'The German Table' by Eliese Steiner is India’s first book on German Cuisine

German Cooking? German Cooking!

'The German Table' is India’s first book on German Cuisine. Carefully compiled by Eliese Steiner, the German Ambassador’s wife, it takes the reader on a modern food journey through Germany’s traditions and culture, but also the young trends of a vibrant nation. Old and new stories accompany every recipe, ensuring the perfect discovery of contemporary food culture between the Baltic Sea shore and the Alps. And it's also fun. Enjoy!

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Federal Minister of Defence Ursula von der Leyen, Federal Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier & NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg

Berlin celebrates 60 years of NATO membership

On Tuesday, 30th June, Federal Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier, Federal Minister of Defence Ursula von der Leyen and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg celebrated the 60th anniversary of Germany’s NATO membership with a joint ceremony in Berlin.

Germany vs. USA Semifinal

Women's World Cup: Sasic rues missed penalty as US beat Germany

It wasn't a shoot-out, but it was penalties that decided another Germany game in the Women's World Cup. The US overcoming Silvia Neid's side with two goals in the second-half in Montreal.

Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting

Joachim Gauck calls for open debate in science at Lindau Nobel meetings

The 65th Lindau Nobel Meeting has opened with a call for debate and ethics in science from the German president. Young scientists are here to exchange ideas with Nobel Laureates.

Ambassador Steiner with Amitabh Kant & wife

Auf Wiedersehen, India!

After a span of three years, German Ambassador to India, Michael Steiner, and his wife Eliese are bidding farewell to India. On 25th June they “served the last course” to a big crowd of Indian and German friends at their Residence in New Delhi.

GMF wraps up

DW’s Global Media Forum wraps up in Bonn

After three days of spirited discussions, thousands of tweets and many best practice journalism sessions, DW’s Global Media Forum wrapped up in Bonn on 24th June and provided a glimpse of what to expect next year.

With minister Böhmer in the Federal Foreign Office

High-ranking Indian delegation visits Germany

A high-ranking delegation from India visited Germany for a fact-finding tour entitled “Germany’s dual system of vocational training - strengths and advantages also for India” from 15th to 19th June 2015 as part of the Guest Programme of the Federal Republic of Germany.

IGSTC calls for pre-proposals

Indo-German Science & Technology Centre (IGSTC), a joint initiative of Government of India (DST) and Government of Germany (BMBF) to promote research partnership of industrial relevance invites Pre-Proposals for joint R&D projects of industrial relevance in 2+2 mode of partnership. Deadline for Submitting Pre-Proposals is July 03, 2015.

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All India Environmental Journalism Competition 2015

Call for Entries

To encourage environmental journalism in India, GIZ India along with IFAT India, and under the patronage of the German Embassy, has been organising the All India Environmental Journalism Competition since 2013. The third All India Environmental Journalism Competition 2015 is being organised in association with IFAT India, ICLEI South Asia, The Third Pole, Asian College of Journalism and DW Akademie. Last date for submission of entries is August 15, 2015. For more details on how to participate, please click here .

The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders

The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders

If you are a prospective leader from Brazil, China, India, Russia or the USA and have already acquired initial leadership experience, if you work in a sector such as politics, economics, the media, administration and culture and would be interested in spending a year working on a project you have developed yourself with a host of your choice in Germany, then apply for 'The German Chancellor Fellowship' for tomorrow's leaders. Application Deadline is September 15, 2015.

Time and weather in Germany

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What's Up Germany: Berlin Special is now live!

What's Up Germany launches a special Berlin edition.

A special edition to commemorate 25 years of Fall of the Berlin Wall. Come explore history with us.

Deutsche Welle's new English-language TV channel

New Logo of DW News

Starting June 22, 2015, Deutsche Welle will broadcast its new TV-Channel including German-language news program "DW Nachrichten" around the clock. The newly structured TV channels will include among others DW in English, Spanish and Arabic.

Visa and Consular Information

Schengen Visa

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Ambassador's Corner

Ambassador Michael Steiner has retired on June 30. His successor will be announced shortly.

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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Cutting-edge research

Zeitschrift Deutschland

The latest issue of DE Magazin Deutschland takes a closer look at Germany’s multifaceted research landscape.