The two-day Advantage Assam- Global Investors Summit 2018 is all set to kick-start with the presence of over 2000 domestic and international industry leaders and representatives at Guwahati. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Summit on 3rd February 2018 in Guwahati. Several union ministers including Nitin. . . . .
Senior bureaucrat Neelam Kapoor was appointed director general of the Sports Authority of India (SAI). Kapoor, a 1982 batch officer of the Indian Information Service (IIS), is at present the Principal Director General of the Directorate of Field Publicity.The Appointments. . . . .
The 7th India Energy Congress was held in New Delhi. Over 400 experts are expected to brainstorm on energy transition across the globe in view of technology and digital disruptions. The India Energy Congress is the flagship event of World Energy Council India (WEC India) and joint event of ministries of power, coal,. . . . .
Shailendra Kumar Joshi has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary of Telangana State. decision The decision was taken by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao. Joshi, Special Chief Secretary for Irrigation and Catchment Area Development (I&CAD) department, took charge from the outgoing Chief Secretary, Shekhar. . . . .
The 32nd Surajkund International Crafts fair will begin in Faridabad. Around 20 countries & all the states of India will participate in the fair. The annual fair this year will be a 'child-friendly event' and highlight zero tolerance towards child rights violation. This year, Uttar Pradesh has been chosen. . . . .
IPS officer Sudeep Lakhtakia took over as the Director General of the black cats' commando force National Security Guard (NSG) after the retirement of chief S P Singh. Lakhtakia, a 1984-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of the Telangana cadre, was till now serving as Special DG in the Central Reserve Police. . . . .