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.
UN chief appreciates India's assistance to other countries during COVID-19 pandemic: Ambassador Tirumurti
India has sent essential drugs, testing kits and other medical assistance to many countries around the world, including to the US, to help fight the coronavirus that has infected over 5.8 million globally. The death toll from the pandemic has surpassed 358,373.
China, India should not let differences shadow overall ties: Sun Weidong, Chinese Ambassador
China and India should never let their differences shadow the overall bilateral ties and must enhance mutual trust, Chinese Ambassador Sun W...
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.
India denies reports of snubbing Nepal's envoy in Delhi
In a short span of time since taking charge, Foreign Secretary has already met the Nepalese Ambassador twice. Joint Secretary North, MEA has also met Ambassador of Nepal several times, and remains in regular contact with him, sources added. The Northern division of MEA deals with Nepal and Bhutan.
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.
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