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Mumbai: Elaborate arrangements have been made for counting of votes on Thursday for 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra where...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Sriharikota: In a pre-dawn launch on Wednesday, Indian space agency ISRO scripted history by successfully launching earth...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
New Delhi: The Election Commission on Wednesday asserted that the transport and storage of the EVMs are well secured,...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Opinion

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 the defensive. She also managed...
Monday, 20 May 2019
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-specialisation wasn’t enough to devel...
Sunday, 19 May 2019
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 ambulance transporting the...
Sunday, 19 May 2019

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Pune

PUNE: The city-based NGO, Parisar, has written an online petition recently to increase the ridership of Pune buses by 25 per cent. The main objective was to make the association between vehicular emissions...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Pimpri: Youth icon and author of many best-selling books Chetan Bhagat will provide career guidance to the youths at the Sakal Vidya Education Expo, organised by Sakal Media Group at Auto Cluster in Chinch...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Pimpri: There will be changes in the traffic movement on Thursday, May 23 at the Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Sports Complex, Balewadi, on account of it being the counting day for the Lok Sabha elections held...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Pune: Tata Motors announced partnering the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) fo...
Pune: Tata Motors announced partnering the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) fo...
“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: Elaborate arrangements have been made for counting of votes on Thursday for 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra where trends are likely to start coming in by afternoon while the final results are exp...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Mumbai: Former Maharashtra minister and disgruntled NCP MLA Jaidutta Kshirsagar on Wednesday said he has quit the Sharad Pawar-led party and would join the Shiv Sena.  Kshirsagar, said to be engaged in a t...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Mumbai: The Shiv Sena Tuesday expressed confidence that a government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be re-elected for a second term as the exit polls show a "clear trend" in the BJP-led NDA's...
Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Nation

New Delhi: The counting of votes for the seven-phase elections to India's lower house of parliament, the world's biggest democratic exercise, will take place on Thursday, bringing the curtains down on a bi...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
New Delhi: The Indian Air Force on Wednesday said it has successfully test-fired the aerial version of the supersonic BrahMos cruise missile from a Su-30 MKI fighter aircraft.  The 2.5-tonne air-to-surface...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
New Delhi: The Election Commission on Wednesday asserted that the transport and storage of the EVMs are well secured, dismissing the doubts raised by the Opposition over movement and alleged replacement an...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Business

MUMBAI: The benchmark BSE Sensex ended 140 points higher Wednesday, bolstered by gains in banking and auto stocks ahead of the general election results. After swinging over 300 points during the day, the 3...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
United Nations: Although the UN has downgraded India's growth rate for the current fiscal year to 7 per cent, a cut of 0.6 percent from the projection made in January, it continues to be the world's growth...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
New Delhi: Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) launched the Hyundai Venue, the country’s first fully ‘Connected SUV’ in a glittering ceremony here on Tuesday. Speaking at the global launch of the car, MD and CE...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Sakal Initiatives

Pune: Amit Thakkar collected three of the five major individual awards, apart from two man-of-the-match trophies on the final day...
Monday, 20 May 2019

Sports

Pune: Unseeded Mehak Kapoor scored an upset win over No 3 seed Siddhi Khot, winning her pre-quarterfinal face-off 6-2 in the Girls Under-14 category, while in Girls Under-12 second round clash, No 14 seed...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Pune: Utkarsh Kreeda Mandal defeated Chattrapati Shivaji, Alibaug 24-16 in the final of the Western Edition of Red Bull Tashan, a competitive Kabaddi tournament for players at college and club level which...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Mumbai: Team India skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri addressed the media in the pre-departure press conference on Tuesday and they had a clear message to deliver: ‘If we play to our potential, the...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019

World

Kathmandu: Mt Everest, the world's highest peak, on Wednesday witnessed a traffic-jam like situation as over 200 mountaineers attempted to reach the summit point, a media report said on Wednesday.   Climbe...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
London: Jokha Alharthi has become the first Arabic author to win the Man Booker International prize for her novel "Celestial Bodies" which reveals her Omani homeland's post-colonial transformation.  "I am...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Washington: An Indian-origin scientist and his team in the US have won a whopping USD 20 million contract from an agency of the defence department to develop a system that could allow a soldier to control...
Wednesday, 22 May 2019

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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

Chef Kunal Kapur is taking digital viewers on a culinary sojourn by giving them a...
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Ruchira Kedar’s journey has been high octave, just the way her father envisioned....
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Most women feel they are not good enough to be models as society has some set...
5 min 41 sec ago
Till a few years ago, breastfeeding was a taboo topic. New moms had their mothers,...
5 min 41 sec ago
Watching the two Hollywood heartthrobs  — Leonardo DiCaprio  and Brad Pitt — in a...
8 min 41 sec ago
The Delhi boy is back with a set full of fresh material. Jeeveshu Ahluwalia’s new...
8 min 41 sec ago
In the midst of promoting his film PM Narendra Modi, actor-producer Vivek Oberoi has...
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STYLE, SWAG & MORE
Day 3 of Sakal Times Couture Weekend, the three-day fashion show, held at Amanora...
Tuesday, 21 May 2019