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Raiding embassy for Assange will be ’suicidal’, Ecuador tells UK


August 21st, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) It would be "suicide" for Britain to enter Ecuador's embassy in London to arrest WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, Ecuador President Rafael Correa has warned.Correa warned such ... Read more...

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EU to work with Belarusian minister despite sanctions


August 21st, 2012 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The European Union has said that it will work with the new Belarusian foreign minister despite the fact that he is subject to EU ... Read more...

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US refuses to recognize diplomatic asylum of Assange


August 18th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 18 (IANS) The US government Friday refused to recognize the diplomatic asylum that Ecuador granted to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as the Organization of American States (OAS) considers ... Read more...

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Belarus embassy wraps up in Sweden


August 11th, 2012 - 8:54 am ICT by IANS
Minsk, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Belarusian embassy in Sweden has stopped accepting most documents after a diplomatic row erupted between the two countries. It has turned the task over ... Read more...

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No choppers on board ships to Syria: Russia


July 14th, 2012 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's state-run arms company has denied that any of its warships presently heading for Syria were carrying Mil Mi-25 helicopter gunships.Rosoboronexport said it had tried ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan airmen shifted to Bangalore? Send them home, Jayalalitha demands (Fourth Lead, superseding previous story)


July 7th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) In an apparently delicate balancing act, a group of Sri Lankan airmen being trained at a base near Chennai have been shifted to Bangalore after ... Read more...

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Disconnect over Sri Lankan airmen’s status; Jayalaithaa demands they be sent home (Third Lead)


July 7th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) In a clear instance of disconnect, the Press Information Bureau's Chennai wing said Friday that all the Sri Lankan airmen being trained near Chennai were ... Read more...

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Disconnect over Sri Lankan airmen being sent back (Second Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) In a clear instance of disconnect, the Press Information Bureau's Chennai wing said Friday that all the Sri Lankan airmen being trained near the Tamil ... Read more...

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Disconnect over Sri Lankan airmen being sent back (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) In a clear case of disconnect, the Chennai wing of the Press Information Bureau said Friday that all the Sri Lankan airmen being trained near ... Read more...

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Russia denies supplying gunships to Syria


June 25th, 2012 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian ship -- MV Alaed -- carried overhauled disassembled helicopters to Syria and not new gunships as was claimed by western media, according to ... Read more...

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India infringing Italian law: minister


May 31st, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 31 (IANS) There was no reason for "triumphalism" as India was still violating Italian law, Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi said after an Indian court granted bail to ... Read more...

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NRI children row: Husband accuses wife of ‘psychological problems’


March 20th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) The Norway child custody case involving an NRI couple which has already sparked off a diplomatic row has taken a curious turn following the husband and ... Read more...

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Shooting row: Italian foreign minister to push for release of Marines


February 27th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Italy's foreign minister Giulio Maria Terzi di Sant' Agata begins a two-day visit to India Tuesday to push for a deal to resolve the diplomatic ... Read more...

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Italians’ police custody extended, Rome offers cooperation (Intro Roundup)


February 23rd, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A Kerala court Thursday extended by one week the police custody of two Italian Marines arrested for the killing of two Indian fishermen. Italy offered ... Read more...

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Italians’ police custody extended, Rome sticks to version (Roundup)


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A Kerala court Thursday extended by oen week the police custody of two Italian Marines arrested for the killing of two Indian fishermen even as ... Read more...

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Italy investigates why ship docked in Kerala (Lead)


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 22 (IANS) Italian authorities are probing why its merchant ship ignored the Italian Navy's objections and docked in Kerala leading to the arrest of two of its marines ... Read more...

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We will go by Indian law, says Kaur


February 22nd, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) India will go by its law while dealing with the arrest of two Italian Marines over the killing of two Indian fishermen, Minister of State ... Read more...

