Opinion

It was a really sad day for the nation when a Hyderabad veterinarian was...

Sunday, 08 December 2019

Heinous, bestial, animals, savagery are the words one usually associates...

Sunday, 08 December 2019

India’s finance minister Nirmala Sitaraman made an elaborate statement in...

Thursday, 05 December 2019
The 2019 Lok Sabha election results declared on May 23 came as an embarrassment to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav as the party failed to open an account...
The sugar factories in Marathwada are not selling sugar. They are selling water in Marathwada, the last remaining and severely depleting bits of it’, that go into the...
An epoch has ended in Indian politics exactly after three decades and a new one has begun. We are certainly not talking about the decline of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty and the...
In his speech at the Pune District Court in 1952, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar had asserted that one of the most important factors necessary for a successful democracy in India is ‘...
It is perhaps the first time in decades that a governing party has been re-elected and rewarded with a clear majority. While many economies in the world were grappling with...
As the last phase of the marathon rounds of Lok Sabha elections came to an end on last Sunday, the exit polls indicated that the BJP led National Democratic Alliance (NDA)...
We have to acknowledge ‘Sadhvi’ Pragya Thakur for one achievement. She has succeeded in doing what no one has yet been able to do to Narendra Modi and Amit Shah: Put them on...
In India, every time a harvested organ is to be transported from one hospital to the other, the police create a green corridor. By this arrangement, the route to be taken by...
The issue of reservation has once again put students of our country in the lurch. If the expensive medical education, less number of seats in post graduation and super-...
Writings on the Wall is a metaphor that grew out of my travels, mostly through the poll-bound regions of India and the neighbourhood over the past 15 years. Because, even...
In the new academic year 2019-2020, four colleges affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) including prominent city-based institutes like Modern College Arts,...
After spending 511 days in prison, two award-winning Reuters journalists – Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo – are now back with their families and friends in Myanmar. It was a long...
India’s relationship with cricket needs little introduction, but while the sport – something often compared to religion in the country – continues to drive the growth of the...
The recent heatwave in the city has underlined the importance of green cover. Pune is known for its cool climate owing to the greenery on its hills and flowing river. However...
As campaigning for the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections was in full swing recently in rural parts of Pune, Parth Pawar, a candidate in his early twenties, belonging to...
Mula and Mutha were once the kinds of rivers in which children would swim freely and drink its water without finding the need to treat it.  Over the decades, the two water...
Unlike some other cities in the country where the statistics do the talking relating to women’s safety on streets, the data of Pune city police does not reflect any sharp...
Renting a car these days has become a much simpler and easier option than owning it,” said Rahul Patil who had recently rented a car to celebrate his daughter’s sixth...
- How is digitisation of property registration helping property buyers? In this high paced life and age of technological advancement, digitisation is the need of the hour....
You can pick your metaphor: It takes iron to break iron. Diamond cuts diamond. If you so wish, you can even say, poison is the only antidote for poison. It means the same...
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...