Mirza Imtiyaz Judicial Commission constituted to probe Mathura violence
- Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has appointed a judicial commission to probe into the recent Mathura violence.
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Shahid Rasool takes charge as Director of CEMCA
- A communication technology specialist Shahid Rasool has taken charge as the Director of the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA).
Guwahati first city to have city animal
- The Assam state capital Guwahati becomes the first city in the country to have its own city animal.
Chess grandmaster Viktor Korchnoi passes away
- Professional Chess grandmaster Victor Korchnoi (85-year) has passed away in Wohlen, Switzerland.
Govt. to introduce International Yoga Award Scheme
- Union Government has decided to introduce International Yoga Award Scheme with a view to promote yoga.
Tintu Luka runs season’s best, wins silver in Prague
- Rio Olympics-bound Tintu Luka (27-year) has won a silver medal in 800 metres in the Josef Odlozil Memorial Athletics Meet in Czech Republic.