BRICS Wellness Workshop

The Ministry of AYUSH, in collaboration with Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), is organizing a two days BRICS Wellness Workshop at...

Meet on Elimination of Malaria in South-East Asia

Union Minister of Health attended the High Level Roundtable on “Accelerating the Elimination of Malaria in the South-East Asia Region”. India has reduced its new...

India Hosts 8th Edition of Theatre Olympics

Dr Mahesh Sharma, Minister for Culture and Tourism announced that 8th edition of the greatest carnival of Theatre in the World will take place...

18th World Congress of Criminology

The 18th edition of World Congress of Criminology would be held in India this year in Sonipat of Haryana. O P Jindal Global University (JGU)...

Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism

India hosted two-day meeting for the Implementation and Assessment Group Meeting of the Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism (GICNT) in New Delhi. Around 150...

New Delhi Declaration on Education

In the 4th meeting of BRICS Education Ministers recently held at New Delhi on 30th September, 2016, BRICS member countries have signed New Delhi...

Donors Pledge to Protect Heritage Sites

In Donors’ Conference on Safeguarding Endangered Cultural Heritage, world donors pledged more than $75 million to protect cultural heritage sites threatened by war destruction...

World Sustainable Development Summit

The President of India Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the first edition of the World Sustainable Development Summit in New Delhi. The theme of the summit is...

Global Innovation Conference in Russia

Major global conference will be held in Moscow under the auspices of the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP). The Spain-headquartered...

Rehabilitation International World Congress

Mr. Thaawarchand Gehlot, the Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment attended the 23rd Rehabilitation International World Congress at Edinburgh, Scotland. The Theme of the...

Agrobiodiversity Congress Adopts Delhi Declaration

The 1st International Agrobiodiversity Congress held in New Delhi from 6th to 9th November, 2016 was attended by 900 participants from 60 countries. Throughout the...

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,...

World’s Largest Digital Initiative Launched

Union HRD Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar inaugurated the world’s largest digital national building initiative “Smart India Hackathon 2017”. Through Smart India Hackathon 2017, HRD ministry...

7th Clean Energy Ministerial Meet (CEM7)

Union Minister for Science & Technology Dr. Harsh Vardhan led the Indian delegation at the 7th Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) and the Inaugural Mission...

National Conference on E-Courts Project

The eCommittee, of the Supreme Court of India in association with the Department of Justice (DoJ) of the Government of India held a two...

Codex Alimentarius Commission Meet: Outcomes

The Codex Alimentarius Commission is a joint intergovernmental body of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and WHO with 187...

Conference on National Pension System

Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) organised a conference on National Pension System (NPS) for Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) at the India...

17th Conference of the Parties to CITES

The 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CITES (CoP17) took place in Johannesburg, South Africa from 24 September to 5 October...

Global Conference to Strengthen Arbitration

The first ever Global Conference to Strengthen Arbitration and Enforcement in India gets underway in New Delhi. The three daylong conference titled, “National Initiative On...

Scientific Advisory Group Meeting on TB

Tuberculosis (TB) is one of India’s severest health crises. It kills two Indians every three minutes and more than 1,000 people every day. India...

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,...

Conference of Asian Harmonization Working Party

Smt. Anupriya Patel, MoS (Health & Family Welfare) recently inaugurated the 22nd conference of Asian Harmonization Working Party (AHWP) at New Delhi. The five day...

‘New India 2022’ Conference

The President of India Ram Nath Kovind presided over a two-day Conference of Governors at Rashtrapati Bhavan. This was the 48th such Conference to...

National Conference on Down Syndrome

Mr. Thaawarchand Gehlot, Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment inaugurated a “National Conference on Down Syndrome” in Delhi. The Conference was organized by The National Trust...

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...

6th BRICS SOM Meet

The 6th BRICS Science & Technology Senior Official Meeting (SOM) was organized at Jaipur. Purpose of the Meet was to provide an overarching vision and...

Biodiversity Conference Adopts Cancun Declaration

More than 190 countries at a major United Nations conference in Mexico have pledged to step up efforts to integrate biodiversity into the policies...

Raisina Dialogue Held: Outcomes of Second Edition

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inauurated the 2nd Raisina Dialogue with a global audience of over 250 international leaders, representatives and thinkers in New Delhi. Raisina Dialogue is...

Heart of Asia Conference in Amritsar

The sixth two-day Heart of Asia (HoA) conference was held in Amritsar. The meeting was inaugurated by president of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani and Prime...

Second India Water Impact Summit 2017

Union Minister for Water Resources Nitin Gadkari addresssed the Second India Water Impact Summit 2017 in New Delhi. The four day summit has been organised...

National Skill Development Mission Meet

The first meeting of the Governing Council of the National Skill Development Mission (NSDM) was held under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The...

86 MoUs Signed in Tourism Summit

The ‘Incredible India Tourism Investors’ Summit (IITIS)- 2016’ is organized by the Ministry of Tourism in partnership with Confederation of Indian Industry and the...

