Anil Kumble appointed India head coach
- Legendary spinner Anil Kumble (45-year)has been appointed the new head coach of the Indian cricket team for a period of 12 months.
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PayPal appoints Anupam Pahuja as India Country Manager and MD
- World’s leading payments platform PayPal has appointed Anupam Pahuja as the Managing Director (MD) and Country Manager for its India operations.
Railway minister flags off Danapur-Saharsa Janhit Express
- Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has flagged off a new train service between Danapur and Saharsa in Bihar through video-conferencing at Rail Bhawan in New Delhi.
Cabinet approves Rs.6,000 Cr package for textiles
- The government has also approved a Rs 6,000 crore special package for textiles & apparel sector to create one crore new jobs in 3 years, attracting investments of $11 billion and generating $30 billion in exports.
LIC chairman S K Roy resigns two years before his term ends
- The head of state-run Life Insurance Corp (LIC) S.K. Roy has tendered his resignation two years before his term was due to end.
Assam: Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya temple to begins
- In Assam, the annual Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya temple has begun.
- For the celebration, the temple doors will remain closed until Sunday.
India ranks 10th in FDI inflows: UNCTAD report
- As per the recently released 2016 World Investment Report, India ranks 10th in FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) inflows
A Life in Diplomacy authored by ‘MK Rasgotra’
- The book titled A Life in Diplomacy has been released which is written by former Indian diplomat Maharaja krishna Rasgotra.
AIFF to launch ‘Mission 11 Million’ for football
- The All India Football Federation is set to launch a football promotion programme in October targeting 11 million children across India.
Russian hockey winger Artemi Panarin wins 2015-2016 Calder Memorial Trophy
- Russian hockey winger Artemi Panarin playing for the Chicago Blackhawks has won the 2015-2016 Calder Memorial Trophy.
India wins three match T20 series with Zimbabwe
- India pipped Zimbabwe by three runs to win the three-match T20 series 2-1 at the Harare Sports Club in Harare, Zimbabwe.