The Vietnamese president Tran Dai Quang has arrived in India on a three-day visit. He is scheduled to hold delegation level talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. Strengthening cooperation in the key areas of defence and trade will be high on the agenda.The two sides are likely to sign memorandums of understanding. . . . .
The Indian combine of Pankaj Advani and Manan Chandra staged a remarkable recovery to pip Pakistan in the final of the inaugural IBSF Snooker Team World Cup. This made India draw parity with Pakistan and it all boiled down to the final frame to determine. . . . .
Navjot Kaur clinched India's first gold medal at the Asian Wrestling Championships in Kyrgyzstan. She beat Miyu Imai of Japan 9-1 in the final of the 65kg women's category. Bronze medallist at the Rio Olympics, Sakshi Malik won the bronze medal in the 62kg women's category match by beating Ayaulym Kassymova of Kazakhstan. . . . .
Indian women's Twenty20 cricket team captain Harmanpreet Kaur joined the Punjab police as a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP). Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and Director General of Police (DGP) Suresh Arora pinned the. . . . .