News Headlines-16th Jan
- January 17, 2023
- Posted by: admin
- Category: Current Affairs Capsule
- The Lok Sabha Secretariat has disqualified Lakshadweep’s only MP Mohd Faizal after he was convicted in an Attempt to murder case by the Murder.Mohd Faizal from Nationalist Congress Party and 3 others were sentenced to 10 years of Prison and rigorous Imprisonment after they were found guilty for attacking Mohd Salih, another Politician from Indian National Congress during the 2009 Lok Sabha Elections.
- The First batch of Agniveer Scheme have started the training at the Ranikhet’s Major Somnath Sharma Training Ground.The Agni veers will receive a training for a total of 24 to 31 weeks.
- Cognizant, an Information Technology Giant has named Ravi Kumar S, as the new Chief Executive Officer after Brian Humphries resigned from the Position on 9th January, 2023.
- The Indian Coast Guard commissioned ICGS Kamla Devi, the fifth and last Vessel in the fast patrol series at Kolkata, West Bengal.This Vessel was indigenously manufactured by Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE) in a PPP Agreement with Titagarh Wagons Limited.
- The Government of Uttar Pradesh has received Investment worth Rs 76,867 crores and has signed 79 MoUs ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Global Investors Summit 2023.The UPGIS is a flagship event of the Government of Uttar Pradesh scheduled to take place from Feb 10 -12, 2023.