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Garima Mishra


Pune artist’s painting only work from India selected for IWS Biennale 2015
Thu, Nov 26, 2015

The prestigious art event had received nearly 350 entries from 38 countries across the globe.

Pune plays make it to Thespo theatre fest
Tue, Nov 24, 2015

This year, Thespo, the country’s most anticipated youth theatre festival, had received 159 entries from India and Pakistan, and the five plays that have been selected include two from Pune - Chitthi and Hero.

Mobile users flood TRAI with service, no. portability pleas
Tue, Nov 24, 2015

Between 2012 and 2014, the regulatory body received nearly 32,400 complaints against mobile service providers; Airtel leads the pack with 7,916 complaints.

Too much office work leave Puneites vacation-deprived: Survey
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

Survey released by Expedia, aimed at studying vacation habits across countries, says India is the fourth-most vacation-deprived nation in the world

From streets to celluloid: A long journey for Dombaris
Sat, Nov 21, 2015

The movie has not been released for two years due to lack of funds, says film-maker Sunil Waikar.

Grave of Mastani: Hindus call it samadhi, Muslims mazaar
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

With Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film Bajirao Mastani slated for release, Pabal villagers claim that footfall has gone up because people want to know about her life.

With Swords, Oscar-Grammy nominee brings alive state’s martial art form
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

What followed was MIA contacting KriSang in April this year and sharing her interest to record a song, featuring Mardani Khel, for her music project ‘Matahdatah Scroll 01 Broader Than A Border’.

Bacardi NH7 Weekender: 60 per cent tickets sold out for music festival
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

Limited Phase 2 tickets are available on and select stores in the city that are listed on

In Gurudwaras, no diyas were lit this year
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

As a mark of protest against desecration of the Guru Granth Sahib in Punjab, city Sikhs boycott the festivities.

Waiting for no further dip in price, customers go in for some gold indulgence
Tue, Nov 10, 2015

With three festivals considered auspicious to purchase gold, Akshay Tritiya, Gudi Padwa and Dhanteras, people are keeping an eye on the price correction, so that the moment prices fall, they can shop for gold.

Puneites make the most of Diwali break
Sun, Nov 08, 2015

Some plan long trips, others short ones during the long weekend.

Logistics firms cheer as demand for faral parcels increase this year
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

With Diwali round the corner, city-based courier firms are inundated with parcel orders of ‘Diwali faral’ booked by Puneites for their relatives abroad.

Circuses struggle to survive in a jungle of rules
Sun, Nov 01, 2015

International Circus Festival that kicks off in Mumbai on Sunday and has attracted artistes from six countries, one of them being Uzbekistan, from where Majidov hails.

Artists oppose museum dedicated to R K Laxman at JJ school campus
Tue, Oct 27, 2015

Many artists based in various cities across Maharashtra, including cartoonists like Pune-based S D Phadnis and Mumbai’s Vasant Sarvate, have joined the movement.

Record global entries but Circus Festival struggles for participants
Mon, Oct 26, 2015

Those who will be participating in the festival include artistes from Ethiopia, Columbia, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Nepal and Azerbaijan.

Women’s Studies Centre website not updated since 2013
Sun, Oct 25, 2015

Women’s Studies Centre was established in University of Pune in 1987 that with a number of aims.

Pune theatre artiste’s creative Protest — a silent 15-minute ‘blood bath’ on stage
Sun, Oct 25, 2015

The play, according to city-based celebrated theatre artiste Atul Pethe, is a creative way of protesting against everything happening in the society — from intolerance to violence, from insensitivity to inequality.

Maandeshi Express — Lalita Babar: Running barefoot to training for Olympics, Lalita Babar’s journey captured on celluloid
Fri, Oct 23, 2015

Babar’s coach Chavan said it was during a kho-kho event that he noticed the way Babar was sprinting.

Pune production selected for Bharat Rang Mahotsav
Mon, Oct 19, 2015

Organised by National School of Drama (NSD), the festival will be held in February next year in the Capital.

Snovels: Now, enjoy Satyajit Ray, Premchand’s works in Marathi as sound novels
Mon, Oct 19, 2015

While 22 snovels are already up on the Snovel’s website, nearly 50 more literary works are in the pipeline.

RTI reply by Tribal Research & Training Institute raises doubts
Sat, Oct 17, 2015

Says held youth leadership programmes between 1995 and 2000, but there were no participants!

Artistes want a Maharashtra Kala Akademi, fight on for 15 years now
Wed, Oct 14, 2015

Almost 100 artistes from the city have come together for a signature campaign for the Kala Akademi.

NFAI gets 60 French films
Tue, Oct 13, 2015

Plans to screen them.

15 days of hunger strike: students still waiting for ministry’s response
Sun, Sep 27, 2015

Centre insists on resumption of academic activities; students firm on continuing strike.

Puneites top among those who ‘live for the moment’: survey
Thu, Sep 24, 2015

The survey was done over a period of five months — January to May — with a sample size of nearly 1,200 respondents who responded to a web-based questionnaire.

Magarpatta flyover comes alive after facelift by volunteers
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

Warli art now adorns the erstwhile paan-stained Magarpatta flyover to mark one year of Swachh Bharat.

Maintaining Sinhagad Fort: Gas connections to villagers bring down cutting of trees
Mon, Sep 21, 2015

The state forest department had launched an unique initiative to reduce cutting down of trees around Sinhagad Fort in 2012.

Two brothers master the art of being one on canvas
Sun, Sep 20, 2015

Tejas and Gaurav have made over 40 paintings together in the past five years.

Your Right to Know: Stamps with Indira, Rajiv Gandhi discontinued
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

The government now plans to introduce stamps under a new series featuring Deendayal Upadhyaya, Jayaprakash Narayan, Syama Prasad Mookerjee and Ram Manohar Lohia in the coming months.

After multiple obstacles, National Award winning film set for October 22 release
Mon, Sep 14, 2015

Farmer-turned-filmmaker Bhaurao Karhade sold land to finance his film Khwada.

FTII students share phone numbers of I&B ministers, officials on FB
Sat, Sep 12, 2015

A digital poster that goes with the head ‘Make I&B Ministry Answer’ was posted on Facebook page ‘FTII Wisdom Tree’.

Tracking tourism: Want to get a high on Sinhagad Fort ? Fine…
Wed, Sep 09, 2015

Visitors carrying liquor to Sinhagad photographed and made to pay up.

Fort cleaner, but footfall dips in dry spell this monsoon
Wed, Sep 09, 2015

Anti-littering and other initiatives has changed the scene for the better over the last six months.

I never felt I retired from my job, says HG Jani
Sat, Sep 05, 2015

75-yr-old Jani continues to guide kids at his ex-school which he joined in 1963.

Since its inception in 1962, only 14 research studies at tribal institute
Fri, Sep 04, 2015

Last benchmark survey was done 20 years ago; institute, a national body, blames staff-crunch.

17th century Pune temple gets UNESCO award
Thu, Sep 03, 2015

The result - it has been recognised with an ‘Honourable Mention’ in the 2015 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation.