Digital India gets rural boost; Free wifi unveiled in Gujarat’s Udwada village :- To further push Digital India revolution in country’s far flung villages, free wifi service unveiled in Udwada village in Gujarat’s Valsad district; I&B Minister picked the village for development under the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana; Smriti Irani says PM’s digital India dream is being realised.
Cabinet approves National Health Protection Mission ‘Ayushman Bharat’ :- Union Cabinet approves the launch of National Health Protection Mission Ayushman Bharat; the scheme will see over 10 crore poor and vulnerable families in the country getting health cover worth 5 lakh rupees.
SC asks Jaiprakash Associates Ltd to deposit Rs 200 cr by May 10 :- The bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra asked the real-estate major to deposit Rs 100 crore by April 6 and the rest by May 10.
Health Ministry grants approval for admission under Disabilities Quota :- The benefit will accrue to all 21 benchmark disabilities as per the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016.
Parliament adjourned again for the 13th day :- Amid ruckus, Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day after it resumed proceedings at noon.
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BJP charges Congress of Social Media misuse :- BJP charges Congress with taking help of tainted Cambridge Analytica for 2019 elections; asks Rahul Gandhi if he wants to win elections by manipulating and stealing data; Govt warns misuse of social media for political gains will not be tolerated; Congress denies all charges.
Pak needs to do a lot more to wipe out terror networks: US :- US said a lot more needs to be done, in terms of Pakistan cracking down not just on the Taliban but the Haqqani Network and other terror networks as well.
British Parliamentary committee asks Fb Chief to testify :- The summons letter to 33-year-old Zuckerberg was sent by the chair of the committee, which is investigating the issue of fake news.
Myanmar President Htin Kyaw resigns :- Htin Kyaw, 71, was sworn in as Myanmar’s official president in 2016 after Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy party won landmark elections.
2G case: Delhi HC issues notices to A Raja, Kanimozhi on ED, CBI appeals :- Delhi High court has issued notice and sought response from A Raja, Kanimozhi and others.
No five-minute gap between TV, digital broadcast of India rights: BCCI :- The Board of Control for Cricket in India has made it clear that the telecast will start on digital and television platforms simultaneously.