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Inside Red Fort’s first-ever fashion show celebrating the rich textile heritage of India. See pics

The event was organised by the Ministry of Textiles to celebrate the achievements in the sector over the last four and a half years. The event, called Artisans Speak, was a showcasing of India’s glorious legacy of textiles.
A model wearing Gaurang Shah at the Artisan Speak fashion show organised by the Ministry of Textiles, India at Red Fort, Delhi. (Instagram)
A model wearing Gaurang Shah at the Artisan Speak fashion show organised by the Ministry of Textiles, India at Red Fort, Delhi. (Instagram)
Published on Jan 08, 2019 04:19 PM IST
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‘Rahul Bhai’ will hoist tricolour at Red Fort in near future: Navjot Sidhu

Sidhu said that the victories for the Congress in three out of five states were possible because of the passion that Rahul Gandhi has been able to instill among the party workers.
Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said the way the fragrance of fresh rain from the soil fills you with happiness and contentment, this victory has instilled a similar feeling among crores of Congress workers(PTI)
Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said the way the fragrance of fresh rain from the soil fills you with happiness and contentment, this victory has instilled a similar feeling among crores of Congress workers(PTI)
Updated on Dec 13, 2018 10:48 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByAsian News International

Agra is not only about the Taj Mahal, the city has many other architectural marvels

While Shah Jahan’s signature (the Taj Mahal) was an ornament par excellence, it was the Agra fort and its Diwan-i-Khas under whose decorated columns and arches kings and dignitaries decided the course of history.
Buland Darwaza was built after Akbar’s successful conquest of Gujarat.
Buland Darwaza was built after Akbar’s successful conquest of Gujarat.
Published on Nov 16, 2018 06:05 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByGarima Verma

Delhi gasps for breath after Diwali firework frenzy

Diwali is the biggest Hindu festival of the year, when firecrackers are traditionally let off. Major monuments including the India Gate and Red Fort were hidden by a toxic haze the next morning.
Smog envelopes the horizon in New Delhi, India.(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
Smog envelopes the horizon in New Delhi, India.(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
Updated on Nov 08, 2018 02:41 PM IST
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Agence France-Presse | ByAgence France-Presse, New Delhi

Sepia Dreams: Visiting Shahjahanabad, one haveli at a time

From residences of famous Bollywood actors to abodes of great poets, we take you on a trail of Walled City through its havelis.
Ghalib Ki Haveli in Ballimaran in Old Delhi has been turned into a museum .(Photo: Shivam Saxena/Hindustan Times)
Ghalib Ki Haveli in Ballimaran in Old Delhi has been turned into a museum .(Photo: Shivam Saxena/Hindustan Times)
Published on Nov 01, 2018 02:20 PM IST
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Won’t allow Jallianwala Bagh’s upkeep going into private hands: Sidhu

Navjot Singh Sidhu said since the Union culture ministry looks after the monument, the state government can’t carry out any work on its own.
Local bodies minister Punjab Navjot Singh Sidhu said the state had demanded a sum of ₹100 crore, but there was no response from the Centre.(HT File)
Local bodies minister Punjab Navjot Singh Sidhu said the state had demanded a sum of ₹100 crore, but there was no response from the Centre.(HT File)
Updated on Oct 09, 2018 09:05 AM IST
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Hidden Mughal-era artwork to be latest Red Fort attraction

This Mughal-era artwork — geometric and floral motifs in an 80-metre-long vaulted arcade called Chhatta bazaar — was hidden under multiple coats of whitewashing applied casually over the years as part of Red Fort’s maintenance and structural conservation work.
A worker cleans the mural adorning the roof of Chhatta bazaar, situated inside the Red Fort, on Wednesday.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)
A worker cleans the mural adorning the roof of Chhatta bazaar, situated inside the Red Fort, on Wednesday.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)
Updated on Sep 19, 2018 07:44 AM IST
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Coins found at Delhi’s Khirki mosque may be from Sher Shah’s era

Some 254 copper coins were discovered buried just 20 centimetres below the ground at Khirki mosque in south Delhi.
While cleaning the Khirki mosque compound as part of the ongoing conservation work at the 14th century building, a team of ASI’s Delhi circle had found the coins buried near the causeway along the southern wall Monday.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)
While cleaning the Khirki mosque compound as part of the ongoing conservation work at the 14th century building, a team of ASI’s Delhi circle had found the coins buried near the causeway along the southern wall Monday.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)
Updated on Sep 13, 2018 08:37 AM IST
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‘Will boycott assembly, LS polls too’: NC threatens Centre to take steps on Article 35 A

NC threatened to boycott the assembly and parliamentary polls if the Centre does not take effective steps for protection of Article 35 A.
Farooq Abdullah made the statement while addressing party workers at a function here to mark the 36th death anniversary of his father and NC founder Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah.(PTI)
Farooq Abdullah made the statement while addressing party workers at a function here to mark the 36th death anniversary of his father and NC founder Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah.(PTI)
Updated on Sep 08, 2018 11:03 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Srinagar | ByMir Ehsan, Srinagar

