India – Terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir (25.09.13)
France condemns the terrorist attack that just struck India, leaving 12 dead in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
India - Submarine accident (14.08.13)
France was saddened to learn of the accident that just occurred aboard an Indian navy submarine in Bombay.
India – Monsoon floods (19.06.13)
We were deeply shocked to learn of the death of more than a hundred people as a result of the floods in northern India.
India – French–Indian consultations (17.06.13)
These consultations confirmed the excellent nature of French–Indian relations which are based on a strategic partnership, the critical importance of which President Hollande reaffirmed during his state visit to India from February 14 to 15, 2013.
India – Attack perpetrated by a Maoist group in the state of Chhattisgarh (28.05.13)
France utterly condemns the attack perpetrated by a Maoist group in the state of Chhattisgarh, leaving at least 27 people dead and more than 30 injured on May 26.
India – Attacks in Hyderabad (21.02.13)
France utterly condemns the attacks that took place in Hyderabad on February 21, 2013, which indiscriminately targeted innocent victims, leaving at least 14 people dead and more than a hundred injured. Our Consul General in Bangalore immediately visited the area in order to express our solidarity with India and to ensure the safety of the French community.
India – Death of 36 people at the Kumbh Mela (11.02.13)
We were deeply shocked to learn of the death of 36 people at the Kumbh Mela pilgrimage in Allahabad. In these tragic circumstances which have plunged India into mourning, France would like to extend its condolences to the bereaved and express its solidarity with the Indian authorities and people.
Meeting between Laurent Fabius and his Indian counterpart, Salman Khurshid (10.01.13)
Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will today receive Salman Khurshid, India’s Minister of External Affairs. This is the first visit to France by an Indian minister of external affairs since 2001. Mr. Khurshid will be received by President Hollande on January 11.
Bonjour India - Festival of France (29.11.12)
Riding the wave of success of the first edition of Bonjour India (2009-2010), the Institut Français en Inde and the French Embassy in India, in association with the Alliance Française India network and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), are all set to unveil the second edition of the festival from January to April 2013.
India – Ferry disaster off the coast of Assam (02.05.12)
In the face of this tragedy, France extends its condolences to the bereaved. It shares the pain of the Indian people and government and assures them of its wholehearted solidarity in this ordeal.
Pakistan - India - Process to normalize trade relations (02.03.12)
France welcomes this decision, which follows the visit to Islamabad by India’s Commerce Minister, Mr. Anand Sharma. It’s the first step in the plan approved by both governments aimed at standardizing economic relations by granting, in a spirit of reciprocity based on the current situation, the most-favored nation status to India.
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