1. Jayalalithaa wins Tamil Nadu’s RK Nagar seat by 1.5 lakh votes
All the other candidates contesting the by-polls lost their deposit.

2. Y C Modi appointed Additional Director in CBI
He has been appointed in place of Archana Ramasundaram, who was recently moved out of the CBI and appointed as Director, National Crime Records Bureau

3. Taliban attack on military convoy in Kabul; 4 dead, 19 injured
A Taliban suicide bomber targeted a convoy of NATO troops on the road running between Kabul’s airport and the US embassy on Tuesday, killing at least four people and injuring 19 others.

4. Bombay HC allows Nestle to export Maggi noodles
The company told the court that it was in the process of recalling and incinerating product packages.

5. Olympic bronze-medallist boxer Vijender Singh turns professional
Vijender’s professional plunge means he would not be representing India at the Olympics