Category Archives: International

Pradeep Kumar Gupta appointed Ambassador to Mali

Pradeep Kumar Gupta

Shri Pradeep Kumar Gupta, presently Counsellor, High Commission of India, Accra has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Mali. He is expected to take up his assignment shortly. wishes Shri Pradeep Kumar Gupta, the very best.… Read More

Ravindra Jaiswal appointed Ambassador to Sudan

India to Sudan

Shri Ravindra Jaiswal IFS (1999)  presently Deputy Chief of Mission, Berne has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Sudan. He is expected to take up his assignment shortly. wishes Shri Ravindra Jaiswal the very best.… Read More

Morocco and India sign MoU for enhanced healthcare cooperation

Morocco and India sign MoU

India and Morocco signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for enhanced cooperation in the health sector, here today. Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare and Dr. Abdelkader Amara, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Morocco signed the MoU in the presence of senior officers from the Union Health Ministry and a high level delegation … Read More

Ajay Bisaria appointed Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan

Ajay Bisaria IFS

Shri Ajay Bisaria IFS (1987) presently Ambassador of India to Republic of Poland and Lithuania has been appointed Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan.The Indian high commission officials received Basaria at the Wagah border. He left for Islamabad after arriving here.

Shri Bisaria Bisaria has been appointed high commissioner to Islamabad for two years.… Read More

HAL holds Global Vendors meet | HAL to produce 100 basic trainer aircraft HTT-40


Over 80 business partners from India and abroad participated at HAL’s 5th Global Vendors’ Meet held here .  In his inaugural address, Mr T Suvarna Raju, CMD, outlined HAL’s key achievements and progress made on important projects and impressed upon the vendors to participate in various projects for mutual benefit. “Given our large number of platforms… Read More

FSSAI keen to further simplify the compliance processes


FSSAI License is mandatory for the sales of food product to ensure the health and safety of the consumers”, asserted Mr. Pawan Kumar Agarwal, CEO, FSSAI while inaugurating FICCI’s food service retail conclave ‘Foodzania 2017’ here .
The Food Safety and Standards Act 2006, regulates, manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import of food to… Read More

PM to inaugurate Global Entrepreneurship Summit | Ivanka Trump to address inaugural session

PM Modi ,Ivanka Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 8th edition of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad today. It is a pre-eminent gathering of entrepreneurs, investors, and supporters from around the world. The three-day event hosted by India and the United States is being held for the first time in South Asia.

This year’s summit theme demonstrates… Read More

Soumya Swaminathan appointed Dy DG for Programmes | WHO, Geneva

Dr. Soumya Swaminathan

Dr. Soumya Swaminathan presently Director General, ICMR- cum- Secretary, Department of Health Research to take up the foreign Assignment of the post has been appointed as Deputy Director General for Programmes (DDP), WHO, Geneve, Switzerland for the period from 01.12.2017 to 18.11.2019.

Dr Swaminathan is a medical graduate (MBBS) from Armed Forces Medical… Read More

PM to inaugurate Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Global Entrepreneurship Summit

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit is being held for the first time in South Asia in Hyderabad, India, from November 28-30.  Co-hosted by the Governments of the United States and India, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi will inaugurate the summit and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump will lead the U.S. contingent to GES.

This is the eighth edition … Read More

Navtej Sarna given extension as Ambassador to US

Navtej Singh Sarna IFS

Shri Navtej Singh Sarna IFS (1980) presently posted as Ambassador of India to the United States of America due to retire this November has been given extension by one year.

Shri Sarna  had taken charge after Arun Kumar Singh retired . Both Sarna and Singh are former Indian ambassadors to Israel, underlying the importance of a posting in Tel Aviv which is one… Read More

NCC Commemorates 69th Raising Day

National Cadet Corps

National Cadet Corps (NCC), the largest uniformed youth organisation in the world, is celebrating its 69th Raising Day . On this solemn occasion, Defence Secretary Shri Sanjay Mitra and Officiating DG, NCC Maj Gen B K Guha laid wreaths on behalf of the entire NCC fraternity by paying homage to the martyrs who made their supreme sacrifices for the country, at … Read More

PM inaugurates 5th global conference on cyber space

PM inaugurates 5th global conference on cyber space

Prime minister Narendra Modi said digital technology has emerged as a great enabler and helping business and economies grow. Inaugurating fifth global conference on cyber space, he said rapid change in digital domain has brought changes in the entire world.

Mr Modi said technology breaks barriers and has given a level playing field to the society. He said… Read More