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Mumbai: Veteran actress Sridevi, 54, passed away in Dubai, plunging the entire country into a pall of gloom as her fans and...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Pune: Despite being in power for one year in the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) hasn't...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Pune: India has always been known for its use of medicinal plants to cure diseases and ailments, but there was no proper...
Sunday, 25 February 2018

Opinion

Nobody has a doubt that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is made of street-fighters. Most, including its critics, would agree that since the day it got elected in Delhi, humiliating Narendra Modi’s BJP at its pea...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
The only difference between scams that surrounded the previous UPA government and those of the present NDA, is that all Congress scams were discovered when scamsters were within the country, while that of...
Saturday, 24 February 2018
Sometime back State Education Minister Vinod Tawde announced that the Maharashtra State government has decided to shut down 1,314 primary and secondary schools where the number of students is 10 or fewer t...
Saturday, 24 February 2018

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Pune

Pune: With the day temperature in the city going as high as 34.5 degrees Celsius in February, doctors from the city said that drinking a lot of water and coconut water are the best ways to beat the heat. S...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Pune: Despite being in power for one year in the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) hasn't got a grip on the developmental work and other responsibilities of the civic body....
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Pune: India has always been known for its use of medicinal plants to cure diseases and ailments, but there was no proper database of important medicinal plants available in Maharashtra and for that matter...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Mumbai: The Union government is spending Rs 2,200 crore on advertisement in 900...
Washingtn: Preet Bharara, the India-born former top US federal prosecutor, has s...
Mumbai: The Union government is spending Rs 2,200 crore on advertisement in 900...
Pune: Around 50 staff members of the Rosary School, Bibvewadi on Wednesday...
Fond of gardening, Prajakta Kale got introduced to bonsai in 1984. And she...
Pune: Aspirants from both Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress have...
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: More than 30 people, mainly from Marathwada region, are struggling to get bail and multiple others are being arrested and released frequently on several charges filed against them in connection with...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has refused to defer the March 31 deadline imposed by the Union government for linking Aadhaar to ration card.  A bench of justices Shantanu Kemkar and Rajesh Ketkar, however,...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Mumbai: The crashing of sugar prices in the wholesale market, and lower sales, has resulted in mills owing Rs 2,500 crore to cane cultivators across Maharshtra, an official from the state cooperation depar...
Sunday, 25 February 2018

Nation

New Delhi: India's premier defence research institute DRDO on Sunday carried out "successful" test flight of its Rustom 2 drone, a medium-altitude long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), at Chalakere...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Mumbai: Veteran actress Sridevi, 54, passed away in Dubai, plunging the entire country into a pall of gloom as her fans and admirers expressed shock and disbelief. The actress breathed her last on Saturday...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the country was moving from women development to women-led development and emphasised that the dream of New India was where women were empowered, stro...
Sunday, 25 February 2018

Business

New Delhi: In the wake of an alleged Rs 11,300 crore fraud on state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB), the Indian industry on Sunday urged for better and hi-tech control systems to check financial frauds as a...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
New Delhi: Following the Rs 11,300 crore Punjab National Bank fraud by accused diamond trader Nirav Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday ruled out privatisation of public sector banks (PSBs), sa...
Saturday, 24 February 2018
New Delhi: Three fresh incidences of financial fraud have come to light as the CBI filed cases against a jeweller, a businessman and a public servant on complaints by three different banks earlier this wee...
Saturday, 24 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: In football, the result is all matters. FC Pune City who was in the scintillating form needed a mere point from their outing against FC Goa to qualify for their maiden Indian Super League semi-finals...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Pune: Income Tax registered a hard-fought 1-0 win over Krida Prabodhini to annex the Pune Mayor Cup Hockey Championship 2018 at the Shiv Chhatrapathi Sports Complex, Mhalunge-Balewadi, here on Sunday.   In...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Mumbai: Maharashtra retained their hold on the Men’s Inter-State Tennis Championship trophy, without dropping a set, routing Indian Railways 2-0 in the final played in Bhilai on Saturday. Results: Finals:...
Saturday, 24 February 2018

World

Beijing: In an unprecedented move, China's ruling Communist Party on Sunday prepared the ground for President Xi Jinping to stay in power indefinitely after the end of his second term in 2022 as it propose...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
United Nations: The UN Security Council has unanimously demanded a 30-day ceasefire in Syria, as new air strikes on the rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta took the civilian death toll from seven days of bombi...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Kabul: At least 23 people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in multiple suicide bombings and attacks in Afghanistan today, officials said, the latest in a series of assaults in the war-torn country...
Saturday, 24 February 2018

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

Art & Culture

Making snacks can be a tricky affair. Usually, we make a plan for breakfast, lunch...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
A majority of Indian small merchants come under immense financial challenges as they...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Most of the babies are born healthy except for some who may suffer from serious...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Do you know that 20 per cent of bone loss in women happens five to seven years after...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Tarek Atrissi, a cross cultural designer who was present at the 12th Pune Design...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Filmmaker Ashwini Dhir is making a comeback on television with Star Plus’ latest...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Mumbai: Those expressive eyes and the mischievous smile sent hearts aquiver and lit...
Sunday, 25 February 2018
It was just another day and with the sun beginning to shine in its full glory, I...
Saturday, 24 February 2018