Tag: S Jaishankar

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India-US ties in very good health: Jaishankar

New Delhi: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the US and his meeting with President Donald Trump during which trade issues are set to figure, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Tuesday said that bilateral ties are in “very good health”. Addressing a press conference, Jaishankar said he would view the relationship as […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Pak condemns India's statement on taking back PoK

Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday “strongly condemned and rejected the inflammatory and irresponsible” remarks made by the Indian External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on taking back Pakistan occupied Kashmir, saying they could “further escalate tensions and seriously jeopardise peace and security in the region”. In a statement, hours after India said that Pakistan occupied Kashmir was […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Inflammatory, Says Pak On Jaishankar's Remark On PoK

Islamabad: Pakistan has condemned Indian Minister of External Affairs S. Jaishankar’s statement that Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) is a part of India and New Delhi will have its physical jurisdiction some day. Pakistan called the statement “inflammatory” and “irresponsible”. According to reports in the Pakistani media, Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal strongly condemned the […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
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Pakistan uses terrorism as legitimate tool of statecraft : Minister Jaishankar

New York: Hitting out at Pakistan, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said India cannot talk to a very challenging neighbour that conducts terrorism as a “legitimate tool of statecraft” to put pressure on New Delhi to come to the negotiating table. Addressing an event at leading think tank Council on Foreign Relations here on […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Teach Some Diplomacy Lessons To Modi: Rahul To Jaishankar

New Delhi: Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday slammed at External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar for covering up Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “incompetence” saying he should teach some lessons on diplomacy. Rahul Gandhi also said that Modi’s endorsement of US President Donald Trump has caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. “Thank you […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
US Heading For Change In Afghan Posture: S Jaishankar

Washington: The United States is heading for a change in its posture on Afghanistan but it’s not clear as to what that position would be, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Wednesday. “On Afghanistan and Pakistan, I’ve had conversations with the Americans in Washington and otherwise on Afghanistan. Obviously, a lot of that stays […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Saina appeals to Jaishankar to solve visa issues

New Delhi: Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal has appealed to External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar, seeking his help in processing her and her trainer’s visa a week ahead of the Denmark Open. Saina wrote in a tweet tagging Jaishankar that she is yet to get her visa processed for the tournament which will be played in […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
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Hand Over Wanted Indians Living In Pakistan If Serious About Better Ties With India: Jaishankar

London: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said the relationship with Pakistan remains “difficult” because it openly practices terrorism against India, and if Islamabad is serious to cooperate with New Delhi, it should hand over the Indians wanted for terrorist activities living in Pakistan. In a wide-ranging interview with French daily Le Monde, the minister said […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Pak FM Boycotts Indian Minister's Speech At Istanbul Meet

Istanbul: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Monday boycotted the speech by Indian Minister V.K Singh over Kashmir at the Heart of Asia Conference here. As soon as Singh started speaking at the Heart of Asia Conference, which aims to promote durable peace and stability in Afghanistan, the Pakistan Foreign Minister left his seat […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
India Offered To Evacuate People From All Neighbouring Countries From Wuhan: Jaishankar

New Delhi: India had offered to evacuate people from all the neighbouring countries while bringing back Indian students from the Chinese city of Wuhan in the wake of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar told the Rajya Sabha on Friday. The minister said that seven Maldives nationals chose to avail the offer […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Disengagement & De-Escalation On Sino-Indian Border Is Under Progress: EAM S Jaishankar

New Delhi: As India and China attempt to lower weeks of border tension in eastern Ladakh, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said a disengagement and de-escalation process has been agreed upon between the two countries and it is “very much a work in progress”. “What just happened is that we have agreed on […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
IPL 13: Don't Allow The Premier League In Dubai, Amit Shah & S Jaishankar Urged

New Delhi: A day after the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) decided to hold the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Dubai, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged Union Home Minister Amit Shah and External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar not to give the go-ahead to the […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
S Jaishankar Slams China, Pak On Terrorism, Unveils 8-Point Plan

New York: Calling out Pakistan for its support for terrorism and China for providing terrorists cover against sanctions, India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has unveiled an eight-point plan against the global scourge. Before his speech on Tuesday at a Security Council ministerial meeting, Tunisia’s Foreign Minister Othman Jerandi, who presided, issued a consensus statement […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Jaishankar And Blinken Talk Over Phone, Discuss Myanmar Situation And Issues Of Mutual Concern

By Lalit K Jha Washington: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday during which they discussed the situation in Myanmar and issues of mutual concern, according to a State Department spokesperson. Blinken spoke with Jaishankar to reaffirm the strength of the US-India partnership and to discuss issues […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
India Signs USD 50 Million Defence LoC Agreement To Boost Maritime Capabilities Of Maldives
India Signs USD 50 Million Defence LoC Agreement To Boost Maritime Capabilities Of Maldives

Male: India on Sunday reiterated its commitment to the Maldives’ security and signed a USD 50 million defence Line of Credit agreement with it to boost the maritime capabilities of the strategic island nation. The USD 50 million credit line agreement for defence projects was signed between the Finance Ministry of Maldives and the Export […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021