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Ice cream vendors at India Gate say they have stocked up on cold treats, but regulars aren’t turning up like previous years.(Photo: Manoj Verma/HT)

Ice cream craze melts at India Gate this winter: Denizens fear Covid, vendors miss regulars

Hindustan Times | By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 06, 2021 01:08 PM IST
A winter ritual for many Delhiites has been to head to India Gate for an ice cream in the chilly weather, but vendors say that’s not the case amid the pandemic this time around.
Residents of the Capital made laudable efforts to help the needy amid the pandemic, and helped restore the faith in humanity.(Photo: Raj K Raj/HT)
Residents of the Capital made laudable efforts to help the needy amid the pandemic, and helped restore the faith in humanity.(Photo: Raj K Raj/HT)

Delhi shows its heart: How acts of kindness touched our lives amid pandemic

Hindustan Times | By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2021 02:32 AM IST
From Delhi Police’s efforts to curb the pandemic to people feeding animals during the lockdown, the resident of the Capital let hope and humanity prevail in 2020.

HT reviewer Chintan Girish Modi picks his favourite reads of 2020

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 05:01 PM IST
No catering to clichés: An author’s honest exploration of her struggles with mental health
Carla and Arjun strike a pose exclusively for this column for HT Brunch(Kevin Nunes)
Carla and Arjun strike a pose exclusively for this column for HT Brunch(Kevin Nunes)

“If you can survive the lockdown with someone, marry them!” say Arjun Kanungo and Carla Dennis

Hindustan Times | By Karishma Kuenzang
PUBLISHED ON DEC 13, 2020 08:05 AM IST
The newly-engaged Mumbai couple talk about their wedding plans, working out together and Carla’s relationship rule they both abide by
Bride and groom wearing face masks have been a common sight at weddings during the pandemic.(Photo: Sameer Sehgal/HT (Photo for representational purpose only))
Bride and groom wearing face masks have been a common sight at weddings during the pandemic.(Photo: Sameer Sehgal/HT (Photo for representational purpose only))

No big fat Delhi wedding: Wedding industry wary of 50 guest cap, again

Hindustan Times | By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2020 02:05 PM IST
As Covid-19 cases rise in the Capital, Delhi government has reimposed restriction on the number of guests at weddings, much to the dismay of people in the wedding industry.
(Representational Image/HT File)
(Representational Image/HT File)

From reporting on the pandemic to suffering from Covid

Hindustan Times/Srinagar | By Mir Ehsan, Srinagar
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 06:52 PM IST
A scribe’s first-person account: Changes are evident in the doctors and paramedics approach as were seen actively engaging with patients, five months ago they were hesitant of interacting with patients least they contracted the deadly infection
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a police officer for a rapid antigen test.(Reuters Photo)
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a police officer for a rapid antigen test.(Reuters Photo)

Covid 19 cases, fatalities rise in Rajkot, triggering self-imposed lockdown

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By Jaykishan Sharma | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2020 09:25 PM IST
Rajkot officials have denied there was any attempt to hide real death figures due to Covid 19.
Migrant workers trying to board an overcrowded bus on the first day of the lockdown in Patna on March 23, 2020.(Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Migrant workers trying to board an overcrowded bus on the first day of the lockdown in Patna on March 23, 2020.(Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times)

Lockdown Diaries: The importance of human company by Biswadeep Ghosh

Hindustan Times | By Biswadeep Ghosh
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2020 06:29 PM IST
Enforced isolation has made the writer resolve to be more outgoing once the lockdown has been lifted
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Haryana to ready special hospitals for Covid treatment: Vij

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Ambala
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2020 12:58 AM IST
The word lynch has sadly been heard again in Delhi as violence claimed 53 lives two weeks ago.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
The word lynch has sadly been heard again in Delhi as violence claimed 53 lives two weeks ago.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Shashi Tharoor’s Word of The Week: Lynch

Hindustan Times | By Shashi Tharoor
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2020 01:13 PM IST
Though ‘lynching’ is always illegal, perpetrators often escape justice
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Australia head coach Justin Langer during the press conference.(Action Images via Reuters)
Australia head coach Justin Langer during the press conference.(Action Images via Reuters)

Justin Langer gives Australian training cap to 80-year-old fan - Watch

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2020 08:15 AM IST
CA said that Dean is a victim of the bushfires that have been raging across the Australian sate of New South Wales since Monday and has claimed seven lives and destroyed 200 homes.
In September, the L&T had claimed that an additional workforce of 150 men had joined the team to meet the new deadline.(HT PHOTO)
In September, the L&T had claimed that an additional workforce of 150 men had joined the team to meet the new deadline.(HT PHOTO)

