सामयिक विषय: Short Notes
Question: Recently Union minister of state for youth affairs and sports Vijay Goel on inaugurated the National Boxing Academy (NBA) in which of the following district of Haryana?
- On 16 January 2017 Sports Minister Vijay Goel inaugurated the National Boxing Academy in Rohtak, Haryana.
- It is set up under the Sports Authority of India (SAI).
- This boxing academy would prove to be a good platform for Indian boxers.
- Facilities like books, badminton court, volleyball court, chess and internet would also be made available at the academy.
Question: Recently who has been appointed as the new Chairman Tata Sons?
(a) N. Chandrasekaran
(b) Venu Srinivasan
(c) Amit Chandra
(d) Kumar Bhattacharya
- On 12 January 2017 Tata Sons named Natarajan Chandrasekaran as its new chairman.
- He will take the helm of the group from February 21, 2017.
- He will replace Cyrus Mistry.
- It may be recalled that in a sudden decision, Tata Sons on October 24, 2016 replaced Mr. Mistry as chairman and named Mr. Ratan Tata as interim Chairman.
- Tata Sons constituted a selection committee comprising Mr. Ratan Tata, Mr. Venu Srinivasan, Mr. Amit Chandra, Mr. Ronen Sen and Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya to select a new chairman.