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Kerala youth tests positive for Nipah: Minister

Kerala Health Minister K.K.Shailaja on Tuesday confirmed that the youth being treated near Kochi has tested positive for Nipah virus (NiV). She also assured that elaborate arrangements have been made to tackle the emergency and there was no need for panic”The test results have come from the National Institute of Virology, Pune and its positive

Punjab becomes Judo champion

Punjab becomes Judo champion in ‘Khelo India Games’

DP CORRESPONDENTChandigarh The players from Punjab have continued their splendid show at the ‘Khelo India Games’ currently underway at Pune (Maharashtra). Punjab won nine medals on Sunday including five gold medals. The Sports Minister, Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi has congratulated the medal winners and boosted the morale of those players who have their events lined

Pune Tandoori Tadka Chai

Pune men reforming tea game with ‘Tandoori Tadka Chai’

One might have heard of tandoori chicken or tandoori roti but these Pune-based tea sellers are attracting people with their unique ‘Tandoori Tadka Chai’.A tea made with a special recipe and poured into a hot kulhad (clay cup) has become the talk of the town in the past couple of days in the city. A tea

Jeep Sub Metre SUV

Jeep To Confirm Possibility Of A Sub-4 Metre SUV Soon

Based on the Renegade, the sub-4 metre SUV is likely to make it to India as well. If reports are to be believed, Jeep is likely to confirm possibility of a sub-Renegade SUV when it unveils its next five-year product plan in June 2018. If Jeep plans on building this mini-SUV, expect it to make its way to India

Padmaavat released

Padmaavat released: Security tightened across nation

Padmaavat released: On the release day of controversial and much-anticipated movie ‘Padmaavat’, the security has been tightened outside theatres across India on Thursday. Security has also been deployed outside theatres in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow to avoid any unwelcome situation from the anti- Padmaavat protesters.However, in Maharashtra’s Pune, the owner of the E-Square cinema hall owner Kishore Ganatra told ANI, “It’s

Shiv Sena corporator

Teen murdered former Shiv Sena corporator just for Rs 500

Police detained a 17-year- old boy from Pune in connection with the killing of former Shiv Sena corporator Ashok Sawant in suburban Kandivli. The minor was picked up from Pune yesterday and after being questioned, the Samata Nagar police here took him into custody, an official said. He is a minor from Pune who got

India's fastest supercomputer established at Pune's IITM

India’s fastest supercomputer established at Pune’s IITM

India fastest supercomputer established Pune IITM: Union Minister for Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan today dedicated India’s fastest and first “multi-petaflops” supercomputer to the nation here.Petaflops is a measure of a computer’s processing speed. Christened “Pratyush”, meaning the sun, the High-Performance Computing (HPC) facility has been established at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM),

Uber re-launches Auto service

Uber re-launches Auto service in India

Uber re-launches Auto service: Cab-hailing major Uber is re- launching its ‘AUTO’ service in India, almost two years after shutting down the offering in March 2016, starting with Bengaluru and Pune. The US-based company, which is locked in an intense battle with homegrown player Ola, will allow customers to book auto rickshaw rides through ‘AUTO’ option on its

Mevani denies making inflammatory speech

Mevani denies making inflammatory speech

Dalit leader and Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani on Friday denied making inflammatory speech in Pune. Addressing a press conference here, Mevani said, “Not even a single word of my speech was inflammatory or provocative.” An F.I.R. was registered against Mevani and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leader Umar Khalid in Pune on Thursday under sections 153(A), 505 and 117 of

Violence near Bhima Koregaon

Violence near Bhima Koregaon kills one, many vehicles torched

Violence near Bhima Koregaon: As lakhs of Dalits gathered in the city to attend an event to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Bhima Koregaon, clashes broke out between villagers from Koregaon Bhima, Pabal and Shikrapur and a large group of people resulting in the death of at least one person and injuries to several

Volkswagen Ameo

Volkswagen Ameo special edition spotted

Expected to come with aesthetic additions inside-out and could be called the Ameo ‘Sport’  Volkswagen is readying yet another special edition model for the Indian market. This time around, the special edition will be based on the VW Ameo. As some of you might know, Volkswagen keeps churning out limited editions of its mass-market models which

Man captures neighbor's intimate scenes

Man captures intimate scenes of neighbor using phone attached on selfie stick

Man captures neighbor’s intimate scenes: An FIR has been filed against a man for filming private moments of his neighbor couple on camera. The incident took place in a housing society on Pune-Bengaluru highway has left the residents shocked. People residing in the complex are shocked that the accused, who is educated and residing with

Sohrabuddin Fake Encounter Case

Family Questions ‘Suspicious Death’ of Judge Who Heard Sohrabuddin Fake Encounter Case

Family Questions ‘Suspicious Death’ of Judge Who Heard Sohrabuddin Encounter Case. The family of Brijgopal Harkishan Loya, a 48-year-old judge who died in 2014 when he was hearing the matter related to the allegedly staged encounter killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, has spoken up about a number of suspicious details regarding Loya’s death.The prime accused in

Anupam Kher receive Parmod Mahajan Smriti Award

Anupam Kher receive Parmod Mahajan Smriti Award

Anupam receive Parmod Mahajan Smriti Award: Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher on Sunday received Parmod Mahajan Smriti Award in Pune.Speaking at the event, the veteran actor, who was recently appointed as Chairman of Film and Television Institute of India, said: “Being awarded along with Saira Banu, who is UN ambassador for HeforShe, was a very

Hyundai expands its network in Pune

Hyundai expands its network in Pune

Hyundai expands network: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. the country’s second largest passenger car manufacturer and the number one exporter since inception inaugurated its new dealerships and workshop, Neel Hyundai, to further strengthen and enhance its sales and service network in Pune.The new dealerships Neel Hyundai in Hadapsar would be catering the customer’s needs for sales

BCCI suspends Pune Curator after tampering claims in sting

BCCI suspends Pune Curator after tampering claims in

4 stray dogs burnt alive, 16 others poisoned in Pune

4 stray dogs burnt alive, 16 others poisoned in Pune

In a shocking incident, four stray dogs in a Baner locality of Pune were allegedly tied with a rope, dragged and burned alive recently, while 16 others were poisoned. The incident has sent shock waves among animal lovers in Pune. News Agency ANI also reported that the dogs were first tortured brutally, dragged and then burnt alive. It is

Zone Startups launches second accelerator for women

Zone Startups launches second accelerator for women

Zone Startups launches second accelerator for women. Mumbai-based startup accelerator Zone Startups announced the launch of the second edition of its programme for women entrepreneurs building technology enabled ventures. The ’empoWer’ initiative is backed by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, Microsoft, Capital First, PayU, ICICI Bank, Social Alpha, Cherie Blair Foundation, Amazon,

Aamir Khan back work mode post Swine flu

Aamir Khan is back on work mode post Swine flu

Aamir Khan back work mode post Swine flu. Bollywood perfectionist Aamir Khan recently made his first public appearance after keeping away from public interaction and limelight as he was diagnosed with Swine Flu.The ‘ Dangal‘ actor recently launched and introduced Meghna Mishra, the 16-year-old talent who has crooned ‘Main Kaun Hoon’ in the film ‘Secret Superstar’. Aamir Khan was confined