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  • Pune traffic police hold helmet awareness drive

    In order to promote the use of helmets in Pune, the Pune traffic police branch kicked off a helmet awareness campaign in the city from Friday. Total 27 police officers and 180 police personnel participated in a bike rally which was taken out by the Pune traffic police.

    Sunday, 10 August 2014 - 4:44pm
  • National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) announces completion of rescue operation at Malin

    PUNE: After working day in and day out constantly for a week and extracting 151 bodies from debris, the officials of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) finally announced that the rescue operation at Malin village is over on Wednesday evening. The rescue teams of NDRF did not find a single body...

    Thursday, 7 August 2014 - 10:26am
  • Good Samaritans at work in Malin

    PUNE: It was the seventh day on Tuesday when the work of removing debris and extracting bodies at Malin village was still going on these two persons are working day in and day out to help the rescue teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) to speed up the rescue operations even in the rain.

    Wednesday, 6 August 2014 - 11:02am
  • A mourning Raksha Bandhan: Brother loses sister in Pune landslide

    Twenty-six-year old Vijay Shelkande had bought a sari for his youngest sister to gift her on Rakshabandhan, however before he could gift her the sari, tragedy struck and he lost her sister. Vijay could not control his emotions when he identified his sisters body which was extracted by the team of...

    Tuesday, 5 August 2014 - 8:25am
  • National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) uses human life detector, Netra at Malin

    Pune: While the continuous rain and muddy area is causing great hurdles for the rescue teams at Malin village, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is making use of state of art equipment like human life detector system and unmanned aerial vehicle known as Netra to find people trapped under...

    Friday, 1 August 2014 - 10:27am
  • Pune losing its green cover to slums: Environment Status Report (ESR)

    PUNE: Pune city is losing its green cover, thanks to the increasing number of slums and conversion of agriculture land into non agriculture for construction purpose. The issue of impact on gree cover has been highlighted in the latest Environment Status Report (ESR) of Pune Municipal Corporation....

    Thursday, 31 July 2014 - 10:14am
  • Activist complains to Election Commission of India over election expenditure

    Pune: Activist Vishwambhar Choudhari has filed an online complaint to the Election Commission of India (ECI). He has pointed out that neither the websites of any of the political parties nor that of the ECI have displayed the details of expenditure of party candidates and the parties during the...

    Saturday, 26 July 2014 - 10:58am
  • While potholes dot the city, Pune Municipal Corporation repair teams hit roads

    Activists point at bad quality work; helpline gets 150 complaints

    Saturday, 26 July 2014 - 10:58am
  • Encroachment hits Nagar road residents hard

    Kharadi, Wadgaon Sheri locals cry hoarse but PMC cares two hoots

    Friday, 25 July 2014 - 10:00am
  • Central Industrial Security Force's dog squad keeping watch on abandoned vehicles at Pune airport

    PUNE: Now the dog squad of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) will alert the forces if any abandoned vehicles with explosive gets parked in the parking lot of Pune airport. On the backdrop of recent blast near Dagdusheth Ganpati temple, the CISF officials at the Pune Airport are giving...

    Thursday, 24 July 2014 - 10:03am