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 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...

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;...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

11th WTO Ministerial Conference

WTO’s Eleventh Ministerial Conference (MC11) will take place from 11 to 14 December 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The dates were endorsed at WTO’s...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Re-Constituted Central Advisory Board on Culture

Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister for Culture and Tourism chaired the “First Meeting of the Re-constituted Central Advisory Board on Culture (CABC)”. The members of the...

Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction

Experts and students from across the country will discuss issues related to Disaster Risk Management at three events organized by the School of Planning...

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...

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 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...

BRICS Summit Adopts Goa Declaration

BRICS leaders adopted the Goa Declaration at eight BRICS Summit and an action plan on its implementation. The BRICS leaders have reiterated in their joint...

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...

UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development

Habitat III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development to take place in Quito, Ecuador, from 17 – 20 October...

Meeting of Heads of BIRCS ECAs

The 2nd Meeting of Heads of Export Credit Agencies of BRICS (BRICS ECAs) was held at New Delhi on October 13, 2016. The meeting was...

India at Montreal Protocol Meet

The 28th meeting of Parties to the Montreal Protocol officially opens in Kigali, with more than 1000 delegates from different countries and organisations are...

Brussels Conference on Afghanistan

On 5 October, the European Union and the government of Afghanistan co-hosted the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan. This conference brought together 75 countries and...

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...

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...

Goa Maritime Symposium

The first ever Goa Maritime Symposium was conducted by the Naval War College. Divided into four sub-themes, the symposium conducted over two days evaluated Strengthening...

Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction

India is hosting the Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) in November 2016 at New Delhi in collaboration with the United Nations...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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)...

Islamabad SAARC Summit Postponed

SAARC Summit which was going to be held in Islamabad in Pakistan, has been postponed as four countries out of eight member grouping deciding...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Global Innovation Conference 2017 in Turkey

Istanbul in Turkey will host the 2017 global conference of the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP). The Spain-headquartered IASP is...

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...

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...

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...

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...

5th BIRAC Innovators Meet

BIRAC (Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council), a non-profit Public Sector Enterprise under the aegis of Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India, is organizing...

South Asia Biosafety Conference

13 nations are participating in the South Asia Biosafety Conference (SABC) at Hyderabad, to share international experience amongst scientists and regulators in biotechnology, environmental...

Cauvery Supervisory Committee Meeting

The Cauvery Supervisory Committee in its seventh meeting held in New Delhi under the Chairmanship of Union Water Resources Secretary Shashi Shekhar. It directed Karnataka...

What India said in 17th NAM Summit?

The Vice President of India, M. Hamid Ansari has said that a peaceful global environment is essential for development and for development cooperation; such...

17th NAM Summit in Venezuela

The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) is a group of states which are not formally aligned with or against any major power bloc. Venezuela’s Margarita Island is...

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...

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...

Conference on Citizen Services Delivery System

Mr. C. Viswanath, Secretary, Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances (DARPG), Government of India inaugurated the two-day Regional Conference on ‘Path Breaking and...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 &...

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...

14th ASEAN-India Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the 14th ASEAN-India Summit and the 11th East Asia Summit to be held in Vientiane, Lao PDR on...

World Conservation Congress 2016

Heads of state, policymakers and environmentalists will meet at Hawaii islands for the world's largest gathering aimed at forging a path forward on the...

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...

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...

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...

Fifth Ministerial Meeting of Colombo Process

Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh attended the Fifth Ministerial Meeting of the Colombo Process, a regional meeting on labour mobility, in...

CAPAM Biennial Conference Held

An Indian delegation led by the Secretary, DARPG Mr.C Viswanath visited Malaysia from August 17-20, 2016 to attend the Meeting of General Members of...

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...

National Conference of Investigating Agencies

The 1st National Conference of Investigating Agencies was held in New Delhi. The two-day Conference was inaugurated by the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath...

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...

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...

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 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...

36th International Geological Congress

The 36th International Geological Congress (IGC) will be held in New Delhi in 2020 from November 29 to December 5. The bid by the five...

Outcomes of 10th WTO Ministerial Conference

WTO members concluded their Tenth Ministerial Conference in Nairobi on 19 December by securing an historic agreement on a series of trade initiatives. The “Nairobi...

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.,...

13th India-EU Summit

The 13th India-EU Summit concluded in Brussels without a consensus on a bilateral free trade deal known as the BTIA (Broadbased Trade and Investment...

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)...

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...

National Workshop on Fiscal Decentralization

The Ministry of Panchayati Raj is organizing a two-day National Workshop on “Fiscal Decentralisation and the Role of State Finance Commissions” beginning 18.01.16. In the...

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...