External Affairs Ministry

S Jaishankar expresses shock over deaths of Indians at Canada-US border, dials envoys

In a heartbreaking tragedy, the family of four, including the baby, all believed to be Indians, died from exposure to cold weather on the Canadian side of the border with the US.

published on : 21st January 2022

Country's national security 'unpardonably compromised': Rahul Gandhi slams Centre for China strategy

The former Congress chief  cited a news report where the External Affairs Ministry and the Chief of Defence Staff had a different take on the China border issue.

published on : 12th November 2021

MEA to help explore job openings in Japan

The Union External Affairs Ministry will associate with NORKA to explore employment opportunities for Indian citizens in specialised sectors in Japan.

published on : 13th October 2021

India supports WHO's call for detailed studies on origins of coronavirus: External Affairs Ministry

External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said the follow up of the WHO report and further studies deserve the understanding and cooperation of all.

published on : 28th May 2021

Sports ministry approaches MEA to get UK visa for Sania Mirza's two-year-old son

Sania is scheduled to compete in the Nottingham Open from June 6, Birmingham Open from June 14, the Eastbourne Open from June 20 and the Wimbledon from June 28.

published on : 19th May 2021

External Affairs Ministry announces selected pilgrims for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Four members of a family will also be able to go in the same batch keeping in mind the concerns of applicants for their family members.

published on : 8th May 2018

Indian mission in Nigeria monitoring case of missing ship: External Affairs Ministry

The India mission in Nigeria was in touch with the authorities concerned and the situation was being constantly monitored, the MEA said.

published on : 4th February 2018

India, China have established mechanisms to resolve any misunderstanding: MEA on Doklam

External affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar refused to comment on the Army chief's remarks on China carrying out some "temporary" infrastructure development in the area.

published on : 19th January 2018

Passports may stop being valid address proof

The Indian passport which you hold may become no longer a valid address proof thanks to an External Affairs Ministry proposal.

published on : 12th January 2018

India calls Kulbhushan Jadhav video released by Pakistan as 'propaganda'

Jadhav is shown slamming Indian officials in new video, experts call it a pathetic attempt by Pakistan to buttress its case in the ICJ.

published on : 4th January 2018

India affects Buddhist calm in the face Beijing’s rhetoric

Despite dark mutterings from across the disputed border, New Delhi decides to treat Chinese investment proposals with a “great deal of maturity”.

published on : 5th July 2017