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Very few people are able to concentrate on the present moment. Mind wandering has become quite an ailment these days.(Shutterstock)

Random Forays: Raising the levels of our consciousness

By Vivek Atray | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2020 09:32 PM IST
Relationships do occupy a large portion of our thought space, as do sundry other people. But a larger number of thoughts centre around worries and fears
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Gone also are the days when the usually correct Doordarshan news bulletins would inform us without ever even pretending to entertain us.(HT Photo/For representation only)
Gone also are the days when the usually correct Doordarshan news bulletins would inform us without ever even pretending to entertain us.(HT Photo/For representation only)

Random Forays: We have to compel the media to change

By Vivek Atray | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 10:55 PM IST
It is a well-known fact that a large section of the mass media, particularly the electronic media, has gone berserk in seeking narrow gains, thereby forsaking larger objectives that should be its focus
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The absence of a scientific understanding of the virus and the need for physical distancing could accentuate the crisis(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
The absence of a scientific understanding of the virus and the need for physical distancing could accentuate the crisis(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)

The (un)scientific temper of India | Opinion

By Prajval Shastri & Sharachchandra Lele
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2020 08:39 PM IST
Despite embracing advanced technologies, Indians are unable to think scientifically
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‘Gen-next needs to be patient’

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2019 02:24 PM IST
Success has become an obsession with people of all ages nowadays.
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Geeta Gangwani, principal, Bal Bharati Public School, Rohini(HT)
Geeta Gangwani, principal, Bal Bharati Public School, Rohini(HT)

Guruvani: ‘Success is the result of passion for work’

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2019 07:01 AM IST
This forum provides school principals/ teachers a chance to share their views and insights on a wide range of issues with students .
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Data released by the varsity show that BCom continues to be the most popular course at the varsity, with 2.16 lakh applications for the course.(HT Photo)
Data released by the varsity show that BCom continues to be the most popular course at the varsity, with 2.16 lakh applications for the course.(HT Photo)

Applications for Mumbai University courses dip; BCom remains favourite

By Musab Qazi | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2019 12:17 AM IST
This year, the MU saw 2.62 lakh unique applications for such courses, down from 2.75 lakh applications last year and 3.32 lakh applications in 2017-18
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World Book Day is celebrated worldwide on April 23.(Unsplash)
World Book Day is celebrated worldwide on April 23.(Unsplash)

World Book Day 2019: Theme, what is the purpose and who started it

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 08:11 AM IST
World Book Day is celebrated worldwide to recognise the scope of books which are seen as a link between the past and the future, a bridge between cultures and generations.
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A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra gave the last opportunity by granting one more week to the remaining states and UTs to do the needful and warned them that any default would be viewed seriously and their home secretaries will have to appear personally before it.(HT File Photo)
A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra gave the last opportunity by granting one more week to the remaining states and UTs to do the needful and warned them that any default would be viewed seriously and their home secretaries will have to appear personally before it.(HT File Photo)

Supreme Court gives states a week’s time to comply with order on lynching

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2018 09:28 PM IST
A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra gave the last opportunity by granting one more week to the remaining states and UTs to do the needful.
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The university’s decision to delay the summer examinations by a few weeks has messed up the assessment period.(HT File)
The university’s decision to delay the summer examinations by a few weeks has messed up the assessment period.(HT File)

Mumbai varsity hopeful of declaring results in June; principals, teachers unsure

By Shreya Bhandary | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2018 10:50 AM IST
Most teachers are on vacation, as they were busy supervising exams till May 10
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Simran Bindra with one of her iconic desserts.(Shankar Narayan/HT PHOTO)
Simran Bindra with one of her iconic desserts.(Shankar Narayan/HT PHOTO)

Pune parents fly down Cardiff chef to coach daughter

By Anjali Shetty | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 04:33 PM IST
Here’s how these Pune parents supported their children with their passion.
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MU announced results of Bachelors in Commerce-Financial Management (BFM) on Tuesday, and many students were not happy.(HT PHOTO)
MU announced results of Bachelors in Commerce-Financial Management (BFM) on Tuesday, and many students were not happy.(HT PHOTO)

University of Mumbai postpones 30 exams, students miffed as exams will clash with other tests

By Shreya Bhandary | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2018 12:46 AM IST
Students are worried that the delay might affect their academic plans
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