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Assam, Nagaland CMs take part in Naga peace talks

By Alice Yhoshü
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:56 PM IST
Naga peace talks were stalled in October 2019 over differences on issues related to the 2015 Framework Agreement, and NSCN-IM’s insistence on a separate Naga flag and constitution
An undated handout picture released on September 21, 2021 by the Metropolitan police shows Russian national Sergey Fedotov.(AFP)
An undated handout picture released on September 21, 2021 by the Metropolitan police shows Russian national Sergey Fedotov.(AFP)

UK charges third Russian agent over Novichok attack

Agencies | , London
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:55 PM IST
  • Priti Patel’s warning came after prosecutors said there‘s evidence to charge a third Russian man with the attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia.
Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai announced earlier this month that the government will release a winter action plan this year to ensure that pollution from various sources is kept in check. (HT)
Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai announced earlier this month that the government will release a winter action plan this year to ensure that pollution from various sources is kept in check. (HT)

Delhi govt to scrutinise winter pollution plans submitted by agencies

By Soumya Pillai, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:55 PM IST
An official said that based on the submitted plans, the environment department and the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) will formulate a detailed winter action plan that is likely to be released by September 30.
Saarc, which brings together Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka has been largely moribund since its 19th annual summit in 2016
Saarc, which brings together Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka has been largely moribund since its 19th annual summit in 2016

‘No consensus’: Saarc foreign ministers’ meeting in New York cancelled

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:56 PM IST
Saarc foreign ministers’ meet: There has been a question mark over the Saarc meeting in New York because of the status of Afghanistan following the takeover of the country by the Taliban last month.
Former Union minister Anant Geete said NCP chief Sharad Pawar, who once ‘backstabbed’ Congress, cannot be a ‘guru’ for Sena workers. (HT file photo)
Former Union minister Anant Geete said NCP chief Sharad Pawar, who once ‘backstabbed’ Congress, cannot be a ‘guru’ for Sena workers. (HT file photo)

Sharad Pawar ‘backstabbed’ Congress, can never be our leader: Sena’s Geete

By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:54 PM IST
“Sharad Pawar cannot ever be our leader as this government is merely an adjustment,” former Union minister Anant Geete has said.
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India says UK vaccine rule is ‘discriminatory’

PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:53 PM IST
New Delhi: India on Tuesday urged the UK to change a policy requiring visiting Indian nationals to quarantine even if they are fully vaccinated, describing it as “discriminatory”
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In Firozabad outbreak, no succour at first port of call

PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:53 PM IST
Firozabad: Since the last week of August, queues outside Firozabad’s State Autonomous Medical College (SAMC) don’t seem to end
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Decisive decade for the world: Biden at UNGA

By Yashwant Raj
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:53 PM IST
Washington In his first speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) since taking office, US President Joe Biden on Tuesday said it was “a decisive decade for our world” which will “quite literally determine our futures”, as he vowed to pivot from post-9/11 conflicts and take a global leadership role on crises ranging from climate to the Covid-19 pandemic
Kartik Tyagi defended 4 off the final over against Punjab Kings. (IPL/Twitter)
Kartik Tyagi defended 4 off the final over against Punjab Kings. (IPL/Twitter)

IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals steal victory despite Arshdeep Singh five-for

By Shalini Gupta, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:52 PM IST
  • Punjab Kings seemed to have sealed victory after their tall pacer and openers KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal put their team in command, only for young Kartik Tyagi to snap up two wickets for one run in the last over for a two-run win.
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Ahead of CM’s Dadri visit today, officials go all out to make event a success

By Vinod Rajput, Greater Noida
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 11:52 PM IST
Some members of the Rajput community have announced that they will protest against Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath during his visit to Greater Noida’s Dadri on Wednesday, when he comes to unveil a statue of ninth-century king Mihir Bhoj, whom the community claims was a Rajput, and not a Gurjar
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