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A small group of foreign journalists were taken to Xinjiang as part of China’s plan to showcase the far western region’s ‘social and economic progress’ amid increasing international criticism of a systematic crackdown against Muslim minority Uyghurs.(AFP/Picture for representation)

US house resolution urges Prez Biden to refer China's Uyghur 'genocide' to UN

ANI | | Posted by Harshit Sabarwal
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 05:31 AM IST
"The resolution calls upon President Biden to refer these atrocities to the United Nations for investigation under the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide," the US House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Gregory Meeks and another member Michael McCaul said in a joint press release.
Experts believe the curbs announced last week may have come too late. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)
Experts believe the curbs announced last week may have come too late. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)

Alarm for Capital as new Covid-19 cases hit 17,000

PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 04:51 AM IST
  • Over the last two weeks, new cases in Delhi have increased by 586%, and the city now has over 50,000 active cases
“I am now the fourth American president to preside over an American troop presence in Afghanistan. Two Republicans. Two Democrats. I will not pass this responsibility to a fifth,” Joe Biden said,(REUTERS)
“I am now the fourth American president to preside over an American troop presence in Afghanistan. Two Republicans. Two Democrats. I will not pass this responsibility to a fifth,” Joe Biden said,(REUTERS)

It’s time to end America’s longest war: Joe Biden

By Yashwant Raj
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2021 04:34 AM IST
  • “We cannot continue the cycle of extending or expanding our military presence in Afghanistan hoping to create the ideal conditions for our withdrawal, expecting a different result,” the US president said.
On Wednesday, Potter was booked into the Hennepin County Jail.. Hennepin County Sheriff's Office/Handout via REUTERS. (via REUTERS)
On Wednesday, Potter was booked into the Hennepin County Jail.. Hennepin County Sheriff's Office/Handout via REUTERS. (via REUTERS)

Officer in Daunte Wright's killing: from leader to defendant

AP |
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 04:21 AM IST
  • Former Brooklyn Center police officer Kim Potter shot 20-year-old Daunte Wright in the chest during a Sunday traffic stop while she was training another officer.
The 104 new deaths reported in Delhi’s health bulletin on Wednesday was the highest since November 30. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)
The 104 new deaths reported in Delhi’s health bulletin on Wednesday was the highest since November 30. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)

Delhi in a Covid-19 spiral as experts call for tighter curbs

PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 02:41 AM IST
  • Delhi reports a new record in daily cases at 17,282, 104 die of Covid-19 in 24 hours. Over the last two days, new cases have increased by 586% and the city now has 50,000 active cases
Tuesday’s health bulletin also showed that the infection had claimed 81 more lives in Delhi — the most in a day since December 3 when 82 people died (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)
Tuesday’s health bulletin also showed that the infection had claimed 81 more lives in Delhi — the most in a day since December 3 when 82 people died (Photo by Sanchit Khanna / Hindustan Times)

Are more people dying in India’s second wave?

PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 02:20 AM IST
  • Delhi has in the past three days added 35,733 fresh cases — more than February and March combined, when it added 27,334 cases, highlighting the rate at which cases have spiked in the fourth wave, even as state authorities worked overtime to bolster Delhi’s health infrastructure.
Cong govt’s handling of police firing cases exposes Capt-Badals nexus: Mann
Cong govt’s handling of police firing cases exposes Capt-Badals nexus: Mann

Cong govt’s handling of police firing cases exposes Capt-Badals nexus: Mann

PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 02:06 AM IST
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab president Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday alleged that the Congress government’s fiasco in the 2015 Kotkapura and Behbal Kalan police firing cases has exposed the collusion between chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh and the Badal family
A Sikh jatha from India offer prayers at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan’s Hasan Abdal city on Wednesday. (HT Photo)
A Sikh jatha from India offer prayers at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan’s Hasan Abdal city on Wednesday. (HT Photo)

Sikh jatha from India celebrates Baisakhi at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan

PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 02:05 AM IST
The batch of pilgrims was stuck in Lahore after violence erupted between supporters of a political leader and police
Though Capt Amarinder Singh and Partap Singh Bajwa did not directly name each other, their statements signal the resumption of a fresh slugfest between the two after a brief four-month lull (HT photo)
Though Capt Amarinder Singh and Partap Singh Bajwa did not directly name each other, their statements signal the resumption of a fresh slugfest between the two after a brief four-month lull (HT photo)

Setback in 2015 police firing case: Bajwa wants Punjab AG to step down, Capt backs Nanda

By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 02:04 AM IST
Congress’ Rajya Sabha MP Partap Bajwa fired the first salvo by asking Punjab AG Atul Nanda, who was handpicked by Amarinder for the post, to take responsibility for repeated professional failures and resign from his position. The criticism of the advocate general was summarily dismissed by the chief minister who termed it baseless and totally unjustified
Protests had erupted across Punjab after two Sikh protesters were killed in police firing during an agitation at Behbal Kalan in Faridkot district in October 2015. (HT Photo)
Protests had erupted across Punjab after two Sikh protesters were killed in police firing during an agitation at Behbal Kalan in Faridkot district in October 2015. (HT Photo)

Behbal Kalan case also hangs in the balance as IG Kunwar Vijay Pratap resigns

By Parteek Singh Mahal
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 02:04 AM IST
Lawyers dealing with the case said if the police officer retires, the final chargesheet may never see the light of day
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