BRICS High Representatives on Security Meeting

BRICS High Representatives responsible for security held their sixth meeting in New Delhi. It was presided over by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. The delegation...

National Biodiversity Congress

“A conference on “Mainstreaming Biodiversity for Sustainable Development” was held at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, as part of the National Biodiversity Congress in February. The issues discussed...

3rd World Trauma Congress

The Health Minister of India Mr. J P Nadda inaugurated the third World Trauma Congress in New Delhi. The Health Minister stated that it was...

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...

World Leaders to Act on Antimicrobial Resistance

World leaders at the meeting at United Nations  decided to give an unprecedented level of attention to curb the spread of infections that are...

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...

BRICS Summit 2017

China has released the theme and the cooperation priorities of the 2017 BRICS Summit which is scheduled to begin in September 2017. The summit will...

India’ Stand in Tenth WTO Conference

The Union Cabinet has given its ex-post facto approval for the approach adopted by India at the Tenth Ministerial Conference of the WTO held...

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...

‘Delhi Declaration’ On Renewable Energy

As many as 21 countries in the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) adopted the ‘Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy’ in the Indian Ocean Region,...

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...

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...

Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism: Latest Developments

Pursuant to the announcement made by Indian Prime Minister at the Nuclear Security Summit held in 2016, Ministry of External Affairs in coordination with...

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,...

5th International Tourism Mart Organised

The 5th International Tourism was organized by the Union Ministry of Tourism in association with the North Eastern States and the State of West...

Incredible India Tourism Summit

Arun Jaitley, Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs inaugurated the “Incredible India Tourism Investors Summit (IITIS)-2016” organized by Ministry of Tourism at Delhi. IITIS is...

International Start-up Conference

An international start-up conference will be held in Hyderabad (Telangana) from September 3 and will see 12,000 participants attending workshops and deliberating on a...

BRICS (Goa) Action Plan: Events

India took note of the following events held under India’s BRICS Chairpersonship before the Goa Summit. Meetings of Parliamentarians & Ministers 1. BRICS Women Parliamentarians’ Forum(20-21...

World Conference on Environment

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the ‘World Conference on Environment’ organized by the National Green Tribunal in New Delhi. The conference was held under...

6th BRICS Health Ministers Meet

Delhi Communiqué was issued at the end of the two-day 6th BRICS Health Ministers’ meet that was held in New Delhi recently. The BRICS countries,...

Meeting of Central Advisory Board of Education

The 64th Meeting of the Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) was held under the Chairmanship of Union Human Resource Minister Prakash Javadekar. The House...

International Conference on AYUSH and Wellness

The First Ever International Conference on AYUSH and Wellness ‘Arogya 2017’ was inaugurated in New Delhi. ‘Arogya 2017’ has been jointly organized by Ministry of...

India International Seafood Show

India International Seafood Show (IISS) was held at Vishakhapatnam. It was organised by the Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) and Seafood Exporters Association of...

India Pharma & India Medical Device International Conference

The 2nd edition of India Pharma & India Medical Device International Conference was held in Bengaluru. The three day event, with the Vision - ‘For...

WTO Informal Ministerial Meeting at Marrakesh

At an informal ministerial gathering in Marrakesh took place on on 9-10 October. It was hosted by Morocco and Argentina. The meeting was held in...

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank 3rd Annual Meeting

India will host the 3rd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of AIIB at Mumbai on 25th and 26th June 2018. The Theme of...

SCO Heads Meeting on Prevention of Emergency

9th Meeting of Heads of Governments of SCO dealing with the prevention and elimination of emergency situation was held recently in Cholpon- Ata in Kyrgyz...

Science Conclave Inaugurated in Assam

Assam State Science & Technology Councils two days annual conclave has been inaugurated in Guwahati city. It has been organised by Assam Science Technology &...

22nd World Petroleum Congress

The 22nd World Petroleum Congress was held in İstanbul (Turkey) on 9-13 July, 2017. World Petroleum Council conducts the triennial World Petroleum Congress, covering all...

New York Declaration Adopted

With more people forced to flee their homes than at any time since World War II, world leaders came together at the United Nations...

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...

International Summit on Medical Value Travel

Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India is now organizing the second edition of ‘Advantage Health Care India 2016 (AHCI 2016)’, an International...

ASEAN Regional Forum HDUCI Meet

The 20th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) – Heads of Defence Universities / Colleges / Institutions Meet (HDUCIM) concluded in New Delhi. The participating nations reinforced...

India-UK Tech Summit

New Delhi will host India-UK tech summit in November this year which aims to bring together leaders in government, industry and research from both...

BRICS Ministers of Foreign Ministers Meet in China

The Foreign Ministers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, met in June 2017 in Beijing, China. The Ministers commend the fruitful cooperation forged...

Habitat III Conference Adopts New Urban Agenda

A major conference on the future of the world’s cities and towns, known as Habitat III, has wrapped up in Quito, Ecuador, with delegations...

