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WHO's approval to Covaxin to significantly ease travel for vaccinated Indians, says MEA
India

WHO's approval to Covaxin to significantly ease travel for vaccinated Indians, says MEA

Some countries had issued individual orders for individual vaccines and they perhaps need to issue separate orders for approving Covaxin, Bagchi said

Covishield controversy shows Britain needs a reality check as much as it does vaccine certificates
India

Covishield controversy shows Britain needs a reality check as much as it does vaccine certificates

The UK should realise that it’s no longer an imperialist power it thinks it is. Today, it is more in need of India’s support, and not the other way round.

'In touch with all concerned', says MEA on reports of kidnapping of Afghanistan-origin Indian in Kabul
India

'In touch with all concerned', says MEA on reports of kidnapping of Afghanistan-origin Indian in Kabul

According to reports, Bansri Lal Arendeh was kidnapped at gunpoint on Tuesday in the Afghan capital city.

'Our government saved us': India brings back nearly 400 from Afghanistan on three special flights
India

'Our government saved us': India brings back nearly 400 from Afghanistan on three special flights

Sunday's rescue mission is part of New Delhi's efforts to airlift its nationals and vulnerable Afghans stuck in the strife-torn country after the Taliban's return.

Rush of troops to Kabul tests Joe Biden's withdrawal deadline from Afghanistan
World

Rush of troops to Kabul tests Joe Biden's withdrawal deadline from Afghanistan

Officials have stressed that the newly arriving troops’ mission is limited to assisting the airlift of embassy personnel and Afghan allies, and they expect to complete it by month's end. But they might have to stay longer if the embassy is threatened by a Taliban takeover of Kabul by then

Afghanistan crisis: India, several other nations reaffirm not to recognise any govt imposed through force
World

Afghanistan crisis: India, several other nations reaffirm not to recognise any govt imposed through force

A statement was issued by Qatar on Friday following two separate meetings in Doha. Participating countries agreed that the Afghan peace process needs to be accelerated as a matter of "great urgency"

'Security institutions stood by idly': India lodges strong protest after temple desecrated in Pakistan's Punjab province
World

'Security institutions stood by idly': India lodges strong protest after temple desecrated in Pakistan's Punjab province

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said on Thursday that Pakistani charge d'affaires was summoned and a firm protest was lodged

India, Georgia agree to work jointly to further strengthen their ties during EAM Jaishankar's visit
India

India, Georgia agree to work jointly to further strengthen their ties during EAM Jaishankar's visit

Jaishankar expressed hope that his visit to Georgia, which is the first by an Indian foreign minister to the country, will be the opening of a new chapter in the relationship

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sports Ministry seeks MEA’s help to get Neeraj Chopra and other overseas-based athletes vaccinated
Sports

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sports Ministry seeks MEA’s help to get Neeraj Chopra and other overseas-based athletes vaccinated

The sportspersons include javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who is based in Uppasala in Sweden, boxers Manish Kaushik, Satish Kumar, Pooja Rani and Simranjeet Kaur who are in Assisi, Italy, and wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia, who are in Russia.

Peace process in West Asia can no longer be kept on the back burner, India tells UN Security Council
India

Peace process in West Asia can no longer be kept on the back burner, India tells UN Security Council

MEA secretary (West) Vikas Swarup also underscored the need for immediate resumption of direct negotiations between Israel and Palestine

China's amassing of troops, attempts to alter status quo was cause of eastern Ladakh face-off: India
India

China's amassing of troops, attempts to alter status quo was cause of eastern Ladakh face-off: India

India's comments came a day after China said that its military deployment in the region is a 'normal defence arrangement aimed at responding to threats'

MEA says Centre will continue 'all efforts' to bring fugitives back to India as Mehul Choksi case continues
India

MEA says Centre will continue 'all efforts' to bring fugitives back to India as Mehul Choksi case continues

MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi added that India has been seeking extradition of fugitives Vijay Mallya and Nirav Modi from the UK

Iran wanted India's involvement at a later stage, says MEA on Farzad-B project
India

Iran wanted India's involvement at a later stage, says MEA on Farzad-B project

ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL), the overseas investment arm of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), had in 2008 discovered the gas field in the Farsi offshore exploration block

Sports ministry approaches Ministry of External Affairs to get UK visa for Sania Mirza's son
Sports

Sports ministry approaches Ministry of External Affairs to get UK visa for Sania Mirza's son

Sania Mirza is scheduled to compete in the Nottingham Open (from 6 June), Birmingham Open (from 14 June), the Eastbourne Open (from 20 June) and the Wimbledon (from 28 June).

Addressing the China challenge: Perceptive shifts in India’s strategic behaviour hints at greater appetite for risk-taking
India

Addressing the China challenge: Perceptive shifts in India’s strategic behaviour hints at greater appetite for risk-taking

Notwithstanding the fire and brimstone response from Beijing, New Delhi should gradually aspire for a more normalised, cooperative and rational relationship with Taiwan

India, Russia hold 'comprehensive, productive' talks on Afghan peace process, bilteral cooperation
World

India, Russia hold 'comprehensive, productive' talks on Afghan peace process, bilteral cooperation

Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov added that Russia was ready for the transfer of cutting edge technologies and 'additional manufacturing' of weapons systems to India

Centre terms Freedom House report as 'misleading, incorrect', says India has established democratic practices
India

Centre terms Freedom House report as 'misleading, incorrect', says India has established democratic practices

The report titled 'Democracy Under Siege' by the Freedom House downgraded India's status to a 'partly free' nation on Wednesday, claiming a sustained erosion of civil liberties in the country

Farmers' protest: UN human rights office calls on authorities, agitators to 'exercise maximum restraint'
India

Farmers' protest: UN human rights office calls on authorities, agitators to 'exercise maximum restraint'

'It's crucial to find equitable solutions with due respect to human rights for all,' the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said

Farmers' protest: Indian athletes continue to show no desire to become champions of people's rights
Sports

Farmers' protest: Indian athletes continue to show no desire to become champions of people's rights

To expect the sporting fraternity to stand up for the right to free speech of the farmers is too far fetched now.

International celebs back farmers' protests, MEA hits back; will win this fight, vows Rakesh Tikait
India

International celebs back farmers' protests, MEA hits back; will win this fight, vows Rakesh Tikait

Bharatiya Kisan Union(BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait indirectly warned the Modi government it could lose power if the stir for the repeal of the three new agri laws continues