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Sushma Swaraj funeral; latest updates: Ex-minister cremated with State honours in Delhi as top NDA leaders bid farewell
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Sushma Swaraj funeral; latest updates: Ex-minister cremated with State honours in Delhi as top NDA leaders bid farewell

Sushma Swaraj funeral; latest updates: Former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj has been cremated with State honours at Lodhi Crematorium in Delhi. Top dignitaries and others who came to the crematorium to pay their respects are now vacating the premises.

Sushma Swaraj was pivotal in making public life an option for ordinary women and not just the privileged elites
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Sushma Swaraj was pivotal in making public life an option for ordinary women and not just the privileged elites

Sushma Swaraj was a pioneer in changing the perception of public life for women: With her as a conduit, public life ceased to be the preserve of women from elite backgrounds and also became a viable career option for the average woman-next-door.

From being youngest cabinet minister to External Affairs Minister of India: Sushma Swaraj's journey as politician
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From being youngest cabinet minister to External Affairs Minister of India: Sushma Swaraj's journey as politician

BJP stalwart Sushma Swaraj was the external affairs minister of India from 2014 to 2019 passed away on 6 August, 2019. She was also the first female chief minister of Delhi.

Sushma Swaraj passes away after cardiac arrest: Patients of renal failure 10 times more likely to suffer loss of heart function
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Sushma Swaraj passes away after cardiac arrest: Patients of renal failure 10 times more likely to suffer loss of heart function

In a cardiac arrest, the heart stops pumping blood to the rest of the body. As such, the symptoms are quite pronounced and develop quickly. They may include sudden breathlessness, absent pulse, loss of consciousness or pale or cool skin.

Sushma Swaraj set high standards for MEA by taking diplomacy to people, was always just a tweet away
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Sushma Swaraj set high standards for MEA by taking diplomacy to people, was always just a tweet away

Swaraj — who was also the most followed foreign minister in the world — took several path-breaking measures during her term, such as the expansion of the passport infrastructure and the enhanced engagement with the Look East policy.

Sushma Swaraj passes away: Here's how Indian dailies paid tribute to former external affairs minister
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Sushma Swaraj passes away: Here's how Indian dailies paid tribute to former external affairs minister

BJP leader and former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj who passed away due to a cardiac arrest on Tuesday

Sushma Swaraj, minister who brought warmth to 'clinical' MEA through her tweets: 'Kind' BJP leader changed lives over social media
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Sushma Swaraj, minister who brought warmth to 'clinical' MEA through her tweets: 'Kind' BJP leader changed lives over social media

The Narendra Modi-led government had just started the policy to ensure outreach to citizens via social media in 2014, and Swaraj arguably was at the forefront throughout her tenure, even during a short period in 2016 when she was seriously ill and had to undergo a kidney transplant.

'Orator par excellence' Sushma Swaraj passes away: From Lok Sabha to UNGA, a look at her most memorable speeches
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'Orator par excellence' Sushma Swaraj passes away: From Lok Sabha to UNGA, a look at her most memorable speeches

Veteran politician Sushma Swaraj, who passed away at the age of 67 late on Tuesday night, is being hailed by politicians and citizens for being an "accessible" and illustrious leader, while also being an orator "par excellence."

India's National ART Programme to combat HIV would not have seen light of day if not for Sushma Swaraj
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India's National ART Programme to combat HIV would not have seen light of day if not for Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj was made Union health minister in January 2003 and continued until May 2004 when India went for the Lok Sabha polls

Sushma Swaraj passes away: From 'supermom' to being Twitter's favourite politician, netizens condole demise of BJP stalwart
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Sushma Swaraj passes away: From 'supermom' to being Twitter's favourite politician, netizens condole demise of BJP stalwart

A politician who was respected across party lines, Sushma Swaraj was aptly hailed as 'supermom' of India by Washington Post for solving the problems of distressed Indians around the world.

