Remembering him as a leader with a humane approach, Air Chief Marshal Anil Yashwant Tipnis (Retd) who served as the Chief of Air Staff (COAS) from 1999 to 2001, said, “He was a man of great integrity and a leader who led by deeds and not mere words."
These faculty members are alleged to have submitted fake documents on educational qualification and academic performance to secure an appointment at the premier tri-services academy of the country. The PE was initiated by the CBI in the last week of August.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley announced that 65 of the 99 recommendations have been approved for implementation. The Ministry of Defence has already begun with the decision to close 39 military farms in a time-bound manner.
According to IMD, Santacruz in Mumbai received 298 mm in just nine hours, which was nearly 30 times more than the city’s daily average rainfall for this time of the day.
Army chief Bipin Rawat said, “The recent standoff in the Doklam plateau by the Chinese side attempting to change the status quo, are issues which we need to be wary about and I think such kind of incidents are likely to increase in the future.”
Purohit was arrested on November 5, 2008. After him, others arrested are Major Ramesh Upadhyay (retd), Sameer Kulkarni, Rakesh Dhawade, Sudhakar Dwivedi (alias Dayanand Pandey), Sudhakar Chaturvedi, Pravin Takalki, Shivnarayan Kalsangra, Shyam Sahu, Ajay (alias Raja) Rahirkar, and Jagdish Mhatre
An officer from the Southern Command said: “After his release from jail, Lt Col Purohit will join an Army unit. But because there is an ongoing litigation, there will be certain restrictions and he will not be given any active duty."
Cops: Accused used ‘skimmers’, spy cameras to steal information from unsuspecting customers at ATMs
The SIT has been entrusted with the task of investigating 50 cases registered across Maharashtra, including 10 in Pune.
The CBI’s fresh FIR has charged Khan for “cognisable offence(s)” under Sections 120 B and 420 of the IPC, Sections 13 (2), 13(1) (d) of Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 and Section 41(1) (b) of the CrPC.
In July, CBI had issued a notice to Khan directing him to appear before the agency on July 4 and 5 for interrogation in a fresh case filed by it against him for alleged criminal conspiracy and corruption. The case is based on a complaint filed by the ED.
Meanwhile, cases of unnatural sex and harassment of minors by other inmates have also been reported at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Udyog Kendra, a juvenile home, in Yerwada. In June this year, an offence of unnatural sex was registered against a 20-year-old youth for allegedly harassing minors at the home.
The complainant alleged authorities in the Shivajinagar home not only ignored complaints of sexual assault made by some of the minor boys against other boys living at the observation home, but they encouraged the latter to continue to assault the victims.
The facility is the culmination of a seven-year-long process, which began with India floating the Request for Interest and Rafael later joining hands with the Kalyani Group for the job.
Nearly 20 years ago, Pune saw one of the most sensational incidents in the history of gangwars in the city.
In 1997, there were 185 two-wheelers per 1,000 persons staying in Pune city and Pimpri-Chinchwad, and in 2017 it has risen to a whopping 663, a rise of over 250 per cent. In case of four-wheelers, the ratio was 27 cars per 1,000 individuals in 1997, and it today is 150 per 1,000 persons, a 455 per cent increase.
Series of setbacks to Mohsin Shaikh’s family, including prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam’s decision to opt out
Meanwhile, the district administration and Public Works Department (PWD), which initiated corrective measures on Monday, maintained shifting and stabilisation of the soil was expected and there was no reason to worry.
As many as 68 houses, which the district administration claimed were ‘resistant to natural calamities, including landslide and earthquakes’, were handed over to the survivors of the Malin tragedy in the first week of April this year.
Jadhav, who hailed from Aurangabad’s Kelgaon village, and Sepoy Savan Mane (24), from Gogwe village in Kolhapur, were killed in the ambush on Thursday afternoon.
When it comes to women’s safety, Pune may not be as unsafe as Delhi, but is that really good enough? Women students studying in Pune reveal why they can’t take their safety for granted anymore
In 2007, Khan was accused of laundering $8 billion and was termed as the biggest money launderer of India. His income between 2001-02 and 2007-08 was quoted as Rs 1.10 lakh crore and his tax liability was appraised at Rs 34,000 crore.
The building block in the premises of the Ammunition Factory, Khadki, where an accidental explosion claimed the lives of two workers on Thursday, had been deemed unfit for use over 10 years ago.
According to civic authorities, these food trucks are illegal as they do not have a hawker’s licence to cook and sell food on the roadside
The 42-year-old allegedly hanged himself and in a suicide note, suspected to have been written by him, asked for the presence of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis before his body was cremated.
The hamlet had the ancestral house of Varadkars. It stood for 150 years before it was taken down and a new house built at the very spot. The registry record of the land — it is called 7/12 extract in government parlance — has Ashok’s name as one of the title holders or inheritors.
The NDA campus is located in Khadakwasla, in the forested Sahyadri hills, and is spread across an area of 7,000 acres.
Admiral Lanba said India expanding footprint in IOR
Termed as brand ambassadors of the Indian Air Force, the Sarang team, with four painted helicopters, performed 11 stunning manoeuvres, each one more magnificent than the earlier.
Jaitley, who by virtue of his post of defence minister, is the Chancellor of the DIAT, said, "We are destined to have neighbours as permanent neighbours. We cannot change them. And that neighbourhood itself has thrown up an important challenge of national security and therefore last 70 years, since Independence"
The Intelligence Corps — which came into being on November 1, 1942, after the establishment of the Intelligence Corps Depot in Karachi — will turn 75 this November.
The Indian Express was the first to report about these cases, and the suspected state-wide racket, in August last year
Question mark over adequate infrastructure, faculty strength for such courses
15 cases of such attacks registered with the Pune police since 2016, none related to WannaCry so far: Cops
In November last year, Pune Newsline has reported in detail about how the Army is now pursuing cyber terrorism as a threat which can be even more damaging than the conventional attacks
Activists and government employees say that while the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 is very elaborate in its scope, but it is hardly ever implemented.