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Tata Motors shareholders remove Nusli Wadia from board of directors

Shareholders of Tata Motors have voted to remove independent director Nusli Wadia from the board of directors. In the extraordinary general meeting, 71.20% of the shareholders voted in favour of a resolution moved by Tata Sons to remove Mr Wadia as independent director of Tata Motors. Earlier, Mr Wadia was removed as independent director from… Read More »

Government announces new rules to ease process of getting passport

The Union Government announced new passport rules in order to streamline, liberalize and ease the process of issue of passport. Under new rules, birth certificate is no longer mandatory for getting passport. Henceforth, applicant of online passport application will only need to provide the name of only one parent and not both. This will enable… Read More »

Argentina wins FIFA Team of the Year title

Argentina has won the FIFA ‘Team of the Year’ title after finishing top of the FIFA rankings of the year 2016 with 1,634 points. Argentina’s rivals Brazil was placed at second position with 1,544 points while World Champions Germany finished third with 1,433 points. 2015 winner Belgium was placed at fifth position with 1,368 points.

Mary Kom given AIBA Legends award

Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze medalist MC Mary Kom was awarded the AIBA Legends award by the International Boxing Federation (AIBA). Besides, Asian Games’ bronze medalist Vikas Krishan Yadav was awarded AIBA Pro Boxing Best Boxer trophy.