After Maharashtra CM steps in, NCP agrees to send mayor to attend PM function

After Maharashtra CM steps in, NCP agrees to send mayor to attend PM function

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis intervened Friday evening to defuse the situation after which the mayor was given a green signal by his party NCP to attend the function.

Window of opportunities opens up for Pune city start-ups

Window of opportunities opens up for Pune city start-ups

The smart city projects talk about usage of technology to upgrade civic life.

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According to the Mumbai Police SIT, Divya was with Gadoli when he was shot by a Gurgaon Police team, which makes her a ‘high-risk witness’

Proposal under consideration, says SDM; inflatable versions of mascot to be put up at major tourist spots

The fire broke out on the fourth floor of the Metro House, a residential and commercial building that houses the popular Cafe Mondegar, around 4 pm.

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Pune: IMA objects to appointment of Ayurveda practitioner as MMC registrar
Pune: IMA objects to appointment of Ayurveda practitioner as MMC registrar

The MMC is a quasi-judicial body that serves as an ethical watchdog and looks into cases of medical negligence.

Engg student found dead near Pune-Mumbai expressway killed self: Cops
Engg student found dead near Pune-Mumbai expressway killed self: Cops

The deceased youth identified as Tanvel Ashok Kadam, was a native of Malegaon in Nashik district.

Pune: 4 animals stuck in Sangli; Rambo Circus says NGO must deliver them back
Pune: 4 animals stuck in Sangli; Rambo Circus says NGO must deliver them back

A horse and a pony have still not been delivered to the Rambo Circus even after the court as ruled in their favour.

Maharashtra: Day after return to party fold, Gurudas Kamat goes after Sanjay Nirupam, Mohan Prakash
Maharashtra: Day after return to party fold, Gurudas Kamat goes after Sanjay Nirupam, Mohan Prakash

Gurudas Kamat’s salvo came just as the Congress was heaving a sigh of relief over his return to the party fold.

Mumbai: Government running on our support, don’t take us for granted, says Shiv Sena
Mumbai: Government running on our support, don’t take us for granted, says Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena is furious, after BJP spokesperson Madhav Bhandari dared the Sena to go for a “divorce” and also referred to Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray as a character from the famous Bollywood film ‘Sholay’.

Mumbai: FIR against Omkar director, 3 others
Mumbai: FIR against Omkar director, 3 others

The complaint referred to the AltaMount project of the firm, a residential complex off WEH in Malad, spanning 10 acres of land. The police said the land was occupied by a slum.

Pune: Nat’l Games gold medalist Naveen John to raise awareness on cycling
Pune: Nat’l Games gold medalist Naveen John to raise awareness on cycling

I have more miles in my legs than most people have in their car, said Naveen John at the event.

Pune to witness good rains only after June 29
Pune to witness good rains only after June 29

The rain belt has shifted to north and there is no strong system to bring about a good spell, says IMD director, weather forecast, Sunita Devi.

Pune: 2 held, 15 chain-snatching cases solved
Pune: 2 held, 15 chain-snatching cases solved

Police have also arrested two jewellers in Sangli, who allegedly bought the robbed gold chains from the accused.

Pune: NGO Maher representatives to attend peace camp in Seattle
Pune: NGO Maher representatives to attend peace camp in Seattle

NGO that runs a home for destitute men, women and children at Wadgaonsheri.

Pune based Jews happy with minority status
Pune based Jews happy with minority status

We will now be able to get holidays for our festivals which we did not get earlier. Our contribution is finally being recognised, says secretary of Succath Shelmo Synagogue, Yoses Nowgaonkar.

‘Pune Municipal Corporations to have 162 corporators and 5 nominated members’
‘Pune Municipal Corporations to have 162 corporators and 5 nominated members’

The Maharashtra government had recently decided to hold four ward electoral panel for forthcoming civic polls instead of the existing two ward electoral panel.

Pune: No name on invite list, upset Mayor says BJP taking credit for ‘smart city’ event
Pune: No name on invite list, upset Mayor says BJP taking credit for ‘smart city’ event

I had to ask for an invitation card, said Mayor Prashant Jagtap from NCP party, in response to an event celebrating the first anniversary of the launch of the Smart City mission.

Pune to showcase multi-modal transit hub, designer streets to celebrate first anniversary of the smart city project
Pune to showcase multi-modal transit hub, designer streets to celebrate first anniversary of the smart city project

These announcements come on the eve of the launch of “How to Make Your City Smart” competition to be announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 25, in Pune.

4 scrap collectors held for ‘stealing’ CPUs, documents from police cellar in Pune
4 scrap collectors held for ‘stealing’ CPUs, documents from police cellar in Pune

With the help of a tip-off from informants, we arrested three women and a man, all scrap material collectors said Assistant inspector Sandeep Deshmane.

Pune: Renowned vocalist robbed of Rs 75,000
Pune: Renowned vocalist robbed of Rs 75,000

Vocalist Mukul Shivputra as allegedly robbed of cash of Rs 75,000.

Another Pune engineering college gets autonomy
Another Pune engineering college gets autonomy

GH Raisoni College of Engineering and Management has been granted autonomy for a period of six years.

Pune DPS to host Kahaani Festival on June 24-25

The Festival aims to bring children and storytellers together, where school students from across the city would be able to engage in creative storytelling sessions, workshops and activities.

Pune: Mystery shrouds death of 20-yr-old student found lying on Expressway
Pune: Mystery shrouds death of 20-yr-old student found lying on Expressway

Police have identified the deceased as Tanvel Ashok Kadam, a second year mechanical engineering student at Sinhagad College of Enginee-ring.

Pune: No shutdown of services from June 27, says IMA
Pune: No shutdown of services from June 27, says IMA

Report on allegations against Vaishali Jadhav expected by July 5