SAARC panel decides to dissolve 3 regional centres

The SAARC committee on Saturday decided to dissolve three regional centres, including one in India, and merge four others to end the duplication of work and reduce its budget.

Fresh incursion by China in Ladakh ahead of President Xi Jinping’s visit

Ahead of President Xi Jinping's visit, Chinese civilians have entered Indian territory in Demchok in Ladakh.

Russia ''will react'' if EU implements new sanctions: Foreign Ministry

Russia`s Foreign Ministry vowed on Saturday to react if the European Union implements new sanctions against Moscow over its role in the Ukraine crisis.

95 percent of registered Syrian expats voted in embassies: Committee

Syria`s electoral commission said on Saturday that 95 percent of registered expatriate voters took part in a presidential election expected to return incumbent Bashar al-Assad to power, state media said.

Sudan mother facing apostasy death sentence to be freed soon: Official

A Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to hang for apostasy will be "freed within days", a foreign ministry official told AFP on Saturday.

Ten Chadians killed in southern Libya: Ministry

Ten Chadian nationals have been gunned down in southern Libya by attackers in military uniform, the Chadian foreign ministry said Thursday.

Hackers break into Brazil foreign ministry email system

Hackers penetrated Brazil`s foreign ministry internal email system but failed to get access to confidential government documents and cables, a ministry spokesman said on Tuesday.

Iran summons Bahraini envoy over minister`s remarks

Iran Foreign Ministry summoned Bahrain`s charge d`affaires to protest what it called "unfounded anti-Iran allegations" by the foreign minister of the Persian Gulf country.

Stop racism in Goa, says Eduardo Faleiro

Former minister of state for external affairs Eduardo Faleiro Friday condemned the ongoing racism against dark-skinned Nigerians in Goa.

Finland’s Foreign Ministry hacked from abroad

Finland`s Foreign Ministry says its computer networks have been widely hacked but that no highly sensitive information was lost.

Syria accuses US of concealing unwillingness to help resolve crisis

Syria``s Foreign Ministry on Friday accused the US administration of continuing its "lies and deception" to conceal its stance that rejects peaceful solution to Syria``s long-standing conflict.

Gunmen surround foreign ministry in Libya capital

Gunmen on Sunday surrounded Libya`s foreign ministry demanding it be "cleansed of agents" and ambassadors of ousted dictator Moamer Kadhafi and warned they will spread their protest if their demands are not met.

Soon, Foreign Ministry to be on Facebook

The Indian Foreign Ministry is shortly coming to a social networking tool near you.

Taiwan will not seek UN membership this year: Foreign Ministry

Taiwan will not attempt to seek
United Nations membership this year, officials said on Friday, in
a move one observer said was aimed at patching up ties with
Beijing after the Dalai Lama`s visit.