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Rajesh Rao

  • Pune Speak Up: The choo choo train of FDI

    FDI in defence has been hiked to 49% from present 26% and the cash starved railways has thrown open its doors in areas of infrastructure such as high-speed train systems, suburban corridors and freight projects. Dna asks experts if the cabinets decision in opening defence and railways for FDI a...

    Friday, 8 August 2014 - 10:25am
  • Pune Speak Up: A stitch in time

    NGO seeks abortion time extension from 20 to 28 weeks, dna asks readers is there any harm in allowing abortion after 20 weeks till 28 weeks, in case of severe foetal abnormalities or to protect health of pregnant woman?

    Thursday, 7 August 2014 - 10:21am
  • Pune Speak Up: Sonia Gandhi and her many dwarfs

    Natwar Singh in his recent book "One life is not enough" has raised a storm by criticising Sonia and Rahul Gandhi along with other offensive references. dna asks experts if the former foreign minister is bringing out incidents of nepotism and root cause of bad governance within UPA government, with...

    Tuesday, 5 August 2014 - 10:46am
  • Pune Speak Up: 'Sachin' in deserved the recommendation for Bharat Ratna

    Let's not make the prestigious award a shame

    Saturday, 2 August 2014 - 10:36am
  • South Korea, PCMC to develop state-of-art sewage treatment plant

    Pune: The Mayor of South Korean port city of Gunsan, Mun Dong-shin has expressed their willingness to assist PCMC in developing a state-of-art sewage water treatment plant for the twin town. This was told by PCMC Mohani Lande, who has just returned from a week long tour to Gunsan.

    Saturday, 2 August 2014 - 10:28am
  • No water worry for PCMC residents till next monsoon

    Pune: With the live storage level at Pavana dam crossing the 65 per cent mark of its total capacity, the Pimpri Chinchwad residents are assured of getting daily one-time water supply for the next one year.

    Saturday, 2 August 2014 - 10:27am
  • Pune Speak Up: Sliding away from our hands

    The Malin landslide tragedy wiped out an entire village. Many believe that the incident occurred due to illegal mining and poorly built roads. Dna asks experts if this is a wake up call for the government and us to not to play with the fragile biodiversity of the Western Ghats

    Friday, 1 August 2014 - 10:12am
  • Pune Speak Up: Flipping karts in big biz

    Flipkart has raised $1 billion in fresh capital, which is one of the largest funding rounds in e-commerce space globally. There are very few internet companies which have raised that kind of money. dna asks readers if Flipkart is changing the structure of e-commerce ecosystem in India

    Thursday, 31 July 2014 - 10:20am
  • Pune Speak Up: Stay hungry, stay foolish?

    As India is witnessing a rising trend of entrepreneurship, institutes are guaranteeing jobs and creating entrepreneurs. dna asks experts which is a better career choice between entrepreneurship and a job

    Wednesday, 30 July 2014 - 10:28am
  • Pune Speak Up: Stripping a strip of land

    In the Israeli-Palestine conflict, relentless pounding of Gaza by the Israeli army has left over 1000 civilians dead including women and children. The Israeli's are bombing homes, hospitals and open spaces. dna asks readers why the world leaders are showing a casual concern on the Gaza massacre

    Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 11:03am