Today’s News Headlines June 09, 17
US President Donald Trump has nominated Christopher Wray as the new Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director.
IIT Delhi replaces IISc Bangalore as highest - ranked Indian institute in QS World university rankings.
World Oceans Day 2017 observed globally yesterday. UN General Assembly on 5 December 2008 designated 8 June as the World Oceans Day through its resolution.
Elon Musk's electric car start-up Tesla along with other 19 companies has featured in Fortune magazine’s annual list of America's top 500 companies.
Indian- American Raja Chari selected by NASA among 12 new astronauts.
India ranks 74 in internet data speed, below neighbouring countries Pakistan and Srilanka in terms of internet data speed. Singapore scored highest in 4G speed.
Virat kohli is the only Indian sportsperson to feature among the world's 100 highest paid athletes in the latest Forbes list. With a total pay of $22 million that includes $ 3 million from salary and winnings and remaining $19 million from endorsements.
Varshil Shah, a 17-year-old and a topper in Gujarat board class XII commerce exam with 99.99 percentile ranks, renounced the material world and became a Jain monk.