Hanoi, Oct 23 (IANS) Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC), was elected the country's President on Tuesday.
Trong was elected at the ongoing sixth session of the 14th National Assembly of Vietnam, reports Xinhua news agency.
He has been a member of the CPVCC's Political Bureau since 1997 and also served as chairman of the National Assembly from 2006 to 2011.
Trong was elected CPVCC General Secretary in 2011 and re-elected in 2016.
On September 23, two days after former President Tran Dai Quang died, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh became the Acting President.
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) National passenger carrier Air India will introduce regular flight services from New Delhi to Nanded, Maharashtra from November 19, 2018.
"This flight will fulfil long standing demand of pilgrims, non-resident Indians and tourists from USA, Europe, UK, Australia, Gulf, Singapore, Bangkok and business community from Delhi...," the airline said in a statement on Tuesday.
The airline will deploy an Airbus 319 aircraft on the sector.