Post Tagged with: "Pune"

Vinod Tawde denies ordering pupil?s ?arrest?

Vinod Tawde denies ordering pupil?s ?arrest?

PUNE: Maharashtra education minister on Sunday denied having ordered the ?arrest? of a media student who was recording a video of his interaction at the Shri Shivaji arts and commerce college in Amravati on Friday. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a function here, he also denied having asked […]

Black chicken, tinged with melanin & nutritional claims

Black chicken, tinged with melanin & nutritional claims

The now-vegan Virat Kohli and his team needn?t fear the and content in chicken if they consume the black-coloured meat of the Kadaknath fowl. This advice to the Board of Control for Cricket in India came recently from veterinary scientists in Madhya Pradesh?s Jhabua district, where the Kadaknath is largely […]

PMC considers expansion of 24×7 water supply proj

PMC considers expansion of 24×7 water supply proj

PUNE: The civic body is planning to extend the proposed round-the-clock water supply to include 11 villages merged in its limits in 2017. A official said a meeting was held recently with regard to in the 11 villages in the headquarters in Shivajinagar. The issue of water supply to these […]

Mercedes driver held for Dec 26 hit-&-run deaths

Mercedes driver held for Dec 26 hit-&-run deaths

PUNE: The car driver involved in the hit-and-run of two men on the Vadgaonsheri-Kalyaninagar Road early on December 26 morning was on Friday. The Yerawada police went through hours of CCTV footage before identifying the vehicle as a red Mercedes. The man behind the wheels was identified as Tanmay Chaitanya […]

Pimple Saudagar residents beat chill on Sunday

Pimple Saudagar residents beat chill on Sunday

PUNE: The cold winter morning failed to dampen the spirits of Punekars once again as a large crowd flocked to the stretch from Kokane Chowk to Vishwa Shanti Colony in Pimple Saudagar for the Happy Street carnival on Sunday. The stretch was transformed into a fun-filled activity zone with Zumba, […]

PMPML to seek foreign help if ARAI refuses audit

PMPML to seek foreign help if ARAI refuses audit

PUNE: The Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) is willing to approach a foreign agency for conducting a audit on their buses if the Automotive Research Association of India () rejects their proposal. The proposal to conduct the audit was rejected by the central institute of road transport (CIRT) citing […]

In 200 trap cases, ACB nets 268 govt officials

In 200 trap cases, ACB nets 268 govt officials

PUNE: The state Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), Pune, laid as many as 200 traps over 2018 and nabbed 230 state government and 38 private persons for accepting bribe on behalf of government officers. Pune has taken action in the most number of cases across the state. Officials from the revenue department […]

Woman dies of burns, husband injured in fire

Woman dies of burns, husband injured in fire

PUNE: A 45-year-old woman died while her husband, an Income Tax officer, sustained 30% after a out in their ninth floor flat in Kadnagar in Undri on Sunday evening. The Kondhwa police identified the deceased as Kamini Santosh Kumar and her husband as Santosh Kumar. Everything inside the two-bedroom flat, […]

Army aspirants brave cold, sleep in the open

Army aspirants brave cold, sleep in the open

PUNE: Thousands of youths from in and around the state will compete for 111 soldier vacancies at the two-day Army recruitment rally which will be held at the General Parade Ground near the race course from Monday. The recruitment rally has been organized by 101 Infantry Battalion (), Maratha Light […]

Cycle sharing to start at 3 new locations

Cycle sharing to start at 3 new locations

CHINCHWAD: A public bicycle sharing system will be started under the Pimpri Chinchwad Project at the Akurdi railway station, Nigdi-Pradhikaran and Chinchwad. ?Nominal charges would be taken from the bicyclists,? said joint chief executive officer Nilkanth Poman He added that the cycle stations would be located along the roads. ?Electronic […]