|| India and Sri Lanka sign an agreement on promoting agricultural research in New Delhi.
|| An Amusement and Picnic Resorts Pvt. Ltd. with five dolphins and sea lions was inaugurated at Mahabalipuram.
|| Salman Khursheed is appointed the new UPCC(I) chief. While Tindivanam K. Ramamurthy is the new TNCC(I) chief, Sat Mahajan has been appointed HPCC(I) president.
|| Nag, indigenously developed anti-tank missile, is test-fired again.
|| The Government reduces customs duty on edible oils under the Open General Licence from 20 to 10 per cent.
|| India and Germany sign an agreement on promoting and protecting investment in Bonn.
|| India is elected chairperson of the World Intellectual Property Organisation's standing panel on information technology in relation to Intellectual Property Rights.
|| The Maharashtra Government bans the controversial Marathi play on Nathuram Godse, assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. It was produced by Mr. Udhay Dhurat.
|| The INSAT-2C satellite suffers ``disorientation'' - loss of earth lock - briefly.
|| India signs a deal with Russia for purchasing the aircraft-carrier.