Saturday, September 25, 2021Pakistan an arsonist disguised as firefighter, a suppressor of minorities: India hits back at Imran Khan

New York, Sep 25: India slammed Pakistan as an “arsonist disguising itself as a firefighter” and a country that nurtures terrorists in its backyard as a matter of state policy which has led the entire region and world to suffer, in reply to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s tirade against the country at the UN General Assembly.

Sneha Dubey, First Secretary in India's UN Mission, in a scathi


Saturday, September 25, 2021PM holds 1stbilateral meeting with US Prez

Washington: US President Joe Biden said on Friday that the relationship between India and the US, the world's two largest democracies, is destined to be "stronger, closer and tighter , as he hosted Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House for the first bilateral meeting and discussed a wide range of priority issues, including combating COVID-19, climate change, trade and the Indo-Pacific.


Friday, September 24, 2021Vice President Kamala Harris to host meeting with Quad leaders

Washington, September 24: US Vice President Kamala Harris would host a separate meeting with the prime ministers of three Quad countries - India, Australia and Japan - at the White House to discuss with them the important factors for democracies to go forward, officials said.

President Joe Biden will host the three prime ministers -- Narendra Modi, Scott Morrison from Australia and Yoshihide S


Friday, September 24, 2021UK backbench MPs debate Kashmir motion, India condemns abusive language

London, September 24: Members of Parliament from the UK's All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Kashmir have tabled a motion on Human rights in Kashmir for a debate in the House of Commons, drawing a strong reaction from India which said any assertion made in any forum on a subject related to an integral part of the country needs to be duly substantiated with authentic verifiable facts.



Friday, September 24, 2021Biden to host Indo-Pacific leaders as China concerns grow

Jammu, September 24: President Joe Biden is set to host the first in-person gathering of leaders of an Indo-Pacific alliance known as " the Quad on Friday, wrapping up a tough week of diplomacy in which he faced no shortage of criticism from both allies and adversaries.

Biden's meeting with leaders from India, Japan and Australia at the White House gives the US president a chance to put the sp


Thursday, September 23, 2021Taliban's commitment not to allow Afghan soil for terrorism should be implemented: EAM

New York, Sep 23: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar stressed on Tuesday that the Taliban’s commitment not to allow use of Afghanistan's soil for terrorism in any manner should be implemented.

In his address to the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on Afghanistan, Jaishankar also said that the international community must come together in response to the humanitarian needs in the country.


Thursday, September 23, 2021PM Modi arrives in Washington to exuberant welcome from Indian diaspora

Washington, Sep 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the US to an enthusiastic welcome from the Indian diaspora community.

He was received at the Andrew Airbase by T.H. Brian McKeon, Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources, on behalf of the Government of the USA, and by Indian Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu. The Indian tricolour was fluttering at the Andrews Airbase alo


Thursday, September 23, 2021PM for mutual recognition of vaccine certificates

Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that international travel should be made easier through mutual recognition of vaccine certificates, amid several countries adopting different sets of rules to allow foreigners to enter their territory in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In his video remarks at the Global COVID Summit hosted by US President Joe Biden, Modi also said Ind


Wednesday, September 22, 2021PM Modi leaves for US visit

New Delhi, Sep 22: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday embarked on a four-day visit to the US, where he will attend the first in-person Quad summit, besides holding important bilateral meetings with US President Joe Biden, and with his counterparts from Australia and Japan, as well as address the UN General Assembly.

“A visit of enormous significance!

“PM @narendramodi embarks on a vi


Wednesday, September 22, 2021Number of people injured in Russia's Perm University shooting climbs to 43 - Ministry

Yekaterinburg, Russia, Sep 22: The number of people injured in the recent shooting in Russia's Perm State University reached 43, all of them are in satisfactory condition except for the attacker, the regional health ministry said on Wednesday.

A student opened fire on Monday on the university campus, killing six people. The suspect resisted the police during the detention and was wounded.



Wednesday, September 22, 2021My US visit will help consolidate relations with US, Japan, Australia: PM Modi

New Delhi, Sep 22: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who embarks on Wednesday on a four-day visit to the US to participate in the Quad Leaders’ summit and also address the UN General Assembly, said his visit would be an occasion to strengthen the Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership with the US and also consolidate relations with strategic partners Japan and Australia and take forward their col


Tuesday, September 21, 2021PM Modi to visit US, to attend QUAD meeting, UN General Assembly

New Delhi, Sep 21: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the US from September 22 to 25, where he will hold a bilateral meeting with President Joe Biden, attend a meeting of the QUAD and also address at the UN General assembly.

During the visit that comes after Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, the situation the the country and its impact on the region are on the agenda, Foreign Secretary Ha


Tuesday, September 21, 2021COVID-19: Vaccinated passengers from India, other nations can travel to US from November

Washington [US], Sept 21: Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the United States has allowed fully vaccinated flyers from several countries, including India, to enter America from early November.
The US announced that strict protocols will be in place from early November to curb the spread of COVID-19 from international passengers.
According to a senior government official, once the protocol is


Tuesday, September 21, 2021Afghanistan situation, threat of terrorism to figure in bilateral between PM Modi, US President Biden

Washington, Sep 21: Ahead of US President Joe Biden’s bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, the US said it will give the two leaders an opportunity to talk about the threat of terrorism and the situation in Afghanistan, as well as help reinforce and give momentum to the Quad discussion.

“In the bilateral with Prime Minister Modi, the two leaders will have the opportuni


Monday, September 20, 2021Hindu family in Pak tortured, held hostage for fetching drinking water from mosque

Islamabad: Fetching drinking water from a mosque in Pakistan’s Punjab province landed a family of poor farmers from the minority Hindu community in trouble as some people tortured and held them hostage for violating the sanctity of their place of worship, a media report said on Monday.
Alam Ram Bheel, a resident of Punjab’s Rahimyar Khan city, was picking raw cotton along with his other family m


Sunday, September 19, 2021EAM Jaishankar holds 'very useful discussions' on Afghanistan, Indo-Pacific with Saudi FM

New Delhi, Sep 19: External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Sunday met with visiting Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan al Saud here during which both sides had a “very useful exchange of views” on the developments in Afghanistan, the Gulf and the Indo-Pacific and also reviewed the implementation of the bilateral Strategic Partnership Council Agreement.

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