Afternoon News Headlines (March 9, 2017)
* Rajya Sabha adjourns for the day after paying homage to its five members including 1 sitting member Haji Abdul Salam.
* Encounter between security forces & terrorists underway near Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir.
* EC announces by-election to Jayalalithaa’s RK Nagar constituency on April 12, counting on 17th April.
* Earthquake measuring 3.5 magnitude hit Himachal Pradesh’s Chamba at 02:09 PM today.
* All Schools at Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir remain closed today due to heavy snowfall.
* Ram Gopal Varma’s Sunny Leone Tweet: Film Studio Setting and Allied Mazdoor Union boycott Ram Gopal Varma for his controversial tweet on Womens Day.
—By Insight News Desk.