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NEW DELHI: Deputy Chief of Air staff, Air Marshal V R Chaudhari and two other officers from Indian Air Force appeared in the...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
NEW DELHI: Inflation-based on wholesale prices spiked to a four-month high of 5.28 per cent in October mainly due to rise in...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Colombo: In a major setback to President Maithripala Sirisena, the Sri Lankan Parliament on Wednesday passed a no-confidence...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Opinion

As the world stands on the brink of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, powered by a wide range of new technology breakthroughs such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), advanced robotics,...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Five years ago, in a National Interest headlined ‘Them Versus Them’, I had traced a unique new faultline within India’s dominant elites for public debate: The governing classes versus the ruling classes. T...
Sunday, 11 November 2018
The concept of ‘Love thy neighbour’ is slowly fading in the global scenario. Recent phenomena like the Brexit or the USA withdrawing from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the global mood reflects resistance...
Sunday, 11 November 2018

Live Updates

Pune

Pune: The grand celebrations of the four-day, Chhath Puja is in full swing in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad. On Tuesday, first offering or evening offering called Sandhya Arghya or Pehla Argh took place at pon...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Pune: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) should display road-related information during road work as well as on the website of the PMC. Deputy Mayor Siddharth Dhende has given a proposal to the Standing...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Pune: Fifteen-year-old Janhavi Kumar received instant fame after she uploaded two Bhojpuri songs on YouTube coinciding with the Chhath Puja. A student of St Helena’s School Janhavi interestingly has no bac...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
London: Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is wanted in India on loan def...
London: Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is wanted in India on loan def...
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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: Avni’s death had temperatures soared during the State cabinet meeting. The Shiv Sena targeted BJP and Forest Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar during the meeting. The Sena demanded a judicial probe into...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
MUMBAI: As many as 12 people were killed and five others received injuries in separate accidents on railway tracks in the city and its neighbouring areas on Monday, the Government Railway Police (GRP) said...
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Mumbai: In a surprising move, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray, agreed to attend an event organised by a North Indian organisation. Thackeray is known for his strong stand against Hindi...
Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Nation

AGARTALA: The Tripura Tea Development Corporation (TTDC), the nodal agency for growth of small tea plantation farmers, has decided to market tea produced in the state under the Tripureshwari Tea brand, a t...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
NEW DELHI: The month-long Winter Session of Parliament is set to commence from December 11, the day counting of votes will take place for Assembly elections in five states.  The Cabinet Committee on Parlia...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
NEW DELHI: Deputy Chief of Air staff, Air Marshal V R Chaudhari and two other officers from Indian Air Force appeared in the Supreme Court on Wednesday to assist it on the issue of the procurement of 36 Ra...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Business

Mumbai: Benchmark equity indices gave up early gains to end marginally lower at 35,141.99 after a highly volatile session Wednesday as losses in pharma and information technology shares offset gains in ene...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
NEW DELHI: Inflation-based on wholesale prices spiked to a four-month high of 5.28 per cent in October mainly due to rise in fuel prices, but the RBI is likely to maintain status quo in its next monetary p...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
New Delhi: India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 5.28 per cent in October from 5.13 per cent in September, official data showed here on Wednesday. Even, on a year-on-year (YoY)...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: For elders, Diwali is the season of diyas and to exchange gifts, but children look at it in a different way. They are...
Sunday, 11 November 2018

Sports

New Delhi: Celebrated boxer M C Mary Kom will aim for a historic sixth gold at the AIBA Women' World Championships, the build up of which has been marred by a row over lone Kosovan boxer's participation an...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Pune: Ajinkya Bhosale of Parbhani played his heart out against Rohan Dani of Thane, but eventually ended on the losing side in the second round match in the Cadent Boy’s section in the 49th Inter-district...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Pune: Gujarat players were on a high in Panchgani as unseeded Vraj Gohil upset fourth seeded Krish Tyagi of Karnataka 6-4,  6-2 and Priyanka Rana shocked fourth seeded Vamika Sharma of Delhi 6-4,  6-3 to m...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018

World

WASHINGTON: Over 8,400 hate crime incidents - including 24 against Sikhs, 15 against Hindus and over 300 against Muslims - were reported in the US in 2017, according to an FBI report. The report released o...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Washington: President Donald Trump on Tuesday said US' relationship with India can act as a "bulwark" for freedom, prosperity and peace as he celebrated Diwali in the White House along with eminent Indian-...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Colombo: In a major setback to President Maithripala Sirisena, the Sri Lankan Parliament on Wednesday passed a no-confidence motion against the government headed by his controversially-appointed Prime Mini...
Wednesday, 14 November 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

Ank Theatre Group’s artists during a practice session for their play Ek Din Bank Mein — One Day at the Bank, which will be presented at Dastak in Singapore
With a mission to take Hindi theatre on the global stage, Shalaka Ranadive, who has...
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Flaunt faux freckles
Be it Meghan Markle’s natural spots, which inspired make-up artists to come up with...
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Beauty beyond appearance
Of late there has been a rise in the number of beauty pageants. But a beauty pageant...
2 hours 27 min ago
The crown of dreams
Some people believe in luck, while some make their own fate simply by believing in...
2 hours 27 min ago
One test can save two lives
Your body is a goldmine of information, if you are vigilant. One of the biggest...
2 hours 30 min ago
Anushka Sharma to promote Tiger Conservation Movement
Anushka Sharma has joined hands with Discovery to promote a global awareness...
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Got your match?
Marathi movie Gat Mat, which is produced by Rajendraprasad Srivastava and directed...
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ममता बॅनर्जी
Vir Das in 2017 became the first ever Indian to have released a Netflix comedy...
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