Sunday, Jan 25, 2015



Five years after murder, justice eludes Satish Shetty and family
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

After CBI’s closure report, RTI activist’s family says ‘problem with intent, not investigation’.

Yemen national goes missing after checking into city hotel
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

Missing since on Dec 16; investigation agency to contact Yemen Embassy.

Matka den flourishes on PMC footpath, close to police chowki
Tue, Dec 30, 2014

Residents ask if it has covert support from cops or govt officials, seek probe

U-turn by Hindu groups: No honour for HRS chief Desai as ‘wife backs out’
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

The Indian Express had reported about the honour for HRS chief who is in jail in connection with the murder of Muslim techie.

‘Hindutva Shourya Puraskar’ for HRS chief in jail for Pune Muslim techie’s murder
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Dhananjay Desai alias Bhai is currently in jail in connection with the murder of Muslim techie Mohsin Shaikh.

Police drill exposes major security loopholes at Dagdusheth temple
Sat, Nov 22, 2014

ATS decoy armed with gun, bag with dummy bomb walks into highly sensitive area

Maoists ask Dalits to launch resistance movement to protest Ahmednagar killings
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

The press release issued by Maoists has compared the Pathardi incident with the Khairlanji Dalit killings.

Triple murder with no clear motive shatters village peace
Fri, Oct 31, 2014

After three of Dalit family chopped to pieces, protests, politician visits and police searches

‘I won’t quit MNS, will raise party’s voice in Assembly’
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

After meeting Raj Thackeray, lone MNS MLA Sonawane says he will follow party chief’s instructions on BJP’s call.

Rise of MIM troubles NCP, Congress
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

The popularity of MIM has increasingly grown among the Muslim populace of Maharashtra and especially in the Marathwada region.

Hindutva its main agenda, HRS takes ‘Independent’ route to enter poll fray
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

Won’t promise roads, will shut 800 illegal slaughterhouses, says party chief’s sister

Cops zero in on ‘SIMI members’ who fled from MP jail a year ago
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Suspects on the run after a bomb they were assembling in a house in UP’s Bijnor town exploded last week.

‘IM techie’ held, police say hand in Pune bakery attack
Sun, Sep 07, 2014

The 27-year-old belonging to Pune was arrested from near Sahranpur Railway Station in western Uttar Pradesh.

‘Bhelke brought KKM artistes to jungles and took them back’
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

ATS recovers his photos with suspects earlier arrested for Naxal links.

After security goof-up during Israel official’s visit, cops hunt for reason
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Matan Zamir, deputy consul general of Israel, Mumbai was in Pune for a talk on India-Israel relations

Satish Shetty murder: CBI files closure report
Tue, Aug 12, 2014

Four years on, probe agency says it will reopen case if new evidence is found, family says it will move higher court.

Albums buried, MGNREGA cards sole physical memory of families
Fri, Aug 08, 2014

All affected families are expected to assemble in Malin during Sunday’s ‘dashkriya’ ritual.

Remembering the village that was
Fri, Aug 08, 2014

Survivors at Asane relief camp recount tragedy to visitors; road being laid to connect site to neighbouring villages.

Blasts from the past: Cops still groping in the dark
Sun, Jul 27, 2014

Unsolved cases - Be it the ST bus blast in Manchar in 2009, the suspicious explosion in Deccan Towers in 2006 or posters put up by ‘Maoists,’ police yet to make headway.

Dabholkar Case: A murder probe low in spirit
Mon, Jul 21, 2014

Pune police defend themselves against allegations that they tried a séance to solve the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar.

Search for Sanatan Sanstha member from Pune, wanted in Goa blast of 2009, continues
Thu, Jul 17, 2014

All arrested in blast case acquitted, lawyer says NIA has no evidence against Sarang Dilip Akolkar.

Youth missing, his notebook found during Maoist encounter
Wed, Jul 16, 2014

Police said the index of one of these notebooks carried the signature of “Vishwa,” suspected to be a name given by Maoists to Santosh Shelar

‘Terror fund raiser’ Raheel Shaikh remains a mystery for investigators
Tue, Jul 15, 2014

Wanted in 7/11 Mumbai blasts, got passport from Pune; cops sought details from UK in 2008.

Blast victim gets a bitter pill at Sassoon hospital
Sun, Jul 13, 2014

Jaswant Singh complained of headache, quizzed by cops.

ATS suspects terror hand in blast
Sat, Jul 12, 2014

Police sources said footage obtained from CCTV cameras installed in area near the blast site was being studied

Pune blast: ATS suspects terror hand
Sat, Jul 12, 2014

Police sources said footage obtained from cameras installed in area near the blast site was being studied.

Minor blast in Pune leaves five injured
Fri, Jul 11, 2014

An explosive device kept in a motorcycle in the parking lot of a police station went off.

Blast in police station parking lot near ‘sensitive’ temple raises questions on alertness of cops
Fri, Jul 11, 2014

The building also houses the offices of deputy commissioner of police zone-1 and additional commissioner of police.

Police fear gang war over land deals feared
Fri, Jun 27, 2014

Gangsters are into real estate business, get political patronage.

Admission racket: police to seek arrest of foreign student
Tue, Jun 24, 2014

Police sources said over 15 foreign nationals approached the racketeers for getting marks altered during re-evaluation.

Pune Divided: Recent events spotlight the communal discord in the city
Sun, Jun 15, 2014

Pune remains an open city for many outsiders, but the murder of a young Muslim has underlined its new side

Desai, others in judicial custody, cops probe HRS ‘funding sources’
Fri, Jun 13, 2014

The communal clashes were in the wake of alleged Facebook posts denigrating warrior king Shivaji and Shiv Sena supremo late Bal Thackeray.

Cops on their toes to keep peace in city
Wed, Jun 11, 2014

Police reason to worry is because derogatory pictures were circulated across the state and even abroad, but the violent reaction came only from Pune.

Dhananjay Desai arrested for Pune muslim techie’s murder, HRS alleges political conspiracy
Tue, Jun 10, 2014

Desai is accused of allegedly circulating and distributing pamphlets with objectionable content in the areas in March 2014.

‘Had to circulate video saying I am a Hindu, not linked to FB posts’
Tue, Jun 10, 2014

After attack, Tikone’s photos spread via WhatsApp saying he is ‘Nihal Khan’ arrested for posting derogatory pictures

Earlier cases: HRS men were arrested for murder of Congressman, say police
Sun, Jun 08, 2014

Some HRS activists were arrested in an attempt-to-murder case in Loni Kalbhor, which was also non-communal.