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Pune: Special drive to encourage communities to avail benefits of financial assistance scheme

The Sanjay Gandhi Niradhar Anudan scheme is applicable for destitute persons aged below 65 years, orphan children, the differently-abled, those suffering from TB, cancer, AIDS, leprosy and other critical illnesses.

Pune: Fire breaks out in bus, narrow escape for 29 passengers

According to Pune Fire Brigade officials, the fire was first reported at 8.15 pm near Ramwadi Corner. By the time fire tenders from Yerawada station could reach the spot, all the passengers had disembarked but the blaze had engulfed the entire bus.


Pune: 17-year-old girl found dead in lodge room with multiple razor injuries, male friend missing

The girl, a student in a local college, had come to the lodge earlier in the day with a male friend, said police. The youth is reportedly missing and police are looking for him.

Pune: Environment awareness centre marks one year with events on wildlife, art

The day will include events such as “All About Butterflies”, “Peacocks and People” and “Live Landscape Painting Demonstration”. Over 100 children will attend these events in three batches.

Controversy over Pimpri Chinchwad Mayor firing in air, he denies claim

The incident apparently happened after the ‘jal pujan’ at Pavana dam when the mayor and officials accompanying him were returning to Pimpri-Chinchwad. The mayor apparently fired in the air to celebrate the ‘jal pujan’.

Pune: Amid automobile sector slowdown, SMEs bear the brunt with work down by 20 pc

Spread across the industrial areas of Pimpri-Chinchwad, Chakan, Bhosari, Moshi and Talawade, 12,000 small and medium scale industries provide jobs to around four-five lakh people.


Pune top news: BJP MLA asks PCMC to restart water supply in Pimpri Chinchwad, Kargil war celebrations come to a close, and more 

From BJP MLA asking PCMC to restart water supply in Pimpri Chinchwad to Kargil war celebration coming to an end in the city, here are the top news from Pune on Wednesday morning. 

Pune BPO employee rape and murder: Bombay HC commutes 2 convicts' death penalty to life term

The Bombay HC said there had been 'inordinate delay' in executing them, and berated the state government for 'using telegram and express letters in this digital era'.

Pune news: Flooded tracks derail rail traffic, activists protest amendments to RTI Act, and more

From heavy rainfall throwing train traffic off gear between Pune and Mumbai to activists in the city deciding to file a PIL and hold protest against the recent amendments to the RTI Act, here is the top Pune news on Sunday morning.

Pune news: Metro gets a boost with Shivajinagar bus terminus, IMD predicts heavy rainfall tomorrow, and more

With PMC Shivajinagar bus terminus being shifted to dairy land on Mula road to the weatherman auguring heavy rains on Sunday, here are the top Pune news on Saturday morning.