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Ram Mandir in Ayodhya: Ram is the spirit of humanity which resides in our hearts, says Rahul Gandhi

Ram Mandir in Ayodhya: Ram is the spirit of humanity which resides in our hearts, says Rahul Gandhi – news

Published: Aug 05, 2020, 14:47 IST | ANI | Mumbai

Lord Ram is the embodiment of the best human values, “he is the spirit of humanity which resides in the depths of our hearts, Rahul Gandhi said

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi

On the day when the grand foundation stone laying ceremony of the Ram Janmabhoomi temple in Ayodhya is being held, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi put out a tweet enlisting the many great qualities of Lord Ram. The Wayanad MP, through a tweet in Hindi, said that Lord Ram is the embodiment of the best human values, “he is the spirit of humanity which resides in the depths of our hearts.”

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PM Modi performs ‘bhoomi pujan’ for Ram Mandir in Ayodhya

PM Modi performs ‘bhoomi pujan’ for Ram Mandir in Ayodhya – news

Published: Aug 05, 2020, 13:05 IST | PTI | Ayodhya

The guest list, including religious leaders who formed part of the movement that started in the 1980s, was restricted to 175 in view of the COVID-19 crisis

PM Narendra Modi performing bhoomi pujan at Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. Pic/ ANI Twitter

PM Narendra Modi performing bhoomi pujan at Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. Pic/ ANI Twitter

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday performed the ‘bhoomi pujan’ of a Supreme Court-mandated Ram temple in Ayodhya, bringing to fruition the BJP’s ‘mandir’ movement that defined its politics for three decades and took it to the heights of power...

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File reply in 3 days: Supreme Court to Maharashtra government on Rhea Chakraborty’s petition

File reply in 3 days: Supreme Court to Maharashtra government on Rhea Chakraborty’s petition – news

Updated: Aug 05, 2020, 13:09 IST | mid-day online correspondent | Mumbai

The Supreme Court said that further hearing on actor Rhea Chakraborty’s petition in Sushant Singh Rajput death case will be held after a week

Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushant Singh Rajput

On actor Rhea Chakraborty’s petition seeking direction for transfer of investigation from Patna to Mumbai in Sushanth Singh Rajput’s death case, the Supreme Court directed all parties to file their respective replies within three days.

The apex court said that further hearing in the matter will be held after a week.

The Centre, on Wednesday, had informed the Supreme Court that Bihar government’s recommendation for CBI probe into the deat...

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Mayawati credits Supreme Court for paving way for Ram Mandir construction in Ayodhya

Mayawati credits Supreme Court for paving way for Ram Mandir construction in Ayodhya – news

Updated: Aug 05, 2020, 12:08 IST | PTI | Ayodhya

The dispute was ended by the Supreme Court and it has also stopped to some extent politics around it played by some political parties

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati

Ahead of the Ram temple “bhoomi pujan”, BSP supremo Mayawati on Wednesday credited the Supreme Court for paving the way for its construction in Ayodhya and advised all to accept the decision. “As everyone knows, Ayodhya is a holy city of different religions. But it had been embroiled in a controversy for years due to Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid land dispute...

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Ram Mandir likely to usher in prosperity in Ayodhya

Ram Mandir likely to usher in prosperity in Ayodhya – news

Published: Aug 05, 2020, 10:47 IST | IANS | Ayodhya

The longest title dispute in the country, which began in 1885 ended with Supreme Court giving its verdict in November last year

A policeman stands guard on a roof before the arrival of India's Prime Minister to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya. Pic/ AFP

A policeman stands guard on a roof before the arrival of India’s Prime Minister to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya. Pic/ AFP

With Ayodhya all decked up in lights, colours and sounds of bhajans for the ‘bhumi pujan’ ceremony of a grand Ram Temple by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, many in this temple town are waiting eagerly for the auspicious occasion to herald in an era of prosperity with new employment opportunities and boost to tourism after years of interlude. The longest title di...

