In one of the biggest news of Monday, ours after all 21 Congress MLAs resigned from their cabinet posts in the HD Kumaraswamy-led coalition government, JDS MLAs also gave their resignations, the chief minister's office said. The resignation, according to the CMO statement, makes way for Cabinet restructuring.
The Indian stock markets crashed on Monday, reacting to the not so friendly Union Budget. Sensex closed 800 points down and Nifty ended 2 percent down. Reportedly, more than Rs five lakh crore of equity investor wealth got wiped out in the last two sessions due to panic selling by the investors, who reacted nervously post the Budget.
The Indian Navy will get the first indigenously-built aircraft carrier INS Vikrant after two years. Vice Admiral A.K. Saxena said on Monday that the aircraft carrier is currently in the advanced stage of construction and will be delivered to the Indian Navy in 2021.
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Bringing great relief to the commuters who avail autorickshaws to travel, Maharashtra Auto Rickshaw Union has called off the strike scheduled to begin from Tuesday midnight. They will meet Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today to hold talks on the issue. The autorickshaw drivers have been demanding a fare hike, ban on Ola and Uber services and crack down on illegal autos.
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