External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar says: "I am very confident that we will pick up where we left off, we have done that over the last four administrations."
Relentless efforts by India helped in keeping the spotlight on cross-border terrorism it faced and the world was gradually becoming aware of the global nature of international terror, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Monday.
Expressing his country's support for India in its attempt to safeguard its 'sovereignty', Pompeo said that it was evident that the ruling Communist Party in China was 'no friend to democracy'.
India and China are going through an "unprecedented" situation, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Thursday, referring to the prolonged border standoff between the two countries in eastern Ladakh.
Sulochana Subrahmanyam, mother of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, passed away on Saturday.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said he held "excellent talks" with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov during which they discussed bilateral strategic ties and exchanged views on the international situation on Wednesday.
Following new developments at the South Pangong Tso amid India-China border tension, a high-level meeting between Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Foreign Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, NSA Ajit Doval and chiefs of Army, Navy and Airforce took place on Tuesday at South Block in New Delhi.
Reacting on External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar's statement, the Nepalese Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) issued a press release stating that Gautam Buddha was born in Lumbini, which is in Nepal, and he spread Buddhism from Nepal to other countries.
In an online interactive session at the India Ideas Summit, he said the two countries have the ability to shape a larger global agenda.
India has confirmed that External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will participate in a trilateral meeting with his Russian and Chinese counterparts on June 23. The meeting comes amid India's deteriorating relations with China in the aftermath of the Galwan Valley clash between the Indian Army and the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) which led to casualties on both sides.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will attend a virtual conference of the Russia-India-China trilateral on June 23 which is being held in the backdrop of a violent border clash between Chinese and Indian troops in Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh.
Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday said that the troops of the Indian Army were carrying arms during the face-off at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Galwan Valley on Monday night. Jaishankar was responding to a tweet by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi questioning as to why were the Indian soldiers unarmed.
One Indian Army colonel, two jawans have been martyred in violent clashes with Chinese troops at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the Galwan Valley in the Eastern Ladakh region. Casualties have also taken place at the Chinese side but there is no confirmation on the numbers yet.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday inaugurated the Indian pavilion at the Berlin International Film Festival.
Reacting strongly to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's comments on Jammu and Kashmir, India on Saturday asked the Turkish leadership to "not interfere" in India's internal affairs.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Thursday the government would like the NRIs to invest in a big way in India and soon steps will be taken to facilitate it. Jaishankar, while interacting with NRIs in Australia, Surinam, the US, Singapore, Quatar, Malaysia, the UK and Mauritius through video conferencing on the occasion of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas.
Jaishankar is one of the two members of the Union Cabinet who studied at JNU, the other being Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
In a tweet after his conversation with Zarif, Foreign Minister S Jaishankar said that the situation in Iran has taken a "very serious turn". He said Javad Zarif agreed to stay in contact with him about further developments.
Top Democratic Senator Kamala Harris on Friday came out in support of her fellow Indian American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, with whom External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar refused to meet during his visit to the country early this week. "It's wrong for any foreign government to tell Congress what members are allowed in meetings on Capitol Hill," Harris, who dropped out of the Democratic presidential race early this month said in a tweet.