Kanishka Singharia

Kanishka is a journalist at Hindustan Times’ news desk. When not in newsroom, you will find her on streets of Delhi exploring food cafes or capturing world through her lens.

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Explained: What is narco test that Aaftab Poonawala will undergo?

Aaftab Poonawala was produced before the Saket Court through video conference. The Delhi Police had filed an application requesting the court to produce Poonawala virtually due to his security concerns.

Aaftab Poonawala and Shraddha Walkar. (HT Photo)
Aaftab Poonawala and Shraddha Walkar. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 17, 2022 08:09 PM IST

Watch: Indian Army's first woman soldier skydiver Lance Naik Manju

Manju was trained by the skydiving training team of the Indian Army’s Adventure Wing for this heroic jump, informed Army officials, reported ANI.

Screengrab from the video.
Screengrab from the video.
Published on Nov 16, 2022 11:34 PM IST

Rishi Sunak's tweet in Hindi after meeting PM Modi at G20 Summit

Rishi Sunak had also expressed his optimism about a trade deal with India. Sunak's office said Britain was negotiating a trade deal with India, which if agreed would be the first of its kind New Delhi would have made with a European country.

Rishi Sunak said
Rishi Sunak said "committed to" getting a deal with India.
Published on Nov 16, 2022 08:42 PM IST

On CCTV camera, schoolboy bitten by pet dog in Greater Noida housing society

Media reports suggest that the child was going to his school with his mother. Inside the elevator, a man and his pet dog joined them. Later, it shows the dog biting the child's hand.

Screengrab from the video.
Screengrab from the video.
Published on Nov 16, 2022 06:39 PM IST

Anurag Thakur takes dig at Priyanka. Then attacks Rahul over 'tukde-tukde gang'

The Hamirpur MP also exuded confidence that the BJP would return to power in Himachal Pradesh because of the "good work done by the double-engine government in the last five years".

Union minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Thakur. (File Photo: PTI)
Union minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Thakur. (File Photo: PTI)
Updated on Nov 04, 2022 11:03 PM IST

'First Moose Wala, now Sudhir Suri’: BJP leaders slam Bhagwant Man's Punjab govt

The incident reportedly took place outside a temple in the city where the Hindutva right-wing leader was holding a protest over a management dispute when someone from the crowd came and shot Suri.

Sudhir Suri, a Shiv Sena leader, shot dead.
Sudhir Suri, a Shiv Sena leader, shot dead.
Updated on Nov 04, 2022 07:08 PM IST

Pigs lick utensils at a govt-run canteen for poor in Rajasthan, BJP tweets video

The plates reportedly belong to a canteen set up under the government’s Indira Rasoi Yojana, a scheme seeking to provide nutritious food to the needy twice a day at concessional rates.

Pigs seen licking soiled utensils lying outside food centre in Bharatpur run under state govt's 'Indira Rasoi Yojana', organisers
Pigs seen licking soiled utensils lying outside food centre in Bharatpur run under state govt's 'Indira Rasoi Yojana', organisers
Updated on Nov 02, 2022 11:06 PM IST

Morbi tragedy: As the dead keep coming, crematorium, graveyard staff overwhelmed

The cable bridge with sightseers collapsed on Sunday due to a heavy rush of people, only a week after renovations had been completed.

Rescuers on boats search in the Machchu river next to a cable bridge that collapsed on Sunday in Morbi town of western state Gujarat.
Rescuers on boats search in the Machchu river next to a cable bridge that collapsed on Sunday in Morbi town of western state Gujarat.
Updated on Nov 02, 2022 11:03 PM IST

Watch | Stones hurled as men clash during Haryana panchayat polls, EVM damaged

In the video, police personnel can be seen making an attempt to separate the warring groups, but they keep punching and hitting one other with chairs.

Screengrab from the video.
Screengrab from the video.
Published on Nov 02, 2022 06:58 PM IST

For beneficiaries of Delhi’s new EWS flats, it’s a wish they didn’t dare dream

One beneficiary thanked the PM for fulfilling their dream of owning a house after spending their lives in a slum.

