I am a student of B.A(Honours)Economics 2nd year,and i want to get full information on IFS(Indian foreign service).

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    Hisbanur Rahaman | Contributor-Level 7

    2011-09-08 22:19:17
    OverviewIn September 1946, on the eve of India’s independence, the Government of India decided to create a service called the Indian Foreign Service for India’s diplomatic, consular and commercial representation overseas.The precursor to Indian Foreign Service can be traced back to September 1783 when Foreign Department was established by the British Raj to conduct business with foreign European powers. In 1947, there was a near seamless transformation of the Foreign department of the British India government into what then became the new Ministry of External Affairs and in 1948 the first batch recruited under the combined Civil service e... view more
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    2011-09-08 23:25:25
    Basically its a job among the civilservices and based on the UPSC exam (PRE and Mains) it is one of jobs for this you have to qualify for Civil Services/UPSC Exam
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    2011-09-08 23:11:57
    visit the site civilservicesindia.com for all details

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