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Hasan Ali: Fake PMLA case, why are agencies shying away from prosecuting me?
Wed, Jan 17, 2018

On Monday, Hasan Ali moved an application in Mumbai, requesting speedy trial of the cases against him, saying he was in bad health and counting his last days.

Dalit struggle needs to focus on real, material issues, says Jignesh Mevani  
Tue, Jan 02, 2018

Mevani was one of the star speakers at Saturday’s Elgaar Parishad, one of the main events organised to commemorate the anniversary of the battle in which the British Army defeated the Peshwas.

Clash over battle of Koregaon leaves one dead near Pune
Tue, Jan 02, 2018

200th anniversary of the battle of Bhima Koregaon: Case under SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act suspected to have triggered unrest

Violence near Bhima Koregaon: 1 killed
Tue, Jan 02, 2018

Vehicles damaged; links with case under SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act suspected to have triggered unrest

MPSC main exam: Jammers to check use of cellphones
Mon, Jan 01, 2018

On pilot basis, such jammers were used during the state civil engineering main examination conducted in Pune on December 17

Army recruits now being trained in counter-terrorism
Sat, Dec 30, 2017

Officials of the MLIRC said that these days the recruits, who are increasingly using cell phones to stay connected, are being made aware of the threat of cyber crimes.

India-Maldives joint military exercise ends, ‘practical lessons’ in fighting terror the takeaway
Fri, Dec 29, 2017

The exercise was conducted at a time when diplomatic ties between India and Maldives are under strain over a Free Trade Agreement signed by the archipelago nation and China.

2017 ‘Ekuverin’: 8th India-Maldives joint military exercise to conclude today
Thu, Dec 28, 2017

The two-week-long exercise focused on counter-terrorism operations, conducted by small teams in a semi-urban setting

Army, Air Force conduct exercise to gauge offensive capabilities in Southern theatre
Fri, Dec 22, 2017

The Southern Command’s area of responsibility is spread across 40 per cent of the land area of the country.

Controversy over ‘Roll of Honour’ tile put up by Army on Bhima Koregaon ‘Jaystambh’
Fri, Dec 22, 2017

A few years ago, the ‘Roll of Honour’ tile was put up on the Jaystambh by the Poona Horse regiment of the Indian Army.

Army-Air Force conduct exercise to gauge offensive capabilities in Southern theatre
Thu, Dec 21, 2017

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Army Chief General Bipin Rawat will witness the exercise on December 21 and 22.

‘War sets a nation’s economy back by years, dialogue can solve many issues’
Sun, Dec 17, 2017

A war sets back a country economically by years, while a large number of issues can be resolved by dialogue, Army Commander of the Southern Command, Lieutenant General D R Soni, said on Saturday.

Uniform allowance: 12,000 will lose jobs, Defence workers’ body tells Nirmala Sitharaman
Wed, Dec 13, 2017

Acting on a recommendation by the Seventh Pay Commission, the MoD has stopped its practice of providing readymade uniforms to all ranks and troops.

Dummy candidate racket: SIT nabs cop who tried to scuttle probe, ‘bribed’ CID fingerprint expert
Tue, Dec 12, 2017

In April this year, the state government had formed the SIT. It was given the mandate to probe around 50 cases registered in the state, including 10 in Pune

Telecom fraud: Calls worth Rs 45.5 lakh in 7 days, to 63 countries
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

CBI books woman engineer with BSNL and director of a Jaipur-based company; suspects had hacked into the Primary Rate Interface line provided to MSCERT

Maharashtra land scam: IRB CMD, others charged
Thu, Dec 07, 2017

The chargesheet in the land scam case was filed in a special court in Pune under Sections 120 (b), 420, 511 of IPC and sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act.

Army chief on 2015 operation in Myanmar: ‘We had to send a message across’
Sat, Dec 02, 2017

The Army chief also revealed that the operation was delayed by four days.

Cadre review for JCOs, other ranks to be implemented in January: Army chief General Bipin Rawat
Sat, Dec 02, 2017

General Rawat said, “When someone joins Army, first thought that comes to them is, what if something happens. But Army takes care of the family if something happens."

Before Himachal, youth offered to rig EVMs for Nanded civic polls: police
Wed, Nov 29, 2017

The 21-year-old has reportedly told interrogators that he was preparing for the civil services examinations.

