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COVID-19

2nd Covid Wave's Impact on Housing Demand and Prices

By Anil Pharande India is in the midst of a second Covid wave which is by far more devastating than the first. It is causing all-around chaos and economic activity in many states including Maharashtra has been hit hard. The rapid rise in cases and the localized lockdowns and restrictions have severely impacted many sectors […]

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COVID-19

Indians Reveal the Little Things They Did Which Made Their Days Complete during Lockdown

Over half Indians (52%) have become conscious of the environment – including growing plants, become more prudent on purchases, and conserving energy – as a direct result of the pandemic and the subsequent lockdown, reveals the latest research from Godrej Group, The Little Things We Do.

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Travel

9 Reasons to Travel by Car During COVID 19

Road trips are an adventure that many people enjoy. But there are some who would rather fly or catch a train or a bus. It could be because a road journey calls for self-dependence where we have to fend for ourselves.

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Conversations

असं ही एक वेडिंग

लग्नाची तारीख ठरली. सगळे जय्यत तयारीला लागले. दागिने, बस्ता, मानपान — सगळ्याचा सपाटा सुरु होता. होणारी वधू चिंगी खूप खूष दिसत होती. पण तेवढ्यात कुठेतरी माशी शिंकली. कोरोना महामारीमुळे सरकारने देशभरात लॉकडाऊन जाहीर केला. सगळ्यांचा मूड ऑफ. चिंगीची स्वप्नं पूर्ण होणार की नाही? आता करायचं काय?  चिंगीने पुढाकार घेतला आणि थेट मुलाशी बोलली. सगळं काही […]

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Podcast

Saving the farmers of Pune

Gorakh Dagade-Patil is a farmer and deeply connected with the farming community in and around Pune. As COVID-19 broke out and shut down entire cities, Pune was no different. But one section that could not afford this was the farmers. Their produce would not just rot and waste away, the lockdown would also render them […]

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Lockdown Diaries

Pandemic, productivity and Punekars

We surely do miss the chaha and vada-pav break at our offices, but sitting at home and working alongside our loved ones has its own charm!

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Your voice

My A to Z Lessons for Surviving in Times of COVID-19

The last four months have been the most tumultuous period the world has seen in the longest time. Never before have we seen uncertainty, despair, and negativity pervading around us at such an enormous scale. An invisible virus has made its ominous presence felt steadily and stealthily from one country in December 2019 to more […]

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News

Covid vaccines and more

It’s unfortunately the one question that’s top of everyone’s minds – “When will there be a vaccine for Covid-19?” It’s a question that’s been asked since the pandemic broke out in January around the world and grew in scale in India around March. One company on whom a lot of hopes have been pinned – […]

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News

TOP 3: MH12 masks and more…

Here’s what’s making news in Pune today.