India - Partner In Growth
Welcome to the May 2, 2018  bulletin of key policy decisions and high-impact news, presented by the Embassy of India, Washington DC.
YouTube Facebook Twitter
PM Modi: All Villages Now Have Electricity

All villages in India now have access to electricity, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced. This was achieved when a remote village in the north-eastern state of Manipur became the last to be connected to the grid and flipped on the lights.

Aviation Minister: Make-in-India Plane Manufacturing a Top Priority

Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister for Civil Aviation, said that aircraft and aviation equipment manufacturing under the Make in India program and safety and security in the aviation sector would be his top priorities. Air passengers must have a delightful travel experience and carriers must be responsive to customer requirements, he said.

Watch Dept. of Tourism's New 360-Degree VR Incredible India! Video
Experience Incredible India! in 360 degrees, as never seen before. Journey across Hampi, Goa, Delhi and Amritsar, and explore the places and people that make each of these iconic Indian sites incredible.

Reserve Bank Removes Cap for FPI in Bond Market