Sushma Swaraj rocks in Twitter again Known for her prompt response, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj yet again helped a man in distress by issuing an urgent visa. The Indian Consulate in Chicago helped the NRI man in getting an emergency visa after he sought help stating that his father had passed away in India. The man, Rohan Shah from Chicago tweeted to Swaraj and asked for her intervention in the matter. Within a few hours, the consulate in Chicago informed, “On priority basis visa has been issued to Mr. Rohan and his two children.” Overwhelmed by the minister’s quick assistance, Shah thanked Swaraj for her help and also said that the visas were issued in just 20 minutes.
Islamist terrorism biggest threat: Angela Merkel Islamist terrorism is the biggest threat facing Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a New Year’s address to the nation, and she vowed to introduce laws that improve security after a deadly attack before Christmas in Berlin. Describing 2016 as a year that gave many the impression that the world had “turned upside down,” Merkel urged Germans to forsake populism and said Germany had an interest in taking a leading role in addressing the many challenges facing the European Union.
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