Jadeja and Ashwin made the most of a turning pitch in Kanpur to rip through New Zealand as India racked up a commanding 215-run lead on day three of the first test on Saturday.
Left-arm spinner Imad Wasim took a career best five for 14 to help Pakistan defeat world Twenty20 champions West Indies by nine wickets in the first match in Dubai on Friday.
Kane Williamson and Tom Latham frustrate India with half-centuries in rain-truncate day.
Rubel Hossain was also recalled to the side after an injury-plagued season which forced him to miss the Zimbabwe ODIs in November last year.
India stutter at 291 for 9 at stump on opening day of the first Test against New Zealand.
AB de Villiers could miss the Australia series after the South Africa captain was not recover from an elbow injury.
Isanullah, Karim Janat and Naveen-ul-Haq are the three uncapped players in Afghanistan's 17-man squad for the ODI series against Bangladesh.
BCCI also picked Paranjpe, Gandhi, Sarandeep and retained Khoda as other selectors
India play their 500th Test in Kanpur as Virat Kohli's team begin their quest to regain the top spot in the world rankings against a dangerous New Zealand.
Chikungunya forces Ishant Sharma out of first Test match, however not named any replacement.