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  • Residents of PCMC on hunger strike

    Pune: Residents of Spine road in Triveninagar, Talawade, are on a hunger strike demanding rehabilitation before their houses are demolished for the purpose of road widening. The PCMC has decided to widen a road to 65m to facilitate smooth flow of traffic.

    Saturday, 7 June 2014 - 7:50am
  • Placement website cons Pune based youth of 89k with lure of job in Norway

    Pune: A job applicant was allegedly duped by a placement website to the tune of Rs 89,688 towards fees for registrations and other application fees. The applicant was searching for a job abroad and had applied to many companies. The incident took place between July 2013 and November 2013 but the...

    Friday, 6 June 2014 - 9:14am
  • After techie Mohsin Shaikh's death in Pune, his brother says the incident has brought their life to a standstill

    Pune: Mohsin Shaikh, 28, had come to the city from Solapur four years back to earn a livelihood. He wanted to shoulder his family of five and had recently got his younger brother a job in Pune through a reference.

    Friday, 6 June 2014 - 8:58am
  • NGOs and corporates in Pune address issues related to environment, on World Environment Day

    Pune: The environmental NGOs and corporate offices in the city are gearing up for celebrating World Environment Day by organizing various activities and programs for the awareness about environmental problems.

    Thursday, 5 June 2014 - 10:16am
  • Pune corporates make work fun

    Pune: Corporate firms in the city are destressing their employees by organising recreational activities and fun filled events for their employees. An employee at Amdocs Limited in the city said, “The HR team of our company had organised a flash mob with creative choreography and the execution was...

    Thursday, 29 May 2014 - 10:15am
  • Pune Cycle tracks, not for cyclists for sure

    Pune was once known as city of bicycles, but the motorcycles replaced this eco-friendly vehicle, thus leaving very little or even no space for bicycle riders for safe riding. In order to promote cycling, the Pune Municipal Corporation had constructed cycle tracks on various roads of the city....

    Monday, 26 May 2014 - 9:01am
  • Wedding parties lead to traffic snarls on DP rd

    Pune: Although the DP Road that runs from Mhatre Bridge to Rajaram Bridge is 100-feet wide, commuters are facing heavy traffic jams, as vehicles being parked in a haphazard manner outside marriage halls on the road. Several residents have complained to the traffic police and Pune Municipal...

    Tuesday, 20 May 2014 - 8:02am
  • Not a single clean public toilet in Pune, who is responsible?

    Three weeks ago, PMC officials along with a city-based NGO, conducted a survey on the city’s public toilets. This, after the HC had instructed the civic body to conduct a thorough inspection and table a report within a month following Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by an activist...

    Monday, 19 May 2014 - 11:24am
  • Angry Chinchwad residents put up flexes against builder

    Despite requests, builder did not give water and power supply

    Friday, 16 May 2014 - 7:25am
  • Pune witnessed the phenomenon of zero shadow day

    Citizens of Pune witnessed the bi-annual phenomenon on Wednesday

    Thursday, 15 May 2014 - 9:36am