[Top News]

Two suspected cases of AY.4.2 Covid variant: Karnataka health minister

Sudhakar said that the samples from these two individuals have been sent for genome sequencing. “Right now there are two suspected cases (of AY.4.2) and to confirm this, have sent it for genome sequencing,” Sudhakar said on Tuesday.
Karnataka’s minister for health, family welfare and medical education Dr K Sudhakar on Tuesday said that there were at least two suspected cases of AY.4.2 variant of Covid-19 in the state. (ANI)
Karnataka’s minister for health, family welfare and medical education Dr K Sudhakar on Tuesday said that there were at least two suspected cases of AY.4.2 variant of Covid-19 in the state. (ANI)
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 12:36 AM IST
Copy Link
By HT Correspondent, Bengaluru

FDA advisers back Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 5 to 11

  • While children are at lower risk of severe Covid-19 than older people, ultimately many panelists decided it's important to give parents the choice to protect their youngsters
The dose for young children is just one-third of the Pfizer shot already recommended for everyone 12 and older.(REUTERS)
The dose for young children is just one-third of the Pfizer shot already recommended for everyone 12 and older.(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 27, 2021 02:01 AM IST
Copy Link
AP | , Washington

No WHO approval for Covaxin yet as panel wants more details

  • WHO said it expects the clarifications to come in by the end of this week and it will meet again on November 3 to discuss the approval, technically known as an emergency use listing.
The grant of EUL will also make the vaccine eligible for distribution to low and middle income countries under the COVAX facility. (REUTERS)
The grant of EUL will also make the vaccine eligible for distribution to low and middle income countries under the COVAX facility. (REUTERS)
Published on Oct 27, 2021 12:41 AM IST
Copy Link
By Rhythma Kaul, New Delhi

5 dead in cracker shop fire in Tamil Nadu’s Kallakurichi, 10 injured

Authorities in Tamil Nadu’s Kallakurichi district are yet to ascertain how the fire in the cracker shop, which has led to 5 deaths, started.
The explosion of crackers in the shop in Tamil Nadu’s Kallakurichi district led to panic in Sankarapuram town. (Videgrab/)
The explosion of crackers in the shop in Tamil Nadu’s Kallakurichi district led to panic in Sankarapuram town. (Videgrab/)
Published on Oct 27, 2021 12:43 AM IST
Copy Link
By HT Correspondent

Delhi govt will include Ayodhya in free pilgrimage scheme: Arvind Kejriwal

The Delhi government has the Chief Minister’s Teerth Yatra Yojana (chief minister’s pilgrimage scheme), under which city residents can travel to pilgrimage sites free of cost.
Arvind Kejriwal
Arvind Kejriwal
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 12:27 AM IST
Copy Link
By Pawan Dixit, Lucknow

Pramod Sawant hits mute on Satya Pal Malik charge; BJP disses ex-Goa guv Malik

The Goa BJP fronted chief minister Pramod Sawant’s defence over Meghalaya governor Satya Pal Malik’s remarks on corruption in his regime, saying the governor’s criticism of “his own government” was completely wrong.
Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant, who was widely seen to lead the BJP’s campaign to return to power in next year’s assembly elections, has not spoken on the charges levelled by Meghalaya governor Satya Pal Malik, who was Goa governor for less than a year in 2019-2020. (ANI)
Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant, who was widely seen to lead the BJP’s campaign to return to power in next year’s assembly elections, has not spoken on the charges levelled by Meghalaya governor Satya Pal Malik, who was Goa governor for less than a year in 2019-2020. (ANI)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 11:22 PM IST
Copy Link
By Gerard de Souza

Chill in the air: Capital to see temperatures below 13 degree Celsius from Nov 1

The Met department’s senior scientist RK Jenamani said by November 2 and 3, the national capital is expected to witness cloudy weather while Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh will have more snowfall and rain.
On Monday, the Safdarjung observatory recorded a maximum temperature of 28.4 degree Celsius – three degrees below normal. (Amal KS / HT Photo)
On Monday, the Safdarjung observatory recorded a maximum temperature of 28.4 degree Celsius – three degrees below normal. (Amal KS / HT Photo)
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 12:14 AM IST
Copy Link
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

