- The Delhi State PWD Minister Satyendra Jain has announced a three-tier air treatment system to deal with rising air pollution in the city ahead of Diwali
- Sports Minister Vijay Goel has granted recognition to Boxing Federation of India (BFI) as National Sports Federation for Boxing.
- Railway minister Suresh Prabhu has launched a new train service through video conferencing between Anand Vihar to Ballia in Uttar Pradesh.
- India has won its first-ever medal in an international roller skating racing event at the ongoing Asian Championships in Lishui,China.
- After Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh becomes India’s second open defecation free state
- India has ranked very poorly at 133 in a new Global Youth Development Index
- India’s first ‘Design Yatra’ will be conducted in Kerala’s Kozhikode city between October 29-31.