Articles tagged under: Sushma Swaraj

Despite international nature of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, then UPA govt missed big opportunity to isolate Pakistan:Sushma Swaraj in Gujarat

April 18, 2019
Despite international nature of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, then UPA govt missed big opportunity to isolate Pakistan:Sushma Swaraj in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Minister of External Affairs and senior woman leader of ruling BJP Sushma Swaraj today said that during Modi government not only surgical and aerial strikes have been conducted but Pakistan has also been completely isolated internationally. She alleged that the then UPA government had missed a big opportunity to isolate the neighbouring country after 26/11 Mumbai terror attack in 2008 when a total of 166 people including 40 foreigners from 14 countries were also killed. ...Read More

Sushma Swaraj’s speech at Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)

March 01, 2019
Sushma Swaraj’s speech at Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)

New Delhi: Presented here is full text of speech of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at 46th session of Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to speak at Organisation of Islamic Cooperation plenary session in Abu Dhabi as guest of honour at 12.30 pm IST today. Pakistan had threatened to boycott the conference since guest of honour is India. However its pressure failed to work. pic.twitter.com/HjWSFfMQ7d&...Read More

India to attend 46th Session of Council of Foreign Ministers of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation as ‘Guest of Honour’ to attend the Inaugural Plenary

February 23, 2019
India to attend 46th Session of Council of Foreign Ministers of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation as ‘Guest of Honour’ to attend the Inaugural Plenary

New Delhi: EAM statement: The 46th Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation will be held in Abu Dhabi on 1st and 2nd March, 2019. The Minister for External Affairs Smt. Sushma Swaraj has been invited by HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates as the “Guest of Honour” to address the Inaugural Plenary. 2. We see this invitation as the desire of the enlightened leadership of the UAE to go beyond ...Read More

Live: Sushma Swaraj’s media interaction on completion of 4 years of government in Centre

May 28, 2018

New Delhi: Ministry of External Affairs hosted an annual media briefing of External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj today. Presented here is full video of the press conference. DeshGujaratRead More

Passport issuance delay at Ahmedabad RPO: Sushma Swaraj seeks reply from officer

May 28, 2018
Passport issuance delay at Ahmedabad RPO: Sushma Swaraj seeks reply from officer

Ahmedabad: Union minister of External Affairs through her twitter handle on Monday asked Regional Passport Officer of Gujarat, Nilam Rani to look into the issue of passport of one Santoshben Hariprasad and report her about the same. A twitter handle Hari Prasad Pandit had issued threat of self immolation outside the passport office in Gulbai tekra area of Ahmedabad if passport of Santoshben Hariprasad Pandit is not issued before 10th of June. Pandit in his tweet also mentioned that applic...Read More

Cabinet has approved proxy voting for NRIs, amendment to be made for same in PRA: Sushma in Gujarat

October 14, 2017

Ahmedabad: Union External Affairs minister Smt Sushma Swaraj while speaking at Mahila townhall of Gujarat BJP here said Non Resident Indians(NRIs) will soon get right to vote in Indian elections. She said union cabinet has already approved proxy voting for NRIs. Amendment in People's Representative Act will be proposed to implement this. Sushma said, NRIs at present need to physically come to India to vote, but in future they will need to just send their authorization letter to their rel...Read More

Live: Sushma Swaraj at Mahila Townhall in Ahmedabad, Gujarat

October 14, 2017

Ahmedabad: Presented here is live video feed of one of most popular union ministers Sushma Swaraj interacting with over one lakh women from across Gujarat at Mahila Town Hall from Ahmedabad. DeshGujaratRead More

Sushma Swaraj to interact with one lakh women from across Gujarat in Mahila Town Hall on Oct. 14

October 06, 2017

Gandhinagar: One of most popular ministers in Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will interact with one lakh women from across Gujarat in Mahila Town Hall programme in Ahmedabad on October 14. The event shall be hosted by BJP Gujarat Mahila Morcha. It is scheduled to take place from 2.00 pm onward. Swaraj will interact with one lakh women from across Gujarat via video conferencing as well as in person from GMDC convention hall. The progra...Read More

Recommended: Sushma Swaraj’s reply to discussion on India’s foreign policy in Rajya Sabha

August 03, 2017

New Delhi: Presented here is a video of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's speech in Rajya Sabha today in reply to a discussion on India's foreign policy in which 18 MPs participated. DeshGujaratRead More

Sushma Swaraj undergoes kidney transplant at AIIMS in five-hour long operation

December 10, 2016
Sushma Swaraj undergoes kidney transplant at AIIMS in five-hour long operation

New Delhi:External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today underwent a kidney transplant at AIIMS, with the organ being harvested from a living unrelated donor. According to sources at AIIMS, the nearly five-hour-long surgery was conducted at the cardio-thoracic centre by a team of doctors including AIIMS Director M C Mishra, surgeons V K Bansal, V Seenu and nephrologist Sandeep Mahajan. "The surgery started at 9 AM and ended at 2.30 PM following which the minister has been shifted to the Int...Read More