Sushma Swaraj passes away: Modi, Advani, Amit Shah, Smriti Irani offer condolences; last rites to be held at Lodhi crematorium
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Sushma Swaraj passes away: Modi, Advani, Amit Shah, Smriti Irani offer condolences; last rites to be held at Lodhi crematorium

Former External Affairs minister and veteran BJP leader Sushma Swaraj passed away in Delhi on Tuesday night due to a cardiac arrest.

Sushma Swaraj passes away: Amitabh Bachchan, Anushka Sharma, Sanjay Dutt mourn national loss
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Sushma Swaraj passes away: Amitabh Bachchan, Anushka Sharma, Sanjay Dutt mourn national loss

BJP statesman Sushma Swaraj, who had been the former External Affairs Minister for India, died at 67 on Tuesday.

Sushma Swaraj passes away: Ex-EAM was woman of many firsts, from youngest state cabinet minister at 25 to first female CM of Delhi
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Sushma Swaraj passes away: Ex-EAM was woman of many firsts, from youngest state cabinet minister at 25 to first female CM of Delhi

Illustrious BJP leader and former External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, who passed away due to a cardiac arrest on Tuesday, is being hailed by politicians across party lines for being an 'accessible and kind' minister

Indian diaspora condoles Sushma Swaraj's demise, remembers her for bringing 'assertiveness' with 'empathy' to country's diplomacy
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Indian diaspora condoles Sushma Swaraj's demise, remembers her for bringing 'assertiveness' with 'empathy' to country's diplomacy

The Indian diaspora condoled the demise of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and remembered her as a "caring" and "remarkable" leader. Swaraj passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi on Tuesday night after suffering a cardiac arrest. The senior BJP leader was 67.

Daily Bulletin: Sushma Swaraj's last rites to be held in Delhi's Lodhi crematorium at 3 pm today; Narendra Modi likely to address nation on Article 370; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Sushma Swaraj's last rites to be held in Delhi's Lodhi crematorium at 3 pm today; Narendra Modi likely to address nation on Article 370; day's top stories

The mortal remains of Sushma Swaraj was taken from AIIMS to to her Delhi residence, where it will be kept till 11 am. Then from 12 pm to 3 pm, her remains will be kept at the BJP headquarters for party workers and leaders to pay tributes.

Sushma Swaraj will be remembered by opponents and allies alike for fighting spirit, drive and dedication
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Sushma Swaraj will be remembered by opponents and allies alike for fighting spirit, drive and dedication

Sushma Swaraj had always been a fighter and never shied away from a challenge that was given to her. She wouldn’t accept a perceived privileged position if her heart wouldn’t allow it

Sushma Swaraj no more: Former EAM had made her mark with administrative skills; demise leaves major void in politics
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Sushma Swaraj no more: Former EAM had made her mark with administrative skills; demise leaves major void in politics

Sushma Swaraj's last prominent public appearance was on 30 May, 2019, when the second Narendra Modi-led government was sworn in.

Mamata was a victim of political violence, surprised that killings are taking place in Bengal, says Sushma Swaraj
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Mamata was a victim of political violence, surprised that killings are taking place in Bengal, says Sushma Swaraj

Senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said it is 'surprising' that political killings are taking place in West Bengal under the leadership of Mamata Banerjee who herself has been a 'victim of political violence'

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Modi govt deserves kudos for getting strategy right and showing intent, political will
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Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Modi govt deserves kudos for getting strategy right and showing intent, political will

The Indian government has put a premium on the life of Kulbhushan Jadhav — a statement that may not apply in previous cases of detention of Indian nationals in Pakistan.

ICJ to pronounce verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case today: Friends of ex-Indian naval officer hopeful of his safe return
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ICJ to pronounce verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case today: Friends of ex-Indian naval officer hopeful of his safe return

Friends of Kulbhushan Jadhav have expressed hope that today's verdict by the International Court Justice (ICJ) will be in India's favour