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If the party thinks it’s right…I will contest Lok Sabha polls: Sanjay Kakade on contesting elections from Pune
Sun, May 20, 2018

BJP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Kakade recently caused a stir when he declared his intention to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Pune. His comments have apparently not gone down well with local BJP leaders. In an interview with The Indian Express, Kakade reveals why he has decided to throw his hat in the ring.

Karnataka development a morale booster, we gave befitting reply to BJP: Congress
Sun, May 20, 2018

‘Party has shown it can beat the BJP at its own game’

In Pimpri-Chinchwad, young goons try to assert supremacy, ‘create terror’
Thu, May 17, 2018

Advocate Sachin Godambe said in Bhosari, youths often roamed freely with sickles and swords.

As police look for activist who ‘misused’ RTI, demand for sharing info on govt websites increases
Thu, May 17, 2018

Local activists argued that, over the past few years, the number of people misusing the information received under the RTI Act has significantly increased.

Maharashtra bypoll: Stage set for Congress candidate’s victory with BJP, Sena support
Tue, May 15, 2018

Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant said only a formality of annoucement of Kadam’s victory remained. “The BJP candidate today withdrew from the race and so did the independents. Only Kadam now remains in the fray,” he said.

In Maharashtra, Congress candidate ‘wins’ with BJP and Shiv Sena support
Mon, May 14, 2018

Congress leaders denied that they had requested the BJP and Shiv Sena to support Vishwajeet Kadam. "Kadam seems to have managed it on his own because of his father's equations with the BJP and Sena," a Congress leader said.

Personnel struggle for basic facilities at ‘isolated’ Bhosari police station
Thu, May 17, 2018

The police station does not have a proper facility for its 122 staff to have lunch or dinner. A small canteen has come up outside the premises of the police station. “It’s so hot in the tin-shed canteen that you cannot even sit for two minutes,” said a police officer.

Outraged, Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s family tells Rajasthan to ban book, referring him ‘Father of Terrorism’
Sun, May 13, 2018

Board of Secondary Education, reads: “Bal Gangadhar Tilak demonstrated a path towards national movement, therefore, he is called as the father of terrorism.”

Pune: PMPML leaves commuters stranded; In 4 months, over 20,000 breakdowns & counting
Thu, May 17, 2018

The malfunctioning PMPML buses also add to the traffic woes of the city, said traffic police personnel. “We are already struggling to tackle the increasing number of vehicles on Pune’s roads. PMPML buses are adding to the chaos,” said a traffic official.

Fuel prices unchanged for 10 days, Pune commuters breathe easy
Tue, May 08, 2018

‘Petrol and diesel prices may go up after Karnataka polls’

Flouting norms, BJP nominates party workers and leaders to PCMC panels
Mon, May 07, 2018

All 24 are from party, says BJP leader; PCMC admn says they are from NGOs; May go to court: NCP

Sarathi continues to get good response. Complaints are being reopened: Shravan Hardikar
Sun, May 06, 2018

The civic administration had picked two agencies to collect the city’s garbage and carry it to the Moshi garbage depot. However, the opposition wanted more than two agencies as they felt two agencies will not be able to manage.

Pune Lok Sabha seat: Sanjay Kakade throws hat in Lok Sabha poll ring, NCP may field Sharad Pawar
Sun, May 06, 2018

Taken aback, BJP leaders say ‘no comments’; NCP, Cong write him off

Maha govt decision to change land tenures: In Pimpri, over 1,000 properties to benefit
Mon, Apr 30, 2018

Cabinet’s decision to convert land tenures clears the decks for redevelopment of properties; Sindhi community hails move

Uncovered, haphazardly-placed drains pose a threat to residents
Mon, Apr 30, 2018

PCMC executive engineer says ‘will fix alignment’ — one of the most common issues.

Maharashtra: Petrol price crosses Rs 82/litre, state Cong chief writes to CM Fadnavis
Wed, Apr 25, 2018

State Congress chief Ashok Chavan cited the example of neighbouring Karnataka, where petrol was cheaper by Rs 9 per litre and diesel by Rs 3.50.

Maharashtra: In a first, PCMC opts for technical audit of development work
Wed, Apr 25, 2018

PCMC’s Joint City Engineer Rajan Patil on Monday said the proposal, being prepared by the civic administration, would be placed before the Standing Committee.

Pune: MLAs, MPs and civic officials give road safety committee meet a miss
Wed, Apr 25, 2018

Of the 21 MLAs, 19 stayed away from both the meetings. Ministers Girish Bapat and Vijay Shivtare were present for one meeting.

PCMC to table parking policy, keeps internal roads out of it
Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Draft policy prepared by PCMC to be tabled before General Body meeting this week; residents say corporation should have given priority to internal roads

Residents angry over PCMC’s ‘apathy’ in implementing safety measures on the stretch
Mon, Apr 16, 2018

PCMC chief says will provide pension to boy’s parents; minibus that hit the child was overspeeding, had illegally entered BRTS corridors, say police