S Jaishankar

India’s EAM S Jaishankar backs regional peace process on Afghanistan under United Nations umbrella at ‘Heart of Asia’ conference

At Heart of Asia meet in Dushanbe, India's External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar has extended support to a regional process on peace in Afghanistan under the United Nations umbrella.  

Mar 30, 2021, 15:21 PM IST

EAM S Jaishankar to attend ‘Heart of Asia’ conference in Tajikistan

The External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to attend ‘Heart of Asia’ conference on Tuesday (March 30) in Tajikistan’s capital city. 

Mar 30, 2021, 09:36 AM IST

India commemorates Chabahar Day at Maritime India Summit 2021

The Ministry of External Affairs announced that India will commemorate ‘Chabahar Day’ on Thursday (March 4) on the margin of Maritime India Summit 2021. Ministers from over six countries, namely Afghanistan, Iran, Uzbekistan, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan will take part in the virtual meet. 

Mar 04, 2021, 15:47 PM IST

EAM S Jaishankar to arrive in Dhaka on Thursday ahead of PM Narendra Modi's Bangladesh visit

During the visit, S Jaishankar will call on Bangladeshi PM Sheikh Hasina and will also hold talks with Bangladesh's Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen.

Mar 03, 2021, 23:05 PM IST

This time for Africa: Made-in-India COVID-19 vaccines land in Côte d’Ivoire

India has been sending COVID-19 vaccine doses to several different countries in Africa. The latest batch of vaccines arrived in Côte d’Ivoire on Friday (February 26). The EAM shared the news with two pictures of the vaccine being unloaded from a plane.

Feb 27, 2021, 07:34 AM IST

Both sides should now quickly resolve remaining issues along LAC: EAM S Jaishankar tells Chinese counterpart Wang Yi

S Jaishankar emphasized that once the disengagement is completed at all friction points, then the two sides could also look at broader de-escalation of troops in the area and work towards restoration of peace and tranquillity.

Feb 27, 2021, 06:49 AM IST

EAM S Jaishankar speaks to Chinese FM Wang Yi: Here's what they said

A five-point agreement was reached between Jaishankar and Wang at a meeting in Moscow on September 10, 2020, on the sidelines of a Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) conclave. The pact included measures like quick disengagement of troops, avoiding action that could escalate tensions, adherence to all agreements and protocols on border management and steps to restore peace along the Line of Actual Control.

Feb 25, 2021, 20:48 PM IST

Terrorism can never be justified, it continues to be one of the gravest threats to humankind: India at UNHRC

Speaking at a high-level segment of the 46th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar asserted, "Terrorism continues to be one of the gravest threats to humankind." Jaishankar also said, "Terrorism can never be justified. It is a crime against humanity and violates the most fundamental human right--the Right to Life."

Feb 23, 2021, 16:24 PM IST

From people of India: EAM S Jaishankar hands over 1,00,000 additional doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Maldives

He also interacted with the Maldives Health Minister Ahmed Naseem and said that 'an extraordinarily deep partnership' between the countries were reaffirmed during the meeting. "Comprehensive talks with Maldives FM Abdulla Shahid. Deeply appreciate our close cooperation during Covid. Agreed to look beyond at post-pandemic economic recovery," Jaishankar said.


Feb 20, 2021, 19:52 PM IST

India pitches for connectivity from Arabian Sea to South China Sea

Speaking at an event in Guwahati, Assam the EAM said, the "approach to create connectivity to and within Assam, beyond to the North-East, then to neighbouring Myanmar and Bangladesh, but eventually push all the way by road, by sea, by air to Vietnam, to Japan." India is working on a number of connectivity projects to connect northeast with East Asia.

Feb 15, 2021, 23:58 PM IST

India-China military talks will continue, disengagement of troops ‘complicated’ issue, says EAM S Jaishankar

China and India are locked in a military standoff in eastern Ladakh since May 5 last. The two countries have held several rounds of military and diplomatic talks to resolve the face-off, but no significant headway has been made so far.

Feb 06, 2021, 17:07 PM IST

Explosion outside Israeli embassy on Beating Retreat Day; similar blast occurred 9 years ago at same place

The low-intensity explosion took place near the embassy located at Aurangzeb Road in the national capital. No injuries have been reported in the blast on APJ Abdul Kalam Road, a very high-security zone in the national capital.

Jan 29, 2021, 21:09 PM IST

India-China ties 'profoundly disturbed' after Galwan Valley clash, says EAM S Jaishankar

Pointing out that India China ties being at a "crossroad," External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar has said that "choices that are made will have profound repercussions" not just for 2 countries, but also the entire world. Ties between the two countries have deteriorated significantly in the past one year due to the build-up by China at the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh. 


Jan 28, 2021, 13:43 PM IST

Discussed Indo-Pacific with 'good friend' S Jaishankar: Russian FM Lavrov; calls India 'very close partner'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday recalled a conversation with his "good friend" External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar. 

Jan 19, 2021, 01:31 AM IST

Economic confidence visible in India: EAM S Jaishankar tells Indian community in Qatar

Notably, Qatar hosts more than 7 lakh Indians with bilateral trade at $10.95 billion in FY 2019-20. 

Dec 28, 2020, 17:42 PM IST

EAM S Jaishankar arrives in Qatar, marks 7th high-level visit from India to West Asian country amid COVID-19

During the visit, Jaishankar will also address the Indian community. 

Dec 27, 2020, 17:07 PM IST

Indo-Pacific is a 'bread-and-butter expression' says EAM Jaishankar

S Jaishankar said, "Indo-Pacific is not tomorrow’s forecast but yesterday’s reality."

Dec 17, 2020, 23:31 PM IST

Focus of India and UK on five broad themes to take ties to higher level, says EAM S Jaishankar

The focus of India and UK has been on five main themes that will take the ties between the two countries to a higher level said External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar.

Dec 15, 2020, 16:06 PM IST

China testing India, says External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar amid border standoff at LAC

Terming the seven-month-long border standoff with China in eastern Ladakh "very disturbing" India's External Affairs Minister remarked that India was being tested.

Dec 12, 2020, 19:11 PM IST

Foreign Minister Jaishankar on India-China border crisis

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar said on India-China border crisis that things are not fine for China.

Dec 12, 2020, 17:24 PM IST