People from the economically weaker section pose for photos from the balcony of a newly constructed flat as part of the In-Situ Slum Rehabilitation project, at Kalkaji in New Delhi, Wednesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hand over 3,024 newly constructed flats for the EWS on Wednesday. (PTI)
People from the economically weaker section pose for photos from the balcony of a newly constructed flat as part of the In-Situ Slum Rehabilitation project, at Kalkaji in New Delhi, Wednesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hand over 3,024 newly constructed flats for the EWS on Wednesday. (PTI)
Updated on Nov 02, 2022 05:06 PM IST

Maha man shoots clip on cop's chair, now languishing inside same police station

According to reports, the accused, named Surendra Patil – a builder with a massive social media following, went inside the Manpada police station in connection with another case.

Screengrab from the viral video.
Screengrab from the viral video.
Published on Nov 01, 2022 10:34 PM IST

Cong chief draws a Morbi bridge tragedy link to delayed Gujarat polls: ‘PM can…’

Modi paid a visit to the mishap site earlier in the day and met some of the injured persons at the local hospital that is said to have received a fresh coat of paint in view of the high-profile visit.

Mallikarjun Kharge
Mallikarjun Kharge
Published on Nov 01, 2022 09:10 PM IST

Amit Shah says voter excitement reveals Himachal’s development, hails CM Thakur

“The enthusiasm of mothers, sisters, and youngsters in Himachal's Bhatiyat Vidhan Sabha indicates that the state's residents are determined to vote for the saffron party once more for the state's advancement and development,” Shah said.

Union home minister Amit Shah.
Union home minister Amit Shah.
Updated on Nov 01, 2022 05:22 PM IST

Indore: Two teenagers beaten up, dragged behind van for ‘theft’, cops step in

The boys were accused of stealing cash kept in the businessman's small loading vehicle.

Screengrab from the viral video.
Screengrab from the viral video.
Published on Oct 29, 2022 07:32 PM IST

Kejri, Mann greeted with black flags, Modi chants in Gujarat, AAP boss says this

According to reports, several Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters, who stood at the side of the road between Khudvel and Golvad villages in Chikhli taluka waved black flags when the convoy of the AAP leaders passed by.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann.
Updated on Oct 29, 2022 05:56 PM IST

In Delhi, auto and taxi fares increased over rising CNG prices | Check details

The Aam Aadmi party-led government has approved the hike in auto-rickshaw and taxi fares in view of rising Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) prices in Delhi.

The auto fares were last revised in 2020, while the the same for the taxi was done in 2013.(Raj K Raj / Hindustan Times)
The auto fares were last revised in 2020, while the the same for the taxi was done in 2013.(Raj K Raj / Hindustan Times)
Updated on Oct 28, 2022 09:57 PM IST

'Yai akhiri mulakat hogi’: Ladakh man overwhelmed after meeting Rajnath Singh

"I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for launching development projects for our benefit. We have previously suffered a lot of challenges owing to the same," he said.

Screengrab from the video.(ANI)
Screengrab from the video.(ANI)
Published on Oct 28, 2022 06:53 PM IST

Delhi's IGI airport is now world's 10th busiest airport: Study

Following the two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, the aviation industry experienced a significant decline in passenger and flight traffic. The industry gradually got back to business in 2022.

Passengers arrive in the new, integrated Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport.(Photo: Ajay Aggarwal/ Hindustan Times)
Passengers arrive in the new, integrated Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport.(Photo: Ajay Aggarwal/ Hindustan Times)
Published on Oct 27, 2022 06:17 PM IST

Kejri’s comeback on BJP criticism over ‘Gods on notes’ plea: ‘Should do if...’

During a recent media briefing, Kejriwal had appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to have images of Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi on currency notes.

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference on Wednesday. (ANI)
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference on Wednesday. (ANI)
Published on Oct 27, 2022 04:33 PM IST

'Rashi Sanook': This is how Joe Biden mispronounced new UK PM's name

Biden stumbled during his speech and seemed to mispronounce the new prime minister's name as "Rashi Sunook" as reporters broke down in laughter, while the 79-year-old President continued his address in a rather jolly mood.

