Category: CITY

Christmas celebrations in Pune. Source: Punesite 0

Kothrud celebrates Xmas eve merrily

After spreading happiness among the habitants of Pune Camp for three consecutive Sundays, ‘Happy Streets’ is now in Kothrud, Pune. Starting from December 25, the programme will add to the festive cheer and Christmas...

The project will be completed by 2021. Image source: Business Standard 0

Pune is ready with Metro plans

With the permission of the central and state government, Pune city is now set to get its first metro rail. After Nagpur, Pune is going to see the most desired metro rail project turning...

The project will also help improve transport services. Image source: Pune site 0

Four new shelters approved for PMPML buses

The Pune Municipal Corporation on Wednesday approved four sites which total up to 21 acres for the parking of Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd (PMPML) buses. The depots will be constructed in different parts of the city. Kunal...

An advertising hoarding on MG Road 0

Illicit hoardings cost Pune Cantonment Board 3.5 crore 

The Pune Cantonment Board (PCB) has incurred losses to the tune of Rs 3.5 crore. This is because of illicit billboard hoardings on their land which have remained unchecked. The details came out after...

Pune International airport to have a new cargo terminal, different from passenger terminals. 0

Pune airport to have a cargo hub now, says MADC

Panning across 2400 hectares, the upcoming Pune International airport at Purandar which is an hour away from the city will now have a dual functionality. The Maharashtra Airport Development Limited (MADC) recently announced that...

Sanjiv Rajput at the Commonwealth Shooting Championship in New Delhi in February,2010 after winning the 50m rifle third position in the men’s individual event. 0

Shooter attacks Olympian at Championship in Pune

The 60th National Shooting Championship Competition being held in Balewadi in Pune witnessed a shocking turn of events on Friday when a participant, who was a national-level shooter assaulted an Olympian. The shooter had filed...

Wasudeo Gade, the VC of SSPU has been alleged of incorrect crendentials 0

Savitribai Phule Pune University VC’s credentials questioned

At a press conference in Pune, former senate member Atul Bagul and RTI activist, Vivek Velankar of Sajag Nagarik Manch alleged that the Vice Chancellor of Savitribai Phule Pune University (SSPU), Wasudeo Gade had...