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India launches reprisals against US over diplomat arrest

India launches reprisals against US over diplomat arrest

Dec 17, New Delhi: India on Tuesday launched a series of reprisals against the US over a diplomat’s arrest in New York, including pulling identity cards for American consular officials in the country, foreign ministry sources said. “We have ordered the withdrawal of all ID cards that are issued by the Ministry of External Affairs […]

December 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Indian PM ‘to boycott Sri Lanka Commonwealth summit’ over human rights issue

Indian PM ‘to boycott Sri Lanka Commonwealth summit’ over human rights issue

Nov 10, –  Indian media said Mr Singh had written to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to say he will be represented by his foreign minister instead. Indian PM Manmohan Singh will boycott this week’s Commonwealth summit in Colombo, officials say, amid a row over Sri Lanka’s human rights record. A formal announcement is expected […]

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Indian author Sushmita Banerjee shot dead in Afghanistan

Indian author Sushmita Banerjee shot dead in Afghanistan

Sep 05. – An Indian woman, who wrote a popular memoir about her escape from the Taliban, has been shot dead in Afghanistan by suspected militants, police say. Sushmita Banerjee, who was married to an Afghan businessman, was killed outside her home in Paktika province. The book about her dramatic escape in 1995 became a […]

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