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Projects find gateway to defence land

January 21, 2009 1:22:24 am

Nearly 15 proposals from the Pimpri-Chinchwad area and 11 (three new and eight pending) from the Pune Municipal Corporation area pertaining to land acquisition for roads from defence institutions in the city are likely to be cleared by the defence ministry soon.

Easier way to prevent rabies,drive from February

January 21, 2009 1:21:08 am

Vaccination against rabies will be less painful,less expensive and more effective from next month with civic authorities embracing a modern technique that has already eradicated the disease from 14 countries.

Dock employee found hanging

January 21, 2009 1:19:23 am

Sharad Sitaram Khule,57,a Mazagon Dock employee,was found hanging in his house in Kanjurmarg on Monday.

Police organise special Sankranti function for sex workers

January 21, 2009 1:18:28 am

The wives of police officers and the women constables of DB Marg police station held a special Sankranti function on Monday for the sex workers in the area.

Security up,sales down

January 21, 2009 1:18:26 am

Paying a heavy price for the city police cordoning off all roads in the periphery of the commissioner’s building complex are the shopping malls...

These roadies explore the country in solar cars for a cause

January 21, 2009 1:16:50 am

More than a fortnight ago,a group of 20 young men and women from different parts of the world,embarked upon an unusual journey in three solar plug-in electric Reva cars and an alternatively fueled truck.

Corruption charges: MU vice-chancellor writes to staff

January 21, 2009 1:15:29 am

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Mumbai,Dr Vijay Khole,has taken cognisance of an anonymous letter alleging corruption in various departments of the university...

Metro rail corridor faces yet another hurdle

January 21, 2009 1:13:54 am

Nearly a year after construction work of the city’s first metro-rail corridor began,the project-affected shops located on the stretch from the Navrang Cinema to SV Road junction await relocation.

More overbridges to decongest traffic at Jogeshwari rly station

January 21, 2009 1:12:22 am

After re-opening the Kandivli railway over bridge,the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will construct two similar bridges on the north and south Jogeshwari to decongest traffic.

Rail Neer plant to be set up at Ambernath

January 21, 2009 1:11:12 am

The Indian Railways is all set to join the branded bottled water bandwagon. The railways has decided to set up a drinking water plant at the base of Malang Hills at Ambernath,the foothills of the Sahyadari Mountain range.

Four die in road mishaps

January 21, 2009 1:10:00 am

Four accidents in three days claimed the lives of four people in the city. Two people died in two separate accidents in Vakola on Sunday.

Celeb watch

January 21, 2009 1:09:39 am

Shilpa Shetty sure has bad luck. First she injured her foot in Mumbai.

Out of the Box

January 21, 2009 1:09:17 am

It's a business model that has made it to the course books of Harvard Business School,ICFAI,IIMs...

Here’s how cops discourage drunken driving

January 21, 2009 1:09:01 am

The city’s Traffic Police Department has gone a step further to discourage drunk driving...

The long & short of it

January 21, 2009 1:08:58 am

You don’t need us to tell you this but we’ll still state the obvious-to be seen wearing a kurti is now considered a serious fashion faux pas.

Flash-bulb moments

January 21, 2009 1:08:27 am

Desi chic just doesn't cut it in on Indian red carpets anymore. Ever since Karisma Kapur and Preity Zinta brought home the Chanels and Guccis...

‘Retirement home’ for senior citizens inaugurated

January 21, 2009 1:06:33 am

With an aim to provide all possible comforts to senior citizens of the city,the Opera CCPL Group inaugurated their new residential project,“Cassa Gold” in Sector 20,Panchkula,today.

Coal shortage: Haryana looks to other states

January 21, 2009 1:05:12 am

With the coal stock in Yamunanagar thermal power plant reaching a zero figure last week and one day’s stock left at the Panipat thermal power plant,the coal shortage in Haryana has reached a critical stage,

Environment court fines 98 builders

January 21, 2009 1:03:33 am

As many as 98 builders and industrialists in Haryana have been fined by the Environment Courts for failing to abide by environmental and administrative standards.

A house filled with memories  

January 21, 2009 1:03:03 am

In the verandah outside Vijay Khandekar’s house in Nagpada Motor Vehicles department quarters,four-year-old Samruddhi shrieks at the top of her voice bullying children twice her age.

3 hurt,5 held as villagers’ protest turns violent

January 21, 2009 1:02:41 am

Three persons received injuries after a mob of villagers came out on the streets today,protesting against the move of the administration and management of J P Cement Company to demolish their buildings in the area.

No doctor in hospital,villagers block traffic in protest

January 21, 2009 1:01:32 am

Hundreds of villagers,including elected representatives of the Barrian gram panchayat,blocked traffic on the Subathu-Barotiwala Road on Tuesday to protest against the non-availability of doctors.

Can BJP win Shimla Lok Sabha seat?

January 21, 2009 1:00:35 am

Will the BJP overcome the jinx on the Shimla parliamentary seat? This is a million dollar question doing the rounds in the party rank and file these days...

A house filled with memories  

January 21, 2009 1:00:32 am

In the verandah outside Vijay Khandekar’s house in Nagpada Motor Vehicles department quarters,four-year-old Samruddhi shrieks at the top of her voice bullying children twice her age.

Warm Jan offers cold comfort to wheat farmers

January 21, 2009 12:58:46 am

Warm January has spelled trouble for wheat,a crop that needs low temperatures for a good growth and yield.