India wants to see early promulgation of statute in Nepal: Jaishankar

 India wants to see early promulgation of Nepal's new Constitution to resolve the political logjam, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Friday said as he held "fruitful" discussions with top Nepalese leadership on their multifaceted bilateral ties.

Foreign Secretary conveyed to Pak India's commitment to resolve all issues: Govt

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar has conveyed to Pakistan India's commitment to resolve all issues within framework of Simla pact and Lahore Declaration if there was an environment free from terror and violence, during his trip to Islamabad two weeks back, government said on Thursday.

PM Modi successful on foreign policy front: Former NSA Menon

Shivshankar Menon, who had served as National Security Adviser and Foreign Secretary under UPA government, on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been "very successful" in pursuing the foreign policy and observed there was continuity in dealing with India's external engagement.

If American "trumpet" was more certain in Asia-Pacific, it's helpful: India

India on Monday said if the American "trumpet" was more "certain" in Asia-Pacific region where the two countries have shared interest, it would be helpful.

India-US ties in 'transition mode': Foreign Secretary Jaishankar

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Monday said that the ties between India and the United States are currently in a 'transition mode', calling on both countries to be 'bolder' in their bilateral relations.

China welcomes Jaishankar's Pakistan visit

China on Thursday said improving ties between India and Pakistan was of paramount importance to peace and development in the region and offered its support to resolve bilateral disputes through peaceful dialogue.

Foreign Secretary Jaishankar to conclude SAARC Yatra with Afghanistan

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Wednesday will conclude his four-nation SAARC Yatra with Afghanistan.

No immediate thaw in India-Pakistan ties: Daily

A Pakistani newspaper on Tuesday said it won't be possible to expect an immediate thaw in relations with India.

JD(U) welcomes resumption of foreign secretary-level talks between India and Pakistan

The Janata Dal (United) on Tuesday welcomed the resumption of foreign secretary-level talks between India and Pakistan.

Jaishankar begins SAARC yatra Sunday with Bhutan

 Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar begins his `yatra` of four SAARC countries from Sunday, with Bhutan as the first stop, in a major push to the Indian government`s neighbourhood outreach.

Foreign Secretary's 'SAARC yatra' from Sunday, in Pakistan on March 3

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar will undertake 'SAARC yatra' from Sunday starting with Bhutan and will travel to Pakistan on March 3, marking the resumption of Indo-Pak talks with India maintaining it stands ready to discuss all outstanding issues including Jammu and Kashmir.

Indian Foreign Secretary may visit Pakistan in March

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said India`s Foreign Secretary might visit Pakistan in March for India- Pakistan talks.

All issues will be discussed with Indian Foreign Secretary: Nawaz Sharif
All issues will be discussed with Indian Foreign Secretary: Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said Pakistan would welcome the visit of India's Foreign Secretary to the country during which "all issues, including Kashmir" will be discussed.

Getting lot of messages of support from colleagues: Sujatha Singh

Former foreign secretary Sujatha Singh Saturday said she was getting a lot of messages of support from her colleagues in the ministry of external affairs after she was abruptly relieved of her post three days ago.

'Deeply pained', says dismissed foreign secretary Sujatha Singh

Axed from the post of foreign secretary two days ago, a "deeply pained" Sujatha Singh on Friday hit back saying that stories were being "planted" in the media to tarnish her reputation after having served for 39 years.

Personally informed Sujatha Singh about new FS appointment: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday night said she had personally communicated to Sujatha Singh the government's decision to appoint S Jaishankar as the new Foreign Secretary.

Sujatha Singh's removal sparks war of words between Congress, BJP

A political war of words erupted on Thursday over the sudden removal of Sujatha Singh as Foreign Secretary, with Congress asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to explain the "summary" decision while BJP defended it as the right of the government.

Had sought early retirement, claims Sujatha Singh

A day after the government said that her tenure as Foreign Secretary has been "curtailed", Sujatha Singh Thursday claimed that she had actually sought early retirement.

Omar welcomes Jaishankar's appointment as Foreign Secretary

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah has welcomed the appointment of S Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary, calling it an "excellent" decision.

Foreign Secretary Jaishankar calls on Sushma

Newly appointed Foreign Secretary Dr S Jaishankar on Thursday called on External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in the national capital.