(New Delhi) No Passport for Govt’s Corrupt Babus
Government employees under suspension or granted sanction of prosecution over corruption charges will not be able to get a passport, according to an official order.
The move follows a review of the existing guidelines by the Personnel Ministry, in consultation with the Central Vigilance Commission and the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).
It is required to check the vigilance clearance of such government servants for grant of passport
.All departments have been asked to check as to whether any provision of the section 6(2) of the Passport Act, 1967 is attracted in case of employees who are working under them while obtaining an Indian passport.
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(New Delhi)Gopal Baglay Appointed High Commissioner To SriLanka
Gopal Baglay (IFS:1992) has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
A per Ministry Of External Affairs , Gopal Baglay is expected to take up the assignment shortly.
(New Delhi)New Foreign Secy Shringla Graduated in Cold War Era
Now to Deal With Global Warming
#HarshVardhanShringla( IFS)on assuming charge as #ForeignSecretary said
He entered the Foreign Service during the Cold War and Now entering the Foreign Secretary’s office at a time when global warming has become a pressing concern.
Several other recent opportunities and challenges related to the cyber domain and emerging technologies will also receive attention.
The #MinistryOfExternalAffairs fully appreciates the critical nature of these issues for our country and planet.
He Assured that Under the overall guidance of the Prime Minister and the External Affairs Minister, I will strive to provide the basis for a dynamic and responsive diplomacy, one that is alive to the requirements of a new India.
(New Delhi)India Slammed UK’s Labour Party for Intervening on Indian Kashmir Issue
India slammed the UK’s Labour Party after it passed a resolution calling for international intervention on the Kashmir issue.
Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Wednesday described the Labour Party’s move as an attempt at “pandering to vote-bank interests”.
There is no question of engaging with the Labour Party or its representatives on this issue, he said.
The UK’s opposition Labour Party on Wednesday passed an emergency motion on Kashmir calling for party leader Jeremy Corbyn to seek international observers to “enter” the region and demand the right of self-determination for its people.
[New Delhi]Pak Nervous About India’s Steps On Article 370 in J-K : MEA
Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said steps have been taken keeping in mind the best interests of Jammu and Kashmir.
He asserted Pakistan’s efforts to link peace deal with Kashmir issue have not worked.
“There is a feeling that Pakistan is nervous over India’s initiative in Jammu and Kashmir,” Kumar said.
“Pakistan thinks it will not be able to mislead people if there is development in Jammu and Kashmir,” he said.
His remarks come days after the Indian government scrapped special status for Jammu and Kashmir and split it into two Union territories
[New Delhi]India To Build 200 Maldivian Civil Servants Every Year
The National Center for Good Governance (NCGG), India’s leading civil services training institution, has entered into an MOU with the Maldives Civil Services Commission for capacity building of 1000 Maldives civil servants over the next 5 years. The agreement was signed during the visit of the Prime Minister of India to Male on 8th June 2019.
NCGG will assist the Civil Services Training Institute, a subsidiary of the Civil Service Commission, Maldives to develop training programs and materials, assist in organizing the exchange of experts as needed by the Civil Services Commission.
The Ministry of External Affairs will bear all expenses pertaining to the training program.
[New Delhi] India Dares Pakistan To Act With Nayi Soch Against Terrorism
Spokesperson of Ministry of External Affairs Raveesh Kumar Speaking on Indo Pak Situation said
“If Pakistan claims to be a “naya Pakistan with nayi soch”, it should show “naya action” against terrorist groups and terror infrastructure on its soil and end cross border terrorism in support of its claims”