Manohar Parrikar new CM of Goa after resigning as Defence Minister

Manohar Parrikar new CM of Goa after resigning as Defence Minister

On Monday a major political development took place when Manohar Parrikar resigned from the post of Defence Minister. Parrikar will now take oath as Goa Chief Minister on Tuesday at 5 PM. “I have given my resignation as Defence Minister and have passed it to the PMO. I will take the oath as Goa chief minister on 14th of March, […]

Ajay Tyagi appointed as the new chairman of SEBI

Ajay Tyagi appointed as the new chairman of SEBI

The Govt. appointed senior Finance Ministry official Ajay Tyagi as the new chairman of SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India). He is going to replace U K Sinha whose tenure ends on 1st March. Mr. Tyagi will work for 5 years or till the age of 65 years or until further orders. He is succeeding UK […]

Alok Kumar Verma appointed as a new CBI director

Alok Kumar Verma appointed as a new CBI director

Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Kumar Verma was appointed director of CBI on 19 January, 2016. His name was cleared by a 3 member selection panel headed by PM Modi, Chief Justice of India Jagdish Singh Khehar and Congress leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge. These three were the members of the panel. According to the official sources Verma has […]

N Chandrasekaran appointed as chairman of Tata Sons

N Chandrasekaran appointed as chairman of Tata Sons

N Chandrasekaran has been appointed today by the board of Tata Sons, the holding outfit of the Tata conglomerate, as its next chairman. He will succeed interim chairman Ratan Tata on February 21. Four-month deadline was decided to choose a successor. Chandrasekaran took the helm at a time when several companies in the conglomerate have […]

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat to be new Army chief, Air Marshal BS Dhanoa to head IAF

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat to be new Army chief, Air Marshal BS Dhanoa to head IAF

Lt Gen. Rawat and Air Marshal Dhanoa, presently the Vice Chiefs of their respective services, will take over on December 31, when incumbents Gen. Dalbir Singh and Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha demit office on retirement from service. It, however, stuck to the practice in elevating vice chief air marshal BS Dhanoa – a Kargil war […]

Mariano Rajoy sworn in for a second term as Spain’s Prime Minister

Mariano Rajoy sworn in for a second term as Spain’s Prime Minister

Mariano Rajoy, Spain’s acting prime minister and leader of its conservative Popular Party (PP), was re-elected on Saturday (29/10/2016) after winning a parliamentary vote. The news means Spain has its first fully functioning government since December, when a general election left no party with a majority. Members of the Spanish Parliament voted, 170 to 111, in […]