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Step inside a world of supercars with the OPPO Find X2 Pro

By Partnered Feature, HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2020 09:43 PM IST
This gorgeous, limited-edition smartphone has been inspired by the legendary Aventador SVJ Roadster, and perfectly captures the essence of the super sports car. Watch the video to know more.
That beating heart: At the Kolkata Rainbow Pride Walk on December 10, 2017.(Samir Jana/HT PHOTO)
That beating heart: At the Kolkata Rainbow Pride Walk on December 10, 2017.(Samir Jana/HT PHOTO)

Excerpt: The World That Belongs to Us: An Anthology of Queer Poetry from South Asia Edited by Aditi Angiras and Akhil Katyal

Hindustan Times | By Edited by Aditi Angiras and Akhil Katyal
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2020 04:39 PM IST
This exclusive first excerpt from a much-awaited anthology features the work of three very different poets
Bryce Dallas Howard will be back for the third instalment of the Jurassic World franchise.
Bryce Dallas Howard will be back for the third instalment of the Jurassic World franchise.

‘Jurassic World: Dominion script is awesome,’ says Bryce Dallas Howard

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Soumya Srivastava
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2020 08:06 AM IST
Bryce Dallas Howard says that she and her husband read through the entire script of Jurassic World Dominion.
Meet nine chefs whose wanderings around the world expanded their menus
Meet nine chefs whose wanderings around the world expanded their menus

9 top chefs pick dishes inspired by their travels

Hindustan Times | By Rupali Dean
UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2020 02:31 AM IST
How the exotic has found its way into dishes on the world’s most-celebrated menus
The sublime pleasures of pottering about a terrace garden.(Getty Images)
The sublime pleasures of pottering about a terrace garden.(Getty Images)

Unlock Diaries: A measured engagement with the world by Sharif D Rangnekar

Hindustan Times | By Sharif D Rangnekar
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2020 06:16 AM IST
Despite the anxiety, the end of the lockdown brings with it a fresh yearning to meet relatives and close friends
Life in times of Covid-19 is not the same without the cheering crowds and the sweat, toil and tears of players.(AFP)
Life in times of Covid-19 is not the same without the cheering crowds and the sweat, toil and tears of players.(AFP)

Random forays: Sports can re-energise the whole world

By Vivek Atray
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2020 07:28 PM IST
Fortunately, there are signs that sport is haltingly re-emerging from its hiatus, especially cricket, with Windies playing England and India likely to tour Australia later this year
File image of Virat Kohli.(REUTERS)
File image of Virat Kohli.(REUTERS)

Virat Kohli best in the world across formats: Former Australia captain

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2020 08:12 AM IST
“India’s had some pretty good batsmen but the comment I made was over the three formats. I was recently asked to pick between Steve Smith and Virat Kohli and I said you can’t pick ahead of Kohli,” Chappell said on the ‘Sony Ten Pit Stop’ show.
It was in 1914 that US President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation which said that the second Sunday of May shall be a national holiday to honour mothers.(Unsplash)
It was in 1914 that US President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation which said that the second Sunday of May shall be a national holiday to honour mothers.(Unsplash)

Happy Mother’s Day: How Anna Jarvis dedicated this day to mothers around the world

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2020 06:47 AM IST
Mother’s Day is celebrated every year on the second Sunday of May. This year, it falls on May 10. The woman behind Mother’s Day was Anna Jarvis, a school teacher.
Mahipal Ladher belongs to Tharparkar that sets a beautiful example of Hindu-Muslims unity where the two communities draw strength from a shared heritage and history
Mahipal Ladher belongs to Tharparkar that sets a beautiful example of Hindu-Muslims unity where the two communities draw strength from a shared heritage and history

This Pakistani pilot urges the world to always stay united

Hindustan Times | By Shara Ashraf Prayag
UPDATED ON APR 25, 2020 06:28 PM IST
It’s through the darkest times that we see humanity prevail, let’s stay this way in the best of the times as well, says Mahipal Ladher, the second Hindu pilot of Pakistan
The World Health Organization (WHO) tracked 1,483 epidemics in 172 countries between 2011 and 2018 and in 2019, warned that another H1N1 2009-10 influenza-like pandemic was inevitable.(Reuters)
The World Health Organization (WHO) tracked 1,483 epidemics in 172 countries between 2011 and 2018 and in 2019, warned that another H1N1 2009-10 influenza-like pandemic was inevitable.(Reuters)

Covid-19 not the last pandemic, world has to build resilience

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanchita Sharma
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2020 03:20 PM IST
The coronavirus disease (Covid-19), which has already infected 2.4 million people and killed at least 165,000, is the second most devastating pandemic after the 1918 Spanish flu.
Actor Karan Singh Grover reveals how he is keeping things productive around the house
Actor Karan Singh Grover reveals how he is keeping things productive around the house

