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1. Senior BJP leader J P Nadda appointed as party's working President:Senior BJP leader J P Nadda has been appointed as the BJP working President. The decision was taken at the BJP Parliamentary Board meeting held at party headquarters in New Delhi this evening. Mr. Nadda will remain the working president till the BJP’s membership drive and organization...
1. Zuzana Caputova was sworn in as president of Slovakia:In Slovakia, anti-corruption campaigner Zuzana Caputova was sworn in as country's first female president today. In her inauguration speech, she pledged to make the justice system work for everyone. Caputova said, she did not come to rule but to serve the nation. She said state officials that had proven...
1.FDI flows to India grew 6% in 2018 to 42 billion: A UN report said Foreign Direct Investment to India grew by 6 percent to 42 billion dollars in 2018, with strong inflows in the manufacturing, communication, and financial services sectors, and cross-border merger and acquisition activities. The report ranked India among the top 20 host economies for FDI...
1.No survivors in an AN-32 aircraft crash in Arunachal Pradesh: Indian Air Force today confirmed that there are no survivors from the recent crash of AN-32 aircraft. The eight members of the rescue team reached the crash site near Lipo in Arunachal Pradesh. The wreckage of the AN-32 aircraft of the Indian Air Force was spotted on Tuesday 16...
1.Mysuru to hold a national program on International Yoga Day 2019:The city of palaces Mysuru in Karnataka is chosen one among the five cities for holding the national program of the International Yoga Day this year. The cultural capital of Karnataka, Mysuru is gearing up for hosting the International Yoga Day on June 21st. The member of Legislative...
1. Cabinet approves two months extension of Commission to examine the issue of sub-categorization of OBCsUnion Cabinet has accorded ex-post facto approval for the extension of the term of the Commission to examine the issue of Sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes by two more months upto 31st July this year. This is the sixth extension to the commission...
1. China going to make a trade deal with America:US President Donald Trump has said, China will be left with no other option but to enter into a trade deal with the United States because increased tariffs on Chinese products is having an impact on its economy. Trump said in an interview yesterday, China will subsidize their product...
1.UAE Cabinet adopts "National Strategy for Wellbeing 2031":The UAE Cabinet adopted the National Strategy for Wellbeing 2031 during its meeting at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi. One of the most important initiatives is the development of the first 'National Wellbeing Observatory' to support the policymaking process. It will monitor a number of indicators of wellbeing in the...
1.EAM S Jaishankar to embark on a two-day visit to Bhutan:External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will embark on a two-day visit to Bhutan. Disclosing this to reporters in New Delhi, External Affairs Ministry Spokesman Raveesh Kumar said, this is Mr. Jaishankar's first overseas visit after assuming charge of the Ministry. Mr. Kumar said, during the visit, Mr. Jaishankar...

Global Leadership Award 2019

Sunder Pichai, Nasdaq's Friedman to receive 2019 Global Leadership Award:In the United States, Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai and Nasdaq president Adena Friedman have been chosen for the prestigious Global Leadership Awards 2019 by business advocacy group USIBC in recognition of the two companies' contribution as the leading technology-driven platforms. The award by Washington-based US-India Business Council (USIBC)...