Foreign ministers

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to launch new cabinet after scandals

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to launch new cabinet after scandals

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday was set to announce new defence and foreign ministers as part of a cabinet revamp he hopes will stem a decline in public support after a series of scandals and missteps.

Aug 03, 2017, 09:49 AM IST

EU sees no future for Bashar al-Assad in Syria: Foreign ministers

President Bashar al-Assad has no future in post-conflict Syria but his fate is ultimately up to the Syrian people, EU foreign ministers said on Monday in response to an apparent shift in US policy.

Apr 03, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
Foreign ministers of India, China to meet on Friday

Foreign ministers of India, China to meet on Friday

The two foreign ministers are expected to hold talks on important issues of bilateral, regional and multilateral interest.

Aug 11, 2016, 18:33 PM IST
Pakistan taking unpleasant interest in imposing upon India their vicious motives: Khurshid

Pakistan taking unpleasant interest in imposing upon India their vicious motives: Khurshid

Lashing out at Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz for calling upon the international community to take appropriate steps to fulfil its commitments towards the people of Jammu and Kashmir under the UNSC resolutions, former union minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Thursday said this is extremely unacceptable as Islamabad has been taking unpleasant interest in imposing upon India their vicious motives through the acts of terrorism.

Jul 22, 2016, 11:19 AM IST
China, Japan foreign ministers hold rare talks to reduce mistrust in ties

China, Japan foreign ministers hold rare talks to reduce mistrust in ties

The island dispute led to polarisation of sentiments in both the countries affecting their flourishing trade ties.

Apr 30, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

NATO plans for civilian-led mission in Afghanistan once current mission ends

NATO foreign ministers agreed on Wednesday to keep a civilian-led mission in Afghanistan after its current training operation ends, including a military component, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said.

May 13, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

China, Japan, South Korea hold first FM talks for three years

The foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan gathered in Seoul Saturday for their first meeting in nearly three years, aimed at calming regional tensions rooted in territorial and other diplomatic disputes.

Mar 21, 2015, 02:57 AM IST
Foreign ministers call for total ceasefire in Ukraine

Foreign ministers call for total ceasefire in Ukraine

Foreign ministers from Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany were meeting in Paris Tuesday in a bid to salvage a ceasefire deal which has failed to halt fighting in eastern Ukraine.

Feb 24, 2015, 20:15 PM IST

Foreign ministers plan Ukraine peace summit in heat of battle

 Foreign ministers from Moscow and Kiev meet their French and German counterparts in Berlin on Monday to arrange a Ukrainian peace summit that the Europeans fear is premature because of festering fighting.

Jan 12, 2015, 16:58 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj meets Sartaj Aziz at SAARC Summit, calls it 'basic courtesy'

Sushma Swaraj meets Sartaj Aziz at SAARC Summit, calls it 'basic courtesy'

The foreign and external affairs ministers of the SAARC nations are attending the 36th meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

Nov 25, 2014, 09:50 AM IST

NATO okays additional support package for Ukraine

NATO foreign ministers Wednesday approved a package of additional support measures to "strengthen Ukraine`s ability to defend itself", an official statement said.

Jun 25, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

Kerry attends first NATO foreign ministers meeting

NATO foreign ministers met today in Brussels to discuss the wars in Syria and Afghanistan, and to learn the views of a new member of their club US Secretary of State John Kerry.

Apr 23, 2013, 18:23 PM IST

EU foreign ministers try to stop violence in Syria

European Union foreign ministers are meeting to discuss ways to end the violence in Syria, wracked by a civil war that has killed an estimated 70,000 people.

Mar 11, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

Will cooperate with India in Mumbai probe: Pak

Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan will hold preparatory talks in New Delhi on Tuesday to firm up the details of CBMs even as Pakistan offered cooperation in investigating the recent Mumbai blasts.

Jul 26, 2011, 00:38 AM IST

Indo-Pak Foreign Ministers meet at Thimphu

Home Minister P Chidambaram
on Saturday had a meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Rehman
Malik, as he said terrorism posed the most significant
"existential challenge" to peace and security in South Asia.

Jul 24, 2011, 00:36 AM IST

India, Pak foreign ministers to meet on July 27

India and Pakistan Thursday announced that talks between their foreign ministers will take place July 27.

Jul 21, 2011, 16:36 PM IST

Indo-Pak talks on July 26-27

The Foreign Minister-level talks will be preceded by meetings of a working group on cross-Line of Control confidence-building measures and the Foreign Secretaries of the two countries.

Jul 07, 2011, 21:10 PM IST

NATO ministers meet amid Libya dispute

NATO foreign ministers will seek to overcome differences over Libya.

Apr 15, 2011, 17:07 PM IST

Hizbul chief rejects Indo-Pak FM dialogue

Hizbul
Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin today rejected upcoming
talks between the Foreign Ministers of India and Pakistan,
saying militant groups will continue their jehad till the
"last Indian soldier leaves" Jammu and Kashmir.

Jul 13, 2010, 22:00 PM IST

Rao to hold talks on June 24 to finalise FMs’ meeting agenda

Indian Foreign Secretary
Nirupama Rao will hold talks with her Pakistani counterpart
Salman Bashir here on June 24 to finalise the agenda for an
upcoming meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the two
countries.

Jun 15, 2010, 22:38 PM IST