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Biden nominates Indian-American diplomat Rachna Sachdeva as envoy for Mali


Washington, DC: President Joe Biden has nominated Indian-American diplomat Rachna Sachdeva Korhonen as his envoy to Mali, the White House has said, the third such nomination of an Indian-American in over a month. A career member of the US Foreign Service, Korhonen currently serves as Deputy Assistant Secretary and the Executive Director of the combined Executive...

Indian American diplomat Puneet Talwar nominated US envoy to Morocco


Washington, DC: President Joe Biden has announced his intent to nominate Indian-origin diplomat Puneet Talwar as the country’s ambassador to Morocco, the second such nomination of an Indian-American in a week.  Talwar, who is currently a Senior Advisor at the State Department, has held senior national security and foreign policy positions in the State Department,...

More than 20 Indian-Americans named in Biden’s Agency Review Teams

Post Date: November 12, 2020

Washington, DC: US President-elect Joe Biden has named more than 20 Indian-Americans as members, including three as team leads, to his agency review teams (ARTs) that are responsible for evaluating the operations of the key federal agencies in the current administration to ensure smooth transfer of power. Biden's transition team said this is one of the most...