S. Jaishankar

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S Jaishankar said : “I think it was a more difficult challenge with the media, especially the English-speaking liberal media [in the West]. Partly because they were ideological about [Jammu and Kashmir], and they had strong preset views about it. My view was that they didn’t present a fair picture or absorb it,” External link

thehindu Monday, October 21, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I am not a trade negotiator but I do not see anything out there which is such an insuperable obstacle, or something we cannot crack. I think it is a question of putting in the effort, having the creativity, having the desire actually to sort it out. I think we have all that. I am pretty confident that that will happen" "In terms of our relationship, I am very confident that the relationship today is extremely strong," External link

asianage Monday, October 21, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "Article 370 was our business. We prioritised engaging governments of different countries to explain why we did this. Neighbours made a fuss about it," External link

asianage Monday, October 21, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote ( about Commission ) : "I have asked our High Commission in Islamabad to issue appropriate visas to Omaima Ali and her parents," External link

asianage Sunday, October 20, 2019 12:48:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote ( about Commission ) : “I have asked our High Commission in Islamabad to issue appropriate visas to Omaima Ali and her parents,” External link

expressindia Saturday, October 19, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

firstpost Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : ”The project(s) will enable African students to access premier Indian education through the comforts of their homes and offer Indian medical expertise to African doctors and patients alike,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 8, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The e-VidyaBharti and e-ArogyaBharti, tele-education and tele-medicine project for Africa, is one of the largest projects being executed by ministry (MEA). This project will enable African students to access premier Indian education through the comforts of their homes and offer Indian medical expertise to African doctors and patients alike" External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India's relations with partner countries are based on the principles of equality, mutual respect for sovereignty and freedom of action and choice. It is not based on competition, conditionalities or prescriptions," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "These are also the cornerstones in our capacity building initiatives which span from Latin American countries to Pacific Island countries, as we traverse similar paths of development," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are fast moving towards use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The project(s) will enable African students to access premier Indian education through the comforts of their homes and offer Indian medical expertise to African doctors and patients alike," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India's relations with partner countries are based on the principles of equality, mutual respect for sovereignty and freedom of action and choice. It is not based on competition, conditionalities or prescriptions," External link

economictimes Monday, October 7, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "These are also the cornerstones in our capacity building initiatives which span from Latin American countries to Pacific Island countries, as we traverse similar paths of development," External link

economictimes Monday, October 7, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are fast moving towards use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions," External link

economictimes Monday, October 7, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "India seeks to be the leader in Climate Change Action. India's initiative of the International Solar Alliance led by the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a testimony to the fact that we are committed to a clean and sustainable future for the children of tomorrow. We are fast moving towards the use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for the reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions." External link

irishsun Monday, October 7, 2019 4:42:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar noted ( about Narendra Modi ) : "India seeks to be the leader in Climate Change Action. India's initiative of the International Solar Alliance led by the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a testimony to the fact that we are committed to a clean and sustainable future for the children of tomorrow. We are fast moving towards the use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for the reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions." External link

irishsun Monday, October 7, 2019 4:42:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the mis-alignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

mid-day Saturday, October 5, 2019 8:05:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

mid-day Saturday, October 5, 2019 8:05:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India is an exception as we are more nationalistic, but at the same time, we don’t see a tension between being nationalistic and being international, in the sense of engaging more with the world, so nationalism is not a negative sentiment” External link

dnaindia Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I would say the entire neighbourhood, minus one, had actually been a fairly good story of regional cooperation,” External link

dnaindia Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “While working with countries of Asia and Africa, we have a much stronger bonding with those countries. You saw recently at the UN, the willingness today to go out and engage with countries, visit more countries and therefore you can see a new energy in our foreign affairs,” External link

dnaindia Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about India Economic ) : "India is an exception as we are more nationalistic, but at the same time, we don't see a tension between being nationalistic and being international, in the sense of engaging more with the world, so nationalism is not a negative sentiment," External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the mis-alignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the misalignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

firstpost Friday, October 4, 2019 6:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

firstpost Friday, October 4, 2019 6:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar outlined : "While working with countries of Asia and Africa, we have a much stronger bonding with those countries. You saw recently at the UN, the willingness today to go out and engage with countries, visit more countries and therefore you can see a new energy in our foreign affairs," External link

business-standard Friday, October 4, 2019 5:51:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Because – you put Kashmir aside for a moment, with everybody else, trade is on the increase, contacts are in the increase, business is on the increase, connectivity is on the increase. Surely at some stage that would have an impact. Because you would see everyone else prospering with that cooperation and contacts – I am always hopeful, I’m not unrealistic and I know that we have big challenges that they (Pakistan) have the mindset issues that they have to overcome,” External link

financialexpress Friday, October 4, 2019 5:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

economictimes Friday, October 4, 2019 4:41:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the mis-alignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

economictimes Friday, October 4, 2019 4:41:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India is an exception as we are more nationalistic, but at the same time we don’t see a tension between being nationalistic and being international, in the sense of engaging more with the world, so nationalism is not a negative sentiment,” External link

india Friday, October 4, 2019 3:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar outlined : "While working with countries of Asia and Africa, we have a much stronger bonding with those countries. You saw recently at the UN, the willingness today to go out and engage with countries, visit more countries and therefore you can see a new energy in our foreign affairs," External link

irishsun Friday, October 4, 2019 3:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored)… we expect calm and happiness to return,” External link

expressindia Friday, October 4, 2019 3:30:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I would say the entire neighbourhood, minus one, had actually been a fairly good story of regional cooperation," External link

business-standard Friday, October 4, 2019 2:54:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar stated ( about British ) : “India had two centuries of humiliation by the West in its predatory form it came to India in the mid-18th century. An economic study tried to estimate how much British took out of India, it ended up at a number of $45 trillion in today’s value,” External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 2:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote ( about Robert O Brien ) : "Glad to meet the National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien. A substantive meeting on key issues. Look forward to working with him," External link

business-standard Friday, October 4, 2019 5:03:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote : “A substantive meeting on key issues,” “Look forward to working with him” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, October 4, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar stated ( about British ) : “India had two centuries of humiliation by the West in its predatory form it came to India in the mid-18th century. An economic study tried to estimate how much British took out of India, it ended up at a number of $45 trillion in today’s value,” External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

asianage Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

asianage Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The answer obviously is not a simple one because Gandhiji's outlook and thoughts spanned a very broad spectrum of human activity. But to the extent we can define it within sharper boundaries, they are best captured by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that the world seeks to achieve today," External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 11:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Since 2014, 99 million toilets have been built covering virtually the entire population. 15 million affordable rural homes were completed and 20 million more are underway. 80 million women received free cooking gas connections. 200 million micro credits were provided, 75 per cent to women. 360 million new bank accounts were added, receiving US dollar 60 billion as transfer of benefits," External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 11:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "This event has surely contributed to greater awareness on both Mahatma Gandhi and the contemporary challenges that his ideas can help address," External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 11:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The answer obviously is not a simple one because Gandhiji's outlook and thoughts spanned a very broad spectrum of human activity. But to the extent we can define it within sharper boundaries, they are best captured by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that the world seeks to achieve today," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Since 2014, 99 million toilets have been built covering virtually the entire population. 15 million affordable rural homes were completed and 20 million more are underway. 80 million women received free cooking gas connections. 200 million micro credits were provided, 75 per cent to women. 360 million new bank accounts were added, receiving US dollar 60 billion as transfer of benefits," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "This event has surely contributed to greater awareness on both Mahatma Gandhi and the contemporary challenges that his ideas can help address," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

outlookindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

outlookindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

outlookindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on 5G for example is we don’t see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision,” “When it comes to China, for me what’s important is I have this neighbour who’s my biggest neighbour, who’s now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have seen by and large the borders being very stable. So, our ability to engage and converse with them on a range of issues has really been, it’s sort of, it’s freer, its franker. Those to my mind have been good signs for us,” “We were of course aware that there is a larger global context in which all of this is happening” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) - we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored)… we expect calm and happiness to return,” External link

expressindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I think it’s important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir,” External link

expressindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “That’s my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don’t have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It’s as simple as that,” External link

expressindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I think it’s important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “That’s my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don’t have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It’s as simple as that,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have seen by and large the borders being very stable. So, our ability to engage and converse with them on a range of issues has really been, it's sort of, it's freer, its franker. Those to my mind have been good signs for us," "We were of course aware that there is a larger global context in which all of this is happening," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote : "My life is my message. Evocative of the power of change-makers and dreamers to create the worlds they wish to see. Paid homage to #MahatmaGandhi at the DC memorial in front of @IndianEmbassyUS. Remembering the man who led the way," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Both of us felt that while trade issues have progressed, for the larger relationship it was important (that) we see some early results out there,” External link

nationmultimedia Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on 5G for example is we don’t see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision,” “When it comes to China, for me what’s important is, I have this neighbour who’s my biggest neighbour, who’s now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have seen by and large the borders being very stable. So, our ability to engage and converse with them on a range of issues has really been, it’s sort of, it’s freer, its franker. Those to my mind have been good signs for us,” “We were of course aware that there is a larger global context in which all of this is happening,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The point I was making was a very simple one. My sovereignty and my jurisdiction is laid out by my maps. My maps have been there for over 70 years. Now, that’s my claim,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The point I was making was a very simple one. My sovereignty and my jurisdiction is laid out by my maps. My maps have been there for over 70 years. Now, that’s my claim,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Tougher issues in the past have been resolved. So, I am reasonably confident. We will have a fix on the trade disputes (with the US)," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India has a relationship with that country, with that society, which is historical. It was there. It'll keep continuing. It will be in the future as well. But at this time, it doesn't make sense for me that India should advance prescriptions. India can have an approach," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are not impervious to the realities of what is happening out there. But we certainly hope that the enormous achievements of the last 18 years are safeguarded in whatever sort of direction, developments go in Afghanistan," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "But my gut sense in Afghanistan is that we tend to work too much out of the past. I think a lot of the changes which are kicked in in the last 20 years will make themselves felt in the future as well," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "My sense is you actually are going to see a fairly complex process because, it's one thing to work out solutions on paper. Do bear in mind that real people are involved here and real people often have minds of their own and the minds of their own may not conform to what the paper says should be their fate. So I predict something far more complex than where we are right now," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I don't agree with you that Iranians are disappointed. I think Iranians are realists. There is a larger global situation in which they are operating, we are operating. In the world that I inhabit, we frankly understand each other's compulsions and possibilities," External link

