Pune News

We want people to participate in their city: Padmapriya Janakiraman

"The immediate objective is to create an interactive digital map which serves to be a one-point guide to Pune’s history and present while recording its cultural assets... It can be used by residents, tourists, researchers and enthusiasts”

Pune: Need to create awareness of geothermal energy, says SPPU V-C

Citing the presence of several hot water springs in the Union Territory of Ladakh, Karmalkar, a geologist by specialisation, said the region gets limited power supply throughout the year.

Viewing of Jupiter, Saturn planned

This is the last chance in 2019 to catch a glimpse of the largest and second largest planets in the solar system.

Shetkari Sanghatana welcomes Union finance minister’s call to scrap APMCs

The move by the farmers’ union, formed by legendary farmers’ leader Sharad Joshi, came after Sitharaman had earlier this week urged state governments to scrap APMCs and get more and more trade to the eNam platform.

Fighting the Climate Crisis: A conference on health & sustainability looks at ways to heal the climate

The goal of Climate Healers is to spread awareness that the current global climate and environmental emergencies can be reversed, and all individuals have the power to transform their lives.

Pune: Woman held with over 400 LSD stamps, Mephedrone

A press release issued on Thursday by Vaishali Patange, joint commissioner, Pune Customs, stated that based on a tip-off, officers of the Narcotics Cell kept a watch on a building on NIBM Road on Tuesday and apprehended Gupta.

Pune: PMC to expand vaccination service, provide it in 2 civic hospitals every day

The civic Women and Child Welfare Committee has approved a proposal to extend the facility to ensure vaccination for all newborns in the city.

Rajendra Jagtap relieved of duty as CEO of Pune Smart City

In 2014, the extension of Jagtap’s deputation in PMC had created controversy, with the Shiv Sena demanding his transfer, citing completion of three years in the post.

Pune Cosmos Bank cyber attack: Supplementary chargesheet filed against five from Thane

In one of the biggest cyber attacks on an Indian bank, several cloned debit cards of the Cosmos Cooperative Bank, which has its headquarters in Pune, were used for thousands of ATM transactions from India and 28 other countries in a period of seven hours on August 11, 2018.

Pune: Another firm falls prey to ‘man in the middle’ online fraud

A First Information Report in this regard was registered at Bhosari MIDC police station late on Tuesday by the managing director of the Bhosari-based company.

‘Involvement, awareness of families important asset in battling diabetes’

Around 49 million people with diabetes are unaware they have it, and undiagnosed or poorly controlled type 1 or type 2 diabetes can lead to heart, kidney, nerve or eye damage.

Pune: Kisan Sabha stages protest at Oriental Insurance office

About 200 farmers had gathered outside the office of the Oriental Insurance Company as part of the protest. Annasahed Khadak, a farmer from Kawlewadi village in Parli taluka said residents of his village had paid the amount to opt for the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana crop insurance scheme.