October 02, 2021
Rebooting India’s Foreign Ministry
By Pranay Ahluwalia
India’s foreign policy is increasingly ambitious. Can its foreign ministry keep up?
May 03, 2021
The Indian Foreign Service Must Speak Out Against Growing Politicization
By Mohamed Zeeshan
The Indian diplomatic corps is being increasingly used for partisan purposes.
February 04, 2021
An Indian Diplomat-Poet on Writing Amid Catastrophe
By Arun Budhathoki
“Poetry is an intrinsic need of our species,” says Ambassador Abhay Kumar.
December 27, 2013
The Case Against India’s Diplomat
By Omer Aziz
There are complex historical reasons for India’s outrage over the recent arrest of one of its diplomats.
July 12, 2013
The Indian Foreign Service: Worthy of an Emerging Power?
The IFS has long been the elite. As India’s global reach grows, it now faces serious challenges.