Uzbek Ambassador to India Farhod Arziev appointed First Deputy Foreign Minister
Uzbekistan has now emerged as India's key partner in Central Asia as Delhi pushes to take ties with the landlocked region to the next level.
India cautious despite Taliban outreach, Eid ceasefire
India is cautious, notwithstanding the Taliban's outreach to New Delhi, even as it wel...
Chinese ambassador to Israel found dead in home
Du Wei, 58, was appointed envoy in February in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. He prev...
UNEP extends Dia Mirza's term as Goodwill Ambassador till 2022
The actres, who is also a United Nations Sustainability Development Goals Advocate, said she views the extension as an opportunity.
S-400, key arms deals with Russia on track: Indian Ambassador to Russia
“There was a slight shift in the supply schedule by two weeks, but all key contracts will be implemented…I do not expect any problems," Varma told Russian official news agency TASS. In February, Vladimir Drozhzhov, Deputy Director of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation of Russia, said that the first batch of S-400s would be delivered by the end of 2021.
Indian-US firms working together on atleast 3 COVID-19 vaccines: Ambassador Sandhu
Indian Ambassador to United States Taranjit Singh Sandhu on May 10 said that there are at least three vaccines on which Indian and US compan...
Coronavirus outbreak not to affect S-400 deliveries to India: Ambassador
Last year, India made the first tranche of payment of around USD 800 million to Russia for the missile systems. In October 2018, India had signed a $5 billion deal with Russia to buy five units of the S-400 air defence missile systems, notwithstanding warning from the Trump administration that going ahead with the contract may invite US sanctions.
Seven envoys present credentials via video-conferencing: a new chapter in India’s digital diplomacy
The credential ceremony was conducted via a video-conferencing from the South Block as the envoys stood in front of a large screen one after another. This exercise was conducted as usual credential ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhawan could not be arranged due to spread of Covid.
India ready to contribute to WHO reforms after pandemic is over: Indian Ambassador to Moscow
"I see that Russia and India have common interests and approaches both at the level of ministries of health and at the political level. Therefore, there are prospects for cooperation between the two countries that are relatively successfully coping with the pandemic," the envoy Bala Venkatesh Varma suggested.
MEA summons Iranian ambassador on Delhi violence remark
The Ministry of External Affairs summoned Iranian Ambassador Ali Chegeni on Tuesday over the Iranian Foreign Minister comments on social med...
India's ambassador to Afghanistan visits gurdwara, shares grief with victims of terror attack
At least 25 worshippers were killed and eight others injured when a heavily armed suicide bomber stormed a prominent gurdwara on Wednesday in the heart of Afghanistan's capital of Kabul, in one of the deadliest attacks on the minority Sikh community in the strife-torn country.
India and US collaborating on combating COVID-19: Ambassador Sandhu
"In the present context of COVID-19 pandemic, close collaboration in the areas of diagnostics and therapeutics of the disease is underway," India's Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu said.
Indian pharmaceutical firms will play important role in fight against COVID19 pandemic: Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu
India, one of the largest producers of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine, has seen a spurt in demand in recent weeks. India has sent the drug to over 50 countries over the last few days, including the United States, he said on Tuesday.
Realme names Salman Khan as brand ambassador
This is the first time Salman Khan has collaborated with a smartphone brand in India. Other popular brands such as Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi had roped in various celebrities to advertise theirproducts.For example, Oppo signed actors Ranbeer Kapoor, Katrina Kaif andsinger-rapper Badshah to endorse its Reno series.
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