1. Today was the name of India in the Tokyo Paralympics. The first shooter Manish Narwal won the gold. Later Pramod Bhagat gave India gold in badminton competition. Apart from this, Singhraj won the bronze medal in the 50m air pistol event and Manoj Sarkar in badminton. In this way, India captured a total of four medals including two gold today. https://bit.ly/2Ywmgtv
2. The Central Election Commission has announced the date for the by-elections to a total of 3 assembly seats in West Bengal. These seats also include the Bhawanipur assembly seat of West Bengal, from where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee can contest. Along with Bhawanipur seat, by-elections will also be held on Shamsherganj and Jangipur seats. The election was postponed due to the death of the candidates here. https://bit.ly/3jFG7OS
3. There was a dispute in the Jharkhand Assembly over the order of Speaker Ravindra Nath Mahato to allot a separate room for offering prayers. BJP leader Babu Lal Marandi termed this decision as wrong. While BJP’s CP Singh said that I am not against Namaz, but then he should also build a temple in the premises of Jharkhand Assembly. Ravindra Nath Mahto has clarified on the whole controversy. https://bit.ly/3BEGGP6
4. Before the formation of the Taliban government, General Faiz Hameed, the head of Pakistan’s intelligence agency ISI, reached Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. He was accompanied by a delegation of officers of the Pakistani Army. It is being told that the purpose of this meeting was to discuss the issue of economic and security between the two countries. https://bit.ly/3tdIY4C
5. The Supreme Court Collegium headed by Chief Justice of India NV Raman recommended 68 names for appointment of judges to the High Court. Under this, judges will be appointed in 12 High Courts including Allahabad, Rajasthan and Calcutta. There is a dearth of judges in these high courts. 68 names include 10 female candidates.
IND vs ENG 4th Test: Team India was named in the first session of the third day, Rohit https://bit.ly/38FPSWZ
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