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...

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...

BRICS Meet Adopts Delhi Declaration

'New Declaration on Education' was adopted in the 4th Meeting of BRICS Ministers of Education in New Delhi, on September 30, 2016. The BRICS Ministers...

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...

UN World Conference on Tourism and Culture

Indian Culture Minster Dr. Mahesh Sharma led the Indian delegation to the second UN World Tourism Organization/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture, with...

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...

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...

Outcomes of 14th UNCTAD Ministerial Conference

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) is a subsidiary organ of the United Nations General Assembly, established in 1964 to promote...

Conference on National Academic Depository

A National Conference for awareness on National Academic Depository was held in New Delhi. The securities depositories in the country have already made dematerialization of...

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...

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...

International Workshop on Physics of Semiconductor Devices

Solid State Physics Laboratory (SSPL), a premier semiconductor research laboratory of DRDO organised the 19th International Workshop on Physics of Semiconductor Devices (IWPSD 2017)...

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...

Nuclear Security Summit 2016: Highlights

The Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) is a world summit, aimed at preventing nuclear terrorism around the globe. The first summit was held in Washington, D.C.,...

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...

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,...

‘Border Protection Grid’ in News

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired a meeting with the Chief Ministers of the Indo-Bangladesh Border (IBB) States, in Kolkata. He highlighted the concept of...

International Conference on Ground Water

Union Minister for Water Resources Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the 7th International Ground Water Conference on Ground Water vision 2030 in New Delhi. The conference has...

Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Hyderabad

India and US will be co-hosting the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) at Hyderabad from 28-30 November, 2017. The Summit is a unique opportunity for bringing...

International Conference on Sports Medicine

The First International Conference on Sports Medicine and Sports Sciences SAICON 2017, organized by Sports Authority of India was inaugurated in New Delhi by the...

Annual Maritime Power Conference Organised

The National Maritime Foundation (NMF) conducted its Annual Maritime Power Conference-2017 at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) Auditorium, Development Enclave, New...

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...

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...

Berlin Agriculture Ministers Conference

The Global Forum for Food and Agriculture Berlin was organized by the Germany Ministry of Food and Agriculture will take place from 19th January to...

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...

Delhi Declaration on Heritage and Democracy

19th triennial General Assembly of International Council for Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) was held at New Delhi. The Indian National Committee of ICOMOS hosted this General...

Outcomes: BRICS Environment Ministers Meet

The second BRICS Environment Ministers meeting was held in Goa. This meeting was preceded by one-day of official level discussions between these countries. The Environment...

Eleventh WTO Ministerial Conference: Outcomes

The Eleventh Ministerial Conference (MC11) took place from 10 to 13 December 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was chaired by Minister Susana Malcorra...

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...

BRICS Urbanisation Forum Meet

Vizag in Andhra Pradesh will host the third BRICS Urbanisation Forum meet on 14 September. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will inaugurate the...

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...

6th International Geriatric Orthopaedic Conference

The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the 6th International Geriatric Orthopaedic Society of India Conference at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences,...

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...

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...

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...

First International Sikh Conclave

Three-day international Sikh conclave will be held in Patna Sahib from September 22. Eminent people including scholars, artists, businessmen, politicians from India and countries like...

East Asia Summit Held

The East Asia Summit (EAS) is a forum held annually by leaders of, initially, 16 countries in the East Asian, Southeast Asian and South...

First Meeting of National Skill Development Mission

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...

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...

Regional Economic Trade Committee Meet

The 19th round of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Trade Negotiating Committee (TNC) meetings and other related meetings were held in July 2017...

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...

South Asian Speakers Summit

The two-day South Asian Speakers Summit was inaugurated by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan at Indore in Madhya Pradesh. The speakers discussed achieving sustainable goals,...

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...

BRICS Media Forum Meet Held: Outcomes

The inaugural session of the BRICS Media Forum has been held in the Chinese capital, Beijing (Cai Mingzhao). The BRICS media forum is the result...

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...

African Development Bank Meeting in India

India will be hosting the next Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group at Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre, Ahmedabad from May 22...

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...

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...

1st BRICS Trade Fair Took Place

The 1st BRICS Trade Fair was organized at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi from 12-14 October 2016. The BRICS Trade Fair was completely an interactive...

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...

International Spice Conference

Kerala’s capital Thiruvananthapuram is hosting the second edition of the International Spice Conference. Conference discuss effective strategies and innovative technologies to improve the livelihood of farmers;...

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...

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...

Moscow Talks On Afghanistan

A renewed attempt at finding a peaceful end to the lingering unrest in conflict-ridden Afghanistan held in Moscow. Consultations on Afghan issues were held in...

International Smart Grid Action Network

The Ministry of Power, Government of India is hosting the 13th Executive Committee (ExCo) Meeting of the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) at...

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...

WTO Aid for Trade Global Review 2017

Global Review 2017 of Aid for Trade, “Promoting Trade, Inclusiveness and Connectivity For Sustainable Development” was held at the WTO in Geneva in July...

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...

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 -...

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...

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...

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...

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...

SAARC Statistical Organisation Heads’ Meet

Minister for Statistics and Programme Implementation D.V. Sadananda Gowda inaugurated the 8th Meeting of Heads of SAARC Statistical Organizations (SAARCSTAT) in New Delhi. The three-day...

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...

World Heritage Beech Forests Conference

The World Heritage Beech Forests Conference was held in Vienna, Austria on 23 July 2018. Eighty-four participants from 15 States Parties came to discuss...

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...

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...

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...

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...

‘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...

Aqua Goa Mega Fish Festival

Union Minister for Agriculture inaugurated the Aqua Goa Mega Fish Festival, 2017, organized at SAG Campal Ground, Panaji, Goa. India is second largest fish producer...

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...

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...

Outcomes of Meeting with Trade Unions

The Minister for Labour and Employment has held meetings with Central Trade Union leaders wherein detailed discussions were held in regard to their charter...

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...

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...

Conference of Power Ministers of States: Outcomes

The Conference of Power and New & Renewable Energy Ministers of States and UTs was held recently. It was chaired by the Union Minister...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Dialogue Between NITI Aayog and China Institute

The 3rd edition of the Dialogue between the NITI Aayog and the Development Research Council of China, the DRC- NITI Aayog Dialogue was held...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

International Conference on Electronic Governance

10th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, ICEGOV-2017 was held in New Delhi. Centred round the theme of ‘Building Knowledge Society: From Digital...

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...

India Sanitation Conference

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered the inaugural address at INDOSAN the India Sanitation Conference in New Delhi. The Prime Minister emphasized that cleanliness is...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

WTO Aid for Trade Global Review

The sixth Aid for Trade Global Review was heldat the WTO on 11-13 July 2017. The Aid for Trade initiative was launched in 2005...

Incredible India Tourism Investment Summit

“Incredible India Tourism Investment Summit (IITIS) - 2016” is being organized by the Ministry of Tourism in New Delhi’s Vigyan Bhawan from September 21...

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,...

PM Presents Agenda to Counter Terrorism

Leaders of the G20 countries representing two-thirds of the world's population met in Germany's Hamburg to discuss the important issues like terrorism, sustainable development,...