Source: Embassy of India, Cairo, Egypt |

Indian Folk Dance Performance at Gomhouriya Theater

Bundeli Lok Nritya Natya Kala Parishad, from the State of Madhya Pradesh, represents a rich spectrum of creative endeavor in folk art forms

The Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture, Embassy of India, Cairo, in cooperation with the Egyptian Ministry of Culture is organizing  an Indian Folk Dance Performance by Bundeli Lok Nritya Natya Kala Parishad at Gamhouriya Theatre on 22/04/2019 at 8.00PM. Bundeli Lok Nritya Natya Kala Parishad, from the State of…

Source: Ministry of External Affairs - Government of India |

HADR support to Mozambique

The ship has handed over 250 tons of rice and 500 kgs of epidemic medicines for the affected population of Beira in Mozambique

To sustain HADR operations and continue efforts to help the affected people of Mozambique, another Indian naval ship INS Magar, loaded with suitable relief material has reached Beira on 13th April. The ship has handed over 250 tons of rice and 500 kgs of epidemic medicines for the affected population…

Source: ROAM |

Ravi Mehra joins ROAM as Head of Cars

Mr. Ravi Mehra joined the company as “Head of Cars”, responsible for the growth and operations for the company’s car classifieds across the continent, from April 2019

The ROAM Group (https://ROAM.africa) strengthens its executive team and announces a key leadership appointment. Mr. Ravi Mehra joined the company as “Head of Cars”, responsible for the growth and operations for the company’s car classifieds across the continent, from April 2019. Mr. Mehra previously was President Auctions at CarTrade.com, India’s…

Source: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) |

UN disability rights experts issue findings on Cuba, Niger, Norway, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Spain, Turkey, and Vanuatu

The findings cover how the respective State is doing with regard to the rights of persons with disabilities

The UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities has published its findings on the following countries which it examined during its latest session from 11 March to 5 April: Cuba, Niger, Norway, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Spain, Turkey, and Vanuatu. The findings cover how the respective State is…

Source: Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, London, UK |

Conference in Addis Ababa on India’s engagement with the Horn of Africa

India had entered into a structured engagement with African countries with the launch of the first Indian African Forum Summit in New Delhi in 2008

The third International Conference on “India’s Engagement with North Africa and Horn of Africa: Issues, Initiatives and Prospects”, organized by the Indian Council of World Affairs (IWAC) as part of the Indian-African Forum Summit initiatives, was held at the end of last week (March 29-30) at the Hyatt Regency Hotel…

Source: Fairtrade Messe und Ausstellungs GmbH & Co. KG |

A magnificent launch in Baghdad: More than 90 exhibitors from 16 countries display their products, solutions and technologies at the first iraq agrofood & plastprintpack 2019

The event enjoys the strong support of the Ministry of Trade of Iraq and its subsidiary institutions

Three key figures to characterize the Iraqi market: Value of own food and beverage production US$ 2.917 billion, food imports US$ 6.333 billion and hundreds of millions of US$ invested annually in modern processing technology; EUROMAP country cluster plastics confirms high double-digit annual growth for Iraq. It’s been only a…

Source: Ministry of External Affairs - Government of India |

India-Africa Institute of Agriculture and Rural Development

India-Africa Institute of Agriculture and Rural Development (IAIARD) will develop training programmes in the areas of micro-financing and agro-financing, among others

In order to complement the efforts of the Government of India to enhance capacity in the areas of agro-financing and entrepreneurship development for African countries, Ministry of External Affairs signed an MoU today with National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development Consultancy Service (NABCONS) for setting up India-Africa Institute of…

Source: Ministry of External Affairs - Government of India |

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on India-Africa Health Sciences Cooperation between the Indian Council of Medical Research and African Union

The signed MoU aims to formalise this partnership by establishing a framework

In order to carry forward the strategic vision of India-Africa Forum Summit (IAFS) III through a structured and concrete partnership in the health sector, MEA partnered with Indian Council of Medical Research and had jointly organized the First India-Africa Health Sciences Meet in 2016 in New Delhi. Following the deliberations…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bangladesh |

South African Mission in New Delhi to be accredited to Bangladesh

From 01 April 2019, South Africa will carry out its diplomatic relations with Bangladesh from its Mission in New Delhi.

The South African High Commissioner in Sri Lanka, concurrently accredited to Bangladesh, Ms. Robina P. Marks made a farewell call on Foreign Minister Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen, MP at the latter’s office on Monday. During the call, she informed that from 01 April 2019, South Africa will carry out its diplomatic relations with Bangladesh from its…