1. No showering of petals on Muslims, they bulldoze our houses: AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi
2. India’s economic outlook at the mercy of monsoon.*
3. Ahead of PM visit, Jaishankar goes to Tashkent
4. Indian rupee firms to over 3-week high; yields little changed.
5. President of Maldives on 4-day visit to India from August 1
6. Ramachandra Guha: Why India’s refusal to condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is hypocritical.
7. PM Modi speaks with UN secy-gen; calls for speedy probe into attack on peacekeepers in Congo
8. US lawmaker Ro Khanna proposes India be 6th nation in NATO Plus to bolster defence ties.
9. Opposition to push for discussion on Agnipath in Parliament next week
10. Bangladesh Economy: After Sri Lanka and Pakistan, now Bangladesh needs loan from IMF, another neighbor of India in economic crisis
11. Post-pandemic surprises and where the Indian economy truly stands today
12. Man washed away in Poonch flash flood
13. New security challenge in J&K is ‘faceless militancy’: DGP
14. BSF fires at flying object along IB in Jammu; search launched
15. Notorious sharpshooter of Gogi gang caught by Delhi Police after gunfight
16. Watch | What’s the Controversy Over ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ Campaign in J&K?
17. Watch: Muslim Youth Trapped in the Name of ‘Love Jihad’ in Kasganj, Uttar Pradesh
18. Monkeypox: India announces first Asian death from virus
19. We need to work with greater commitment to eliminate emerging threats posed by subversive elements: LG

South Asia

20. PM Modi: India will continue to support Lanka
21. PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina to inaugurate Maitree Power Project in Bangladesh
22. Bangladesh seeks $4.5bn IMF loan as forex reserves shrink: Report
23. World Bank refuses new funding for bankrupt Sri Lanka
24. Sri Lanka’s parliament extends state of emergency amid crackdown
25. Former Sri Lankan president not getting privileges in Singapore, minister says
26. Sri Lanka protesters divided on leaving main camp amid crackdown
27. Maldives President in India Live Updates: PM Modi to meet Ibrahim Mohamed Solih today