The Punekar – Meet the Editor-in-Chief
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The Punekar – Meet the Editor-in-Chief

The Punekar has slowly grown to be an integral part of the lives of thousands in the city, and Apeksha Khanchandani has been a driving force behind this. We all have fond memories of scrolling through articles talking about the best cheesecakes in the city ...

June 03, 2017
6 Life Lessons Pune Teaches Everyone
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6 Life Lessons Pune Teaches Everyone

I was once The New Girl in Pune (and even wrote all about it here), and seven years later, BAM – I’m a Punekar! I’ll admit it was a rather slow journey, but it really does take that much time to develop a threshold for ...

February 04, 2017
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How Pune Changes a Non-Punekar
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How Pune Changes a Non-Punekar

Every year, our city welcomes youth from all over the country with open arms. But, living away from family for the first time can be an experience which definitely brings about some massive changes in one's personality and remains a lesser talked about aspect. We ...

November 25, 2016
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5 Punekars Who Made Us Proud
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5 Punekars Who Made Us Proud

Pune is a city which whose diverse nature is nurturing to all sorts of different industries, from art and culture to heritage and social movements. The city has given birth to several successful Punekars who changed the world and can never be forgotten; the list ...

October 19, 2016
The Pune That Was…
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The Pune That Was…

Once the core of the freedom movement, then the pensioner’s paradise, and now the Oxford of the East. A petite city with many-a faces, that not only grows on to you but grows with you. You may have heard your elders reminisce about their good ...

October 14, 2016
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Life in 411004 – Remembering the Wagles
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Life in 411004 – Remembering the Wagles

These were houses that were built for 'personal consumption' and had all the moods and trappings of 'personal taste'. No fancy Carrera marble, no lavish driveways, no French gardens and other displays of grandiose shrieking for attention.

September 24, 2016
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series

Maakadwala In Hindi, he would be called Madari. English will loosely translate him as a 'Monkey man', but like all things touched by English, the translation can make one overlook it as a profession and assume it to be a characteristic. Marathi has it rather straightforward ...

September 17, 2016
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series
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Remembering a Punekar – The Series

So goes the first verse of J. R. R. Tolkien's poem All that is gold does not glitter, which appeared in his trendsetting novel The Lord of the Rings. Most of us are familiar with the movie version of Tolkien's fantasy novel and the tale ...

August 14, 2016
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