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  • Jun 06, 2020 19:12
    Bharatiya Janata Party leader Ramcharan Bohra is using the lockdown to learn Sanskrit. Bohra, who represents Rajasthan’s Jaipur in the Lok Sabha, has recruited Shastri Kosalendradas to teach him and his family. Kosalendradas, who is an assistant professor at the Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Rajasthan Sanskrit University (JRRSU) in Jaipur, has been teaching the MP and his family the ancient language as well as Vedic literature. Watch the full video for more. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 21, 2020 18:24
    Composer and singer Salim Merchant opened up about life in lockdown, the trend of remixes in the music industry and the controversy about artistes not being paid royalties. When asked about accusing two big players of the music industry of pocketing royalties, he clarified, “I never said anything like that. I don’t know who picked it up, I don’t know who wrote it.” He added that there was no bad blood between him and the labels in question. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 21, 2020 08:10
    Over 180 nurses quit their jobs from Kolkata hospital. The nurses returned to Imphal after quitting their job. The nurses alleged of facing discrimination at the hospital. Cristella, a nurse who was working at a Kolkata hospital informed that they faced racism and were spit at while going out. Watch the full video for more. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 12, 2020 22:00
    We must not survive, we must thrive! We must not just move on, we must fuel up and rock on! #httogether shares the spirit of #workfromhome and hopes that this recharges us, because when the going gets tough, the tough Work On! #lifeatHT (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 09, 2020 16:10
    In an interview with Hindustan Times’ Ruchi Kaushal, actor Asha Negi opens up about working with Sharman Joshi in Baarish 2, her upcoming debut film Ludo and life in lockdown. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 25, 2020 10:02
    World No 1 air rifle shooter Divyansh Panwar’s coach has ensured his ward does not suffer during these times of lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. He has created a shooting range for the 17-year old shooter in a 3BHK flat in Faridabad. Here in this video, Deepak Dubey, Divyansh’s coach, and the shooter himself can be seen practicing. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 21, 2020 13:17
    Designer Rina Singh has a message for her fans during lockdown. EKA founder Rina suggested her fans to look forward to future with positivity. India is under a nationwide lockdown till May 3 to contain the spread of Covid-19. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 16, 2020 18:59
    In an Instagram Live, HT City’s Samarth Goyal gets candid with music composer Amit Trivedi. During the live chat, Amit and Samarth covered a range of topics. Amit spoke at length about his new independent label, getting bored amid lockdown, music in the digital era, how he composes music for a feature film and more. Amit also sang ‘Zinda Hoon Yaar’ form Ranveer Singh’s Lootera on request. Watch the full video for more details. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 15, 2020 18:21
    Celebrity couple Ishita Dutta and Vatsal Sheth are nurturing their creative minds amid COVID-19 lockdown. The power couple also suggested their fans on how to kill time during lockdown. Vatsal and Ishita are making the most of their quarantine time. Ishita has been painting, cooking and working out at home while Vatsal has been doing household chores and making funny TikTok videos. Vatsal and Ishita asked their fans to ‘stay home and stay safe’ during lockdown. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 12, 2020 23:00
    Actor Shama Sikander urged fans to stay home during lockdown. The actor has been spending time with family. Shama is working out and learning how to cook. She is also writing and painting to utilise her quarantine time. India is under a nationwide lockdown till April 14 to stop the spread of COVID-19. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 12, 2020 21:25
    Actor Anupam Kher dialed his dear pal and co-actor Shakti Kapoor amid lockdown. The two veteran actors connected on video call. The fun-filled video chat was followed by laughter and memories. Anupam and Shakti have a plan to get rid of coronavirus. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Jun 30, 2020 13:57
    Stuck indoors without a training partner amid nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic, paddler G Sathiyan is continuing his practice alongside a robot ‘friend’ he brought from Germany. Speaking to Hindustan Times, Sathiyan explains that the robot has the ability to launch up 120 balls per minute, with varied speed, and spin. “He’s my friend and sparring partner these days,” Sathiyan says. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 09, 2020 15:28
    As India fights the coronavirus pandemic, Sony appealed to Indians to stay home and stay safe. The campaign video features actors and sports personalities. India is under a nationwide lockdown till April 14 to stop the spread of COVID-19. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 09, 2020 13:55
    Australian cricketer David Warner is spending quality time with family amid lockdown. The 33-year-old southpaw gives his daughter a ride at home amid lockdown. COVID-19 outbreak has put a halt on sports activities around the world. Many sportsperons are seen spending time with their families. Warner is seen taking sprints at home while carrying his daughter in shoulders. The father-daughter duo seems to have a gala time in self-quarantine. Warner last played an ODI match against New Zealand at Sydney Cricket Ground. The series, however, was called off after the first match due to COVID-19 threat. The Aussie opener’s next assignment was IPL 2020 where he represents Sunrisers Hyderabad. The T20 tournament has also been postponed as of now. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 09, 2020 00:43
    A Chandigarh golfer has turned his home into a mini golf court amid lockdown. Aadil Bedi, who won his maiden title at Bengal Open Golf Championship, is practicing at his home due to COVID-19 threat. Aadil has been practicing in his garden and drawing room by using Trackman, KVest and sensor-level plates. A total of 25 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been recorded in Chandigarh. In India, COVID-19 cases have jumped to over 5,000 with more than 145 deaths. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 08, 2020 19:54
    Actor Pankaj Tripathi spoke about self-isolating with his family at his Madh Island house. The actor speaks about watching his hit series Mirzapur for the first time and how he saw maturity in his performance. He also opened up about his upcoming film 83 opposite Ranveer Singh and Kargil Girl with Janhvi Kapoor. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 08, 2020 13:24
