Tag: External affairs

India-Norway Blue Economy model focuses on post-Covid economy recovery

Investing in the Blue Economy can help enable nations to address Covid crisis, and make sure that the global community builds back better and greener....

US to remain in communication with India on its needs to fight COVID-19, says White House

The US will continue to maintain communication with India about its needs to address the COVID-19 crisis, the White House has said, as critical American...

India is the number one country in Asia for Polish investors: Envoy

Poland has been among India’s key Central European partners over the past seven decades. And in the last few years has witnessed penetration of Indian...

India keen to focus on connectivity with Bangladesh and beyond for next 20 years: EAM

India was keen to focus on the development of connectivity with Bangladesh and beyond for next 20 years to change the region’s geo-economic scenario, External...

Jaishankar asks Israeli diplomats to keep up ‘forward and upward trajectory’ in bilateral ties | India News

JERUSALEM: External affairs minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday told Israeli diplomats to understand the “profound changes” underway in India post-Covid-19 pandemic and utilise the fundamental...

Biden Admin welcomes India’s emergence as a leading global power, its role in Indo-Pacific region

Describing India as one of the most important partners of the US in the Indo-Pacific region, the Biden Administration on Tuesday said that it welcomes...

Jaishankar discusses furthering ties with UAE Crown Prince

NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan held talks on advancement of strategic cooperation...

India announces set of development projects for Afghanistan as country prepares for transition

New Delhi: India on Tuesday announced a slew of new development projects for Afghanistan eyeing to safeguard its vital interests amid the impending political transition...

MEA to brief ambassadors accredited to India on Modi govt Covid response, vaccine development

New Delhi: In an unprecedented exercise, India’s ministry of external Affairs (MEA) will brief all ambassadors accredited to India next week about the Modi government’s...

India-China border standoff: Ensuring comprehensive disengagement is ‘immediate task’

NEW DELHI: India on Thursday said that ensuring a comprehensive disengagement of troops in all the friction areas in eastern Ladakh is the “immediate task”,...

S Jaishankar: SAARC must deal with terrorism, obstruction in trade and connectivity: Jaishankar

New Delhi: The SAARC must overcome three key challenges of cross-border terrorism, blocking of connectivity and obstruction in trade, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said...

Narendra Modi: PM Narendra Modi visited 58 countries since 2015

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited 58 countries since 2015 and a total expenditure of Rs 517 crore was incurred on them, the...

India suggests partnership with Japan in Russian Far-East

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday suggested an expansion of the partnership between India and Japan in third countries including Russian Far...

Russia welcomes India and China’s decision to de-escalate tensions

Moscow: Russia on Friday welcomed India and China’s decison to de-escalate tensions in eastern Ladakh, with foreign minister Sergei Lavrov saying he was “very happy”...

Jaishankar-Wang talks: Indian side conveys concern over China massing troops along LAC in eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: India strongly raised the deployment of large number of troops and military equipment by China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in...

World has lot riding on India and China due to their size and impact: Jaishankar

NEW DELHI: The world has a lot riding on India and China given their size and the impact, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on...

Closer India-America ties are important amidst Chinese ‘aggression’, say US lawmakers

WASHINGTON: Throwing their weight behind the India-US relationship which enjoys the bipartisan support, two top American lawmakers have said that close partnership between the two...

FTAs have not served India’s economy well: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar

The free trade agreements (FTAs) that India entered into over the years have not been able to largely serve the country’s economy well in terms...

India’s global standing higher, engages China on more equal terms: Jaishankar slams Rahul

NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday hit back at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his criticism of the government’s foreign policy, saying...

India, EU to explore meeting ground, start afresh on FTA during summit | India News

NEW DELHI: India and EU will try and explore meeting ground on the scope of free trade agreement during the virtual summit on Wednesday with...

S Jaishankar talks about bipartisan support in US for expanding ties with India

New Delhi: The relationship between India and the US took about six decades to discover itself, but having done so, it is making up for...

It is a work in progress, EAM Jaishankar on disengagement and de-escalation on Sino-Indian border

NEW DELHI: As India and China attempt to lower weeks of border tension in eastern Ladakh, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said a...

Dispassionate scrutiny, reform of all multilateral entities needed: S Jaishankar | India News

NEW DELHI: Asserting that the world stands at a “transformative moment”, external affairs minister S Jaishankar on Friday said a dispassionate scrutiny and reform of...

Aksai Chin: Chinese military bolsters troops in Aksai Chin region in Sino-India border: Report

BEIJING: Chinese troops have bolstered their border control measures in the Galwan Valley in the Aksai Chin region of the Sino-India border, official media here...

India calls for depoliticising issue of exports of key anti-covid drugs

NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday called for depoliticising the issue of exports of key drugs essential for fight against COVID-19 in the backdrop of US...