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Jayanth Jacob

Jayanth Jacob


Jayanth Jacob writes on foreign policy and politics for Hindustan Times.

articles by Jayanth Jacob (1743 results)
Sep 25, 2018 00:12
Maldives has become a showpiece of mega projects-driven Chinese foreign policy as well as an important player in President Xi Jinping’s marquee one-road-one-belt project. read more
Sep 25, 2018 00:02
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih’s victory could possibly bring to an end the months-long strain in ties between India and Yameen, whose handling of institutions and closeness to Beijing didn’t go down well with New Delhi. read more
Sep 22, 2018 07:05
If India’s Gaganyaan mission succeeds, it will be the fourth country in the world to launch a manned space mission after Russia, the US and China. read more
Sep 20, 2018 23:58
The meeting between external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi will be the first such high-level contact between the two sides since India snapped all formal talks with Pakistan following the terror attack... read more
Sep 20, 2018 14:36
External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj will be in New York to attend the SAARC foreign ministers lunch on September 27 where her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi will also present. read more
Sep 19, 2018 23:21
India and China had agreed to train diplomats from Afghanistan during Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese president Xi Jinping’s informal summit in China’s Wuhan in April. read more
Sep 17, 2018 23:25
Sushma Swaraj pointed out that Navjot Singh Sidhu’s statements on Sikh pilgrimage and the Kartarpur corridor “unnecessarily politicised”, sources said. read more
Sep 17, 2018 07:02
The draft connectivity master plan has been arrived at after over a decade of discussions at various levels. read more
Sep 14, 2018 23:45
The report includes submissions by senior government officials to the panel, which emphasised that the standoff in Dolkam was clearly the result of “an effort to compromise our security.” read more
Sep 10, 2018 23:30
Though ties between India and Pakistan remain strained, analysts say that the lunch will provide at least a photo-op, and perhaps the exchange of pleasantries even if a meeting or a so-called pull-aside did not materialise between the two foreign mi... read more
Sep 07, 2018 07:03
The US has said that countries need to reduce the import of oil from Iran to zero, though they “would consider waivers” and from the sanctions that are planned to begin on November 4 read more
Sep 06, 2018 23:10
The Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement (Comcasa) was signed by India and the United States on Thursday at the inaugural two-plus-two dialogue between their foreign and defence ministers. read more
Sep 06, 2018 22:43
In the two-plus-two dialogue between the India and US, the two countries also decided to increase information-sharing efforts on known or suspected terrorists. read more
Sep 06, 2018 07:20
The two plus two is a high level dialogue mechanism between the foreign ministers, defence ministries of the two countries that befits their strategic partnership. read more
Sep 05, 2018 07:26
External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman will discuss collaboration in the Indo-Pacific region and other issues with US secretary of state, Mike R Pompeo and defence secretary James Mattis. read more