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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.

Ultra-thin topping clicks,more roads set for a relay

January 20, 2009 1:18:31 am

After using the ultra-thin white topping technique for developing select roads in the city last year,the Pune Municipal Corporation has proposed to develop more 2.5-km road stretches using the “cost-effective,yet durable” technology.

Firms lick their lips for Satyam specialists

January 20, 2009 1:17:02 am

Contrary to the public perception that Satyam employees are ‘untouchables’,many IT firms are looking at the current imbroglio as an opportunity for hiring top-end Satyam specialists in niche areas.

Rail link to Nagpur struck,Delhi on track now

January 20, 2009 1:08:06 am

The Pune-Delhi train that ran briefly during the Commonwealth Youth Games will commence again by February-end,and this time it will be permanent,said Union Minister of State for Railways Narayan Rathawa.

Feroz Bengali booked again

January 19, 2009 1:28:54 am

The city police have booked gangster Feroz Rahim Bengali for forcibly taking control of a property at Hadapsar and then threatening its owner Avinash Rahim Chikoti (27) that he would be killed if he demanded his land back.

DSK group praised for sincere service,gets back Rs 2.5 crore

January 19, 2009 1:27:24 am

Not many days have passed since the country had woken up to the biggest ever corporate fraud by Satyam.

US doctors help villagers walk again,free of cost

January 19, 2009 1:26:17 am

Manduji Wadkar from Bhambavade village in Bhor who has suffered from knee pain for the past decade never thought he would go in for knee replacement surgery...

Colombia to Pune: To connect with ragpickers

January 19, 2009 1:25:17 am

I have been collecting,rather ‘picking my way’ ,through garbage bins searching for recyclable paper,plastic,and other scrap ever since I was seven years old.

A real life hero who tamed his attackers

January 19, 2009 1:21:40 am

It was a scene straight out of a Bollywood flick: one man taking on the might of 11 attackers and in the end emerging triumphant.

Colorado girls bring education back to kids without a school

January 19, 2009 1:18:29 am

A visiting team of American college students have set out to bring education to children of Chilati village in Melghat.

700 farmers take up UB winery stake offer

January 19, 2009 1:17:06 am

As many as 700 farmers are eager to share the profits of the wine industry and have applied for stakes in the much-talked-about proposal of making farmers stakeholders in a winery at Baramati.

Charity office says not enough staff,law ministry says not so

January 19, 2009 1:15:45 am

By its own admission,the Charity Commissioner’s office in Pune has no staff to monitor the 32,000-odd trusts in the city.

CM call sparks NCP rethink on saffron alliance

January 19, 2009 1:14:07 am

Chief Minister Ashok Chavan’s appeal to the NCP to snap ties with saffron parties in the Pune Municipal Corporation...

High alert after ‘attack threat’

January 19, 2009 1:12:41 am

The city police force went into a tizzy,along with their counterparts across the state,apparently following a message that alerted them about a possible terror attack in the state between January 17 and 20.

Talking point with Ronit roy

January 19, 2009 1:07:41 am

How different is Bandini on NDTV Imagine going to be from the other Balaji serials? In the beginning,everyone has a vision,but eventually I don’t know how different it will turn out to be.