Gidde was suspended from service following the allegations and the FRRO has initiated a departmental inquiry against him.
A 1986 IFS-batch officer, Swarup will succeed Syed Akbaruddin.
On his first trip abroad in 2015, the prime minister will be visiting the three countries from March 10 to 14, MEA said.
‘We had not been paid in over 9 months… didn’t encounter violence there’
MEA put out on its website details of gifts received by various dignitaries till December 31, 2014.
Sushma Swaraj welcomed spurt of about 15 % in Japanese companies coming to India during course of last year
Devyani Khobragade says she has never commented on relations between US and India.
The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) will be roped in to establish a system for validation of criminal antecedents of the applicant.
In the internal political struggles that unfolded in Maldives in recent years, India’s has erred backing the wrong political horses.
Probe attack on our boys, ambassadors of Gabon and Burkina Faso write to Ministry of External Affairs
MEA has, however, said that no such list of countries could be drawn up in a fluid and changing world.
Originally scheduled for July 3, Modi’s trip was re-scheduled for August 4. The visit has now been fixed for August 31.
Indian mission in Tripoli is in touch with the approximately 4,500 Indian nationals through 62 coordinators.
CBI is not directly a party in the case, it is dependent on the Crown Prosecution Service in the case.
Government has asked UNMOGIP to vacate the bungalow at 1 AB, Purana Qila Road.