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Vijay Gokhale, Foreign Secretary: 'India is ready for further informal summit with China in future'

Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale said, "India is ready for an informal summit with China again in the future". He told the press conference how Xi Jinping and his delegation felt during their visit to India and how fruitful this summit was.

Oct 12, 2019, 14:28 PM IST

Address global concerns on cross-border terror: India, US to Pakistan

India and the United States on Tuesday called for Pakistan to address global concerns regarding terrorism, including that emanating from across the border.

Mar 13, 2019, 08:25 AM IST

India strikes Jaish-e-Mohammed's training camp: Complete text of Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale's statement

IAF fighters crossed the LoC and dropped 1000 kg bombs destroying a Jaish-e-Mohammad's major terrorist camp.

Feb 26, 2019, 12:29 PM IST

Army Chief, NSA and Foreign Secretary make a secret trip to Bhutan as China flexes its muscle in Doklam

India is worried after an intelligence report warned that China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) has been patrolling the areas which are held by the Royal Bhutan Army, say sources.

Feb 19, 2018, 13:03 PM IST

Army Chief, NSA Ajit Doval make rare visit Bhutan to discus Doklam strategy

The highly-secretive visit to Bhutan, according to sources, took place between February 6-7.

Feb 18, 2018, 23:31 PM IST

S Jaishankar retires; Vijay Gokhale takes charge as Foreign Secretary

Vijay Keshav Gokhale is the new Foreign Secretary.

Jan 29, 2018, 06:40 AM IST

Jaishankar to retire as foreign secretary; Vijay Keshav Gokhale to take charge on Monday

S Jaishankar was appointed foreign secretary in January 2015.

Jan 29, 2018, 00:02 AM IST

Vijay Keshav Gokhale to be the next foreign secretary

Vijay Keshav Gokhale is a 1981 batch officer of the Indian Foreign Service.

Jan 01, 2018, 20:47 PM IST

India will see if Rohingyas can return to Myanmar, says Foreign Secretary

UN has put the total number of Rohingya refugees that have arrived in Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 25 at 604,000.

Oct 26, 2017, 23:12 PM IST

China unusually aggressive in its stand on Dokalam: Foreign Secretary tells Parliamentary panel

Chinese and Indian soldiers have been locked in a face- off for over a month.

Jul 18, 2017, 21:54 PM IST

India, China can handle border differences Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar says

In early June, according to the Chinese interpretation of events, Indian guards crossed into China's Donglang region and obstructed work on a road on a plateau adjoining the mountainous Indian state of Sikkim.

Jul 11, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

Foreign secretary S Jaishankar to meet US secretary Rex Tillerson

The Jaishankar-Tillerson meeting is likely to give final touches to the Modi-Trump meeting at the White House on Monday.


Jun 23, 2017, 10:28 AM IST

After London attack, PM May demands more action against hate from social media firms

British Prime Minister Theresa May wants social media firms to do more to prevent the spread of extremist material online, her spokesman said on Friday, two days after a British-born Muslim convert killed at least four people in London.

Mar 24, 2017, 23:31 PM IST

Kansas shooting should be treated as individual act: Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said on Saturday that the Kansas shooting, in which an Indian engineer was killed, should be treated as an "individual act" and the American society was very much against it.

Mar 04, 2017, 14:31 PM IST

Foreign Secretary Jaishankar in Dhaka, meets Sheikh Hasina

Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Thursday called on Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and discussed preparatory aspects of her proposed visit to India this year.

Feb 24, 2017, 00:32 AM IST

Masood Azhar's actions are 'well documented', 'burden of proof' not on India: Foreign Secretary Jaishankar to China

India on Wednesday hit out at China for demanding "solid evidence" for getting JeM chief Masood Azhar banned by the UN.

Feb 22, 2017, 18:44 PM IST

Amid NSG, Masood Azhar deadlock, Foreign Secretary Jaishankar holds talks with China's top diplomat

China has been reluctant to support India's admission into NSG and back a United Nations ban on Masood Azhar.

Feb 21, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar gets one-year extension

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar, whose tenure was to end on January 28, on Sunday got a one-year extension.

Jan 24, 2017, 00:23 AM IST

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in US to meet President-elect Donald Trump's team

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is in the US to hold a series of meetings with President-elect Donald Trump's closest advisers and Congressional leaders.

Jan 09, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

No 'message' on past cross-LoC strikes were conveyed to Parl panel: Foreign Secretary

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Tuesday said whether cross-LoC surgical strikes were undertaken by the army in the past only the military will know as no "message" about such assaults were conveyed.

Oct 19, 2016, 00:31 AM IST