German Ambassador Dr Martin Ney with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney visits Kashmir

German Ambassador Dr Martin Ney is visiting Kashmir from 2nd-4th May, 2016.

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Ambassador Dr Ney with Civil Aviation Minister Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju

Ambassador Dr Ney met Civil Aviation Minister Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney met the Civil Aviation Minister of India Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju in New Delhi on 27th April. In a cordial atmosphere, the discussion revolved around the economic growth in the Indian aviation field.

Ambassador Dr Ney with CII President Dr Forbes

Ambassador Dr Ney hosts CII President Dr Forbes

German Ambassador to India, Dr Martin Ney, hosted Dr Naushad Forbes, the newly elected President of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), at his Residence on 27th April.

Projects helping oppressed win at The Bobs 2016

Projects helping oppressed win at The Bobs 2016

Projects from India, Bangladesh, Iran and Germany have won top honors at DW's annual contest The Bobs - Best of Online Activism. All of the projects aim to support oppressed people around the world.

Nico Rosberg after the win

Formula One: Rosberg’s winning streak continues in Russia

A ruthless drive from Nico Rosberg saw the German extend his Formula One championship lead to 43 points over Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton.

Annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank in Frankfurt

Annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Frankfurt

Frankfurt am Main is hosting the 49th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of ADB from 2nd to 5th May 2016. An interview with Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, ADB Governor for Germany.

US-Präsident Barack Obama, Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merkel, Großbritanniens Premierminister David Cameron, Italiens Ministerpräsident Matteo Renzi und Frankreichs Präsident Francois Hollande

Addressing security issues together

The transatlantic partners must stand shoulder to shoulder to address security issues, declared Chancellor Angela Merkel following her meeting with Presidents Obama and Hollande and the British and Italian Prime Ministers. The aim must be to prevent illegal migration.

Barack Obama & Angela Merkel at Hannover Fair 2016: USA is partner country for 2016

Shaping innovation together

During their tour of the Hannover Messe, President Barack Obama and Chancellor Angela Merkel praised the economic strength and innovative force of German and American businesses.

An open book

Call for applications: Editors' trip to Germany 2016: "History and Questions of Faith"

What this trip includes: an opportunity to meet with German publishers & international authors of History books & gain insights into this segment of the German book market while exchanging ideas, new concepts and negotiating rights. Last date for application: 15th May 2016.

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Green Talents 2016

Green Talents competition for young researchers in sustainable development

Are you an up-and-coming scientist with original ideas and a strong focus on sustainable development? Does your research have the potential to change the world? If yes, then become one of the 25 Green Talents of 2016! Submit your application online by 24th May 2016, 12:00 noon CET. To apply online & for more information, visit:

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Asia-Pacific-Weeks (APW) Berlin: Asia-Europe Innovation Dialogue

The 11th APW will take place in Berlin from 23rd May to 3rd June 2016. The APW - now an annual event - are Europe's most important platform for dialogue & cooperation with partners from the Asia-Pacific region.

Berlin Air Show 2016

Oldest international air fair takes place in Berlin in June

The Berlin Air Show takes place in the German capital from 1st to 4th June. It is the oldest international air fair in the world.

Time and weather in Germany

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Visa and Consular Information

Schengen Visa

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'What's Up, Germany?' is now live!

'What's Up, Germany?'s latest edition on 'Clean Energy'

The latest edition on 'Clean Energy' is packed with useful information and tips. Happy reading!

Gisela Bonn Award 2016

Gisela Bonn

The Gisela Bonn Award is conferred every year on a German national, who has distinctively contributed towards the deepening of Indo-German friendship. It can cover political, cultural and economic aspects of Indo-German relations. Application deadline is 30th May, 2106.

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Rainer Hörig Interview

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

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Refugees and migration

The current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland has a special feature on '25 years of German unity'.

Dr. Martin Ney is Germany's Ambassador to India

German Ambassador to India Dr. Martin Ney

Since July 2015 Dr. Martin Ney has been Germany’s Ambassador to India.