Recent appointments (Most important for LIC AAO)

  1. Justice Dinesh Maheshwari sworn-in as Chief Justice of Meghalaya HC.
  2. Former CJI HL Dattu selected as Chairperson of National Human Rights Commission.
  3. KN Vyas took charge as Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre.
  4. Udai Kumar appointed as MD and CEO of MSEI.
  5. Justice Vineet Saran appointed as the new Chief Justice of Orissa High Court.
  6. Christine Lagarde appointed as MD of IMF for second term.
  7. Ashok Chawla appointed as Chairman of TERI.
  8. Vilas Tonapi appointed as Director of Indian Institute of Millets Research.
  9. Four Indian-Americans elected to National Academy of Engineering of USA.
  10. Justice Dhirendra Hiralal Waghela appointed as Chief Justice of Bombay High Court.
  11. Rajendra K Pachauri appointed as Executive Vice Chairman of TERI.
  12. Mukesh Ambani, Sam Pitroda elected members of US National Academy of Engineering.
  13. US General John Nicholson named NATO commander in Afghanistan.
  14. DJ Pandian appointed Vice President of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
  15. Aruna Sethi appointed as first women head of Indian Cost Accounting Service.
  16. Justice Ramayyagari Subhash Reddy appointed as Chief Justice of the Gujarat high Court.
  17. Major General Menon to head United Nations Disengagement Observer Force.
  18. Jai Kumar Garg appointed as MD and CEO of Corporation Bank.
  19. Archana Ramasundram became 1st woman to head paramilitary force.
  20. Muktesh Kumar Pardeshi appointed as India’s Envoy to Mexico.
  21. Kamlesh Kumar Pandey appointed as Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities.
  22. Gurdeep Singh appointed as CMD of NTPC.
  23. IRS officer Atulesh Jindal appointed as Chairman of CBDT.
  24. Ravi Chellam took charge as Executive Director of Greenpeace India.
  25. Devender Kumar Sikri took oath as the Chairman of Competition Commission of India.
  26. Urjit Patel re-appointed as RBI Deputy Governor for Three Years.
  27. Sailesh appointed as The Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India.
  28. Devender Kumar Sikri appointed as Chairman of Competition Commission of India.
  29. Amitabh Kant appointed as CEO of NITI Aayog.
  30. Achyuta Samanta elected as General President of 105th Indian Science Congress.
  31. Filippo Grandi assumed office as UNHCR Chief.
  32. Radha Krishna Mathur took oath as Chief Information Commissioner of India.
  33. Atul Sobti took charge as CMD of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited.
  34. Dr Gyanendra D Bandgaiyan appointed DG of National Centre for Good Governance.
  35. Jetha Bharwad elected as first Vice-Chairman of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation.
  36. Amitabh Kant got additional charge of CEO of NITI Aayog.
  37. Gautam H Bambawale appointed as India’s High Commissioner to Pakistan.
  38. Pawan Kumar Agarwal appointed as CEO of FSSAI.
  39. Radha Krishna Mathur appointed as Chief Information Commissioner of India.
  40. Arun Kumar Jain appointed Central Board of Direct Taxes Chairman.
  41. Mumbai Police Commissioner Ahmad Javed appointed as Ambassador to Saudi Arabia.
  42. Mauricio Macri Blanco sworn in as President of Argentina.
  43. Justice Tirath Singh Thakur sworn in as 43rd Chief Justice of India.
  44. Indian-American Dr Vijay M Rao named as Chairperson of RSNA.
  45. Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan assumed Presidency of the Royal Society.
  46. Patricia Scotland appointed as Secretary General of Commonwealth of Nations.
  47. Sunil Kanoria appointed as President of ASSOCHAM.
  48. Michael Keating appointed as Special Representative for Somalia and Head of UNSOM.
  49. Swati Dandekar appointed Executive Director to Asian Development Bank by Obama.
  50. Harshavardhan Neotia elected as President of FICCI.
  51. Justice T S Thakur appointed Chief Justice of India.
  52. Syed Akbaruddin appointed as next Permanent Representative of India to UN.
  53. RBI Governor Dr Raghuram Rajan elected as Vice-Chairman on BIS Board.