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  • Dr. Madan Mohan Tripathi joins as Director General, NIELIT

    Dr. Madan Mohan Tripathi has joined as Director-General of the National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIELIT). Before joining NIELIT, Dr Madan Mohan Tripathi was working as Professor at Delhi Technological University (DTU), New Delhi. In DTU he also...

    Published On February 3rd, 2022
  • Vinod Kannan named as next CEO of Vistara airline

    Vinod Kannan took over as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vistara Airlines. He replaced Leslie Thng who was the CEO from July 16, 2017, to December 31, 2021. It added that Deepak Rajawat has been elevated to take up...

    Published On January 4th, 2022
  • Radhika Jha named as CEO of Energy Efficiency Services

    Radhika Jha has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer in state-run Energy Efficiency Services (EESL). EESL is a joint venture between NTPC, Power Grid, Power Finance Corp and REC, working to promote energy efficiency in the country. Buy Prime...

    Published On December 29th, 2021
  • Rahul Dravid named as brand ambassador of kids footwear brand Plaeto

    Children’s footwear brand Plaeto has announced the appointment of celebrated Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid as its brand ambassador and mentor. Plaeto is India’s first D2C foot-health focused footwear brand designed specifically for Indian children. Plaeto was founded in March 2020...

    Published On November 15th, 2021
  • RBI approves re-appointment of Sandeep Bakhshi as ICICI Bank MD & CEO

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has approved the re-appointment of Sandeep Bakhshi as the MD & CEO of ICICI Bank. This will be with effect from October 15, 2021, till October 3, 2023. The shareholders at the Annual General...

    Published On August 26th, 2021
  • ICC releases Manu Sawhney as CEO

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) has discontinued the services of Manu Sawhney as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with immediate effect. The decision was taken by the ICC Board during its meeting. Geoff Allardice will continue as Acting CEO supported...

    Published On July 10th, 2021
  • Amitabh Kant gets 1-yr extension as Niti Aayog CEO

    The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has extended the tenure of NITI Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Amitabh Kant, by one year till June 30, 2022. This is for the third time that Kant’s tenure has been extended. Mr...

    Published On July 1st, 2021
  • International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

    International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict is observed globally on 19th June every year. The day aims to raise awareness of the need to put an end to conflict-related sexual violence, honour the victims and survivors...

    Published On June 19th, 2021
  • Dushyant Chautala re-elected as President of TTFI

    Dushyant Chautala has been re-elected as the President of Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) for a period of four years. He was elected unanimously during the 84th annual meeting of the TTFI, on February 24, 2021. He is also...

    Published On February 26th, 2021
  • Kuldeep Handoo appointed as “Fit India” movement ambassador

    Srinagar born Wushu coach and the first Dronacharya Awardee from the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, Kuldeep Handoo is appointed as the Ambassador of Fit India movement. He won 11 gold medals in National and 6 in International stage,...

    Published On December 4th, 2020