Pune

  • East Bengal beat Pune FC 1-2 in I-League 19-04-2014 10:41 PM

    Missed chances and defensive errors cost Pune FC as they squandered a one-goal lead to go down 1-2 to East Bengal in an I-League Round 25 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Saturday. Winger Anthony D'Souza (39th minute) put Pune FC ahead in the first half before strikes...
  • Watch: Names missing in voters list, Pune residents fume 18-04-2014 03:48 PM

    Voters in Pune held protests outside the Pune council hall after thousands of names went missing from the electoral rolls. In fact the police estimate that nearly 1 lakh names were missing from the voters list. People have complained to the Election Commission and say they will continue their protest...
  • Pune mess: Faulty EVMs, names missing in voters lists; BJP demands repolling 18-04-2014 08:18 AM

    Pune: The Lok Sabha elections in Pune on Thursday were marred by discrepancies and protests. Several voters alleged that the EVMs at one booth were malfunctioning and that votes were getting registered for the Congress even when they voted for other parties. The BJP has now demanded a repoll. Not...
  • Congress will win in Pune, says Suresh Kalmadi 17-04-2014 06:14 PM

    In the fifth phase of Lok Sabha elections, Pune is one of the high profile constituencies, where Congress has fielded sitting MP Vishwajit Kadam. Although, the Congress has denied the ticket to CWG scam trained leader Suresh Kalmadi. After voting, Kalmadi said, "Congress has done a good job over the...
  • Pune residents find names missing in voters' list, details changed 17-04-2014 04:44 PM

    Several residents in Pune couldn't exercise their franchise as their names were missing from the voters' list and a few found their details had been changed. ...
  • Election Yatra: Tough battle for NCP in Pune, Baramati 15-04-2014 11:08 AM

    Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Shoaib Ahmed visits the constituencies of Pune and Nagpur to find out the views of the voters on the candidates there. ...
  • Election Yatra: Who does the Pune youth want to vote for? 14-04-2014 09:58 AM

    As Pune gets ready to vote on April 17, CNN-IBN's Election Yatra travels to the city to find out what the young voter is looking at. ...
  • East Bengal down Pune FC 3-1, title hunt on track 12-04-2014 08:50 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal jumped to the second place, four points shy of leaders Bengaluru FC with a game in hand, after a 3-1 victory over Pune FC in their I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Saturday. Lalrindika Ralte produced a spectacular double (43rd and 70th minutes)...
  • AFC Cup: Pune FC eager to keep qualification hopes alive 07-04-2014 07:06 PM

    Nay Pyi Taw: Pune FC would look to keep their hopes of qualifying for AFC Cup knockout stage alive when they take on Myanmar side Nay Pyi Taw in a crucial Group H Round 5 encounter at the Paung Luang Stadium on Tuesday. Going into the game on the back...
  • Will support Congress candidate Vishwajeet Kadam from Pune: Kalmadi 25-03-2014 05:07 PM

    New Delhi: Congress leader and sitting MP from Pune Suresh Kalmadi on Tuesday said that he will officially support the party's candidate from his constituency. Congress has fielded Dr Vishwajeet Kadam from Pune. In an attempt to change its image ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the Congress denied ticket...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt returns to jail after 90-day parole 22-03-2014 02:01 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt is back in jail for his alleged connection with the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Dutt returned to Yerwada Central Jail in Pune after his 90-day parole ended on Friday, Dutt had been granted parole due to his wife Manyata's illness. Dutt, who is undergoing the...
  • Kalmadi fails to get Congress ticket, says he's hurt, hints at joining BJP 21-03-2014 07:35 PM

    Pune: After being denied Lok Sabha ticket by the Congress, Commonwealth Games scam accused Suresh Kalmadi said that the party could have given a ticket to his wife. "The CWG matter is still in court. They could give ticket to my wife, all my supporters are hurt," he said. Kalmadi...
  • Read: Congress's third list of 58 candidates for Lok Sabha elections 18-03-2014 09:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday released its much anticipated third list of candidates for Lok Sabha elections. The party released 58 names this time. While the Congress fielded Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot from Ajmer, senior party leader in Chhattisgarh Ajit Jogi has been given a ticket from Mahasamund....
  • Congress snubs Suresh Kalmadi, gives Pune ticket to Vishwajeet Kadam 18-03-2014 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: Taking note of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's objection to give election ticket to tainted leaders, the party snubbed Commonwealth Games scam accused Suresh Kalmadi and fielded Vishwajeet Kadam in Pune. Kalmadi is a sitting MP from Pune. Rahul Gandhi, who is heading the Congress poll campaign, had...
  • LS polls: Shiv Sena spokesperson Rahul Narvekar jumps ship, joins NCP 17-03-2014 04:10 PM

    Mumbai: In a huge blow to the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra, Rahul Narvekar, the Sena spokesperspon joined arch rival Nationalist Congress Party ahead of Lok Sabha polls. Sources say that Narvekar was upset with the Shiv Sena as he was asked by the party high command to withdraw his candidature...
  • German Bakery blast: Yasin Bhatkal sent to jail till March 28 14-03-2014 04:04 PM

