In French Open Tennis, 3rd seed Stanislas Wawrinka advance to second round of Men’s Singles.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasizes need for united efforts to counter the menace of terrorism and radicalisation; India and Germany sign several agreements including Cyber security.
- Special CBI court in Lucknow orders framing of charges against senior BJP leaders LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti and nine others in disputed structure demolition case.
- Defence Minister Arun Jaitley asks public and private sectors to develop weapon systems in the country.
- Madras High Court stays for 4 weeks the notification banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter; Asks Centre to file its reply.
- Southwest monsoon reaches Kerala and North East, two days ahead of due date; Five people die as Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh coast.
- 26 people killed in two car bomb attacks by Islamic State terrorists in Iraqi capital Baghdad.