Shivangana Chaturvedi

Chaturvedi is a student of Christ (deemed to be University), Bengaluru, and is pursuing English honours. She interned with The Indian Express, Pune between April 15 and May 15, 2019

Articles By Shivangana Chaturvedi

The Master’s Steps

Malaysian legendary choreographer and Indian classical dancer Ramli Ibrahim on the piece, Odissi on High, cross-cultural collaboration and the power of movement.

Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation chief summoned by national commission

The Commissioner of the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) has been summoned before the commission, the hearing for which is scheduled for June 12. The panel has the right to exercise the power of a civil court.

Polls over, Pune residents making a dash for tourist destinations

While Europe has always been a favourite among travellers in India, many in Pune are exploring foreign destinations that offer “visa on arrival” and adventure tourism.

From 300 kg to 86 kg: Pune woman undergoes 2 weight loss surgeries

Amita Rajani's life took a turn for the worse when at the age of six, she started piling up on the kilos. At 16, she weighed 126 kg and found it difficult to carry out routine tasks. After she hit 300 kg, she had to be constantly assisted.

Pune witnessing hottest summer in 52 years: Will perish if we wait for perfect weather, say daily wagers toiling in sweltering heat

“No matter how many notches the temperature climbs or how much one despises to come out in the heat, if I choose to stay inside, my family of six won’t have anything to eat,” says Bhosale.

Snehdham: A friend and guide of aging people in their sunset years

Through various activities, Snehdham tries to make the daily lives a pleasurable experience for people above 60 years of age, who are otherwise left alone by families often due to work pressures and busy lives.

Pune woman runs marathon in navvari saree

Inamdar successfully completed the intercity run of 165 km from Pune to Mumbai in October, and in the last run of the month, organised by Pune Running Beyond Myself (PRBM), a city-based fitness event, she ran 15 km in a navvari saree.

Avengers Endgame frenzy in Pune: ‘Will come back to watch it again’

Even the scorching heat has failed to stop viewers from going to theatres. “No matter what the time, the seats are always almost full. I have never seen shows going so well even in afternoons. This movie is something else,” said Pragati, a staff member at a city multiplex.

Pune: 10-day event to celebrate ethos of traditional dance forms

To provide a platform to enthusiasts and celebrate the nuances and intricacies of various traditional dance forms, the Shastriya Nritya Sanvardhan Sanstha — a community of dancers specialised in Indian dance forms — has organised a 10-day event, ‘Dance Season’, in the city from April 20.

What first-time voters are saying: ‘Hate speeches, attempts to create divisions distract from core issues’

Talking to Pune Newsline, a group of young voters said they were eager to cast their votes for the first time and have even checked their names on the Election Commission’s list, though some of them said they were still waiting to receive their voter identity cards.