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  • Visit the ancient Dulya Maruthi temple of Pune

    Visit the ancient Dulya Maruthi temple of Pune

    Nov 13, 2021, 12:15 PM IST

    Know about the ancient Dulya Maruti temple located in Pune, which is dedicated to Lord Hanuman. The idol of Hanuman ji is inscribed on black stone in the temple.

  • Visit Dagdu Seth Ganpati Temple today

    Visit Dagdu Seth Ganpati Temple today

    Sep 19, 2021, 09:44 AM IST

    Visit Dagdu Seth Ganpati Temple in Tirtha today. This highly proven temple of Lord Ganesha is located in the city of Pune. The temple is named after Dagdu Seth, an ardent devotee of Lord Ganesha. The shade of this temple is worth seeing during Ganeshotsav in Pune city.

  • Know about the Mayureshwar Temple today

    Know about the Mayureshwar Temple today

    Sep 18, 2021, 11:49 AM IST

    Visit Shri Mayureshwar Temple, also known as Shri Moreshwar Vinayak. This temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha is built in Morgaon of Pune district.

  • Visit Chintamani Ganpati Temple in Pune

    Visit Chintamani Ganpati Temple in Pune

    Sep 14, 2021, 10:03 AM IST

    Chintamani Ganpati Temple is dedicated to Lord Ganesha and is in Theur in Haveli Taluka. It is one of the eight Ashtavinayak Temples in Maharashtra.

  • Ganesh Chaturthi: Over 7,000 cops to be deployed in Pune

    Ganesh Chaturthi: Over 7,000 cops to be deployed in Pune

    Sep 10, 2021, 01:48 PM IST

    Over 7,000 policemen will be deployed for the Ganesh Chaturthi event in Pune. "This year, all Ganesh mandals will do the immersion at their pandals. Devotees are not allowed at the mandals. People can use mobile visarjan (immersion) vans for the immersion of idols. Over 7,000 policemen will be deployed for the event," said Joint Commissioner of Police of Pune, Dr Ravindra Shisave.

  • Nipah virus: 24 samples sent to NIV Pune found negative, says Kerala Health Minister

    Nipah virus: 24 samples sent to NIV Pune found negative, says Kerala Health Minister

    Sep 07, 2021, 11:39 AM IST

    All 24 samples of eight persons sent to National Institute of Virology, Pune were found negative for Nipah virus, informed Kerala Health Minister Veena George on September 07.

  • Cattle smuggling racket busted in Pune, cow smugglers caught on CCTV camera

    Cattle smuggling racket busted in Pune, cow smugglers caught on CCTV camera

    Sep 04, 2021, 09:03 AM IST

    A cattle smuggling racket has been busted in Pune. CCTV footage clearly showed two cow smugglers in actions. Police has registered a case the culprits and further action and arrest is awaited.

  • BJP hold protest in Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur demand to reopen temples

    BJP hold protest in Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur demand to reopen temples

    Aug 30, 2021, 12:10 PM IST

    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Kadam has been detained by the police in Mumbai ahead of the saffron party's protest across the state demanding reopening of temples. Amid reports that BJP workers could gather outside the famous Siddhivinayak temple, a heavy police contingent has been deployed outside the temple to avert any untoward incident.

  • Not possible to make India superpower without advance technology: Rajnath Singh

    Not possible to make India superpower without advance technology: Rajnath Singh

    Aug 27, 2021, 07:28 PM IST

    Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh attended an event at Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT) in Pune on August 27. While addressing the gathering he said, "It is not possible to make India a superpower without advanced or niche technology. We feel a sense of pride when we think of institutions like the DRDO."

  • Pune girl befriends over a dozen parrots during Covid lockdown

    Pune girl befriends over a dozen parrots during Covid lockdown

    Aug 25, 2021, 08:44 PM IST

    During the COVID-induced lockdown, Pune-based finance professional built a special bond with the pandemonium of parrots. Radhika Sonawane designed open spaces in her house to take care of these birds.

  • Finance professional turns

    Finance professional turns 'parrot whisperer' in Pune

    Aug 25, 2021, 08:17 AM IST

    During the COVID-induced lockdown, Pune-based finance professional built a special bond with the pandemonium of parrots.

  • Afghan student wants to stay in India, says

    Afghan student wants to stay in India, says 'cannot live under Taliban regime'

    Aug 18, 2021, 04:31 PM IST

    Students from Afghanistan studying at Pune University are not willing to go back to their country after the Taliban takeover and want to stay in India. Afghan students are worried about their stay in India as the situation gets worsen.

  • Know interesting details about Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga

    Know interesting details about Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga

    Aug 18, 2021, 10:04 AM IST

    Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga is located in Maharashtra to the east of Mumbai and north of Pune, It is on the Sahyadri mountain on the banks of the Bhima river. The Bhima river also originates from this mountain.

  • Pune students develop India

    Pune students develop India's first driverless autonomous vehicle

    Aug 12, 2021, 12:14 PM IST

    Final year engineering students from MIT World Peace University, Pune designed India's first driverless, autonomous, electric four-wheeler.

  • Maharashtra reports first case of Zika virus infection in Pune

    Maharashtra reports first case of Zika virus infection in Pune

    Aug 01, 2021, 10:00 AM IST

    The first case of Zika virus infection in Maharashtra has been reported from Purandar tehsil in Pune district. A 50-year-old woman from Belsar village in Purandar tehsil was detected with fever in mid-July and her sample tested positive for Zika infection.

  • Sanitation workers hold protest in Pune over several demands

    Sanitation workers hold protest in Pune over several demands

    Jun 29, 2021, 08:54 AM IST

    In the ongoing COVID-19 second wave, sanitation workers held a protest on June 28 near Pune Municipal Corporation office. They are protesting over various demands including an extended period of their contract and insurance cover.

  • Railways reintroduces vistadome coach on Mumbai-Pune Deccan express

    Railways reintroduces vistadome coach on Mumbai-Pune Deccan express

    Jun 27, 2021, 09:58 PM IST

    The Central Railways restored Mumbai-Pune Deccan Express special train services with a 'Vistadome coach' from Saturday.

  • Jeetega India | NIV Pune detects new Covid variant among some international travellers

    Jeetega India | NIV Pune detects new Covid variant among some international travellers

    Jun 09, 2021, 08:30 PM IST

    The National Institute of Virology (NIV) in Pune has identified yet another variant of the Covid-19 virus, which has been identified as the B.1.1.28.2 variant, through genome sequencing of samples collected from international travellers.

  • Fire breaks out at Pune chemical plant, 18 dead

    Fire breaks out at Pune chemical plant, 18 dead

    Jun 08, 2021, 06:57 AM IST

    At least 18 bodies of workers have been recovered and five others are missing after a major fire broke out at a chemical company located in an industrial area in Pune district on Monday, fire department officials said.

  • Fire breaks out in a chemical factory in Pune, 12 dead

    Fire breaks out in a chemical factory in Pune, 12 dead

    Jun 07, 2021, 07:22 PM IST

    At least 12 workers were killed and a dozen others were missing after a major fire broke out at a chemical company located in an industrial area in Pune district on Monday, officials said.