US, China clash over South China Sea at UNSC meeting

The US and China on Monday clashed during a high-level meeting on maritime security chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with Washington asserting it has seen ‘provocative actions’ to advance unlawful maritime claims in the South China Sea by Beijing which retorted that America is not qualified to make ‘irresponsible remarks’ on the issue. Continue Reading

Jaishankar holds meet with India’s envoys to Gulf nations

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has held a meeting with India’s envoys to the Gulf nations to discuss a host of issues, including encouraging speedy resumption of flights to this region and facilitating reuniting families separated by Covid disruption. Continue Reading

Jaishankar, India team in isolation in London

In London to attend a G7 foreign Ministers’ meeting, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and three members of his delegation went into isolation after had been exposed to ‘possible Covid-19 positive cases’. Continue Reading

India and China are truly at crossroads: Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar outlined eight broad principles and three ‘mutuals’ to mend strained ties between India and China, and said the two countries are truly at crossroads and their choices will have ‘profound repercussions’, not just for them but for the entire world. Continue Reading

Editorial: Let peace prevail

Kudos to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar for outlining broader ideas to mend strained ties between India and China. He said the two countries are truly at crossroads and their choices will have profound repercussions, not just for them but for the entire world. Continue Reading

Rajnath Singh hardens stand on border issue with China

India will not reduce the number of troops unless China initiates the process, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said over the eastern Ladakh standoff, while exuding confidence of finding a solution to the row through talks. Continue Reading