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From 100 participants in 2003, rise and rise of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit

The presence of top industrialists at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit and pledges of investments prompted other states to organise similar events

The biennial Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit began in 2003. (ANI)
Updated on Sep 28, 2023 12:31 PM IST

People’s manifesto for faster economic growth

The government should support citizens in fulfilling their basic needs and create a level-playing field so India can regain the status of a “sone ki chidiya”

Students who fare well in high school should be able to get the subject and institution of higher learning of their choice without worrying about financial constraints (Photo by Hemanshi Kamani/ HT)(HT)
Published on Sep 27, 2023 09:29 PM IST

The many lives of a regional party

One cannot rule out the possibility that the JD(S)-BJP alliance is just another marriage that the party has got into in the hope of benefitting from the divorce

JD(S) leader and former prime minister HD Deve Gowda (right) with his son HD Kumaraswamy (left). (PTI)
Updated on Sep 27, 2023 09:29 PM IST

Just Like That | Poet and statesman, unstained by politics

Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee was, indeed, a statesman who was also a great human being, far above the coarseness of politics.

Atalji’s sense of humour was legendary
Published on Sep 27, 2023 01:11 AM IST

PM Modi wishes former PM Manmohan Singh on his 91st birthday

PM Modi wished former PM Manmohan Singh on his birthday as he turned 91 on September 26.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with former PM Manmohan Singh.(HT File Photo)
Published on Sep 26, 2023 10:09 AM IST
PTI | | Posted by Neha Yadav

Karnataka CM, DCM meet officials in Delhi, discuss Cauvery dispute

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah and Deputy CM DK Shivakumar said the government will seek a stay on the CWMA order in Supreme Court regarding the Cauvery dispute.

CM Siddaramaiah said the state has observed its lowest August rainfall in 123 years, which has caused increased distress. (ANI)
Published on Sep 20, 2023 03:56 PM IST

PM Modi's WhatsApp Channel is live. Join in 3 simple steps

Narendra Modi launches WhatsApp Channel for updates, including text, photos, videos, and polls. Users can react with emojis.

PM Modi's WhatsApp Channel
Updated on Sep 19, 2023 05:02 PM IST

The House and its residents

Parliament is more than the building; legislators need to renew commitment to debate and deliberation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an emotion-rich speech, said the old building will remain “a source of inspiration” and “a place of pilgrimage” in the future (ANI)
Published on Sep 19, 2023 12:41 AM IST
ByHT Editorial

Sudarsan Pattnaik uses 50 Konark wheels to make sand art on PM Modi’s birthday

The sand art created by Padma Shri awardee Sudarsan Pattnaik on Odisha’s Puri beach shows PM Modi seeking blessings from Lord Vishwakarma on his birthday.

Sand art created by Sudarsan Pattnaik on PM Modi’s 73rd birthday. (X/@sudarsansand)
Published on Sep 17, 2023 01:57 PM IST

‘Modi became PM suppressing BJP leaders’ ambitions': AAP's Saurabh Bharadwaj

The Delhi minister and AAP leader responded after JD(U) chief declared Nitish Kumar as potential PM next year.

Delhi minister Saurabh Bharadwaj (ANI)(HT_PRINT)
Published on Sep 13, 2023 02:58 PM IST

Only drum-beating, no systemic change on ground, Jai Ram slams HP govt

In contrast to the state government’s claims of “systemic change,” Thakur asserted that there has been no substantial improvement on the ground

HT Image
Published on Sep 12, 2023 12:37 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

Saudi Crown Prince begins day-long state visit after G20 Summit

MBS last visited India in February 2019, and this was followed by a visit to Saudi Arabia by Modi in October the same year, when the two countries created the Strategic Partnership Council

Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud during the G20 summit in New Delhi last week. (AP Photo)
Published on Sep 11, 2023 10:41 AM IST

The undeclared race to replace Emmanuel Macron

Can the contenders keep Marine Le Pen out of the Elysée Palace?

French President Emmanuel Macron meets with pupils during a visit the Daniel Argote secondary school in Orthez, southwest France, September 5, 2023, as part of a trip for the start of the new school year. (Photo by Caroline BLUMBERG / POOL / AFP)(AFP)
Published on Sep 05, 2023 06:15 PM IST
The Economist

G20 invite fuels speculation about legislation to rename India as Bharat

There was no official confirmation of the legislation

The special session of Parliament will be held from September 18-22. (PTI)
Updated on Sep 05, 2023 03:00 PM IST

Lalu Yadav recalls being ‘lured’ by PM's ‘ 15 lakh offer', slams BJP govt

The RJD supreme was speaking at the press conference held in Mumbai after the two-day I.N.D.I.A. bloc meeting ended.

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav(ANI)
Published on Sep 01, 2023 04:44 PM IST

'Women should avoid rape by not getting drunk’: Italy PM's partner sparks row

Controversy and accusations of victim blaming surround comments made by Italy PM Meloni's partner, Andrea Giambruno, regarding rape cases.