Bad weather, lack of facilities halt night work on Kharar flyover

Hindustan Times, Mohali | By Idrees Bukhtiyar, Mohali
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2019 10:23 PM IST
The National Highway-21 connects Chandigarh with parts of Punjab, besides Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh
BCCI President-designate Sourav Ganguly(PTI)
BCCI President-designate Sourav Ganguly(PTI)

Abhijit Banerjee’s achievement much bigger: Sourav Ganguly

Kolkata | By PTI
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2019 09:19 AM IST
Banerjee, who is a teacher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Monday became the eighth Indian to get the award and was jointly chosen the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize winner along with Esther Duflo.
Indiana Pacers player Amida Brimah trains ahead of their match against Sacramento Kings for the NBA India Games 2019 in Mumbai.(AP)
Indiana Pacers player Amida Brimah trains ahead of their match against Sacramento Kings for the NBA India Games 2019 in Mumbai.(AP)

NBA all set to woo India fans in Mumbai

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By B Shrikant
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2019 10:26 PM IST
Despite that the NBA India Games—two pre-season matches involving Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers here on Friday and Saturday—have a special significance as it is the first time it is being held in India.
The “Ideal Palace” was created by Ferdinand Cheval in his home town of Hauterives south of the city of Lyon.(Palais Idéal Du Facteur Cheval/Instagram)
The “Ideal Palace” was created by Ferdinand Cheval in his home town of Hauterives south of the city of Lyon.(Palais Idéal Du Facteur Cheval/Instagram)

‘Ideal Palace’ still delivers on French postman’s dream

Hauterives, France | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 02:12 PM IST
Cheval created the monument by hand, picking up stones especially oddly shaped ones on his postal rounds and elsewhere over a period of 33 years from 1879 to 1912.
Sushma Swaraj died in New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after she suffered a massive cardiac arrest late on Tuesday.(Sonu Mehta/ HT PHOTO.)
Sushma Swaraj died in New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after she suffered a massive cardiac arrest late on Tuesday.(Sonu Mehta/ HT PHOTO.)

Chandigarh mourns Sushma Swaraj, recalls her journey to greatness

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Vivek Gupta
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 05:12 PM IST
After her schooling in her home town in Haryana’s Ambala district, she enrolled for a three-year law degree at Chandigarh’s Punjab University (PU) in 1970.
The accused first tried to smother the victim and then they stabbed him in his neck and slashed his throat.(Representative Image)
The accused first tried to smother the victim and then they stabbed him in his neck and slashed his throat.(Representative Image)

20-year-old woman, boyfriend kill her husband in Panvel home; held

Hindustan Times, Navi Mumbai | By Pranab Jyoti Bhuyan
PUBLISHED ON JUL 24, 2019 03:18 PM IST
The police have booked Preeti Rathod and Gaurav Singh Gaud under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). The duo have been remanded in police custody till July 27.
The body of the 20-year-old victim, Meenakshi Brijesh Chaurasiya, was found the morning after the murder.(HT FILE)
The body of the 20-year-old victim, Meenakshi Brijesh Chaurasiya, was found the morning after the murder.(HT FILE)

Mumbai man stabs pregnant daughter to death for marrying against his wishes

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Pratik Salunke, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2019 10:00 AM IST
Rajkumar Chaurasiya killed daughter fearing taunts from people in home town: Police
Television actors share how they plan to celebrate Eid this year.
Television actors share how they plan to celebrate Eid this year.

Eid Mubarak, say TV stars as they go down memory lane

Hindustan Times | By HTC
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 03:57 PM IST
Eidi, sheer kurma, biryani and new clothes — actors go back to what Eid meant back in childhood and talk about how the way they celebrate has changed after they joined showbiz
DCP Misra said the girl’s mother lives with her four children in their rented room in Budh Vihar. Her husband had abandoned the family three years ago and the woman works as a domestic help.(HT Photo)
DCP Misra said the girl’s mother lives with her four children in their rented room in Budh Vihar. Her husband had abandoned the family three years ago and the woman works as a domestic help.(HT Photo)

Delhi man kidnaps girl to force her mother to marry him, nabbed

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 07:35 AM IST
Police said the man, identified by his single name Kamlesh, was taking the girl to his home town in Mahoba after kidnapping her from outside her home on Sunday afternoon.
Plans to sell and buy properties at your convenience may not work.(HT File Photo)
Plans to sell and buy properties at your convenience may not work.(HT File Photo)

Home call: To buy or rent?

