Category Archives: International

Ministry of Steel | Cabinet approval for pact between India & Japan in Steel Sector

Steel Ministry

PIB News Update: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for signing the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between Government of India and Government of Japan to constitute the ‘India-Japan Steel Dialogue’ to strengthen cooperation in steel sector.

Benefits

The ‘India-Japan Steel Dialogue’ envisages enhancement… Read More

Ministry of Power | Cabinet approval for MoU between India & Japan Coal Energy Centre

bihar electricity

PIB News Update: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Central Electricity Authority, India and Japan Coal Energy Centre, on Japan-India cooperation for Efficiency and Environmental Improvement for Sustainable, Stable and Low-Carbon supply of… 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

Department of Space | Commercialising R&D of ISRO through NewSpace India Ltd

New Space India Limited (NSIL)

PIB News Update: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh  has informed that A new company by name, “NewSpace India Limited (NSIL)”, has been incorporated on 06th March 2019, as a wholly owned Government of … 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

WIPO Report | India’s ranking in PCT Filing is 13th during the year 2018

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

PIB News Update: Minister of Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal has informed that  As per information available with Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (CGPDTM), a total of 5,852 requests seeking permission for filing applications outside India were received during 2018-19. Out of this, 3,522 requests were from Information Technology… 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

MCA | CCI approval for subscription of CCDs of Piramal Enterprises Ltd by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Competition Commission of India(CCI)

PIB News Update: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) approves subscription of compulsorily convertible debentures (CCDs) of Piramal Enterprises Limited (Piramal Enterprises) by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), under Section 31(1) of the Competition Act, 2002. Upon conversion, equity shareholding of CDPQ in Piramal Enterprises… Read More

MoD | Procurement of Anti Tank Spike Missiles from Israel

BDL signs contract for supply of Anti-Tank Guided Missiles to Indian Army

PIB News Update: Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik   has informed that Order has been placed for procurement of Anti Tank Spike Missiles from Israel. A suitable number of Missiles and allied systems have been procured to meet operational requirement of the Indian Army.

Spike Long Range (LR) Anti-Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) system is a man portable 4th… Read More

MoD | Defence & Foreign Secretaries of India & Australia hold 3rd 2+2 dialogue

Defence & Foreign Secretaries of India & Australia hold third 2+2 dialogue

PIB News Update: The third India-Australia Secretary-level 2+2 Dialogue was held in New Delhi today. The Indian delegation was led by Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar and Foreign Secretary Shri Vijay Gokhale, while the Australian side was led by Defence Secretary Mr Greg Moriarty and Foreign Secretary Ms Frances Adamson.

During the dialogue, issues related… Read More

ASI identifies 138 monuments as Must See Monuments in India

Archaeological Survey of India

PIB News Update: Minister of State (I/c) of Culture and Tourism, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel has informed that  Archaeological Survey of India has identified 138 numbers of monuments as Must See Monuments and information thereof is made available on “Must See” portal of Archaeological Survey of India.

There are 38 World Heritage Sites in India, out of which … Read More