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Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)

India takes up Telangana men in war issue with Russia

India earlier had said it is aware that a few Indians have been recruited in “support jobs with the Russian Army”

27 Feb 2024 2:02 AM

Dilip Cherian | Exit of Ajit Pawar principal secy is hint at status quo

Sharma’s abrupt transfer marks the premature end of his first stint in the prestigious Mantralaya

23 Nov 2023 12:02 AM

Dilip Cherian | Two decades on, India plans to strengthen diplomatic corps

This view was endorsed earlier by the parliamentary standing committee on external affairs.

19 Oct 2023 12:10 AM

India slams OIC for resorting to 'falsehoods and misrepresentation'

The reaction by the MEA came a day after the OIC at its foreign ministerial meeting in Pakistan criticised India for its policy on Kashmir

25 Mar 2022 12:37 AM

Government trying for more flights to airlift Indians from Ukraine

Control rooms have also been set up and emergency helplines announced by the Indian embassy in Ukraine to handle queries by Indian citizens

16 Feb 2022 11:58 PM


Dilip Cherian | Diplomatic pool to get eight new joint secys soon

It is a known fact that India’s foreign service is woefully understaffed, with most Indian missions abroad having too few diplomats

05 Mar 2021 7:37 AM

India stresses on mutually agreed reciprocal actions to resolve Ladakh tensions

Sixth meeting gave Senior Commanders an opportunity to have in-depth exchanges of views on stabilizing the situation along LAC: MEA

25 Sep 2020 2:21 PM

Pakistan includes J-K, Junagadh in its new political map: Revisiting the Junagadh issue

Junagadh and its vassal enclaves were ruled by Muslim rulers but their population was overwhelmingly Hindu.

05 Aug 2020 12:13 PM

India objects to Pakistan's decision to convert Lahore gurdwara into mosque

India said the Gurudwara is a place of reverence and considered sacred by the Sikh community

28 Jul 2020 9:55 AM

Indian and Chinese officials review border situation through video conference

This was the 16th meeting of the Working Mechanism for Consultation & Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC).

11 Jul 2020 9:46 AM


Rahul questions Modi government over omission of Galwan Valley talks in MEA statement

Doval and Wang, who are special representatives for boundary talks between the two countries, held a telephonic conversation on Sunday.

07 Jul 2020 1:44 PM

If not for Chinese provocation, our soldiers would be alive, says India

New Delhi said the casualties on both sides could have been avoided but for Chinese actions.

17 Jun 2020 12:27 AM

MEA: India firm in protecting sovereignity at border but also engaging with China

Reiterates border dispute is an internal matter between India and China.

29 May 2020 1:08 PM

Vande Bharat mission: MEA refutes West Bengal minister's discrimination charges

“MEA does not discriminate between states,

15 May 2020 9:31 AM

India lodges protest against Pak plan for Gilgit-Baltistan polls

India has always regarded Gilgit-Baltistan as part of its territory which has been under the illegal occupation of Pakistan since 1947-48

04 May 2020 8:24 PM


TO THE NEW develops ‘Performance Smartboard’ for the Ministry of External Affairs

The MEA Performance Smartboard was launched by Hon'ble Minister of External Affairs, Dr. S Jaishankar.

22 Aug 2019 6:12 PM

Imran Khan's reference to Kashmir during pious occasion regrettable: MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said Jammu and Kashmir was an 'integral and inalienable' part of India.

28 Nov 2018 8:39 PM

Pakistan not sincere in bringing 26/11 perpetrators to justice, says India

The Ministry of External Affairs issued a statement saying families of 166 victims from 15 countries still await closure.

26 Nov 2018 4:52 PM

'Pak's desire for peace hollow', India protests killing of 3 soldiers along LoC

Pak High Commission official was summoned and demarche was made over killing of soldiers during cross-border infiltration bid.

23 Oct 2018 12:22 PM

UNGA: Sushma Swaraj holds bilateral meetings with key foreign counterparts

Swaraj held bilateral meetings on the sidelines of UN General Assembly and discussed issues such as trade, investment and capacity building.

25 Sep 2018 1:27 PM