10 years since terrorist attacks in Oslo and Utøya
This year we mark that 10 years have passed since the terrorist attacks on the government offices and Utøya.
Government to establish new climate fund
The Norwegian Government has decided to allocate NOK 10 billion over a period of five years for a new fund that will invest in renewable energy in developing countries with the aim of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Strengthening efforts to combat modern slavery
Today, over 40 million people worldwide are being subjected to some form of modern slavery, such as forced labour or forced marriage. The Government is now launching a new strategy to combat modern slavery.
International strategy for freedom of expression
Freedom of expression is a fundamental human right and essential to democracy. This week, Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide presented Norway’s new international strategy for the promotion of freedom of expression.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Indian Energy Sector: Business Opportunities for Norwegian Companies
The 5D's of the energy sector has ushered in a new era of energy sector transformation driven by the application of Energy 4.0 technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, IoT, Data Analytics and Blockchain.
4th meet of India-Norway Task Force on Blue Economy concludes successfully
The fourth India-Norway Task Force on Blue Economy was held in a virtual avatar on 9 June 2021, chaired by Norwegian Ambassador to India, HE Mr Hans Jacob Frydenlund and Mr Ratan Watal, Member Secretary, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Ministe
A new Indo-Norwegian ocean agreement
A significant milestone for closer Research & Development collaboration between India and Norway was recently reached with the signing of an MoU aiming to establish a Maritime Knowledge Cluster – India.
World Ocean Day
Ambassador Hans Jacob Frydenlund and Mr. Ratan Watal, NITI Aayog write in Hindustan Times about how investing in the Blue Economy can help our countries recover from the COVID crisis & build resilient economies.
Foreign Minister's message on National Day
Ine Eriksen Søreide, Foreign Minister of Norway shares a message on National Day.
Norway's National Day
May 17th is Norway's National Day, typically celebrated with children's parades. At the Embassy, we celebrate with a reception, dressed in our traditional attire- the Bunad. However, this year is different.
Embassy closed for visa and residence permit applications to Norway from India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives from Monday, 3rd May until further notice
Due to the current outbreak of Covid-19 in India, the Embassy will operate with limited staff and will not be accepting new applications from Monday 3rd of May.