India Australia 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue Rajnath Singh S Jaishankar Richard Marles Penny Wong New Delhi China

India and Australia engaged in the second 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue on Monday, focusing on bolstering defence cooperation and enhancing the strategic relationship. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met with Australian Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Richard Marles and Foreign Minister Penny Wong in Delhi during this diplomatic engagement. During … Read more

Post-Diwali Pollution: Delhi Tops World’s Most Polluted Cities; Kolkata, Mumbai Also in Top 10

Last Updated: November 13, 2023, 14:47 IST Men row a boat on a smoggy morning in Mumbai, India, November 13, 2023. (Reuters) Post-Diwali, New Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai face severe pollution. Air quality index reaches hazardous levels. Urgent measures needed for cleaner air Two Indian cities, along with New Delhi, ranked among the world’s top … Read more

India, China Fight for Influence Over Tiny Archipelago Nation

Updated Nov. 11, 2023 12:12 am ET Listen to article (2 minutes) NEW DELHI—The fierce rivalry between India and China for influence in the Indian Ocean is on display in the tiny archipelago nation of Maldives, better known for its white sand beaches and crystal clear waters than as a strategic military outpost. The Maldives … Read more

India Breathes Fire; Asks Canada To Boost Air India Flights’ Security After Pannun’s Threat

Published on Nov 06, 2023 02:49 PM IST India has roared at Canada after Khalistani Terrorist’s Air India attack threat. New Delhi has asked Canadian authorities to scale up Air India flights’ security. India has also urged Canada to take act against Gurpatwant Singh Pannun’s terror threat. The statement comes after Pannun released a video … Read more

India yet to officially get copy of verdict by Qatari court against 8 Indians

A day after a court in Qatar handed eight former Indian Navy personnel death sentences, India is learnt to be exploring various options including approaching the court of appeal against the verdict, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. They said various options are being looked at to find a solution to the issue. … Read more

Sixth chartered flight under ‘Op Ajay’ brings back 143 people from Israel

India on Sunday, 22 October brought back 143 people including two Nepalese nationals from Israel. India lunched ‘Operation Ajay’ 11 days back to facilitate the return from Israel of those Indians who wish to come back home in view of the Hamas-Israel conflict. “6th #OperationAjay flight lands in New Delhi.143 passengers including 2 Nepalese citizens arrived onboard … Read more

Nawaz Sharif Rakes Up Kashmir In First Speech After Pak Return; Wants To Improve Ties With India

Published on Oct 22, 2023 04:16 PM IST Nawaz Sharif, the former Pakistan PM who returned after 4 years following his self-exile in the UK, raked up the Kashmir issue and called for good ties with allies and the world, including India. Addressing his first rally upon return, he said that Pakistan must strive to … Read more

Canadian PM Trudeau says India’s actions ‘contrary to international law’

Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday, 20 October that India’s decision to revoke the diplomatic immunity of 41 Canadian diplomats is a violation of the Vienna Convention and it should worry all countries, hours after New Delhi rejected Ottawa’s attempt to portray the implementation of parity as a violation of international norms. Speaking … Read more

India Canada Diplomatic Row New Delhi Ottawa 40 Days To Bring Diplomatic Parity Justin Trudeau MEA Hardeep Singh Nijjar ABP Live Exclusive

India-Canada Diplomatic Row: India gave Canada one month, and thereafter another 10 days, to bring diplomatic parity between both countries. New Delhi also shared with Ottawa the list of Canadian diplomats who would continue to be accorded diplomatic immunities and privileges were being worked out in consultation with the Canadian side, ABP LIVE has learnt. “India’s decision … Read more

Navratri begins with great fervour, people throng temples in Delhi on first day

As the nine-day long festival of Navratri began on Sunday, huge crowd was seen at several major temples in the national capital, including Kalkaji temple. Hundreds of devotees queued outside Kalkaji temple in south Delhi and also at other temples to offer prayers on the first day of Navratri.  Adequate arrangements were made by the … Read more