We are in close touch with Bangladesh over disturbing reports of attacks on Durga Puja pandals: India

New Delhi, Oct 14 (UNI) India said on Thursday that it has seen the “disturbing reports of untoward incidents” of attacks on Durga Puja celebrations in Bangladesh and has noted that Dhaka has “reacted promptly” to ensure control of the situation, including

India stresses on importance of combating terrorism in Afghanistan at UN

United Nations, Sep 28 (UNI) India reiterated the importance of combating terrorism in Afghanistan and cautioned against narratives to justify terrorism, in the wake of Pakistan pushing aggressively for recognition to the Taliban government in Kabul. 
During talks bet

Govt to introduce new Emigration Bill in Parliament for approval: Top Official

New Delhi, Sep 14 (UNI) Keeping in mind the mobility of Indian professionals abroad, while adhering to the norms of safe and legal migration, India has negotiated Mobility and Migration Partnership Agreements (MMPA) with several countries, including France, Germany, Denmark, UK,

India conveyed its prime concern to Taliban that Afghan soil should not be used for terrorist or anti-India activities: MEA on Doha Meeting

New Delhi, Sep 2 (UNI) India said Thursday that its “prime and immediate concern” is that Afghan soil should not be used for anti-India activities or terrorism against India, which was conveyed to the Taliban side during the meeting in Doha on Tuesday, and a “po

No clarity about any entity forming govt in Kabul: India

New Delhi, Aug 27 (UNI) India said on Friday that the situation on the ground in Afghanistan is very uncertain, and there is no clarity about any entity forming a government in Kabul.

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagchi, answering queries at a

India moving Kabul ambassador, staff back immediately in view of deteriorating circumstances

New Delhi, Aug 17 (UNI) India said on Tuesday that it is moving its ambassador in Kabul, Rudrendra Tandon, and the Indian staff at the Embassy there back to India immediately in view of the prevailing circumstances.

"In view of the prevailing circumstances, it

India slams PoK polls as 'cosmetic exercise' to hide illegal occupation, lodges strong protest with Pak

New Delhi, Jul 29 (UNI) India on Thursday slammed the elections held in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir as “nothing but an attempt by Pakistan to camouflage its illegal occupation” and added that New Delhi has lodged a strong protest with the Pakistani authorities.
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Cabinet approves MoU b/w India & UK on Migration & Mobility Partnership

New Delhi, May 5 (UNI) The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Migration and Mobility Partnership between India and the United Kingdom (UK). 
The MoU is aimed at liberalising issuance of visas promoting mobility of student

India-Russia Annual Summit could not take place due to COVID-19: MEA

New Delhi, Dec 23 (UNI) The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Wednesday said the India-Russia Annual Summit could not take place due to the COVID-19 pandemic and any imputation otherwise was false and misleading.

In response to a media report regarding the India-Rus