- A four-day global expert meeting on shark trade was organised in Kochi.
- After the successful launch of Chandrayaan-2, the ISRO now looks to launch its solar mission called the Aditya L-1 by 2020.
- India tallied 9 medals at the 23rd Presidents Cup in Labuan Bajo, Indonesia.
The United Nations World Day against Trafficking in Persons is observed across the world on 30 July .
On this day, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) launched the campaign #igivehope to show victims of human trafficking.
Henry Ford (30 July 1863 – 7 April 1947) was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and the sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production.