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PUNE: The very purpose of Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act, 2009  was defeated after a bunch of...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
PUNE: The life of 50-year-old Dr Sunil Bandishti, a city-based neurophysician, changed entirely after he underwent a heart...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Pune: In order to redress injustice caused to farmers, law students, who are working with city-based lawyer Asim Sarode,...
Thursday, 22 February 2018

Opinion

In modern day India, politics is now defined by events. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has brought in the culture of holding large political events such as road shows, stadium rallies and other public outrea...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Nineteen years ago, in November 1999, the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) proclaimed February 21 as the International Mother Language Day...
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
At the risk of making many of you yawn, or go “not again”, let me use that much-spoken wisdom: never waste a crisis. The reason this great wisdom is rarely put into effect is that it needs boldness. It isn...
Sunday, 18 February 2018

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Pune

PUNE: The life of 50-year-old Dr Sunil Bandishti, a city-based neurophysician, changed entirely after he underwent a heart transplant surgery about 10 months back. As he recalled his journey, he emphasised...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
PUNE: The very purpose of Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act, 2009  was defeated after a bunch of students who took admission under RTE were allegedly harassed by the management o...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
PUNE: St Mary’s Church Nursery School had recently held annual Physical Training (PT) display and sports day at the school. The theme for the event was sports and games. It began with a march past with the...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
PUNE: The district consumer forum has ordered Country Vacation firm to refund Rs...
Washingtn: Preet Bharara, the India-born former top US federal prosecutor, has s...
PUNE: The district consumer forum has ordered Country Vacation firm to refund Rs...
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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

Pune: In order to redress injustice caused to farmers, law students, who are working with city-based lawyer Asim Sarode, have drafted ‘National Agricultural Produce Price Confirmation Tribunal Act 2018’. T...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
MUMBAI: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray today targeted the Narendra Modi government over the alleged Rs 11,400 crore PNB scam, questioning how it took place despite demonetisation. Thackeray, whose party...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Pune: State government employees have threatened to go on an agitation on Thursday. The State Government Employees Central Union, the apex body of the employees union, called for a Mahamorcha on Thursday....
Thursday, 22 February 2018

Nation

NEW DELHI: The practice of illegally issuing Letters of Undertaking (LoUs) and Foreign Letter of Credit (FLCs) and then rolling them over to favour Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi groups started in 2008 and co...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
PANAJI: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today presented in the state assembly a Rs 17,123-crore budget for 2018-19, an increase of 6.84 per cent over the ongoing fiscal, with a stress on education and...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Srinagar: A soldier was injured on Thursday in an ongoing gunfight between militants and the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district, police said. "The injured soldier has been hospitalis...
Thursday, 22 February 2018

Business

MUMBAI: Volatility infused by futures and options (F&O) expiry, along with negative global cues and a weak rupee, pulled the key Indian equity indices lower on Thursday. The wider Nifty50 of the Nation...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
New Delhi: Ride hailing firm Uber today said it will continue to invest in India as it looks to grow business in the "incredibly important and core market" by up to 10 times in a decade. On his maiden trip...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
New Delhi/Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday said it has seized nine high-end luxury cars belonging to Nirav Modi besides crores of assets in connection with its ongoing probe into the Rs 11,3...
Thursday, 22 February 2018

Sakal Initiatives

Samadnya Dhawaleshwar became the first woman to don the Sakal Beauty of Maharashtra crown, presented by P N Gadgil and Sons, on...
Monday, 19 February 2018

Sports

Pune: Adtiya Deshmukh played exceedingly well to log 49 points to win the Vascon-Hyatt Regency golf tournament at the Poona Club Golf course here recently. Deshmukh who plays with 13 handicap, topped the S...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Pune: Khadki-based Priyadarshini SC and Hockey United rode on four-goal efforts by Abdul Salmani and Sartaj Alam respectively to book their berths in the quarterfinals of the Pune Mayor Cup Hockey Champion...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Pune: Neil Sanghavi scored a hat-trick as Madhav Limaye Group & Café Good Luck Rangers thrashed  ABIL-Aztecs 5-0 in their League match at the 4th Green Box Minifootball Championship being played at Cas...
Thursday, 22 February 2018

World

WASHINGTON: America’s bilateral trade deficit with four major countries, including India, narrowed in the first three quarters of 2017 as compared to the previous year, the US administration on Thursday sa...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Washington: US President Donald Trump has floated a proposal to arm teachers that could help prevent massacres such as last week's mass shooting at a Florida high school that claimed 17 lives. Speaking at...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
New Delhi: Amid a raging controversy, the High Commission of Canada on Thursday said that it has rescinded an invitation extended to Khalistan separatist Jaspal Atwal for a reception in honour of visiting...
Thursday, 22 February 2018

#MySpace

Whatcha doing?” asked the wife, looking at me standing in front of the TV, “Why are you standing at attention?” “The Finance...
- by Robert Clements
Saturday, 3 February 2018

Art & Culture

National Insurance Academy (NIA) is gearing up for its annual management fest —...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
As you enter this swanky place located amidst scores of other fancy restaurants at...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
She came across two books in Aurobindo ashram in Pondicherry. One was a book on the...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Harvey Weinstein’s attorneys’ use of my statement — that he was not sexually...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Kay Kay Menon, who has impressed cine goers with his performances is set to surprise...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Touted as the first fantasy-thriller in Marathi cinema, Rakshas delves into a little...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Awadhi cuisine, which is native to the city of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, has found...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
If one has to define Korean cuisine, it will be ‘simple and basic’. Unlike Indian...
Thursday, 22 February 2018