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Jaishankar meets Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, discusses ways to boost strategic ties
World

Jaishankar meets Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, discusses ways to boost strategic ties

Jaishankar, who arrived in the UAE on Saturday, said that he is deeply honoured to meet the Crown Prince

India condemns assassination attempt on Iraqi prime minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi
India

India condemns assassination attempt on Iraqi prime minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi

Kadhimi survived the attack early on Sunday. Drones laden with explosives were used to target his residence inside Baghdad's high-security Green Zone area

Jaishankar meets Afghan foreign minister ahead of key SCO meet
India

Jaishankar meets Afghan foreign minister ahead of key SCO meet

The SCO meet assumes significance as it comes amidst global concerns over Taliban fighters seizing control of a large number of areas in Afghanistan

Quad partnership 'very important' in bridging global and regional gaps, says S Jaishankar
World

Quad partnership 'very important' in bridging global and regional gaps, says S Jaishankar

The partnership was one of the key issues of discussion between Jaishankar and top officials of the Biden administration, including Secretary of State Antony Blinken

'Vital partnership': S Jaishankar, Anthony Blinken reaffirm India-US cooperation in fighting COVID-19
World

'Vital partnership': S Jaishankar, Anthony Blinken reaffirm India-US cooperation in fighting COVID-19

Addressing the press before the meeting, Blinken reiterated that the US will 'never forget' India's help when it was crippled by the pandemic in 2020

Sports ministry approaches Ministry of External Affairs to get UK visa for Sania Mirza's son
Sports

Sports ministry approaches Ministry of External Affairs to get UK visa for Sania Mirza's son

Sania Mirza is scheduled to compete in the Nottingham Open (from 6 June), Birmingham Open (from 14 June), the Eastbourne Open (from 20 June) and the Wimbledon (from 28 June).

Can't ignore racism, says S Jaishankar over Indian-origin student's resignation as president of Oxford Student Union
India

Can't ignore racism, says S Jaishankar over Indian-origin student's resignation as president of Oxford Student Union

The external affairs minister added that the Centre will take up the matter with UK 'when required'. He was responding to concerns raised by BJP MP Ashwini Vaishnav in the Rajya Sabha

India-China ties are at crossroads, future actions will have 'profound repercussions' globally, says S Jaishankar
India

India-China ties are at crossroads, future actions will have 'profound repercussions' globally, says S Jaishankar

Union External Affairs minister also outlined eight principles to repair ties between the countries. This included strict adherence to all agreements on management of LAC, among others

'Very hard' for India to have normal ties with Pakistan as cross-border terrorism continues, says S Jaishankar
India

'Very hard' for India to have normal ties with Pakistan as cross-border terrorism continues, says S Jaishankar

The External Affairs Minister also said that Islamabad doesn't conduct normal trade with India and has not given New Delhi the MFN status

As India faces beligerant China, joining military alliance will be realpolitik realism, not sovereign surrender
India

As India faces beligerant China, joining military alliance will be realpolitik realism, not sovereign surrender

History suggests that the ‘military alliances’ can make deterrence more effective by increasing the stakes substantially, that are otherwise not possible for a ‘non-aligned’ and effectively, stand-alone nations

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

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

India, China to hold another round of diplomatic talks on ending impasse along LAC today
India

India, China to hold another round of diplomatic talks on ending impasse along LAC today

This will be the fifth dialogue since the standoff and the Indian side is expected to reiterate its call for complete disengagement of Chinese troops along LAC

'Exercise in political absurdity': India rejects Pakistan's new map incorporating parts of J&K, Gujarat
India

'Exercise in political absurdity': India rejects Pakistan's new map incorporating parts of J&K, Gujarat

'This new effort only confirms reality of Pakistan''s obsession with territorial aggrandisement supported by cross-border terrorism,' the MEA said

No scope for third-party mediation of Kashmir, reiterates India after UN chief Antonio Guterres offers to help
India

No scope for third-party mediation of Kashmir, reiterates India after UN chief Antonio Guterres offers to help

Guterres said it was important for India and Pakistan to de-escalate 'militarily and verbally' and exercise 'maximum restraint' as he began his four-day visit to the country on Sunday, amidst tense relationship between the two nuclear-armed neighbours.

Indian student stabbed near York University in Canada's Toronto, S Jaishankar asks MEA officials to help her family
India

Indian student stabbed near York University in Canada's Toronto, S Jaishankar asks MEA officials to help her family

A 23-year-old Indian student was stabbed by an unidentified man near York University's campus in Toronto, Canada, police said.

India to invite Imran Khan to SCO's annual meeting; MEA says leaders of all eight member countries will be invited
India

India to invite Imran Khan to SCO's annual meeting; MEA says leaders of all eight member countries will be invited

India will invite Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan along with other leaders for the annual meeting of council of heads of government of the SCO later this year, officials said.

MEA calls Mahathir Mohamad's remark on CAA 'factually incorrect'; Malaysian PM said India is depriving Muslims of their citizenship
India

MEA calls Mahathir Mohamad's remark on CAA 'factually incorrect'; Malaysian PM said India is depriving Muslims of their citizenship

After visiting the media centre at the Kuala Lumpur Summit on Friday, Mahathir Mohamad had reportedly said, 'I am sorry to see that India, which claims to be a secular state, is now taking action to deprive some Muslims of their citizenship.'

Narendra Modi to embark on two-day visit to Saudi Arabia on Monday, will sign several key bilateral pacts, says MEA
India

Narendra Modi to embark on two-day visit to Saudi Arabia on Monday, will sign several key bilateral pacts, says MEA

India and Saudi Arabia will sign a raft of key pacts to significantly ramp up ties in several key sectors including oil and gas, renewable energy and civil aviation during Narendra Modi's two-day visit to the Gulf nation on Monday.

S Jaishankar’s punishing Washington schedule aimed at countering Pakistan’s poison, tackling western bias on Kashmir
India

S Jaishankar’s punishing Washington schedule aimed at countering Pakistan’s poison, tackling western bias on Kashmir

It is Jaishankar’s express task to bring a convergence between the two narratives on Jammu and Kashmir so that the rationale behind the disruption in the state is understood.

MEA lists India's achievements in 100 days of Modi 2.0, calls Trump's presence at upcoming Houston event 'matter of great honour'
India

MEA lists India's achievements in 100 days of Modi 2.0, calls Trump's presence at upcoming Houston event 'matter of great honour'

During the press conference, S Jaishankar asserted that Indian views are being heard more clearly at international forums under the Narendra Modi-led government.