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LG Amateur Golf: Abhishek Jha wins

January 24, 2009 12:52:29 am

With an eight-stroke lead and confidence by your side,there is very little that the rest of the field can do to stop your run.

Last bite with Akriti Kakkar

January 24, 2009 12:47:52 am

The last few months have been very busy for me,doing shows in Lucknow,Delhi,Amritsar and other cities.

Meal ticket

January 24, 2009 12:47:00 am

The Taj Blue Diamond is hosting two enticing food festivals back to back. While one of them is true blue Punjabi in nature,the other celebrates the Chinese New Year through authentic dishes of our northern neighbour.

An affair to remember

January 24, 2009 12:45:54 am

The humble idli,a favourite side dish of many and a filling one at that,has finally come of age. From being confined to being a breakfast or supper dish...

A sip of heaven

January 24, 2009 12:45:05 am

As they supervised sowing of the little green shrub of camellia sinensis,the first tea planters,perched on rolling slopes of Asian hill stations,could hardly have imagined how ubiquitous and well-loved the brew will one day be.

The Fountainhead

January 24, 2009 12:43:03 am

Christopher Charles Benninger,Pune based architect,has been bestowed the nation's highest architectural honour...

Dance,any way

January 24, 2009 12:41:54 am

When it comes to getting a chance to revel in the hip-hop numbers of Bollywood – kids,youngsters and oldies – all dance to their best...

FACE TO FACE with Bikram Saluja

January 23, 2009 2:58:58 am

Soundtracks of The Godfather,In the Mood for Love,Babel,Rocky,Guru Dutt’s Pyaasa and Kaagaz Ke Phool,Rang De Basanti...

Midas Touch

January 23, 2009 2:58:21 am

Luck by Chance,the title of his next film,also describes the course Ritesh Sidhwani’s career has taken.

Remembering Mahambare

January 23, 2009 1:23:02 am

The legendary Marathi lyricist and poet Gangadhar Mahambare,who passed away recently,will be remembered in a unique way by a city-based organisation Janmada Foundation with a musical programme — Gangadhar Mahambare,Ek Smaran.

Deep & Silent

January 23, 2009 1:21:56 am

If peace and enlightenment go hand in hand,then this is the perfect place for self-discovery.

Dressing up the dandy

January 23, 2009 1:20:27 am

Sajid Khan,the co-host of the 15th Annual Screen Awards,was pretty forthright with his jokes and opinions throughout the evening - exemplified by his suggestion to Neeraj Pandey,director of A Wednesday,to "go shopping".

City’s junior badminton players lack the burning desire to win: Gayatri Vartak

January 23, 2009 1:11:33 am

“Pune’s junior badminton players lack the burning desire to win”,says city lass and international badminton player,Gayatri Vartak,who is in town to participate in the Petroleum Sports Promotion Board’s Inter Unit badminton tournament being held at the PYC Hindu Gymkhana badminton courts.

After teaching in US,they feel internet a must for city students

January 23, 2009 1:10:28 am

After teaching in two secondary schools in the US for six months as part of a teachers exchange programme,two teachers from the city strongly feel that the internet can bring a revolution in the knowledge level of students.

Seminar on best practices in STU management on January 30,31

January 23, 2009 1:09:13 am

A National Seminar on ‘Best Practices in Management of STUs’ is scheduled at the Central Institute of Road Transport (CIRT),on January 30 and 31. This national seminar is sponsored by the Association of State Road Transport Undertakings (ASRTU),New Delhi and is aimed at chief executives and senior officers of state road transport undertakings (STUs) . […]

CNG pump at Shivajinagar may materialise as Antony promises shifting of CME wall

January 23, 2009 1:08:07 am

For about four months now,the Maharashtra Natural Gas Limited has been unable to commission the CNG pump at Shivajinagar because of a break in the pipeline...

IT professional duped of over Rs 7 lakh

January 23, 2009 1:06:32 am

The Pune Police have arrested two Mumbai-based men for allegedly duping an IT professional to the tune of Rs 7.17 lakh by obtaining a debit card in his name.

City kids to fly to London to contest in British school debate series

January 23, 2009 1:05:14 am

“Just three weeks before the competition they will reveal to us the topic on which we should prepare for the finals in London,said Mrinalini Shinde...

All India central revenue sports meet concludes

January 23, 2009 1:01:34 am

The 41 st edition of the All India Central Revenue Sports Meet for six events - Athletics,badminton,bodybuilding,lawn tennis,table tennis and swimming concluded on Thursday at Shri Shiv Chhatrapti Sports Complex,Balewadi.

Abhishek Jha storms ahead at LG Golf tourney

January 23, 2009 1:00:37 am

Going about his business in a calm and collected manner,Abhishek Jha turned the table upside down at the LG Western India Amateur that is being played at the par-71 Poona Club Golf Course...

Easy way to eat a pomegranate: pick up a pack of seeds

January 23, 2009 12:58:08 am

Here's something for pomegranate lovers,especially those who can’t be bothered to peel the skin off before getting to the red,fleshy seeds.

I never told police about Malegaon conspiracy,says Himani

January 23, 2009 12:56:55 am

Himani Savarkar,president of the radical Hindu outfit Abhinav Bharat,said she never gave a statement to the state ATS that she was aware of the Malegaon conspiracy.

Matangs bargain for more from Congress

January 23, 2009 12:55:42 am

When the state Congress leaders agreed to meet most of the demands made by the Matang community members gathered for a public meeting in the city on Thursday,it was not without reason.

South East Asia looks to Pune for bird flu vaccine

January 23, 2009 12:54:46 am

An emergency vaccine against bird flu is being prepared in Pune for the entire South East Asia.

Huts cleared after security threat

January 23, 2009 12:53:16 am

Citing a potential threat to the District Court,where around 10,000 people visit every day,the city police on Thursday razed 50 illegal huts on the plot located across the court and owned by the College of Engineering Pune in Shivajinagar.