- World Sports Journalists Day, World UFO day
- Special page for the Goods and Services Tax. Launched by government’s information dispensation arm, Press Information Bureau, which contains all information on the new tax regime. The webpage can be accessed on http://pib.nic.in/gst
- PM Modi inaugurated India’s first ever mega textiles trade fair – Textiles India 2017 hosted by Gujarat.
- Shantanu Narayen (54) and Vivek Murthy (39) have been chosen for prestigious Great Immigrants: The Pride of America Award 2017. The award is given annually on the occasion of Independence Day of United States i.e. 4th July to naturalised citizens of US for their contribution in advancing US’s economy, society, and culture.