HindustanTimes Wed,23 Apr 2014


DGCA allows in-flight use of mobiles, laptops on flight mode

Indian smartphone makers
'Please put your mobile phones on the flight mode'. Now on, you may hear an airhostess announcing this before your flight takes off instead of asking you to switch it off.

Gujarat model a big lie, BJP should clarify: Akhilesh

Akhilesh Yadav
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today alleged that BJP's Gujarat model was a "big lie", and that the party should clarify about it.

Other Stories

FIR against Ramdas Kadam for inflammatory speech

Ramdas Kadam
An FIR has been registered against Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam for allegedly giving an inflammatory speech during a political rally in Mumbai two days back, police said today.

Throw out those who tap women's phones, says Priyanka Gandhi in dig at Modi

Priyanka Gandhi
Targeting the Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday warned against concentration of power in one person.

Varanasi: Arvind Kejriwal files nomination, hits at Modi, Rahul's 'chopper democracy'

Arvind Kejriwal
Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday filed nomination papers for the most-watched contest of this election, while attacking Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi for their 'helicopter democracy'.

No Modi govt, but UPA-3 or UPA-supported one after polls: Sharad Pawar

Sharad Pawar
Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar spoke to HT, in a free-wheeling interview, just before he addressed the last rally in suburban Mumbai for a Congress candidate.

HT Impact
Demolition drive starts in Delhi's wildlife sanctuary

Delhi farmhouses
About 10 days after the Hindustan Times revealed how illegally-built sprawling farmhouses have wiped out hundreds of acres of precious forestland in south Delhi's Asola Bhatti wildlife sanctuary, the forest department has finally set out on a demolition drive.

Mumbai: St Xavier principal defends election advice after BJP protests

Narendra Modi, Hema Malini
The principal of St Xavier's College in Mumbai has courted a controversy after sending an advisory to his students which is critical of Narendra Modi's 'Gujarat Model' of development.

SC order on mining has vindicated my stand: Manohar Parrikar

Goa Geologist Suicide: Cong files complaint against Parrikar
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar claimed that the Supreme Court order in the mining case has vindicated his stand that no action could be taken against those named in the Justice M B Shah Commission of inquiry without proper investigation by the police.

Lacklustre end to election campaigns in Mumbai

Electronic Voting Machine
While city saw some rallies and road shows, there were no spectacular finales in any of the 6 constituencies on Tuesday.

Bihar candidate held for selling fake PhD degrees

Student politics
Chancellor of Meghalaya's CMJ University, Chandra Mohan Jha, who was wanted by police on the charge of selling fake PhD degrees, was arrested from Bihar where he was contesting the Lok Sabha pollls as an Independent candidate.

‘MPs failed to raise issues related to city’, reports Mumbai NGO

Electronic Voting Machine
The city’s 6 sitting MPs are not rooted in the real issues of the city and have performed and utilised their funds much at variance of their roles and functions- a report released by the Praja Foundation.
more »



Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved