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Manipur needs a political intervention

Ongoing violence and ethnic clashes in Manipur have led to a breakdown of law and order. The government must urgently seek a political solution

Manipur has been in the throes of clashes since May 3, killing at least 168 people. (REUTERS)
Published on Sep 19, 2023 12:43 AM IST
ByHT Editorial

Once bitten, never shy: A new book captures Zac O’Yeah’s trysts with Indian food

Goat’s eyes, barley sausages, snails from the north-east and a love affair with the bonda... see how the Swedish writer used food to make sense of his new home.

(Clockwise from above left) The House of MG Gujarati thali; mutton pallipalayam from Tamil Nadu, O’Yeah’s current favourite meal; and Gobi Manchurian, his least-favourite Indian food invention. (The House of MG; Zac O’Yeah; Adobe Stock)
Updated on Aug 05, 2023 08:47 PM IST
ByNatasha Rego

'World little less safe than last year': Peace index study; Check India's rank

There are several neighbouring countries that are galloping ahead of India in terms of peaceful nations.

A person throws up a peace sign as the fire burns.(AFP)
Published on Jul 05, 2023 11:04 PM IST

Sunrays: Being begins here and now

We often ask young children, “What would you like to become when you grow up?” Here too, the focus is on the future. However, if a child is a good student at present, that is enough to set the tone for a bright future

Ever wondered why the suffix ‘being’ is added to the word human? We never say bird being or animal being. Why? Is it a reminder that humans need to dwell on ‘being’? Most of us concentrate on doing, having, becoming … but do we think about ‘being’? (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Apr 30, 2023 12:50 AM IST
ByPriya S Tandon

Tightening the drug regulatory regime

efforts to amend India’s antiquated drugs and cosmetics law are welcome. But more may be needed

The strength of India’s pharma industry lies in hundreds of small and mid-sized firms, at least some of which are focused on export markets. (Mint)
Published on Apr 25, 2023 08:13 PM IST
ByHT Editorial

Hooda extends support to sportspersons protesting at Jantar Mantar

“It is a matter of great shame that international players have to come on the road and sit on a dharna. Sportspersons should get justice because their demand is justified. In such a situation, rising above politics, I have myself demanded justice for the players and will go to Delhi’s Jantar Mantar and meet them,” Hooda said.

Former chief minister and Leader of Opposition Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday extended support to the sportspersons protesting at Jantar Mantar. (ANI File Photo)
Updated on Apr 24, 2023 11:49 PM IST
By, Rohtak

'Books show us a world we..': MK Stalin on World Book Day

It is annual event organised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to highlight the importance of books.

World Book Day: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin. (File/ HT_PRINT)
Published on Apr 23, 2023 03:50 PM IST

Watch- Man causes ruckus about crying baby on Southwest flight, gets deplaned

The man was miffed by the crying of a baby during the flight and started yelling at the flight attendants who tried to calm him down.

Screengrab of the viral video(Twitter)
Updated on Apr 22, 2023 11:42 AM IST
ByAdarsh Kumar Gupta

China's AI-powered satellite takes ‘closer look’ at India, Japan

The reason behind AI's decision to choose certain locations for the satellite to direct was not clarified by scientists.

The satellite, Qimingxing 1, was controlled by ground-based AI, without human intervention(Shutterstock/Representational)
Updated on Apr 18, 2023 05:16 PM IST
BySnehashish Roy

Himachal mountaineer Baljeet Kaur rescued from Mt Annapurna in Nepal

28-year-old record-holding climber, who belongs to Plasta Panjrol village near Solan in Himachal Pradesh, had gone missing on Tuesday above Camp IV while she was descending from the top as she scaled the peak without using supplemental oxygen

Mountaineer Baljeet Kaur, 28, was rescued hours after going missing above Camp IV of Mt Annapurna in Nepal on Monday while she was descending from the top. She scaled the peak without using supplemental oxygen. (HT file photo)
Updated on Apr 19, 2023 12:08 AM IST
ByShalini Gupta

Babasaheb BR Ambedkar gave voice to the underprivileged: Yogi Adityanath

Many did politics in Babasaheb’s name; only Modi govt realising his dreams, says Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath on Ambedkar birth anniversary

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath offering floral tribute to a statue of Babasaheb Dr BR Ambedkar in Lucknow on Friday. (ANI PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 14, 2023 11:52 PM IST
By, Lucknow

State-level Himachal Day function at Kaza to connect with tribals, says CM Sukhu

Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu said the State-level Himachal Day function would serve as a suitable platform to present the culture, traditions and specialities of our tribal areas to the country and the world

Sukhu said that equitable and balanced development of scheduled areas and the welfare of tribal people is top priority of the Himachal Pradesh government. (HT File Photo)
Updated on Apr 14, 2023 10:57 PM IST
By, Shimla

World Bank President Malpass praises India for empowering women

Malpass commended the efforts of Prime Minister Modi in India, where the World Bank has a massive programme.

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman accompanied by World Bank President David Malpass, left, speaks at the forum Empowering Women as Entrepreneurs and Leaders during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) headquarters in Washington, Thursday. (AP)
Published on Apr 14, 2023 03:12 PM IST

PC players fear Grand Theft Auto 6 will pull a heist and leave them waiting

Rockstar Game's GTA 6, the much-awaited game of the legendary franchise, continues to keep fans on the edge of their seats

Several Reddit users have expressed concern that the PC version of GTA 6 will be delayed.
Published on Apr 13, 2023 08:00 PM IST
ByPaurush Omar

French president Macron kissing Xi Jinping's "ass": Donald Trump

Macron caused a storm after a state visit to China last week in which he cautioned Europeans should not chain themselves to US foreign policy.

Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shakes hands with France's President Emmanuel Macron.(File/ AP)
Published on Apr 12, 2023 08:05 AM IST

Titans take on Fortnite as Attack on Titan comes to the battle royale

Epic Games has made an exciting announcement for anime fans everywhere: Attack on Titan is coming to Fortnite!

Attack on Titan has finally come to Fortnite(Fortnite.com)
Updated on Apr 11, 2023 06:42 PM IST
ByPaurush Omar

As Aankhen clocks 30 years, Chunky Pandey reveals the casting for the film happened overnight

Actor Chunky Pandey recalls how producer Pahlaj Nihalani called everyone to his place one night, and announced that he is starting a film and wants him to be a part of it.

Chunky Pandey played the lead role in 1993’s Aankhen.
Updated on Apr 11, 2023 11:43 AM IST
BySyeda Eba Fatima

Dalai Lama offers apology after outrage over video

A statement issued by the private office of the 87-year-old spiritual leader, which has been uploaded on the Dalai Lama’s website and twitter handle, said that he regrets the “hurt” induced by his words and addressed the apology to the boy and his family and “friends all over the world”. The video went viral on Sunday

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Monday offered apology after a purported video of him kissing a body and asking him to “suck his tongue” sparked a public outrage with many questioning his actions and asking him to step down. (REUTERS File Photo)
Updated on Apr 11, 2023 12:31 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

Dalai Lama apologises for kissing boy on video

In a statement shared on his official website and Twitter handle, the Buddhist monk said he regretted the incident

The Dalai Lama (REUTERS)
Updated on Apr 11, 2023 12:18 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

3167 tigers in India by 2022: PM Modi reveals the latest census of big cats

The data also revealed that the number of tigers has almost doubled in last two decades in the country.

3167 tigers in India by 2022: PM Modi reveals the latest census of big cats
Updated on Apr 09, 2023 02:09 PM IST

Evening brief: Assam CM's response after Rahul Gandhi's jibe at ex-Cong leaders

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma (ANI )(HT_PRINT)
Published on Apr 08, 2023 04:56 PM IST

Former Congress leader C R Kesavan joins BJP

C R Kesavan said PM Modi’s people-centric policies, corruption-free governance and reform-led inclusive development agenda have transformed India from a fragile economy to the fifth largest economy in the world

CR Kesavan was welcomed to the BJP by Union minister K Singh and the party’s chief spokesperson Anil Baluni in Delhi on Saturday. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 08, 2023 03:58 PM IST
ByShweta Mudaliar

GTA 6 leaked trailer raise questions and excitement. Is Lucia on the loose?

Hold on to your controllers, gamers, because there's some exciting news on the horizon: leaked details about the highly anticipated Grand Theft Auto VI

New GTA 6 trailer leak hinting at female protagonist and exciting new gameplay features.
Published on Apr 06, 2023 10:14 PM IST
ByPaurush Omar

Portals of Hemkunt Sahib to open for devotees on May 10

The portals of the highest Sikh shrine in the world Hemkunt Sahib will be opened for devotees on May 10, officials said on Wednesday

The portals of the highest Sikh shrine in the world Hemkunt Sahib will be opened for devotees on May 10, officials said on Wednesday .
Updated on Apr 06, 2023 01:03 AM IST
ByPress Trust of India

International airport council ranks Delhi’s IGIA ninth busiest in the world

ACI data also showed a 60.2% increase in passenger traffic as compared to last year at the IGI Airport.

The IGI Airport was ranked 13th in 2021, while it was the 17th busiest airport in 2019. (HT ARCHIVE)
Updated on Apr 06, 2023 05:14 AM IST

Modi calls for integrated preparations for dealing with natural disasters

Modi said each nation faces the threat of natural disasters and called studying past disasters and learning lessons from them the way forward

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the conference. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 04, 2023 11:30 AM IST

Heavenly Delusion anime adaptation to simulcast worldwide on Disney+ and Hulu

Heavenly Delusion anime adaptation will be simulcast internationally by Disney+ and in the US by Hulu upon its Japan premiere on April 1, 2023.

Heavenly Delusion is a manga series written and illustrated by Masakazu Ishiguro.(Production I. G)
Updated on Apr 01, 2023 10:33 PM IST

Cute, cuddly, creepy! Have your pick from Hogwarts Legacy's magical creatures

Unicorn to Blood eyed wolf, Hogwarts Legacy’s animals are giving ‘aww’ moment to fans

A screenshot of a Unicorn in Hogwarts Legacy shared by Redditor u/Squirrel_Witch(Hogwarts Legacy (u/Squirrel_Witch))
Published on Mar 29, 2023 09:00 PM IST

IPS officer swims from Gateway of India to Elephanta Caves

IPS Krishna Prakash completed the expedition in just 5 hours and 26 minutes.

IPS Krishna Prakash posing for the camera after swimming from Gateway of India to Elephanta Caves. (Twitter/@Krishnapips)
Published on Mar 27, 2023 08:01 PM IST

Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Season 2 is finally coming in July 2023!

Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Season 2 to release in July 2023! Exciting updates revealed at Anime Japan 2023 event.

With a new trailer and poster dropped to build hype, it has been announced that Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Season 2 will be released in July 2023 as part of the Summer 2023 anime schedule.(Studio Bind)
Published on Mar 26, 2023 12:29 PM IST
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