Two schoolgirls were killed and another was injured this morning when they were run over by a speeding car belonging to a local Shiv Sena leader's relative in Maharashtra's Baramati, leading to a protest by residents who set the vehicle ablaze.
Appreciating the "Zero Pendency" system adopted by the Pune district division to settle the pending cases, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis yesterday said the state government has decided to replicate the model in rest of the state.
Ishwari Singh Vishwakarma is on cloud nine as she has become mother of a baby boy. However, what makes the experience unique is that the baby was born in an Ola cab on the way to hospital on the morning of October 2.
A father allegedly slit the throat of his five-year-old daughter in a fit of rage in Pune district yesterday. Police said the accused, whose name has not been revealed, got angry at his daughter for asking him to take her to her mother, who was working at a nearby farm
Tukaram Mundhe, chairman and managing director of Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd (PMPML), has received a letter threatening him for hiking the prices of monthly pass of the civic transport service.
Deprived of food, a 27-year-old man in a drunken condition allegedly stabbed his mother to death and later feasted on her heart with a touch of 'chatni' and pepper, at Kolhapur on Monday afternoon. An hour later, he was spotted walking out of the house with blood dripping from his hands.
Nine people were today killed and 12 others were injured after a bus of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation rammed into a stationary tempo near Narayangaon in Pune district amid heavy rains.
The city police have arrested a professor of a prominent college here for allegedly seeking sexual favours from a 31-year-old Iranian woman in return for help in getting her admission in to a PhD course.