Indian Consulate in Sydney evacuated, staff safe: Govt

New Delhi: The Indian Consulate in Sydney was today evacuated in view of the hostage situation in a cafe near its premises and all the staff members are safe, the External Affairs Ministry Monday said.

Problems faced by Indian crew members in Dubai on the rise

There has been a sharp increase in cases related to problems faced by Indian crew members on the coast of Dubai and Northern Emirates, Indian diplomats here have said, admitting that they have received many SOS calls in the recent past.

Indian Consulate in NY hailed as model of 'Swachh Consulate'

In keeping with the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign, the Indian Consulate here undertook a massive cleanliness drive at its premises and is being hailed as a model of 'Swachh Consulate,' setting an example for other Indian missions and posts abroad to take up similar efforts.

`Afghans happy with Narendra Modi becoming Indian PM`

Indian envoy to Afghanistan Amar Sinha on Tuesday said that the Indian aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan is safe and the government is working towards getting him released.

Kidnapped Indian NGO worker `traced, safe`, 12 arrested in Afghanistan

Indian aid worker Father Alexis Prem Kumar Antonysamy, who was recently kidnapped in Afghanistan by some unidentified militants, has been located to the Gulran district of Herat province in Afghanistan.

Foreign Secy visits Herat to review consulate security

Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh today reviewed the security situation for the Indian consulate in Afghanistan`s Herat which was attacked last week.

US condemns attack on Indian consulate in Afghanistan

The US has condemned the attack on the Indian consulate in Herat and said America will keep working on the security situation with Afghanistan as the war-torn nation transitions to a "different period".

Manmohan condemns attack on Indian consulate

Outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday condemned the attack on the Indian consulate in Afghanistan, but said it won`t undermine the close ties between New Delhi and Kabul.

UN condemns attack on Indian consulate in Afghanistan

The UN on Friday condemned the attack on the Indian consulate in the Afghan city of Herat in which four heavily-armed gunmen launched an assault on the complex and were subsequently killed in an encounter.

Hamid Ansari condemns attack on Indian consulate in Afghanistan

Condemning the attack on Indian consulate in Afghanistan, Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday said such acts of violence will not weaken New Delhi`s resolve to assist Kabul in building a strong and stable country.

Outgoing PM Manmohan Singh condemns attack on Herat consulate

Outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday strongly condemned the attack on Indian consulate in Herat and expressed gratitude to the Afghan forces and Indian security personnel for repulsing it.

Pakistan condemns attack on Indian consulate in Herat

Pakistan on Friday condemned the attack on the Indian consulate in Herat in Afghanistan.

Narendra Modi speaks to Indian ambassador after consulate attack

Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi spoke to Indian ambassador to Afghanistan Amar Sinha and assured support to the staff at the Indian consulate that was attacked by gunmen, an official said on Friday.

`Indian consulate staff in Afghanistan safe`

All staff in the Indian consulate in Afghanistan that was attacked on Friday are safe, said Syed Akbaruddin, external affairs ministry spokesperson.

Terror attack on Indian consulate in Afghanistan foiled, four gunmen killed

Four heavily-armed insurgents attacked the Indian consulate in western Afghanistan`s Herat province, wounding at least two policemen.

Ridiculous to link US cop`s arrest with Devyani Khobragade case: India

The Indian consulate in New York dismissed as "ridiculous" suggestions that there was any connection between the detention of a US police official in New Delhi and the earlier arrest of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade here.

Dozens of Indian passport stolen from San Francisco

Several dozen Indian passports have reportedly been stolen from a private company, to which the Indian Consulate in San Francisco outsourced various visa and passport related services.

All arrangements for Indian Hajj pilgrims completed in Saudi

All arrangements for over one lakh Indian Hajj pilgrims this year have been completed by Indian authorities in Saudi Arabia.

UNSC condemns attack near Indian consulate in Jalalabad

The United Nations Security Council has condemned the suicide bomb attack near Indian Consulate in Jalalabad that left 12 persons dead, calling for the need to bring perpetrators of this act of terrorism to justice.

Needle of suspicion points to LeT for Jalalabad bombing

Trained operatives of Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba could be behind Saturday`s suicide bombing outside the Indian consulate in Jalalabad.