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MSC Bank awaits NABARD’s nod for merger, non-agri lending

November 22, 2020 8:28:32 am

Vidyadhar Ananskar, chairman of the board of administrator of the MSC Bank, said the merger will help the bank to venture into non-agricultural retail lending.

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Pune: After activists alert cops, illegal sand mining racket on Aundh riverbed busted

November 22, 2020 8:31:57 am

Activist Vaishali Patkar (47) has lodged the first information report (FIR) in this case at the Sangvi police station.

3 days before reopening, BMC shuts all schools in Mumbai till December 31

Pune city schools to remain shut till December 13, Pimpri-Chinchwad schools till Nov 30

November 22, 2020 8:33:49 am

Following a review meeting and keeping in mind the spike in COVID 19 cases post-Diwali, it was decided to further postpone reopening of schools.

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Pune auto driver who helped many during lockdown to be featured on Bharat Ke Mahaveer

November 22, 2020 8:35:38 am

Throughout the lockdown, Kothawale has been offering free auto rides to pregnant women and the elderly so that they could visit hospitals for check-ups.

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Early treatment with Favipiravir shows faster viral clearance in mild Covid-19 cases: Study

November 21, 2020 6:08:17 am

Treatment with Favipiravir has led to significant improvement in the time taken for the infection to be cured, as per results of the first-ever randomised controlled trial of the drug.

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Pune: Cops rescue baby kidnapped by her mother’s co-passenger, one arrested

November 21, 2020 12:39:35 pm

The woman, identified as Aruna Rajendra Pawar (36), has been arrested.

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Pune: Sculpture depicting friendship between R K Laxman’s ‘common man’ and cops inaugurated

November 21, 2020 1:17:25 am

DGP Subodh Kumar Jaiswal inaugurated the 'Police Vastu Sangrahalay', which is an exhibition of various items used by the police department over the years, such as weapons, replicas of police vehicles, transport and communication systems.

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Maharashtra govt’s WhatsApp initiative to assess online learning outcomes among students gets poor response

November 21, 2020 12:39:55 am

The programme, which was launched in the beginning of November, aims to evaluate the performance of students in state board-affiliated schools from classes I to X.

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Pune: Cops retrieve Rs 3.14 lakh transferred to 2 banks in China in cyber crime case

November 20, 2020 11:32:01 pm

A complaint of online cheating was received from the company, Nasan Medical Electronics Private Limited, on November 5, stated a press release by Deputy Commissioner of Police (cyber and EOW) Bhagyashree Navtake.

Pune: NGT orders committee to address grievances of residents living near upcoming garbage processing plant

November 20, 2020 3:05:01 am

NGT has appointed an expert committee to look into the grievances of Ambegaon Budhruk residents regarding the location of a garbage processing plant in Bavdhan, which is allegedly being set up close to the residential area.

Man arrested for abusing, threatening to kill 16-year-old girl

Councillor in Baramati civic body, five others arrested over businessman’s suicide

November 20, 2020 2:38:38 am

Six persons, including a councillor of the Baramati Municipal Council, have been arrested in connection with the suicide of a local businessman.

Bhima riverbed: Police and Revenue dept officials seize & destroy over 80 excavation boats in 2 months

November 20, 2020 1:25:38 am

Officials of the Revenue department and police have till now seized and destroyed over 80 boats used for sand excavation over the last two months.

Instagram influencer held for ‘robbing’ man

Pune: Three arrested for stealing parts of cell phone towers

November 20, 2020 12:35:46 am

The Crime Branch of Pune City Police has arrested three persons for allegedly stealing spare parts of cell phone towers from Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad.

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Chhat puja will not be allowed in public places: PMC

November 19, 2020 10:39:18 pm

Civic body permits reopening of schools for classes IX-XII, swimming pools for sportspersons training for competitions

Covid cases in Pune likely to increase post Diwali, warn doctors

November 19, 2020 3:39:24 pm

Pune district till Wednesday afternoon has reported a total of 3.32 lakh cases, of which 9,174 are active cases.

Sugar mills in Maharashtra warn of delayed payment to farmers due to bank policies

Sugar mills in Maharashtra warn of delayed payment to farmers due to bank policies

November 19, 2020 11:15:25 am

Mills ‘pledge’ their sugar stocks with the banks to avail the working capital for the season.

Pune: Security guard set ablaze by auto driver in Bhosari

November 19, 2020 4:33:49 am

The incident took place outside the premises of a private company located in Sector 10 of Bhosari MIDC on Tuesday afternoon.

Gurgaon sees surge in new Covid-19 cases, deaths

Active cases rising again, PMC says it’s ready to tackle second wave of Covid infections

November 19, 2020 4:15:13 am

After registering a jump in active Covid-19 cases for two consecutive days, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) is bracing for the second wave of coronavirus infections.

Pune: Migrant workers return to job losses, lower salaries

November 19, 2020 3:39:09 am

Migrant workers, who had left Pune owing to the Covid-induced lockdown, have returned to the district only to find a scarcity of jobs.

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Politics over inauguration of water supply project: NCP wants Ajit Pawar, BJP firm on Fadnavis and Patil

November 19, 2020 1:13:05 am

The water supply system is expected to ensure sufficient water for over 5 lakh Pune residents in Kalas, Sangamwadi, Yerawada, Lohegaon, Dhanori, Vadgaonsheri and Kharadi on Nagar Road.

Neighbours shocked, no FIR by any ‘victim’ against UP engineer

Maharashtra: Watchman set afire for objecting to man urinating on car

November 18, 2020 6:05:59 pm

The security guard received burn injuries in the incident that took place around 1 pm on Tuesday in Bhosari industrial area area in Maharashtra.

Pune: Healthcare devices bag 2020 Anjani Mashelkar Inclusive awards

November 17, 2020 9:43:27 pm

The award, instituted by noted scientist R A Mashelkar in memory of his mother, recognises scientific innovations capable of addressing societal problems. The award has been presented by the  Anjali Mashelkar Foundation since 2011.

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India not ‘expansionist’, believes in welfare of world: Gadkari

November 17, 2020 3:56:00 pm

"There are some countries, which are driven by expansionist desires, but we believe in the welfare of the world. We believe in 'Vasudev Kutumbakam (the world is one family)," he said.

Spotlight on Walker, Dnyanganga poses conservation challenge

Spotlight on Walker, Dnyanganga poses conservation challenge

November 16, 2020 12:35:53 am

The sanctuary’s tryst with tiger has excited not just conservationists but also local politicians, who are looking at a job-creating tourism opportunity and are hence rooting for providing Walker with a mate to populate the sanctuary with tigers.

High traffic on Pune-Mumbai Expressway, toll collection suspended temporarily to ease congestion

November 16, 2020 11:23:50 am

Due to the large volume of traffic, the management of the toll booth at Khalapur had to let motorists pass without paying the toll fee to ease congestion.