1. Twenty Army men martyred in a militant ambush in Chandel District of Manipur; Prime Minister condemns the attack.
2. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley allays fears over monsoon; says it will not have any major impact on country’s foodgrain production.
3. Centre seeks reports from states on quality of Maggi noodles; Three more States ban the product for atleast a month.
4. Centre to provide full funding to projects under the Clean Ganga programme.
5. Union Power Minister says good beginning made by NDA government towards realizing goal of 24×7 power to all; says power capacity addition at record 22,566 Mega Watts.
6. In response to India’s proposal for clarification of Line of Actual Control, China says it prefers a pact on Code of Conduct to maintain peace along the border.
7. India takes strong exception to the remarks by Pakistani Army Chief that Jammu and Kashmir is an unfinished agenda of Partition.
8.India and US sign defence framework agreement for co-development and manufacture of defence equipment and technology.
9.. Rupee falls 35 paise to 64.25 against the dollar; Sensex plunges over 200 points when reports last came in.
10.Sports: Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap enter the singles quarterfinals of Indonesian Open Super Series badminton.