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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......

'In India, there is very little trust in China'

Kenneth Lieberthal, senior fellow in Foreign Policy and Global Economy and Development at think tank The Brookings Institution and an expert on China, talks to Aditi Phadnis on the changes China is......

How the IFS is finding its soul

A number of younger diplomats have begun to search for the soul of the foreign service, to give its members a sense of belonging and pride, observes former ambassador T P Sreenivasan. Every......

More foreign flights on Kolkata airport radar

Kolkata airport authorities are in talks with several foreign airlines for the commencement of their services, a senior official of the Airport Authority of India said on Wednesday. "We are in......

DGCA to act against pilots quitting without proper notice

With a large number of senior pilots quitting jobs in Indian carriers for greener foreign pastures, aviation regulator DGCA has warned of stringent action, including cancellation of licences,......

IT services, pharma could drive hiring in 2013

Information Technology services and pharmaceuticals are likely to drive hiring growth in 2013, to fill mid and senior positions, said HeadHonchos.com, a leading job search and career management......

Indian-American father-son duo leaves Obama Administration

Possibly the only father-son duo serving in senior positions in the Obama Administration, who also happen to be Indian-Americans, has announced to leave their positions for private sectors......

Service tax on forex dealings capped at Rs 5,000

The government said that service tax on foreign exchange transactions would be capped at Rs 5,000. The announcement will provide relief to market participants who feared high tax incidence would......

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Rose
Q. Spot the personality: Venu Rajamony !!
Rose:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/spot-the-personality-venu-rajamony-/23922775/answers/

Rose
Q. After the Union Cabinet recently cleared the proposed legislation, which permits foreign universities to set up campuses in India, Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal observed that a revolution larger than the one in the telecom sector awaited the education sector -HOW MUCH DO YOU ACCEPT IT?
Rose:  A. No Education system is absolute and noting there to be insignificant. Kapil Sibal is not a new man in India..........since 1947 experiments are...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/after-the-union-cabinet-recently-cleared-the-proposed-legisl/23922775/answers/16781184

soumyen sarkar
Q. Mr. President becomes Mr. Citizen over night when he vacates the white house the most powerful office in the world. How will he reconcile with this change?
Soumyen Sarkar:  A. What? Ex presidents in the Untied States are entitled to CIA briefing's. Many opt to get out of politics and just sort of enjoy retirement or just...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mr.-president-becomes-mr.-citizen-over-night-when-he-vacates/16778330/answers/16637314

Good Citizen
Q. To become close to a person, do we need to know him/her fully? Though we emphasize on transparency in relations, how we become close to certain persons, especially in virtual world, when we don\'t even know their basic or real whereabouts? What are the magical factors which make this happen?
Good Citizen:  A. Hi Muktha > I am rather late in submitting answer on this `All corner relating` question; and though Rachana has expressed almost all the mouths...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/to-become-close-to-a-person-do-we-need-to-know-himher-fully-/16634347/answers/16506946

Muktha Radhakrishnan
Q. "ATITHI DEVO BHAVA !" Do you mean it ?
Muktha Radhakrishnan:  A. Athithi devo bhava (guest is God) India Tourism, DubaiPublished: January 25, 2007, 00:00 The government of India aims to develop the country into a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/quotatithi-devo-bhava-quot-do-you-mean-it-/16499038/answers/10895647

  Web results for Senior Foreign Service
FIIs expected to rush back early in 2015 | When will mkt bottom?

MUMBAI: Saurabh Mukherjea is unperturbed by the foreign institutional selling of almost Rs 6,500 crore worth of Indian stocks in the last couple of... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/markets/stocks/news/fiis-expected-to-rush-back-foreign-fund-flows-early-in-2015/articleshow/45597752.cms
US asks China to help rein in Korean hackers

It is unclear if China would choose to help David E. Sanger, Nicole Perlroth & Eric Schmitt | Washington December 22, 2014 Last Updated at 00:20... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/international/us-asks-china-to-help-rein-in-korean-hackers-114122200065_1.html
The shadow of IS

If the IS is not defeated, Turkey is likely to find itself struggling with the political consequences of failure in Syria. Turkey has had a tough... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/the-shadow-of-is/
Transformational banker

The metal replicas of a bull and a bear have been Romesh Sobti's constant companions in office over the last 15 years - first at ABN Amro Bank and... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/finance/romesh-sobti-transformational-banker-114122100523_1.html
US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles

WASHINGTON: Cargill aims to sell more corn and soybeans. MasterCard covets another site for Americans to swipe credit cards. Marriott sees... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/business/us-companies-eager-to-embrace-cuba-face-hurdles/articleshow/45596054.cms

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