After India's loss to Pakistan, Ganguly talks about the extra bowler issue

  • BCCI president and former India skipper Ganguly urged Virat Kohli’s team to forget the 10-wicket loss on Sunday and bounce back in the T20 World Cup.
BCCI president and former India captain Sourav Ganguly to stand with Team India after their 10-wicket loss against Pakistan. (Getty)
BCCI president and former India captain Sourav Ganguly to stand with Team India after their 10-wicket loss against Pakistan. (Getty)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 10:58 PM IST
Copy Link
By Rasesh Mandani, Dubai

[Don't Miss]

Sonu reveals bizarre request he got from fan during show, leaves Kapil in splits

  • The Kapil Sharma Show: A new uncensored episode from last week’s episode showed Sonu Nigam imitating a woman who made a strange request during one of his live performances.
Sonu Nigam on The Kapil Sharma Show.
Sonu Nigam on The Kapil Sharma Show.
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 09:56 PM IST
Copy Link

Aishwarya wraps arm around Aaradhya as they join Abhishek to pose with fan

An unseen picture of Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya posing with a fan has surfaced online. The picture seems to have been clicked in Dubai.
Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya pose with a fan. 
Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya pose with a fan. 
Published on Oct 26, 2021 08:17 PM IST
Copy Link

VVS Laxman lists '3 important lessons' India would take from defeat to Pakistan

  • Laxman pointed out three important takeaways for India following their defeat to Pakistan in the T20 World Cup on Sunday.
VVS Laxman has made some valid points. (Getty/BCCI)
VVS Laxman has made some valid points. (Getty/BCCI)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 08:44 PM IST
Copy Link
By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Vidya Balan blends contemporary and traditional in a handwoven black saree

  • On Tuesday, the fashion stylist brand Who Wore What When shared a glimpse of Vidya’s recent fashion photoshoot, and since then fashion lovers have been scurrying to take notes on how to look this stunning in a saree.
Vidya Balan blends contemporary and traditional in a handwoven black saree(Instagram/@who_wore_what_when)
Vidya Balan blends contemporary and traditional in a handwoven black saree(Instagram/@who_wore_what_when)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 06:00 PM IST
Copy Link
By Tapatrisha Das, Delhi

Dravid applies for India head coach post, Laxman likely to take over at NCA

  • Former India captain Rahul Dravid on Tuesday applied for the position of head coach of the Men in Blue senior team, while VVS Laxman has shown interest for the post of NCA chief.
Are we looking at the next India head coach and NCA chief?(Getty Images)
Are we looking at the next India head coach and NCA chief?(Getty Images)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 07:12 PM IST
Copy Link
PTI | , New Delhi

[T20 World Cup 2021]

PAK vs NZ H/L: Asif Ali-Malik late blitz, Rauf take Pakistan to 5-wicket win

  • PAK vs NZ Highlights, T20 World Cup: Pakistan beat New Zealand by 5 wickets in their T20 World Cup game in Sharjah. A late blitz from Asif Ali and Shoaib Malik helped PAK chase 135 in 18.4 overs. Earlier, Haris Rauf had bagged 4 wickets. Follow PAK vs NZ highlights and updates on the live blog.
PAK vs NZ Live Score T20 World Cup 2021.(AP)
PAK vs NZ Live Score T20 World Cup 2021.(AP)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 11:21 PM IST
Copy Link
By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Haris Rauf takes four-for as Pakistan beat New Zealand by five wickets

  • New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson’s run out in the 14th over and another superb bowling show see Babar Azam’s side close in on a semifinal spot.
Pakistan pacer Haris Rauf registered his best-ever T20 bowling figures. (Getty)
Pakistan pacer Haris Rauf registered his best-ever T20 bowling figures. (Getty)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 11:41 PM IST
Copy Link
By Shantanu Srivastava, New Delhi

T20 WC: South Africa win despite de Kock blow, Windies slump to second loss

  • South Africa registered their first win of the 2021 edition of the T20 World Cup, defeating West Indies by 8 wickets.
South Africa managed to restrict West Indies to 143-8 and rode on Aiden Markram's blistering half-century to chase down the target with 10 balls to spare.(AP)
South Africa managed to restrict West Indies to 143-8 and rode on Aiden Markram's blistering half-century to chase down the target with 10 balls to spare.(AP)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 08:09 PM IST
Copy Link
Reuters |

