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Updated on Feb 15, 2022 10:15 PM IST
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Feb 15, 2022 10:15 PM IST
Punjabi actor Deep Sidhu, accused in Red Fort violence, killed in road accident
Punjabi actor-activist Deep Sidhu, who is accused in 2021 Red Fort violence incident, died in a road accident near Haryana’s Sonepat. Read more
Feb 15, 2022 09:35 PM IST
Schools in Delhi to remain closed tomorrow
Feb 15, 2022 09:07 PM IST
Yes Bank promoter Rana Kapoor moves bail plea in Delhi HC
Former managing director and CEO of Yes Bank Rana Kapoor on Tuesday moved a bail petition to Delhi high court.
Feb 15, 2022 08:33 PM IST
Legendary singer Sandhya Mukherjee, who recently rejected Padma Shree, passes away in Kolkata after contracting Covid last month
Legendary singer Sandhya Mukherjee, who recently rejected Padma Shree, passes away in Kolkata after contracting Covid last month, reports ANI.
Feb 15, 2022 07:59 PM IST
Karnataka: Section 144 imposed in Tumakuru district from tomorrow ahead of PU colleges reopening
The Karnataka government on Tuesday imposed section 144 in the Tumakuru district from 6 am on Wednesday. Read more
Feb 15, 2022 07:48 PM IST
After several days of decline, Delhi sees rise in fresh Covid cases; 756 more patients detected in city
Feb 15, 2022 07:26 PM IST
No fly zone declared till Feb 17 in Punjab’s Fazilka in view of PM Modi’s rally in Abohar on Thursday
No fly zone declared till Feb 17 in Punjab’s Fazilka in view of PM Modi’s rally in Abohar on Thursday.
Feb 15, 2022 07:04 PM IST
Delhi declares holiday on February 16 in all govt offices on account of Guru Ravidas’s birthday
Feb 15, 2022 06:52 PM IST
CBI registers FIR in Thanjavur student suicide case
The Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) on Tuesday registered an First Information Report ( FIR) in the Tamil Nadu girl’s suicide case. Read more
Feb 15, 2022 06:30 PM IST
Kerala records 11,776 new Covid19 cases, 20 deaths
Kerala on Tuesday registered 11,776 new Covid19 cases, & 20 deaths today. Kerala’s active caseload now stands at 1,23,825.
Feb 15, 2022 06:12 PM IST
ECI requests governor of Punjab to take action against Punjab State Information Commissioner for running an election campaign in favour of his father
The Election Commission of India (ECI) has requested the governor of Punjab to take action against Punjab State Information Commissioner Anumit Singh Sodhi after complaints of violation of powers by him for running an election campaign in favour of his father Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi.
Feb 15, 2022 05:15 PM IST
Lakhimpur Kheri violence accused Ashish Mishra walks out of jail after being granted bail last week
Feb 15, 2022 04:56 PM IST
Karnataka High court adjourns hearing into pleas over hijab row to Wednesday
Karnataka High court adjourns hearing into pleas over hijab row to Wednesday, reports ANI.
Feb 15, 2022 04:24 PM IST
Central agencies being misused with aim of toppling Shiv Sena-led government in Maharashtra: Sena MP Sanjay Raut
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut alleged that central agencies are being misused with aim of toppling the Shiv Sena-led government in Maharashtra, according to news agency PTI.
Feb 15, 2022 04:13 PM IST
Russian lawmakers call on Putin to recognise Ukraine separatist statelets
Feb 15, 2022 04:06 PM IST
Karnataka High court: Sr advocate Kamat, for petitioner, refers to a judgment of a South Africa court
Feb 15, 2022 03:55 PM IST
WB Municipal Polls: Second application filed before Calcutta HC alleging large scale violence during elections
Feb 15, 2022 03:19 PM IST
Karnataka High Court begins hearing petitions challenging a ban on hijab in educational institutes
Karnataka High Court begins hearing petitions challenging a ban on hijab in educational institutes, reports news agency ANI.
Feb 15, 2022 02:37 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan tests positive for Covid-19
Feb 15, 2022 02:04 PM IST
Jharkhand: 4 killed in accident in Ramgarh district
Four people died while several others were injured in an accident involving six vehicles on NH 33 in Jharkhand’s Ramgarh district on Tuesday afternoon.
Feb 15, 2022 02:02 PM IST
Fodder scam: Seeking to shift Lalu Prasad Yadav to RIMS, Ranchi on medical grounds, says lawyer
“We have given an application in the court, seeking instruction to jail authorities to shift him (Lalu Prasad Yadav) to RIMS, Ranchi on the ground of his poor health,” the RJD supremo’s lawyer Prabhat Kumar said on Tuesday.
