Current Affairs 18 Mar 2015

Ashu Suyash to be the MD & CEO of CRISIL

  • She will join the company from June 1, 2015 replacing Roopa Kudva
  • The post was vacant eversince Roopa Kudva had quit the office last September after a seven-year stint.

The Government has approved for establishment of All

 India Institute of Ayurveda at Sarita Vihar, New Delhi.

  • It has been conceived as an Apex Institute of Ayurveda with 200 bedded referral hospital for imparting education in the field of Ayurveda at MD and Ph.D level.

Snapdeal plans to acquire logistics firm GoJavas to 

boost its delivery operations

  • The deal, estimated to be in the range of 150-200 crore, is the 6th acquisition by the Snapdeal till date.
  • The 2nd biggest e-commerce platform of India, is also going to acquire mobile recharge platform, Freecharge, for about Rs 2,800 crore
  • GoJavas - which works with eCommerce companies like HealthKart, Jabong, Yepme and Lenskart - covers over 2500 pincodes in the country for its delivery operation.
Central Govt. is set to be launch a web portal for Women 

  • Centre is set to launch a web portal with the domain name for safety of women