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Taranjit Sandhu likely to be named as Indian ambassador to US

New Delhi: After Harsh Vardhan Shringla was appointed next foreign secretary and moved to New Delhi, his batch mate Taranjit Singh Sandhu is expected to be named as next Indian ambassador to Washington DC.


Sandhu, who is at the moment ambassador to Sri Lanka, will go to Washington DC. He is credited with putting India back in the reckoning as the island nation’s most important partner, elbowing out the aggressive Chinese.

Washington DC has been abuzz with speculation about the next ambassador from the time Shringla was named the foreign secretary December end, after the conclusion of a highly successful second round of the 2+2 India-US ministerial dialogue, which was capped by a rare protocol-busting call-on meeting for Defense Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with President Donald Trump at the White House. 

15 Jan 2020
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MEA: US Rawat accredited as India's Envoy to Costa Rica

Upender Singh Rawat (IFS:1998), presently Ambassador of India to the Republic of Panama has been concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Costa Rica, with residence in Panama City.

04 Dec 2019
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Taranjit Sandhu likely to be named as Indian ambassador to US

By IndianMandarins 15 Jan 2020

New Delhi: After Harsh Vardhan Shringla was appointed next foreign secretary and moved to New Delhi, his batch mate Taranjit Singh Sandhu is expected to be named as next Indian ambassador to Washington DC.


Sandhu, who is at the moment ambassador to Sri Lanka, will go to Washington DC. He is credited with putting India back in the reckoning as the island nation’s most important partner, elbowing out the aggressive Chinese.

Washington DC has been abuzz with speculation about the next ambassador from the time Shringla was named the foreign secretary December end, after the conclusion of a highly successful second round of the 2+2 India-US ministerial dialogue, which was capped by a rare protocol-busting call-on meeting for Defense Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with President Donald Trump at the White House. 

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MEA: US Rawat accredited as India's Envoy to Costa Rica

By IndianMandarins 04 Dec 2019

Upender Singh Rawat (IFS:1998), presently Ambassador of India to the Republic of Panama has been concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Costa Rica, with residence in Panama City.

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MEA: US Rawat accredited as India's Envoy to Costa Rica

By IndianMandarins 04 Dec 2019

Upender Singh Rawat (IFS:1998), presently Ambassador of India to the Republic of Panama has been concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Costa Rica, with residence in Panama City.


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MEA: US Rawat accredited as India's Envoy to Costa Rica

By IndianMandarins 04 Dec 2019

Upender Singh Rawat (IFS:1998), presently Ambassador of India to the Republic of Panama has been concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Costa Rica, with residence in Panama City.


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BJP to train its MPs on public speaking, ideology in a two day camp

By IndianMandarins 02 Aug 2019

New Delhi: To tell its lawmakers how to behave, the ruling party at the Centre -- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) -- has planned a two-day training camp in the Balayogi Auditorium in New Delhi on August 3-4, 2019. Every member of Parliament of the BJP from both the houses will have to compulsory show up at the event to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with many other senior leaders.

The BJP leaders are of the view that this is an attempt of the saffron outfit to train and sensitise all its 381 members of Parliament on the issues related to parliamentary practice, debates, party ideology, public speech, handling media and even the internal issues of the party.

The meeting is important because of the fact that training session would give clarity to the BJP MPs on ideological issues which is important for the BJP. They will also be told not to speak out of turn and on such subjects that they are not well equipped with. The meeting will not only attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on both days but he is likely to speak at the event as well.

Sources in the BJP said that the meeting will also be addressed by speakers not only from the BJP but outside the party as well on specialized subjects. Besides the PM and Union Home minister Amit Shah, there is a possibility that party general secretary and in-charge of BJP training cell Muralidhar Rao might also address it. All the MPs have been asked to attend this meeting without a miss. Actually the BJP wants to pull string on some of motor mouths in the party by telling them how to speak saving the party from any unnecessary controversy and embarrassment due to some of its own leaders.

Sources further informed that this is a hectic meeting that would start at 9 am and would finish at 9 pm. MPs will get breakfast, lunch and dinner at the venue itself. Training cell of the BJP has major role to play in it as it is continuously doing the same but at smaller level. It will take up many issues including etiquette and how to deal with media which is a major concern of the party.

Sources are not ready to divulge any further detail about the programme but the purpose of the entire exercise is to ensure that certain basic things are required for a MP, minister and people having organizational responsibilities.

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) too keeps on doing such training camps for its workers but this would be the first such event when all BJP MPs will be participating in such a mega event that is dubbed as (Abhyas Varg).

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G P Gupta takes over as CGA

By IndianMandarins 01 Aug 2019

Girraj Prasad Gupta (ICAS:1983) took over as the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) in national capital here today. Earlier, the Government of India had appointed as the Controller General of Accounts (CGA), Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance w.e.f. 01.08.2019.

Gupta has vast and rich experience in the government at the Centre. He worked at higher positions in the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), Ministry of Rural development, and Ministry of Finance.

He also worked as the Director of National Institute of Financial Management (NIFM), Faridabad. As Additional Controller General of Accounts, he is highly credited for his work in development and implementation of Public Financial Management System (PFMS), a backbone IT infrastructure for Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) and other financial management modules in Government of India. Mr. Gupta also worked as Director (Finance) on the joint venture mega hydel power project in Bhutan.

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Bhatia named as India's Ambassador to Paraguay

By IndianMandarins 31 Jul 2019

Dinesh Bhatia (IFS:1992), Ambassador of India to the Republic of Argentina, has been concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Paraguay, with residence in Buenos Aires.

He is expected to take up the assignment shortly.

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WAPCOS to celebrate 50th Foundation Day tomorrow

By IndianMandarins 02 Jul 2018

WAPCOS Limited, "Mini Ratna-I" Public Sector Enterprise under Ministry of Water Resource, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, is all set to celebrate its 50th Foundation Day on July 03, 2018. The Inaugural Function on is scheduled to be held at Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, Chanakya Puri, New Delhi. Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development, Ganga Rejuvenation, Road Transport, Highways and Shipping will be the Chief Guest. Arjun Ram Meghwal, MoS for Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation and Parliamentary Affairs and Dr. Satya Pal Singh, MoS for Human Resource Development and Water Resources, River Development, Ganga Rejuvenation will be the Guests of Honour. WAPCOS is a global leader which provides consultancy services in all facets of Water Resources, Power and Infrastructure sectors in India and Abroad.

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