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Pune: Punekars have cut down drastically on bursting of firecrackers this Diwali, as marked by many citizens till Thursday...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Srinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today celebrated Diwali with troops posted along the Line of Control in Jammu and...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
New Delhi: Marking the auspicious occasion of Diwali, India on Thursday promised medical visas all those people abroad,...
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Opinion

Common decency in one’s public and private life would be a yardstick of a person’s character. This is all the more so for people in public life, and especially for those at the helm of affairs of an organi...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's money-spinning tourism industry has been hit hard by the GST regime, with taxes shooting to as high as 33 per cent and affecting five-star resorts, industry players say.  Accor...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Aiming to give a major push to digital drive, the government is planning to put petrol and diesel along with its various products on an e-commerce platform. But is it a feasible idea?  Domain experts say i...
Tuesday, 17 October 2017

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Pune

Pune: The Pimpri police have nabbed a 30-year-old man and his brother for allegedly murdering his wife and throwing her body in a nala. Investigators claimed that the accused also killed her father in Utta...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Pune: The Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) has so far identified 1,650 illegal structures on the proposed 110 m wide ring road. This information was shared by PMRDA Chief Kiran Gitte....
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Pune: Well-known city-based mountaineer Ushaprabha Page scaled Mount Kilimanjaro (5,895 m) in Tanzania on October 6. At the age of 74 years, she climbed the peak with her son Navendu and daughter Girija. U...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Pune: Tata Motors announced partnering the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) fo...
Every now and then a news pops up about an African national being unjustly treat...
Washington: US President Donald Trump has told British Prime Minister Theresa Ma...
Pune: Kolhapur’s Reshma Mane has been selected for the Under-23 World Wrestling...
Pune: The mantra of ‘Something is better than nothing’ has worked fine in Pro...
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...
ThatMate, an online platform working towards creating awareness about sexuality...

Maharashtra

Pune: A New Delhi-based Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has stated that India’s abysmal management of pesticides has started taking a deadly toll. Every year, there are about 10,000 reported cases...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Pune: A 49-year-old police inspector allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself dead using a revolver at his residence in Sangli on Thursday morning.  A suicide note recovered from his pocket states t...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Mumbai: The State Transport workers’ strike entered its third day on Thursday after talks with the government failed. The workers’ unions have been negotiating with the administration but refused to call o...
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Nation

Srinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today celebrated Diwali with troops posted along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez Sector and lauded the soldiers for their penance and sacrifice sayin...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Kolkata: A fire enveloped the 16th floor of a high-rise building here on Thursday, officials said. The blaze erupted around 10.30 a.m. on a Diwali day in the server room of the Jeevan Sudha building in Cho...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
New Delhi: Marking the auspicious occasion of Diwali, India on Thursday promised medical visas all those people abroad, including in Pakistan, seeking treatment. "On the auspicious occasion of Deepawali, I...
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Opinion Poll / Survey

Instead of pursuing PM’s pet bullet train project, the Centre should focus on improving safety of passengers?

Business

The Diwali season is here and we all are busy in celebrating and enjoying rituals with joy. While you will be busy in spending your hard earned money for various things, how about giving a Diwali bonus to...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Pune: Triumph Motorcycles has announced the launch of the all-new Street Triple RS in India this festive season. Termed as the most explosive, agile and intuitive performance street motorcycle Triumph has...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
NEW DELHI: Wholesale inflation fell to 2.60 per cent in September as prices of food articles, led by vegetables, softened. Inflation, based on the wholesale price index (WPI), had soared to a four-month hi...
Monday, 16 October 2017

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: Sakal Vastu Property Expo organised by Sakal Media Group received a huge response from Puneties. The expo gave an advantage...
Monday, 25 September 2017

Sports

Pune: Three wins and two defeats is the equation of Puneri Paltan in the last five matches, which they have played in their home leg till now at Balewadi Sports Complex. Out of the two losses, one came aga...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Mumbai: Tom Latham, on Thursday walked in to bat when New Zealand were 73/3 in the 16th over when Board President’s XI’s spinners- Karn Sharma and Shabaz Nadeem were looking to take the game away from the...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Pune: Sanjay Takale, Pune based international rally driver, is high on confidence as he participates in the third round of the Malaysian Rally Championship. The rally of Perak has an unpredictable route, b...
Thursday, 19 October 2017

World

Dhaka: Bangladesh authorities on Thursday allowed into the country around 10,000 Rohingyas stranded in an area between Bangladesh and Myanmar for days, owing to a lack of space in camps. The Inter Sector C...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Madrid: Spain will start suspending Catalonia's autonomy on Saturday, after its leader threatened to declare independence, the government announced on Thursday. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's Office said t...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Kabul: At least 43 soldiers were killed and another nine wounded on Thursday in a coordinated attack by the Taliban on a military base in Afghanistan's Kandahar province. A suicide bomber detonated explosi...
Thursday, 19 October 2017

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Architectural historian Surbhi Gupta speaks of her passion for architecture and the need for Indian bureaucracy to approach this...
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Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Art & Culture

...says Nikita Dutta during the launch of her show Haasil in Mumbai recently. Ek...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Besides lights, Diwali is also synonymous with great food — sweet and savoury. It...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
 Technology is erasing the boundaries and people are more receptive to experimenting...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
The closing film at the Mumbai Film Festival this year was truly a special treat as...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Khuddoos (Manoj Bajpayee) is an impoverished and lonely man living in the bylanes of...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Television channels are clogged with reality shows that have kids from all over the...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
When one thinks of curation, we immediately associate it with art and artefacts....
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
While walking back home through that narrow lane after dusk, taking public transport...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017