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15th September - A Day in the life of India

Date:                            15th September 2019
Day of Week:              Sunday
Festivals:                    Engineer's Day (India)
India Celebrating Engineers Day on Birth anniversary of M Visvesvaraya
India Celebrating Engineers Day on Birth Anniversary of M Visvesvaraya

Panchangam:              Aaj Ka Panchang
Events:                        Daily Events
Movies releasing/running today:

The Best thing to do today:
Watch India Vs South Africa 1st T20 I 2019.
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Watch India Vs South Africa T20 I series 2019


News:
  • BJP appoints Sanjay Jaiswal as Bihar chief and Satish Punia as Rajasthan unit head.
  • As #Doordarshan turns 60 today (15th September 2019), people share their nostalgic moments through social media posts about favourite shows, memories associated.
  • PM Modi to visit Gujarat's Sardar Sarovar Dam On His 69th Birthday (17th September 2019). The water level in the Sardar Sarovar Dam crossed the 138-metre mark, touching full reservoir capacity.
  • Labour and employment minister Santosh K Gangwar said, there are enough jobs in the country but job seekers aren't qualified enough.
  • A boat carrying tourists in Godavari River overturns leading to 12 deaths and 40 missings.
  • Dubai like annual shopping fest or "Mega shopping festival" from next year in at least 4 cities of India: Nirmala Sitharaman
  • DMK's MK Stalin and CPI's M Pinarayi Vijayan upset over Amit Shah's remarks on Hindi Diwas. Shah had pitched for Hindi as the national language.
  • President Ram Nath Kovind unveils the bust of Mahatma Gandhi, shared Bapu's message of oneness of humanity in Switzerland. 

Day in History:
  • 1948 – The Indian Army captures the towns of Jalna, Latur, Mominabad, Surriapet and Narkatpalli as part of Operation Polo.
Birthdays:
  • 1861 – M. Visvesvaraya, Indian engineer, scholar, and Bharat Ratna Laureate, Diwan of the Mysore Kingdom (d. 1962)
  • 1909 – C. N. Annadurai, Indian educator and politician, 7th Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu (d. 1969)
  • 1939 – Subramanian Swamy, Indian economist, academic, and politician, Indian Minister of Law and Justice
  • 1950 – Rajiv Malhotra, Indian author
Deaths:


Notifications:

  • The City of Joy, now just a heartbeat away. SpiceJet is delighted to introduce a daily direct flight between Chennai and Kolkata starting September 25th, 2019.

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