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Akshay Kumar-starrer Laxmii released on an OTT platform last week.

Single screens in small towns play pirated version of Akshay Kumar-starrer Laxmii: Is pirarcy the need of the hour for them?

By Juhi Chakraborty | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 02:16 PM IST
Exhibitors in small towns are resorting to piracy in order to survive tough times.
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The professional student housing segment has been on an upward surge in the last few years, attracting global investors and large-scale real estate partners.
The professional student housing segment has been on an upward surge in the last few years, attracting global investors and large-scale real estate partners.

YourShell: The talk of the town after being acquired by Stanza Living

UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2020 05:21 PM IST
Apart from high-quality residences, YourShell was much-appreciated for delivering a robust service support system for handling student grievances along with an exciting array of value-added features including a library, gaming zone, career counseling sessions and internship guidance.
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Punjab finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal’s assembly constituency of Bathinda saw a sharp fall of 48 points this time as compared to last year. The city was at 31st position in 2019.(Sanjeev Kumar/HT)
Punjab finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal’s assembly constituency of Bathinda saw a sharp fall of 48 points this time as compared to last year. The city was at 31st position in 2019.(Sanjeev Kumar/HT)

Bathinda cleanest city in state for 3rd year in a row; slips nationally

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2020 10:52 PM IST
According to Swachh Survekshan-2020, Bathinda is 79th, while Ferozepur is 96th in the category of cities with a population between 1 lakh and 10 lakh
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Shimla ranks 65th in Swachh Survekshan 2020, cleanest town in Himachal

By Naresh K Thakur | Hindustan Times, Dharamshala, Dharamshala:
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2020 09:23 PM IST
In the 2019 survey, Shimla was ranked 128th in the list. No other town in the state figures among the top 100 cleanest cities.
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Anmol Malik has just made her debut as an author(Porus Vimadalal)
Anmol Malik has just made her debut as an author(Porus Vimadalal)

Word power: Meet Anmol Malik, the new author in town

By Veenu Singh | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2020 10:57 PM IST
She might have started her career as a singer and lyricist, but the daughter of musician Anu Malik has found her true calling as a writer
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Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar also made a reference to hiring unskilled workers by the industry while talking about the private job quota, thus indicating that the proposed job quota could only for the unskilled workers.(HT Photo)
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar also made a reference to hiring unskilled workers by the industry while talking about the private job quota, thus indicating that the proposed job quota could only for the unskilled workers.(HT Photo)

Haryana CM Khattar non-committal on enacting law for pvt job quota to locals

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON FEB 08, 2020 03:36 AM IST
A pre-poll promise of BJP’s post-poll ally Jannayak Janta Party (JJP), the proposed quota in private sector jobs, if implemented through legislation, will be touted as a major triumph for BJP’s coalition partner.
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A team of police forensic experts rushed to the spot after receiving information and sealed the chief engineer’s house in the presence of a magistrate.(HT image)
A team of police forensic experts rushed to the spot after receiving information and sealed the chief engineer’s house in the presence of a magistrate.(HT image)

Bihar government engineer sets contractor on fire over bribe

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2019 10:39 AM IST
The son of the 55-year-old Rama Shankar Singh, Rana Pratap Singh, lodged a first information report or FIR against the department’s chief engineer, executive engineer, assistant engineer and four others with the Town police station.
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File image of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer(Action Images via Reuters)
File image of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer(Action Images via Reuters)

Solskjaer faces up to reality as Barcelona roll into town

By AFP | London
UPDATED ON APR 09, 2019 09:04 AM IST
Solskjaer has given his creative players licence to attack, with Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford let off the leash to devastating effect.
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The event promises to make your April Fools’ Day both playful and special.(Bira 91)
The event promises to make your April Fools’ Day both playful and special.(Bira 91)

Bira 91 April Fools’ Fest back in town

By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2019 10:26 AM IST
The event, which is being organized in Okhla from March 30-31, has lots of excitement in store.
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Catch Hindi play Mohan Se Mahatma to be staged for the first time in the city today.The play depicts Mahatma Gandhi’s life during 1915-1919.
Catch Hindi play Mohan Se Mahatma to be staged for the first time in the city today.The play depicts Mahatma Gandhi’s life during 1915-1919.

Gurugram, relive Gandhi’s era with this Hindi play in town

By Naina Arora | Hindustan Times, Gurugram
PUBLISHED ON JAN 05, 2019 12:08 PM IST
To be staged for the first time in the city, this play brings to life Mahatma’s early years in Indian politics.
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Scene in a Kerala village.(Corbis via Getty Images)
Scene in a Kerala village.(Corbis via Getty Images)

Review: The Town That Laughed by Manu Bhattathiri

By Revati Laul | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 10:35 AM IST
Quite unlike stories set in the city, The Town That Laughed promises to make you hear the cackle of the old grandmother and the lone bicycle bell getting louder as its approaches
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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was in US to receive the inaugural Meryl Streep Award for Excellence.(Viral Bhayani)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was in US to receive the inaugural Meryl Streep Award for Excellence.(Viral Bhayani)

Abhishek Bachchan welcomes Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aaradhya back in town at airport. See pics

UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2018 08:19 PM IST
With many big stars staying busy with Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations, only a handful of them such as Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor and Janhvi Kapoor kept us engaged in Bollywood.
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The civic body pays Rs 25 lakh per month to the contractor, yet garbage is not lifted.(HT Photo)
The civic body pays Rs 25 lakh per month to the contractor, yet garbage is not lifted.(HT Photo)

Swachh Survekshan: Ranked 4th three years ago, Batala now dirtiest town in Punjab

By Vishal Sally | Hindustan Times, Batala
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2018 11:37 AM IST
Batala, 32km from Gurdaspur, was once known as the “Iron Bird of Asia” for its foundry industry.
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Enjoy the best of jazz at this celebration.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Enjoy the best of jazz at this celebration.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

International Jazz Day: Be part of this seven-hour celebration of jazz in town

By Aditya Dogra, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 05:53 PM IST
If you are an ardent lover of the genre, looking to celebrate International Jazz Day in style, make sure you don’t miss this celebration in the city that will witness musicians and poets from all over the world.
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A boy sits on a chair along a damaged street at the city of Douma in Damascus, Syria April 16, 2018.(REUTERS Photo)
A boy sits on a chair along a damaged street at the city of Douma in Damascus, Syria April 16, 2018.(REUTERS Photo)

Syrian rebels hand over arms, leave another town near Douma

By Associated Press | Associated Press, Beirut
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 06:53 PM IST
Dumayr, in the Qalamoun mountains, is a minutes’ drive away from the eastern Ghouta region, a former rebel enclave that came under full government control last week after a driving offensive that culminated in a suspected chemical weapons attack.
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(HT file photo)
(HT file photo)

Mumbai civic body to select members of seven zonal town vending committees

By Sanjana Bhalerao and Sagar Pillai | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2018 12:05 AM IST
The zonal TVCs will handle hawkers’ registration, issuing of licences and demarcating vending/non-vending and restricted zones for hawking. The panel will work as a redress committee for both hawkers and citizens
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February 5 is celebrated as ‘Shahid Afridi Day’ in the American town of Port Arthur, Texas.(Getty Images)
February 5 is celebrated as ‘Shahid Afridi Day’ in the American town of Port Arthur, Texas.(Getty Images)

This American town annually celebrates February 5 as ‘Shahid Afridi Day’

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2019 09:50 AM IST
The Pakistani cricketer’s popularity has reached even the town of Port Arthur in Texas, where February 5 is celebrated as ‘Shahid Afridi Day’.
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