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A youngster displays his Covishield Covid-19 vaccination certificate in New Delhi on Wednesday. India and the UK have held several meetings and discussions between technical experts since the beginning of this month, the latest being on Tuesday, to bridge differences over vaccine certification. (AP PHOTO.)

‘Looking at it urgently,’ says UK envoy on vaccine certification for India

PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 08:06 PM IST
Early on Wednesday, the UK updated its travel guidance to include Covishield among the list of approved vaccines, along with the AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson jabs and their formulations. A spokesperson for the UK mission reiterated that Britain is engaging with India to expand British recognition of Indian vaccine certification.
Chief patron of Juna Akhara and general secretary of ABAP, Mahant Hari Giri talking to reporters about internal probe into the death of Narendra Giri, in Prayagraj on Wednesday. (HT Photo)
Chief patron of Juna Akhara and general secretary of ABAP, Mahant Hari Giri talking to reporters about internal probe into the death of Narendra Giri, in Prayagraj on Wednesday. (HT Photo)

Prayagraj: Akhara Parishad to also undertake internal probe into Narendra Giri’s death

PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 08:04 PM IST
The probe committee would submit the findings of the internal probe to Akhara Parishad, the apex decision making body of the country’s 13 Hindu monastic orders, which would then share it with the public, says seer
Imran Khan said he hopes that the Taliban will allow women to go to school as it has nothing to do with religion.
Imran Khan said he hopes that the Taliban will allow women to go to school as it has nothing to do with religion.

Imran Khan says stopping women from accessing education un-Islamic

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Poulomi Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:51 PM IST
The decision of whether to recognise the Taliban government in Afghanistan will be taken collectively after Pakistan discusses the issue with neighbours, Imran Khan said in a recent interview. 
David Warner and Kane Williamson during practice. (SRH/Twitter)
David Warner and Kane Williamson during practice. (SRH/Twitter)

Pietersen, Gavaskar address potential existence of issues b/w Warner, Pietersen

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:45 PM IST
  • Kevin Pietersen and Sunil Gavaskar spoke about whether the change in guard can affect or has affected the relationship between David Warner and Kane Williamson.
Out of 100 global cities in 2020, 92 exceeded WHO's revised 2021 air quality guidelines, which include 5 Indian cities as well. Delhi's annual PM2.5 trends in 2020 was 16.8 times more than WHO's 2021 guidelines.(Representational photo)
Out of 100 global cities in 2020, 92 exceeded WHO's revised 2021 air quality guidelines, which include 5 Indian cities as well. Delhi's annual PM2.5 trends in 2020 was 16.8 times more than WHO's 2021 guidelines.(Representational photo)

WHO revises global air quality, sets new quality levels for protection of health

By Avik Roy, New Delhi, Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:44 PM IST
While WHO's revised recommendations for air quality standards are not legally binding for countries, they may represent a turning point in the way we approach air pollution globally.
Rajni Patil, 62, who is currently the Congress’s in-charge of Jammu and Kashmir, served as Rajya Sabha MP for five years until April 2018 on the seat fallen vacant after the demise of former Union minister Vilasrao Deshmukh.
Rajni Patil, 62, who is currently the Congress’s in-charge of Jammu and Kashmir, served as Rajya Sabha MP for five years until April 2018 on the seat fallen vacant after the demise of former Union minister Vilasrao Deshmukh.

Rajni Patil of Congress and Sanjay Upadhyay of BJP file their nominations for RS bypoll

By Surendra P Gangan, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:43 PM IST
Congress’s former parliamentarian Rajni Patil and BJP’s Mumbai general secretary Sanjay Upadhyay filed their nomination on Wednesday, the last day of filing nomination for the poll
Mahant Giri’s disciple Anand Giri being produced in the court, in Prayagraj on Wednesday. (PTI Photo)
Mahant Giri’s disciple Anand Giri being produced in the court, in Prayagraj on Wednesday. (PTI Photo)

Mahant’s two disciples sent to 14-day judicial custody

PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:38 PM IST
Anand Giri was arrested on charges of abetment of suicide on Tuesday evening while Aadya Tiwari, priest of Bade Hanuman Temple, was also held later in the day
Three booked for duping a car showroom dealer in Pune by allegedly showing fraudulent sale of high-end cars. (Shutterstock (FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSE))
Three booked for duping a car showroom dealer in Pune by allegedly showing fraudulent sale of high-end cars. (Shutterstock (FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSE))

Defence canteen automobile agent booked for duping car showroom of 53 lakh in Pune

PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:18 PM IST
Three booked for duping a car showroom dealer in Pune by allegedly showing fraudulent sale of high-end cars
Chhattisgarh is considered the nanihal (mother’s birth home) of Lord Ram
Chhattisgarh is considered the nanihal (mother’s birth home) of Lord Ram

Chhattisgarh to launch tourism circuit based on Lord Ram’s stay in the state

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Parmita Uniyal
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:21 PM IST
  • When it comes to places of religious significance and those finding mention in mythological stories, the state of Chhattisgarh has a long list to offer to tourists.
Aditya Seal (sourced)
Aditya Seal (sourced)

My first award brought excitement manifold: Aditya Seal

By S Farah Rizvi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2021 07:14 PM IST
Actor Aditya Seal feels awards and recognition do provide a big morale boost to a person working in any capacity
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