Sushma Swaraj death

UN diplomats of 50 countries pay tribute to Sushma Swaraj

The countries condoling Swaraj's death were: Germany, Italy, Ghana, Cuba, Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Nepal, Russia, UAE, Maldives, New Zealand, among others.

published on : 10th August 2019

Bhutanese king lights thousand lamps in memory of Sushma Swaraj 

Meanwhile, former Bhutan Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay attended the last rites of Swaraj in New Delhi on Wednesday.

published on : 10th August 2019

‘She said I should forget what happened and start afresh’: Mumbai man jailed for 6 years in Pakistan remembers Sushma

One can imagine how terrifying it would be for a young Indian man to be able to survive in Pakistani jail. Nobody was ready to listen to me.

published on : 8th August 2019

PM Modi leads tributes to Sushma Swaraj

Daughter performs last rites, as the former external affairs minister is laid to rest with full state honours; leaders, cutting across the political spectrum, pay homage to the departed leader

published on : 8th August 2019

Sushma Swaraj 'far too young', shared warm relationship with her: Sonia Gandhi in letter

After the 2004 election, when the UPA came to power, Swaraj had said she would shave her head if Gandhi became the prime minister as the Congress leader was of Italian origin.

published on : 8th August 2019

Sushma Swaraj's final journey: Emotional BJP leaders, workers gather to pay respects to 'didi'

Swaraj's death has cast a pall of gloom across the nation and many people came from different parts of the country to pay respects.

published on : 7th August 2019

Delhi loses its only two women Chief Ministers in less than a month

Sushma Swaraj had tweeted her condolences after Sheila Dikshit's death, writing that though they were opponents in politics, they were friends outside it.

published on : 7th August 2019

Bal Thackeray once backed Sushma Swaraj for PM's post: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Uddhav Thackeray tweeted saying the rapport between (late) Shiv Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray and Sushma Swaraj was an affectionate one.

published on : 7th August 2019

Last rites of Sushma Swaraj performed with full state honours

Hundreds of people, including PM Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, bid farewell to the former external affairs minister as her mortal remains were consigned to flames.

published on : 7th August 2019

When Sushma Swaraj intervened to help 17-year-old girl's US dream to become reality

In 2018, a major hurdle in the dream of a 17- year-old girl to pursue her higher education in the USA was cleared, thanks to the intervention of Sushma Swaraj.

published on : 7th August 2019

World dignitaries pay tributes to Sushma Swaraj

During her tenure as External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj had been active and popular on Twitter reaching out to the Indian diaspora in distress for assistance.

published on : 7th August 2019

True tribute to Sushma Swaraj would be BJP cadres working towards women upliftment: Smriti Irani 

Referring to Swaraj as "didi",  Irani expressed her shock at the untimely death of the former Delhi chief minister.

published on : 7th August 2019

Delhi govt announces two-day state mourning for Sushma Swaraj

Kejriwal along with deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia also paid their last respects to Sushma Swaraj, at her residence in the national capital.

published on : 7th August 2019

'She never forgot to bring my favourite chocolate cake': LK Advani pays homage to Sushma Swaraj

In a statement, Advani said Swaraj was someone whom he had known and worked with since the beginning of her "illustrious innings" in the Bharatiya Janata Party.

published on : 7th August 2019

RIP Sushma Swaraj: Sports fraternity condoles demise of veteran politician

Former External Affairs Minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj passed away on Tuesday.

published on : 7th August 2019
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