He was administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of India Justice JS Khehar at a special function in the Parliament.
Baglay's appointment as the Joint Secretary came less than five months after he took charge as Head of the ministry's external publicity division.
National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Kovind was on 20 July 2017 elected as the President of India, defeating his United Progressive Alliance (UPA) rival Meira Kumar in a straight fight.
Lord Davies is a Partner and the Chairman of Corsair Capital, a private equity firm specialising in financial services.
Zeliang's appointment came after Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu and nine ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) legislators failed to appear for the floor test.
Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission are twin organizations which form the core of a worldwide spiritual movement Ramakrishna Movement or Vedanta Movement.
Naidu had resigned as the Union Minister on 16 July 2017 night after he was named by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as its vice presidential candidate against Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Gopalkrishna Gandhi, the opposition's nominee.
Abdullah was elected to the lower house of Parliament after defeating his Peoples Democratic Party rival Nazir Ahmed Khan by over 10000 votes.
BCCC is an independent self-regulatory body constituted by IBF in June 2011 to examine content-related complaints related.
In the last one year while championing for the cause of autism for WHO, Hossain facilitated the 'Thimphu Declaration' on autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
Goenka was nominated by the President, Pranab Mukherjee, in his capacity as Visitor of the Institute.
Kumar, who is presently serving as the Director General of Police in Himachal Pradesh, is set to retire in December 2018.
Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti has been appointed as the next chief election commissioner, succeeding the retiring Nasim Zaidi.
She worked as a senior legal officer at the International Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and worked in legal positions at the French foreign ministry.
Pachnanda owns the rare distinction of serving in all the major central paramilitary forces and organisations including the CRPF, the CISF.
Venugopal will succeed Mukul Rohatgi, who chose to return to private practice after a three-year term as the Attorney General of India, country's top law position.
Narendra Kumar Sinha, a 1980-batch IAS officer from Bihar has assumed charge as Secretary in the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, succeeding Ajay Mittal.
Former Vice Chancellor of Ambedkar Open University, Manoj Soni, has taken Oath as the member of the Union Public Service Commission.
During three decades of State Department service, Urs has specialised in economic issues and developed extensive policy experience in the Andean region of South America.
Behra's appointment as state police chief was confirmed by the Pinarayi Vijayan-led Kerala government after the cabinet meeting.
The appointment was made after eminent jurist Soli Sorabjee quit the presidential post.
Kaushik Basu is currently serving as the C Marks Professor of International Studies at Cornell.
Gauba, a 1982 batch IAS officer of Jharkhand cadre, will take over as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) in the Union Home Ministry with immediate effect.
At present, Vladimir Voronkov serves as the Russian Federation’s Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna.
Juster, a lawyer from Harvard University, knows India well and was deeply involved in successful bilateral negotiations between the United States and India.
Muzoon Almellehan fled the conflict in Syria along with her family in 2013.
Congress MLA Ajaib Singh Bhatti was unanimously elected as the Deputy Speaker of Punjab Legislative Assembly.
Neeru Chadha is an eminent lawyer and the first Indian woman to become the Chief Legal Adviser in the Union Ministry of External Affairs.
Theresa May has appointed her close ally Damian Green as her first secretary of state, effectively her deputy prime minister.
US President Donald Trump has nominated lawyer and former Justice Department official Christopher Wray as the new FBI Director.