SA vs WI highlights: South Africa beat West Indies by 8 wickets for first win

  • South Africa vs West Indies T20 World Cup 2021 Live Cricket Score: Live updates and latest scores of South Africa vs West Indies, T20 World Cup match in Dubai. Follow SA vs WI live
SA vs WI T20 World Cup 2021 Live Cricket Score(AP)
SA vs WI T20 World Cup 2021 Live Cricket Score(AP)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 07:01 PM IST
Copy Link

Quinton de Kock makes himself unavailable for selection, speculations rise

  • South Africa captain Temba Bavuma at the toss said de Kock has made himself unavailable due to personal reasons. Attacking opener Reeza Handricks replaced the left-handed de Kock in South Africa's XI.
South Africa's Quinton de Kock(REUTERS)
South Africa's Quinton de Kock(REUTERS)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 05:43 PM IST
Copy Link
HT INSIGHT

[Entertainment ]

Went to audition for Antim with a lot of apprehension: Mahima Makwana

The actor, who is eagerly awaiting the release of her Bollywood debut, says that she didn’t imagine being launched by Salman Khan even when she shared the stage with him on Bigg Boss 13
Mahima Makwana says that Antim is her ‘dream debut’
Mahima Makwana says that Antim is her ‘dream debut’
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:53 PM IST
Copy Link
By Titas Chowdhury

I’ve always looked up to Rajinikanth sir: Manoj Bajpayee

Manoj Bajpayee talks about winning his third National Award; adds that each time he goes up on the stage to accept the honour, memories about his first win for Satya come back rushing
Manoj Bajpayee and Rajinikanth pose for photographers during the 67th National Film Awards presentation ceremony, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)
Manoj Bajpayee and Rajinikanth pose for photographers during the 67th National Film Awards presentation ceremony, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:48 PM IST
Copy Link
By Titas Chowdhury

Rohit Shetty threatens to chop Ranveer Singh's role in Sooryavanshi, here's why

Ranveer Singh has a cameo in Rohit Shetty's Sooryavanshi. Rohit joked about cutting Ranveer's role in the film after the actor refused to help him with an answer to a question on The Big Picture. 
Ranveer Singh will be joined by Rohit Shetty in an upcoming episode of The Big Picture. 
Ranveer Singh will be joined by Rohit Shetty in an upcoming episode of The Big Picture. 
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 10:28 PM IST
Copy Link

Aamir takes off mask to reveal white beard, smiles as paparazzi compliment him

  • Aamir Khan, who will be seen next in Laal Singh Chaddha, debuted his new look on Tuesday. He was seen with a buzz cut and a white beard.
Aamir Khan will be seen next in Laal Singh Chaddha.(Varinder Chawla. )
Aamir Khan will be seen next in Laal Singh Chaddha.(Varinder Chawla. )
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:15 PM IST
Copy Link

It’s a lovely bouquet of work I am getting: Kranti Prakash Jha

Actor Kranti Prakash Jha is content with the array of roles he is getting to do
Actor Kranti Prakash Jha is currently shooting for an OTT series in Lucknow. (Sourced)
Actor Kranti Prakash Jha is currently shooting for an OTT series in Lucknow. (Sourced)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:13 PM IST
Copy Link
By Deep Saxena
Photos VIEW ALL

[Lifestyle]

Relive Satyajit Ray’s Shatranj Ke Khilari at this exhibition in Delhi

Marking the birth centenary of auteur Satyajit Ray, an exhibition in Delhi is for the first time showcasing costumes, sketches and jewellery worn by the star cast in the 1977 film Shatranj Ke Khilari. These memorabilia were preserved for over 40 years at the Delhi home of film’s producer.
Shatranj Ke Khilari was filmmaker Satyajit Ray’s first non-Bengali Hindi feature film.
Shatranj Ke Khilari was filmmaker Satyajit Ray’s first non-Bengali Hindi feature film.
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:43 PM IST
Copy Link
By Siddhi Jain

An artist’s exploration of the duality of life

Artist Revati Sharma Singh brings into focus the duality between hunger and abundance through her artworks. Her works, exhibited as part of an online exhibition, were recently displayed at London’s Start Art Fair 2021.
Artist Revati Sharma Singh has worked with various mediums, to execute her artistic vision about the two co-existing truths of life — everything and nothing.
Artist Revati Sharma Singh has worked with various mediums, to execute her artistic vision about the two co-existing truths of life — everything and nothing.
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 09:30 PM IST
Copy Link
By Siddhi Jain

