Pune

Pune (IPA: [puɳe] English pronunciation: /ˈpnə/;) (Marathi: पुणे) is the ninth-most populous city in India and the second largest in the state of Maharashtra after the state capital city of Mumbai. Pune is also the 101st largest city in the world, by population.

It is situated 560 metres (1,837 feet) above sea level on the Deccan plateau, on the right bank of the Mutha river. Pune city is the administrative headquarters of Pune district and was once the centre of power of the Maratha Empire established by Shivaji Maharaj.

In the 18th century, Pune became the political centre of the Indian subcontinent, as the seat of Peshwas who were the prime ministers of the Maratha Empire.

Pune is considered the cultural capital of Maharashtra. Since the 1950s and 1960s, Pune has a traditional old-economic base . Most of the old industries continue to grow. The city is also known for its manufacturing and automobiles industries, as well as for research institutes of information technology(IT), education, management and training, which attract migrants, students, and professionals from India, South East Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. Pune is also one of the fastest growing cities in the Asia-Pacific region. The ‘Mercer 2015 Quality of Living rankings’ evaluated local living conditions in more than 440 cities around the world where Pune ranked at 145, second in India after Hyderabad(138). It also highlights Pune among evolving business centers and emerging 9 cities around the world with citation "Hosts IT and automotive companies"

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Indian millennials are riding the Korean wave

The Times of India 18 Jul 2019
Shivani, a 21-year-old creative arts student from Pune, calls herself a ‘Koreaboo’ – a word used to describe a person who is overly obsessed with Korean culture ... I order Korean beauty products on the internet, and use them regularly,” says Sunaina Deshmukh, an MBA student from Pune....
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Has Japan replaced US as onsite favourite for Indian techies?

Moneycontrol 11 Jul 2019
Infosys and TCS have been strengthening their ties with their existing Japanese clients. Swathi Moorthy @kpswathi ... live ... More ... In 2015 India’s largest IT major launched a Japan-centric Delivery Center (JDC) in Pune, India. TCS also set up its first Pace Port, a creative hub to catalyse technology-led business innovation for Japanese customers in Tokyo ... ....
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TCS to buy another 15% stake in Japanese arm for $32.5 mn

The Hindu 24 Jun 2019
To augment the local workforce and gain scale, a Japan-centric Delivery Center (JDC), with enhanced language support and heavy localisation of global business practices, was set up in 2015 within TCS Sahyadri Park in Pune, India. Recently, TCS set up a creative hub in Tokyo to ......
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TCS hikes stake in JV with Mitsubishi Corporation

Business Line 24 Jun 2019
To augment the local workforce and gain scale, a Japan-centric delivery centre (JDC) - with enhanced language support and heavy localisation of global business practices - was set up in 2015 within TCS Sahyadri Park in Pune, lndia....
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TCS hikes stake to 66% in Japanese JV with $32.6 mn investment

The Times of India 24 Jun 2019
To augment the local workforce and gain scale, a Japan-centric delivery centre (JDC) - with enhanced language support and heavy localisation of global business practices - was set up in 2015 within TCS Sahyadri Park in Pune, lndia....
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TCS hikes stake to 66 per cent in Japanese JV with USD 32.6 mn investment

Deccan Chronicle 24 Jun 2019
To augment the local workforce and gain scale, a Japan-centric delivery centre (JDC) - with enhanced language support and heavy localisation of global business practices - was set up in 2015 within TCS Sahyadri Park in Pune, lndia....
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TCS hikes stake to 66% in Japanese JV with Rs 226.2 investment

Moneycontrol 24 Jun 2019
To augment the local workforce and gain scale, a Japan-centric delivery centre (JDC) - with enhanced language support and heavy localisation of global business practices - was set up in 2015 within TCS Sahyadri Park in Pune, lndia.Also, TCS set up its inaugural Pace Port - a ......
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TCS hikes stake to 66% in Japanese JV with Rs 226.2 crore investment

Moneycontrol 24 Jun 2019
To augment the local workforce and gain scale, a Japan-centric delivery centre (JDC) - with enhanced language support and heavy localisation of global business practices - was set up in 2015 within TCS Sahyadri Park in Pune, India.Also, TCS set up its inaugural Pace Port - a ......
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Workafella, the Best coworking and enterprise office space for 2019

The Times of India 19 Jun 2019
Establishing their first chain of coworking in metro cities of Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, and Mumbai with multiple centers answering to the city’s demand, they are looking to expand further across in Delhi NCR, Kolkata, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Kochi, and Pune....
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Veteran playwright and actor Girish Karnad's friends recollect little known aspects of his life

Bollywood Life 10 Jun 2019
Ashok Kulkarni, Karnad's Pune-based friend since their college ... Karnad's command over several languages and his deep understanding of the literary and creative worlds made him the first non-civil servant director of Pune's prestigious Film and Television Institute of India (FTII)....
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Pune police's Super 30 meme on road safety leaves Hrithik Roshan in splits

Mid Day 06 Jun 2019
On June 5, 2019, the Commissioner Of Police, Pune, took to social networking site Twitter to share a hilarious meme in order to educate the citizens of Pune on road safety. The Pune police commissioner used a popular dialogue from Hrithik Roshan's upcoming film Super 30 to send across an important message to his followers....
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Workshops and certificate courses for students at Design Innovation Centre

The Times of India 30 May 2019
PUNE. Savitribai Phule Pune University’s Design Innovation Centre will be organizing one day workshop on Creative Careers in Design on June 8. The workshop has 60 seats and will be conducted between 11 am and 6pm at New Chemistry Building at the Department of Chemistry in SPPU ... ....
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AI-created works: Knocking on the doors of high art

Gulf News 16 May 2019
For years, the prevailing thought about artificial intelligence was that it isn’t creative — and so we’ll always have art to ourselves. Well, like every industry, technology has infiltrated the art world, allowing for an even broader palette for creativity ... Simply put, human creative achievement will not succumb to advances in AI....

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