Diplomat

  • Devyani's re-indictment an act of aggression, says her father March 15, 2014

    In a major setback to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, an arrest warrant has been issued against her in the US after she was re-indicted in the US visa fraud case. Devyani Khobragade's father, Uttam Khobragade said that this is a clear act of aggression and looks like it was deliberately...
  • Very happy to be back in Mumbai: Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade January 14, 2014

    Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade has returned to Mumbai from the US. The envoy who was slapped with visa fraud charges has said she is happy to be back but she still misses her children. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus links US freeze with Khobragade diplomatic row January 19, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha compares US freeze with the deadlock between India and US over Devyani Khobragade diplomatic row. ...
  • Hope the Khobragade incident does not affect ties: Talbott January 13, 2014

    Ex-Deputy Secretary in the US government, Strobe Talbott, expressed concern over the diplomat row between India and the US. "Let's hope this issue passes into history. Hope this incident does not spoil one of the most important relations in Indo-US relations does not affect the ties between the two counties,"...
  • It's a battle half won, US should apologise, says Devyani's father January 10, 2014

    Beaming at the return of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, her father said that the battle is half won adding that 120 crore people have given the verdict that she is innocent. He also said that the government of India has taken a very conscious legal stand that charges must be...
  • Have never heard expressions like cavity search: Khurshid December 21, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that he was deeply saddened by the treatment meted to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade adding that expressions like cavity search were unheard off. "Indian Supreme Court has said we will not handcuff people for it lowers their dignity. I am sorry the US courts...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 19, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Indo-US diplomatic war: Is mere regret enough in Devyani case? December 19, 2013

    US Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed his regret over the arrest and strip search of Indian Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade in New York City. State Department Deputy Spokeswoman Marie Harf said Kerry called Menon, who has slammed the diplomat's treatment as, in his words, "despicable and barbaric." ...
  • News 360: Drop case against Devyani, India to US December 19, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday stuck to his stand that the case against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the US was a conspiracy and demanded that the case against Devyani be withdrawn. "The Devyani case is unwanted. The first thing I want to do is to protect my...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 17, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is India justified by acting strongly against US over diplomat's arrest? December 17, 2013

    As the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government and the political class hardened its stand over the arrest, strip-search and ill-treatment meted out to Indian Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade by New York police on the charges of visa fraud, the India-US bilateral relations have been severely hit after New Delhi...
  • News 360: India hits back at US over diplomat's arrest, cuts embassy security December 17, 2013

    India has hit back strongly at the United States of America over the public arrest and strip-search of Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade by New York Police as Delhi Police removed barricades from outside the US Embassy in Delhi. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) had requested the police to...
  • India acts tough against US, withdraws diplomatic privileges December 17, 2013

    The Indian government has hit out at the US diplomats based in India announcing a slew of measures against them until the US apologises or rethinks its decision to arrest and humiliate Indian diplomat Deeyani Khobragade. ...
  • Devyani's father reiterates stand, says his daughter is innocent December 17, 2013

    Uttam Khobragade, Father of Indian Consular Devyani Khobragade has reiterated that his daughter is innocent and she was not arrested on any act that is criminal in the US. He denied allegations of visa fraud and ill-treatment of domestic help, calling it simply bullying and harassment. ...
  • Political parties back government in Devyani case December 17, 2013

    Political parties are united and have backed the government's strong stand against the US over the arrest, strip-search and ill-treatment over Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade by New York police. The government has taken a slew of measures against US diplomats in India to protest against the Devyani Khobragade case. ...
  • Hopeful US will address India's concerns on Khobragade case: Khurshid December 15, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid expressed concerns over the arrest of Indian Deputy Counsel General Devyani Khobragade. Khurshid said that he was hopeful that the US will address the issue in a proper way. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey December 14, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • US: Whistleblower Bradley Manning not found guilty of aiding the enemy July 31, 2013

    Whistleblower Bradley Manning - responsible for the leak of US diplomatic cables is found not guilty of aiding the enemy, however the Military court found him guilty of most other charges including 5 counts of theft. The US soldier was responsible for the largest ever leak of 7 lakh sheets...
  • B'lore: Woman turns CJ to expose husband accused of raping minor daughter April 13, 2013

    When a father is accused of allegedly raping his two-month-old daughter, a mother turns Citizen Journalist to expose the brutality. ...
  • The Last Word: Could India have handled the Italian marines issue in a better way? March 13, 2013

    With Italy's decision to not to send back the marines dominating the news, Karan Thapar discussed with a panel of experts whether India could have handled the matter in a better fashion. ...
  • Relations with Gujarat is not about endorsing Modi: British envoy October 22, 2012

    British High Commissioner to India James Bevan said that the talks with the Gujarat Chief Minister were not an endorsement of any person, but an engagement with the state. ...
  • I demand that justice be served: French diplomat's wife June 19, 2012

    French Embassy official Pascal Mazurier's Indian wife accused him of raping their three-and-a-half-year-old daughter in Bangalore last week. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 25, 2011

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • I was wrongly accused: Krittika to CNN-IBN May 25, 2011

    An Indian diplomat's daughter sued NYC for $1.5 million after being wrongly arrested for sending obscene emails to teachers. ...
  • Indian High Commission shielded UK diplomat January 27, 2011

    The attack on Anil Verma's wife was more serious than described by Indian High Commission. ...
  • What next for 'wife-beater' diplomat? January 18, 2011

    Experts and activists discuss the case of 'wife beater' diplomat Anil Verma's case on 'People First'. ...
  • CWG: African nations cry discrimination September 27, 2010

    In addition to the numerous controversies surrounding the Games, African diplomats have now complained that Australia and New Zealand have been provided with better accommodation arrangements. ...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 28, 2010

    Get the day's top stories with CNN-IBN Editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Diplomatic war between India, China intensifies August 28, 2010

    India suspended all military exchanges with China after Beijing refused to budge on its decision to disallow a top army commander from visiting the country because he was serving in Kashmir. ...