In the News today – 3 March 2020

Headlines

  • Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reaches Parliament to meet Prime Minister @narendramodi

  • I just participated in an All Party Meeting called by @loksabhaspeaker. Parliament had discussed Gujarat 2002 riots & a Parliamentary Delegation was sent following riots. The govt is now opposing a discussion in Lok Sabha about DelhiCarnage arguing that it’ll disrupt peace : Asaduddin Owaisi

  • It is ridiculous for Vistara to bid for Air India. Vistara is an illegal airline and there an ongoing case in Delhi High Court on a PIL filed by me. In that Its partner, TATA is under CBI& ED probe. I hope MoCA does not foolishly allow them to participate : Subramanian Swamy

 

 

National

 

Delhi Chief Minister @ArvindKejriwal reaches Parliament to meet PM Modi

@Shalupcrf :

  • Delhi Chief Minister @ArvindKejriwal reaches Parliament to meet Prime Minister @narendramodi.
  • His first meeting after being sworn in as the CM of Delhi for the third time.

 

 

Acclaimed Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates sand art on World Wildlife Day

@sudarsansand – Sudarsan Pattnaik :
  • On World Wildlife Day 2020 “Sustaining all Life on Earth”, encompassing all wild animal and plant species as key components of the world’s biodiversity.
  • My SandArt with message #SaveOurWildLife at puri beach in india.
worldwildlifePic Courtesy : @sudarsansand

Tamil Nadu 

Goddess Kamakshi on the Palanquin

@KanchiMatham :

  • Sri Kanchi Kamakshi Ambal Brahmotsavam- Day 6 – Goddess Kamakshi on the Palanquin at Shrimatam in Kanchipuram this morning(3 Mar. 2020).
  • Every year, on the 6th day of the Utsavam, Sri Kamakshi Amman comes to Shrimatam where special sevas are performed to the Devi.

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Pic Courtesy : @KanchiMatham

 

In the News today – 22 March 2020

Headlines

  • Delhi Court dismisses Nirbhaya convicts plea to stay the execution of death warrant. No stay on execution. The convicts are scheduled to be hanged on March 3 at 6 am : Bar & Bench
  • Article 370: No need for reference to larger Bench : Supreme Court – Bar & Bench
  • We are working 24/7 to make sure relief efforts reach all in need. If u know of anyone who is in need, use Delhi Relief to reach us. Pl do mention exact address/contact details so that we can reach him. We will ensure a quick response from our agencies : Arvind Kejriwal

  • The PMO today is dominated by officials who have an anti Hindutva mindset. Some in PMO are in touch with Sharad Pawar and his daughter. The targeting of officials who are patriotic and want to prosecute the corrupt, has begun. We must learn a lesson from Delhi Anti CAA uprising : Subramanian Swamy

  • Working on the issue of Indians in Iran anxious to return due to COVID19. Have seen many tweets in this regard. We are collaborating with the Iranian authorities to set up a screening process for return of Indians : Dr S. Jaishankar

  • Leaders pay tribute to freedom fighter, poet, writer, thinker & first woman governor of India Sarojini Naidu ji on her death anniversary

 

 

National

Congress party protest outside the parliament demanding Home Minister’s resignation

 

 

‘we have passed Lokayukta Bill covering all levels up to CM’

@capt_amarinder – Punjab CM :

  • One of my commitment to Punjab was to take the necessary steps to weed out Corruption & increase transparency in government functioning.
  • In our Cabinet meeting today, we have passed Lokayukta Bill covering all levels up to CM.
  • I shall continue my efforts of transforming Punjab.

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Pic Courtesy : @capt_amarinder

 

 

Tamil Nadu

At Room 46…

@PWilsonDMK – Sr Advocate, DMK MP Rajya Sabha:

  • Today the DMK Parliamentary party has started functioning from its office at Room 46 inside the Parliament House.
  • All the elected representatives can be contacted at 011-23035161 and 011-23035162
Pic Courtesy : @PWilsonDMK

 

Goddess on Swarna Surya Prabha Vahanam

@KanchiMatham :
  • Day – 5 of Brahmotsavam to Sri Kamakshi Ambal at Kanchipuram – Goddess on Swarna Surya Prabha Vahanam

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Pic Courtesy : @KanchiMatham