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The Lunchbox actor Nimrat Kaur’s throwback pictures in a handwoven mint silk lehenga have become the apple of fashionistas’ eyes this wedding season and we too can’t stop drooling over the Banarasi Kadwa craft that the ₹45k ensemble from Ekaya Banaras sports
Updated on Jan 07, 2021 12:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi |Zarafshan Shiraz
Did you know that pet dander can trigger an allergic reaction? Did you also know that allergies can interfere with your memory or concentration levels? Read on to know all about respiratory allergies.
Published on Jan 05, 2021 12:28 PM IST
See how, back in 1955, an elite team headed by astrophysicist Meghnad Saha untangled India’s confusing variety of almanacs.
Updated on Jan 02, 2021 08:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Rachel Lopez
The widely-watched royal message recorded in mid-December in Windsor did not mention “pandemic” or “Covid-19”, but the UK queen said the year that has necessarily kept people apart has, in many ways, brought them closer
Updated on Dec 25, 2020 11:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lonson | Prasun Sonwalkar
For a city that is always industrious, hard at work, assiduously getting through the tasks of the day, Delhi had to adapt, and adapt fast, to a change in rhythm.
Updated on Dec 25, 2020 06:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Mayank Austen Soofi
The state government has banned the sale and bursting of firecrackers to protect the health of Covid-19 patients, as well as to protect the public from the poisonous smoke emanating from the firecrackers
Published on Dec 21, 2020 05:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur |HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan
Google’s yearly data shows that people are embracing a radical style with a nonconformist flair.
Published on Dec 15, 2020 12:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Manish Mishra
Maharashtra reported fewer than 5,000 Covid-19 cases for the fifth consecutive day, taking the state’s tally to 1,864,348, with 4,981 fresh infections recorded on Wednesday
Published on Dec 10, 2020 04:51 PM IST
Faisal Malik, Mumbai
Madhuri Dixit Nene: After sitting at home for months people are getting anxious, but we’ve to be careful, we can’t take this virus casually
Actor Madhuri Dixit Nene urges her fans to take precautions and not to venture out unless necessary.
Updated on Dec 08, 2020 02:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Shreya Mukherjee, New Delhi
Poinsettia plants are in huge demand in the Christmas month, and are priced higher this year amid Covid-19 pandemic.
Updated on Dec 07, 2020 01:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Naina Arora, New Delhi
Sunny Deol tests positive for coronavirus, asks those who recently came in contact with him to get tested as well
Sunny Deol had been staying in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh for a while and has now tested positive for the coronavirus. He took to Twitter to share his diagnosis.
Updated on Dec 02, 2020 08:25 AM IST
The move was aimed at providing ample opportunities to the young leaders to dream about a better tomorrow by developing negotiation, diplomacy and leadership skills.
Updated on Dec 01, 2020 05:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | HT Correspondent
The miracle of technology did not let the Covid-19 pandemic dampen the spirit of festivities among family members and friends, writes Vibhuti Dogra (above), a Class 11 student of St. Mark’s Girls Sr. Sec School, Meera Bagh.
Updated on Dec 01, 2020 04:48 PM IST
An analysis of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) air quality data shows that the monthly average air quality index (AQI) this November was 327.9, as compared to 312.2 in November 2019.
Updated on Dec 01, 2020 12:30 AM IST
The Prime Minister lit a lamp at Raj Ghat in Varanasi during the Dev Deepawali, a festival celebrated on the full moon of the Hindu month of Kartik 15 days after Diwali.
Updated on Nov 30, 2020 07:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
The state’s death toll is now within a touching distance of 47,000 after 75 fatalities took the toll to 46,986
Published on Nov 28, 2020 10:16 PM IST
Swapnil Rawal, Mumbai
Since November 16, the number of daily new Covid-19 cases had increased to over 1,000
Published on Nov 27, 2020 10:38 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Rupsa Chakraborty
There are clear signs of a second wave — there have been, for some time — but the week starting November 30 will decide how rapidly this gathers momentum.
Updated on Nov 26, 2020 01:18 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | R Sukumar
On Wednesday, the positivity rate stood at 8.49%, lowest since October 27 when the positivity rate stood at 8.48%.
Updated on Nov 26, 2020 01:35 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Anonna Dutt, New Delhi
Best looks of Sara Ali Khan fashionably twinning with mother Amrita Singh that will take you on a trip down memory lane
Sara Ali Khan seems to love intentionally twinning with her mommy dearest, Amrita Singh, be it Christmas or Diwali. Here are some of the best looks from the mother-daughter duo’s style guide, check them out...
Updated on Nov 26, 2020 09:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | Alfea Jamal
He said the legislature, the executive and the judiciary are bound to work within their respective domains as defined in the Constitution.
Published on Nov 25, 2020 01:23 PM IST
Kewadia, Gujarat |Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
The city’s air quality index (AQI) on Tuesday settled at 379, in “very poor” zone, according to the 24-hour rolling average of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recordings at 4pm.
Updated on Nov 25, 2020 05:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , New Delhi:HT Correspondents
Delhi recorded an overall average AQI of 414 on Diwali day this year. Last year, it had recorded an average AQI of 337 on Diwali (October 27).
Updated on Nov 25, 2020 07:50 AM IST
In light of the data review, Delhi Police officers said the two districts have a larger number of much-favoured markets, such as Sadar Bazaar and Kamla Nagar, and these marketplaces had seen huge crowds since Dussehra till Diwali.
Updated on Nov 25, 2020 07:20 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Prawesh Lama, New Delhi
Ayushmann Khurrana and Tahira Kashyap indulged in PDA on social media, writing sweet messages on each other. See their interaction here.
Updated on Nov 24, 2020 05:59 PM IST
The statement from Pawar comes at the time Maharashtra is contemplating a state-wide strategy to deal with a rise in Covid-19 cases, including introducing travel curbs on people travelling from virus hot spot states like Delhi.
Updated on Nov 22, 2020 11:21 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
Procurement of bajra had started on October 1 at ₹2,150 per quintal but was inexplicably stopped six days ago
Updated on Nov 22, 2020 12:55 AM IST
Hindustan Times/Rohtak | , RohtakSunil Rahar
The pandemic necessitated decreased social interaction, and an adoption of recommended preventive behaviour. However, research suggests, when people find themselves in a potentially dangerous situation and others around them seem unfazed, they are likely to remain unfazed
Updated on Nov 23, 2020 06:22 AM IST
The Left and Right need to realise that Kejriwal’s politics is prefaced on his governance model, which won him the Delhi assembly election three times. That is his trump card, not his Hindu identity
Updated on Nov 21, 2020 08:06 PM IST
In her new Instagram post, Sara Ali Khan shared pictures of her gorgeous Diwali outfit, along with a message of positivity. She urged everyone to ‘forget the negativity, forgive the fights’.
Updated on Nov 19, 2020 03:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Entertainment Desk