Current Affairs India - 10 August 2016

1. The central government has announced to set up a committee to look into all issues including foreign direct investment norms for the e-commerce industry in the country which will be be headed by the NITI Aayog CEO. The other members in the panel will include officials from commerce and industry ministry and department of electronics and IT among others.


2. ITC-s hygiene brand, Savlon, has appointed Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal as its brand ambassador.


3. Dinesh Kumar Khara has been appointed Managing Director (MD) of State Bank of India (SBI) for a period of 3 years.


4. Ashok Kumar Garg and Raj Kamal Verma have been appointed as Executive Director (ED) of Bank of Baroda and Union Bank of India respectively. Gopal Murli Bhagat and Himanshu Joshi have been appointed as ED of Corporation Bank and Oriental Bank of Commerce respectively.