Flood victims at the relief camp

German Embassy relief supplies distributed among Kashmiri flood victims

Kashmir was ravaged by floods in September this year. Ever since the German Embassy has been working to bring much needed relief to the victims. Tents have now been set up at relief camps & other basic necessities are being provided.

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Nobel Peace Price Winner Kailash Satyarthi is internationally acclaimed child rights’ activist and pioneer in the fight against child slavery

Nobel Peace Prize winner Satyarthi visits Germany

India’s Kailash Satyarthi, the winner of 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, was in Germany recently to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Robert-Bosch Foundation.

Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier at the World Health Summit 2014

German Foreign Minister Steinmeier opens World Health Summit 2014

On Sunday, 19th October, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier opened the World Health Summit 2014.

Germany, India focus on urban sanitation

Germany, India focus on urban sanitation

On Tuesday, October 14, Germany’s GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit) and India’s Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) signed the ‘Implementation Agreement’ of their joint programme ‘Support to National Urban Sanitation Policy (NUSP) – II’.

Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

100 years of Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

Goethe University Frankfurt am Main celebrates the 100th anniversary of its foundation in 2014. The official ceremony takes place on 18th October 2014 in Frankfurt am Main. An interview with its president, Werner Müller-Esterl.

16th October 2014 is World Food Day

World Food Day: Fight against hunger

16th October is United Nations World Food Day. Take a look at the fight against hunger & how the German Food Partnership helps developing and newly industrialised countries to increase the amount and quality of food they produce.

Granth Thakkar from India has become the new world mental arithmetic champion after winning a contest in the eastern German city of Dresden

13-year-old from India becomes new world mental arithmetic champion

A 13-year-old boy from India has become the new world mental arithmetic champion after winning a contest in the eastern German city of Dresden.

Manuel Friedrich is the only German in India's new football league- the Super League

Manuel Friedrich speaks about Indian Super League

Manuel Friedrich is the only German in India's new football league- the Super League. He talks to DW about training in monsoons, football in the shadow of cricket and the uncertainties of a mashed together product.

Ambassador Steiner inaugurates the IFAT India Fair in Mumbai.

German Ambassador opens IFAT, presents awards for environmental journalism

On October 9, German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner opened the International Fair on Water Management (IFAT) and presented awards to the winners of the All India Environmental Journalism Competition in Mumbai.

German Ambassador Michael Steiner at the Conference.

Skilled India, Skilled Germany

Today’s conference “Skilled Germany, Skilled India – The Dual System: State and Business”, held at the German Embassy, helps deepen the Indo-German cooperation in the field of Vocational Education and Training (VET). The conference is organized by the German Embassy, along with the Indian Ministry of Labour and Employment and the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research.

German Ambassador Michael Steiner taking out a piece of the Wall.

Celebrating 25 years of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

On the occasion of the Day of German Unity and to commemorate 25 years of Fall of the Berlin Wall, the Residence of German Ambassador to India, Michael Steiner, was, initially, transformed into Cold War-divided Berlin on Friday night.

Charity Concert for Kashmir: Expression of Solidarity & Support

Charity Concert for Kashmir / One Crore target exceeded!

The German Embassy hosted a Charity Concert for Kashmir at the garden of Ambassador Michael Steiner’s Residence on Tuesday evening. Santoor legend Bhajan Sopori and Maestro Abhay Sopori, along with young Sufi singer Ragini Rainu performed in front of a large audience offering a sublime musical experience.

Germany offers a diversity of research locations

Funding opportunities for research in Germany

Germany offers a diversity of research locations and many German research and funding organisations offer excellent funding opportunities and ideal conditions for foreign scientists in all fields. Click on the links below to know more about the latest opportunities.

Call for Applications: PhD Programme in Mathematics - Berlin Mathematical School

Call for Applications: PhD Scholarships - International Max Planck Research School Quantum Dynamics in Physics, Chemistry and Biology

Call for Applications: PhD Fellowships - International Max Planck Research School on Astrophysics - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich

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.

Kick It Like Germany at Kids' Corner

Germany plays at World Cup 2014 in Brazil

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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

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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.