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PoK is part of India, expect to have physical jurisdiction over it one day: MEA

Addressing the media on the completion of 100 days of his government, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar asserted that India's position on PoK has always been very clear. "Our position on Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) has always been and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India and we expect one day that we will have the physical jurisdiction over it."

Sep 17, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

India aims for a better, stronger neighbourhood, but Pakistan-sponsored terrorism a challenge: MEA

Addressing the media on the completion of 100 days of his government, Jaishankar in a veiled jibe at Pakistan added that India has a unique challenge from one neighbour. He further added that India can't take any step until the issue of cross border terrorism is successfully addressed and "that neighbour becomes a normal neighbour".

Sep 17, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar briefs media over Kulbushan Jadhav

MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar briefs media over Kulbushan Jadhav. Watch video to know more.

Sep 12, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Kulbhushan Jadhav was under extreme pressure to parrot Pakistan's lies, says MEA

MEA spokesperson Ravish Kumar said that the pressure on Jadhav was amply clear. "While we await a comprehensive report, it was clear that Shri Jadhav appeared to be under extreme pressure to parrot a false narrative to bolster Pakistan’s untenable claims," he said.

Sep 02, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

Exclusion from NRC doesn't make one 'stateless' or 'foreigner': MEA trumps myths on citizenship register

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Sunday said that people excluded from National Register of Citizens (NRC) have not become "stateless" or will be termed as "foreigner" and will continue to enjoy all the rights as before till they exhaust all the remedies available under the law.

Sep 01, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

Pakistan offers India consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav on Monday, remains unclear on terms

Kulbhushan Jadhav, 49, was kidnapped from Balochistan by Pakistani security forces in March of 2016 on false allegations that he was an Indian spy. 

Sep 01, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

India willing to discuss outstanding issues with Pakistan bilaterally: S Jaishankar

Ever since Jammu and Kashmir was stripped of its special status, Islamabad has downgraded bilateral relations with New Delhi by suspending trade.

Aug 31, 2019, 06:36 AM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 desh hit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings top 20 news stories of the day. Watch top 20 big stories with details.

Aug 09, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

Time for Pakistan to accept reality and stop meddling in India's internal affairs: MEA

Govt on Friday said that it's time for Pakistan to accept the reality and stop interfering in internal affairs of other countries.

Aug 09, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

Indian snubs China after Beijing expresses 'concerns' over Jammu and Kashmir

"India doesn't comment on the internal affairs of other countries and similarly expects other countries to do likewise."

Aug 06, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

Pakistan's proposal for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav being evaluated: MEA

Raveesh Kumar, spokesperson of MEA, says response to the proposal from Pakistan would be given through appropriate diplomatic channels.

Aug 01, 2019, 17:32 PM IST

Pakistan's proposal for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav being evaluated: MEA

Raveesh Kumar, spokesperson of MEA, says response to the proposal from Pakistan would be given through appropriate diplomatic channels.

Aug 01, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

After Imran Khan's admission, India tells Pakistan to act against home-grown terrorists

At an event in the US, Imran Khan had admitted that Pakistan still has 40,000 armed people 'who have been trained and fought in some part of Afghanistan or Kashmir.'

Jul 25, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

ICJ verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav upholds India's claim of Pakistan violating Vienna Convention: MEA

The ICJ by a vote of 15-1 on Kulbhushan Jadhav case has upheld India`s claim that Pakistan is in egregious violation of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations on several counts, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Wednesday.

Jul 17, 2019, 23:11 PM IST

ICJ stays Kulbhushan Yadav's execution, orders Pakistan to grant consular access to India

The UN Court on Wednesday stayed the execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav and ordered Pakistan to provide India consular access to him.

Jul 17, 2019, 22:51 PM IST

Location of Dawood Ibrahim no secret, Pakistan still in denial mode: India

It is to be noted that Dawood Ibrahim is wanted in India for 1993 serial bombings in Mumbai that killed over 200 people and both the US and India have designated him as a ''global terrorist''.

Jul 04, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

Cosmetic steps: India on Pakistan's crackdown on JuD chief Hafiz Saeed

The MEA on Thursday termed Pakistan's reported crackdown on JuD chief and 26/11 terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and several others as ''cosmetic steps'' and reiterated that New Delhi will not be fooled by such ''half-hearted measures''.

Jul 04, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

India-Russia S-400 missile deal not discussed during PM Modi-Trump talks: MEA

Raveesh Kumar, the two leaders discussed ways to step up the bilateral military cooperation between India and the United States but there was no mention of the India-Russia S-400 missile deal during their discussion.

Jun 28, 2019, 22:11 PM IST

Ship with 243 people onboard from Kerala missing since January, MEA alerts countries in Pacific region

The MEA is yet to receive any information from these countries in the matter.

Jun 21, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

Yoga postures light up UN Headquarters as International Yoga Day celebrations begin

The United Nations headquarters was lit up with postures of 'Surya Namaskar' and the message of 'Yoga for Climate Action' as India's Permanent Mission to the UN kick-started its celebrations for the 5th International Day of Yoga. 

Jun 21, 2019, 07:00 AM IST