Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Quote & News Today

Today's Quote:

If you want to feel rich, just count all the gifts you have that money can't buy.

Today's News:

National News:

The Centre on Tuesday informed the Supreme Court that it would be the States' prerogative to provide 10% economic reservation in government jobs and admission to education institutions.

AP News:

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy ordered the officials to ensure that funds were kept ready from time to time so that there is no interruption to the Polavaramproject construction works.

Business News:

The country needs to significantly increase employment and productivity levels to achieve a $5 trillion economy by 2024, Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Senior Minister of Singapore, a renowned economist and a political personality, said on Tuesday.

International News:

Iran on Wednesday launched a missile attack on an Iraqi airbase where U.S. forces are based, threatening "more crushing responses" if Washington carried out further strikes, Iranian state media said. It said the missiles were in response to a US strike last week that killed Iranian general Qasem Soleimani and Iraqi top commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis.

Sports News:

Team India defeated Sri Lanka by 7 wickets with 15 balls remaining to take 1-0 lead in the second T20I of the three-match series at Holkar Stadium in Indore on Tuesday.