[

Latest News

]
Get latest news, breaking news, latest updates, live news, top headlines, breaking business news and top news of the hour.

Breaking News: Charanjit Singh Channi to take oath as Punjab CM today

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2021 05:28 AM IST
  • Breaking News Updates September 20, 2021: Get latest news, breaking news, latest updates, live news, top headlines, breaking business news and top news of the hour.
People participating in a cycle race organised by the J&K Police in Srinagar on Sunday. (ANI)
People participating in a cycle race organised by the J&K Police in Srinagar on Sunday. (ANI)

Hundreds ‘pedal for peace’ in Srinagar

By HT Correspondent, Srinagar
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:53 AM IST
J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and Director General of Police Dilbag Singh were also part of the event
The official figures reveal that the J&K has vaccinated 92.3 lakh citizens above 18 years till September 18, besides around 5.69 lakh field-level workers and 1.89 lakh healthcare workers. (HT file photo)
The official figures reveal that the J&K has vaccinated 92.3 lakh citizens above 18 years till September 18, besides around 5.69 lakh field-level workers and 1.89 lakh healthcare workers. (HT file photo)

1-crore Covid vaccine doses administered in J&K

By HT Correspondent, Srinagar
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:50 AM IST
The number means that the J&K has vaccinated about 77% of the above-18 (or adult) population with either one or both doses of Covid vaccine
At banquet halls in districts with positivity rate below 0.2% and weekly caseload below 250, gathering will be permitted up to enhanced limit of 50 for vaccinated persons, the order issued by J&K administration said. (Picture for representational purpose (AP))
At banquet halls in districts with positivity rate below 0.2% and weekly caseload below 250, gathering will be permitted up to enhanced limit of 50 for vaccinated persons, the order issued by J&K administration said. (Picture for representational purpose (AP))

Cap on gatherings relaxed in J&K districts with fewer Covid cases

By HT Correspondent, Srinagar
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:46 AM IST
The review of the Covid situation was conducted under the chairmanship of J&K chief secretary Arun Kumar Mehta along with other officials on Friday and an order on containment measures was issued on Sunday
J&K L-G said they would have to change the measures if things start looking grim. (HT File Photo)
J&K L-G said they would have to change the measures if things start looking grim. (HT File Photo)

Don’t lower your guards, J&K L-G urges Srinagar people

By Ashiq Hussain, Srinagar
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:42 AM IST
J&K L-G said the Srinagar administration might resort to change the measures which so far had been towards normalisation
Himachal chief minister Jai Ram Thakur presenting a souvenir to President Ram Nath Kovind as governor Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar looks on at Annadale helipad in Shimla on Sunday. (Deepak Sansta/HT)
Himachal chief minister Jai Ram Thakur presenting a souvenir to President Ram Nath Kovind as governor Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar looks on at Annadale helipad in Shimla on Sunday. (Deepak Sansta/HT)

President Kovind accorded warm send-off in Shimla

By HT Correspondent, Shimla
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:37 AM IST
President of India Ram Nath Kovind was on Sunday given a warm send-off at Annadale helipad in Shimla after his four-day sojourn in the state
A passerby had informed the HP police that he spotted bodies of two infants under a bridge on the Suhada nullah in Mandi. (Image for representational purpose)
A passerby had informed the HP police that he spotted bodies of two infants under a bridge on the Suhada nullah in Mandi. (Image for representational purpose)

HP: 2 infants found dead in Mandi nullah

By HT Correspondent, Shimla
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:28 AM IST
An FIR has been registered and the HP police have questioned a woman, said Shalini Agnihotri, Mandi superintendent of police
Parents and relatives of students, particularly those studying in private schools, are constantly mounting pressure on the HP government to reopen the day schools. (Image for representational purpose)
Parents and relatives of students, particularly those studying in private schools, are constantly mounting pressure on the HP government to reopen the day schools. (Image for representational purpose)

HP govt plans to reopen schools

By Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:25 AM IST
The decision regarding reopening schools will be taken in the meeting of HP cabinet, says secretary, education, Rajiv Sharma
Today, Taurus, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Capricorn and Aquarius can consider themselves lucky.
Today, Taurus, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Capricorn and Aquarius can consider themselves lucky.

Daily Money and Finance Horoscope: Predictions for Sept 20

By Neeraj Dhankher
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 03:00 AM IST
Purnima tithi of Shukla paksha will be in operation in Bhadrapada month which signals the onset of Pitru Paksha (Shradh) from today.
Rescue operations underway for the three missing persons, who were feared to be drowned in Western Jamuna Canal. (HT PHOTO)
Rescue operations underway for the three missing persons, who were feared to be drowned in Western Jamuna Canal. (HT PHOTO)

Three feared drowned in Western Jamuna Canal

By HT Correspondent, Ambala
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2021 02:56 AM IST
A man was feared to have drowned in Western Jamuna Canal while later, a boat that had gone to look for him also capsized, leaving two others missing.
Story Saved