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National Civil Service Day

National Civil Service Day is observed every year on April 21. This year the focus is on ‘Evolving Strategies for Transforming Aspirational Districts’ and the function is organized by...

Yusuf Hamied received UK royal society honour

Prominent scientist and businessman Yusuf Hamied is among a host of Indian-origin experts honoured in the 2019 list of new fellows of the UK’s Royal Society. The 82-year-old chairman...

Indian Navy launched Guided missile destroyer ‘Imphal’

The Indian Navy launched guided missile destroyer 'Imphal' at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders in Mumbai.Imphal is the third ship to be launched under Project 15B. The ship successfully slipped into...

Union Territories and 20 states joined pan-India Single Emergency helpline Number ‘112’

To get immediate assistance to the people who are in trouble, Union territories and Twenty states have joined in a pan-India network of single emergency helpline number ‘112’,which is...

Benjamin Netanyahu Appointed as Prime Minister of Israel

President of Israel Reuven Rivlin has formally handed Benjamin Netanyahu his letter of appointment to start building a coalition government following last week’s general election.President has stated that during...

Indian peacekeepers awarded UN Medal of Honour

A total of 150 Indian peacekeepers serving with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) have received medals of honour for their dedicated service and sacrifice. Under the...

Bajrang regains top spot in World Wrestling Rankings

India’s Bajrang Punia has regained the world number one spot in the men’s 65-kilogram freestyle category rankings. The rankings were released by United World Wrestling. Punia, who won Gold...

India ranked 140 in World Press Freedom Index 2019

The Reporters Without Borders (RSF) released the World Press Freedom Index 2019, reflecting growing animosity towards journalists. India’s rank in the World Press Freedom Index 2019 dropped down to...

World Heritage Day

April 18th was observed as the World Heritage Day 2019 with the theme Rural Landscapes. The theme Rural Landscapes is related to the theme of the 2019 International Council...

PwC India named Padmaja Alaganandan as chief people officer

PwC India announced the appointment of Padmaja Alaganandan as the firm’s new Chief People Officer (CPO).She takes over the role from Jagjit Singh.Padmaja associated with PwC for the last...