Singapore to open travel lanes with Australia, Switzerland to revive economy

  • Fully-vaccinated travellers from the two countries will be able to enter Singapore freely after taking Covid-19 polymerase chain reaction tests, the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore said Tuesday.
Singapore will allow people arriving from Australia and Switzerland to enter without having to quarantine from November 8, as the Southeast Asian nation takes another step in reopening borders and reviving its economy and status as an aviation hub.(Unsplash)
Singapore will allow people arriving from Australia and Switzerland to enter without having to quarantine from November 8, as the Southeast Asian nation takes another step in reopening borders and reviving its economy and status as an aviation hub.(Unsplash)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:25 PM IST
Copy Link
Bloomberg |

Cuba to welcome tourists from November and ease entry requirements

  • As November 15, Cuba will only require visitors to carry proof of vaccination or a recent PCR to enter the country, replacing what were previously among the strictest protocols in the Caribbean, involving a quarantine period and multiple PCR tests.
Cuba will open its borders and ease entry requirements next month after vaccinating most of its people with home-grown Covid-19 drugs, allowing it to welcome back overseas visitors and giving a shot in the arm to its ailing tourist industry.(Unsplash)
Cuba will open its borders and ease entry requirements next month after vaccinating most of its people with home-grown Covid-19 drugs, allowing it to welcome back overseas visitors and giving a shot in the arm to its ailing tourist industry.(Unsplash)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:14 PM IST
Copy Link
Reuters |

[Trending]

Man showered with offers after posting quirky job application video

The video features a man named Jay Beech.
The video has now gone all kinds of viral.(LinkedIn/@Jay Beech)
The video has now gone all kinds of viral.(LinkedIn/@Jay Beech)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 07:05 PM IST
Copy Link
By Tanima Ray

Munni from Bajrangi Bhaijaan lip-syncs to song from Salman Khan’s Veer. Watch

“Haule se salaam aaya…,” Harshaali Malhotra wrote a line from the song as the caption of the video.
The image shows Munni aka Harshaali Malhotra from Bajrangi Bhaijaan.(Instagram/@harshaalimalhotra_03)
The image shows Munni aka Harshaali Malhotra from Bajrangi Bhaijaan.(Instagram/@harshaalimalhotra_03)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 04:26 PM IST
Copy Link
By Trisha Sengupta

Shriram Nene shares about the time he and Madhuri Dixit met Apple CEO Tim Cook

Shriram Nene took to Instagram to share the picture of him with Madhuri Dixit and Tim Cook.
The image shows Shriram Nene and Madhuri Dixit with Tim Cook.(Instagram/@drneneofficial)
The image shows Shriram Nene and Madhuri Dixit with Tim Cook.(Instagram/@drneneofficial)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 02:51 PM IST
Copy Link
By Trisha Sengupta

Man showered with offers after posting quirky job application video

The job application video features a man named Jay Beech.
Man posts quirky job application video(LinkedIn/@JayBeech)
Man posts quirky job application video(LinkedIn/@JayBeech)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 02:15 PM IST
Copy Link
By Tanima Ray

Sania Mirza shares sweet picture with son Izhaan. Sonu Sood hearts post

“My little,” Sania Mirza wrote while sharing the image with Izhaan that was liked by actor Sonu Sood.
Sania Mirza often takes to Instagram to share videos or images with son Izhaan.(Instagram/@mirzasaniar)
Sania Mirza often takes to Instagram to share videos or images with son Izhaan.(Instagram/@mirzasaniar)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 12:32 PM IST
Copy Link
By Trisha Sengupta

[India News]

75% districts in India vulnerable to climate crisis, face risk of floods: Report

The study estimates that over 75% of the Indian districts, including 95% of coastal ones, are extreme event hotspots.
Around 45% of these districts have undergone unsustainable landscape and infrastructure changes, a reason for increase in climate vulnerability of these districts. (PTI)
Around 45% of these districts have undergone unsustainable landscape and infrastructure changes, a reason for increase in climate vulnerability of these districts. (PTI)
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 03:52 AM IST
Copy Link
By Chetan Chauhan, New Delhi

