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#RIPSushmaSwaraj: Leaders across the world pay tributes to Sushma Swaraj

07 Aug 2019

#RIPSushmaSwaraj: Leaders across the world pay tributes to Sushma Swaraj

The sudden demise of BJP stalwart and former External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, has come as a shock to many leaders not only in India but across the world.

BJP leader Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67

06 Aug 2019

BJP leader Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67

In an extremely sad piece of news, BJP leader and former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj passed away on Tuesday.

Kashmir remark: Trump's adviser says he doesn't 'make things up'

24 Jul 2019

Kashmir remark: Trump's adviser says he doesn't 'make things up'

US President Donald Trump, who made a stunning claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked him for mediation to resolve Kashmir crisis, found support in his adviser.

Modi didn't ask Trump for mediation, says EAM in Parliament

23 Jul 2019

Modi didn't ask Trump for mediation, says EAM in Parliament

US President Donald Trump's statement on Kashmir dispute created a furor in India, prompting Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar to clarify Centre's stand in the Parliament.

India asks Iran to release 18 Indian sailors in custody

21 Jul 2019

India asks Iran to release 18 Indian sailors in custody

India is in talks with the Iranian government to secure the release of 18 Indian sailors aboard a British oil tanker captured by Iran in the Strait of Hormuz.

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

29 Jun 2019

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

About a month after the new Narendra Modi government was sworn in, former Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has vacated her official residence in central Delhi.

US State Secretary, MEA discuss trade, H-1B visas and more

26 Jun 2019

US State Secretary, MEA discuss trade, H-1B visas and more

On his India visit United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Wednesday to hold talks on ways to bolster the Indo-US strategic relationship.

#IndiaStrikesBack: In China, Sushma Swaraj speaks on "necessary" airstrikes

27 Feb 2019

#IndiaStrikesBack: In China, Sushma Swaraj speaks on "necessary" airstrikes

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is in China to attend a Russia-India-China (RIC) meeting, on Wednesday justified the Balakot airstrikes by saying the Indian Air Force was forced to take the route as Pakistan failed to act against homegrown terror.

Here's why Sushma Swaraj wants to 'consult' a volcano

09 Aug 2018

Here's why Sushma Swaraj wants to 'consult' a volcano

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is known to win hearts with her tweets, and on Wednesday, she left everyone laughing.

Sushma Swaraj's husband fights trolls' hatred with emotional tweets

02 Jul 2018

Sushma Swaraj's husband fights trolls' hatred with emotional tweets

There is no stopping the hatred, especially when it is spewed anonymously on Twitter.

42% approve of vile messages Sushma Swaraj received. RIP humanity!

01 Jul 2018

42% approve of vile messages Sushma Swaraj received. RIP humanity!

In what is a testimony that society's humanity has fallen deep, 42% respondents of a Twitter poll started by Sushma Swaraj approved of vile tweets sent to the External Affairs Minister in the last few days.

Swaraj trolled on Twitter again, accused of appeasing Muslims

30 Jun 2018

Swaraj trolled on Twitter again, accused of appeasing Muslims

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was again trolled on Twitter and accused of appeasing Muslims.

Lucknow: Humiliated inter-couple gets passports, transferred officer says 'was cross-checking'

21 Jun 2018

Lucknow: Humiliated inter-couple gets passports, transferred officer says 'was cross-checking'

A day after an inter-faith couple was humiliated by a passport officer in Lucknow, he has been transferred. The couple had on Wednesday tweeted to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to tell them about the problem they faced.

Chinese media slams Sushma Swaraj's UN speech as "arrogant"

26 Sep 2017

Chinese media slams Sushma Swaraj's UN speech as "arrogant"

Chinese state-run daily Global Times has termed Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's strong rebuke of Pakistan at the UN General Assembly as "arrogant."

Swaraj condemns North Korea in India-Japan-US trilateral meet

19 Sep 2017

Swaraj condemns North Korea in India-Japan-US trilateral meet

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono in New York.

Centre to file affidavit in SC over Rohingya deportation decision

15 Sep 2017

Centre to file affidavit in SC over Rohingya deportation decision

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said an affidavit will be filed by the Centre in the Supreme Court over its decision to deport illegal Rohingya immigrants back to Myanmar.

#RohingyaCrisis: India to provide humanitarian aid to refugees in Bangladesh

14 Sep 2017

#RohingyaCrisis: India to provide humanitarian aid to refugees in Bangladesh

On September 14, India agreed to provide humanitarian assistance to Bangladesh as the latter struggled to handle the influx of an estimated 3.79 lakh Rohingya refugees from Myanmar.

Sushma allows medical visa to PoK resident, slams Pakistan

18 Jul 2017

Sushma allows medical visa to PoK resident, slams Pakistan

Trust EAM Sushma Swaraj to hit the bull's-eye and you won't be disappointed.

Russia rejects Islamabad's claims of Putin's mediation in Indo-Pak ties

16 Jun 2017

Russia rejects Islamabad's claims of Putin's mediation in Indo-Pak ties

Russia has rejected reports quoting a senior Pakistani official that Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his interest in mediating between India and Pakistan.