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Mumbai, Pune lockdown may extend till May 18: Health Minister

25 Apr 2020

Mumbai, Pune lockdown may extend till May 18: Health Minister

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Saturday that the lockdown in Mumbai and Pune may extend till May 18.

Steve O'Keefe describes how India series was impactful for him

07 Apr 2020

Steve O'Keefe describes how India series was impactful for him

Australian spinner Steve O'Keefe believes the four-match Test series against India made him understand Test cricket a lot better.

A look at the best bowling spells in IPL history

29 Mar 2020

A look at the best bowling spells in IPL history

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 had earlier got postponed in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

I apologize for taking harsh steps, but lockdown necessary: Modi

29 Mar 2020

I apologize for taking harsh steps, but lockdown necessary: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday morning addressed the nation through his radio show Mann ki Baat.

In a first, Indian scientists capture image of novel coronavirus

27 Mar 2020

In a first, Indian scientists capture image of novel coronavirus

Scientists in Pune have managed to capture the image of the novel coronavirus responsible for the current COVID-19 outbreak.

Coronavirus: 65-year-old dies in Mumbai, Maharashtra's death toll reaches 3

24 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: 65-year-old dies in Mumbai, Maharashtra's death toll reaches 3

In a grim incident, a 65-year-old, who tested positive for coronavirus, passed away in Mumbai's Kasturba Hospital, on Monday, taking the death toll in Maharashtra to three. The deceased had a travel history to UAE.

Health Ministry authorizes private labs to test for COVID-19

21 Mar 2020

Health Ministry authorizes private labs to test for COVID-19

Under guidelines issued by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the Health Ministry authorized select private laboratories in India to test for coronavirus disease COVID-19.

AI pilots spot jeep, man on runaway, take-off, avert disaster

15 Feb 2020

AI pilots spot jeep, man on runaway, take-off, avert disaster

A major disaster was averted this morning at the Pune airport when pilots, flying an Air India flight, spotted a jeep and a man on the runaway.

IndiGo ordered to compensate fliers who found cockroach on flight

03 Jan 2020

IndiGo ordered to compensate fliers who found cockroach on flight

An IndiGo flight from Pune to Delhi on December 31, 2018, turned horrifying for two passengers, who found a cockroach on the aircraft.

Six best colleges for commerce students in India

29 Dec 2019

Six best colleges for commerce students in India

Commerce is one of the most sought-after fields of studies in India as it opens doors to various career options, including Chartered Accountancy.

Pune DIG booked for molesting friend's minor daughter at party

27 Dec 2019

Pune DIG booked for molesting friend's minor daughter at party

Deputy Inspector-General (Motor Transport) Pune has been booked for allegedly molesting a minor at her birthday party.

Housemaid flooded with job offers after business card goes viral

10 Nov 2019

Housemaid flooded with job offers after business card goes viral

With a slump in economy and increasing unemployment rates, landing a job today has become difficult, especially for semi-skilled resources.

Drugged for not marrying MLA's son: Daughter of ex-BJP MLA

20 Oct 2019

Drugged for not marrying MLA's son: Daughter of ex-BJP MLA

In Amazon Original Series, Made in Heaven, the protagonists saved a politician's daughter from her family which drugged her for refusing to marry another leader's son.

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

13 Oct 2019

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team overcame South Africa in the second Test to clinch the three-match Test series.

Pune: Diesel-run generator charges electric bus; transport body blames drivers

13 Oct 2019

Pune: Diesel-run generator charges electric bus; transport body blames drivers

In a bid to go green, the Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) had added electric buses to its fleet this year.

Michael Vaughan slams 'boring' Indian pitches: Details here

11 Oct 2019

Michael Vaughan slams 'boring' Indian pitches: Details here

Former England cricket team captain Michael Vaughan has slammed the Indian pitches in the ongoing Test series against South Africa.

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Key battles on offer

09 Oct 2019

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Key battles on offer

India and South Africa are set to take on each other in the second Test of the three-match series, starting on Thursday, October 10.

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

09 Oct 2019

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

The Indian cricket team will be aiming to seal the ongoing three-match Test series against South Africa.

India vs SA, 2nd Test: Records that could be scripted

08 Oct 2019

India vs SA, 2nd Test: Records that could be scripted

After sealing a 203-run victory in the first Test, India will be aiming to pocket the three-match series against South Africa when the two sides meet in Pune.

Here's why Pune's pitch curator is under the scanner again

08 Oct 2019

Here's why Pune's pitch curator is under the scanner again

India are currently in the driver's seat following the win over South Africa in the opening Test of the three-match series in Visakhapatnam.

Pune: 11 dead after heavy rains; schools and colleges shut

26 Sep 2019

Pune: 11 dead after heavy rains; schools and colleges shut

Incessant rainfall since Wednesday night has thrown normal life out of gear in Pune, with at least eleven people losing their lives in rain-related incidents.

Engineers' Day: The Indian legends making us proud

15 Sep 2019

Engineers' Day: The Indian legends making us proud

Not many people know this, but the birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna awardee M Visvesvaraya is commemorated as Engineers' Day.

