Tue, Mar 28, 2017 | updated 11:41 AM IST

Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): As many as five persons were on Tuesday arrested in connection with the assault on four Nigerian nationals in Greater Noida.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said she has spoken to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath about the attack on four Nigerian students in Greater Noida and he has assured fair and impartial probe into the matter.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 27 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday sought report from the Uttar Pradesh Government over the attack on four Nigerian students, who sustained severe injuries after being assaulted by a group of local residents in Greater Noida's Pari Chowk area.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 23 (ANI): In the wake of the attack on the U.K. Parliament on Wednesday, Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has shown solidarity with London and has assured that there was no Indian casualty reported.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 22 (ANI): Soon after IT and NRI affairs minister K. T. Rama Rao sought Sushma Swaraj's intervention in rescuing 29 Telangana workers from Saudi company captivity, the External Affairs Minister has asked the Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Ahmad Javed, to initiate action for their release.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 20 (ANI): Day after Indian catholic priest Father Tomy Kalathoor Mathew was attacked in a church in Australia, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj took cognizance of the matter saying that the former was taken to the hospital and Indian Consulate officials were in touch with police authorities there.

New Delhi [India] Mar. 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday met the two Sufi clerics, Syed Asif Nizami and Nazim Ali Nizami who had gone missing in Pakistan.

'Missing' clerics in Pak. arrive safely in India
Updated: Mar 20, 2017 11:25 IST

New Delhi [India], Mar. 20 (ANI): The two Sufi clerics of Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah, who had gone missing in Pakistan, arrived here on Monday.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 20 (ANI): The two Sufi clerics of Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah, who are returning from Pakistan, will today meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): In the wake of the uproar created over two Indian Sufi clerics of Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah going missing in Pakistan and their subsequent scheduled return to India on March 20, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday stated that she spoke to Syed Nazim Ali Nizami, one of the missing clerics, in Karachi and was assured they were safe and would be back to Delhi on Monday.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 18 (ANI): Expressing happiness over the news of return of the two Indian Sufi clerics of Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah who went missing in Pakistan, Amir Nizami, son of one of the clerics thanked the Indian Government and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for their efforts in tracing the two.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday discussed economic relations with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Trutnev, who is presently on a four-day visit to India beginning March 15.

New Delhi [India], Mar 17 (ANI): After two Indian Sufi clerics, including Syed Asif Ali Nizami, the head priest of New Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah, went missing in Pakistan since yesterday evening, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday said that she has taken up the matter with Islamabad.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 15 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Wednesday that the Indian authorities have taken the matter of racial attacks on Indians in the US with the highest authorities there.

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar. 8 (ANI): Furious over the killing of an Indian fisherman by the Sri Lankan Navy, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president M.K. Stalin on Wednesday dubbed the episode as 'grave human rights violation'.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 6 (ANI): A pilot was killed after the Air Ambulance of Medanta Hospital with five people onboard caught fire and crashed near Bangkok on Monday.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 5 (ANI): Condemning the attack on a Sikh man in Seattle, United States envoy to India MaryKay Loss Carlson quoted President Donald Trump's message denouncing all forms of hate and evil.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 5 (ANI): The Sikh man, who was shot in the arm by a masked gunman in Seattle, is out of danger and is recovering in a private hospital, said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday after speaking to his family.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 2 (ANI): Sunayana Dumala, the widowed wife of the Indian Engineer who was killed in Kansas in an apparent 'hate crime', has shared her feelings on Facebook, particularly highlighting the insecurity that haunts her and thousands of foreign nationals living in the U.S.

New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Saluting the heroism of Ian Grillot, who suffered injuries in his arm and chest while trying to tackle the shooter at a Kansas city bar who opened fire on two Indian men, External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday wished for his speedy recovery.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 24 (ANI): The United States Embassy today strongly condemned the shooting in Kansas resulting in the tragic death of an Indian engineer, and assured that justice will be delivered and the federal authorities are investigating the case.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 24 (ANI): Following the deadly shooting in Kansas in which an Indian engineer, Srinivas Kuchibhotla, was killed by a gunman in an alleged racial attack, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has assured that India would undertake all arrangements to transport the mortal remains of the former to Hyderabad.

NewDelhi [India], Feb. 24 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday expressed shock at the murder of an Indian engineer, who was shot dead in U.S. by a gunman in an alleged racial attack, and offered her condolences to the bereaved family, adding that India would provide all assistance and help to the victim's family.

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.