1. India-Russia Military Industry Conference is being held on 17-18 March 2017 in New Delhi.
2. Yogi Adityanath, the 32nd Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh now have two deputies Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma. Other states who have had two Deputy CM are Meghalaya, Telangana and Jharkhand.
3. The World Bank has approved a $175 million loan for the National Hydrology Project to improve India’s ability to forecast floods and reduce vulnerability to recurring floods and droughts.
4. Changi Airport Singapore was voted by international air travellers as the World’s Best Airport for the fifth consecutive year at the 2017 World Airport Awards.
5. Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan, launched – ‘ABC of Breast Health’ – app.
6. Punjab cabinet has decided to provide 33 per cent reservation for women in all government jobs.