Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Quote and News Today:


"Smile for what you have, rather than cry for what you don't."


National News:

As many as 22 Congress MLAs in Madhya Pradesh resigned from the Assembly on Tuesday, plunging the government into a crisis. As soon as Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia resigned from the primary membership of the party early in the morning after a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 13 MLAs and six Ministers owing allegiance to him, sent-in their resignations to the Governor via email, Raj Bhavan sources confirmed.

AP News:

Telugu Desam leader Dokka Manikya Vara Prasada Rao, who quit the MLC post recently, met Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy and joined the YSR Congress Party on Monday. Minister for Higher Education A. Suresh, MLAs Meruga Nagarjuna and Ambati Rambabu were present.

Business News:

State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) have reduced the prices of sensitive petroleum products such as petrol and diesel by 30 paise and 25 paise a litre respectively across major cities as the price of international crude oil fell.

International News:

British MP Nadine Dorries, a minister in the health department, has tested positive for coronavirus, she said in a statement on Tuesday.

Sports News:

Undeterred by the coronavirus outbreak, Indian shuttlers will continue to chase glory at the All England Championships beginning in Birmingham on Wednesday, with reigning world champion P.V. Sindhu spearheading the campaign.