Category Archives: Events

New initiatives to mark 1st MeitY Start-up Summit

Prasad unveils new initiatives to mark first MeitY Start-up Summit

PIB News Update: Union Minister of Law & Justice, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad had today unveiled a series of new initiatives by Ministry of Electronics & Information (MeitY) in the first MeitY Start-up Summit held today at New Delhi.

Speaking on the occasion Shri Ravi Shakar Prasad stressed… Read More

Launch of E-Portal of CCRT ‘Digital Bharat Digital Sanskriti’ & CCRT YouTube Channel

Digital Bharat DigiDigital Bharat Digital Sanskriti’tal Sanskriti’

PIB News Update: Union Minister of State for Culture & Tourism (IC), Shri Prahlad Singh Patel launched the E-Portal of CCRT ‘Digital Bharat Digital Sanskriti’ and CCRT YouTube Channel today in New Delhi. The Chairperson, CCRT Dr. Hemlata S. Mohan was also present on the occasion.

Speaking on the occasion, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel appreciated… Read More

MoD | Naval Commanders’ Conference 2019 (22-24 Oct 19)- Curtain Raiser

Curtain raiser - Naval Commanders’ Conference

PIB News Update: The second edition of Naval Commanders’ Conference of 2019 is scheduled at New Delhi from 22 to 24 Oct 19. The conference is the apex level biannual event for interaction between the Naval Commanders for deliberation and formulation of important policy decisions. During the course of three days, the Chief of the Naval Staff, with the… Read More

1st Joint Committee Meeting under 2nd Memorandum of Cooperation on Healthcare, Tokyo

Dr Harsh Vardhan co-chairs 1st Joint Committee Meeting under 2nd Memorandum

PIB News Update:Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare co-chaired the 1st Joint Committee Meeting (JCM) yesterday in Tokyo along with Dr. Hiroto Izumi, Special Advisor to Prime Minister under the 2nd Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) signed on Healthcare and Wellness in October 2018 during the visit of Prime Minister Shri Narendra … Read More

I&B | Multimedia exhibition on 150th Birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi at Frankfurt International Book Fair

I&B | Multimedia exhibition on 150th Birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi at Frankfurt International Book Fair

PIB News Update:Multi media exhibition on the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi was organized in the India Pavilion at the Frankfurt International Book Fair. The life and philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi was celebrated by performing Dandi Yatra today.  Participants in huge number took part in the Yatra which was made vibrant by young students and their… Read More

I&B | 50th IFFI announces International Jury and Films in International Competition Section

International Film Festival of India (IFFI)

PIB News Update:Mr. John Bailey, Cinematographer and Ex. President of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will chair the International Jury of 50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). French filmmaker Mr. Robin Campillo who was also a member of the Cannes International Jury 2019, renowned Chinese filmmaker Mr. Zhang Yang and Ms. Lynne… Read More

MoD | Army Commanders Conference concludes

Army Commanders Conference

PIB News Update: Hon’ble Raksha Mantri addressed the Army Commanders and the Army hierarchy on 18 Oct 19 and conveyed extreme happiness on meeting all senior Army officers in first of its kind event in his tenure.  Raksha Mantri narrated personal experiences and emotions relating to Armed Forces from his student  & political life.

Raksha Mantri singled… Read More

MoD | EX EASTERN BRIDGE-V- Royal Air Force Oman & Indian Air Force Bilateral Joint Exercise


PIB News Update: Indian Air Force is participating in a Bilateral Joint exercise with Royal Air Force Oman (RAFO), named EX EASTERN BRIDGE-V, scheduled from 17-26 Oct 19, at Air Force Base Masirah. The last exercise, EX EASTERN BRIDGE-IV was held in 2017 at Jamnagar. For the first time, MiG-29 fighter aircraft will be participating in an International Exercise… Read More

DAE | Curtain Raiser to mark Centenary Celebrations of Dr Vikram Sarabhai

Curtain Raiser to mark Centenary Celebrations of Dr Vikram Sarabhai

PIB News Update: As a part of the year-long Birth Centenary celebrations of Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the Department of Atomic Energy and Department of Space have organized a two day programme  in Mumbai beginning from today. The programme was a curtain raiser to commemorate Dr. Vikram Sarabhai’s contribution towards DAE.

A number of  contemporaries of Dr. … Read More

MoD | Validation Exercise & Closing Ceremony- Indo Mongolian Exercise Nomadic Elephant XIV

Validation Exercise & Closing Ceremony- Indo Mongolian Exercise

PIB News Update:In the series of joint bilateral exercises between India & Mongolia, both nations have once again come together to enhance bilateral friendship to the next level. The fourteenth edition of joint military training exercise between Indian Army and Mongolian Army named EX NOMADIC ELEPHANT 2019 which commenced on 05 Oct 19 concluded at Foreign… Read More

MoD | Dilli Series Seapower Seminar 2019 commences at the Indian Naval Academy

PIB News Update:1.    The sixth edition of the annual Dilli seminar on ‘Role of Seapower in Shaping of Nations’ commenced this morning at the Indian Naval Academy (INA). Several serving and retired senior Naval Officers, eminent academicians, representatives of think tanks, defence analysts and distinguished luminaries are attending the two day seminar.… Read More