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New Delhi: In the long list of renamed Indian cities, Shimla could be the latest entrant as the ruling BJP government is...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Kabul: At least 67 people were killed -- 27 civilians, nine members of security forces and 31 insurgents -- and 126 injured...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has charged its own Special Director Rakesh Asthana with accepting bribe to...
Sunday, 21 October 2018

Opinion

Jamal Khashoggi is no more. He was a Saudi journalist and was killed and decapitated in Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. He was Washington Post Global Opinions contributing columnist. Khashoggi was las...
Saturday, 20 October 2018
India will have a monument taller than the Statue of Liberty. In fact, it may well be the tallest statue in the world. It is coming up in Gujarat. Yes, we are talking about the ‘Statue of Unity’.  Standing...
Saturday, 20 October 2018
Globally, there is increasing demand for micro-living. A micro-home or a micro-apartment is a self-contained, single-bedroom unit, mostly meant for single occupancy. These units are largely found in urban...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Live Updates

Pune

Pune: The Pune Cantonment Board (PCB) has decided to set up a health committee to decide whether the slaughtering of chicken should be continued at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Market or the chicken shops shoul...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Pune: Pune Institute of Business Management (PIBM) organised their 3rd national CEO conference, Ballad of CEO, on Saturday at their Pirangut campus. CEOs and managing directors of eminence participated in...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Pune: Referring to the tragedy wherein hundreds of houses in the city suffered severe damage due to the Mutha right bank canal wall breach last month, former Water and Land Management Institue (WALMI) prof...
Sunday, 21 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 the first of his statewide rallies, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray Sunday made a veiled attack on the BJP by claiming that the ruling dispensation at the Centre "did not need political allianc...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Mumbai: The State is heading towards a drought due to insufficient rains this year.  Last year, 14,679 villages were hit by drought, while this year, more than 20,000 villages are already facing drought-li...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) has created and uploaded on its website a sample question bank for students of Std XII in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and M...
Saturday, 20 October 2018

Nation

Srinagar: At least seven civilians were killed in an explosion in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sunday shortly after a gunfight had left three militants dead, officials said. A police spokesman sa...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Jammu: Two heavily armed Pakistani intruders and three soldiers were killed Sunday in a gunfight after the Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and K...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
New Delhi: State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) cut the prices of key domestic transport fuels -- petrol and diesel -- for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday on lower global crude oil prices. Accordi...
Sunday, 21 October 2018

Business

MUMBAI: Mixed corporate earnings, along with heightened chances of a US interest rate hike and fears of a slowdown in global economic growth, dragged the key indices of Indian stock market in the red durin...
Saturday, 20 October 2018
MUMBAI: In a Dussehra relief for consumers, state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) cut the prices of key domestic transportation fuels -- petrol and diesel -- for the second consecutive day on Friday. Th...
Friday, 19 October 2018
BEIJING: China's economy grew at 6.5 per cent in the third quarter, posting slowest growth in nine years, amid intensifying trade war with the US and the mounting local governments debt which rose to USD 2...
Friday, 19 October 2018

Sakal Initiatives

Pimpri: The two-day Sakal Vastu Property Expo organised by the Sakal Media Group was inaugurated at the Auto Cluster in Chinchwad...
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Sports

New Delhi: Debutant Tsehay Gemechu smashed the course record in the women's event while Andamalak Belihu overcame stiff competition in the men's elite field as the Ethiopian duo raced to top honours at the...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Pune: DY Patil Knowledge City, Ness Wadia College of Commerce, Army Institute of Technology and Poona College of Arts and Commerce opened their accounts with easy one-sided wins over their opponents in the...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Mumbai: Kamal Chawla of Railways showed great character and maintained his winning momentum to emerge champion of the Bombay Gymkhana Handicap Billiards Tournament 2018. The lanky Railway cueist Chawla (-3...
Sunday, 21 October 2018

World

Kabul: At least 67 people were killed -- 27 civilians, nine members of security forces and 31 insurgents -- and 126 injured in 193 attacks carried out throughout Afghanistan by the Taliban, who had threate...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Washington: President Donald Trump has confirmed that the US will pull out of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty that it had signed with Russia during the Cold War and alleged that Moscow h...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Washington: President Donald Trump has said the US will get to the bottom of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi case and asserted he would not like to scrap an arms deal with Riyadh, amid a global outrag...
Sunday, 21 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

There is little corporate India does to acknowledge mental health issues which may...
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He is not your usual ‘Khan.’ He is extremely private, loves books and enjoys life...
3 hours 40 min ago
Even before girls learn how to count or spell, they are taught to be alert at all...
3 hours 40 min ago
The #MeToo movement is getting momentum in India too with more and more women coming...
3 hours 43 min ago
Soni is one of the nine films shortlisted for the Oxfam Best Film on gender equality...
3 hours 43 min ago
I have been living and working in Pune for over two-and-a-half years now with my...
3 hours 43 min ago
New Hues of Hindustani
Broadly speaking, there are two schools of thought when it comes to Hindustani music...
Saturday, 20 October 2018
A classy upgrade
The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been treated to a mid-life upgrade. A clear attempt to...
Saturday, 20 October 2018