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Existential WFH Qs for the weekend (it is the weekend, right?)

Most workplaces went casual long before the pandemic (Brooks Brothers has applied for bankruptcy), and athleisure has been a trend for well nigh a decade-and-half, so there is no need to dress up.
A woman works at a laptop computer at home in an arranged photograph taken in Bern, Switzerland.(Bloomberg)
A woman works at a laptop computer at home in an arranged photograph taken in Bern, Switzerland.(Bloomberg)
Updated on Jul 12, 2020 08:56 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By R Sukumar

Roundabout: My Other Half – Telling tales of the storyteller from Sialkot

Urdu fiction writer Joginder Paul (1025-2016) gave a sensitive pen to Partition with memorable fiction such as Dera Baba Nanak and Sleepwalkers. His wife Krishna looks back at the man as she turns 90
Joiginder Paul with Krishna Paul together in their life’s journey.
Joiginder Paul with Krishna Paul together in their life’s journey.
Updated on Jul 04, 2020 11:07 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Nirupama Dutt

Victor Hugo Birth Anniversary: Here are books and quotes by the poet and author one must read

Most famous for the classics Les Miserables and the Hunchback of Notre-Dame, Victor Marie Hugo was born on February 26, 1802.
A poet and a painter with more than 4,000 drawings to his name, Hugo would go on to spend 15 years in exile, during which time he published Les Miserables.(Wikimedia Commons)
A poet and a painter with more than 4,000 drawings to his name, Hugo would go on to spend 15 years in exile, during which time he published Les Miserables.(Wikimedia Commons)
Updated on Feb 26, 2020 06:35 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent

Notre Dame reminds us of the fragility of our history

The lesson it teaches us is we, together, are creators of beauty. Time is the architect, but people are the masons
The burning spire on the roof of the Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris, April 15. More than a church has fallen. In a way, Notre Dame is the soul of humanity itself, and a piece of that humanity has now been scarred(REUTERS)
The burning spire on the roof of the Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris, April 15. More than a church has fallen. In a way, Notre Dame is the soul of humanity itself, and a piece of that humanity has now been scarred(REUTERS)
Updated on Apr 18, 2019 08:40 AM IST
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By Bernard-Henri Lévy

Travel: A winter in Paris

Despite the chill of February winds, the City of Lights sets out a warm welcome
For the best view of Paris at night, go to the Montparnasse Tower(Saubhadra Chatterji)
For the best view of Paris at night, go to the Montparnasse Tower(Saubhadra Chatterji)
Updated on Apr 14, 2019 12:00 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Saubhadra Chatterji

Top 10 winter quotes by writers for inspiration this season

We bring to you 10 evocative and soulful quotes on winters penned down by famous writers, including Norman Douglas, Victor Hugo and William Blake, who understood the essence of the season.
Some people are totally, one hundred percent into winter. This post is not just for them. (Unsplash)
Some people are totally, one hundred percent into winter. This post is not just for them. (Unsplash)
Updated on Dec 07, 2018 03:41 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
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