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  • Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar to visit Nepal in April 4 days ago

    Kathmandu: Indian Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar is scheduled to arrive in Nepal on April 2 on a three-day visit as part of his SAARC yatra. Nepal's foreign affairs ministry and a spokesperson at the Indian embassy in Kathmandu told IANS that Jaishankar is slated to meet top political leaders, including President...
  • Resolve issues with India through talks: Pakistan foreign secretary March 21, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistani Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry on Saturday said that all outstanding issues between Pakistan and India can be resolved through meaningful dialogue. Chaudhry spoke on the desire for better ties on the day Pakistan released 57 fishing boats of Indian fishermen. He said that Pakistan wants to have good...
  • Pakistan High Commissioner meets Geelani, discuss Foreign Secretary's visit to Islamabad March 10, 2015

    Srinagar: Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit on Monday met Kashmir separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and briefed him about the issues discussed between India and Pakistan during Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar's visit to Islamabad. The two also discussed various developments in Jammu and Kashmir, where a political row has erupted...
  • India, Pakistan failed to fix date for next round of talks: Sartaj Aziz March 6, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan's adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs and National Security Sartaj Aziz on Friday said the recent foreign secretary-level dialogue with India failed to fix a date for the next round of talks. Aziz was talking to media about Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar's visit after attending launching ceremony...
  • SAARC Yatra: Foreign Secretary Jaishankar in Afghanistan for talks March 4, 2015

    Kabul: Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar arrived on Wednesday to hold talks with the Afghan leadership as part of his 'SAARC Yatra' aimed at firming up India's ties with members of the grouping while reviewing regional and bilateral cooperation. Jaishankar, who flew into Kabul from Islamabad amid light snow here, was received...
  • Congress hits out at government for not raising terror boat, Lakhvi issue with Pakistan March 4, 2015

    On the second day of Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar's visit to Pakistan as part of his SAARC Yatra, the Congress is on the offensive and questioned why issues like VIP treatment for 26/11 attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi and Pakistan terror boat issue were not raised. Senior Congress leader Manish...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 3, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 3, 2015

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  • News 360: Delhi Police moves to court against documentary inside Tihar jail in Nirbhaya case March 3, 2015

    Delhi Police will move court against airing of a BBC documentary interviewing one of those convicted in the December 16, 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape case. ...
  • Mr J goes to Islamabad March 3, 2015

    'The road to hell is paved with good intentions.' When Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, India's new foreign secretary sits down to formally begin negotiations with Pakistan after a break of over six months, he will do well to remember this old proverb. The Pakistanis will be the most generous hosts he has encountered,...
  • SAARC Yatra:Jaishankar meets Hasina in Bangladesh, holds talks March 2, 2015

    Dhaka: India on Monday said it expects to sign two agreements with Bangladesh soon to further boost bilateral trade and commerce as Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Monday held "constructive" talks with the top leadership in Dhaka. Jaishankar, who arrived in Dhaka on his 'SAARC Yatra' to firm up India's relations...
  • Eagerly waiting to visit Bangladesh soon:PM Modi writes to Sheikh Hasina March 2, 2015

    Dhaka: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his eagerness to visit Bangladesh soon in a letter which was today handed over to his counterpart Sheikh Hasina by visiting Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar, officials said. "I am eagerly waiting to visit Bangladesh soon," a spokesman of Hasina's office quoted the letter as...
  • Jaishankar arrives in Bhutan on first leg of 'SAARC yatra' March 1, 2015

    Thimphu: Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Sunday called on Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay soon after arriving in Thimpu on the first leg of his 'SAARC yatra'. "Jaishankar SAARC Yatra begins. Foreign Secy Jaishankar in Thimphu," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin tweeted. Bhutan's trip will be followed by Bangladesh on March...
  • Pakistan army chief warns India ahead of Jaishankar's visit February 27, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan's powerful army chief General Raheel Sharif on Friday warned India of a "befitting response" to alleged provocation along the Line of Control (LoC), just days before the arrival of Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar. "Repeated Indian ceasefire violations on the Working Boundary and the LoC in recent past was...
  • Foreign Secretary Jaishankar to travel to Pakistan in March February 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar will travel to Pakistan in March; seven months after India cancelled foreign secretary-level talks. "In accordance with the Prime Minister's directive, will be undertaking a SAARC Yatra to all South Asian countries including Pakistan in March," Spokesperson of the External Affairs Ministry Syed Akbaruddin...
  • Indian Foreign secretary's visit to Islamabad will improve bilateral relations, says Pakistan High Commissioner February 14, 2015

