Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar told Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit that the official, Mehmood Akhtar has been declared ‘persona non grata’.
"We condemn the detention and manhandling of our official in India and all charges against the diplomatic official," Pakistan Foreign Ministry said.
Jitender Kumar died due to splinter injuries as heavy shelling between Indian and Pakistani troops that started late Wednesday continued on Thursday.
Ash Carter announced that it will be only a matter of weeks before Washington and its allies are ready to drive the IS terror group from Raqqa.
A bill to proclaim October as Hindu Heritage Month annually in Canada's Ontario province has been introduced in the provincial assembly.
The bombings targeting Faruq al-Qatani and Bilal al-Utabi took place on Sunday on Al Qaeda's command-and-control locations in Kunar province.
'Batting down the order on wickets like this when you're chasing is always going to be tough. You will have to give them time.'
Midfielder Juan Mata's second-half strike in a win over holders Manchester City proved enough to book Manchester United's place in the EFL Cup quarter-finals.
The IOC has stripped her bronze medal won at the 2008 Olympic Games in 3,000-meter steeplechase, following positive results of her doping samples reanalysis.
Among the BSE sectoral indices, FMCG index jumped the most, up 0.6 per cent, while Auto index became the top loser, down 1.4 per cent.
The steel major gave clarification after bourses sought clarification following the disclosures by Tata Sons' ousted Chairman Cyrus P Mistry.
These applications will be considered at the meeting of the Board of Approval (BoA), headed by Commerce Secretary Rita Teaotia, on November 3.
A sinister interpretation would be that after being sidelined by the present party leadership, Yashwant Sinha is desperate to find himself in national affairs.
India’s engagement with Myanmar, post the democratic transition in Naypidaw, cannot be an unqualified success so far as Suu Kyi’s Delhi visit is concerned.
There are gains too for China and the recipients of CPEC-like investment. Low-cost PRC imports would flood the recipient country's markets.
The matter related to 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
A petition was filed before the division bench by the FNRWA.
The Centre has also established a control room in DADF.
Abhishek is medically stable, with all blood reports normal.
Bhattacharya said KMC has misused money by putting banners in Singur.
Malda now has two KVK after Ratua the new one is being set up at Food park.
Sea condition would be rough to very rough.
Of the 28 blood samples, eight samples tested positive.
Naveen distributed pension cards to needy people.
People are eagerly waiting to celebrate Diwali with much gaiety in most parts of the country.
Two scientists from laval university in quebec, canada, have detected strange signals during a survey of the sky.
Pablo Picasso is considered to be one of the greatest 20th century artists.
Light up the world this Diwali in a new, clean way.
Go traditional with Pashmina shawl this winter.
Change your lifestyle and enjoy a blissful sleep.
The latest member of the Note family ruin the credibility of its ancestors.
IIC's ongoing Festival of the Arts showcases a storyteller-artist, whose stories cover entire buildings.
Ranga-Sangam and Uttaradhikar Festivals delighted viewers with their spectacular creations.
Till now no director has been attached to the project.
Reports say that Alia Bhatt has been cast as one of them.
The two are really excited to be expecting.
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Bhubaneswar, 10 March
The CPI-M today said it was going to fight the coming elections in Odisha alone and would field candidates in two Lok Sabha and 12 Assembly seats.
Odisha CPI(M) secretary Janardan Pati said that the party decided not to have seat adjustment with the BJD, unlike the last election.
“”In the 2009 elections, the CPI-M had seat adjustment with the BJD. This time, they did not invite us for seat arrangement. Therefore, we will go alone in the state,” Pati said. Announcing the names of candidates at the partys head office here, Pati said that of the 12 Assembly seats, the names of two candidates for Satyabadi constituency in Puri district and Paralakhemundi constituency in Gajapati district would be announced later. He said the party decided to field veteran communist leader Ali Kishore Patnaik from Berhampur. The name of the candidate for the Balasore LS seat will be announced after getting nod of the central leadership. The constituencies where the CPI(M) will put candidates are: Bonai (Laxman Munda), Rourkela (Salomi Minz), Nilagiri (Pradipta Panda), Remuna (Dr Sanjay Das), Jaleswar (Sisir Hui), Salepur (Badrinarayan Das), Ranpur (Golak Bihari Muduli), Nayagarh (Biswanath Mohapatra), Digapahandi (Bidyadhar Jena) and Mohana (Dandapani Raita).