Top information of the day, February 14, 2020


1. Pulwama assault anniversary: Anyone might help households of martyred troopers via ‘Veer App’

Union Home Ministry on Friday (February 14) held a high-level assembly on the anniversary of Pulwama assault and determined anybody can lengthen assist to the households of martyred troopers via ‘CRPF veer pariwar cellular’ software. Read extra right here

2. Department of Telecommunications orders Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and different telecom corporations to clear dues by 11.59 pm on Friday

The move comes after the Supreme Court rapped the DoT for placing on maintain restoration of dues from telecom corporations to the tune of Rs 1.47 lakh crore which was to be despatched to the federal government. The SC summoned their prime executives to court docket to elucidate why its order on this regard was not adopted. Read extra right here

3. AI pilot recounts operation to evacuate Indians from Coronavirus-hit Wuhan in China

The dangerous operation was led by Air India’s Captain Amitabh Singh and in an unique interview, he narrated his expertise talking about what made this operation stuffed with risks. Calling it a difficult operation, Captain Singh added, “Air India has been concerned in lots of evacuations earlier. We have been capable of pull this off very properly. We have been knowledgeable only a day and a half earlier than that the evacuation was to begin on January 30. Read extra right here

4. DDA housing scheme 2020 to supply pent homes and opulent flats

The scheme is ready to be launched between May and June this 12 months with as many as 5000 flats. With this scheme the DDA might compete with personal builders, one thing that has not occurred within the 63-year historical past of the housing board. Read extra right here

5. Bhuj faculty orders strip search of lady college students, girl panels search motion towards principal

In a stunning incident, as many as 60 lady college students of the Shree Sahajanand Girls Institute (SSGI) in Gujarat’s Bhuj have been requested to take away their innerwear to show that they weren’t menstruating. It has been reported that the principal, a instructor and a girl employees of the instutute eliminated the garments of all of the lady college students to examine which of the ladies have been menstruating. Read extra right here

6. Donald Trump`s go to: India involved in US drone that killed Iranian army commander Qaseem Soleimani

Ahead of US President Donald Trump`s go to, a prime authorities supply on Friday stated that India is “deeply interested” in buying the drone expertise utilized by the Americans to kill Iranian army chief Qaseem Soleimani final month. Read extra right here

7. ICC confirms all squads for T20 Women’s World Cup

Ten international locations specifically hosts and four-time champion Australia, India, Bangladesh, Thailand, England, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, West Indies, Pakistan and South Africa might be battling it out to reach the ultimate, which is able to happen on the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Read extra right here

8. French Open to be Roger Federer’s solely clay court docket look in 2020

Swiss maestro Roger Federer will make his solely look on clay this season at Roland Garros, his agent has informed Reuters. The Swiss skipped the whole claycourt season in 2017 and 2018 and final 12 months performed solely two tournaments on the floor earlier than arriving in Paris for the French Open. Read extra right here

9. On Pulwama assault anniversary, Lata Mangeshkar pays tribute to martyrs with a heart-wrenching music – Watch

On Pulwama assault’s first anniversary, legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar took to Twitter and paid a tribute to all of the martyrs with a heart-wrenching music titled ‘Jo Samar Mein Ho Gaye Amar’. She shared the music hyperlink together with the tweet. Read extra right here

10. Adah Sharma’s Valentine tutorial on how you can lose a boyfriend will drive you loopy – Watch

Actress Adah Sharma is aware of how you can maintain her Instagram fam in a contented area. A well-liked identify on social media, Adah made probably the most of Valentine’s Day and shared a hilarious video publish on how you can lose your boyfriend. Read extra right here