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Dr Harsh Vardhan releases National Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation plus strategy

Environment Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan today released National Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REED) plus strategy to achieve climate change mitigation by promoting forest conservation. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Vardhan said India is committed to Paris Agreement on climate change. In its nationally determined contribution to Paris […]

4th BIMSTEC Summit begins in Kathmandu

The 4th BIMSTEC Summit has begun in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The Heads of State and Government of Member States of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) including Prime Minister Narendra Modi are attending the two-day summit. Mr Modi will address the inaugural session […]

PM Narendra Modi and leaders of BIMSTEC jointly calls on President of Nepal Bhandari

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC)  jointly called on President of Nepal Bidya Devi Bhandari in Kathmandu a short while ago. The BIMSTEC leaders are also attending luncheon hosted by President Bhandari. Prime Minister Modi reached Kathmandu […]

Trade Ministers of 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) bloc to meet today in Singapore

Trade Ministers of 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) bloc, including India and China are meeting in Singapore today. The two-day meeting will deliberate upon issues hindering the negotiations of the proposed mega trade deal. Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu will attend the meeting. RCEP is a mega […]

ISRO to outsource production of Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle and Small Satellite Launch Vehicles to private Industries

The Indian Space Research Organisation, ISRO will outsource the production of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle and Small Satellite Launch Vehicles to private Industries. The Indian Space agency Chairman K Sivan informed media persons in Bengaluru yesterday that private industries will play a major role in capacity building. He said […]