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Kerry defends programme, slams China and Russia

Tuesday 25 June '13

Defending the surveillance programme exposed by Edward Snowden, US Secretary of State John Kerry
Kerry puts time frame on nuclear deal

Tuesday 25 June '13

PM may visit US in Sept-Oct
No pact if Taliban has Qaeda links: Kerry

Monday 24 June '13

Wants bilateral pact to bolster investment
Taliban Qatar office: India draws line on Afghan peace process

Saturday 22 June '13

Says reconciliation should not undermine legitimate Afghan govt
India, Iraq revive joint commission

Friday 21 June '13

Baghdad tries to assuage security concerns
Security top on agenda of Khurshid’s Iraq visit

Wednesday 19 June '13

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid will on Wednesday fly to Baghdad on a two-day visit to discuss “security
Security top on agenda of Khurshid’s Iraq visit

Wednesday 19 June '13

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid will on Wednesday fly to Baghdad on
Rouhani election a positive development: Ex-diplomats

Monday 17 June '13

Iran’s new President Hassan Rouhani’s election is a “positive development”, as it brings in expectations of a “greater moderation”
Indian foreign policy hostage to IFS, says article

Friday 14 June '13

India’s foreign policy decisions are highly individualistic, Indian foreign service (IFS) officers wield enormous power while enjoying near-anonymity
China is a 'phenomenon', must study its rise, PM tells young IFS officers

Thursday 13 June '13

'US declining, but will remain a superpower; neighbourhood ties important'.
India to support UN probe into Syrian use of chemical weapons

Wednesday 12 June '13

As the Syrian crisis worsens, India is ready to support a United Nations investigation into sarin gas use amid such reports in the country.
Search begins for new foreign secy

Monday 10 June '13

Mathai term ends July-end, decision in fortnight, shortlist of 6 candidates on PM’s table
Raghavan is new envoy to Pakistan

Friday 7 June '13

India Thursday announced that T C A Raghavan will succeed Sharat Sabharwal as high commissioner to Pakistan later this month
Panel records Swiss gangrape victim statement in embassy

Thursday 6 June '13

38-year-old woman also answered lawyers through a video link
Ex-Maldives president Gayoom meets PM

Thursday 6 June '13

Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, who was the president of Maldives for three decades before being ousted in 2008, on Tuesday told Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
Bashir set to stay as envoy in India

Saturday 1 June '13

Salman Bashir is set to continue as the Pakistan High Commissioner in New Delhi.
Russia wants BIPA revised, proposal with FinMin

Friday 31 May '13

* After Sistema, Russia wants 'more effective and workable' deal
To further peace process, PM sends envoy to meet Sharif

Tuesday 28 May '13

In a bid to take forward the dialogue process, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday sent a special envoy, Satinder K Lambah, to meet Nawaz Sharif, PML-N chief and prime minister designate of Pakistan.
India upset over Iran's poser on US nuclear transfer

Tuesday 28 May '13

Iran has questioned NSG decision to exempt New Delhi despite not being a signatory to NPT.
'It is a pity that PPPs are not working too well...India badly needs infrastructure and half of that investment has to come through PPPs'

Sunday 26 May '13

Gustavo Manuel speaks about killing of soldier in London, business with India and football.


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Pratap Bhanu MehtaYou, the UPA, destroyed roads, airlines, power, education, industry, employment… you rocked the financial boat, you came for freedom, you legitimised being corrupt. But we did not speak out. Remember, we do have the vote. Pratap Bhanu Mehta While we were silent, July 11 Comments
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Shashi TharoorPawan Khera and Shashi Tharoor's defence of the UPA, as rejoinders to articles by Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, displays how political sycophancy can distort perception. They are written to ensure their status in the party. Madhu Trehan A people in despair, a government in wonderland Comments
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