The Unique Identification Authority of India’s (UIDAI) chief executive officer (CEO) A.B. Pandey was appointed interim chairman of the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN). GSTN’s first chairman Navin Kumar. GSTN is a section 8 non-government, private limited company, providing information technology (IT) backbone and portal for registration and tax returns under the GST regime.
India continued to be at the top in the latest ICC Test rankings but Australia slipped one rung to fifth in the latest list after drawing the series against Bangladesh. India with a score of 125 points is on the top of the table, Australia just decimals behind New Zealand with a score of 97
James Anderson (35-year-old) became the third pacer, sixth bowler overall and first Englishman to take 500 Test wickets when he clean bowled West Indies’ Kraigg Brathwaite for four on Day 2 of the third Test at Lord’s. Windies’ pacer Courtney Walsh was the first fast bowler to achieve the feat, followed by Australia’s Glenn McGrath Please
Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) is all set to become a Maharatna company BPCL will be eight Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSE) to get coveted Maharatna status The status will enable BPCL Board to get enhanced powers which will help in expansion of its operations, both in India and abroad At present, there are 7 Maharatna