News Headlines-27th Feb
- February 27, 2023
- Posted by: admin
- Category: Current Affairs Capsule
Headlines of the Day
Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia was arrested on Sunday, after an eight-hour questioning session by the CBI, which is probing alleged irregularities in the now-scrapped Delhi excise policy.
Citing a ‘strategic’ imperative, the Union Home Ministry wants the 8.45-square-km airport component of the Great Nicobar Development project to be kept confidential.
Swiss citizens are likely to vote in a new referendum in the coming weeks on whether to incorporate in the country’s constitution a caveat that the Swiss National Bank and government always maintain ‘a sufficient quantity’ of physical cash in circulation to counter the growing influence of digital money.
Iran’s Rial currency sank to a record low against the US dollar on Saturday despite central bank measures aimed at cooling demand for foreign currency from savers worried about inflation and the country’s economic prospects.