25th UNWTO Regional Commissions Meeting inaugurated

Union Tourism Minister Shri K Chiranjeevion inaugurated the 25th Joint Meeting of UNWTO Commissions for South Asia, East Asia and the Pacific at Hyderabad today. Speaking on the occassion the Minister said by hosting this event India has been able to showcase its rich heritage to the world.

BRICS summit 2013 held in Durban

The central area of discussion was under the overarching theme, BRICS and Africa: Partnership for Development, Integration and Industrialisation.

Second India-Afghanistan-United States Trilateral Dialogue held in New Delhi

The second trilateral dialogue provided a platform for in-depth consultations on issues ranging from political and security spheres to trade, commerce and investment, and other areas of mutual interest.

Delhi Declaration of the South Asian Autism Network (SAAN) for Autism Spectrum Disorders Conference

6th National Conference on Implementation of PWVDA 2005

The National Mission for Empowerment of Women (NMEW) in collaboration with the Lawyers Collective Women’s Rights Initiative (LCWRI), supported by UN Women held the Sixth National Conference on implementation of PWDVA (Protection of Women of from Domestic Violence Act), 2005 on 21 January 2013.

World Economic Forum at Davos: Kamal Nath to lead India delegation

Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath will lead the Indian delegation to the annual meet of the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Switzerland, starting next week. This year's meeting will open on January 22 and continue till January 27 whose theme will be 'Resilient Dynamism'.

World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT-12) Held in Dubai

International telecommunication Union (ITU) summoned the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates which was held from 3 to 14 December 2012. In the landmark conference, it was decided that the current International Telecommunications Regulations (ITRs) shall be reviewed.

Twenty-five Species of Monkeys, Langurs, Lemurs and Gorillas on the Brink of Extinction

Six of the severely threatened species live in the island nation of Madagascar

Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development concluded in Rio de Janeiro

eight core issues in the course of summit, which comprises decent jobs, energy, sustainable cities, food security and sustainable agriculture, water, oceans and disaster readiness.