Japan will host the Asian Games for the third time in 2026 after Aichi prefecture and its capital Nagoya were confirmed as the venue for the multi-sport event by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA).
People around celebrate the United Nations’ (UN) World Tourism Day, which is on September 27 each year.
Former petroleum secretary Vijay Kelkar has been elected president of the prestigious Indian Statistical Institute (ISI).
Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh inaugurated 4- days Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Krishi Unnati Mela – 2016 in Mathura.
Pincky Balhara opened India’s medal account in the Asian Beach Games when she won the bronze medal in the Kurash discipline.
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India achieved another space milestone when it successfully launched multiple satellites from one rocket into two different orbits.
The Hindu has been awarded the Silver and Bronze awards in the ‘Best Reader Engagement’ category of the South Asian Digital Media Awards at the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers,( WAN-IFRA) India 2016 conference in Kolkata.