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BRICS Partnership for Strengthening Agro Biodiversity for Food and Nutrition Security

Newdelhi:14/8/21:The Ministers of Agriculture of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the People’s Republic of China, and the Republic of South Africa deliberated virtually on the theme “BRICS Partnership for Strengthening Agro Biodiversity for Food and Nutrition Security”. The implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development noted that BRICS countries are well-positioned to take a leading ...

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Book Exhibition by Black Eagle Books at Columbus Metropolitan Library, Ohio USA

Ohio:6/8/21: Black Eagle Books (BEB), a US-based publication house is dedicated to facilitating the propagation and preservation of Odia/Indian literature globally. BEB has been actively publishing and distributing Odia/Indian books since April 2019. A total number of 180 titles have been published till date. To take this effort to the next level, BEB has decided to exhibit its books in ...

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Meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and The Hon Tony Abbott, Australian PM’s Special Trade Envoy for India

New Delhi:5/8/21: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today met former Australian Prime Minister The Hon Tony Abbott who is visiting India from 2-6 August 2021 in his capacity of Australian Prime Minister’s Special Trade Envoy for India. The two leaders discussed ways to further strengthen bilateral trade, investment and economic cooperation to realize the full potential of the India-Australia Comprehensive ...

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Koshli language short film ‘Mask: 2 has won two prestigious International awards

Bhubaneswar:3/8/21:At a time when the mask has become a new normal amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a short film named ‘Mask: 2, under the banner of Social Image Production by Nila Mohapatra in Koshli language.  which was directed by a senior officer of the Odisha Administrative Service (OAS), Dr. Shweta Kumar Dash, has won two prestigious international awards, one is in ...

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India’s total services exports have increased twelve fold in last two decades to touch US$ 205 bn

Newdelhi:31/7/21:Union Commerce & Industry Minister Shri Piyush Goyal today said that the services sector holds a lot of promise in aiding economic recovery during the post Covid period. Addressing the ‘2nd Indo-US Services Summit’, organised by Indo American Chamber of Commerce (IACC), Shri Goyal observed that India and the US are working towards peace and stability across the world. He ...

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For the first time, Agri Exporters from the remote Districts of India connected to the international buyers from USA, the UAE, and Japan

Newdelhi:30/7/21:Under the Districts as Export Hubs initiative, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) under Department of Commerce in partnership with the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) and Invest India conducted a 2 Day Virtual Outreach Event connecting exporters from the Districts to the buyers outside India. Following the opening ceremony, a virtual trade fair was ...

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U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Newdelhi:28/7/21:U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier today. Secretary Blinken conveyed greetings of President Biden and Vice President Harris to the Prime Minister. He briefed Prime Minister on his fruitful exchanges with EAM and NSA earlier in the day and expressed strong commitment to further deepen India US strategic relations in various sectors including ...

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Opening ceremony of Tokyo Olympics 2021concludes at Tokyo Stadium

Tokyo:23/7/21:The Tokyo 2020 Games were inaugurated by Japanese Emperor Naruhito, who became the third member of his family to do so, a month after raising worries about the likely spread of coronavirus during the Olympics. Locals strolling about the gorgeous National Stadium were denied access owing to the crowd control prohibition, despite the fact that guests from all around the ...

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Call on Prime Minister by PGA-elect and Foreign Minister of the Maldives Abdulla Shahid

Newdelhi:23/7/21:The President-elect of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and Foreign Minister of the Maldives, H.E. Abdulla Shahid, called on Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today. H.E. Abdulla Shahid is visiting India in his capacity as President-elect of the 76th session of the UNGA, following the election held in New York on July 7, 2021. Prime ...

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BRICS Labour & Employment Ministers’ Declaration adopted

Newdelhi:15/7/21:Union Minister for Labour & EmploymentShriBhupenderYadavchaired the BRICS Labour & Employment Ministers’ Meetingtoday under India’s Presidency. Ministers of the member countries viz. Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africaparticipated in the meeting.   India organized the BRICS Labour & Employment Ministers’ Meetingto exchange views on the impact of Covid-19 on global labour market, enhance information sharing, discuss and agree upon ...

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