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S. Jaishankar


Delhi Confidential: Minister At IGI

March 19, 2020 1:52 am

Tweeting some pictures of him in a mask, he wrote, “India works because countless Indians do. Night or day, rain or shine."

234 Indians stranded in Iran due to coronavirus have arrived in India: Jaishankar

March 15, 2020 11:14 am

The third batch of Indians from Iran arrived early Sunday. A second batch of 44 Indian pilgrims had arrived from Iran on Friday.

IAF rescues 58 Indians stranded in Iran amid coronavirus outbreak

March 10, 2020 11:06 am

An IAF aircraft, carrying mostly pilgrims and students, landed at Ghaziabad's Hindon airbase just before 10 am Tuesday morning. An estimated 1,200 Indians remain in Iran.

Global criticism: Getting to know who our friends are, says Jaishankar

March 08, 2020 3:34 am

The minister said technology has always been the driver of global politics, and never more so than now.

No country says everybody is welcome: Jaishankar hits out at CAA critics

March 07, 2020 4:32 pm

"We have tried to reduce the number of stateless people through this legislation. That should be appreciated. We have done it in a way that we do not create a bigger problem for ourselves," Jaishankar added.

Need of the hour to have sober conversations: Jaishankar

March 03, 2020 2:56 am

The minister said India’s growing capacity to contribute to the global discourse and make a difference to international outcomes has been demonstrated over the last few years.

Indians on board coronavirus-hit Japan ship return on Air India flight

February 27, 2020 8:54 am

A luxury cruise liner, with over 3,700 people aboard, was quarantined off Yokohama port in Japan on February 3. At least 700 people on the ship, including 12 Indians, had tested positive while four of them died on board due to coronavirus.

Important MEA conference on Asian economies to be held in Pune every year

February 22, 2020 11:59 am

The three-day event, rechristened as the Asia Economic Dialogue, would be held at the Pune International Centre (PIC) from February 28 to March 1.

MEA Jaishankar meets US House Speaker Pelosi at security conference in Germany

February 15, 2020 3:15 pm

The Munich Security Conference, being held in Germany from February 14-16, is the world's leading forum for debate on international security policy.

On Kashmir, Jaishankar tells US Senator India will 'settle it'

February 15, 2020 7:36 pm

In the wake of concerns by US leaders over the "human rights situation" in Jammu and Kashmir, India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Saturday said "do not worry", adding that India would "settle it".


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.