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Margao: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said the Centre will look at "judicial solutions" for Goa's mining sector which...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Margao: Unfazed by the Opposition's show of unity at a rally in Kolkata, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday dismissed it as...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Prayagraj: The mega Kumbh Mela, which began on January 15 and will continue till March 4, is expected to generate a revenue...
Sunday, 20 January 2019

Opinion

The demand to scrap the sedition law is not new. Section 124A - sedition - was introduced in the Indian Penal Code (IPC) by British imperialists to silence the freedom fighters and enhance the might of col...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
- What is the difference between the situation in 1990 when you first visited Kashmir and now? The scenario then was worst. People of the valley had become the victims of a sinister design of Pakistan. Ini...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
For the past 17 years, one of the events in the city that has been putting Pune on the world map is the Pune International Film Festival (PIFF). With a selection of films from all over the world, the festi...
Saturday, 19 January 2019

Live Updates

Pune

PUNE: The National Testing Agency (NTA) declared the results of first Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main 2019 on Saturday. Fifteen students in the country have scored 100 NTA percentile in Paper-I (BE/BTech) h...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
PUNE: The Pune-Mumbai Expressway witnessed 358 accidents in 2018, claiming lives of 110 people and seriously injuring 151. Human errors such as not using seat belts, over-speeding, driving on shoulders of...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
PUNE: Seventeen-year-old Raj Aryan Agrawal from Pune is among the 15 students in the country to have secured 100 per cent in Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main 2019, which was held from January 8-12.  Ankit Mi...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
Pune: After a few years of riding one-off races during national championship rou...
Pune: After a few years of riding one-off races during national championship rou...
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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 list of the probable candidates of Congress will be finalised by January 24.  Three names from each constituency will be discussed at the district level. They will be then sent to the party’s s...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
MUMBAI: Union railway minister Piyush Goyal is confident that the BJP will win with two-thirds majority in parliamentary election and come in power again. He said irrespective of mahagatbandhan the BJP wil...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
MUMBAI: After the Supreme Court's verdict paving the way for reopening of dance bars in Maharashtra, the BJP-led state government is considering bringing an ordinance to stop their operations. Stating that...
Friday, 18 January 2019

Nation

Sabarimala/Thiruvananthapuram: After witnessing unprecedented protests over the entry of women of menstruating age, the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala was closed Sunday marking the culmination of the ov...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the country had transformed from among the "fragile five" nations to the world's fastest-growing economy.   He was addressing the Bharatiya Janata Party'...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday came down heavily on opposition alliance, saying they have started making excuses for their inevitable defeat in 2019 Lok Sabha polls by questioning EVMs....
Sunday, 20 January 2019

Business

GANDHINAGAR: “India will remain a trusted partner and will work closely with Africa for the economic and social empowerment of its people,” said Union Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Saturday...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
PUNE: “The Czech Republic has started their investment in India in multiple sectors and would like to increase the bilateral trade with India,” said Andrej Babiš, Prime Minister of Czech Republic at the la...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
PUNE: Skoda and Volkswagen Group India launched a new technology centre in Chakan, Pune, on Saturday, which was inaugurated by Prime Minister of Czech Republic Andrej Babiš. This is the first technology ce...
Sunday, 20 January 2019

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: Sakal India Foundation will award two research fellowships/scholarships for this academic year.  The fellowship will be...
Friday, 11 January 2019

Sports

Pune: It is going to be the battle of the automotive engineers next weekend as Team Nemesis Racing from College Of Engineering Pune (COEP) is all set to compete in BAJA, an inter-collegiate event organised...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Pune: Harivansh Tiwari of Maharashtra tamed the World Youth bronze medallist Ankit of Haryana to give home state bragging rights even as Haryana signed off with 10 gold medals in boxing at Khelo India Yout...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Pune: Maharashtra’s Shukmani Babrekar rallied from the loss of the first set to defeat Rajasthan’s Jagdish Choudhary 6-2 for the Men’s Under-21 recurve bronze medal in the Khelo India Youth Games 2019 arch...
Sunday, 20 January 2019

World

Washington: US President Donald Trump said the location for his second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been picked and will be announced "in the future". "We've picked the country, but we'...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Washington: US President Donald Trump has launched a new plan to end a government shutdown, which has been ongoing for nearly a month, by offering protection from deportations for some undocumented immigra...
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Tlahuelilpan (Mexico): An explosion and fire in central Mexico killed at least 73 people after hundreds swarmed to the site of an illegal fuel-line tap to gather gasoline amid a government crackdown on fue...
Sunday, 20 January 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

HERE & NOW
One generation preferred luxury, another prefers convenience. The other had...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
ENTER 2033
For those of us living in Pune or anywhere else in Maharashtra, we are well aware of...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
‘I wish politicians had some sense of poetry’
She began writing at a very early age. Yet it took her many, many years — in Bina...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
A kind of anthology women’s cricket always yearned for
Non-fictional books are of diverse types; they can be literary masterpieces or plain...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
Good attention to details
Available in two versions — a base XC and an off-road focused XE — the new Scrambler...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
The strong one
The Tata Harrier is based on an all-new Omega Arc platform, which is claimed to have...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
Rakkhosh: The devil in the mind
In a telling scene, Dr Idris Shah (Barun Chanda) soothes Kalima (Sonamoni Jayant),...
Friday, 18 January 2019
Bhonga: Loud and clear
Those who are clued into the widening polarisation of society, would instantly...
Friday, 18 January 2019