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Maria Carballo claimed Stan Lee's assistant knew of his "inappropriate behavior." The massage therapist added the #MeToo movement inspired her "to fight for her dignity by standing up for herself."

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Kaushiki, starring Rannvijay Singh and Sayani Gupta, explores the dark side of a group of friends. The web series starts streaming on Viu from April 27.

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Sanju, the biographical film on Sanjay Dutt starring Ranbir Kapoor, promises to show the life, the trials and the struggles of the superstar. With Rajkumar Hirani helming the project, we expect this to make an impact.

Technology

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Scientists have confirmed that Mars may have had water till 3.5 billion years ago, when lakes were estimated to have dried up.

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Facebook has just revealed the criteria, called Community Guidelines, for reviewing accounts that have been blocked, while also introducing a second appeals option.

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The P20 Pro could be the showcase device that helps Huawei break into India’s super-premium smartphone segment. Huawei P20 Pro competes with Apple's iPhone X and Samsung's Galaxy S9+.

Pune News

Impeachment of CJI: NCP will continue to fight against wrongdoings in judiciary, says Supriya Sule
Impeachment of CJI: NCP will continue to fight against wrongdoings in judiciary, says Supriya Sule

“The impeachment notice might have been rejected, but our fight against the wrongdoings would continue,” Supriya Sule, the daughter of NCP chief Sharad Pawar, said.

Pune: In 3 months, Emergency Medical Services attends 1,286 calls seeking help for burn patients
Pune: In 3 months, Emergency Medical Services attends 1,286 calls seeking help for burn patients

The Maharashtra Emergency Medical Services (MEMS), which offers medical assistance anywhere in the state on the 108-prefixed toll-free number, attended 1,286 calls related to burns patients from January till March this year.

Grey Heron, tagged for bird flu programme, sighted after 4 years in Pune
Grey Heron, tagged for bird flu programme, sighted after 4 years in Pune

The sighting, four years after the surveillance programme was launched, throws light on the so-far unknown movement pattern of the Grey Herons and their longevity in the wild

Three regional offices nearly closed, NFAI proposed another but it was rejected
Three regional offices nearly closed, NFAI proposed another but it was rejected

Interestingly, while NFAI was pushing for a new regional office, existing ones in Bengaluru, Kolkata and Thiruvananthapuram are all but closed and there has been no attempt to revive them.

Six months after Anupam Kher’s appointment, FTII yet to get Governing Council
Six months after Anupam Kher’s appointment, FTII yet to get Governing Council

Students pointed out that several important decisions, like hike in application fees for entrance examinations, were taken by the FTII director in an ad hoc manner, without holding any deliberation.

Pune: MLAs, MPs and civic officials give road safety committee meet a miss
Pune: MLAs, MPs and civic officials give road safety committee meet a miss

Of the 21 MLAs, 19 stayed away from both the meetings. Ministers Girish Bapat and Vijay Shivtare were present for one meeting.

Girl who became homeless after Koregaon Bhima violence, found dead
Girl who became homeless after Koregaon Bhima violence, found dead

On Saturday night, her family members had informed the police station that she had gone missing. Her body was found floating in a well on Sunday morning.

Bid to bypass middlemen: MSAMB to help 1,000 farmers sell mangoes directly to consumers
Bid to bypass middlemen: MSAMB to help 1,000 farmers sell mangoes directly to consumers

As of now, such festivals have started in Pune and similar festivals are in the pipeline for cities like Solapur, Nashik, Nagpur, Aurangabad etc. Talks are also underway to hold such festivals in Madhya Pradesh in cities like Indore and Bhopal.

Case over Elgaar Parishad: Before search operations, A trail of ‘Naxal links’, multiple arrests, convictions & acquittals
Case over Elgaar Parishad: Before search operations, A trail of ‘Naxal links’, multiple arrests, convictions & acquittals

The artistes say while KKM was indeed active in the Elgaar Parishad, Deepak Dhengle was not part of the organising team. They claim the inclusion of Dhengle’s name in the FIR shows that the complaint was filed with ‘wrong intentions and bias’.

After youth drowns in civic pool, Pune municipality forms panel to check safety measures
After youth drowns in civic pool, Pune municipality forms panel to check safety measures

In an order issued on Friday, Additional Municipal Commissioner Sheetal Ugale-Teli said it was necessary to check safety measures and appoint life guards at civic-owned swimming pools, which were used by many Pune residents and students.

Ayaan Ali Bangash’s sarod ‘mishandled’ at Pune airport
Ayaan Ali Bangash’s sarod ‘mishandled’ at Pune airport

Just before he boarded the plane, Ayaan said he noticed that his sarod was being ferried to the aircraft in a baggage trolley in a “haphazard” manner, despite his request to the airline to handle the fragile instrument carefully.

Construction of ‘entry gates’ to religious places, housing societies under state scanner
Construction of ‘entry gates’ to religious places, housing societies under state scanner

From now, the construction of structures at public spaces, roads, footpaths or highways should not be allowed without the consent of the concerned authorities of Public Works Department, National Highway Authority of India and local civic bodies.

South Asia climate meet comes up with monsoon forecast for region, says it will be normal
South Asia climate meet comes up with monsoon forecast for region, says it will be normal

The forecast is helpful for India’s neighbouring nations, which don’t have advanced facilities to issue forecasts and make predictions.

Pune: IAF staffer booked for molestation
Pune: IAF staffer booked for molestation

The incident took place on the night of April 15, when the complainant had gone to Kalwad Vasti near Air Force Station to meet a friend.

Koregaon Bhima violence: Court grants bail to Milind Ekbote
Koregaon Bhima violence: Court grants bail to Milind Ekbote

Following complaint filed by Dalit activist, offence of was lodged against Ekbote on charges of attempt to murder, atrocity against Dalits and conspiracy of January 1 violence. Ekbote was arrested in this case on March 14, but was later granted bail by the court.

Ganeshkhind Road: Two-wheelers take over new cycle tracks in city
Ganeshkhind Road: Two-wheelers take over new cycle tracks in city

Even before cyclists could take their first ride on the newly-constructed concrete cycle tracks along Ganeshkhind Road in the city, two-wheeler riders have already started using the facility illegally.

Police machinery working under political pressure: KKM artistes
Police machinery working under political pressure: KKM artistes

Both Gaichor and Jagtap were part of the organising committee of the Elgaar Parishad, a conference held at Shaniwar Wada on December 31 last year to mark the 200th year of the Battle of Koregaon Bhima.

Bhima-Koregaon violence: In 4 cities, Pune cops search houses of 8 with ‘Maoist links’
Bhima-Koregaon violence: In 4 cities, Pune cops search houses of 8 with ‘Maoist links’

The conference was held in Shaniwar Wada on December 31 last year to mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Bhima Koregaon.

From Rs 2 to Rs 6/hr: Bicycle-sharing facility gets costlier in Pune
From Rs 2 to Rs 6/hr: Bicycle-sharing facility gets costlier in Pune

Users of the service have expressed disappointment over the change in rental.

Saurabh Rao appointed PMC chief, Naval Kishore Ram is new Pune district collector
Saurabh Rao appointed PMC chief, Naval Kishore Ram is new Pune district collector

Saurabh Rao, who was Pune Collector for four years, will take charge on Tuesday from acting in-charge and additional municipal commissioner Sheetal Ugale-Teli.