As migrants leave, construction community to train, engage local youth from nearby areas in Pune

PUNE, June 8 -- Now that the lockdown is opening up and to ensure building and construction work resumes the builder community is making all efforts to engage labourers and jobless youths from nearby ... Read More

2 lakh Nepalese stuck in Pune count days to return home, good Samaritans come to their rescue

PUNE, May 14 -- For thousands of Nepali Nationals who work in Pune, and have made the city their home since many years, the lockdown has spelt disaster. Says Gautam Mohan, "I was working at a small dh... Read More

PCMC's tech-driven Covid-19 'war room' gives updates at a glance

India, May 1 -- PUNE When the national lockdown to deal with the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 23, Pimpri-Chinchwad municipal commissioner Shra... Read More

Living in lockdown: No short supply of medicines; challenge is in delivery, say Pune distributors

PUNE, April 22 -- In spite of numerous hurdles on account of lockdown in the city, medical distributors have been ensuring that supply reaches pharmacies throughout the city. According to Vijay Chang... Read More

On the frontline: The tempo service that delivers food to at least 2,000 job-less daily-wage earners

India, April 16 -- Sachin Jadhav, a tempo driver, delivers food packets to the needy who have been affected by the lockdown which is in place to contain the spread of Sars-Cov-2 virus which causes the... Read More

Startup Saturday: Pune pivot-eers showing strong Covid form

India, April 4 -- Got you covered, forehead to neck... keep your game face on Anatomiz3D; founders: Firoza Kothari, Sohrab Kothari and Sagar Shah What it is Says Firoza Kothari "I have a degree in ... Read More