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Using the hashtag #EkBottlePaani, students also took to social media to create awareness about helping the Metro workers.(ht photo)

To beat the heat: Mumbai students bring relief to Metro workers with #EkBottlePaani

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2019 12:19 AM IST
The initiative, led by XIC, was aimed at helping the workers fight the heat and stay hydrated while working
A jaguar clawed an Arizona woman who climbed over a barrier to take a picture at the Wildlife World Zoo near Phoenix.(Wildlife World Zoo/Facebook)
A jaguar clawed an Arizona woman who climbed over a barrier to take a picture at the Wildlife World Zoo near Phoenix.(Wildlife World Zoo/Facebook)

Jaguar attacks Arizona woman who climbed zoo barrier to take a selfie

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 11, 2019 09:43 AM IST
Cellphone video of the incident showed at least one gash on the woman’s left forearm as she writhed on the ground in pain on Saturday.
A few celebs have shown that it’s never too late to spark a trend that starts a dialogue on issues pertaining to climate change and environment(Photo: Instagram/diamirzaofficial, homster and iamjuhichawla)
A few celebs have shown that it’s never too late to spark a trend that starts a dialogue on issues pertaining to climate change and environment(Photo: Instagram/diamirzaofficial, homster and iamjuhichawla)

When celebrities bat for the planet

Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Kalra
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2019 04:58 PM IST
The wave of the #10yearchallenge may be over, but it is continues to help create environment awareness
Day-to-day activities like climbing the stairs instead of using the lifts help keep us active(Shutterstock)
Day-to-day activities like climbing the stairs instead of using the lifts help keep us active(Shutterstock)

Happy new life!

Hindustan Times | By Shikha Sharma
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2019 10:27 PM IST
Take a fresh look at your New Year’s health resolutions
A group of youths hurled balled-up handerkerchiefs and traditional towels towards the dais occupied by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath.(PTI)
A group of youths hurled balled-up handerkerchiefs and traditional towels towards the dais occupied by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath.(PTI)

Protestors create ruckus at Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath’s event

Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2018 10:46 AM IST
Locals claimed the youths were angry at delay in being given registration forms for the event. Security personnel were reported to have intercepted the handkerchiefs and towels before they reached the dais.
A class at Delhi Public School, Faridabad. The school has successfully implemented tablet-based learning and says it has been able to reduce the weight of bags by 70%.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT Photo)
A class at Delhi Public School, Faridabad. The school has successfully implemented tablet-based learning and says it has been able to reduce the weight of bags by 70%.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT Photo)

The e-way out of heavy school bags

Hindustan Times | By Manoj Sharma and Fareeha Iftikhar
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2018 04:29 PM IST
Can digital learning help reduce the weight of schools bags? Some schools tried it and failed, while a few succeeded. HT tries to find out if technology can ease the burden on children and the challenges in implementing it
India’s Sonia Chahal (in blue) punches Stanimira Petrova of Bulgaria during the women's light flyweight 57 kg category bout at AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships.(PTI)
India’s Sonia Chahal (in blue) punches Stanimira Petrova of Bulgaria during the women's light flyweight 57 kg category bout at AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships.(PTI)

World Boxing Championships: Sonia Chahal enters quarters, Saweety bows out

New Delhi | By PTI
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2018 06:15 PM IST
Sonia Chahal, daughter of a farmer from Haryana, was trailing after the second round but recovered in the final round to win the close bout 3-2. All the five judges ruled in favour of the Indian in the third round and that sealed the win.
There is nothing like a hot cup of chai to warm up a cool winter day.(Getty images)
There is nothing like a hot cup of chai to warm up a cool winter day.(Getty images)

Of beautiful beginnings, happiness and warmth

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2018 08:51 AM IST
The sharp whistle of the tikkiwala on late foggy winter evenings, the grey hand knit shawl wrapped around mother, the ageless hot water bottles getting refilled every now and then also evoke happiness.
Single-use plastic meant for packaging will not be covered by the legislation, a draft of which is ready with the ministry but is being negotiated internally on various clauses.(HT/Picture for representation)
Single-use plastic meant for packaging will not be covered by the legislation, a draft of which is ready with the ministry but is being negotiated internally on various clauses.(HT/Picture for representation)

