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  • Jun 02, 2022 11:00 PM IST

    Will make masks mandatory if Covid cases continue to rise, says Maha deputy CM Ajit Pawar

    If COVID cases continue to rise in Maharashtra, the state govt will take a decision to make masks mandatory. Govt is keeping an eye. Discussions have been held with CM Uddhav Thackeray regarding the COVID cases in the state, says Maharashtra deputy CM Ajit Pawar

  • Jun 02, 2022 10:56 PM IST

    RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Ukraine war: ‘Had India been adequately powerful…’

    Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday admitted that India could not do much when Russia invaded Ukraine in February, saying even mighty China remained non-committed on the issue. Full report

  • Jun 02, 2022 10:19 PM IST

    2 non-locals shot by terrorists in J&K's Budgam; condition stable, say officials

    Two non-locals were injured after being shot at by terrorists in Chadoora area of Budgam, this hours after the killing of a bank manager in Kulgam district. According to police officials, the two non-locals were targeted at Magraypora village in Budgam. Full report

  • Jun 02, 2022 09:34 PM IST

    RTI activist shot dead in Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha

    A 36-year-old RTI activist was shot dead in front of Public Works Department (PWD) in Vidisha on Thursday afternoon, said police. A resident of Ashok Nagar, Ranjeet Soni, was an RTI activist and also a contractor of PWD. Vidisha superintendent of police Sameer yadav said, "Soni was going to PWD office when he was shot dead. The murderer shot his head. He died on the spot. Locals informed the police."

  • Jun 02, 2022 09:21 PM IST

    Lankan national, boatman arrested in Tamil Nadu

    A Sri Lankan national & a boatman ferrying boats between TN & Sri Lanka were arrested by Rameswaram Q branch police on tip-off. Accused Sri Lankan was apprehended by police when he was trying to escape back to Sri Lanka. Boatman supposed to ferry him was also nabbed, reports ANI

  • Jun 02, 2022 08:47 PM IST

    PM Modi never meted out step-motherly treatment to Telangana, says Shah

    Narendra Modi govt has never meted out stepmotherly treatment to any state; BJP has always supported formation of Telangana: Amit Shah

  • Jun 02, 2022 08:44 PM IST

    Huge explosion, fire at chemical company in Gujarat's Vadodara | Video

    A huge explosion, followed by a major fire, occurred at Deepak Nitrite Company in Nandesari GIDC in Gujarat's Vadodara, news agency ANI reported. Full report

     

  • Jun 02, 2022 08:23 PM IST

    Exports grew by 15.46% at $37 billion in May, says Centre

    India has registered a 15.46 per cent rise in merchandise export at $37.29 billion in May this year, as compared to the figures of $32.30 billion in May last year, the commerce ministry said in a statement. The country's merchandise export in April-May this year was $77.08 billion, a 22 per cent surge over the April-May figures of $63.05 billion last year. Full report

  • Jun 02, 2022 07:15 PM IST

    Bihar caste based census to be completed by Feb 2023

    Bihar caste based census to be completed by Feb 2023. Government to spend 500 crore from its contingency fund, decides cabinet

  • Jun 02, 2022 07:05 PM IST

    After UP & MP, Uttarakhand declares ‘Samrat Prithviraj’ tax-free

    After UP and MP, Uttarakhand chief minister Pushkar Dhami declares ‘Samrat Prithviraj' tax-free

  • Jun 02, 2022 06:57 PM IST

    ‘Haemorrhagic shock..’: Sidhu Moose Wala's post-mortem report explains reason for death

    Postmortem report of Sidhu Moose Wala states 'Haemorrhagic shock which is due to antemortem firearm injuries described and sufficient to cause death in ordinary course of nature' as the cause of his death.

    He was shot dead in Mansa district on May 29th, ANI reports

  • Jun 02, 2022 06:23 PM IST

    Kejriwal to participate in the party's Tiranga Yatra in Mehsana, Gujarat on 6th June

    Delhi CM and AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal to participate in the party's Tiranga Yatra in Mehsana, Gujarat on 6th June.

