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S Jaishankar to visit Sri Lanka tomorrow to hold bilateral talks; attend BIMSTEC summit
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S Jaishankar to visit Sri Lanka tomorrow to hold bilateral talks; attend BIMSTEC summit

This will be his first visit to the island nation since India extended an economic relief package to bail Sri Lanka out of the current economic crisis

Steadfast and consistent: India's stand on Ukraine conflict based on six principles, says Jaishankar
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Steadfast and consistent: India's stand on Ukraine conflict based on six principles, says Jaishankar

He said India, at the UN Security Council, has called for an urgent ceasefire and ensuring safe passage for stranded civilians

Jaishankar lauds India's foreign policy during evacuation efforts in Ukraine, Afghanistan
India

Jaishankar lauds India's foreign policy during evacuation efforts in Ukraine, Afghanistan

Talking about Vande Bharat's mission, he said that it was the largest recorded evacuation exercise in human history

Jaishankar welcomes Austrian FM, says 'looks forward to productive discussions'
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Jaishankar welcomes Austrian FM, says 'looks forward to productive discussions'

Earlier, on Friday, India and Austria held the sixth round of Foreign Office Consultations virtually and discussed various aspects of bilateral relations

India evacuated foreign nationals also from conflict-torn Ukraine, says S Jaishankar
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India evacuated foreign nationals also from conflict-torn Ukraine, says S Jaishankar

The minister said that as tensions increased, the Indian Embassy in Ukraine started a registration drive for Indians in January 2022 and as a result, around 20,000 Indians registered

External affairs minister S Jaishankar tests positive for COVID-19
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External affairs minister S Jaishankar tests positive for COVID-19

Earlier in the day, Jaishankar took part in a virtual event along with French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, he has urged all those who have come in recent contact with him to take suitable precautions

India supports inclusive, representative govt in Afghanistan, says EAM Jaishankar
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India supports inclusive, representative govt in Afghanistan, says EAM Jaishankar

In a veiled reference to China's Belt and Road Initiative, Jaishankar on Thursday said any serious connectivity initiative must be consultative, transparent and participatory and conform to principles of sovereignty and territorial integrity

EAM S Jaishankar speaks to US Secretary of State Blinken, discusses Afghan crisis
India

EAM S Jaishankar speaks to US Secretary of State Blinken, discusses Afghan crisis

Following the Kabul bombing, India said the attack reinforced the need for the world to stand unitedly against terrorism.

China ready to seek mutually acceptable solution to border issues, Beijing to EAM S Jaishankar
India

China ready to seek mutually acceptable solution to border issues, Beijing to EAM S Jaishankar

Chinese state councillor Wang Yi said despite thaw on the LAC, India-China relations remain at a low point, 'which is not in anyone's interest' The Chinese foreign minister stated that despite the easing situation at the border, India-China relations remained at a low point, which is not in anyone's interest

Afghanistan: Time for India to shed political conservatism and talk directly with the Taliban
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Afghanistan: Time for India to shed political conservatism and talk directly with the Taliban

It is possible that the political leadership in India may find it difficult to back a terrorist organization associated with that humiliating incident without making itself vulnerable to political attacks that may even find resonance with citizens.

'Part-vaccinated, part-neglected' world not safe, global cooperation only way out of pandemic, says S Jaishankar
India

'Part-vaccinated, part-neglected' world not safe, global cooperation only way out of pandemic, says S Jaishankar

On his first US visit since Joe Biden came to power, the external affairs minister opined that if large countries pursue national interest over global good, the world will have 'big problems'

We get a sense the world is with us in COVID-19 travail, says S Jaishankar
India

We get a sense the world is with us in COVID-19 travail, says S Jaishankar

Jaishankar, who is in the UK on a four-day visit to participate in the G7 meet, admitted that India's health system stands exposed but that there is a focussed plan to ramp up the vaccination programme

SC seeks response from S Jaishankar on pleas challenging his election to Rajya Sabha in 2019
India

SC seeks response from S Jaishankar on pleas challenging his election to Rajya Sabha in 2019

The Gujarat High Court, on 4 February, had dismissed Congress leader Gaurav Pandya's plea against the external affairs minister's election to the Upper House

India, China agree to work on phased disengagement plan along LAC in eastern Ladakh, says MEA
India

India, China agree to work on phased disengagement plan along LAC in eastern Ladakh, says MEA

The ground situation in eastern Ladakh remains unchanged, and defence sources said the ninth round of military talks is likely to take place in the next few days

S Jaishankar says countries 'exporting' terrorism are attempting to paint themselves as its victims
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S Jaishankar says countries 'exporting' terrorism are attempting to paint themselves as its victims

Without naming Pakistan, Jaishankar said international pressure has compelled a country complicit in "aiding, abetting, training and directing" terror groups to "grudgingly acknowledge" the presence of wanted terrorists and organised crime leaders on its territory

'Ask the analysts': S Jaishankar rebuts Rahul Gandhi's criticism of India's foreign policy, economy on Twitter
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'Ask the analysts': S Jaishankar rebuts Rahul Gandhi's criticism of India's foreign policy, economy on Twitter

Rahul Gandhi alleged that under the Modi dispensation India has been "disturbed and disrupted" with regard to its foreign policy and economy

'World facing two-pronged attack of coronavirus and fake news,' S Jaishankar on need to strengthen scientific approaches
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'World facing two-pronged attack of coronavirus and fake news,' S Jaishankar on need to strengthen scientific approaches

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday said 'while it was too early to say that the coronavirus has altered our way of life forever, it has reduced humanity's instinctive comfort in the presence of others.'

Harsh Vardhan Shringla takes charge as Foreign Secretary, says he will ensure 'undifferentiated and unambiguous' approach to terrorism
India

Harsh Vardhan Shringla takes charge as Foreign Secretary, says he will ensure 'undifferentiated and unambiguous' approach to terrorism

A 1984-batch officer of the IFS who last served as India's envoy to the US, Shringla replaces Vijay Gokhale and has a fixed two-year tenure

EAM S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on fast-evolving situation in Gulf post-Qasem Soleimani's assassination
India

EAM S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on fast-evolving situation in Gulf post-Qasem Soleimani's assassination

S Jaishankar and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif held extensive talks on the fast-evolving situation in the Gulf region in the wake of frayed ties between Iran and the US over the killing of Commander Qasem Soleimani

S Jaishankar says India has not closed doors on China-backed RCEP, will evaluate deal on its trade, economic merit
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S Jaishankar says India has not closed doors on China-backed RCEP, will evaluate deal on its trade, economic merit

India has not closed its doors on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and will carry out a cost-benefit analysis to evaluate its merit, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Wednesday