Hockey India on Friday named the 18-member Indian women’s team for their upcoming Tour of England which is scheduled to take place from September 27 to October 4 in Marlow, England.Rani Rampal will lead the side while Savita will play as her deputy during the five matches against Great Britain. DD news.
Atleast four commandos lost their lives in an attack, when a suicide bomber targeted an Afghan Special Forces base in Kabul. The bomber blew up an explosives-laden minibus near the entrance of the camp, which killed four special forces members and wounded another three. DD news.
Pramod Kumar Mishra has been appointed as the new Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. A Gujarat cadre Indian Administrative Service officer belonging to the 1972 batch, Mr Mishra, who was previously Additional Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, has also held posts like Secretary Agriculture & Cooperation and Chairman, State Electricity Regulatory Commission.