  • Jun 02, 2022 06:01 PM IST

    MEA delegation visits Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health in Kabul

    MEA Joint Secy JP Singh, who is heading a multi-member team to Afghanistan, visits the Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health in Kabul

  • Jun 02, 2022 05:48 PM IST

    Santoor maestro Bhajan Sopori passes away

    Santoor maestro and Padma Shri awardee Bhajan Sopori passed away on June 2 in Fortis Hospital, Gurugram, at the age of 74. The santoor player was born in Sopore in Kashmir Valley and belonged to the Sufiana gharana of Indian classical music. He was great-grandson of Pandit Shankar Pandit, who had developed the style popularly known as the ‘Sufi Baaj’ (style), based on Sufiana Qalam and Hindustani Classical music. Full report

  • Jun 02, 2022 05:41 PM IST

    After UP, Madhya Pradesh declares Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘Samrat Prithviraj’ tax-free

    Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan declares film #SamratPrithviraj tax-free in the state. Earlier, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath declared the film tax-free in UP

  • Jun 02, 2022 05:23 PM IST

    40 Rajasthan Cong MLAs, some independents leave for Udaipur hotel

    RS polls: Around 40 Rajasthan Cong MLAs, some Independents leave for Udaipur hotel in bus from CM residence, reports PTI

  • Jun 02, 2022 05:02 PM IST

    CBI files chargesheet against ex-Maha home minister Deshmukh, his aides in corruption case

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed 59 pages of chargesheet against former home minister Anil Deshmukh and his personal assistant Sanjeev Palande and Kundan Shinde in Session court on Thursday in connection with the corruption case.

  • Jun 02, 2022 04:41 PM IST

    Punjab tells HC security withdrawn of 400 odd protectees to be restored by June 7

    Punjab tells HC security withdrawn of 400 odd protectees to be restored by June 7. Full report

  • Jun 02, 2022 04:06 PM IST

    Calcutta HC allows Abhishek Banerjee, wife Rujira to travel abroad

    Calcutta High Court allows TMC National General Secretary and CM Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee and his wife Rujira Banerjee to go for medical treatment in Dubai. ED was not ready to allow him. Abhishek had then approached the court for this.

  • Jun 02, 2022 03:55 PM IST

    BJP MP writes to Shah, seeks probe into KK's death

    WB BJP MP Saumitra Khan writes to Union HM Amit Shah on singer KK's death seeking enquiry on "permitting 7000 people inside auditorium instead of its capacity of 3000, on why show was held when ACs weren't functioning & on presence of TMC leaders in the hospital KK was admitted"

  • Jun 02, 2022 03:17 PM IST

    Sakinaka Rape murder case : Special court sentences accused Mohan Chouhan for rape & murder of victim

    Sakinaka Rape murder case : The special court awarded death penalty to accused Mohan Chouhan for murder and rape of victim

  • Jun 02, 2022 03:16 PM IST

    Haryana Cong MLAs arrive at Deepender Hooda's residence

    Haryana Congress MLAs have arrived at the residence of MP Deepender Singh Hooda, ahead of the Rajya Sabha elections. 

  • Jun 02, 2022 03:10 PM IST

    Defence minister Rajnath Singh meets his Isreali counterpart

    Israeli Defence Min Benjamin Gantz was hosted by Defence Min Rajnath Singh in Delhi. Ministers conducted a discussion that covered topics including strategic global challenges, military cooperation & defence industrial cooperation

  • Jun 02, 2022 03:04 PM IST

    Sukhbir Badal meets family of Sidhu Moose Wala

    Sukhbir Badal interacting with the family members of Sidhu Moose Wala. (Prateek Mahal/Hindustan Times)
    Sukhbir Badal interacting with the family members of Sidhu Moose Wala. (Prateek Mahal/Hindustan Times)

    Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal meets the family of Sidhu Moose Wala. Earlier in the day, union minister Gajendra Shekhawat had met the family of slain Punjabi singer. 

