Somehow, the CDS has assumed the role of the de facto army chief. During the ongoing Sino-India standoff, the Indian Army chief has issued no statement on the tense border situation, a role that traditionally 26 of his predecessors have enjoyed. While experts believe that the appointment of a CDS was bound to whittle down the position of the three service chiefs, General Mukund Naravane has assumed the lowest-ever profile of a serving Indian army chief, even though all the three service chiefs remain head of operations in their domain. … [Read more...] about India-China border clashes: How the post of CDS has impacted the chain of command in Indian military
PUBG Mobile is a game developed by South Korea’s PUBG Corporation. Now you may wonder why a game developed by a South Korean company was banned in India. The answer is: PUBG Mobile India’s franchise was being owned by Chinese multinational technology conglomerate holding company, Tencent Games. … [Read more...] about PUBG unban in India: Company axes China connection, will Centre now allow the mobile game?
Tesla Inc plunged 18.3% and was set for its worst day in nearly six months after the electric-car maker was excluded from a group of companies being added to the S&P 500.Still, market participants said they did not expect a prolonged sell-off against the backdrop of an accommodative monetary policy by the Federal Reserve, which last week indicated a higher toleration for inflation rising above 2%. … [Read more...] about Slump in Tesla, Apple hits Wall Street as tech rout deepens
The Board Challenge is asking all companies to make that commitment regardless of the absence of legislation. And according to the data, doing so isn’t just a good social decision–it’s good for business, too. According to a McKinsey & Company report, companies with diverse boards are 43% more likely to achieve financial performance above the median average. … [Read more...] about These 17 companies are pledging to add a Black board member by the end of 2021
“I’ve been delighted to find that young designers are fascinated and enthusiastic about design programs from the ’70s, federal projects included,” Danne says. He frequently gives speaking events around the country, and students and young designers in attendance share their appreciation for his work with him. “Much of what they do can be considered ‘disposable’ because it is for the web and thus is temporary. They create something for the internet, then it goes poof! I think they appreciate the depth and substance of the program as portrayed in these profound design documents. They seem to fully appreciate the integrity and commitment of both the agency client and design firm.” … [Read more...] about Nixon, NASA, And How The Federal Government Got Design