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Indian publisher Urvashi Butalia among winners of Goethe Medal

Aug 29, 2017 | 2017 Deutsche Welle
India's Urvashi Butalia among is one of the 3 recipients of the prestigious Goethe Medal

Indian publisher Urvashi Butalia is among the winners of the prestigious Goethe Medal this year. The award is always presented on 28th August- the birthday of renowned thinker and writer John Wolfgang von Geothe.

German Book Prize announces longlist for best novel

Aug 18, 2017 | 2017 Deutsche Welle
German Book Prize 2017

The jury selected 20 titles from a total of 200 to compete for the most prestigious literary award in German-language publishing - the German Book Prize. On 9th October the best German-language novel will be revealed at the Frankfurt Book Fair.

Students and teachers from India meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Jul 12, 2017 | German Embassy New Delhi
The winners with Angela Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomed Indian students and teachers to the German Chancellory. The meeting, followed by a reception hosted by the Chancellor, was the highlight of the programme for the winners of the online competition 'Startup with German' held earlier this year by Goethe Institut Max Mueller Bhavan.

German Teachers' Conference in New Delhi

Jul 12, 2017 | German Embassy New Delhi
Dietrich Graf von der Schulenburg, Councellor, Culture Department, German Embassy New Delhi

More than 200 German teachers from different schools across North India participated in the German Teacher’s Conference on 8th and 9th July 2017 in New Delhi. The meeting was organized by the Goethe Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan at The Lalit Hotel.

Learning German in Germany

Jun 30, 2017 | German Embassy New Delhi
Sanjay Sharma, a German language teacher at Carmel Convent School in New Delhi

German Embassy New Delhi spoke with Sanjay Sharma, a German language teacher at Carmel Convent School in New Delhi, who is one of the winners of the competition “Startup with German”, about his upcoming trip to Germany.

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