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Jan 04, 2018
Triple talaq: BJP's MJ Akbar told Rajiv Gandhi to overturn Shah Bano case in 1986, has now switched positionMinister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar has received fulsome praise for his speech in Parliament supporting the adoption of the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017.
Dec 20, 2017
Arab world seeks India's support ahead of vote on crucial UN resolution on JerusalemUnlike in the Council, there is no veto in the Assembly and a resolution criticising the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital
Dec 15, 2017
MJ Akbar says only nationalism, nation-state can combat 'existential challenge' of terrorismSpeaking at the India Ideas Conclave, MJ Akbar contended that faith-based terrorism challenges the concept of a nation-state and presents an existential challenge
Nov 22, 2017
From 'secret message' groups to utilising time-differences, how India ensured Dalveer Bhandari clinched ICJ electionDiplomacy played an extremely important part in Dalveer Bhandari's election to the ICJ as Indian diplomats worked with their international counterparts to defeat UK.
Oct 29, 2017
India, UAE hold strategic dialogue in Abu Dhabi, discuss bilateral trade and investmentIndian delegation at the talks was led by Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar while UAE side was headed by its Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr Anwar Gargash
Sep 28, 2017
India doing too little to secure release of its citizens languishing in Gulf jails; Pinarayi Vijayan urges Sushma Swaraj to actThe Kerala chief minister is hopeful that the release of a large number of prisoners in the jails in West Asia can be secured since they are involved in petty civil cases.
Sep 24, 2017
MJ Akbar says world needs to fight terrorism together without compromise, invokes BRICS resolutionMinister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar has said that terrorism is the greatest challenge faced by the world as of now and it needs to be fought unitedly without a "compromise".
Aug 01, 2017
Sushma Swaraj meets Somali foreign minister Yusuf Garaad Omar; discusses piracy, maritime securityWith many ships, including Indian ones, becoming victim of piracy in the Gulf of Aden, India and Somalia on Tuesday discussed piracy and maritime security.
Jul 27, 2017
Sushma Swaraj says there is no quid pro quo with China regarding stapled visa, Tibet issuesThere is no quid pro quo with China on the issue of "sufferings" of the Tibetan people and stapled visas being given to Arunachal Pradesh residents by Beijing, the government said
Jul 15, 2017
Govt working on having one passport centre every 50 km across India: MJ Akbar"Passport is a right. It is not a gift. We are a democracy," MJ Akbar said while inaugurating the Post Office Passport Seva Kendra in Kolkata