Sunday, Nov 23, 2014



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.

‘Had Chavan done anything wrong, I would have divorced him’: Satvasheela Chavan
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

By ‘divorce’, she meant “all of them would have stayed away from him” and “would have had nothing to do with him”.

Narendra Modi begins his election blitz with rallies in Beed, Aurangabad
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

Modi’s first rally, held at Atalji Maidan in Beed on Saturday afternoon, drew what BJP leaders said was 'a massive response.'

‘There is no need for Ajit to campaign in Baramati… we never ask for votes’
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

In Baramati, we have done so much work that there is hardly any room for complaints, said Sunetra Pawar.

Prithviraj Chavan favoured builders, will expose him: Ajit Pawar
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

The Chavan camp, meanwhile, said it was not worried about the threat of exposure issued by Pawar.

Cong, BJP, Sena team up against NCP’s Jayant Patil
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Congress having joined hands with the Shiv Sena, the BJP and Raju Shetti’s Swabhimani Paksha to topple NCP's Jayant Patil.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Politician, sugar baron and oldest candidate
Wed, Oct 01, 2014

In the last election, Patil defeated Ulhas Patil of the then fledgling Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana.

It’s old-timers vs first-timers across Pune
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

The oldest hand on the political arena this time is long-time Congress man Balasaheb Shivarkar.

BJP top gainer as rebels swell in number
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

More than 100 rebel candidates in the fray in Maharashtra, Congress the biggest loser.