4th BRICS Ministerial Meeting held in Durban
The BRICS Environment Ministers have formed a forum to focus on key strategic global issues such as the Global Economy, Trade, Peace, Security and reform of Multilateral Institutions.
The Forthcoming BRICS Summit will be held on July 25-27, 2018 in Johannesburg, themed “Strengthening Cooperation amongst BRICS on a circular economy in the context of the sustainable consumption and production.”
Shivangi Pathak becomes the youngest Indian woman to scale Mount Everest
India’s Shivangi Pathak becomes the youngest Indian woman to scale Mount Everest from Nepal side.
In 2014, 13-year-old Malavath Poorna from India has climbed Mt. Everest from Tibet side and became the youngest girl in the world summit at Everest.
Ambika Sharma to head USIBC India Office
The U. S India Business Council named Ambika Sharma as its head for India.
Ambika Sharma was the Director- General for International at the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
She is the highest ranked female executive of an Indian industry body said USIBC.
Sridevi honored at the Cannes Film, Festival
Bollywood Actor Late Sridevi was honored with the TITAN Reginald F Lewis Film Icon at the Ongoing Cannes Film Festival.
This award celebrates women of the film industry all over the world and also salute the multi-cultural impact on the world of cinema.
Reserve Bank of India slaps Rs 5 Crore on South Indian Bank
The Reserve Bank of India has slapped a penalty of Rs 50 million on South Indian Bank Limited for non- compliance with the directions issued by it.
The non-compliance pertains to Income Recognition and Asset Classification (IRAC) norms, Know Your Customer (KYC) Norms and Treasury Function.
The bank has also pulled up for deficiencies in its compliance function and culture.