Sushma Swaraj was extraordinary woman,leader: UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda

New Delhi: UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa has expressed condolences at the demise of India’s former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, describing her as an “extraordinary” woman and leader who devoted her life to public service. Swaraj passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi on Tuesday […]

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Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu condoles Sushma Swaraj’s demise

New Delhi: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Wednesday condoled the demise of senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj, hailing her as “a true daughter of the soil”. He said Swaraj as external affairs minister had portrayed India as a powerful nation in the world. “The news of the untimely demise of Sushma Swaraj came […]

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, finance minister condole Sushma Swaraj’s demise

New Delhi: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma have condoled the demise of former external affairs minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj, hailing her as “one of India’s tallest leaders and an epitome of integrity”. The state Bharatiya Janata Party has cancelled all scheduled programmes for the day as […]

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Gujarat government , BJP cancel events after Sushma Swaraj’s death

New Delhi: The Gujarat government and the ruling BJP have cancelled all their programmes scheduled for Wednesdayin view of the death of senior party leader and former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj. The state government was supposed to organise a grand event in Gandhinagar on Wednesday to celebrate Chief Minister Vijay Rupani’s three years in […]

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Election Result Sushma Swaraj congratulates Modi for ‘big win’

New Delhi : Senior BJP leader and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and thanked the people on the BJP’s “big victory” in the Lok Sabha polls. Riding on a massive Modi wave sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP was set to return to power as it […]

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Sushma Swaraj meets Maldivian Home Minister Imran Abdulla, discusses bilateral ties

New Delhi :External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday met Maldivian Home Minister Imran Abdulla and discussed steps to continue the upward trajectory in bilateral relationship. Swaraj arrived here on Sunday on a two-day visit, the first full-fledged bilateral trip from India to the island nation after the government of President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih came […]

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Sushma Swaraj In OIC Meet :’ Need to Tell Countries to Stop Supporting Terror ‘

New Delhi: In a veiled jibe at Pakistan, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, on Friday, said it was important for countries to stop funding terror organizations. Swaraj, in her address as the guest-of-honour at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation’s plenary session, thanked “India’s friends for hearing its voice”. “If we want to save humanity, then […]

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Sushma Swaraj tells OIC ‘ Terrorism is caused by ‘distortion of religion’ and ‘misguided belief’ ‘

New Delhi : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday raised the issue of terrorism at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting and said the menace is caused by “distortion of religion” and “misguided belief” Swaraj, who attended the inaugural plenary of the two-day meeting here as the guest of honour, said the fight […]

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India will continue to buy Iran’s oil, says Iran minister

India is committed to buying Iranian oil and continuing the two nations’ economic cooperation, the Iranian foreign minister said after a meeting with his Indian counterpart and ahead of US sanctions aimed at halting Tehran’s oil exports. US President Donald Trump’s May withdrawal from an international nuclear pact with Iran was followed up with plans […]

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