Sushant kulkarni


No prosecutor in CBI case that involves brother of Pratibha Patil
Wed, Sep 28, 2016

Gajendra Patil along with former MP Ulhas Patil was named as accused in murder of Cong leader Vishram Patil.

New Nuclear Biological Chemical Training Facility to come up at INS Shivaji in Pune
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

The training facility building will house a modern NBC simulator and well equipped, sophisticated NBC laboratories for creating real life scenarios.

Father of Uri terror attack martyr: I want my two other sons safe, am I wrong?
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

Shankar is seated at their home in Galande Vasti hamlet near Jashi village, 70 km from Satara town. Not far from the house, his son’s last rites will be performed with full military honours on Tuesday.

Defence veterans call Pakistan the perpetrator, want strategic response
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

Terrorism has become Pakistan’s foreign and defence policy towards India, say army veterans.

Pune: NDA nixes bid by civilian faculty to form association; they say will fight
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

NDA, a premier joint services training academy in the country, imparts pre-commissioning training for cadets of the Army, Navy and Air Force.

PCDA(O) tells Army Officers not to open suspicious mails
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

The office had earlier issued an advisory regarding suspicious messages about a phone application developed by the office.

CBI files Dabholkar murder chargesheet, names arrested doctor as key conspirator
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Dabholkar was murdered by two motorcycle-borne assailants while he was on a morning walk on Onkareshwar Bridge in Pune.

Into thin air
Sun, Sep 04, 2016

Constables Tarkeshwari and Dinesh Rathod’s ‘Everest conquest’ has now been certified a Himalayan hoax, prompting a relook at rules from Pune police to Nepal Tourism Ministry. What lies behind is a long quest for fame

Sena duo in dock: Maharashtra drops prosecutor in case it sought to withdraw
Sat, Sep 03, 2016

Move comes months after state govt’s failed bid to shut the case in which Sena’s Neelam Gorhe, Uddhav’s PA are accused of plotting riots

Pune: Now, dummy candidates appearing for government recruitment exams under CID lens
Wed, Aug 31, 2016

26-year-old activist finds information regarding 1,000 ‘fraud’ cases from Maharashtra through RTI

PMC gets rap for denying additional water supply to Air Force Station
Tue, Aug 30, 2016

Chief Secy questions PMC for not addressing the need of 22 lakh gallon to the station; civic body says helpless as water has to be provided to residential areas.

February 1 tragedy sees little change at Murud, safety still a concern
Mon, Aug 01, 2016

Lack of safety equipment for lifeguards, watchtower, standard beach safety measures highlight how the govt agencies have failed to deliver the promises.

Murud beach incident: Tourism takes a hit after tragedy
Mon, Aug 01, 2016

November to May are considered ‘tourist season’ in Konkan.

Pune-Mumbai Expressway accident: Police to seek report on consumption of intoxicants after every accident
Thu, Jul 28, 2016

Police reportedly found a small packet of what was suspected to be marijuana in the car.

Jail Watch: Yerawada prison security set to get Israeli makeover soon
Tue, Jul 26, 2016

After Nagpur jail break last year, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had visited Israel and this led to the co-operation in prison security.

A film from the Indian Army that pays tribute to ‘green’ Armour
Wed, Jul 20, 2016

Directed by a city engineer, the short film, which gives the message of planting more trees, has been posted on the Indian Army’s FB page.

Malin landslide: In barren patches, villagers recall how tragedy silenced them
Wed, Jul 20, 2016

Farming takes a hit; villagers say everything changed with the landslide.

Malin landslide: Heavy machinery rumbled, Agri dept turned a deaf ear, says RTI activist Suresh Talekar
Tue, Jul 19, 2016

RTI activist Suresh Talekar, who filed a complaint against the department, says probe should have been initiated.

Curbing noise pollution: PMC to map silence zones, cops to have sound meters
Thu, Jul 14, 2016

Significantly, the civic body would be giving sound meters to police to initiate action against offenders.

