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India asks group of countries to deny entry to Nirav Modi

India asks group of countries to deny entry to Nirav Modi. India has requested a group of countries to deny entry to diamantaire Nirav Modi, who is wanted in a money laundering case, related to multi-crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam, Ministry of External Affairs Raveesh Kumar said on Thursday. Nirav is reportedly in the

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MEA writes to European countries to trace Nirav Modi

MEA writes to European countries to trace Nirav Modi. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has sought assistance from select European countries to trace and restrict absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi’s movements. As per sources, the MEA, last week, had written letters regarding the same to France, United Kingdom, and Belgium. Indian missions in these countries

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Ministry of External Affairs denies foul play in Sridevi’s demise

Ministry of External Affairs denies foul play in Sridevi’s demise. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday rejected claims of foul play on the demise of Bollywood actress Sridevi and clarified that if there was anything suspicious, it would have come out by now. At a regular press briefing, MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said,

Passport biometrics exempted

Govt: Passport biometrics exempted for children up to 5 years

Passport biometrics exempted: Infants and minor children up to the age of five years have been exempted by the Ministry of External Affairs from giving biometrics to the passport issuing authority, the parliament was informed on Wednesday. Union Minister of State for External Affairs General (retd.) V K Singh, in a written reply in the

Govt to facilitate Sri Lankan pilgrims by ferry for TN temple visit

New Delhi [India], December 21 : – The Central Government on Thursday has agreed to facilitate the travel of Sri Lankan pilgrims, through a ferry from Kankesanturai, near Jaffna, in northern Sri Lanka to Chennai.The pilgrims, who are devotees of Lord Shiva, have expressed their desire to visit the Thillai Nataraja Temple in Chidambaram town

Sushma meets US Secretary of State

New Delhi, Oct 25, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson who is on his first visit to India in his official capacity.”Strengthening strategic partnership. EAM @SushmaSwaraj welcomes US Secretary of State Tillerson, his first India visit as Secretary of State,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted.The

New horizones for All India Radio, expand services to Japan, Germany

New horizones for All India Radio, expand services to Japan, Germany

The All India Radio (AIR) is planning to cover new horizons beyond the India. AIR is underway to catch the international audience by launching new services for several countries, including Japan, Germany and some in the Commonwealth of Independent States, with an aim to make stronger the government’s diplomatic efforts and outreach programmes to the

MEA released list of 74 missing Defense employess

MEA released list of 74 missing Defense employees

The Ministry of External Affairs has released a list of 74 missing defense personnel in the country. The list includes names of 54 jawans missing in 1965 and 1971 wars. RTI Activist, Dal Charld Panwar, had asked the Ministry of External Affairs under the jurisdictional rights act that the union government should tell how many

Search ops underway for 39 missing Indians: Iraq

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS ISIS in 2014, further assuring there is a high level coordination between Iraqi and Indian concerned authorities to locate them. The Government of India has already sent two high-level senior delegations to Iraq to follow up on this matter. However, Iraqi Ambassador

Raveesh Kumar to be next MEA spokesperson- daily post india

Raveesh Kumar to be next MEA spokesperson

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Consul General of India in Frankfurt (Germany) Raveesh Kumar will replace Gopal Baglay as Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson. Baglay was appointed as Joint Secretary in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on Friday. Baglay will replace Vinay Mohan Kwatra, who has been appointed as India’s Ambassador to France. Baglay

No need of visiting Delhi to get visa

Thousands of people going abroad for the job will not have to resort to revolving around Delhi to get their documents sealed (Attestation). This formality will be completed in the foreign building which is being built in the capital.All the offices of the Ministry of External Affairs will come under one roof. Foreign Bhawan has

Cross-border terrorism, main issue between Indo-Pak: MEA

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Cross-border terrorism, main issue India Pakistan: MEA. New Delhi, Jul 13, India today said its position on bilaterally resolving all matters with Pakistan including the Kashmir issue had not changed, in what was a virtual snub to China which

Modi seeks UK’s help in return of economic offenders

Modi seeks UK’s help return economic offenders Mallya. Hamburg, Jul 8, As India works hard to ensure return of fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today pressed upon his British counterpart Theresa May to ensure UK’s cooperation to bring back economic offenders.Mallya has been in the UK for months, escaping arrest warrants

PM Modi’s Israel visit- Water, Agriculture on agenda

PM Narendra Modi’s Israel visit- Water, Agriculture agenda. During PM Narendra Modi’s visit to Israel, Water and agriculture will be high on agenda, the country’s director general of foreign affairs said at a press briefing on Monday. Yuval Rotem, Director General of Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will escort and

Nearly 100 Indian sailors stranded in UAE waters: Report

Nearly 100 Indian sailors stranded UAE waters: Report Dubai, Jul 2 (PTI) About 100 Indian sailors aboard 22 ships have been stranded in UAE waters and have sought the help of the Indian Consulate General in Dubai, according to a media report. Citing the Indian Consul General of Dubai, Vipul, the Gulf News said that

Indian boy dies after falling into manhole in Qatar

Indian boy dies falling manhole Qatar Al Wukair settlement. Doha, June 26 (IANS) A six-year-old Indian boy has died after falling into an uncovered manhole in Al Wukair settlement of Qatar. The victim was identified as Izan Ahmed Basheer and his family hails from Koduvally in Kerala’s Kozhikode district.The incident happened on Saturday night near

China mum over stopping Indian pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar

China mum stopping Indian pilgrims Kailash Mansarovar. Beijing, June 26 (IANS) China on Monday refused to tell why it had stopped a group of Indian pilgrims from travelling to Kailash Mansarovar, saying the foreign ministries of both countries are in touch over the issue.”According to my information, the foreign ministries of the two countries are

Passports to be in both English and Hindi

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Passports English Hindi. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today announced that passports would now be in both Hindi and English, and not just in English.She also announced 10 per cent reduction in passport fee for applicants who are under eight and over 60. Personal details in passports are now printed only

4 Indians released from Pakistan jails back home

Four Indians prisoners released Pakistan jails back home and reached India today. The prisoners are Suraj Ram, Sohan Lal, Mohamed Maqbul Lone and Abdul Majid.“Four Indian civil prisoners were released in Pakistan and they have crossed over to India this afternoon,” Spokesperson in the External Affairs Ministry Gopal Baglay said.He said they were released from Pakistani

Decision on new Attorney General soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said the government has taken note of Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi’s letter expressing unwillingness to continue as the country’s top law officer. Addressing the media about achievements of his ministry in the past three years, Prasad said that Rohatgi has desired not to continue owing to pressing personal