asianage Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have a strong political relationship. We have a cultural relationship. We work with them. We actually operate a port in that country, which services Afghanistan. So those are equities obviously, which we would protect," External link

asianage Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So, all of those kind of go into this mix. But we'll have to maneuver there. We were concerned when there was an escalation of tensions. We have done some Naval deployments in the Straits of Hormuz. Those are to take care of our interests and those of general shipping as well," External link

asianage Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Piyush Goyal ) : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Piyush Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The challenge for us is how do you actually keep up that pace, maybe even accelerate it, look at new horizon. Look at the future of the world, where we are going to be in that world, and how do we get the most out of the relationship, in all of this," "There was a time I mentioned to someone where actually an Indian entering the Pentagon would be an oddity. Today, if they don't see one every hour, they kind of miss us," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "If you have... a United Nations where the most populous country in the world — may be in 15 years — with the third largest economy is not in the decision making of the United Nations, I grant you, it affects the country concerned. But I would also suggest it affects the United Nations' credibility," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:04:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. ALSO READ | Iran not disappointed with India for not importing oil from Tehran: Jaishankar I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Are you looking at immediate trade frictions? Are the legacy issues you want to resolve? Are things on the horizon? Are you looking at future policymaking? Those are decisions which both sides really need to have conversations about," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India has a relationship with that country, with that society, which is historical. It was there. It’ll keep continuing. It will be in the future as well. But at this time, it doesn’t make sense for me that India should advance prescriptions. India can have an approach,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are not impervious to the realities of what is happening out there. But we certainly hope that the enormous achievements of the last 18 years are safeguarded in whatever sort of direction, developments go in Afghanistan,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “But my gut sense in Afghanistan is that we tend to work too much out of the past. I think a lot of the changes which are kicked in in the last 20 years will make themselves felt in the future as well,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “My sense is you actually are going to see a fairly complex process because, it’s one thing to work out solutions on paper. Do bear in mind that real people are involved here and real people often have minds of their own and the minds of their own may not conform to what the paper says should be their fate. So I predict something far more complex than where we are right now,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "It would be my hope that people understand why this particular transaction is important for us, so I think of your question to me is hypothetical," External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told ( about Piyush Goyal ) : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had - team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Are you looking at immediate trade frictions? Are the legacy issues you want to resolve? Are the things on the horizon? Are you looking at future policymaking? Those are decisions which both sides really need to have conversations about," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I like my internet but not equal it to (loss of) life,” External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the Indian-American community," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India has a relationship with that country, with that society, which is historical. It was there. It'll keep continuing. It will be in the future as well. But at this time, it doesn't make sense for me that India should advance prescriptions. India can have an approach," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are not impervious to the realities of what is happening out there. But we certainly hope that the enormous achievements of the last 18 years are safeguarded in whatever sort of direction, developments go in Afghanistan," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "But my gut sense in Afghanistan is that we tend to work too much out of the past. I think a lot of the changes which are kicked in in the last 20 years will make themselves felt in the future as well," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "My sense is you actually are going to see a fairly complex process because, it's one thing to work out solutions on paper. Do bear in mind that real people are involved here and real people often have minds of their own and the minds of their own may not conform to what the paper says should be their fate. So I predict something far more complex than where we are right now," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "For a number of reasons, the game has now become one of positioning and optimising. The reality is that India either reaches out in as many directions as possible and maximizes its gains or takes a more defensive approach of avoiding engagement," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:39:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “So obviously, if you're going to walk into this situation, you are not going to let the internet be used by people whose intentions are malevolent. I'm not minimizing the challenges, but I think the intent is really to persevere and to make sure that there are enough changes on the ground so that people's thinking also change accordingly,” External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The legislative changes made this summer put India and the entire region on the road to long-term peace. That is the reality today in the making,” External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the Indian-American community,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “And the challenge for us is how do you actually keep up that pace, maybe even accelerate it, look at new horizon. Look at the future of the world, where we are going to be in that world, and how do we get the most out of the relationship, in all of this,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted : "This is one of the key challenges facing the world today, which is all that we took as given over the last 70 years. I'm not suggesting they're going to disappear or they'll become irrelevant, but surely things are happening beyond them. And that is creating a new kind of international relations. It's something which we all need to get real about," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:02:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the ," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told ( about Piyush Goyal ) : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had – team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Are you looking at immediate trade frictions? Are the legacy issues you want to resolve? Are the things on the horizon? Are you looking at future policymaking? Those are decisions which both sides really need to have conversations about," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the Indian-American community,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:18:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “And the challenge for us is how do you actually keep up that pace, maybe even accelerate it, look at new horizon. Look at the future of the world, where we are going to be in that world, and how do we get the most out of the relationship, in all of this,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:18:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have a larger gulf concern which is from the fact that we have a large diaspora there, we have 9 million people. In terms of energy, in terms of reminiscences, it is important. In terms of security and I would say even the radicalisation challenges that he region can throw up those are important for us as well, " External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7:05:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:42:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “There are reactions out there. There are vested interests built over 70 years. There are local vested interest. There are vested interest across the border,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The legislative changes made this summer put India and the entire region on the road to long-term peace. That is the reality today in the making,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “So obviously, if you’re going to walk into this situation, you are not going to let the internet be used by people whose intentions are malevolent. I’m not minimizing the challenges, but I think the intent is really to persevere and to make sure that there are enough changes on the ground so that people’s thinking also change accordingly,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "If we actually manage to get the development going in Kashmir, do understand that everything that the Pakistanis have planned for the last 70 years comes to naught. Therefore, that is something they would never let happen easily," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, October 2, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India has made a decision on the S-400 and we have discussed that with the US government. I am reasonably convinced of the powers of my persuasion (sic),” External link

nampa Wednesday, October 2, 2019 3:14:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mr Trump ) : “My recollection of what the Prime Minister said was that candidate Trump had used this ( Abki baar Trump sarkar ). So the PM is talking about the past,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestic U.S. politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Bernadine Natalie Moni Elimbi ) : “India has made a decision on the S-400 and we have discussed that with the U.S. government,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It would be my hope that people understand why this particular transaction is important for us, so I think the rest of your question to me is really hypothetical,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “I don’t think Russia came up….I don’t recall it coming up,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mr Trump ) : “My recollection of what the Prime Minister said was that candidate Trump had used this ( Abki baar Trump sarkar ). So the PM is talking about the past,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestic U.S. politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, 'this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate)'," "We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

thedailystarBD Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Bernadine Natalie Moni Elimbi ) : “India has made a decision on the S-400 and we have discussed that with the U.S. government,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “I don’t think Russia came up….I don’t recall it coming up,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India has been very clear (on this) for 40-odd years, that we won’t accept mediation and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally (by India and Pakistan)” “I’m clear in my mind as far as I’m concernedWhose issue (is it)? Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call, I will decide whether I want somebody’s mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me, then it doesn’t happen,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about British ) : “India had two centuries of humiliation by the West. The West in its predatory form came into India in the mid 18th century and continued 190 years after that. A year ago, a very serious economic study which tried to estimate how much British took out of India in value terms and a very calculated maths ended up putting a number of USD 45 trillion at today’s value. So that should give you a sense of what really happened in those 200 years,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Both of us felt that while trade issues have progressed, for the larger relationship it was important (that) we see some early results out there,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I like my internet but it not equal to (loss of) life,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:23:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

dhakatribune Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:55:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clear in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, 'this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate)'," "We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:06:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation...and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 3:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clearing in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 3:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "You are really being very semantic about it. How do you hyphenate a country, which is one-eighth of your economic size…, which is 'reputationally' your exact opposite?" External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Often the argumentation comes from people who have a viewpoint that we shouldn't have done anything about (Article) 370," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:00:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

tribune Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I don’t think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don’t think you’re doing a good service to anybody,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

irishsun Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “You are really being very semantic about it. How do you hyphenate a country, which is one-eighth of your economic size…, which is ‘reputationally’ your exact opposite?” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Often the argumentation comes from people who have a viewpoint that we shouldn’t have done anything about (Article) 370,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation… and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I’m clearing in my mind as far as I’m concerned. That’s what it’s about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody’s mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen,” “I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Both of us felt that while trade issues have progressed, for the larger relationship it was important (that) we see some early results out there," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clearing in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clearing in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

mid-day Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

mid-day Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

asianage Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:49:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I don't think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don't think you're doing a good service to anybody," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate)," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “You are really being very semantic about it. How do you hyphenate a country, which is one-eighth of your economic size…, which is 'reputationally' your exact opposite?” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Often the argumentation comes from people who have a viewpoint that we shouldn't have done anything about (Article) 370,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I don’t think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don’t think you’re doing a good service to anybody,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:15:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I think, please, look very carefully at what the prime minister said. My recollection of what the prime minister said was that candidate Trump had used this (Ab Ki Baar Trump Sarkar). So PM is talking about the past. "I don't think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don't think you're doing a good service to anybody,” External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very non-partisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

ibtimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:36:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Nobody disputes that India is a pluralistic society and a pluralistic polity,” “Now because you have multiple voices and different facets, doesn’t mean that none of them should be projected” External link

