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New Delhi: Even as the privatisation process drags on, national carrier Air India has instituted a scheme whereby employees...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Pune: The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education will declare the results for the Class 12...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Mumbai and the northern region of Konkan area in Maharashtra are receiving unusually heavy spells of rain since Tuesday...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Opinion

Sunetra Gupta, an epidemiologist and professor at Oxford University, is widely known for her strong arguments against lockdowns being the best way to contain the pandemic. She suggests that humankind will...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Gangsters like Vikas Dubey who killed eight policemen in Uttar Pradesh have as much a right to the protection of the law from being killed by the UP police as much as Jeyaraj and his son Bennix have from b...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
‘Sourav is the sole reason I am a cricket lover,” Bhaichung Bhutia once said. He will either make you fall for the sport, or you will despise him for his ways. His antics on the Lord's balcony on this day...
Monday, 13 July 2020

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Pune News

Pune: "In order to provide beds and medical services to coronavirus patients on time, all private hospitals should record the available beds and other necessary information on the dashboard accurately, pre...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
A Pune based student from Sanskriti school, Bhukum campus, has excelled in his Class X board results and has also topped in Western India by scoring 99.6 per cent. Aadit Litake, who has managed to score 99...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Pune: An indigenously developed ventilator by Pune-based Shreeyash Electro Medicals has won Marico Innovation Foundation's #Innovate2BeatCOVID Grand Challenge in ventilators and other respiratory solutions...
Wednesday, 15 July 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

Mumbai: Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt has introduced fans to her "calm in every storm", in a new post she has shared on social...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
After month since Sushant Singh Rajput's death by suicide, a family friend of the late actor has sent an appeal to Aaditya Tha...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
The coronavirus lockdown has given all of us a chance to explore new hobbies, interests and experiences. Some have discovered...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020

Art & Culture

The world is going through a transformative phase. Many peculiar things are happening, triggered by the strange coronavirus, i...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Mumbai: Late actor Irrfan Khan's son Babil has taken a dig at Bollywood's "blatant sexism and same-old conventional representa...
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Hyderabad: Fans of Telugu superstar Prabhas were in a mood to celebrate all through Monday, because the actor had started shoo...
Monday, 06 July 2020

Maharashtra News

Pune: The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education will declare the results for the Class 12 examination on July 16, in the afternoon, around 1 pm on its website. The results are...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Mumbai: Batting for the big cats, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday opposed the Centre's proposal to undertake a railway gauge conversion traversing through the Melghat Tiger Reserve...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Mumbai and the northern region of Konkan area in Maharashtra are receiving unusually heavy spells of rain since Tuesday evening. The showers are arousing the fear of waterlogging in low-lying areas. If the...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it will begin day-to-day hearing from July 27 through videoconference on a clutch of pleas filed against reservation for the Marathas in education and jobs in...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Nation

Sunetra Gupta, an epidemiologist and professor at Oxford University, is widely known for her strong arguments against lockdowns being the best way to contain the pandemic. She suggests that humankind will eventually learn to live with the coronavirus just like it does with influenza. Even though many other professionals have supported her claims in questioning the effectiveness of lockdowns, the government has n...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Jaipur: Without taking the name of Sachin Pilot who was sacked on Tuesday as the PCC chief and deputy chief minister of Rajasthan, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said that the Dy CM was himself engaged in a deal to topple the government and he has all the proof about it. Being fluent in English, giving strong bytes to the media and having a handsome personality doesn't mean everything. However, what ma...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) in Delhi, said it will introduce an interoperable system so that FASTags can be used to pay parking fees at malls, airports and other private parking lots across the metropolitan cities of Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, and Bengaluru. FASTag is an electronic toll fee collection system in India run by the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI). The payments collected...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Business

New Delhi: Even as the privatisation process drags on, national carrier Air India has instituted a scheme whereby employees can opt to take ‘leave without pay ranging from six months to up to five years. A...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Mumbai: In a major development amid the chorus for an 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' or self-reliant India, Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Wednesday announced that Reliance Jio has developed a...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
Mumbai: In a mega investment announcement, Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Wednesday said that Google will invest Rs 33,737 crore in Jio Platforms for an equity stake of 7.73 per cent....
Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: With an initiative of delivering fresh fruits as well as vegetables on your doorstep, 'Seven Mantras' is now receiving a huge response from both Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad areas.  The vegetables and fruits, which are being home-delivered under the brand name of 'Seven Mantras', are an 'Agrowon' initiative.  The initiative has received a huge...
Tuesday, 30 June 2020

Sports

London: On July 14 last year, the entire world witnessed one of the most dramatic cricket games ever played. The World Cup 2019 summit clash between England and New Zealand at the iconic Lord's became one...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
London: All-rounder Ben Stokes played a pivotal role in England winning their first ICC men's World Cup trophy, on this day, last year. His match of the match performance in the summit clash stunned New Ze...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
New Delhi: With former CEO Rahul Johri's resignation being accepted and him being asked to leave via email, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to appoint Hemang Amin as the interi...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020

World

New York: Researchers have discovered a common molecular feature found in many of the human antibodies that neutralise SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. For the findings, published in the j...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
New York: Accusing China of posing an "unprecedented threat" to the Indo-Pacific region, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has declared that the US was strengthening its policies there and dismissed Beijing's...
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Kathmandu: Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has claimed that India has created a 'fake' Ayodhya, and Lord Ram was originally from Nepal -- a shocking statement that has come at a time when India's dipl...
Tuesday, 14 July 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