Day: January 24, 2019

Renault names new leaders to replace Ghosn, jailed in Japan

PARIS — The board of French carmaker Renault on Thursday named two new leaders to replace industry veteran Carlos Ghosn, who resigned after weeks of detention in Japan. The board chose Jean-Dominique Senard of Michelin to be chairman and Renault executive Thierry Bollore as CEO. Ghosn previously held […]

Congo’s new leader completes 1st peaceful transfer of power

KINSHASA, Congo — Congo’s new President Felix Tshisekedi made news as soon as he was sworn into office on Thursday by announcing he would release all political prisoners and by praising his father, the late opposition icon Etienne, calling him “president” to cheers from the crowd. The 55-year-old […]

Railway hospitals to implement Ayushman Bharat scheme

New Delhi, Jan 24: Railway hospitals across the country will soon provide treatment to eligible families under the Centre’s ambitious Ayushman Bharat scheme, an official statement said Thursday. In addition, eligible families will soon be able to get benefits under the scheme at hospitals under the New Delhi Municipal […]

Election Commission of India hosts International Conference on ‘Making our Elections Inclusive and Accessible’

MoU on Electoral cooperation with  Bhutan renewed open view news desk The Chief Election Commissioner of India, Shri Sunil Arora and Election Commissioner Shri Ashok Lavasa today inaugurated an International Conference on ‘Making our Elections Inclusive and Accessible’. ECI is hosting the International Conference on the occasion of […]

9thNational Voters’ Day to be celebrated on 25th January 2019

open view news desk The country will celebrate the 9th National Voters’ Day (NVD) on 25th January 2019 at more than six lakh locations covering around ten lakh Polling Stations across the country. New Voters shall be felicitated and handed over their EPIC (Elector Photo Identity Card) in the NVD […]

I&B Ministry to facilitate access of President’s speech on eve of Republic Day and Commentary of Republic Day Parade to the differently abled people

Telecast to be accompanied with sign language interpretation  Feed of DD News and DD Bharati to be made available free of cost to all TV channels open view news desk I&B Ministry has today taken a decisionto facilitate access, to the differently abled people, to the Speech of […]

Bureau of Indian Standards in Collaboration with Indian Air Force Releases New Standard for Bio-Jet Fuel

open view news desk To use bio-jet fuel on all military and civilian aircraft, BIS has in collaboration with IAF, research organisations and the industry brought out a new standard for Aviation Turbine Fuels. These specifications will align Indian standards with current international standards. A committee constituted with […]

eCourts Services through Common Service Centres

open view news desk Court case information such as judicial proceedings/decisions, case registration, cause list, case status, daily orders, and final judgments of all computerized district and subordinate courts of the country will now be available across all Common Service Centers in the country. The Government of India […]