- Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin rises to top of ICC player rankings for Test Bowlers and all-rounder after superb outing in first Test against West India.
- Wrestler Narsingh Yadav to get a final chance to prove his innocence before the NADA Disciplinary Committee tomorrow.
- Parliament passes Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2016 to prohibit employment of children below 14.
- Kargil Vijay Diwas observed today; Prime Minister says, country will never forget its martyred fearless soldiers.
- Meeting between Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and panel of states on GST ends; Chairman of Empowered committee on GST Amit Mitra says principle of GST rate decided; rate should provide relief to common man.
- Union Home Ministry sets up expert committee to explore possible alternatives to pellet guns as non-lethal weapon in Kashmir; panel to submit report in two months.
- Centre issues notification for implementation of 7th Pay Commission recommendations.
- In Manipur, civil rights activist Irom Sharmila decides to end her 16-year fast next month to contest Assembly elections.