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The Pachpadra refinery is being jointly developed by HPCL Rajasthan Refinery Limited (HRRL) -- 74:26 joint venture between HPCL and the government of Rajasthan.(Sonu Mehta/HT file photo)
The Pachpadra refinery is being jointly developed by HPCL Rajasthan Refinery Limited (HRRL) -- 74:26 joint venture between HPCL and the government of Rajasthan.(Sonu Mehta/HT file photo)
Updated on Jan 29, 2021 01:20 PM IST
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‘Hostility between govt, Opposition hampers House’: Ex-vice president Ansari

  • In his soon-to-be-released memoir, By Many a Happy Accident, Ansari said he never allowed the passage of a bill in the event of a commotion in the House.
Open communication between the government and the Opposition is the prerequisite of parliamentary democracy, Ansari said. (PTI File)
Open communication between the government and the Opposition is the prerequisite of parliamentary democracy, Ansari said. (PTI File)
Published on Jan 29, 2021 04:09 AM IST
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BySunetra Choudhury, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

When Parliament makes bad laws, judges do lawmakers’ job: Hamid Ansari

Addressing an event here, he also said that good laws are made when Parliament and assemblies are not called to endorse the views of the ruler of the day.
Hamid Ansari lamented that Parliament and assembly sessions have become more of a “ritual”.(HT Photo)
Hamid Ansari lamented that Parliament and assembly sessions have become more of a “ritual”.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jan 19, 2020 10:03 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

‘Like my mother’, says Indian man Sushma Swaraj helped bring back from Pak

Ansari had entered Pakistan on November 12, 2012, to meet a woman whom he had befriended on social media.
The 33-year-old was arrested in November 2012 and handed a three-year sentence in 2015 for possessing a fake Pakistani identity card.(ANI image)
The 33-year-old was arrested in November 2012 and handed a three-year sentence in 2015 for possessing a fake Pakistani identity card.(ANI image)
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 02:28 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

In the cause of peace, Kulbhushan Jadhav must not die

His hanging will not serve any end of justice. But such an act will definitely mutilate the ends of peace
Judges at the International Court of Justice during the final hearing in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case in the Hague, the Netherlands, February 18(REUTERS)
Judges at the International Court of Justice during the final hearing in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case in the Hague, the Netherlands, February 18(REUTERS)
Updated on Feb 25, 2019 08:14 AM IST
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Government failed to help farmers: P Chidambaram

The former Union finance minister, who heads the manifesto committee of the Congress, said his party was not just promising jobs but will also come up with a plan on how these would be created.
The Centre has failed to help farmers and has instead instilled a climate of fear in the country, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said. (Photo by Raj K Raj/ Hindustan Times)(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
The Centre has failed to help farmers and has instead instilled a climate of fear in the country, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said. (Photo by Raj K Raj/ Hindustan Times)(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 08, 2019 11:45 PM IST
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‘Couldn’t meet SRK, will return’: Pak national sent back after 19-month jail

The two were handed over to Pakistan Rangers by the officials of the Border Security Force at 2:20 pm at Wagah border. Warsi went back after a 10-year jail term in Bhopal and Shah was in jail for 19 months in Amritsar.
Two Pakistani nationals,(HT Photo)
Two Pakistani nationals,(HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 26, 2018 06:34 PM IST
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Amritsar/Bhopal | ByAnil Sharma and Punya Priya Mitra

Pakistan ordeal over, now to better future: Hamid Ansari

Ansari was arrested on November 14, 2012. “Travel without a visa and trusting wrong people were my mistakes. The ‘friends’ and the woman testified for him in court, proved he was only guilty of entering illegally.”
Hamid Ansari and his family reach at Mumbai International Airport,Andheri in Mumbai(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
Hamid Ansari and his family reach at Mumbai International Airport,Andheri in Mumbai(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
Published on Dec 22, 2018 12:49 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByYesha Kotak

Don’t fall in love on Facebook, says Indian national Hamid Ansari who spent 6 years in Pakistani jail

It was on Facebook that Hamid Ansari fell in love with a girl from Pakistan, went there to prevent her ‘forced’ marriage and before he could meet her, was arrested and jailed.
Having spent almost six years in a Pakistani jail, software engineer Hamid Nihal Ansari’s advice to youth is simple: Don’t fall in love over Facebook.(PTI)
Having spent almost six years in a Pakistani jail, software engineer Hamid Nihal Ansari’s advice to youth is simple: Don’t fall in love over Facebook.(PTI)
Updated on Dec 21, 2018 11:25 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByYesha Kotak

