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Podcast: The Life and Times of Amit Varma

By Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2020 08:28 PM IST
Amit Varma talks about his continuously evolving career, his libertarian ideology, and his views on nationalism.
Representational Image.(AP)
Representational Image.(AP)

Premier League does not yet have ‘green light’, minister warns

London | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON MAY 08, 2020 06:17 PM IST
Premier League clubs are due to meet on Monday to discuss the latest plans for “Project Restart” -- a day after an expected minor easing of coronavirus lockdown measures.
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HT Image

Times higher education Rankings: PU slips 16 notches, overall score improves

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Dar Ovais, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON FEB 20, 2020 12:51 AM IST
From rank 150 in 2019, the university has slipped to 166 in 2020. The varsity continued to slide for the third consecutive year
President Donald Trump.(Doug Mills/The New York Times)
President Donald Trump.(Doug Mills/The New York Times)

Donald Trump rages as NY Times clarifies its Kavanaugh story

Washington | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2019 09:11 AM IST
The article made waves when it was published over the weekend, re-examining sexual assault allegations aired last year at Kavanaugh’s polarizing Senate confirmation hearing.
IISC campus. (Representational image)
IISC campus. (Representational image)

No Indian varsity in top 100 in Times Higher Education ranking, 6 institutions in top 500 list

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON SEP 12, 2019 06:24 PM IST
According to the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry, India’s 56 universities were listed in the Times Higher Education University Ranking declared on Wednesday.
People gather for the funerals of five Russian nuclear engineers killed by a rocket explosion in Sarov, the closed city, located 370 kilometers east of Moscow, Monday, Aug. 12, 2019. Thousands of people have attended the burial of five Russian nuclear engineers killed by an explosion during tests of a new rocket. The engineers, who died on Thursday, were laid to rest Monday in the city of Sarov that hosts Russia’s main nuclear weapons research center.(Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM via AP)
People gather for the funerals of five Russian nuclear engineers killed by a rocket explosion in Sarov, the closed city, located 370 kilometers east of Moscow, Monday, Aug. 12, 2019. Thousands of people have attended the burial of five Russian nuclear engineers killed by an explosion during tests of a new rocket. The engineers, who died on Thursday, were laid to rest Monday in the city of Sarov that hosts Russia’s main nuclear weapons research center.(Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM via AP)

Russia says radiation levels reached 16 times normal in blast

Bloomberg | By Jake Rudnitsky
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 02:42 PM IST
The blast killed five atomic scientists during test of a missile engine that used “isotope power sources” on an offshore platform in Arkhangelsk region, close to Arctic Circle, state nuclear monopoly Rosatom said over the weekend.
Boris Johnson would want to meet U.S. President Donald Trump within the first two months of becoming prime minister.(AFP Photo)
Boris Johnson would want to meet U.S. President Donald Trump within the first two months of becoming prime minister.(AFP Photo)

UK’s Johnson would meet Trump to negotiate trade deal after becoming PM: Report

London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2019 10:28 AM IST
The former foreign secretary is ready to travel to the United States as soon as possible if he becomes the prime minister to secure a limited agreement before the Brexit deadline of Oct. 31, the paper said.
File image of Andy Murray(AP)
File image of Andy Murray(AP)

Andy Murray plays down his chances of playing singles at Wimbledon

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2019 11:58 AM IST
Murray has started training since the procedure and hopes to emulate doubles veteran Bob Bryan, who successfully returned to competitive tennis after a similar operation.
Renu Begum, sister of teenage British girl Shamima Begum, holds a photo of her sister as she makes an appeal for her to return home at Scotland Yard, in London.(REUTERS)
Renu Begum, sister of teenage British girl Shamima Begum, holds a photo of her sister as she makes an appeal for her to return home at Scotland Yard, in London.(REUTERS)

Let Shamima Begum return home to Britain, pleads family of IS bride

London | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2019 04:59 PM IST
Begum was one of three schoolgirls from Bethnal Green, east London, who left the UK for Syria at the age of 15.
A FIFA logo next to the entrance during part I of the FIFA Council Meeting.(Getty Images)
A FIFA logo next to the entrance during part I of the FIFA Council Meeting.(Getty Images)

FIFA to limit loan deals from 2020-21 season - report

London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2018 04:29 PM IST
Some European clubs have used the loan system to keep a large number of talented young players on their books, giving them a chance to play first team football elsewhere and often subsequently selling them on for a profit.
In this image made from aerial video, police vehicles line a road in the vicinity of a shooting in Thousand Oaks, California.(AP)
In this image made from aerial video, police vehicles line a road in the vicinity of a shooting in Thousand Oaks, California.(AP)

Attacker among 13 dead in shooting at southern California bar

Thousand Oaks (California) | By Agencies
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2018 09:01 PM IST
Police said at least 30 shots were fired at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, which is about 40 miles west of Los Angeles
A general view of Palace of Westminster and the Queen Elizabeth Tower which contains the bell known as 'Big Ben' in London.(AP Photo)
A general view of Palace of Westminster and the Queen Elizabeth Tower which contains the bell known as 'Big Ben' in London.(AP Photo)

Used condoms, vomit found in offices of British MPs, complain cleaners

Hindustan Times, London | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2018 09:04 PM IST
After reports by ‘disgusted’ cleaners, Parliament officials are considering new service agreements with MPs to ensure offices are not misused
Shane Warne has slammed former skipper Steve Waugh in his new book.(Twitter)
Shane Warne has slammed former skipper Steve Waugh in his new book.(Twitter)

Shane Warne calls Steve Waugh ‘most selfish player’ in new book

London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2018 08:44 PM IST
The revelations and claims about Steve Waugh come from Shane Warne’s soon-to-be-released book ‘No Spin’, the extracts of which came out in ‘The Times’ newspaper.
Antonio Conte was replaced by former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri as Chelsea manager.(REUTERS)
Antonio Conte was replaced by former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri as Chelsea manager.(REUTERS)

Antonio Conte to sue Chelsea over delayed sacking - reports

Agence France-Presse, London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2018 04:54 PM IST
Antonio Conte, who spent just two years with Chelsea, was widely reported to be facing the sack for much of last season after the breakdown in his relationship with owner Roman Abramovich.
Dr Mookerjee with his lifelong friend Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, holding a replica of the Sanchi Stupa.(Courtesy Tathagata Roy)
Dr Mookerjee with his lifelong friend Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, holding a replica of the Sanchi Stupa.(Courtesy Tathagata Roy)

Excerpt: Syama Prasad Mookerjee; Life and Times by Tathagata Roy

Hindustan Times | By Tathagata Roy
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2018 10:21 PM IST
Governor of Tripura, Tathagata Roy’s biography of Syama Prasad Mookerjee, founder of the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, focuses on an important but forgotten politician. This excerpt examines his mysterious death
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