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Arvind Gupta named deputy NSA, days after Sandhu quit

The Narendra Modi government on Monday appointed Arvind Gupta, a former Indian Foreign Service officer, of the 1979 batch, as Deputy National Security Advisor. This appointment comes within days of......

Kathleen just a stop-gap till Obama finds new envoy to India

Kathleen Stephens, a career foreign service officer who has never served in India but was United States Ambassador to South Korea from 2008 to 2011, will only be a stop-gap charge at Roosevelt......

Now, fixed two-year tenure for civil servants

Officers of the three premier services -- Indian Administrative Services, Indian Police Service and Indian Foreign Service -- will now spend a minimum of two years at each posting and any exception......

Desi diplomat to assist US secretary Nisha Desai Biswal

Atul Keshap, a senior Indian American career diplomat and one of the rising stars in the United States foreign service, has been picked by Nisha Desai Biswal, the newly appointed assistant......

Rediff Chat: Beyond the India-China bonhomie

Deals worth $20 billion, full membership in Shanghai Cooperation Organization, railway cooperation, enhanced trade opportunities and bilateral relations… Chinese President Xi Jinping’s......

FDI in services sector drops 54% in 2013-14

Foreign direct investment in the services sector declined by about 54 per cent year-on-year to $2.22 billion last fiscal, according to data from the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion.......

Khobragade owns properties worth Rs 10 cr in Mah, Kerala, UP

Indian Foreign Service Officer Devyani Khobragade, at the centre of a huge diplomatic row after she was arrested recently by the US government for allegedly underpaying her maid and misrepresenting......

FDI in services sector dips 47.5% during Apr-Aug

Foreign direct investment inflows into the services sector declined by 47.5 per cent to $1.19 billion during the April-August period.The services sector, which includes banking, insurance,......

Indian hedge funds seek foreign money

Hedge funds launched by domestic financial services firms might soon approach the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) for approval to get foreign investors to put money in these products. A......

Australian firms find India attractive for investment

The investments by Australian companies in India grew 13.7 per cent in 2013, while the outlay of Indian firms in Australia remained flat last year as compared to 2012, according to a government......
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New National Education Policy

Dr S Saraswathi It is reported that the Government is formulating a new National Education Policy (NEP) to meet the challenges posed by lack of... ...

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Smart as a whip

Sinha is making lots of key changes at Sebi. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint Upendra Kumar Sinha holds the unenviable record of being the only... ...

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The makeover man

Adil Zainulbhai may have retired as the chairman of McKinsey India in 2012 but his life seems to be only gathering pace. For starters, the Mumbai... ...

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Stage set to greet foreign delegates

Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Kashi is gearing up to host foreign delegates taking part in the International Buddhist Conclave in... ...

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As Ladakh border standoff continues, questions over timing

A day before President Xi Jinping of China travelled to India for a state visit from September 17-19, China's foreign ministry in Beijing termed... ...

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