S Jaishankar

  • PM Modi, Mukesh Ambani, Gabbard among others attend a dinner party Yesterday

    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 June 14, 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...
  • Devyani Khobragade case: New envoy S Jaishankar meets top US officials December 27, 2013

    The new Indian Ambassador to the US, S Jaishankar on Friday met top officials of the State Department to convey India's strong protest over the arrest of its senior diplomat in New York over visa fraud charges, even though she had diplomatic immunity. Immediately after presenting copies of his credentials to...
  • Indian envoy on the job to resolve diplomatic row December 27, 2013

    Washington: India's new ambassador to the US, S Jaishankar, has begun in right earnest the task of finding a way to resolve the IndiaUS diplomatic row sparked by the arrest and strip search of an Indian diplomat. Shortly after presenting a copy of his credentials to the US State Department in...
  • US: New Indian envoy S Jaishankar to take charge amid Devyani row December 23, 2013

    Washington: S Jaishankar, the new Indian Ambassador to the US, will arrive in that country to take charge amid a raging diplomatic row over the arrest and stripsearch of senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade on visa fraud charges. Jaishankar, who till recently was India's Ambassador to China, arrives in Washington at a...
  • India welcomes Foreign Direct Investment from China February 28, 2013

    Beijing: India on Wednesday welcomed Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from China, saying that Chinese companies could take advantage of India's goal to increase the share of manufacturing in the economy from 16 per cent to 25 per cent by 2022. The climate in India today is welcoming of FDI, including...
  • India, China seal new border mechanism January 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Seeking to step up bilateral ties amid hiccups, India and China on Tuesday decided to set up a new mechanism to maintain peace on their border, and resolved to enhance mutual trust as they ended the 15th round of boundary negotiations. Called a "working mechanism for consultation and coordination...
  • China, India to form border management mechanism January 17, 2012

    New Delhi: India and China on Tuesday agreed to set up a working mechanism on border management to deal with matters related to maintaining peace and tranquility in the frontier areas. The mechanism, mooted by Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, was finalised at the conclusion of the 15th meeting of the...