thehindu Monday, September 30, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It is I think natural today for a country which is in the position in which India is to articulate its ideas, use its metaphors, its language, both literally and conceptually and introduce those into the international discourse. The idea that our thinking is shaped from the brainwork of other societies, to me, defeats common sense,” External link

thehindu Monday, September 30, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Nobody looks askance at the fact that today the Chinese or the Japanese or the Russians or the Arabs speak their own language,” External link

thehindu Monday, September 30, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “My sense of it is that most of these are resolvable,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 10:30:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “My sense of it is that most of these are resolvable,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 9:06:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Most of the trade disputes (with the US) are resolvable in the near term,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Everything that the liberal press think is good for the world was not happening in Jammu and Kashmir,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "What has made Gandhi different from other similar figures is that with the passage of time, his message and example has acquired an increasingly universal relevance," External link

business-standard Monday, September 30, 2019 6:23:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "What has made Gandhi different from other similar figures is that with the passage of time, his message and example has acquired an increasingly universal relevance," External link

newindianexpress Monday, September 30, 2019 4:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation, but also for the very survival of our region itself,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 27, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself," External link

myanmarnews Friday, September 27, 2019 3:26:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself,” External link

financialexpress Friday, September 27, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself," External link

asianage Friday, September 27, 2019 8:49:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Sierra Leone and ) : "Pleasure to meet FM @NabeelaTunis of Sierra Leone. Look forward to developing our partnership in the coming days," External link

irishsun Friday, September 27, 2019 5:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself,” External link

india Friday, September 27, 2019 5:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself," External link

business-standard Friday, September 27, 2019 12:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "In terms of how to approach the Indian state of the ruling political party.. today, if there is one area of where we can boast of visibly good relations in the last five years, is the Gulf, and you know the dominant faith in the Gulf. " External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Issue is not whether to talk or not, everybody wants to talk to their neighbour. The issue is how do I talk to a country that is conducting terrorism and follows a policy of implausible deniability," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I would not agree that the Kashmir issue should be seen through a communal lens,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 26, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "So if the ethos of the society was not secular then no constitutional provision would have ensured it. And I don't think that the ethos of the society has ever changed. I think the ethos of the country, especially the Hindu ethos has remained much secular and pluralistic," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “So you had actually a situation where separatist political parties were openly allied with terrorist groups operating out of Pakistan,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 26, 2019 12:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Pre August 5 (abrogation of Article 370) Kashmir was in a mess. Difficulties in Kashmir did not start on August 5, it is supposed to be a way of dealing with those difficulties," External link

news-yahoo-in Thursday, September 26, 2019 11:02:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "So if the ethos of the society was not secular then no constitutional provision would have ensured it. And I don't think that the ethos of the society has ever changed. I think the ethos of the country, especially the Hindu ethos has remained much secular and pluralistic," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

asianage Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

asianage Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "symbol of credible change in the country" External link

firstpost Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India of 2019 is very different from the India of 2014," External link

firstpost Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "To my mind, the big challenge before us is — if you have differences with a neighbour, how do you resolve it? Now, these differences are not normal because they are rooted in our history, which is not a normal history," "Now all of that you could still handle if they do not do the one thing which is actually unacceptable — to conduct terrorism, which in their eyes is a legitimate tool of statecraft as a way to pressure you to come to the negotiating table," External link

firstpost Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "symbol of credible change in the country" External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India of 2019 is very different from the India of 2014," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The US had an 18-year military commitment in Afghanistan. And frankly, I can't think any other country is capable of such a commitment," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "To my mind, the big challenge before us is -- if you have differences with a neighbour, how do you resolve it? Now, these differences are not normal because they are rooted in our history, which is not a normal history," "Now all of that you could still handle if they do not do the one thing which is actually unacceptable -- to conduct terrorism, which in their eyes is a legitimate tool of statecraft as a way to pressure you to come to the negotiating table," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Regarding the strategic relations between the US and India, I have seen enormous change and I remain optimistic that this is the beginning and we can do much more. I really think that there are structural convergences between us," External link

dnaindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "To me, the strategic framework of the foreign policy will be more of multi-polarity rather than multilateralism. Good diplomacy means a lot today than it was before. When I say this, it means the roadmap will not be clean," External link

dnaindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "To my mind, the big challenge before us is -- if you have differences with a neighbour, how do you resolve it? Now, these differences are not normal because they are rooted in our history, which is not a normal history," "Now all of that you could still handle if they do not do the one thing which is actually unacceptable -- to conduct terrorism, which in their eyes is a legitimate tool of statecraft as a way to pressure you to come to the negotiating table," External link

irishsun Thursday, September 26, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it’s actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “There is a fundamental issue there which they need to understand and we need to encourage them to do that is, to move away from terrorism” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 25, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar explained : “It is not like India and Pakistan agree on everything else and the two countries have wonderful relationships and there is a Kashmir issue,” “We had an attack on Mumbai city. The last time I checked, Mumbai city was not a part of Kashmir. So if Pakistani terrorists can attack states and regions which are far removed from Kashmir, we have got to recognize that there is a bigger problem out there” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “but we have a problem talking to Terroristan. And they have to be one and not be the other,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The problem is really the mindset…there is a fundamental issue there which they need to understand and we need to encourage them to do - that is to move away from terrorism,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "They have to accept the model which they have built for themselves, no longer works. You cannot in this day and age, conduct policy using terrorism as a legitimate instrument of statecraft that is at the heart of the issue. We have no problem in talking to Pakistan, we have a problem talking to terroristan" External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, September 25, 2019 5:41:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think the Chinese misread what was happening there. I went a few days after the legislation to China and explained to them that as far as they were concerned, nothing had changed. India's boundary had not changed, the Line of Actual Control had not changed," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 3:44:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it's actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India,” External link

outlookindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 1:45:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “So theirs is today a reaction of anger, of frustration in many ways, because you have built an entire industry over a long period of time,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12:36:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think the Chinese misread what was happening there. I went a few days after the legislation to China and explained to them that as far as they were concerned, nothing had changed. India's boundary had not changed, the Line of Actual Control had not changed," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "They have to accept the model which they have built for themselves, no longer works. You cannot in this day and age, conduct policy using terrorism as a legitimate instrument of statecraft that is at the heart of the issue. We have no problem in talking to Pakistan, we have a problem talking to terroristan," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it's actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:38:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think the Chinese misread what was happening there. I went a few days after the legislation to China and explained to them that as far as they were concerned, nothing had changed. India's boundary had not changed, the Line of Actual Control had not changed," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "They have to accept the model which they have built for themselves, no longer works. You cannot in this day and age, conduct policy using terrorism as a legitimate instrument of statecraft that is at the heart of the issue. We have no problem in talking to Pakistan, we have a problem talking to terroristan," External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "My first point I would make is there is a big attitudinal shift on climate change, in India. And until a few years ago people looked at climate change as something that was a growing awareness," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it’s actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, September 25, 2019 9:03:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Welcoming a new colleague, FM Mukhtar Tileuberdi of Kazakhstan. Satisfied at our growing collaboration and look forward to receiving him in India," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 25, 2019 5:41:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about President Trump ) : "I regard this as a great achievement of the Indian American community that if today you have an event of this size and you have someone like President Trump coming there, this shows where that community has reached, how it is regarded in the US and respect its commands there... it is great achievement for the community," External link

dnaindia Sunday, September 22, 2019 3:52:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about India Ocean ) : “Even the changes that were approved last month by the Indian Parliament in respect of Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by the needs of governance and development, have a national security connotation,” External link

Hindu Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are opposed to terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and believe there is no justification for it, whatsoever. But it is not just enough to have a position. When subjected to terrorist attacks, any polity that is sincerely committed to the welfare of its people will surely respond," "And indeed, that is precisely what we have done in recent years. Even the changes that were approved last month by the Indian Parliament with respect to Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by the needs of governance and development, and have a national security connotation," External link

business-standard Saturday, September 21, 2019 9:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Even the changes that were approved last month by Parliament in respect of Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by needs of governance and development, have a national security connotation,” External link

expressindia Friday, September 20, 2019 11:44:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Even the changes that were approved last month by the Indian Parliament in respect of Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by the needs of governance and development, have a national security connotation," External link

timesofindia Friday, September 20, 2019 9:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What is NRC? NRC is enumeration of citizens that any country does. It is obviously a sovereign right of a country. The NRC exercise is obviously an internal exercise so that is the limited point we have made," External link

outlookindia Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:32:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We thought ascertaining his well being is a priority issue and we acted to begin the proceedings, however unsatisfactory they may be. Whether the Pakistanis carried out in letter and spirit what the International Court of Justice wanted them to do, I think the answer is obvious to all of you," External link

outlookindia Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:32:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Yes, our position on PoK is, has been, and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India, and we expect one day that we will have physical jurisdiction over it," External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, September 18, 2019 12:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on PoK is, has always been and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India and we expect one day to have physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Yes, our position on PoK is, has been, and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India, and we expect one day that we will have physical jurisdiction over it" External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:40:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Regarding UNGA, whether there will be a meeting between the leaders of India and Pakistan, in principle I don't comment on what can happen. However just look at the climate of relations right now, I think that itself should give you an answer" External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India-US relations have come a long way...look at the quality of ties, the political comfort, the security cooperation... There is no facet of the relationship today which hasn’t gone upwards over the past 20 years. For an event like Houston , from both sides the approach is bipartisan. The relationship is in very good health,” “The trajectory has always been upwards. As in any relationship, there are issues. The trade problems are normal with people you are closest to since most trade happens with them” External link

economictimes Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It’s not just Pakistan, the whole world will be watching the Houston event and take lessons from what Indian-Americans have achieved. There are multiple messages there. It’s for the Pakistanis to read what they wish into it” External link

