- in Jamaica test rain delays start of fourth day’s play.
- Sonia Gandhi’s road show in Varanasi cut short as she suddenly took ill ; Prime Minister wishes her speedy recovery.
- Government exudes confidence over passing of Goods and Services Tax Bill listed for consideration in the Rajya Sabha tomorrow.
- BJP and Congress issue whip asking their members to be present in Rajya Sabha for the next three days.
- Prime Minister to launch the campaign Sattar(70) Saal Azadi-Zara Yaad Karo Qurbani ‘ on 9th August to inculcate feeling among people that nation comes first .
- BJP demands CBI probe in Bulandshahr gangrape incident as state minister and SP leader Azam Khan says it could be a political conspiracy.
- Labour Minister rules out diversion of money from Employees Provident Fund to stock market.