21st April, 2017
THE HEADLINES :-
In Tennis, Rohan Bopanna reaches men’s doubles quarterfinals of Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi says, jcivil servants should adopt new ways of doing work with changing times; Government has to become enabler from being regulator; asserts he has the political will to carry out reforms.
- Uttar Pradesh government decides to probe alleged irregularities in the Agra Expressway project worth more than 11,500 crore rupees.
- Indian Navy successfully test fires land attack version of supersonic cruise missile, Brahmos.
- Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan says, service charge in hotels and restaurants is voluntary; guidelines for service charge issued.
- In Madhya Pradesh, 13 killed in a fire accident in Chindwara district this evening; and in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh, at least 14 killed as truck rams into roadside shops.