- The Badminton Association of India has chosen Prakash Padukone for its first ever Lifetime Achievement Award.
BAI president– Himanta Biswa Sarma
- Rafael Nadal won his third US Open title and 16th Grand Slam defeating South African Kevin Anderson
- IUC– Interconnection Usage Charges
- United Nations Human rights chief- Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein
- Singapore is likely to have its first woman President of the country. Elections department did not identify the candidate, but former speaker of Parliament Halimah Yacob confirmed that she had qualified.
- India agreed to enhance existing assistance to Afghanistan security forces, including incapacity building and training of Afghan soldiers in India, during the recent Partnership Council meeting between foreign ministers of both Countries. Foreign Minister o f Afghanistan- Salahuddin Rabbani