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SEBI Chairman’s tenure extended till 2022

The government has extended the term of Ajay Tyagi as the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) by a period of 18 months till February 2022. The tenure of the present chairman was to end on August 31 after getting a six-month extension in February 2020. Now the Appointments Committee of ..

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Nation remembers Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his 100th death anniversary

The Prime Minister has paid tribute to the firebrand leader of the Indian National Movement, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, on August 01, on his 100th death anniversary. A strong opponent of the ‘Poorna Swaraj’, Tilak was a father figure in the Indian National Movement. Contribution of Tilak Tilak, born as Keshav Gangadhar Bal Gangadhar Tilak, contributed ..

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Rajesh Bhushan takes charge as health secretary

Senior Bureaucrat from Bihar Cadre, Rajesh Bhushan took charge as the Union Health Secretary after succeeding Preeti Sudan, who was given a three-month extension in April and finally demitted office on Friday. Background He was appointed as the Officer on Special Duty at the Health Ministry in April this year and finally has given the ..

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Raavi Kondala Rao, Telegu Director, breathes his Last at 88

Veteran actor, writer, director and producer Raavi Kondaal Rao has passed away owing to a cardiac arrest on July 28 at a private hospital in Hyderabad. He was 88 at the time of his death and has been associated with more than 600 south Indian movies, primarily in Telegu Cinema. His wife with more than ..

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Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-Winning Actress, Passes Away

Olivia de Havilland, a two-time Oscar winner and one of the last surviving actresses of the Golden Era of Hollywood, died on July 26 at the age of 104. She has starred in blockbuster movies such as ‘Gone with the Wind’ and has acted opposite leading men such as Errol Flynn. Olivia died from natural ..

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