Shashi Tharoor

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Shashi Tharoor Appointed As Parliamentary Chemicals and Fertilizers Chairperson

Indian National Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has been appointed as chairperson of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Chemicals and Fertilizers. On October 12, the Lok Sabha Secretariat issued a notification in this regard, after the Congress leadership suggested his name. The recommendation came at a time when the diplomat-turned-politician is contesting the Congress presidential election against his party colleague Mallikarjun Kharge… read-more

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 04:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Shashi Tharoor, appointment, AICC, Congress Presidential Polls, Lok Sabha Secretariat

Sanjay Verma IAF

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IFS Sanjay Kumar Verma Appointed As India's HIgh Commissioner To Canada

Seasoned diplomat Sanjay Kumar Verma, an IFS 1988 batch was appointed as India's next High Commissioner to Canada, on September 6. Verma replaced Amit Kumar, currently Consulate General of India in Chicago, who has been named as the next ambassador to the Republic of Korea. Meanwhile, presently Sanjay Verma is India's Ambassador to Japan and will soon take up new roles, said the Ministry of External Affairs.

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 05:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sanjay Kumar Verma, IFS Officer, High Commissioner To Canada, appointment, India

Dinesh Paruchuri

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IRS Dinesh Paruchuri Is New Head Of Hyderabad ED

Indian Revenue Service (IRS) Officer Dinesh Paruchuri has been appointed as Aditional Director of the Enforcement Directorate at Hyderabad. Paruchuri's appointment came after the ED Joint Director Abhishek Goyal was transferred to another key post in Mumbai zone-2, along with read-more

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 01:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hyderabad ED, Dinesh Paruchuri, appointment, Abhishek Goyal, MONEY LAUNDERING

Courtesy: The Times of India

Gen Manoj Pande

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Gen Manoj Pande Takes Charge As Chief Of Army Staff

Gen Manoj Pande took over as the 29th Chief of the Army Staff on April 30, succeeding incumbent Gen MM Naravane, who retired from service. Notably, Gen Pande is the first officer from the Corps of Engineers to direct the army force. Furthermore, prior to CAS, Gen Pande was vice chief of the Army, head of Eastern Army Command. The new CAS appointment came amid security-challenges by Pakistan and China.

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 01:35 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Gen Manoj Pande, Chief Of Army Staff, appointment, Indian government, Delhhi

Subhash Chand Gupta

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Subhash Chand Gupta Appointed As Chairman Of Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Ltd

Subhash Chand Gupta has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of the Mumbai railways Vikas Corporation Ltd. He has previously served as the Director (Way & Works) at the Konkon Railway Corporation Ltd. He also has prior working experience in management of rail infrastructure projects. On his watch, projects like the Dedicated Freight Corridor and the Udhampur Srinagar Baramulla Link project saw the light of day.

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 08:00 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: business, Indian Railways, appointment, appointed, chairman

Justice Nariman

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Justice Nariman's Retirement Leaves Behind Vacancy, Hiring Issue

Justice Rohinton Nariman's retirement on August 12 has left behind not just a vacancy but a 22 month-long stalemate situation surrounding the appointment of judges. Sources said, Nariman, the second most senior SC judge, believed that an agreement on names cannot be reached unless two judges in the High Court's seniority list are recommended first. This retirement leaves the SC with 25 judges against the sanctioned number of 34.

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 10:19 AM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Justice Nariman, Supreme Court, Seniority list, appointment, vscancy

Courtesy: The Indian Express

New Vice Chief of Navel Staff to Vice Admiral Satish Namdeo Ghormade.

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Vice Admiral Satish Namdeo Ghormade To Be New Vice Chief Of Navel Staff

The Indian government has appointed the new Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice-Admiral Satish Namdeo Ghormade following the retirement of Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar on July 31. Reportedly, Ghormade had earlier served as the Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff at the headquarters. Besides, he has been serving the Navy since 1984. Moreover, the President of India awarded him the Nau Sena Medal in 2007.

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 07:28 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Navy Vice Chief, Navy, appointment, Vice Chief of Navel Staff

Rakesh Ashtana

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Rakesh Asthana Named as Delhi's New Police Commissioner

Rakesh Asthana, who is currently serving as the Chief of the Border Security Force (BSF) will hold the prestigious position of the Delhi Police Commissioner. IPS Officer Balaji Srivastava will be replaced by 1984 batch IPS Officer Asthana, as per the circular issued by MHA on July 27th. He has been given the post of Delhi Police Commissioner before three days he was to be superannuated.

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 01:04 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: Delhi Police Commissioner, Delhi Police, Rakesh Asthana, appointment

Courtesy: Money Control