economictimes Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our position has, is and will always be very clear on PoK, that it is part of India and we expect one day we will have physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, September 18, 2019 6:39:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “This is a matter of great honour. We will welcome him in the warmest possible manner,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What is happening now in Sindh (Pakistan) is not the only thing which has happened in the last 100 days. You also had cases of abduction of Sikh girls. I think if there is a human rights audit today in this part of the world I can pretty confidently assert who'll come last in it," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It (Article 370) was a temporary provision which is not often used in the analysis of events… The provision had actually become dysfunctional. It was being arbitraged by some narrow set of people for their own gains. By doing so, they were impeding development and feeding a sense of separatism. The separatism was being utilised by Pakistan to carry out cross-border terrorism” “So, here was an incoming government which could either do something that was done for the last several decades but was unsuccessful, or do something differently. We tried to do something differently,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “it is not just Pakistan, the whole world will be watching the Houston event and take lessons about what Indian-Americans have achieved… I think there are multiple messages there. Obviously, it is for Pakistanis to read what they read into it, and I would say the same applies to other people in the world as well” External link

expressindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved” “From time to time that has happened and it has happened because you have deferring perceptions of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) and patrols meet and some time that kind of situation happens. A lot of effort has gone into mechanisms and procedures to address such situations,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:55:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : “Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so….There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that” External link

expressindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:55:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on POK is, has always been and will always be very clear. POK is part of India and we expect one day to have physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:47:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on PoK is, has always been, and will always be, very clear PoK is part of India and we expect one day that we will have the physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “With regard to Pakistan, the issue is not (Article) 370, the issue is Pakistan’s terrorism. There is no change really,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “If you were to look at the future of Saarc, which country is today actually promoting Saarc and which country is impeding Saarc? That is an issue which all of Saarc needs to reflect on and I’m pretty confident every other member knows what the answer to those questions are” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "PoK is part of India and we expect one day that we will have the jurisdiction, physical jurisdiction over it," External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "It's not just Pakistan...the whole world will be watching the Houston event and take lessons from what Indian Americans have achieved. There are multiple messages there. It's for the Pakistanis to read what they wish into it" External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Show me anywhere else in the world where a country conducts terrorism against its neighbour as part of its foreign policy," External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted ( about Zakir Naik ) : "Let me make it very clear for the record. There is an extradition request sent in January 2018. We want Zakir Naik back and that is what we are working on," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved" External link

economictimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : "Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so....There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that" External link

economictimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "On Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well being. At the same time, seeking access to him was one step in eventually providing that remedy, which the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has mandated it should. And finally finding a solution, which would bring an innocent person back to his country," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved" External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : "Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so....There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that" External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "BRI rethink, the answer is no," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Zakir Naik ) : "My understanding of Vladivostok meeting was, that Zakir naik issue did come up and the expectation was communicated from our side that officials concerned should meet quickly and sort out this matter to our satisfaction," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “This is a matter of great honour. We will welcome him in the warmest possible manner,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “a human rights audit today in this part of the world, I can pretty confidently assert who’ll come last,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved" External link

news18 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : "Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so....There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that" External link

news18 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "On Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well being. At the same time, seeking access to him was one step in eventually providing that remedy, which the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has mandated it should. And finally finding a solution, which would bring an innocent person back to his country," External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar responded : "I don't comment on principals. Not only on this issue, even on China. Look at climate of relationship, that gives an answer" External link

khaleejtimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "On Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well being. At the same time, seeking access to him was one step in eventually providing that remedy, which the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has mandated it should. And finally finding a solution, which would bring an innocent person back to his country," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “The world is moving toward multipolarity which means multiple narratives. We want to put out our narratives at a global level,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our position on Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir has always been and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India and we expect one day that we will have the physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told ( about Zakir Naik ) : “There is an extradition request (sent in January 2018). We want Zakir Naik back and that is what we are working on,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well-being,” External link

india Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:20:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The diaspora is, of course, the forte and in many ways somewhat unique aspect of our foreign policy and that is underlined by what is going to be coming up very soon in the United States which is a big diaspora event in partnership with our Indian-American community," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "PoK (Pakistan-occupied Kashmir) is part of India. We expect one day we will have jurisdiction over it," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “The world is moving toward multipolarity which means multiple narratives. We want to put out our narratives at a global level,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Zakir Naik ) : “There is an extradition request for Zakir Naik. We want him back and that is what we are working towards,” External link

news18 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "This is the launch of a platform for the largest capacity building programme in the ASEAN-India partnership so far. Through the launch of this portal, we open our celebrated Indian institutions, the IITs, to a 1,000 brilliant students from ASEAN partner countries for doctoral research," External link

business-standard Monday, September 16, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "We expect that next generation of new business ideas and exciting new technological breakthroughs will be launched by the platform provided by this fellowship enabling further research by ASEAN and India together," External link

business-standard Monday, September 16, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar replied : "We have alerted our Embassy @IndiainItaly to extend all help" External link

outlookindia Sunday, September 15, 2019 12:41:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Being foreign minister, I believe there should be at least one Passport Seva Kendra in every Lok Sabha constituency, or rather in every district," External link

business-standard Saturday, September 14, 2019 8:36:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Being foreign minister, I believe there should be at least one Passport Seva Kendra in every Lok Sabha constituency, or rather in every district," External link

timesofindia Saturday, September 14, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar assuré : "ne constitue pas une nouvelle revendication de souveraineté, ne modifie pas la ligne de cessez-le-feu entre l' et le Pakistan , et ne modifie pas la ligne de contrôle actuelle de la frontière entre l'Inde et la " External link

LePoint Tuesday, August 13, 2019 1:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar assuré : "ne constitue pas une nouvelle revendication de souveraineté, ne modifie pas la ligne de cessez-le-feu entre l'Inde et le Pakistan, et ne modifie pas la ligne de contrôle actuelle de la frontière entre l'Inde et la Chine " External link

la-croix Tuesday, August 13, 2019 12:15:00 PM EAT



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foreign secretary20.00%EN03/10/201510/03/2015
indian foreign secretary40.00%EN02/25/201525/02/2015
new foreign secretary40.00%EN02/14/201514/02/2015
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S. JaishankarEN100.00%


 
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Arvind Gupta said ( about S Jaishankar ) : “Such informal summits help in looking into new areas of cooperation, instead of the formal summits. A visit to Beijing by our external affairs minister (S Jaishankar) in August, after the abrogation of Article 370, showed that the Wuhan interaction has already started delivering results,” External link

timesofindia Friday, October 11, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Rahul Gandhi said ( about S Jaishankar ) : “Thank you, Mr. Jaishankar for covering up for the PM’s incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you’re at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy,” External link

thehindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:49:00 PM EAT

Rahul Gandhi said ( about S Jaishankar ) : “Thank you, Mr. Jaishankar for covering up for the PM’s incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you’re at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:19:00 PM EAT

Rahul Gandhi wrote ( about S Jaishankar ) : "Thank you Mr Jaishankar for covering up our PM's incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you're at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:00:00 PM EAT

Rahul Gandhi wrote ( about S Jaishankar ) : "Thank you Mr Jaishankar for covering up our PM's incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you're at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Rahul Gandhi wrote ( about S Jaishankar ) : "Thank you Mr Jaishankar for covering up our PM's incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you're at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

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S Jaishankar said : “I think it was a more difficult challenge with the media, especially the English-speaking liberal media [in the West]. Partly because they were ideological about [Jammu and Kashmir], and they had strong preset views about it. My view was that they didn’t present a fair picture or absorb it,” External link

thehindu Monday, October 21, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I am not a trade negotiator but I do not see anything out there which is such an insuperable obstacle, or something we cannot crack. I think it is a question of putting in the effort, having the creativity, having the desire actually to sort it out. I think we have all that. I am pretty confident that that will happen" "In terms of our relationship, I am very confident that the relationship today is extremely strong," External link

asianage Monday, October 21, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "Article 370 was our business. We prioritised engaging governments of different countries to explain why we did this. Neighbours made a fuss about it," External link

asianage Monday, October 21, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote ( about Commission ) : "I have asked our High Commission in Islamabad to issue appropriate visas to Omaima Ali and her parents," External link

asianage Sunday, October 20, 2019 12:48:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote ( about Commission ) : “I have asked our High Commission in Islamabad to issue appropriate visas to Omaima Ali and her parents,” External link

expressindia Saturday, October 19, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

firstpost Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : ”The project(s) will enable African students to access premier Indian education through the comforts of their homes and offer Indian medical expertise to African doctors and patients alike,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 8, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The e-VidyaBharti and e-ArogyaBharti, tele-education and tele-medicine project for Africa, is one of the largest projects being executed by ministry (MEA). This project will enable African students to access premier Indian education through the comforts of their homes and offer Indian medical expertise to African doctors and patients alike" External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India's relations with partner countries are based on the principles of equality, mutual respect for sovereignty and freedom of action and choice. It is not based on competition, conditionalities or prescriptions," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "These are also the cornerstones in our capacity building initiatives which span from Latin American countries to Pacific Island countries, as we traverse similar paths of development," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are fast moving towards use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The project(s) will enable African students to access premier Indian education through the comforts of their homes and offer Indian medical expertise to African doctors and patients alike," External link

business-standard Monday, October 7, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India's relations with partner countries are based on the principles of equality, mutual respect for sovereignty and freedom of action and choice. It is not based on competition, conditionalities or prescriptions," External link

economictimes Monday, October 7, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "These are also the cornerstones in our capacity building initiatives which span from Latin American countries to Pacific Island countries, as we traverse similar paths of development," External link

economictimes Monday, October 7, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are fast moving towards use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions," External link

economictimes Monday, October 7, 2019 7:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "India seeks to be the leader in Climate Change Action. India's initiative of the International Solar Alliance led by the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a testimony to the fact that we are committed to a clean and sustainable future for the children of tomorrow. We are fast moving towards the use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for the reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions." External link