Karan Singh Grover’s lockdown misery: No matter how comfortable you are in your homes, I’m not comfortable with the situation the world is in

Hindustan Times | By Rishabh Suri
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2020 01:27 PM IST
The actor says he is strictly following all the instructions by the government and also urges everyone to stay in order to stay safe
Actor Danish Husain’s schedule in the US got affected because of the pandemic
Actor Danish Husain’s schedule in the US got affected because of the pandemic

Danish Husain:The post-pandemic world will be a very different place, sans handshakes and hugs

Hindustan Times | By Radhika Bhirani
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2020 04:10 PM IST
The actor reveals he was in the US when the Covid-19 crisis hit and is now stuck there
The Olympic rings are seen in Tokyo, Japan. The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year’s games.(AP File)
The Olympic rings are seen in Tokyo, Japan. The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year’s games.(AP File)

Covid-19: Tough times for world of sport

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2020 04:59 PM IST
Just like all other sectors, the world of sports is also sure to be seriously impacted by the ongoing lockdown in the wake of the novel Coronavirus outbreak. While cricket-mad India has already witnessed the postponment of the Indian Premier League (IPL), other global sports events such as the Olympics, Formula 1, football, tennis or basketball, to name a few, have all witnessed similar postponment or cancellation. For a better idea of the huge losses that are sure to follow, read on.
File photo of India shooting.(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)
File photo of India shooting.(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)

Indian shooters go from top of the world to unsure times

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Navneet Singh and Avishek Roy
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 01:58 PM IST
If Tokyo 2020 had not been postponed by the pandemic, Indian shooters would have headed for the Olympics confident of pulling off their best ever show.
Small businesses hit by the crisis seeking emergency loans, according to government guidelines, may not sell “products or services... of a prurient sexual nature.”(Unsplash)
Small businesses hit by the crisis seeking emergency loans, according to government guidelines, may not sell “products or services... of a prurient sexual nature.”(Unsplash)

Coronavirus outbreak: Virus fears hit world’s oldest profession

Los Angeles | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2020 03:30 PM IST
“Being a prostitute has always been a good option in times of crisis... until this one,” says Bruno, a sex worker who fears catching the deadly coronavirus at a time when those in his trade are more vulnerable than ever.
Somesh Singh, co-founder of Craft Village and its initiative India Craft Week and former director of The Institute of Apparel Management, who has in the past transformed mundane concrete into functional objects has designed the world’s first corona suits made of cement, to protect doctors, paramedics and police force engaged in saving us from the coronavirus pandemic.
Somesh Singh, co-founder of Craft Village and its initiative India Craft Week and former director of The Institute of Apparel Management, who has in the past transformed mundane concrete into functional objects has designed the world’s first corona suits made of cement, to protect doctors, paramedics and police force engaged in saving us from the coronavirus pandemic.

World’s first cement suit has been designed in India to fight coronavirus. Here’s all you need to know

Hindustan Times | By Srishti Jha
UPDATED ON APR 09, 2020 10:32 AM IST
Somesh Singh, Co-founder of Craft Village, India Craft Week and former director of The Institute of Apparel Management has designed the world’s first Corona suits made of cement, CoValor-21, to protect doctors, paramedics and police force engaged in saving us from the coronavirus pandemic.
Canoes, motor boats and ferries are the cars, trucks and buses of the Amazon, bringing people and goods to remote communities that can only be reached by river -- sometimes with a journey of more than a week.(Unsplash)
Canoes, motor boats and ferries are the cars, trucks and buses of the Amazon, bringing people and goods to remote communities that can only be reached by river -- sometimes with a journey of more than a week.(Unsplash)

Coronavirus severs Brazilian Amazon from world

Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2020 03:52 PM IST
Deep in the Amazon rainforest in northern Brazil, where rivers are the only highways, the coronavirus pandemic is sharply limiting boat traffic, leaving villages even more cut off from the world than before.
In less than 100 days in 2020, the Sars-Cov-2 virus has infected a million people and killed 50,000(AP)
In less than 100 days in 2020, the Sars-Cov-2 virus has infected a million people and killed 50,000(AP)

1,000,000 cases in world and India’s supply woes: Covid-19 news today

New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 03, 2020 10:22 AM IST
Amid a supply crunch of consumer items across states, businesses blame lean inventories on panic buying and transportation curbs.
Members of Joint Task Force 2, composed of soldiers and airmen from the New York Army and Air National Guard, work to sanitise the New Rochelle High School during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in New Rochelle, New York, March 21,(REUTERS)
Members of Joint Task Force 2, composed of soldiers and airmen from the New York Army and Air National Guard, work to sanitise the New Rochelle High School during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in New Rochelle, New York, March 21,(REUTERS)

