- The Spirit of India Run Jan 26, 2016
- Not Simply a Festival: Looking Beyond India by the Nile May 29, 2014
- India Is—Old & New Jan 31, 2012
- The India Is…Global Video Contest Oct 10, 2011
Navdeep Suri is currently the High Commissioner of India to Australia.
Mr. Suri joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1983 and has served in India’s diplomatic missions in Cairo, Damascus, Washington, Dar es Salaam and London and as India’s Consul General in Johannesburg. He has also headed the West Africa and Public Diplomacy divisions at the Ministry of External Affairs. His innovative use of social media in public diplomacy has received extensive recognition and two prestigious awards.
Mr. Suri speaks Arabic and French, has a Masters degree in Economics and has written on India’s Africa policy, on Public Diplomacy and on the IT outsourcing industry. His English translations of his grandfather Nanak Singh’s classic Punjabi novels have been published by Penguin as The Watchmaker and by Harper Collins as A Life Incomplete.
Mr. Suri is accompanied by his wife Mani who has a degree in Economics and is now an accomplished graphic designer and potter. They have two daughters, a journalist and an avid environmentalist.
Mr. Suri is a 2010 graduate of the CPD Summer Insitute in Public Diplomacy.