Sushma Swaraj

DNA: Non Stop News, February 13, 2020

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Feb 13, 2020, 22:12 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj Bhawan, the new name of Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra in Delhi

Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday (February 13) decided to rename Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, Delhi as Sushma Swaraj Bhawan & Foreign Service Institute, Delhi as Sushma Swaraj Institute of Foreign Service. 

Feb 13, 2020, 16:43 PM IST

Padma Vibhushan for Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, George Fernandes posthumously; Manohar Parrikar given Padma Bhushan, Padma Shree for 118

This year, 7 people have been chosen for Padma Vibhushan, sixteen have been given the Padma Bhushan and 118 the Padma Shri for their outstanding achievements and distinguished services in their respective fields.

Jan 25, 2020, 22:49 PM IST

Deshhit: Here's how Sushma Swaraj's roasted Pakistan at UNGA

Here's how Sushma Swaraj's roasted Pakistan at UNGA. To know more watch the video

Sep 09, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

BJP stalwarts who left for heavenly abode in the last 373 days

Here’s a look at all the BJP stalwarts who left for the heavenly abode since August 16, 2018, when former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee breathed his last.

Aug 24, 2019, 15:41 PM IST

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

Learned lot from her: At condolence meet, PM Modi recounts fond memories with Sushma Swaraj

PM Narendra Modi said that Sushma Swaraj was a fantastic orator who commanded respect and evoked admiration wherever she went. 

Aug 13, 2019, 19:02 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah attend condolence meet for Sushma Swaraj

A portrait of the former External Affairs Minister was kept on one side where people gave her a floral tribute. Those who knew her closely spoke in her memory and hailed her indomitable spirit.

Aug 13, 2019, 17:25 PM IST

Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck lights thousand lamps in Sushma Swaraj's memory

The King also sent messages of condolences to the late Minister`s family and to the government of India.

Aug 10, 2019, 13:49 PM IST

UN diplomats from across the world pay tribute to late Sushma Swaraj

Diplomats of about 50 countries at the United Nations (UN) have written condolence messages in a tribute to former external affairs minister late Sushma Swaraj, who died of a cardiac arrest on Tuesday.

Aug 10, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

Emotional daughter Bansuri Swaraj immerses Sushma Swaraj's ashes in River Ganga

An visibly emotional Bansuri Swaraj, daughter of late External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, performed immersed the ashes of her mother (asthi visarjan ritual) in River Ganga on Thursday morning.

Aug 08, 2019, 12:20 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

We called her 'didi': Jaya Prada mourns Sushma Swaraj's demise

Sushma Swaraj, the most prominent woman face of the BJP, breathed her last on Tuesday night after a cardiac arrest.

Aug 07, 2019, 21:01 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj's death ends a political era in Delhi

Sushma Swaraj (BJP) and Sheila Dikshit (Congress) were the only two women to rule the national capital. Both succumbed to cardiac arrest.

Aug 07, 2019, 19:12 PM IST

India bids teary farewell: Sushma Swaraj cremated with full state honours

The final rites were performed by Sushma Swaraj's daughter Bansuri at the Lodhi Road Crematorium.

Aug 07, 2019, 17:23 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj's husband, daughter salute her before her final journey

Bansuri Swaraj and Swaraj Kaushal, the daughter and husband of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, paid 'salute' as state honours were being accorded to the departed BJP leader ahead of her last rites.

Aug 07, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

Harish Salve spoke to Sushma Swaraj ‘just 10 minutes’ before she suffered cardiac arrest

Sushma Swaraj wanted to pay Hairsh Salve a fee of Re 1 for his successful representation of India at the International Court of Justice in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:59 PM 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

AIIMS doctors administered CPR twice on Sushma Swaraj, but failed to revive her

After repeated attempts by the doctors to revive her failed, Sushma Swaraj was declared dead at 10.50 pm on Tuesday.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:29 PM IST