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Pune: Pune, the epicentre of the coronavirus reported 1,700 new cases on Sunday while 38 people succumbed to the novel virus...
Monday, 21 September 2020
At least 10 persons were killed and over a dozen feared trapped when a three-storey building crashed at Bhiwandi town in...
Monday, 21 September 2020
The Indian Premier League (IPL) feature eight teams again playing a double round-robin stage to qualify for the playoffs and...
Saturday, 19 September 2020

Opinion

August 2002. Sourav Ganguly’s Team India were in the English shores for the tour that went on to be a part of history. Around the same time, India’s Under-19 side was touring the same country. A 16-year-ol...
Sunday, 20 September 2020
The cracks in India-China relations became more prominent due to the COVID-19 crisis. The relationship fell to a new low after the clashes of two forces in the Galwan Valley in June. The strained relations...
Saturday, 19 September 2020
World Health Organization (WHO) states that approximately 8,00,000 people die due to suicide every year, with one death by suicide occurring every 40 seconds. In India, according to the National Crime Reco...
Thursday, 10 September 2020

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Pune News

Pune: Pune, the epicentre of the coronavirus reported 1,700 new cases on Sunday while 38 people succumbed to the novel virus. On the positive front, 1,545 patients were discharged from the various hospital...
Monday, 21 September 2020
Pimpri: One of the worst-hit districts across the nation, the Pune district is already an epicentre of the novel coronavirus. Along with Pune city, Pimpri-Chinchwad which is known as the industrial hub is...
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Pune: The Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd (PMPML) has revised its rate card for pass of the one route. Also, one needs to renew the pass after 22 days, earlier it was of 24 days. The board of direc...
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Most of us have experienced Geet Ramayan, the collection of Marathi songs chrono...
“I tune in to my television set every evening since past few days and if there i...
A lot of speculation is happening in media and out on the field about whether th...
November 8, 2016 will be forever etched in our memory. Coming to terms with the...

Lifestyle

Alankrita Shrivastava's Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare (DKAWCS) wastes no time hitting it hard from the very first scene...
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Upcoming Bollywood actress Payal Ghosh has accused filmmaker Anurag Kashyap of sexual harassment. Payal took to her verified T...
Sunday, 20 September 2020
 Masks made with common household fabrics help prevent the spread of viruses like Covid-19 as researchers have found that they...
Saturday, 19 September 2020

Art & Culture

If the pandemic is accelerating existing political trends in China, it is also sharpening the debate about the China model - a...
Saturday, 19 September 2020
One of the most recognised faces of Indian comedy, and the mind behind talk show 'Son of Abish', Abish Mathew says that COVID-...
Friday, 18 September 2020
Bengaluru-based bestselling author Preeti Shenoy, who has to her credit books like 'Life Is What You Make It' and 'The Secret...
Thursday, 17 September 2020

Maharashtra News

At least 10 persons were killed and over a dozen feared trapped when a three-storey building crashed at Bhiwandi town in Thane district in the early hours of Monday. The tragedy caught the residents in sle...
Monday, 21 September 2020
Mumbai: Even as Maharashtra continues to fight the rising Covid-19 positive cases, the government has taken a decision not to reserve the beds for the patients of COVID-19 who are having mild symptoms.  Ab...
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Mumbai: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday predicted heavy rain for isolated areas in Mumbai and Thane for Monday and Tuesday. The weather department also issued a yellow alert here. Part...
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Mumbai: The final year exams are slated to be scheduled from October 1 to 31 via online mode, the state higher and technical education department decided to make attendance mandatory for all teachers assoc...
Sunday, 20 September 2020

Nation

Eight Opposition members were suspended from the Rajya Sabha for one week for forming a ruckus on Sunday during the discussion over agriculture bills. The eight suspended members are, KK Ragesh, Derek O'Brien, Dola Sen, Syed Nazir Hussain, Sanjay Singh, Rajiv Sattav, Ripun Bora and Elamaram Karim. Derek O Brien, Sanjay Singh, Raju Satav, KK Ragesh, Ripun Bora, Dola Sen, Syed Nazir Hussain and Elamaran Karim susp...
Monday, 21 September 2020
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday held "irresponsible behaviour" of people responsible for the surge of Covid-19 cases in the country, and appealed to Lok Sabha MPs to spread awareness regarding the pandemic. In his reply on a special discussion on Covid-19 in the lower house of Parliament, he said the pandemic is spreading rapidly because of such behaviour. "It seems people have misunderstood the un...
Monday, 21 September 2020
Dubai: After living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for 13 years without any valid documents, an Indian man finally flew home after getting a waiver of nearly half a million dirhams in overstay fines, it was reported. Pothugonda Medi's repatriation became possible after he sought help from the Indian Consulate in Dubai to avail the ongoing initiative of the UAE government to exempt visa violators from overstay...
Sunday, 20 September 2020

Business

Just like Gmail, Google will now keep your trashed files in its Drive platform for only 30 days and start deleting those once the deadline is crossed, starting October 13. Currently, Google Drive keeps all...
Saturday, 19 September 2020
 Facebook India on Tuesday announced a grant of $4.3 million (Rs 32 crore) for more than 3,000 small businesses in Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bengaluru. The grant, that includes both cash and ad...
Tuesday, 15 September 2020
Shares of Tata Motors - Differential Voting Rights (DVR) have surged over 45 per cent in just a month's time and hit the 5 per cent upper circuit on Tuesday. The surge in share prices comes amidst a host o...
Tuesday, 15 September 2020

Sakal Initiatives

MIT World Peace University’s School of Commerce in association with Department of GST, Government of Maharashtra, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Heartfulness Institute is organising an online workshop on GST on Sunday, 20th September 2020 at 11 am. Ms Anjali Dhamal, Deputy Commissioner and Mrs Neelima Nagarkar, Deputy Commissioner...
Saturday, 19 September 2020

Sports

Mohammad Nabi or Kane Williamson, that is a conundrum the Sunrisers Hyderabad will be found asking themselves more often than not. While the former is well suited for the conditions and also provides genui...
Monday, 21 September 2020
In an exciting contest, Delhi Capitals beat Kings XI Punjab in a super over at the Dubai International Stadium in UAE on Sunday. Kings XI will be left to regret their chance as at one stage they needed jus...
Monday, 21 September 2020
Captained by the Indian skipper Virat Kohli, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have failed to ace the Indian Premier League. The start of every season is similar for them. The fans say “Ee sala cup nam...
Monday, 21 September 2020

World

An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale struck Surigao del Sur province in the southern Philippines on Monday, authorities said.  The Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology (Phivolcs)...
Monday, 21 September 2020
The overall number of global coronavirus cases was nearing the 31 million mark, while the deaths have increased to almost 9,60,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Monday morning, the tota...
Monday, 21 September 2020
Beirut: The Lebanese Armed Forces announced that nine people were still reported remain missing since the massive August 4 explosions at the Port of Beirut. In a statement, the army said that a search was...
Sunday, 20 September 2020

#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 will be busy packing and ensuring that I do not leave anything behind, before I head to the airport, ready to leave this beautiful country with a heavy heart. Before bidding goodbye, two administration ladies from the...
Tuesday, 17 July 2018