- Government Panel led by Partha Mukhopadhay Suggests Legal Framework to Secure the Rights of Migrants
- Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has launched a portal named after latechief Minister Jayalalithaa ammakalviyagam.in which will be a hub of learning, interaction, opportunity, and connection on the occasion of her 69th birth anniversary celebrations.
- Union Minister of Steel Chaudhary Birender Singh presided over the hair the proceedings of maiden regional conference of Eastern States at Gangtok, Sikkim on 2nd March, 2017.
- Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led Delhi government has come up with an initiative to extend the mid-day meal facility for the girl students upto class 12 in all Delhi government schools.
- The Union Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inaugurated four key freight sector initiatives on March 2, 2017 at National Rail Museum, New Delhi
- The Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was on a 5 day visit to United Kingdom from February 24-28, 2017 particularly to represent India at the royal event of 2017 UK-India Year of Culture.
- South Korea and United States Begin Annual Military Drill Foal Eagle
- 13th Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Summit Held in Pakistan
- SIT Unearths Rs. 70,000 crore Black Money
- The Government of India has directed all the banks to provide mobile banking facility to all customers by March 31, 2017.
- Sri Lanka has bagged the most “Popular Tourism Destination” Award for the second consecutive year at the International Travel Fair (GITF) Travel Fair in Guangzhou, China.
- Pakistan government on March 2, 2017 approved the merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) with its northwestern province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
- The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) handed over three defence products for induction into the Indian Army in a formal ceremony on March 2, 2017 in New Delhi.
ii. The products developed in DRDO’s laboratory include
1.Weapon Locating Radar (WLR) SWATHI
2.NBC Recce Vehicle
- French football legend Raymond Kopa passes away
- National Defence Day – March 3, 2017
- World wildlife day – March 3, 2017