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Monday, July 23, 2018

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Pune Police In Dark: Like Antara Das case, five other murder cases remain unsolved
Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Like the Antara Das case, there are at least five murders that have taken place in Pune in the last 10 years, but even years later have remained unsolved.

Pune techie murder case: Police asks court to drop charges against accused, says no evidence found
Thu, Jul 12, 2018

IT professional was held following allegation from the deceased’s family

Maharashtra Prison dept asks all jail officers to carry firearms during jail opening time
Wed, Jul 11, 2018

Notes that recent attacks took place at jail opening time

Day after, rage, protests amid fear in town of victims
Tue, Jul 03, 2018

Prashant Paricharak, the MLC from Solapur, told the protestors that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has announced compensation of Rs 10 lakh per person, and that a fast-track court will be set up for the trial.

Dhule lynching: Day after, rage and protests amid fear in town of victims
Tue, Jul 03, 2018

As local politicians held discussions with leaders of Dawari Gosavi, a nomadic tribe as per the state list and the community to which all five victims belonged, community elders said they have traditionally gone outside seeking alms.

‘Dummy candidates’: Probe team identifies 25 more govt employees recruited via racket, arrests likely
Mon, Jul 02, 2018

The arrested accused include alleged kingpin Prabodh Rathod, a dismissed government employee from Nanded, impersonators including two police officers of assistant inspector rank, a CID handwriting expert and a policeman.

Dummy candidates: Probe team identifies 25 more government employees recruited via racket
Mon, Jul 02, 2018

In another development in the case, a fresh FIR was filed at the Deccan police station in June in connection with a different kind of fraud, allegedly perpetrated by racketeers of the same scam.

Tension in ‘dispute-free’ Latur village: Dalits allege attack, boycott, Marathas say it’s a bid to get new homes
Mon, Jul 02, 2018

An FIR says “suspicion of a love affair” between a Dalit boy and a Maratha girl sparked the dispute in the village, which has in the past won awards for being a Tantamukta Gaon (dispute-free village).

Defence office warns Army officers about ‘fraud calls’
Fri, Jun 29, 2018

Fraudsters ask retired officers to share bank details for ‘insurance bonus’

Business rivalry led to contract killing of Latur coaching centre’s director: police
Wed, Jun 27, 2018

Avinash Baburao Chavan, of Step by Step coaching class, was shot dead by unidentified assailants while he was on his way home — he was found dead in the car with the engine running. Police said Chavan died after receiving a bullet injury in the chest.

Prisons across Maharashtra to get ART facility for testing, treatment, counselling for HIV/AIDS
Wed, Jun 20, 2018

The programme also has provisions for inmates to be trained as ‘peer educators’ for HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases.

Jalgaon Dalit boys recount horror: We ran, they stripped, beat us with belt 
Sun, Jun 17, 2018

The two victims were among a group of about 15 boys from the village who had gone for a swim in the well on Joshi’s farm on the afternoon of June 10.

DRDO turns Pinaka rocket system into guided missile, developmental trials soon
Fri, Jun 15, 2018

The missile, which has completed the initial trial, will undergo developmental trials next month and is expected to be delivered to the Army in two years, said senior DRDO scientists.

‘Can’t fight tomorrow’s war with yesterday’s weapons, incorporate AI’: DG Artillery
Sat, Jun 09, 2018

Several scientists from the Armament Cluster of the DRDO, representatives of the industry and students are attending the conference in Armament Technology in Pashan, Pune.

Gauri Lankesh murder case: One accused was convenor of Hindu Janjagruti Samiti unit
Fri, Jun 08, 2018

According to police, Kale is suspected to be a key figure in a covert activities unit that picks radical-minded cadre from various right-wing outfits. Parag Gokhale, an HJS activist from Pune, said, “Kale used to work with HJS, but he is not active for the last few years.”

Pune: National Defence Academy principal among five booked for forging papers to get key posts
Thu, Jun 07, 2018

CBI officials said a case has been registered against five faculty members, including the Principal of the academy, a professor from the Political Science department, two assistant professors of Chemistry and Mathematics and one head of the department.

Pune police red-faced as another undertrial escapes
Mon, May 21, 2018

Rape accused was brought from Yerawada jail to Sassoon hospital for treatment; inquiry initiated against four policemen who were guarding him

‘Ceasefire gives chance to engage misguided youth’
Sat, May 19, 2018

“This one month is an opportunity to engage with these children and try to bring them back into the mainstream. We hope that there are positive results.”

Ramzan ceasefire an opportunity to engage with youth who have joined militancy: Lt Gen Satish Dua
Fri, May 18, 2018

When asked about the possibility of aggression from the other side, Lt Gen Dua said, "The ceasefire order has a qualifier. If terrorists attack our forces, we reserve the right to retaliate in self defense." 

Last Rites Performed With State Honours: Jivya Mashe, who universalised Warli, dies at 84
Wed, May 16, 2018

Mashe painted Warli on a cloth using permanent colours, instead of the traditional rice paste