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18th September - A Day in the life of India

18th September - A Day in the life of India
Date:                            18th September 2019
Day of Week:              Wednesday
Festivals:                    None (Do comment if you know any being celebrated in India)
Panchangam:              Aaj Ka Panchang
Events:                        Daily Events
Movies releasing/running today:


The Best thing to do today:

  • Watch: India Vs South Africa, 2nd T20I, Mohali
The twitter #trend of the Day in India:
#ecigarettes
The twitter trend of the day 18th September 2019
The twitter trend of the day 18th September 2019


News:
  • India defeated South Africa by 7 wickets in 2nd T20I match leading the series by 1-0 in 3 match series.
  • E-Cigarettes Banned from today onwards. Govt considered E-cigarettes as a health hazard for youths and children.
  • Hindi cannot be imposed as a common language across the nation: Actor turned Politician Rajnikanth
  • Pakistan urges the international community to take 'serious cognisance' of India’s statement made by External Affairs Minister Mr Jaishankar, "Our position has, is and will always be very clear on PoK, that it is part of India and we expect one day we will have physical jurisdiction over it."
  • India Vs South Africa T20 I 2nd Match today at 7:00PM
  • Vinesh Phogat becomes the first Indian wrestler to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics.
  • Saina Nehwal knocked out of China Open after 1st round defeat.

Day in History:
  • 1759 – French and Indian War: The Articles of Capitulation of Quebec are signed.
  • 1948 – Operation Polo is terminated after the Indian Army accepts the surrender of the army of Hyderabad.
  • 2011 – The 2011 Sikkim earthquake is felt across northeastern India, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and southern Tibet.
  • 2016 – The 2016 Uri attack kills nineteen Indian Army soldiers and all four attackers.

Birthdays:
  • 1906 – Kaka Hathrasi, Indian poet and author (d. 1995)
  • 1941 – Arjun Charan Sethi, Indian politician
  • 1950 – Vishnuvardhan, Indian actor (d. 2009)
  • 1968 – Upendra Rao, Indian actor, director, and politician
Deaths:
  • 1992 – Mohammad Hidayatullah, Indian lawyer, judge, and politician, 6th Vice President of India (b. 1905)
  • 2013 – Veliyam Bharghavan, Indian politician (b. 1928)

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