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Himachal Pradesh crisis: Former minister, ex-chairman of ST panel among rebels

Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:42 AM IST

The result has highlighted the discontent within the Congress, something that party insiders say has been brewing for months

Security personnel outside the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly, in Shimla, on Wednesday.(PTI)

‘Criminal justice system can be punishment in self’: SC acquits man after 30 yrs

Supreme Court clears man charged with abetting wife's suicide after 30 years, citing lack of evidence.

When a person is accused of aiding and abetting suicide, the court should seek “cogent and convincing proof” of the act of inciting the suicide, and the offending action should occur close to the time of the incident, the top court held. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:31 AM IST

House of Uttarakhand tunnel rat-hole miner razed in demolition drive in Delhi

Rat-hole miner's house razed in Delhi demolition drive despite no notice; involved in heroic rescue in Uttarakhand tunnel collapse last year.

Separately, officials from the forest department, along with Delhi Police carried out a demolition drive at Sangam Vihar in Delhi on Wednesday. (Samchit Khanna/HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 05:26 AM IST

Strict action if ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans found true: Siddaramaiah

When Congress workers were celebrating the victory of Syed Naseer Hussain in the Rajya Sabha polls, some people allegedly shouted “Pakistan zindabad’’ slogans

Leader of the Opposition in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly R Ashoka and supporters protest against alleged
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:48 AM IST
ByNaheed Ataulla

Two killed after being run over by train in Jharkhand's Jamtara: Officials

At least two people died after being run-over by train between Vidyasagar and Kasitar railway stations in Jamtara district of Jharkhand on Wednesday

People stand near a railway track where at least two persons were run over and killed by a train near Kaljharia area, in Jamtara district on Feb. 28.(PTI)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:46 AM IST
ByPraduman Choubey, Dhanbad

SC junks plea against Rajasthan rules for candidates with more than 2 kids

For government jobs, candidates who have more than two children are not eligible for appointment under the 2001 Rajasthan Various Service (Amendment) Rules.

The bench pointed out that the 2003 decision held that the classification, which disqualified candidates for having more than two living children, was non-discriminatory and intra-vires the Constitution, since the objective behind the provision was to promote family planning. (ANI)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:30 AM IST

North Korea's first spy satellite is 'alive', can manoeuvre, expert says

After two fiery failures, North Korea successfully launched the Malligyong-1 satellite into orbit in November.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks on as a rocket carrying a spy satellite Malligyong-1 is launched in a location given as North Gyeongsang Province, North Korea in this handout picture obtained by Reuters on November 21, 2023. (KCNA/Reuters)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:34 AM IST
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Mitch McConnell to step down as Senate's GOP leader: ‘I know the politics…’

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell will step down as GOP leader in November. He the longest-serving Senate leader in the US history.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnel(AP)
Updated on Feb 28, 2024 11:59 PM IST
ByShweta Kukreti

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Recent concert cancellations recalled as Adele postpones Las Vegas residency

Published on Feb 28, 2024 08:37 PM IST

Adele announced a much-needed pause to her Vegas residency due to poor health, ringing the bell for some other concert cancellations in recent memory.

In picture from left to right: Drake, Adele, aespa.(Instagram)

FX Shogun hailed ‘prestige TV’: Here's when Episode 3 will come out

Following its premiere on February 27 and garnering positive audience reviews, FX's Shogun Episode 3 is anticipated to open the door to more feudal action.

Hiroyuki Sanada in Shogun.(Instagram / fxnetworks)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 07:10 PM IST

BCCI's one-line explanation sums up Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer's contract snub

Ishan Kishan and Shreyas Iyer didn't find a place in the BCCI's central contracts list for 2023/24.

Shreyas Iyer (L) and Ishan Kishan were not given central contracts for 2023/24(File)
Updated on Feb 28, 2024 11:34 PM IST

HawkEye founder puts England's outrage to rest, explains Joe Root's DRS wicket

Joe Root's dismissal stirred quite a controversy during the fourth Test between India and England in Ranchi.

The Hawk-Eye for Joe Root's dismissal in the 4th Test(X)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 05:44 PM IST

Red flags in relationship: Recognising C-PTSD and narcissistic abuse

Narcissistic abuse in relationships is a major red flag. Here's what it feels like.

When we are in a relationship with narcissistic abuse, it can have a toll on our emotional health. (Unsplash)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 08:05 PM IST
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Dhruv Jurel 'couldn't sleep' when India on 219/7, dad 'confused' after son's cap

Updated on Feb 28, 2024 04:58 PM IST

Dhruv Jurel, India's star from the 4th Test, has revealed that he could not sleep Saturday night as his team battled against England in Ranchi.

What a start to international cricket for Dhruv Jurel. (ANI)

'Go back to play Ranji...': BCCI wants to release Rajat Patidar from India squad

If Rahul regains his fitness on time then the team management doesn't see any point in holding Rajat Patidar in the squad for the India vs England 5th Test.

India's Rajat Patidar plays a shot(ANI )
Updated on Feb 28, 2024 03:25 PM IST

Yashasvi storms towards top 10 in Test ranking, Dhurv Jurel's biggest leap

Another decent performance in the fifth and final Test in Dharamsala would see Jaiswal break into the Top 10 in only his 9th match.

India's Yashasvi Jaiswal(REUTERS)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 02:45 PM IST

Smriti Mandhana's freakish Virat Kohli portrait with 'crown' twist puzzles host

Smriti Mandhana attempted a rather bizarre-looking portrait of Virat Kohli during a fun segment with RCB.

Smriti Mandhana (R) poses with her portrait of Virat Kohli alongside Danish Sait(YouTube)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 04:09 PM IST

KL Rahul flies to London, unlikely for 5th Test; Jasprit Bumrah ready but...

India vs England: KL Rahul and Jasprit Bumrah's availability continues to be the biggest topic of discussion before the 5th Test in Dharamsala.

India's Jasprit Bumrah celebrates with KL Rahul(REUTERS)
Updated on Feb 28, 2024 05:01 PM IST

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Movie Review: An Iranian woman and her daughter flee abuse in moving indie ‘Shayda’

Published on Feb 29, 2024 02:50 AM IST

Movie Review: An Iranian woman and her daughter flee abuse in moving indie ‘Shayda’

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Humorously morose comedian Richard Lewis, who recently starred on 'Curb Your Enthusiasm,' dies at 76

Humorously morose comedian Richard Lewis, who recently starred on 'Curb Your Enthusiasm,' dies at 76

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Published on Feb 29, 2024 02:42 AM IST
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Siddhant Chaturvedi: I don't keep personal expectations from the film industry

Actor Sidhhant Chaturvedi says while he keeps no personal expectations from industry peers, they support him when it comes to his work.

Siddhant Chaturvedi
Published on Feb 29, 2024 12:52 AM IST
ByRishabh Suri

EXCLUSIVE| Yami Gautam-Aditya Dhar: On top of the world with our two good news

Over the moon with their pregnancy and their film Article 370 doing well, actor Yami Gautam Dhar and filmmaker Aditya Dhar pose for HT City.

Yami and Aditya posing for HT City at their Mumbai house.(Sneh Zala)
Published on Feb 29, 2024 12:31 AM IST
ByRishabh Suri

Taylor Swift blows a kiss to Sydney; Here's how the Eras Tour stop welcomed her

Taylor Swift bids the Sydney Eras Tour stop a heartwarming farewell.

New South Wales extended Taylor Swift a warm welcome before her Eras Tour stint commenced at Accor Stadium on February 23, 2024. (Instagram, Destination NSW)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 12:01 AM IST

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4 awe-evoking pics of the mighty Himalayas taken from space

Published on Feb 29, 2024 12:30 AM IST

From astronauts to space agencies, these pictures of the Himalayas capture the grandeur of this mountain range in Asia.

A picture of snow-covered Himalayas taken by a crew member aboard the ISS. (Instagram/@nasa)
ByTrisha Sengupta

Temjen Imna Along shares video of Indore’s dancing cop, says this

Nagaland Minister Temjen Imna Along shared a video of Indore’s dancing cop with a caption that will leave you with thoughts.

Indore traffic cop managing traffic while dancing. (X/@AlongImna)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 11:12 PM IST

Man tries to rob a UK post office using a metal spoon. Watch

A video of a man trying to rob a post office in the United Kingdom using a metal spoon was shared Nottinghamshire Police on X.

Man in red circle trying to rob UK post office with the help of a spoon. (X/@nottspolice)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 09:58 PM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

Kate Middleton disappearance conspiracy sparks crazy Internet theories

Where is the Princess of Wales? The internet seems to have an idea (or one too many).

Britain's Kate Middleton has allegedly gone 'missing'. Internet finds answers by memeing the situation. (Reuters)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 09:45 PM IST

Bill Gates sips tea made by Dolly Chaiwalla, says ‘looking forward to many…’

In the video shared by Bill Gates on Instagram, the tea seller who is famously known as Dolly Chaiwalla makes a cup of tea for the Microsoft co-founder.

