Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj assures help to Indians stranded at Bishkek airport

Sushma Swaraj assures help to Indians stranded at Bishkek airport

Taking note, Swaraj asked the India Ambassador in Kyrgyzstan to send embassy officials to the Bishkek airport to help the stranded Indians.

May 19, 2018, 00:10 AM IST
Indian fisherman suffering from cancer in Pakistan jail, says his family

Indian fisherman suffering from cancer in Pakistan jail, says his family

An Indian fisherman lodged in a Pakistani jail is suffering from cancer, his family said here today while requesting the government to ensure his return home so that he does not die in the neighbouring country.

May 15, 2018, 19:48 PM IST
All you need to know: May 10, 2018

All you need to know: May 10, 2018

May 10, 2018, 18:22 PM IST
No such place as ‘Indian-occupied Kashmir', Sushma Swaraj tells Kashmiri student who sought her help

No such place as ‘Indian-occupied Kashmir', Sushma Swaraj tells Kashmiri student who sought her help

Sushma Swaraj is known to be a hands-on minister and very active on the social media. 

May 10, 2018, 17:06 PM IST
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra resumes via Nathu La: Sushma Swaraj

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra resumes via Nathu La: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday announced that the Nathu La pass has been opened for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra.

May 08, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
Adnan Sami’s troupe called Indian dogs in Kuwait, Sushma Swaraj takes cognisance

Adnan Sami’s troupe called Indian dogs in Kuwait, Sushma Swaraj takes cognisance

Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj took cognisance of the issue and asked Adnan Sami to get in touch with her at the earliest.

May 07, 2018, 13:34 PM IST
International community should identify states that provide sanctuary to terror groups: India

International community should identify states that provide sanctuary to terror groups: India

In a veiled attack on Pakistan, India on Tuesday had asserted that arguments of "political convenience" to provide an alibi for terrorist organisations were no longer tolerable.

Apr 25, 2018, 20:46 PM IST
Ahead of PM Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet, Chinese media and officials switch to soft and positive tune

Ahead of PM Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet, Chinese media and officials switch to soft and positive tune

It is a rollback of the harsh rhetoric that they took on during the Doklam standoff.

Apr 25, 2018, 17:43 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman to attend SCO meet on Tuesday; trade, terrorism likely to be on agenda

Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman to attend SCO meet on Tuesday; trade, terrorism likely to be on agenda

The SCO, headquartered in Beijing, was founded in 2001.

Apr 24, 2018, 00:14 AM IST
Language important in Sino-China relation: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in Beijing

Language important in Sino-China relation: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in Beijing

Asserting the importance of language in Sino-India relationship, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said it's important for both the neighbour nations to learn each other's language.

Apr 23, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
China, India agree to resume Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La route in Sikkim in 2018

China, India agree to resume Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La route in Sikkim in 2018

Ministry of External Affairs organises Kailash Mansarovar Yatra from June to September each year through two different routes - Lipulekh Pass (Uttarakhand) and Nathu La Pass (Sikkim). 

Apr 22, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese counterpart, discusses Indo-China ties

Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese counterpart, discusses Indo-China ties

PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold an informal summit in China's Wuhan city from April 27 to 28.

Apr 22, 2018, 18:08 PM IST
All members of Indian family missing in US dead, confirms Sushma Swaraj

All members of Indian family missing in US dead, confirms Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj confirmed that all the four bodies of the family members had been recovered from Eel river in California.

Apr 17, 2018, 14:55 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj's favourite Bellary brothers are back in BJP, tweets Congress  Somashekar Reddy

Sushma Swaraj's favourite Bellary brothers are back in BJP, tweets Congress Somashekar Reddy

The BJP's fielding of Reddy brother in upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections has become a contentious factor, with Opposition pointing at the party's penchant for “the corrupt and the tainted.”

Apr 17, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
Indian students denied entry into Georgia despite valid visas, Sushma Swaraj intervenes

Indian students denied entry into Georgia despite valid visas, Sushma Swaraj intervenes

The external affairs minister said that she was aware of the issue and the Indian Embassy had taken up the matter.

Apr 11, 2018, 07:42 AM IST
Terrorism one of foremost threats to global peace: Sushma Swaraj

Terrorism one of foremost threats to global peace: Sushma Swaraj

Terrorism is one of the foremost threats to international peace and security, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Thursday.

Apr 05, 2018, 15:57 PM IST
Government job is not like distribution of biscuits: VK Singh on Indians killed in Iraq

Government job is not like distribution of biscuits: VK Singh on Indians killed in Iraq

A special aircraft carrying the mortal remains of 38 Indians killed in Iraq arrived at the Amritsar International Airport on Monday.

Apr 02, 2018, 18:36 PM IST
Mortal remains of 38 Indians killed in Iraq arrives in India by special aircraft; relatives distraught

Mortal remains of 38 Indians killed in Iraq arrives in India by special aircraft; relatives distraught

Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh had left for Iraq on Sunday to bring back the mortal remains of the Indians. 

Apr 02, 2018, 15:56 PM IST
VK Singh blasts Congress for playing politics over 39 Indians murdered in Iraq

VK Singh blasts Congress for playing politics over 39 Indians murdered in Iraq

MoS VK Singh has slammed Congress and other opposition parties for doing politics on Indians murdered in Iraq. 

Mar 30, 2018, 20:48 PM IST