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New Delhi: Maharashtra has constructed the maximum number of individual household toilets under the Centre's flagship Swachh...
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Nashik: A court here on Saturday awarded the death sentence to all six convicts in the honour killings of three Dalit youths...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Pune: As per the latest Indian Readership Survey (IRS) report, there is a promising 40 per cent rise in the number of...
Saturday, 20 January 2018

Opinion

After a very long time, actors are once again making their mark on Tamil Nadu political stage. Both Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth enjoy huge following across entire South India, and both are stepping into t...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Last week, we saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi doing what he does best! Welcoming a head of state at Delhi airport, breaking conventional security restrictions and then taking that head of state to Modi’s...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
When Microsoft founder and one of the most brilliant corporate leaders Bill Gates spoke some months ago about the real problems the developing world faces today, he pointed a finger at India’s education se...
Friday, 19 January 2018

Live Updates

Pune

Pune: City-based owners of hotels and restaurants have called the decision of Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) to ban rooftop restaurants in its jurisdiction as ‘hasty.’ Following the...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Pune: In a shocking incident, an 80-year-old woman was allegedly raped in Rupinagar, Talwade, on the night of January 14.  The police are yet to identify the culprit. An FIR has been registered against the...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Pune: A 39-year-old software engineer was allegedly beaten to death by three men over parking of private tourist vehicles on the road in front of his bungalow in Lulla Nagar, Kondhwa. The incident took pla...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
PUNE: The district consumer forum has ordered Country Vacation firm to refund Rs...
PUNE: The district consumer forum has ordered Country Vacation firm to refund Rs...
PUNE: Allaying fears that the registration fees charged by the Maharashtra Real...
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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

New Delhi: Maharashtra has constructed the maximum number of individual household toilets under the Centre's flagship Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) scheme, followed by Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, according...
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Pune: As per the latest Indian Readership Survey (IRS) report, there is a promising 40 per cent rise in the number of newspaper readers in the country. This finding projects a very reassuring future for ne...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
MUMBAI: The marine ecosystem is again under threat as fishing trawlers with LED machines and purse seine nets (dragnets) are creating havoc across the State's coastal strip. Purse seine nets were banned be...
Saturday, 20 January 2018

Nation

New Delhi: Seventeen people are feared dead after a fire ripped through a two-storeyed factory in outer Delhi's Bawana industrial area this evening, a Delhi Fire Services official said.  The police have so...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Panaji: Tourist taxis remained off the road in Goa for the second day on Saturday, but the traditional yellow and black cab operators withdrew from the strike declared illegal by the state government.  The...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today decided to hear on Monday the pleas seeking an independent probe into the alleged mysterious death of special CBI judge B H Loya. The top court fixed January 22 for the h...
Saturday, 20 January 2018

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Business

SAN FRANCISCO: After tweaking its News Feed to allow users to see more updates from family and friends than posts from businesses, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has now announced to prioritise news that is...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
San Francisco: Twitter has identified an additional 1,062 accounts associated with the Russia-backed Internet Research Agency (IRA) accused of interfering with the 2016 US presidential election. This bring...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Pune: After having dominated the compact hatchback segment for over 12 years since 2005, the iconic all-new Maruti Suzuki Swift is all set to debut at Auto Expo 2018 which is scheduled to take place in the...
Friday, 19 January 2018

Sakal Initiatives

PUNE: Puneites showered their wishes on Sakal as it celebrated its 86th anniversary on the first day of the new year. Many...
Tuesday, 2 January 2018

Sports

Sharjah (UAE): Defending champions India beat Pakistan by two wickets in the final of the 5th ODI Blind Cricket World Cup at the Sharjah Stadium here on Saturday. Pakistan put up 307 for 8 in 40 overs. Bad...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
PUNE: The defending champions of Indian Super League (ISL), Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) has one unwanted records against their name. The Kolkata outfit has never managed to beat FC Pune City (FCPC) in the IS...
Saturday, 20 January 2018
SENTOSA: Shiv Kapur navigated his way carefully for an even par score through holes to provisionally lie in Tied-13th place on Saturday, as play was once again disrupted by weather at the SMBC Singapore Op...
Saturday, 20 January 2018

World

Kabul: Terrorists stormed the upscale Intercontinental Hotel here, triggering heavy fighting with security forces that ended on Sunday leaving 10 persons including all four attackers dead, authorities said...
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Kabul: Gunmen killed at least five people and wounded eight others in an attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel, an official said today, as the eleven hours-long siege continued.  "Five are dead," an off...
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Washington: The US Senate has not approved the new funds necessary to finance the government ahead of midnight, and pushed the Donald Trump government towards a partial and indefinite shutdown. The budget...
Saturday, 20 January 2018

#MySpace

India’s first woman firefighter Harshini Kanhekar talks about the challenges she faced and the thrill of being in an...
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Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Art & Culture

I Can, I Must, I Will
Week three, month one, year 2018 — have the alarm bells started ringing yet? For...
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Reporters Diary
One of the perks of being a journalist is that you often get to meet celebrities...
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When my sixth grader went to Camp Uroli, the parents of his classmates checked into...
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Identifying unhappiness markers is the most important step towards finding one’s calling
What does one do when one doesn’t know what to do?’ she said. I have taken on a new...
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Versatile vases
So you want to add some freshness, colour and beauty to your home but don’t want to...
7 hours 49 min ago
 Rethink, Redesign
Each year brings with it a new cycle of seasons and new creativity to do something...
7 hours 49 min ago
Shoe time
You may or may not decorate your home with paintings, mirrors, masks, statuettes,...
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After getting an ‘A’ certification from CBFC, filmmaker Ravi Jadhav plans to release...
Friday, 19 January 2018