In the News today – 14 March 2020

Headlines

  • Pakistan to participate in the video conference of SAARC nations to fight Corona virus called by PM Modi

  • Excise duty on petrol and diesel hiked by Rs 3 per litre

 

Tamil Nadu

‘Dr Abdullah’s victory over this ordeal vindicates our belief in democracy & Constitution!’

@mkstalin , DMK President :

  • The release of Dr Farooq Abdullah from detention is a welcome step.
  • Dr Abdullah’s victory over this ordeal vindicates our belief in democracy & Constitution!
  • I urge the Govt to revoke detentions against other leaders including @OmarAbdullah & @MehboobaMufti immediately

‘had the fortune of playing my part in a memorable Test match victory’

@VVSLaxman281, VVS Laxman, Indian Cricketer :
  • 19 years ago On This Day , had the fortune of playing my part in a memorable Test match victory against at the Eden Gardens against Australia.
  • Was an absolute team effort, and a test match victory I feel very privileged and honoured to have been a part of.
Pic Credit : @VVSLaxman281