Garima Mishra

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Pune: To overcome exam pressure, helplines come to rescue of young callers
Tue, Feb 28, 2017

With the Board exams approaching, she was undergoing tremendous pressure because the parents were asking her to do well but she felt she wouldn’t be able to perform well enough.

Livestock distribution supplements the income of poor farmers
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

Gaolao cows are a native breed that serve a dual purpose and are used both for drought farming and milk.

A script to spread Late Prof Karve’s social message to a new audience
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

Throwing light on Karve's life, Pethe said that the late professor was renowned for his intellectual, logical, scientific and rational approach.

Bulk milk coolers: A cool way to chill for dairies and farmers
Thu, Feb 23, 2017

Milk is best when fresh chilled at source — and it can be done even with erratic rural power supply.

The lady of ‘Lady With The Lamp’ turns 100 today
Thu, Feb 02, 2017

On February 2, this young girl of Lady With The Lamp turns 100.

Sarhad to train unemployed Kashmiris as guides for tourists visiting Valley
Mon, Jan 30, 2017

The helpline will train 50 unemployed Kashmir-based youth to guide and support tourists visiting the Valley.

Partner watched over entangled hornbill for three days
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

Khaire added that the bird will be released in its natural habitat but not necessarily from where it was rescued.

Livestock conservation: Saving indigenous cattle from the brink of extinction
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

Techies and professionals in Pune come together to rear Tharparkar cows – a dying native breed

Lower audience turnout at auditoriums, multiplexes: A month on, some find other ways, some still struggle
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

So on that front, overall sale has gone down by nearly 35 per cent.

Pune postal department reaps the benefits of e-agro business, earns Rs 84 lakh
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Between March and October 2016, the postal department of Pune region has earned a revenue of Rs 84,28,740 exclusively through shipping of agricultural products.

Pune: Tourist spots report dip in footfall
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

Famous Sinhagad Fort at Atkarwadi attracted around 400 to 600 visitors during the week with nearly 3,000 visitors on Saturdays and Sundays each.

Tune into country’s women pakhawaj players at fest in Pune
Sat, Nov 19, 2016

The musician said that for many years, it was a popular belief that the Dhrupad style of singing was meant only for male singers.

Demonetisation: Doctors to CAs working full time in Pune, attend anxious calls
Tue, Nov 15, 2016

At Ruby Hall Clinic, Dr Purvez Grant, chief managing trustee and cardiologist, said that some of the people from the builders' community were very stressed.

No money for entertainment? This theatre group in Pune offers ‘watch and pay later’ option
Tue, Nov 15, 2016

On November 11, Amar Photo Studio was scheduled to be performed at Vishnudas Bhave Natyagruha in Vashi.

Pune: 150 members of Jnana Prabodhini help elderly, uneducated fill up forms at banks
Tue, Nov 15, 2016

The group included a large number of students of Classes 9th and 10th studying at Jnana Prabodhini Prashala in Solapur.

Long queues at post offices in Pune; smaller ones run out of cash
Fri, Nov 11, 2016

Till almost 1.30 pm, only one counter was open for customers.

Looking for loose change, Puneites head to temples and gurudwaras
Fri, Nov 11, 2016

They ran to temples and gurudwaras, and pleaded not with God, but with the priests to provide them with change from the collection boxes in exchange of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.

A Town Goes Into Hiding
Sun, Nov 06, 2016

Kolhapur may have lent its name to the famous chappal, but the industry has taken a hit with the rise of cow vigilantes.

Maharashtra’s only residential akhara for women to train wrestlers for the Olympics
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

“We have unanimously taken the decision to identify Jog Maharaj Vyayamshala as the main training centre to train women for the Olympic Games of 2020 and 2024."

Pune: Visually challenged cricketers put their best foot forward
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Pune’s Amol Karche contributed 32 of the 190 runs in 20 overs for the Maharashtra team, in a match against the Madhya Pradesh team.

