- Sundar Singh Gurjar became only the second Indian to win a gold at the World Para Athletics Championships, winning one in javelin at the 2017 edition in London.
- Garbine Muguruza of Spain won Wimbledon and second Grand Slam title.
- Mukesh Kumar Jain has been appointed as the managing director and chief executive officer of Oriental Bank of Commerce.
- Vikram Limayewill take charge as managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO) of National Stock Exchange of India Ltd (NSE).
- Indian- origin Canadian YouTube star Lilly Singh- UNICEF Global Goodwill Ambassador.
- Satyendar Jain appointed as new chairperson & managing director of the Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (DSIIDC).
- Chinas Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobodied at the age of 61.
- Swami Vivekananda Airport of Raipur, ranked first in Customer Satisfaction among 49 airports in the country.