Thursday, Jan 29, 2015



Yerawada officials fear a riot brewing in overcrowded jail
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

Say surfeit of terror accused and gangsters makes clashes probable.

‘Training tough, but didn’t lead to death’
Sun, Jan 25, 2015

The current batch of 800 trainees at PTC began their nine-month training on November 23.

‘Training tough, but didn’t lead to death’
Sun, Jan 25, 2015

The current batch of 800 trainees at PTC began their nine-month training on November 23.

Five years after murder, justice eludes Satish Shetty and family
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

After CBI’s closure report, RTI activist’s family says ‘problem with intent, not investigation’.

PCB: BJP to contend with Congress, ‘ally’ Sena
Sun, Jan 11, 2015

Pune cantonment had earlier shown a tilt towards non-saffron parties, especially the Congress.

Villagers in Shani Shingnapur, a village with no doors now want change
Sun, Jan 11, 2015

Some villagers in Maharashtra’s Shani Shingnapur, known as the village with no doors, are now pushing for change.

Army reacts, reopens ‘link’ road
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

Commuters had complained about the Army police stopping traffic from entering the road which is also an access point to other bylanes.

Sanjay Dutt asks for further furlough extension
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Sanjay Dutt (55), who is currently out on a 14-day furlough from the Yerawada Central Prison in Pune since December 24, has made an application for an extension in the jail leave.

Army roadblock hits commuters
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Traffic cops irked over work undertaken without discussion, Army says matter with higher authorities.

Maintaining victims’ morale through lengthy trials a challenge: Cops
Tue, Jan 06, 2015

Cases of rape, molestation, physical assault, murders, domestic violence, dowry deaths of women are pending in courts.

Yemen national goes missing after checking into city hotel
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

Missing since on Dec 16; investigation agency to contact Yemen Embassy.

Matka den flourishes on PMC footpath, close to police chowki
Tue, Dec 30, 2014

Residents ask if it has covert support from cops or govt officials, seek probe

Huge stockpile of defective anti-tank mines hurts army ops: CAG report
Tue, Dec 23, 2014

Controller of Quality Assurance (Ammunition) said leakage of TNT was because of low melting point of fillings.

6 months after CBI took over, family questions ‘slow’ probe
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

DABHOLKAR MURDER: Agency yet to visit slain rationalist’s hometown, Satara

43-yr-old to participate in his third World Paragliding Championship in Columbia in January
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

The only entry from India, 43-yr-old civil engineer from Pune set for his third World Paragliding Championship

Yerawada jail to roll out its gilt-edged product — Paithani sarees
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

The textile unit of Yerawada prison is training inmates in finer details of Paithani weaving.

End of ‘nightmare’ on road, citizens thank President Pranab Mukherjee
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Reason: the stripes have been missing despite reminders to PMC by police and citizens’s complaints.

Pune is the new hub of counter-terror, counter-insurgency joint exercises
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

This was the fourth chapter of the exercise named “Hand-in-Hand.”

CAS benefits for staff: CAT catches NDA on wrong foot
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

Follow UGC norms for calculating service record of faculty members, orders tribunal

Duped by Pearls money pooling scheme, claim 50
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

Cops believe complaints could increase; SEBI wants investors’ money returned, firm moves SAT.

‘Cellphone recovered from Yerawada jail was used by four inmates’
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

There are no sockets in the cell which suggests that some of the staffers of the jail were involved.

Inmates turn RJs as Yerawada jail gets a ‘radio station’
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

The purpose is to give inmates their own space for expression.

Inmates to turn RJs as Yerawada jail gets a ‘radio station’
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Programmes will be planned, scripted and performed by inmates

Academic appointments at NDA come under lens
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Rules on work experience and API points alleged to have been flouted in several appointments made in last 6 yrs

Sleuths in civvies: ACB plan works as more suspects walk into trap
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

Pune division of ACB has jurisdiction over Pune, Satara, Sangli, Solapur and Kolhapur districts.

IAF to zero in on causes, day after wreckage removed
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

IAF said that the fleet of about 200 Su-30s would be back in air only after they were cleared in technical review.

Sukhoi crash: Flight data recorder points to technical snag
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The Sukhoi fighter plane crashed on a sugarcane farm about 200 metres from a human settlement in Kolawadi village.

Postal ballots issued, more on-duty cops to be able to vote this time
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

Over 2,500 police staffers had cast their votes during the polls.

Postal ballots issued, more on-duty cops to be able to vote this time
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

As per Election Law manual, govt staffers on duty can cast their votes through 2 methods — postal ballot or election duty certificate.

100 posts removed from social networking sites in 3 months
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

All posts were defamtaory, related to polls, leaders, historical figures: police.

Borgaon village mourns death of its hero
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

He got married just four months ago and would have celebrated his 27th birthday on October 16.

One-day poll: Police stare at severe manpower shortage
Wed, Oct 01, 2014

‘The possible shortage is going to put a strain...but we will manage’.

1,050 cases pending at forensic sciences lab
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

Police complain of delays in investigation into cases.

New to elections but not to politics
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

The first timers include Chetan Tupe of NCP, Yogesh Tilekar of BJP and Pramod Bhangiri of MNS.

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.

Dabholkar ‘planchette’: State police probe report gives clean chit to Pune cops, Pol
Wed, Sep 24, 2014

Based on the demand by Dabholkar’s family, the state government had instituted an inquiry.