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Video Conference with Sunita Williams

“ When we leave our place outside & come back, we feel as to be at home. But I went in the space for walk and came back on the earth, I feel at home. ” Said Ms. Sunita Williams, acclaimed astronaut of NASA.

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Pagadi che bol

Winter has come?

As the weather God toys with us, a Punekar prays for his favorite winter weather.

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News

Common plant to treat industrial waste in PCMC

The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) is in talks with the PCMC and industries in the area to set up a Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) to treat the 6 lakh litre of industrial effluents generated daily from nearly 296 small-scale industries in the area.

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Events

Events in Pune

Get to know what’s happening in the city…

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Pagadi che bol

Where our conscience lies?

Some question don’t get answered, they give birth to a lot more questions waiting to be answered.

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Events & Happenings

FTII to screen short films based on Tagore's poems

The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) has organised a festival of short films by eminent director Buddhadeb Dasgupta from January 4 to 6, as part of the centenary celebrations of Indian cinema.

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Pune based tech entrepreneur runs 55 Kilometers to celebrate 55th birthday

Rakesh Mehta, a Pune based entrepreneur, Managing Director of Bit Mapper Integration Technologies is a man to be looked upto. People of his stature celebrate birthdays hosting lavish parties but that his not his style. Rakesh decided to celebrate his 55th birthday in a very different way by running 55Km on a Sunday morning when people […]

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Things we hope happen in 2013

The Punekar welcomes 2013 with some hopes and wishes for the coming year.

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City to witness an action-packed year

As 2013 begins, Pune has much to look forward to in a sporting sense. The year 2012 was good for the city with Gagan Narang clinching bronze at the London Olympic, city girl Sayali Gokhale winning the national badminton champion and Michelle Kakade conquering all the five deserts in the world in gruelling endurance races.

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Nature lovers create database of hills around Pune

Green Hills Group, a trust that works in rainwater harvesting and tree plantation, has come up with a cellphone-based application in creating biodiversity database of the hills in Pune.