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Sunday, January 19, 2020



Man asks for woman's phone number on Twitter, Pune Police had the perfect reply

January 13, 2020 6:33 pm

The official handle of the Pune Police responded, saying that it was more interested in his number. Other social media users praised the response.

NCCS studies decode 2 key brain receptors

January 12, 2020 4:33 am

Play crucial role in motor coordination, learning, high-frequency hearing, other brain functions

Haryana man, his two aides arrested in Chikhali ATM break case

January 12, 2020 4:23 am

A press release issued by Pimpri-Chinchwad Police stated that a criminal, identified as Vakil alias Shakil Mohammed Harun, involved in ATM break cases, was arrested by Delhi Police in December.

Pune: Science fest at IISER focuses on AI, neuroscience, life sciences

January 12, 2020 4:17 am

The India Science Festival 2020 has been organised by Aspiring Minds in association with academic partner, Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute at Harvard University.

‘Music cuts through differences, reaches community and audience’

January 12, 2020 4:35 am

Dr Lakshminarayana Subramaniam led performances of ‘Raghupathi Raghava Raja Ram’ and ‘Vaishnava Jana To’ by Castile and León Symphony Orchestra from Spain and singer Kavita Krishnamurthy in Pune this week.

NGT slaps fine on Lonavala civic body, Maha pollution & irrigation dept, Maval tehsildar

January 12, 2020 2:23 pm

The agencies failed to file report on ‘illegal’ building even after months

Protests led by Sambhajiraje called off after Uddhav rushes minister to Pune with promises

January 12, 2020 2:26 pm

Announcing that the government was committed to the autonomy of SARTHI, Eknath Shinde said the government will fight the Maratha reservation case in the Supreme Court.

Pune: Vegetable prices rising, pouched milk price set to increase

January 12, 2020 2:19 pm

Urban consumers will have to pay more for green vegetables due to the sudden rise in wholesale and retail prices.

Pune: Will fill over 100 teaching vacancies in SPPU soon, says Education minister

January 12, 2020 3:21 am

The advertisements in this regard will be issued in the next one month, said Uday Samant.

Explained: In Pune’s underground, how giant machines are paving the way for Metro trains

January 13, 2020 7:24 am

Four tunnel-boring machines, which will construct two parallel tunnels between the two locations, are expected to finish the tunnelling work within two years. The Indian Express explains how the machines function.


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.