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 2022-01-28 18:12 

Hindustan Times

Cases start to plateau in third national wave...

New Delhi: The trajectory of India's third wave of Covid-19 infections appears to have started receding, with new cases at the national level contracting over the past week the first time a trend reversal has been witnessed since the start of the Omic...

 2022-01-28 18:10 

Hindustan Times

Data a must for quota in promotion, says SC...

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday turned down the Union government's plea to dilute the requirement of collecting quantifiable data by the Centre and states to determine the representation of people belonging to Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Schedul...

 2022-01-28 18:09 

Hindustan Times

Fewer tests spike Pune's positivity rate to 50% as dist depends on govt labs...

Though new Covid cases are stabilising or going down, tests being conducted in Pune have been restricted due to the district administration's limitation to test the samples only at government labs...

 2022-01-28 18:08 

Hindustan Times

Allahabad HC disposes of PIL seeking check on devotees' flow to Magh Mela...

The bench comprising Chief Justice Rajesh Bindal and Justice Piyush Agrawal disposed of the PIL petition when the state government informed the court about its preparedness and the guidelines to check rush of people at one place...

 2022-01-28 18:02 

Hindustan Times

100 per cent placement for IIT-Kanpur's MBA students...

The MBA programme under the industrial and management engineering (IME) department of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, (IIT-K) recorded 100% placement for the outgoing batch of 2020-22 in the first phase of placement held in December last year...

 2022-01-28 18:00 

Hindustan Times

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Pride and Prejudice...

For many years, you and your friends have dominated your building society affairs by regularly winning the elections to its managing committee; this had let you influence every decision and determine on all matters big and small in the running of your res...

 2022-01-28 17:59 

Hindustan Times

In talks with India over sanction risk due to S-400 Russia deal:US...

State department spokesperson Ned Price said whether it was India or any other country, the US continued to "urge all countries to avoid major new transactions for Russian weapon systems"...

 2022-01-28 17:55 

Hindustan Times

Focusing on winning over 300 seats in UP under CM Yogi: Dy CM Maurya...

Yogi Adityanath is the party's chief ministerial candidate and will remain its face in Uttar Pradesh, said Maurya in Agra on Friday...

 2022-01-28 17:54 

Hindustan Times

Younger Covid recoveries complain of "brain fog''; Pune docs advise counselling...

Pune neurologists treat many young people who have recovered from Covid and complain of memory impairment, cognitive functions affected and mental fatigue, related to 'brain fog'...

 2022-01-28 17:54 

Hindustan Times

State may relax curbs in the coming weeks...

With daily Covid cases showing a gradual decline, Maharashtra is likely to ease the restrictions imposed in the backdrop of a surge in cases...

 2022-01-28 17:54 

Hindustan Times

India, Philippines sign $375-million BrahMos missile deal...

Philippine defence secretary Delfin Lorenzana, who signed the contract with BrahMos Aerospace chief Atul Dinkar Rane, said the supersonic missiles will 'certainly beef up the firepower of the Philippine Navy'...

 2022-01-28 17:49 

Hindustan Times

Decision on reopening Pune schools likely in Covid review meet today...

With Pune reporting a drop in Covid positive cases, guardian minister Ajit Pawar is likely to direct authorities to reopen schools across the district...

 2022-01-28 17:49 

Hindustan Times

PM Modi stresses on 'nation first' spirit at NCC annual event...

Modi said efforts are being made to strengthen the NCC with a high-level review committee being formed in this regard last September...

 2022-01-28 17:48 

Hindustan Times

99 per cent people have got first Covid vax dose in UP: CM Yogi...

Yogi was addressing media persons after visiting the Covid ward of Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College and reviewing Covid situation preparations to control its spread in Meerut district on Friday...

 2022-01-28 17:44 

Hindustan Times

EC announces biennial polls for 35 UPLegislative Council seats on March 3 and 7...

All the 35 UP Legislative Council seats for which elections have been announced will fall vacant on March 7 due to the retirement of the sitting members...

 2022-01-28 17:43 

Hindustan Times

Marks of 7,880 candidates who had failed in TET exam were increased: Pune Police...

Pune police cybercrime cell finds scamsters increased the marks of 7,880 candidates who failed in TET of 2019-20 by charging between Rs50,000 and Rs60,000...

 2022-01-28 17:42 

Hindustan Times

'Unconstitutional': Supreme Court sets aside suspension of Maharashtra BJP MLAs...

The BJP, meanwhile, said that the apex court's ruling is a "tight slap" in the face of the "arrogant" MVA government...

 2022-01-28 17:41 

Hindustan Times

Prof RS Verma of IIT-Madras appointed new MNNIT director...

An expert of molecular biology, genomics, immunology and cell biology, prof Verma joined IIT-Madras in 2009...

