September 26 News Roundup | First-ever Equestrian Gold for India, MotoGP Bharat concludes & more

September 26 News Roundup | First-ever Equestrian Gold for India, MotoGP Bharat concludes & more

Catch up on the latest news and updates.

From Argentine Marco Bezzecchi winning Indian Oil Grand Prix of India and Rozgar Mela to the Indian contingent winning a historic dressage team event Gold at the Asian Games 2023, read on to know more about the latest trending news in our September 26 news roundup.

MotoGP Bharat concludes: Marco Bezzecchi clinches Grand Prix with a dominant victory

Argentine Marco Bezzecchi clinched his first MotoGP victory, securing a dominant win at the Indian Oil Grand Prix of India 2023 at Greater Noida's Buddha International Circuit. Securing an initial lead, Marco never looked back and finished 1st, in spite of the wet conditions.

India ranks 4th in number of startups with $50 million+ funding, finds study

According to the latest Startup Genome's Scaleup Report, India has secured the 4th rank in the number of startups that have raised upwards of $50 million in funding. In the said report, the United States, China and the United Kingdom make up the top three.

IMD issues heavy to very heavy rainfall warnings for several states for the next 3 days

As the monsoon begins its withdrawal from India after a delay of eight days, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued 'heavy' to 'very heavy' rainfall warnings for several states till September 29. Most of the heavy showers are expected to drench Tamil Nadu and other Southern India regions.

Rozgar Mela: 51,000 appointment letters distributed today

A total of 51,000 recruits were distributed appointment letters as they secured employment in various government organizations. At this Rozgar Mela, a majority of new recruits were women getting into a number of industries from Defence and Healthcare to Finance.

Asian Games 2023: India wins historic Equestrian Gold medal, medal tally reaches 13

The Indian team, of Anush Agarwalla, Hriday Vipul Chheda, Divyakriti Singh, and Sudipti Hajela, won India's first-ever dressage team event Gold medal at the Asian Games 2023. At the time of writing, India is sixth on the table with a total of 13 medals, including 3 Gold medals.

Waheed Rehman to receive Dadasaheb Phalke Lifetime Achievement Award

With a career spanning 68 years, veteran Indian actress Waheeda Rehman will receive this year's Dadasaheb Phalke Lifetime Achievement Award. It is noteworthy that the said award is considered the most prestigious in the field of Indian cinema.

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