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Pune: ‘The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams’, says US talk show hostess Oprah Winfrey. Most...
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Jaipur/Bhopal/Raipur: The Congress was poised on Wednesday to form governments in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Jaipur: Congress legislature party (CLP) in Rajasthan Wednesday passed a single-line resolution authorising party president...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Opinion

The results of assembly polls, out on Tuesday, have surprised many and shocked many. Most political observers felt that these were ‘the semi-finals’ of the big 2019 general elections that are just four or...
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
The Narendra Modi government may have promised to double farm incomes by 2022, but farmers in the country’s onion-growing regions are appalled at the bizarre market dynamics that keep its retail price hove...
Monday, 10 December 2018
Before you read the ‘Writings on The Wall’ in Telangana and its capital Hyderabad, by far the fastest improving metro in India, you check the colour on them. Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao (KCR) and hi...
Monday, 10 December 2018

Live Updates

Pune

Pune: ‘The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams’, says US talk show hostess Oprah Winfrey. Most of us continue working in the profession/job just to earn a comfortable retireme...
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Pune: The WIDE (Working in Design and Enterprise) Angle Forum, Pune will conduct its WIDE Angle Plaza Festival in the city on December 14 and 15. The ‘WIDE Angle Vaastu Ratna Award 2018’ will be conferred...
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Pune: Upendra Kushwaha, who recently resigned as the Minister of State for Human Resource and Development from the Central government, said that the countdown for BJP has begun after the defeats in Hindi b...
Thursday, 13 December 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

Pune: The city reported a sudden drop in temperature of 3.4 degrees Celsius within 24 hours. Pune on Tuesday reported a minimum temperature of 9.5 degrees Celsius. The minimum temperature on Monday was 12....
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Pune: To regulate the fluctuating onion prices, the Maharashtra Farmers Producer Company Ltd (MAHA-FPC) has decided to build a 25,000 metric tonne storage grid for onion which will help to store onions for...
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Pune: Around 33,107 differently-abled candidates and 199 transgender candidates, among a total of over 16 lakh registered candidates, participated in the 11th edition of Central Teacher Eligibility Test (C...
Monday, 10 December 2018

Nation

New Delhi: A thick haze engulfed Delhi Wednesday as the air quality in the national capital remained "severe" for the third consecutive day with mild rains adding to pollution woes even as authorities dire...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
New Delhi: A total of 28,523 Indian nationals died in the Gulf countries of the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia in the last four years, the Lok Sabha was told on Wednesday.   The highest...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Bhopal: The Congress, which was locked in a tantalising see-saw battle with the BJP in Madhya Pradesh, has emerged as the single-largest party with 114 seats after the vote count ended on Wednesday morning...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Business

New Delhi: Retail inflation plunged to a 17-month low in November at 2.33 per cent, mainly on account of decline in prices of kitchen essentials like vegetables, eggs and pulses.   Retail inflation, which...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Mumbai: Benchmark indices defied gravity for the second straight session Wednesday as investors gave a thumbs-up to the prompt appointment of former bureaucrat Shaktikanta Das as the new RBI Governor.   Th...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Mumbai, Dec 12 (PTI) RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das Wednesday said he will try to uphold the autonomy, credibility and the integrity of the "great institution" and take every stakeholder, including the gover...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: To mark the ‘Children’s Day’, CM International School of Balewadi, in association with Sakal Times YRI Young Buzz, had...
Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Sports

Pune: With each passing day, things have started getting messier in Pune football administration as the battle between five city football clubs - CMS Falcons Football Club, Strikers Football Club, Phoenix...
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Pune: Wildcard entrant and women’s national champion Mahak Jain kept the Indian flag flying by reaching the second round at the 18th NECC Deccan ITF $25000 Women’s tennis tournament at the Deccan Gymkhana...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Pune: Poona Club Golf Course has been chosen as one of the six courses in the country as a destination for the US Kids Golf India Tour-a full-fledged structured tour for junior golfers in the country. Golf...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018

World

Washington: Barely two weeks after touching down on Mars, NASA's InSight lander has taken its first selfie using the spacecraft's robotic arm, the US space agency has said. InSight landed safely at Elysium...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
London: Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May will face a vote of no-confidence triggered by her own party lawmakers over her controversial Brexit deal, as she vowed to fight it out with "everything...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Berlin: Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday met German Chancellor Angela Merkel here as part of a whistle-stop tour to meet European leaders in an attempt to salvage her Brexit deal, a day afte...
Tuesday, 11 December 2018

#MySpace

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

Dubai Opera celebrates 150 shows of
Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical has earned a cult status not just across India but...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Bloggers Spot
Want to know the latest trend in makeup? Check out Instagram.  Not sure what to wear...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
A ‘dadi’ like no other
David Walliams surely knows how to give an emotional message coated with humour and...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Bring on the goodies
The nip in the air, the poinsettia sporting a radiant red, the presents wrapped and...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Cool Coral
So it’s finally here! Pantone just announced Living Coral the ‘Colour of the Year...
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Justice is not retribution
Six years ago on one January morning, state bus driver, Santosh Mane, went on a...
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Mirroring social reality
Art forms can never be divorced from the socio-political reality; in fact they are...
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
When Shakespeare meets Kathakali
William Shakespeare’s literary works have been adapted by many artists and in many...
Tuesday, 11 December 2018