Environment ministry considers nation-wide ban on 4 single-use plastic products

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2018 11:22 PM IST
The union environment ministry is considering a uniform, countrywide legislation to phase out four single-use plastic products — styrofoam cups, plastic water bottles, disposable plastic cutlery and all plastic carry bags.
Nandamuri Harikrishna was killed in a car accident on Thursday.(HT Photo)
Nandamuri Harikrishna was killed in a car accident on Thursday.(HT Photo)

NT Rama Rao’s son was not wearing seat belt during car crash, says police

Hyderabad/Amravati | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2018 08:33 AM IST
Nalagonda SP A V Ranganath said the actor-politician was thrown out of the car after it hit the median and fell on the other side of the road as the doors of the vehicle were flung open in the impact.
The fire killed four people.
The fire killed four people.

Parel fire in Mumbai: More residents move back into flats

Hindustan Times | By Steffy Thevar, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON AUG 25, 2018 01:39 AM IST
The flats are without water or power supply.
Phuket, like Bali in Indonesia and Boracay in the Philippines, has become a top holiday destination in Southeast Asia. It is trying to raise awareness about the alternatives to plastic.(Shutterstock)
Phuket, like Bali in Indonesia and Boracay in the Philippines, has become a top holiday destination in Southeast Asia. It is trying to raise awareness about the alternatives to plastic.(Shutterstock)

Thai island Phuket is making guests check out of plastic waste, trying to go plastic-free

Reuters | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2018 11:52 AM IST
Hoteliers in the Thai island of Phuket are pioneering a series of initiatives aimed at reducing the use of plastic, tackling the garbage that washes up on its shores, and educating staff, local communities and tourists alike on the art of plastic recycling.
Through a report on May 1, Hindustan Times had highlighted how the food items sold inside the multiplexes were at least 80% costlier than those sold outside.(HT File Photo)
Through a report on May 1, Hindustan Times had highlighted how the food items sold inside the multiplexes were at least 80% costlier than those sold outside.(HT File Photo)

Multiplexes turn a deaf ear to administration’s order on food rates in Chandigarh

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2018 09:11 AM IST
Multiplexes have failed to lower the rates of food items sold to moviegoers.
Cinema-goers watch a movie trailer at a PVR Multiplex in Mumbai.(Reuters File)
Cinema-goers watch a movie trailer at a PVR Multiplex in Mumbai.(Reuters File)

How will outside food in cinemas affect security, HC asks Maharashtra

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2018 08:31 PM IST
The court also noted state’s own affidavit said there existed no specific law or statutory provision that restrained citizens from carrying outside food into cinema theatres.
The student has sustained fractures on both his legs and is undergoing treatment at a private hospital.(Representative photo)
The student has sustained fractures on both his legs and is undergoing treatment at a private hospital.(Representative photo)

Teacher booked after Dalit student allegedly tricked into drinking urine

Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2018 05:17 PM IST
12-year-old was allegedly tricked into drinking urine by his classmates.
Minister of state for environment Mahesh Sharma said his ministry has written to offices that come under its control, offices of the central government and its departments, PSUs, corporates and institutions to eliminate single-use plastic products, including water bottles and take-away coffee cups.(HT/File Photo)
Minister of state for environment Mahesh Sharma said his ministry has written to offices that come under its control, offices of the central government and its departments, PSUs, corporates and institutions to eliminate single-use plastic products, including water bottles and take-away coffee cups.(HT/File Photo)

States asked to tell places of worship to prohibit plastic: Govt

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUL 23, 2018 07:05 PM IST
All states and union territories have been asked to communicate to temples, mosques, gurudwaras and churches about the ill-effects of single-use plastic and encourage their staff and visitors not to use those, minister of state for environment Mahesh Sharma said in Rajya Sabha.
(ImagesBazaar)
(ImagesBazaar)

Out with the old: Campuses take steps to go plastic-free

Hindustan Times | By Prakruti Maniar
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2018 06:53 PM IST
College administrations and students are replacing canteen cutlery with steel, limiting the use of packaged drinking water and using alternatives to thermocol for cultural festivals.
Responsible travel should be the mantra in today’s time.(Photo:Shutterstock)
Responsible travel should be the mantra in today’s time.(Photo:Shutterstock)

