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It is no surprise that all kinds of protests are being seen in many parts of the world at the moment(SHUTTERSTOCK)

This decade will be decisive for democracy, capitalism

By Shashi Shekhar
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 10:07 PM IST
There is another fact which needs attention. Human civilisation has always discovered new light in the darkest days of crisis. With this hope, let us welcome this new decade.
Anurag Kashyap has spoken about Ravi Kishan.
Anurag Kashyap has spoken about Ravi Kishan.

Anurag Kashyap claims Ravi Kishan used to smoke weed, opens up on his own struggle with hard drugs a decade ago

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON SEP 19, 2020 08:12 PM IST
Anurag Kashyap has said that Ravi Kishan, who recently spoke about the ‘drug abuse problem’ in the Parliament, used to smoke weed himself. He said that he doesn’t agree with Ravi’s self-righteous stand.
Using India’s crafts as his muse, Rahul Mishra has fashioned a career of international repute; Art direction: Amit Malik; Make-up and hair: Shaan; Blazer, Troy Costa; watch, Apple(Shivamm Paathak)
Using India’s crafts as his muse, Rahul Mishra has fashioned a career of international repute; Art direction: Amit Malik; Make-up and hair: Shaan; Blazer, Troy Costa; watch, Apple(Shivamm Paathak)

HT Brunch Cover Story: Why Rahul Mishra is the designer of the new decade...

Hindustan Times | By Sujata Assomull
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2020 12:48 AM IST
What’s making Paris look so closely at this boy from a village near Kanpur more than they’ve looked at any Indian designer before?
The Pong Dam reservoir in Kangra district. Construction of the dam started in 1961 on the Beas river, so that waters from its reservoir could be taken to the desert of Rajasthan and feed the extensive network of canal irrigation system there.(HT Photo)
The Pong Dam reservoir in Kangra district. Construction of the dam started in 1961 on the Beas river, so that waters from its reservoir could be taken to the desert of Rajasthan and feed the extensive network of canal irrigation system there.(HT Photo)

Five decades on, Pong Dam oustees await rehabilitation

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Naresh Thakur, Dharamshala
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2020 05:23 PM IST
A total area of 75,000 acres, spread over 94 villages in Nurpur and Dehra tehsils in Himachal Pradesh, was acquired displacing 20,722 families and a population of 1.5 lakh.
Christmas decorations are seen nearby a destroyed house in Cobargo, as bushfires continue in New South Wales, Australia January 5, 2020.(REUTERS)
Christmas decorations are seen nearby a destroyed house in Cobargo, as bushfires continue in New South Wales, Australia January 5, 2020.(REUTERS)

Wildlife ravaged by Australia bushfires could take decades to recover

Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2020 07:11 PM IST
Unprecedented temperatures across the continent have made this season’s fires particularly deadly, killing at least 20 people and bringing apocalyptic scenes to an area roughly twice the size of Belgium.
The neutral pronoun “they” has been voted word of the decade by US language experts. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The neutral pronoun “they” has been voted word of the decade by US language experts. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Neutral pronoun ‘they’ chosen as word of the decade

New York | By Agence France Presse
PUBLISHED ON JAN 04, 2020 10:50 PM IST
The 131-year-old society includes linguists, lexicographers, etymologists, grammarians, historians, researchers, writers, editors, students and scholars.
File image of Ricky Ponting(Getty Images)
File image of Ricky Ponting(Getty Images)

Ricky Ponting names Test team of decade, 4 England players, solitary Indian picked

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2019 08:33 AM IST
While the usual suspects make their presence felt in the side, there are a number of picks which might lead to few debates.
Aaron Finch will lead a power-packed side(Getty Images)
Aaron Finch will lead a power-packed side(Getty Images)

Wisden announces T20I team of decade, Virat Kohli not captain, MS Dhoni misses out

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 01:48 AM IST
There were 897 T20Is played in the decade, in which there were 249,578 scored and 11,293 wickets taken.
Cricket has significantly changed over this decade(Getty Images)
Cricket has significantly changed over this decade(Getty Images)

Virat Kohli, four others find place in Wisden cricketers of the decade list

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2019 04:56 PM IST
As the decade draws to a close, Wisden has announced the top 5 cricketers who have left an indelible imprint with their performances.
Virat Kohli and R Ashwin have topped the charts this decade(AP)
Virat Kohli and R Ashwin have topped the charts this decade(AP)

Indian dominance: Who finished with most runs, most wickets this decade

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2019 10:29 AM IST
By all means, Indian cricket has had a dominant decade in which they have won a World Cup, a Champions Trophy and have finished as the number 1 Test side in the world.
Virat Kohli has been the best batsman this decade(Getty Images)
Virat Kohli has been the best batsman this decade(Getty Images)

Wisden releases ODI team of the decade, three Indians make it, one surprising inclusion

