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Colombo: The US Embassy in Sri Lanka has said that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) was on the ground in the island...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Kamarpara (WB): Often in the line of opposition fire over his foreign trips, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Fatehpur: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Wednesday asked voters here to help end the politics of divisiveness and...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Opinion

Among those extending full support in transformation of Arya Mahila Samaj (AMS) into an organised movement at grassroots level, were prominent personalities like Justice Mahadev Govind Ranade, Dr Ramkrishn...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
This great daughter of India was born in the dense forest of Gangamul near Malheranji, an obscure village in South Canara of Madras Presidency in British India on April 23, 1858. Coincidentally, exactly a...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019
In the course of my usual trawling of the Hindi media, I am struck by lyrics from a very distant, faded past. It was Kavi (poet) Pradeep’s dire warning to India to watch out for threats from traitors withi...
Monday, 22 April 2019

Live Updates

Pune

PUNE: Pune witnessed a low turnout on the day of polling for the Lok Sabha elections on Tuesday as it failed to even touch the 50-pc mark.  According to the election commission office, the turnout in the P...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
PUNE: A World War II veteran Col Ram Advani (96), who fought in the Burma campaign against the Japanese in the famous battle of Mandalay, voted on Tuesday, keeping alive the spirit of Independence. Residen...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
MUMBAI: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu questioned the credibility of the EVMs and claimed that there are rumours that people from Russia are active and alleged that they can hack EVMs. He...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
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Maharashtra

MUMBAI: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu questioned the credibility of the EVMs and claimed that there are rumours that people from Russia are active and alleged that they can hack EVMs. He...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
PUNE: The other constituency in Pune district, Baramati, also went to polls with an overwhelming response on Tuesday. Initially, voting in Shivane, Uttam Nagar, Warje, Bavdhan and Sinhagad Road started on...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
PUNE: In Western Maharashtra, Kolhapur district recorded the maximum voting percentage of 68-70 per cent followed by Ahmednagar, Hatkangale and Sangli with 64-65 per cent, Madha 63 per cent, Baramati with...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Nation

Fatehpur: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Wednesday asked voters here to help end the politics of divisiveness and negativity and teach the BJP a lesson in the Lok Sabha elections.  "Change politics...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Bhopal: Reacting to a court ruling which rejected the demand that she be barred from contesting polls, Malegaon blast accused and BJP Lok Sabha candidate Pragya Singh Thakur Wednesday said "truth and relig...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi revealed on Wednesday that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, otherwise a vocal Modi critic, herself selects kurtas and gifts them to him every year. In a c...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Business

Mumbai: Snapping its three-session losing streak, benchmark BSE Sensex surged 490 points Wednesday as investors piled into finance, energy and IT stocks ahead of expiry of derivatives contracts.  Index hea...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
New Delhi: India will stop importing crude oil from Iran following the US move to end sanction waivers, and will use alternate supply sources such as Saudi Arabia to make up for the lost volumes, top offic...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019
Mumbai: Benchmark stock indices finished in the red for the third session in a row on Tuesday as investors remained edgy over renewed macro-economic concerns triggered by soaring crude oil prices.   In a h...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: As many as 128 housing societies from the city have registered for the inaugural edition of Sakal Society Cricket League...
Wednesday, 3 April 2019

Sports

Wuhan (China): Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal notched up contrasting wins to enter the second round but Kidambi Srikanth suffered a shock defeat in the Asia Badminton Championship here We...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
PUNE: Pranav Gadgil stopped a fighting Aryan Hood 7-6 (4), 6-4 to qualify for the boys main draw at the MSLTA Yonex Sunrise Hotel Ravine National Series Under-16 Tennis Tournament being played at Ravine Ho...
Monday, 22 April 2019
PUNE: Jash Shah, Devraj Mandade, Arjun Kirrtane and Arjun Pardeshi entered the third round of the boys Under-12 event at the first leg of the PMDTA-KPIT Junior Champion Series Tournament being played at th...
Monday, 22 April 2019

World

Colombo: The US Embassy in Sri Lanka has said that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) was on the ground in the island nation to assist with its probe into the Easter Sunday suicide bombings that has...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Rabat/Colombo/New Delhi: Morocco shared sensitive intelligence with Sri Lanka that helped Colombo identify the nine bombers and their handlers in the Islamic State, informed sources have indicated. The inf...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Colombo: Sri Lanka's worst terror attack targeting churches and luxury hotels that killed 321 people on Easter Sunday was claimed by the Islamic State even as a senior minister informed Parliament Tuesday...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019

#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

Build healthy relationships
Millennials are struggling with relationships. While feminism is a good thing, it...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Taking small steps
Men alone are not your competitors, in fact, they are equally vulnerable to failures...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Buckle up
When it comes to styling chic outfits, one golden rule is to pair it with the right...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Sudesh Berry makes Marathi film debut
After working in Hindi films and television shows, veteran actor Sudesh Berry is...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Make more room for women
COO, Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg; Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern;...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Everyone is loving the look of my character
The trailer of De De Pyaar De starring Ajay Devgn, Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh has...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
‘Avengers Endgame’ makes record even before release
Even before the final chapter in the Marvel Studios’ Super Hero franchise Avengers...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019
She did it her way
Amrita Pritam, a prominent 20th century Punjabi poet, novelist and essayist, was...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019