Dr S Jaishankar

Afghanistan crisis: EAM Jaishankar speaks to German counterpart, discusses evacuation challenges

EAM Jaishankar discussed evacuation challenges in Afghanistan and the policy implications of the changes there with his German counterpart. 

Aug 21, 2021, 19:25 PM IST

India invited to Afghanistan meet in Doha this week

The Regional Conference on Afghanistan is expected to take place on August 12. The meet comes even as Doha is hosting the Troika Plus meet on Wednesday involving the US, Russia, China and Pakistan.

Aug 10, 2021, 23:09 PM IST

Will take new steps for development of Tehran-New Delhi ties: New Iran President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi tells EAM Jaishankar

Iran President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi told EAM Jaishankar, "From today on, we should take new and distinct steps in the development of bilateral, regional and international relations with a new perspective". 

Aug 06, 2021, 17:28 PM IST

India's UNSC Presidency: PM Narendra Modi to address council on Maritime Security

India is expected to launch a mobile tech platform ‘UNITE AWARE’ during its presidency for UN Peacekeepers. External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar is also expected to travel to New York and will be chairing two important debates there.

Aug 02, 2021, 12:35 PM IST

EAM Dr S Jaishankar calls on new Iran President-elect, discusses Afghanistan with counterpart

During his meeting with the Iranian President-elect, India's external affairs minister Dr S Jaishankar handed over a personal message from Indian PM Narendra Modi.

Jul 08, 2021, 06:23 AM IST

Ahead of WMCC talks, EAM Jaishankar says Chinese ‘deployment still continues'

The comments come even as India and China are preparing for the next round of Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination (WMCC) diplomatic talks.

Jun 23, 2021, 12:59 PM IST

External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar to visit Italy for G20 FMs meet

Italy is the host of the G20 grouping this year and will hold the leader's summit in Rome on October 30th and 31st. 

Jun 14, 2021, 16:44 PM IST

India-Kuwait signs pact to protect rights of Indian domestic workers

The MoU focus on the signing of contracts that ensure the rights and obligations of both Kuwaiti employers and Indian domestic workers. 

Jun 11, 2021, 23:34 PM IST

EAM Jaishankar to visit Kuwait next week

The visit comes in the backdrop of the country reaching out to India amid the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic with assistance.

Jun 05, 2021, 06:30 AM IST

EAM Jaishankar to chair BRICS foreign ministers meeting today; COVID-19 situation, regional, global issues on agenda

The  BRICS foreign ministers are also likely to discuss the need for reforming the multilateral system and ways to enhance cooperation in countering terrorism, the MEA said.

Jun 01, 2021, 07:23 AM IST

With focus on COVID-19 crisis, BRICS foreign ministers’ virtual meet on June 1

New Delhi's focus as the chair of the grouping will be to come up with practical measures to meet the Sustainable Development Goals using technological tools.

May 31, 2021, 20:22 PM IST

EAM S Jaishankar meets top American officials, discusses Indo-Pacific, Afghanistan, TRIPS agreement

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar also met influential American lawmakers from both the Democratic and Republican parties on Thursday and discussed developments pertaining to Quad and the cooperation on vaccines with them.

May 28, 2021, 07:11 AM IST

EAM Dr S Jaishankar arrives in Washington for comprehensive dialogue with Biden administration, to meet Defence Secretary at Pentagon on Friday

During his three-day stay here, EAM Jaishankar is scheduled to meet his American counterpart, Secretary of State Tony Blinken, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan, along with other key members of the Biden administration.

May 27, 2021, 06:35 AM IST

India will continue to shape big debates of our times, says EAM Jaishankar ahead of meeting with senior US officials on COVID-19 agenda

US is also backing India sponsored proposal on TRIPS waiver at the WTO. The TRIPS waiver aims to increase global vaccine production in order to take on the challenge of vaccinating the poorest of the poor and save lives.

May 25, 2021, 06:43 AM IST

EAM S Jaishankar to begin United States visit today, COVID-related cooperation on agenda

India is engaged in talks with various US entities involved in Covid vaccines production and is looking forward to procuring and subsequently producing these vaccines. 

May 24, 2021, 06:44 AM IST

Delhi CM Does Not Speak for India, clarifies Centre as Singapore refutes Kejriwal's Covid variant remark

Singapore Foreign Ministry issued a strong statement on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's comments on Covid variant from Singapore,  saying that it was "disappointed that a prominent political figure had failed to ascertain the facts before making such claims."

May 19, 2021, 11:36 AM IST

No third party involved in India sending vaccines to Paraguay: MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday dismissed media reports quoting Taiwan foreign minister Joseph Wu that Taipei's intervention led to Paraguay getting vaccines from India. 

Apr 09, 2021, 00:23 AM IST

No ifs and buts in fight against terrorism, says EAM Dr S Jaishankar at United Nations security council

 Dr S Jaishankar gave an 8-point agenda at the United Nations security council for the "UN system to credibly address the menace of terrorism and ensure effective action"

Jan 12, 2021, 23:25 PM IST

External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishanker to visit Sri Lanka from January 5 to 7, first visit of 2021

India's External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishanker's visit is arranged through the air-bubble due to coronavirus travel restrictions in both countries.

Jan 04, 2021, 16:44 PM IST

Mike Pompeo, Mark Esper to take part in India-US 2+2 inter-ministerial dialogue today, likely to sign BECA pact

During the meeting, a military pact, BECA or Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement is also expected to be signed. 

Oct 27, 2020, 08:16 AM IST