    Pune: A Pune court on Friday sent Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal to police custody till March 28 in the German Bakery blast case. Bhatkal was arrested by the Maharashtra ATS on Thursday after a special MCOCA court granted the permission. The ATS also arrested Bhatkal's aide Asadullah Akhtar in...
  • Jyotiraditya Scindia flags off new Pune-Gwalior train 27-02-2014 07:34 AM

    A new weekly train between Pune and Gwalior was flagged off on Wednesday. Union Minister of State for Power Jyotiraditya Scindia flagged off the express train (11102/11101) from Gwalior. The train will leave from Gwalior every Saturday and from Pune every Monday, Railway sources said. After the inaugural function at...
  • LS polls: Kalmadi may not field his family member from Pune seat 24-02-2014 10:56 AM

    Pune: With most opinion polls suggesting that the Congress party may find it difficult to even cross the three figure mark in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, the ruling party has come under severe criticism from many quarters for deciding to field 'winnable' but 'tainted ' candidates including the likes...
  • NIA files supplementary chargesheet against Bhatkal, Haddi 20-02-2014 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday filed a supplementary chargesheet against Indian Mujahideen founder Yasin Bhatkal. He has been charged under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), Explosives Act, IPC Sections 302 and 307 amongst others. The chargesheet speaks about the specific role of Yasin Bhatkal as the...
  • IPL 7 Auction: Yuvraj may top the priority list of many 11-02-2014 11:49 AM

    Cricketing world awaits exciting times ahead as some of the best players will be up for grabs at the Indian Premier League players' auction in Bangalore on Saturday. With a number of big players up for sale, one name that every one is curious about is India's stylish left-hander Yuvraj...
  • Maharashtra: 10 killed, 35 injured in bus accident in Satara 04-02-2014 06:59 AM

    Mumbai: Ten people were killed and 35 injured when a tourist bus going to Gujarat fell off a bridge on the Pune-Satara road near the Khambatki Ghat. This is the second accident at the Ghat in less than a month. The accident happened at 10 pm on Monday. The rescue...
  • Pune German Bakery blast: Bombay HC dismisses witnesses' plea against ATS 30-01-2014 05:59 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Thursday dismissed an application filed by two witnesses in the February 2010 Pune German Bakery bomb blast case seeking protection from officers of state Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS). A division bench of Justices V K Tahilramani and P N Deshmukh dismissed the application. The witnesses...
  • Pune: Narendra Dabholkar murder case cracked, 2 arrested 21-01-2014 10:23 AM

    Five months after he was brutally shot dead in Pune, the police have cracked rationalist Narendra Dabholkar's murder case. Two people have been arrested on the basis of a ballistic report of the gun used in the murder. ...
  • Nine killed in accident on Pune-Satara highway 14-01-2014 08:10 AM

    Pune: Nine people have been killed and three others injured in a tragic accident on the Pune-Satara highway on early hours of Tuesday. Initial reports suggest that a truck container toppled and crushed a jeep. According to the police, the victims have not yet been identified. Those injured in the...
  • PIFF: Lata Mangeshkar delighted with Hridaynath's Lifetime Achievement award 10-01-2014 02:50 PM

    Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar is happy that her younger brother Hridaynath Mangeshkar has been honoured with lifetime achievement award at the ongoing 12th Pune International Film Festival. "Namaskar. Abhi abhi mere bhai Pandit Hridaynath ko Pune International Film Festival ka lifetime achievement S.D Burman award mila hai. Mujhe bohot...
  • Akshay Kumar's Marathi film '72 Miles Ek Pravas' selected for PIFF 03-01-2014 07:41 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar's home production in Marathi, '72 Miles Ek Pravas ' has been selected for the 12th Pune International Film Festival (PIFF). After taking everyone by surprise with 'Oh My God', Akshay Kumar and Ashvini Yardi ventured in to regional cinema with '72 Miles Ek Pravas', which has...
  • Bombay HC allows hotels to remain open till 5 am for New Year's party 31-12-2013 12:44 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has extended the deadline for New Year's Eve parties and has allowed all establishments - hotels and restaurants- to remain open till 5 am. Giving the order, the HC said, "It is traditionally a night that people spend with friends and family till morning. There...
  • Odafa scores twice as Mohun Bagan beat Pune FC 3-1 21-12-2013 10:30 PM

    Kolkata: Odafa Okolie regained his silken touch with a brace to hand Mohun Bagan a spectacular 3-1 win against an inform Pune FC in a round 16 I-League fixture at the Barasat Stadium on Saturday. Starting as underdogs, Mohun Bagan looked a reformed side with Odafa striking in the 30th...
  • I-League: Pune FC eyeing pole position against Mohun Bagan 20-12-2013 06:29 PM

    Kolkata: Visiting Pune FC will be eyeing a lead before the I-League takes a seven week break when they face a struggling Mohun Bagan in a Round 16 fixture at Barasat Stadium on Saturday. Currently holding the third place with 24 points, the Pune outfit, who defeated United SC 2-1...
  • I-League: Pune FC down United SC, return to winning ways 15-12-2013 06:55 PM

    Kalyani: A first-half twin strike from Mustapha Riga scripted Pune FC's 2-1 away win against United SC in a round 15 I-League fixture on Sunday. After leading 2-0 with Riga's 11th and 23rd minute goals, Pune FC conceded a goal two minutes after the break with United's Hasan Al Moustafa...