Pune is surrounded by a plethora of options for nature and adventure lovers. If you’re up for a drive (or a bike-ride, real Punekar style), then you’ll be spoilt for choice with mountains, forests, beaches and picturesque lakes and dams!
Pune’s monsoons are a photographer’s paradise – where everything around you turns a shade of bright and beautiful green. Its iconic and historical buildings, the surrounding forts and the lush green neighborhoods, like Koregaon Park, are places where you can’t help but sneak a picture.
In such a country, where even getting on the bus without being groped is difficult, the simplest of measures make a large difference.
They are also one of the oldest gardens in the country, with some trees that were planted back in the day by the Peshwas.
Yep, you heard that right, Punekars- the highway liquor ban, which was implemented on the April 1 of this year to curb drunk driving on National highways, has been partially lifted by the Supreme Court.
Last week, Pune Police Commissioner, Rashmi Shukla, and Assistant Commissioner Ravindra Kadam felicitated seven officers from the city who were awarded the President’s Police Medal. They were celebrated for their outstanding service by Maharashtra Governor KC Vidyasagar Rao.
His beaming face and excitement made perfect sense when he told me that The Punekar was the first to do a one-on-one interview with him!
Gone are the days when Sundays meant lazing around in bed. These days, Sundays are all about brunches! What could be better than spending your day off sharing a lavish meal with your loved ones? Café 1730’s Sunday Brunch is just the place worth saving all your cheat days for!
It is always a moment of pride when fellow Punekars and their brainchild take the limelight! Pune-based start-up Sokrati gets acquired by multinational digital media giant, Dentsu.
Some Punekars are a whole new level of amaze. Only today, we say it with a hint (nah, truckloads) of sarcasm! Well, it isn’t every day that a Punekar attempts to smuggle 1.29 Cr. hidden in Upma!