Monday, Dec 22, 2014



PMPML fare hike: 3 top officials face commuters’ ire
Mon, Dec 22, 2014

Commuter groups to aproach CMO with complaint against Saurabh Rao, Rajiv Jadhav and Kunal Kumar; AAP to stage protest.

Kirkee cantonment voters grapple with grime and garbage
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Voters blame Kirkee cantoment Board for collapsible state of Kirkee cantonment, Board blames engineers.

At PMPML wheel, Pardeshi says he will steer clear of fare hike plan
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

IG Pardeshi said he would do everything possible to improve functioning of the transport organisation.

Another SARATHI in town, this one to stop bids to strike fraudulent land deals in state
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

Residents hail move of setting up the new Sarathi helpline, officials say it’s a stepping stone to ‘Right to Services Act’.

Children negotiate darkness, empty stomach, dipping temperature
Tue, Dec 02, 2014

Parents worry about some problems children face in attending schools that start too early.

Children negotiate darkness, empty stomach, dipping temperature
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

Tough mornings: Parents worry about some problems children face in attending schools that start too early

Manhole danger: PCMC finally wakes up, acts
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Yet to take action on ‘highway space grabbers’

PCMC and traffic police turn a blind eye, encroachers rule the highway
Mon, Nov 24, 2014

Second-hand car dealers, mechanics, street vendors have almost taken over stretches as pedestrian movement and smooth flow of vehicular traffic take the hit.

Collector, PCMC chief to take two-wheeler rides to support drive
Sun, Nov 23, 2014

PMC commissioner Kunal Kumar supports drive

Helmet drive ‘Hit on the Head’
Sun, Nov 23, 2014

After Friday’s flash drive, traffic cops apparently developed “Saturday fever” and went into a shell.

Will axe fall on Hindustan Antibiotics started by Nehru?
Tue, Nov 18, 2014

The question is nagging over 1,000 jittery employees of the famous penicillin factory started after the death of Kasturba Gandhi

Politicians join protest to put brakes on helmet drive
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

Kothrud MLA Medha Kulkarni urges CM to stop police from enforcing norm, says Fadnavis promised ‘appropriate action’

In Pimpri, NCP open to tie-up but BJP says not interested
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

The BJP, however, says it is not interested in joining hands with the NCP as it was preparing to fight the party in the next civic elections.

City rips apart PMPML’s ‘anti-commuter’ move
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

CMO says aware of issues, will bring an IAS officer who can turn things around

Many blame dirty water, do not look for freshwater breeding sites inside homes
Sun, Nov 09, 2014

Ignorance not bliss but cause for spread of dengue

End of Cong in Pune? partymen debate
Sun, Oct 26, 2014

Of 21 seats in district, Cong lost deposit in 15, finished 5th in 9 seats, 8th in one seat, got 1000 votes in 2 seats

Feeble 94-yr-old is a Cong loser, man it ignored became Shiv Sena winner
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

The way the candidates have been picked, say Congress leaders, reveals a casual approach.

Pawar’s NCP gets a Pune jolt; left with three out of 21 seats
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Baramati and two other seats are all the party is left with in Pawars’ district of 21 constituencies; heavy blows in Pune city.

Maharashtra Assembly election: Of 27 seats where Narendra Modi held rallies, BJP lost in 17
Tue, Oct 21, 2014

In Pandharpur and Tuljapur, where Modi addressed rallies on the same day, the Congress bagged both the seats.

Praniti retains Solapur, Jayant Patil Islampur
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

In Solapur City Central, sitting MLA Praniti Shinde won the four-corner fight by over 9,000 votes.

Many BJP ‘imports’ fail election test despite Modi rallies
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Due to last-minute split in alliances, all major parties experienced a crunch of winnable candidates, leading to them 'importing' candidates.

Despite odds, a consolation
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Chavan trounces seven-time Cong MLA Vilas Patil-Undalkar, who fought as Independent.

Prithviraj Chavan wins South Karad seat in Maharashtra
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

Trounces seven-time Cong MLA Vilas Patil-Undalkar, who rebelled & fought as Independent.

‘BJP has to decide on alliance with Shiv Sena’
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

I think the BJP leadership should take the call in this regard.

On counting day eve, Chavan’s home in Karad wears a deserted look
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

The Chavan family is confident of their “Baba’s” victory because one of their members has always won this seat since 1957.

Maharashtra: Congress ‘concedes’ BJP victory, gives itself second spot
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

Congress claimed it would find itself at the second spot, saying it will bag at least 60 seats.

Close contest in Solapur a test of 40-year-old Shinde sway
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

Sushilkumar Shinde and wife have lost LS polls, daughter now on shaky wicket.

Jagtap says he is broke, not buying voters
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

Laxman Jagtap, who has acquired the ungainly title of “TDR King of Pune”, has sprung a surprise. He wants voters to believe something they find difficult to digest. The Jagtap camp, known in Pimpri-Chinchwad for allegedly distributing cash and other benefits during every election he has contested, claimed that not a single paisa was being […]

In Konkan speech, Raj targets Modi, Ajit Pawar
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

Says prime minister campaigning for imports from NCP-Cong, takes swipe at Pawar for ‘urine’ remark .

Chavan neighbours in Karad get electricity after 50 yrs
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

Slum-dwellers just opposite ex-CM’s house say they have been agitating for power connections for long.

Pawar camp slams Modi ‘falsehoods’
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

The BJP has fielded Balasaheb Gawde from Baramati.

Shinde daughter faces voters’ ire over water crisis
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Basic amenities elude Solapur, from where Shinde lost Lok Sabha election

Chavan greeted with cheers, jeers on campaign trail
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

It was 11 am when Chavan reached Karve village.

BJP banks on Modi to rewrite Baramati history
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

The NCP chief’s daughter Supriya Sule won the Lok Sabha seat in 2009 and 2014.

Why RTI? Ajit need only have asked me: Chavan
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

Last week, Ajit Pawar, who has filed an RTI application, told The Indian Express he would expose Chavan.

Modi set to storm Pawar bastions
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

On October 9, Modi will address a rally at the HA ground in Pimpri.