People

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H. H. S. Viswanathan

Earlier, he was a member of the Indian Foreign Service for 34 years. He has a long and diverse experience in International relations and Diplomacy. His foreign assignments include Belgium, Zaire, Czechoslovakia, Germany, China, Italy, Cote d' Ivoire, USA and Nigeria. He was the Head of Mission (Amba>>

H. K. Dua

Mr. H K Dua is a member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha); Nominated by the President.He has been Media Advisor to two Prime Ministers-Mr Atal Behari Vajpayee and Mr H.D. Deve Gowda, both belonging to different parties. He is former Ambassador of India to Denmark.He is a Member of the Standing Com>>

Harish Venugopalan

Mr. Venugopalan currently work as a Research Assistant at ORF. His area of specialization is conflict management and he is studying conflicts in Africa at the moment.

Harsh V. Pant

Professor Harsh V Pant is a Distinguished Fellow and Head of ORF’s Strategic Studies programme. He holds a joint appointment with the Department of Defence Studies and King's India Institute as Professor of International Relations. He is also a Non-Resident Fellow with the Wadhwani Chair in US-Ind>>

Himani Pant

Himani Pant is a Research Assistant at ORF’s Strategic Studies Program. Her research focuses on Foreign Policy of Russia and the European Union.