  • Jun 02, 2022 02:54 PM IST

    Mumbai ATS nabs alleged handler of terror funding accused Mohammd Junaid Mohammd Ata from J&K

    The Anti-terrorism Squad (ATS) arrested second accused from Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday who is allegedly handler of Mohammd Junaid Mohammd Ata arrested from Pune in last week for terror links. ATS has taken transit remand of the accused in J&K and will brought him to Mumbai for further questioning. Police said Junaid was in touch with the arrested accused and agency found several evidence including their chat discussion related to anti-national activities.

  • Jun 02, 2022 02:34 PM IST

    Bodies of 4 Indians killed in Nepal plane crash cremated at Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu: Report

    Bodies of four Indians killed in Nepal plane crash cremated at Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu, reports PTI

  • Jun 02, 2022 01:54 PM IST

    Sidhu Moose Wala's family writes to Amit Shah, seeks probe by central agencies

    Sidhu Moose Wala's family has written to Amit Shah, seeking a probe into his murder by central agencies, says union minister Gajendra Shekhawat.

  • Jun 02, 2022 01:49 PM IST

    BJP leader Mohit Kamboj granted interim bail amid case over alleged fraud

    BJP leader Mohit Kamboj has been granted interim bail amid case over alleged fraud.

  • Jun 02, 2022 12:51 PM IST

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi tests positive for Covid-19

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi tests positive for Covid-19. “She has developed mild fever and some symptoms and has isolated herself. She has been given requisite medical attention. As of today, her date of appearance before ED on June 8th stands as it is,” says Congress leader Randeep Surjewala.

  • Jun 02, 2022 12:39 PM IST

    Satyendar Jain's departments allocated to Manish Sisodia

    Arrested Delhi minister's departments, including health and home, allocated to deputy CM Manish Sisodia.

  • Jun 02, 2022 11:36 AM IST

    Bank manager shot at by terrorists in J&K in another attack on civlians

    A bank manager was shot at by terrorists in the Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. He worked at the Elaquai Dehati Bank in the district. The incident comes amid a spate of attacks on non-locals. This is the second civilian attack within a week. Earlier this week, a school teacher was shot dead by terrorists. Read More

  • Jun 02, 2022 11:11 AM IST

    Vistara fined 10 lakh for letting improperly trained pilot land flight

    Vistara fined 10 lakh for letting improperly trained pilot land flight at Indore airport.

  • Jun 02, 2022 11:11 AM IST

    Arvind Kejriwal to PM: ‘Please arrest all AAP leaders instead of…’

    After Delhi minister Satyendar Jain, conspiracy on to send deputy CM Manish Sisodia to jail, says Arvind Kejriwal. Read more

  • Jun 02, 2022 11:10 AM IST

    Indian delegation will meet senior members of Taliban in Kabul

    Indian delegation will meet senior members of Taliban in Kabul, hold discussions on India’s humanitarian assistance to Afghan people.

  • Jun 02, 2022 09:51 AM IST

    Sensex trading at 55,198; Nifty drops below 58 points, trading at 16,464

    Market opening bell: Sensex trading at 55,198; Nifty drops below 58 points, trading at 16,464.

  • Jun 02, 2022 09:11 AM IST

    India sees nearly 1,000 more Covid cases compared to yesterday's tally

    With 3,712 new Covid cases, India sees a rise of nearly 1,000 infections compared to yesterday's tally; 5 deaths in 24 hours.

  • Jun 02, 2022 08:25 AM IST

    Hardik Patel tweets ahead of joining BJP: 'Will be a small soldier under leadership of Narendra Modi in service of nation'

    Hardik Patel, ahead of joining BJP, tweets, 'Will be a small soldier under leadership of Narendra Modi in service of nation'. He had quit Congress last month.

  • Jun 02, 2022 08:22 AM IST

    Earthquakes kill 4 people, damage houses in southwest China

    Two earthquakes killed at least four people and damaged houses in southwestern China on Wednesday.

  • Jun 02, 2022 07:39 AM IST

    ED issues notice to former state revenue minister Eknath Khadse

    Enforcement Directorate issued notice to former state revenue minister Eknath Khadse and others to vacate the properties that were attached by the agency last year in a money laundering case, reports ANI. 

