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Ever since its launch in February 2006, Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, a peer reviewed quarterly publication of the Association of Indian Diplomats has become an intellectually satisfying and analytically enriching forum for the examination of relevant but sensitive and complex issues of India’s foreign policy and relations.

Such examination is undertaken by experienced decision makers, serious scholars and seasoned commentators. The Journal remains true to its  credo, publishing authors of widely divergent views, and at the same time, searching for unifying themes and ......

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From the forthcoming issue

Vol. 11, No. 1    -    Jan - Mar 2016


DEBATE

India-China Relations: Recent Developments

4 - 5 policy analysts and experts are being invited to comment. The concept note and the views of these experts will be published as the 'Debate

ARTICLES

Emerging Dimensions of India’s Relations with Mongolia: From Comprehensive to Strategic Partnership

Emerging synergy in India – Japan Relations

Emerging contours of Space Security - India's options(Pre-Print Advance Copy)

BOOK REVIEWS

 

India--Myanmar Relations: Changing Contours by Rajiv Bhatia, - (Pre-Print Advance Copy)

India and the Oceania: Exploring Vistas for Cooperation by Pankaj Jha

Diplomatic Dimension of Maritime Challenges for India in the 21st Century by Yogendra Kumar. - (Pre-Print Advance Copy)

 

 

COMPENDIUM OF CONTRIBUTIONS

Published in Volume 10, 2015

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Forthcoming Event

 

Jitesh Khosla.jpg17 May 2016; 11.30 AM: Shri Jitesh Khosla, IAS(Retd.) till recently Chief Secretary, Government of  Assam and presently Adviser to the Chief Minister of Assam, will speak on "North East India: A Turbulent Journey to Engagement with South East Asia"

(Open to Members and their spouses only)

 

 

About Us

The Association of Indian Diplomats, a gathering of former Ambassadors / High Commissioners of India, was formed in November 1980 by a group of retired ambassadors, High Commissioners and Secretaries to the Government of India in the Ministry of External Affairs and was registered in 1981 at New Delhi under the Societies Registration Act of 1960.

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From the Current issue
Vol. 10, No. 4  - Oct - Dec 2015 

Debate

External Interventions and Internal Instability in West Asia: Implications for India

Full Text of Debate (and Book Reviews)

 

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Oral History Narratives

Oral History Narratives are accounts of  a tête-à-tête with senior and highly experienced policy makers who have made decisive contributions in the evolution of Indian Foreign Policy and its challenging issues.

The Journal has so far published 32 Oral History Narratives and work is in hand to compile and re-publish these accounts in a book form. Pending publication of the book, and in deference to demand from scholars, an e-compilation has been uploaded.

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Recent Events

 

Matheswaran.jpg22 April 2016: Air Marshal M Matheswaran AVSM VM PhD (Retd), former Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff, presently President, Aerospace Business, Reliance Defence Limited, spoke on "Emerging Contours of Space Security: Options for India"

new6__e0.gifAdvance pre-print version of an article, based on the talk-  to be carried in the forthcoming issue of the IFAJournal

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28 Mar 2016: Contributory Annual Dinner of the Association, at 'Akash' Air Force Mess, Zakir Hussain Marg, New Delhi

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21 Mar 2016: Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Association.

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26 Feb 2016: Panel discussion: Ambassador Ashok Kantha: “China today, its internal dynamics, its external posture and relations with India”; followed by Ambassador T C A Raghavan“China's role in ​Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran”

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28 Jan, 2016: Ambassador T. C. A. Raghavan, till recently High Commissioner of India to Pakistan spoke on "Pakistan: Recent Developments"

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