Covid-19 will change the world | HT Editorial

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 29, 2020 06:08 PM IST
Expect intensified geopolitical competition, and an inward turn
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HT Image

My world collapsed when I tested positive, says Mohali Covid-19 patient

PUBLISHED ON MAR 24, 2020 06:45 PM IST
27-year-old tested positive after she went to pick up her friend at Amritsar Airport, a 23-year-old female resident of Sector 21 in Chandigarh and the tricity’s first coronavirus case
Anti- CAA murals and art works form the background of the ongoing sit-in at Nagpada in Mumbai.(Satyabrata Tripathy / HT Photo)
Anti- CAA murals and art works form the background of the ongoing sit-in at Nagpada in Mumbai.(Satyabrata Tripathy / HT Photo)

The force awakens: How women are leading the fight in India

Hindustan Times | By Vanessa Viegas
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2020 09:13 PM IST
At sit-ins, marches, protests and walks. With hashtags, songs, chants and calls. With kids in tow and full-time jobs. With pride, with peace, with love - see how women are driving the resistance.
Chal Humsafar was Shivam’s first Hindi song, released by T-Series
Chal Humsafar was Shivam’s first Hindi song, released by T-Series

Shivam Sadana straddles two very different worlds, real estate and music

PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2020 04:39 PM IST
His songs, in Punjabi and Hindi languages, are quite popular on music apps like Jio, Saavn and Gaana.com as well as on social media platforms like YouTube.
Representational image.(HT file)
Representational image.(HT file)

The oldest trees in the world

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2020 06:34 PM IST
Dating as far back as 2500 B.C, these trees have endured and witnessed harsh climates and harsher civilisations. Here is a look at what trees they are....
Representational image.(Getty Images)
Representational image.(Getty Images)

Antarctica’s melting glacier may put coastal cities around the world at risk

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2020 04:11 PM IST
Scientists working on the Thwaites Glacier in Antarctica have recorded, for the first time, unusually warm water beneath a glacier the size of Florida that is already melting and contributing to a rise in sea levels. Read more about it...
Priyanka Chopra at World Economic Forum, Davos on Tuesday.
Priyanka Chopra at World Economic Forum, Davos on Tuesday.

Priyanka Chopra at WEF, Davos: ‘I want my kids to grow up in a world where the world leaders have listened to Greta’s generation’

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2020 09:10 AM IST
Priyanka Chopra spoke about issues that matter during a fireside chat with several renowned figures at World Economic Forum, Davos on Tuesday.
Kawish’s mission is to ‘develop a literate, healthy and self-esteemed society’.(Digpu)
Kawish’s mission is to ‘develop a literate, healthy and self-esteemed society’.(Digpu)

Want to bring change and build a better world? Get inspired by Kawish

UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 06:08 PM IST
As firm believers of the saying, ‘with great power comes great responsibility’, Kawish is an education welfare society dedicated to providing free education and medical facilities for the poor and needy all over the world.
(Photo: Alamy)
(Photo: Alamy)

You cannot police imagination: Fatima Bhutto

Hindustan Times Mumbai | By Navneet Vyasan
PUBLISHED ON JAN 09, 2020 04:40 PM IST
The author, in her latest book, borrows extensively from her childhood memories and travels, to chart the rise of the phenomenon that is Eastern pop culture
A woman grabs Pope Francis' hand and yanks him towards her, at Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican in this still image taken from a video, December 31, 2019. Vatican Media/Handout via REUTERS(via REUTERS)
A woman grabs Pope Francis' hand and yanks him towards her, at Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican in this still image taken from a video, December 31, 2019. Vatican Media/Handout via REUTERS(via REUTERS)

Pope apologises for ‘bad example’ of slapping arm of pilgrim who tugged him

Vatican City | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2020 10:15 AM IST
The pilgrim, who has not been identified, unexpectedly seized his hand and pulled him towards her, causing him evident alarm.
Aayush Sharma welcomed his daughter only last week.
Aayush Sharma welcomed his daughter only last week.

Salman Khan asked for a gift, brother-in-law Aayush says ‘it was a conscious decision to bring Ayat into this world on that day’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shreya Mukherjee
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2020 02:53 AM IST
Salman Khan shares his birthday with niece Ayat and brother-in-law Aayush Sharma has now told Hindustan Times that it was a conscious decision.
Manchester United's Paul Pogba applauds fans after the match.(Action Images via Reuters)
Manchester United's Paul Pogba applauds fans after the match.(Action Images via Reuters)

Paul Pogba hailed as ‘best midfielder in the world’ by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Manchester | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2019 04:06 PM IST
The World Cup winner was in action for United for the first time since late September as a substitute in their chastening 2-0 defeat at Watford on Sunday.
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