Michael Steiner

  • Germany defends Gujarat visit, says engaging with Modi is not endorsement 15-11-2013 10:31 PM

    German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner, on Friday, said that by ending the boycott of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and his government, Germany was not endorsing anybody but giving respect to India's democracy. "This has nothing to do with an endorsement. I am a representative of a foreign country,...
  • German ambassador visits Sabarmati Ashram, pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi 15-11-2013 04:57 PM

    German envoy to India, Michael Steiner, on Friday visited the Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad and said that Mahatma Gandhi's unparalleled struggle for non-violence remains an inspiration for all. The senior diplomat is on a three-day visit to Gujarat, after Germany and other European Union states ended their boycott of Chief...
  • Germany condemns attacks on Nairobi, Peshawar 23-09-2013 11:16 PM

    Condemning the recent attacks in Nairobi and Peshawar, Germany, on Friday, batted for strengthening cooperation with India and other like minded democracies to counter terrorism. German Ambassador Michael RPT Michael Steiner said while it is encouraging that the democracies think alike when it comes to terrorism, there is a need...
  • Germany condemns attacks on Nairobi, Peshawar 23-09-2013 11:16 PM

    Condemning the recent attacks in Nairobi and Peshawar, Germany, on Friday, batted for strengthening cooperation with India and other like minded democracies to counter terrorism. German Ambassador Michael RPT Michael Steiner said while it is encouraging that the democracies think alike when it comes to terrorism, there is a need...
  • Controversial Kashmir concert by Zubin Mehta ends on sour note 08-09-2013 10:25 PM

    Srinagar:A concert by renowned conductor Zubin Mehta in Kashmir, where separatist groups are fighting New Delhi's rule, was mired in controversy on Sunday, posing potential diplomatic embarrassment for Germany, whose ambassador organised the event. The concert, on the banks of picturesque Dal Lake, went off peacefully on Saturday night amid...
  • Wanted to do something for Kashmir since I was a child: Zubin Mehta 08-09-2013 10:59 AM

    Srinagar: Expressing happiness over the turnout in his concert at Kashmir's Shalimar garden, world renowned music conductor Zubin Mehta said that he wanted to do something for Kashmir since he was a child. The Mumbai-born music conductor, who performed in a peace concert in Srinagar on Saturday, and German Ambassador...
  • Modi to interact with ambassadors of Latin America, Caribbean 04-06-2013 11:42 PM

    New Delhi: Months after ambassadors of the European Union met him, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will have interaction with 20 ambassadors of Latin America and Caribbean in New Delhi on Wednesday. The Chief Minister will meet ambassadors of these countries in the afternoon, sources said. In January, Modi had...