Rajnath Singh said the govt was making efforts to resolve the Kashmir issue at the earliest, and asserted that 'Kashmir, Kashmiri and Kashmiriyat' belonged to India.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have held "very good" discussions on a range of bilateral, regional and global issues.
The Indian Army on Monday evening killed two Pakistani troopers in a counter offensive strike on the LoC in Kashmir's Uri sector.
At least 11 people were killed when a severe thunderstorm hit the Russian capital Moscow, officials said.
Germany's top diplomat Sigmar Gabriel had harsh words for the US as he said President Donald Trump's policies have weakened the West.
US President Donald Trump condemned the hate crime in Portland, Oregon, where two men were stabbed to death.
State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) treated acting Defence Minister Arun Jaitely with a special flying display of its fighters, trainer jets and helicopters.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Germany, attended a private dinner hosted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Golfer Tiger Woods was arrested on a drink-driving charge in Florida in the US on Monday, police said.