Yahoo to be renamed Altaba after selling operating business to Verizon; CEO Marissa Mayer to walk away with $23 mn

13-06-2017

Yahoo, on Tuesday, announced that it has completed the selling of its operating business to Verizon Communications Inc. for $4.48 billion.Mayer, CEO of the company since July 2012 is expected to receive a payment that is worth more than million. (Reuters) Yahoo, on Tuesday, announced that it has completed the selling of its operating business to Verizon Communications Inc. for $4.48 billion. According to CNBC, the assets of the company, that include Yahoo Finance would be added with AOL brands like the Huffington Post, under a subsidiary that would be known as Oath. Former CEO of AOL, Tim Armstrong will reportedly be heading the subsidiary that houses more than 50 media and technology

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Establishment of Spices Farmers Producer Companies (SFPCs) in Arunachal Pradesh – Inauguration by Commerce and Industry Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman
April 25, 2017

Commerce and Industry Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman will inaugurate the orientation programme for establishment of SFPCs and buyer seller meet on 26th April 2017 at Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh, a Government of India’s initiative to benefit the small and marginal spice farmers in the North Eastern States. In the event, more than 100

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Nepal Prime Minister speaks to the Prime Minister on telephone
April 25, 2017

Prime Minister of Nepal Rt. Hon’ble Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ made a telephone call to Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today. The two Prime Ministers discussed recent developments in India-Nepal relations, including the recently concluded highly successful State visit of President of Nepal Rt. Hon’ble Bidya Devi Bhandari to

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Speech by the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee at the 29th Convocation of Goa University
April 25, 2017

At the outset, I would like to express my gratitude and deep appreciation for conferring on me the Honorary D. Litt. Degree. I deeply appreciate this gesture shown to me and accept this distinction with all humility.  I take this opportunity to congratulate degree holders and award winners for their hard work and toil over the

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Prakash Javadekar inaugurates National Consultation on revised Accreditation Framework Suggests more Agencies for Accreditation for Ensuring quality Education
April 25, 2017

Union Minister of Human Resource Development Shri Prakash Javadekar today inaugurated the one day National Consultation on Revised Accreditation Framework here in New Delhi. Highlighting the importance of quality education the Minster said any accreditation process or any certification or assessment process must also take into account the final

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PFRDA smoothens the Process of Registration of Retirement Advisers; Process of submitting application transformed from Physical Mode to Online Mode.
April 25, 2017

In order to smoothen the process of registration of Retirement Advisers, Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has transformed the process of submitting application from physical mode to online mode. The applicants can now submit their application online and upload scanned images of all the required documents. This will

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NITI Aayog – Draft Three Year Action Agenda
April 25, 2017

In May 2016, the Prime Minister’s Office advised the NITI Aayog, its premier, independent think tank, to prepare a Fifteen Year Vision, Seven Year Strategy and Three Year Action Agenda. The Fifteen Year Vision and Seven Year Strategy document spanning 2017-18 to 2031-32 is in progress. The Action Agenda covers the period from 2017-18 to 2019-20,

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