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Islamabad: Pakistan's new Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Monday said that there was a need of "continued and...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Kodagu (Karnataka): About 4,320 marooned people have been rescued till Monday morning in flood-hit Kodagu district in...
Monday, 20 August 2018
MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena said today its MLAs and MPs will donate a month's salary for Kerala flood relief. The money will be...
Monday, 20 August 2018

Opinion

Will the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), in the run-up to the 2019 general elections, ride on the name of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who died on Thursday after a prolonged illness aged 93? V...
Monday, 20 August 2018
The day Imran Khan takes oath as prime minister of Pakistan — even as Gen. Zia-ul-Haq’s 30th death anniversary is being observed — should be ideal for me to tell this still mostly-untold story of a dramati...
Monday, 20 August 2018
The day Imran Khan takes oath as prime minister of Pakistan — even as Gen. Zia-ul-Haq’s 30th death anniversary is being observed — should be ideal for me to tell this still mostly-untold story of a dramati...
Sunday, 19 August 2018

Live Updates

Pune

Kodagu (Karnataka): About 4,320 marooned people have been rescued till Monday morning in flood-hit Kodagu district in Karnataka as the rescue work entered its final stage in search of nearly 50 persons rep...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Pune: Sakal organised a workshop for students appearing for Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination and their parents on Sunday. Hundreds of parents, teachers and students of Std X attended the work...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Pune: The Institute of Chartered Accountants Of India’s (ICAI) Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad chapters, jointly with the Committee for Capacity Building of Members in Practice, have organised a two-day national...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Washington: US President Donald Trump has told British Prime Minister Theresa Ma...
Pune: Two Puneites recently made the country proud in the 1st Okinawa Karate...
NEW DELHI: Bugles sounded the last post, uniformed soldiers gave a gun salute...
PUNE: Giving respite to those suffering from knee pain, Ruby Hall Clinic,...
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: Former Shiv Sena corporator Shrikant Pangarkar, arrested in connection with the seizure of explosives and arms in Maharashtra, was remanded today in the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) custody till Augu...
Monday, 20 August 2018
MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena said today its MLAs and MPs will donate a month's salary for Kerala flood relief. The money will be donated in the Kerala Chief Ministers Relief Fund, the Maharashtra-based party said...
Monday, 20 August 2018
MUMBAI: A team of around 100 doctors and paramedical staff from Maharashtra left for Kerala today to help the flood-affected people. The doctors flew to Thiruvananthapuram in two aircraft of the Indian Air...
Monday, 20 August 2018

Nation

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM/KOCHI: As rains abated and rescue operations were in the final stages, flood-hit Kerala was faced with the gigantic task of rehabilitating lakhs of people rendered homeless and preventin...
Monday, 20 August 2018
New Delhi/Islamabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to his new Pakistan counterpart Imran Khan that India desires "constructive engagement" with Islamabad but Pakistan quickly clarified that ther...
Monday, 20 August 2018
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court today sought response of an NGO on the pleas of app-based taxi service providers Ola and Uber seeking quashing of summons for allegedly operating taxis without licence and c...
Monday, 20 August 2018

Business

MUMBAI: Positive global cues on easing trade protectionist measures along with an appreciation in the Indian rupee lifted the key equity indices -- S&P BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty50 -- to settle at fr...
Monday, 20 August 2018
MUMBAI: The rupee today recovered from its all-time low by rising 38 paise to 69.77 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on fresh selling of the greenback by export...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Beijing: Apple has reportedly removed 25,000 gambling apps from its App Store in China that flouted the local Internet policies. In a statement given to The Wall Street Journal on Monday, the Cupertino-bas...
Monday, 20 August 2018

Sakal Initiatives

With over 315 people dead and property worth Rs 4,800 crore getting destroyed, Kerala is reeling under unprecedented destruction...
Sunday, 19 August 2018

Sports

Jakarta: Vinesh Phogat on Monday became the first Indian woman wrestler to win an Asian Games gold after she defeated Japan's Yuki Irie in the 50 kilogram women's Freestyle final here. This was India's sec...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Jakarta: Vinesh Phogat on Monday became the first Indian woman wrestler to win an Asian Games gold after she defeated Japan's Yuki Irie in the 50 kilogram women's Freestyle final here. Vinesh completely do...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Jakarta: Wrestler Vinesh Phogat ensured India of at least a silver medal after storming into the finals of the women's freestyle 50 kilogram category at the 2018 Asian Games here on Monday. Vinesh hardly b...
Monday, 20 August 2018

World

Islamabad: Pakistan's new Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Monday said that there was a need of "continued and uninterrupted" dialogue with India, which was the only way forward for the two neighbo...
Monday, 20 August 2018
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has unveiled his 21-member Cabinet, most of whom previously held key posts in the regime of former dictator General (retd) Pervez Musharraf.  Out of the 21 nam...
Sunday, 19 August 2018
Accra: Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Prize Laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the age of 80, his family said. Annan passed away after a short illness, with his wife and three children by his s...
Saturday, 18 August 2018

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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 true story
Hard work is the golden ticket to success but along with hard work you need...
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Celebrating our heritage
Amidst the lush green lawns and under the historic BMCC roof, youngsters from...
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The Fabric of Life
When people talk about being ‘environment-friendly’ in the fashion industry, it can...
1 hour 37 min ago
Over the hills and far away
As one heads for Panchgani, climbing through Pasarani Ghat, the newly established...
1 hour 43 min ago
The rising stars
In today’s times, we often find youngsters buried in textbooks preparing for...
1 hour 49 min ago
‘Thugs...’ edited inside a theatre for big screen experience
Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan promises to be a larger-than-life, never-seen-...
1 hour 52 min ago
‘Veere Di Wedding’ director Shashank Ghosh to make webseries
Shashanka Ghosh— the man behind smash-hit female buddy flick Veere Di Wedding, which...
1 hour 58 min ago
Running in the rain
Running in the rain is tough, but not impossible. In fact, rains haven’t resulted in...
Sunday, 19 August 2018