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A deserted Sydney Opera House forecourt can be seen in front of fireworks exploding from the Sydney Harbour Bridge during New Year celebrations in central Sydney.(AFP)

Pandemic hiatus at Sydney Opera House set to end with glitzy show

Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse| Posted by Mallika Soni
PUBLISHED ON JAN 03, 2021 03:22 AM IST
Thanks to Australia’s success in suppressing the virus, crowds inside venues -- including the Sydney Opera House -- have been permitted in the country’s most populous city for months.
“As we face the biggest crisis in our history, the sale of David Hockney’s wonderful portrait of Sir David Webster is a vital part of our strategy for recovery.”(Instagram @pilcherlondon)
“As we face the biggest crisis in our history, the sale of David Hockney’s wonderful portrait of Sir David Webster is a vital part of our strategy for recovery.”(Instagram @pilcherlondon)

London’s Royal Opera House to sell Hockney painting to survive Covid-19 crisis

London | By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2020 10:05 AM IST
London’s Royal Opera House is to sell a 1970s painting by David Hockney as it seeks to raise cash to get through the Covid-19 pandemic.
Hollywood’s Rebel Wilson, comedian and actor seems to be making the most of the coronavirus lockdown and her time in self-isolation by trying to get healthier, and is all set to bring her weight down to 75kgs by the end of this year according to her latest Instagram post.(Instagram)
Hollywood’s Rebel Wilson, comedian and actor seems to be making the most of the coronavirus lockdown and her time in self-isolation by trying to get healthier, and is all set to bring her weight down to 75kgs by the end of this year according to her latest Instagram post.(Instagram)

‘Crawl towards your goals’: How Rebel Wilson aims to slim down to 75 kg for her ‘Year of Health’

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2020 07:49 AM IST
Hollywood’s Rebel Wilson, comedian and actor seems to be making the most of the coronavirus lockdown and her time in self-isolation by trying to get healthier, and is all set to bring her weight down to 75kgs by the end of this year according to her latest Instagram post.
Harry Kupfer during the break of the photo rehearsal of Handel's opera ‘Poros’ in a courtyard of the Komische Oper, Berlin, Germany. Kupfer died on Monday.(AP)
Harry Kupfer during the break of the photo rehearsal of Handel's opera ‘Poros’ in a courtyard of the Komische Oper, Berlin, Germany. Kupfer died on Monday.(AP)

German opera great Harry Kupfer dies aged 84

Agence France-Presse | By HT Correspondent, Berlin
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2020 01:14 PM IST
In a career spanning 44 years, Kupfer worked at opera houses across Germany and was chief director of Berlin’s iconic Komische Oper for more than two decades.
(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)
(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)

Stretches of LBS Road and SV Road to be no-parking zones from August 30

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Sagar Pillai
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2019 01:47 AM IST
The decision to turn certain stretches of Swami Vivekanand (SV) Road, Lal Bahadur Shastri (LBS) Road, Gokhale Road, Maharshi Karve Road and New Link Road into no-parking zones was taken after a study by the Mumbai Parking Authority.
NGMA, FORT
NGMA, FORT

14 Stages Of Culture

Mumbai | By Gayathri Menon
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2019 05:29 PM IST
Each year, the day sees millions of people practicing common yoga protocol globally.(PTI PHOTO)
Each year, the day sees millions of people practicing common yoga protocol globally.(PTI PHOTO)

180 nations to observe Yoga Day

New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
PUBLISHED ON JUN 14, 2019 06:55 AM IST
The event will take place in 180 countries, at locations including Opera House, Sydney, Australia, Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia and Victoria Falls Bridge, Zimbabwe. The main event will be held in Ranchi, Jharkhand, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will remain present.
Twenty-seven people died and 127 others were injured after three bombs placed in vehicles at Zaveri Bazaar, Opera House and Dadar went off on July 13, 2011.(HT File)
Twenty-seven people died and 127 others were injured after three bombs placed in vehicles at Zaveri Bazaar, Opera House and Dadar went off on July 13, 2011.(HT File)

Mumbai triple blasts: HC says no discharge for hawala operator who helped fund terror group

Hindustan Times | By Kanchan Chaudhari, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2019 12:35 AM IST
Kamalnayan Pathreja allegedly routed a sum of 10 lakh, through hawala channels, to Yasin Bhatkal, an Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative
The brother of a top Australian cricketer was charged by police Tuesday for framing a love rival as the author of a hit list that sparked a major counterterrorism investigation. (Representational Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The brother of a top Australian cricketer was charged by police Tuesday for framing a love rival as the author of a hit list that sparked a major counterterrorism investigation. (Representational Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Brother of Australia cricketer arrested over fake terror ‘hit list’

Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON DEC 04, 2018 12:38 PM IST
The Sri Lankan-born PhD student spent a month in solitary confinement at a remote super-secure prison, where he was questioned about targets, not just including Australia’s then leader, but reportedly the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the city’s iconic Opera House.
Mastermind at large; his brother, who handled the finances, arrested.(\HT Media/Representational Image)
Mastermind at large; his brother, who handled the finances, arrested.(\HT Media/Representational Image)

Game over: Headquarters of online gambling racket at Mumbai’s Opera House raided

Hindustan Times | By Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2018 10:59 AM IST
The racket operated across seven states and 15 countries; four have been arrested.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya lit in blue on World Autism Awareness Day(Kunal Patil/HT)
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya lit in blue on World Autism Awareness Day(Kunal Patil/HT)

Autistic adults can contribute to the society, says mother from Mumbai

Hindustan Times | By Aayushi Pratap, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2018 01:52 PM IST
On the occasion of World Autism Awareness Day, Parul Kumtha urges government to create job opportunities for autistic adults
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