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PUNE: The National Testing Agency (NTA) declared the results of first Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main 2019 on Saturday....
Sunday, 20 January 2019
PUNE: The Pune-Mumbai Expressway witnessed 358 accidents in 2018, claiming lives of 110 people and seriously injuring 151....
Sunday, 20 January 2019
PUNE: A leopard has caused panic on the National Defence Academy (NDA) campus and in nearby villages. The NDA officials have...
Saturday, 19 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

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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

KOLKATA: Issuing a war cry 'Delhi mein sarkar badal do' (change the government at the Centre), Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Saturday asserted that the "expiry date" of the Modi government is...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
SILVASSA: On a day when many opposition parties came together on a common platform in Kolkata, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at their proposed 'mahagathbandhan' or grand alliance, saying it is a com...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
GANDHINAGAR: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday assured African nations that India will continue to be their trusted partner and work closely for the economic and social empowerment of Afr...
Saturday, 19 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

MELBOURNE: Mahendra Singh Dhoni rekindled his love affair with final flourishes, anchoring India to their maiden bilateral ODI series triumph in Australia for a perfect finish to a historic trip Down Under...
Friday, 18 January 2019
Melbourne: Buoyant and self-assured in equal measure, India would be eyeing a maiden bilateral ODI series triumph on Australian soil after the path-breaking Test conquest when they take on the home team in...
Thursday, 17 January 2019
New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday took note of a plea of the Committee of Administrators (CoA) seeking urgent appointment of an ombudsman in the BCCI to decide on the fate of Team India members Hardik...
Thursday, 17 January 2019

World

UNITED NATIONS: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Friday hoped that India and Pakistan will engage in a "meaningful dialogue" to resolve their issues. The UN chief, speaking to reporters...
Saturday, 19 January 2019
WASHINGTON: Democratic presidential aspirant Tulsi Gabbard apologised Thursday for her past remarks that were critical of the LGBTQ community, saying now she has a strong commitment to fight for their righ...
Friday, 18 January 2019
London: Beleagured British Prime Minister Theresa May has appealed to Opposition leaders to "put self-interest aside" and work with her to secure a new Brexit deal after she narrowly survived a no-confiden...
Thursday, 17 January 2019

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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