Month: January 2019

Retired HDFC Bank executive and former Federal Bank board member Deepak Maheshwari has taken charge as chief credit officer (CCO) at Axis Bank

Retired HDFC Bank executive and former Federal Bank board member Deepak Maheshwari has taken charge as chief credit officer (CCO) at Axis Bank Deepak Maheshwari, the retired HDFC Bank executive and former Federal Bank board member took charge as chief credit officer (CCO) at Axis Bank as part of an ongoing reshuffle undertaken by new […]

Iran plans to launch two domestically made satellites

Iran plans to launch two domestically made satellites Iran plans to launch two domestically made satellites into orbit to gather information on its environment. The announcement was made by Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani. One Satellite named Payam would orbit the earth at about 600 kilometres (370 miles) above its surface. The second satellite Doosti would […]

Gulab Chand Kataria took oath as pro tem Speaker of the Rajasthan Assembly

Gulab Chand Kataria took oath as pro tem Speaker of the Rajasthan Assembly Gulab Chand Kataria, the Senior BJP MLA, took oath as the pro tem Speaker of the Rajasthan Assembly. He will conduct the first meeting of the 15th Assembly. Once a new Speaker is elected, Mr. Kataria, who was the Home Minister in […]

ADB agreed to loan Rs.4,170 crore infrastructure project under way in VCIC

ADB agreed to loan Rs.4,170 crore infrastructure project under way in VCIC The Andhra Pradesh State government has taken up infrastructure (road connectivity and utility) projects costing nearly Rs.1960 crore in the Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor (VCIC) under phase-I in view of its importance for the growth of the State. The projects are being executed by […]

Pakistan decided to shelve CPEC power project

Pakistan decided to shelve CPEC power project The Pakistan government has decided to shelve a major coal-based power plant project under the $60 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), citing sufficient generation capacity already lined up for the next few years. Pakistan has requested Beijing to formally delete the project from the CPEC list. It has […]

Commerce Minister announced that India is to grow crops for UAE, Saudi Arabia

Commerce Minister announced that India is to grow crops for UAE, Saudi Arabia Union Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu announced that the UAE and Saudi Arabia had decided to use India as a base to address their food security concerns. He met delegates from the two countries, along with representatives from 44 others, at a summit […]

Deep and Mulik won gold medal 43rd Bombay YMCA State level annual athletics

Deep and Mulik won gold medal 43rd Bombay YMCA State level annual athletics Uran Gymkhana’s Deep Patil and Shree Sidheshwar Sports Club’s Shreya Mulik won the under-18 boys and girls’ 100m gold medal in the 43rd Bombay YMCA State-level annual athletics meet at the University Pavilion, Marine Lines, Mumbai, Maharashtra. The results: U-18: 100m: 1.Deep […]

Study shows solar wind fills the dark side of the Moon

Study shows solar wind fills the dark side of the Moon A study using observations from Chandrayaan 1 mission has found how plasma particles from the solar wind make their way into the Moon’s night side, filling up the wake region, long thought to be devoid of plasma particles. This has significance in understanding bodies […]

Donald Trump threatens to declare national emergency

Donald Trump threatens to declare national emergency President Donald Trump has again threatened to declare a national emergency along the border with Mexico. In a fight with Democrats in Congress, Mr.Trump said funding for a wall will keep out dangerous immigrants. The Congress has now shut down parts of the government for a record-tying 21 […]

Tamil Nadu Cm inaugrated various project in the State

Tamil Nadu Cm inaugrated various project in the State Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami inaugurated a slew of welfare schemes through video conference from the Secretariat. The schemes included those to be implemented by the Municipal Administration Department, the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department and the Rural Development Department. He also inaugurated […]