Woman for whom Indian techie Hamid Ansari sneaked into Pakistan testified in court to clear his name

The woman Indian national Hamid Nehal Ansari sneaked into Pakistan to meet testified in a Pakistani court in an effort to clear him though the two never got a chance to meet.
Hamid Ansari, 33, was arrested in Pakistan in 2012 for illegally entering the country from Afghanistan to meet the woman he befriended online.(PTI)
Hamid Ansari, 33, was arrested in Pakistan in 2012 for illegally entering the country from Afghanistan to meet the woman he befriended online.(PTI)
Updated on Dec 20, 2018 10:59 PM IST
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Learnt 3 lessons from time in Pak jail, says Hamid Ansari on return to Mumbai

Hamid Ansari reached Mumbai on Thursday. Ansari (33), a software engineer, was arrested in Pakistan in 2012 for illegally entering the country from Afghanistan, reportedly to meet a girl he had befriended online.
Hamid Nihal Ansari, who returned to India after spending six years in a Pakistani jail, at Mumbai airport on Thursday where he was welcomed by friends and family.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT photo)
Hamid Nihal Ansari, who returned to India after spending six years in a Pakistani jail, at Mumbai airport on Thursday where he was welcomed by friends and family.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT photo)
Updated on Dec 20, 2018 02:16 PM IST
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‘Meri madam mahaan’: Freed Indian Hamid Ansari, his mother meet Sushma Swaraj

Hamid Ansari had entered Pakistan on November 12, 2012, to meet a woman whom he had befriended on social media. The 33-year-old was arrested in November 2012 and handed a three-year sentence in 2015 for possessing a fake Pakistani identity card.
Hamid Ansari, who was released by Pakistan on Tuesday, met external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on December 19.(ANI Photo/ Twitter)
Hamid Ansari, who was released by Pakistan on Tuesday, met external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on December 19.(ANI Photo/ Twitter)
Updated on Dec 19, 2018 10:38 PM IST
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Feels good to be back home: Freed Indian Hamid Ansari after reaching Delhi

Hamid Ansari had entered Pakistan on November 12, 2012, to meet a woman whom he had befriended on social media.
Hamid Ansari, who spent years in jail on charges of spying and was released by Pakistan on Tuesday, has reached New Delhi, reports news agency ANI.(ANI Photo)
Hamid Ansari, who spent years in jail on charges of spying and was released by Pakistan on Tuesday, has reached New Delhi, reports news agency ANI.(ANI Photo)
Updated on Dec 19, 2018 08:30 AM IST
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Day of celebration for family as Indian techie Hamid Ansari is home after six years in Pakistani jail

Hamid Nehal Ansari (33) was repatriated on Tuesday after spending six years in a Pakistani jail. A military court had tried Ansari on charges of espionage and sentenced him to three-year imprisonment in December 2015.
Hamid Nehal Ansari being embraced by her mother Fauzia after crossing into India through the Attari border.(PTI)
Hamid Nehal Ansari being embraced by her mother Fauzia after crossing into India through the Attari border.(PTI)
Published on Dec 18, 2018 10:26 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Attari | ByAnil Sharma

Freed Indian Hamid Ansari reaches Attari after six years in Pakistani jail, family says time for celebration

Hamid Nehal Ansari, who spent six years at Peshawar Central Jail after he was arrested on November 14, 2012, and sentenced to three years in jail in December 2015, was brought to the Wagah border where he crossed over to the Indian side around 5.30 pm today.
Hamid Ansari (wearing a cap), a teacher at the Mumbai Management College, had entered Pakistan on November 12, 2012, to meet a woman whom he had befriended on social media.(HT Photo)
Hamid Ansari (wearing a cap), a teacher at the Mumbai Management College, had entered Pakistan on November 12, 2012, to meet a woman whom he had befriended on social media.(HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 18, 2018 07:11 PM IST
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Activist Jatin Desai at Wagah to receive Indian Hamid Ansari freed by Pakistan

