[

sunday afternoon

]
Alia Bhatt is not just an actor. She’s an animal rights activist and ecological warrior with Coexist, a successful philanthropist with MiSu, and now a sustainable fashion entrepreneur with kidswear brand, Edamama; Styling: Ami Patel(Taras Taraporvala)

HT Brunch Cover Story: Alia of all trades

Hindustan Times | By Jamal Shaikh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 13, 2020 08:05 AM IST
The 27-year-old actor on how stardom opens doors: allows her to be an activist, philanthropist, entrepreneur and more
Kusum Kumari, 15, interacting with Jalandhar BJP leader Manoranjan Kalia while undergoing treatment at a local hospital. She took on two snatchers who tried to flee with her new smartphone that her father had bought on instalments for her to attend online classes.(HT Photo)
Kusum Kumari, 15, interacting with Jalandhar BJP leader Manoranjan Kalia while undergoing treatment at a local hospital. She took on two snatchers who tried to flee with her new smartphone that her father had bought on instalments for her to attend online classes.(HT Photo)

Gritty girl of Jalandhar who took on phone snatchers says her only fear was missing online classes

Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | By Jatinder Mahal
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2020 03:30 PM IST
Hospitalised with wrist injury, Kusum Kumari says her father, a daily-wager, bought the smartphone for her only two months ago and couldn’t afford another one

Coronavirus Update: India’s Covid-19 cases jump to 3373 by Sunday afternoon

By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 05, 2020 01:11 PM IST
Maharashtra is the only state in India to have reported more than 700 Covid-19 infections so far
Author Vidya Mani flanked by Punjabi playwright Atamjit Singh (left) and Manoj Ahuja, her son-in-law who is also special director, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, at the book launch in Panchkula on Sunday.(HT PHOTO)
Author Vidya Mani flanked by Punjabi playwright Atamjit Singh (left) and Manoj Ahuja, her son-in-law who is also special director, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, at the book launch in Panchkula on Sunday.(HT PHOTO)

Author Vidya Mani comes out with third book at 87

Hindustan Times, Panchkula | By Yojana Yadav, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2020 08:25 PM IST
Punjabi playwright Atamjit Singh releases her novel, The Last Lap, in Panchkula
We are now in the era of ‘game night’– an invention born out of friends’ need to meet but not really chat(Photo: Shutterstock)
We are now in the era of ‘game night’– an invention born out of friends’ need to meet but not really chat(Photo: Shutterstock)

Humour: The perils of game night

Hindustan Times | By Rehana Munir
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2020 12:28 AM IST
It’s a fight to the finish between the chronically bored and the ultra-competitive
A child enjoying a sunny afternoon at Rose Garden in Chandigarh on Sunday.(Sanjeev Sharma/HT)
A child enjoying a sunny afternoon at Rose Garden in Chandigarh on Sunday.(Sanjeev Sharma/HT)
Late capitalism puts the poor lover with a sizeable disposable income in a tight spot(Photo imaging: Parth Garg)
Late capitalism puts the poor lover with a sizeable disposable income in a tight spot(Photo imaging: Parth Garg)

Humour: What’s modern about love?

Hindustan Times | By Rehana Munir
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2019 12:51 AM IST
Examining romance in our times of instant digital gratification
HT Image
HT Image

Youth held for posing as HSSC exam candidate in Chandigarh

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2019 01:48 AM IST
Biometric test nails 23-year-old Sonepat resident, who was sent to two-day police custody
A Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel stand guard during restrictions in Jammu, Friday, Aug 9, 2019.(PTI photo)
A Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel stand guard during restrictions in Jammu, Friday, Aug 9, 2019.(PTI photo)

Restrictions back in Srinagar, people told to go home, shops down shutters

Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By Mir Ehsan
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2019 10:56 PM IST
With the shops shut again and movement restricted, the Eid fervour was missing in the city and other parts of the Valley. The administration has maintained that the situation was peaceful throughout the state.
In worst-hit Wayanad more than 50,000 people are in relief camps.(AP PHOTO.)
In worst-hit Wayanad more than 50,000 people are in relief camps.(AP PHOTO.)

Kerala flood death toll now 52, rains may weaken by Sunday, says Met dept

Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram: | By Ramesh Babu
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2019 10:12 PM IST
The rains have weakened in central Kerala but there is no let up in the north which has taken the maximum hit this time. The Malappuram district administration said 60 people are missing after a major landslide in Kavalapara and nine people are missing in neighbouring Wayanad district.
A 50-year-old government school teacher was shot at in Delhi.
A 50-year-old government school teacher was shot at in Delhi.

Delhi govt school teacher shot at by bike-borne men

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2019 08:58 PM IST
The bullet grazed the school teacher, Mahavir Singh’s armpit and pierced his shoulder, police said.
A 13-year-old girl was molested at her sister’s house.
A 13-year-old girl was molested at her sister’s house.