Andrea Giambruno has a seven-year-old daughter with Meloni.(ALAMY/Independent Photo Agency Srl via The Telegraph)
Published on Aug 31, 2023 01:25 PM IST

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel writes to PM Modi, seeks new OBC column in census

In December 2022, Chhattisgarh assembly passed two laws that sought to hike OBC quota to 27% from the present 14% and the SC quota to 13% from 12%

Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel recalled that he had sought 27% reservation for OBCs in April this year (PTI)
Updated on Aug 29, 2023 06:35 PM IST

What the world’s hottest MBA courses reveal about 21st-century business

Students seek hardheadedness, self-awareness and tact

FILE - Students walk through a gate at Harvard University, Thursday, June 29, 2023, in Cambridge, Mass. Anonymous comments with racist, sexist and abusive messages that were posted for years on a jobs-related website for economists originated from numerous leading U.S. universities, including Harvard, Stanford, and the University of Chicago, according to research released Thursday. (AP Photo/Michael Casey, File)(AP)
Published on Aug 27, 2023 12:24 AM IST
The Economist

Malaysia's unity government: Challenges, pursuing economic transformation

This article is authored by Ananya Raj Kakoti and Gunwant Singh, scholars, international relations, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Published on Aug 26, 2023 01:35 PM IST
ByHindustan Times

Chandrayaan 3: Digvijaya Singh slammed for ‘no salary to ISRO scientists’ claim

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh claimed that ISRO scientists haven't received their salary in 17 months, days after a similar claim was debunked.

Congress MP Digvijaya Singh.(ANI)
Published on Aug 23, 2023 01:02 PM IST

‘Dreaming of becoming PM’: BJP leader alleges ambulance stopped for Nitish

Malviya said that Kumar has been “dreaming of becoming the prime minister” and yet he put someone's life at stake.

In the 30-second video, posted by Malviya of an incident which occured on Monday, an ambulance with patients is seen waiting on the roadside as Nitish Kumar's convoy passes. (Screengrab)
Published on Aug 22, 2023 04:20 PM IST

The subtle influence of India’s President

KR Narayanan once said he held little direct power but had a subtle influence. In invoking equality in her I-day address, Prez Murmu exercised the same power

Former South African president Nelson Mandela is seen with KR Narayanan and AB Vajpayee after he received the Mahatma Gandhi Peace Prize. (HT files/Arvind Yadav)
Published on Aug 21, 2023 08:07 AM IST

'Important to build consensus on...': PM Modi addresses G20 Bengaluru event

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the G20 Digital Economy Ministers’ Meet held in Bengaluru via video message today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI Photo)(ANI/PIB)
Published on Aug 19, 2023 10:50 AM IST

Imran Khan is in jail. Why does no one seem to care?

Despite being a popular leader, Imran Khan now appears to retain very little sympathy. The former PM has been devoured by all that he stood and advocated for

FILE PHOTO: Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, gestures as he speaks with Reuters during an interview, in Lahore, Pakistan March 17, 2023. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro/File Photo(REUTERS)
Published on Aug 18, 2023 10:02 PM IST

Transforming India’s research landscape

ANRF will focus on strategic direction, policy framework, regulatory processes, and collaboration among industry, academia, and government departments in R&D

ANRF will provide high-level strategic direction for research, innovation and entrepreneurship in the fields of natural sciences(Pixabay)
Published on Aug 16, 2023 10:11 PM IST

1 lakh loan at 5% interest: What is PM Vishwakarma Scheme

A day after PM Modi announced the PM Vishwakarma Scheme for traditional workers from Red Fort, Union Cabinet approved the outlay of ₹13,000 for the scheme.

A cobbler fixing shoes on a roadside.(Wikimedia Commons)
Published on Aug 16, 2023 05:02 PM IST

‘You’ve to build history… Modi not capable': Oppn reacts to museum name change

Congress and other Opposition parties resorted to sharp criticism after the museum's name was officially changed, alleging it was done to erase Nehru's legacy

 The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) officially renamed as the Prime Ministers’ Museum and Library (PMML) Society with effect from Monday. (HT Archives)
Published on Aug 16, 2023 03:44 PM IST

Shatrughan Sinha pitches Mamata Banerjee as PM face for 2024 elections

Shatrughan Sinha on Monday pitched West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee as the prime ministerial face for the 2024 Assembly elections.

Shatrughan Sinha
Published on Aug 14, 2023 07:40 PM IST

I-Day: 1800 people invited as special guests, selfie points installed in Delhi

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lead the Nation in celebrating the 77th Independence Day from the iconic Red Fort in Delhi on August 15, 2023.

According to the release, 75 couples from each State/Union Territory, in their traditional attire, have also been invited to witness the ceremony at Red Fort. (AFP)
Updated on Aug 14, 2023 07:48 AM IST

On Independence Day, India strengthens its aim to lead the world

India has witnessed a social, economic, and digital transformation under the current government's leadership

New India, is steadily striding in the right direction to become a vishwaguru, when we commemorate the centennial of our Independence.(Photo by Naveed Ahmed on Unsplash)
Published on Aug 14, 2023 12:10 AM IST
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