- World day of silence, Day of dialogue.
- BHIM app launched by PM Narendra Modi, enable user to payment through finger print scanner, by authenticating the bio metric details of a user with aadhaar database.
- NSFDC inks with Hand looms to help schedule caste weavers & their families by promoting production & marketing in various states like Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Odisha etc.
- Former J&K governor Girish Chandra Saxena passed away.
- ‘’Sagarmatha Friendship 2017 ‘’ 10 days long joint exercise to be held between Nepal & China, focusing on combating terror & disaster management. This has been 1st joint military exercise between Nepal & China.
- Dr.mukulita Vijayawargiya appointed as a whole time member of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI).
- Himachal Pradesh won KRISHI KARMAN AWARD 2016-16, for commendable increase in food grains production.
- CISCO launched 5th global cyber range lab in Guru Gram. The purpose is to train Indian firms & govt agencies on real world cyber attack and provide highly specialised technical training workshop to help cyber security professional built the skill to combat new age threats.
- To increase cooperation in sports, India & Australia entered into a partnership, focussing in four areas i.e. athlete & coach training and development, sports science, sports governance, and integrity & grass root participation.