Indian Envoy

  • Sushma Swaraj chairs brainstorming session with Indian envoys 1 week ago

    Hanoi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday chaired a brain storming session with 15 Indian Heads of Mission in South East and East Asia to chart out the foreign policy initiatives to be undertaken in the strategically important region by the new BJP-led government. This is the second Heads of...
  • China formally greets Modi; sends message through Indian envoy May 23, 2014

    Beijing: China on Friday formally congratulated Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi and sent a special message of goodwill expressing its desire to work with the new government to strengthen strategic and cooperative partnership with India. The message was conveyed by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to Indian Ambassador to China Ashok K...
  • Crude device explodes outside Indian envoy's office in Bangladesh November 11, 2013

    Chittagong: A crude device exploded outside Indian Assistant High Commission office in Chittagong, Bangladesh on Monday. The incident happened after the office hours. Crude device also known as Cocktail was thrown on the guard hut outside the Indian envoy's office. No injuries have been reported in the incident. The Bangladesh...
  • Indian envoy's car attacked in Male October 29, 2013

    The car of Indian High Commissioner Rajeev Shahare was damaged in the Maldives capital on Monday evening when assailants smashed the windscreen with a rock. The envoy was not in the car at the time. The car was attacked outside the Indian High Commission. The envoy and staff are safe, according...
  • Indian envoy's car damaged in Maldives October 28, 2013

    Indian High Commissioner Rajeev Shahare's car was damaged when unidentified persons hurled a rock at it in the Maldivian capital, on Monday, though no one was injured in the incident. Two unidentified persons riding a motorcycle threw a rock at the car while it was parked in front of the mission...
  • Pakistan army says India killed 2 soldiers, Indian envoy summoned August 23, 2013

    The Pakistani army said two of its soldiers were killed on Thursday in "unprovoked" Indian fire along the border dividing Kashmir, and Islamabad summoned the Indian envoy to protest at the second such incident in two days. A series of clashes that began this month has undermined a push by Pakistan's...
  • Hafiz Saeed's public appearance exposes Pakistan; experts say no talks August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as Pakistan talks dialogue and there is an Intelligence Bureau alert on Haifiz Saeed, the Lashkar-e-Toiba chief was seen leading Eid prayers in Lahore. The LeT is suspected in both the attack on Indian consulate in Jalalabad and in the recent killing of jawans on LoC. Saeed, who...
  • India's new envoy in Colombo presents credentials July 4, 2013

    Colombo: India's newly appointed high commissioner to Sri Lanka, YK Sinha on Wednesday presented his credentials to President Mahinda Rajapaksa at a ceremony held at the Presidential Secretariat. Sinha, a seasoned diplomat, has handled several important assignments in Indian diplomatic missions and at the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi...
  • Bangladesh: Government says Indian envoy safe April 13, 2013

    Dhaka: A day after three crude bombs were hurled at the Indian High Commissioner's car in Bangladesh, the External Affairs Ministry on Saturday said that its too early to say if the bombs were meant to target envoy Pankaj Saran specifically as the car he was using was hired...
  • Bangladesh: Indian envoy car was not attacked, says RAW April 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) has refuted reports that the car of the Indian High Commissioner in Bangladesh was attacked. Reports came on Friday evening that unidentified men had attacked Pankaj Saran's car injuring three, including the driver. The miscreants had hurled three crude bombs at the...
  • Bangladesh: Indian envoy's car attacked April 12, 2013

    Dhaka: Unidentified men on Friday attacked the car of the Indian High Commissioner in Bangladesh, injuring three, including the driver. The miscreants hurled three crude bombs at the parked car that is being used by the Indian envoy during a visit to southwestern Khulna district. "The High Commissioner (Pankaj Saran) is...
  • Full text: India's statement at UNHRC debate on resolution against Sri Lanka March 21, 2013

    Geneva: Indian envoy Dilip Sinha, while speaking at the UNHRC debate, urged Sri Lanka to undertake measures and ensure accountability. The Indian envoy called upon Sri Lanka to implement lasting political settlement. Below is the full text of India's statement at UNHRC: Mr President, Allow me to make a few remarks on...
  • Italy pressures India as marines denied bail May 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The Italian government increased the pressure on India after the Kollam Sessions court on Saturday rejected the bail plea of the two Italian marines, who had shot dead two Indian fishermen. While Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti spoke to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh thrice on the issue, the Indian...
  • Fishermen killing: Italy summons Indian envoy May 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The Italian government on Saturday summoned India's Ambassador to the country over the killing of two Indian fishermen by Italian marines, said Ministry of External Affairs sources. Foreign Ministry sources confirmed that the Indian Ambassador was called to the Italian Foreign Ministry on Saturday over the issue. According to the...
  • Pak summons Indian envoy over Samjhauta blast January 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Following Swami Aseemanand's confession to the CBI about having planned the Samjhauta Express blast, Pakistan foreign office has summoned the Indian envoy in Islamabad. RSS leader Aseemanand confessed before the CBI that Hindu terrorists were behind the Samjhauta Express blasts of 2007. Seeking details on the Samjhauta blast, in which...
  • Indian envoy insulted, asked to remove turban December 13, 2010

    Texas: After Indian Ambassador to the US Meera Shankar was subjected to a pat-down at an airport in the USA, another Indian envoy has been humiliated in America. India's permanent representative at the United Nations, Hardeep Puri, was frisked and asked to remove his turban. Puri, a Sikh, was asked to...
  • Envoy's frisking poor diplomacy: Nirupama Rao December 11, 2010

    New Delhi: India on Friday said the 'pat-down' search of Ambassador Meera Shankar at a US airport was not good public diplomacy and that it was awaiting a report from its embassy in Washington over the incident before it can take up the matter with American authorities. "We have also asked...