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    Sushma Swaraj is an Indian politician and a former Supreme Court lawyer. A senior leader of Bharatiya Janata Party, Swaraj is serving as the Minister of External Affairs of India since 26 May 2014; she is the second woman to hold the office, after Indira Gandhi.

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    6 petitions filed in SC over Article 370
    National

    6 petitions filed in SC over Article 370

    Half-a-dozen petitions have been filed in the Supreme Court - four in the past 24 hours - opposing the Centre's decision revoking Article 370 and the curfew imposed to curb attempts at disturbing law and order in Jammu and Kashmir.

    Lost an extraordinary parliamentarian, gifted orator: Rahul writes to Sushma Swaraj's husband
    National

    Lost an extraordinary parliamentarian, gifted orator: Rahul writes to Sushma Swaraj's husband

    Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday wrote a letter to Swaraj Kaushal, husband of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, condoling the demise of the BJP stalwart.

    Sushma Swaraj's tweets built bridges, won hearts
    National

    Sushma Swaraj's tweets built bridges, won hearts

    Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who earned praise from people cutting across political inclinations for her passion to serve Ind, effectively used social media, particularly Twitter, to help people in distress.

    Sushma Swaraj cremated with state honours, daughter Bansuri performs last rites
    National

    Sushma Swaraj cremated with state honours, daughter Bansuri performs last rites

    Former External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj was cremated with full state honours at Lodhi crematorium here on Wednesday.

    Sushma's husband, daughter salute BJP stalwart before final journey
    National

    Sushma's husband, daughter salute BJP stalwart before final journey

    As the nation bid a tearful adieu to BJP stalwart and former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, her husband Swaraj Kaushal and daughter Bansuri Swaraj paid their obeisance by saluting her as full state honours were accorded to the veteran leader.

    Two Hyderabadi women rescued by Swaraj devastated on ex-EAM's demise
    National

    Two Hyderabadi women rescued by Swaraj devastated on ex-EAM's demise

    Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was known as a leader who would leave no stone unturned to help those in distress, and two such women - Zainab Bee and Ameena Begum - recalled how the BJP stalwart freed them from the clutches of slavery in the Gulf and helped them return home to their families.

    Sushma Swaraj was an ambassador of Indian culture: LS speaker Om Birla
    Politics

    Sushma Swaraj was an ambassador of Indian culture: LS speaker Om Birla

    Expressing condolences on the death of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla said that Sushma Swaraj was an ambassador of the Indian culture who understood everyone's problem and solved them.

    Punjab govt announces half-day leave as mark of respect for Sushma Swaraj
    National

    Punjab govt announces half-day leave as mark of respect for Sushma Swaraj

    The Punjab government on Wednesday declared a half-day leave for all government orgzations and government-run schools as a mark of respect for senior BJP leader and former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who passed away due after a cardiac arrest on Tuesday night.

    PM Modi, Adv turn emotional as they pay last respect to Sushma Swaraj
    National

    PM Modi, Adv turn emotional as they pay last respect to Sushma Swaraj

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP veteran L K Adv on Wednesday turned emotional as they visited the home of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to pay their last respects.

    Swaraj was sincere, true friend of Russia: Ambassador
    International

    Swaraj was sincere, true friend of Russia: Ambassador

    Former External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj was a sincere and true friend of Russia, said Nikolay R Kudashev, the country's Ambassador to India while reacting to the BJP leader's demise.

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