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Small talk

January 10, 2009 4:29:17 am

Smita Films and Production are soon releasing a Marathi feature film,Gharcha Abhyas that is based on social subject of importance of girl's education.

Bring it on

January 10, 2009 4:28:15 am

Some fight for the rights of women or children and some strive hard to get justice to animals...

Small talk

January 10, 2009 4:27:10 am

The seventh Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) got off to a magnificent start at the Ganesh Kala Krida Rangmanch on January 8.

Rs 944-cr revamp plan to generate 600 MW

January 10, 2009 2:33:09 am

The state power utility has come up with a Rs 944-crore revamp plan aimed at meeting an anticipated 600-MW extra demand in the city and the district this year.

Writing on wall,Satyam workforce hunts for job

January 10, 2009 2:23:27 am

After Thursday’s shock came Friday’s knee-jerk reaction. Satyam Computer Services Ltd employees plunged into job-hunting on Friday,many willing to relocate out of Pune.

Veteran filmmaker Gabale is no more

January 10, 2009 2:21:47 am

Veteran film director Ram Gabale passed away on Friday after a brief illness. He was 84. Gabale directed over 25 Marathi and Hindi films and more than 100 documentaries,short films and ad films.

A nightmare on all streets

January 10, 2009 2:18:59 am

A doctor with a heart patient and an ambulance with a drying tank broke the queue at a petrol pump at Moledina Road on Friday afternoon,approached a dealer and burst into tears.

Key interest

January 9, 2009 1:26:39 am

Known for his lyrical and introspective interpretations,Arunesh Nadgir,a promising young pianist from the US,will enthrall the audiences in the city with his intense talent at a performance organised by The Poona Music Society.

Oh boy!

January 9, 2009 1:25:05 am

They are very particular about the shades of foundations they use and wide range of facials confuse them.

‘Inculcate traffic discipline in youth’

January 9, 2009 1:22:29 am

Social activist and Rickshaw Panchayat union leader Baba Adhav has called on the RTO and the traffic police to spread awareness of traffic rules amongst the youth.

11 city students travel to JFK Space Centre

January 9, 2009 1:21:12 am

A group of 11 students from the city-based Loyola High School recently achieved the distinction of becoming the first-ever group of Indian students to visit the J.F.Kennedy Space Centre in Florida.

Sule promises AIEEE centres in state

January 9, 2009 1:19:40 am

The aspirants of All India Engineering Entrance Exam can breathe a sigh of relief as they are all set to get the exam centre within the state and not outside the state.

‘To love Marathi,you don’t have to hate English’

January 9, 2009 1:17:21 am

Over 1,000 representatives from educational institutes across the state,who had gathered in the city under the banner of education federation convention,saw local NCP leaders steal the show.

Brainvisa discusses its Rs 47 crore fraud case at cyber workshop to help others learn

January 9, 2009 1:15:55 am

This couldn’t have come at a more appropriate time. As Supam Maheshwari,CEO Brainvisa came out openly to discuss the case of an employee who had managed to dupe Brainvisa to the tune of Rs 47 crore at the workshop...

At PIFF opening,Bhujbal says Sulochana deserves Phalke award

January 9, 2009 1:14:03 am

Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Thursday batted for Marathi actress Sulochana to be given the Dadasaheb Phalke award.

After buses,CNG on offer for cars now,but auto drivers not convinced

January 9, 2009 1:11:04 am

It began with Pune Mahanagar Parivhan Mahamandal Ltd buses,in time for the Commonwealth Youth Games in October.

Farmer’s son brings Vidarbha on film

January 9, 2009 1:08:03 am

When Satish Manwar penned a heart-wrenching tale of a farmer’s family in Vidarbha,it was a reaction of sorts.

Petrol pumps dry up in city

January 9, 2009 1:05:54 am

Long queues could be seen outside petrol pumps across the city on Thursday,the second day of the nationwide strike called by Oil Sectors Officers Association.

5,000 hands this unit never saw

January 9, 2009 1:04:47 am

At the Hinjewadi facility of Satyam Computer Services,many of the 400-odd employees decided to go in for a motivational exercise — ‘Spirit of Satyam’ — on their own.

Satyam pep talk falls flat on 2,000 jittery employees

January 9, 2009 1:03:14 am

Switch off your TV and don’t read the newspapers,stop believing rumours,” says one of the mails from top officials of Satyam Computer Services that the employees found in their inbox on Thursday.

Musical saga

January 8, 2009 1:17:43 am

The battles and acts of heroism from the great epic of Mahabharata came alive on stage when Shree Idagunji Mahaganpathi Yakshnagan Mandali performed at FTII yesterday as a part of Spic Macay cultural fest this year.

Up,Up and Away

January 8, 2009 1:16:42 am

There’s a quiet satisfaction as Faiza Ahmad Khan reflects on the award that has propelled her to the ranks of India’s serious documentary filmmakers.

Stage act

January 8, 2009 1:15:39 am

When in the 1980s,he came to Pune,the lack of a consistent audience for theatre,a very common characteristic of the theatre scene in the city,glared at him.

Legacy carried forward

January 8, 2009 1:14:29 am

Effectively carrying forward the legacy of his grandfather Vasantrao Deshpande,Rahul Deshpande is unarguably the true representative of the next generation of Indian classical singers.

Silence speaks

January 8, 2009 1:12:31 am

The beauty that meets the eyes dwells in the mind. A few further articulate it on the canvas.