A ROBUST,PRAGMATIC and PRACTICAL FOREIGN POLICY FOR INDIA ….PANEL DISCUSSION

The Indo American Friendship Association organised a panel discussion with some top brains of the country at India International Centre .Ambassador Surender Kumar opened the session with Mr H K Dua as the Chairman .Interesting views were put forth by Prof WPS Sidhu,SEnior Fellow,Brookings and Amb.Lalit Mansingh,former Foreign Secretary to UK and USA.DR Shashi Tharoor ,hailing from the Congress expressed mixed views and hopes.Management guru Gurucharan Das showed optimism in Mr

 

 

IMG_2314Modis new government .
To sum up ,the air was full of positivity and hope .As I was present at Mr Modis swearing in ceremony I added a comment that the aura of Mr Modi was immense at Rashtrapati Bhavan and the Head of States who attended the ceremony brought with them a ray of hope for a promising new relationship between India and its neighbours !

Cultural events with Ministry of culture

Two talks back to back in New Delhi with Minister of External Affairs Mr Salman Khurshid and Sonal Mansingh presiding one which was an interseting attempt by Vikram showcasing the journey of Indian Classical Music with a showreel.
The second event was a talk ‘Kabeera Khada Bazaar mein ‘brainchild of Surender KumarDSC05122

DSC05118DSC05113 with the support of Ministry of Culture .Seen were Ratan Kaul,Reeta khanna,Ashok chakradhar ,Kavita ashok ,Deepali khanna and Kumud Dewan .