Appointments Related Current Affairs: In this chapter, information has been given about the latest current affairs based on India and the world in the month from the point of view of upcoming competitive examinations.
|3 December 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
The Indian Navy has appointed Lieutenant Commander Prerna Devasthali as the first woman officer to command a warship.
|30 July 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Professor Ganesan Kannabiran has been appointed as the new Director of NAAC Ganesan is Senior Professor of Information Systems at National Institute of Technology (NIT) Tiruchirappalli.
|21 July 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Indian Coast Guard Director Rakesh Pal has been appointed as the 25th Director General of the force. He is an alumnus of the Indian Naval Academy and was commissioned into the Indian Coast Guard in January 1989.
|29 June 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Ajay Bhatnagar (IPS) has been appointed as Special Director in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). Bhatnagar is a 1989 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of the Jharkhand cadre.
|16 June 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Swaminathan Zankirman, Managing Director of State Bank of India, has been appointed as the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank for the next three years.
|20 May 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Siddaramaiah was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka for a second term, along with state Congress President DK Shivakumar as Deputy CM and eight MLAs were sworn in as Ministers.
|17 May 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
The Central Government has appointed Ravneet Kaur as the new Chairperson of the Competition Commission of India (CCI). He has replaced former CCI Ashok Gupta.
|16 May 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Prime Minister Narendra Modi handed over over 71,000 appointment letters to new recruits in various central departments through video conferencing. These appointment letters have been given to the youth who have recently got jobs in various government posts.
|1 May 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Rajnish Kumar has been appointed as the Managing Director (MD) and Chairman of Bank of India (BOI) by the Government of India.
|20 January 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Praveen Sharma appointed as Director of National Health Authority Praveen Sharma has been appointed as Director in National Health Authority (Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission) under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Praveen Sharma has been appointed to the post for a period of five years under the Central Employees Scheme.
|2 January 2023 | Appointments Current Affairs
Qin Gang has been appointed as the new and youngest Foreign Minister of China, replacing Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
|10 December 2022 | Appointments Current Affairs
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has appointed Indian-origin insurance veteran Sushmita Shukla as President and Chief Executive Officer for the first time. As Skype president, Shukla, 54, will be the second-highest official in the organization.
|0 February 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Hima Das, known as the 'Dhing Express' of India, has been appointed as Deputy Superintendent of Police by the Government of Assam. Hima Das, 21, is currently practicing at NIS Patiala and is eyeing to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics as the athletics calendar begins in a few days.
|27 February 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Mark Listosella has been appointed as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director (MD) by Tata Motors Limited. His appointment will be effective from July 1, 2021. Earlier, the current CEO and MD of Tata Motors was Gunter Bouchek who expressed a desire to relocate to Germany at the end of the contract for personal reasons. Listosella is the former president and CEO of Fuso Truck and Bus Corp and heads Daimler Trucks in Asia.
|13 February 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
The World Trade Organization (WTO) has selected Nigerian economist Ngozi Okonjo-Iwila as the next Director General. She will be the first woman to head the organization as well as the first African. She will replace former Nigeria Finance Minister Okonjo-Iwila, Roberto Azevedo, who stepped down in August 2020.
|8 February 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Sn Subrahmanyan has been appointed by the Ministry of Labor and Employment as the new Chairman of the National Security Council of India (NSC) for a period of three years. Presently, Subrahmanyan is also the CEO and Managing Director of India's largest construction company L&T Limited.
|0 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Kiran Rijiju has been given additional charge of the Ministry of AYUSH. He will hold the position until Shripad Yesso Naik recovers. The President has directed that "this arrangement can continue till Shri Shripad Yesso Naik resumes his work related to the Ministry of AYUSH."
|0 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was appointed the new chairman of the trust of the world famous Somnath Temple in Prabhas Patan city of Gir-Somnath district, Gujarat. He is the second PM to hold this post. Earlier, as the PM, Morarji Desai has been the chairman of the trust. Narendra Modi is the second Prime Minister after him to be appointed as the President of the Temple Trust. According to the trust's records, PM Modi has become the eighth chairman of the trust. According to the record, Desai served as president between 1967 and 1995.
