Current Affairs September 3rd 2015: Actress Amanda Peterson Passed Away

Current Affairs September 3rd 2015: Actress Amanda Peterson Passed Away

Deans Jones is No More

3.9.2015: Actor Dean Jones passed away at the age of 84.  He was suffering from Parkinson’s disease.  He breathed his last in Los Angeles.  Jones acted in many Disney films such as Snowball Express, The Million Dollar Dutch and Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo.  His first movie in Disney films was That Darn Cat in the year 1965.

Actress Amanda Peterson Passed Away

3.9.2015: Amanda Peterson, Hollywood actress was found dead in her apartment two days after her death.  She was only 43.  She is believed to have taken an overdose of multiple drugs that caused respiratory failure.  Police found prescription drugs such as anti anxiety drugs, anti psychotic drugs and also marijuana.

Bazmi Husain Appointed the Chief Technology Officer of ABB India Ltd

4.9.2015: ABB India Ltd appointed Bazmi Husain as the new chief technology officer.  Bazmi is with ABB India since thirty years and the power and automatic expert is presently serving the company as Managing Director.  He will be based in Bangalore office and will report to CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer.  He will take charge as CTO from 1st January, 2016.   He will oversee all aspects of ABB global research and development.

Finance

Forward markets Commission to Merge with SEBI on 28th September

3.9.2015: As per the notification of Union government, Forward Markets Commission is going to merge with Securities and Exchange Board of India from 28th of this month.  Arun Jaitley announced the merger in his budget speech.  This move helps strengthen the regulation of commodity future markets.

ICICI Lombard Ties up with Catholic Syrian Bank

3.9.2015: ICICI Lombard General Insurance tied up with Catholic Syrian Bank.  Now ICICI will offer insurance solution to the customers of Catholic Syrian Bank in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra and Karnataka.  Catholic Syrian Bank is one of the oldest banks in Kerala. It has 431 branches across the country. It has branches in 4 union territories and 15 states.  It has a customer base of 16 lakhs.  ICICI Lombard will offer its risk solution to all these customers.