  • Jun 02, 2022 06:44 AM IST

    3 soldiers injured in blast at Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, say police

    Three soldiers have been injured in blast at Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, say police.

  • Jun 02, 2022 06:04 AM IST

    4 dead, including gunman, in hospital campus shooting in US' Oklahoma

    Four people were killed, including a gunman, and multiple others were wounded in a shooting on Wednesday on a hospital campus in Tulsa, Oklahoma, police said. Read more

  • Jun 02, 2022 05:46 AM IST

    North Korea Covid outbreak likely 'getting worse', says WHO

    The World Health Organization has said that it had no access to data about North Korea's Covid-19 outbreak, but assumed the crisis was deepening, contrary to Pyongyang's reports of "progress".

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‘Force multiplier’: India gifts maritime reconnaissance aircraft to Sri Lanka

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 09:35 PM IST
India’s public show of support for strengthening Sri Lanka’s maritime security came a day ahead of the scheduled arrival of the Yuan Wang 5, used by China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) to track satellites and ballistic missiles
Indian envoy in Sri Lanka Gopal Baglay with Sri Lanka President Ranil Wickremesinghe and Navy personnel during a ceremony for the handover of a Dornier 228 Maritime Patrol Aircraft to Sri Lanka to enhance their maritime surveillance capabilities and bolster the bilateral defence ties, in Colombo (Twitter/IndiainSL)
Indian envoy in Sri Lanka Gopal Baglay with Sri Lanka President Ranil Wickremesinghe and Navy personnel during a ceremony for the handover of a Dornier 228 Maritime Patrol Aircraft to Sri Lanka to enhance their maritime surveillance capabilities and bolster the bilateral defence ties, in Colombo (Twitter/IndiainSL)

‘Nobody can…’: Priyanka Chaturvedi on Savarkar's role in freedom struggle

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 09:30 PM IST
Priyanka Chaturvedi said, "You can hate or ignore Mahatma Gandhi and give attention to Godse all you want, never forget that our country runs on the energy and principles of Mahatma Gandhi.”
Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi.(HT file)
Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi.(HT file)
By | Written by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

Daily brief: Cong MLA sends resignation letter to Raj CM over Dalit boy's death

Published on Aug 15, 2022 08:57 PM IST
  • Here are today's top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot. (PTI Photo)(HT_PRINT)
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot. (PTI Photo)(HT_PRINT)
By, New Delhi

‘India by right enjoys...': Vladimir Putin's message on Independence Day

Published on Aug 15, 2022 08:29 PM IST
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin hailed India's ties with his country, saying it is developing in the “spirit of a privileged strategic partnership”.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin. (AP) (File Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin. (AP) (File Photo)
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

Bilkis Bano gang-rape: All 11 life imprisonment convicts walk out of Godhra jail

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 08:13 PM IST
All 11 life imprisonment convicts in the 2002 Bilkis Bano gang-rape case walked out of the Godhra sub-jail under the Gujarat government's remission policy, news agency PTI reported.
Bilkis Bano, one of the survivors of the Gujarat riot victims.(AP Photo)
Bilkis Bano, one of the survivors of the Gujarat riot victims.(AP Photo)

‘No justice for Dalits. I quit’: Congress MLA tells Gehlot after boy’s death

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 08:38 PM IST
Congress legislator Pana Chand Meghwal on Sunday asked chief minister Ashok Gehlot to announce 50 lakh compensation for the Dalit boy’s family but did not get a response from the chief minister.
The BJP capitalised on Congress MLA Panna Chand Meghwal’s resignation letter, saying it was time that chief minister Ashok Gehlot takes up the issue on priority. (Facebook/PanachandINC)
The BJP capitalised on Congress MLA Panna Chand Meghwal’s resignation letter, saying it was time that chief minister Ashok Gehlot takes up the issue on priority. (Facebook/PanachandINC)
By, Jaipur

