Friday, May 29, 2015

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For property tax rebate, vermiculture pips water harvesting
Wed, May 27, 2015

Use of solar energy found a better response, with 3,271 new properties adopting it in 2014-15 as against the 3,105 new properties in previous year.

Kolhapur: Cong’s abnormal mentality behind opposition to land law, says Nitin Gadkari
Mon, May 25, 2015

No more touts in governance, we are servants of public: Fadnavis

Shah, Fadnavis take a swipe at ally Sena
Sun, May 24, 2015

Party chief says those talking about BJP should realise its strength; Fadnavis says breaking up with Sena helped.

Kolhapur Meeting: Modi gave corruption-free governance, says Amit Shah
Sun, May 24, 2015

‘Regardless of Opposition criticism, the party satisfied with Modi government’.

Javadekar backs bullock cart race, Nagpanchami
Sun, May 24, 2015

Javadekar said there are objections to Nagpanchami, an age-old festival, at Shirala where snakes are worshipped.

Cars for Mayor and his deputy: Rs 23 lakh to be diverted
Fri, May 22, 2015

In November last year, standing committee had approved the diversion of Rs 30 lakh for the purchase of new cars.

Minister seeks cancellation of deputation of top civic official
Fri, May 15, 2015

n a communication to the PMC, the state urban development department headed by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has directed the municipal commissioner to respond to the complaint by the minister.

Unable to maintain it, PMC offers its CCTV network to state govt
Thu, May 14, 2015

The state government has undertaken the project of setting up the CCTV network.

2017 civic polls: For delimitation of wards, PMC bets big on Google map
Wed, May 13, 2015

Number of wards will go up from 152 to 160 with the proposed merger of 34 villages.

Civic Projects: New computerised system to now help issue TDR in 111 days
Mon, May 11, 2015

The process of issuing a TDR at present takes a minimum of a year.

Civic amenities: NCP, BJP go all-out to catch public eye
Mon, May 04, 2015

Both parties are working on several initiatives on issues such as the condition of roads as well as sanitation.

Panchayat rues delay: No progress on garbage units irks villagers
Thu, Apr 30, 2015

The delay will again lead to overshooting of the 9-month deadline set in Jan to allow dumping at the landfill site.

53% structures in Pune not quake-resistant: PMC report
Tue, Apr 28, 2015

IWDMP prepared in 2012 says city is in seismic zone III & could experience quakes of magnitude 7 on Richter scale.

Eye on 100, PMC to opt for credit rating exercise
Sat, Apr 25, 2015

The objective of the rating is to make a report of the financial status of the civic body.

Govt steps in with priority plan, Sinhagad to sport a new look
Wed, Apr 15, 2015

Earlier efforts falling flat was attributed to lack of coordination between various departments.

People’s say in civic works takes a hit
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

PMC slashes allocation under participatory budget scheme, activists slam the civic body

Centre praise may prod corporators to extend SWACH
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

The SWACH initiative was started in 2007 after the waste-pickers in the city came together.

Riding high on BJP promise to abolish LBT, defaulters soar
Fri, Apr 03, 2015

BJP govt has failed to act, PMC coffers worst hit in last 6 months.

PMRDA in but cantonment boards out of its ambit
Thu, Apr 02, 2015

For effective functioning of the PMRDA, the office would be established at the new building of PCNTDA in Akurdi with immediate effect.

New equation in Pune civic body: NCP joins hands with MNS
Wed, Apr 01, 2015

The last day for filing of nomination papers for elections to the chairpersons’ post of four civic panels was on Tuesday.

State govt ‘strikes back’, threatens CID probe
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

Bapat says panel to finalise DP ‘legal’, PMC overshot deadline.

PMC to hike rates for house registration
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

For the change of property ownership the charges would be a minimum of Rs 1,000, double of the Rs 500 levied earlier.

PMC wakes up, orders inquiry into ‘brazen parking loot’
Thu, Mar 26, 2015

Pune Newsline had on Wednesday highlighted how private contractors were charging more parking fee than permitted.

Illegal jump in parking fee on PMC terrain
Wed, Mar 25, 2015

Puneites are being looted by the excessive parking charges imposed by private contractors

Lakaki silt removal back on track, PMC to seek expert help
Sat, Mar 21, 2015

Hydrologists like B B Chaugule had been opposing the desilting plan arguing that it would wipe out the rare algal species found in Lakaki lake.

PMC representatives propose to light up Maratha warrior king’s statue with gas torch
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

The PMC had installed an electric torch near the statue of Annabhau Sathe near Sarasbaug earlier.

Committee divided on draft development plan of old city limits
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

The special general body meeting for the draft DP has been called on Friday when it will be tabled for a final decision.

‘If AAP can do it, we can too’
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Demoralised following loss in LS, state polls parties in Pune enthused by AAP’s win.

Pawar slams BJP govt over ‘ghar wapsi’, glorification of Godse
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

The NCP chief, however, did not make any direct reference to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Fiscal-end fund diversion, from PMC projects yet to start
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

Left unused, the funds would lapse.

Farmers’ demand helps PMC dispose of wet garbage but dry waste yet to be taken care of
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

The civic admin had been supplying 250 tonnes of wet waste everyday to farmers as per their demand.

Crackdown on illegal religious structures puts PMC in a spot
Sun, Jan 25, 2015

City Engineer Prashant Waghmare said the civic administration had adhered to rules while taking action.

Rahul Gandhi should have joined Manmohan cabinet: Prithviraj Chavan
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

There were few party leaders who wanted Rahul Gandhi to take on the responsibility of PM, he said.

BJP corporator takes up project to install Surya Namaskar statues
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

The project is inspired by the initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to promote yoga.

Corporators’ bid to keep nursing homes open thwarted by PMC chief
Sat, Jan 17, 2015

As per the Bombay Nursing Home Registration Act, it is mandatory for a hospital or nursing home to register it with the civic body.

No to JNNURM funds hurts PMC projects
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

Rs 171 crore for previously approved Parvati water works to be spent from civic exchequer now