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Pune: Metropolis in Maharashtra, India
Pune, known as Poona until 1978, is the second-largest metropolitan city in the Indian State of Maharashtra, and the eighth most populous city in India, with an estimated population of 7.4 million as of 2020. It has been ranked as "the most livable city in India" several times. Along with the municipal corporation limits of PCMC and the three cantonment towns of Camp, Khadki and Dehu Road, Pune forms the urban core of the eponymous Pune Metropolitan Region (PMR). According to the 2011 census the urban area had a combined population of 5.05 million whilst the population of the metropolitan region was estimated at 7.4 million. Situated 560 metres above sea level on the Deccan plateau on the right bank of the Mutha river, Pune is also the administrative headquarters of its namesake district.

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Four notorious burglars nabbed by Delhi Police [Video]

Four notorious burglars nabbed by Delhi Police

Delhi Police Crime branch apprehended four notorious burglars. The burglars were nabbed after the Crime Branch received a tip-off that some burglars would gather at Siri Fort Road, and might commit a..

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Mansukh Hiren death case: CCTV footage shows Sachin Waze going to CSMT

In the latest development in Mansukh Hiren death case, a CCTV footage has surfaced purportedly showing Sachin Waze going to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus at 7 pm on March 05. Waze had taken a..

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Covid: 12-hour curfew in Pune | All you need to know about week-long curbs [Video]

Covid: 12-hour curfew in Pune | All you need to know about week-long curbs

Eateries, bars and restaurants in Pune district of Maharashtra will remain shut for seven days starting April 3 in view of the spike in coronavirus cases. A curfew will be in place across the district..

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COVID-19: Pune goes under mini-lockdown [Video]

COVID-19: Pune goes under mini-lockdown

A mini lockdown was announced in Pune as COVID cases are on rise in Maharashtra. The order was implemented in the city from April 03 for next seven days. Restrictions will be in place from 6pm to 6am...

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Pune temples closed, dine-in services at hotels restricted following spike in COVID cases [Video]

Pune temples closed, dine-in services at hotels restricted following spike in COVID cases

Due to surge in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, restrictions have been imposed in the state. Being the topmost district with most coronavirus cases, several restrictions have also been imposed in Pune...

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Rakesh Tikait's convoy attacked in Rajasthan's Alwar, alleges BJP's hand| Oneindia News [Video]

Rakesh Tikait's convoy attacked in Rajasthan's Alwar, alleges BJP's hand| Oneindia News

Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait's convoy was allegedly attacked in Rajasthan's Alwar on Friday. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday that Delhi will not go into lockdown again...

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Pune curfew from April 3rd | Details of 7-day restriction | Oneindia News [Video]

Pune curfew from April 3rd | Details of 7-day restriction | Oneindia News

In order to contain the coronavirus resurgence, Pune is going under partial lockdown. For the next 7 days, Pune will witness a curfew from 6 pm to 6 am, which is essentially a night travel ban and..

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Delhi among 10 worst-hit COVID districts, Maharashtra has 8: Health Ministry [Video]

Delhi among 10 worst-hit COVID districts, Maharashtra has 8: Health Ministry

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on March 30 informed about the current status of COVID-19 pandemic in the country. He said that Delhi features in the 10 districts worst-hit by COVID-19. Of the 10..

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This is our country's culture: Chandrakant Patil on Amit Shah-Sharad Pawar meeting [Video]

This is our country's culture: Chandrakant Patil on Amit Shah-Sharad Pawar meeting

While speaking to media in Pune, Maharashtra's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Chandrakant Patil said, "Such meetings take place at this level. This is our country's culture, we must meet besides..

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Chemical leak in Pune mall creates brief panic [Video]

Chemical leak in Pune mall creates brief panic

A minor chemical leak was reported in Central Mall parking near Abasaheb Garware College in Pune on March 29. Two fire tenders were rushed to the spot and mall was evacuated. A bag containing 2..

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Pune fire: 500 shops gutted by fire at Fashion Street | Oneindia News [Video]

Pune fire: 500 shops gutted by fire at Fashion Street | Oneindia News

More than 500 shops were gutted in a fire that engulfed fashion street in Pune last night. No loss of life has been reported yet but loss of livelihood will cause damage to shop owners and hawkers who..

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Massive fire engulfs Pune's fashion street market [Video]

Massive fire engulfs Pune's fashion street market

A massive fire engulfed Pune's fashion street market in Camp area during night hours of March 26. 15 fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse off the fire. No casualties have been reported yet. Further..

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Jonny Bairstow insists England will continue to be aggressive and hit maximums [Video]

Jonny Bairstow insists England will continue to be aggressive and hit maximums

Centurion Jonny Bairstow backed England to keep swinging for the fences after the tourists put India to the sword with 20 sixes in the second one-day international in Pune.

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Watch: Pune restaurant employs specially-abled staff, supplies come from farmers [Video]

Watch: Pune restaurant employs specially-abled staff, supplies come from farmers

A restaurant in Pune is in its first kind which employed specially-abled staff to cater to its customers. Terrasinne is a social initiative to provide employment to specially-abled and farmers. The..

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Maharashtra has 9 of 10 districts with most active COVID cases: Centre [Video]

Maharashtra has 9 of 10 districts with most active COVID cases: Centre

While addressing a joint press conference in the national capital on March 24, the secretary of Health and Family Welfare Department in the Health Ministry, Rajesh Bhushan spoke about the top 10..

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England are beaten in a thrilling one-day series decider against India, despite Sam Curran's heroic 95 not out.
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Fire guts over 500 shops at Pune's Fashion Street market

No casualties have been reported as of now. However, hawkers and shop owners have suffered heavy losses.
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India v England: Jonny Bairstow and Ben Stokes led chase of 338

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India v England: Jonny Bairstow says any side in the world would miss not having Joe Root

Jonny Bairstow says "any side in the world would miss Joe Root," after England's 66-run loss to India in the first one-day-international in Pune.
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UK PM Boris Johnson to visit Delhi on April 26, to go to Pune also

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SII seeks home minister's intervention for smooth operation of non-scheduled planes in Pune


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Railway Recruitment 2021: 2532 posts up for grabs, get govt job without any exam

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Pune: Army recruitment exam cancelled after paper leak, 3 including two ex-army personnel held

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Sharad Pawar visits Serum Institute in Pune in wake of fire

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Adar Poonawalla reassures Covishield production won't be affected, tweets 'no lives lost' in SII fire

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