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Boycotted for marrying a Muslim: Armed with law, 61-yr-old files social boycott complaint
Wed, Oct 18, 2017

Following the filing of the FIR, police have booked 20 people, said to be members of caste panchayat of Hiranwale’s community, under a new Maharashtra law that seeks to protect people from such social boycott.

Pune cook accused of impersonation by IMD scientist: ‘She said because of me, her God had been desecrated’
Sat, Sep 09, 2017

“On September 6, Khole (the IMD scientist) came to my house at 9 pm. She yelled at me and accused me of cheating her by hiding my caste," the cook said.

Petrol pump scam busted in UP has pan-India links, masterminds held from Pune and Thane
Tue, May 23, 2017

UP STF, said, “It is a widespread scam. We have informed the Ministry of Petroleum to conduct checks at all petrol pumps in the country.”

Pune: ‘Officials ignored sexual assault complaints, forced boys to clean toilets, watch porn’
Sun, May 14, 2017

“The boys said the staffers at the home made them clean their gutkha spittle, and threatened and beat them up. They told me how the staffers held gambling sessions and liquor parties...”

Man held by Pune ATS acquitted of terror charges by Karnataka court
Tue, Apr 11, 2017

ix of the seven persons had been arrested in October 2008 in Karnataka, during a crackdown on IM in the wake of bombings in Hyderabad, Jaipur, Ahmedabad and Delhi between September 2007 and 2008.

Banner claiming Muslim support for Ram Mandir uses photo of Pune cleric ‘without his permission’
Sat, Apr 01, 2017

Furious over banner by UP BJP leader, Maulana Kazmi files police complaint.

I will not accept triple talaq, says 21-year-old from Mominpura in Ghorpade Peth
Tue, Mar 14, 2017

Woman accuses husband, in-laws of physical and mental harassment, demands action.

Bail in Muslim youth’s murder: Bombay HC cites his religion as provocation
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Mohsin’s family plans to move the Supreme Court against the grant of bail to the accused — of the 21 accused, 14 have been granted bail so far.

Supreme Court grants bail to three Kabir Kala Manch artists held for “Maoist” links
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

With this, all 11 persons arrested in this case by the state Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) have now got bail.

On death row, IM suspects from Bhatkal, Pune, Azamgarh, Pak
Tue, Dec 20, 2016

The Indian Express profile the five men sentenced to death for 2013 blasts in Hyderabad.

Demonetisation: With lucrative ‘exchange offers’, cyber criminals target black money holders in Pune
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Cyber security experts and personnel from the Cyber Crime Cell of Pune City Police believe that such bulk e-mails are being sent to thousands of people.

Pune: 18-year-old girl fights triple talaq, plans to move family court 
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Pune: The 18-year-old says her husband divorced her through ‘triple talaq’ on a stamp paper, accusing her of misbehaviour.

BJP leader Sachin Shelke murder: Talegaon remains a hotbed of family feuds, contract wars
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Families battle it out over land holdings; industrialisation, contract wars and Mumbai underworld connections only add to the problem.

How accused Virendrasinh Tawde ‘centered around Dabholkar’
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

Claiming that Tawde had “personal differences/animosity” with Dabholkar, CBI has mentioned a few incidents since 2002 when he opposed Dabholkar.

Dabholkar murder case: Sanatan distributed pamphlets hailing ‘jihadi militant’ to fan fire, says CBI
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

CBI had arrested Sanatan Sanstha seeker Dr Virendra Tawde in the Dabholkar murder case on June 10.

Dabholkar murder case: CBI cites Sanatan Sanstha founder’s books in chargesheet
Tue, Oct 04, 2016

CBI quotes references from Sanatan Sanstha founder Jayant Athavale’s books to show their differences with Dabholkar.

Satish Shetty murder: RTI activist’s brother moves Bombay HC, says CBI probe ‘compromised’
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

Sandeep Shetty, brother of slain RTI activist Satish Shetty has made CBI director Anilkumar Sinha and investigating officer Vijay Kumar Shukla respondents in the petition.

CBI files Dabholkar murder chargesheet, names arrested doctor as key conspirator
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Dabholkar was murdered by two motorcycle-borne assailants while he was on a morning walk on Onkareshwar Bridge in Pune.

Pune suicide: Kin withdraw complaint against caste panchayat
Fri, Sep 02, 2016

The family had initially claimed that Arun Kisan Naikunji was driven to suicide by the caste panchayat (Lingayat Gawali community) members, refusing to lift a boycott imposed on his family two years ago.

Why Pune and Kolhapur remember Kalburgi murder case, one year later
Tue, Aug 30, 2016

The reason is the striking similarities the Kalburgi murder had with those of noted anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar in Pune and veteran communist leader Govind Pansare in Kolhapur.

Man commits suicide in Wadgaon Sheri after ‘boycott by caste panchayat’
Tue, Aug 30, 2016

Cops lodge offence against panchs of Lingayat Gawli community; probe on.

Attack on Arunachal student: I felt bad, says Pune police chief Rashmi Shukla
Fri, Aug 26, 2016

Police failed to lodge any complaint in this case when Todo had rushed to the Chaturshringi Police Station soon after the incident.

Arunachal student beaten, cops file non-cognizable offence four days later
Sun, Aug 21, 2016

Pune: Even after Takam Todo said he was hit by a stone, police believe it is not a major incident and so only an NC offence has been registered.

Arunachal teen ‘beaten up, hit with a stone’ on campus in Pune
Fri, Aug 19, 2016

According to victim, miscreants having a party on campus started thrashing him when he accidentally directed his torch light at them; police yet to file an FIR.

Six murders in 13 years: Satara’s Dr Death ‘played whistleblower’ in many cases
Thu, Aug 18, 2016

In one case, Pol helped cops bust fake currency racket, but later baulked.

Six murders in 13 years: Law finally catches up with Satara’s ‘Dr Death’
Wed, Aug 17, 2016

The Satara police arrested the accused identified as Santosh Gulabrao Pol on August 11.

Satara ‘serial killer’ arrested: How he escaped police action for years
Wed, Aug 17, 2016

Special IG Vishwas Nangre-Patil said prima facie, it has been found Santosh Gulabrao Pol had created pressure on the police by filing corruption cases.

Perception about Pakistan has left us jobless, we are not terrorists, says Pakistani nationals in Pune
Fri, Aug 12, 2016

Pakistani nationals in city, who have applied for Long-Term Visa and citizenship, express their grief and concern before MHA officials at a special camp.

‘Gold Man’ Dattatray Phuge’s assailants had financial disputes with him, suspect police
Sat, Jul 16, 2016

Police say financial dispute led to the murder, son says his father was called to a fake birthday bash and murdered.

Pune police kept a close watch on Zakir Naik during 2008 event
Fri, Jul 08, 2016

Ex-IPS officer Satyapal Singh, the then police commissioner, said they filed a report on the event in which 12 people converted to Islam at the venue; complaint was filed in 2009 against a cable operator for airing Peace TV.

Shetty murder: Despite ‘enough material’, CBI fails to file chargesheet in land scam case
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

Sandeep Shetty, brother of the slain RTI activist, says probe in this case has been “compromised”.

Four parcels with explosive material in 11 months; Pune police remain clueless
Tue, Jun 28, 2016

Sambhaji Brigade wants police to question Sanatan Sanstha seeker Tawde arrested in Dabholkar case

Narendra Dabholkar murder: Key witness refutes Sanatan charges, says he told cops to pick Tawade
Sun, Jun 19, 2016

Claims Tawade gave him some revolvers and asked him to make replicas

Narendra Dabholkar murder: In the dock, Sanatan Sanstha cries ‘betrayal by BJP’
Tue, Jun 14, 2016

HJS and Sanatan Sanstha say the demand for a Hindu Rashtra is not unconstitutional.

Supreme Court grants bail to top ‘Maoist’ Angela Sontakke
Thu, May 05, 2016

Booked in 18 cases, she was acquitted in 14, discharged in two and granted bail in remaining