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NEW DELHI: State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) have placed orders for importing crude oil from Iran next month when US...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
WASHINGTON: An IT advocacy group representing over 1,000 small techology companies mostly run by Indian-Americans has filed...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
MUMBAI: In a novel initiative to increase voter connect, Maharashtra BJP has asked party MLAs to walk at least 150 km during...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Opinion

Mumbai, known as the city that never sleeps is perhaps now losing its sleep over a newly sensed crisis! The city is facing unprecedented water shortage right in the month of October, just about a month aft...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Nikki Haley, United States Ambassador to the United Nations and the highest-ranking woman official in the Trump administration, is leaving with her reputation not only intact but even significantly enhance...
Monday, 15 October 2018
It is apt to compare a well-established structure of Indian governance — especially the relatively more conservative security bureaucracy — with our earth, made of layers dynamic, but moving at a pace so s...
Monday, 15 October 2018

Live Updates

Pune

The Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC), along with its partners, has organised the 11th Okoberfest in the city from October 26 to 28. IGCC Regional Director Natascha Lewandowski speaks to Shirish Shind...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Pune: While the situation of Indian engineers in Kuwait remains unchanged, Minister of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Prakash Javadekar has said that the situation is likely to improve soon. Sakal Time...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Pune: Thefts are common in Indian Railways, whether it is mobile phones, ornaments or waste from the yards. However, the railways are also staring at another kind of loss. According to Central Railway (CR)...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
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November 8, 2016 will be forever etched in our memory. Coming to terms with the...
A glimpse of Dussehra festivities in Kolhapur takes you back in time   T...
There are several things about Gauri Lankesh and her murder – or more aptly, ass...

Maharashtra

MUMBAI: In a novel initiative to increase voter connect, Maharashtra BJP has asked party MLAs to walk at least 150 km during the 'Sampark Abhiyan' with voters. This will help increase the legislators' dial...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Pune: Marathwada has experienced 22 per cent deficient rainfall this monsoon season. As per the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) district-level rainfall data, of 35 districts in Maharashtra, 13 dist...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Pune: The long-awaited recruitment of teaching and non-teaching staff is likely to start soon, said Director of Higher Education Dhanraj Mane. “Teaching and non-teaching staff vacancies will be filled befo...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Nation

GURUGRAM: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that terrorists have been devising new strategies to strike and warned that increased use of the social media by anti-national forces is a new th...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
NEW DELHI: The Law Ministry has endorsed a proposal of the Women and Child Development Ministry to remove the time limit for reporting child sexual abuse, WCD Minister Maneka Gandhi said on Tuesday. Maneka...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
BHOPAL: A controversy erupted in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday after a video went viral in which senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh is heard saying that his party's votes get reduced if he campai...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Business

NEW DELHI: State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) have placed orders for importing crude oil from Iran next month when US sanctions on Tehran are due to take effect, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
WASHINGTON: An IT advocacy group representing over 1,000 small techology companies mostly run by Indian-Americans has filed a lawsuit against the US immigration agency for issuing H-1B visas for a shorter...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
MUMBAI: The equity benchmark Sensex continued its winning run for the third straight session on Tuesday, rising 297 points to scale the key 35,000-level on positive macro signs like strengthening rupee and...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Sakal Initiatives

PUNE: The first of its kind ‘Krishiculture’, a festival for farmers, especially for women farmers, to showcase their expertise,...
Monday, 1 October 2018

Sports

Pune: The Bishop’s School and Ness Wadia College of Commerce rode on four-goal performances by Shiva Pandey and Roshan Nair respectively to log full points in the senior boys league in the Reliance Foundat...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Pune: Arnaav Sareen who brought laurels to the country by winning silver medal in the Under-15 boys category in the recently concluded 25th Asian Junior Squash in Chennai was felicitated by the Poona Club...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Pune: Hosts Maharashtra emerged overall winners while Srushti Shetty, Harshita Shetty emerged as Best Athletes in the 22 CISCE National Athletics Meet 2018, at Balewadi Sports Complex. Maharashtra topped w...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018

World

Washington: Saudi Arabia is preparing a report in which it is likely to admit that dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, missing since October 2, died during an interrogation at its consulate in Istanbul,...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Seattle: Paul Allen, who along with Bill Gates founded Microsoft 43 years ago has died, his family announced. He was 65. In a statement, Allen's relatives said that the businessman died on Monday afternoon...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Sunday backed off from his claim that climate change is a hoax, but said that it's not man-made with permanent impacts and climate will "change back again". In an inte...
Monday, 15 October 2018

#MySpace

At last, a walk that I desired in Moscow, and I hope I would have taken one more  before you read this. In the next few hours, I...
Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Art & Culture

A slice of heaven
Don’t we all love a big slice of pizza? It is probably one of the most loved and...
1 hour 11 min ago
‘Kashmir is like a bruised poem’
Hamid is a heart-wrenching tale of an eight-year-old boy who goes in search of his...
1 hour 11 min ago
Presenting ‘her’ vision
Baroda-based artist Rekha Rodwittiya has been the voice of the feminist movement in...
1 hour 23 min ago
She deserves respect
While we worship Goddess Durga and her various forms during Durga Puja and Navratri...
1 hour 26 min ago
‘Sai Baba chose me for this’
On the occasion of the centenary year of Sai Baba’s samadhi, we interact with the on...
1 hour 29 min ago
A movement for a better tomorrow
Are we headed towards an environmental disaster? No! Because we are already living...
Monday, 15 October 2018
Children of a lesser god
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has just released the data about the post...
Monday, 15 October 2018
The power of social media
Initially, social media was mostly used as a platform for people to share personal...
Monday, 15 October 2018