1- Sharad Arvind Bobde was sworn-in as the 47th Chief Justice of India at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
2- The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will now officially be known as World Athletics.
3-The Indian government has decided to extend the visa-on-arrival facility to the United Arab Emirates nationals.
4-Three Indian cricketers, former IPL winner Manvinder Bisla, pacer Manpreet Gony and former Rajasthan Royals' cricketer Kumar Boresa, were named among 439 foreign players for a draft for Bangladesh Premier League's new season.
5-Joaquin Phoenix starrer 'Joker' won the Golden Frog Award for cinematography in the main competition at the EnergaCamerimage International Film Festival in Torun, Poland.
6-India fast bowler Mohammed Shami has broken into the top ten of the latest rankings for bowlers in Test cricket, climbing eight places to the seventh spot.
7-Filmmaker Karan Johar will host the inaugural ceremony of the 50th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which will be inaugurated by Amitabh Bachchan.
8-Gotabaya Rajapaksa was sworn in as seventh President of Sri Lanka at a ceremony in Anuradhapura.
9-The 6th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting-Plus the (ADMM-Plus) was held in Bangkok in Thailand.
10-India conducted successfully the first night trial of Agni-II, its versatile surface-to-surface medium-range nuclear-capable missile from Dr. Abdul Kalam Island off Odisha.