    Actor Adah Sharma introduced fans to a unique way of exercising during lockdown. Adah taught her fans how to exercise even while doing household chores. The actor is practising dance and playing synthesizer to kill time. Adah also shared a funny coronavirus awareness video on social media. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 08, 2020 12:31
    Tennis great Roger Federer posted a video on Twitter and followed up with a challenge for cricketer Virat Kohli. Federer posted a ‘solo drill’ as part of his home training routine. It involved bouncing a ball off a wall with a racquet. He challenged a host of celebrities and sportspersons to share their home training routines. Apart from Kohli, the others included footballers like Cristiano Ronaldo, basketball players like Stephen Curry, actors like Hugh Jackman, and even businessman and philanthropist Bill Gates. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 07, 2020 18:40
    Actor Naveen Polishetty shared a quarantine cooking masterclass video for all his fans. The video is a funny take on quarantine cooking during lockdown. Naveen took his fans through a thorough cooking tutorial where he tried to prepare Aglio E Olio with meatballs. The actor, however, ended up cooking nothing. Naveen has also shared a funny singing video on social media. The actor advised his fans to ensure their safety beside helping street animals. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 07, 2020 14:01
    Actor Mandar Chandwadkar urged fans to stay indoors during lockdown. The Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah actor is spending quality time with family. Mandar is singing and playing instrument to utilise his quarantine time. The actor and his family are also performing puja at home. Mandar also shared a poem on social media on the current situation. In a video, the actor recited the poem written by one of his family friends. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 06, 2020 19:52
    Actor Sunny Singh urged fans to stay indoors and take care of self. Sunny is watching films and working out to motivate himself during lockdown. The actor also sends out a message for all his fans. Sunny showed his support for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 9pm 9 mins initiative and lit diyas at home. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 06, 2020 19:16
    Actor Fatima Sana Shaikh said that it is not very difficult to stay back at home. Fatima is reading and spending time with family during lockdown. Work out and meditation are keeping Fatima physically and mentally fit. The actor also asked her fans, for whom it is possible, to donate in this hour of crisis. India in under a nationwide lockdown till April 14 to stop the spread of coronavirus. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 06, 2020 00:33
    YouTuber Gaurav Taneja has been focusing on yoga during lockdown. Gaurav and his wife were seen exercising at home to kill time. The Social media influencer also shared a tip for all his followers. Gaurav is utilising his quarantine days by spending time with family. India is under a nationwide lockdown till April 14 to stop the spread of COVID-19. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 06, 2020 14:54
    Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan urged fans to stay indoors during lockdown. The cricketer encouraged fans to contribute to PM Modi’s national relief fund. Dhawan and his wife recreated an age-old Bollywood song at home. The couple was seen playing with table tennis rackets and ping pong ball. Dhawan is making the most of his quarantine time and learning something new. The India opener is also practicing boxing with his son during lockdown. Dhawan shared a funny video with his wife where he’s seen washing clothes. He requested fans to put out food, water bowls outside their houses for animals and birds. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 04, 2020 17:22
    Actor Shivin Narang urged fans to stay home during lockdown. Shivin asked fans to help their families in household chores. The actor advised fans to build a habit in these 21-days of lockdown. Shivin is reading books, writing and watching old movies to kill time. India is under a nationwide lockdown till April 14. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 02, 2020 23:51
    Actor Gauahar Khan urged fans to stay home during lockdown. Gauahar tells fans how she’s making the most of her quarantine time. The actor asks fans to think about people who are at a greater risk. India is under a nationwide lockdown till April 14 to stop the spread of COVID-19. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 02, 2020 16:39
    As India is under a 21-day lockdown, a lot of people are now switching to online music. Noida based singer and musician Nishant Akshar says a lot of his Indian students have now shifted to the online mode of learning after the lockdown was announced. He tells us the benefits of online music sessions and how music can help everyone beat the lockdown blues. Watch this video. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 05, 2020 12:46
    Amid coronavirus lockdown, Indian special athlets are utilising time by cooking, helping their mothers in household chores and practicing yoga. 24-year-old Ankush Saha, who was also seen cleaning utensils and sweeping floors, won silver for India at 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi. Special athlet Aparimita Singh was dusting furniture at her home during lockdown. Aparimita represented India in Special Olympics in 2019. While special athlet Yashika Bhatt spends quality time with family, Alankar Gupta is utilising time by practicing dance during lockdown. Alankar is sprinter from Jammu who kept India’s flag flying high at Special Olympics. Special athlet Sahil Singh is cooking and practising yoga to kill time. The Special Olympics national champion has won medals in athletics, swimming, cricket, basketball and volleyball. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Mar 29, 2020 16:10
    Amid lockdown, actor Dino Morea is cleaning his house and growing his beard among other things. Dino Morea’s work from home routine includes intense work out, caching up on books, movies and friends and also gardening. Watch the full video for more details. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Mar 29, 2020 15:30
    Amid lockdown,actor Puneet Issar spoke about what he has been doing while in isolation. Puneet also listed ways to benefit from the lockdown. He said urged people to ‘make most of this time’ and ‘bond with family’. Puneet also urged everyone to follow government protocols and to stay indoors. Watch the full video for more details. (Hindustan Times)read more