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We need a world without rapists

The country is reeling from another rape case. Does India needs a stronger law and harsher measure to save its own daughters?

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Lull after the storm

After a continuous spell of heavy rains, Punekars are finally enjoying the sunlight. Have we seen off the worst of this year’s monsoon yet? We hope not. We talk more of the monsoon..

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Book Review: Superman Unchained

Is this the best Superman we have seen since the new 52? We tell it to you in this review of the new Superman comic…

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When the Warkaris came visiting

As the palkhis of Sant Dnyaneshwar Maharaj and Sant Tukaram Maharaj reached Pune, many roads remained closed and an aura of happiness engulfed the city.

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Pune Getaways

Aati kya? Pune's top monsoon destinations

There’s something about Pune that has charmed the rain gods. This Queen of Deccan is a Shangri-La during the monsoons. Here are a few monsoon getaways that make living here an unforgettable experience.

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A piece of paradise: Where will Pune middle-class stay?

Excerpt: Why does buying a home in Pune feels like buying a slice of a paradise instead? Punekar looks at one of the most pressing problems faced by the middle class inhabitants of the city.

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“It's bigger” Neil Patrick Harris showstealer at the Tony Awards

You know you are in for something legendary when Neil Patrick Harris is in the fray. The “How I Met Your Mother” star stole the show in the 67th Tony Awards with his opening act. Hosting the show for his fourth time, Neil made his grand entrance dressed as a guitar player as the lead […]

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Pune's first rains & World Environment Day

Pune had its first real brush with the ‘Monsoons’ last evening. The scorching summers finally decided to pave way for the welcome breeze that came along with the dark hovering clouds. In a way it was befitting to the day that was to follow. The World Environment Day was just around the corner and there […]

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The Warrior's Swan Song

Recently, Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune played host to Pune Warriors final home game against Delhi Daredevils with the last two spots of the table up for grabs. The winner of this match would avoid the dubious distinction of finishing last in the points table. Both the teams had a tournament to forget, picking up […]

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Sex on the Moon: An Amazing Heist chronicled

As I picked up the book reading just the first half of the title and wondering if it was lying in a misplaced section of the bookstore, I was intrigued by the plot. If either of these two feats were true, I knew it would make a gripping tale.