External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj accused Pakistan of not following the spirit of understanding reached between the two nations prior to the meeting.
The MEA has accused Pakistan of attempting to “bolster a false and unsubstantiated narrative of Jadhav’s alleged activities.”
President Abdulla Yameen’s pro-India statements came after reports that there were doubts in New Delhi on the Maldives’ decision to sign an FTA with China.
Pakistani and Indian officials confirmed that this was not a “consular access” to Jadhav.
A recalibration of the Indian position on Nepal needs to look beyond the conventional lenses of politics and security towards a deeper understanding of the Indo-Nepali relationship.
The US piled on the pressure on India and other countries before the vote.
This was agreed upon as part of a new memorandum of understanding signed during foreign secretary S. Jaishankar’s visit to Myanmar on Wednesday.
Pakistan had agreed to facilitate a meeting of Jadhav with his mother and wife in Islamabad on December 25.
Diplomatic sources say China didn’t want to answer questions on transparency and environmental standards.
All three suspended councillors belong to the main opposition party, Maldivian Democratic Party.
Vinod Dua discusses former Pakistani high commissioner Ashraf Jahangir Qazi’s ‘secret’ meetings with L.K. Advani and Chinese diplomacy.
The Chinese foreign minister said that the peaceful resolution of the Doklam issue reflects the political maturity of both sides.
What really happened at the not-at-all-secret meeting with former Pakistani officials at Mani Shankar Aiyar’s house.
In 2000, Pakistani high commissioner Ashraf Jahangir Qazi had more than 20 ‘secret’ meetings with Advani, the then Union home minister.
Russia, India, China Talk of Combatting Terror, but Moscow and Beijing More in Sync on Connectivity, ‘Quad’
While the joint communique had most aspects of fighting terrorism flagged by Sushma Swaraj, there was no explicit naming of LeT.
Bandwagoning with the US cannot be a substitute for a working foreign policy in our own region and near abroad.
While New Delhi had specifically asked for an Indian diplomat to be present at the meeting with Jadhav, it is not clear if Pakistan has agreed to this yet.
China has been stridently opposing India’s bid primarily on the grounds that New Delhi is not a signatory to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.
With Trump’s Jerusalem Move Setting Off Violent Ripples, Palestine Looks to India for Stronger Statement
India’s statement did not directly refer to the two-state solution or East Jerusalem, which is India’s traditional position on Palestine – and it was noticed.
China said only that the drone crashed in “recent days” and did not give a location.
Maya Mirchandani discusses the opening of the Chabahar port and why it is crucial for India with the editor of Hard News, Sanjay Kapoor, and senior fellow at the Observer Research Foundation, Nandan Unnikrishnan.
Mallya’s lawyers plan to argue that the extradition request should be rejected because of lack of evidence against him.
Is India bracing for the potential fallout?
Ivanka’s India Visit and US Delinking of LeT From Haqqani Group Are Examples of NDA’s Failed Diplomacy
India’s treatment of Ivanka Trump as an ex-officio head of state and the US senate’s pass to LeT are proof that we need strong grassroots lobbying to supplement our diplomatic efforts.
Earlier this month, India announced a 50% tariff on dry pea imports from all countries, causing prices to fall in Canada, the world’s biggest exporter.
China already has an FTA with Pakistan and is currently negotiating a deal with Sri Lanka.
Anders Samuelsen held discussions with external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on various aspects of bilateral ties including trade and investment, renewable energy.
Pakistan foreign office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said on Thursday that the Indian request is under consideration.
Nationalist chest-thumping is for lightweights and losers. India is neither.
Will Emmerson Mnangagwa, a ruthless leader who carried out Mugabe’s policies for nearly four decades, turn out to be a better leader than his predecessor?
Members of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement claimed the Indian defence ministry’s move was a “huge blow” to the Israeli military industry.
P-5 Privileges Breached as Britain Blinks and Indian Judge is Elected to International Court of Justice
The UK withdraws its candidate, leaving the field clear for Dalveer Bhandari, who had the overwhelming support of the UN General Assembly.
Developed countries want to include new issues like e-commerce, investment facilitation and government procurement in the discussion.
Britain, on its part, is looking to avoid an uncomfortable vote by invoking an arcane process that would have a joint committee choose a candidate to fill the vacant spot.
T.C.A. Raghavan’s The People Next Door is written with deep personal knowledge and a genuine investment in the India-Pakistan relationship.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is confident that parliament will legislate to permit same-sex marriage before it breaks in December.
With reports of foreign diplomats leaving Delhi, the Dominican Republic’s ambassador to India met with MEA officials on Friday to share their diplomatic community’s concerns.
The Indian government is likely disappointed by the development although officials stressed that the overall “trend line” on Pakistan remained promising.
China had said before that the Indian defence minister’s tour of the “disputed area” is not conducive to peace and tranquillity in the region.
The last meeting of officials of the four countries took place in May 2007 in the Filipino capital on the sidelines of the ASEAN Regional Forum.