Thu, Feb 23, 2017 | updated 03:44 PM IST
Indian doctor abducted in Libya has been rescued
Updated: Feb 22, 2017 01:44 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): Dr Ramamurthy Kosanam, an Indian doctor who was kidnapped in Libya 18 months ago, has been rescued announced External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, on Tuesday night.

New Delhi, [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj often hogs limelight for her witty replies on Twitter and resolving problems relating to visas and passport, but this time the minister's husband Swaraj Kaushal gave a glimpse of his sense of humour on the social media.

New Delhi [India], Feb.17 (ANI): More than 200 Air India passengers have been left stranded at Ankara Airport since February 16. Flight number AI130 LHR-BOM was travelling from London Heathrow to Mumbai when it made a medical emergency landing at Ankara Airport.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 15 (ANI): External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday resolved to work together closely to further expand and deepen the multi-faceted strategic partnership between the two countries.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 2 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has announced the release of five Indians from Kerala who were jailed in Togo and appreciated the Indian mission in and Consulate in Togo for their support.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 29 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has sought a detailed report from the Indian High Commission in Malaysian, following reports of an Indian being stranded in the country after his employers allegedly seized his passport.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 28 (ANI): The year 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of the ASEAN-India Dialogue Partnership. It was on January 28, 1992 at the Fourth ASEAN Summit in Singapore that a decision to establish a Sectoral Dialogue Partnership between ASEAN and India was made.

Sushma Swaraj aids a newborn with heart ailment
Updated: Jan 27, 2017 22:56 IST

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh)[India], Jan. 27(ANI): The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) came to rescue a newborn with heart ailment after help offered by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 15 (ANI): Expressing his concern over Amazon selling items bearing reference to Indian symbols and icons, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das on Sunday asked the global e-retailer giant to desist from being oblivious to India's cultures and emotions.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): In the wake of the tricolour doormat being sold on Amazon that raised a furore across the nation, the Indian Government on Saturday called on the online shopping giant to respect Indian sentiments while providing a platform for third party vendors.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 13 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday expressed hope that in future, online shopping giant Amazon does not repeat such incidence of selling doormats printed with the national flags.

New Delhi[India], Jan. 12(ANI): The online shopping giant Amazon on Thursday apologised to the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for hurting the patriotic sentiments of the people by selling a doormats printed with the Indian flag.

New Delhi [India], Jan.11 (ANI): Taking strong objection to selling of doormats featuring Indian flags on Amazon, Canada, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday warned the e-retailer company to withdraw all products "insulting national flag immediately", adding that non-compliance of the order would lead to non issuance of Indian visa to any Amazon official.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 9 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said that India will help out its sailors stuck in merchant ships at Ajman in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 8 (ANI): Although her health did not permit her to attend the 'Pravasi Bharatiya Divas', an ailing External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has been constantly monitoring each and every event and activity.

New Delhi, [India], Jan. 8 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has come to the rescue of a South African couple seeking an extension of their tourist visa for treatment of their daughter suffering from cerebral palsy and severe disability.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 2 (ANI): A day after External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj informed that film producer Abis Rizvi and fashion designer Khushi Shah have lost their lives in the Istanbul nightclub attack, the film fraternity and family of the duo expressed grief at the tragic loss.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 1 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said the government is making arrangements of visas for the parents of director and producer Abis Rizvi, who died in the Istanbul nightclub attack.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 1 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday informed that two Indian nationals have lost their lives in the Istanbul nightclub attack.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 1 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended warm wishes to the citizen on the occasion of New Year.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec. 29 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has written a letter wishing External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj speedy recovery, a source said.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 28 (ANI): Former home secretary Anil Baijal will takeover as new Delhi Lieutenant Governor replacing Najeeb Jung.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 28 (ANI): Dubbing catholic priest Father Tom's abduction by the Islamic State as a 'tragic situation', the Congress Party on Wednesday hit out at the government stating that it is the failure of the Indian diplomacy.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 27 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that the five-year-old child, who was taken away by the Norway Government from an NRI family, should be returned to his 'natural parents'.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 27 (ANI): Responding to a plea by Father Thomas Uzhunnalil, a Catholic priest under Islamic State's captivity in Yemen, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday asserted that the government won't spare any effort to secure the former's release.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 23 (ANI): In wake of the allegations made by an Indian couple that the Norwegian authorities have taken away their five-year-old child on frivolous complaint of abuse, the Ministry of External Affairs on Friday said the embassy in Oslo has taken up this issue and added that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is personally monitoring the case.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 22 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday sought a report from Indian Ambassador to Norway Debraj Pradhan after Norwegain authorities took custody of a five-year-old child of an Indian couple following allegations of abuse.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 19 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday was discharged from the AIIMS hospital here, after undergoing a kidney transplant surgery.

New Delhi [India], Dec. 13 (ANI): Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj, who underwent kidney transplant operation on December 10, has shown steady recovery and has been shifted out of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at All India Institutes of Medical Sciences here on Tuesday.

EAM Sushma's kidney transplant surgery successful
Updated: Dec 10, 2016 16:34 IST

New Delhi [India], Dec. 10 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj'skidney transplant surgery has successfully ended at All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS).