Declare Bhagwad Gita national holy book: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday urged the Centre to declare Bhagwad Gita as national holy book.

Jharkhand has huge potential for development: Swaraj
Jharkhand has huge potential for development: Swaraj

Union Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday said Jharkhand has a huge potential for development and the BJP would work on it if voted to power.

India, Mozambique to strengthen cooperation

India and Mozambique on Saturday decided to work together on issues relating to tackling the Ebola virus, which has reportedly killed over 1,300 in West Africa and played havoc with their economies, and gain through each other's experience in this regard.

SAARC summit: Sushma Swaraj meets Sartaj Aziz, calls it an act of courtesy

External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that meeting with her Pakistani counterpart Sartaj Aziz on the sidelines of the SAARC summit was “out of courtesy”.

UK can help achieve Modi's vision to transform India: Hammond

The UK can help in every aspect of Prime Minister Narendra Modi' vision to transform India, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said here on Friday.

Keep the 'door ajar' to achieve whatever is possible: Pak to India

Pakistan on Saturday made a strong pitch for normalisation of ties with India after last month's "political setback" and said in diplomacy one should keep or leave the "door ajar" so that whatever was possible could be achieved.

We will see as situation develops: Sushma Swaraj on Modi-Sharif meet in New York
We will see as situation develops: Sushma Swaraj on Modi-Sharif meet in New York

Presenting the report card of her ministry before the media External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday that the first three months of the new government were very difficult but nonetheless they worked hard.

Govt to bring Immigration Bill by next session

The government is planning to prepare an Immigration Bill before the next session of Parliament, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday.

Kerala seeks special flight to bring back nurses

Kerala on Friday urged the Centre to immediately arrange a special flight for passage of the Indian nurses who had left strife-torn Libya to neighbouring Tunisia to come back home.

India to seek fishing rights around Lankan waters: Report

The new Indian government is likely to ask Sri Lanka to issue commercial licences to its fishermen to operate around the northern Kachchativu islet, a media report said today ahead of External Affairs Minister G L Peiris` visit to New Delhi.

Families give info about 156 people from Haryana stuck in Iraq

Families in Haryana have so far informed the state government about 156 people who are stranded in Iraq, even as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday assured Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda that all of them and others stuck in the Gulf nation were safe.

Sushma Swaraj to pay 3-day visit to Dhaka from June 25

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will undertake a three-day visit to Bangladesh from June 25 during which she is likely to meet the top leadership of that country.

Sushma Swaraj takes charge as External Affairs Minister

Sushma Swaraj took charge as India`s new External Affairs Minister.

Out-of-the-box thinking required for new world order: Khurshid

Salman Khurshid pitched for out-of-the-box thinking to give birth to a new global order which could effectively deal with various key challenges facing the world.

Khurshid to visit Philippines, Singapore next week

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid will visit the Philippines and Singapore next week to strengthen India`s ties with the two nations and discuss regional and international issues.

India, Pakistan not at `resumed talks` stage: Khurshid

Making it clear that India and Pakistan are not at a stage where they can resume dialogue, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Saturday said recent incidents on the LoC are "upsetting" and are not conducive to the normalisation of ties.

No plans to cancel China visit: Salman Khurshid

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Tuesday said that as of now there was no plans to cancel his visit to Beijing in wake of Chinese incursion in Ladakh.

Manish Tewari refuses to comment on Azam Khan`s accusation

Union Minister Manish Tewari on Sunday refused to comment on UP Minister Azam Khan`s charge that External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid had hatched a "conspiracy" to defame him outside India.

Salman Khurshid`s Saudi Arabia visit postponed

The two-day visit of External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid to Saudi Arabia from Saturday has been postponed due to "unavoidable reasons", official sources said.

Nothing illegal about my stay in the Nilgiris: Khurshid

Salman Khurshid on Thursday dismissed the controversy over his stay in a private resort in the Nilgiris, saying there was nothing illegal about it.