Eid Mubarak

Sigmar Gabriel wishes everyone Eid Mubarak!

Muslims around the world are currently celebrating the end of Ramadan. I wish you all a blessed Eid al‑Fitr – a blessed Festival of the Breaking of the Fast, said German Foreign Minister, Sigmar Gabriel.

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Dietrich Graf von der Schulenburg, Cultural Councellor, German Embassy New Delhi with the students

Eight Indian students experience German culture during summer scholarship programme

Eight enthusiastic Indian students left for Germany for a month long scholarship programme by Pädagogischer Austauschdient (PAD). The students were greeted by the Cultural Counsellor of the German Embassy, Dietrich Graf v.d. Schulenburg, who congratulated them at a farewell meeting at the Airport in New Delhi on their selection for the prestigious programme and also encouraged them for further learning of the German language and higher education in Germany.

Annual Indo- German Government Consultation on Development Cooperation took place on 19th June 2017

Bilateral Consultations prepare ground for Indo-German negotiations on Development Cooperation

The annual Indo- German Government Consultation on Development Cooperation took place on 19th June 2017. The German delegation was led by Lisbeth Müller-Hofstede, Senior Policy Officer, Division India, South Asia, German Ministry for Economic Cooperation Development (BMZ) & the meeting was chaired by S. Selvakumar, Joint Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Ministry of Finance, India.

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Indian school students and teachers meet the German Chancellor

Out of around 400 applicants from different regions of India, 31 German learners and 4 teachers won a fully paid scholarship for 3 to 4 weeks language programmes at the Goethe Institute in Dresden and Berlin respectively. Talented young Indian minds participated enthusiastically in the competition with great ideas and creativity.

Speyer Imperial Cathedral

Ceremony of Honour for Helmut Kohl: An honour for a great European

For the first time in the history of the EU, a European Ceremony of Honour is to be held. On 1st July, Europe will honour the former Chancellor with a ceremony in the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Chancellor Angela Merkel will speak at the ceremony, announced German Government spokesperson Steffen Seibert.

Georg Büchner

Top German literature prize goes to poet Jan Wagner

The Georg Büchner Prize, the most important literary accolade for the German language, goes this year to poet Jan Wagner. The 45-year-old is also a translator of poetry in English.

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel talking to German police officers of the MINUSMA-UNPOL training mission at the National Police School in Bamako, the capital of Mali, on 7 April 2017

Preventing crises, managing conflicts, building peace – Federal Government policy guidelines

The new guidelines on crisis prevention, conflict management and peacebuilding were adopted by the Cabinet on 14th June 2017. They are the result of a broad‑based discussion in society with over 1800 participants at 27 events entitled PeaceLab2016 – A Fresh Look at Crisis Prevention.

Deutsch-Indische Regierungskonsultationen

German-Indian Consultations: We have taken our strategic partnership to a new level

Chancellor Angela Merkel has promised Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take cooperation to a new level. Germany will be a fair partner for India, said Angela Merkel following the 4th Indo-German government consultations. The two countries signed agreements in the fields of industry, science and research, and education.

Energy Efficiency Award 2017

Energy Efficiency Award 2017: Companies can apply now!

Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena) presents Energy Efficiency Award 2017. Last date for private & public companies to submit their projects & concepts is 15th July 2017.

#youforG20

#youforG20 – deutschland.de is looking for your project!

Actively involved in campaigning for causes like climate protection, gender justice or refugees? Participate now & win funding for your project! The submission period runs from 15th May until 28th June 2017.

The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for German Chancellor Fellowship

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation invites applications from young professionals from wide range of fields such as politics, business, media, public administration, society and culture from Brazil, China, India, Russia and the USA. The Fellowship for prospective leaders offers up to 50 talented young professionals an opportunity to spend a year in Germany which they can use to advance their professional training and conduct together with their German host a project they have developed themselves. 

Application Deadline: 15th September, 2017

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