- CJI Ranjan Gogoi excused himself from hearing petition for interim Director, CBI
- Shivakumara Swami of Sidaganga Mutt passes away at the age of 111
- Govt accepted volunteer retirement of Addl Commissioner Pune
- Sanjay Sudhir appointed as Indian Ambassador to Maldives
- BJP will not stabilize the Congress-JDU govt, B S Yeddyurappa
The 1985 batch IAS officer of Punjab cadre, Arun Goel who is presently posted as Special Secretary, Ministry of Culture has been appointed as Secretary in the Ministry of Culture vice Raghvendra Singh(IAS, WB:83) on his appointment as Secretary, Ministry of Textiles.