Divyanshu Varshney is teaching live on Unacademy Plus
China's Chen Yufei has won the women's singles title at the All England badminton championships by defeating Taiwan's Tai Tzu Ying. Forty-seven prominent personalities, including Malayalam actor Mohanlal, former foreign secretary S Jaishankar, Akali Dal leader Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa and renowned journalist Kuldip Nayar (posthumous), were conferred the Padma awards by President Ram Nath Kovind. Soumya Swaminathan, Deputy Director-General of the World Health Organisation has been named Chief Scientist of the WHO. Priyanka Dubey, a correspondent with the BBC, has been named for the Chameli Devi Jain Award for an Outstanding Woman Journalist for the year 2018. United Bank of India has signed a bancassurance agreement with HDFC Life Insurance Company.
Ausaf Sayeed has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Saudi Arabia. India has signed a $3-billion deal with Russia for leasing a nuclear-powered attack submarine for the Indian Navy for a period of 10 years. Kavinder Singh Bisht has won the gold medal at the 38th GeeBee boxing tournament in Helsinki, Finland. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley released the book "Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas" - a collection of selected speeches of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Ministry of Tourism, Government of India has won the First Prize in the category of TV Cinema Spot at the prestigious International Golden City Gate Tourism Awards 2019. National Women Livelihood Meet-2019 held at Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
President Ram Nath Kovind has launched the Pulse Polio Programme for 2019. Japan's Kento Momota has won the Men's singles title at the All England badminton championships by defeating Denmark's Viktor Axelsen. A 116-year-old Japanese woman Kane Tanaka has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness World Records. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has been conferred an Honorary Doctorate by the "University of Peace" for his contribution "to the Rule of Law, democracy and sustainable development in India". Young Mumbai sailor Upamanyu Dutta bagged the bronze medal in the Laser Standard race for men in the Laser Asian Sailing Championship which concluded in Singapore. Veteran Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader and former Kerala minister, V J Thankappan died. He was 87.
India-Japan Space Dialogue was held in New Delhi. Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) celebrated its 50th Raising Day on 10th March. National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) will celebrate its 34th Inception Day on March 11, 2019