Chhattisgarh: PM Modi addresses public rally at Raigarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses public rally in at Raigarh, Chhattisgarh; hits out at the Congress government in the state for exiting the Ayushman Bharat Yojana; targets State government for keeping the CBI out of the state.
Winter chill still prevails in North India; Rain & hailstorm in Delhi, NCR: Several parts of North India witnessed heavy rain and snowfall disrupting normal life at many places; In Kashmir, the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway remained closed for the second consecutive day due to heavy snowfall in the region.
PM Modi: Our Government is working with ‘spirit of service’: Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his reply to the debate on motion of thanks to President’s address in Lok Sabha; highlights the achievement of his Govt in the last 55 months in comparison to 55 years of Congress rule; says Opposition is hungry for power, while his Govt. is working with the spirit of service to fulfill people’s aspirations.
Judicial reform is of paramount importance: Maldives President: Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Thursday said judicial reform is of paramount importance to the government so as to ensure public trust in local courts.
Sri Lanka: Speaker terms President’s statement in parliament as misleading: Sri Lankan parliament speaker Karu Jayasuriya on Thursday termed statement made by President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday in parliament as misleading saying the accusations are not correct.
US President Donald Trump to impose reciprocal tariffs: US President Donald Trump vows to rectify calamitous trade policies; seeks to expand his power to impose reciprocal tariffs which could have implications on bilateral trade with countries like India.
2nd T20: India beat New Zealand by 7 wickets: India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the second Twenty20 International to tie the three-match series at 1-1, in Auckland on Friday.