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Ladakh stand-off: India, China continue to stand ground

By Rezaul Lashkar and Shishir Gupta, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2020 11:57 AM IST
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Residents living in the vicinity of the dumping ground in Phase 8B, Industrial Area, have been demanding that it be moved.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Residents living in the vicinity of the dumping ground in Phase 8B, Industrial Area, have been demanding that it be moved.(HT FILE PHOTO)

Shifting of Mohali dumping ground: MC chief told to appear before HC

Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent, Mohali
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 07:04 AM IST
The illegal dumping has become a bane of residents living hardly 50 metres from the dump....
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SUKHNA CATCHMENT AREA: Map demarcations were verified on ground by UT

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Munieshwer A Sagar, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2020 12:18 AM IST
Exercise was carried out last year, but findings have not been made public.
The Lalbaugchya Raja of Lalbaugh, Mumbai(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)
The Lalbaugchya Raja of Lalbaugh, Mumbai(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)

Recovering lost ground in Mumbai

Hindustan Times | By Jerry Pinto
PUBLISHED ON OCT 07, 2019 06:48 PM IST
The first weekend of October is celebrated as World Walking Day. An author writes about his favourite walk
Sharad Pawar started his visits to drought-hit areas across the state two days after the Lok Sabha results were announced on May 23.(Kunal Patil/HT Photo)
Sharad Pawar started his visits to drought-hit areas across the state two days after the Lok Sabha results were announced on May 23.(Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

NCP hits the ground running before Maharashtra assembly polls

Mumbai | By Ketaki Ghoge
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2019 07:45 AM IST
With an eye on the assembly polls due in October, NCP chief Sharad Pawar has been touring the state.
Donald Trump said he was “not talking boots on the ground” should military action be necessary against Iran. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Donald Trump said he was “not talking boots on the ground” should military action be necessary against Iran. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Trump says ‘not talking boots on the ground’ if action taken against Iran

WASHINGTON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2019 07:55 PM IST
The comments come just days after Trump cancelled air strikes minutes before impact, with allies warning that the increase in tensions since the United States pulled out of a nuclear pact with Iran last year could accidentally lead to war.
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)

Metro-6 in Mumbai to be at a height of 38m above ground

Hindustan Times | By Tanushree Venkatraman, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2019 12:08 AM IST
Part of the corridor to run above 3 stretches, including Metro-4 line, in Kanjurmarg
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to procure 27 walkie-talkie sets for its officials to tackle emergencies at Deonar dumping ground. (Kunal Patil/HT photo)
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to procure 27 walkie-talkie sets for its officials to tackle emergencies at Deonar dumping ground. (Kunal Patil/HT photo)

Walkie-talkie sets for BMC officials to tackle emergencies at Deonar dumping ground

Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2019 02:28 AM IST
According to the BMC, the walkie-talkies will be given to the officials concerned and engineers of the dumping ground so that they will be able to remain connected 24x7 in case of any untoward incident.
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has announced a “right to health” law that would provide medicines, diagnostics and treatment of some diseases free of cost to the people.(PTI File Photo)
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has announced a “right to health” law that would provide medicines, diagnostics and treatment of some diseases free of cost to the people.(PTI File Photo)

To regain lost ground, MP, Rajasthan govts plan a rights-based approach

Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Jaipur | By Punya Priya Mitra and Sachin Saini
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 07:25 AM IST
The Kamal Nath-led MP government plans to introduce “right to water” to ensure water once a day to all households. Similarly, Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has announced a “right to health” law that would provide medicines, diagnostics and treatment of some diseases free of cost to the people.
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) president Mayawati(PTI File Photo)
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) president Mayawati(PTI File Photo)

Mayawati to go solo in bypolls in a bid to regain lost ground

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rajesh Kumar Singh
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 09:37 AM IST
Mayawati’s decision has surprised political observers as she had taken a policy decision, after losing power in 2012, to not contest any by-poll and focus on Lok Sabha and assembly polls
File image of Bangladesh cricket team(AFP)
File image of Bangladesh cricket team(AFP)

ICC World Cup 2019: Bangladesh aim to break new ground at World Cup

Dhaka | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2019 09:31 AM IST
Mashrafe Mortaza’s side arrive in England confident of making the last four on the back of impressive form that marks them as a serious threat to the established order.
MCG commissioner Yashpal Yadav, however, said Ecogreen Energy had only been granted permission to use the site for waste collection.(HT Photo)
MCG commissioner Yashpal Yadav, however, said Ecogreen Energy had only been granted permission to use the site for waste collection.(HT Photo)

Residents raise a stink as waste concessionaire uses garbage collection point as dumping ground