Opposition targets PM Modi over ‘nepotism’, ‘misogyny’ remarks in I-Day speech

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 07:45 PM IST
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi refused to comment on the PM’s ‘nepotism’ remarks, while TMC MP Derek O’Brien took a swipe at Modi over his pledge against ‘misogyny’
Prime minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort on the occasion of India’s 76th Independence Day on Monday. (ANI Photo)
Prime minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort on the occasion of India’s 76th Independence Day on Monday. (ANI Photo)

Watch: Drone-based healthcare network launched in Arunachal Pradesh

Published on Aug 15, 2022 07:32 PM IST
“Guided by the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make India the world's drone hub, the government of Arunachal Pradesh has decided to conduct a pilot project of using drones in healthcare, agriculture and disaster management in collaboration with the World Economic Forum (WEF),” chief minister Pema Khandu tweeted.
The pilot project has been funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and executed by Bengaluru-based startup Redwing Labs.(Twitter/ @PemaKhanduBJP)
The pilot project has been funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and executed by Bengaluru-based startup Redwing Labs.(Twitter/ @PemaKhanduBJP)
By | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

75th or 76th Independence Day? Read on to get it cleared

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 07:12 PM IST
India is celebrating its 76th Independence Day today, but arguments that August 15, 1948, was the first anniversary of the country’s freedom have created much confusion. Going by the logic, today’s event is indeed the 75th anniversary of independence.
A girl walks carrying Indian flag along with army soldiers during a ceremony to celebrate 75 years of India's Independence in Mumbai, August 14, 2022 (AP)
A girl walks carrying Indian flag along with army soldiers during a ceremony to celebrate 75 years of India's Independence in Mumbai, August 14, 2022 (AP)
ANI | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao

Mahindra unveils five electric SUVs based on new INGLO EV platform

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 07:08 PM IST
  • First of these e-SUVs will be launched towards end of 2024, starting with the Indian market.

Federalism is the backbone of India: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan in I-Day speech

Published on Aug 15, 2022 05:54 PM IST
The chief minister said the most striking feature of Indian nationalism is that the country can go ahead after integrating all languages and culture
Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan. (PTI Photo)
Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan. (PTI Photo)

Watch: Beating Retreat at Attari-Wagah border on Independence Day

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 06:21 PM IST
Several hours before the ceremony, enthusiastic spectators began trickling into sitting areas on either side of chunky iron gates separating the two nations at the Attari-Wagah frontier.
Pakistani Rangers (wearing black uniforms) and BSF personnel lower their national flags during a parade at the Attari-Wagah border in Punjab.(Reuters file )
Pakistani Rangers (wearing black uniforms) and BSF personnel lower their national flags during a parade at the Attari-Wagah border in Punjab.(Reuters file )
By, New Delhi

Evening brief: On PM Modi's nepotism remark, Rahul Gandhi says 'won’t comment'

Updated on Aug 15, 2022 05:32 PM IST
Here are today's top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Congress MP Rahul Gandhi (centre)
Congress MP Rahul Gandhi (centre)

Every organ of state, not courts alone, must render justice: CJI in I-Day speech

Published on Aug 15, 2022 05:01 PM IST
CJI NV Ramana, who hails from Andhra Pradesh, evoked Telugu patriot Pingali Venkayya who designed the national flag, and released a Telugu version of the book named ‘Courts of India – Past to Present’ that traces the history of the judicial system in India
Chief Justice of India NV Ramana. (PTI Photo)
Chief Justice of India NV Ramana. (PTI Photo)
ByAbraham Thomas

J&K cop injured in Srinagar encounter succumbs to injuries on Independence Day

Published on Aug 15, 2022 04:16 PM IST
  • Constable Sarfaraz Ahmad was evacuated from the encounter scene that happened on Sunday and taken to a hospital for treatment. During the anti-terrorist operation, a militant from the LeT was also injured.
Indian paramilitary troopers stand guard along a street on the India's Independence Day in Srinagar on August 15, 2022. (Photo by TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP)
Indian paramilitary troopers stand guard along a street on the India's Independence Day in Srinagar on August 15, 2022. (Photo by TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP)
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi
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