2 ISIS-linked terrorists arrested near Red Fort, Delhi was not target: Police

The Islamic State of Jammu and Kashmir is allegedly a new outfit owing an allegiance to ISIS.
The two persons, hailing from Kashmir, was arrested near the Red Fort area on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday.(ANI Twitter)
The two persons, hailing from Kashmir, was arrested near the Red Fort area on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday.(ANI Twitter)
Updated on Sep 08, 2018 12:20 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAnvit Srivastava

Pet emu runs alongside cars on Delhi’s Ring Road, leads cops on wild chase

As wildlife officials told the police that the bird did not fall under the category of protected species, no offence was made out against its owner.
Police officers chased down the bird before tying its legs. (Sourced: Delhi police)
Police officers chased down the bird before tying its legs. (Sourced: Delhi police)
Updated on Sep 05, 2018 01:33 PM IST
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Special light scheme to enhance structural details of Qutub Minar

The new illumination, similar to the ones installed at Red Fort, will spruce up the Qutub Minar complex enabling visitors a detailed view of its opulent architecture, calligraphic verses, corbels, and intricate carving even at night.
In 2014, the Qutub Minar was illuminated in blue as a part of Blue Monument Delhi campaign. Currently, the monument remains open for night viewing till 10pm.(Subrata Biswas/HT Archives)
In 2014, the Qutub Minar was illuminated in blue as a part of Blue Monument Delhi campaign. Currently, the monument remains open for night viewing till 10pm.(Subrata Biswas/HT Archives)
Updated on Sep 04, 2018 09:44 AM IST
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A walkable Chandni Chowk needs more than traffic control

Soon, only non-motorised transport and emergency vehicles will be allowed from Red Fort to Fatehpuri Masjid during the day.
If the Chandni Chowk experiment works, it will become a template for creating car­-free zones in the city.(Virendra Singh Gosain / HT File)
If the Chandni Chowk experiment works, it will become a template for creating car­-free zones in the city.(Virendra Singh Gosain / HT File)
Updated on Sep 03, 2018 11:50 AM IST
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Residents, traders debate Chandni Chowk traffic plan

Some say pedestrianisation will make area inaccessible, others argue it will curb chaos.
The Delhi government has decided to restrict motorised vehicles between 9am and 9pm.(Sanchit Khanna/HT)
The Delhi government has decided to restrict motorised vehicles between 9am and 9pm.(Sanchit Khanna/HT)
Published on Aug 30, 2018 03:33 AM IST
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Ban on motor vehicles in Delhi’s Chandni Chowk; pedestrians, cycle and e-rickshaws to be allowed

The final approval to a proposal to reserve the 1.5km stretch from Red Fort to Fatehpuri mosque for pedestrians and non-motorised vehicles (NMVs) was approved by Delhi’s lieutenant governor (LG) Anil Baijal on Monday.
A view of Chandni Chowk, Delhi. Motorised vehicles soon be banned between 9 am and 9 pm daily in the Walled City locality under a new proposal that has been approved by the L-G.(Virendra Singh Gosain / HT File Photo)
A view of Chandni Chowk, Delhi. Motorised vehicles soon be banned between 9 am and 9 pm daily in the Walled City locality under a new proposal that has been approved by the L-G.(Virendra Singh Gosain / HT File Photo)
Updated on Aug 28, 2018 08:54 AM IST
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Delhi’s Chandni Chowk Road set to be pedestrian-only from 9am to 9pm

The unified traffic and transportation infrastructure (planning & engineering) centre (UTTIPEC) has cleared a proposal to reserve the 1.5km stretch, starting from Red Fort to Fatehpuri mosque, for pedestrians and non-motorised vehicles.
No vehicular traffic will be permitted on the road for 12 hours — 9am to 9pm. Only non-motorised transport (NMVs) such as cycle rickshaws will be allowed to ply in a dedicated corridor, a senior Delhi government official, who attended the meeting, said.(HT File Photo)
No vehicular traffic will be permitted on the road for 12 hours — 9am to 9pm. Only non-motorised transport (NMVs) such as cycle rickshaws will be allowed to ply in a dedicated corridor, a senior Delhi government official, who attended the meeting, said.(HT File Photo)
Updated on Aug 25, 2018 09:15 AM IST
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Shiv Sena slams Modi for not talking about slide in rupee during Independence Day speech

It claimed that while Modi emphasised on his government’s development credentials, he overlooked the slide in the Indian rupee, which has hit an all-time low against the US dollar.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day, in New Delhi on Wednesday.(PTI photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day, in New Delhi on Wednesday.(PTI photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2018 02:48 PM IST
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Sign language helps children with hearing disabilities join Independence Day festivities in Delhi

