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SONEBHADRA: The bloody clashes that left 10 persons dead in Murtiya village in Sonebhadra now seem like a scene straight out...
Friday, 19 July 2019
LUCKNOW/NEW DELHI: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was on Friday stopped from going to Sonbhadra where 10 people were...
Friday, 19 July 2019
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's signature Ujjwala scheme for providing free cooking gas connection to poor on...
Friday, 19 July 2019

Opinion

Guru Nanak Devji’s birthplace, called Nankana Sahib, lies across India’s border in Pakistan. The Sikh guru was born 550 years ago when, of course, there wasn’t a border drawn on the sub-continent map. Guru...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Three things have triggered this week’s thought process.  One, the wide dismay in the strategic community over the stationary defence budget. Second, the statement by renowned American strategic scholar Ch...
Monday, 15 July 2019
The recent Intra-Afghan Conference and US-Taliban meeting held in Doha, Qatar, has brought some hope for peace in war-torn Afghanistan. Though, it failed to convince militants to announce an immediate ceas...
Sunday, 14 July 2019

Live Updates

Pune

Pune: The timely intervention of the Cyber Crime Police (CCP) officials of the city police Crime Branch has helped save Rs 3.41 crore of a private company which was recently targeted in man-in-the-middle f...
Friday, 19 July 2019
PIMPRI: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar said that Shiv Sena, which is scared to speak on crop insurance in the State legislature, is staging a drama of morchas on this issue. Addressing...
Friday, 19 July 2019
PUNE: The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) has recently directed the Chakan Municipal Council to set up a Sewage Treatment Plant (STP). The council has decided to use Phytorid Wastewater Treatmen...
Friday, 19 July 2019
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

DHULE: Amid talks of him being the Shiv Sena's contender for the Maharashtra chief minister's post, Yuva Sena president Aaditya Thackeray on Friday said it is the people of the poll-bound state who will ha...
Friday, 19 July 2019
SOLAPUR: Some Congress and NCP MLAs will resign and join the BJP within a week or 10 days, the saffron party's newly-appointed Maharashtra unit chief Chandrakant Patil claimed on Thursday. The NCP was quic...
Thursday, 18 July 2019
MUMBAI: Mumbai Police has arrested terrorist Dawood Ibrahim's nephew Rizwan Kaskar in connection with an extortion case, an official said on Thursday. Rizwan Kaskar, the son of Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kask...
Thursday, 18 July 2019

Nation

LUCKNOW: Promising justice to those killed in the Sonbhadra clash, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanth on Friday suspended a sub divisional magistrate and four policemen, while holding the Congress...
Friday, 19 July 2019
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's signature Ujjwala scheme for providing free cooking gas connection to poor on Friday came in for praise from the International Energy Agency (IEA), which said it i...
Friday, 19 July 2019
SONEBHADRA: The bloody clashes that left 10 persons dead in Murtiya village in Sonebhadra now seem like a scene straight out of a Bollywood potboiler. According to reports, the village head and the main ac...
Friday, 19 July 2019

Business

AMARAVATI: The World Bank on Friday said it 'dropped' the USD 300-million loan proposal for the Amaravati development project as the central government withdrew the financing request, triggering a blame ga...
Friday, 19 July 2019
MUMBAI: The BSE Sensex crashed 560 points while the broader NSE Nifty closed much below the key 11,500-mark on Friday after the government thwarted hopes of tax relief for FPIs. Lacklustre earnings, slowin...
Friday, 19 July 2019
MUMBAI: Snapping its three-day rising streak, equity benchmark BSE Sensex slumped 318 points on Thursday as sluggish corporate earnings muted expectations of a swift pick-up in economic recovery. Lacklustr...
Thursday, 18 July 2019

Sakal Initiatives

PUNE: Education opens up various avenues to gain self-respect. However, many students from rural areas had to leave their...
Thursday, 11 July 2019

Sports

NEW DELHI: Mahendra Singh Dhoni has no immediate plans to retire despite the intense speculation surrounding his future, his longtime friend and business partner Arun Pandey said on Friday. Speculations ov...
Friday, 19 July 2019
Pune: With a clutch of innovative initiatives on the horizon, the third round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Car Racing Championship gets underway at the MMRT here on Friday, July 19, featuring 14 r...
Friday, 19 July 2019
London: Indian batting icon Sachin Tendulkar has been inducted into the International Cricket Council's Hall of Fame alongside South African pace legend Allan Donald.   Joining Tendulkar and Donald in the...
Friday, 19 July 2019

World

Washington: America's security assistance to Pakistan will remain suspended pending "decisive and irreversible" action by the country against externally-focused militant groups like the LeT and Al Qaeda op...
Friday, 19 July 2019
TOKYO: At least 23 people were killed and dozens injured in a suspected arson attack at a renowned animation studio in Japan's Kyoto city on Thursday, officials said. According to the police, a man broke i...
Thursday, 18 July 2019
NEW YORK: Popular Russia-based application FaceApp, which allows users to change their appearance to look older or younger, came under fire in the United States Wednesday, with one senator urging an FBI in...
Thursday, 18 July 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

The Lion King: The magic unfolds (Reviews)
Now that Disney has started remaking its animation hits as live action movies, The...
Friday, 19 July 2019
Family of Thakurganj: There is no saviour here (Reviews)
Family of Thakurganj is one of those films that collects good actors who can speak...
Friday, 19 July 2019
Ab ke sawaan..aise barse
We are a country which loves to celebrate. We have a song or a dance for every...
Friday, 19 July 2019
Four top action directors of the world roped in for ‘War’
Two of the biggest action heroes of Bollywood — Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff —...
Friday, 19 July 2019
The Sound of Machine
Electronic Dance Music gets the party started and the partygoers get grooving to...
Friday, 19 July 2019
Back in action
Think of James McTeigue and the first thing that comes to mind is his debut film V...
Friday, 19 July 2019
Fashion and Innovation
The second edition of The Platform, a programme to identify and mentor upcoming...
Friday, 19 July 2019
Mission Possible
Science and faith are incongruous to say the least. But Neil Armstrong and Buzz...
Friday, 19 July 2019