FTII protest reaches Delhi, official to convey students’ concerns to ministry

FTII protest reaches Delhi, official to convey students’ concerns to ministry

At least 80 FTII students gathered at Jantar Mantar around 2 pm to carry out a march to Parliament.

India’s First inter-city and state’s first Successful Heart Transplant: Brain dead woman’s heart gives 22-yr-old a new lease of life

India’s First inter-city and state’s first Successful Heart Transplant: Brain dead woman’s heart gives 22-yr-old a new lease of life

Clockwork precision, concentrated and speedy coordination between airport authorities, two hospitals, government officials and traffic department, and two green corridors in Pune and Mumbai ensure the feat.

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Tucked away in Andheri is a 3-acre monastery that gets prayer requests from across the world; inside, eight Carmelite nuns who almost never step out go about their chores baking the Holy Bread for parishes across Mumbai and praying.

The heritage inventory was prepared by the Chandigarh Administration in 2011 on the directives of the Union Ministry of Home Affairs.

From art installations to Facebook page, students are ‘protesting in an artistic way’

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NCP, Cong, Sena debunk CM’s smart city plan
NCP, Cong, Sena debunk CM’s smart city plan

State’s decision to club PMC, PCMC as one is not acceptable to the parties.

National award winning film on child abuse to be shown in PMC schools
National award winning film on child abuse to be shown in PMC schools

The women and child development ministry and the Central Board of Secondary Education have endorsed the movie. The movie would be telecast soon, said ministry officials

After lapses in furlough to two convicts, prison dept to tighten rules
After lapses in furlough to two convicts, prison dept to tighten rules

The two convicts undergoing life sentence at Nashik jail were released on furlough despite the government order against it.

FTII protest reaches Delhi, official to convey students’ concerns to ministry
FTII protest reaches Delhi, official to convey students’ concerns to ministry

At least 80 FTII students gathered at Jantar Mantar around 2 pm to carry out a march to Parliament.

First-of-its-kind: E-commerce project brings Bohri Ali shops under one platform
First-of-its-kind: E-commerce project brings Bohri Ali shops under one platform

Brainchild of three brothers, though not even a month into the launch, the e-commerce store has received bookings from Ghaziabad, Chennai, Mumbai and Jamnagar.

Pune minor girl forced into marriage in Punjab, 2 booked
Pune minor girl forced into marriage in Punjab, 2 booked

The suspects took the girl to Hoshiarpur in Punjab. on the pretext of getting her and her mother good jobs.

MH370 mystery: As debris floats up, Pune family waits for answers
MH370 mystery: As debris floats up, Pune family waits for answers

The family was torn apart after the tragedy 16 months ago.

Top 4 posts at FTII shrouded in ambiguity
Top 4 posts at FTII shrouded in ambiguity

Posts of dean (films and television) vacant; director on additional charge; chairman in the centre of row.

Ready reckoner rates to get realistic with GIS mapping

Ahead of this year’s declaration, the pilots initiated for Pune, Mumbai and Thane is set to be completed so that “micro valuation” with the help of these maps is possible.

Not a perfect 10: CM’s smart city plan causes confusion in PMC, PCMC
Not a perfect 10: CM’s smart city plan causes confusion in PMC, PCMC

Govt denies it goofed up, says Pimpri-Chinchwad & Pune would be developed as one agglomeration.

BRTS dry run: A bumpy ride on Day One
BRTS dry run: A bumpy ride on Day One

The trial run throws up glitches on 7-km Sangamwadi-Vishrantwadi stretch, bus doors refuse to open, shelters do not have electricity supply.

Maharashtra govt move  on LBT sends civic bodies into a tailspin
Maharashtra govt move on LBT sends civic bodies into a tailspin

‘CM Fadnavis’s promise to compensate with stamp duty collection is hazy’

Hours after repair work gets over, another landslide hits expressway
Hours after repair work gets over, another landslide hits expressway

Prosecution says application not maintainable in law.

FYJC: List out after final round, admission process completed
FYJC: List out after final round, admission process completed

Students will not be given any more change of college and they have to take admissions wherever they have been allotted until August 1. No offline admissions will be allowed in colleges.

Mission Smart City: Pune makes it to list of 100
Mission Smart City: Pune makes it to list of 100

Pune is among 10 cities from the state in the list of 100. Now, the PMC will apply for financial assistance for specific projects under the initiative.

Oncoplastic surgery: Women with breast cancer are happy with reconstructed ones, says study by Pune doc
Oncoplastic surgery: Women with breast cancer are happy with reconstructed ones, says study by Pune doc

As part of the study, 150 women were evaluated for a year post-reconstruction surgery, using objective, clinical and psychological parameters.

Police Crackdown: Illegal arms detection cell gets cracking,  seven pistols seized in three days
Police Crackdown: Illegal arms detection cell gets cracking, seven pistols seized in three days

Police have identified nearly 300 history-sheeters involved in firearms trade in the last five years. While 45 suspects are currently under close watch of the police.

One year after the tragedy, Malin breaks down again
One year after the tragedy, Malin breaks down again

As many as 151 persons had died in the landslide that rendered several homeless and sent a strong warning to the government to take a serious look at the vulnerable hills in Pune district.

Row over RTE Admissions: Education department team of 15 inspects schools
Row over RTE Admissions: Education department team of 15 inspects schools

Activists, however, alleged the department was refusing to commit to a time-frame for completion of the process

Pune’s record among worst: Special scheme for bridging urban-rural entrepreneurship gap fails to take off in state
Pune’s record among worst: Special scheme for bridging urban-rural entrepreneurship gap fails to take off in state

Few districts have managed to implement PMEGP scheme, introduced in ’08