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Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan were spotted together in Mumbai on Sunday.(Varinder Chawla)

Sara Ali Khan, Kartik Aaryan come together to dub for Love Aaj Kal sequel amid breakup rumours. See pics

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2019 01:30 PM IST
Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan have begun dubbing for their upcoming film, the yet-to-be untitled Love Aaj Kal sequel.
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The purpose of the visit is not to probe the coordinated bombings on April 21 that left 258 people dead, but to exchange information on suspects and about people based in Tamil Nadu and Kerala.(AFP)
The purpose of the visit is not to probe the coordinated bombings on April 21 that left 258 people dead, but to exchange information on suspects and about people based in Tamil Nadu and Kerala.(AFP)

NIA team in Sri Lanka to probe Indian link to Easter blasts

By Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2019 07:57 AM IST
It will exchange info on people based in TN, Kerala who are likely have links with the National Towheed Jamaath, the group blamed for the attack.
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The Sri Lankan army chief has said that some of the people who carried out the April 21 serial bombings had travelled to Kashmir and Kerala to possibly be part of terrorism training activities.(AFP)
The Sri Lankan army chief has said that some of the people who carried out the April 21 serial bombings had travelled to Kashmir and Kerala to possibly be part of terrorism training activities.(AFP)

‘Easter bombers visited Kashmir, Kerala for training’: Sri Lanka army chief

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2020 05:30 PM IST
For the record, Indian intelligence alerted Sri Lankan police and security agencies on April 4, 10, 16, 20 and two hours before the multiple suicide bombings on April 21, the last with the names of three churches under imminent bombing threat.
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Police Thursday night released the names and pictures of three men and three women and sought information regarding them from the public.(Twitter/Sri Lanka police)
Police Thursday night released the names and pictures of three men and three women and sought information regarding them from the public.(Twitter/Sri Lanka police)

Sri Lanka releases pictures of 6 suspects, including 3 women, as police intensifies search ops

By Press Trust of India | Colombo
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 08:36 AM IST
Nine suicide bombers, believed to be the members of local Islamist extremist group called National Thowheed Jamath (NTJ), carried out a series of devastating blasts that tore through three churches and three luxury hotels on Easter Sunday.
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Teachers hold candles as they pray for the victims of Sri Lanka's serial bomb blasts, Ahmedabad, April 22, 2019(REUTERS)
Teachers hold candles as they pray for the victims of Sri Lanka's serial bomb blasts, Ahmedabad, April 22, 2019(REUTERS)

Lanka attacks: S Asian nations must join hands against terror

By SD Muni
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 06:13 PM IST
This cooperation must extend beyond counterterrorism efforts and fight all kinds of religious radicalisation
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The attacks by suicide bombers, which killed 310, had all the hallmarks of the IS that has targeted Christians on their holy days, experts and security officials said.(AFP)
The attacks by suicide bombers, which killed 310, had all the hallmarks of the IS that has targeted Christians on their holy days, experts and security officials said.(AFP)

Second team of NTJ terrorists ready for bombing, Indian officials tell Lanka

By Shishir Gupta, Neeraj Chauhan and Sudhi Ranjan Sen | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2020 02:34 PM IST
India is helping Sri Lanka probe the attacks with “technical and intelligence” support, and Indian security agencies are watching a Tamil Naidu-based cleric, officials said.
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Pakistani members of civil society hold candles to pay tribute to the Sri Lankan blasts victims during a vigil in Lahore.(AFP)
Pakistani members of civil society hold candles to pay tribute to the Sri Lankan blasts victims during a vigil in Lahore.(AFP)

Analysis: Complacency of peace, communication failure led to Lanka bombings

By Padma Rao Sundarji | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 12:06 AM IST
On Sunday evening, a shaken Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe confirmed that ‘(prior) information (about the strike) was there’ but that it had not reached him and other ministers.
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Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 21, 2019.(Reuters Photo)
Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 21, 2019.(Reuters Photo)

