Friday, March 6, 2020

Quote and News Today:


"When your parents are not rich but still afford to give you a beautiful life, Appreciate their sacrifices."


National News:

Owing to the recent global COVID-19 outbreak, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Brussels has been rescheduled, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday. This, with India reporting another confirmed novel coronavirus case from Ghaziabad, taking the total to 30. 

AP News:

The State Government announced on Wednesday that eight suspected cases of COVID-19 have been reported across hospitals in the State, where they are currently undergoing treatment in special isolation wards.

Business News:

The government has put private sector lender Yes Bank under moratorium till April 3 and capped deposit withdrawal at Rs 50,000 after severe deterioration of the bank's financial position. The decision was taken by the government after an application from Reserve Bank of India (RBI), a Gazette notification said.

International News:

Turkey and Russia agreed a ceasefire deal on Thursday in Syria's Idlib region, their two leaders said after lengthy talks in Moscow to contain a conflict which has displaced nearly a million people in three months.

Sports News: 

An unbeaten run in the group stage propelled India into its maiden Women's T20 World Cup final after its last-four clash against England was washed out here on Thursday. India will take on holder Australia — which defeated South Africa by five runs in another rain-hit semifinal — in the final on Sunday which happens to be International Women's Day.