Bill Gates with the tea seller Dolly Chaiwalla. (Instagram/@thisisbillgates)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 08:51 PM IST
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Strict action if ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans found true: Siddaramaiah

Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:48 AM IST

When Congress workers were celebrating the victory of Syed Naseer Hussain in the Rajya Sabha polls, some people allegedly shouted “Pakistan zindabad’’ slogans

Leader of the Opposition in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly R Ashoka and supporters protest against alleged "Pakistan Zindabad" slogans in Vidhan Soudha, in Bengaluru on Wednesday. (ANI)
ByNaheed Ataulla

Two killed after being run over by train in Jharkhand's Jamtara: Officials

At least two people died after being run-over by train between Vidyasagar and Kasitar railway stations in Jamtara district of Jharkhand on Wednesday

People stand near a railway track where at least two persons were run over and killed by a train near Kaljharia area, in Jamtara district on Feb. 28.(PTI)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:46 AM IST
ByPraduman Choubey, Dhanbad

Himachal Pradesh crisis: Former minister, ex-chairman of ST panel among rebels

The result has highlighted the discontent within the Congress, something that party insiders say has been brewing for months

Security personnel outside the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly, in Shimla, on Wednesday.(PTI)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:42 AM IST

‘Criminal justice system can be punishment in self’: SC acquits man after 30 yrs

Supreme Court clears man charged with abetting wife's suicide after 30 years, citing lack of evidence.

When a person is accused of aiding and abetting suicide, the court should seek “cogent and convincing proof” of the act of inciting the suicide, and the offending action should occur close to the time of the incident, the top court held. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:31 AM IST

Karnataka: Monkey fever claims 1 more life, toll reaches 3 in 10 days

A 43-year-old agricultural labourer in Chikkamagaluru succumbed to KFD, regionally known as monkey fever, on Wednesday morning

The state health department said, it has exhausted the stock for KFD vaccines. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Feb 29, 2024 04:31 AM IST

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Horoscope Today: Astrological prediction for February 29, 2024

Published on Feb 29, 2024 01:00 AM IST

Daily horoscope: Are the stars lined up in your favour? Find out the astrological prediction for Aries, Leo, and other zodiac signs for February 29, 2024.

All zodiac signs have their own characteristics and traits which define someone’s personality.(Pixabay)
ByDr Prem Kumar Sharma, , Delhi

HT City Delhi Junction: Catch It Live on February 29

The day of February 29 promises to offer loads if you wish to explore Delhi’s culture. Check it out here!

Catch It Live on February 29
Published on Feb 28, 2024 11:30 PM IST

Happy Leap Day 2024: Wishes, images, quotes, SMS, greetings to share on Feb 29

Happy Leap Day 2024: Check out these wishes, images, quotes, SMS, WhatsApp and Facebook status, and more to mark February 29.

Happy Leap Day 2024 wishes, images, quotes, SMS, greetings, WhatsApp and Facebook status to share with friends on February 29. (HT Photo)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 08:30 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Red flags in relationship: Recognising C-PTSD and narcissistic abuse

Narcissistic abuse in relationships is a major red flag. Here's what it feels like.

When we are in a relationship with narcissistic abuse, it can have a toll on our emotional health. (Unsplash)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 08:05 PM IST
By, Delhi

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CBSE Board Exam 2024 Live: Class 12 Chemistry paper balanced, within syllabus

Updated on Feb 27, 2024 05:41 PM IST

CBSE Bord Exam 2024 Live Updates: The Class 12 Chemistry paper of the CBSE board exam 2024 ended at 1:30 pm. Check analysis here.

live CBSE Board Exam 2024 Live Updates: Class 12 Chemistry paper analysis review (Vipin Kumar/HT photo)

Bihar Sakshamta Pariksha 2024 Live: BSEB Teacher Competency Shift 2 exam ends

Bihar Sakshamta Pariksha 2024 Live Updates: The exam will be held till March 6 at 52 computer centres located in nine districts of the state.

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Updated on Feb 27, 2024 06:54 PM IST

CUET UG 2024 Registration Live Updates: Application forms soon, direct link here

CUET UG 2024 registration Live Updates: NTA CUET-UG application forms releasing shortly on cuet.samarth.ac.in.

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Updated on Feb 26, 2024 08:07 PM IST

KTET October Result 2023: Kerala TET results out, link here

KTET October Result 2023 is out. The direct link to check results is given here.

KTET October Result 2023: Kerala TET results out, link here
Published on Feb 28, 2024 08:17 PM IST

SIMCO Recruitment 2024: Application process ends tomorrow for 48 posts

SIMCO has invited applications for Salesman and other posts. Eligible candidates can apply till tomorrow, February 29, 2024.

SIMCO Recruitment 2024: Application process ends tomorrow for 48 posts (Shutterstock/ Representative photo)
Published on Feb 28, 2024 07:57 PM IST
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