Cricket, Indian Women’s team grab a spot for the 2017 World Cup.
- Election Commission issues notice to VK Sasikala over her appointment as interim General Secretary of AIADMK; Panneerselvam camp dismisses Sasikala and her two close relatives from the party; Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy to seek a vote of confidence in the state assembly tomorrow.
- Campaigning for the third phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections ends this evening; 69 constituencies in 12 districts to go to polls on Sunday.
- In Nagaland, 39 MLAs and a Rajya Sabha member resolve to support ruling Naga People’s Front President Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu as the next Chief Minister.
- A special Mumbai court allows ED to invoke the India-UK Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty to bring back Vijay Mallya to probe into a money laundering case.
- India strongly deplores the terrorist attack at the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sindh province of Pakistan claiming 80 lives.