Vladimir Putin listens to his defence minister during their meeting in Moscow, Russia, Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. Moscow wants guarantees from the West that NATO won’t allow Ukraine and other former Soviet countries to join as members. Photo: AP
Composer Bappi Lahiri, who was famous for his disco beats and singing, died in a hospital in Mumbai Monday night while being treated for “multiple health issues”. He was 69.
“He died due to OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) shortly before midnight,” Dr Deepak Namjoshi, director of CritiCare hospital, told PTI.
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Tuesday made it voluntary for India Inc to have a separate chairperson and managing director (MD)/chief executive officer (CEO). The move comes weeks ahead of the April 1, 2022 deadline by which the top 500 listed companies by market value had to install two separate, and unrelated, persons as chairman and MD/CEO.