• Did you know Nirmala Sitharaman met her husband at Jawaharlal Nehru University?

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's journey from a humble beginning to becoming India's 1st full-time Finance Minister under the Narendra Modi government is incredible. From being a salesperson in London to rising as India's second woman defence minister and also the second female finance minister after Indira Gandhi is truly commendable. We trace Nirmala Sitharaman's journey through these photos. (All Pictures Courtesy/Instagram Nirmal Sitharaman)

    08 December, 2019 08:30 IST
  • Arun Jaitley cremated with full state honours: Family, friends bid tearful adieu

    Veteran BJP leader and former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley passed away in New Delhi on August 24, 2019, after suffering from prolonged illness. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Senior leader LK Advani, Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari, Smriti Irani, and Nirmala Sitharaman; and politicians across parties and scores of people paid homage to the former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at his funeral, held at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi. (All Pictures/PTI, Pallav Paliwal and Twitter ANI)

    25 August, 2019 16:00 IST
  • Arun Jaitley passes away: L K Advani, Amit Shah, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Former Finance Minister and veteran BJP leader Arun Jaitley breathed passed away on August 24 after suffering from a prolonged illness, Jaitley was 66 and is survived by his wife and two children. President Ram Nath Kovind, Home Minister Amit Shah, Businessman Sunil Bharti Mittal, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, LK Advani, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, and other notable personalities visited the residence of the veteran BJP leader to pay their last respects. (All Pictures Courtesy/PTI and Twitter ANI)

    25 August, 2019 12:00 IST
  • Manohar Parrikar funeral: Smriti Irani, other leaders bid tearful adieu

    Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar breathed his last on March 18 after a long battle with cancer. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, politicians across parties and scores of people paid their homage to the former Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar at his funeral. (All Pictures/PTI, ANI and AFP)

    18 March, 2019 17:55 IST
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