Current Affairs India -3-4-5-6-7-8-9- 10 April 2019

  1. SUN Group Chairman Vikramjit Singh Sahney has been elected as the new president of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - India.
  2. Karnam Sekar (MD and CEO of the erstwhile Dena Bank) has been named as MD and CEO of Indian Overseas Bank.
  3. Vipin Anand has taken charge as Managing Director of Life Insurance Corporation of India.
  4. Vineet Nayyar named as Executive Vice-Chairman of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS).
  5. CS Rajan has been appointed Managing Director of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS).
  6. PM Narendra Modi has been honoured with the prestigious Zayed Medal for giving a "big boost' to bilateral strategic ties by the UAE.
  7. Goa and Boston-based Vikram Patel has been awarded with the Gairdner Foundation announced the 2019 Canada Gairdner Award for his research career raising the global profile of mental health problems.
  8. Tata Steel has been named as the -Global Slag Company of the Year-.
  9. Team India captain Virat Kohli has been named as the Wisden Almanack's 'Leading Cricketer of the Year' for the third straight time.
  10. Saurav Ghosal became the first Indian male squash player to enter the top 10 in latest Professional Squash Association (PSA) world rankings.
  11. Praful Patel, president of All India Football Federation (AIFF) has become the first Indian to be elected as a member of FIFA Executive Council.
  12. Kartik Chandra Rath, a veteran dramatist, theatre organiser, and Economics teacher has passed away at the age of 70.