At least 120 persons with speech and hearing impairment were invited by the Delhi-based Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya National Institute For Persons with Physical Disabilities to attend the Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort.
A view of illuminated India Gate in tricolour to commemorate the 72nd Independence Day, in New Delhi on Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018.(PTI Photo)
A view of illuminated India Gate in tricolour to commemorate the 72nd Independence Day, in New Delhi on Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2018 04:18 AM IST
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Opt out of Modicare if you can afford it, urges Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath appealed to those who figured in the list but are financially sound and can afford to pay for healthcare from their own resources to voluntarily opt out of the scheme to avoid straining the state’s resources.
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath salutes during Independence Day celebrations in Lucknow.(AP Photo)
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath salutes during Independence Day celebrations in Lucknow.(AP Photo)
Published on Aug 15, 2018 06:39 PM IST
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India’s first all-women SWAT team secures Red Fort on Independence Day

The 36-member all-women Special Weapons And Tactics (SWAT) team has been trained by the NSG for anti-terrorism duty under the Delhi Police’s Special Cell.
A member of the all-women SWAT team guards during the full dress rehearsal for the 72nd Independence Day function at the historic Red Fort, in New Delhi on August 13, 2018.(PTI)
A member of the all-women SWAT team guards during the full dress rehearsal for the 72nd Independence Day function at the historic Red Fort, in New Delhi on August 13, 2018.(PTI)
Published on Aug 15, 2018 03:32 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

Children jostle to meet, interact with PM Modi at Red Fort

Dressed in colours of the national flag, the overwhelmed children jostled to catch a glimpse of the prime minister while those on the front rows even got an opportunity to shake hands with him.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets children after his speech during the celebration of the Independence Day, at the Red Fort in New Delhi.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets children after his speech during the celebration of the Independence Day, at the Red Fort in New Delhi.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 02:19 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

School girl collapses during Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort, rushed to hospital

The girl fell unconscious due to heat and dehydration. Many students and visitors at the venue complained that drinking water was not readily available.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with children during Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort, in New Delhi on August 15.(PTI Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with children during Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort, in New Delhi on August 15.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 01:34 PM IST
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A look at the Independence Day speeches made by prime ministers since 1991

A view of the Red Fort on the eve of Independence Day, in New Delhi.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)
A view of the Red Fort on the eve of Independence Day, in New Delhi.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 12:40 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

PM Narendra Modi’s Independence Day attire ticks all the right boxes

On Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi swapped his typical white short-sleeve kurta for a crisp full-sleeve kurta pyjama set and finished the thing off with a complementary stole and a vibrant saffron and red turban.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day 2018 style is a masterclass in festive Indian dressing.(HT Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day 2018 style is a masterclass in festive Indian dressing.(HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2018 09:01 AM IST
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India now known for ‘reform, perform, transform’: Top quotes from PM Modi’s Independence Day speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the people from the ramparts of Red Fort in New Delhi as India celebrated its 72nd Independence Day on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation from the Red Fort during Independence Day celebrations in New Delhi, on Wednesday.(Reuters Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation from the Red Fort during Independence Day celebrations in New Delhi, on Wednesday.(Reuters Photo)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 11:07 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Ayushman Bharat launch on September 25, software testing begins in 14 states, UTs

The scheme, which will cover 50 crore Indians, will start on the birth anniversary of Deendayal Updadhyay, PM Modi announced in his Independence Day speech.
An inside view of a ward of BRD Hospital in Gorakhpur , India,(Guddu / Hindustan Times)
An inside view of a ward of BRD Hospital in Gorakhpur , India,(Guddu / Hindustan Times)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 10:40 PM IST
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India set for record economic growth, says PM in Independence Day speech

India is getting multi-trillion dollar investments and its growth will guide the global economy, he says.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi gives his Independence Day speech at Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15.(Video grab)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi gives his Independence Day speech at Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15.(Video grab)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 09:27 PM IST
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Independence Day 2018, visit these 10 historic places to relive India’s freedom struggle

Independence Day 2018: Make this Independence Day special by visiting the sites associated with the freedom struggle across the country.
Independence Day 2018: The majestic Red Fort in Delhi is the site where Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru delivered the first Independence Day speech in 1947.(Shutterstock)
Independence Day 2018: The majestic Red Fort in Delhi is the site where Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru delivered the first Independence Day speech in 1947.(Shutterstock)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 08:48 AM IST
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Security stepped up, traffic restricted in Delhi for Independence Day

The Delhi Traffic Police on Tuesday said movement at Delhi’s borders have been restricted owing to security reasons. An annual exercise, these special checks are being conducted to avoid any untoward incident.
A woman sells the national flag on the eve of Independence Day .(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT Photo)
A woman sells the national flag on the eve of Independence Day .(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 08:34 AM IST
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Google doodle celebrates India’s Independence Day

The Google Doodle features a couple of peacocks crossing their beaks in an intimate gesture, flanked on both sides by a Bengal tiger and an Asian elephant.
Clicking on the image takes you to a number of entries on Independence Day, including videos, news reports and portals offering general information on the subject.(HT)
Clicking on the image takes you to a number of entries on Independence Day, including videos, news reports and portals offering general information on the subject.(HT)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 09:59 AM IST
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