PM reviews preparations for launch of Ayushman Bharat:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged officials to work towards a well-designed and targeted National Health Protection Scheme. The PM reviewed preparations for the launch of Ayushman Bharat, the National Health Protection Scheme announced in the Union Budget.
More arrests in PNB fraud case:ICICI Bank Chief Chanda Kocchar and Axis Bank Managing Director Shikha Sharma were summoned for interrogation today by Serious Fraud Investigation Office, Mumbai, in the Punjab National Bank scam case. Both bankers were summoned in a case of over 5,000 crore rupee working capital facility given to Mehul Choksi’s Gitanjali Group by a consortium of 31 banks. The ICICI Bank, with a loan of around 400 crores, was a lead banker in this consortium, while Axis Bank had a major exposure too.
Why isn’t Cong ready to discuss NPA issue in Parliament?:The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha failed to transact any legislative business for the second straight day. Congress and TMC are demanding the prime minister’s response on frauds in the banking sector. Parties from Andhra Pradesh are persisting with their demands for a special status. The Shiv Sena wants classical language status for Marathi, and the AIADMK wants constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board, and action against Karti Chidambaram.
PM: Informed citizens strongest pillar of democracy:Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that empowered citizens are one of the strongest pillars of democracy. Over the last 3.5 years, the Modi govt has created the right environment that nurtures informed and empowered individuals.
Gujarat: 30 killed as truck falls from bridge:At least 30 people of a wedding party were killed when their truck fell into a pit from a bridge near Randhora village in Gujarat’s Bhavnagar district this morning, the police said.
Multi-national Naval excercise ‘Milan-2018’ begins:The Andaman Nicobar command is organising the biennial get-together of foreign navies, called ‘Milan-2018’ at Port Blair from Tuesday.
Home Minister speaks to Tripura Guv & DGP; asks to check violence:Amid reports of sporadic violence in Tripura, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today spoke to the state governor and the DGP and asked them to ensure peace till a new government is installed, an official said.
Conrad Sangma takes oath as Chief Minister of Meghalaya:National People’s Party president Conrad Sangma was on Tuesday sworn in as Meghalaya chief minister by Governor Ganga Prasad in Shillong.
Tripura: Newly elected MLAs of BJP, IPFT to elect leader of legislature party:In Tripura, the newly elected members of BJP and its ally IPFT will meet in Agartala today to elect their legislative leader.
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INX Media case: Apex court to hear Karti’s fresh plea today:The apex court is also likely to hear the anticipatory bail plea of Karti Chidambaram on Tuesday.
PM Modi to inaugurate new CIC building today:The new building will enable the Commission to function from a single location.
Emergency declared in Sri Lanka:The Sri Lankan government on Tuesday has decided to impose a state of emergency for 10 days to control law and order in the country, following the violence against the minority community in Kandy district over the last two days.
Aid finally reaches Syria’s eastern Ghouta for the first time:Aid trucks reached Syria’s eastern Ghouta region on Monday (March 5) for the first time since the start of one of the war’s deadliest assaults, but the government stripped some medical supplies from the convoy and pressed on with its air and ground assault.
Australia outplay India 4-2 in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament:Australia maintained their unbeaten streak in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament as they beat India 4-2. India are still looking for their first win.
Sensational Manu strikes successive second gold:The sensational Manu Bhaker, all of 16, shot her way to a second successive gold medal in a mixed team event as India consolidated their position at the top in the ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico.
India to take on Australia in Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament:India to play their third match of the on-going Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament against Australia at Ipoh, Malaysia on Tuesday.
Bhaker shoots gold, bronze for Ravi Kumar:India jumped to the top of the pecking order as young Manu Bhaker clinched a gold medal while Ravi Kumar bagged a bronze in the ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez gets a Google doodle on 91st birth anniversary:As a boy of 18, Colombian journalist-author Gabriel Garcia Marquez set out to pen “One Hundred Years of Solitude”, without, of course, realising that it would be his most commercially successful work.
Veteran actor Shammi dies at 89:Veteran actor Shammi, who acted in over 200 films and some popular television serials and was known for her impeccable comic timing, died today after a prolonged illness. She was 89.
Thousands of dead starfish wash up on UK beach after snow storm:Thousands of dead starfish were washed up on a beach of England’s southeastern town of Ramsgate on Sunday (March 4), social media video showed.