- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena jointly inaugurate Duriappah Stadium in Jaffna; Mr Modi says, the Stadium is a symbol of optimism and economic development.
- President Pranab Mukherjee returns home after concluding his three nation visit to Africa.
- Three women flight cadets make history after being commissioned as fighter pilots in the Indian Air Force for the first time ever.
- In Bangladesh, an anti-militancy fatwa signed by over 100,000 Islamic scholars issued in Dhaka.
- South-west monsoon arrives in Bihar, Odisha and West Bengal.
- And in Sports, India lose to Australia in Champions Trophy Hockey final amidst controversial penalty shoot out.
- India to take on Zimbabwe in the first T20 Cricket match at Harare today.