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French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs calls on PM


Newdelhi:15/12/18:H. E. Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. The Prime Minister conveyed his heartfelt condolences for the victims of the recent terrorist attack in Strasbourg in France, and said that India stands with France in the fight against terrorism. The Prime Minister warmly recalled the State Visit ...

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Bilateral Annual Haj 2019 Agreement between India and Saudi Arabia Signed at Jeddah


Newdelhi:13/12/18:Union Minister for Minority Affairs, Government of India Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi,  and Haj and Umrah Minister of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dr Mohammad Saleh bin Taher Benten signed bilateral annual Haj 2019 agreement between India and Saudi Arabia at Jeddah today. Shri Naqvi said that the Saudi Arabia Government has always played active and effective role to ensure safety ...

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Russia calls for enabling laws to fully tap India-Russia cooperation potential

The Speaker, Lok Sabha, Smt. Sumitra Mahajan and the Chairman of the State Duma, Russian Federation, Mr. Vyacheslav Volodin at the Fifth Session of India - Russian Inter Parliamentary Commission, in New Delhi on December 10, 2018.

Newdelhi:11/12/18:The Chairman of ‘Duma’ of the Russian Parliament, Mr. Vyacheslav Volodin called for an enabling legislative framework to fully tap the immense potential of bilateral cooperation between India and Russia. A 30 member high level Russian Parliamentary delegation led by Chairman of the State Duma (counterpart of the Lok Sabha) of the Russian Parliament, called on the Vice President and ...

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India presents 9-point agenda on fugitive economic offenders at G20 summit

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi meeting the President of European Commission, Mr. Jean-Claude Juncker and the President of European Council, Mr. Donald Tusk, at the G20 Summit, in Buenos Aires, Argentina on December 01, 2018.

Newdelhi;1/12/18;India on Friday presented a nine-point agenda to G20 member nations calling for strong and active cooperation among them to comprehensively deal with fugitive economic offenders.The agenda was presented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the second session of the G20 Summit on international trade, international financial and tax systems“Cooperation in legal processes such as effective freezing of the proceeds ...

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Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup kicked off with a laser show and fire crackers


  Bhubaneswar:27/11/18: The world is here and the hockey craze at its zenith. The iconic Kalinga Stadium this evening dipped in vibrant colours after the grand opening ceremony of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup kicked off with a laser show with drones and fire crackers adding to the electrifying atmosphere. No sooner than the chief Minister Naveen Patnaik declared ...

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India gets UN Environment award for combating transboundary environmental crime


Newdelhi:22/11/18:United Nation Environment has awarded Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB), Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India with Asia Environment Enforcement Awards, 2018 for excellent work done by the Bureau in combating transboundary environmental crime. Congratulating the Bureau Union Environment Minister said that the Asia Environmental Enforcement Award, recognizes the excellent work done by Government officials and teams from ...

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President of India in Vietnam; addresses Vietnam-India business forum


Hanoi:19/11/18:The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, reached Hanoi today (November 19, 2018) as part of his two-nation state visit to Vietnam and Australia. Later in the afternoon, the President addressed the Vietnam-India Business Forum in the Vietnamese capital. Speaking at the Business Forum event, the President said India and Vietnam are old civilisational friends, and trade is a ...

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Tanzania (Zanzibar) Minister for Public Service & Good Governance calls on Dr Jitendra Singh


Newdelhi:16/11/18:The Minister for Public Service & Good Governance, Law & Justice, Government of Tanzania (Zanzibar), Mr Haroun Ali Suleiman called on Union Minister of State for Personnel, Dr Jitendra Singh here yesterday and discussed India’s experience with good practices in governance as well as possibilities of exchange programmes at academic level with Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussoorie ...

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9th Session of the India – Kyrgyz IGC held in New Delhi


Newdelhi:16/11/18:The 9th Session of the India-Kyrgyz Inter-Governmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technological Cooperation (IK-IGC) was held on 15-16 November, 2018 in New Delhi and concluded today with signing of Protocol. The IK-IGC was co-chaired by The Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, and Mr. Kosmosbek Cholponbaev, Minister of Health, Government of the Kyrgyz Republic. India and ...

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NITI Aayog organizes South Asian Regional Conference on Urban Infrastructure


  Newdelhi:15/11/18:  NITI Aayog, the premier think tank of the Government of India, partnered with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to host a South Asian regional conference at PravasiBharatiya Kendra in the capital today to discuss the key issues, perspectives and the way forward in the ...

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