1. The Department of Posts is celebrating National Postal Week from 9-5 October 2020, to mark the occasion of the World Postal Day 0n 10th October.
  2. Protesters in Kyrgyzstan have captured key government buildings, including the Parliament house and the presidential office and the situation is like a coup.
  3. A US House of Representatives panel submitted the report of a bipartisan investigation into the working of big technology companies like Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook.
  4. The Real Time Gross Settlement System (RTGS), used for large value transactions, will be made available round-the-clock from December 2020.
  5. First woman chief justice of Kerala High Court, Justice KK Usha passes away.
  6. World Mental Health Day is observed globally on 10th October every year. 
  7. he Union Minister Piyush Goyal has been assigned the additional charge of Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution in addition to his existing portfolios, following the death of union minister Ram Vilas Paswan.
  8. The Uttar Pradesh government has signed a concession agreement with representatives of Zurich Airport International for designing, building and operating Noida International Airport at Jewar for a period of 40 years.
  9. RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani, has topped the Forbes India Rich list for 2020 for the 13th consecutive year.
  10. NABARD has inked three MoU with State Bank of India (SBI) to extend credit support for various NABARD projects.
  11. Uttarakhand Government has launched the “Mukhya Mantri Saur Swarojgar Yojana” at the Veer Chandra Singh Garhwali Auditorium in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
  12. The Monetary Policy Committee of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced the extension of its accommodative policy stance for the rest of this year as well as 2021-22 and forecasted a GDP revival in coming months.
  13. The Supreme Court has sought a response from the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), to its request to eight States for immediate repatriation of children living in care homes with their families.
  14. The Department of Science and Technology (DST) and International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) India have announced collaborations to scale up the initiatives, Vigyan Jyoti and Engage with Science.
  15. The Election Commission of India (ECI) has increased the broadcast time allotted to recognised political parties on Doordarshan and All India Radio to aid campaigning for elections to the Legislative Assembly of Bihar, 2020.