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Prime Minister Narendra Modi(ANI photo)

PM Modi wants definition of ‘hate speech’ expanded

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neeraj Chauhan
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2020 09:12 AM IST
PM Modi also said that while reviewing existing laws, “the objective should be to maintain the honour and dignity of aggrieved civilians”.
The Malabar biryani may be related to the North Indian one
The Malabar biryani may be related to the North Indian one

Rude Food by Vir Sanghvi: May the best biryani win

Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2020 09:23 PM IST
North Indians over-praise their own biryanis and rarely give due credit to the South Indian tradition
While the voters in these pockets were traditionally Congress supporters, the BJP has made inroads since 2014.(Santosh kumar/ Hindustan Times)
While the voters in these pockets were traditionally Congress supporters, the BJP has made inroads since 2014.(Santosh kumar/ Hindustan Times)

Politicians to actor: To woo Mumbai’s north Indians

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Ankita Bhatkhande, Mumbai
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2019 03:09 PM IST
From Union defence minister Rajnath Singh, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath to popular Bhojpuri actor Nirahua, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has lined up several star campaigners to woo north Indian voters in half a dozen constituencies in north Mumbai.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Vadra Gandhi gave a stinging response to Union Minister Santosh Gangwar for his comment on lack of quality among north Indian candidates(Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)
Congress general secretary Priyanka Vadra Gandhi gave a stinging response to Union Minister Santosh Gangwar for his comment on lack of quality among north Indian candidates(Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

‘Mantriji, you can’t insult north Indians’: Priyanka Gandhi slams union minister

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 07:13 PM IST
She told Minister of State Santosh Gangwar in no uncertain terms that there have been no jobs in the market and the rest have been taken away by the government, courtesy the economic slowdown.
The minister’s remark is also in sharp contrast to the government’s jobs report in May that suggested that the country’s unemployment was at a four-decade high. (Photo @santoshgangwar)
The minister’s remark is also in sharp contrast to the government’s jobs report in May that suggested that the country’s unemployment was at a four-decade high. (Photo @santoshgangwar)

‘No job crisis, North Indians lack qualifications’: Union minister Santosh Gangwar

Hindustan Times, Bareilly | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2020 02:25 AM IST
Three months after the government’s jobs report said that India’s unemployment was at a four-decade high, Union Minister Santosh Gangwar insists that there is no job crisis.
The case of tandoori cooking is particularly interesting. Tandoors, or ovens like them, have been popular in the region for millennia.(Unsplash)
The case of tandoori cooking is particularly interesting. Tandoors, or ovens like them, have been popular in the region for millennia.(Unsplash)

The Taste With Vir: The Tandoori Chicken is a Punjabi bird and we should say it loud

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2019 08:56 AM IST
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi speaks about the invention of Butter Chicken and its popularisation in the late ‘50s in Delhi, where the dish is most-popular.
Earlier, the central government said it had not taken a decision on the draft education policy and had no intentions to impose any language.(REUTERS)
Earlier, the central government said it had not taken a decision on the draft education policy and had no intentions to impose any language.(REUTERS)

Jaishankar says no language will be imposed, will consult states

New Delhi | By Agencies
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2019 11:47 PM IST
The minister’s remark comes in the wake of apprehensions expressed by political parties and academicians in Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal over the draft education policy.
You do get chaat in South Indian cities, but it’s always treated like an import(iStock)
You do get chaat in South Indian cities, but it’s always treated like an import(iStock)

Chaat: From UP to Mumbai to the South

Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 10:44 PM IST
Why does South India have no chaat tradition? And is it now importing one from Mumbai?
An elderly woman being ferried to a polling booth in Jogeshwari on a palanquin.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
An elderly woman being ferried to a polling booth in Jogeshwari on a palanquin.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: North West Mumbai fails to meet Congress’s great expectations

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2019 07:55 AM IST
The constituency is a mix of Marathi, Muslims and North Indians voters and all the six Assembly constituencies are with the saffron combine — the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena. Moreover, the turnout expected by the Congress from certain areas in the constituency was considerably low.
The debate about whether biryani can be vegetarian is never ending(Getty Images)
The debate about whether biryani can be vegetarian is never ending(Getty Images)

Biryani: Ek Khoj

Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2019 11:53 PM IST
Did pulao and biryani travel from Delhi to the rest of India? Or are there ancient, local versions?
MNS chief Raj Thackeray addressing north Indians in Kandivli on Sunday.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
MNS chief Raj Thackeray addressing north Indians in Kandivli on Sunday.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)

No hate for north Indians, just want priority for locals in job opportunities: Raj Thackeray

Hindustan Times | By Faisal Malik, Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2018 05:26 PM IST
Thackeray said there was a misconception about him and his party workers among Hindi-speaking people, attributing the rift to the differences in language
Bihari migrants leaving Gujarat following the backlash.(File Photo)
Bihari migrants leaving Gujarat following the backlash.(File Photo)

Hang my son, don’t attack others: Rape accused youth’s mother appeals to Gujarat

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Avinash Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2018 11:57 PM IST
The entire family, who live in a dilapidated house, is in a state of shock ever since they got to know about the alleged involvement of their son in a heinous crime.
Members of UP-Bihar Ekta Manch staging a protest in Varanasi.(HT)
Members of UP-Bihar Ekta Manch staging a protest in Varanasi.(HT)

Posters tells Maharashtrians, Gujaratis in Varanasi to leave

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent, Varanasi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 10, 2018 11:55 AM IST
Exodus Reaction: Newly formed UP-Bihar Ekta Manch gives a week’s time to the people of the two states living in Varanasi to leave.
Mumbai Congress president Sanjay Nirupam (pictured) said certain OBC names which are commonly used in north India are not in vogue in Maharashtra although they belong to the same community and are hence entitled to quotas.(HT File Photo)
Mumbai Congress president Sanjay Nirupam (pictured) said certain OBC names which are commonly used in north India are not in vogue in Maharashtra although they belong to the same community and are hence entitled to quotas.(HT File Photo)

Congress demands reservations for backward class north Indians in Maharashtra

Mumbai | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2018 09:25 PM IST
Mumbai Congress party President Sanjay Nirupam met chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and submitted a three-point memorandum, seeking quotas for north Indian OBCs, SCs and STs, who are accorded reservations in northern parts of India but not in Maharashtra.
Coconut oil occupies a special place in the diet of Kerala and in fact, Malayalis are healthier than say, North Indians(Shutterstock)
Coconut oil occupies a special place in the diet of Kerala and in fact, Malayalis are healthier than say, North Indians(Shutterstock)

The demonisation of coconut oil

Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2018 10:12 PM IST
Shock-horror headlines have raised an obvious question: If coconut oil is poison then why are there so many healthy Malayalis?
Enduring mystery: Mohenjo Daro, one of many large pieces in the puzzle that is Indian ancestry.(Flickr Vision/Getty Images)
Enduring mystery: Mohenjo Daro, one of many large pieces in the puzzle that is Indian ancestry.(Flickr Vision/Getty Images)

Review: Who We Are And How We Got Here by David Reich

Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2018 07:11 PM IST
David Reich’s new book concludes there was definitely a large migration from Central Asia to India and suggests that those with ANI (Ancestral North Indian) genes are descended from migrants from the Steppes
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