By Quaid Najmi Pune: Nine years after she lost her left leg in the infamous German Bakery blast here, Amrapali Chavan literally kicked ‘terror’ from the skies. The 37-year-old plucky and adventure-loving woman has created history by becoming the first handicapped person in India to paraglide from the 2,200 feet[Read More…]
Furthering its commitment to promote happiness, Sony SAB is back with yet another unique offering in collaboration with JD Majethia and Aatish Kapadia. Set against the backdrop of Pune, ‘Bhakharwadi’ is a lighthearted take on ideological differences between a Marathi and Gujarati family competing with each other, in the Bhakharwadi[Read More…]
Haaziq Kazi has created a base that will help to suck out the plastic or other waste from the ocean.
It is not unknown to spot suspicious crop circles and alien sightings is not a new one. After all, spotting a real-live ‘ET’ (extraterrestrial) is a childhood dream so many of us harbor! Alas, most of the supposed ‘alien sightings‘ these days must be taken with a pinch of salt.[Read More…]
Even today, menstrual hygiene of Indian women is a major cause of concern. According to the data revealed by National Family Health Survey (NHFS-4), only 42 per cent of women in India between the ages of 15 and 24 use sanitary napkins. In fact, a staggering 62 per cent of women in[Read More…]
In a bid to conserve water, many restaurants in the city of Pune have started serving half-filled glass of water to the customers. Also, they would not fill up the glasses, until asked for. The initiative has been taken by the Pune Restaurants and Hoteliers Association (PRAHA) to save water[Read More…]
Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Madhuri Dixit Nene has denied reports of her contesting the upcoming Lok Sabha election from Pune on Bhartiya Janata Party ticket. Her representative has denied all claims and called them false. There were reports that actress Bollywood actor Dixit might contest the Lok Sabha elections from Pune for[Read More…]
Pune: Bollywood Dhak-Dhak girl and superstar Madhuri Dixit Nene is believed to be contesting from Pune constituency in upcoming Lok Sabha Polls 2019. As per reports, a senior BJP leader confirmed that her name has been shortlisted for the Pune Lok Sabha seat. In June this year, BJP Chief Amit[Read More…]
A Pune-based female employee who was fired from the office three years ago for being diagnosed with HIV positive, finally got her job back after the labour court ordered the firm to reinstate her and provide her wages for the absentee period. The 31- year- old woman had claimed she was[Read More…]
PEDL bicycles, a Zoomcar initiative, were launched as a hassle-free transport option in Pune.