National current affairs- March 15, 2021
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2-Court has granted bail to 7 accused in the 2016 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) sedition case.
3-Top Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) terrorist, Sajad Afghani, has been killed at Rawalpora in Kashmir’s Shopian district.
4-Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) president Mayawati said BSP will go solo in 2022 UP polls.
5-Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has filed nomination to the Dharmadom Assembly constituency in his home turf-Kannur .
6-Mumbai Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Vaze has been suspended once again in about 17 years in the case of abandoned SUV near the home of industrialist Mukesh Ambani.
7- Twitter has launcheed search prompt with Election Commission in order to fight misinformation ahead of the Assembly elections in Assam, West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Puducherry.
8-RLSP’s Upendra Kushwaha has returned to Nitish Kumar’s JDU. Nitish has rewarded him with key post in the Janata Dal United as its national parliamentary board president.
9-The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has summoned another Mumbai Police officer Riyaz Kazi for questioning in connection with the case of abandoned SUV near the home of industrialist Mukesh Ambani.
10-Noted artist Subhaprasanna has appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in Saradha chit fund case.
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11-The South Central Railway (SCR) zone has extended 30 special trains till June.
12-The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has asked the UP govt to follow 2015 rules for panchayat polls.
13-The President of Inter Parliamentary Union, Geneva Duarte Pacheco, is the guest of the Parliament of India from March 14 to 20. He will address MPs on Tuesday.
14-Andhra Pradesh, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo Nara Chandrababu Naidu has urged his party members not to get disheartened by the local body results.
15-The Akhil Bhartiya Sant Samiti have launched protests over the Income Tax notices served to saints and seers for money that they never received.
16-After Bangladesh, Tripura has exported the natural rubber to Nepal.
17-Tripura is the second largest natural rubber producing state in the country after Kerala.
18-Actor-politician and Janasena founder Pawan Kalyan alleged that the ruling YSRCP won municipal polls with threats.
19-Kin of Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee’s sister-in-law appear before CBI in coal scam case.
20- Batla House encounter case: Delhi Court has awarded a death penalty to Ariz Khan, accused of the murder of inspector Mohan Chand Sharma.
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21-Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palanisamy filed his nomination paper for the April 6 Assembly elections from the Edappady constituency.
22-Bengali actor-turned MLA Debashree Roy quits Trinamool Congress.
23-The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) has launched protest against farm laws, rising fuel prices in Gurugram.
24-The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has raided 11 locations across India to tighten its noose around the Islamic State (IS) operatives in India.
25-Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has apprised Assembly on key policy decisions including the 75 per cent private jobs to be reserved for the local people in the state.
26- NDA gave freedom to Muslim women by making triple talaq illegal, BJP president J. P. Nadda said.
27-The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) office bearers in Uttar Pradesh will not contest panchayat polls.
28-Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president is Sukhbir Badal.
29-Jharkhand has made a target to produce 2.4 lakh metric ton of fish in the Financial Year 2020-21.
30- Farmers at Ghazipur border in Delhi have protested launching T-shirts extending support the protest against the three farm laws.
31-Former Chief Minister of Puducherry to contest from 2 seats in the Assembly elections.
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32-Minister of State for Defence, Shripad Naik, said centre has approved 112 defence proposals for domestic sector in last 3 years.
33-Bihar’s RJD MLA Anant Singh was produced in court in AK 47 case.
34-Karnataka chief minister, B. S. Yediyurappa said that Leader of the Opposition Siddaramaiah helped him become CM in 2019 by sending his loyalists.
35-Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has directed officials to provide desalinated water to industries.
36-The Manohar Lal Khattar BJP-JJP government in Haryana has brought a Bill to make protesters liable for property loss.
37- The Telangana High Court said that there is no need for CBI probe into lawyer couple’s murder.
38-Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar said Chamoli disaster took place due to glacier burst, not due to hydro power projects.
39-Germany, France and Italy joined several European nations suspending AstraZeneca vaccine use.
40-Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said no Parliament should discuss laws passed by other Parliaments.
41-Bengaluru International Film Festival (Biffes) has been deferred amid Covid surge.