Probe against Latur school for ‘expelling’ rape victim, principal denies charge
Tue, Nov 28, 2017

The minor was allegedly raped in April by an Army jawan who is yet to be arrested.

Court acquits all accused in 2014 Dalit boy murder case
Fri, Nov 24, 2017

Three juveniles were also apprehended in connection with the case, but they were acquitted by the Juvenile Justice Board.

2014 murder of Dalit boy: Court acquits all nine accused for want of ‘sufficient evidence’
Fri, Nov 24, 2017

Three juveniles were also apprehended in connection with the case, but they were acquitted by the Juvenile Justice Board.

To tackle overcrowding, govt to consider proposal to build 2 jails in Pune & Mumbai
Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Nine central jails in state, with a capacity to house 14,841 inmates, currently have 22,859 prisoners

Bridging infrastructure gap major challenge for armed forces: Lt Gen Michael Mathews
Thu, Nov 16, 2017

Corps of Engineers to celebrate its 237th Raising Day on Saturday

It’s unofficial: ‘zero police’ to cease, orders state’s top cop
Tue, Nov 14, 2017

As per the first information report (FIR), which is being investigated by the state criminal investigation department (CID), the Sangli city police had arrested Aniket Kothale and Amol Bhandare (23) for allegedly robbing an engineer.

Sangli custodial death: ‘Zero police’ not official, to be dispensed with, says DGP Satish Mathur
Tue, Nov 14, 2017

“All units are instructed to dispense with any such unofficial arrangement if existing in their units.” When asked about “zero police,” DGP Mathur said, “There is no recognised institution of zero police.” 

Back to Roots
Sun, Nov 12, 2017

Classical singer Kaushiki Chakraborty and Rajasthani folk singer Mame Khan speak about how their maiden collaboration brings together two art forms

CID probe finds policemen hung suspect upside down, stripped and thrashed him
Fri, Nov 10, 2017

State CID chief Sanjay Kumar, when told about the family’s allegation, said: “When the family tells our investigation team about their side of the story, it will definitely be looked into and appropriate action will be taken.”

Sangli custodial death: ‘He was made to hang from ceiling upside down, thrashed’
Fri, Nov 10, 2017

Based on the CID inquiry, a case of murder and destruction of evidence was filed on Wednesday against the six. They were produced in court in Sangli on Thursday and remanded in police custody of 12 days.

Want lessons in schools on gallantry awardees’ valour, approached HRD about it: General Rawat
Fri, Nov 03, 2017

Gen. Rawat said, "As far as honoring our martyrs is concerned, this year we have approached the HRD ministry to ensure that valor, bravery and sacrifice of some of our highest gallantry award winners is taught in schools.

Dummy candidate racket: Chargesheet reveals 46 state govt officials under SIT scanner
Wed, Nov 01, 2017

Several recruitments across various departments. including police, social welfare, government secretariat, agriculture and women and child development, are now under the SIT’s scanner.

Pune: Electronic artillery fuse manufacturing facility launched at BEL
Mon, Oct 30, 2017

The development comes after a ‘compliance report’ from the Comptroller and auditor general (CAG) of India, which was tabled before the Parliament in July this year, revealed 83 per cent shortage of artillery fuses with the Army.

Mitra shakti: Taking lessons from military exercise, India to focus more on modern communication, weapon tech
Fri, Oct 27, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel Sumedha Rangama, from the Sri Lankan contingent, while declaring the joint exercise closed, said, "The outstanding military prowess and excellent combat style of the Indian Army has impressed us deeply."

Court allows withdrawal of case against two Shiv Sena leaders accused of orchestrating 2010 Pune riot
Fri, Oct 27, 2017

The case is based on ‘tapped conversation’ between Neelam Gorhe and Uddhav Thackeray’s assistant Milind Narvekar

India-Sri Lanka military exercise: At Mitra Shakti, discussions on possible terror scenarios, drills for joint battles
Thu, Oct 26, 2017

The exercise also has immense importance for military ties between India and Sri Lanka, in the backdrop of the growing influence of China in the Indian Ocean region.

Govt moves court again to withdraw case against Sena leaders
Tue, Oct 24, 2017

Senior Shiv Sena leader Neelam Gorhe, Uddhav Thackeray’s personal assistant Milind Narvekar ‘orchestrated’ riots; court expected to give its verdict this week.