BIRAC Innovators Meet

BIRAC (Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council) is organizing the 5th Innovators Meet on 22-23 September 2016 in New Delhi. The theme of the meet would...

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...

India and Marrakesh Climate Conference

The main thrust of COP 22 was to develop rules for operationalizing the Paris agreement and advance work on Pre-2020 actions. India, led by...

Conference on Heritage Rail Tourism Organised

Heritage Rail Tourism Conference was organized by Indian Railways at National Rail Museum, New Delhi jointly with Asia Pacific Heritage & Rail Tourism Organization...

National Dam Safety Conference

Third National Dam Safety Conference organized by Central Water Commission in association with Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam and IIT Roorkee concluded at Roorkee. The conference...

Rabi Conference in New Delhi

The National Conference on Agriculture for Rabi Campaign 2016 will be held on 15th-16th September 2016 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. Union Minister of Agriculture...

G20 Summit Adopts ‘Hangzhou Action Plan’

The 2016 G20 Hangzhou summit was the eleventh meeting of the Group of Twenty (G20). It was held on 4–5 September 2016 in the...

WTO Ministerial Decision on Fisheries Subsidies: Highlights

WTO members wrapped up their 11th Ministerial Conference (MC11) in Buenos Aires on 13 December with a commitment from members to secure a deal...

Indus Water Commission Talks Held

Indian and Pakistani officials wrapped up a two-day meeting of the Indus Water Commission (IWC). A 10-member Indian delegation took part in the meeting...

Steps Taken To Eliminate Kala-Azar

To achieve the Kala-azar elimination goal by 2017 set by the WHO, the following steps have been taken: 1. National Roadmap for Kala-azar Elimination (2014)...

Indian Ocean Rim Association Leaders’ Summit

Vice President of India Mohammad Hamid Ansari represented India in the 1st Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Leaders’ Summit in Jakarta. Commemorating the 20th Anniversary...

Business and Climate Change Summit 2017

The Business & Climate Summit is the leading annual forum for businesses, investors and policymakers on climate action. It is where business and governments...

Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

The three-day Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) 2016 came to an end with the adoption of the ‘New Delhi Declaration’ and...

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...

International Buddhist Conference

The Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader, inaugurated a three-day international Buddhist conference in Nalanda district in Bihar. The Indian government is sponsoring the conference, titled...

India-ASEAN Youth Summit

The India-ASEAN Youth Summit was held in Bhopal recently. The event was organised by Indian Foreign Ministry, Madhya Pradesh government and India Foundation. It aptly reflects...

37th Meeting of the National Capital Region Planning Board

The 37th meeting of the National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) was held in New Delhi. The meeting chaired by Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of...

International Conference on Investor Protection

Securities and Exchange Board of India in collaboration with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) will organise an international conference in February. The...

3rd International Yoga Conference

The third International Conference on Yoga was inaugurated by Indian Vice President, M Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi. The theme of the conference this...

1st BRICS Young Scientists Conclave

The Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India, under the BRICS framework, is hosting a five day event where a group of...

Arsenic Problem in Ground Water and its Remediation

Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti addressed a workshop on Arsenic problem in ground water and its remediation...

Indian Seed Congress

The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Radha Mohan Singh inaugurated the Indian Seed Congress – 2017, in Kolkata. The theme of Seed Congress...

5th International Buddhist Conclave

With a view to showcasing and projecting the Buddhist heritage and pilgrim sites of India, the Ministry of Tourism is organizing the “5th International...

BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise

India is hosting the first BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise 2017 in October this year. The Government of India has entrusted the responsibility of organizing the...

Symposium on Energy Efficiency ‘INSPIRE 2017’

The first edition of the International Symposium to Promote Innovation & Research in Energy Efficiency (INSPIRE 2017) was held at Jaipur. The five-day symposium was...

All India Wheat and Barley Research Workers’ Meet

Union Minister for Agriculture Radha Mohan Singh attended the 56th All India Wheat and Barley Research Workers’ Meet (2017) organized at the Banaras Hindu...

Asia Pacific Metrology Programme Meet in India

The 33rd Asia Pacific Metrology Program General Assembly and Related Meetings 2017 (APMP GA 2017) was held at CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi. On this...

Outcomes of Cancun Declaration Point Wise

On 3 December, countries adopted the Cancun Declaration, named after the Mexican city where the 13th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to...

Conference ‘International Arogya 2017’

“International Arogya 2017”, the first international conference and exhibition on AYUSH and wellness systems organized by Ministry of AYUSH, Ministry of Commerce & Industry...

12th Indo-US Economic Summit

Being organized for the 12th consecutive year, the Indo-US Economic Summit is the one stop platform for all Indo-US policy, business and trade deliberations. It...

6th International Tourism Mart

The 6th International Tourism Mart (ITM) was held in Guwahati, Assam. The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in association with the North Eastern States...

International Buddhist Conclave Starts

Union Minister Mahesh Sharma inaugurated the five-day 'International Buddhist Conclave' in New Delhi. India is the birthplace of Buddhism and it has a very rich...