A humble tea-vendor from Pune Somnath Giram, who has cleared this year's Chartered Accountancy examination, has been named as the 'brand ambassador' for Maharashtra's "Earn & Learn Scheme".
Maharashtra state government's education department to conduct a five-day long fair of teachers that will encourage innovative teaching practices in Pune from January 27
The influence of terror outfit ISIS is being seen in nearly a dozen states, including Maharashtra, where cops have blocked 94 sites allegedly being used to radicalise youth, a top official said yesterday
Authorities have conducted raids on illegal sand mining sites along Ujani dam in Indapur taluka here and destroyed 42 such mines using explosives, an officer said
Incarcerated Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt was left in tears after he had an unusual visitor in Yerawada Central Jail on Thursday -- yoga guru Ramdev
A 17-year-old rag picker here was allegedly set afire by a group of people who suspected him to be involved in stealing of vehicle batteries, police said
Struggling for his life since 3 years, 15-year-old National Cadet Corps (NCC) student, who had received a bullet injury on his head succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at Command hospital on Thursday
Actor Gajendra Chauhan took charge as the chairman of the film institute yesterday; while a day of meetings awaited him, he was welcomed by the sounds of protesting students and of the dhol-tasha arranged by the staff
In a workshop organised by six law students in Pune, sex workers were informed about their legal rights; the workshop was attended by 50 sex workers
Maoists had abducted three men from the state while they were on a mission to spread peace and harmony in Maoist-affected areas; the men were released yesterday and they are determined as ever to keep going forward with their message
The Nashik police on Sunday booked nine members of the Jaat Panchayat Samiti from Pune's Kashi Kapadi community on charges of illegally locking up a widow and practising superstition on her
23-year-old Pramod Patil recounts how his interest in Islam led him to leave home, convert his religion and get coaxed by radical elements to join their cause. With his knowledge of Urdu and Arabic, Patil now helps screen and translate suspicious material, both printed and online, whenever the ATS summons him
The New Year seems to have brought a reason to cheer for the protesting students of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII)
The 17-year-old girl thanks the Anti Terrorism Squad for rescuing her from the dark side, will now help cops combat extremist online propaganda of terror groups like the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
As many as 353 motorists in the Pune were caught drunk driving during the New Year eve revelry.
To protest gender discrimination, about 400 women would be entering the inner sanctum of the popular Shani Shingnapur temple in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra on Republic Day
Says wife of Prakash Mahadik, accused of filming the rape of a female employee inside the Infosys campus in Pune; she claims her husband respects women and has been arrested in a fabricated case
Woman, who was raped at Pune's Infosys campus, says that the man she thought would be her saviour encouraged her rapist and taped the incident in the washroom
Two Pune Infosys campus employees were arrested on Tuesday in connection with an alleged rape of a woman, who works at the campus canteen
Abdul Wajid Shaikh (25), who was missing from Mumbai’s Malwani area amid speculations that, he along with a few others, may have left homes to join ISIS, was traced by the Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) in Pune on Tuesday late evening
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