Union health minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan addressing a press conference.(ANI)
Union health minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan addressing a press conference.(ANI)

News updates from HT: Covid-19 cases rising in 6 states says health minister Harsh Vardhan and all the latest news

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UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2021 04:48 PM IST

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Covid-19 cases rising in 6 states, isn’t time to be negligent: Harsh Vardhan

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Friday people must follow social distancing norms and wear masks as cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in several parts of the country reflected a spike in recent days. Read more

DMK poll manifesto promises to abolish NEET, slash fuel prices in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu’s opposition party Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Saturday released its manifesto for the upcoming assembly elections and promised to reduce fuel prices, bring in legislation to abolish medical exam National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and provide 75% reservation in jobs for natives among other sops. Read more

‘Mamata offered to be exchanged for hostages’: Yashwant Sinha on IC 814 crisis

Soon after Yashwant Sinha joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Saturday, he claimed that West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee ‘offered to be taken hostage in exchange for other passengers’ of an Indian Airlines flight hijacked in 1999. Read more

DGCA reads riot act to flyers violating Covid protocol, warns of de-boarding

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (GCA) has warned passengers who do not wear masks properly inside an aircraft even after repeated warnings would be de-boarded. Read more

'What was the reason India lost': Irfan Pathan highlights 'the difference' between England and Team India

Team India were completely outplayed by England in the first T20 international at Narendra Modi Stadium on Friday. After being asked to bat first, Indian batsmen were under-par as England bowlers tightened the noose around them. If Shreyas Iyer had not hit a half-century then India's total would not have even reached 100. Read more

Arrogant, unapologetic about my brown skin: Masaba Gupta preaches self love

The fashion designer behind the eponymous brand, Masaba Gupta has always been very unapologetic about who she is and where she comes from, and has always been a vocal advocate of self love and acceptance. Read more

Anil Kapoor invites modelling offers from jeans brands with then-and-now photos, daughter Rhea wants her jacket back

Anil Kapoor, who turned 64 last year, seems immune to the process of ageing. He invited offers from jeans brands looking for a model, as he shared two pictures of himself, taken over three decades apart. Read more

‘Story of life’: Harsh Goenka shares flip book video, wows people

If you follow business tycoon Harsh Goenka on Twitter, then you’re probably aware of the various kinds of posts he often shares. From funny posts that make people giggle to motivating ones that turn into life lessons, he shares wonderful tweets. His recent post is no different. It is a video of a flip book. Read more

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