Satish Shetty murder: Investigating officer called Shetty from a proxy number
Sat, Jul 09, 2016

Sandeep Shetty, brother of slain RTI activist, says Andhalkar’s role should be probed.

Martial music to our ears, fused with a dash of state history
Thu, Jul 07, 2016

THE MARCHING song ‘British Grenadiers’ or sounds of military instruments like drums, pipes and saxophones have exhilarating and enlivening parallels in Maharashtra’s martial history. Be it the Powadas – or narrative ballads from the history of Maratha kings or the motivating song Mard Aamhi Marathe Khare written by great Marathi poet GD Madgulkar or the […]

Shetty murder: Despite ‘enough material’, CBI fails to file chargesheet in land scam case
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

Sandeep Shetty, brother of the slain RTI activist, says probe in this case has been “compromised”.

Reality check: Why death stalks travellers on the Expressway
Sun, Jul 03, 2016

14 years and over 1,400 deaths later, basic tenets of traffic safety still not being followed

Everest climber from Kolkata says his photograph was morphed
Thu, Jun 30, 2016

On June 17, a group of mountaineers approached Pune Police Commissioner Rashmi Shukla and gave a written complaint alleging there were several discrepancies in the claim made by the police couple.

Four parcels with explosive material in 11 months; Pune police remain clueless
Tue, Jun 28, 2016

Sambhaji Brigade wants police to question Sanatan Sanstha seeker Tawde arrested in Dabholkar case

Narendra Dabholkar murder: Virendra Tawade in net, CBI steps up hunt for Sanstha veteran Sarang Akolkar
Wed, Jun 15, 2016

Agency officials say the two discussed Dabholkar in their emails.

Dabholkar murder case: CBI says Tawade is a key conspirator
Sun, Jun 12, 2016

Tawade, a doctor, was arrested by the CBI from Panvel on Friday evening, days after the probe agency searched his residence on June 1.

Pune: Ahead of rains, NDRF conducts survey of landslide-prone areas
Fri, Jun 10, 2016

Pune district, in general, and Pune city, in particular, are among the areas prone to floods and landslides due to presence of several rivers, and the never-ending human activities leading to local geographical changes.

14,500 accidents, 1,400 deaths in 14 years: ‘Maharashtra govt turns deaf ear, agencies play blame game’
Mon, Jun 06, 2016

Findings of extensive study by accident victim’s kin throw light into how vulnerable the stretch is.

Pune: Disaster management cell puts an SOP in place
Sat, Jun 04, 2016

As the monsoon season is approaching, the Fire Brigade has geared up for speedy responses in cases of water logging, tree collapse and large scale water accumulation in areas of low elevations.

Rs 37,000 tax liability: After ED notice to attach residence, Hasan Ali Khan says will be left homeless
Fri, Jun 03, 2016

In 2007, Khan (62) was accused of laundering $8 billion and was termed as the biggest money launderer of India.

Pulgaon fire tragedy: ‘An outstanding soldier’ who will be missed
Wed, Jun 01, 2016

An officer, who has served with Lt Col Pawar in OD Talegaon said, “He was a gem of a person and an outstanding soldier.

Pulgaon fire tragedy: Cause not known yet, but fire safety top priority now
Wed, Jun 01, 2016

Lessons from the fire for the three ordnance depots in Pune.

Pune expressway accident zone: Speeding, underage drivers primary reason for accidents, say police
Fri, May 27, 2016

City-based builder and businessman DS Kulkarni’s car met with the accident, near Khandala exit, after a container crossed over the divider and hit the car.

Manohar Parrikar positive on reducing Red Zone limits, officials blocking it: Shirur MP
Tue, May 17, 2016

The notification for the magazine depot in Dighi was issued in 1990 and the OSD was fixed at 1,145 metres.

Air chief in Pune today to inaugurate IAF’s e-maintenance system
Thu, May 12, 2016

Though the project has several layers of operation, the IAF would opt for online management of its maintenance systems through a web-based application.