- Famous enviromentalist Professor GD Agarwal who was on an indefinite hunger strike for last 111 days for the protection of the river Ganga, passed away at 86
- According to report by UN Office for disaster Risk Reduction, India suffered a $7.9 billion economic loss due to climate related disasters in the last 20 years
- Fintech platform Mobiwik announced its entry intot he wealth management business with the acquisition of clearfunds
- Mahesh Muralidhar Bhagwat has been awarded with 2018 IACP "leadership in human and civil rights individual award"
- President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the 13th Annual Convention of Central Information Commission in New Delhi
- Defending champion Sharad Kumar smashed two records in mens high jump event to win a gold in the Asian Para Games
- Indian film trade expert Santosh Singh jain dead at 97
- Rio Paralympics medialist Deepa Malik bagged her second medal as he clinched a bronze in the womens F51/F52/F53 discuss through event at the asian para games.
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