September 2 News Roundup | ISRO's solar mission successful launch, Pak vs Ind match & more

September 2 News Roundup | ISRO's solar mission successful launch, Pak vs Ind match & more

Catch up on the latest news and updates from across the country.

From the initial reports on the Pakistan vs India Asia Cup match in Sri Lanka to the successful launch of India's first solar mission,  read on to know more about the latest trending news and updates in this September 2 news roundup.

India's first solar mission, Aditya L-1, launched successfully

India's first solar mission, Aditya L-1, was successfully launched today by ISRO from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. The mission was launched from ISRO's ever-reliable Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV).

Groundwater depletion rates in India might triple in coming decades, finds study

According to a recent study by a researcher from the Indian origin, farmers in the country have intensified withdrawing groundwater for irrigation purposes. As a result, the rate of groundwater depletion in India is expected to triple in a few decades, till around 2080.

Indian defeat Malaysia in semis, sets up final showdown against Pakistan in Asian Hockey 5s

Indian Men's Hockey team defeated Malaysia 10-4 in the semi-finals of the first Men's Hockey 5s Asia Cup. By winning their semi-final on Saturday, the Indian team has now set up a mouthwatering final clash against arch-rivals Pakistan, who also won their semis against Oman.

No Aadhaar numbers on Degrees, provisional certificates: UGC directs universities

According to a latest directive given by the University Grants Commission to Universities, printing of Aadhaar number of students on degrees and provisional certificates will not be allowed anymore. The UGC has also asked educational institutions to strictly comply with all UIDAI guidelines.

Hardik, Ishan steady Indian ship; 207/5 in the 39th over

After an initial collapse, which led India to 66/4, thanks to some quality bowling by Shaheen pAfridi, the men in blue stand at 207/5 in 38.4 overs at the time of writing. With a solid partnership, Ishan Kishan and Hardik Pandya steadied the Indian ship and Hardik is still unbeaten at 68.

India vs Qatar FIFA WC Qualifier to be held on Nov 21 in Bhubaneswar

The Indian men's football team will play Qatar in a much-anticipated FIFA World Cup Qualifiers in November this year. The match will be held in Bhubaneswar and will be a crucial clash which will decide on India's qualification hopes for the next FIFA World Cup and the AFC Asia Cup in 2027.

Stay tuned for more updates from across the country and follow-ups on these stories.

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