- ICC Chairman N. Srinivasan said that ICC will invest 300 M$ for developing cricket in associate nations.
- Navy proposed to decommissioned its aircraft carrier INS Viraat next year.
- FCI officials said that the delivery of the second transshipped consignment of rice to Tripura through Ashuganj river port in Bangladesh will be start from Tuesday.
- Karnataka is getting ready to host 19th Federation Cup or National Senior Atheletic Championship. Karnataka is hosting this championship for the first time.
- After top European powers Germany, France and Britain announced to join AIIB, now Russia, Australia and Netherlands announced its decision to join China led AIIB. Analyst point out that the One Belt One Road initiative of China once implemented , more than 4.4 billion people or 63% of global population countries are expected to benefit and also expected to accelerate the shift of geo-economic power away from US, towards Eurasia.
- 9th edition of Earth Hour was observed today and is organised by World Wide Fund for Nature. It was observed on last Saturday in March.
Emerging Terms and News:
- Israel President- Reuven Rivlin.
- Asian Athletic Championship- Wuhan, China.
- World Athletic Championship- Beijing, China.