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Swaraj calls Gyawali to congratulate, extends invitation to visit India

Swaraj calls Gyawali to congratulate, extends invitation to visit India

Swaraj calls Gyawali to congratulate, extends invitation to visit India. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj made a phone call to Nepali counterpart Pradeep Kumar Gyawali to congratulate him for assuming the post. The Indian Mission to Nepal tweeted on Sunday, “EAM @SushmaSwaraj made a phone call to congratulate newly appointed Foreign Minister Mr. Pradeep Gyawali

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Sushma Swaraj assures Pakistani man of medical visa

External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday assured a Pakistani man of a medical visa so that his father, who is suffering from a liver disease, can be brought to India for treatment.Swaraj’s assurance came after the patient’s son brought the matter to her notice on Twitter. “My sympathies are with you. We will give

Indian clerics to reach Delhi tomorrow: Swaraj

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today spoke to one of the two clerics of Delhi’s Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah, who were later traced after going missing in Pakistan. “I just spoke to Syed Nazim Ali Nizami in Karachi. He told me that they are safe and will be back in Delhi tomorrow,” she said

Swaraj offers help Twitter, baby born among heart disease

Swaraj to be discharged from AIIMS

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who underwent a kidney transplant at AIIMS 10 days back, is being discharged from the hospital today. “Sushma Swaraj, who underwent kidney transplant operation on 10th December 2016, has shown steady recovery and is being discharged from hospital today,” the AIIMS said in a statement. It further said

Swaraj Abhiyan sees AAP going the ‘PPP way’ soon

Chandigarh: Yogendra Yadav, founder member of Swaraj Abhiyan, on Wednesday, said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) would ‘surely’ go the People’s Party of Punjab (PPP) way in the forthcoming Punjab Vidhan Sabha polls. It is pertinent to mention here that a rebel SAD leader Manpreet Singh Badal’s political outfit had contested 2012 Vidhan Sabha polls

Swaraj offers help Twitter, baby born among heart disease

BRICS recognised ‘state protected terrorism as biggest challenge: Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said the just concluded BRICS Summit in Goa recognised “state sponsored and state protected terrorism” as the “biggest” challenge and that it could no longer be the business as usual while dealing with the threat.”State sponsored and state protected terrorism is the biggest challenge: BRICS Summit

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AAP’s Umesh Verma joins Swaraj India

New Delhi:  AAP’s JJ Cluster Cell President Umesh Verma today joined the newly launched political outfit Swaraj India, led by Yogendra Yadav. Attacking the AAP, Verma said the Arvind Kejriwal government had “promised” to regularise unauthorised colonies in a year, but that is yet to take place. Verma, who was earlier with the BJP before

Swaraj to address UNGA; strong response to Pak expected

New York: External Affairs Minister SushmaSwaraj is set to address the UN General Assembly tomorrow with all eyes set on her speech in which she is expected to deliver a stinging response to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s “tirade” on Kashmir.Swaraj arrived here yesterday afternoon and will address the UN general debate tomorrow morning.”Leading India’s

Swaraj attend Mother Teresa’s canonisation at Vatican

Vatican: External Affairs Minister SushmaSwaraj today represented India at the canonisation ceremony of Mother Teresa at a mass in St Peter’s square here presided over by Pope Francis in the presence of over 100,000 pilgrims. Swaraj arrived here earlier alongwith 12 others that included two state-level delegations from Delhi and West Bengal led by Chief

Breaking: Indian woman kidnapped in Kabul rescued: Swaraj

New Delhi: An Indian woman working for aninternational NGO, who was kidnapped in Kabul last month by suspected militants, has been rescued, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today. 40-year-old Judith D’Souza, who works for Aga Khan Foundation as a senior technical adviser, was kidnapped outside her office in the heart of Kabul on June

No Indian affected in Nice attack: MEA

New Delhi: No Indian is reported to be affected in a terror “attack” in French Riviera city of Nice where at least 84 people were killed and dozens injured when a large truck rammed into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day. “I have spoken to our Ambassador in France Shri Mohan Kumar. He has again confirmed

Prior engagement keep Swaraj away from oath ceremony

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister SushmaSwaraj could not attend today’s swearing-in ceremony of 19 ministers due to a diplomatic engagement and, anticipating a negative headline in the media, she explained the reason for her absence well ahead of the event. “Media – Pl avoid the headline: ‘Sushma skips Oath Ceremony’,” Swaraj tweeted two hours before

Making all efforts for release of abducted Indians in Nigeria: Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi: India is making all efforts to secure the release of two Indians abducted from Gboko, a town in the Benue state of north-central Nigeria, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Sunday. The Minister also thanked Indian envoy in Abuja for repatriation of 11 Indians, who were released after languishing in a Nigerian

Sushma welcomes home Indian boy Sonu

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday welcomed home Sonu, the Indian boy who went missing from Delhi six years ago and was traced in Bangladesh. “From Geeta to Gurpreet and now to Sonu! EAM @SushmaSwaraj welcomes the young boy Sonu home from Bangladesh,” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. Sonu arrived