January 7, 2009 12:50 am

Once again it’s that time of the year when Pune,is all geared up to host the awaited Vasantotsav,the annual cultural extravaganza organised by the Vasantrao Deshpande Pratishthan.

January 7, 2009 12:47 am

Most of us who tune in to Big 92.7,the local FM radio station,hear Anubhav Kalra every morning. But many have never seen him.

January 7, 2009 12:46 am

Aruna Naik Memorial Foundation donated an ambulance to Kalyani Hospital and Gajraj Mitra Mandal during an event that took place at Tilak Smarak Mandir recently.

January 7, 2009 12:44 am

Traders of the grain market and the vegetable market in Sector 26 have decided to go on a strike from Wednesday.

January 7, 2009 12:44 am

They say promises are made to be broken and so are the new-year resolutions. Well,that remains an open-ended question.

January 7, 2009 12:43 am

The thought of undergoing a bypass or an open-heart surgery is in itself heart-aching news.

January 7, 2009 12:43 am

More than 150 locals blocked traffic on the Chandimandir-Jallah road for over four hours today after a seven-year-old child was crushed under a truck.

January 7, 2009 12:42 am

The district consumer disputes redressal forum has directed Tata AIG General Insurance Company to pay Rs 20,000 as compensation for deficiency in services.

January 7, 2009 12:42 am

In a deposition before the court of Additional District and Sessions judge S K Aggarwal on Tuesday,11-year-old Osean Sandhu...

January 7, 2009 12:41 am

Miscreants decamp with cash,jewellery worth Rs 17 lakh Nearly seven unidentified persons entered the Sanatan Dharam Mandir in Sector 37 last night and decamped with cash and jewellery worth Rs 17 lakh.

January 7, 2009 12:40 am

The Lions Clubs International Foundation aided project of Comprehensive Rehabilitation Centre will be inaugurated on Wednesday at Lokmanya Hospital,Nigdi,by district governor MJF CA Jitendra Mehta in the presence of former international president MJF Dr Ashokji Mehta.

January 7, 2009 12:38 am

The Gujarat women's cricket team won their match against Saurashtra on a higher first innings lead thanks to a century scored by Disha Patel in the senior women's west zone league being played at the Poona Club cricket ground on Tuesday.

January 7, 2009 12:38 am

One forty six people including five women were arrested from a club in Borivali for gambling,on Monday.

January 7, 2009 12:37 am

A 23-year-old housewife from Kurla has filed a case of harassment against 11 members of her husband’s family,including his grandmother,maternal uncles and paternal aunts.

January 7, 2009 12:37 am

Polymer Youth Forum will host Late Pravin Mehta and Late Dilip Jain Trophy Inter Plastic Industry Cricket Tournament from January 8-11. The tournament will be played on Tata Motors grounds.

January 7, 2009 12:37 am

A sub-inspector of the Wadania Bridge Police Chowki was suspended on Tuesday on charges of misconduct with another police officer.

January 7, 2009 12:36 am

Vasai-infant-sale case took a new turn after the police decided to investigate whether the infant was sold on instructions of the mother.

January 7, 2009 12:36 am

Jammu & Kashmir Police scraped past Wilred leisure Club 6-5 in the tiebreak,while CRPF,Jalandhar,defeated Mumbai's Kenkre Academy 2-1 to enter the quarterfinals of the fourth edition of the late Surendra Anand Invitational Football Tournament played at the CAFVD Sports Stadium,Khadki,here.

January 7, 2009 12:35 am

The 12-point demand charter put forward by the Gujarat State Primary Teachers Federation at its meeting on Sunday is likely to get a 'go-ahead' in full,hinted Education Minister Ramanlal Vora.

January 7, 2009 12:35 am

The youth who had rammed Moti Jhangiani (83) while riding his father’s motorcycle was released on bail.

January 7, 2009 12:35 am

The third day of M S University's (MSU) BBA Baazigar-Season-3 saw all the final 20 teams executing their business plans right from 12 am on Tuesday.

January 7, 2009 12:34 am

The Controllerate for Quality Assurance (Ammunition),Khadki,will begin its golden jubilee celebrations this year on January 9 and 10.

January 7, 2009 12:34 am

While Hypnotherapy has gained higher acceptance in several developed countries,it is still considered 'black magic' in India,said experts at the 5th National Conference and Workshop on Hypnotherapy...

January 7, 2009 12:33 am

Even as the truckers continued their strike on the second day,the state saw fewer trucks coming in its limits from outside.

January 7, 2009 12:33 am

ING Vysya Bank has opened its 425th branch in the country and second in Pune at Chinchwad on the Old Pune-Mumbai Highway on Tuesday.

January 7, 2009 12:32 am

Charges against Maria Susairaj and her fiancé Emile Jerome in the sensational Neeraj Grover murder case will be filed by the prosecution in the sessions court on January 13.

January 7, 2009 12:32 am

With a view to inform common people about the proactive disclosures under the Right to Information (RTI) Act,the Mahiti Adhikar Gujarat Pahel (MPAG)...

January 7, 2009 12:32 am

In a bid to improve its source of income,the Pune Municipal Corporation has decided to collect royalty and premium from telecom companies and other public utilities for laying underground cables in its limits.

January 7, 2009 12:31 am

A day after Rohini Sonawane the 25-year-old resident doctor at King Edward Memorial Hospital committed suicide,police officials investigating the case have registered a complaint against the doctor’s husband Ganesh Sonawane...

January 7, 2009 12:31 am

Panchmahals district,particularly the Godhra-Dahod Highway,has registered an unprecedented increase in fatal accidents. As many as 24 deaths took place in last week,including three on Tuesday.

January 7, 2009 12:30 am

Twenty-nine sugar mills in the state,that have been shut for the last many years will be auctioned off,said State Cooperatives Minister Harshavardhan Patil on Tuesday.

January 7, 2009 12:30 am

Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications on Tuesday launched GSM services in Gujarat with a special offer of free local talk-time worth Rs 900 on any network for a duration of three months.

January 7, 2009 12:30 am

As a result of the retail sector being hit hard due to economic meltdown,the number of mall projects completed last year has become less than half of what was expected.

January 7, 2009 12:29 am

The unabated forced unemployment faced by ‘Ratna Kalakars’ or diamond workers in the state,due to the economic meltdown,has prompted the state committee of the CPM to start a state-level campaign to focus on the prevailing crisis.

January 7, 2009 12:29 am

Burdened with diabetes and hypertension,Americans are looking at alternate forms of medicine,other than anti-depressant pills,says Minal Vazirani,a US-based doctor of internal medicine.

January 7, 2009 12:28 am

The state government has agreed to tap extra water supply from the Bhatsa dam and provide the city with an additional 100 MLD water from the dam.