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Archive for August 2015

Pranab Mukherjee warns neighbours on terror

Aug 11th, 2015 | By

  NEW DELHI: In an apparent message to Pakistan, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said “our neighbours” must ensure that their territory is not used by forces inimical to India which rejects any attempt to use terrorism as an instrument of state policy. “While we offer our hand willingly in friendship, we cannot stay blind
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Ajit Seth is new Chairman of PESB

Aug 11th, 2015 | By

  Outgoing Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth has been appointed Chairman of the PESB. He is former 1974 batch IAS officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre.



Ms Gauri Kumar appointed as Member, PESB

Aug 11th, 2015 | By

Ms Gauri Kumar, Secretary, Cabinet Secretary, has been appointed as Member, Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) in place of K M Acharya. She is a 1979 batch IAS officer of Gujarat cadre.



Anshuman Das appointed as Member, PESB

Aug 11th, 2015 | By

Anshuman Das, retired CMD, NALCO, has been appointed as member, Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) in place of Ashwani Kumar Datt.



Key Appointments in Public Sector Bank

Aug 11th, 2015 | By

P S Jayakumar appointed as MD&CEO, Bank of Baroda M O Rego appointed as MD & CEO, Bank of India Rakesh Sharma appointed as MD & CEO, Canara Bank K P Kharat appointed as MD & CEO, IDBI Bank Ltd Mrs Usha Ananthasubramanian appointed as MD & CEO, PNB Ravi Venkatesan appointed as Non-Executive Chairman,
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SC says Aadhar will be optional for availing various government schemes

Aug 11th, 2015 | By

The Supreme Court has ordered that the Aadhar card will be optional for availing various welfare schemes of the government. It said this and ordered that no personal information of the holders of such cards shall be shared by any authority.



Govt introduces GST bill in Rajya Sabha as Cong protests continue

Aug 10th, 2015 | By

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday came down heavily on the Gandhi family, saying it has not been able to accept the fact that someone else can also rule the country as the government efforts to push for the GST bill did not take off ove