Indian High Commission

  • AAP accused of trying to use Indian High Commission in Singapore to collect funds 20-01-2014 06:08 PM

    It seems there is no end to the controversies; the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is courting everyday. It is now accused of using the premises of the Indian High Commission in Singapore to collect party funds, that too on January 26 (the Republic Day). Young lawyer and a social activist...
  • India builds 10,000 homes for IDPs in Sri Lanka 31-12-2013 04:35 PM

    The Indian government built 10,000 houses this year for internally displaced people in Sri Lanka's northern and eastern provinces and 33,000 more will be constructed in the next two years. The housing project funded by New Delhi made significant progress during 2013, the Indian High Commission said in Colombo on...
  • SL: Indian journalist arrested for clicking photos of sensitive places 27-12-2013 09:18 AM

    New Delhi: A freelance journalist Prabhakaran has been arrested for clicking pictures of sensitive installations on a tourist visa in Sri Lanka. The journalist is being questioned in Colombo. The Indian High Commission has been informed of the developments in the case. Junior Vikatan, the magazine for which he contributes...
  • Mahatma Gandhi's 144 birth anniversary celebrated in Australia 02-10-2013 12:45 PM

    The 144th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi was marked in Australia on Wednesday with prayer ceremonies, panel discussions and book fairs. A prayer ceremony was held in the capital, Canberra, by Indian High Commission to mark the special occasion. Remembering the 'Father of Indian Nation', University of New South Wales...
  • Sarabjit's body to be handed over to Indian mission: Pak 02-05-2013 11:36 AM

    Islamabad: Pakistan will hand over the body of Sarabjit Singh, an Indian prisoner who died on Thursday in a Lahore hospital, to the Indian High Commission at the earliest, said the ministry of foreign affairs. "Indian prisoner, Sarabjit Singh who was hospitalised on April 26, following injuries sustained during a...
  • Sarabjit dies in Pak, family says bring his body to India 02-05-2013 07:58 AM

    Lahore: Indian prisoner in Pakistan Sarabjit Singh died of a cardiac arrest at Lahore's Jinnah hospital on Thursday after batting for life for nearly a week. The announcement from Pakistan came late in the night. Demands are now growing for his body to be brought back to India. Sources say...
  • Indian High Commissioner to meet Sarabjit on Thursday 30-04-2013 07:19 PM

    Islamabad: Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Sharat Sabharwal will visit Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh, comatose in hospital following a brutal assault, on Thursday. Sabharwal is scheduled to be in Lahore on Thursday and would visit Sarabjit in hospital, the Indian High Commission said. There were no other details....
  • Pakistan denies consular access to Sarabjit Singh 28-04-2013 01:03 PM

    Amritsar/Islamabad: Pakistan on Sunday denied access to consular officials to Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh, who is in a coma after being attacked by fellow inmates in a Lahore jail, saying the permission granted on Friday was only for a single visit. The Indian High Commission, whose two officials...
  • India issues visas for Pakistan cricket fans 26-03-2011 07:35 AM

    New Delhi: The prince of Punjab did not just announce India's place in the world cup semis with a roar but also set up the first ever India - Pakistan match in either country since the 26/11 attacks and that historic match has not just got Indians excited but also...
  • Indian fishermen detained in SL; DMK protests 16-02-2011 11:03 AM

    New Delhi: The Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) leaders on Wednesday protested against the detention of more than hundred Indian fishermen detained by Sri Lankan authorities on Wednesday. DMK leaders including Kanimozhi and TKS Elangovan started protests outside the Sri Lankan High Commission in Chennai. Counsellor of Indian High Commision in...
  • Indian High Commission shielded UK diplomat 27-01-2011 07:42 AM

    The attack on Anil Verma's wife was more serious than described by Indian High Commission. ...
  • Anil Verma, wife's families begin blame game 19-01-2011 09:05 PM

    New Delhi/London: It's a family squabble that is getting only worse, much to India's horror. The families of recalled diplomat Anil Verma and his wife have now gone public - making ugly charges and counter charges. Meanwhile the Government confirmed the violent altercation at their home was over just a...
  • Pakistan's Hindu families seek asylum in India 27-12-2010 11:44 AM

    Islamabad: More than two dozen Hindu families in Pakistan have sought political asylum in India after an increase in cases of kidnapping for ransom and target killings of the members of their community in Balochistan province, an official said. The Hindu families have approached the Indian high commission in Islamabad...
  • Dead Pak cricket fan had sensitive documents: India 13-03-2008 08:21 PM

    Kevin Pietersen hit 53 off 39 to guide England to a six-wicket win in the one-off T20, allowing them to end the tour with a victory. England Innings: 19th over: England win by six wickets with eight balls to spare, Ravi Bopara steered Kohli for a single to complete a...
  • Indian HC in Pak celebrates Jan 26 amid security threat 26-01-2008 08:49 PM

    Aussie fast bowler Brett Lee feels that the Kolkata Knight Riders are gelling well as a unit. ...