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Prayag Arora Desai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 16, 2019 04:09 AM IST
The land belongs to the civic authority, confirmed a spokesperson for Ecogreen Energy, who said that the company has the MCG’s permission to dump there.
An unexpected delight at the Paving: The Way exhibition: peeks into tony Mumbai homes where cement tles were laid between 1920 and 1950. Most are still intact and as bright.(HT PHOTO)
An unexpected delight at the Paving: The Way exhibition: peeks into tony Mumbai homes where cement tles were laid between 1920 and 1950. Most are still intact and as bright.(HT PHOTO)

Mumbaiwale: A beautiful but too-short show about city tile design elevates the ground beneath our feet

Hindustan Times | By Rachel Lopez
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2019 07:14 AM IST
Take to the floor with Paving The Way, an exhibition of century-old tile designs from Bharat Flooring and Tiles’ archives
Liverpool's German manager Jurgen Klopp takes part in a team training session at Melwood in Liverpool, north west England on April 16, 2019, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League quarter second leg football match against FC Porto(AFP)
Liverpool's German manager Jurgen Klopp takes part in a team training session at Melwood in Liverpool, north west England on April 16, 2019, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League quarter second leg football match against FC Porto(AFP)

Klopp keeps Liverpool feet on ground before Porto return

Porto | By AFP
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2019 10:22 AM IST
The Reds travelled to northern Portugal in a strong position going into Wednesday’s second leg after a 2-0 win at Anfield last week, when Naby Keita and Roberto Firmino both scored.
RCB players AB de Villiers and Yuzvendra Chahal during a practice session(PTI)
RCB players AB de Villiers and Yuzvendra Chahal during a practice session(PTI)

IPL 2019, RCB vs MI: In a small ground like Chinnaswamy, every bowler under pressure - De Villiers

Bengaluru | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2019 09:22 AM IST
Bumrah’s participation is doubtful due to his shoulder injury but RCB’s senior-most batsman said that even if MI fields their strike bowler, there are no guarantees of a positive result
Dominating, intimidating men targeted and ridiculed her, making her life tough in the industry.(Photo: Dev Purbiya)
Dominating, intimidating men targeted and ridiculed her, making her life tough in the industry.(Photo: Dev Purbiya)

I stood my ground among bullies and harassers: Reshma Pathan

Hindustan Times | By Shara Prayag
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2019 04:48 PM IST
Reshma Pathan, the first Indian stuntwoman of Bollywood says that making a place for herself in the film industry was no less than a stunt itself.
Akshay Kumar on the ground during his fight with a BSF officer.
Akshay Kumar on the ground during his fight with a BSF officer.

Akshay Kumar visits BSF camp to promote Kesari, woman officer pins him to the ground in fight. See pics, video

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 04:56 PM IST
While promoting Kesari, Akshay Kumar visited a BSF camp where an officer got the better of him in a mock fight. Check out the video and pics.
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)

5 years on, all-women’s ground at Mumbra by this month-end

Hindustan Times | By Tanushree Venkatraman, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 12:20 AM IST
To ensure safety, the ground will also have security guards, will be well-lit with changing room facilities
Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah delivers speech during function in Srinagar on Thursday.(ANI)
Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah delivers speech during function in Srinagar on Thursday.(ANI)

Why didn’t PM Modi’s speech help, asks Omar Abdullah after 2 Kashmiris beaten in Lucknow

Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By Ashiq Hussain
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2019 10:05 PM IST
Omar Abdullah sought to know as to why PM Narendra Modi’s remark that “our fight is for Kashmir, not against Kashmiris” — made after reported harassment of Kashmiris following the Pulwama attack — was not having any impact on the ground.
College students block a highway to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Assam’s Dibrugarh on Saturday.(PTI Photo)
College students block a highway to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Assam’s Dibrugarh on Saturday.(PTI Photo)

Resistance of citizenship bill common ground to work together, say Congress, AGP in Assam

Guwahati | By Zia Haq
PUBLISHED ON JAN 13, 2019 07:13 AM IST
The open overtures from the Congress, including from former chief minister Tarun Gogoi, on at least two occasions, suggest possibilities of potential new political fronts in the future. At present, however, the common ground, leaders of both parties said, is limited to resisting the bill.
Robin Ren, vice president of sales at Tesla Inc., left, Elon Musk, chief executive officer, center, and Ying Yong, mayor of Shanghai, react during an event at the site of the company's manufacturing facility in Shanghai, China, on Monday.(Bloomberg)
Robin Ren, vice president of sales at Tesla Inc., left, Elon Musk, chief executive officer, center, and Ying Yong, mayor of Shanghai, react during an event at the site of the company's manufacturing facility in Shanghai, China, on Monday.(Bloomberg)

