Tag Archives: External Affairs

Prime Minister’s Visit to Japan Very Successful: MJ Akbar

M.J. Akbar, Minister of State for External Affairs, said Prime Minister’s Visit to Japan on 11-12 November 2016 for Annual Summit meeting with Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe has cemented the bilateral ties and upgraded relations. This was Prime Minister Modi’s second visit to Japan, the first being in August-September 2014. During that visit the two sides had upgraded ...

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Modi Moves Decisively to Replace Sujatha Singh with S. Jaishankar to Head MEA

  Despite rancour and rumbling from the IFS ranks, Narednra Modi government moved decisively to replace Sujatha Singh as Secretary of the Ministry of External Affairs with known successful aspirant S. Jaishankar. What Manmohan Singh government could not do last year despite preference for S. Jaishankar, the Modi government has shown the diplomats who the boss is and what he ...

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj holds her first detailed discussions with her Chinese counterpart Foreign Minister Wang Yi in New Delhi

Opening remarks by Official Spokesperson on talks between Indian and Chinese Foreign Ministers on June 08, 2014: External Affairs Minister Smt. Sushma Swaraj has just had her first detailed discussions with her Chinese counterpart Foreign Minister Wang Yi. Foreign Minister Wang Yi is here in New Delhi as the Special Envoy of the President of China. These talks come in ...

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