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US election outcome won’t affect ties with India: Senior official

US election outcome won’t affect ties with India: Senior official

🕔11:55, 21.Oct 2020

New York, Oct 21 A high-ranking US official said that he is optimistic that any possible outcome of the November 3 presidential election won’t affect the deepening ties with India because “this relationship is much bigger than any one political party”.

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India asks SAARC to collectively defeat Pak-sponsored terror

India asks SAARC to collectively defeat Pak-sponsored terror

🕔16:51, 25.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 24  India on Thursday urged the member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to collectively resolve to defeat Pakistan sponsored cross-border terrorism. In the annual informal meeting of the SAARC council of ministers,

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Jaishankar likely to stopover in Iran enroute to Moscow

Jaishankar likely to stopover in Iran enroute to Moscow

🕔08:17, 8.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 8 External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar is expected to hold a bilateral meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Moscow during his 4-day visit to Russia. People familiar with developments say Jaishankar is likely to have a

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Baggage made Indian foreign policy struggle harder

Baggage made Indian foreign policy struggle harder

🕔16:23, 1.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 1  The baggage of India’s foreign policy made the country “struggle mightily” to gain influence that “could have come so much more easily earlier”, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar writes in a seminal book to be released

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India dismisses controversy over Buddha’s birthplace

India dismisses controversy over Buddha’s birthplace

🕔07:13, 10.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 10 India categorically said on Sunday that Gautam Buddha was born in Lumbini in Nepal thereby defusing a controversy about Buddha’s birth place after Nepal had responded to remarks attributed to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar. Jaishankar had

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India may review some of its FTAs, hints Jaishankar

India may review some of its FTAs, hints Jaishankar

🕔18:42, 23.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 23  India may review some of its free trade agreements (FTAs) which have not yielded the desired results economically, the government has indicated. During a discussion on geopolitics on a national news channel, External Affairs Minister S.

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India tells China to reassess its actions, take corrective steps

India tells China to reassess its actions, take corrective steps

🕔18:52, 17.Jun 2020

New Delhi/Beijing, June 17  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar in a phone conversation with his Chinese counterpart on Wednesday asked China to “reassess its actions and take corrective steps” in view of the “unprecedented” violence along the Line of Actual

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India-Central Asia business council launched

India-Central Asia business council launched

🕔07:04, 7.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 7  In yet another initiative to boost business amid an economic slowdown, the Modi government and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) together on Thursday launched India-Central Asia Business Council. The nominated chambers from

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Bhutanese FM meets Shah, Jaishankar

Bhutanese FM meets Shah, Jaishankar

🕔12:26, 19.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 19 Bhutanese Foreign Minister Tandi Dorji on Monday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and also held talks with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar. “Met Dr Tandi Dorji, Foreign Minister of Bhutan. Bhutan has always been India’s

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Jaishankar calls on Hasina ahead of bilateral meet

Jaishankar calls on Hasina ahead of bilateral meet

🕔12:15, 5.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 5  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Saturday called on visiting Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ahead of a bilateral meeting with her counterpart Narendra Modi later in the day during which the two sides were expected

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Quad holds first ministerial at UNGA

Quad holds first ministerial at UNGA

🕔08:22, 27.Sep 2019

New York, Sep 27  The Quad – the four-way dialogue between the US, Japan, India and Australia – for a free and open Indo-Pacific was held at the foreign minister’s level for the first time on the sidelines of the

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Elimination of terror precondition for SAARC: Jaishankar

Elimination of terror precondition for SAARC: Jaishankar

🕔08:14, 27.Sep 2019

New York, Sep 27  The elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation among South Asian neighbours but also for the very survival of the region itself, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said

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Jaishankar holds meet with GCC to strengthen ties

Jaishankar holds meet with GCC to strengthen ties

🕔08:05, 27.Sep 2019

New York, Sep 27  India furthered growth in its ties with the powerful six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) as External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar held talks with foreign ministers of the GCC countries on the sidelines of the 74th UN

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Modi-Xi summit will be in as warm a spirit as Wuhan: Jaishankar

Modi-Xi summit will be in as warm a spirit as Wuhan: Jaishankar

🕔07:13, 18.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 18  Dismissing the recent scuffle between Indian and Chinese troops in Ladakh as a “face-off” that was resolved, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Tuesday said the second informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese

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After Doval, now Jaishankar to visit Moscow

After Doval, now Jaishankar to visit Moscow

🕔11:20, 24.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Close on the heels of National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar will pay a two-day visit to Moscow from August 27 in preparation for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Vladivostok next

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Jaishankar calls on Nepal PM, co-chairs 2-day meet

Jaishankar calls on Nepal PM, co-chairs 2-day meet

🕔20:48, 21.Aug 2019

Kathmandu, Aug 21  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar who arrived here on Wednesday on a two-day Nepal visit called on Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli ahead of the two-day 5th India-Nepal Joint Commission meeting. Jaishankar will call on President Bidya

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Dhaka backs India on Kashmir, says internal matter

Dhaka backs India on Kashmir, says internal matter

🕔16:57, 21.Aug 2019

Dhaka, Aug 21  Bangladesh on Wednesday backed India on the Kashmir issue, saying that the abrogation of special status for Jammu and Kashmir is an internal issue of India. As Indian External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar concluded his three-day visit

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Jaishankar in talks with US Dy Secy Sullivan

Jaishankar in talks with US Dy Secy Sullivan

🕔17:55, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar and visiting US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan on Friday sat down for talks to take forward the “deep convergences” in the India-US strategic ties, with both sides focussing on

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India, US vow to resolve ‘outstanding issues’ like ‘friends’

India, US vow to resolve ‘outstanding issues’ like ‘friends’

🕔19:21, 26.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 26 Resolving to take their bilateral relations to new heights, India and the US on Wednesday vowed to work as “friends” to address the “outstanding issues” related to trade and S-400 missile defence system deal and strengthen their

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Pompeo on three-day visit to India from June 25

Pompeo on three-day visit to India from June 25

🕔21:37, 20.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 20  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will be on three-day visit here from next Tuesday, during which he will meet External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar. This will be the first high-level engagement with the US after

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