Sidestepping trade war, Elon Musk breaks ground on Tesla Shanghai plant

By Agency France Presse
PUBLISHED ON JAN 07, 2019 07:09 PM IST
The Tesla plant in a Shanghai suburb is Elon Musk’s biggest overseas move yet and will eventually have an annual production capacity of 500,000 vehicles
Patna: Mukesh Sahni, National President of the Vikasheel Insaan Party (VIP) raises hands with RJD's leader Tejashwi Yadav and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) leader Upendra Kushwaha after joining the grand alliance during a press conference in Patna.(HT File)
Patna: Mukesh Sahni, National President of the Vikasheel Insaan Party (VIP) raises hands with RJD's leader Tejashwi Yadav and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) leader Upendra Kushwaha after joining the grand alliance during a press conference in Patna.(HT File)

As Grand Alliance expands, Congress considers ceding some ground

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Subhash Pathak, Patna
PUBLISHED ON DEC 27, 2018 01:07 PM IST
Sources in the state Congress confided that the party might contest less number of seats than it had contested in 2014 polls
The Supreme Court reserved its verdict on a clutch of petitions seeking reconsideration by a seven-judge bench of its 2006 verdict in the M Nagraj case which had put conditions for granting quota benefits in job promotions to SC/ST employees.(HT File Photo)
The Supreme Court reserved its verdict on a clutch of petitions seeking reconsideration by a seven-judge bench of its 2006 verdict in the M Nagraj case which had put conditions for granting quota benefits in job promotions to SC/ST employees.(HT File Photo)

Need for quantifiable data for reservation: Supreme Court

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2018 11:07 PM IST
The Supreme Court observed that members of SC/ST communities were constitutionally presumed to be backward.
India's Swapna Barman celebrates after competing in the women's 800m heptathlon athletics event during the 2018 Asian Games.(AFP)
India's Swapna Barman celebrates after competing in the women's 800m heptathlon athletics event during the 2018 Asian Games.(AFP)

Asian Games 2018: Swapna Barman breaks new ground, becomes first Indian heptathlete to win gold

Jakarta | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2018 11:46 PM IST
Swapna Barman logged 6026 points from the seven events competed for two days. En route the title, she won the high jump (1003 points) and javelin throw (872 points) events and finished second-best in shot put (707 points) and long jump (865 points).
India head coach Ravi Shastri, left, speaks with Virat Kohli during the nets session.(AP)
India head coach Ravi Shastri, left, speaks with Virat Kohli during the nets session.(AP)

India vs England: Virat Kohli’s men hit the ground running ahead of Southampton Test

Hindustan Times, Southampton | By N Ananthanarayanan
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2018 09:38 PM IST
After spending a few days in London to savour that success which helped cut the series lead to 1-2, Virat Kohli and his team arrived in Southampton on Monday afternoon and straightaway hit the nets, with the team hotel at the other end of town overlooking the Southampton harbour.
A woman from Punjab, who got married to a Bihar resident in 2007, had levelled allegations of sodomy, forcible and oral sex and stated that these were the reasons she was forced to leave him. Forced sex in a marriage is not a criminal offence in India.(Representative image)
A woman from Punjab, who got married to a Bihar resident in 2007, had levelled allegations of sodomy, forcible and oral sex and stated that these were the reasons she was forced to leave him. Forced sex in a marriage is not a criminal offence in India.(Representative image)

Forcible, unnatural sex in marriage is cruelty, hence a ground for divorce: HC

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Surender Sharma
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2018 11:49 AM IST
The court said it is easy to level such allegations and even more difficult to prove them and, therefore, courts always have to be cautious while dealing with such allegations.
Gaurav Zagade (Blue shirt) in action at a chess tournament at Ganesh Kala Krida Manch in Pune.(RAVINDRA JOSHI/HT PHOTO)
Gaurav Zagade (Blue shirt) in action at a chess tournament at Ganesh Kala Krida Manch in Pune.(RAVINDRA JOSHI/HT PHOTO)

All-India chess tourney: Pune’s Gaurav loses his ground; slips to 7th place

Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2018 05:29 PM IST
At the tournament being held at Ganesh Kala Krida Hall, Swargate, Gaurav went down to Kolkata’s Grand Master (GM) Saptarshi Roy, who reached the top of the leader board with a clear lead of half a point over the rest of the players in the morning session. 
All-India Rankings 2017 released by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) had CoEP ranked 24, but this year it has slipped down to the 45th position.(HT Photo)
All-India Rankings 2017 released by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) had CoEP ranked 24, but this year it has slipped down to the 45th position.(HT Photo)

Why Pune’s engineering colleges losing ground in national education rankings 2018

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Ananya Barua
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2018 04:58 PM IST
All-India Rankings 2017 released by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF): CoEP ranked 24, but this year it has slipped down to the 45th position; Bharati Vidyapeeth College of Engineering, from rank 66 to 83; AIT, from rank 77 to rank 88. Maharashtra Institute of Technology (MIT), Pune , ranked 94 last year has been left out of the list this year, while Defence Institute of Advanced Technology is on the list at the 63rd rank 
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