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India rips Pakistan’s ‘preposterous’ allegation dishonouring victims’ memory

India rips Pakistan’s ‘preposterous’ allegation dishonouring victims’ memory

🕔12:16, 30.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 30 (IANS) India has denounced Pakistan’s “preposterous” attempt to exploit and dishonour the memory of the innocent victims of the 2014 Peshawar school massacre by making false allegations against New Delhi. “The despicable insinuation made by the Foreign

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Sushma Swaraj warns of terrorism threat at Saarc meeting, avoids Qureshi

Sushma Swaraj warns of terrorism threat at Saarc meeting, avoids Qureshi

🕔14:10, 28.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 28  Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj carefully avoided any interaction with Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi at the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) meeting of ministers, walking out after issuing a call to

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India reiterates commitment to Palestinian cause

India reiterates commitment to Palestinian cause

🕔16:05, 27.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 27  Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has reiterated India’s support to the Palestinian cause while asserting New Delhi’s backing for a two-state solution to the conflict in West Asia. Speaking at a meeting of the Ministerial

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Sushma, Fiji PM discuss defence cooperation

Sushma, Fiji PM discuss defence cooperation

🕔13:26, 26.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 26 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Fiji’s Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama have discussed defence cooperation between their countries on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meeting. After the meeting on Tuesday, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh

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UN:Sushma discusses strategic cooperation, trade, development at bilaterals

UN:Sushma discusses strategic cooperation, trade, development at bilaterals

🕔14:50, 25.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 25  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met nine leaders from across the globe in a whirlwind of bilateral interactions and spoke at the Nelson Mandela Peace Summity. She began her day on Monday by attending the high-level

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Swaraj has gruelling schedule at UNGA session

Swaraj has gruelling schedule at UNGA session

🕔10:27, 24.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 24  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will see more action on the sidelines of the high-level UN General Assembly (UNGA) session this week than in its chamber, as she keeps up a gruelling schedule of one-on-one meetings

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India seeks non-discriminatory approach to H-1B visa regime

India seeks non-discriminatory approach to H-1B visa regime

🕔11:19, 7.Sep 2018

By Prakash Bhargava New Delhi, Sep 7  India on Thursday called upon the US to ensure a non-discriminatory and predictable approach to issuance of H-1B visas, largely availed of by Indian IT firms. “I sought Secretary Pompeo’s support to nurture

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Trade, energy, terrorism focus of India-US talks: Pompeo

Trade, energy, terrorism focus of India-US talks: Pompeo

🕔12:24, 6.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 6  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on said Thursday the 2+2 talks with India would focus on jointly tackling terrorism and enhancing trade, energy and economic cooperation between the two strategic partners. “Meeting today with my

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India reiterates call for peace, stability in Indian Ocean region

India reiterates call for peace, stability in Indian Ocean region

🕔11:01, 28.Aug 2018

Hanoi, Aug 28 Pointing out that the seas around India have nurtured its links of commerce and culture with its extended neighbourhood over millenia, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said that nurturing a climate of peace and stability

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Sushma Swaraj to go on Central Asian tour

Sushma Swaraj to go on Central Asian tour

🕔14:45, 31.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 31  As India continues to boost its ties with Central Asia, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will visit Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic and Uzbekistan from August 2 to 5, it was announced on Tuesday. According to a

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New law to tackle problems in NRI marriages: Sushma

New law to tackle problems in NRI marriages: Sushma

🕔07:23, 28.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 28  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday said that her ministry is framing a new law to tackle the problem in NRI marriages and providing for deterrent measures like confiscating property of NRIs who have abandoned

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India, Brazil, South Africa discuss South-South cooperation

India, Brazil, South Africa discuss South-South cooperation

🕔15:16, 5.Jun 2018

Pretoria, June 5  India, Brazil and South Africa discussed South-South cooperation during an informal meeting here chaired by Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and attended by South African Minister of International Affairs and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu and the Brazilian

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Talking with US on H1-B, H4 visas: Sushma

Talking with US on H1-B, H4 visas: Sushma

🕔08:26, 29.May 2018

New Delhi, May 29  India is talking with the US on the issue of H1-B and H4 visas, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday. Addressing a press conference here, she said that the H4 visas were issued at

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India, Ethiopia review bilateral ties

India, Ethiopia review bilateral ties

🕔11:20, 10.May 2018

New Delhi, May 10  Reflecting New Delhi’s increasing engagements with Africa, India and Ethiopia on Wednesday reviewed bilateral ties during the second Joint Commission Meeting headed by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu here. “The

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India, Mongolia agree to jointly fight terror, boost trade

India, Mongolia agree to jointly fight terror, boost trade

🕔14:07, 25.Apr 2018

Ulaanbaatar, April 25  Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday discussed terrorism with her Mongolian counterpart Damdin Tsogtbaatar and the two agreed to collaborate to confront those who design and support terror outfits. Sushma Swaraj, who arrived in the

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Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan at SCO meet

Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan at SCO meet

🕔11:33, 24.Apr 2018

Beijing, April 24  India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday slammed Pakistan for sheltering terrorists and urged the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) to act against the countries that promote terrorism. Without a direct reference to Pakistan, Sushma Swaraj said

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Sushma, northeast CMs meeting to boost links to neighbouring countries

Sushma, northeast CMs meeting to boost links to neighbouring countries

🕔15:02, 4.Apr 2018

Agartala, April 4  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will meet the Chief Ministers of all northeastern states on May 4 to discuss trade, connectivity and other issues vis-a-vis neighbouring countries, an official said on Wednesday. “Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar

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Sushma Swaraj leaves for three-day visit to Japan

Sushma Swaraj leaves for three-day visit to Japan

🕔12:25, 28.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 28  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday left for a three-day visit to Japan during which she will co-chair the Ninth India-Japan Strategic Dialogue with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono. “Strengthening our Special Strategic and Global

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India, Nepal talk bilateral trade boost, developmental aid partnership

India, Nepal talk bilateral trade boost, developmental aid partnership

🕔11:53, 20.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 20  As part of India’s bid to reach out to the new dispensation in Nepal, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday held a meeting here with visiting Industry, Commerce and Supplies Minister Matrika Yadav and discussed

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Sushma calls on Canadian PM

Sushma calls on Canadian PM

🕔13:51, 23.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 23  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj here on Friday called on visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and discussed ways to deepen the bilateral relationship. “Picture speaks for itself!” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted along

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