1. Startup India has launched the Startup Academia Alliance Programme
2. GST Council announced cashback for digital transactions
3. World's first-ever thermal battery plant inaugurated in Andhra Pradesh by the state’s Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu
4. Ajay Data becomes 1st Indian to get elected as ICANN ccNSO council member
5. NHAI & SBI Sign MoU for Long Term, Unsecured Loan of Rs 25,000 crore
6. President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2018
7. Union Government approved 122 new research projects under IMPRINT scheme
8. IIT Madras developed 1st indigenous microprocessors 'RISECREEK' under Project Shakti
9. India elected as President of Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) for 2 years
10. Badminton World Championships 2018: PV Sindhu Won Silver Medal
11. MGS (Mughalsarai) Changed to Deen Dayal Upadhaya (DDU) for railway reservation
12. Lok Sabha passed Bill to give constitutional status to OBC commission
13. Sunita Williams among 8 other astronauts named by NASA for first manned US space launch since 2011
14. Indonesia's Capital city Jakarta and the city of Palembang on Sumatra will jointly host Asian Games from 18th August 2018.
15. Gaganjeet Bhullar golf player won around 9 Asian Tour titles. He became the most successful Indian player on Asian Tour. He defeated Anthony Quayle of Australia.