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Congress accuses Narendra Modi, Sushma Swaraj of misleading nation over Chinese presence in Doka La - Firstpost

<b>New Delhi:</b> The Congress on Thursday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj of misleading the nation over …

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Sushma Swaraj meets Bangladesh Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Reuters Photo)<p>External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday met visiting Bangladesh Foreign Minister …

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Terrorism the ‘Mother of All Disruptions’, ‘Connectivity’ Not Far Behind, says Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj said that the time terror was seen as other people’s problem is ‘long gone’ and that ‘zero tolerance is the call of the day’.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> …

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Pakistan and US key factors in rebuilding India-China ties: Swamy

India and China can break fresh ground if Beijing re-works its relationship with Pakistan on terrorism, in tune with firm assurances from New Delhi …

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Terrorism erodes economy: Sushma Swaraj

Hitting out at the sponsors of international terrorism, India on Wednesday urged for greater consensus among countries for devising a global strategy.<p>…

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Netanyahu bats for closer Indo-Israel ties, says 'radical Islam can upset international system'

The threat of radical Islam and its terrorist offshoots can "upset" the international system, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said today, …

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Benjamin Netanyahu's India tour: Israel PM visits Taj Mahal, praises India's economic prowess at Raisina Dialogue - Firstpost

On the second day of his state visit to India, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara arrived at Agra on Tuesday morning to see …

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Terrorism more dangerous when actively backed by states, says Sushma Swaraj

“Like terrorism, nuclear proliferation cannot be addressed effectively in a segmented manner. Fuller disclosure and greater accountability are a …

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Indians stranded in Erbil in Iraq

A number of workers from the district who had gone to the Gulf countries on a visit visa are stranded in Erbil in Kurdistan region of Northern Iraq …

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What is ASEAN?

India has invited leaders of all 10 countries of Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to attend its Republic Day celebrations on January …

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Rocket Lands in Indian Embassy in Kabul, No Casualties Reported

Share this:<p>There is no clarity yet if the Indian embassy, located in a high-security diplomatic zone, was the target of the attack.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> A …

Narendra Modi

The big news: Judges who spoke against CJI left out of crucial cases, and nine other top stories

Other headlines: VHP leader Pravin Togadia was found unconscious after he was reported missing, and 4 sexual assault cases were reported in Haryana …

Crime

Can India really play 'best friends' to Israel, Palestine and Iran at the same time?

'De-hyphenate!'<p>That's the word being used to describe India's nimble delinking of bilateral relations with Israel and with Palestine. And that …

India

India’s sense of superiority miffs neighbors

Illustration: Peter C. Espina/GT<p>Maldivian Foreign Minister Mohamed Asim's three-day visit to India last week during which he met Prime Minister …

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Dear Foreign Minister, Digital Diplomacy Needs a Thicker Skin

Share this:<p>Sushma Swaraj won peoples’ hearts with her open access policy on Twitter. Which is why her brittle response to an op-ed criticising her …

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Indian Army chief’s comments about Doklam ‘unconstructive’, says China

The Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Bipin Rawat’s statement went against the consensus that Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping had reached in September …

China

Indian tour guide on trip to Dubai dies at hotel

Dubai: A young tour guide from India died at Aquaventure Waterpark in Atlantis hotel resort in Dubai, leaving a tourist group of 46 in shock.<p>Kaushal …

Travel

BJP leader takes lead to repatriate speech, hearing impaired Pakistani boy lodged in juvenile home for 3 years

The boy had accidentally crossed over to the Indian side nearly three years ago and was held by the BSF.

India

Sushma Swaraj helps Indian woman stranded with son’s body at Kuala Lumpur

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj helped an Indian woman in bringing back the mortal remains of her son, with whom she was travelling from …

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Sushma Swaraj says 'exemplary' India-Bhutan ties built on utmost trust, sensitivity to each other's interests - Firstpost

<b>New Delhi:</b> India is committed to building strong foundations of cooperative partnership with Bhutan, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on …

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Hyderabad woman trapped in Saudi, family seeks Swaraj's help

The family of a Hyderabadi woman, who is stranded in Saudi Arabia, requested External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to bring her back to India.The …

Narendra Modi

On making Hindi an official language in United Nations: A needless pursuit

There is a story in the Genesis that the entire world spoke a single language before humanity, apparently in arrogance and pride, set out to build a …

India

Asean and the children of Gowri

The Asian Civilisations Museum in Singapore has a section on ancient Asia's trade routes that reminds us that the continent was once dominated by two …

Opinion

The road still runs through Ramallah

Narendra Modi’s visit to Israel last year, the first by an Indian Prime Minister, stood out for his decision not to visit the Palestinian …

Israel

Sushma Swaraj holds 'productive' talks with Maldivian counterpart amid strain in bilateral ties - Firstpost

<b>New Delhi:</b> External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday held "productive" talks with her Maldivian counterpart Mohamed Asim amidst a strain in …

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BJP's double-speak exposed, says Cong on FDI decisions

(Eds: With additional inputs)New Delhi, Jan 10 (PTI) The Congress today accused the BJP of adopting "double-speak" on allowing 100 per cent FDI in …

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India, ASEAN to focus on maritime security during summit

NEW DELHI: The ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit of January 25 is likely to focus on maritime security for the region, a senior ASEAN diplomat said on …

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State seeks liberal Central funds for its projects

The State government has requested Union Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu to extend liberal assistance to Telangana to help complete the …

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Haryana Govt’s Flagrant Waste of Taxpayer Money: 10 Copies of Bhagvad Gita Bought for Rs 3.8 Lakh

Share this:<p>The ML Khattar-led BJP government gifted the copies to VVIPs during the International Gita Mahotsav in 2017, an RTI response said.<p>An RTI …

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The big news: Ex-UP CM Akhilesh Yadav won’t ally with Congress ‘for now’, and nine other top stories

Other headlines: The Tamil Nadu CM proposed increasing MLA’s salaries, and the Maharashtra Police arrested 13 more people for the Bhima Koregaon …

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