Who was foreign secretary under Thatcher?
|Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs||The Lord Carrington||5 May 1979|
|Francis Pym||5 April 1982|
|Sir Geoffrey Howe||11 June 1983|
|John Major||14 June 1989|
Who was foreign secretary before Raab?
|The Right Honourable Dominic Raab MP|
|Prime Minister||Boris Johnson|
|Preceded by||Jeremy Hunt|
|Succeeded by||Liz Truss|
|Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union|
Who was the first woman foreign secretary?
Chokila Iyer is an Indian foreign service officer and India’s first female foreign secretary. She took charge on 14 March 2001 replacing Mr. Lalit Mansingh.
Who was foreign secretary in 2001?
Robert Finlayson Cook (28 February 1946 – 6 August 2005) was a British Labour Party politician, who served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Livingston from 1983 until his death and served in the Cabinet as Foreign Secretary from 1997 until 2001, when he was replaced by Jack Straw.
Who was Margaret Thatcher’s right hand man?
|Sir Bernard Ingham|
|In office 1979 – 28 November 1990|
|Prime Minister||Margaret Thatcher|
|Preceded by||Henry James|
|Succeeded by||Gus O’Donnell|
Who was Foreign Secretary in 1940?
|The Right Honourable The Earl of Avon KG MC PC|
|Preceded by||Winston Churchill|
|Succeeded by||Harold Macmillan|
|Leader of the Conservative Party|
Who is the foreign secretary now?
The performance of the secretary of state is also scrutinised by the Foreign Affairs Select Committee. The foreign secretary position is currently held by Liz Truss MP after her appointment in the September 2021 cabinet reshuffle.
Who is harsh V Singla?
Harsh Vardhan Shringla (born 1962) is an Indian Foreign Service Officer serving as the 33rd and current Foreign Secretary of India, since 29 January 2020. He previously served as the Ambassador of India to the United States of America, High Commissioner to Bangladesh and Ambassador to Thailand.
Who was the first foreign minister?
List of Foreign Ministers
|№||Name||Term of office|
|1||Jawaharlal Nehru||15 August 1947|
|2||Gulzarilal Nanda||27 May 1964|
|3||Lal Bahadur Shastri||9 June 1964|
|4||Swaran Singh||18 July 1964|