- Amitabh Chaudhry has been appointed as MD and CEO for Axis Bank
- Naomi Osaka has wom the womens singles title of US open 2018
- Bollywood film Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been honoured with the Meryl Streep Award for Excellence at the Women in Film and Television India Awards.
- Triple jumper Arpinder Singh created an history by becoming the 1st Indian to win a medal in the IAAF Continental Cup.
- India Sameer Verma and the pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty clinched the men’s singles and doubles titles respectively at the Hyderabad Open badminton tournament.
- Noted Odia poet Satrughna Pandav will be honoured with the prestigious "Sarala Puraskar" for his poetry collection "Misra Dhrupad".
- Assam government has made Asian Games medalist Hima Das as the Sports Ambassador of the state.
- Veteran Tamil film actor Kumarasamy, popularly known as Kovai Senthil, died at age 74.
- Arif Alvi, one of the founding members of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party, was sworn in as Pakistan’s new president.
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