Osborne & Jaitley Reach Agreements

Following the eighth UK-India Economic and Financial Dialogue (EFD) in London, Chanellor George Osborne and Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley have reached a number of agreements concerning the future of trade and investment between the UK and India.

Record employment figures

According to new data released today (20/01), more than half a million people in Britain found employment in the last twelve months. Employment figures are consequently at a new record high: 31.4 million Britons are now in work.

Sajid Javid Visits India, Announces 300 New Scholarship

Rt. Hon. Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, revealed earlier today that Britain will be awarding around 300 new scholarships during 2016-17 to Indian students who choose to study in the UK. 

British Council Report on UK-India Relations

The British Council recently published a report on the future of UK-India relations. The report contains several suggestions as to how the UK could enhance and further its ties with India in the 21st century.  The full report is available here.

Party Conference 2015: Indian High Commission's Reception

An Invitation to the Indian High Commission's Reception

Conservative Friends of India are invited to an exclusive reception hosted by the Indian High Commission. Special guests will include His Excellency Mr. Ranjan Mathai (High Commissioner of India) and Chief Guest speaker.