irishsun Monday, October 7, 2019 4:42:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar noted ( about Narendra Modi ) : "India seeks to be the leader in Climate Change Action. India's initiative of the International Solar Alliance led by the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a testimony to the fact that we are committed to a clean and sustainable future for the children of tomorrow. We are fast moving towards the use of clean technologies and e-vehicles for the reduction of fossil fuel dependency and emissions." External link

irishsun Monday, October 7, 2019 4:42:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the mis-alignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

mid-day Saturday, October 5, 2019 8:05:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

mid-day Saturday, October 5, 2019 8:05:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India is an exception as we are more nationalistic, but at the same time, we don’t see a tension between being nationalistic and being international, in the sense of engaging more with the world, so nationalism is not a negative sentiment” External link

dnaindia Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I would say the entire neighbourhood, minus one, had actually been a fairly good story of regional cooperation,” External link

dnaindia Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “While working with countries of Asia and Africa, we have a much stronger bonding with those countries. You saw recently at the UN, the willingness today to go out and engage with countries, visit more countries and therefore you can see a new energy in our foreign affairs,” External link

dnaindia Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about India Economic ) : "India is an exception as we are more nationalistic, but at the same time, we don't see a tension between being nationalistic and being international, in the sense of engaging more with the world, so nationalism is not a negative sentiment," External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the mis-alignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the misalignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

firstpost Friday, October 4, 2019 6:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

firstpost Friday, October 4, 2019 6:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar outlined : "While working with countries of Asia and Africa, we have a much stronger bonding with those countries. You saw recently at the UN, the willingness today to go out and engage with countries, visit more countries and therefore you can see a new energy in our foreign affairs," External link

business-standard Friday, October 4, 2019 5:51:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Because – you put Kashmir aside for a moment, with everybody else, trade is on the increase, contacts are in the increase, business is on the increase, connectivity is on the increase. Surely at some stage that would have an impact. Because you would see everyone else prospering with that cooperation and contacts – I am always hopeful, I’m not unrealistic and I know that we have big challenges that they (Pakistan) have the mindset issues that they have to overcome,” External link

financialexpress Friday, October 4, 2019 5:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I always remain hopeful. I'm not unrealistic, I know we have big challenges. They (Pakistan) have a mindset issue that they have to overcome," External link

economictimes Friday, October 4, 2019 4:41:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Hardly anybody had the realisation that this (Article 370) was a temporary article in the Constitution or the mis-alignment due to the fact that a lot of the national laws did not apply in Jammu and Kashmir state. These were all new things to them," External link

economictimes Friday, October 4, 2019 4:41:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India is an exception as we are more nationalistic, but at the same time we don’t see a tension between being nationalistic and being international, in the sense of engaging more with the world, so nationalism is not a negative sentiment,” External link

india Friday, October 4, 2019 3:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar outlined : "While working with countries of Asia and Africa, we have a much stronger bonding with those countries. You saw recently at the UN, the willingness today to go out and engage with countries, visit more countries and therefore you can see a new energy in our foreign affairs," External link

irishsun Friday, October 4, 2019 3:32:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored)… we expect calm and happiness to return,” External link

expressindia Friday, October 4, 2019 3:30:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I would say the entire neighbourhood, minus one, had actually been a fairly good story of regional cooperation," External link

business-standard Friday, October 4, 2019 2:54:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar stated ( about British ) : “India had two centuries of humiliation by the West in its predatory form it came to India in the mid-18th century. An economic study tried to estimate how much British took out of India, it ended up at a number of $45 trillion in today’s value,” External link

timesofindia Friday, October 4, 2019 2:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote ( about Robert O Brien ) : "Glad to meet the National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien. A substantive meeting on key issues. Look forward to working with him," External link

business-standard Friday, October 4, 2019 5:03:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote : “A substantive meeting on key issues,” “Look forward to working with him” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, October 4, 2019 12:52:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar stated ( about British ) : “India had two centuries of humiliation by the West in its predatory form it came to India in the mid-18th century. An economic study tried to estimate how much British took out of India, it ended up at a number of $45 trillion in today’s value,” External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

asianage Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

asianage Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The answer obviously is not a simple one because Gandhiji's outlook and thoughts spanned a very broad spectrum of human activity. But to the extent we can define it within sharper boundaries, they are best captured by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that the world seeks to achieve today," External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 11:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Since 2014, 99 million toilets have been built covering virtually the entire population. 15 million affordable rural homes were completed and 20 million more are underway. 80 million women received free cooking gas connections. 200 million micro credits were provided, 75 per cent to women. 360 million new bank accounts were added, receiving US dollar 60 billion as transfer of benefits," External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 11:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "This event has surely contributed to greater awareness on both Mahatma Gandhi and the contemporary challenges that his ideas can help address," External link

economictimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 11:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The answer obviously is not a simple one because Gandhiji's outlook and thoughts spanned a very broad spectrum of human activity. But to the extent we can define it within sharper boundaries, they are best captured by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that the world seeks to achieve today," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Since 2014, 99 million toilets have been built covering virtually the entire population. 15 million affordable rural homes were completed and 20 million more are underway. 80 million women received free cooking gas connections. 200 million micro credits were provided, 75 per cent to women. 360 million new bank accounts were added, receiving US dollar 60 billion as transfer of benefits," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "This event has surely contributed to greater awareness on both Mahatma Gandhi and the contemporary challenges that his ideas can help address," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

outlookindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

outlookindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

outlookindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on 5G for example is we don’t see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision,” “When it comes to China, for me what’s important is I have this neighbour who’s my biggest neighbour, who’s now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have seen by and large the borders being very stable. So, our ability to engage and converse with them on a range of issues has really been, it’s sort of, it’s freer, its franker. Those to my mind have been good signs for us,” “We were of course aware that there is a larger global context in which all of this is happening” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) - we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored)… we expect calm and happiness to return,” External link

expressindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I think it’s important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir,” External link

expressindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “That’s my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don’t have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It’s as simple as that,” External link

expressindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I think it’s important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “That’s my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don’t have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It’s as simple as that,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have seen by and large the borders being very stable. So, our ability to engage and converse with them on a range of issues has really been, it's sort of, it's freer, its franker. Those to my mind have been good signs for us," "We were of course aware that there is a larger global context in which all of this is happening," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

timesofindia Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

news18 Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Our position on 5G for example is we don't see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision," "When it comes to China, for me what's important is I have this neighbour who's my biggest neighbour, who's now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar wrote : "My life is my message. Evocative of the power of change-makers and dreamers to create the worlds they wish to see. Paid homage to #MahatmaGandhi at the DC memorial in front of @IndianEmbassyUS. Remembering the man who led the way," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Both of us felt that while trade issues have progressed, for the larger relationship it was important (that) we see some early results out there,” External link

nationmultimedia Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our intention obviously is to progress our relations with China. We are very clear on that and we get the sense that they too would like to see the relations become better and substantive,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on 5G for example is we don’t see 5G as a political problem. 5G for us is a telecom issue. And we will make whatever decisions we have to at the right time on the merits of that particular decision,” “When it comes to China, for me what’s important is, I have this neighbour who’s my biggest neighbour, who’s now the second biggest economy in the world, with whom I have a long history, not always an easy history. But I would like to make sure that this relationship remains... stability for me is my bottom-line requirement,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have seen by and large the borders being very stable. So, our ability to engage and converse with them on a range of issues has really been, it’s sort of, it’s freer, its franker. Those to my mind have been good signs for us,” “We were of course aware that there is a larger global context in which all of this is happening,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What do you expect the Pakistanis to say (after current restrictions are lifted and normalcy is restored) we expect calm and happiness to return," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think it's important to have a historical context to judge these remarks. This is not a conversation that began on August 5. These are their policies and their actions which began the day Kashmir acceded to India with Pakistani invaders threatening to burn down Srinagar. Please look at the history of Kashmir," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "That's my claim. And naturally, if I have a claim, as you would have a claim, as anybody would have a claim, we would hope one day that if there are territories in your claim of which you don't have physical jurisdiction one day, you will. It's as simple as that," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The point I was making was a very simple one. My sovereignty and my jurisdiction is laid out by my maps. My maps have been there for over 70 years. Now, that’s my claim,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 3, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The point I was making was a very simple one. My sovereignty and my jurisdiction is laid out by my maps. My maps have been there for over 70 years. Now, that’s my claim,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Tougher issues in the past have been resolved. So, I am reasonably confident. We will have a fix on the trade disputes (with the US)," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India has a relationship with that country, with that society, which is historical. It was there. It'll keep continuing. It will be in the future as well. But at this time, it doesn't make sense for me that India should advance prescriptions. India can have an approach," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are not impervious to the realities of what is happening out there. But we certainly hope that the enormous achievements of the last 18 years are safeguarded in whatever sort of direction, developments go in Afghanistan," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "But my gut sense in Afghanistan is that we tend to work too much out of the past. I think a lot of the changes which are kicked in in the last 20 years will make themselves felt in the future as well," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "My sense is you actually are going to see a fairly complex process because, it's one thing to work out solutions on paper. Do bear in mind that real people are involved here and real people often have minds of their own and the minds of their own may not conform to what the paper says should be their fate. So I predict something far more complex than where we are right now," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:12:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I don't agree with you that Iranians are disappointed. I think Iranians are realists. There is a larger global situation in which they are operating, we are operating. In the world that I inhabit, we frankly understand each other's compulsions and possibilities," External link

asianage Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have a strong political relationship. We have a cultural relationship. We work with them. We actually operate a port in that country, which services Afghanistan. So those are equities obviously, which we would protect," External link

asianage Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So, all of those kind of go into this mix. But we'll have to maneuver there. We were concerned when there was an escalation of tensions. We have done some Naval deployments in the Straits of Hormuz. Those are to take care of our interests and those of general shipping as well," External link

