Bal Gangadhar Tilak pronounced his famous statement-"swaraj(independence) is my birthright and I will have it".
'Indian Institute of Science' (popularly known as 'Tata Institute') started functioning at Bangalore.
Untouchability act comes into force
Centre approves President's Rule in Jharkhand
LIC introduces health plan Jeevan Arogya
A unique feature of this plan is that it also offers to cover the parents in-law of the policy holder besides spouse, minor children and parents, LIC said in a statement.
Sensex falls below 16K, down 253 pts
The 30-share barometer, which lost over 220 points in the last two trading sessions, ended at 15,965.16, a level last seen on May 23.
GDP growth sinks to 9-year low
The nine-year low number in GDP is a result of high interest rates choking consumer demand and dampening investor sentiment.