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A file photo of an Indian flag next to the Chinese national emblem.(AP)

India, China agree to push for early disengagement in Ladakh

By Rahul Singh | Edited by Sparshita Saxena, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:58 PM IST
  • This comes as the two sides held the ninth round of talks on Sunday that went on for nearly 16 hours.
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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addresses a public rally in Hoogly, on Monday. (PTI)
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addresses a public rally in Hoogly, on Monday. (PTI)

BJP has insulted Bengal and Netaji, says Mamata Banerjee

PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:57 PM IST
  • The BJP and the TMC have been engaged in a tug-of-war over Bengal’s icons with both laying claims to Rabindranath Tagore, Swami Vivekananda and Subhash Chandra Bose.
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NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci listens to a reporter's question.(REUTERS)
NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci listens to a reporter's question.(REUTERS)

Dr Anthony Fauci reveals ‘disturbing’ incidents under Trump administration

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:55 PM IST
Fauci, who now serves as the chief medical adviser to President Joe Biden, frequently contradicted Trump over the latter’s statements related to virus response.
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President, Ram Nath Kovind unveiling a portrait of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.(ANI)
President, Ram Nath Kovind unveiling a portrait of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.(ANI)

Amid row over portrait, grand nephew tweets Subhas Chandra Bose's original photo

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:55 PM IST
Social media was abuzz with the tweets and memes on the resemblance of the portrait with the actor.
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi waves as he interacts with the farmers at a convention at Vangal Marigoundan Palayam, in Karur on Monday. (ANI Photo)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi waves as he interacts with the farmers at a convention at Vangal Marigoundan Palayam, in Karur on Monday. (ANI Photo)

Rahul Gandhi accuses PM Modi of 'leaking information' about Balakot air strike

ANI, Karur
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:54 PM IST
The Congress leader said the availability of confidential information of a social media site WhatsApp equates to the 'breach' of the Official Secrets Act.
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Youngsters are engaging in poetry events, offline and online, ahead of Republic Day.
Youngsters are engaging in poetry events, offline and online, ahead of Republic Day.

Poetry lovers rejoice, here’s something to bring back your rhythm!

By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:52 PM IST
All the poetry lovers in the Capital, you are up for a treat in the coming days, with a number of events lined up, both online and offline.
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Wholesalers and traders of flags and other tricolour accessories in Delhi-NCR say their businesses have been hit by the pandemic. (Photo: Sanchit Khanna/HT)
Wholesalers and traders of flags and other tricolour accessories in Delhi-NCR say their businesses have been hit by the pandemic. (Photo: Sanchit Khanna/HT)

Republic Day 2021: Traders’ cheer hinges on a tricoloured dream

By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:52 PM IST
Flag sellers in the Capital say sales are low as schools and offices have no plans to have large scale celebrations for R-Day amid the pandemic.
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The pub first opened in 1566 and was moved to its present location on St Giles, a broad thoroughfare in the city centre, in 1613. It is owned by St John's College, one of 45 colleges and private halls that make up the University of Oxford.(REUTERS)
The pub first opened in 1566 and was moved to its present location on St Giles, a broad thoroughfare in the city centre, in 1613. It is owned by St John's College, one of 45 colleges and private halls that make up the University of Oxford.(REUTERS)

Loved by students, scholars and writers for 450 years, Oxford pub shuts down

Reuters
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:49 PM IST
The Lamb and Flag, once frequented by the likes of "Lord of the Rings" author J.R.R. Tolkien and his friend C.S. Lewis, who wrote "The Chronicles of Narnia", has suffered a disastrous loss of revenues since the start of the pandemic.
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If a couple marrying under SMA did not want their details to be made public, they could not be compelled to do so. (AFP)
If a couple marrying under SMA did not want their details to be made public, they could not be compelled to do so. (AFP)

The Allahabad High Court stands up for personal liberty

By Gautam Bhatia
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:46 PM IST
The judgment of the Allahabad High Court represents an important judicial pushback against the dominant ideology of State interference in questions of marriage, including by empowering social and vigilante groups.
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India's Shubman Gill, right, hits a delivery from Australia's Mitchell Starc.(AP)
India's Shubman Gill, right, hits a delivery from Australia's Mitchell Starc.(AP)

'He seems to be aware of it': Ian Bishop reveals 'glitch' in Gill's technique

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:50 PM IST
Speaking in an interview on Sportstar, West Indies legend Ian Bishop praised Shubman Gill, describing him as an "elegent, eye-catching" batsman.
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