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Nashik Literary Meet Concludes; Pawar Urges People To Take Marathi Literature To Next Generation

Dec 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

"Marathi language is the pride of Marathi people. Litterateurs should make efforts to get Marathi its glory and politicians should provide necessary co-operation," Pawar said.

Maharashtra: Change In Congress Leadership On Table? AICC In-Charge Consults Leaders

Jan 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Currently, Balasaheb Thorat is the state Congress chief who, according to sources, has expressed to give up the organisational post.

Aurangabad Renaming Issue Should Not Be Used For Divisive Politics: Congress

During a recent visit to Aurangabad, Thorat had said his party would oppose any move to rename it.

Locating IFSC In Gujarat Reduces Mumbai's Stature, Says Congress; Fadnavis Defends Move

May 02, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

A notification establishing IFSC in Gandhinagar was issued recently by the Centre.

Maharashtra Cabinet Expansion: NCP Gets Home & Finance; Congress Revenue & Sena Keeps Urban Development

Uddhav's son and first-time MLA Aaditya Thackeray will handle the tourism, environment and protocol, according to news agency PTI.

28 November, 2019

Experienced Hands Chhagan Bhujbal, Balasaheb Thorat, Desai Take Oath As Maharashtra Ministers


Uddhav Thackeray is heading a coalition government whose main constituents are the Sena, the Congress and the NCP.

28 November, 2019

NCP To Get Deputy CM Post, Congress Assembly Speaker In Uddhav Thackeray-led Government

Outlook Web Bureau

The tri-party alliance has not yet declared names for the said top posts.

26 November, 2019

Balasaheb Thorat Elected Maharashtra Congress Legislature Unit Leader


Thorat is an eight-term MLA and currently heads the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee.

29 September, 2019

Congress May Contest More Than 125 Seats In Maharashtra, Says State Chief Thorat


The Congress Party is likely to have an "upper hand" in alliance with the NCP for next month's Maharashtra Assembly polls

21 September, 2019

Maharashtra, Haryana Polls: Sonia Wants Congress To Target State CMs, No Personal Attack On Modi

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana, and by-polls in 64 Assembly seats, present the Congress party a chance to halt the saffron juggernaut and regain its lost glory

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz