In a crucial order issued on January 9, 2020, titled ‘Allocation of Work and Staff between Department of Defence and newly created Department of Military Affairs’, the new rules of business were clearly laid down. With the decision to amend the Government of India (Allocation of Business) Rules, 1961, to create a new Department of Military Affairs, the allocation of subjects between the Department of Defence (DoD) and DMA has been demarcated. The DMA, currently headed by Gen. Rawat, is going to play a crucial role in the Ministry of Defence. … [Read more...] about India-China border clashes: How the post of CDS has impacted the chain of command in Indian military
PUBG responded to the PUBG ban in its statement, “In light of recent developments, PUBG Corporation has made the decision to no longer authorise the PUBG MOBILE franchise to Tencent Games in India. Moving forward, PUBG Corporation will take on all publishing responsibilities within the country. As the company explores ways to provide its own PUBG experience for India in the near future, it is committed to doing so by sustaining a localised and healthy gameplay environment for its fans.” … [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 companies who have committed to adding at least one Black board member in the next twelve months include Accolade, Altimeter Growth Corp, Amperity, Bolster, Gusto, Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc., Heritage Environmental Services, HopSkipDrive, Kin, M.M.LaFleur, Nextdoor, PagerDuty, RealSelf, Ripple, Senreve, Vinyl Me, Please, and Zillow. However, The Board Challenge is asking all American companies to commit to such goals. Those companies can do so by visiting theboardchallenge.org. … [Read more...] about These 17 companies are pledging to add a Black board member by the end of 2021
“Through the graphic arts–which included everything from advertisements to record covers and book jackets–we showed life in America. What people were reading, what they listened to, the ads, the commercials, and packaging really gave a sense of the time to people who were really restricted in what they could see culturally since it was the height of the Cold War,” Geismar says. “That was really interesting, as were the World’s Fairs, because the questions were: What do you show? What is interesting? We were trying to emphasize creativity in America, in all aspects, whether it was going to the moon or photography.” … [Read more...] about Nixon, NASA, And How The Federal Government Got Design