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Srinagar: Terrorists killed three policemen after abducting them from Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir early Friday,...
Friday, 21 September 2018
NEW DELHI: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday criticised Congress leader Kapil Sibal for terming the observance of...
Friday, 21 September 2018
New Delhi: The World Bank Group (WBG) on Friday approved its largest country program for India with a likely assistance of $...
Friday, 21 September 2018

Opinion

Issues around infrastructure creation in India bring to the fore some core themes that are worth analysing. The structure of infrastructure companies, cost over-runs, retail investor exposure to credit fun...
Thursday, 20 September 2018
Cities and regions always have a variety of factors that come into play to pull them out of anonymity. For Bengaluru it was favourable weather and a growing pool of engineers graduating from the colleges s...
Tuesday, 18 September 2018
The 52nd International Literacy Day just gone by is the right opportunity to look at literacy beyond the ability to read and write but help us become more active citizens who are aware and more conscious o...
Tuesday, 18 September 2018

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Pune

Pune: With an aim to share best practices and improve the functioning of human resource (HR) in industry, the first conference of Human Resource Committee of the Hinjawadi Industries Association (HIA) was...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Pune: Retired Regional Transport Officer Ratnakar Joshi has created a unique Ganpati decoration at his home this year: a traffic congestion scene made from his collection of 250 miniature car models.  Josh...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Pune: The MahaNet programme, under which low-cost yet high-speed broadband will be made available to the local bodies and various government departments, has got a huge boost as the State Cabinet has sanct...
Friday, 21 September 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: The right-wing organisation Sanatan Sanstha has sent a legal notice to NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik over a news report, alleging defamation. Malik's statements in a report published by a Marathi ne...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Mumbai:  To preserve a wildlife habitat alongside  Maharashtra Samruddhi Mahamarg (MSM), Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dehradun-...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Pune: Criticising the ruling BJP over fuel hike, former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar said, “Petrol and diesel prices are increasing every day and so does the inflation rate. It has become harder for th...
Friday, 21 September 2018

Nation

New Delhi: Launching a scathing attack on the Narendra Modi government over its alleged mishandling of Jammu and Kashmir and relations with Pakistan, the Congress on Friday said the government has lost its...
Friday, 21 September 2018
NEW DELHI: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday criticised Congress leader Kapil Sibal for terming the observance of Surgical Strike Day as a "jumla" (gimmick), contending that the exercise will enha...
Friday, 21 September 2018
NEW DELHI: The Home Ministry on Friday said no policeman has resigned in Jammu and Kashmir following the killing of three police personnel by terror group Hizbul Mujahideen and described such reports as "f...
Friday, 21 September 2018

Business

Mumbai: The BSE Sensex tumbled about 280 points to close below the 37,000-mark Friday after investors were jolted by an over 1,000-point plunge in afternoon trade.  The 30-share benchmark, which opened on...
Friday, 21 September 2018
New Delhi: The World Bank Group (WBG) on Friday approved its largest country program for India with a likely assistance of $25-30 billion by fiscal 2021-22 to help India's transition to a higher middle-inc...
Friday, 21 September 2018
New Delhi: The BJP-Congress spat over bad loans of banks continued on Friday with former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram blaming the government's "heavy-handed" approach to the NPA problem for the sh...
Friday, 21 September 2018

Sakal Initiatives

PIMPRI: The field of designing is unique, and hence it is necessary to keep innovating through novel ideas while working in it,...
Thursday, 6 September 2018

Sports

Abu Dhabi:  Spinner Rashid Khan celebrated his 20th birthday in style by producing a stunning all-round display as Afghanistan beat Bangladesh by 136 runs in an Asia Cup match here on Thursday.  Rashid sma...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Saitama, Tokyo (Sakal Times): Gaganjeet Bhullar, who has been on a fine run this season continued with excellent form as he opened the Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup on Thursday with a solid 4-under 67 that plac...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Pune: Maharashtra will face Tamil Nadu in the quarterfinal of the third Hockey India 5-A-side Senior National Championship going on in Bengaluru. Maharashtra topped Group B on the better goal difference. M...
Friday, 21 September 2018

World

Beijing: China on Friday asked the US to lift the sanctions on the Chinese military for buying Russian fighter jets and weapons or "bear the consequences." "China expressed strong indignation towards the u...
Friday, 21 September 2018
New Delhi: India Friday called off the meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi in New York, citing the "brutal" killing of three policemen...
Friday, 21 September 2018
London: British Prime Minister Theresa May's proposed new economic partnership with the EU "will not work", the head of the European Council has said. Donald Tusk said the plans risked undermining the EU's...
Friday, 21 September 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

Guru Randhawa isn’t just a popular Bollywood musician and singer. He is also the...
Friday, 21 September 2018
The trailer of Salman Khan’s upcoming production LoverYatri, which marks the...
Friday, 21 September 2018
With the upcoming Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 in Odisha, the Odisha Government has...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Nandita Das’s beautifully shot and mounted biopic on Manto is more about the idea of...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Shree Narayan Singh is trying to combine social issues in small town India, with a...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Hollywood actors constantly give back to society. And their Bollywood brethren isn’t...
Friday, 21 September 2018
Dance is known to uplift the mood of both young and old. Therapeutic, it not only...
Friday, 21 September 2018
In the early ’90s, when Zia Nath watched dancers perform Gurdjieff sacred dances and...
Friday, 21 September 2018