Wife of deceased veteran Communist leader and rationalist Govind Pansare, Uma's health has deteriorated and the 72-year-old was rushed to a Kolhapur hospital on Tuesday morning and admitted to the Intensive Care Unit.
A mentally-ill waiter allegedly stabbed a roommate to death, injured six other colleagues and later committed suicide at a Pune-based hotel in the wee hours of Friday
Police say the accused told them he murdered and then raped her; but as there are no strangulation marks or bruises on the body, they are uncertain of the way the murder took place
A student of the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) was admitted to a hospital here when his condition worsened after hours of hunger strike late Friday
A doctor at the State Reserve Police Force (SRPF) Hospital in Wanowrie in Pune was arrested on Thursday by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) for allegedly accepting Rs 350 bribe from a policeman for issuing medical certificate for sick leave
A three-member information and broadcasting ministry team on Friday held talks with all stakeholders of Film and Television Institute of India, where students have been protesting for nearly three months against Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as the institute's chairman
On the second anniversary of the killing of anti-superstition crusader Narendra Dabholkar, the Maharashtra government today decided to depute a seven-member police team to assist the CBI which is probing the case
15 students were booked under various sections of the IPC, five were arrested and subsequently let off by a local court on Wednesday morning: all in one day
Two years after the murder of anti-superstition crusader Narendra Dabholkar, the mystery about his killers remains unresolved. This despite the CBI having released new sketches of the two suspects
A Pune court on Wednesday granted bail to five FTII students, who were arrested by the police in a midnight swoop on Tuesday
Accusing striking students of FTII of insulting behaviour, using cruel interrogation and causing mental torture, FTII director Prashant Pathrabe today said he approached police as a deterrent step and rejected suggestion that action was taken under pressure from the I&B ministry
Agitating Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) students gheraoed FTII director Prashant Pathrabe in his office this evening
Two people, including an autorikshaw driver, stoned a Mumbai-based 40-year-old techie to death in Pune before stealing money from his bank account. The Pune police have arrested them
Police suspect Chaitanya Balpande was murdered because his mother wished to claim a life insurance policy in his name; Rakhi’s mother, sister and neighbour have also painted a picture of her as a monster mom
It has been revealed that Rakhi Balpande (36), who beat her partially-disabled son, Chaitanya, to death with a cricket bat, wished to keep her affair with her landlord, Sumit More a secret
The partially-disabled boy died after his mother allegedly beat him senseless with a cricket bat. Mother claims she hit him in self-defence after he allegedly tried to make sexual advances on her
In order to prevent further incidents of landslides it has been decided to increase the length of the present tunnel of Adoshi on the Mumbai Pune Expressway by 100 meters.
The current students' strike at FTII has its roots in an attack by ABVP members on some people from the prestigious institute two years back and "off and on" presence of the activists of the Hindu right wing organisation on the campus, an official note sent to PMO has said
With MSRDC having completed majority of work in removing the loose boulders from the expressway stretch between Khopoli and Khandala, there won't be any traffic blocks on the E-way on Saturday and Sunday
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will visit the Pune-based FTII on Friday in support of the students' agitation there against the appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as its head
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