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India abstains from UNSC procedural vote

February 28, 2022
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India abstained from a procedural vote taken in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to call for a rare special emergency session of the UN General Assembly on Russia’s aggression against Ukraine, even as New Delhi welcomed Moscow and Kyiv’s decision to hold talks at the Belarus border. | Read more|

24-Hour Helpline For Indians In Ukraine

February 24, 2022
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Indians in Ukraine who need information and assistance can contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, or MEA, which has set up a dedicated control room. Russian forces have entered breakaway eastern Ukraine areas and Ukraine has closed its airspace. | Read more|

De-escalation, safety of civilians priorities: India

February 22, 2022
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As Russian President Vladimir Putin recognised the independence of two separatist regions in eastern Ukraine, India said Tuesday that the escalation of tension along the border of Ukraine with the Russian Federation is a “matter of deep concern” and these developments have the potential to undermine peace and secur | Read more|

Singapore PM’s remarks on Indian MPs: MEA summons envoy

February 18, 2022
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Days after Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that almost half of the lawmakers in Lok Sabha have criminal charges pending against them and suggesting a decline in the country’s democratic polity from “Nehru’s India”, India on Thursday summoned Singapore’s High Commissioner Simon Wong and conveyed | Read more|

India Removes Curbs On Number Of Ukraine Flights Amid Russia Tension

February 17, 2022
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The Indian government has removed restrictions on the number of flights to/from Ukraine under air bubble arrangement amid the prevailing situation in the former Soviet state and its neighbour Russia, which has deployed troops, attack helicopters along the border, leading to fears of an invasion. | Read more|