The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has announced taking over the management of the Sahara India Life Insurance Company. Insurance regulator, IRDAI in an order issued in New Delhi on 12 June 2017 said
The Centre has approved proposals for setting up of 100 Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy, AYUSH hospitals across the country. The same was revealed by the Minister of state for AYUSH, Shripad Yesso Naik. The Minister said
Pema Khandu, Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, on 12 June 2017 reiterated demand for a separate time zone for the north-eastern states. The demand is made to improve work efficiency and save electricity in the north-eastern region
Central American nation, Panama has cut its long-standing ties with Taiwan, choosing to establish diplomatic relations with China instead. The Panamanian government said that it recognised there was “only one China” and considered Taiwan part of it.
A book titled Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature authored by Jairam Ramesh was released on 10 June 2017 at the Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum in New Delhi. The book was launched by Congress president Sonia Gandhi
Scientists are developing a new system that would be able to predict if a car driver is about to have a heart attack. The feature would help avoid road accidents due to an unexpected cardiac event. Speaking
According to a recently released CRY Report on child labour, more than 8 lakh children between the age group of 5 and 6 years in India are engaged in child labour. Child Rights and You (CRY) is an NGO working
India captain Virat Kohli reclaimed the world number one position in the ODI batting rankings, according to the latest MRF Tyres ICC ODI Player Rankings released on Tuesday. Josh Hazlewood of Australia achieved the top spot in
SEBI has come up with comprehensive guidelines asking the Commodity derivatives exchanges to compulsorily set up investor protection and service funds. The commodity exchanges should maintain separate bank accounts for maintaining the corpus of the IPF and the ISF.