Friday, Nov 21, 2014
New education minister bats for return of student polls to colleges

New education minister bats for return of student polls to colleges

Students union elections in Maharashtra were banned following violent incidents and law and order problems, way back in 1991.

No land, investors bypass Pune district

No land, investors bypass Pune district

MIDC now scouts for business locations at Indapur

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Dwarka woman’s parents arrested in apparent honour killing, man’s family say she may be alive.

Hearing the pleas, the court questioned why the Waqf board has not taken any action on the issue.

PAU's organisation SWA is now funding the treatment of nine thalassemic children from poor background.

The molestation incident in the school wasn't reported to the police who got to know from the locals.

About 30 per cent of Mumbai’s 12 million people use these 30 public hospitals.

As per BMC data, the city has recorded over 4,000 dengue cases in both, public and private hospitals.

The Calcutta HC on Tuesday directed the commissioner of Kolkata Police to meet state BJP representatives.

Police data shows of 1704 rapes this year, only 72 by total strangers; over a third of victims under 16 yrs

Children in slums have little option but to defecate in the open; even toilets constructed by BMC do not have child-sized squatting facility.

According to sources Mitra told the agency that since he was not well he would go to their office some other day.

Chaskar said parking charges so far did not have uniformity and now it has been rationalised.

The workers recognised the characteristically pungent smell immediately, as a result of which most were able to escape in time.

The Congress this time has decided to break from tradition and announce its candidates’ list soon.

Vanquished three-time Cong MLA from Bandra West bombards constituents with ‘thank-you’ pamphlets

The leaders also requested the Minority Affairs department to revive the 15-point programme to its full force in the state.

The cadre feels that the PM’s charisma will win the state polls as it did for the Lok Sabha in May when the BJP won all seven seats.

All you need is a mobile phone with an active number and wi-fi receiver.

Santosh Salvi, 35, of Pune, was remanded in police custody until November 24 by a holiday court .

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No land, investors bypass Pune district
No land, investors bypass Pune district

MIDC now scouts for business locations at Indapur

New education minister bats for return of student polls to colleges
New education minister bats for return of student polls to colleges

Students union elections in Maharashtra were banned following violent incidents and law and order problems, way back in 1991.

Teacher arrested for ‘molesting’ seven students over one year
Teacher arrested for ‘molesting’ seven students over one year

The molestation incident in the school wasn’t reported to the police who got to know from the locals.

CME: Medical council makes 30-min ethics sessions mandatory
CME: Medical council makes 30-min ethics sessions mandatory

Maharashtra Medical Council (MMC) on Wednesday also gave a strong push to introduce ethics as a subject in MBBS curriculum.

PMC to conduct counselling session for school bus drivers, parents, principals
PMC to conduct counselling session for school bus drivers, parents, principals

Psychologists will hold counselling sessions and traffic police officials will talk about rules, regulations and punishment.

Every hour, more than 40 people drown: WHO report
Every hour, more than 40 people drown: WHO report

In India, the National Crime Record Bureau reports show that there have been 30,041 deaths due to drowning in 2013

PMC’s hunt for garbage space gets hit by protest after protest
PMC’s hunt for garbage space gets hit by protest after protest

There will always be resistance from Local people to dumping of garbage, so where do we go, ask civic officials

Varsity strikes  down students’ demand to end parking fee
Varsity strikes down students’ demand to end parking fee

Chaskar said parking charges so far did not have uniformity and now it has been rationalised.

Will axe fall on Hindustan Antibiotics started by Nehru?
Will axe fall on Hindustan Antibiotics started by Nehru?

The question is nagging over 1,000 jittery employees of the famous penicillin factory started after the death of Kasturba Gandhi

On Fadnavis agenda — making Pune IT capital of India
On Fadnavis agenda — making Pune IT capital of India

The state government had 10 years back formulated a special IT policy to develop the IT sector.

Another question paper ‘leak’ rocks varsity
Another question paper ‘leak’ rocks varsity

Questions allegedly circulated in Nashik on WhatsApp before exam

Politicians join protest to put brakes on helmet drive
Politicians join protest to put brakes on helmet drive

Kothrud MLA Medha Kulkarni urges CM to stop police from enforcing norm, says Fadnavis promised ‘appropriate action’

In Pimpri, NCP open to tie-up but BJP says not interested
In Pimpri, NCP open to tie-up but BJP says not interested

The BJP, however, says it is not interested in joining hands with the NCP as it was preparing to fight the party in the next civic elections.

In Zilla Parishad, NCP and BJP may upset Shiv Sena, Congress
In Zilla Parishad, NCP and BJP may upset Shiv Sena, Congress

In the 75-member strong Pune ZP, NCP enjoys absolute power with 39 members while the BJP has only three.

Changed equations between ex-allies begin to show impact in local politics
Changed equations between ex-allies begin to show impact in local politics

BJP backs NCP move to spend civic funds on BRTS, but ruling alliance partner Congress opposes.

At least eight crushed to death after metal container detaches from truck
At least eight crushed to death after metal container detaches from truck

Local police said that people who were killed were waiting for a bus on the highway.

Driver held for ‘raping’ minor in school van
Driver held for ‘raping’ minor in school van

Police arrested the 30-year-old driver, a resident of Kamte Vasti in Shivne.

Agencies get ready for direct benefit transfer of LPG
Agencies get ready for direct benefit transfer of LPG

The second phase of the scheme will begin in the district on January 1.

Amit Shah keeps mum on NCP role during trust vote
Amit Shah keeps mum on NCP role during trust vote

“Public will get answers. I will speak at appropriate time,” said BJP president Amit Shah.

IITM works on climate model for IPCC meet
IITM works on climate model for IPCC meet

This will be a change from seasonal prediction to a long-term climate model covering all parameters.

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