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At RTI library, inaugurated by Kejriwal 3 yrs ago, records not updated since Oct ’12

Monday 30 December '13

The initiative of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) to start an RTI library had received praise from different quarters in 2010, after it was inaugurated by Arvind Kejriwal — the Delhi chief minist...
Chavan in city to pep up Cong rank and file ahead of polls

Friday 27 December '13

To address rally today; party lines up a slew of events to reach out to masses
LBT became game changer for PMC as poor revenue hampered projects

Tuesday 24 December '13

Octroi was the largest revenue source for the PMC.
Buoyed by Delhi win, AAP to go all out in city

Monday 16 December '13

The city unit of AAP is gearing up to replicate the party’s Delhi win for the upcoming Lok Sabha election.
Move to supply wet garbage to farmers comes to a standstill

Sunday 8 December '13

Farmers have complained that plastic and glass are found in the organic waste provided to them.
Major thrust for civic amenities mooted

Sunday 8 December '13

PMC has proposed work of Rs 274 crore which includes development of 917 hectare of land for bio diversity park
Civic body’s grand plan: To spend Rs 88,443 cr by 2041 for city makeover

Sunday 8 December '13

For improving the city roads, traffic and transportation, the cost is estimated to be Rs 13,530 crore.
PMC to follow suit, awaits consensus

Monday 2 December '13

After PCMC’s e-governance project drew national acclaim, the Pune Municipal Corporation has decided to follow suit.
Pune fails to make it to Centre’s solar city list

Friday 15 November '13

If selected, the civic body could have got funds to cut use of conventional sources of energy by 10% in 5 yrs.
Elections near, parties keep flock together

Monday 11 November '13

BJP expands panel, Kalmadi searches for lost support base, Sena and NCP are busy meeting party workers
PMC mulls PPP mode to lay concrete on 33 roads

Saturday 9 November '13

The PMC has completed around 90 per cent of the repair work till now.
E-governance: PMC to make departments accountable

Thursday 7 November '13

A credit rating agency, in 2011 had expressed the need for PMC to improve its services.
PMC to set up shops, CCTVs in unused subway on JM Road

Wednesday 6 November '13

Citizens find it difficult to cross the multiple-lane road, which sees a non-stop flow of speeding vehicles.
Melody queen Lata hums the Modi tune

Saturday 2 November '13

Diwali Wish: ’I want to see Narendrabhai as the PM’.
PMC to call off projects okayed by former mayor

Friday 1 November '13

The civic administration has decided to call off the development works proposed by former mayor Vaishali Bankar.
A year on, night shelters for the homeless yet to see light of day

Friday 25 October '13

The state govt, had on the directives of the Supreme Court, urged civic bodies to create night shelters for the homeless.
Corporators or legislators? Their spending raises doubt

Sunday 20 October '13

EXPRESS RTI: Almost all MLAs, MLCs install steel benches, build community halls, gyms and distribute bins for garbage disposal using local development fund. This is what corporators too have been doin...
Demand for biogas plants grows, PMC wary

Friday 18 October '13

Fear that the poor performance of the plants will put the initiative on the back foot.
Visits by Rahul, Modi heat up race for LS seat tickets

Sunday 29 September '13

Political activity has gained pace in the city with two prominent leaders.
Irked by civic body staff’s apathy, corporators decide to set deadline

Saturday 28 September '13

PMC corporators have decided to set a deadline for civic staff to respond to their official queries and proposals.


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