Pakistan claims that Indian national Hamid Nehal Ansari was an “Indian spy who had illegally entered Pakistan and was involved in anti-state crimes and forging documents
Hamid Ansari, 33, a Mumbai resident, was released from a Pakistani jail on Tuesday to be repatriated to India, six years after he was detained by intelligence agencies(Facebook/Hamid Nehal Ansari)
Hamid Ansari, 33, a Mumbai resident, was released from a Pakistani jail on Tuesday to be repatriated to India, six years after he was detained by intelligence agencies(Facebook/Hamid Nehal Ansari)
Updated on Dec 18, 2018 05:21 PM IST
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Mumbai | ByPress Trust of India

Pakistan releases Indian national Hamid Ansari after 6 years in jail, expected to cross Wagah border soon

The 33-year-old was arrested by intelligence agencies in Pakistan in 2012 after he allegedly entered northwest Pakistan illegally to meet a woman he befriended online.
Hamid Nehal Ansari, an Indian national who spent three years in a Pakistani jail on charges of espionage after being arrested in 2012, will be back home on Tuesday.(Facebook/Hamid Nehal Ansari)
Hamid Nehal Ansari, an Indian national who spent three years in a Pakistani jail on charges of espionage after being arrested in 2012, will be back home on Tuesday.(Facebook/Hamid Nehal Ansari)
Updated on Dec 18, 2018 01:33 PM IST
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St Edward’s School in Shimla is the beacon of knowledge

The 93-year-old school has produced alumni that have made a name for themselves; boys were taught to be gentlemen in true sense.
Established in 1925 by Irish Chritian brothers, St Edward’s School, Shimla. has maintained high educational standards over the years.(Deepak Sansta/HT)
Established in 1925 by Irish Chritian brothers, St Edward’s School, Shimla. has maintained high educational standards over the years.(Deepak Sansta/HT)
Updated on Oct 22, 2018 11:14 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Shimla | ByAishwarya Khosla

Legal system recognises each community can have its own rules: Hamid Ansari on Sharia courts

Former vice president Hamid Ansari said law recognises that each community can have its own rules and added that people are confusing social practices with legal systems.
Former vice president Hamid Ansari said law recognises that each community can have its own rules.(HT Photo)
Former vice president Hamid Ansari said law recognises that each community can have its own rules.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 13, 2018 12:17 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

India feared turning into illiberal democracy, says Hamid Ansari

Former vice-president M Hamid Ansari, in an interview to a news channel, says India is feared to be turned into an illiberal, majoritarian democracy where religious minorities would not be equal citizens but on sufferance.
File photo of former vice-president Hamid Ansari.(PTI photo)
File photo of former vice-president Hamid Ansari.(PTI photo)
Updated on Jul 12, 2018 11:55 PM IST
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PM Modi’s remarks at my farewell considered departure from accepted practice: Hamid Ansari

Former vice president Hamid Ansari said that PM Modi’s complements at his farewell hinted at what he perceived to be a certain inclination in Ansari’s approach for having spent a good part of his professional tenure as a diplomat in Muslim lands.
In his last interview before he demitted office, former vice president Hamid Ansari had pointed out that Muslims in the country were experiencing a “feeling of unease”.(PTI File Photo)
In his last interview before he demitted office, former vice president Hamid Ansari had pointed out that Muslims in the country were experiencing a “feeling of unease”.(PTI File Photo)
Updated on Jul 08, 2018 07:01 PM IST
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Press Trust of India, New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

Inventors trying to go back and ‘rewrite’ history, says Hamid Ansari

“History cannot be changed,” former vice president Hamid Ansari said at the launch of a book on Jawaharlal Nehru.
Former vice-president Hamid Ansari during the book launch of 'Jawaharlal Nehru' an illustrated biography by A Gopanna, in New Delhi, on Sunday.(PTI)
Former vice-president Hamid Ansari during the book launch of 'Jawaharlal Nehru' an illustrated biography by A Gopanna, in New Delhi, on Sunday.(PTI)
Updated on May 27, 2018 05:37 PM IST
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Press Trust of India, New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

AMU students re-invite Hamid Ansari

The students’ union of Aligarh Muslim University has again invited former vice-president of India, Hamid Ansari for delivering a lecture at the university. Student leaders also want to confer him with lifetime membership of the students’ union.
AMUSU president Mashkoor Ahmad Usmani at former vice president, Hamid Ansari’s residence in Delhi on Saturday to extend an invitation.(HT Photo)
AMUSU president Mashkoor Ahmad Usmani at former vice president, Hamid Ansari’s residence in Delhi on Saturday to extend an invitation.(HT Photo)
Published on May 21, 2018 11:53 AM IST
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