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Jaishankar to be next ambassador to China
Sat, Jul 11, 2009

S Jaishankar,who was one of the key negotiators of the India-US nuclear deal between 2004 and 2007,is tipped to become the next ambassador to China.

New course for higher education
Fri, Jul 10, 2009

Entrusted to advise on “renovation and rejuvenation of higher education”,Professor Yashpal has set an agenda for some radical changes...

Party forces Sibal to eat some of his bold words
Wed, Jul 01, 2009

At least 5 Cong-ruled states — Maharashtra,Andhra,Haryana,Rajasthan and Assam — have expressed reservations against Sibal's reforms.

Rao is new Foreign Secy,Menon may go to PMO
Wed, Jul 01, 2009

Nirupama Rao,India’s first woman spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and currently serving as the Ambassador to China....

All ministry proposals to factor in equity,accountability: Cabinet Secretariat
Wed, Jul 01, 2009

In a missive to all ministries,the Cabinet Secretariat has asked them to factor in “equity”,“public accountability” and...

Ready to amend statute,empower Tamils: Lanka
Thu, Jun 25, 2009

A High-Level Sri Lankan delegation has assured India that it intends to implement a proposal...

Foreign Secy to visit Nepal tomorrow
Fri, Jun 19, 2009

More than a month after the Maoists quit its fledgling Government,Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon will visit Nepal...

Zardari sought time,said bear with me: PM
Thu, Jun 18, 2009

A day after India and Pakistan agreed to a meeting between the two foreign secretaries before mid-July...

Focus on neighbourhood,Krishna headed for Bhutan
Thu, Jun 18, 2009

S M Krishna will be making his maiden foreign visit as External Affairs Minister to Bhutan...

Look who is praising Rahul: Natwar sees him as PM in 2012
Mon, Jun 15, 2009

Look who’s the latest to join the gathering chorus of applause and praise for “Rahul-ji Gandhi.”

First high-profile US visits in new Govt
Tue, Jun 09, 2009

A fortnight into power and the Congress-led UPA Government is set to further India-US relations with two high-level exchanges planned in the next 10 days.

Indian-origin Aussie and intelligence chief is new envoy to Delhi
Tue, Jun 09, 2009

Australia’s intelligence chief Peter Varghese,born in Kenya in 1956 to ethnic Indian parents who later emigrated Down Under...

Valley on boil,Centre,Sonia rush emissaries
Mon, Jun 08, 2009

With Srinagar now on the boil for the last seven days over the deaths of two women in mysterious circumstances.

Chairing LS and RS,IFS officers walk the policy-politics line
Sun, Jun 07, 2009

When Meira Kumar was elected Lok Sabha Speaker this week,South Block achieved the feat — albeit symbolically — of presiding....

N-deal: India,US working on end-user treaty draft
Thu, Jun 04, 2009

Ahead of US Under Secretary for Political Affairs William Burns’s visit next week...

9/11 panel member is US India man
Fri, May 29, 2009

US President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated Timothy R Roemer,a veteran Democratic Congressman and a member....

An ‘unexpected call’ but ready to chalk India’s global course
Sun, May 24, 2009

Somanahalli Malliah Krishna,India's 35th External Affairs Minister,wears the trappings of his office lightly.

Obama calls up Singh: congrats,best wishes
Fri, May 22, 2009

As Manmohan Singh prepares to take oath as the Prime Minister tomorrow,US President Barack Obama called him up this evening to congratulate him...

DNA goof-up: Pranab says fix responsibility
Thu, Apr 30, 2009

External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee is learnt to have asked Home Minister P Chidambaram to fix accountability for the “clerical error”....

On Infosys founder’s book jacket,7-year-old from Faridabad steals limelight at launch in PM house
Tue, Apr 21, 2009

Mansi Bhatia,a shy seven-year-old from Faridabad,was on Monday the centre of all attention at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s residence.