The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on 22nd November 2018approved Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Atal Innovation Mission, India and Fund “Talent and Success”, Russia for the promotion of science & technology.
The Mou was signed on 5th October 2018 for collaborative work through the exchange of schools, universities, cultural institutions, science & technology, and specialized educational institutions, high-tech companies, start-ups and innovation centers in both countries.
The activities are expected to promote the creation of new scientific knowledge, generation of intellectual property, innovations and products development in both countries.
PM Narendra Modi during his visit to Russia during 23 December -24th Dec 2015 visited Sirius Educational Centre in Sochi were, it was proposed to invite the Russian students to India to work with Indian students
Largest City: Moscow
Currency: Russian ruble (RUB)
Official Language: Russian
Prime Minister: Dmitry Medvedev
President: Vladimir Putin