Political Parties announce the list of candidates for the forthcoming Lok Sabha Elections; Ravi Shankar Prasad of BJP to contest from Patna Sahib, HD Devegowda of JDS from Tumkur, Mehbooba Mufti of PDP from Anantnag.

In Maharashtra, Congress to contest 26 seats and NCP 22 as per seat sharing pact.


Government starts seizing properties of terror financiers in its efforts to curb terror funding.

Vice Admiral Karambir Singh to be the next Navy Chief.


In Sports, Indian men's hockey team begins Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament on a positive note at Ipoh; beat Japan 2-0.