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Roadshakers vroom their way to adventure,passion their binding force

January 21, 2009 1:49:12 am

It's the spirit that binds them together-the spirit for adventure coupled with passion for riding.

Award for S K Sardana

January 21, 2009 1:47:58 am

The Southern Command Headquarters has awarded a commendation certificate and a silver citation to Pune Cantonment Board chief executive officer S K Sardana for 'exemplary performance.'

Aerospace engineers set to go up,in numbers

January 21, 2009 1:46:43 am

The newly launched 'B.Tech in Aerospace Engineering' course by Indian Institute of Aeronautical Engineering and Information Technology...

Flower show in city from Friday

January 21, 2009 1:41:45 am

The Agri-Horticultural Society of Western India has organised ‘Buds N’Blooms 2009,’ an annual flower show and garden festival,at Empress Botanical Garden between January 23 and 25 between 9 am and 8 pm.

PMC rakes in Rs 300 crore from property tax

January 21, 2009 1:40:27 am

The Pune Municipal Corporation has collected a record Rs 300 crore from property tax till date in 2008-09.

Brembo Group invests Rs 100 cr in Chakan

January 21, 2009 1:37:46 am

The Italian major Brembo Group,which supplies brake systems to cars,commercial vehicles and motorbikes,on Tuesday...

Three city policemen bag awards for ‘best crime investigations’

January 21, 2009 1:34:35 am

Assistant Commissioner of Police (Crime Branch) Sangramsinh Nishandar,Police Inspector Sunil Pawar and Assistant Police Inspector Nandkumar Suryavanshi - all from the city- bagged awards for 'best crime investigations' in the state.

Building bridges between syllabus and industry

January 21, 2009 1:28:08 am

With the aim of bridging the ever increasing disconnect between industry requirements and university syllabi,city-based American software professional Freeman Murray has launched a cyber community on his website,

Water tariff may sink students

January 21, 2009 1:24:19 am

Students are likely to bear the brunt of the Pune Municipal Corporation’s plan to raise the water tariff for those who pay it by the meter.

Projects find gateway to defence land

January 21, 2009 1:22:24 am

Nearly 15 proposals from the Pimpri-Chinchwad area and 11 (three new and eight pending) from the Pune Municipal Corporation area pertaining to land acquisition for roads from defence institutions in the city are likely to be cleared by the defence ministry soon.

Easier way to prevent rabies,drive from February

January 21, 2009 1:21:08 am

Vaccination against rabies will be less painful,less expensive and more effective from next month with civic authorities embracing a modern technique that has already eradicated the disease from 14 countries.

Security up,sales down

January 21, 2009 1:18:26 am

Paying a heavy price for the city police cordoning off all roads in the periphery of the commissioner’s building complex are the shopping malls...

Why are city fathers scared to allow tax hike?

January 20, 2009 1:47:40 am

While submitting his budget before the standing committee of Pune Municipal Corporation,the municipal commissioner has suggested an increase in the water tax on those who pay it by meter.

Strong amphibious capability needed: Army chief

January 20, 2009 1:47:11 am

It is crucial that India have a strong ‘amphibious capability’ in place to guard its national and strategic interests in the Indian Ocean Region...

After traffic police action,private bus owners fear worse

January 20, 2009 1:46:38 am

After the traffic police began cracking down on luxury bus owners,stopping them from entering the city,the buses have seen their occupancy drop by over 50 percent.

Police force on mock security drills

January 20, 2009 1:45:20 am

All the roads leading to the police commissioner’s office were barricaded by the police on Monday. Gun-toting policemen had asked people to use other roads to head to their destination.

Behind the seams

January 20, 2009 1:43:30 am

The thing about glamour is that it often doesn't look so pretty from up close. So,at the Nokia 15th Annual Star Screen Awards last Wednesday at the MMRDA Grounds,we decided to take a peek behind the scenes.

Fusing Melodies

January 20, 2009 1:42:26 am

Music is all about transcending boundaries and barriers of all kinds and about promoting the idea of oneness and brotherhood," says accomplished singer Shubha Mudgal on being quizzed about what music means to her.

the prodigal actor

January 20, 2009 1:40:31 am

She has been frequenting the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) for years,literally growing up in films.

Agonisingly true!

January 20, 2009 1:39:21 am

The fresh whiff of freedom that a student experiences with his first steps in college is just one of the more colourful aspects that college life has to offer.

Gatorade pacers talent hunt identifies six bowlers from city

January 20, 2009 1:37:23 am

The next fast bowling sensation could be from our very own Pune,thanks to Gatorade,the sports drink that is highly popular amongst cricketers worldwide.

National Archery Championship in Balewadi from today

January 20, 2009 1:36:16 am

With two out of the four women competitors having represented the country in international tournaments...

Sumo team wins inter-plastic

January 20, 2009 1:35:02 am

In an interesting match,Sumo team won the Inter-Plastic Industries Cricket Tournament and also Late Pravin Mehta and late Dilip Jain trophy.

Doctor with roots in city brings home a specialty

January 20, 2009 1:20:41 am

Medical education may have seen a sea change since 1960,the year he passed out of B J Medical College. But he is driven by an urge for further improvement.

Amid crunch,charity office told to spare staff for polls

January 20, 2009 1:19:30 am

The office of the Charity Commissioner,which says it has a staff crunch,has now been told by the Election Commission to spare three officers for election duty.