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Investigative teams are trying find out who stole the cop's bike which was used to hide explosives; they feel this could give them a crucial breakthrough in the July 10 blast case While the state Anti-Terrorism Squad has not achieved any major breakthrough in the Faraskhana-Vishrambaug blast case, sources from investigative agencies said that ... (more)
As traffic at key road junctions gets worse, figures obtained from the traffic police show that the vehicles under Pune city jurisdiction rose by about 30 per cent in Pune and PCMC areas from 30 lakh to around 39 lakh in three years.
With a rise in number of dengue patients, scientists at the National Institute of Virology have urged Pune Municipal Corporation to send blood samples of suspected dengue cases within five days of infection to make it easier to identify the serotype.
A weeklong protest by members of the Dhangar community for their inclusion in Scheduled Tribes category turned violent on Monday after agitators burnt a state transport bus and damaged a police van.
Pune: On the night of Gatari Amavasya, a small poultry businessman's staff was allegedly attacked by gang of six unidentified men and they took away Rs4.50 lakh.
Bharti Airtel, India's largest mobile operator by subscribers, has launched 4G services in Nagpur, the Economic Times writes.
The traffic police's preparation in the run-up to Gatari Amavasya seems to have paid off, with the department nabbing as many as 504 drunk drivers on Friday and Saturday.
Last Tuesday, a gang of 10 smugglers came sniffing for the wood on campus and chopped a tree, but fled when the varsity guards spotted them.
After Shiv Sena's Thane MP Rajan Vichare tried to force a chapati into the mouth of a Muslim IRCTC employee during Ramzan, the party had said that the incident was not about religion, but about the pathetic condition of New Delhi's Maharashtra Sadan.
Unsolved cases - Be it the ST bus blast in Manchar in 2009, the suspicious explosion in Deccan Towers in 2006 or posters put up by 'Maoists,' police yet to make headway.
The issue came to the attention of the Auditor General of Maharashtra, who had passed strictures against the move.
Pune: Remember the advice of doctors to stock up on greens that will make you healthy? Not always true as proved by a recent raid by city's Food and Drugs Administration officials.
Pune: Despite appeals to follow precautions laid down by the Lonavala city police for people visiting various tourist spots, three incidents of drowning-related injuries and deaths have taken place in the last two weeks.
Pune: Activist Vishwambhar Choudhari has filed an online complaint to the Election Commission of India .
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:05 am
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