Foreign Relations

India-EU IPR dialogue held

The 1st India-EU IPR dialogue was held on 14th January, 2021 between the EU Commission and Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT)through a virtual platform. The aim of the dialogue was to further strengthen the India-EU relation & facilitate enhanced cooperation in the field of Intellectual Property Rights. […]


PM announces 1000 crore Startup India seed fund

PM interacts with Startups and addresses ‘Prarambh: Startup India International Summit; nnounces 1000 crore Startup India seed fund; Startups are changing demographic characteristics of today’s business; India is working for a startup ecosystem ‘Of the Youth, By the Youth, For the Youth’; 8 thousand startups registered on GeM, Done business worth 2300 crore […]


Global Indian Scientists & Technocrats (GIST) meet begins at IISF 2020

Global Indian Scientists & Technocrats (GIST) meet begins at IISF2020; No country can achieve global solutions in isolation; Such challenges can be addressed through cooperation, particularly seamless scientific and technological cooperation; There is enormous untapped potential in connecting and engaging with the Indian scientific diaspora – not only for the benefit of our national development but also for the global good […]


India to undergo reforms in Space Sector

PM interacts with industries, startups, and academia from the Space sector; Reforms in the Space sector not limited to ensuring Ease of Doing Business; help is provided at each and every stage; PM expresses hope that the country would soon become the manufacturing hub of space assets; Our endeavor is also to ensure the benefits of the space program reach out to the poorest; Just like Indian talent has been able to attain worldwide fame in the IT sector, it will be able to do so in the Space sector as well […]


Young scientists showcase at SCO Young Scientist Conclave

Young scientists share innovative ideas in a range of areas at the SCO Young Scientist Conclave; Dr. Harsh Vardhan exhorts the astute scientists at the 1st SCO Young Scientist Conclave to ‘Innovate, Patent, Produce & Prosper’ to lead our countries towards faster development; A roadmap for networking and collaboration in these areas prepared with provisions for exchange of young scientists across the SCO member states […]


ARTPARK to usher industry, academia, and government collaboration using AI

ARTPARK to usher in a new model of industry, academia, and government collaboration in AI & Robotics for societal impact, The triple helix of industry, academia, and the government sets a template of partnership in the frontier areas of technology– a theme which will receive focus in the soon to be released STIP2020: Professor Ashutosh Sharma, DST Secretary, Some of these facilities will be key enablers for whole new sets of technologies, products, and services;
One such service will be BhashaSetu – that will enable real-time Indic language translation, both of speech to speech and speech to text […]


Govt bans 43 more Chinese apps

Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India today issued an order under section 69A of the Information Technology Act blocking access to 43 mobile apps. This action was taken based on the inputs regarding these apps for engaging in activities that are prejudicial to the sovereignty and integrity of India […]