1. PM Modi attends 22nd Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit at Samarkand
Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with leaders of SCO nations including Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping.
2. Varanasi nominated as first-ever SCO Tourism and Cultural Capital
Varanasi has been nominated as the first-ever Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Tourism and Cultural Capital during the period 2022-2023.
3. 'Ambedkar and Modi: Reformer’s Ideas Performer’s Implementation' book released by Former President Ram Nath Kovind
Former President Ram Nath Kovind released a book titled Ambedkar and Modi: Reformer’s Ideas Performer’s Implementation in New Delhi.
4. India's Pranav Anand & A R Ilamparthi win titles at World Youth Chess Championship in Romania
In World Youth Chess Championship, India's Pranav Anand and A R Ilamparthi won titles in the Open under-16 and under-14 categories respectively in Mamaia in Romania.
5. International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer is being observed
Today is International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer. It is observed every year on 16th September.