Friday, Mar 06, 2015



BJP ups the ante to unseat NCP from Pimpri-Chinchwad
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

CM pays a quiet visit, BJP state president cheers up local unit.

Serving city, she is not swayed by threats or political greed
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

Woman whose PIL against school brought to light illegal constructions says not afraid, ‘have done no wrong’.

PCMC kicks off campaign to remove hyacinth, officials see uphill task
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

Say unless discharge of untreated domestic and industrial waste into the rivers is stopped, hyacinth growth cannot be brought under control.

Rane: Rahul should step forward to revitalise Congress
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

Rane visited BJP MLA Laxman Jagtap at his residence. He spent some time chatting with Jagtap and other party leaders.

Hours after family bought it, Maruti Alto 800 goes up in flames
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

No further assurance on replacing the car by the dealer.

Laxman’s filter coffee, oneliners kept Aundh neighbourhood on a high
Mon, Feb 02, 2015

Neighbours recall the ‘great man’ whose towering presence and sense of humour influenced all.

Free us from ‘gulam-giri’ of Pawars, shun Baramati visit: Farmers to PM Narendra Modi
Sun, Jan 25, 2015

"We have faxed a letter to the Prime Minister, urging him to avoid sharing dias with the Pawars," he said.

192 in twin township, only 6 are legal
Sun, Jan 25, 2015

MSEDCL provides them power though the structures are illegal.

Rs 900 crore spent on BRTS routes, but buses run on ‘zero km stretch’
Thu, Jan 15, 2015

Puneites have so far seen BRTS implementation in the form of the pilot BRTS project from Katraj to Hadapsar.

Modi govt to revive antibiotics company, Nehru’s brainchild
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

Revival part of ‘Make in India’ campaign, seven months’ salary will be paid soon: Minister Ahir.

PCMC plans Rs 5-crore FOB , activists see bid to ‘appease’ MLA
Tue, Jan 06, 2015

Project cost has swelled from Rs 74 lakh to Rs 5.57 crore in ‘revised’ tender.

Illegal structures: 2015 to witness a concrete change
Sat, Jan 03, 2015

Two key decisions: Powers to the district collector to take action and regularisation of unauthorised structures

400 PMPML buses do not roll as civic bodies drag their feet on financial aid
Tue, Dec 30, 2014

PMPML officials attribute the precarious financial condition to the attitude of officials and corporators.

Shiv Sena declares, loud and clear: Narendra Modi wave in Maharashtra and beyond
Fri, Dec 26, 2014

Sena said the country is witnessing a Modi wave which has brought in big success for BJP in J&K and Jharkhand.

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.