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2019 11:51 AM IST
As the decade draws to a close, Wisden has released its ODI team of the decade. It has the usual suspects, the players who have owned the format and made it their own over the past 10 years.
Under MS Dhoni and then under Virat Kohli, Team India have been a dominant force(Getty Images)
Under MS Dhoni and then under Virat Kohli, Team India have been a dominant force(Getty Images)

Decade of Team India: Most wins, most series wins, best win percentage

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2019 02:31 PM IST
In many ways, 2019 has been a year for Indian cricket - they have dominated ODI cricket like no one else. With 157 wins from 249 ODIs, India sit on top of the list of most ODI wins between 2010 and 2019.
Indian spinner Ravindra Jadeja along with skipper Virat Kohli(PTI)
Indian spinner Ravindra Jadeja along with skipper Virat Kohli(PTI)

Team India fielding coach declares best ‘Indian fielder of this decade’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 02:54 AM IST
Speaking about the changes, Sridhar spoke about the mindset and improved fitness - two essential elements which have ushered in this fielding revolution in Indian cricket.
As many as 46 missions involved landing on the lunar surface, including landing of the rover and sample return. Out of these 21 were successful, while two were partially successful.(HT image)
As many as 46 missions involved landing on the lunar surface, including landing of the rover and sample return. Out of these 21 were successful, while two were partially successful.(HT image)

Half of lunar missions involving landing failed in last six decades: NASA fact sheet

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 11:27 PM IST
Sample return means mission that involves collecting and returning samples to earth. The first successful sample return mission was Apollo 12 of the US launched in November 1969.
Much has changed around the 2000-born in the last 20 years – politically, environmentally. But there have also been changes in lifestyles.(Illustration: Malay Karmakar)
Much has changed around the 2000-born in the last 20 years – politically, environmentally. But there have also been changes in lifestyles.(Illustration: Malay Karmakar)

20@20: Looking back at the first two decades of the millennium

Hindustan Times | By Poulomi Banerjee
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2019 09:35 PM IST
The generation born in 2000 will turn 20 next year. As these Gen Z youngsters leave their teenage years behind, a look at 20 ways in which the world around them has changed

Monsoon delayed, Mumbai records its longest wait for rains in a decade

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2019 08:47 AM IST
Even though the weather bureau on Thursday declared the onset of monsoon in south Konkan and parts of south central Maharashtra, it said the arrival of the rains in the city and the north Konkan region is not expected for another four to five days.
AFP correspondents in Kazakhstan’s two main cities Nur-Sultan and Almaty witnessed hundreds of arrests Sunday.(HT Photo)
AFP correspondents in Kazakhstan’s two main cities Nur-Sultan and Almaty witnessed hundreds of arrests Sunday.(HT Photo)

Hundreds arrested as Kazakhstan elects first new leader in decades

Almaty (Kazakhstan) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2019 08:26 PM IST
The build-up to the vote was marked by an intensifying crackdown on the opposition with courts sentencing protesters to short stays in jail and police raiding activists’ homes.
British Airways is now scheduled to fly three times a week, with Boeing 787 Dreamliners, to the Pakistani capital from London Heathrow(REUTERS)
British Airways is now scheduled to fly three times a week, with Boeing 787 Dreamliners, to the Pakistani capital from London Heathrow(REUTERS)

British Airways resumes flights from London to Islamabad after a decade

London | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2019 08:12 PM IST
Britain’s flagship carrier stopped flying to Pakistan after the Marriott hotel in the capital, Islamabad, was bombed in 2008, killing more than 50 people.
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 25: Leander Paes of India in action in their first round mixed doubles match with Martina Hingis of Switzerland against Masa Jovanovic and Sam Thompson of Australia during day seven of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 25, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Patrick Scala/Getty Images)(Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 25: Leander Paes of India in action in their first round mixed doubles match with Martina Hingis of Switzerland against Masa Jovanovic and Sam Thompson of Australia during day seven of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 25, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Patrick Scala/Getty Images)(Getty Images)

‘Blessed’ Leander Paes closing in on fourth decade as pro and 1,000 racquets

Paris | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2019 10:30 AM IST
“I’ve been around for 30 years, I’ve been around a long time. I’ve seen 12 generations. I’ve seen guys like (Pete) Sampras here, I’ve seen guys like (Pat) Rafter,” Paes said at the French Open.
The site had been picked as there are many graves and memorials for the victims of Nazism there.(Image for representation/AP/File photo)
The site had been picked as there are many graves and memorials for the victims of Nazism there.(Image for representation/AP/File photo)

Remains of Nazi victims to be buried in Berlin, decades later

Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2019 02:56 PM IST
A ceremony will be held on Monday in the Dorotheenstadt cemetery in central Berlin, with descendants of the Nazi victims expected to attend, before the remains are finally laid to rest.
The SAD chief said that instead of taking responsibility for the Congress disaster like a good general, Amarinder was passing the buck to juniors.(HT Photo)
The SAD chief said that instead of taking responsibility for the Congress disaster like a good general, Amarinder was passing the buck to juniors.(HT Photo)

