- Veteran sprinter Sameer Mon wins gold in men’s 100 metre at the 56th National Athletics Championships in Hyderabad; Becomes the fastest athlete in the country.
- And in European Football Championship, Portugal reaches semi-finals beating Poland 5-3.
- Light Combat Aircraft Tejas to be inducted in the Indian Air Force today; Indigenously built Tejas among world’s smallest multi role single engine tactical fighter aircraft.
- Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Jammu and Kashmir today to review the security arrangements for Amarnath yatra.
- In Uttar Pradesh, three Pakistan based Jaish-e-Mohammad operatives convicted for terror activities.
- In Iraq, US-led coalition air-strikes kill hundreds of Islamic State terrorists fleeing the city of Fallujah.