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Sunday, May 09, 2021



Pune: Cook arrested for ‘stealing Rs 60 lakh from employer’

May 09, 2021 3:12 am

The money was stolen from the house of Ajit Rajhans (31), a resident of Mahin-dra Antheia society in Pimpri on April 28.

Pune: Elderly woman found murdered, teenager arrested within 6 hours of crime

May 08, 2021 10:35 pm

Police suspect that theft was the motive behind the murder, but investigation is on to look into other angles.

Pune: Activists, BJP protest against move to merge part of PCNTDA with PMRDA

May 08, 2021 10:31 pm

Activists an voluntary organisation have decided to bring all the groups under the banner of 'Amhi Pimpri-Chinchwadkar' and launch an agitation.

Pimpri-Chinchwad: Over two lakh residents beat Covid in 14 months, recovery rate remains high

May 08, 2021 8:29 pm

According to the health department, the recovery rate is highest in the 0-12 years age group at 89 per cent, followed by the the 13-21 years age group at 88 per cent.

Pune: Satara cop's mother murdered, money stolen from her residence

May 08, 2021 8:19 pm

Initial investigation has revealed that the assailant fatally hit Shahbai on the head with an iron pipe. Then he took her house keys and stole Rs 65,000 from her residence.

Lohegaon and Pashan record moderate rain

May 08, 2021 7:45 pm

On Saturday, the maximum temperature recorded at Shivajinagar was 38.2 degrees, Pashan recorded 38.3 degrees and at Lohegaon, it was 38.4 degrees Celsius.

Conducting last rites of Covid patients: In Manchar village, some good men take up task others declined

May 08, 2021 9:10 pm

Over a year after the pandemic started, and in the middle of a massive second surge of infections, Ganjale and his team has been called repeatedly to conduct the last rites of Covid-19 patients.

Pimpri-Chinchwad flares up over move to merge PCNTDA with PMRDA, activists, politicians launch protest

May 08, 2021 3:15 pm

The activists said under the banner of Nagrik Haqq Surakashi Samiti, they have decided to bring together all social and political organisations and launch the agitation as "Amhi Pimpri-Chinchwadkar”.

DRI seizes 25 kg heroin from foreign nationals at Bengaluru, Chennai airports

May 08, 2021 10:18 am

The couriers carrying the drugs had taken the flights to India from some middle-eastern countries, though their point of origin was somewhere else.

Pune Municipal Corporation to file affidavit to present current Covid situation in Bombay HC

May 07, 2021 11:14 pm

PMC Mayor says there is no need for strict lockdown in Pune.


Pune imposes night curfew to control COVID-19 surge

April 03, 2021 10:53 pm

As Covid-19 cases are rising in the district, night curfew timings have been revised to 6 pm-6 am from the earlier 8 pm-7 am.

Fire breaks out at Pune's iconic Fashion Street market

March 27, 2021 12:56 pm

Pune Fashion Street market fire: A major fire broke out at the famous Fashion Street market in the Pune Cantonment area late on Friday night, officials said.

Express Wanderlust: Pune's Shaniwar Wada fort reopens; learn more about its history

January 12, 2021 12:54 pm

The Shaniwar Wada fort in Pune draws tourists from all corners of the country. This historical fortification was built in the year 1736, when the Maratha Empire was teeming with victories. Learn more here

Amid Covid-19, Pune's Rambo Circus opens its colourful tent digitally

August 29, 2020 11:52 am

Rambo, one of India’s biggest and oldest circuses, is fighting back the Covid-19 pandemic by taking an hour-long show – “Life is a circus – An Ode to the Greatest Showmanship” – online. It is, possibly, the first circus in India to do so.

Virat Kohli warms up with Men in Blue in Pune ahead of India's second Test

October 10, 2019 7:10 am

Ahead of the second Test match against South Africa in Pune, the Indian cricket team had their team practice session at the Gahunjhe Stadium amidst the fans.

Landslide on Mumbai-Pune Expressway kills two, five injured

July 19, 2015 9:15 pm

The landslide stuck near the Adoshi tunnel around 12 noon, stopping traffic on both Pune and Mumbai side of the Expressway.


Police detain protestors opposing Sanjay Dutt's release

February 25, 2016 5:54 am

Pune, Feb 25 (ANI): The Pune police on Thursday detained protestors opposing the release of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt from the Yerawada jail. The 56-year-old, who has spent 42 months in prison, walked out of jail around eight months ahead of time - the reprieve was granted on grounds of good behaviour. The security outside the Yerawada jail has been tightened in view of Dutt's release. Meanwhile, a PIL has also been filed in Bombay High Court by social activist Pradeep Bhalekar, seeking a stay on early release of the 56-year-old actor. The PIL says several convicts secure good-conduct reports from prison authorities but are not granted remission or early release. Reportedly, the actor has been out on parole for 90 days in December 2013 and again in August last for 30 days for personal reasons.

Body of girl who died in Russia arrives in Mumbai

February 17, 2016 2:05 pm

Mumbai, Feb 17 (ANI): The body of a girl who died in a fire incident in Russia arrived in Mumbai on Wednesday. In the shocking tragedy, two medical students from Maharashtra died of suffocation after a fire broke out in their institute in Russia on Sunday morning. The deceased were identified as Karishma Bhosale (20) from Pune and Pooja Kallur (22) from Nerul. BJP leader Kirit Somaiya was seen condoling the family members of the girl.

Use 'Swadeshi' products to help retrieve black money: Ramdev

January 12, 2016 6:51 am

Pune, Jan 12 (ANI): Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev on Tuesday talked about the issue of black money at a Yoga Camp in Pune and said that in order to bring back the black money, the people of the country should boycott all foreign products and use ‘swadeshi'products. He said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tried to bring about a revolution by giving swadeshi products its due importance.