#NewsInTweets: Arun Jaitley To Present Budget; Kejriwal, Rahul Gandhi Booked For Sedition

Posted on February 29, 2016 in News

By YKA Staff:

What’s the latest around the world today? Curated for you from the interwebz, here’s a quick morning fix to keep you updated. In 140 characters at that! Presenting, #NewsInTweets:

1. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to present Budget 2016 today.

2. Arvind Kejriwal, Sitaram Yechury and Rahul Gandhi charged with sedition in connection with the JNU row.

3. US Vice President Joe Biden introduced Lady Gaga’s performance at the Oscars, spoke up against sexual assault and violence on and off college campuses in America.

4. Daylight murders in Badarpur: Unidentified men shoot a toll plaza cashier and security guard. Preliminary investigation suggests it was “a case of robbery gone wrong”.

5. ISIS claims responsibility for twin Baghdad bombings.

6. Rupee sinks 12 paise vs dollar just before the budget.