Garima Mishra

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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.

Villages around Malin in Ambegaon taluka of Pune district continue to live in the shadow of danger
Mon, Jul 18, 2016

A GSI survey after the Malin landslide had identified around 20 villages which might face landslides.

1961 Pune flood: New book documents trials of survivors
Thu, Jul 14, 2016

At Balgandharva Rangmandir, Kharate launched a Marathi book penned by him — Kahani Panshet Purgrastanchi — which covers the problems the Panshet flood victims faced and the measures taken by the government to resolve them.

Tech firm in Pune ties up with restaurants, NGOs and serves up on a plate zero-food wastage app
Fri, Jul 08, 2016

Inculcating the ‘zero-food wastage’ message among residents, this app allows the foodies headed to restaurants/eateries earn reward points for not wasting food they are served.

Three Pune girls selected for international wrestling championship in China
Tue, Jul 05, 2016

Kurash kushti is a traditional martial art sport that originated from Uzbekistan.

Palkhi procession: Virtual dindi walks for a noble cause this year — Save Water Campaign in Pune
Thu, Jun 30, 2016

Facebook Dindi, started in 2011 by Swapnil More, the 11th descendent of Sant Tukaram, gives live update of the palkhis.

An app-solute answer to civic issues: LocalTalks to connect you with MLAs
Tue, Jun 28, 2016

The issue would be directly addressed to the local MLAs based on the location of the issue shared by the users, following which the status of the issue becomes ‘open’ (by default).

In NGO-circuses battle, animals face the brunt
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

Jamuna Circus’s loss was also bigger because within the first week after confiscation, eight animals — seven puppies and one adult dog — passed away in the NGO’s custody.

Rambo Circus animal shows to resume soon
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

The loss was not only an emotional but also hurt the Circus’s earnings, which dipped by at least 70 per cent, leaving the owner struggling to pay its dues.