Feb 15, 2022 01:49 PM IST
Some Russian forces near Ukraine returning to bases
On Tuesday, some russian forces near Ukraine have started returning to bases, news agency AFP said citing official sources.
Feb 15, 2022 12:02 PM IST
Former Union law minister Ashwani Kumar quits Congress
Ashwani Kumar, the country’s former law minister, resigned from the Congress party on Tuesday.
Feb 15, 2022 11:37 AM IST
Indian embassy in Kyiv asks Indians to leave Ukraine
Feb 15, 2022 10:31 AM IST
ED officials visit residence of Dawood Ibrahim’s sister Haseena
Officials from the Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday visited the residence of Haseena Parkar, who is the sister of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.
Feb 15, 2022 09:38 AM IST
Maharashtra’s Thane district adds 93 new Covid-19 cases
Thane district added 93 new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday which pushed the tally to 7,07,316.
Feb 15, 2022 09:06 AM IST
India’s daily Covid tally falls again with 27,409 new cases
India’s daily tally of Covid-19 fell below the 30,000-mark on Tuesday after 27,409 new cases were added in the last 24 hours. The cumulative count of infections has climbed to 4,26,92,943. The active cases in the country have further declined to 4,23,127.
Feb 15, 2022 08:44 AM IST
India’s cumulative Covid vaccination count crosses 173 crore
Feb 15, 2022 07:36 AM IST
Mizoram adds 2,022 new Covid-19 cases, tally nearing 2 lakh
Mizoram’s caseload of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) climbed to 1,99,019 after 2,022 new infections were added.
Feb 15, 2022 07:10 AM IST
From today, Centre to receive first supply of Corbevax vaccine
From Tuesday, the Centre will receive its first supply of Biological E’s Covid-19 vaccine. Read more
Feb 15, 2022 06:59 AM IST
Biden administration warns Russia of severe consequences if it invades Ukraine; insists on diplomatic solution
The Joe Biden-led United States administration has warned Russia of severe consequences if it raids Ukraine and has insisted on a diplomatic solution on the matter.
Feb 15, 2022 06:13 AM IST
Assam schools set to reopen today, restrictions end
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had announced several relaxations including curfew timings, paving way for schools in the state to reopen from February 15.
‘Leave Ukraine if…’ India tells its citizens amid Russian invasion threat
The Centre in its advisory has asked the Indian students to also get in touch with respective student contractors for updates on charter flights
Published on Feb 20, 2022 05:02 PM IST
Evening brief: KCR meets Uddhav for anti-BJP front, and all the latest news
Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Updated on Feb 20, 2022 04:55 PM IST
KCR meets Uddhav Thackeray for anti-BJP front, says ‘good result soon’
- Telangana chief minister KCR has called for regional parties to unite for a third front against the BJP-led Centre. This came after he slammed both the saffron party and the Congress in his post Budget 2022 statements.
Updated on Feb 20, 2022 04:38 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Aryan Prakash, New Delhi
DGCA asks airlines to implement child restraint system for kids’ safety onboard
The aviation watchdog’s circular comes following the recommendations of a sub-committee constituted after the Air India Express accident in Kozhikode in August 2020.
Published on Feb 20, 2022 03:33 PM IST
Bengal minister Sadhan Pandey dies at 71 after prolonged illness
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee condoled the death of her cabinet colleague and Trinamool Congress veteran Sadhan Pandey.
Published on Feb 20, 2022 02:38 PM IST
Civic polls round the corner, Odisha urges power regulator not to raise tariff
The state energy department has requested the Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) not to increase retail tariff for 2022-23.
Published on Feb 20, 2022 02:22 PM IST
‘What’s Goli maaro if not..’: Former SC judge Justice Madan Lokur on hate speech
Former Supreme Court judge Justice Madan Lokur expressed a strong opinion on rampant hate speech in India and criticised the government for not doing enough while he said some people of the government are taking part in hate speeches actively.
Published on Feb 20, 2022 01:39 PM IST
Tripura govt bans use of school resources for political events
The Tripura School (Education) department has issued a notification banning use of school resources, including play ground, for political events.
Published on Feb 20, 2022 12:25 PM IST
Groom, 8 others killed after car falls into Chambal river in Rajasthan
Rescue operation is going on with local police and district administration lifting the car from the river with the help of a crane. Kota Police saod nine bodies have been recovered.
Published on Feb 20, 2022 12:01 PM IST