60% of BSc nursing students fail across state, fault marking system

60% of BSc nursing students fail across state, fault marking system

Varsity says new marking system adopted to improve quality; forms panel to find a solution.

MLSTA starts free tennis racquet library to train tribal kids in the game

MLSTA starts free tennis racquet library to train tribal kids in the game

Library already running in tribal areas of Jalna, Hingoli and Hinganghat.

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Active campaigning is going on inside the hostels, and the candidates can be seen making promises for an improved atmosphere at Panjab University.

Birds fly for only 10-20 m around a sanctuary.

Tejasvi Sevekari which is a community-based organisation sex workers in the city, said the mapping started in mid-June and the number of brothels is expected to be at least 440 this time.

Controversial historian ready to meet Sambhaji Brigade

Patel members to protest with masks of Sardar Patel

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Deputy collector’s purse carrying her pistol, cartridges stolen
Deputy collector’s purse carrying her pistol, cartridges stolen

Asmita More’s car was broken into when she was practising Dhol Tasha

Smart city plan: Civic body to appoint McKinsey as consultants
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According to civic administration, the Centre has shortlisted PMC among the 100 potential smart cities in the country.

PMC to make 10 additional electoral panels container free
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PMRDA proposes Metro line from Shivajinagar to Hinjewwadi
PMRDA proposes Metro line from Shivajinagar to Hinjewwadi

Of the 21.6 km distance between Shivajinagar and Hinjewadi, only 6 km passes through PMC while the rest passes through PCMC and MIDC areas.

Fake IPS officer arrested
Fake IPS officer arrested

During sustained interrogation, Pawar admitted he was not an IPS officer.

German Bakery blast: Defence wants to cross-examine 40 witnesses
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MLSTA starts free tennis racquet library to train tribal kids in the game
MLSTA starts free tennis racquet library to train tribal kids in the game

Library already running in tribal areas of Jalna, Hingoli and Hinganghat.

Two held with meow meow worth Rs 5.3 lakh
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The police interrogation revealed that they came to Pune to sell the narcotics.

FDA raids 366 paan stall owners in Pune and PCMC, seizes gutkha from 136 stall owners
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Ganesh pandals: Political parties turn down policy draft
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PMC readying schedule for water cuts
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Dastur Junior College issued notice for denying admission

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Pune makes it to list of potential smart cities, sans PCMC
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Union govt declares Pune a smart city nominee, against state’s stand to club PMC with PCMC

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