Top News Headlines of March 27 to start your day
President to confer Bharat Ratna upon Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will receive the Bharat Ratna award, India’s highest civilian honour, from President Paranab Mukherjee at his residence in Lucknow.
Vajpayee will be the seventh prime minister to receive the award, after Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, Morarji Desai, Lal Bahadur Shastri and Gulzarilal Nanda.
PM to inaugurate Urja Sangam
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today inaugurate a mega energy conclave, Urja Sangam, to mark Golden Jubilee of India’s flagship overseas oil firm ONGC Videsh Ltd. The event which is an international energy-focused summit will be held in Vigyan Bhawan.
Bihar CM to meet Arvind Kejriwal, Congress President
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar will today meet Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at Delhi secretariat at around 1.30 pm.
Nitish Kumar to meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi
Nitish kumar will meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi tomorrow at 11 am.
Kejriwal to launch e-ration scheme
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will today launch the e-ration card service in the national capital.
Khattar to meet Union Agri minister for package
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar will today meet Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh regarding special package for farmers and crop insurance scheme.
PDP-BJP to hold first meeting of Coordination Committee
A 10-member coordination committee formed by the ruling PDP and BJP government in J&K will today hold its first meeting. The committee has been constituted to ensure time-bound implementation of agenda of the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir.
Salman Khan Hit-And-Run Case: Court to Record Actor’s Statement
Mumbai court will today record the statement of bollwyood actor Salman Khan in the 2002 hit and run case. Khan will undergo the procedure prescribed under Section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code as the trial in the 13-year-old case comes to an end.
Anti-Sikh riots: Court to hear closure report against Tytler
A Delhi court is likely to hear CBI’s closure report in a case against senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
Anna Hazare to visit Bhiwani over land bill
Social activist and anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare will today visit Bhiwani to support farmer’s demand against the land acquisition bill. The official announcement of Hazare’s visit was made by Rashtriya Jaihind Manch on Sunday.
Hearing on Asaram’s bail plea today
Jodhpur Court is scheduled to hear the bail plea of Asaram Bapu today. The District and Sessional Court on Wednesday recorded the statements of witness against the Asaram, who is accused of sexually harassing a minor girl.
IAEA chief to visit India
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano will today visit India and is expected to make a tour of the Rajasthan Atomic Power Plant.
Katrina Kaif to unveil wax figure at Madame Tassauds
Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif will today drop down the curtains off her wax statue at the Madame Tussauds museum in London.