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S. Jaishankar


At panel meet, Rahul, others question govt’s foreign policy

January 17, 2021 7:53 am

Gandhi, it is learnt, asked the government to spell out its strategy to counter an increasingly aggressive and assertive China.

India, Nepal commit to early completion of boundary works

January 16, 2021 4:27 am

Visiting Nepal Foreign minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali said the two sides are mindful that they should not let any outstanding issue “become irritant in an otherwise friendly relationship”.

Nepal foreign minister on India trip, to meet Jaishankar today

January 15, 2021 7:53 am

The visit was seen as a reciprocal gesture following Oli’s August 15 outreach via a phone call to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Jaishankar: Those behind 1993 Mumbai blasts enjoying 5-star hospitality

January 13, 2021 3:14 am

S Jaishankar, slammed Pakistan on Tuesday saying the crime syndicate responsible for the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts was “not just given State protection but enjoying 5-star hospitality”.

Delhi must manage dynamic interaction between domestic policies of India and its neighbours

January 12, 2021 8:48 am

The bitter legacies of Partition leave the domestic political dynamics of Bangladesh, India and Pakistan tied together and complicate their interaction as separate sovereign entities.

A message to Colombo

January 09, 2021 8:33 am

Minister Jaishankar’s reminder on the necessity of the 13th Amendment was much-needed and timely.

Jaishankar discusses role of provincial councils with Tamil leaders in Sri Lanka

January 07, 2021 6:27 pm

The meeting assumed significance in the backdrop of moves by the ruling Sri Lanka People's Party (SLPP) allies to mount a public campaign for abolition of the country's provincial council system.

Pompeo praises Jaishankar for advancing US-India ties

January 06, 2021 9:21 am

Thanking External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in a tweet, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Jaishankar a great diplomat and leader.

Jaishankar to begin 3-day visit to Sri Lanka today

January 05, 2021 3:29 am

Jaishankar will hold talks with the Lankan President, PM Mahinda Rajapaksa and his counterpart Dinesh Gunawardena.

India and the world in 2021: A year to engage, assert

January 06, 2021 8:36 am

After a year when it battled Covid-19 and Chinese aggression, India enters 2021 with the challenge of strengthening ties and building new ones with the US, EU, Middle East countries, and its neighbours. The new year presents India an opportunity to emerge as a global rather than an aspirational player.


Top quotes of S Jaishankar at RNG Lecture: From Kashmir to RCEP to what he said on Pakistan

November 17, 2019 8:43 am

S Jaishankar delivering the fourth RNG Lecture provided an assessment of the last 70 years of India’s foreign policy choices and challenged past positions — from dealing with China on boundary issues and handling Pakistan to managing ties with the US.

S Jaishankar at fourth RNG Lecture: 'Past handling of Pakistan raises many questions'

November 14, 2019 10:14 pm

Delivering the fourth Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture in New Delhi, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Thursday called for “an honest review of our performance” in the seven decades since independence in a “visibly changing global order”.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets PM Modi, holds joint press briefing with MEA Jaishankar

June 26, 2019 7:18 pm

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is on a three-day visit to India, and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday held a joint press briefing, touching upon a wide range of issues, including bilateral trade.


India, Pak to reschedule Foreign Secretary-level talks: MEA

January 14, 2016 2:10 pm

New Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): Clearing the air over reports of suspension of the Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Spokesperson Vikas Swarup on Thursday said Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar spoke to his Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhary and both have agreed to reschedule the talks in the near future. Swarup further added that India welcomed Pakistan’s move to order an investigation into the Pathankot terror attack.