Sushma Swaraj

Religion does not matter, your passport is your shield: Sushma Swaraj

Religion does not matter, your passport is your shield: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is on her third visit to Bahrain, today addressed the Indian diaspora there. 

Jul 14, 2018, 22:35 PM IST
PM Modi third most followed world leader after Donald Trump and Pope Francis: Study

PM Modi third most followed world leader after Donald Trump and Pope Francis: Study

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj also features in the top 10 list of the most followed leaders in the world

Jul 10, 2018, 22:17 PM IST
Will provide all assistance to family of Indian killed in Kansas: Sushma Swaraj

Will provide all assistance to family of Indian killed in Kansas: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday condoled the death of an Indian student during an attempted robbery in Kansas City in the US and assured all required assistance to the family of the deceased.

Jul 08, 2018, 14:15 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi meets Bhutan PM Dasho Tshering Tobgay

PM Narendra Modi meets Bhutan PM Dasho Tshering Tobgay

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Bhutan Prime Minister Dasho Tshering Tobgay here on Friday.

Jul 06, 2018, 15:16 PM IST
Lucknow inter-faith couple row: Officer was wrong, finds probe; authorities clear passport

Lucknow inter-faith couple row: Officer was wrong, finds probe; authorities clear passport

According to sources, the officer was wrong in asking the couple irrelevant questions about their religion while processing their passport applications.

Jul 04, 2018, 16:13 PM IST

Friendly fire? Sushma Swaraj got trolled, and the undercurrents were thick and fast

Most of the trolls who went after her were from her own side of the political divide.

Jul 04, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Over 1500 Indian pilgrims stranded in flood-hit Nepal, MEA assures all help

Over 1500 Indian pilgrims stranded in flood-hit Nepal, MEA assures all help

As many as 11 people have lost their lives and thousands of houses have been submerged in the water in plain lands.

Jul 03, 2018, 10:13 AM IST
Mike Pompeo to travel to Pyongyang after postponing India 2+2

Mike Pompeo to travel to Pyongyang after postponing India 2+2

The state department's announcement comes days after Pompeo called External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to inform her about his decision to postpone the July 6 India-US 2+2 dialogue in Washington DC.

Jul 03, 2018, 07:10 AM IST
Sushma Swaraj hits back at trolls with Twitter poll, says criticise in ‘decent language’

Sushma Swaraj hits back at trolls with Twitter poll, says criticise in ‘decent language’

The minister's husband, Swaraj Kaushal, in an emotional response to a troll, on Sunday said the Twitter user's harsh words had caused "unbearable pain".

Jul 02, 2018, 00:14 AM IST
After facing online abuse, Sushma Swaraj hits back at trolls with a Twitter poll

After facing online abuse, Sushma Swaraj hits back at trolls with a Twitter poll

A Passport Seva Kendra official, Vikas Mishra, in Lucknow was transferred after the interfaith couple alleged that he humiliated them when they went to the office with their passport applications recently.

Jul 01, 2018, 08:10 AM IST
Sushma Swaraj trolled on Twitter again, accused of Muslim appeasement

Sushma Swaraj trolled on Twitter again, accused of Muslim appeasement

This comes days after Swaraj was trolled and abused on Twitter over a controversy involving the issuance of passport to an interfaith couple.

Jun 30, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Guess how many times MEA's passport mobile app has been downloaded in 2 days

Guess how many times MEA's passport mobile app has been downloaded in 2 days

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had launched the application, available in Android and iOS platforms on June 26.

Jun 29, 2018, 19:45 PM IST
No invitation from External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for Eid reception, alleges Pakistan

No invitation from External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for Eid reception, alleges Pakistan

The External Affairs Ministry is yet to comment on this allegation.

Jun 27, 2018, 12:09 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj launches Passport Seva app, getting passport is much easier now

Sushma Swaraj launches Passport Seva app, getting passport is much easier now

A passport application can now be processed from anywhere in India and from mobile phones, said EAM Swaraj.

Jun 26, 2018, 14:30 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj trolled on Twitter over issuance of passport to inter-faith couple, takes it on the chin

Sushma Swaraj trolled on Twitter over issuance of passport to inter-faith couple, takes it on the chin

A Passport Seva Kendra official, Vikas Mishra, in Lucknow was transferred after the inter-faith couple alleged that he humiliated them when they went to the office with their applications. 

Jun 25, 2018, 00:51 AM IST
US to host first Strategic 2+2 Dialogue in July; Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman to attend

US to host first Strategic 2+2 Dialogue in July; Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman to attend

The first strategic 2+2 Dialogue will be held in July in Washington.

Jun 21, 2018, 23:56 PM IST
Flight carrying Sushma Swaraj to South Africa goes incommunicado for 14 minutes

Flight carrying Sushma Swaraj to South Africa goes incommunicado for 14 minutes

The External Affairs Minister is in South Africa to attend the BRICS and IBSA meets - the two major groups where India has been playing a major role.

Jun 03, 2018, 18:49 PM IST
Swaraj leaves for SA on 5-day visit; to attend BRICS, IBSA

Swaraj leaves for SA on 5-day visit; to attend BRICS, IBSA

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today left on a five-day visit to South Africa where she will meet top leaders of the country and attend meetings of BRICS and IBSA -- the two major groupings where India has been playing a key role. 

Jun 02, 2018, 14:46 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj apologises over comment on PM Modi reaching out to Indians in Nepal

Sushma Swaraj apologises over comment on PM Modi reaching out to Indians in Nepal

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed lakhs of "Indians" in Nepal's Janakpur recently.

May 29, 2018, 06:24 AM IST
Talks with Pakistan not appropriate when  people are dying on the border: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj

Talks with Pakistan not appropriate when people are dying on the border: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj

The government has achieved 'unprecedented outreach and unparalleled outcome' at the global stage in the last four years, Sushma Swaraj said on Monday.

May 28, 2018, 17:02 PM IST

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