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.

HC reserves order in case of bus driver who killed 9 people

Bombay High Court reserved its order on Thursday, on the quantum of punishment to be awarded to a driver who mowed down nine people and injured 36 others while driving a state transport bus in 2012 even as the state demanded the death sentence for him and the defence pleaded for leniency.

Pune landslide toll 153; compensation of Rs 5 lakh to victim`s kin

Maharashtra government on Wedenesday approved a compensation of Rs five lakh each to the families of the victims of landslide at Malin village in Pune district.

Malin tragedy: 152 bodies recovered so far

A week has passed since the terrible landslide that swallowed Pune`s Malin village. 22 more bodies were recovered from in the last 24 hours from under the debris, taking the death toll in the 30 July disaster to 152.

Pune landslide toll reaches 147 as rescue ops enter last phase

In what appears to be the last phase of the massive rescue operation, NDRF jawans on Tuesday recovered 17 more bodies from under the debris of landslide in Malin village in Pune district.

Pune landslide: 130 bodies pulled out so far from Malin debris

Rescuers have pulled out 130 bodies so far from the muddy debris at the disastrous landslide site at Malin, district officials said here on Monday.

Pune landslide toll mounts, 106 bodies recovered so far

The death toll in the Malin village landslide continued to mount steadily with the recovery of 106 bodies so far, as National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) personnel continued rescue operations for the fifth day, negotiating inclement weather, rain and slushy terrain.

Pune village landslide: Toll rises to 82, nearly 130 still trapped

Maharashtra`s worst landslide disaster in Malin village of Pune district has claimed the lives of 82 people, half of them women, officials said here Saturday. Another estimated 130 villagers are still trapped or missing.