No show for 2 years, PMC to now give sports scholarships worth Rs 20 lakh
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Sheetal Sawant, president, PMC Sports Committee, said that in order to attract more applications from across the city, a small change has been made in the scholarship application.

Animal sterilisation programme in Pune: Dogs dying of negligence, allege welfare volunteers
Tue, Oct 04, 2016

On October 1, Saurabh Kalokhe filed a police complaint with the Chaturshringi police station, alleging that a sterilised stray dog died due to negligence by a veterinarian Dr Vivek Manganale.

Pune: School shows way with CCTV cameras, GPS in its buses
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

The school also organises counselling sessions by their school counsellor wherein the drivers are counselled on the appropriate ways of behaving with the children and parents.

Maharashtra Ganesh Utsav: This Ganpati immersion, get to know ghat names too
Fri, Sep 02, 2016

To educate youth, Shri Tulshibaug Ganesh Utsav Mandal takes up initiative of installing nameboards of ghats

Maharashtra: Institutes using National Award titles in names get Centre’s warning
Thu, Sep 01, 2016

Pune Newsline had highlighted the issue last month; some of these institutes had taken out the titles after the report

Pune Venturers claims to be the first in Maharashtra to scale Mt. Indrasan
Tue, Aug 30, 2016

Those who participated in the summit are Anil Retawde, Jamir Shaikh, Umesh Sonar, Rajendra Yelwande, Sudhir Gaikwad, Rupali Kothe, Pranita Dafal, Suresh Polekar and Ravindra Ghotne.

IITM Pune scientist run 1,300 km; support Aussie endurance athlete for kids’ education
Fri, Aug 19, 2016

Mahajan will be joining the Australian endurance athlete, Samantha Gash from Melbourne, in her endeavour titled #RunIndia to run 3,800 km across India to raise money for children’s education for World Vision India.

Barred for visitors, the Murlidhar temple is where azaadi was visioned
Mon, Aug 15, 2016

The story goes that some time in the late 1920s, when young freedom fighters Chandrashekhar Azad and Bhagat Singh were in Pune to meet Rajguru, they chose this temple for their secret meetings.: Historian Mohan Shete

Running high on Budhia Singh, Pune boy Mayur Patole makes education his goalpost
Fri, Aug 12, 2016

A Grade VI student, Mayur says he aspires to be a doctor one day.

This play takes you into NoRhino world
Mon, Aug 01, 2016

Bhide is all set to stage a Marathi play named NoRhino that talks about various aspects that have contributed to decrease in the count of rhinoceros and showcases how the animal’s life is under threat.

Spat breaks out between Maneka Gandhi, activist over Rambo Circus
Mon, Aug 01, 2016

Minister accuses activist Naresh Kadyan of ‘sabotaging’ Rambo Circus animals’ rescue operation.

Khashaba Jadhav: Forgotten story of India’s first individual Olympic medallist
Sun, Jul 31, 2016

KD Jadhav, India's first Olympic individual medallist was a short and wiry wrestler from Maharashtra, who took on and trounced bigger adversaries.

Violating SC order, institutes in Maharashtra rampantly use Padma titles
Tue, Jul 26, 2016

Activist Naresh Kadyan recently lodged a complaint with online grievance cell of the Ministry of Home Affairs alleging contempt of court by educational institutions in Pune named after Vikhe-Patil, DY Patil

Disturbed by rising crime against women, man sends 93 postcards to MPs urging action
Tue, Jul 26, 2016

Has been writing postcards to the President daily since April 2013 questioning him if every family is safe in India

Pune couple lights up over 100 lives after son’s death in road accident
Mon, Jul 25, 2016

The Pune couple donated eyes of their 13-year-old son immediately after his death; Two years on, they have set up an orphanage and a senior citizen home in his memory.

Padkai farming: A thing of past for Ambegaon farmers after debt pile-up
Tue, Jul 19, 2016

A change in government’s policy has led to the scheme being abandoned mid-way with many being left in the lurch in want of unpaid bill.