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Vivina Vishwanathan
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2019 11:06 AM IST
A dream home may be on top of your to-do list, but you should factor in job transferability, loan and affordability before making a decision
Restrictions were imposed in several parts of Srinagar while the administration closed schools and colleges to prevent a 2016-like situation.(HT Photo)
Restrictions were imposed in several parts of Srinagar while the administration closed schools and colleges to prevent a 2016-like situation.(HT Photo)

Musa killing: Curfew in parts of Kashmir as protests break out

Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By Ashiq Hussain
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 12:15 AM IST
Musa, who was instrumental in setting up an Al Qaeda affiliate, Ansar Gazwat-ul-Hind in India, had been on the radar of security forces, according to the police.
A poster bearing a photo of Brazilian's F1 driver Ayrton Senna signed by fans is displayed during a ceremony.(AFP)
A poster bearing a photo of Brazilian's F1 driver Ayrton Senna signed by fans is displayed during a ceremony.(AFP)

‘Senna Day’ held in Brazil on 25th anniversary of F1 great’s death

Sao Paulo | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2019 09:36 PM IST
The event began with a fun run around the famous circuit in Sao Paulo where the three-time world champion had twice tasted victory at the Brazilian Grand Prix in front of his adoring public in 1991 and 1993.
Talha Mannan, a student pursuing bachelor’s degree in education. He says all he expects from the government is food clothing and shelter.(HT Photo)
Talha Mannan, a student pursuing bachelor’s degree in education. He says all he expects from the government is food clothing and shelter.(HT Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: ‘My leader should not spread poison’, says first time voter

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neyaz Farooquee
PUBLISHED ON APR 22, 2019 07:32 AM IST
Mannan’s line of study isn’t accidental. He is worried about how India’s education system functions. Mannan wants to pursue policy research in the education sector, and his area of interest is the primary level of education.
The NRI Coastal police reunited a two-and-a -half-year-old boy with his family on the same day he was abducted from outside his house in Ulwe.(AFP File Photo)
The NRI Coastal police reunited a two-and-a -half-year-old boy with his family on the same day he was abducted from outside his house in Ulwe.(AFP File Photo)

Boy abducted from Ulwe found within 4 hours of filing complaint

Hindustan Times, Navi Mumbai | By Padmja Sinha
PUBLISHED ON MAR 25, 2019 06:55 AM IST
Based on the complainant filed by Haseena Abdul Sheikh, 25, a resident of Ulwe, the Ulwe police formed several teams around 3pm to trace her son.

YSRCP first list for LS polls out

Vijaywada | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 18, 2019 12:05 AM IST
The party will field V Chandramouli, a retired backward class bureaucrat against chief minister
Six-year-old Suraj, the first patient at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research .(HT Photo)
Six-year-old Suraj, the first patient at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research .(HT Photo)

PGI’s first live donor liver recipient dies

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Tanbir Dhaliwal
UPDATED ON FEB 16, 2019 07:07 AM IST
Suraj, from Jharkhand, was suffering from end stage liver disease when the transplant was done on January 24 this year .
General view of a tribute inside the stadium in memory of Emiliano Sala(REUTERS)
General view of a tribute inside the stadium in memory of Emiliano Sala(REUTERS)

Cardiff City manager to attend Sala funeral: Club

London | By AFP
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2019 07:19 PM IST
The 28-year-old had signed for Cardiff City and was flying to his new team from his old club Nantes in France when his light aircraft went missing over the Channel on January 21.
Kannada writer-lyricist Jayant Kaikini’s book of short stories, “No Presents Please: Mumbai Stories”, translated into English by Tejaswani Niranjana, won the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2018 on January 25.(HT Photo)
Kannada writer-lyricist Jayant Kaikini’s book of short stories, “No Presents Please: Mumbai Stories”, translated into English by Tejaswani Niranjana, won the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2018 on January 25.(HT Photo)

‘Regional languages a treasure house of experiential wisdom’

New Delhi | By Vanita Srivastava
PUBLISHED ON FEB 04, 2019 01:22 AM IST
Starting from the age of 19, Kaikini has won many prizes, including the Karnataka Sahitya Akademi Award in 1974 for his debut book of poems.
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