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Learned lot from her: Prime Minister Modi recounts fond memories with Sushma Swaraj

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening paid rich tributes to the memory of Sushma Swaraj at a condolence meet for the former External Affairs Minister who had died on August 6. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 13, 2019, 20:10 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj's ashes to be taken to UP's Garh Mukteshwar on Thursday

The 67-year-old leader, who passed away at AIIMS on Tuesday, was BJP's most prominent woman face. 

 

Aug 08, 2019, 08:39 AM IST

Eight records in the name of Sushma Swaraj

The BJP stalwart held several unique distinctions and records in her political career that spanned over four decades.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:53 PM IST

Traffic advisory issued in Delhi as last rites of Sushma Swaraj to take place shortly

Sushma Swaraj's last rites will be held at the Lodhi Road electric crematorium in the national capital at around 3 pm on Wednesday.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:41 PM IST

An irreparable loss: Leaders across parties mourn Sushma Swaraj's untimely demise

Leaders across parties mourned the untimely death of the much-beloved politician, expressing loss and grief. 

Aug 07, 2019, 11:38 AM IST

Stateswoman extraordinaire: Condolences pour in from world leaders on Sushma Swaraj's demise

Condolences poured in from international leaders, many of whom fondly remembered her as a tall leader and "a fine advocate for her nation."

Aug 07, 2019, 07:14 AM IST

Glorious chapter in Indian politics comes to an end: PM Narendra Modi condoles death of Sushma Swaraj

"A glorious chapter in Indian politics comes to an end. India grieves the demise of a remarkable leader who devoted her life to public service and bettering lives of the poor. Sushma Swaraj Ji was one of her kind, who was a source of inspiration for crores of people," tweeted PM Modi.

Aug 07, 2019, 00:23 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj: Credited with many firsts, legacy of an easily-accessible external affairs minister

The two-time MP had been having some health-related complications over the last several months. She had also opted out of contesting the Lok Sabha election 2019 citing health issues.

Aug 06, 2019, 23:47 PM IST

SM Krishna's resignation unfortunate: Congress

Congress on Sunday said the resignation of former Karnataka chief minister SM Krishna from the party was "unfortunate" while noting that he had a "dream run in the party".

Jan 29, 2017, 20:02 PM IST

Congress trashes Natwar Singh`s claim

Congress dismissed as "ridiculous" the claim of former External Affairs Minister K Natwar Singh that Sonia Gandhi declined to become PM in May, 2004 because of opposition from her son Rahul Gandhi.

Jul 30, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Rahul stopped Sonia from becoming PM in 2004, claims Natwar Singh

Sonia Gandhi declined to become PM in 2004 because of strong opposition from her son Rahul Gandhi, former External Affairs Minister K Natwar Singh claimed on Wednesday.

Jul 30, 2014, 20:43 PM IST