|0 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
The incoming First Lady, Jill Biden, has named Indian-American Garima Verma as its digital director and Michael LaRosa's press secretary, the Biden Transition Team has announced. He served as audience development and content strategist in the Biden-Harris campaign. Prior to joining the campaign, Verma was a volunteer with the content team, Designing Graphics, for distribution to Biden-Harris volunteers across the country. Verma, who was born in India, grew up in the Central Valley of Ohio and California. She previously worked in marketing films at Entertainment Space, Paramount Pictures and the television show The Walt Disney Company's ABC Network and media agency Horizon Media.
|30 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Intel has appointed Pat Gelsinger as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) from February 15, 2021, an Intel company. Gelsinger will also join the Intel Board of Directors upon assuming office. He will replace Bob Swan, who will remain CEO until February 15. Intel was founded: July 18, 1968., Intel Headquarters: Santa Clara, California, United States. Intel founders: Gordon Moore and Robert Noyce.
|17 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Former India striker Abhishek Yadav has been appointed as the first Deputy General Secretary of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) after the sports body decided to create a new post in the hierarchy. Abhishek Yadav has also played alongside Bhaichung Bhutia, Sunil Chhetri, Mahesh Gawli and Climax Lawrence, currently serving as the director of the national team since January 2018.
|16 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
The senior-most judge of the Delhi High Court, Justice Hema Kohli, has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of the Telangana High Court. She is the first woman to be sworn in as Chief Justice of Telangana HC.
|15 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Arup Kumar Goswami was sworn in as Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court by Governor Biswa Bhushan Harichandan in the presence of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy. Justice Goswami was transferred a few days ago from the Sikkim High Court. He also took J.K. Maheshwari has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the Sikkim High Court.
|14 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Google Cloud has announced to make Karan Bajwa its new head for Asia Pacific. Currently, Bajwa is leading the Google Cloud in India. He will lead all of Google Cloud's regional revenue and go-to-market operations, including the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Google Workplace. He replaces Rick Harshman, who leaves the organization when most new opportunities arise.
|12 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Lieutenant General Shantanu Dayal has been elected the new Deputy Chief of Army Staff (DCOAS). Lieutenant General Dayal is the commander of the 4 Corps based at Tezpur. He will replace Lieutenant General SS Hasbani, who retired on 31 December. The Indian Army has recently undergone major reshuffle at various other posts including Army Headquarters and Corps Commanders, Administrative and Training Institutes.
|9 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Sanjay Kapoor was elected the new president of the All India Chess Federation, while Bharat Singh Chauhan is working to retain his secretary position. Kapoor, representing the Uttar Pradesh Chess Association, defeated PR Venkataram Raja in close voting. Kapoor got 33 votes against Raja's 31 votes. Chauhan defeated Ravindra Dongre 35-29. Apart from the post of Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer, six Vice Presidents and six Joint Secretaries were also elected.
|7 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Justice Pankaj Mithal has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of the Common High Court of Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on 04 January 2021. Recently, Chief Justice Mithal has been appointed after the retirement of Chief Justice Geeta Mittal. Chief Justice Mithal was administered the oath of office by Lt. Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha.
|2 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
The Appointments Committee of the Union Cabinet has approved the appointment of Sunit Sharma as Chairman and CEO of the Railway Board as ex-officio Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Railways. After the approval of the Cabinet, he has assumed his new office from 01 January 2021. Sharma has replaced Vinod Kumar Yadav, who works in this post. Who was also the first CEO of the reorganization board, whose extended one-year term expires on December 31, 2020. Sunit Sharma worked as a General Manager in Eastern Railway before being appointed to this post.
|1 January 2021 | Appointments Current Affairs
Soma Mandal has taken over as the new Chairman of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) on 01 January 2021. She is the first female head of this body to hold the post of president. She will replace Anil Kumar Chaudhary, who retired on 31 December 2020. He joined SAIL in 2017 as Director (Commercial).
|10 November 2018 | Appointments Current Affairs
Former IAS officer Ashok Kumar Gupta has been appointed as chairperson of the Indian Competitiveness Commission (CCI) on 09th November 2018.