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FSFM-ASM to give training for industries

March 15, 2009 12:04:30 am

Knowledge of German language is no longer necessary to study and live in the country,said Dr Christina Heiss,programme design and development head of Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.

PSPB Hockey tourney from March 16

March 15, 2009 12:02:56 am

Bharat Petroleum is organising the twenty-seventh Petroleum Sports Promotion Board’s Inter Unit Hockey Tournament at Chattrapati Shivaji Krida Sankul,Balewadi between March 16-19.

PFC make it to final qualifying phase of I-League II-Division

March 15, 2009 12:01:28 am

Pune FC for the second successive year made it to the final qualifying phase of I League II-Division after finishing second behind Sesa Academy,Goa.

‘Filth is the irritant that clings to consciousness of Ludhiana residents’

March 14, 2009 11:23:32 pm

As speeding vehicles hurl along the roads at breakneck speed in Ludhiana,it puts the fear of death into the hearts of the people.

‘Variety is the key to a healthy diet’

March 14, 2009 11:15:45 pm

A healthy diet can help reduce the risk of chronic diseases like cancer,diabetes,obesity and hypertension.

Gang of robbers busted,four arrested

March 14, 2009 11:13:49 pm

With the arrest of four people,the Ludhiana Rural Police claim to have busted a gang of robbers involved in as many as nine cases in districts like Ludhiana,Moga and Barnala.

After green signal from EC,Excise dept set for draw of lots for liquor vends

March 14, 2009 10:54:48 pm

After getting a green signal from the Election Commission of India on Thursday evening,the Excise department is all set to conduct the draw of lots for over 7,000 liquor vends in the state.

Three arrested for planning abduction

March 14, 2009 10:47:38 pm

With the arrest of three persons,city police have claimed to solve the firing incident outside industrialist Sheetal Gupta’s house in Industrial Area on Wednesday.

City-based Forbes Marshall ties up with Belgian firm Vyncke

March 14, 2009 4:45:13 am

Forbes Marshall on Friday announced a joint venture with Vyncke Energietechniek n. v.,which has its headquarters in Belgium.

Now,autorickshaw commuters can complain via email and phone

March 14, 2009 4:43:19 am

The Regional Transport Authority has provided several alternatives to the public to register complaints against errant autorickshaw drivers.

DSM opens new engineering plastics compound plant

March 14, 2009 4:41:41 am

Royal DSM N.V.,the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company headquartered in the Netherlands...

Commuters unhappy over ‘invisible’ lanes

March 14, 2009 4:39:40 am

Computers in the city are an unhappy lot as they are being fined for cutting ‘invisible’ lanes. They say that though the lanes markings are invisible,the traffic police levy fines from them.

To help visually-challenged,city-based firms launch multilingual Braille library

March 14, 2009 4:38:01 am

In a bid to help the visually challenged to read books,a newly developed braille library was launched by city based companies- Modular Infotech Pvt Ltd and Automatic Control Equipments...

Former bureaucrat Avinash Dharmadhikari joins Shiv Sena

March 14, 2009 4:34:58 am

Former bureaucrat and social activist Avinash Dharmadhikari who contested as an independent candidate in 1998 for the parliamentary elections has officially joined Shiv Sena on Friday.

Railway police stay full steam ahead

March 14, 2009 4:33:21 am

The Railway Police have emerged victorious in their nail biting quarterfinal match against Friends Union in the Late Pravin Baravkar hockey tournament held at the Ammunition Factory hockey ground,Khadki on Friday.

‘We need to look at congenital defects differently’

March 14, 2009 4:31:11 am

Even as the real life story of Pinky brought the Oscars for director Meg Mlyan and plastic surgeon Dr Subodh Kumar Singh has earned his share of name...

Deshpande,Vaidya,Barve,Pande,Shankar among first Indira engg excellence awardees

March 14, 2009 4:29:14 am

The Indira College of Engineering and Management Parandwadi,Pune one of the institutes of Shree Chanakya Education Society has instituted its First Indira Engineering Excellence Awards.

Poona Hospital in revamp mode,to set up nursing college

March 14, 2009 4:27:36 am

The Poona Hospital and Research Centre,in its silver jubilee year,plans to introduce a nursing college apart from upgrading the hospital to a 350-bedded one...

‘PMPML giving free publicity to DSK’

March 14, 2009 4:25:29 am

The Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh has raised objection to the Swargate to DSK route taken by the Pune Mahanagar Mahamandal Parivahan Limited.

City factory gives IAF a robot to test-pilot its fighter aircraft

March 14, 2009 4:23:03 am

Conducting tests on model fighter planes while simulating the sound and wind speed of the skies had always had a basic snag.

Rs 21-cr fine for power irregularity

March 14, 2009 4:20:52 am

Jesco Corporation Ltd,an industrial unit in Yerawada drawing high tension power,has been fined a whopping Rs 21.63 crore by Mahrashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited for “irregularity” in the form of selling electricity to other commercial units in the same building.

Trekkers can breathe easy: club forms a special rescue squad

March 14, 2009 4:19:29 am

Following a rise in incidents in which amateur and untrained trekkers,especially youths,lose their lives during trekking,city-based trekking club Giridarshan is setting up a special squad for rescue activities.

Pune univ’s UAE campus from April 5

March 14, 2009 4:16:15 am

The Ras Al Khaimah campus of the University of Pune will start on April 5. To start with,the university is introducing MBA and executive MBA courses on the campus.

Increment on hold for delay in papers

March 14, 2009 4:14:58 am

The Pune Municipal Corporation has held back the annual increment of two PMC supervisors for the 15-minute delay in distributing mathematics questions for the state scholarship examination for class IV students at the Hujurpaga school on February 15.

Fujitsu executive,5-yr-old son murdered in Chinchwad flat

March 14, 2009 4:11:54 am

A customer care executive with a software company and her five-year-old son were found murdered at their Empire Estate apartment in Chinchwad on Friday morning.