 2022-01-28 17:35 

Hindustan Times

SBI tweaks recruitment rules for pregnant women candidates...

The move has elicited criticism from some quarters, including from the All India State Bank Of India Employees' Association. In its latest medical fitness guidelines for new recruits or promotees, the bank said a candidate would be considered fit in c...

 2022-01-28 17:30 

Hindustan Times

Punjab, UP to see severe cold wave in 24 hrs; rain in Delhi as Feb arrives: IMD...

Delhi, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana will witness surface winds between 15-25kmph starting January 29 and will continue till February 1. Meanwhile, eastern states of West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand will receive rainfall with the possibility of hailst...

 2022-01-28 17:26 

Hindustan Times

UP logs 14 fatalities, 7,909 fresh Covid cases...

At present 65,263 active Covid cases are under treatment in the state, and 63,076 among them are in home isolation, says Amit Mohan Prasad, additional chief secretary, medical health...

 2022-01-28 17:21 

Hindustan Times

U-19 WC: Two plate matches cancelled after 9 Canada players test Covid positive...

The players will now undertake a period of isolation where their welfare will be monitored by the event medical team....

 2022-01-28 17:18 

Hindustan Times

'Release 7 Indian sailors held captive since Jan 2' India messages Yemen's Houthis...

The Saudi Arabia-led coalition fighting the Houthis has described the UAE-flagged vessel's seizure by Yemen's Houthi rebels as an act of "armed piracy", and India and the United Arab Emirates have demanded the release of the crew....

 2022-01-28 17:10 

Hindustan Times

Tardeo building fire: Death toll climbs to 9...

Mumbai: Death toll in Tardeo's Kamala building fire went up to 9 on Friday, as Dhaval Salkar, 23, who was admitted to Masina hospital died at 5...

 2022-01-28 17:07 

Hindustan Times

Rakhi Sawant says she'd bash up Abhijit Bichukale for his comments on Salman Khan: 'Usne samadhi leli hai'...

Rakhi Sawant has blasted fellow Bigg Boss 15 contestant Abhijit Bichukale for his comments against host Salman Khan....

 2022-01-28 17:07 

Hindustan Times

Nadda plays farmer card in Shahjahanpur and Bareilly...

To win support of farmers, Nadda highlighted the pro-farmers' schemes launched by the BJP government at the centre and in the state in the 'Prabhavi Matdata Samvad' organised in both the districts...

 2022-01-28 16:54 

Hindustan Times

Samajwadi Party names eight more candidates, ally SBSP two...

The Samajwadi Party so far has declared 262 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, its allies Rashtriya Lok Dal 33, SBSP three and the Nationalist Congress Party one candidate...

 2022-01-28 16:45 

Hindustan Times

Chopper delay from Delhi to Muz'nagar was conspiracy: Akhilesh...

Akhilesh Yadav and his alliance partner RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary were scheduled to address a joint press conference in Muzaffarnagar ahead of the first phase of the seven-phase UP assembly polls beginning on February 10...

 2022-01-28 16:29 

Hindustan Times

Army plane lands in field in Bodh Gaya, pilots safe...

A micro-light aircraft of the Indian Army's Officers' Training Academy in Gaya, with two trainee pilots on board, made an emergency landing in an agricultural field on Friday shortly after take-off, a senior official said....

 2022-01-28 16:29 

Hindustan Times

Bihar plans common database for Aadhaar-verified beneficiaries of all schemes...

Bihar will develop a social registry portal having a common database of Aadhar verified beneficiaries of different welfare schemes in a bid to ensure financial discipline and ensure delivery within the stipulated time....

 2022-01-28 16:29 

Hindustan Times

India's 'bad bank' gets into action, to acquire 82,845 crore NPAs soon...

India's bad bank, National Asset Reconstruction Company (NARCL) will acquire and aggregate the identified NPA accounts from banks and India Debt Resolution Company Ltd (IDRCL) will handle the debt resolution process...

 2022-01-28 16:29 

Hindustan Times

Padma Bhushan Sharda Sinha laments hardships due to pension delay...

Bihar's famed folk singer and Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan awardee Sharda Sinha's painful Facebook post on Thursday about the demise of her ailing friend and retired professor at Lalit Narayan Mithila University (Darbhanga), Dr Isha Sinha, due to ...

 2022-01-28 16:29 

Hindustan Times

Buxar hooch tragedy: SHO among three cops suspended...

Three policemen, including station house officer (SHO) of a police station, have been suspended in Bihar's Buxar district in connection with the suspected hooch tragedy on Wednesday that left six people dead, including a teacher, superintendent of pol...

 2022-01-28 16:28 

Hindustan Times

Teachers in dry Bihar get an addl job — to report drinking on the sly...

