- Mother Teresa is being declared saint by Pope Francis in Vatican City.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India-China partnership is important for the entire region and the world; Duringbilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Mr Modi says, both countries need to be sensitive to each other’s aspirations, concerns and strategic interests; G-20 Summit begins in Chinese city Hangzhou.
- All-party delegation’s meeting with Jammu and KashmirChief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and leaders of other political parties underway in Srinagar.
- In Afghanistan, at least 50 people killed after a fuel tanker collided with a passenger bus in Zabul province.
- And in Tennis, Serena Williams sets a record of most number of Grand Slam matches wins by a woman; Enters US Open pre-quarterfinals.