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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Meet Abhijet Raajput, taking over the world of entertainment as a young producer and director

DNA India 22 Sep 2021
Wondering who is Abhijet Raajput? Well, this passionate man was born in 1989 in Pune. Though he had an army background, where the family lived across the country, they settled in Pune. From the beginning, if anything attracted him the most, it was all things artistic and creative....
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Marathi short film series explores mental health issues among youth, encourages discussions

Indian Express 21 Sep 2021
Eventually, I left my village to come to Pune – I was really scared how I would manage and while it was not my plan, eventually I completed my post-graduation, studied mass communication and stayed on despite suicidal thoughts,” said the award-winning film-maker, who is best known for his Marathi film Sairat and short film Pistulya....
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Pune: Starting today, a six-part Marathi short film series on youth and mental health

Indian Express 20 Sep 2021
Read .Enjoy this weekend in Pune with Vighnaharta series, short film festival and much more ...Stay updated with the latest Pune news. Follow Express Pune on Twitter here and on Facebook here ... While Maitreyee wrote the script, Alok and I directed three films each while Parna is the creative producer,” Barve said.Pune News. Pune ... read more Pune....
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Pune: 3 cattle owners held after buffalo injures couple

The Times of India 27 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Pune. 3 cattle owners held after buffalo injures couple. Manhole covers stolen in Kalyaninagar, again. Pearl Academy Mumbai. Confluence of ambitions, passion and creativity ... PUNE ... Amit Kumar, CEO, Pune Cantonment Board, told TOI, “There is no plan to relocate cattle sheds to an alternative site as of now.” ... ....
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Maha: FYJC first merit list on website, via SMS today

The Times of India 27 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Maharashtra. FYJC first merit list on website, via SMS today. Bullet grazes Metro worker’s chest at car shed near Vanaz. Pearl Academy Mumbai. Confluence of ambitions, passion and creativity. Pune records August’s highest daily vaccination count so far. PUNE ... Start a Conversation. Top Stories Right Now. More Latest News....
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Pune records August’s highest daily vax count so far

The Times of India 27 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Pune records August’s highest daily vaccination count so far ... Pearl Academy Mumbai. Confluence of ambitions, passion and creativity ... PUNE. A total of 1,14,968 Covid-19 vaccine doses were administered across the Pune Metropolitan Region on Thursday — the highest daily count so far this month ... Start a Conversation ... ....
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Pune: Power cuts plague Kondhwa-Mohammadwadi residents

The Times of India 27 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Pune. Power cuts, fluctuating voltage plague Kondhwa-Mohammadwadi residents. Jewellers fear losses due to new norms of hallmarking. Pearl Academy Mumbai. Confluence of ambitions, passion and creativity. Pune. Duo rob man of valuables worth Rs 1.8 lakh on Baner hill. PUNE ... .” ... Many senior citizens live on higher floors ... ....
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Baner hill: Duo rob man of valuables worth Rs 1.8L

The Times of India 27 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Pune. Duo rob man of valuables worth Rs 1.8 lakh on Baner hill. Woman loses Rs 35.9L in bid to secure Rs 1L loan online. Pearl Academy Mumbai. Confluence of ambitions, passion and creativity. 3 cattle owners held after buffalo injures couple. PUNE ... “The hill does not have a CCTV surveillance system ... “I did not resist ... ....
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Vax of adolescent kids with comorbidities likely in Oct

The Times of India 27 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Inoculation of adolescent kids with comorbidities likely to start in October. 17 stolen bikes worth Rs 4.1L recovered. Pearl Academy Mumbai. Confluence of ambitions, passion and creativity. IISER team works on chemical mfg method without fossil fuels. PUNE ... Start a Conversation. Top Stories Right Now. More Latest News. ....
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'Allow entry to fully-vaxxed travellers sans RT-PCR tests'

The Times of India 27 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Allow entry to fully-vaxxed travellers sans RT-PCR tests. Centre to states. Manhole covers stolen in Kalyaninagar, again. Pearl Academy Mumbai. Confluence of ambitions, passion and creativity. Bullet grazes Metro worker’s chest at car shed near Vanaz. PUNE ... They can adopt a stricter protocol if they want to ... ....
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INIFD Kothrud launches Phygital fashion show

Beijing News 25 Aug 2021
Aligned to its creative tradition, the International Institute of Fashion Design Kothrud, proudly presents India's first Phygital Fashion Show for its fashion design students ... Mita Agrawal, Director INIFD Pune Kothrud said, "It brings us immense pride to showcase the brilliant work of our students through a Phygital Fashion Show....
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Civic Sanskriti: Pune should create more effective youth engagement in climate change

Hindustan Times 16 Aug 2021
Youth in Pune are definitely aware and receptive about climate change; we don’t need to be convinced that it is happening ... Youth in Pune are definitely aware and receptive about climate change; we don’t need to be convinced that it is happening ... coordinator Climate Collective Pune....
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