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DeepExpo to provide a platform to Dalit entrepreneurs
Sat, Apr 10, 2010

Pune-based Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DICCI),set up in 2005,will see 150 Dalit entrepreneur participants from the state at DeepExpo from June 4 to 6 in Pune.

Safety norms for swimming pools: proposal gathers dust in PMC
Fri, Apr 09, 2010

As city reels under scorching summer heat,swimming pools,especially those in residential complexes,are expected to see huge crowd for the next few months.

After 225 street kids in 2 years,civic nest to take in more
Thu, Apr 08, 2010

From 2008,the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) could bring 225 street children to four civic schools across the city under its Gharte (nest) project.

Corporators late,meet another day
Tue, Mar 30, 2010

A meeting of the Legal Committee of the Pune Municipal Corporation on Friday was postponed...

Civic body to draw priority list for land acquisition
Sun, Mar 28, 2010

The lack of a clear-cut policy on land acquisition has been delaying implementation of development projects in the city.

Denied vital information,corporators turn RTI activists
Wed, Mar 24, 2010

It is now the turn of elected representatives to tap Right to Information Act in an attempt to get information that they believe the civic body is not making available to them when sought through ‘proper channels’.

Civic body eyes another slum rehab project
Tue, Mar 23, 2010

The Pune Municipal Corporation that has not met with success in implementing slum rehabilitation projects under the Maharashtra Slum Rehabilitation Authority...

PMC’s storm water drainage project a non-starter?
Sun, Mar 14, 2010

With the road department unable to achieve the target,of constructing storm water drainage across the city roads...

Fund for public health scheme may now go to civic staff
Wed, Mar 10, 2010

Despite elaborate public health insurance plans of the Pune Municipal Corporation this year,a whopping Rs 2.67 crore has remained unused. This amount may now be used for medical reimbursement of the civic staff and elected representatives.

By-poll: Civic body caught between code & BPMC Act
Sun, Mar 07, 2010

The state election commission directive for the state legislative council by-polls has put the Pune Municipal Corporation in a fix as the code of conduct bans meetings of civic committees.

Parking woes: civic body eyes space under parks
Wed, Mar 03, 2010

To address the growing need of parking space in the city,the Pune Municipal Corporation is planning to access basements of gardens and parks across the city.

15 villages in city limits: meeting soon on strategy
Tue, Mar 02, 2010

Demand for inclusion of 15 more fringe villages in the Pune Municipal Corporation limits has gained momentum,with civic leaders across party line meeting later this week to decide on a strategy to forward to the state government.

Councillors’ ward development fund limit to take Rs 3-lakh leap
Sun, Feb 28, 2010

The elected representatives of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) are all set to get powers to take up work in their wards costing up to Rs 5 lakh against the earlier limit of Rs 2 lakh.

Civic bodies to put monorail project on fast track
Sat, Feb 27, 2010

Taking a cue from the announcement in the Union Budget,the Pune Municipal Corporation...

Now,eateries come under civic body scanner
Tue, Feb 23, 2010

In the wake of the German Bakery blast,the Pune Municipal Corporation...

No police station for Koregaon Park residents
Wed, Feb 17, 2010

With no police station in Koregaon Park area,residents,when needed,have to go all the way to Bund Garden police station,located close to the district collectorate at least three km away.

Civic body to roll out superspecialty ambulances by May
Tue, Feb 16, 2010

The Pune civic body has put on fast-forward its plans to acquire a fleet of ambulances for the citizens.

2 bodies still at Sassoon,rest claimed
Tue, Feb 16, 2010

The bodies of two of the nine who died in the blast at the German Bakery on Saturday were still at the Sassoon General Hospital on Monday evening.

He came to city for a living,but it took his life
Mon, Feb 15, 2010

Shankar Pansare,27,had migrated to Pune from Velhe taluka to make a living.

Law to push proposals delayed by civic bodies
Sun, Feb 14, 2010

To avoid delay in taking decisions on development proposals put forth by civic administration...

Civic body puts up an abysmal show on the budget front
Wed, Feb 10, 2010

With the Pune Municipal Corporation spending an abysmal 40 per cent of the funds allocated in the current fiscal,the civic body has begun examining the lapses at the departmental level and the reasons for failure of implementation of projects.

Civic body seeks asset details from staff
Wed, Feb 03, 2010

To keep a check on corrupt practices,the Pune Municipal Corporation has started a new drive wherein about 4,000 staff will have to give in writing the details of their assets in a sealed docket.

City realty rate hike in the offing
Tue, Feb 02, 2010

Crushed stone is set to become costlier in the city,which may give another reason for builders to jack up prices of projects yet to take off.

Cell to put bicycles on tracks runs out of gas
Sat, Jan 30, 2010

The Bus Rapid Transit System under JNNURM was to bring with it 117 kilometres of bicycle tracks giving fresh life to non-motorised transport in the city.

Peshwa-era bazaars to return in a modern avatar
Tue, Jan 26, 2010

Weekly market athavada bazaar that existed during the Peshwa era is likely to make its presence felt in the city once again,but with a new look.