High Commissioner(Search results - 18)
World NewsOct 7, 2021, 11:43 PM IST
UK revises travel norms; No quarantine for vaccinated Indians travelling to UK from October 11
UK High Commissioner to India Alex Ellis said that from October 11 onwards no quarantine will be required for Indian travellers to his country provided they are fully vaccinated with Covishield or another UK-approved vaccine.
World NewsSep 17, 2021, 3:38 PM IST
Taliban should be given time to form govt, run Afghanistan effectively: Pakistan Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed
He made these remarks during a meeting with UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi in Islamabad on Thursday, Dawn newspaper reported.
DefenceSep 15, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Neighbourhood First Policy: India delivers Passenger Variant Dornier aircraft to Mauritius on lease
Indian High Commissioner to Mauritius Nandini K Singla emphasised on the friendly ties and naval cooperation existing between the two countries.
SportsAug 9, 2021, 11:34 AM IST
Rahul Dravid tutors Kannada to British High Commissioner in Bengaluru
Former India cricketer Rahul Dravid was performing the role of teacher to British High Commissioner in India. Alex Ellis shared this video on Twitter of his communication with the former India skipper.
Weird NewsAug 6, 2021, 8:13 PM IST
British diplomat eats dosa with hands as Twitter suggests; wins hearts on internet
A video of British high commissioner to India, Alex Ellis, is winning hearts on Twitter after he ate masala dosa with his hands, as suggested by the users.
Top StoriesMay 19, 2021, 12:59 PM IST
Singapore foreign minister slams Arvind Kejriwal, 'there is no Singapore variant, stick to facts’
After Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal requested the Central government to suspend flights to and from Singapore with immediate effect, the Singaporean government called in Indian High Commissioner and registered a strong protest.
Top StoriesMay 1, 2021, 2:36 PM IST
Govt clarifies: No directive to Indian missions to counter foreign media's Covid-19 coverage
The media reports claimed that Indian ambassadors and high commissioners had been told to disseminate that there could be no connection between the elections, campaign rallies and the spike in numbers.
Top StoriesMar 19, 2021, 12:09 PM IST
Ayodhya's Ram Mandir to get stone from Sita temple in Sri Lanka
The stone from Sita Eliya will celebrate multiple commonalities between the nations and also encourage more exchanges between the people of the two countries, the Indian high commission said.
Top StoriesMar 9, 2021, 8:16 PM IST
India tells UK: Tell your MPs not to interfere in internal politics
India on Tuesday summoned the country's High Commission Alexander Ellis and asked the British MPs to refrain from interfering in its political spectrum.
Top StoriesFeb 22, 2021, 4:19 PM IST
Watch: British envoy has a divine calling in India
In a unique gesture, United Kingdom's High Commissioner to India Alex Ellis visited the renowned Akshardham Temple in the national capital along with his wife and son.
Top StoriesDec 4, 2020, 3:41 PM IST
India summons Canadian High Commissioner over remarks by PM Trudeau on farmers' protest
Trudeau, backing the agitating farmers in India, had said that Canada will always be there to defend the rights of peaceful protests, and expressed concern over the situation.
Coronavirus IndiaNov 26, 2020, 4:00 PM IST
PM Modi to visit Serum Institute of India on November 28
The Prime Minister's visit will come ahead of the arrival of ambassadors and high commissioners of various countries to the Pune-based firm on December 4 to oversee the production of the Covid-19 vaccine and the company’s distribution plan, once it gets a nod from the regulators for use.
IndiaOct 11, 2020, 2:40 PM IST
The 18-year-old who was UK's top Diplomat in India for a day
As part of the UK mission's initiative to empower and highlight the challenges faced by women across the world, Chaitanya Venkateswaran assumed the chair of the British High Commissioner in India
IndiaJul 24, 2020, 10:29 AM IST
Coronavirus: India has fantastic ‘vaccine capability’; will be crucial in COVID-19 battle, says UK envoy
British high commissioner Philip Barton also said India is "really important" to the UK in meeting the COVID-19 challenges and getting through the pandemic.
IndiaOct 12, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Bengaluru journalism student becomes British deputy high commissioner for a day
The journalist student took over the role of British deputy high commissioner, Bengaluru, from Jeremy Pilmore Bedford for a day on Friday and oversaw UK's third-largest post in India by chairing briefing sessions