Man molests 13-yr-old girl at his sister’s house, held

Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2019 03:46 AM IST
The incident took place on Sunday afternoon when the accused had visited his sister’s house, said police.
Sonia Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra pay tributes to former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit at Congress headquarters on Sunday.(ANI)
Sonia Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra pay tributes to former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit at Congress headquarters on Sunday.(ANI)

Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka pay last respects to Sheila Dikshit at Congress HQ

By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2019 02:26 PM IST
Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit will be given a state funeral and will be cremated at Nigam Bodh Ghat, the capital’s oldest cremation ground.
Thousands of party workers reached her residence to pay their tributes and raised slogans of ‘Sheila Dikshit Amar Rahe’ (Sheila Dikshit’s memory stays forever).(PTI)
Thousands of party workers reached her residence to pay their tributes and raised slogans of ‘Sheila Dikshit Amar Rahe’ (Sheila Dikshit’s memory stays forever).(PTI)

Sheila Dikshit’s last rites on Sunday afternoon, leaders throng her Delhi home

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 10:52 PM IST
Diskhit, a veteran leader who was made the Delhi Congress chief in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections, died at a private hospital here following a cardiac arrest.
Two people died while 20 others were injured after a three-storey building caved in post heavy rains near Kumarhatti in Himachal Pradesh’s Solan district.
Two people died while 20 others were injured after a three-storey building caved in post heavy rains near Kumarhatti in Himachal Pradesh’s Solan district.

Soldier among two killed in Himachal building collapse; 18 trapped

Hindustan Times, Solan/Dharamsala | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2019 01:05 AM IST
Solan Additional Superintendent of Police Shiv Kumar said rescue teams have pulled out thirteen people from the rubble so far. They have been admitted to the hospital at Dharampur and Solan.
General view of the road in Clapham, south London, Monday July 1, 2019, where the body of a suspected stowaway is believed to have fallen from a passenger plane and was found in a garden, after police attended Sunday following the discovery.(AP File Photo)
General view of the road in Clapham, south London, Monday July 1, 2019, where the body of a suspected stowaway is believed to have fallen from a passenger plane and was found in a garden, after police attended Sunday following the discovery.(AP File Photo)

Body of plane stowaway lands near London man sunbathing in his garden

London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2019 05:37 PM IST
A photograph published in The Sun newspaper on Tuesday showed paving stones in the garden smashed and the ground dented.
According to the police, the incident took place on Sunday around 5pm when they had gone to a vegetable market in Wazirabad from their hotel in Sector 52.(HT Photo)
According to the police, the incident took place on Sunday around 5pm when they had gone to a vegetable market in Wazirabad from their hotel in Sector 52.(HT Photo)

Iraqi brothers in Gurugram for medical treatment duped of USD 2,400

Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 03:09 AM IST
The police said that the suspects posed as police officers and insisted on checking the currency that the two brothers was carrying.
Sarkar jumped into the Hooghly river from a ferry anchored below the Howrah bridge. Spectators, who had gathered on the bridge for the show, did not see him surface and informed the police.(HT PHOTO)
Sarkar jumped into the Hooghly river from a ferry anchored below the Howrah bridge. Spectators, who had gathered on the bridge for the show, did not see him surface and informed the police.(HT PHOTO)

Bengal magician disappears in Hooghly river after act fails

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Tanmay Chatterjee
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2019 12:07 AM IST
Sarkar, 42, a lesser-known magician who lived at Sonarpur in the southern fringes of Kolkata and had adopted the stage name Mandrake, succeeded in his acts many times till fate caught up with him on Sunday afternoon.
DCP Misra said the girl’s mother lives with her four children in their rented room in Budh Vihar. Her husband had abandoned the family three years ago and the woman works as a domestic help.(HT Photo)
DCP Misra said the girl’s mother lives with her four children in their rented room in Budh Vihar. Her husband had abandoned the family three years ago and the woman works as a domestic help.(HT Photo)

Delhi man kidnaps girl to force her mother to marry him, nabbed

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 07:35 AM IST
Police said the man, identified by his single name Kamlesh, was taking the girl to his home town in Mahoba after kidnapping her from outside her home on Sunday afternoon.
Virat Kohli (captain) of India and Faf du Plessis(c) of South Africa with the series trophy during the 1st One Day International match between South Africa and India held at Kingsmead Cricket Ground in Durban on the 1st feb 2018 Photo by Ron Gaunt / BCCI / SPORTZPICS
Virat Kohli (captain) of India and Faf du Plessis(c) of South Africa with the series trophy during the 1st One Day International match between South Africa and India held at Kingsmead Cricket Ground in Durban on the 1st feb 2018 Photo by Ron Gaunt / BCCI / SPORTZPICS

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli and team take guard against jittery South Africa

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Nilankur Das
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 10:39 AM IST
ICC World Cup 2019: As the powerful limited overs juggernaut of India takes on a cornered South Africa, expect nothing less than yet another extraordinary encounter.
The other two, meanwhile, rode away, but were chased by motorcycle-borne men who eventually caught them.(AFP image)
The other two, meanwhile, rode away, but were chased by motorcycle-borne men who eventually caught them.(AFP image)

Robber shot at in ‘encounter’ in Delhi

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2019 07:31 AM IST
Chinmoy Biswal, deputy commissioner of police (south-east), identified the injured man as 23-year-old Faizan who has 13 cases of snatching and robbery registered against him in city police stations.
A woman, in her late 20s, allegedly killed herself by hanging from a wooden panel at her house in Surat Nagar Phase-1 on Sunday afternoon.
A woman, in her late 20s, allegedly killed herself by hanging from a wooden panel at her house in Surat Nagar Phase-1 on Sunday afternoon.

