A 55-year-old Indian-origin man Ranjith Varma, died while attempting to hike the US' Grand Canyon rim-to-rim in a single day, media reports said. Varma of Virginia became unresponsive while hiking with a group of about six others at the national park's North Kaibab Trail on Saturday, reports confirmed on September 11. The group had been attempting to hike from the canyon's South Rim to the North Rim.
Courtesy: The Press Trust of India
Indian-Origin Ajay Singh Banga is the new President of the World Bank. Nominated by the USA President Joe Biden, Ajay Bangan's appointment was approved by the 25-member panel of the World Bank, for a five-year term. With the IIM Ahmedabad MBA will take over the position of the World Bank as President on June 2. This is the first time in Indian history that Indian-origin appointed as World Bank President.
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