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Mumbai: The Maharashtra unit of the Congress party on Thursday set up a COVID-19 task force under the leadership of former...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Mumbai:  The Maharashtra Cabinet on Thursday decided to recommend Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's name for being nominated...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
This is an unprecedented situation, at least for the new generation, not only for an individual or a nation but for the...
Thursday, 09 April 2020

Opinion

Rajiv Bajaj, the Managing Director of Bajaj Auto, has expressed his contrarian views about the complete 21-day coronavirus lockdown imposed by the Narendra Modi government.  “To the best of my knowledge, v...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Pune: Varad Shahane, 19, is a typical sophomore. Like many of his age, sports arenas mean more than the college auditorium for him. For he has been playing football religiously for almost five years. Needl...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
This Monday I should have arrived in Augusta for my annual golf pilgrimage. For almost ten years now, I have always arrived in Augusta on the Monday of the Masters week. Be it on a flight from New York or...
Wednesday, 08 April 2020

Live Updates

Pune

Pune: As the dental services remain restricted only to emergency care during the coronavirus lockdown, dentists have advised people to follow strict oral hygiene and dental care during this period, along w...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Pune: After a tiger was found COVID-19 positive in a zoo in New York, Biosphere, an NGO based out of Pune, has written a letter to Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadeka...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
PUNE: British Council has developed unique content that parents and kids can use to learn English and engage in fun-based activities during the period of coronavirus lockdown. LearnEnglish Kids has lots of...
Thursday, 09 April 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...

Maharashtra

Mumbai: With the number of positive COVID-19 cases reaching 1,297 in Maharashtra on Thursday, Mumbai has emerged as the new epicentre of the dreaded novel coronavirus disease.  The Brihanmumbai Municipal C...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Mumbai:  The Maharashtra Cabinet on Thursday decided to recommend Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's name for being nominated as member of the state Legislative Council from the Governor's quota.  Thackeray...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Mumbai: The Maharashtra unit of the Congress party on Thursday set up a COVID-19 task force under the leadership of former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan to assist the state government in tackling the co...
Thursday, 09 April 2020

Nation

New Delhi: The death toll due to the novel coronavirus rose to 169 and the number of cases climbed to 5,865 in the country on Thursday, registering an increase of 591 cases and 20 deaths in the last 24 hou...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
New Delhi: With the country under a 21-day nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus scare, public attention is largely focused on lakhs of poor and daily-wagers rendered jobless and hungry, but there is...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
New Delhi: The Central government has approved a Covid-19 emergency response and health system preparedness package in a bid to strengthen the national and state health systems. The Centrally funded projec...
Thursday, 09 April 2020

Business

Rajiv Bajaj, the Managing Director of Bajaj Auto, has expressed his contrarian views about the complete 21-day coronavirus lockdown imposed by the Narendra Modi government.  “To the best of my knowledge, v...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Mumbai: The Sensex vaulted over 1,265 points while the broader Nifty cruised past the 9,100-mark on Thursday as hopes of a second stimulus package from the government triggered widespread buying.   Global...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
New Delhi: India Inc has sought an economic package from the Centre to tide over the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and support small and medium businesses to keep their enterprises afloat while cateri...
Wednesday, 08 April 2020

Sakal Initiatives

PUNE: In order to scale up the operations and escalate faster delivery of testing kits for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Pune...
Thursday, 2 April 2020

Sports

Pune: Varad Shahane, 19, is a typical sophomore. Like many of his age, sports arenas mean more than the college auditorium for him. For he has been playing football religiously for almost five years. Needl...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
PUNE: Clouds of uncertainty continue to hover over the future of IPL 2020 with coronavirus continuing to spread its tentacles globally. The season that was to get underway from March 29 has been suspended...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
New Delhi: The world has come to a standstill due to the coronavirus outbreak and sporting events have all either been suspended or cancelled. But there is no break from staying fit for the Indian crickete...
Thursday, 09 April 2020

World

Washington: With a startling 6.6 million people seeking jobless benefits last week, the United States has reached a grim landmark: Roughly one in 10 workers have lost their jobs in just the past three week...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has warned that the situation due to coronavirus pandemic "can further deteriorate" and "hospitals may not be able to cope" with the increasing number of COVID...
Thursday, 09 April 2020
WASHINGTON: Amid the medical fraternity racing against time for a panacea against COVID-19, which has infected a whopping 4.3 lakh Americans and claimed over 14,600 lives, US President Donald Trump on Wedn...
Thursday, 09 April 2020

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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

Deepika Padukone on her next film: ‘Every scene is delicious’
In a recent interview, Deepika Padukone has spilt some beans about her next film...
Thursday, 9 April 2020
Amitabh Bachchan starts distribution of 2,000 food packets
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Thursday said he has undertaken the...
Thursday, 9 April 2020
Farhan Akhtar puts on 15 kgs in 6 weeks for ‘Toofaan’
Bollywood actor, producer, singer Farhan Akhtar’s Bhaag Milkha Bhaag did incredibly...
Thursday, 9 April 2020
Amitabh Bachchan misses wife Jaya on her birthday
Mumbai:  Amitabh Bachchan is missing his wife Jaya Bachchan on her 72nd birthday, as...
Thursday, 9 April 2020
Two Rajasthani artisans spread coronavirus awareness through centuries-old style of painting
Rajasthan, a state known for its rich culture and heritage, has many artisans living...
Thursday, 9 April 2020
Coronavirus India: Sajid Nadiadwala announces bonus for 400 employees
The coronavirus pandemic is having a catastrophic effect on our country and the...
Thursday, 9 April 2020
Coronavirus India: Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, other celebrities star in a virtually directed short film
In these extenuating circumstances, lending support towards an essential cause are...
Thursday, 9 April 2020
Kangana Ranaut calls Kartik Aaryan ‘a genuine talent’
It’s a known fact that as long as you are talented, you can sustain in the movie...
Thursday, 9 April 2020