Articles about Indian Foreign Service

Calling anti-CAA protests 'sinister', 150 prominent citizens write to President

18 Feb 2020

India
Calling anti-CAA protests 'sinister', 150 prominent citizens write to President

As protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act continue, over 150 prominent citizens have written to President Ram Nath Kovind in favor of the legislation.

#CareerBytes: UPSC CSE 2020- Important dates and details to know

18 Dec 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: UPSC CSE 2020- Important dates and details to know

Every year, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the Civil Services Examination (CSE) for recruiting candidates to various Civil Services of India.

#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

14 Nov 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

The Indian Foreign Service (IFS) is one of the most coveted Civil Services in India just like other premier ones like Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Indian Police Service (IPS).

Foundation course, UPSC rank to determine IAS/IPS/IFS cadre allotment

27 Jul 2019

Career
Foundation course, UPSC rank to determine IAS/IPS/IFS cadre allotment

According to reports, Narendra Modi-led Central government has now decided that ranking in the civil services exam will no longer serve as the sole determinant in the process of allotment of services to candidates selected by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

Five IFS officers who became Ambassadors at a young age

23 Jul 2019

Career
Five IFS officers who became Ambassadors at a young age

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), one of the most challenging exams, is conducted for recruitment to various Civil Services, including Indian Foreign Service (IFS).

Career Bytes: IAS or IFS- Which one should you choose?

09 Jul 2019

India
Career Bytes: IAS or IFS- Which one should you choose?

Joining the Indian Civil Services is a dream for many youngsters. The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) are two of the most prestigious and coveted services.

#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

18 Jun 2019

India
#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

The Indian Foreign Service (IFS) is one of the most coveted Civil Services in India just like other premier ones like Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Indian Police Service (IPS).

Here's how you can access UPSC CSE 2018 marksheet

15 Apr 2019

India
Here's how you can access UPSC CSE 2018 marksheet

The Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) has released the marks of the recommended candidates in the Civil Services Examination 2018 on April 13.

#CareerBytes: Interesting facts about UPSC IAS exam and preparation

04 Mar 2019

India
#CareerBytes: Interesting facts about UPSC IAS exam and preparation

Every year, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the Civil Services Examination (CSE) for recruitment to various civil services posts.

#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

27 Nov 2018

India
#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

The Indian Foreign Service (IFS) is one of the most coveted Civil Services in India just like other premier ones like Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Indian Police Service (IPS).

Far greater India-UK cooperation on issue of fugitives: Indian envoy

28 Oct 2018

World
Far greater India-UK cooperation on issue of fugitives: Indian envoy

India's outgoing High Commissioner to the UK, YK Sinha, believes he is concluding his tenure at a time when there is far greater cooperation between both governments.

Life of an IFS officer: Roles, functions, salary-structure and perks

28 Oct 2018

India
Life of an IFS officer: Roles, functions, salary-structure and perks

Indian Foreign Services (IFS) is one of the premiere civil services under the Government of India.

UN Security Council needs to be reformed without delay: India

10 Oct 2018

World
UN Security Council needs to be reformed without delay: India

India has said that the UN Security Council needs to be reformed without delay or else it'll be left to nurse its self-inflicted wounds of "diminishing relevance" like terrorism, armed conflicts, and climate change.

What does an Indian Foreign Services (IFS) officer do?

05 Oct 2018

India
What does an Indian Foreign Services (IFS) officer do?

Indian Foreign Services or IFS is one of the premiere civil services under the Government of India.

Upper age-limit for civil services exam fixed at 32: Government

03 Aug 2018

India
Upper age-limit for civil services exam fixed at 32: Government

The government has informed the Rajya Sabha that it has decided on an upper age limit of 32 years as of August 1, 2018, for the Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the UPSC.

Arvind Saxena appointed acting UPSC chief to replace Vinay Mittal

10 Jun 2018

India
Arvind Saxena appointed acting UPSC chief to replace Vinay Mittal

Union Public Service Commission member Arvind Saxena has been appointed as the acting Chairman of the Commission from June 20.

No paper-admit card for June 3 civil services prelims: UPSC

07 May 2018

India
No paper-admit card for June 3 civil services prelims: UPSC

Candidates appearing for the preliminary examination of the June 3 civil services will not be issued a physical copy of admit cards but will have to download it and carry a printout with them, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) said today.

Admit cards for 2018 UPSC Prelims are out

07 May 2018

India
Admit cards for 2018 UPSC Prelims are out

With less than a month to go for the UPSC Prelims 2018, the Union Public Service Commission has released admit cards for candidates.

UPSC 2017 final results declared; Hyderabad's Anudeep Durishetty tops list

27 Apr 2018

India
UPSC 2017 final results declared; Hyderabad's Anudeep Durishetty tops list

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the much-awaited final results of the Civil Services Examination 2017 and Hyderabad candidate Anudeep Durishetty has topped the list.

2018 UPSC exam notification is out: All you should know

08 Feb 2018

India
2018 UPSC exam notification is out: All you should know

The notification for the 2018 UPSC exam is out. The prelim will be held on June 3, and the deadline to apply is March 6.

UPSC Prelims on June 3, notification to be out tomorrow

06 Feb 2018

India
UPSC Prelims on June 3, notification to be out tomorrow

The UPSC is scheduled to issue notification for its 2018 Civil Services exam tomorrow on its official website.

UPSC 2018: Prelims on June 3, notification out in February

17 Aug 2017

India
UPSC 2018: Prelims on June 3, notification out in February

The UPSC has just released its 2018 test calendar. The prelims will be held on June 3.

Parliamentary Panel for External Affairs

04 Aug 2016

India
Parliamentary Panel for External Affairs

The Shashi Tharoor-led Parliamentary Committee on External Affairs expressed concerns over the deteriorating quality of Indian Foreign Service (IFS) recruits.