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Fishermen’s killing: Indian, Italian ministers meet


February 22nd, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Indian Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur Wednesday met her Italian counterpart Staffan De Mistura here amid a diplomatic row over the killing ... Read more...

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Shooting row: Italian minister heads to India (Round up)


February 21st, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi/Rome, Feb 21 (IANS) A day after two Italian Marines were sent to police custody for allegedly killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala cost, Italy has rushed its ... Read more...

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Punish the guilty in fishermen’s killing: Antony


February 17th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Friday called for "punishing" the "guilty" crew of an Italian cargo ship who shot dead two Indian fishermen in the Arabian ... Read more...

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Outrage as two Indians die in Italian ship firing (Roundup)


February 16th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 16 (IANS) India Thursday summoned the Italian envoy and protested over the shooting of two Indian fishermen by security officials of an Italian cargo vessel off the ... Read more...

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UN General Assembly chief heading to India


February 14th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Amid a raging diplomatic row between Israel and Iran over the attack on Israeli personnel, the president of the 66th United Nations General Assembly ... Read more...

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Cameron did not like BBC India special he appeared in


January 13th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron did not like the controversial BBC programme "Top Gear: India Special" that he appeared in, 10 Downing Street sources said ... Read more...

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Visa row: Indian military team’s China visit called off (Second Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) India has called off the visit of a 30-member military delegation to China after Beijing refused a visa to a senior Indian Air Force officer ... Read more...

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Visa row: Indian military team’s China visit called off (Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The visit of an Indian military delegation to China has been called off after Beijing refused a visa to an IAF officer who belongs to ... Read more...

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China sparks row, denies visa to IAF officer from Arunachal


January 6th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) China has denied a visa to an Indian Air Force (IAF) officer from Arunachal Pradesh, sparking a row close on the heels of a controversy ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama skirts India-China boundary row; new Buddhist body formed


November 30th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Wednesday spoke at the Global Buddhist Conference, but scrupulously avoided commenting on the postponement of the India-China boundary talks ... Read more...

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103 Indians died in Australian attacks: Vayalar Ravi


August 3rd, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) As many as 103 Indians were killed or injured in attacks in Australia last year and steps have been taken to prevent such assaults, Overseas ... Read more...

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Ahead of talks, India and Pakistan in diplomatic row (Roundup)


June 18th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) India and Pakistan were locked in a diplomatic row Saturday, ahead of talks between their foreign secretaries in Islamabad next week.After Pakistan alleged that an ... Read more...

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Iran’s no delays Merkel’s India-bound plane, Germany upset (Second Lead, changing dateline)


June 1st, 2011 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Iran briefly refused German Chancellor Angela Merkel's plane permission to fly over its territory on her way to New Delhi Tuesday morning, forcing the ... Read more...

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US-Pak discussions on visa-related administrative issues underway: Foreign Ministry


April 8th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 8(ANI): Pakistan and the United States are discussing the issue of visas to the US diplomatic staff posted in the country to resolve the matter that threatens to worsen their ... Read more...

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Pakistan, US heading towards another diplomatic clash?


April 5th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 5(ANI): Pakistan and the United States seem to be heading towards another diplomatic row after the Raymond Davis standoff that got resolved last month, as Islamabad has barred a number ... Read more...

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Islamabad bars some US soldiers from leaving


April 5th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 5 (IANS) Islamabad has barred some US military personnel from leaving the country due to expired visas and other irregularities in their documents, a media report said Tuesday.Dawn ... Read more...

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Pakistanis protest against Davis’ release (Second Lead)


March 17th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) Street protests erupted in Pakistan for a second day Thursday against the release of American Raymond Davis, whose arrest after he shot dead two Pakistani men ... Read more...

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Blow-by-blow account of how US pressure on Pakistan led to release of Raymond Davis


March 17th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 17(ANI): The United States' pressure on Pakistan to release double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis has finally paid off as the US official was freed on Wednesday, reportedly ... Read more...

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