External Affairs Minister

Show me a country that says everybody is welcome: EAM S Jaishankar on CAA

Asked about the UNHRC director not agreeing with India on the Kashmir issue, Jaishankar said: "UNHRC director has been wrong before."

Mar 07, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

Developments in Gulf have taken 'serious turn': S Jaishankar after talks with Iran's Zarif

The External Affairs Minister also spoke to his Omani counterpart Yusuf Alawi over the 'tense situation' in the region. "Discussed with FM Yusuf Alawi of Oman the tense situation in the region. Reaffirmed our shared interest in the stability and security of the Gulf. Appreciated his perspectives on the current situation," Jaishankar said.

Jan 05, 2020, 21:56 PM IST

Ensure no territory under your control is used for activities against other countries, India-US warn Pakistan at 2+2 dialogue

India and the United States (US) on Thursday gave a stern warning to Pakistan against the rampant terrorist activities propagating from its soil and asked it to take immediate action to ensure that no territory under its control is used for terrorism against other countries in any manner.

Dec 19, 2019, 23:02 PM IST

EAM Jaishankar in Nepal, to participate in fifth Nepal-India Joint Commission meet

The Joint Commission meeting is being held after a three-year gap. 

Aug 21, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

PM Modi did not ask US President Trump for mediation on Kashmir: EAM Jaishankar tells Rajya Sabha

India has long maintained that Kashmir is a bilateral issue and no third party has any role in it.

Jul 23, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

PM Modi did not ask US President Trump for mediation on Kashmir: EAM Jaishankar tells Rajya Sabha

India has long maintained that Kashmir is a bilateral issue and no third party has any role in it.

Jul 23, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

State-sponsored terrorism in Pakistan prevents its government from behaving 'normal': S Jaishankar

In a live video link from New Delhi to address the Leaders' Summit as part of UK-India Week in Buckinghamshire near London, Jaishankar called on countries like Britain to be more proactive in calling out nations that obstruct the international rules-based order because "a lot of what Pakistan is doing today, affects the rest of the world, including the UK".

Jun 27, 2019, 08:50 AM IST

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar formally joins BJP

S Jaishankar worked closely with PM Modi and National Security Adviser Ajit Doval in giving a new shape to India's foreign policy after PM Modi came to power in 2014. 

Jun 24, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

External Affairs Minister Jaishankar flags off Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Tuesday announced the commencement of the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra while asserting that the pilgrimage is an "important step" towards promoting people-to-people exchanges and strengthening friendship and understanding between India and China.

Jun 11, 2019, 13:11 PM IST

Deshhit: S Jaishankar says people have seen India’s stature rise in last 5 years

External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar said that people have seen India’s stature rise in the last 5 years

Jun 06, 2019, 20:42 PM IST

S Jaishankar becomes first career diplomat to be appointed External Affairs Minister

Another challenge for him will be to further strengthen India's ties with China, badly hit by the Doklam standoff in mid-2017.

May 31, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj addresses OIC meet, lays focus on terrorism

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday laid focus on the rise of terrorism during her address at the inaugural plenary of the two-day meeting of the foreign ministers' meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) states. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 01, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

Kin of Hyderabadi woman Nasreen Begum arrested in Saudi Arabia seek EAM Sushma Swaraj's help

Kin of Hyderabadi woman Nasreen Begum arrested in Saudi Arabia seek EAM Sushma Swaraj's help. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 06, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Karanvir Bohra thanks Sushma Swaraj for help with temporary passport

Bohra is in Moscow for MacCoffee Bollywood Film Festival.

Jan 31, 2019, 13:19 PM IST

Over 2-lakh stranded NRIs brought back since 2014: Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Tuesday over two-lakh stranded non-resident Indians (NRIs) were brought back to India in the last four-and-a-half years.

Nov 28, 2018, 00:02 AM IST

US President Donald Trump sends a lovely message for 'friend' Narendra Modi through Sushma Swaraj

At the time, Swaraj and Trump were exchanging pleasantries.

Sep 25, 2018, 07:08 AM IST

No change H-1B visa processing, Swaraj to rake issue during 2+2 dialogue

There's been a substantial increase in denial of H-1B visa petitions of Indians by the US Immigration authority as compared to people of other nationalities.

Aug 31, 2018, 08:23 AM IST

India, Vietnam to boost trade, maritime, defence cooperation

Swaraj visited Vietnam on the first leg of her four-day two-nation tour aimed at deepening India's strategic cooperation with Vietnam and Cambodia, the key countries in the ASEAN region.

Aug 28, 2018, 19:49 PM IST

Pakistan's interim Law Minister Syed Ali Zafar meets Sushma Swaraj

Zafar had come to India to offer condolences to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. 

Aug 18, 2018, 00:19 AM IST

No invitation from External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for Eid reception, alleges Pakistan

The External Affairs Ministry is yet to comment on this allegation.

Jun 27, 2018, 12:09 PM IST