asianage Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Piyush Goyal ) : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Piyush Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The challenge for us is how do you actually keep up that pace, maybe even accelerate it, look at new horizon. Look at the future of the world, where we are going to be in that world, and how do we get the most out of the relationship, in all of this," "There was a time I mentioned to someone where actually an Indian entering the Pentagon would be an oddity. Today, if they don't see one every hour, they kind of miss us," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:49:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "If you have... a United Nations where the most populous country in the world — may be in 15 years — with the third largest economy is not in the decision making of the United Nations, I grant you, it affects the country concerned. But I would also suggest it affects the United Nations' credibility," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:04:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. ALSO READ | Iran not disappointed with India for not importing oil from Tehran: Jaishankar I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Are you looking at immediate trade frictions? Are the legacy issues you want to resolve? Are things on the horizon? Are you looking at future policymaking? Those are decisions which both sides really need to have conversations about," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India has a relationship with that country, with that society, which is historical. It was there. It’ll keep continuing. It will be in the future as well. But at this time, it doesn’t make sense for me that India should advance prescriptions. India can have an approach,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are not impervious to the realities of what is happening out there. But we certainly hope that the enormous achievements of the last 18 years are safeguarded in whatever sort of direction, developments go in Afghanistan,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “But my gut sense in Afghanistan is that we tend to work too much out of the past. I think a lot of the changes which are kicked in in the last 20 years will make themselves felt in the future as well,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “My sense is you actually are going to see a fairly complex process because, it’s one thing to work out solutions on paper. Do bear in mind that real people are involved here and real people often have minds of their own and the minds of their own may not conform to what the paper says should be their fate. So I predict something far more complex than where we are right now,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:35:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "It would be my hope that people understand why this particular transaction is important for us, so I think of your question to me is hypothetical," External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told ( about Piyush Goyal ) : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had - team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Are you looking at immediate trade frictions? Are the legacy issues you want to resolve? Are the things on the horizon? Are you looking at future policymaking? Those are decisions which both sides really need to have conversations about," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I like my internet but not equal it to (loss of) life,” External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the Indian-American community," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India has a relationship with that country, with that society, which is historical. It was there. It'll keep continuing. It will be in the future as well. But at this time, it doesn't make sense for me that India should advance prescriptions. India can have an approach," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are not impervious to the realities of what is happening out there. But we certainly hope that the enormous achievements of the last 18 years are safeguarded in whatever sort of direction, developments go in Afghanistan," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "But my gut sense in Afghanistan is that we tend to work too much out of the past. I think a lot of the changes which are kicked in in the last 20 years will make themselves felt in the future as well," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "My sense is you actually are going to see a fairly complex process because, it's one thing to work out solutions on paper. Do bear in mind that real people are involved here and real people often have minds of their own and the minds of their own may not conform to what the paper says should be their fate. So I predict something far more complex than where we are right now," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "For a number of reasons, the game has now become one of positioning and optimising. The reality is that India either reaches out in as many directions as possible and maximizes its gains or takes a more defensive approach of avoiding engagement," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 10:39:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “So obviously, if you're going to walk into this situation, you are not going to let the internet be used by people whose intentions are malevolent. I'm not minimizing the challenges, but I think the intent is really to persevere and to make sure that there are enough changes on the ground so that people's thinking also change accordingly,” External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The legislative changes made this summer put India and the entire region on the road to long-term peace. That is the reality today in the making,” External link

outlookindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the Indian-American community,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “And the challenge for us is how do you actually keep up that pace, maybe even accelerate it, look at new horizon. Look at the future of the world, where we are going to be in that world, and how do we get the most out of the relationship, in all of this,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted : "This is one of the key challenges facing the world today, which is all that we took as given over the last 70 years. I'm not suggesting they're going to disappear or they'll become irrelevant, but surely things are happening beyond them. And that is creating a new kind of international relations. It's something which we all need to get real about," External link

economictimes Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:02:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the ," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told ( about Piyush Goyal ) : "My understanding of the conversations is that he (Goyal) has had with his counterpart and (that) his officials, have had – team to team - that there's been a very intense engagement. I am hopeful that something would come out of it," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "So it's going to be sort of you trade the size of it and the complexity of it for the time and the energy for it. I think that part of it is still a little open, but again, my understanding is that they would be talking with each other continually over the coming days," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Are you looking at immediate trade frictions? Are the legacy issues you want to resolve? Are the things on the horizon? Are you looking at future policymaking? Those are decisions which both sides really need to have conversations about," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Now, why did that happen? It happened in part because of the Indian-American community,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:18:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “And the challenge for us is how do you actually keep up that pace, maybe even accelerate it, look at new horizon. Look at the future of the world, where we are going to be in that world, and how do we get the most out of the relationship, in all of this,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 8:18:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have a larger gulf concern which is from the fact that we have a large diaspora there, we have 9 million people. In terms of energy, in terms of reminiscences, it is important. In terms of security and I would say even the radicalisation challenges that he region can throw up those are important for us as well, " External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7:05:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:42:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “There are reactions out there. There are vested interests built over 70 years. There are local vested interest. There are vested interest across the border,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The legislative changes made this summer put India and the entire region on the road to long-term peace. That is the reality today in the making,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “So obviously, if you’re going to walk into this situation, you are not going to let the internet be used by people whose intentions are malevolent. I’m not minimizing the challenges, but I think the intent is really to persevere and to make sure that there are enough changes on the ground so that people’s thinking also change accordingly,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "If we actually manage to get the development going in Kashmir, do understand that everything that the Pakistanis have planned for the last 70 years comes to naught. Therefore, that is something they would never let happen easily," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, October 2, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India has made a decision on the S-400 and we have discussed that with the US government. I am reasonably convinced of the powers of my persuasion (sic),” External link

nampa Wednesday, October 2, 2019 3:14:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mr Trump ) : “My recollection of what the Prime Minister said was that candidate Trump had used this ( Abki baar Trump sarkar ). So the PM is talking about the past,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestic U.S. politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Bernadine Natalie Moni Elimbi ) : “India has made a decision on the S-400 and we have discussed that with the U.S. government,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It would be my hope that people understand why this particular transaction is important for us, so I think the rest of your question to me is really hypothetical,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “I don’t think Russia came up….I don’t recall it coming up,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mr Trump ) : “My recollection of what the Prime Minister said was that candidate Trump had used this ( Abki baar Trump sarkar ). So the PM is talking about the past,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestic U.S. politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, 'this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate)'," "We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics," External link

business-standard Wednesday, October 2, 2019 1:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

thedailystarBD Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:50:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Bernadine Natalie Moni Elimbi ) : “India has made a decision on the S-400 and we have discussed that with the U.S. government,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “I don’t think Russia came up….I don’t recall it coming up,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India has been very clear (on this) for 40-odd years, that we won’t accept mediation and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally (by India and Pakistan)” “I’m clear in my mind as far as I’m concernedWhose issue (is it)? Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call, I will decide whether I want somebody’s mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me, then it doesn’t happen,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about British ) : “India had two centuries of humiliation by the West. The West in its predatory form came into India in the mid 18th century and continued 190 years after that. A year ago, a very serious economic study which tried to estimate how much British took out of India in value terms and a very calculated maths ended up putting a number of USD 45 trillion at today’s value. So that should give you a sense of what really happened in those 200 years,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Both of us felt that while trade issues have progressed, for the larger relationship it was important (that) we see some early results out there,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I like my internet but it not equal to (loss of) life,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:23:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

dhakatribune Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:55:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clear in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, 'this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate)'," "We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:06:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation...and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 3:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clearing in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 3:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "You are really being very semantic about it. How do you hyphenate a country, which is one-eighth of your economic size…, which is 'reputationally' your exact opposite?" External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Often the argumentation comes from people who have a viewpoint that we shouldn't have done anything about (Article) 370," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:00:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

tribune Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I don’t think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don’t think you’re doing a good service to anybody,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted : "The two of us discussed the trade issues and how it has progressed and we have seen some early results out there. The two ministers and the negotiating teams have been talking to each other and are discussing how to address the trade frictions," External link

irishsun Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “You are really being very semantic about it. How do you hyphenate a country, which is one-eighth of your economic size…, which is ‘reputationally’ your exact opposite?” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Often the argumentation comes from people who have a viewpoint that we shouldn’t have done anything about (Article) 370,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation… and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I’m clearing in my mind as far as I’m concerned. That’s what it’s about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody’s mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen,” “I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "Both of us felt that while trade issues have progressed, for the larger relationship it was important (that) we see some early results out there," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clearing in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : "India has been clear for 40 odd years that we would not accept mediation... and that whatever has to be discussed has to be discussed bilaterally," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I'm clearing in my mind as far as I'm concerned. That's what it's about. My point is very simple. Whose issue (is this?). Mine. Who has to take the call? Me. If it is my issue and I have to take the call; I will decide whether I want somebody's mediation or not. You can offer anything you like, but if I decide it is not relevant to me then it does not happen," "I am very clear in my mind. When people speak of it has gone up and down, where has it gone up and down? India has been very clear about it," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

outlookindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:01:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

mid-day Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

mid-day Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

asianage Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:49:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I don't think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don't think you're doing a good service to anybody," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : "I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate)," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “You are really being very semantic about it. How do you hyphenate a country, which is one-eighth of your economic size…, which is 'reputationally' your exact opposite?” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Often the argumentation comes from people who have a viewpoint that we shouldn't have done anything about (Article) 370,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I don’t think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don’t think you’re doing a good service to anybody,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very nonpartisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:15:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I think, please, look very carefully at what the prime minister said. My recollection of what the prime minister said was that candidate Trump had used this (Ab Ki Baar Trump Sarkar). So PM is talking about the past. "I don't think we should, honestly, misinterpret what was said. I don't think you're doing a good service to anybody,” External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Narendra Modi ) : “I mean, he (Modi) was pretty clear what he was talking about. He was saying, this is what you said as a candidate, which showed that you were trying to, (connect with India and its people even as a candidate),” External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We have a very non-partisan (approach to domestics US politics). So, our sort of approach to whatever happens in this country is their politics, not our politics,” External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:47:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We view Iran from the east, and from the east Iran has been a very stable, status quo power," External link

