Consul General Michael Siebert attends book launch of 'My Marathi'

Consulate General Michael Siebert attends book launch of 'My Marathi'

'My Marathi,' a book for non-marathi speakers, was released recently at a Mumbai university. It was launched by Aamir Khan, noted actor and Chief Guest at the function. Consulate General Michael Siebert was the Guest of Honour.


Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen

Germany’s support for Iraq

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on Germany’s support for Iraq at a joint press conference on 20th August with Defence Minister von der Leyen.

Celebrating 150 years of the Geneva Conventions

Celebrating 150 years of the Geneva Conventions

The Geneva Conventions are sets of binding treaties aimed at protecting people during wars. The 150th anniversary of the first Geneva Convention is on 22 August 2014.

Gamers 'ready to play' at Gamescom

Gamers 'ready to play' at Gamescom

Gamescom is set to draw more than 300,000 enthusiastic gamers to Cologne. The convention is one of the world’s largest and will feature the latest game consoles and smartphone apps for users.

Foreign Minister Steinmeier and Prime Minister designate Al-Abadi

Foreign Minister Steinmeier visits Iraq

Foreign Minister Frank‑Walter Steinmeier travelled to Baghdad and Erbil for political talks. In northern Iraq he also met people who have fled from the ISIS terrorists. His aim was to see for himself the situation on the ground and to get an idea of just what help is needed.

An estimated 100 million people speak German as a foreign language

Learning German, speaking German

Learning German is popular, and the German Language Diploma and other such certificates are much in demand. There are good reasons for this, for example, the economic power of Germany.

Mertesacker resigns from German national team

Mertesacker resigns from German national team

German defender Per Mertesacker has announced his retirement from international football, bringing to an end a 10-year run with 104 caps and a very recent World Cup title, of course.

Delhi Metro station gets solar power plant

Delhi Metro station gets solar power plant

In a first of its kind initiative in the country, Union Minister of Urban Development, M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated a 500 kWp solar rooftop plant at the Dwarka Sec 21 Metro Station in Delhi. Union Minister of State for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal was also present at the event.

Students at Humboldt University Berlin

Berlin, Munich Universities most popular among researchers

The universities in the metropolises of Berlin and Munich are most popular among foreign researchers. This is revealed by the new Humboldt Ranking.

Leaders gather in Liege to remember outbreak of WWI

Leaders gather in Liege to remember outbreak of WWI

Once adversaries, now allies, leaders of Europe have marked the 100-year anniversary of WWI.

Prasar Bharati and Deutsche Welle sign an MoU

Prasar Bharati, Deutsche Welle sign MoU

On 5 August, India’s Public Service Broadcaster, Prasar Bharati (PB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany’s Public International Broadcaster.

Indo-German Summer School 2012

Scholarships in Germany

Germany offers numerous scholarships for studying in Germany. The biggest scholarship programme is run by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Click on the links below to know about the latest opportunities.

DAAD-Scholarship for Postgraduate Courses with Special Relevance to Developing Countries

DAAD-Master's Scholarship for Public Policy and Good Governance (PPGG)

Time and weather in Germany

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Kick It Like Germany at Kids' Corner

Germany plays at World Cup 2014 in Brazil

'What’s Up Germany' is now live!

What's Up Germany

Presenting a unique, not-so-serious feature on Indo-German football relations and the World Cup in Brazil.

Visa and Consular Information

Schengen Visa

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Germany win World Cup 2014

Ambassador's Corner

German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner

Ambassador Michael Steiner is Germany's Ambassador to India.

100th Anniversary of the First World War

Memorial for the victims of World War-I in Germany

On this site, we have brought together information on the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

Make it in Germany

Portal - Make it in Germany

The 'Make it in Germany' portal gives the key information about making a career and living in Germany.

German Information Centre South Asia

German Information Centre, South Asia

Keep yourself up-to-date on what’s new about Germany and South Asia

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Interactive Map of German Missions & Institutions in India

Remembrance and commemoration - First World War, Second World War, fall of the Wall

Zeitschrift Deutschland

The special issue of DE Magazin Deutschland focuses on the three anniversaries in 2014.