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Fire at a godown in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi(ANI Photo)

Fire breaks out at godown in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:52 AM IST
Fire tenders have been rushed to the spot in MIDC area of Bhiwandi.
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A pedestrian walks past a billboard reading "Please believe these days will pass" on Broadway Market in east London.(AFP File Photo )
A pedestrian walks past a billboard reading "Please believe these days will pass" on Broadway Market in east London.(AFP File Photo )

UK high streets are emptying at the fastest pace on record

Bloomberg
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:45 AM IST
UK retail landlords were already grappling with falling rents and values before lockdowns accelerated the shift to online shopping and forced more stores to close.
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Security personnel at barricades put up at the Ghazipur border on Wednesday. (Sanjeev Verma/HT photo)
Security personnel at barricades put up at the Ghazipur border on Wednesday. (Sanjeev Verma/HT photo)

Confusion led to chaos at Ghazipur, says farmer leader

By karn pratap singh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:36 AM IST
  • Sunil Choudhary, a farmer from Noida, said he was present near the MCD toll booth on the NH-24 service lane when some farmers began the tractor rally around 9.30am, much before the scheduled time.
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Antony Blinken, US secretary of state, is sworn in during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, DC, US on Jan. 27, 2021. (Bloomberg File Photo )
Antony Blinken, US secretary of state, is sworn in during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, DC, US on Jan. 27, 2021. (Bloomberg File Photo )

US will join nuclear deal if Iran complies with provisions: Tony Blinken

PTI, Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:33 AM IST
The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), popular as the Iranian nuclear deal, was one of the key foreign policy achievements of the Obama-Biden Administration. The Previous Trump Administration withdrew from it.
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The case involved charges of criminal conspiracy and forgery of documents purported to have been issued by complainant Alam Pasha in 2012, during Yediyurappa’s first term as chief minister.(PTI)
The case involved charges of criminal conspiracy and forgery of documents purported to have been issued by complainant Alam Pasha in 2012, during Yediyurappa’s first term as chief minister.(PTI)

SC stays arrest of Yediyurappa in 2012 forgery case

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Bangalore
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:31 AM IST
  • A bench, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, also stayed the arrest of former state industries minister Murugesh Nirani, who was a co-accused in the matter.
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The average 24-hour AQI at 4 pm was 357 in Ghaziabad, 342 in Noida, 300 in Greater Noida, 300 in Faridabad and 317 in Gurgaon, according to CPCB's Sameer app.(ANI Photo. Representative image)
The average 24-hour AQI at 4 pm was 357 in Ghaziabad, 342 in Noida, 300 in Greater Noida, 300 in Faridabad and 317 in Gurgaon, according to CPCB's Sameer app.(ANI Photo. Representative image)

Air quality 'very poor' in Ghaziabad, Noida, Gurgaon

PTI, Noida
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:29 AM IST
Levels of PM2.5 and PM10 also remained high in the air of the five cities neighbouring Delhi, according to the air quality index (AQI) maintained by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).
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India’s electronics and information technology ministry has informed the Chinese firms that the ban on 59 apps, including TikTok. (Reuters)
India’s electronics and information technology ministry has informed the Chinese firms that the ban on 59 apps, including TikTok. (Reuters)

Beijing opposes New Delhi move to retain ban on 59 Chinese apps

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:28 AM IST
  • The ban was imposed last June on grounds of national security, months after the military standoff emerged into the open.
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A healthcare worker uses a pipette to process Covid-19 test samples at the SpiceHealth Genome Sequencing Laboratory set up at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. (Bloomberg File Photo )
A healthcare worker uses a pipette to process Covid-19 test samples at the SpiceHealth Genome Sequencing Laboratory set up at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. (Bloomberg File Photo )

Covid-19: Oxford scientists expect vaccine data on UK mutant virus by next week

Reuters
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:28 AM IST
British scientists have said the UK variant that is behind a surge in Covid-19 infections in the country may be not only more transmissible, but also more lethal.
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Tesla has given the cars all-new interiors, with updated screens and climate controls.(AP File Photo )
Tesla has given the cars all-new interiors, with updated screens and climate controls.(AP File Photo )

Tesla’s Model S Plaid is fastest-accelerating production car

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:22 AM IST
Tesla says Model S Plaid is capable of 0-60 in less than 2 seconds, claiming in the earnings presentation that it’s the fastest-accelerating production car in the world.
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The latest published electoral roll by the chief electoral officer of Delhi shall be used for the purpose of these bye-elections, the statement said.(PTI file photo. Representative image)
The latest published electoral roll by the chief electoral officer of Delhi shall be used for the purpose of these bye-elections, the statement said.(PTI file photo. Representative image)

Bypolls to 5 municipal wards in Delhi to be held on Feb 28

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 06:22 AM IST
The bypolls will be held for two wards under the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) and three under the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC), the State Election Commission of Delhi said in a statement.
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