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Ayodhya relives ‘Ramayan’ days; People throng shops with TV sets to watch Ram Mandir ‘bhoomi poojan’

Many recalled that these scenes were similar to ones quite common in late 1980s when 'Ramayan' serial was telecast on Doordarshan and people used to gather at few houses and shops having TV sets.

"Those who win, come here to thank the goddess, while those who lose, turn up seeking solace and divine intervention for the next elections," he said.

HC directs DU to provide scribes to visually impaired students at CSCs for online exams

The high court also said the DU will ensure that no such student is deprived of a scribe at the CSC if the varsity has been informed in advance.

The bench noted that senior advocate S K Rungta, representing the National Federation of the Blind, has graciously agreed to provide assistive devices to the visually impaired students.

Silver, Gold Rate Today: सोना हुआ 56 हजारी, एक दिन में 1365 रुपये हुए महंगा, जानिए नए रेट्स

Gold Rate, Silver Price Today: सोने की कीमतें 1,365 रुपये की बढ़ोतरी के साथ 56,181 रुपये प्रति 10 ग्राम पर पहुंच गई

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West Bengal: Lockdown deals sweet shops a blow on Ram Temple foundation day

"The bi-weekly lockdown is affecting all sweet shops in the state. Things had improved a little in June. Large quantities of milk are being wasted now, but we don't have any choice," he said.

He said the shop has always innovated popular sweets on social and religious occasions, sporting events like FIFA World Cup or even during political occasions as per the orders of the customers.

Madhya Pradesh: IMD says 89 killed in lightning strikes in 6 months of 2020

This figure of lightning strike victims in the state till June this year is more than what it was during the entire year in 2019, an official said.

"Because of this, the wind speed during thunderstorm and hailstorm was found significantly high," he said.

First-of-its-kind mobile COVID-19 lab dedicated to public

The lab, approved by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) can do 9,000 RT-PCR (reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction) tests per month, an official press release said here.

"This is a unique lab having all safety features and capable of producing 100% accurate results within four hours," Dr Sudhakar was quoted as saying in the press release.

Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit still asymptomatic for COVID-19, doing well

Eighty-year old Purohit was on self isolation since July 29 after three Raj Bhavan staff tested positive for the virus earlier. Later, he too tested positive on Sunday and was advised home quarantine.

A health bulletin from the Kauvery Hospital, where he underwent tests on Sunday, stated that the Governor continued to be asymptomatic, active and doing well.

India’s ‘amazing’ support could help bring ‘good news’ to world on rapid COVID-19 testing: Israel

Some of them have matured and passed initial trials in Israel, however in order to complete testing and prove their effectiveness, these had to be tested on a wide range of patients, defence ministry sources told PTI.

The Israeli team which left for India on July 26 will be returning in the coming days with more than 20,000 samples collected from COVID-19 patients, sources here said.

Consecration of Ram temple historic moment, brings joy and pride to all: BJP chief JP Nadda

He also thanked Modi for giving expression to public sentiments and their commitment towards the construction of the Ram Janmabhoomi temple by performing bhoomi poojan.

"Those who win, come here to thank the goddess, while those who lose, turn up seeking solace and divine intervention for the next elections," he said.

China: 90% of recovered COVID-19 patients in Wuhan suffering from lung damage, says report

Five per cent of them received negative results in COVID-19 nucleic acid tests but positive results in Immunoglobulin M (IgM) tests, and thus have to be quarantined again, the report said.

It is still unclear if this means these people have been infected again.

China hopes India, Pakistan can “properly” handle differences through dialogue, safeguard peace

China hopes that they can properly handle the differences through dialogue, improve relations and jointly safeguard peace, stability and development of both countries and the wider region, the spokesman added.

"Pakistan and India are neighbours that cannot be moved away. Peaceful coexistence serves the fundamental interests of both and the common aspiration of the international community."

Lord Ram revered in many countries like Indonesia, temple will inspire humanity: PM Modi

He said references to Lord Ram are also found in Iran and China, and 'Ram Kathas' are popular in several countries.

Matter of pride for Indians: ‘Ramayan’ stars Arun Govil, Dipika Chikhalia on Ram temple ‘bhoomi pujan’

Actor Anupam Kher also celebrated the occasion as he posted a devotional song, dedicated to Lord Ram on the occasion.

Sebi to auction properties of Royal Twinkle, Citrus Check Inns on Aug 14

Sebi had received several investor complaints against Citrus alleging that directors of Royal Twinkle were now running their collective investment scheme (CIS) through Citrus.

J&K: Northern Army commander discusses security management with LG GC Murmu

He said the LG stressed on the high importance for maintaining close and effective synergy between the Army and other security forces in combating anti-terrorist activities, besides dealing with any emergent situations in an

Thomas Cook India reports Q1 net loss of Rs 108.62 cr

Shares of Thomas Cook India on Wednesday were trading 4.98 per cent higher at Rs 30.55 per scrip on the BSE.

HP starts manufacturing operations at Flex’s Sriperumbudur facility

HP was ranked number one with 28.2 per cent share of the traditional PC market (that includes desktops, notebooks, and workstations) in India in the March 2020 quarter, according to research firm IDC.

Amit Shah on Ram Mandir consecration: Golden chapter in history of India

Shah said the ideals and thoughts of Lord Ram reside in the soul of India. "His character and philosophy are the foundation of Indian culture.

Cipla working with govt agencies to develop treatment for COVID-19

In 2001, the company developed the world's first triple anti-retroviral drug combination, Triomune for HIV/AIDS patients and offered it at below USD 1 per day as against the then prevailing international pricing of USD 12,000

Arthritis drug can shorten hospital stay for severe COVID-19 patients: Study

Hyperinflammation triggered by the new coronavirus is central to the pathological process and causes high levels of the cytokine IL-6, which are associated with a more severe COVID-19 disease.

Temples in Delhi decorated, special puja held to mark Ram temple ‘bhoomi pujan’

At the Jhandewalan temple in Karol Bagh, people started trickling in as early as 5 am.

Singer SP Balasubrahmanyam tests positive for COVID-19

Balasubrahmanyam said he was feeling chest congestion, cold and "on and off" fever since two-three days, following which he got himself tested for COVID-19.

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Uber to hire 140 more engineers in India for expanding tech, product teams

These expansion plans are in line with its vision to make mobility and delivery more accessible, and to become the backbone of transportation in thousands of cities across the globe, it said in a statement.

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Rajasthan: High Court issues notice to Speaker CP Joshi on pleas against BSP MLAs merger with Congress

Rajasthan government crisis: Six BSP MLAs in Rajasthan had defected to the Congress in 2019.

Chhattisgarh: Woman naxal killed in encounter in Bijapur district

The skirmish took place around 9:30 am in the forest of Isulnaar village, about 450 kms away from Raipur, when a joint team of security forces was conducting an anti-naxal operation, Inspector General of Police (Bastar range)

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Maharashtra: Heavy rains inundate parts of Thane, Palghar

Teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been stationed at both Thane and Palghar to deal with any eventualities, NDRF commandant Rajendra Patil said.

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