India lost $87 billion to climate disasters in 2020: Report

India’s loss was second to China, which lost $238 billion in 2020, the UN weather agency said in its State of the Climate in Asia report
A house damaged due to Cyclone Amphan, at Kakdwip in the Sunderbans, West Bengal, on May 22, 2020. ht file photo
A house damaged due to Cyclone Amphan, at Kakdwip in the Sunderbans, West Bengal, on May 22, 2020. ht file photo
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 03:39 AM IST
Copy Link
By Jayashree Nandi, New Delhi

IISER professor Rajesh Gokhale is new DBT secretary 

  • Dr Renu Swarup, who was originally secretary, department of biotechnology, has also been holding the additional charge of secretary, department of science and technology, since September.
Dr Rajesh S Gokhale is the new department of biotechnology secretary of government.(REUTERS)
Dr Rajesh S Gokhale is the new department of biotechnology secretary of government.(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 27, 2021 03:33 AM IST
Copy Link
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi

Analysis on for use of Covaxin in kids: Govt

  • This is the first time the drugs controller general of India (DCGI), VG Somani, has taken this long to grant an approval following the SEC’s decision
On October 12, the expert group looking into vaccine approvals gave its clearance for the use of Covaxin in the 2-18 age group. (File photo)
On October 12, the expert group looking into vaccine approvals gave its clearance for the use of Covaxin in the 2-18 age group. (File photo)
Published on Oct 27, 2021 03:20 AM IST
Copy Link
By Rhythma Kaul, New Delhi

[World News]

FDA advisers back Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 5 to 11

  • While children are at lower risk of severe Covid-19 than older people, ultimately many panelists decided it's important to give parents the choice to protect their youngsters
The dose for young children is just one-third of the Pfizer shot already recommended for everyone 12 and older.(REUTERS)
The dose for young children is just one-third of the Pfizer shot already recommended for everyone 12 and older.(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 27, 2021 02:01 AM IST
Copy Link
AP | , Washington

US senators urge Joe Biden admin to exempt India from CAATSA curbs

A bipartisan pair of US senators urged the Joe Biden administration to waive possible CAATSA curbs against India for its proposed purchase of Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile defence systems.
A S-400 ‘Triumph’ surface-to-air missile system after its deployment at a military base outside the town of Gvardeysk near Kaliningrad, Russia. A bipartisan pair of US senators urged the Joe Biden administration to waive possible CAATSA curbs against India for its proposed purchase of Russian S-400 systems. (REUTERS)
A S-400 ‘Triumph’ surface-to-air missile system after its deployment at a military base outside the town of Gvardeysk near Kaliningrad, Russia. A bipartisan pair of US senators urged the Joe Biden administration to waive possible CAATSA curbs against India for its proposed purchase of Russian S-400 systems. (REUTERS)
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 12:57 AM IST
Copy Link
By Yashwant Raj I Edited by Amit Chanda

FIFA urges international community to help in getting Afghan athletes new home

  • More than 150 members of Afghanistan's sports community -- including 50 female footballers -- and their families were evacuated this month with the help of Qatar, in coordination with the global football body.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino.(REUTERS)
FIFA president Gianni Infantino.(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 11:29 PM IST
Copy Link
AFP | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Indo-Canadian Anita Anand appointed Canada’s defence minister

Anita Anand has been promoted to the critical defence portfolio after being praised by Justin Trudeau for her success in procuring Covid-19 vaccines for the country.
Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (let) and governor-general Mary May Simon (right) defence minister Anita Anand during the cabinet's swearing-in ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Ontario. (REUTERS)
Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (let) and governor-general Mary May Simon (right) defence minister Anita Anand during the cabinet's swearing-in ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Ontario. (REUTERS)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 11:20 PM IST
Copy Link
By Anirudh Bhattacharyya I Edited by Amit Chanda

[Sports]

Scottish soccer coaching great Walter Smith dies at 73

  • Walter Smith, the Scottish soccer coach who won 21 trophies over two spells with Rangers and restored respectability to his national team in a brief stint in charge, has died. He was 73.
Walter Smith remains a huge name in the coaching circuit. (Getty)
Walter Smith remains a huge name in the coaching circuit. (Getty)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 06:47 PM IST
Copy Link
AP |

Rohit, Akash off to flying starts at the 2021 AIBA Men’s World Boxing

  • Akash extended the winning momentum for India and produced an equally dominating show against Adem Fukran of Turkey in the 67kg bout.
Akash Sangwan (in blue)
Akash Sangwan (in blue)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 12:29 PM IST
Copy Link

Murray beats Hurkacz in Vienna, first top-10 win in 14 months

  • Murray missed a match point on Hurkacz's serve in the second-set tiebreaker but the former No. 1 rallied from a break down in the final set to wrap up the win after more than 2 hours, 40 minutes.
Andy Murray(AP)
Andy Murray(AP)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 07:57 AM IST
Copy Link
AP |

Bayern star Joshua Kimmich at center of Covid vaccine debate

  • Kimmich, tipped as a future Germany captain for his leadership qualities, confirmed over the weekend that he is yet to be vaccinated against Covid-19 because of his own concerns about “a lack of long-term studies” into the effects of the vaccines.
Bayern Munich's Joshua Kimmich(REUTERS)
Bayern Munich's Joshua Kimmich(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 07:48 AM IST
Copy Link
AP |

[Business]

Govt to set up a non-profit company to facilitate equitable e-commerce growth

SBI, PNB, NSE, BSE, NABARD, SIDBI, NPCI, NSDL and CDSL have evinced interest for equity participation in an indigenously-developed online network.
Union minister of commerce and industry Piyush Goyal chaired a meeting on Monday regarding Open Network for Digital Commerce, (ONDC) that will check the dominance of e-commerce giants such as Amazon and Flipkart (ANI)
Union minister of commerce and industry Piyush Goyal chaired a meeting on Monday regarding Open Network for Digital Commerce, (ONDC) that will check the dominance of e-commerce giants such as Amazon and Flipkart (ANI)
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 02:06 AM IST
Copy Link
By Rajeev Jayaswal

Income Tax department raids Punjab-based business groups

Unaccounted income amounting to 150 crore and 40 crore, respectively, was detected, a statement from the Ministry of Finance read.
Income Tax department (File Photo)
Income Tax department (File Photo)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 06:38 PM IST
Copy Link
By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Banks sanctioned 11,168 cr under credit outreach initiative: Sitharaman

Under this programme, banks have been holding special camps across various parts of the country to sanction loans to eligible borrowers as per the prudential norms.
As per the data shared by the Finance Ministry, as much as <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>6,268 crore business loans were sanctioned to about 1 lakh beneficiaries, while vehicle loans worth <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>448 crore were sanctioned to 5,058 borrowers.(Reuters)
As per the data shared by the Finance Ministry, as much as 6,268 crore business loans were sanctioned to about 1 lakh beneficiaries, while vehicle loans worth 448 crore were sanctioned to 5,058 borrowers.(Reuters)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 06:20 PM IST
Copy Link
PTI | , New Delhi

HC restrains Invesco from requisitioning EGM to remove Zee CEO

  • The high court reserved its order on the issue last week after ZEEL informed the court that it did not want to hold an EGM of shareholders as requested by Invesco.
The submission was in response to a suggestion made by the Bombay HC earlier whereby Justice Patel asked ZEEL if it was willing to hold such a meeting.(HT File)
The submission was in response to a suggestion made by the Bombay HC earlier whereby Justice Patel asked ZEEL if it was willing to hold such a meeting.(HT File)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 06:06 PM IST
Copy Link
Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

[Education]

SSC CHSL admit card released for skill test, direct link here

  • SSC CHSL admit card released for skill test check direct link here
SSC CHSL admit card released at ssc-cr.org, direct link here(ssc.nic.in)
SSC CHSL admit card released at ssc-cr.org, direct link here(ssc.nic.in)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:59 PM IST
Copy Link

DDMA panel recommends reopening of Delhi schools for classes 6 to 8 

DDMA panel recommends reopening schools for classes 6 to 8 in Delhi
A DDMA constituted panel has recommended reopening Delhi schools for classes 6 to 8 with 50% student strength.(File Photo)
A DDMA constituted panel has recommended reopening Delhi schools for classes 6 to 8 with 50% student strength.(File Photo)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:47 PM IST
Copy Link
PTI |

UPHESC assistant professor admit card 2021 released at uphesc2021.co.in

  • UPHESC assistant professor admit card 2021: Uttar Pradesh Higher Education Service Commission (UPHESC) released the admit card of the recruitment examination for the post of assistant professor.
UPHESC assistant professor admit card 2021: Candidates can download their admit card from the official website of UPHESC at uphesc2021.co.in.( uphesc2021.co.in)
UPHESC assistant professor admit card 2021: Candidates can download their admit card from the official website of UPHESC at uphesc2021.co.in.( uphesc2021.co.in)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:16 PM IST
Copy Link

