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For sale of Khadi items and honey Centre to set up Khadi plaza in Pune
Thu, Dec 14, 2017

MSME ropes in Coir Board and Jharkhand govt for supply of products to ‘first-of-its-kind’ plaza

Captured in 2 petabytes, 23,000 hours of beloved music, dance and cultural pieces
Wed, Dec 13, 2017

In addition to the digital repository, there is a ‘back-up’ as well, as all the audiovisual content has been saved on tapes.

IMD installs Automatic Weather Observation System on 10 metre mast at Mangalore airport
Tue, Dec 12, 2017

The Met department is currently involved in calibrating temperature and pressure sensors, transmissometers (for visibility) and plans to procure instruments required for up to 70 airports, given the newer airports being planned.

Pune tops state in ‘over-exploitation’ of groundwater
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

Under the real-time mapping, chemical composition and analysis of the water, the depth up to which the water seeps, along with the area-wise deviation in the groundwater will also be tracked by the geologists.

19-year-old student designs solar-powered ‘cycle-car’
Sat, Dec 09, 2017

The cycle weighs approximately 10 kg, with most of the weight coming from the dual batteries each of 12V capacity and the solar panel, which powers the headlight at night.

Will help Indian industries enter global space market: ISRO chief
Sat, Dec 09, 2017

Kiran Kumar on lack of funding: ‘Don’t have resources to cater to long-term research’

Tackling e-waste the ‘microbial’ way
Thu, Dec 07, 2017

Scientists extract up to 92 per cent metals from disposed mobile chargers

Cyclone Ockhi past Lakshadweep, landfall likely in Maharashtra, Gujarat in 2 days
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

The coastal areas of Sindhudurgh, Ratnagiri, Thane, Mumbai and a few locations in north Maharashtra are likely to experience heavy clouds and rainfall in the next two to three days.

Pune lab develops batteries that can get fully charged in half an hour
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

A team of scientists, led by R Vaidhyanathan of city-based Indian Institute of Science, Education and Research (IISER), have developed a battery material of unique configuration suiting the next generation lithium-ion (li-ion) battery.

IMD forecasts rainy start to week
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

Cyclone Ockhi heads to Maharashtara-Gujarat coast; 28 more with 321 fishermen rescued along state coastline

Climate change impact on wind speed may lead to more power generation, says IIT-B study
Sat, Dec 02, 2017

The IIT-B study also derived that wind potential is set to increase substantially over the next three decades, with Rameshwaram topping at 29 per cent higher wind energy generation capacity, followed by Jakhau (24 per cent) and Kanyakumari (19 per cent).

Pune: Central Bee Research and Training Institute parlour to launch two new variants of honey
Wed, Nov 29, 2017

There are three major suppliers of honey to this Pune centre, all are government-recognised non-government organisations located in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar.

Tech for heavy and public vehicles to cut harmful emissions in the pipeline
Mon, Nov 27, 2017

The additional cost incurred for either completely scrapping the engine-run vehicles or replacing engines can now be saved, the team said.

District fares ‘poorly’ in implementation of welfare schemes
Thu, Nov 23, 2017

1.22 lakh families live below poverty line in the district

Studying seismic activity: ‘Epicentre zone shifting towards Warna reservoir’
Thu, Nov 23, 2017

With only 50 per cent energy release, Koyna region likely to witness more mild earthquakes, measuring less than 5 on Richter Scale, in future

KCB gets ‘Open Defecation Free’ status; 2nd in Pune to win honour
Wed, Nov 15, 2017

A two-member team of the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) carried out day-long inspections in the cities or towns in the Khadki region last week.

After four days, three 20-day-old leopard cubs reunited with mother
Tue, Nov 14, 2017

“At first, the villagers were persistent to take away the leopard cubs from their fields. They were explained the advantage of waiting for the female leopard to take away her cubs.”

Three leopard cubs reunited with mother
Tue, Nov 14, 2017

With winter approaching, it is also the time when cane crushing commences and spotting of leopard is common in this part of the state.

Pune groundwater reserves replenished, only 3 talukas show marginal drop in levels
Sat, Nov 11, 2017

In Pune district, groundwater depletion, of less than one metre, was largely noticed only in Velhe (-26 per cent) and Purandar (-14 per cent) talukas, where rainfall received between June and September 2017 was slightly below normal.

Pune university’s vegetarian criterion for medals sparks row
Sat, Nov 11, 2017

The Congress termed the circular “silly”, with Congress leader Vishwajeet Kadam saying that an educational degree had nothing to do with a student’s food habits.

Women safety: ‘Abhayam’ app identifies call for help, contacts emergency numbers, informs cops
Wed, Nov 08, 2017

When a person says 'bachao' (help), the app tracks down him/her and it is enabled to auto-videograph and auto-photograph the scenes at the site from where the distress signal was sent.

Solar farm project: After sitting on Raj Bhavan request for 5 months, PMC gives nod to fell trees
Fri, Nov 03, 2017

A team from Rao’s office visited the farm and received a rude shock when they saw that eight solar panels on the land were irreparably damaged after trees.

Pune Schools to form special committees on menstrual hygiene management
Wed, Nov 01, 2017

The task force will be responsible for planning awareness campaigns on topics such as the biology behind menstrual cycles, its importance, hygiene habits, dietary and physical aspects.

After 18 months, Matheran toy train set to chug along today
Mon, Oct 30, 2017

Railway carries out repair works, final checks of tracks, signalling systems over the weekend; train will not cover the entire 21-km stretch, but run for only 3 km

Maharashtra govt identifies 10 districts as ‘most vulnerable’ to climate change
Sat, Oct 28, 2017

State govt plans to improve tree cover at the source of all rivers, with public participation