Indian-origin judge appointed Singapore attorney-general

Justice V K Rajah, an Indian-origin judge, was today appointed as the eighth Attorney-General of Singapore.

President appoints six additional judges

Six additional judges were
appointed on Friday by President Pratibha Patil with five being
posted to the Bombay High Court.

Mangu Singh appointed Delhi Metro`s Director

Mangu Singh was on Wednesday formally appointed as the Delhi Metro`s new Managing Director succeeding E Sreedharan who retires on December 31.

Pradip Kumar Sarkar appointed Tripura Lokayukta

Pradip Kumar Sarkar, former judge of the Gujarat and Gauhati High Courts, has been appointed as Tripura`s Lokayukta, an official said here Tuesday.

AS Bakshi appointed as interim CEA chairperson

The government has appointed
Arvinder Singh Bakshi as interim chairperson of Central
Electricity Authority (CEA).

Gujarat HC appoints trial judge for Godhra accused

The Gujarat High Court on Friday
appointed a Special Judge to conduct the trial of an accused
in the 2002 Godhra train burning case who was arrested after
the judgement in the matter was pronounced.

CJI should be appointed by selection, says ex SC judge

Former Supreme Court judge Justice Kuldeep Singh on Saturday stressed the need for appointment of the CJI through a transparent selection process instead of the present policy of having the seniormost judge occupying the post.

Three-star officer appointed Chief of Eastern Naval Command

Building its capabilities on
the Eastern seaboard, the Indian Navy has for the first time appointed a three-star officer as the Chief of Staff of its
Eastern Naval Command.

Govt sets the ball rolling for appointing new CVC

The government set the ball rolling for
appointing a new person as the head of the top anti-corruption
watchdog by writing to all Ministries, Departments and PSUs to
suggest names for it.

DN Reddy appointed VC of Osmania University

The Andhra Pradesh government has appointed Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Vice-Chancellor DN Reddy as the Incharge Vice-Chancellor of Osmania University here on completion of three year term of T Tirupati Rao.

Illegal mining: Govt agencies asked to appoint nodal officers

The government on Wednesday asked
departments like Railways, Customs and Ports to appoint nodal
officers to check transportation of illegally mined minerals.

Nehchal Sandhu appointed new IB chief

Senior IPS officer Nehchal Sandhu
was on Friday appointed the new Director of Intelligence Bureau
succeeding Rajiv Mathur, who retires on December 31.

Surendra Shirsat appointed Goa NCP chief

Senior NCP leader Surendra Shirsat
was on Tuesday appointed President of the party`s Goa unit.

Formal notification appointing Soren as JSCC Chairman issued

The Jharkhand government on Saturday
issued a notification to appoint JMM president Shibu Soren as
the chairman of Jharkhand State Coordination Committee.

Madras HC sets aside TN order appointing DGP

Madras HC on Friday set aside the appointment of senior woman IPS officer Letika Saran as state Director General of Police of Tamil Nadu on the ground that guidelines of Supreme Court had been bypassed in the appointment order.

SC appoints mediators to resolve NE border dispute

The Supreme Court on Friday appointed
a two-member mediation team to examine the border dispute
between Assam and Nagaland.

`UN set to appoint a war crimes commission against Myanmar`

The United Nations is to set up a Commission of Inquiry into war crimes by the Myanmar`s military rulers, a move which is being strongly backed by the Obama administration.

Why Vohra committee appointed if no action was to be taken: HC

The Bombay High Court on Friday asked as
to why action was not taken on reports submitted by
committees, especially the one set up in the wake of the 1993
Mumbai blasts.

Maldivian Prez Nasheed reappoints all 13 cabinet ministers

Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed on Wednesday reappointed all 13 ministers of the cabinet who had resigned last month, in a bid to end the political crisis in the country.

Bihar to appoint over 34,000 primary teachers by August

The Bihar government on Tuesday decided to
appoint 34,500 primary teachers across the state by August.