Two women on hunger strike for 34 days create stir
Mon, Oct 05, 2015

Force Motors says all efforts to resolve differences with workers under way.

Road rage: Who killed Nihal Sayyed? Pune police grope in the dark
Mon, Oct 05, 2015

The police are looking out for a two-wheeler and a youth with an injured finger; mother says at least 15 youths beat him up.

A year later, how ‘Swachh’ are Pune city, Pimpri-Chinchwad?
Sun, Oct 04, 2015

Both PMC & PCMC claim efforts are underway to make cities fully clean; results in a year or two.

‘Hurt’, top PMPML official ‘missing’ for four months, peers have no clue
Sun, Oct 04, 2015

Rajendra Madane, general manager of PMPML who handled the entire traffic operations involving 1,500 buses, went on medical leave four months ago.

Sanatan Sanstha in crosshairs, Dabholkar aides want no misfire
Sun, Oct 04, 2015

Hamid Dabholkar, MANS say forget hypnotism, want probe to focus on activities of radical outfits .

Swine flu death toll crosses 50 mark in Pune, alarm bells ring
Sun, Sep 27, 2015

Of the 50-plus deaths, PCMC health and medical department said that 30 are residents of Pimpri-Chinchwad while 23 are from outside the civic body limits.

Two Pune ‘air boats’ head for Allahabad to clean Ganga, Yamuna
Sun, Sep 27, 2015

These “air boats”, called Swam, have been manufactured by Sunny Sports Centre, which runs PCMC’s boat club at Thergaon. They have an engine of 60 horse power imported from US.

We were upfront, MHA failed to ban Sanatan Sanstha, says Prithviraj Chavan
Thu, Sep 24, 2015

Ex-CM says he had submitted the required documents seeking ban.

Pansare murder case: Sena mouthpiece backs Sanatan Sanstha, calls murdered rationalist ‘dharma virodhi’
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

In the latest editorial of Saamana, the Sena described late rationalist Govind Pansare as a “dharma virodhi” (anti-religious) even as it glorified the work of Sanatan Sanstha.

Ajit Pawar may appear before ACB today
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

He said he had all along cooperated with the ACB and would continue to do so.

In parched Marathwada, rain spreads cheer among farmers
Sun, Sep 20, 2015

The dams have seen substantial jump in their stock, rivers have breached their embankments, lakes are overflowing and wells have risen to the brim.

Girish Bapat ‘misfires’, faces fire as students take to streets
Sun, Sep 13, 2015

Apologises as protest erupts over his ‘unsavoury’ remarks at a students meet at Balgandharv Rangmandir in Pune

Waiting for I&B ministry’s nod to take charge at FTII: Gajendra Chauhan
Tue, Sep 08, 2015

While Rajyavardhan Rathore was not available for comment, government sources indicated that the I&B ministry had asked Chauhan to dig his heels in for the time being.

Coming soon, indigenous system to forecast rain
Mon, Sep 07, 2015

The system of predicting rain after every five days for a period of 15-20 days does not exist anywhere in the world, the scientists claimed.

If Pakistan fires first, India will not stop firing, says Rajnath Singh
Sun, Sep 06, 2015

The Home Minister said he was told that the BSF had shown the white flag at least 16 times, but Pakistan did not stop firing.

Ammunition factory blast: Doctors racing against time to save victim’s eyes
Mon, Aug 31, 2015

Doctors said Rokde has almost lost vision in his right eye, but they are making all efforts to save them.

Purandare keeps the suspense going, Sambhaji Brigade plans stir against govt honour for him
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

Sambhaji Brigade and some other outfits allege that Purandare has distorted history and defamed Chhatrapati Shivaji.

After four years, govt to push stalled Maval pipeline project
Wed, Aug 05, 2015

NCP-led PCMC leaves it to BJP; Bapat says will soon hold meeting to address the issue.

Not a perfect 10: CM’s smart city plan causes confusion in PMC, PCMC
Sun, Aug 02, 2015

Govt denies it goofed up, says Pimpri-Chinchwad & Pune would be developed as one agglomeration.

One year after the tragedy, Malin breaks down again
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

As many as 151 persons had died in the landslide that rendered several homeless and sent a strong warning to the government to take a serious look at the vulnerable hills in Pune district.

Supported BJP in Maharashtra to avoid instability: Uddhav Thackeray
Fri, Jul 24, 2015

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said his party had extended support to the BJP in Maharashtra to avoid instability and another round of election. In the second part of his interview published in Sena mouthpiece Saamana today, Uddhav said Shiv Sena should get power in Maharashtra on its own. “That is the dream […]

Shiv Sena reminds Modi: you promised ‘acche din’
Thu, Jul 23, 2015

Taking a dig at the Narendra Modi government at the Centre, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray sought to remind the prime minister that he had promised 'acche din' and that he cannot take people for a ride.

Gajendra Chauhan unfazed: Why should I resign?
Sun, Jul 12, 2015

Denies criticising Rishi Kapoor and Anupam Kher, asks what's wrong in doing B-grade films.

Now, hospital controls traffic, civic body, cops look on
Wed, Jul 08, 2015

Sets up exit gate at Netaji chowk with traffic police’s permission

A year later: Pune MPs failed to give solid push to big-ticket projects
Mon, May 25, 2015

The MPs are also accused of failing to put up a united front in getting Pune’s issues resolved.

Unsafe Ride: Authorities wake up to bike deaths
Sat, May 23, 2015

PMPML to start pass centres in college campuses, civic bodies promise better roads, cops strict action.

Still in coma, a year and Rs 1 crore later
Thu, May 21, 2015

Waghere family pleads for mandatory helmets, warnings about speed-breakers and safer roads.

Pune’s prime J M Road in tatters, but PMC just ‘doesn’t care’
Sun, May 17, 2015

No speedbreakers, tiles coming off at footpaths, stinking pools of water...

Pune roads claim 72 bikers’ lives in four months
Sun, May 17, 2015

Guardian Minister says will call meeting of civic and traffic officials to discuss measures

Uddhav Thackeray backs Purandare, Sambhaji Brigade unrelenting in their allegations of distorting history
Thu, May 07, 2015

The historian, Shiv Shahir Babasaheb Purandare, has chosen not to comment on the matter.

Sambhaji Brigade threatens to ‘gherao ministers’
Mon, May 04, 2015

24×7 police security has been provided at Purandare residence in Parvati area.

Missing files: PCMC officials start compliance
Sun, May 03, 2015

Question of Rs 527 cr: Even senior staff and retired officials sent into tizzy as auditors go the full hog.

Audit Report: Since 1982, files related to Rs 527 crore ‘missing’
Tue, Apr 28, 2015

PCMC chief directs officials to comply with requirements on priority.

As state government embarks on the Right to Service route, PCMC trots ahead with SARATHI
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Chief Minister has awarded the PCMC for ‘speedy development through administrative work’.

Documents related to Rs 394-cr expenses ‘missing’ from PCMC offices: Auditors
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

PCMC chief to hold emergency meeting, NCP denies it has anything to do with it.

Goa Fallout: Women worried, malls commit to safety
Mon, Apr 06, 2015

On hidden cameras, Newsline does a reality check at various malls in Pune city and in Pimpri-Chinchwad.