US President Joe Biden claps as he hosts a reception to celebrate Diwali.(AFP)
US President Joe Biden claps as he hosts a reception to celebrate Diwali.(AFP)
Published on Oct 25, 2022 11:12 PM IST

Delhi man vandalises Tughlaq Road police post under influence of alcohol, held

The information about the vandalism at the police station and the burning of a motorcycle was received at 7.30am on Sunday.

Representational image.
Representational image.
Published on Oct 25, 2022 10:05 PM IST

Watch: Exotic animals hidden in baggage smuggled from Bangkok, deported

Details about the accused and the destination are yet to be known.

The passenger has been held and the exotic animals deported to Thailand.
The passenger has been held and the exotic animals deported to Thailand.
Published on Oct 25, 2022 07:35 PM IST

‘Mistakes made, will fix them’: Top quotes from Sunak's first address as UK PM

“I will unite our country not with words, but with action. I will work day in and day out to deliver for you”, Sunak said.

Britain's new Prime Minister Rishi Sunak delivers a speech outside Number 10 Downing Street, in London, Britain, October 25, 2022. REUTERS/Hannah McKay(REUTERS)
Britain's new Prime Minister Rishi Sunak delivers a speech outside Number 10 Downing Street, in London, Britain, October 25, 2022. REUTERS/Hannah McKay(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 25, 2022 05:34 PM IST

In farewell speech, Truss calls for continued support to Ukraine against Russia

“We must aid Ukraine in its courageous resistance to Putin's assault. Ukraine must triumph, and we must keep bolstering the defences of our country”, Truss said.

Outgoing British Prime Minister Liz Truss delivers final speech at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday (AP Photo)
Outgoing British Prime Minister Liz Truss delivers final speech at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday (AP Photo)
Published on Oct 25, 2022 05:21 PM IST

CDS, IAF chief celebrate Diwali with soldiers on Pakistan, China borders

CDS Chauhan visited the Rajouri sector on the Line of Control and interacted with troops there.

Top defence brass enjoys Deepawali with troops on Pak, China border.(ANI)
Top defence brass enjoys Deepawali with troops on Pak, China border.(ANI)
Updated on Oct 24, 2022 11:04 PM IST

PM Modi shares 'glimpses' of his Diwali celebrations with soldiers in Kargil

Modi also joined soldiers in singing 'Vande Mataram'. In a video, the prime minister could be seen singing and clapping along with the soldiers as they sang Vande Mataram.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday celebrated Diwali with the soldiers in Kargil and said that the Festival of Lights mean the
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday celebrated Diwali with the soldiers in Kargil and said that the Festival of Lights mean the "festival of end of terror" and that Kargil had made it possible.`(ANI)
Updated on Oct 24, 2022 08:11 PM IST

Grand laser show in Ayodhya to mark Deepotsav celebrations ahead of Diwali

The Deepotsav event is being organised by the department of tourism and culture in collaboration with the district administration, in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to be the chief guest.

The three-day celebrations began on Friday, and will conclude with lighting of over 17 lakh diyas.(AFP)
The three-day celebrations began on Friday, and will conclude with lighting of over 17 lakh diyas.(AFP)
Published on Oct 22, 2022 03:46 PM IST

Delhi cop's daughter hits parking staff with car, case filed, no arrest yet

At around 9.35 pm, the woman drove into the parking attendant as he was giving a customer the keys to a car, leaving him injured.

Representational image.
Representational image.
Published on Oct 22, 2022 02:55 PM IST

Software engineer, on work from home, beaten, gangraped in Jharkhand: Report

After raping her, the accused left her at the spot and fled. They also took away her wallet and mobile phone

A 26-year-old software engineer was allegedly raped by around 10 men in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district.
A 26-year-old software engineer was allegedly raped by around 10 men in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district.
Published on Oct 22, 2022 01:28 PM IST

Watch: Anurag Thakur gets emotional on visit to Sujanpur, his first constituency

Thakur became emotional while speaking to party workers in his Lok Sabha constituency of Sujanpur as he recalled his and his father's interactions with them.

Screengrab from the video.
Screengrab from the video.
Updated on Oct 21, 2022 08:42 PM IST
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