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India's moment of glory has finally arrived: Advani

Speaking at the Pravasi Divas, Advani said the 21st century belongs to India, report's Vijay Soni.

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Published on Jan 10, 2004 06:00 PM IST
PTI | ByVijay Soni (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

Govt calls on NRIs to invest in India in a big way

Govt and India Inc have joined hands to invite NRIs to participate in investment opportunities in the country, reports Girish Chadha.

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Updated on Jan 10, 2004 01:29 PM IST
PTI | ByGirish Chadha (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

SAFTA to boost Indo-Pak trade

Since India and Pakistan are looked as emerging leaders in regional trade, some argue that bilateral trade between the two may even become vital for the sheer existence of SAFTA, a treaty which has eluded SAARC since 1998.Also, with trade relations normalising, both countries will be able to pare their trade through unofficial channels and third-country trade and concentrate on official trade routes writes Girish Chadha.

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Updated on Jan 05, 2004 06:33 PM IST
PTI | ByGirish Chadha (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

NRIs, PIO's kids in Delhi to learn about India

The Pravasi Bharatiya Divas will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Vajpayee on January 9. The event has already received confirmation from 1,000 delegates from 57 countries.

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Updated on Jan 06, 2004 10:17 PM IST
PTI | ByVijay Soni (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

Obituaries

Kalpana Chawla, Tuntun, Murasoli Maran, Bhisham Sahni, India had its share of deaths in 2003, losses that definitely left us poorer.

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Updated on Jan 07, 2004 08:02 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com

I seek justice, not a compromise: Nikisha

Nikisha Singh, now in India, has got her husband Rajeev Kumar Singh arrested on charges of bigamy, reports Vijaya Sharma.

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Updated on Dec 29, 2003 12:18 PM IST
PTI | ByVijaya Sharma (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

Feat: Vajpayee, Pervez shake hands under war clouds

Held in Kathmandu about three and a half years after it was originally planned, the 11th SAARC summit did revive the hope of peace and prosperity in the region despite global upheaval post 9/11 and the growing Indo-Pak tensions post Dec 13 Parliament attack.

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Updated on Dec 17, 2003 05:46 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

HISTORY

HISTORY

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Published on Dec 06, 2003 02:17 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com

MISS WORLD SIDELIGHTS

Miss World pageants have always been eventful. And often the most interesting things have happened off the ramp than onit. Here's a sample of Miss World oddities through the years.

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Updated on Dec 06, 2003 04:58 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

A glorious tradition

First it was Reita Faria who did India proud in 1966. And after Aishwarya Rai won the Miss World title in 1994, it virtually let the floodgates open. Diana Hayden in 1997, Yukta Mookhey in 1999 and Priyanka Chopra in 2000 followed in quick succession. In exclusive interviews, Yukta and Priyanka told us what it means to be a world-winning beauty.

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Updated on Nov 20, 2004 08:00 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

HISTORY

It all started way back in 1951 as part of that year's Festival of Britain celebrations. Officially titled the 'Festival Bikini Contest,' it was the British press who dubbed it 'Miss World.'

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Published on Dec 06, 2003 02:09 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

How the CMs Fared

Digvijay Singh retained his Raghogarh seat but his winning margin came down by more than half. The last time he won by more than 54,000 votes, this time by only 21,164.

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Updated on Dec 05, 2003 12:37 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Kin Corner

Kins of most of the prominent politicians of have won in the four states in Dec 1 polls.

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Updated on Dec 05, 2003 12:59 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Polls 2003 put women on top

A history of some sort is on the cards. For the first time, India is likely to have five women Chief Ministers simultaneously, writes Vijaya Sharma.

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Updated on Dec 05, 2003 01:21 PM IST
PTI | ByVijaya Sharma (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

BJP wins semi-final

This was an election in which BSP was the deciding factor. BSP being bijli, sadak and pani. In the end, Thumping Thursday ended 3-1 for the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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Updated on Dec 05, 2003 02:27 AM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

A glimpse of hope, despair at counting centers

They spent their early morning beside a bonfire, setting afire tit-bits of papers and dry leaves, writes Vijay Soni.

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Published on Dec 04, 2003 09:09 PM IST
PTI | ByVijay Soni (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

Cong to scrape through

Congress is likely to scrape through in the keenly-contested polls in Chhattisgarh, exit polls indicated on Monday. Zee News-C voter poll gave 39-47 seats to Congress and 36-44 seats to BJP.

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Updated on Dec 01, 2003 07:51 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Cong to win: Exit polls

Zee News-Cvoter exit poll indicated a clear victory for Cong in national capital with 44-52 seats of total 70. BJP will gather just 12-20 seats. Aaj Tak Org-Marg exit poll also indicated similar results.

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Updated on Dec 01, 2003 07:53 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Who cares for EC's model code of conduct!

As the day advanced, many polling agents were seen making frantic calls to persuade people to come and vote, reports Girish Chadha.

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Updated on Dec 01, 2003 04:19 PM IST
PTI | ByGirish Chadha (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

Cong list

The following is the list of Congress candidates from Mizoram-

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Published on Nov 28, 2003 07:51 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

MNF list

The following is the list of the Mizo National Front (MNF) from Mizoram-

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Published on Nov 28, 2003 07:28 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

BJP list

The following are the BJP candidates from Rajasthan-

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Published on Nov 28, 2003 06:35 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

What triggered the mayhem

The whole episode was sparked off by a clash between Assamese and Bihari students on Nov 9 when candidates from Bihar were prevented from writing their recruitment tests for the Railways in Guwahati.

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Updated on Nov 28, 2003 02:26 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Cong list

The following are the Congress candidates from Rajasthan-

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Published on Nov 28, 2003 01:09 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Cong list

The following are the Congress candidates from Madhya Pradesh-

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Published on Nov 27, 2003 06:18 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

BJP list

The following is the list of BJP candidates from Chhattisgarh-

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Published on Nov 27, 2003 05:32 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Cong list

The following is the list of Congress candidates for Chhattisgarh.

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Updated on Nov 27, 2003 05:53 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

Delhi Cong list

The following are the candidates announced by the Congress in its first list released.

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Updated on Nov 27, 2003 02:26 PM IST
PTI | Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi

136 candidates with criminal background in Delhi fray

BJP has pipped the rival Congress in Delhi by fielding more candidates with criminal background, writes Shakti Sharma.

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Updated on Nov 24, 2003 10:31 PM IST
PTI | ByShakti Sharma (HindustanTimes.com), New Delhi

More water, but not for all

We begin this coverage with results of the Survey on what voters think of the drinking water situation over the past five years.

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Updated on Nov 21, 2003 06:06 PM IST
PTI | ByHIndustanTimes.com-CSDS, New Delhi
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