- World Table Tennis Championships begin in Dusseldorf, Germany.
- In French Open Tennis, defending champion Novak Djokovic and 9-time winner Rafael Nadal to begin their campaigns today.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi to embark on a four nation visit today; trade and commerce, economic cooperation and counter terrorism high on agenda.
- Army Chief says Indian Army is facing dirty war in Jammu and Kashmir which has to be fought through innovative ways.
- Finance Minister Arun Jaitley says Centre to announce electoral bonds scheme soon.
- Deep depression over Bay of Bengal to further advance arrival of southwest monsoon; also expected to turn into a “severe cyclonic storm” by tonight; likely to cause heavy rain in North-East and Odisha.