The Indian Navy’s newly built warship INS Visakhapatnam sails into the Arabian Sea during its launch at Mazagon Dock in Mumbai. At 7,300 tonnes, Visakhapatnam will be the largest destroyer commissioned by the Indian Navy and will be equipped with the Israeli Multi Function Surveillance Threat Alert Radar (MF-STAR) which will provide targeting information to 32 Barak 8 long-range surface to air missiles onboard the warship.
Melinda Gates, wife of Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates poses for photographers as she shakes hands with Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Jagat Prakash Nadda in New Delhi. India conferred one of its highest civlian awards on Bill Gates and his wife Melidna for their work to promote global health and development.
Filipino activists hold slogans during a rally in front of the U.S. embassy in Manila, Philippines. The group is protesting against a joint U.S.-Philippines military exercise dubbed "Balikatan 2015" where troops from both countries take part in an annual drill that focuses on regional security, terrorism, disaster preparedness and inter-operability.