How to become a responsible traveller

Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Kalra
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 02:25 PM IST
In today’s time, when almost every individual is bitten by the travel bug, it’s important to ensure that the bug in you travels smartly and responsibly.
A typical Sehri spread includes a mix of savoury and sweet dishes like sewaiyan, biryani, sheermal and kebabs.(Shivam Saxena/HT)
A typical Sehri spread includes a mix of savoury and sweet dishes like sewaiyan, biryani, sheermal and kebabs.(Shivam Saxena/HT)

Breaking bread and barriers with Sehri: Here’s my experience of Ramzan

Hindustan Times | By Etti Bali, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2018 04:09 PM IST
Taking part in a culture I was not inherently familiar with, I, too, kept Rozas for some time during Ramzan of 2018. Here is an account of the Sehris (morning meals) I ate with some eminent Delhiites.
Central Railway has also asked the associations to educate passengers on not throwing plastic materials on the railway tracks and also inform railway officials if banned plastic is being used in the premises.(HT FILE)
Central Railway has also asked the associations to educate passengers on not throwing plastic materials on the railway tracks and also inform railway officials if banned plastic is being used in the premises.(HT FILE)

Railways to install plastic bottle crushers at Mumbai stations

Hindustan Times | By Aroosa Ahmed, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 12, 2018 12:47 AM IST
Passenger associations welcome move, say they will give full cooperation on the ban on plastic products on railway premises
The gourmet at PVR Pride Icon at The Pavillion sells a one litre bottle of water (in-house brand Diva) at Rs 60 as opposed to the standard price of Rs 20 outside the multiplex.(SHANKAR NARAYAN/HT PHOTO)
The gourmet at PVR Pride Icon at The Pavillion sells a one litre bottle of water (in-house brand Diva) at Rs 60 as opposed to the standard price of Rs 20 outside the multiplex.(SHANKAR NARAYAN/HT PHOTO)

Multiplex rip-off? HT’s spot check on whether a drink-popcorn combo costs more than a ticket

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Prachi Bari, Pune
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2018 03:35 PM IST
High court PIL could force theatres to let you bring your own snacks into cinemas. HT’s spot price check sees how much you could be saving
The railways plan to ban plastic bottles, food packets and cups.(HT FILE)
The railways plan to ban plastic bottles, food packets and cups.(HT FILE)

Maharashtra plastic ban: Central Railway to chalk out plan to make stations ‘plastic free’

Hindustan Times | By Aroosa Ahmed
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2018 11:48 PM IST
Officials from CR are likely to take a decision to introduce recyclable plastic materials at station in a meeting to be held this week
A case was registered against the accused under sections 323 (Punishment for voluntarily causing hurt) and 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) of the Indian Penal Code at the Sector 29 police station.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)
A case was registered against the accused under sections 323 (Punishment for voluntarily causing hurt) and 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) of the Indian Penal Code at the Sector 29 police station.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)

Gurgaon: Korean restaurant owner booked for assaulting, molesting woman employee

hindustan times | By Abhishek Behl, Gurgaon
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2018 08:52 PM IST
She alleged that the accused misbehaved with her, abused her, and slapped her for not being able to understand a customer’s Korean dialect. The employee hails from the northeast.
The Bombay high court said if multiplexes were prohibiting people from bringing outside food, then there should be a total prohibition on eatables.(AFP File photo)
The Bombay high court said if multiplexes were prohibiting people from bringing outside food, then there should be a total prohibition on eatables.(AFP File photo)

Food should be sold at regular prices in theatres, says Bombay HC

Press Trust of India, Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2018 05:33 PM IST
The Maharashtra government told the Bombay high court that it would soon frame a policy on the issue.
The foundation will raise the funds under the corporate social responsibility (CSR) for the project.(Getty Images)
The foundation will raise the funds under the corporate social responsibility (CSR) for the project.(Getty Images)

Plastic ban: NGO to help civic body set up plastic bottle recycling machines across Pune

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Abhay Khairnar
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2018 03:30 PM IST
PMC standing committee chairman Yogesh Mulik said that the panel had given its nod for the proposal that plans to erect such projects at 50 locations across the city.
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