Diplomats

COVID-19 surge: US allows non-essential diplomats, families to leave Nepal

The department also advised private Americans to reconsider any plans they may have to visit the Himalayan country and asked those already there who wish to leave to submit information to the embassy.

published on : 8th May 2021

Poland sends vaccines for its diplomats in India

A Polish diplomat was evacuated Sunday from New Delhi in serious condition, together with his sick pregnant wife and four children, and brought to hospitals in Warsaw.

published on : 26th April 2021

US diplomats in extraordinary protest against Trump for riot

The two most recent cables appear to be unprecedented in their scope and characterization of the president as a danger to the country.

published on : 11th January 2021

Currency smuggling: Customs seeks MEA nod to interview UAE diplomats

The customs has written to MEA in that regard as the duo’s statement is considered vital. 

published on : 8th December 2020

India, Pakistan last week agreed to resolve issues about treatment of diplomats: VK Singh tells Rajya Sabha

Pakistan had claimed that there had been as many as 26 instances of harassment and intimidation of its diplomats since March 7, following which Islamabad called back its high commissioner.

published on : 5th April 2018

Russia retaliates with mass US diplomat expulsions, consulate closure in Saint Petersburg

In Washington, the State Department said there was no justification for the Russian move and that the United States "reserves the right to respond."

published on : 30th March 2018

Harassment of diplomats: India sends note verbale to Pakistan

According to sources, the note verbale cited three specific incidents of Indian diplomats being harassed in Islamabad on Thursday.

published on : 23rd March 2018

Pakistan summons High Commissioner in India Sohail Mahmood​ over 'harassment' incident: Foreign Office​

The Pakistan Foreign Ministry claimed that the staff and their families have been facing harassment, intimidation and outright violence from Indian state agencies in recent weeks.

published on : 15th March 2018

India, Pakistan trade harassment claims of their High Commission personnel

Noting that the Pakistan High Commission here lodged complaints of harassment with the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), sources said that no doubt there will be an investigation. 

published on : 12th March 2018

Cuba 'sonic attack': President Raul Castro's surprising response to harmed US diplomats

In a rare face-to-face conversation, Castro told a U.S. diplomat that he was equally baffled, and concerned by the mysterious 'sonic attack' seemingly targeting US diplomats in Cuba.

published on : 15th September 2017

Cuba 'sonic attack' mystery grows: New details on what befell US diplomats

The Trump administration still hasn't identified a culprit or a device to explain the attacks, according to interviews with more than a dozen current and former U.S. officials.

published on : 15th September 2017

Mysterious 'sonic attacks' hit US diplomats, families in Cuba: Media

The incidents were first revealed in August when Canadian and US officials said they had launched an investigation into the cause of diplomats' sudden hearing loss, migraines, and nausea in Havana.

published on : 15th September 2017

Trump praises Putin's move of not expelling US diplomats from Russia

Trump's reaction, as it often does, came via Twitter. "Great move on delay (by V. Putin)," Trump tweeted. "I always knew he was very smart!"

published on : 31st December 2016

President Putin says Russia will not expel US diplomats

"We will not create problems for American diplomats. We will not expel anyone," Putin said in a statement.

published on : 30th December 2016