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106th Session of International Labour Conference

The member States of the ILO meet at the International Labour Conference, held every year in Geneva, Switzerland, in the month of June. Each member...

Mission Innovation and Clean Energy Ministerial Meet

Mission Innovation (MI) is a global initiative designed to accelerate the pace of innovation and make clean energy widely affordable. Led by the public...

India-Pacific Islands Sustainable Development Conference

The ‘India-Pacific Islands Sustainable Development Conference’ hosted by Ministry of External Affairs, India, was held in Suva, Fiji in May 2017. Prime Minister of India,...

India Mobile Congress in News

The Union Minister for Communications Shri Manoj Sinha announced India Mobile Congress 2017 (IMC 2017), country’s first & the biggest platform to bring together...

3rd RCEP Inter-sessional Ministerial Meet: Outcomes

Commerce and Industry Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman led the Indian delegation to the 3rd RCEP Inter-sessional Ministerial Meeting in May 2017 in Hanoi in...

Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a biennial forum for information exchange, discussion of latest developments, knowledge and partnership-building across sectors, with...

Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

A high level Indian delegation headed by Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju is participating in the Global Platform for Disaster...

China’s One Belt One Road Summit

OBOR is an ambitious China’s ambitious development strategy and framework that aims to boost its connectivity and trade that will that will connect Asia,...

Inaugural Meet of WTO Committee on Trade Facilitation

WTO members gathered on 16 May for the inaugural meeting of the Committee on Trade Facilitation, the body responsible for overseeing implementation of the...

G7 Finance Ministers Meet: Outcomes and Highlights

G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors held their meeting at Bari in Italy. In the meeting, they reiterated their commitment to use all policy tools -...

Vienna Energy Forum Meet

Indian Union Minister Power Mr.Piyush Goyal visited Austria from May 10-11, 2017 to participate in the Vienna Energy Forum, which was organized jointly by...

UN Ocean Conference in New York

The high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources...

Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development Meet

The Fourth Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development, organized by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), was held in Bangkok...

New Doctrine of “SAMADHAN’ Launched

Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh carried out a review of the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) situation in the ten LWE affected States. The meeting was...

Outcomes of 30th ASEAN Summit

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, was established on 8 August 1967 in Bangkok, Thailand, with the signing of the ASEAN Declaration...

National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Meet

The 2nd meeting of National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (NPDRR) will be held in New Delhi on the theme ‘Disaster Risk Reduction for Sustainable...

UNESCO Launches Policy Guide on Holocaust and Genocide Prevention

The United Nations educational and cultural agency has launched a first-ever policy guide for education on the Holocaust and, more broadly, genocide and mass...

Meeting of Governing Council of NITI Aayog

At the third meeting of the Governing Council, NITI Aayog, the CEO, NITI, Shri Amitabh Kant, apprised the gathering of the work done by...

Third G20 Framework Working Group Meet

The third G20 Framework Working Group (FWG) meeting was held at Varanasi. The two-day meeting, that took place under the G20 German presidency, was co-hosted by...

National Conference on Innovation ‘Navonmesh’

Union Minister of Human Resources Development, Shri Prakash Javadekar has addressed a three day national conference on innovation (Navonmesh) in school education at NCERT...

World Ocean Festival

With global leaders heading to the United Nations for a major conference in June on the protection and sustainable use of the planet’s oceans,...

BIMSTEC National Security Chiefs Meet

In pursuance to the decisions taken at the BIMSTEC Leaders’ Retreat held in Goa, India, on 16 October 2016, the first meeting of National...

Canada Ratifies Trade Facilitation Agreement

Canada has ratified the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), making it the 103rd WTO member to do so. Only seven more ratifications from members are...

NASA Mission for Astronauts to Grow in Space

NASA is sending a new self-sufficient plant growth system to the International Space Station (ISS) that will help prepare astronauts to grow their own...

National Mission on Cultural Mapping of India

In the year of commemoration of the birth centenary of Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay, who hailed from Mathura district in Uttar Pradesh, the Ministry...

Agriculture Marketing and Farmer Friendly Reforms Index

NITI Aayog has developed the first ever ‘Agriculture Marketing and Farmer Friendly Reforms Index’ to sensitise states about the need to undertake reforms in...