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Nilackal(Ker): Amid high security, the Sabarimala temple re-opens Friday evening for the two-month long pilgrim season, even...
Friday, 16 November 2018
NEW DELHI: Facebook has recorded 16,580 data requests from the Indian government in the first six months of 2018 -- a steep...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Modi dares Congress to make an "outsider" party president Ambikapur: Returning the Congress' "a chaiwala could become prime...
Friday, 16 November 2018

Opinion

Given the current economic scenario of India, it would be prudent to have our eyes on the pressing issues that need the attention of the government over the next six years. Policy changes, new policies and...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
As the world stands on the brink of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, powered by a wide range of new technology breakthroughs such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), advanced robotics,...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Five years ago, in a National Interest headlined ‘Them Versus Them’, I had traced a unique new faultline within India’s dominant elites for public debate: The governing classes versus the ruling classes. T...
Sunday, 11 November 2018

Live Updates

Pune

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said that Government is planning construction of airport city around proposed Purandar Airport. Land acquisition will start very soon. The government...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Pune: A 38-year-old woman who was planning to marry a man she met online was cheated to the tune of Rs 3.65 lakh by the man. A case was lodged by the woman at Dattawadi police station. Officials of the Dat...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Pune: Since Maharashtra is known for its historical values as its historical monuments have remained a testament to every revolution in the State, Social Action for Manpower Creation (SAMPARC), an NGO has...
Friday, 16 November 2018
London: Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is wanted in India on loan def...
London: Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is wanted in India on loan def...
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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 State Backward Class Commission report on Maratha reservations and the drought in 151 talukas are expected to dominate the two-week long winter session of the Maharashtra Legislature set to beg...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Pune: Sarcastically commenting on Union Minister Maneka Gandhi’s demand of resignation of State Forest Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar over the killing of man-eater tigress Avni, Mungantiwar said, “I wish her...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Pune: A day before the Supreme Court decides on extension of time to file charge sheet in the Elgar Parishad case, the Pune city police on late Thursday evening submitted a 5,160-page charge sheet against...
Friday, 16 November 2018

Nation

AMARAVATI: In an unprecedented move, the Andhra Pradesh government has barred the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) from conducting raids or carrying out investigations in the state without its permiss...
Friday, 16 November 2018
KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday slammed the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for allegedly destroying key Indian institutions such as the CBI and the RBI. The Trinamool Co...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Modi dares Congress to make an "outsider" party president Ambikapur: Returning the Congress' "a chaiwala could become prime minister due to Nehru" barb, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday dared it to make...
Friday, 16 November 2018

Business

NEW DELHI: Facebook has recorded 16,580 data requests from the Indian government in the first six months of 2018 -- a steep rise compared to a total of 22,024 requests in the full year of 2017 and 13,613 i...
Friday, 16 November 2018
MUMBAI: The BSE Sensex on Friday continued its rising streak for the second day to end at near a four-week high of 35,436.33, fuelled by gains in Reliance Industries, Bharti Airtel and other bluechips amid...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Pune: Following a 65 per cent year-on-year growth consecutively for last three years, Belden Inc, a global leader in signal transmission and security solutions for mission-critical application in enterpris...
Friday, 16 November 2018

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: For elders, Diwali is the season of diyas and to exchange gifts, but children look at it in a different way. They are...
Sunday, 11 November 2018

Sports

Mumbai:  It proved to be a close contest as defending champions Patna Pirates defeated Dabang Delhi KC 38-35 during the Pro Kabaddi League Season 6 match here at Dome Arena of the NSCI Indoor Stadium in Mu...
Friday, 16 November 2018
New Delhi: There were no Indians in action on the opening day of AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships in New Delhi on Thursday but the results of the first-day bouts have sent warning signals to the hos...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Pune: Second-seeded Siddesh Pande from Thane defeated 10th seeded city mate Deepit Patil 11-7,11-9,11-8,11-4 in the men’s quarterfinals match of the 49th Inter-district and 80th State Table Tennis Champion...
Friday, 16 November 2018

World

Seoul: North Korea has decided to expel a US citizen who illegally entered the country last month, Pyongyang's official KCNA news agency said Friday.  The man, identified as Lawrence Bruce Byron, had been...
Friday, 16 November 2018
Chico (US): At least 63 are now dead from a Northern California wildfire, and officials say they have a missing persons list with 631 names on it in an ever-evolving accounting of the missing after the nat...
Friday, 16 November 2018
RIYADH: Five Saudi officials face the death penalty for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi who was dismembered inside the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, but Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was not in...
Thursday, 15 November 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

‘I don’t think theatre is a place for argument’
Promoting peace, humanity and making friends globally are some of the driving points...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
The ancient and the contemporary
Abhijit Pohankar, an internationally renowned musician, who is considered as the...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
Mickey’licious treats
Old or young, grandparent or toddler, we all have a special bond with Mickey Mouse....
Thursday, 15 November 2018
Eat clean, feel light
During Diwali you may have enjoyed all the sinful treats in the name of festivities...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
‘Why should we air our content there anyway?’ — Binaifer Kohli on Indian shows being banned in Pakistan
Pakistan Supreme Court has authorised a block on Indian content in the country....
Thursday, 15 November 2018
MTV Elovator Pitch celebrates love for all
With support pouring in favour of the ruling on Section 377, India has witnessed a...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
Ank Theatre Group’s artists during a practice session for their play Ek Din Bank Mein — One Day at the Bank, which will be presented at Dastak in Singapore
With a mission to take Hindi theatre on the global stage, Shalaka Ranadive, who has...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Flaunt faux freckles
Be it Meghan Markle’s natural spots, which inspired make-up artists to come up with...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018