The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MahaMetro) has proposed to use three tunnel boring machines, against its earlier plan of four, for the underground Metro w
(This story originally appeared in PuneMirror on February 27, 2020)
State health officials have started screening and tracking travellers arriving from Iran and Italy too in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) threat
The Kondhwa police on Tuesday arrested a 20-year-old youth on the charges of abducting and molesting a minor girl on February 24.
A caller posing as an army colonel duped a restaurant owner of Rs72,000 on the pretext of ordering food for 40 of his men and then acquiring the details of the restaurate
The sight of broken pipes laid to create a makeshift culvert near Prayeja city off Sinhagad Road sparked fears of future flooding among residents this week. Their worri
The Savitribai Phule Pune Universitys (SPPU) exam department plans to reduce the examination period from over 100 days to 45-55 days in each of the two sessions in an aca
(This story originally appeared in PuneMirror on February 26, 2020)
The BJP launched a frontal attack on CM Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday, saying he ran away from the (assembly when they raised the issue of farm loan waiver. BJP on Tuesday
The legislative assembly on Tuesday passed a bill to reverse a decision of the last government that had allowed villagers to directly elect their sarpanch. The bill goes
The Pune crime branch on Tuesday night arrested Anil Bhosale, sitting MLC from the NCP and director of the Shivajirao Bhosale Cooperative Bank Limited, along with three o
n unidentified woman attacked a 48-year-old religious preacher with a sharp weapon on Monday night.
Some women co-passengers in a general compartment of Solapur-Gondia Maharashtra Express on Sunday helped a woman deliver a baby after the train arrived at the Pune statio
An employee of the Central Ordnance Depot in Dehu Road lost Rs61,330 to online fraudsters on January 8 when he tried to avail a free pair of shoes as promised in an offer
A jobless man was booked on Monday for attacking a 31-year-old constable outside Kasewadi police chowkey on Sunday night following a dispute over registering the complain
The Pimpri police on Tuesday arrested a 32-year-old man from Roha in Raigad district on the charges of sexually harassing five women, including four minors, of a family o
Additional sessions judge M M Deshpande on Tuesday convicted and sentenced a 36-year-old man to rigorous life imprisonment for raping and murdering a four-year-old girl i
The state government has sanctioned Rs 152.24 crore for the construction of 23 roads in the city and stated that instead of putting the onus only on one entity, the respo
Activists of Vidarbha Rajya Andolan Samiti (VRAS) tried to stage a Rail Roko Andolan in support of their demand for a separate Vidarbha statehood at Manish Nagar Railway
In a major setback to BJP MP Dr Jaysiddheshwar Shivacharya Mahaswami, Solapur district caste verification committee has termed his caste certificate as invalid, which he
(This story originally appeared in PuneMirror on February 25, 2020)
The Nirbhaya squad has booked 23 people and issued a strict warning to 25 others in the Deolali Camp area on Sunday evening. Meanwhile, another 30 people were booked by t
A 20-year-old youth was arrested on Sunday on the charge of setting five two-wheelers parked in front of a mechanics shop on fire in Pimple Nilakh.
Four youths, including a criminal on record and a professional dancer, had stolen 25 two-wheelers and kept them at secluded places to look for prospective customers but t