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Pune extends night curfew, schools to remain shut due to spike in COVID-19 cases

Pune extends night curfew, schools to remain shut due to spike in COVID-19 cases

The essential services are exempted from the curfew. Maharashtra reported 8,623 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours. In Pune, the total number of coronavirus cases stands at 4,06,453, total

Feb 28, 2021, 14:45 PM IST
Pune schools, colleges closed till Feb 28 imposes night curfew amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Pune schools, colleges closed till Feb 28 imposes night curfew amid surge in COVID-19 cases

The district administration of Pune declared the closure of all educational institutions to curb the sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the metropolitan. Among other restrictions imposed, hotels,

Feb 21, 2021, 13:21 PM IST
Pune: Woman arrested for robbing 16 men she met through online dating app in past year

Pune: Woman arrested for robbing 16 men she met through online dating app in past year

Police in Pimpri-Chinchwad arrested a 27-year-old woman who allegedly drugged and robbed around 16 men in the past 12 months she met via dating apps. The police acted on a complaint made by one the

Feb 05, 2021, 13:36 PM IST
Massive fire breaks out at Terminal 1 gate of Pune's Serum Institute of India, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

Massive fire breaks out at Terminal 1 gate of Pune's Serum Institute of India, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

A massive fire broke out at the Serum Institute of India in Pune, Maharashtra, on Thursday (January 21). At least 10 fire tenders have reached the spot so far. The fire broke out at Terminal 1 gate 

Jan 21, 2021, 16:20 PM IST
Air hostess in Pune alleges rape, assault on man she met on Tinder

Air hostess in Pune alleges rape, assault on man she met on Tinder

The woman is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital.

Dec 28, 2020, 18:54 PM IST
Three more held in Pune's Pimpri Chinchwad Rs 20 cr drug case, total 12 now

Three more held in Pune's Pimpri Chinchwad Rs 20 cr drug case, total 12 now

The Police has also raided and sealed a company named Sanyog Biotech where these drugs were made.

Oct 21, 2020, 19:27 PM IST
335 cadets graduate at NDA 138 Course passing out parade, Battalion Cadet Captain Shivam Kumar gets Gold Medal, Mukesh Kumar Silver, Parth Gupta Bronze

335 cadets graduate at NDA 138 Course passing out parade, Battalion Cadet Captain Shivam Kumar gets Gold Medal, Mukesh Kumar Silver, Parth Gupta Bronze

In yet another departure from the norm, the cadets will not go home but instead report to their respective pre-commissioning training academies directly. While the Army cadets will report to the

Jun 01, 2020, 16:44 PM IST
BJP leader's book comparing PM Modi to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj creates uproar; protest held in Pune

BJP leader's book comparing PM Modi to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj creates uproar; protest held in Pune

In Pune, workers of NCP and Sambhaji Brigade held a protest against the book for drawing comparisons between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shivaji.

Jan 13, 2020, 16:56 PM IST
Devotees make way for ambulance amidst Ganesh Visarjan procession, video wins hearts — Watch

Devotees make way for ambulance amidst Ganesh Visarjan procession, video wins hearts — Watch

Thousands of devotees, soaked in religious fervour, were taking the Ganesh idol for an immersion when an ambulance appeared, struggling to pass through the crowd.

Sep 13, 2019, 13:59 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's Nagpur visit cancelled due to rain alert

PM Narendra Modi's Nagpur visit cancelled due to rain alert

Modi was scheduled to visit Nagpur, Mumbai and Aurangabad on Saturday to inaugurate several infrastructure projects, intended to boost the BJP's prospects in poll-bound Maharashtra.

Sep 07, 2019, 08:43 AM IST
Pune: 17, including 4 children, dead after wall collapses in Kondhwa; rescue operations on

Pune: 17, including 4 children, dead after wall collapses in Kondhwa; rescue operations on

At least 17 persons died after a parking lot wall collapsed in Kondhwa area of Pune on Saturday. Rescue operations are currently underway. 

Jun 29, 2019, 07:46 AM IST
Case against Army Colonel, 40 jawans for beating, threatening villagers near Pune

Case against Army Colonel, 40 jawans for beating, threatening villagers near Pune

It has been alleged in the complaint that the Colonel used his whole battalion for beating and threatening villagers.

Jun 25, 2019, 09:41 AM IST
Pune: 5 dead after fire breaks out in cloth showroom

Pune: 5 dead after fire breaks out in cloth showroom

Five persons died in a fire that broke out inside a cloth showroom in Pune's Uruli Devachi village on Thursday. 

May 09, 2019, 08:47 AM IST
Fire breaks out at MSRTC's Shivneri luxury bus garage in Pune, rescue ops on

Fire breaks out at MSRTC's Shivneri luxury bus garage in Pune, rescue ops on

A fire broke out at the garage of Shivneri luxury buses of Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation in Pune on Wednesday. Two fire tenders and two water tankers have reach the site for rescue

Mar 20, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
IAF aircraft suffers tyre burst at Pune airport, civil flight operations hit

IAF aircraft suffers tyre burst at Pune airport, civil flight operations hit

An Indian Air Force aircraft at the Pune's Lohegaon airport suffered a tyre burst on Monday and was stranded for at least an hour before being cleared from the runway.

Mar 18, 2019, 14:09 PM IST
In crucial meet today, Election Commission set to decide on Lok Sabha election 2019 schedule

In crucial meet today, Election Commission set to decide on Lok Sabha election 2019 schedule

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, two Election Commissioners and other top officials of the poll panel will attend the meeting. 

Mar 08, 2019, 14:23 PM IST
45 Pakistani nationals granted Indian citizenship in Pune

45 Pakistani nationals granted Indian citizenship in Pune

Fearing atrocities in their native nation the applicants, who belonged to the minority community had migrated from Pakistan.

Mar 08, 2019, 08:22 AM IST
Hearing-impaired youth protesting in Pune allege police baton-charge

Hearing-impaired youth protesting in Pune allege police baton-charge

Police officials claim that only 'mild force' was used.

Feb 25, 2019, 22:15 PM IST
Bhima Koregaon case: Pune court orders release of activist Anand Teltumbde

Bhima Koregaon case: Pune court orders release of activist Anand Teltumbde

Activist Anand Teltumbde is one of the several accused in the Bhima-Koregaon violence case. 

Feb 02, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
12-year-old Pune boy designs ship to clean oceans, save marine life

12-year-old Pune boy designs ship to clean oceans, save marine life

Presently, Haaziq has been working with different people, organisations and forums to create public awareness for highlighting the hazards of ocean plastic pollution and measures to prevent it. 

Jan 23, 2019, 10:37 AM IST