Goa Police do an 'Iranian Job', bust inter-state gang

Normally associated with the legendary cafes with strong tea and khari (salted pastry), the word 'Irani' has been proving to be a headache for police in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa, for more unworthy reasons.

Provide Ebola detection facilities at Pune, Nagpur airports: HC

The Bombay High Court today directed Maharashtra Government to provide medical screening facilities at Pune and Nagpur airports to detect Ebola virus among passengers arriving from affected countries, on the lines of existing amenities at Mumbai and Delhi airports.

'Pune Festival' enters 26th year

A lively performance depicting 'Ganesh Vandana' by noted actress Hema Malini and her daughter Esha marked the inauguration of Pune Festival, an annual cultural extravaganza as part of the ongoing Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations.

PIL seeks action against ex-top cop for using tantriks in Dabholkar murder case

A PIL in the Bombay High Court on Friday sought action against: former Pune Police Commissioner Gulabrao Pol for allegedly taking the help of 'tantriks' (occultists) to crack the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar.

CPM office in Pune attacked

A group of unidentified persons on Tuesday vandalised the city office of CPI(M) but no one was injured in the attack, police said.

A course for project management professionals

Symbiosis International University and Project Management Institute collaborate to promote skill development and encourage industry academia interaction, Gauri Rane reports.

Worship Dagdusheth Ganpati to fulfil your desire of being wealthy

Know how the worship of Dagdusheth Ganpati can make you rich in 30 days

BKS Iyengar - one of the greatest yoga gurus: US media

Mainstream American media and yoga experts have mourned the loss of BKS Iyengar, calling him one of the greatest yoga gurus who was instrumental in bringing the physical and spiritual exercise to West.

Uddhav slams police for `failing` to crack Dabholkar murder

Uddhav Thackeray criticised police for "failing" to crack the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar who was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Pune last year.

Iyengar spread India`s ancient knowledge worldwide: President

President Pranab Mukherjee has condoled the passing away of globally renowned yoga guru BKS Iyengar Wednesday.

BKS Iyengar: A pioneer who brought yoga to masses

World-renowned yoga guru BKS Iyengar, the founder of Iyengar Yoga, passed away at a hospital in Pune on Wednesday morning. Iyengar was 95 years old.

Javadekar expresses deep grief over yoga guru Iyengar`s death

Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday expressed deep grief over the death of world-renowned yoga guru BKS Iyengar whom he hailed as "great lion of Indian yoga".

One year on, Narendra Dabholkar`s killers still at large; Pune protests

`Who killed Narendra Dabholkar` is the mystery which is still to be unravelled.

BKS Iyengar, founder of Iyenger Yoga, dies in Pune

Internationally acclaimed yoga guru BKS Iyengar, founder of Iyengar Yoga, passed away at a hospital in Pune on Wednesday morning.

Narendra Dabholkar murder: A year on, mystery continues

The mystery about the killers of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar continues as thousands of social activists gather here Tuesday to mark his first death anniversary.

Don`t solely rely on `Modi wave`: Gadkari to BJP workers

Cautioning BJP workers against self complacency, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has asked them not to solely depend on the "Modi wave" for victory in the forthcoming Assembly elections in Maharashtra.

Two youngsters drown at Baga beach

Two tourists from Pune drowned at the crowded Baga beach in Goa as the coastal state is witnessing growing footfalls to celebrate the extended weekend.

Dhangar activists disrupt traffic over demand for reservation

Activists of Dhangar community on Thursday resorted to "chakka jam" (halt traffic) agitation at various places in the district, including Pune city, in support of their demand for reservation under ST category.

Bank official sentenced to 3-yr jail in DA case in Pune

A 46-year-old official of a nationalised bank has been sentenced to three years in jail by a Delhi court for possessing disproportionate assets (DA) of over Rs 15 lakh.

Agitators throw ink at Maharashtra minister

Maharashtra cooperation minister Harshavardhan Patil Friday suffered an eye injury after some activists from Dhangar community threw ink at him at a function at Bhigwan in Indapur tehsil of Pune district.