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    PCMC to crack down on development in red zone

    PCMC to crack down on development in red zone


    The civic authorities have turned their attention to illegal constructions being done by owners of small plots, measuring 1-5 gunthas, in the red zone of the fringe areas such as Wadmukhwadi, Bhosari, Moshi and...

    The civic authorities have turned their attention to illegal constructions being done by owners of small plots, measuring 1-5 gunthas, in the red zone of the fringe areas such as Wadmukhwadi, Bhosari, Moshi and Dighi.
    1993 blasts convict Abdul Gani Ismail Turk dies

    1993 blasts convict Abdul Gani Ismail Turk dies


    1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Abdul Gani Ismail Turk, 68, was declared dead at Government Medical College and Hospital in Nagpur on Thursday. He was already admitted at prison hospital at Nagpur Central Jail where he was lodged since November 2014...

    1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Abdul Gani Ismail Turk, 68, was declared dead at Government Medical College and Hospital in Nagpur on Thursday. He was already admitted at prison hospital at Nagpur Central Jail where he was lodged since November 2014 after being shifted here from Yerawada Jail in Pune. Gani was earlier facing death sentence which was reduced to a life term by the Supreme court.
    Boy detained for repeatedly raping minor in Pune

    Boy detained for repeatedly raping minor in Pune


    The 16-year-old schoolgirl became pregnant and the circumstances compelled her mother to lodge an FIR against the boy. The Kondhwa police said the girl and the boy studied in different schools in Standard IX and X, respectively, but their homes were...

    The 16-year-old schoolgirl became pregnant and the circumstances compelled her mother to lodge an FIR against the boy. The Kondhwa police said the girl and the boy studied in different schools in Standard IX and X, respectively, but their homes were nearby
    Habitat loss a threat to striped hyena

    Habitat loss a threat to striped hyena


    The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has classified the striped hyena, also known as the Indian hyena, as ‘near threatened’ but hardly any effort has been made for its conservation. Neither is there any official estimate of its...

    The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has classified the striped hyena, also known as the Indian hyena, as ‘near threatened’ but hardly any effort has been made for its conservation. Neither is there any official estimate of its numbers.
    Man bludgeons friend to death in Pune

    Man bludgeons friend to death in Pune


    A 23-year-old man from Gandhinagar in Pimpri was arrested on Tuesday for bludgeoning his friend to death and trying to burn his body to destroy...

    A 23-year-old man from Gandhinagar in Pimpri was arrested on Tuesday for bludgeoning his friend to death and trying to burn his body to destroy evidence
    B T Kawade road revamp to be over by end of mth

    B T Kawade road revamp to be over by end of mth


    The concreting of B T Kawade road in Ghorpadi will be finished by the end of April, the Pune Municipal Corporation said, even as residents feared another season of water logging during the...

    The concreting of B T Kawade road in Ghorpadi will be finished by the end of April, the Pune Municipal Corporation said, even as residents feared another season of water logging during the rains
    Savings stolen, elderly couple may miss out on Haj

    Savings stolen, elderly couple may miss out on Haj


    An elderly couple of Kondhwa may miss out on Haj pilgrimage after burglars broke into their flat at Dodani Mansion at Bhagyodayanagar between 5am and 2.45pm on Tuesday and fled with their sons’ savings for their holy...

    An elderly couple of Kondhwa may miss out on Haj pilgrimage after burglars broke into their flat at Dodani Mansion at Bhagyodayanagar between 5am and 2.45pm on Tuesday and fled with their sons’ savings for their holy tour.