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Asset e-registrations up in Pune: Second highest in Maharashtra
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

The state Inspectorate-General of Registrations and Stamps has recorded a 61 per cent rise in e-registrations of properties in the state. Pune bagged the second place following Thane in maximum registrations. According to statistics provided by the Inspectorate General of Registration and Stamps, the state has had 1.36 lakh e-registrations in the state. Thane had a […]

PMRDA returns Illegal structures’ list to collectorate for issuance of notices
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

The decision will affect already short-staffed district administration, facing a strike threat by talathis.

Pune: Land survey for new airport at Purandar site after Diwali
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Hyderabad-based agency appointed for ground-level obstacle survey; acquisitions to take place in consultation with farmers, say MADC officials.

Pune: Dip in night temperature as monsoon withdraws
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

The Meteorological Department officials said in the last three days, the temperatures have been dipping on a regular basis.

Thirty housing societies in Pune get notices for flouting fire-safety norms 
Sat, Oct 22, 2016

Fire Dept conducts random checks and finds societies lacking in fire-fighting infrastructure.

Pune civic polls 2017: Code of conduct won’t hit development work beyond municipal councils bound for polls, says EC
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

The commission answered queries in a video conference on Tuesday, clarifying that ongoing developmental works being carried out in the city and rural areas beyond the municipal councils headed for elections will be allowed.

Maharashtra: Khed steps forward to encash Purandar unease
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Khed villagers willing to give 1,800 hectares of land for the airport project if Purandar villagers continue stir; proposal forwarded to state government.

Diwali dampener for Malin villagers: Only 12 units ready yet
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

With rains slowing down the construction work, October-end deadline for permanent houses has been extended to December

Maharashtra: Monsoon withdraws after a fortnight’s delay
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

While there have been intermittent rains across the state, a few dry spells due to the cyclonic systems have delayed the withdrawal of monsoon, said the officials.

Pune: Final decision on Wagholi stone crushers likely this week
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

The affidavit has put the onus on the unit operators of the 107 stone quarries of villages Wagholi, Bhavadi, Lonikand and Perne.

Special ‘chill index’ for 100 cities, including Pune from this December: Met Dept
Sat, Oct 15, 2016

With 100 major cities, including Pune to have incorporated this, the met department will give area-specific temperature guide to people.

Purandar international airport project: Farmers firm on stand, say won’t give up irrigated land
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Nearly 2,500 villagers, including women and children, from seven villages of Purandar march to Council Hall, voicing their demands.

Maharashtra govt eyes its leased land to boost revenue
Wed, Oct 12, 2016

The idea was first mooted at a revenue department conference a few months back.

Clamour for post of Haveli SDO reaches Bombay HC; status quo till October 17
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

The MAT order has been stayed by the HC till October 17, when the court will give its verdict.

Airport project: Teams to assess Amaravati, Cochin & Navi Mumbai models
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

Meanwhile, villagers present a memorandum to Water Resources Minister vowing ‘not to oppose’ airport project if a ‘good rehabilitation model’ is brought to table.

Pune: Government’s ‘indifference’ to death of tribal kids irks activists
Mon, Oct 10, 2016

The PIL filed by Talpe has alleged that there has been 793 deaths due to snake bites, scorpion bites, fever and other minor illnesses, all this mainly due to ‘the negligence of staff’ who did not ensure proper treatment on time.

Pune tops the list of WhatsApp complaints against bootlegging
Sun, Oct 09, 2016

Pune has topped the list by registering 120 complaints on WhatsApp out of a total of 770 such complaints registered across Maharashtra.

Pune: Villages up in arms against proposed airport at Purandar
Sat, Oct 08, 2016

Another villager from Pargaon Memane, Nandu Memane, said around 10,000 people would march in silence to the Council Hall and submit their demands.

Pune: Betting on airport, Jejuri MIDC to speed up expansion plans
Sat, Oct 08, 2016

Pune: At present, the MIDC at Jejuri is spread over 231.75 hectares of land acquired between 1983 and 1993. It has 281 plots leased out to 173 companies, according to MIDC officials.

First flight from Chhatrapati Sambhaji Raje Airport, Purandar by 2019, says CM Devendra Fadnavis 
Fri, Oct 07, 2016

Pune and Navi Mumbai airport given same timeline, says MADC Vice-Chairman and Managing Director Vishwas Patil.

Sexual Assaults: Observation homes in Pune seek more staff, security
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

After already being in a spot for recent cases of sexual assault reported at the Yerawada Boys’ Observation home, the WCD geared up to address the issue of increasing checks at all these homes.

More rain expected over the next 2-3 days in Maharashtra, says IMD
Sun, Oct 02, 2016

The Met department has said more rain is expected for the coming two days with a cyclonic circulation in the south central peninsular region giving good rains to the state and Pune City.

Spotlight on environment: A panoramic view of how birds start to chirp again at Chilika Lake
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

City-based documentary maker makes a film on villagers turning guides to protect migratory birds at Chilika Lake; film nominated for Prakriti festival

Khed Chakan belt should b e reconcidered for Pune airport project, MP to CM Devendra Fadnavis
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

The sites were finalised in the area and the government had got in over 3 lakh crore investment to the Khed belt, giving the upcoming airport as the bait for the deals, said MP Shivaji Patil

Spell of rain likely in parts of Maharashtra as monsoon retreats
Mon, Sep 26, 2016

“There is another spell of rain expected in the next three to four days with low pressure formation over the Telengana region. This is definitely going to bring in more rain in the state in the coming week,” said IMD officials.