1. India and Sri Lanka have signed an agreement under which a hotline will be set up between officials of the two countries to address the fishermen crisis.
2. Famous Hungarian pianist and musician Zoltan Kocsis died. He was 64.
3. Two Indian films ‘Ishti’ and ‘Sahaj Paather Gappo’ (Colors of Innocence) have been selected to compete with 13 foreign films in the ‘International Competition’ section of the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI).
4. Industrialist Ajay Piramal will head the UK-India CEO Forum, replacing ousted Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry.
5. Former Union Minister of State and BJP leader Jayawantiben Mehta passed away. She was 78.
6. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first ever International Agro-biodiversity Congress at New Delhi.
7. Britain’s star tennis player, Andy Murray defeated American John Isner to win the Paris Masters title.
8. Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the 25,000th goal of the English Premier League.
9. L&T-MHPS Boilers, a joint venture of Larsen & Toubro and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Japan, has signed a Technology Licence Agreement for Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems.
10. Henri Kontinen and John Peers won the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 team title at the BNP Paribas Masters in Paris.