    Pakistan on Saturday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cricket diplomacy and his initiative towards resumption of talks. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Foreign Affairs Editor Anchal Vohra, Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit said it would lead to improvement in ties. "The Indian Foreign secretary's visit to Islamabad is a...
  • China and USA postings instrumental in Jaishankar's rise January 30, 2015

    S Jaishankar, who on Wednesday was appointed as the new Foreign Secretary, replaces Sujatha Singh on the post. He was the Ambassador to the US, having been appointed in December, 2013. Jaishankar's performance as the Indian Ambassador to the US has catapulted him to the post of the coveted post...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 29, 2015

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  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 29, 2015

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  • News 360: BJP's five posers to Kejriwal; AAP says why queries, join debate January 29, 2015

    The BJP on Thursday asked five questions from Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal in the run up to the Delhi Assembly elections. ...
  • I was very much a part of decision to appoint Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary: Sushma Swaraj January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Thursday that she was very much a part of the decision to appoint S Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary. In a sudden late night shakeup in the External Affairs Ministry on Wednesday, the government appointed Ambassador to the US Jaishankar as the Foreign...
  • Delhi elections: Two rallies of Sushma Swaraj cancelled January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Two election rallies of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj were cancelled on Thursday but BJP did not give any reason for it. The rallies of Swaraj, who had addressed two public meetings on Wednesday, were called-off even as the local organisers did not know the reason behind the...
  • Jaishankar made foreign secretary as a reward for Obama's visit to India on Republic Day, say sources January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Indian Ambassador to the US, S Jaishankar, has been appointed as the new Foreign Secretary. He replaces Sujatha Singh who has resigned with immediate effect. Sources said Jaishankar has been rewarded for US President Barack Obama's visit to India. "He convinced the White House for Obama's visit to India...
  • Who is new Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar? January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: S Jaishankar, who on Wednesday was appointed as the new Foreign Secretary, replaces Sujatha Singh on the post. He was the Ambassador to the US, having been appointed in December, 2013. Jaishankar's performance as the Indian Ambassador to the US has catapulted him to the post of the coveted...
  • Indian Ambassador to US S Jaishankar is new Foreign Secretary, replaces Sujatha Singh January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: In a major shakeup in the External Affairs Ministry, the Narendra Modi government on Wednesday appointed India's Ambassador to the US, S Jaishankar, as the new Foreign secretary. He replaces Sujatha Singh. The major change comes just a day after US President Barack Obama left the country after a...
  • PM Modi, Mukesh Ambani, Gabbard among others attend a dinner party September 29, 2014

    New York: After delivering a spectacular speech and wooing the Indian community in America at the Madison Sqaure Garden, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a dinner hosted by the Indian Ambassador to the US, Dr S Jaishankar. Among the attendees were External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, BJP functionary Ram Madhav,...
  • Looking forward to welcome Modi to the US: John Kerry May 28, 2014

    Washington: The Obama Administration is looking forward to welcoming new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the US Secretary of State John Kerry has said. Kerry conveyed this message for Modi during his meeting with Indian Ambassador to the US S Jaishankar, who also met Deputy Secretary of State...
  • IndoUS relationship should be reimagined: S Jaishankar April 29, 2014

    Washington: The IndoUS relationship should be reimagined as it is an important factor in India's future development and awaits its next quantum leap "patiently", Indian Ambassador to the US S Jaishankar said on Tuesday. Jaishankar made the remarks during his key note address at the Washington launch of the book ...
  • China owes its progress to its leadership quality: S Jaishankar April 29, 2014

    Washington: China owes its progress mostly to its leadership quality, Indian Ambassador to the US S Jaishankar, who earlier had a diplomatic stint in Beijing, said on Tuesday. Jaishankar made the remarks during his key note address at the Washington launch of the book "ReImagining IndiaUnlocking the potential of Asia's...
  • Partnership with India is broad and strong: US January 24, 2014

    Washington: Greeting Indians ahead of the country's 65th Republic Day on January 26, a top US diplomat termed America's partnership with India as broad and strong. "The bottom line is that this (IndiaUS) partnership is broad and it is strong," Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Heather Higginbottom on...