ibtimes Tuesday, October 1, 2019 12:36:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Nobody disputes that India is a pluralistic society and a pluralistic polity,” “Now because you have multiple voices and different facets, doesn’t mean that none of them should be projected” External link

thehindu Monday, September 30, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It is I think natural today for a country which is in the position in which India is to articulate its ideas, use its metaphors, its language, both literally and conceptually and introduce those into the international discourse. The idea that our thinking is shaped from the brainwork of other societies, to me, defeats common sense,” External link

thehindu Monday, September 30, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Nobody looks askance at the fact that today the Chinese or the Japanese or the Russians or the Arabs speak their own language,” External link

thehindu Monday, September 30, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “My sense of it is that most of these are resolvable,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 10:30:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “My sense of it is that most of these are resolvable,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 9:06:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Most of the trade disputes (with the US) are resolvable in the near term,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Everything that the liberal press think is good for the world was not happening in Jammu and Kashmir,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 30, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "What has made Gandhi different from other similar figures is that with the passage of time, his message and example has acquired an increasingly universal relevance," External link

business-standard Monday, September 30, 2019 6:23:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Mahatma Gandhi ) : "What has made Gandhi different from other similar figures is that with the passage of time, his message and example has acquired an increasingly universal relevance," External link

newindianexpress Monday, September 30, 2019 4:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation, but also for the very survival of our region itself,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 27, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself," External link

myanmarnews Friday, September 27, 2019 3:26:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself,” External link

financialexpress Friday, September 27, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself," External link

asianage Friday, September 27, 2019 8:49:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Sierra Leone and ) : "Pleasure to meet FM @NabeelaTunis of Sierra Leone. Look forward to developing our partnership in the coming days," External link

irishsun Friday, September 27, 2019 5:30:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself,” External link

india Friday, September 27, 2019 5:23:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is among them. In our view, elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a precondition not only for fruitful cooperation but also for the very survival of our region itself," External link

business-standard Friday, September 27, 2019 12:56:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "In terms of how to approach the Indian state of the ruling political party.. today, if there is one area of where we can boast of visibly good relations in the last five years, is the Gulf, and you know the dominant faith in the Gulf. " External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Issue is not whether to talk or not, everybody wants to talk to their neighbour. The issue is how do I talk to a country that is conducting terrorism and follows a policy of implausible deniability," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “I would not agree that the Kashmir issue should be seen through a communal lens,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 26, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "So if the ethos of the society was not secular then no constitutional provision would have ensured it. And I don't think that the ethos of the society has ever changed. I think the ethos of the country, especially the Hindu ethos has remained much secular and pluralistic," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “So you had actually a situation where separatist political parties were openly allied with terrorist groups operating out of Pakistan,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 26, 2019 12:03:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Pre August 5 (abrogation of Article 370) Kashmir was in a mess. Difficulties in Kashmir did not start on August 5, it is supposed to be a way of dealing with those difficulties," External link

news-yahoo-in Thursday, September 26, 2019 11:02:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "So if the ethos of the society was not secular then no constitutional provision would have ensured it. And I don't think that the ethos of the society has ever changed. I think the ethos of the country, especially the Hindu ethos has remained much secular and pluralistic," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

asianage Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

asianage Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "symbol of credible change in the country" External link

firstpost Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India of 2019 is very different from the India of 2014," External link

firstpost Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "To my mind, the big challenge before us is — if you have differences with a neighbour, how do you resolve it? Now, these differences are not normal because they are rooted in our history, which is not a normal history," "Now all of that you could still handle if they do not do the one thing which is actually unacceptable — to conduct terrorism, which in their eyes is a legitimate tool of statecraft as a way to pressure you to come to the negotiating table," External link

firstpost Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "symbol of credible change in the country" External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "India of 2019 is very different from the India of 2014," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The US had an 18-year military commitment in Afghanistan. And frankly, I can't think any other country is capable of such a commitment," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "The only temporary article of the constitution was drafted which was called Article 370. At that time, it was numbered as 306a. After the Constitution was adopted, there was a series of presidential proclamations under that article which started aligning the state. In the last 70 years, you had 54 of these presidential proclamations," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "You did not have the economic activity in Jammu and Kashmir as compared to the rest of India. There were less job opportunities and there was a more sense of alienation, separatism and therefore, a climate of terrorism across the border. The state was in socio-economic terms less aligned with India. 100 important progressive laws of India did not apply to Kashmir," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "To my mind, the big challenge before us is -- if you have differences with a neighbour, how do you resolve it? Now, these differences are not normal because they are rooted in our history, which is not a normal history," "Now all of that you could still handle if they do not do the one thing which is actually unacceptable -- to conduct terrorism, which in their eyes is a legitimate tool of statecraft as a way to pressure you to come to the negotiating table," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:16:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Regarding the strategic relations between the US and India, I have seen enormous change and I remain optimistic that this is the beginning and we can do much more. I really think that there are structural convergences between us," External link

dnaindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "To me, the strategic framework of the foreign policy will be more of multi-polarity rather than multilateralism. Good diplomacy means a lot today than it was before. When I say this, it means the roadmap will not be clean," External link

dnaindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar remarked : "To my mind, the big challenge before us is -- if you have differences with a neighbour, how do you resolve it? Now, these differences are not normal because they are rooted in our history, which is not a normal history," "Now all of that you could still handle if they do not do the one thing which is actually unacceptable -- to conduct terrorism, which in their eyes is a legitimate tool of statecraft as a way to pressure you to come to the negotiating table," External link

irishsun Thursday, September 26, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it’s actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 26, 2019 12:48:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “There is a fundamental issue there which they need to understand and we need to encourage them to do that is, to move away from terrorism” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 25, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar explained : “It is not like India and Pakistan agree on everything else and the two countries have wonderful relationships and there is a Kashmir issue,” “We had an attack on Mumbai city. The last time I checked, Mumbai city was not a part of Kashmir. So if Pakistani terrorists can attack states and regions which are far removed from Kashmir, we have got to recognize that there is a bigger problem out there” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “but we have a problem talking to Terroristan. And they have to be one and not be the other,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “The problem is really the mindset…there is a fundamental issue there which they need to understand and we need to encourage them to do - that is to move away from terrorism,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "They have to accept the model which they have built for themselves, no longer works. You cannot in this day and age, conduct policy using terrorism as a legitimate instrument of statecraft that is at the heart of the issue. We have no problem in talking to Pakistan, we have a problem talking to terroristan" External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, September 25, 2019 5:41:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think the Chinese misread what was happening there. I went a few days after the legislation to China and explained to them that as far as they were concerned, nothing had changed. India's boundary had not changed, the Line of Actual Control had not changed," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 3:44:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it's actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India,” External link

outlookindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 1:45:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “So theirs is today a reaction of anger, of frustration in many ways, because you have built an entire industry over a long period of time,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12:36:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think the Chinese misread what was happening there. I went a few days after the legislation to China and explained to them that as far as they were concerned, nothing had changed. India's boundary had not changed, the Line of Actual Control had not changed," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "They have to accept the model which they have built for themselves, no longer works. You cannot in this day and age, conduct policy using terrorism as a legitimate instrument of statecraft that is at the heart of the issue. We have no problem in talking to Pakistan, we have a problem talking to terroristan," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it's actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:38:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "I think the Chinese misread what was happening there. I went a few days after the legislation to China and explained to them that as far as they were concerned, nothing had changed. India's boundary had not changed, the Line of Actual Control had not changed," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:28:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "They have to accept the model which they have built for themselves, no longer works. You cannot in this day and age, conduct policy using terrorism as a legitimate instrument of statecraft that is at the heart of the issue. We have no problem in talking to Pakistan, we have a problem talking to terroristan," External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "My first point I would make is there is a big attitudinal shift on climate change, in India. And until a few years ago people looked at climate change as something that was a growing awareness," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 25, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We are sort of reformatting this within our existing boundaries. It obviously drew a reaction from Pakistan, it drew a reaction from China. These are two very different reactions. I think, for Pakistan, it was a country which has really created an entire industry of terrorism to deal with the Kashmir issue. In my view, it’s actually bigger than Kashmir, I think they have created it for India,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, September 25, 2019 9:03:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Welcoming a new colleague, FM Mukhtar Tileuberdi of Kazakhstan. Satisfied at our growing collaboration and look forward to receiving him in India," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 25, 2019 5:41:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about President Trump ) : "I regard this as a great achievement of the Indian American community that if today you have an event of this size and you have someone like President Trump coming there, this shows where that community has reached, how it is regarded in the US and respect its commands there... it is great achievement for the community," External link

dnaindia Sunday, September 22, 2019 3:52:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about India Ocean ) : “Even the changes that were approved last month by the Indian Parliament in respect of Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by the needs of governance and development, have a national security connotation,” External link

