Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar joins a roster of global celebrities, including David Beckham and Novak Djokovic, for a special UNICEF campaign that highlights the critical role played by fathers in children’s early development.
The UNICEF initiative ‘Super Dads celebrates fatherhood and highlights the importance of love, play, protection and good nutrition for the healthy development of young children’s brains.
The campaign features stars from the world of entertainment and sports including Academy Award winning American actor Mahershala Ali, British Formula One racer Lewis Hamilton and Australian actor Hugh Jackman.
India has surpassed China to secure the top position among 30 developing countries on ease of doing business, according to a study that cited India's rapidly expanding economy,
relaxation of FDI rules and a consumption boom as the key drivers.
The 2017 Global Retail Development Index (GRDI), ranks the top 30 developing countries for retail investment worldwide and analyses 25 macroeconomic and retail-specific variables.
The GRDI, titled 'The Age of Focus', ranks China in second place.
ICICI Bank commissioned over 200 solar powered ATM sites in the last one year as part of its efforts to reduce carbon footprint and use more clean energy.
ICICI Bank has reduced its overall energy consumption in large offices and branches from 198 million units in 2013-14 to 164 million units in 2016-17, saving 34.2 million units in last three years, the bank said.
The single women pension scheme providing Rs 1,000 financial assistance per month to single women was launched across Telangana.
Officials have identified 1,08,302 beneficiaries in 31 districts.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao had earlier announced disbursement of pension of Rs 1,000 per month for single women, who have no support.
Montenegro officially became the 29th member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
during a ceremony in Washington at the US State Department's Treaty Room.
The US was one of the organization's 12 founding members in 1949.
Montenegro has marked its pivot to the West by joining NATO despite Russia's opposition.