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Harjit Masih: Case against me should be withdrawn, as govt admits 39 Indians abducted by ISIS are dead

Harjit Masih on 39 Indians killed in Iraq: My stand vindicated, case against me should be withdrawn

Harjit Masih who faces a case on the complaint of families of dead men and is out on bail said, “Now, since the government has admitted that the men are dead, case against me should be withdrawn.”

39 Indians abducted by Islamic State are dead: Here’s what Sushma Swaraj told Parliament

Missing Indians in Iraq — what Sushma Swaraj said: “As many as 40 Indians along with some Bangladeshis were abducted by the terrorist organisation ISIS three years back. But one of them escaped by posing as a Muslim from Bangladesh and the remaining 39 Indians were taken to Badoosh and killed later.”

39 Indian nationals held hostage by ISIS in Iraq confirmed dead: Here's what transpired since their abduction since 2014

39 Indians confirmed dead in ISIS captivity in Iraq: Here’s what we know about the 2014 abduction and thereafter

As many as 40 Indians were originally abducted by terrorist organisation ISIS in June 2015 from Mosul in Iraq but one of them escaped by posing as a Muslim from Bangladesh, Sushma Swaraj said in Rajya Sabha.

Sushma Swaraj confirms 39 Indians kidnapped by ISIS were killed: Full statement

39 Indians kidnapped by Islamic State in Iraq are dead: Sushma Swaraj informs Parliament

In July last year, Swaraj had told Parliament that there was no evidence to state that they were killed by the Islamic terrorists, adding that she would not commit the sin of declaring them dead.

International Women’s Day brings brief interlude to Rajya Sabha ruckus

Women members from the Opposition, supported by their male colleagues, demanded early passage of Women’s Reservation Bill and took potshots at the BJP-led government for not passing it in Lok Sabha despite having an absolute majority.

Govt working on bill to curb emigration frauds by travel agents: Sushma Swaraj

The new bill is expected to strengthen the regulatory framework already in place under the Emigration Act, 1983, towards checking malpractice and unscrupulous activities by recruiting agents.

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India, Bhutan celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations

Sushma Swaraj said India was proud of the special and exemplary ties of friendship and cooperation that it shared with Bhutan, “which are built on shared values and aspirations, utmost trust and mutual respect”.

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Government nod to long-term visas for Afghan minorities seeking refuge

After the NDA came to power, visa rules for minorities from Pakistan, who fled the country owing to religious persecution, were relaxed and cases, including those of ‘extreme compassion’, were approved for LTV visa for five years.

Modi in Palestine to strengthen India ties with West

As India looks west

Delhi must come to terms with a changing Middle East and the opportunities it presents

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Meghalaya Christians seek Sushma Swaraj’s intervention after Baptist leader’s visa rejected

“They (NDA government) should realise this is a celebration, not a mission programme and has nothing to do with conversion,” Garo Baptist Convention General Secretary, Reverend Janang R Sangma, said.

Sushma Swaraj in Saudi Arabia

Sushma Swaraj meets Saudi King, discusses steps to boost strategic ties

“Steps to further intensify our strategic partnership in all sectors and to work together towards each other’s progress came up during the discussion,” Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Saudi Arabia on three-day visit

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Saudi Arabia on three-day visit

During the three-day visit, Sushma Swaraj will meet with the Saudi leadership and discuss bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interest.

Next Door Nepal: One trip, two views

Next Door Nepal: One trip, two views

Sushma Swaraj’s visit is seen differently in Delhi and Kathmandu

Swaraj meets Nepal leaders, assures India’s support

Sushma Swaraj meets Nepal leaders, assures India’s support

Sushma Swaraj told the leaders that India had worked with the Nepali Congress in the past and supported all “pro-democracy movements” it launched.

Sushma Swaraj met Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba

In a bid to mend ties, Sushma Swaraj assures Nepal support for political stability

K P Sharma Oli, who is likely to be the next Nepal PM, said his party was eager to work in collaboration with neighbouring countries and would forge a partnership with India to move towards the path of economic prosperity