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German Ambassador congratulates Arvind Kejriwal on historic win

Germany's Ambassador to India, Michael Steiner, on Tuesday congratulated Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal for his landslide victory in Delhi, and said the assembly polls results show that the Indian voter can never be taken for granted.

Feb 10, 2015, 19:48 PM IST

Skill training: Germany promises enhanced cooperation

Germany on Thursday offered to enhance cooperation with India in imparting vocational training to young Indians, including developing courses for apprentices to suit the expanding industry and opening a national workers vocational university.

Dec 04, 2014, 21:37 PM IST

German Ambassador reaches out to Sangh to resolve German language row

Amid ongoing row over replacing German with Sanskrit as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas, German Ambassador Michael Steiner on Wednesday reached out to Sanskrit teachers, including RSS ideologue Dina Nath Batra and decided to resolve the issue through more cultural exchanges.

Nov 19, 2014, 21:06 PM IST

German Ambassador lauds PM; extends support to Ganga mission

German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner on Thursday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his ambitious 'Clean India campaign' and Ganga rejuvenation plan while extending his country's full support to the missions.

Oct 09, 2014, 20:16 PM IST

Concert to raise funds for J&K flood affected

German Ambassador Michael Steiner Tuesday promised to galvanise funds worth Rs one crore for the flood-affected people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Sep 23, 2014, 21:03 PM IST

Germany backs greater involvement of India in Afghanistan

Germany on Wednesday supported greater involment of India in Afghanistan in its process of rebuilding their socio-economic future.

Jan 15, 2014, 18:55 PM IST

Shots fired at residence of German ambassador in Athens

Unidentified attackers opened fire on the German ambassador`s residence in Athens with an assault rifle on Monday, but no one was hurt in the early morning attack, police said.

Dec 30, 2013, 15:41 PM IST

German envoy meets Narendra Modi

German ambassador to India Michael Steiner today met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to discuss strengthening of ties between his country and the state.

Nov 16, 2013, 23:48 PM IST

German ambassador talks investment with J&K Guv

Germany`s ambassador to India has discussed the scope for investment by his country in Jammu and Kashmir during a meeting with Governor NN Vohra in J&K.

Jul 20, 2013, 16:19 PM IST

Turkey calls in German Ambassador after Merkel criticism

Turkey called in Germany`s Ambassador to Ankara as tensions have flared between the two countries following Turkey`s violent crackdown on protesters.

Jun 22, 2013, 22:38 PM IST

German Ambassador meets Omar Abdullah

German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner on Friday called on Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah here and discussed various matters of mutual interest.

May 31, 2013, 23:48 PM IST

Germany needs skilled workers from India: Ambassador

Inviting skilled workers from India, German Ambassador Michael Steiner Wednesday said over the years Germany has opened up for outsiders making it easier for Indians to work in the country.

Jan 30, 2013, 18:37 PM IST

FDI: Germany bats for open, well-regulated market

Against the backdrop of a heated debate on allowing FDI in retail, Germany on Thursday said an open, well-regulated market with healthy competition was good for the citizens of the country.

Dec 08, 2011, 21:40 PM IST

Thomas Matussek is new German Ambassador to India

Senior diplomat Thomas Matussek,
who had earlier served as Press Counsellor at German Embassy
here, on Wednesday took charge his country`s Ambassador to India.

Nov 11, 2009, 22:37 PM IST