Friday, January 10, 2020

Quote and News Today

Quote Today:

"To be old and wise, you must first be young and stupid."

Today's News:

National News:

Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sharad A. Bobde said the country was already going through difficult times and an endeavour should be made to maintain peace.The CJI made the oral comments while hearing a petition seeking an "aggressive" implementation of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), which fast-tracks benefits of citizenship to illegal immigrants who belong to six minority religions in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan but excludes the same treatment to Muslims.

AP News:

The three-member committee constituted for Krishna water allocation had met at Jala Soudha on Thursday to discuss the issue on the consumption of water during the flood period. The irrigation officers from both the states attended the meeting. The Krishna River Management Board has decided to make water allocations for the two states till May 31. 84 TMC was allocated to Andhra Pradesh and for Telangana 140 TMC we're allocated respectively.

Business News:

India's growth rate is projected to decelerate to five percent in 2019-20 amid enduring financial sector issues, according to a World Bank report, which said the country's GDP was likely to recover to 5.8 percent in the following financial year.

International News:

Reigniting a debate over who has the power to declare war, the Democratic-controlled House on Thursday approved a resolution asserting that President Donald Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran.

Sports News:

Saina Nehwal and reigning world champion P.V. Sindhu produced dominating performances to progress to the women's singles quarterfinals of the Malaysia Masters Super 500 badminton tournament in Kaula Lampur on Thursday.