Woman kills self in Surat Nagar home

Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2019 12:03 AM IST
Police said the reason for the suicide is not known and no note was recovered.
Three members of a family, including a minor, drowned in the backwaters of the Jadhavwadi dam (FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSE ONLY)(ht file photo)
Three members of a family, including a minor, drowned in the backwaters of the Jadhavwadi dam (FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSE ONLY)(ht file photo)

Three drown in Jadhavwadi dam

Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2019 04:09 AM IST
The family’s cry for help was heard by the NDRF officials, who then, got the members out of the water. The victims were rushed to the hospital, however, three of them were proclaimed dead on arrival.
A polling agent in Faridabad was arrested after a video of him trying to influence voters went viral on social media.(Screengrab)
A polling agent in Faridabad was arrested after a video of him trying to influence voters went viral on social media.(Screengrab)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Poll agent arrested for trying to influence voters inside Faridabad booth

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2019 11:39 AM IST
The Election Commissioner said after receiving the full report action will be taken against those found wanting in their duty. He added that the scrutiny of this polling station will be comprehensive
The micro-observer said the polling officers were hesitant to touch the women’s fingers. He refused to comment on why the men in the area had also been inked in a similar manner.(HT Photo)
The micro-observer said the polling officers were hesitant to touch the women’s fingers. He refused to comment on why the men in the area had also been inked in a similar manner.(HT Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Mismanagement, lax policing mar polling in Mewat

By Team HT, Gurugram
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2019 04:02 AM IST
Amid heavy influx of voters during morning hours, the constable at a polling booth in Ferozepur Namak failed to control those flouting rules.
The police said that Aditya’s body was recovered from the fields near the forensic science laboratory in Niwari on Sunday morning.(HT Photo)
The police said that Aditya’s body was recovered from the fields near the forensic science laboratory in Niwari on Sunday morning.(HT Photo)

10-yr-old kidnapped in Delhi, body recovered a day later

Hindustan Times, GHAZIABAD | By Peeyush Khandelwal
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2019 07:38 AM IST
Police suspect Aditya Bansal, the only son of a businessman, was kidnapped for ransom and later murdered as the suspects feared he would reveal their identities.
The accused had promised to elope with the deceased on April 10, however, he failed to turn up,” police inspector Pradeep Chauhan said.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo For Representation)
The accused had promised to elope with the deceased on April 10, however, he failed to turn up,” police inspector Pradeep Chauhan said.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo For Representation)

16-yr-old who filed rape complaint commits suicide

Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2019 12:37 AM IST
Chauhan said the girl committed suicide on Sunday afternoon by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her house.
An 18-year-old labourer died on Sunday afternoon, while a 28-year-old man was injured after the wall of an under-construction water tank collapsed at Indira Nagar in Kandivli (West).(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
An 18-year-old labourer died on Sunday afternoon, while a 28-year-old man was injured after the wall of an under-construction water tank collapsed at Indira Nagar in Kandivli (West).(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

18-yr-old dead as water tank wall collapses in Mumbai’s Kandivli

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 08, 2019 07:38 AM IST
The deceased, Ramesh Ming, was rushed to Oscar Hospital by the police, but was declared dead on arrival. The other victim, Sumit Lakda, is hospitalised and is reportedly in a stable condition.
A 16-year-old boy drowned, while his two friends were rescued after they entered the deep waters of the Yamuna river in south Delhi’s Kalindi Kunj on Sunday afternoon, police said.(Representative Image/HT PHOTO)
A 16-year-old boy drowned, while his two friends were rescued after they entered the deep waters of the Yamuna river in south Delhi’s Kalindi Kunj on Sunday afternoon, police said.(Representative Image/HT PHOTO)

16-year-old boy drowns in Yamuna, two others rescued

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 08, 2019 06:33 AM IST
However, one boy was yet to be found, prompting the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) to launch a search.
The firefighters were sent to put the fire which broke out on Saturday in Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture, Southwest China’s Sichuan province.(File Photo/Representative image)
The firefighters were sent to put the fire which broke out on Saturday in Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture, Southwest China’s Sichuan province.(File Photo/Representative image)

26 firefighters dead in China forest blaze

Beijing | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2019 05:11 PM IST
About 30 people have been unaccounted for since Sunday afternoon after a sudden change in wind direction caused an outburst of the blaze, according to authorities in Sichuan’s Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture.
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
Story Saved