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Swachch Bharat Abhiyan gets PM Modi the Global Goalkeeper Award

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to be honored by a special honor given by the Gates Foundation for his exceptional leadership and dedication to the Swachch Bharat Abhiyan (SBA). The SBA is a nationwide program endeavor which aims to motivate the people to clean up the public spaces of the nation. What has happened? ..

Narendra Modi chosen by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for 2019 Global Goalkeeper Award’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be honoured with the prestigious ‘ 2019 Global Goalkeeper Award’ by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for his leadership and commitment to his ambitious pet project “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (SBA)” on 24th September 2019. The Prime Minister will also address global leaders and corporate executives at the Bloomberg Global ..

Time 100 Most Influential People 2019

The Time 100 Most Influential People 2019 list named the world’s most influential pioneers, leaders, titans, artists and icons of the year. The list includes Indian-American comedian and TV host Hasan Minhaj, US President Donald Trump, Pope Francis, Chinese President Xi Jinping, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, iconic golfer Tiger Woods and Facebook founder Mark ..

Karnam Sekar appointed as new MD and CEO of Indian Overseas Banks

Dena Bank’s former Managing Director Karnam Sekar has been appointed as the new Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Indian Overseas Bank.  He would take up the position from 1st July, 2019. He has been working as an officer on special duty and Whole Time Director in Indian Overseas Bank from 1st ..

China: Trade talk with US improving

China and US have been on trade are for the last one year. This affected many countries globally especially in Asia. The conditions are now improving. The Chinese Government recently said that the talks with the US are improving after 9 rounds of consultations. The two sides of the Foreign ministry are now working together ..

China US trade deal

Last week, President Xi Jingping welcomed a new consensus. The list of US grievances against Chinese trade practices is long. It includes forced technology transfers, inadequate protection of intellectual property rights, subsidization of trading activities, etc. Trump administration wants the Chinese to make concessions on all of these activities as the trade deficit of US ..

Micromax Co-founder enters Smart Mobility segment

Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma has announced his incursion into smart mobility with the launching of an electric motorcycle.  This launch is expected to hit the roads by June this year. He has set up Revolt Intellicorp Pvt Ltd to make personal mobility practical, affordable and sustainable, earmarking around Rs 500 crore of investment. He has ..

Saudis gained access to Amazon CEO’s phone

The security chief of the CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos said that the Saudi government had access to Bezos phone. It has acquired private information from it. Initially a newspaper claimed that Bezos had an affair with a reporter and blackmailed to leak their intimate photos. The investigation team concuded that Saudis have hands in ..