Pre-tournament favourite Rafael Nadal eased past America's Ryan Harrison 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 to record his 16th win on hard courts this year.
Defending champion Serena Williams crushed Italian veteran Francesca Schiavone, 6-0, 6-1. Her sister Venus, champion in 2000 and 2001, fought past Belgian 12th seed Kirsten Flipkens 6-1, 6-2.
Li Na reached the second round with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Olga Govortsova of Belarus.
Agnieszka Radwanska eased past Silvia Soler-Espinosa 6-1, 6-2.
Laura Robson won nine games in succession to beat Spanish veteran Lourdes Dominguez Lino, 7-5, 6-0.
Daniel Evans, making his debut after coming through qualifying, swept past Japanese 11th seed Kei Nishikori, 6-4, 6-4, 6-2.
Arjun Tendulkar lead Worli Cricket Club in South Africa from November 2 to 15.
Malala, on October 10, became the youngest individual to win the Nobel Prize.
Sarita Devi, facing international suspension for refusing to accept her Asiad bronze medal.
Goa coach Zico feels too many foreigners in ISL won't help Indian football develop.
Star Indian shuttler explains why she broke her 10-year association with Pulella Gopichand.
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