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Pune officials collect Rs 3.69 lakh in fine on first day of Maharashtra plastic ban

Pune officials collect Rs 3.69 lakh in fine on first day of Maharashtra plastic ban - Maharashtra became the first state in the country to ban the use of plastic on Saturday

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Dabangg Reloaded Tour USA: Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif’s swag sets the stage on fire – watch videos

We were eager to catch some action from Salman Khan‘s Dabangg Reloaded US Tour right from the day the team left for Atlanta in Georgia. The actor was accompanied by Katrina Kaif, Sonakshi Sinha, Pr...

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Bombay High Court agrees to shift mentally challenged person from JJ Hospital to Pune home on son...

Bombay High Court agrees to shift mentally challenged person from JJ Hospital to Pune home on son's request - Nikhil Jhaveri is the owner of Palm beach school, in South Mumbai, market value of whic...

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We need a level playing field for all women athletes

At a recent discussion on gender and sexuality with a group of school students in Pune, I posed a question: What does being a woman mean? I asked them to list all the attributes they could think of...

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How Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad Arrested Pune Terror Financier

The alleged mastermind of Gorakhpur terror funding case, arrested by the Maharashtra anti-terrorism squad (ATS) and Uttar Pradesh police on June 20, was living in Pune since March, an official said...

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Terror funding case: Gorakhpur businessman sent to judicial custody

Ramesh Shah was reportedly on the run since six other members of the alleged racket named him as the “kingpin” when they were arrested in March this year. (Representational) A Lucknow court Thursda...

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Pune (pronounced is the ninth largest metropolis in India and the second largest in the state of Maharashtra. It was originally situated 560 metres (1,837 feet) above sea level on the Deccan plateau at the right bank of the Mutha river. Pune city is the administrative headquarter of Pune district and was once the centre of power of the Maratha Empire.