High Commission(Search results - 24)
India18, Oct 2019, 2:12 PM IST
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena declares Jaffna International Airport open
Minister Arjuna Ranatunga said the airport built with Indian assistance marks an important development for the region as well as the whole of Sri Lanka. Alliance Air (the subsidiary of Air India) launched a flight to the airport with invitees from the aviation industry
World4, Sep 2019, 4:40 PM IST
Any violence against British Indians is unacceptable, says foreign secretary Dominic Raab
The protests outside the Indian High Commission building in London took place in the backdrop of the Centre in India having revoked special status for Jammu and Kashmir
India3, Sep 2019, 9:29 AM IST
Former Pakistan high commissioner mistakes porn star Johnny Sins for Kashmiri protester
Former Pakistan high commissioner Abdul Basit mistook US-based pornstar Johnny Sins for a Kashmiri man blinded by pellets on Monday (September 2)
India23, Aug 2019, 8:48 PM IST
From Pakistan supporting Chidambaram to PM Modi's France visit, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to France, addressed the Indian diaspora at the UNESCO headquarter in Paris. Four people were killed and 27 injured in a stampede at Kachua Loknath Temple in Bengal's North 24 Parganas district during Janmashtami celebrations. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for the top headlines from across the country.
India19, Aug 2019, 6:44 PM IST
Pakistan summons India's deputy High Commissioner for fourth time alleging ceasefire violations
The Pakistan Foreign Office said that director general (South Asia and SAARC) Mohammad Faisal condemned ceasefire violations on August 18 in Hot Spring and Chirikot Sectors.
India19, Aug 2019, 4:37 PM IST
Indian journalist Poonam Joshi earns praise for saving tricolour from hands of Pakistan supporters in London
Poonam Joshi, an Indian journalist was seen in a video trying to capture the Indian flag from the hands of Pakistan and pro-Khalistan supporters during a protest outside the High Commission of India in London
World16, Aug 2019, 3:46 PM IST
Pakistan summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner Gaurav Ahluwalia over ‘ceasefire violations’
Indian deputy high commissioner Gaurav Ahluwalia was summoned by Pakistan’s foreign office for alleged ceasefire violations at the Line of Control (LOC) by Indian troops
World16, Aug 2019, 9:53 AM IST
London sees protests outside Indian High Commission over Kashmir issue
Pakistani and Kashmiri flags were raised outside the Indian High Commission in London over the issue of Kashmir. Protests broke out over the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A that grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir.
India13, Aug 2019, 11:51 AM IST
Shobhaa De: Ex-Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit did not Influence my writings on Jammu and Kashmir
Former Pakistan high commissioner to India Abdul Basit claims it became challenging for him to convince any Indian journalist to write an article in favour of Kashmir's "self-determination" until he met De who "agreed" and, in one of her columns wrote, "Now the time has come to resolve this issue once and for all through a plebiscite".
World9, Jul 2019, 9:34 AM IST
India slams UN rights' report on Jammu and Kashmir as 'false and motivated narrative'
India's retort came after the Geneva-based Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights claimed in its report that "neither India nor Pakistan have taken any concrete steps to address the numerous concerns raised".
India1, Jul 2019, 6:20 PM IST
Pakistan hands over list of 261 Indian prisoners to Indian High Commission
India and Pakistan exchange a list of prisoners in their custody twice every year. Pakistan has handed over their list to the Indian High Commission in Islamabad of Indian prisoners lodged in Pakistan prisons.
Cricket8, Jun 2019, 10:39 AM IST
World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli-led Indian team meets High Commissioner in London ahead of Australia game (Photos)
London: The Virat Kohli-led Indian team met the Indian High Commissioner Ruchi Ghanashyam at her residence in London on Friday (June 7) ahead of their ICC World Cup 2019 match against Australia. The players and the support staff including head coach Ravi Shastri interacted with the High Commissioner. The official Twitter handle of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shared pictures of the visit. The High Commissioner congratulated the team for winning against South Africa and wished good luck for the rest of the 10-team tournament. India face Australia on Sunday (June 9). Here are the pictures.
India24, Apr 2019, 5:29 PM IST
21/4 Colombo Attack: Why Indian High Commission was spared from terror attack?
On April 11, a confidential memo from the Police Commissioner of Colombo was circulated which not only named the group believed to be planning the attack, but also listed the individual members, along with their addresses and phone numbers.
India22, Apr 2019, 12:34 PM IST
5 JDS workers among dead in Sri Lanka blasts, 2 missing
The names of seven JD(S) workers who travelled to Colombo are Puttaraju and Maregowda (missing), and M Rangappa, KG Hanumantharayappa, Ramesh, Laxmi Narayan and Shivakumar, who are confirmed dead.
India24, Mar 2019, 4:38 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj gives apt reply to Pakistan minister for insulting Modi govt over kidnapping of 2 Hindu girls
According to reports, two teenage girls were abducted by goons during Hindu festival Holi on March 21. The victims were identified as Raveena (13) and Rina (15) and they were forced to undergo religion conversion.