Recent Events  -  from 1 April 2012


15 Mar 2013:    Annual General Meeting of the Association


18 Jan 2013: Foreign Secretary, Shri Ranjan Mathai, spoke to the Members of the Association


30 Nov 2012: H. E. Mr. Tariq Ahmad Karim, High Commissioner for the People's Republic of Bangladesh to India spoke on India - Bangladesh Relations. This was followed by short remarks by Ambassador Deb Mukharji.



29 Oct 2012:  Dr. N. Manoharan, Senior Fellow, Vivekananda International Foundation, New Delhi, spoke on "India - Sri Lanka Relations - a Reality Check" which was followed by short remarks by Ambassador Leela K. Ponappa.


26 Sep 2012: Dr. Vijay Sakhuja, Director (Research), ICWA, spoke on “The Arctic and India”. His presentation was followed by remarks by Shri Shyam Saran, Dr. Arvind Gupta, DG, IDSA and Dr. Uttam Sinha, Fellow, IDSA


22 Aug 2012: H.E U Zin Yaw, Ambassador of the Union of Myanmar, spoke on “Myanmar Moving Forward”. The Guest speaker’s presentation was followed by short remarks by Shri Rajiv Bhatia, former Ambassador to Myanmar


28 May 2012: Gen. N. C. Vij, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM (Retd), Former Chief of Army Staff and Former Vice-Chairman of National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) spoke on “India’s Defence Preparedness and the Way Forward”.


17 May 2012

Award of Ambassador Sanyal Memorial Medal / Prize

to the 2010 Batch of the IFS

Ms. Saswaty Dey, Winner of the EAM's Medal for Best Officer Trainee, receiving the Book Prize  from Shri E. Ahmed, Hon'ble Minister of State for External Affairs.

Mr. Maitrey Kulkarni, Winner of the Medal for Best Dissertation receiving the Medal  from Shri E. Ahmed, Hon'ble Minister of State for External Affairs and  Mr. R. Rajagopalan, President of the Association of Indian Diplomats.                                                 More Details


2 May 2012: Prof. Srikanth Kondapalli, Professor and Chairperson, Centre for East Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi spoke on “Leadership Transition in China at the 18th Party Congress”, followed by short remarks by Shri Nalin Surie, former Ambassador to China.



Updated: 09-Apr-2013