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The Best of Pune on Instagram

If you follow us on Instagram, you know that everyday, we curate some of the most gorgeous images clicked by Punekars, showcasing the city’s views, food, heritage, culture etc. Here’s what we posted during this past week! 

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Pune has a Heart – The Kindness Series ❤️

As part of a weekly series, we bring to you simple, yet life-changing incidents and experiences of pure kindness we witness on the streets, in homes, workspaces, and just about anywhere in Pune. The aim of this series is to showcase the soul of the city, the heart of its citizens and the kindness there is all around us, only if we just stop for a moment and observe. 

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Featured From the Editor

Pune has a Heart – The Kindness Series ❤️

As part of a weekly series, we bring to you simple, yet life-changing incidents and experiences of pure kindness we witness on the streets, in homes, workspaces, and just about anywhere in Pune. The aim of this series is to showcase the soul of the city, the heart of its citizens and the kindness there is all around us, only if we just stop for a moment and observe. 

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Pune Municipal Corporation Ranks #1 on National Civic Body Survey

I want to thank my mom…

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Sex Worker in Pune Speaks Up | #PunekarConfesses

I’ve had drunk men urinate in the bed, a lot of men cry. I once was with a crazy client who threatened to kill me if I stepped out of the brothel.

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Animal Cruelty – Take Action, Punekars!

It won’t take a lot of guessing to figure out how many people like pets. Pets, and not animals, let’s broaden the concept for argument’s sake. Sadly, our empathy and our love is mostly channeled and restricted towards our furry buddies at home. We all rely on a good samaritan who will do what we should all be doing in reality, helping stray animals. However, understandably, not everyone can do it. Common courtesy would be to get out of the way of those who are actually doing something nice, yes? Not proving to be a hindrance is the least we can do, but something outrageous has been occurring on our streets lately. It’s time we took a stand against this atrocity.

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Help Fellow Punekar Parnavi Kherade

In the recent past, we had published a story about cancer survivor, Parnavi Kherade, who’d been suffering from cancer of the Femur (thigh bone). She took the possibly-fatal illness as a challenge and overcame it, against staggering odds. Parnavi was recently given the shattering news that the cancer has recurred and needs to be treated with […]

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From the Editor Ganeshotsav

My Ganeshotsav

As a boy growing up in a typically Puneri neighbourhood, Ganeshotsav for me was as big a deal as Diwali… perhaps bigger. And the vivid memories associated with it make the festival truly memorable.