Now, school teachers and headmasters in "dry" Bihar have an added responsibility — to keep an eye on people consuming liquor on the sly in dry Bihar and report, according to a directive issued by additional chief secretary (education) Sanjay...

 2022-01-28 16:22 

Hindustan Times

Bio-based plasticisers less harmful to environment, says research...

The research was conducted by Chaitali Shaha, a student of the zoology department, under the guidance of Dr Radhakrishna Pandit from Savitribai Phule Pune University and was published in Springer -Ecotoxicology journal...

 2022-01-28 16:21 

Hindustan Times

Everyone cries on Hunarbaaz after contestant pays emotional tribute to his mother: 'The trans community got new life'...

In a promo for an upcoming episode of Hunarbaaz: Desh Ki Shaan, a contestant's emotional tribute for his mother brings judges Mithun Chakraborty, Karan Johar, and Parineeti Chopra to tears....

 2022-01-28 16:20 

Hindustan Times

A survivor who refused to be written off...

Fired from her first job because her colleagues didn't want to see her face, model and influencer Anmol Rodriguez used social media to turn her life around....

 2022-01-28 16:17 

Hindustan Times

Parent groups want schools buses to start plying...

After schools reopened post a two-week shutdown this month, parent groups are asking for normalcy to be restored in schools...

 2022-01-28 16:16 

Hindustan Times

Punjab Congress leader comments on claims of Sidhu's sister; says new low in Punjab politics...

Navjot Sihdu has not yet commented on the controversy triggered by revelations made by Suman Toor who claimed to be his sister. His wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu said she does not know Suman Toor....

 2022-01-28 16:16 

Hindustan Times

Yogi Adityanath campaigns door to door in dalit locality of Meerut...

Yogi Adityanath meets the members of seven families in the dalit locality and people were eager to click selfies with him. He interacts with the local people for over an hour during the campaign in Meerut....

 2022-01-28 16:16 

Hindustan Times

Minor daughter not a property to be given away as Daan: HC...

During the legal proceedings against the accused, an affidavit filed by the survivor's father included a deed executed by him on August 29, 2018, that stated he offered his daughter to a self-styled godman residing in the village temple as "donati...

 2022-01-28 16:16 

Hindustan Times

Salaries of 1,500 contractual staff of PMC pending from three months...

On Friday, the workers met senior PMC officials to discuss the issue and on January 29 they plan to meet deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar...

 2022-01-28 16:06 

Hindustan Times

Physical activity monitoring devices help boost activity levels in adults: Study...

To address this uncertainty, researchers in Denmark searched databases for trials comparing activity levels in adults who received feedback from physical activity monitors with control interventions in which no feedback was provided....

 2022-01-28 16:06 

Hindustan Times

Mumbai records under 2K cases, bed vacancy at 92.4%...

For the fifth day in a row, Mumbai recorded under 2,000 Covid cases in a single day on Friday at 1,312 new infections...

 2022-01-28 16:00 

Hindustan Times

Several ministers on BJP's new list of 91 candidates, Ayodhya Sadar MLA retained...

The latest BJP list has 25 OBCs, 21 dalits, 20 Brahmins, 18 Thakurs, four Bhumihars, two Baniyas and one candidate from the Kayastha community; chief minister's media advisor among those named...

 2022-01-28 15:59 

Hindustan Times

BJP attacks govt over wine sale in supermarkets, Congress points to similar decision in MP...

On Thursday, former chief minister and leader of opposition Devendra Fadnavis said the government was converting Maharashtra into 'Madya Rashtra' or a nation of liquor...

 2022-01-28 15:55 

Hindustan Times

72-year-old fake doctor in Murbad arrested after 5 villagers die...

Tokawade police arrested a 72-year-old fake doctor in Murbad after he allegedly prescribed medicines to tribals in the nearby areas without having any medical degree; five villagers died and police booked him...

 2022-01-28 15:52 

Hindustan Times

Maharashtra sees 103 Covid deaths; highest in 4 months, even as new cases drop...

The single-day Covid-19 tally of Maharashtra dropped to 24,948 on Friday from 25,425 on the preceding day. Mumbai's single-day Covid-19 cases also dipped to 1,312 in the last 24 hours from 1,384 logged on Thursday....

 2022-01-28 15:49 

Hindustan Times

Won't allow any "black laws" passed by BJP to be implemented in UP: Akhilesh...

Yadav also declares to create a corpus and revolving fund from the state budget to ensure timely payment of sugarcane dues of farmers...

 2022-01-28 15:38 

Hindustan Times

Sara Ali Khan shares pics from Kashmir vacation with brother Ibrahim, says, 'Home is where brother is'...

Sara Ali Khan took to Instagram to share a bunch of photos with her brother Ibrahim Ali Khan. Check them out....

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