NK Chari is the new State Bank of Mysore MD
- Mr. NK Chari has been appointed Managing Director of the State Bank of Mysore (SBM) with an immediate effect.
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Navin Agarwal appointed as DG of NADA
- Senior IPS officer (1968-bach) of Jammu and Kashmir cadre Navin Agarwal has been appointed as Director General (DG)/ Chief Executive Officer (CEP) of National Anti-Doping Agency.
Odisha becomes first state to give social welfare benefits to transgender community
- Odisha became the first state in the country to give transgender people social welfare benefits – such as a housing, pension and food grains.
Actor-director Balu Anand dies of heart attack
- Tamil actor and director Balu Anand (62-year)died following a massive heart attack at his house in Kalampalayam.
India, Tunisia Sign 2 Agreements In IT, Handicrafts Sectors
- India and Tunisia have signed two MoUs for co-operation in Information Technology and promotion of traditional handicrafts.
Dr. R Seetharaman conferred with 2016 Green Economy Visionary Award
- A Qatar-based Indian banker Dr. R Seetharaman has been awarded with the 2016 ‘Green Economy Visionary award’.
Asia’s largest annual security forum Shangri-La Dialogue opens in Singapore
- Asia’s largest annual security forum Shangri-La Dialogue has been inaugurated in Singapore to talk about security issues in the Asia-Pacific region.
Argentina retain top spot in FIFA rankings
- Argentina (1st) and Belgium (2nd) continue to hold on to the top two spots in the latest FIFA rankings, with Colombia rounding up the top three.