1. Trinmul Congress Leader Mamta Banerjee withdrawn her support to UPA (United progressive alliance) on 18-9-12. She has 19 MP to support UPA.
2. In sports on 18-9-12, Twenty-20 World Cup started in Srilanka.
3. Ajantha Mendis produced a dream bowling performance in Twenty-20 World Cup. In Srilanka at Hambantota. He took 6 wickets for just 8 runs. His spell was 4 overs 2 maidens 8 runs and 6 wickets. Srilanka defeated Zimbabwe by 82 runs. This was the first match in Twenty-20 World Cup.
4. Pak terrorist Ajmal Kasab got death sentence in 26-11 Mumbai Attack. he filed a mercy petition before the Indian president.
5. World’s leading ice experts has predicted the collapse of Arctic sea ice in summer months within four years in what he calls a ‘global disaster’.
6. The siberian branch of Russian acedemy of Sciences claimed that a gigantic deposit of industrial diamonds found in huge Siberian meteorite crator. These are Impact diamonds for technological use not for jewellery.