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India records more than 50,000 daily COVID-19 cases for a week, tally crosses 19 lakh mark

India records more than 50,000 daily COVID-19 cases for a week, tally crosses 19 lakh mark – news

Published: Aug 05, 2020, 10:12 IST | IANS | New Delhi

Maharashtra remained the worst-hit state with 4,50,196 cases and 15,842 deaths

Currently, 5,86,244 cases are active and 12,82,215 people have recovered from the disease

Currently, 5,86,244 cases are active and 12,82,215 people have recovered from the disease

With 52,509 new coronavirus (Covid-19) cases and 857 deaths in the last 24 hours, India crossed 19 lakh-mark with the total caseload standing at 19,08,254 while the total fatalities increased to 39,795, data from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare revealed on Wednesday.

The country had crossed the 18-lakh mark on Monday. Currently, 5,86,244 cases are active and 12,82,215 people have recovered from the disease.

India has one of the lowest Case Fa...

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Ayodhya verdict ended over century-old legal tussle, paved way for temple construction

Ayodhya verdict ended over century-old legal tussle, paved way for temple construction – news

Published: Aug 05, 2020, 09:10 IST | ANI | Ayodhya

Petitions continued to be filed over the years and in 1949 an idol of Lord Ram, Goddess Sita was found inside the mosque

Hindu devotees gather whiel lighting earthen lamps on the banks of the River Sarayu on the eve before the groundbreaking ceremony of the proposed Ram Temple in Ayodhya. Pic/ AFP

Hindu devotees gather whiel lighting earthen lamps on the banks of the River Sarayu on the eve before the groundbreaking ceremony of the proposed Ram Temple in Ayodhya. Pic/ AFP

Ayodhya will witness another chapter in its history with bhoomi pujan for a grand Ram temple on Wednesday and the day has come after an end last year to a long and arduous legal struggle that stretched 134 years.  Perhaps the longest title dispute in the country, it began in 1885 and ended with Supreme Court giving its verdict in Nov...

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Sushant Singh Rajput case: ‘I get threat calls daily,’ says ambulance driver

Sushant Singh Rajput case: ‘I get threat calls daily,’ says ambulance driver – news

Updated: Aug 05, 2020, 08:05 IST | Vishal Singh | Mumbai

Ambulance driver who ferried Sushant’s body to the hospital says he gets up to 300 hate/threat calls every day from fans of star

Akshay Bandgar

Akshay Bandgar

Two brothers who ran the ambulance service in which Sushant Singh Rajput’s body was taken from his residence to the hospital have been receiving up to 300 abusive calls every day. Callers have been accusing the brothers of having killed the actor, claiming that he was alive when he was put inside the ambulance and was strangled to death by them.

Brothers Akshay and Vishal provide the ambulance service to various hospitals in the city...

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‘Ayodhya needs facilities to host Ram Mandir tourists’

‘Ayodhya needs facilities to host Ram Mandir tourists’ – news

Updated: Aug 05, 2020, 07:36 IST | Dharmendra Jore | Mumbai

Locals from both communities welcome the temple’s construction, say they now will be able to live in peace, do their jobs and support their families

Workers decorate the Hanuman Garhi temple ahead of the ground breaking ceremony of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, on Tuesday. Pic/PTI

Workers decorate the Hanuman Garhi temple ahead of the ground breaking ceremony of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, on Tuesday. Pic/PTI

With the Ram Mandir finally becoming a reality, residents of the twin towns of Ayodhya and Faizabad want the region to be peaceful again and get the much-needed boost in terms of infrastructure and employment in the years to come...

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Mumbai Rains: Woman, children swept away in flooded drain in Santacruz

Mumbai Rains: Woman, children swept away in flooded drain in Santacruz – news

Updated: Aug 04, 2020, 18:33 IST | mid-day online correspondent | Mumbai

While a two-year-old girl was rescued and shifted to VN Desai Hospital, the NDRF team recovered two bodies – a one-and-a-half-year-old girl and the woman

The rescue operations is underway. Pic/Twitter ANI

The rescue operations is underway. Pic/Twitter ANI

In an untoward incident, a 35-year-old woman and her three children, aged between one to seven years, fell into a flooded nullah and were swept away after their house collapsed in Santacruz due to heavy rainfall in Mumbai. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) took to Twitter to inform about the incident and said the search operation is underway.

While a two-year-old girl was rescued and shifted to VN Desai Hos...

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