Current Affairs of 10th March, 2016: Bollywood Actress Sonakshi Sinha Enters Guinness Book

Current Affairs of 10th March, 2016: Bollywood Actress Sonakshi Sinha Enters Guinness Book

Sudhakar Rao Appointed by BSE as New Chairman and Public Interest Director   

10.3.2016: BSE appointed Sudhakar Rao as the new chairman and public interest director.  He will take charge shortly. He succeeds S Ramadorai who retired from the position on 7th or March after serving for six years.  Sudhakar Rao is the independent director on Indian Oil Corporation, CM LT and L & T infrastructure development project ltd boards. He is also serving as the group advisor for Manipal education and medical group.  There are five public interest directors on board of BSE.

Bollywood Actor Sonakshi Sinha Enters Guinness Book

10.3.2016: Sonakshi Sinha, the Bollywood actress participated in an event to set a record for most people painting their fingernails simultaneously.  The event was held on the international women’s day.  The 28 year old actress was collaborated with Inglot cosmetics.  Till now the record was with Taiwan Nail Association, Taiwan in which 1,156 women participated.  The old record was created on April, 2011.

NBFC Altico Capital Appointed Naina Lal Kidwani as Non-executive Director

10.3.2016: Banking veteran Naina Lal Kidwani is appointed as the non executive director for NBFC Altico Capital, a non banking finance company.  Altico is going to invest nearly Rs. 2500 crore rupees in next five years in Indian real estate market.  Kidwai retired as chairperson of HSBC in 2015. She was with the bank for almost thirteen years.  Altico is hoping that Kidwai will help to grow the business of the company and also to enhance the brand in India, said the chief executive officer of Altico Capital, MR Sanjay Grewal.  Altico Capital is promoted by Clearwater Capital.

New President of Aluminum Association of India is Tapan Kumar Chand

10.3.2016: Tapan Kumar Chand is appointed as the new president of Aluminum Association of India.  He succeeds SK Roongta.  Prior to this appointment, Tapan Chand was with National Aluminum Company Ltd, NALCO as the chairman and managing director.  The election took place in a governing council meeting in Bhubaneswar on 29th February, 2016.