Jaishankar said that the relationship between India and China were at a 'crossroads' and choices made by the two countries will have "profound repercussions" for the entire world.
"China-India relations have recently attracted the attention of all parties," Wang said.
The ministry said that the step has been taken "since there is credible information that these apps are engaged in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India.
"These measures have been undertaken since there is credible information that these apps are engaged in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India."
Dates for the visit of Prime Minister of Australia to India this year had been finalised, but the visit could not take place. It was also agreed to hold a 'Virtual Summit'.
"I am very excited to be here in India and to take part in the national Republic Day."
"The two sides should have timely communication on major issues, respect each other's core interests, gradually seek mutual understanding, and prevent differences from evolving into disputes."
The pipeline, which starts from Motihari in Bihar and ends at Amlekhgunj in Nepal, is first of its kind in the South Asia, the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu said in a statement.
Qureshi tried to play down the significance of the UAE's highest honour to Modi, which many in Pakistan interpreted as endorsement of his Kashmir policy.
The Ministry of External Affairs said India regretted the steps announced by Pakistan on Wednesday and asserted that its decision on Jammu and Kashmir is an internal affair.
During his visit, the Foreign Secretary is also likely to meet with senior leaders in the US administration and the US Congress.
Swaraj arrived here on Thursday on a two-day visit for talks with the country's top leadership on key bilateral and regional issues, including the Rohingya refugee crisis.
This is the royal couple's first visit to India since King Phillipe's ascension to the throne in 2013.
Cheng on Thursday said that India was an important neighbour to which China attaches great importance.
Vivian Balakrishnan will speak on the current state of bilateral relations, India's importance and role in the region, and ways in which Singapore can continue to catalyse greater Indian engagement with ASEAN
'Coming after a gap of more than a decade, the visit is aimed at strengthening bilateral, political and economic relations between the two countries'
Sushma Swaraj will be visiting Dhaka at the invitation of her Bangladesh counterpart Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali and is expected to meet the leadership there
Modi, who arrived here on the first leg of his three- nation tour, said his brief visit will further strengthen relations between India and Portugal.
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