EXTERNAL AFFAIRS MINISTER
External Affairs Minister Jaishankar meets Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa
Mahinda Rajapaksa, elder brother of Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, arrived here on Friday on a five-day trip, his first overseas visit after being appointed as prime minister of the island nation in November last year.
Jaishankar meets US House Speaker Pelosi
The Munich Security Conference, being held from February 14-16, is the world's leading forum for deb...
An ode to Sushma Swaraj: Husband shares rare pic on Twitter, tributes pour in
Swaraj was one of the most followed foreign ministers on Twitte...
Govt renames two prominent institutes after Sushma Swaraj on eve of birth anniversary
The Foreign Service Institute, a renowned institution where diplomats are trained, has also been renamed the Sushma Swaraj Institute of Foreign Service. The government's decision to name the two institutions after Swaraj came a day before her 68th birth anniversary.
Trump expects 5-7 million people will welcome him in Ahmedabad
According to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Trump is expected to attend an event at the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad on the lines of the 'Howdy Modi' function that was addressed by the US President and Modi in Houston in September last year. Trump is slated to pay a two-day visit to India from February 24.
India offered to evacuate people from all neighbouring countries from Wuhan: Jaishankar
India had offered to evacuate people from all the neighbouring countries while bringing back Indian students from the Chinese city of Wuhan ...
MEA Jaishankar meets EU leaders; holds talks on economic, social issues
Jaishankar, who was in Germany during the weekend for the Munich Security Conference, arrived at Brussels, Belgium on Monday to prepare the ground for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's planned visit for the India-EU summit here next month.
India, central Asia dialogue has broken new ground in developmental partnerships
External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar at Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) addressed the mediapersons. He said ...
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian FM Javad Zarif
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on Thursday held extensive talks on the fast-evolving situation in the Gulf region in the wake of frayed Iran-US ties over the killing of Commander Qasem Soleimani.
Jaishankar holds talks with Qatar's deputy PM, discusses regional situation
Minister of External Affairs Dr. S Jaishankar held talks with Qatar's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Khalid bin Mohamed Al Attiyah to deepen bilateral ties as well as the evolving regional situation.
Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa to visit India in Feb: MEA
While addressing the mediapersons, spokesperson of Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Raveesh Kumar said, “Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda...
Coronavirus: Embassy is in contact with Chinese govt to evacuate Indians, says EAM
Vadodara (Gujarat), Jan 28 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said that Indian Embassy is in contact with the Chinese government....
MEA set to witness structural changes, new appointments
Structural changes and new appointments in the Ministry of External Affairs could be in the pipeline as Harsh Vardhan Shringla took charge as the new foreign secretary on Wednesday.
India’s Article 370 decision an internal affair: Maldives foreign minister
“We believe that it was purely an internal matter...which was conducted within the purview of the Indian Constitution. No outside power should have any role in this process,” said Maldives foreign minister Abdullah Shahid. Maldives was the first country to support India’s decision on Article 370.
Harsh Vardhan Shringla takes charge as new Foreign Secretary
"I am as committed to the ministry's role in nation-building as I was 36 years ago when I entered these portals as a young professional. I look forward to working under the guidance of the Prime Minister and the External Affairs Minister," he said.
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