Assam DEE recruitment 2021: Apply for 9354 teaching vacancies till  Dec 31

  • Assam DEE recruitment 2021: Last date to apply for 9354 teaching vacancies is Dec 31.
Assam DEE recruitment 2021: Apply for 9354 teaching vacancies till Oct 27
Assam DEE recruitment 2021: Apply for 9354 teaching vacancies till Oct 27
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:05 PM IST
Copy Link

[CITY NEWS]

[TV]

Went to audition for Antim with a lot of apprehension: Mahima Makwana

The actor, who is eagerly awaiting the release of her Bollywood debut, says that she didn’t imagine being launched by Salman Khan even when she shared the stage with him on Bigg Boss 13
Mahima Makwana says that Antim is her ‘dream debut’
Mahima Makwana says that Antim is her ‘dream debut’
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:53 PM IST
Copy Link
By Titas Chowdhury

I’ve always looked up to Rajinikanth sir: Manoj Bajpayee

Manoj Bajpayee talks about winning his third National Award; adds that each time he goes up on the stage to accept the honour, memories about his first win for Satya come back rushing
Manoj Bajpayee and Rajinikanth pose for photographers during the 67th National Film Awards presentation ceremony, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)
Manoj Bajpayee and Rajinikanth pose for photographers during the 67th National Film Awards presentation ceremony, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:48 PM IST
Copy Link
By Titas Chowdhury

Aamir takes off mask to reveal white beard, smiles as paparazzi compliment him

  • Aamir Khan, who will be seen next in Laal Singh Chaddha, debuted his new look on Tuesday. He was seen with a buzz cut and a white beard.
Aamir Khan will be seen next in Laal Singh Chaddha.(Varinder Chawla. )
Aamir Khan will be seen next in Laal Singh Chaddha.(Varinder Chawla. )
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:15 PM IST
Copy Link

It’s a lovely bouquet of work I am getting: Kranti Prakash Jha

Actor Kranti Prakash Jha is content with the array of roles he is getting to do
Actor Kranti Prakash Jha is currently shooting for an OTT series in Lucknow. (Sourced)
Actor Kranti Prakash Jha is currently shooting for an OTT series in Lucknow. (Sourced)
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:13 PM IST
Copy Link
By Deep Saxena

Sonu reveals bizarre request he got from fan during show, leaves Kapil in splits

  • The Kapil Sharma Show: A new uncensored episode from last week’s episode showed Sonu Nigam imitating a woman who made a strange request during one of his live performances.
Sonu Nigam on The Kapil Sharma Show.
Sonu Nigam on The Kapil Sharma Show.
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 09:56 PM IST
Copy Link

Neha says people on Illegal set behaved ‘weird’ with her after her morphed photo

  • Neha Sharma talked about the morphed photo of her that went viral a few years ago and said that she found out about it during one of her shoots.
Neha Sharma said that she was initially ‘traumatised’ by the morphed photo.
Neha Sharma said that she was initially ‘traumatised’ by the morphed photo.
Published on Oct 26, 2021 09:04 PM IST
Copy Link

Aishwarya wraps arm around Aaradhya as they join Abhishek to pose with fan

An unseen picture of Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya posing with a fan has surfaced online. The picture seems to have been clicked in Dubai.
Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya pose with a fan. 
Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya pose with a fan. 
Published on Oct 26, 2021 08:17 PM IST
Copy Link

Kapil Sharma cracks up as Rajkummar Rao takes a dig at his family planning

  • Hum Do Hamare Do stars Rajkummar Rao and Kriti Sanon will be seen as the special guests in the upcoming episode of The Kapil Sharma Show. Watch the promo here.
Rajkummar Rao cracked Kapil Sharma up with his comment.
Rajkummar Rao cracked Kapil Sharma up with his comment.
Published on Oct 26, 2021 07:51 PM IST
Copy Link

