Searches are being conducted at over 20 locations across the country, including those in Bengaluru, Mumbai, Chennai and Chikkamagaluru.
'... to take all possible steps to protect the constitutional rights of their minorities by ensuring their safety, security and well being'
The complaint in a local Russian court, about a Russian language commentary on the Bhagwad Gita, "appears to be the work of some ignorant and misdirected or motivated individuals," says the EAM
Remarks by EAM at Press Stakeout with Foreign Minister of Pakistan
Joint Press Interaction of External Affairs Minister and Us Secretary of State
'The number of Indian students going to Australia has dipped...not only because of the problems associated with the students issue but also the strength of Australian dollar'
'Jammu & Kashmir, which is an integral part of India, is the target of Pakistan-sponsored militancy and terrorism. Pakistan must fulfil its solemn commitment of not allowing territory under its control to be used for terrorism directed against India'
'Government has decided to increase its assistance to Pakistan from 5 million US Dollars, announced earlier, to 25 million US Dollars'
By publicly expressing his disapproval of the action of the Home Secretary, Mr Krishna has enabled his Pakistani counterpart to justify his obnoxious manner.
'The international community should ensure that there is no selectivity in dealing with terrorism... It is... essential to ensure that support, sustenance and sanctuaries for terrorist organisations from outside Afghanistan are ended forthwith.'
The government of India, Mr Krishna himself and Mrs Nirupama Rao, our foreign secretary, need to be complimented for conducting themselves with great personal dignity
The press conference began on a calm and restrained note but the Pakistani foreign minister cracked under pressure of hostile questioning, ending up equating the home secretary's statements on ISI with Hafiz Saeed's jihadi rants against India
Instead of reducing the trust-deficit, the meeting seems to have added to it. The best part? That they are still talking of future talks.
The destinies of India and China were linked in the past. The growth of our relationship will be determined by the extent of our awareness that they are linked in the future as well.
' This is the third attack on Indian officials and interests in Afghanistan in the past 20 months.... The scourge of terrorism must be resolutely opposed, resisted and overcome through undiluted commitment and effort by the international community'
'...Trust and confidence between the two countries must be restored. The sincere and genuine efforts made in past years in this direction by India have, however, been repeatedly thwarted by acts of terrorism'
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