Salman asks team to construct walls around 'Dabangg-3' sets. Why?

22 Aug 2019

Salman asks team to construct walls around 'Dabangg-3' sets. Why?

Currently filming Dabangg 3, actor Salman Khan is having a tough time keeping the shooting a secret.

Man puts lizard in food for free meals from Railways

24 Jul 2019

Man puts lizard in food for free meals from Railways

The catering services on Indian Railways have a pretty bad reputation. And, a 70-year-old man tried to take advantage of this fact to get free meals.

Techo Electra launches three new fully-electric scooters in India

22 Jul 2019

Techo Electra launches three new fully-electric scooters in India

Techo Electra, a Pune based EV start-up, has launched three new electric scooters in India.

Maharashtra, Konkan, Goa to witness heavy-very heavy rains: IMD

08 Jul 2019

Maharashtra, Konkan, Goa to witness heavy-very heavy rains: IMD

Regions of Konkan, Goa and north Madhya Maharashtra regions (including Mumbai) are likely to face heavy to very heavy rainfall in the coming week, as per the forecast of the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Zomato fined Rs. 55,000 for delivering chicken instead of paneer

08 Jul 2019

Zomato fined Rs. 55,000 for delivering chicken instead of paneer

A Pune-based eatery and Zomato have been slapped with Rs. 55,000 as penalty for delivering a non-vegetarian dish instead of paneer to a customer.

Pune wall collapse: Residents warned builders about wall's dangerous condition

30 Jun 2019

Pune wall collapse: Residents warned builders about wall's dangerous condition

The residents of a Pune residential complex, where a wall collapsed on Saturday, reportedly warned the builders of the wall's dangerous condition months ago. The wall collapsed and fell on construction laborers' huts alongside, crushing 15 to death and injuring three in Pune's Kondhwa.

Pune: 17 die after wall in residential-complex collapses; cars stuck

29 Jun 2019

Pune: 17 die after wall in residential-complex collapses; cars stuck

In an unfortunate case, which raises questions about the country's poor infrastructure, 17 people, including four children and a woman, died on Saturday after a wall of a residential complex collapsed in Pune.

Interview with IIT team that will present Hyperloop-concept to Musk

14 Jun 2019

Interview with IIT team that will present Hyperloop-concept to Musk

Avishkar Hyperloop, a team from IIT-Madras, is set to represent India on world stage for the final round of the prestigious SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition 2019 in July.

Pune: Woman met man on Instagram, he raped her

30 May 2019

Pune: Woman met man on Instagram, he raped her

On Tuesday evening, Pune's Pimpri-Chinchwad Police booked a 22-year-old man, identified as Vishal Navalkishore Bunde, for allegedly raping a woman.

Maharashtra: Chicken 'disturbs' woman's sleep, she approaches police

26 May 2019

Maharashtra: Chicken 'disturbs' woman's sleep, she approaches police

For many of us, sleep is paramount. We don't want anything to disturb our affair with our cozy beds.

#Elections2019: Sunny Deol joins BJP; likely to contest from Gurdaspur

23 Apr 2019

#Elections2019: Sunny Deol joins BJP; likely to contest from Gurdaspur

Bollywood actor Sunny Deol has joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday amid speculations that he would contest the ongoing 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Sunny Deol BJP candidate from Amritsar? Speculations rife

21 Apr 2019

Sunny Deol BJP candidate from Amritsar? Speculations rife

On Friday, BJP President Amit Shah met Bollywood actor Sunny Deol in Pune and sparked off speculations that the latter may be fielded from Amritsar, Punjab.

Watch: Dhoni's special gesture wins hearts

05 Apr 2019

Watch: Dhoni's special gesture wins hearts

MS Dhoni is a gentleman and once again he has shown why he is loved and appreciated by fans.

Maharashtra: Citizens lodge 400 poll code violation complaints via app

20 Mar 2019

Maharashtra: Citizens lodge 400 poll code violation complaints via app

The Maharashtra chief electoral office has received up to 400 complaints of violation of the model code of conduct through its app cVIGIL, an official said today.

At 75, this 'fighter' trekked to Nathu-la Pass all alone

09 Mar 2019

At 75, this 'fighter' trekked to Nathu-la Pass all alone

A trek at 75? Does it even feel like a doable task?

A look at the top five bowling figures in IPL

04 Mar 2019

A look at the top five bowling figures in IPL

Over the years in the Indian Premier League (IPL), we have witnessed some breathtaking bowling spells that helped sides win matches.

ISL 2018-19: Pune City vs Delhi Dynamos: Preview and prediction

23 Feb 2019

ISL 2018-19: Pune City vs Delhi Dynamos: Preview and prediction

Pune City will be hosting Delhi Dynamos tomorrow for their return Indian Super League fixture.

Sunburn festival returns to Goa after three-long years

20 Feb 2019

Sunburn festival returns to Goa after three-long years

The Goa government has given its approval for holding the Sunburn Klassique electronic dance and music (EDM) festival in the state, Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar said today.