Raveena Tandon’s daughter Rasha says they ‘look like sisters’ in birthday post

Rasha Thadani took to Instagram to share a series of throwback pictures with her mother, Raveena Tandon, and called her ‘role model’.
Rasha Thadani posted throwback pictures with Raveena Tandon.
Rasha Thadani posted throwback pictures with Raveena Tandon.
Published on Oct 26, 2021 06:57 PM IST
Copy Link

BB 15: Devoleena reacts as fan corrects her over emoji she used to slam Vishal

Former Bigg Boss contestant Devoleena Bhattacharjee criticised Vishal Kotian in a tweet but used the wrong emoji. Here is how she reacted when a fan pointed out that the emoji is used when someone finds a person ‘hot’.
Devoleena Bhattacharjee criticised Vishal Kotian.
Devoleena Bhattacharjee criticised Vishal Kotian.
Published on Oct 26, 2021 06:38 PM IST
Copy Link
[

Mint

]

‘World temp set for 2.7°C rise on current emission pledges’

‘World temp set for 2.7°C rise on current emission pledges’
Governments will be in the spotlight at the COP26 conference next week to meet a deadline of this year to commit to more ambitious cut pledges.
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 12:18 AM IST

UK's Queen Elizabeth II won’t attend COP26 climate summit: Buckingham Palace

UK's Queen Elizabeth II won’t attend COP26 climate summit: Buckingham Palace
Queen Elizabeth II
Published on Oct 26, 2021 11:03 PM IST

Cambodia announces phased reopening to fully vaccinated tourists. Details here

Cambodia announces phased reopening to fully vaccinated tourists. Details here
Cambodia is set to welcome vaccinated international tourists towards the end of 2021 as the country seeks to recover from the impact of the Covid-19
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 10:43 PM IST

Pfizer says lower-dose Covid vaccine for small kids could also work for big kids

Pfizer says lower-dose Covid vaccine for small kids could also work for big kids
The proposed pediatric dose is 10 micrograms, or a third of the adult Pfizer dose everyone 12 and older currently receives.
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:23 PM IST

US announces international crackdown on DarkNet opioid trafficking

US announces international crackdown on DarkNet opioid trafficking
An opioid epidemic has claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in the US alone in the past two decades
Published on Oct 26, 2021 10:04 PM IST

[Opinion]

COP26: Towards a meaningful outcome

Advanced countries should adopt net-zero dates earlier than 2050; Developing countries should be allowed to get there later; All countries must commit to multilateral financing
A common net-zero date is not logical. Countries should indicate their enhanced NDCs and emissions-reduction trajectory. IPCC can then compute the implications for the world of the combined trajectories (Shutterstock)
A common net-zero date is not logical. Countries should indicate their enhanced NDCs and emissions-reduction trajectory. IPCC can then compute the implications for the world of the combined trajectories (Shutterstock)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 09:19 PM IST
Copy Link
By Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Utkarsh Patel

Why the State needs to imagine forests differently

The thrust of the proposed changes in the Act is on forest diversion, failing to look at forests as places with the Right of Way and actually worth conserving
Railways are not under the Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) regime, and highways are often presented as broken up or disconnected projects to escape EIAs (Shutterstock)
Railways are not under the Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) regime, and highways are often presented as broken up or disconnected projects to escape EIAs (Shutterstock)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 08:55 PM IST
Copy Link
By Neha Sinha

Decoding the rising Islamist threat in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is known as a moderate Islamic country. There is a strong and committed secular section, but this is dwindling in numbers
The orchestrated communal violence seems to be a deep-rooted conspiracy (AFP)
The orchestrated communal violence seems to be a deep-rooted conspiracy (AFP)
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 08:44 PM IST
Copy Link
By Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty

Climate: What can be done about India’s energy and resource consumption?

Over the years, numerous factors — rapid urbanisation, growing population, economic growth, and rising purchasing power in India — have led to the high consumption of energy and resources in buildings.
Retrofitting the existing buildings with more water and energy-efficient systems, sustainable and innovative technologies, renewables integration, and improving the end-user behaviour can help achieve the saving potentials (Bloomberg (Representative Image))
Retrofitting the existing buildings with more water and energy-efficient systems, sustainable and innovative technologies, renewables integration, and improving the end-user behaviour can help achieve the saving potentials (Bloomberg (Representative Image))
Updated on Oct 26, 2021 08:21 PM IST
Copy Link
By Deepak Singh Rana and Tarishi Kaushik
SHARE
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Wednesday, October 27, 2021