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  • Aloke Singh named head of Air India’s low cost airline business

    Air India: Air India: The Air India management has appointed Air India Express CEO Aloke Singh as the chief of Air India's low-cost airline business from January 1, 2023. The Low Cost Carrier (LCC) business will consist of AirAsia India...

    Published On December 23rd, 2022
  • Suhel Ajaz Khan named India’s new ambassador to Saudi Arabia

    Indian Foreign Service official of 1997 batch, Dr. Suhel Ajaz Khan who is presently the Ambassador of India to the Republic of Lebanon has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He will...

    Published On December 23rd, 2022
  • Centre appoints former SC Judge Hemant Gupta as head of New Delhi International Arbitration Centre

    New Delhi International Arbitration Centre: Former Supreme Court judge, Hemant Gupta has been appointed as the chairperson of New Delhi International Arbitration Centre (NDIAC). The NDIAC was established for the purpose of creating an independent and autonomous regime for institutionalised...

    Published On December 23rd, 2022
  • Senior nuclear scientist Dinesh Kumar Shukla named as new head of AERB

    New head of AERB: According to an order issued from the Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT), the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of Dinesh Kumar Shukla to the post of Chairperson of the Atomic...

    Published On December 22nd, 2022
  • Major General Mohit Seth takes over as GoC Kilo Force

    Major General Mohit Seth has took over as the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the Counter Insurgency Force Kilo. He took over from Major General Sanjiv Singh Slaria who has been moved to Northern Command headquarters in Udhampur. In his...

    Published On December 21st, 2022
  • Gati Shakti University: Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw appointed as first Chancellor

    Gati Shakti University: Union Minister of Railways, Ashwini Vaishnaw has been appointed as the Chancellor of Gati Shakti Vishwavidyalaya, Vadodara, by President Smt. Draupadi Murmu. It is noteworthy to mention that Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw will be the first Chancellor of...

    Published On December 19th, 2022
  • Harvard University named Claudine Gay as first black president

    Harvard University named Claudine Gay, a dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science, as its new president, the first African American to hold the post at the prestigious university. Gay, 52, is just the second woman to be elected...

    Published On December 19th, 2022
  • Cindy Hook named as CEO of 2032 Olympic organising committee

    Cindy Hook: The Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games organising committee has named American executive Cindy Hook as its first CEO. After speaking with 50 candidates over a six-month period, the organising committee made the announcement of the appointment. Buy...

    Published On December 17th, 2022
  • Senior Dr. PC Rath elected as President of Cardiological Society of India

    Cardiological Society of India (CSI): Senior cardiologist from Hyderabad, Dr PC Rath, was formally elected president of the Cardiological Society of India (CSI) for the year 2023-24, in an annual meeting held in Chennai. Dr PC Rath is currently a...

    Published On December 14th, 2022
  • WHO names Sir Jeremy Farrar as its new chief scientist

    World Health Organization (WHO) announced that Dr Jeremy Farrar will become its new Chief Scientist. Currently, Director of the Wellcome Trust, Dr Farrar will join WHO in the second quarter of 2023. As WHO’s Chief Scientist, Dr Farrar will oversee...

    Published On December 14th, 2022