4 JD(S) workers touring Colombo dead, 3 missing after Sri Lanka blasts

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2019 01:29 PM IST
The Sri Lankan authorities have arrested 24 people from the minority Muslim community in connection with the multiple blasts that rocked the island nation on Sunday.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking re-nomination from Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency, will file his nomination papers on April 26.(ANI Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking re-nomination from Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency, will file his nomination papers on April 26.(ANI Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: PM Narendra Modi’s Kashi road show on April 25, to file nomination papers next day

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Varanasi
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2019 09:10 AM IST
Voting in parliamentary seats in eastern UP is scheduled in the sixth and the seventh phase falling on May 12 and May 19 respectively.
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A photo from French photographer Vasantha Yoganathan’s exhibition(Jhaveri Contemporary)
A photo from French photographer Vasantha Yoganathan’s exhibition(Jhaveri Contemporary)

In poll season, we seek wisdom in art

By Deepanjana Pal | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAR 23, 2019 11:47 PM IST
These works explore ideas that occupy important positions in politics and offer perspectives on the current socio-political scenario
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Congress President Rahul Gandhi with party general secretaries Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia during a roadshow, in Lucknow.(PTI photo)
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with party general secretaries Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia during a roadshow, in Lucknow.(PTI photo)

Rahul Gandhi by her side, Priyanka launches ‘Mission UP’ with mammoth roadshow

By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2019 06:55 PM IST
On Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s first visit to Uttar Pradesh since her appointment as a general secretary of the party, the grand old party went into an overdrive to hail her plunge into active politics.
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Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Surendra Singh has compared Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to Ravana and Surpanakha, the characters from the Hindu epic Ramayana.(HT file photo)
Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Surendra Singh has compared Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to Ravana and Surpanakha, the characters from the Hindu epic Ramayana.(HT file photo)

BJP leader calls Rahul Gandhi Ravana, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Surpanakha

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Varanasi
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 03:22 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Surendra Singh, who represents the Bairia assembly constituency in Ballia district, also called Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lord Ram.
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Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court on Friday reserved its verdict on a bunch of petitions against President Maithripala Sirisena’s controversial decisions to dissolve Parliament.(REUTERS)
Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court on Friday reserved its verdict on a bunch of petitions against President Maithripala Sirisena’s controversial decisions to dissolve Parliament.(REUTERS)

Lanka crisis: Supreme Court reserves verdict on petitions against Sirisena’s decision to dissolve Parliament

By Press Trust of India | Colombo
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2018 11:33 PM IST
The island nation has been in a political crisis since October 26 when Sirisena removed Wickremesinghe and installed ex-strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa in his place.
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Sri Lankan strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sunday ended his five-decade-long association with the SLFP and joined the newly-formed SLPP.(REUTERS)
Sri Lankan strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sunday ended his five-decade-long association with the SLFP and joined the newly-formed SLPP.(REUTERS)

Ahead of snap polls in Sri Lanka, Rajapaksa ends 50-year association with Sirisena’s party

By Press Trust of India | Colombo
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2018 05:31 PM IST
Sri Lankan strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed prime minister in a controversial move by President Maithripala Sirisena, on Sunday ended his five-decade-long association with the SLFP and joined the newly-formed Sri Lanka People’s Party (SLPP).
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Buddhist monk Lanka Ananda Theo said that in 25 years, he has seen Mumbai go from a city with time and space for leisure, to a city where people never seem to have five minutes to spare.(PRATIK CHORGE/HT PHOTO)
Buddhist monk Lanka Ananda Theo said that in 25 years, he has seen Mumbai go from a city with time and space for leisure, to a city where people never seem to have five minutes to spare.(PRATIK CHORGE/HT PHOTO)

‘Mumbai a city where people never seem to have five minutes to spare’

By Yesha Kotak | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2018 12:35 PM IST
A monk who spent his childhood in Mumbai talks about why he returned to the city from Sri Lanka after completing his monastic studies.
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