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DDB Mudra Group names Preetham Venkky as president 22feet Tribal Worldwide
Venkky comes with over 20 years of experience in digitally advanced markets in Asia including Hong Kong and China. At KRDS he built one of Singapore’s largest independent digital agencies from the ground up. KRDS worked on brands such as Singapore Airlines, DBS, OCBC, AIA, Prudential, Capitaland, Singapore Tourism Board, P&G, J&J, HP and Facebook.
Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020: PM Modi to interact with students on Monday
The third edition of Pariksha Pe Charcha is being organised at Talkator...
UP government sends first list of 50,00 refugees to Home Ministry
The Uttar Pradesh government has made the first list of 50,000 refugees who...
Will ensure disinvestment-bound Air India keeps operating uninterruptedly: Aviation Ministry
In December, Air India chief told the ministry that the carrier's financial situation was "grossly untenable" for sustaining operations. Thus, the ministry asserted on Twitter,"MoCA reiterates that the Government, while going ahead with the disinvestment, would ensure that Air India continues to operate uninterruptedly and improves its operations also."
Rural development ministry opens application for director general of NIRD&PR
Rural development ministry has invited applications for the post of director general of the National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRD&PR) to be done directly or through deputation for w term of five years from the date of assuming charge or until the age of 60 years, whichever is earlier.
Housing ministry launches e-commerce platform for real estate sector
Housing ministry launched an e-commerce platform to facilitate homebuyers in identifying genuine properties.
Government considering specific excise duty on ATF
Concessional rate of 2 per cent is applicable for ATF sold under Regional Connectivity Scheme. Ad valorem rate means that the impact of an increase in price of the fuel because of global rate hike translates into an even higher price for airlines as the tax incidence also rises.
Register drones by Jan 31 or face action: Aviation ministry
Any unregistered drone being operated beyond January 31 will invite penal action, said the order issued by the aviation ministry. It said the presence of unregistered drones had come to the notice of the government and that operating them violates the norms prescribed by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA).
Home Ministry issues notification, CAA comes into effect
The Citizenship (Amendment) Act officially came into operation on Friday. However, the Centre is yet to frame rules for the Act.
KV Kamath, Swapan Dasgupta likely to be inducted in Modi govt
There is also the likelihood of Suresh Prabhu making a comeback to the Modi government.
Govt considering hike in customs duty on toys, certain paper, footwear products in Budget
The Commerce and Industry Ministry in its Budget recommendations to the Finance Ministry has proposed rationalisation of basic customs or import duty on over 300 items from different sectors, including furniture, chemicals, rubber, coated paper and paper boards.
Slow travel, eco-tourism, micro-cations: The ultimate trend guide for 2020
A brief overview of the shift in the travel trends that will dominate the year ahead.
India is becoming a popular destination for foreigners to chase their startup dreams
A host of foreign nationals are relocating to India to fulfil their startup ambitions despite stumbling blocks.
A movie, a ministry and a question
Skills ministry says it's 'evaluating' Deepika video; Chhapaak team says no contract.
Ministry wants update on grain procurement
The food ministry has directed the states to regularly update data on the purchase of foodgrains and money disbursement to farmers along with their names for better transparency and record maintenance at micro level. The aim is to benefit all the farmers mainly belonging to scheduled caste or tribe.
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