January 13, 2012 3:04:41 am

As part of preparations for the civic polls next month,the Pune police have set up an election cell with dedicated officers for collection of data and keeping a watch on the movements of political parties and candidates.

January 13, 2012 3:03:43 am

Noting that a three-year term in prison is too meagre a punishment for running his car over seven “precious” lives in a drunken spree,the Supreme Court on Thursday ordered businessman Alistair Antony Pereira to surrender immediately and serve the remainder of his jail sentence.

January 13, 2012 3:03:13 am

Ruling out the possibility of counting of votes on the civic poll day itself,the Pune Municipal Corporation has decided to do so the next day,on February 17.

January 13, 2012 3:01:01 am

The city shivered at 6.8 degree Celsius on Thursday,the lowest for the season recorded by the Met department.

January 13, 2012 2:57:26 am

The commissioning of 16th squadron at the National Defence Academy,which was supposed to go operational by 2012-13,is likely to be delayed — given that construction of infrastructure has not yet begun.

January 13, 2012 2:46:22 am

A 25-year-old Sudanese national was arrested by the anti-narcotics cell of Pune police while allegedly trying to sell cocaine and marijuana in Koregaon Park.

January 13, 2012 2:36:40 am

A special CBI court at Tis Hazari on Thursday gave the agency four weeks time to trace missing documents relating to the Molarband and Dheerpur land scam,involving food vendor Ashok Malhotra.

January 13, 2012 2:34:54 am

The breast and gynaecology oncology group at Ruby Hall Cancer Centre is organising its 2nd annual symposium on women’s cancer on January 14 and 15.

January 13, 2012 2:31:37 am

Delhi residents may thank the courts for repeatedly passing orders that make the city a better place to live in,but the judges have a different take on what they are being called upon to do.

January 13, 2012 2:31:23 am

One needs to understand the real meaning of dharma and not just practice the ceremonies attached to any religion,said Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama here on Thursday.

January 13, 2012 2:28:32 am

A 19-year-old woman was found murdered,and her younger sister seriously injured,at a forested area in South Delhi on Thursday morning.

January 13, 2012 2:27:35 am

Italian polytechnic institute Politecnico di Milano is collaborating with Maeer's Maharashtra Institute of Technology.

January 13, 2012 2:25:15 am

A security guard at the Rajiv Chowk Metro station allegedly manhandled a man travelling in the women’s coach on Thursday,leading to an altercation between the security personnel,the passenger and his friends.

January 13, 2012 2:24:52 am

Constro -2012,an exhibition on construction machinery,materials,methods and projects,was inaugurated by architect Hafeez Contractor on Thursday.

January 13, 2012 2:22:57 am

Constro -2012,an exhibition on construction machinery,materials,methods and projects,was inaugurated by architect Hafeez Contractor on Thursday.

January 13, 2012 2:22:09 am

Struggling with congestion on its popular networks,Delhi Metro Rail Corporation will be introducing eight-coach trains on its high density corridors by October.

January 13, 2012 2:20:35 am

Even as the family of Anuj Bidve,who was killed in an unprovoked attack in Salford-Manchester on December 26,are coming to terms with the loss,scores of people in the UK have come forward to show their support to them.

January 13, 2012 2:18:27 am

In one of the biggest haul of counterfeit currency,the Special Cell of Delhi Police arrested two men and recovered fake notes of face value Rs 2.5 crore on Thursday.

January 13, 2012 2:18:09 am

At a workshop organised on Thursday,class XI students from city schools had a rare opportunity to interact with Nobel Laureates Prof. Michael Bishop from the University of California.

January 13, 2012 2:08:47 am

After missing the December 31,2011,deadline for implementing the high security registration plate scheme,the Delhi government is now planning to approach the court and ask them for more time to execute the scheme as it might have to go in for a re-tendering for the project.