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Ariel Henry appointed as new Prime Minister of Haiti

Jul 22, 2021
Ariel Henry has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of Haiti, amid the political turmoil due to the assassination of President Jovenel Moise. Read all you need to know.

Federal Bank gets approval from RBI to re-appoint Shyam Srinivasan as MD & CEO

Jul 10, 2021
Private sector Federal Bank got its approval from the Reserve Bank of India to re-appoint Shyam Srinivasan as its Managing Director (MD) and CEO for three years. Read all you need to know.

Sudhanshu Mittal re-elected as President of Kho Kho Federation of India

Jul 5, 2021
Sudhanshu Mittal was re-elected as the President of Kho Kho Federation of India. Read all you need to know.

Pushkar Singh Dhami sworn in as 11th Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, 7 new Cabinet Ministers also take oath

Jul 4, 2021
Pushkar Singh Dhami was sworn-in as the 11th Chief Minister of Uttarakhand at a programme in Raj Bhawan, Dehradun on July 4, 2021. He replaced Tirath Singh Rawat, who resigned as the Uttarakhand Chief Minister on July 2, 2021. 

Government gives Amitabh Kant one-year extension as NITI Aayog CEO

Jul 1, 2021
Amitabh Kant is a key player who has been involved at the top level in policy-related matters in the government about technology, industrial development, and investment.

WWF India names Upasana Kamineni as Ambassador of Forest Frontline Heroes

Jun 23, 2021
Upasana Kamineni is the Vice-Chairperson of Apollo Foundation, Vice-Chairperson of Apollo Life and Editor-in-Chief of B Positive Magazine. 

Montek Ahluwalia named member of High-Level Advisory Group formed by World Bank, IMF

Jun 22, 2021
Montek Singh Ahluwalia is an Indian economist and civil servant, who earlier served as the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission of India. 

Government appoints Aashish Chandorkar as Director at India’s WTO mission

Jun 21, 2021
The government has appointed a private person Aashish Chandorkar as ‘Counsellor’ in India’s Permanent Mission in WTO for 3 years.

Microsoft names CEO Satya Nadella as its new Chairman

Jun 17, 2021
Microsoft Corporation named Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella as its new Chairman. Nadella will be replacing John Thompson as the new Chairman. Read all you need to know.

Indian diplomat Nagaraj Naidu to be UNGA President’s Chef de Cabinet for first time

Jun 11, 2021
Nagaraj Naidu, India Deputy Ambassador to United Nations has been appointed the Chef de Cabinet of the President-elect of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). Read all you need to know.

UNSC votes to grant UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres second term

Jun 10, 2021
The 72-year-old has been serving as the Secretary General of the United Nations since 2017. His main agenda has been conflict resolution.

Anup Chandra Pandey, former UP-Cadre bureaucrat, appointed as Election Commissioner

Jun 9, 2021
Anup Chandra Pandey, who retired as the Chief Secretary of UP in August 2019, will be joining the poll panel as one of the two Election Commissioners, the other being Rajiv Kumar.

Former Judge Arun Kumar Mishra takes charge as NHRC Chairman

Jun 2, 2021
Arun Kumar Mishra took over as a Supreme Court Judge in 2014 and had retired from the apex court in September 2020.

Vice Admiral Ravneet Singh takes charge as Deputy Chief of Naval Staff

Jun 2, 2021
Vice Admiral Ravneet Singh has commanded various frontline ships and Naval Air Squadrons including INS Ranvijay, INS Himgiri, INS Ranvir, INAS 551B, INAS 300 as well as the premier Air Base INS Hansa.

Tata Steel’s T V Narendran becomes new president of CII

Jun 1, 2021
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) announced that it has elected T V Narendran, CEO and Managing Director of Tata Steel as its new President for 2021-22.

Mali’s top court announces coup leader Goita as interim President

May 31, 2021
Mali’s constitutional court in Bamako announced that colonel Assimi Goita will be the new interim President of Mali. Who is Assimi Goita?

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