Foreign Minister(Search results - 44)
World NewsOct 13, 2021, 9:06 AM IST
Pakistan does it again; plays Kashmir card on global platform
He stressed that sustainable peace in South Asia would remain elusive until and unless the core dispute of Jammu and Kashmir is resolved in accordance with the resolutions of the UN Security Council (UNSC) and the wishes of the Kashmiri people.
World NewsOct 12, 2021, 3:14 PM IST
Afghan foreign minister appeals for good relations, seeks more time for girls’ education
The current administration has faced repeated criticism for its attitude to girls' education, which is one of the few indisputably good outcomes of the West's two-decade engagement in Afghanistan.
India NewsOct 10, 2021, 8:07 PM IST
India resumes visa-free travel for Maldivian nationals from October 15
Maldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid announced on Twitter that Maldivian people would be free from visa requirements for visitors, medical, and business purposes beginning in mid-October.
World NewsSep 22, 2021, 10:01 AM IST
Taliban wants to address UN, nominates Suhail Shaheen as Afghanistan's UN ambassador
On Monday, in a letter to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, Taliban Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi made the request. Muttaqi requested to speak during the General Assembly's annual high-level meeting, which concludes on Monday.
Top StoriesSep 20, 2021, 2:42 PM IST
India, Pakistan foreign ministers to attend SAARC meet in New York, but will not meet each other
Last time, the meeting was held in virtual format when the two ministers had left the meeting without listening to each other.
India NewsSep 17, 2021, 1:16 PM IST
China should avoid viewing ties with India through lens of 3rd country, says S Jaishankar
The two foreign ministers met on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Dushanbe on Thursday to exchange views on the current situation in the region and agreed that military and diplomatic officials from both sides should meet again as soon as possible to discuss resolving the remaining issues.
World NewsSep 16, 2021, 5:33 PM IST
France slams Australia's surprising nuclear deal, calls it 'stab in the back'
It's a stab in the back, according to Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, who spoke to France Info radio. We had built a trusting relationship with Australia, but that trust has been violated.
Top StoriesSep 13, 2021, 8:31 PM IST
India calls global community for humanitarian aid to Afghan people
Speaking at the UN High-level Meeting on the Humanitarian Situation in Afghanistan, Indian foreign minister S Jaishankar said, “I wish to underline that in the face of grave merging situation India is willing to stand by the Afghanistan people just as in the past.”
World NewsSep 9, 2021, 12:09 PM IST
China backs Taliban’s interim govt, announces $31 million aid for Afghanistan
The meeting convened by Pakistan was also attended by foreign ministers from Iran, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, all of them the neighbouring countries of Afghanistan.
World NewsSep 2, 2021, 5:26 PM IST
Qatar working with Taliban to reopen Kabul’s airport ‘as soon as possible’: Foreign Minister
The airport is out of operation with much of its infrastructure destroyed or degraded since the frenzied evacuation that ended with the US troop withdrawal on Tuesday.
Top StoriesAug 31, 2021, 8:00 PM IST
High-level group comprising NSA Doval, Foreign Minister tracking Afghanistan developments
The group had a direction from Prime Minister Narendra Modi in view of the evolving situation in Afghanistan to look after India's immediate priorities.
EntertainmentAug 30, 2021, 2:57 PM IST
Salman Khan once offered Shashi Tharoor role of foreign minister; here's what happened next
Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor once revealed that he'd received an offer to play the foreign minister in a Salman Khan-starrer, but he turned it down. Here's why.
World NewsAug 30, 2021, 2:19 PM IST
World should ‘positively guide’ Taliban: Chinese foreign minister tells top US diplomat
Washington should work with the international community to provide economic and humanitarian aid to Afghanistan, help the new regime run governmental functions normally, maintain social stability, and stop the currency from depreciating and the cost of living from rising, Wang said, according to a statement.
World NewsAug 24, 2021, 1:36 PM IST
Ukrainian aircraft hijacked from Kabul airport, flown to Iran
Confirming the development, Ukraine's Deputy Foreign Minister Yevgeny Yenin told media outlets that the aircraft was hijacked and flown into Iran with an unidentified group of passengers onboard instead of airlifting Ukrainians.
World NewsAug 20, 2021, 5:45 PM IST
Afghan conflict: Pakistan determined to play ‘positive role’ in Afghanistan, says foreign minister Qureshi
Nobody is ready to face bloodshed in Afghanistan and people are looking for peace and stability in the country that has been taken over by the Taliban insurgents, Qureshi said.