Indian students in Russia start stockpiling food, withdrawing cash, preparing to leave if needed

PUNE: It has been difficult times for Pooja Khandekar, 21, and her friends as the war between Russia and Ukraine has escalated over the past few days. Pooja, a native of Pandharpur in south Maharashtra, is currently in her second-year of MBBS at Northern State Medical University, Arkhangelsk city, Russia. According to her, though things … Read more

NFAI receives collection of films by filmmaker duo Sumitra Bhave and Sunil Sukhthankar

PUNE The National Film Archive of India, on Tuesday, received a large collection of films made by the celebrated filmmaker duo Sumitra Bhave and Sunil Sukhthankar. Sukthankar along with food columnist at Hindustan Times Chinmay Damle handed over the collection to Prakash Magdum, director NFAI. The critically acclaimed duo has made various films over the … Read more

Committee to submit final ward structure to SEC on March 2

PUNE Aspirants from various political parties, citizens and others are hopeful of their views and suggestions being incorporated by the committee as it prepares the final ward structure, to be sent to State Election Commission (SEC) on March 2. Last month, SEC had announced draft ward structure, inviting suggestions and objections. A total of 3,400 … Read more