Sahiba Chawdhary was part of Hindustan Times’ nationwide network of correspondents that brings news, analysis and information to its readers.She no longer works with the Hindustan Times.
Articles by Sahiba Chawdhary
The adorable Indian dog Instagram accounts you need to follow right now
If you are in the mood for some adorable puppy photos, here are the top dog Instagram accounts to follow in India.
Updated on Dec 23, 2016 06:01 PM IST
In the cusp of change: Embrace entrepreneurship, dump the culture of ‘jugaad’
India, the land of unexplored opportunities. With crucial changes in the education system, improving management culture and getting rid of red tape, India could surge ahead.
Updated on Dec 22, 2016 10:57 AM IST
Power queue or line before ATM: When HT’s Modi, Manmohan pic went viral
A photo of the Prime Minister and senior leaders by Hindustan Times photojournalist Arun Sharma is now a viral meme.
Updated on Dec 15, 2016 02:30 PM IST
Chris Martin spreads love, stops his show for a fan proposal
A video of Coldplay singer, Chris Martin, stopping his concert to let a fan propose marriage to his girlfriend on stage goes viral.
Updated on Feb 09, 2017 07:18 PM IST
Beware the ransomware: 14 movies that made hackers look cool
Legion has wreaked a havoc in the Indian digital space. But is hacking cool? Well, not at least in these Hollywood and Bollywood movies on hacking.
Updated on May 27, 2017 11:15 AM IST
Mallya trolled, group that hacked his Twitter account praised
Twitter trolled Vijaya Mallaya and promoted the perpetrators of his Twitter account hack on Friday.
Updated on Dec 10, 2016 12:24 AM IST
Get well soon, Amma: Twitter prays for Jayalalithaa’s speedy recovery
Twitter prays for Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa’s well-being after she suffered from a cardiac arrest.
Updated on Dec 05, 2016 02:55 PM IST
Saudi Arabian deserts receive an early Christmas gift: Snowfall
Twitter reacts in joy and concern after the unexpected snowfall in the central and northwestern regions of Saudi Arabia.
Updated on Dec 02, 2016 05:48 PM IST
‘Homophobic, racist’: Some condemn Twitter hack attack on Rahul, others laugh
Twitter reacts with trolls when Rahul Gandhi’s official Twitter account appeared to be hacked.
Updated on Nov 30, 2016 11:28 PM IST
Good, bad, funny: Twitter reacts to national anthem must in theatres before movies
Twitter reacts to the SC’s announcement to play the national anthem before movie screenings in public theatres.
Updated on Nov 30, 2016 02:10 PM IST
Pakistani #ChaiWala stars in a music video, but the lyrics will make you cringe
The overnight social media star Arshad Khan, popularly known as the Pakistani #Chaiwala is starring in a music video that has gone viral.
Updated on Nov 29, 2016 04:39 PM IST
#ShilpaShettyReviews: How the actress replied to trolls
Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty replies to Twitter trolls after she said in an interview that Animal Farm is a book that teaches to love and care for animals.
Updated on Dec 09, 2016 07:02 PM IST
BJP leader’s kin’s marriage: Kejriwal gets trolled on Twitter for wrong facts
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was trolled on Twitter after wrongfully attacking BJP MP Mahesh Sharma.
Updated on Nov 28, 2016 08:05 PM IST
Cash crunch: BJP MLA spoils son with Merc convertible, Twitter lashes out
Twitter lashes out when BJP MLA gifted his son a Mercedes car on his birthday and tweeted it at a time of cash crunch across India.
Updated on Nov 25, 2016 10:27 PM IST
Chris Martin reunites with his son, makes the internet feel warm and fuzzy
A photo posted by Hollywood star Gwyneth Paltrow on her Instagram, showing Chris Martin reuniting with his son, Moses, has gone viral.
Updated on Nov 25, 2016 03:32 PM IST
Tipi Tipi top: What colour you want?
An image of a pair of flip-flops goes viral over determining their colour.
Updated on Nov 22, 2016 04:19 PM IST
Pay to queue up: Online service lets you hire errand boy for ATM duty
An online service, “Book My Chotu”, lets you hire people to stand in bank and ATM queues.
Updated on Nov 23, 2016 12:40 AM IST
Watch | This Amazon ad shows a touching friendship between an imam and a priest
Amazon’s latest Christmas advertisement promotes inter-faith solidarity and religious tolerance.
Updated on Nov 21, 2016 07:42 PM IST
Every dog has his day: Cricket fan with a difference becomes instant Twitter hit
A stray dog becomes popular on Twitter after forcing an early tea break during the second Test match between Indian and England.
Updated on Nov 17, 2016 04:55 PM IST
Chris doesn’t rock: US celebrity copies hilarious tweet, caught
After getting caught stealing a hilarious tweet from an Indian user, American actor Chris Rock gets trolled on Twitter.
Updated on Nov 16, 2016 07:00 PM IST
Not every hero wears a cape: Samaritans help people queueing for cash at banks
A list of generous acts to help people standing in long queues outside banks and ATMs since the demonetisation in India.
Updated on Nov 15, 2016 01:11 PM IST
Hilarious Obama and Biden ‘friendship’ memes to get you over the election shock
Hilarious memes of US President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Donald Trump’s presidential election go viral.
Updated on Nov 14, 2016 04:50 PM IST
From one Khan to another: Shah Rukh praises Pakistan’s ChaiWala
The viral sensation Arshad Khan, popularly known as ‘Chaiwala’ got a mention by Shah Rukh Khan on Twitter.
Updated on Nov 11, 2016 07:28 PM IST
How newspapers across the world reacted to Trump’s triumph
A list of the leading international newspaper front pages of announcing President Trump’s victory.
Updated on Nov 10, 2016 05:32 PM IST
How Twitter reacted to Trump’s White House victory
Twitter reactions to Donald Trump winning the 2016 US elections.
Updated on Nov 09, 2016 03:50 PM IST
From PayTM to Ola: Brands cash in after Rs 500, Rs 1000 notes banned
A list of Indian brands that promoted their cashless and online schemes to attract customers after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes will be discontinued from today.
Updated on Nov 09, 2016 11:41 AM IST
Trump or Clinton? Animal kingdom predicts the 45th US president
Animals around the world predict the winner of 2016 US Presidential elections.
Updated on Nov 09, 2016 06:20 AM IST
Modi plays a Trump card: Twitter reaction to PM’s war on black money
An impression of what Twitter is thinking on Modi’s ban of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes from 9th November, 2016.
Updated on Nov 09, 2016 12:18 AM IST
Twitter loves this pink Rs 2,000 note, but is it real?
Photos of Rs. 2000 denomination notes go viral on Twitter, but the RBI says they have no knowledge of this.
Updated on Nov 08, 2016 10:52 PM IST
Insulting, ranting, boasting: Donald Trump’s 10 most outrageous tweets
A list of Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s offensive or ranting tweets.
Updated on Nov 08, 2016 01:32 PM IST