Category Archives: Events

Union Culture Minister launches Indian Culture Portal

Union Culture Minister launches Indian Culture Portal

PIB News Update:The Union Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (IC), Shri Prahlad Singh Patel launched the Indian Culture web portal today in New Delhi. The Indian Culture portal was envisioned by the Ministry of Culture and was developed by a team from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay while the curation of the data has been done by Indira… Read More

MoD | Series of webinars as run up to DefExpo 2020

DefExpo India- 2020

PIB News Update: Ministry of Defence (MoD) is organising a series of web seminars (webinars) from December 10, 2019 (1500 Hrs to 1600 Hrs IST) in the run up to DefExpo 2020. The 11th edition of the biennial flagship event will be held in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow between February 05-08, 2020. The webinars will be conducted by leading luminaries namely Secretary,… Read More

AYUSH | Symposium on “Scope of Science of Ayurveda in Global Health”

Symposium on “Scope of Science of Ayurveda in Global Health”

PIB News Update: The Ambassadors/High Commissioners and Diplomats from various Missions at New Delhi of 61 countries attended the Symposium on Scope of Science of Ayurveda in Global Health being organised by Ministry of AYUSH in coordination with Ministry of External Affairs today at New Delhi. The Minister of External Affairs Dr.Subramanyam Jaishankar… Read More

Dept of Space | PSLV successfully launches RISAT-2BR1 & 9 commercial satellites in its 50th flight

PSLV successfully launches RISAT-2BR1

PIB News Update: India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, in its fiftieth flight (PSLV-C48), successfully launched RISAT-2BR1 along with nine commercial satellites from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota, .

PSLV-C48 lifted-off at 1525 Hrs (IST) from the First Launch Pad. After 16 minutes and 23 seconds, RISAT-2BR1 was successfully… Read More

BIMSTEC International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems in New Delhi

International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems” for BIMSTEC

PIB News Update:The three day ‘International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems’ for BIMSTEC countries organized by the Department of Agricultural Research & Education, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmer’s Welfare and Indian Council of Agricultural Research began today in New Delhi. Participants from all the Seven BIMSTEC Countries viz.… Read More

MoD | Opening Ceremony for Indo- Russian Joint Tri Service Exercise INDRA-2019

Indo- Russian Joint Tri Service Exercise INDRA-2019

Opening Ceremony for INDO-RUSSIAN Joint Tri Service Exercise INDRA-2019: Opening ceremony for the second edition of bilateral tri-service Exercise INDRA – 2019 between India and Russia was conducted on 11 December 2019 at Babina, Uttar Pradesh. Lieutenant General DS Ahuja, Chief of Staff Southern Command along with Major General Tsekov Oleg, Commander… Read More

Jal Shakti | 4th India Water Impact Summit

Jal Shakti Minister addresses the 4th India Water Impact Summit

PIB News Update: The Union Minister of Jal Shakti, Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawathas said there has been a massive improvement in the Clean Ganga Mission during the last five years.

“Recently, a massive river rafting expedition called ‘Ganga Aamantran Abhiyan’ was launched from Devprayag on 10th October, 2019. The expedition covered around 2,500 KM length… Read More

MoEFCC | India Pavilion at COP-25 in Madrid, Spain celebrating “150 Years the Mahatma”

India Pavilion at COP-25 in Madrid, Spain celebrating “150 Years the Mahatma

PIB News Update: Secretary, Ministry of Environment Forest &Climate Change (MoEFCC), Shri C.K. Mishra inaugurated the India Pavilion at the 25th session of Conference of Partiesunder the UN framework convention of Climate Change (UNFCCC COP25), in Madrid, Spain today. Mr. OwaisSarmad, Deputy Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC Secretariat, Bonn… Read More

Sanjay Dhotre inaugurates the India Pavilion at International Book Fair in Mexico

Sanjay Dhotre inaugurates the India Pavilion at International Book Fair in Mexico

PIB News Update: Shri Sanjay Dhotre, Union Minister of State (MoS) for Human Resource Development (HRD) inaugurated the India Pavilion at the International Book Fair at Guadaljara, Mexico. India is the ‘Guest of Honour Country’ in this book fair, and it is the first Asian country to have received this honour. This fair, which is called Feria InternacionalRead More

MoD | SAIL INDIA 2019 – Senior & Junior National Championship

SAIL INDIA 2019

PIB News Update:The Army Yachting Node (AYN) is organising the “SAIL INDIA 2019”, a National Senior and Junior Multiclass Regatta from 01 to 07 December at Marine Drive, Mumbai. This Regatta is slated to be the largest sailing event in the country, with an estimated participation of over 300 competitive sailors, 25 officials including four members of International… Read More

Ministry of Commerce | DPIIT invites applications for 1st National Startup Awards 2020

First Ever National Startup Awards 2020

PIB News Update: The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has announced institution of the first ever National Startup Awards. The National Startup Awards seek to recognize and reward outstanding startups and ecosystem enablers that are building innovative products or solutions and scalable enterprises, with high potential… Read More