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Pune: On the plate of a warkari — Simple but healthy dishes, courtesy the kindness of strangers

Warkaris said that their meals comprised simple dishes, such as roti and sabji, daal and rice, upma, poha, and gulab jamun, boondi laddu, balushahi or other sweets. The food is either brought to them or cooked at the halting spots.

From 12th century village to ‘Oxford of the East’: A history of Pune, presented for migrants

The story of this journey will be the subject of a lecture, titled ‘19th century Pune’, at Art2Day Gallery on Bhandarkar Road at 6.30 pm on January 4.


Pune: Students take lessons in politics from city MP Anil Shirole

On Friday, the school kicked off its ‘Experiential Learning Programme (ELP)’, the first by any city school, under which students get to spend an entire day with a professional, learn about their work day and gain hands-on experience.

‘A smart Pune must do things differently to retain its claim to be one of the best cities’

Indian cities have, however, grown without much planning for rapid growth and Pune is no exception.

Thriving cab services’ biggest challenge— Finding drivers

Apart from being mostly efficient and safe, they charge nominal fares, making it a first choice for many commuters.

Irrigation dept releases water without request

Officials say no request received from farmers between 2008 and 2013; activists say water distribution should be based on scientific studies, allege lack of transparency in current system.


When will wearing helmets become a norm?

Bike accidents on pune roads : In 4 years,617 accidents,780 dead,1,112 injured,249 in the age-group of 15 to 24 years

Pune airport to come up at Khed SEZ,418 hectares need to be acquired

Decision taken at a meeting with PM in Delhi; airport with two runways needs 1,268 hectares,says MADC.

Taps to run dry in city on Thursday

There will be no water supply in city on Thursday as the civic administration will take up maintenance and repair work at Parvati water works.

Indiscipline rampant,civic chief promises strict action

Exactly a year ago,Newsline had reported how quarrels,use of filthy language and addiction to whiteners had become rampant in civic schools.

Pune city Photos

Scores of devotees at the Sant Dyaneshwar Palkhi

Scores of devotees made their way to Pandarpur from Pune along with the Sant Dyaneshwar palkhi at the Dive Ghat.