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Pune student suffers facial paralysis after teacher hits him, bangs his head against a bench

Pune student suffers facial paralysis after teacher hits him, bangs his head against a bench

The child's parents, who filed a police complaint Monday, claimed the assault has led to the child suffering from "facial paralysis".

Nov 13, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
Four Army personnel booked for molesting and raping hearing-speech impaired woman in Pune

Four Army personnel booked for molesting and raping hearing-speech impaired woman in Pune

The woman was allegedly molested and raped at Pune's Khadki Military hospital.

Oct 17, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
Police arrest 2 railway engineers in connection with Pune Hoarding Mishap

Police arrest 2 railway engineers in connection with Pune Hoarding Mishap

The Flex hoarding collapsed on Friday, claiming the lives of four people.

Oct 06, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
Pune: Railways announces 5 lakh compensation for dead, 1 lakh for injured in flex board mishap

Pune: Railways announces 5 lakh compensation for dead, 1 lakh for injured in flex board mishap

Railways on Friday announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh for the people who died in Pune' Shivaji Nagar after a flex board collapsed on the road.

Oct 05, 2018, 21:30 PM IST
Pune: 3 dead, 9 injured as flex board collapses near Shivaji Nagar station

Pune: 3 dead, 9 injured as flex board collapses near Shivaji Nagar station

At least three people have died and nine injured after a flex banner beside a railway station collapsed on Friday. 

Oct 05, 2018, 16:12 PM IST
Principal shows porn to student, woman counsellor asks victim to stay silent

Principal shows porn to student, woman counsellor asks victim to stay silent

Both the accused are at large and efforts are on to nab them, said police.

Sep 17, 2018, 10:17 AM IST
India committed to regional cooperation within BIMSTEC: Subhash Bhamre

India committed to regional cooperation within BIMSTEC: Subhash Bhamre

Speaking at the concluding ceremony of BIMSTEC, Bhamre addressed the participating nations on countering terrorism.

Sep 16, 2018, 15:41 PM IST
Pune: Lovestruck romeo puts up 300 'I am sorry' hoardings for girlfriend

Pune: Lovestruck romeo puts up 300 'I am sorry' hoardings for girlfriend

The hoardings soon caught the attention of the local residents who informed the civic body.

Aug 18, 2018, 22:37 PM IST
Pune schools, colleges, commercial units closed on Thursday as Maratha bodies call for Maharashtra bandh

Pune schools, colleges, commercial units closed on Thursday as Maratha bodies call for Maharashtra bandh

Pune district police will deploy three companies of the State Reserve Police Force and a team of the Rapid Action Force in sensitive areas during the protest by the Maratha Kranti Morcha.

Aug 08, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
Five killed, many injured as Pune building collapses

Five killed, many injured as Pune building collapses

The building was reportedly 30 years old and had been served a notice by municipal body.

Jul 21, 2018, 14:28 PM IST
Shridhar Chillal cuts nails after 66 years, to display them at Ripley's Believe It or Not!

Shridhar Chillal cuts nails after 66 years, to display them at Ripley's Believe It or Not!

The 82-year-old man from Pune had been growing his left hand's fingernails since 1952 when he was just 14.

Jul 12, 2018, 12:15 PM IST
Spiritual guru Dada JP Vaswani - an acclaimed humanitarian, philosopher, educator, writer - dies in Pune

Spiritual guru Dada JP Vaswani - an acclaimed humanitarian, philosopher, educator, writer - dies in Pune

Spiritual leader Dada Vaswani passed away at the age of 99 in Pune on Thursday.

Jul 12, 2018, 10:57 AM IST
Pune school withdraws directive on colour of innerwear for girl students, offers apology

Pune school withdraws directive on colour of innerwear for girl students, offers apology

A controversy erupted after Vishwashanti Gurukul School issued a directive on girl's innerwear in the school diary.

Jul 05, 2018, 17:16 PM IST
Top Pune school issues directive on colour of innerwear for girl students

Top Pune school issues directive on colour of innerwear for girl students

Only white or skin-coloured innerwear for girls: Top Pune school's dictate leaves parents baffled

Jul 04, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
'Popcorn worth Rs 5 sold at Rs 250': MNS workers thrash theatre manager over high food prices

'Popcorn worth Rs 5 sold at Rs 250': MNS workers thrash theatre manager over high food prices

The Bombay High Court had recently reprimanded the state government over the overpriced food and drinks at cinema halls and multiplexes. 

Jun 29, 2018, 15:02 PM IST
Pune now has more vehicles than humans

Pune now has more vehicles than humans

And, it is a city where there are 4 two-wheelers for every car.

Apr 06, 2018, 22:59 PM IST
Pune's 'tyre killers' to prevent wrong driving deemed too risky

Pune's 'tyre killers' to prevent wrong driving deemed too risky

The spikes - used in several parts of the world - are angled on one side and wreck tyres of vehicles coming from the opposite (wrong) side.

Apr 04, 2018, 08:06 AM IST
Forced to strip while frisking at MIT Pune, allege students; govt orders probe

Forced to strip while frisking at MIT Pune, allege students; govt orders probe

The strip-search was done on the pretext of preventing the students from carrying chits inside the examination centre.

Mar 05, 2018, 15:17 PM IST
Watch: Pune tea seller, who earns Rs 12 lakh per month, wants to create jobs​

Watch: Pune tea seller, who earns Rs 12 lakh per month, wants to create jobs​

The Pune-based Yewle Tea house has become one of the renowned stalls in the city.

Mar 05, 2018, 08:01 AM IST
What's wrong in HRD Minister's argument on Darwin Theory: Students quizzed in exam

What's wrong in HRD Minister's argument on Darwin Theory: Students quizzed in exam

The IISER, in an examination, asked what was wrong with Union minister Satyapal Singh's argument criticising Charles Darwin's theory, with the dean of the institute said that the question was "aimed

Feb 24, 2018, 15:50 PM IST