Day: April 9, 2018

Chemical attack in Syria: US, France announce joint response

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington/Paris: President Donald J. Trump and French President, Emmanuel Macron, have announced a strong, joint response following reports of a chemical attack last weekend by the Syrian government and it’s allies, including Russia, on the suburb of Douma in Syria dominated by the Opposition, where rescuers reported at least forty-two dead, including women […]


UP Singh gets additional charge of Secretary Water Resources

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the assignment of the additional charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Labour & Employment to U.P.Singh, lAS (OR:1985), Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.  Y.L.P. Rao is Deputy Director General UIDAI ACC has also cleared the proposal of UIDAI, […]


Allegations against ICICI Bank pose reputational risks

ewsroom24x7 Network Mumbai/Singapore: An investigation into allegations that India’s ICICI Bank (BBB-/Stable/bbb-) extended a loan with a potential conflict of interest raises questions over the bank’s governance and creates reputational risks, says Fitch Ratings. According to Fitch, other regulatory sanctions are also possible, depending on the outcome of the investigation. The allegation regarding ICICI Bank […]