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On checking, the teenagers accused of house theft were found to have stolen two gold rings, a bed sheet and water taps. (Shutterstock)

Two teenagers held for house theft in Sector 15

By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 05:17 AM IST
Owner was out for some work and when he returned, he found the locks of the house broken and the entire house ransacked
Punjabi singer Mankirt Aulakh started throwing names of senior police officers, but Chandigarh traffic inspector Surinder Singh issued a challan anyway, police said. (HT FILE PHOTO)
Punjabi singer Mankirt Aulakh started throwing names of senior police officers, but Chandigarh traffic inspector Surinder Singh issued a challan anyway, police said. (HT FILE PHOTO)

Punjabi singer Mankirt Aulakh challaned in Mohali for using black film on SUV

By HT Correspondent, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 05:16 AM IST
As a traffic cop was challaning the SUV, Mankirt Aulakh reached the spot and pleaded with the cop not to fine him
PGTI Order of Merit leader Karandeep Kochhar (69) of Chandigarh and Indian golf legend Jyoti Randhawa (72) were both tied at 31st place at even-par 144 (HT FILE PHOTO)
PGTI Order of Merit leader Karandeep Kochhar (69) of Chandigarh and Indian golf legend Jyoti Randhawa (72) were both tied at 31st place at even-par 144 (HT FILE PHOTO)

J&K Open golf meet: Chandigarh’s Yuvraj tied-third

By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2021 04:59 AM IST
Sandhu was propelled 22 places to tie third after round two of the JK Open 2021 presented by JK Tourism at the Royal Springs Golf Course in Srinagar
Abortion rights demonstrators march outside of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's home in Chevy Chase, Md.(AP)
Abortion rights demonstrators march outside of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's home in Chevy Chase, Md.(AP)

Texas judge quashes US govt bid for earlier hearing on Abortion law

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 04:40 AM IST
The law, which took effect Sept. 1, bans most abortions in Texas after six weeks of pregnancy, without exceptions for rape or incest.
Georgieva on September 16, 2021, disputed an independent investigation which found that in her previous job at the World Bank, she pressed staff to alter a report to avoid angering China. The World Bank announced Thursday that it was immediately discontinuing its Doing Business report after the investigation found irregularities in the 2018 and 2020 editions.(AFP)
Georgieva on September 16, 2021, disputed an independent investigation which found that in her previous job at the World Bank, she pressed staff to alter a report to avoid angering China. The World Bank announced Thursday that it was immediately discontinuing its Doing Business report after the investigation found irregularities in the 2018 and 2020 editions.(AFP)

IMF chief Georgieva says did not alter World Bank report to appease China

AFP |
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2021 04:51 AM IST
  • Georgieva, a Bulgarian national who took the helm of the IMF in October 2019, rejected its conclusions regarding her role.
US authorities have launched a massive search for Petito, 22, who mysteriously vanished during a road trip with Laundrie, 23, now declared a "person of interest" in a case gripping the nation. (AFP)
US authorities have launched a massive search for Petito, 22, who mysteriously vanished during a road trip with Laundrie, 23, now declared a "person of interest" in a case gripping the nation. (AFP)

Gabby Petito's disappearance grips US; search intensifies

AP |
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2021 05:06 AM IST
  • The video released by the Moab Police Department shows that an officer pulled over the van on Aug. 12 after it was seen speeding and hit a curb near the entrance to Arches National Park.
Netherlands' Prime Minister Mark Rutte(REUTERS)
Netherlands' Prime Minister Mark Rutte(REUTERS)

Dutch PM Rutte to invite UK to join EU defence deal: Report

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 04:25 AM IST
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said there is a need to work with the UK. 
Taro Kono, Japan's vaccination programme chief and ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) lawmaker, attends a news conference as he announces his candidacy for the party's presidential election in Tokyo, Japan(REUTERS)
Taro Kono, Japan's vaccination programme chief and ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) lawmaker, attends a news conference as he announces his candidacy for the party's presidential election in Tokyo, Japan(REUTERS)

Taro Kono seen as top contender as Japan PM race set to begin

Reuters | , Tokyo
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 04:20 AM IST
The leadership race for the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) took an unexpected turn two weeks ago when Suga said he would step down, setting off a heated fight.
Srinagar district has the highest number of active cases at 698 followed by Baramulla and Budgam with 152 and 137 active cases, respectively. (Image for representational purpose)
Srinagar district has the highest number of active cases at 698 followed by Baramulla and Budgam with 152 and 137 active cases, respectively. (Image for representational purpose)

170 new Covid cases detected in J&K

By HT Correspondents, Srinagar/dharamshala
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 03:32 AM IST
There were 129 cases in Kashmir while the Jammu division saw 41 infections; number of Covid patients who were cured in the J&K was 98 with active cases reaching 1,421
Nazir Ahmad Chowdhary of Jammu has been booked under the sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act. (Image for representational purpose)
Nazir Ahmad Chowdhary of Jammu has been booked under the sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act. (Image for representational purpose)

ACB produces chargesheet against J&K power dept official

By HT Correspondent, Jammu
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2021 03:30 AM IST
During the course of investigation, ACB established that between August 1980 and May 2007, the accused acquired a number of assets, both moveable and immovable.
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