Hindu Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:43:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We are opposed to terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and believe there is no justification for it, whatsoever. But it is not just enough to have a position. When subjected to terrorist attacks, any polity that is sincerely committed to the welfare of its people will surely respond," "And indeed, that is precisely what we have done in recent years. Even the changes that were approved last month by the Indian Parliament with respect to Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by the needs of governance and development, and have a national security connotation," External link

business-standard Saturday, September 21, 2019 9:09:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Even the changes that were approved last month by Parliament in respect of Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by needs of governance and development, have a national security connotation,” External link

expressindia Friday, September 20, 2019 11:44:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Even the changes that were approved last month by the Indian Parliament in respect of Jammu and Kashmir, while driven by the needs of governance and development, have a national security connotation," External link

timesofindia Friday, September 20, 2019 9:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What is NRC? NRC is enumeration of citizens that any country does. It is obviously a sovereign right of a country. The NRC exercise is obviously an internal exercise so that is the limited point we have made," External link

outlookindia Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:32:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We thought ascertaining his well being is a priority issue and we acted to begin the proceedings, however unsatisfactory they may be. Whether the Pakistanis carried out in letter and spirit what the International Court of Justice wanted them to do, I think the answer is obvious to all of you," External link

outlookindia Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:32:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Yes, our position on PoK is, has been, and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India, and we expect one day that we will have physical jurisdiction over it," External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, September 18, 2019 12:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on PoK is, has always been and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India and we expect one day to have physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Yes, our position on PoK is, has been, and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India, and we expect one day that we will have physical jurisdiction over it" External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:40:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Regarding UNGA, whether there will be a meeting between the leaders of India and Pakistan, in principle I don't comment on what can happen. However just look at the climate of relations right now, I think that itself should give you an answer" External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “India-US relations have come a long way...look at the quality of ties, the political comfort, the security cooperation... There is no facet of the relationship today which hasn’t gone upwards over the past 20 years. For an event like Houston , from both sides the approach is bipartisan. The relationship is in very good health,” “The trajectory has always been upwards. As in any relationship, there are issues. The trade problems are normal with people you are closest to since most trade happens with them” External link

economictimes Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It’s not just Pakistan, the whole world will be watching the Houston event and take lessons from what Indian-Americans have achieved. There are multiple messages there. It’s for the Pakistanis to read what they wish into it” External link

economictimes Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our position has, is and will always be very clear on PoK, that it is part of India and we expect one day we will have physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, September 18, 2019 6:39:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “This is a matter of great honour. We will welcome him in the warmest possible manner,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "What is happening now in Sindh (Pakistan) is not the only thing which has happened in the last 100 days. You also had cases of abduction of Sikh girls. I think if there is a human rights audit today in this part of the world I can pretty confidently assert who'll come last in it," External link

business-standard Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “It (Article 370) was a temporary provision which is not often used in the analysis of events… The provision had actually become dysfunctional. It was being arbitraged by some narrow set of people for their own gains. By doing so, they were impeding development and feeding a sense of separatism. The separatism was being utilised by Pakistan to carry out cross-border terrorism” “So, here was an incoming government which could either do something that was done for the last several decades but was unsuccessful, or do something differently. We tried to do something differently,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “it is not just Pakistan, the whole world will be watching the Houston event and take lessons about what Indian-Americans have achieved… I think there are multiple messages there. Obviously, it is for Pakistanis to read what they read into it, and I would say the same applies to other people in the world as well” External link

expressindia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved” “From time to time that has happened and it has happened because you have deferring perceptions of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) and patrols meet and some time that kind of situation happens. A lot of effort has gone into mechanisms and procedures to address such situations,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:55:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : “Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so….There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that” External link

expressindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:55:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on POK is, has always been and will always be very clear. POK is part of India and we expect one day to have physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:47:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our position on PoK is, has always been, and will always be, very clear PoK is part of India and we expect one day that we will have the physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “With regard to Pakistan, the issue is not (Article) 370, the issue is Pakistan’s terrorism. There is no change really,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “If you were to look at the future of Saarc, which country is today actually promoting Saarc and which country is impeding Saarc? That is an issue which all of Saarc needs to reflect on and I’m pretty confident every other member knows what the answer to those questions are” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "PoK is part of India and we expect one day that we will have the jurisdiction, physical jurisdiction over it," External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "It's not just Pakistan...the whole world will be watching the Houston event and take lessons from what Indian Americans have achieved. There are multiple messages there. It's for the Pakistanis to read what they wish into it" External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Show me anywhere else in the world where a country conducts terrorism against its neighbour as part of its foreign policy," External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar asserted ( about Zakir Naik ) : "Let me make it very clear for the record. There is an extradition request sent in January 2018. We want Zakir Naik back and that is what we are working on," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved" External link

economictimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : "Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so....There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that" External link

economictimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:24:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "On Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well being. At the same time, seeking access to him was one step in eventually providing that remedy, which the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has mandated it should. And finally finding a solution, which would bring an innocent person back to his country," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved" External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : "Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so....There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that" External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "BRI rethink, the answer is no," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Zakir Naik ) : "My understanding of Vladivostok meeting was, that Zakir naik issue did come up and the expectation was communicated from our side that officials concerned should meet quickly and sort out this matter to our satisfaction," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “This is a matter of great honour. We will welcome him in the warmest possible manner,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “a human rights audit today in this part of the world, I can pretty confidently assert who’ll come last,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "We did not have a skirmish, I want to be very clear I think there was what we call a face-off. It was resolved" External link

news18 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Raveesh Kumar ) : "Often people float dates. For me no dates are dates until (Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson) Raveesh Kumar says so....There was no rescheduling. Our NSA was preoccupied so not much should be read on that" External link

news18 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:53:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "On Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well being. At the same time, seeking access to him was one step in eventually providing that remedy, which the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has mandated it should. And finally finding a solution, which would bring an innocent person back to his country," External link

asianage Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar responded : "I don't comment on principals. Not only on this issue, even on China. Look at climate of relationship, that gives an answer" External link

khaleejtimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "On Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well being. At the same time, seeking access to him was one step in eventually providing that remedy, which the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has mandated it should. And finally finding a solution, which would bring an innocent person back to his country," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “The world is moving toward multipolarity which means multiple narratives. We want to put out our narratives at a global level,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told : “Our position on Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir has always been and will always be very clear. PoK is part of India and we expect one day that we will have the physical jurisdiction over it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar told ( about Zakir Naik ) : “There is an extradition request (sent in January 2018). We want Zakir Naik back and that is what we are working on,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:34:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : “Our objective was to seek access to him to ascertain his well-being,” External link

india Tuesday, September 17, 2019 5:20:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "The diaspora is, of course, the forte and in many ways somewhat unique aspect of our foreign policy and that is underlined by what is going to be coming up very soon in the United States which is a big diaspora event in partnership with our Indian-American community," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "PoK (Pakistan-occupied Kashmir) is part of India. We expect one day we will have jurisdiction over it," External link

business-standard Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : “The world is moving toward multipolarity which means multiple narratives. We want to put out our narratives at a global level,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:25:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said ( about Zakir Naik ) : “There is an extradition request for Zakir Naik. We want him back and that is what we are working towards,” External link

news18 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "This is the launch of a platform for the largest capacity building programme in the ASEAN-India partnership so far. Through the launch of this portal, we open our celebrated Indian institutions, the IITs, to a 1,000 brilliant students from ASEAN partner countries for doctoral research," External link

business-standard Monday, September 16, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar added : "We expect that next generation of new business ideas and exciting new technological breakthroughs will be launched by the platform provided by this fellowship enabling further research by ASEAN and India together," External link

business-standard Monday, September 16, 2019 9:56:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar replied : "We have alerted our Embassy @IndiainItaly to extend all help" External link

outlookindia Sunday, September 15, 2019 12:41:00 AM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Being foreign minister, I believe there should be at least one Passport Seva Kendra in every Lok Sabha constituency, or rather in every district," External link

business-standard Saturday, September 14, 2019 8:36:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar said : "Being foreign minister, I believe there should be at least one Passport Seva Kendra in every Lok Sabha constituency, or rather in every district," External link

timesofindia Saturday, September 14, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar assuré : "ne constitue pas une nouvelle revendication de souveraineté, ne modifie pas la ligne de cessez-le-feu entre l' et le Pakistan , et ne modifie pas la ligne de contrôle actuelle de la frontière entre l'Inde et la " External link

LePoint Tuesday, August 13, 2019 1:02:00 PM EAT

S Jaishankar assuré : "ne constitue pas une nouvelle revendication de souveraineté, ne modifie pas la ligne de cessez-le-feu entre l'Inde et le Pakistan, et ne modifie pas la ligne de contrôle actuelle de la frontière entre l'Inde et la Chine " External link

la-croix Tuesday, August 13, 2019 12:15:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
foreign secretary20.00%EN03/10/201510/03/2015
indian foreign secretary40.00%EN02/25/201525/02/2015
new foreign secretary40.00%EN02/14/201514/02/2015
Names Lang Count
S. JaishankarEN100.00%


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Arvind Gupta said ( about S Jaishankar ) : “Such informal summits help in looking into new areas of cooperation, instead of the formal summits. A visit to Beijing by our external affairs minister (S Jaishankar) in August, after the abrogation of Article 370, showed that the Wuhan interaction has already started delivering results,” External link

timesofindia Friday, October 11, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Rahul Gandhi said ( about S Jaishankar ) : “Thank you, Mr. Jaishankar for covering up for the PM’s incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you’re at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy,” External link

thehindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:49:00 PM EAT

Rahul Gandhi said ( about S Jaishankar ) : “Thank you, Mr. Jaishankar for covering up for the PM’s incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you’re at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, October 1, 2019 8:19:00 PM EAT

Rahul Gandhi wrote ( about S Jaishankar ) : "Thank you Mr Jaishankar for covering up our PM's incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you're at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy," External link

business-standard Tuesday, October 1, 2019 1:00:00 PM EAT

Rahul Gandhi wrote ( about S Jaishankar ) : "Thank you Mr Jaishankar for covering up our PM's incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you're at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Rahul Gandhi wrote ( about S Jaishankar ) : "Thank you Mr Jaishankar for covering up our PM's incompetence. His fawning endorsement caused serious problems with the Democrats for India. I hope it gets ironed out with your intervention. While you're at it, do teach him a little bit about diplomacy," External link

news18 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT