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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

Shetty murder part 2: A buried ‘land scam’ back under CBI lens
Wed, May 04, 2016

After raids on IRB, CBI re-opens the case.

From death to life: What courts ruled on German Bakery blast accused Himayat Baig
Fri, Mar 18, 2016

On the day he was sentenced to death by the trial court in April 2013, the alleged “mastermind” of the February 13, 2010 German Bakery bombing broke down and begged for leniency.

From the start, probe into German Bakery blast mired in controversy
Fri, Mar 18, 2016

Several loopholes came to fore with top ATS officer making a claim and then retracting it; ‘lack of substantial proof of Baig receiving terror training in Colombo’.

Bhumata Brigade now plans to storm Tryambakeshwar temple in Nashik
Sat, Mar 05, 2016

After failed attempt at Shani Shingnapur, the group now wants entry into another temple.

ATS probe reveals: Tell police being pro-IS no crime, not anti-national
Fri, Dec 18, 2015

This is what IS operatives are telling youth online, guiding them on what to do if identified by the police.

ATS counsels 16-year-old Pune girl gearing up to join Islamic State in Syria
Fri, Dec 18, 2015

ATS sources said the girl had been convinced by IS sympathisers on various social media platforms that they would get her admission to a medical course in Syria so that she could work for IS.

Arundhati Roy gets an award from Bhujbal as his supporters thrash ABVP protesters
Sun, Nov 29, 2015

Author receives Mahatma Phule Samata Puraskar, slams ‘intolerance’.

Man vs leopards conflict: Pune forest officials step in
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Officials blame death of leopards on retaliation, plan to educate villagers.

ATS seeks custody of ‘Maoist’ Muralidharan to conduct DNA test
Fri, May 22, 2015

ATS believes that to confirm Muralidharan's true identity, DNA test is needed to be conducted.

Arrest of maoists: Cops quiz real estate agent, book landlord
Thu, May 14, 2015

Underground operatives in Mumbai, Pune may have helped them get Aadhar and PAN cards, says ATS.

Leopard attacks: Big cats on the prowl, villagers cower in fear
Mon, May 11, 2015

Junnar taluka worst hit; locals threaten to intensify stir after two children killed and one injured in a span of three weeks.

Top Maoist leader from Kerala, aide held near city
Sun, May 10, 2015

Ajith along with an aide identified by police as Ismail Hamaza Chiragpilli was arrested from a hospital.

‘Threat’ from the sky: ATS eye on paragliding centres
Tue, May 05, 2015

Sources said that the possibility of terror suspects using paragliders for aerial survey of sensitive locations or attacking them cannot be ruled out.

Court lead actor says film gave his activism a boost, will continue fight against justice delivery system
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

Sathidar is the editor of ‘Vidrohi’, a bi-monthly magazine.

Artistes branded as ‘Maoists’ say they won’t surrender their art & pen
Fri, Apr 10, 2015

Kabir Kala Manch set to launch CD of revolutionary songs, release books with poems and stories written by imprisoned artistes

College Katta to Golden Corridor: The story of ‘Maoist’ couple arrested in Pune last year
Fri, Mar 27, 2015

The ATS recently filed a chargesheet against them in Shivajinagar court.

‘Maoist contacted slum activists during collectorate stir’
Thu, Mar 26, 2015

Bhelke allegedly used a fake name when he met the MM members, according to the charge-sheet.

Atheists meet today to clear air about themselves
Sun, Mar 22, 2015

This is the second edition of Atheist’s Day. The first one, an informal one, was held last year in Mumbai and Pune.