3rd India International Science Festival to be held in Chennai.

The third India International Science Festival (IISF-2017) will be held in Chennai, Tamil Nadu from October 13-16, 2017. .

30 September: International Translation Day.

The International Translation Day was observed by United Nations for first time on 30 September 2017.

EESL to procure 10,000 electric vehicles from Tata Motors.

State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has announced that it will procure 10,000 electric vehicles (EVs) from Tata Motors. .

VNL, BSNL ink MoU to launch Relief 123 service for disaster management in India.

Domestic telecom equipment provider Vihaan Networks Limited (VNL) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) to launch Relief 123 service to provide disaster management in India.

ARPAN 3.0: Government rolls out new automation software for Defence Security Corps.

Defence Ministry has rolled out ARPAN 3.0 (Army Record Office Process Automation 3.0), a new automation software for Defence Security Corps personnel to ease personal documentation and all issues related to their progression.

NITI Aayog to host Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 in Hyderabad.

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog in partnership with US Government is going to host 8th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES 2017) in Hyderabad (Telangana) from November 28 to 30, 2017.  .

President appoints governors for 5 states.

President Ram Nath Kovind appointed Governors in five states viz. Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Assam and Meghalaya.

Veteran Actor Tom Alter passes away.

Veteran theatre, television and film actor Tom Alter passed away aged 67. He was best known for his performances in “Shatranj Ke Khilari”, “Junoon” an.