Captain government has pushed Punjab back by two decades in two-year rule, says Sukhbir

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2019 10:02 AM IST
The Akali supremo also came down heavily on the government for putting farmers through alleged harassment and humiliation at the mandi.
Voter turnout in Baramulla and Srinagar in the 2019 elections has been recorded at 34% and 14%.(HT Photo)
Voter turnout in Baramulla and Srinagar in the 2019 elections has been recorded at 34% and 14%.(HT Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Kashmir sees least participative polls, voter turnout lowest in two decades

Hindustan Times, NEW DELHI | By Vijdan Mohammad Kawoosa
PUBLISHED ON APR 28, 2019 11:53 AM IST
Kashmir sees least participative polls, voter turnout lowest in two decades
Odisha, India-April 11, 2019: Tribal women belonging to Dongria Kondh community stand in a queue to cast their vote during the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections, in Rayagada district, Odisha, India, on Thursday, April 11, 2019. (Photo by Arabinda Mahapatra / Hindustan Times)
Odisha, India-April 11, 2019: Tribal women belonging to Dongria Kondh community stand in a queue to cast their vote during the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections, in Rayagada district, Odisha, India, on Thursday, April 11, 2019. (Photo by Arabinda Mahapatra / Hindustan Times)

Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: Santosh Kumar Gangwar has held Bareilly for decades

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2019 05:56 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh, which sends the maximum number of members to Parliament at 80, will go to polls in all the seven phases of the Lok Sabha election 2019. Votes will be counted on May 23.
In 44 years, the number of cars registered in Chandigarh has grown 50 times, a reason for the temperature rise.(HT File)
In 44 years, the number of cars registered in Chandigarh has grown 50 times, a reason for the temperature rise.(HT File)

HT spotlight: Chandigarh growing hotter by the decade

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Rajanbir Singh
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2019 10:07 PM IST
Urban heat island effect due to rapid urbanisation and the growing traffic is leading to the rise in temperature in the city; extreme winter conditions have shifted from November and December to January and the monsoon pattern has also changed, affecting the cropping routine
A man covers himself with warm cloths on a winter morning in Pune.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)
A man covers himself with warm cloths on a winter morning in Pune.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)

December 2018, third coldest month this decade in Pune: IMD

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2019 05:29 PM IST
 According to data shared by IMD, December 2013 was recorded as the coldest month with 11.1 degrees Celsius average minimum monthly temperature.
Australia's Nathan Lyon, left, is congratulated by skipper Tim Paine after he took five wickets in India's first innings in the second cricket test between Australia and India in Perth, Australia, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018(AP)
Australia's Nathan Lyon, left, is congratulated by skipper Tim Paine after he took five wickets in India's first innings in the second cricket test between Australia and India in Perth, Australia, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018(AP)

Post-scandal Australia ‘grit’ hailed after ‘best win’ for decades

Perth | By AFP
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2018 12:49 PM IST
It has taken time and Paine, who has proven to be an exceptional wicketkeeper and a savvy captain, admitted that winning back faith and respect from fans and the media has been challenging.
New Zealand's batsman Tom Latham walks back to the pavilion at the end of team's first innings with 264 runs during day three of the first Test cricket match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka.(AFP)
New Zealand's batsman Tom Latham walks back to the pavilion at the end of team's first innings with 264 runs during day three of the first Test cricket match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka.(AFP)

Tom Latham equals Glenn Turner’s decades old record for New Zealand

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2018 04:31 PM IST
Tom Latham scored an unbeaten 264 as the hosts plundered runs upon runs in the first innings. New Zealand ending up with a score of 578, an overall lead of 296.
Mizo National Front chief Zoramthanga, who is set to return as Mizoram chief minister, at his home in Aizawl as the votes in the state assembly election were counted (HT Photo)(HT Photo)
Mizo National Front chief Zoramthanga, who is set to return as Mizoram chief minister, at his home in Aizawl as the votes in the state assembly election were counted (HT Photo)(HT Photo)

Mizoram election result: Zoramthanga set to return as CM after decade, lists prohibition as topmost priority

Hindustan Times, Aizawl | By Utpal Parashar
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2018 10:30 PM IST
Mizoram election result: Zoramthanga, who led his Mizo National Front back to power to the state after a decade in the opposition, has three main priority areas when he takes over as chief minister.
Austria is trying to free about 70 billion euros ($80 billion) of capital locked in a “golden cage” the country created a few decades ago.(File Photo/Representative Image)
Austria is trying to free about 70 billion euros ($80 billion) of capital locked in a “golden cage” the country created a few decades ago.(File Photo/Representative Image)

Austria may set free $80 billion locked in a ‘golden cage’ decades ago

By Bloomberg
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2018 04:51 PM IST
Created in 1993 to stop capital from fleeing, the Austrian trust variety known as Privatstiftung also attracted German wealth with its favorable tax rates and privacy.
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