Pranav Kulkarni The Indian Express Group

Pranav Kulkarni-

Only 87 civilian instructors for 1,800 cadets

Tuesday 8 October '13

NDA stipulated strength of CAOs is 117, which is also insufficient
277 bungalows on LMA ‘resumption list’, residents may take legal course

Sunday 6 October '13

As many as 277 bungalows are on the “resumption list” of the Local Military Authority (LMA).
Unsure of poll dates yet parties woo voters in cantonment areas

Sunday 6 October '13

MNS, BJP trying hard to unseat the Congress in Pune Cantonment.
20 years after killer quake, Killari Remains

Sunday 29 September '13

Frozen in time, the village that was the epicentre of the earthquake remains a testimony to the devastation.
Space crunch hits private aircraft operations

Sunday 29 September '13

17 aircraft but only one bay; non-scheduled aircraft forced to park in Aurangabad and Nashik.
MAFI work from Dec, flight plans may be hit

Wednesday 18 September '13

Runway to remain partially closed as work will go on till March 21, 2014; time schedule not yet finalised
Octroi gone, LBT not yet in: PCB losing Rs 1.5 cr every month

Tuesday 17 September '13

The storm over Local Body Tax (LBT) may have settled in the state, but cantonment boards still bear the brunt of the transition.
PCB population down 10%, dwellers say living conditions poor

Wednesday 11 September '13

Officials blame it on restricted Floor Space Index, over 35 mutations pending with defence authorities
Deadline lapses, PWC fails to vacate LMA plot

Monday 9 September '13

The August 31 deadline may have passed but the Local Military Authority is firm on the decision to reclaim the plot Poona Women’s Council has been occupying for the past 90 years
Deadline lapses, PWC fails to vacate LMA plot

Monday 9 September '13

The August 31 deadline may have passed but the Local Military Authority is firm on the decision to reclaim the plot Poona Women’s Council has been occupying for the past 90 years
Govt starts probe into MESCO, DSW 'irregularities'

Saturday 7 September '13

The General Administration Department (GAD) of the state government is inquiring into the alleged irregularities at the Department of Sainik Welfare (DSW) of the state government located at Ghorpadi
Buzz in cantonment areas: board elections round the corner

Thursday 5 September '13

Last elections were held in May 2008 and the next was to Be HELD in May. But An extension was given till December 31
All quiet, it’s business as usual at Asaram’s Kalegaon ashram

Sunday 1 September '13

On Saturday evening, self-styled godman Asaram Bapu was in the thick of controversy with his arrest seemingly imminent in an alleged sexual assault case
Veterans demand task force to review training at NDA, other establishments

Sunday 1 September '13

'Approach Paper' Submitted to Service Headquarters, IDS, Command HQs and services training establishments in the country
PWC special school may shut down as LMA wants land for military use

Saturday 31 August '13

Deadline ends today; PWC writes to LMA one last time
After Army Commander’s nod, PCB approves new rest house

Thursday 15 August '13

Existing facility for ex-servicemen is filled beyond capacity
Anger brews against Army in cantonment area

Sunday 11 August '13

Local Military Authority has taken over the ground at Ghorpadi, marked open plots as defence lands & barred parking of vehicles
'Naik had plans to ferry children to Kolhapur for better education'

Thursday 8 August '13

But what they understand is Pakistan has killed one of them and that is enough for them to react sharply.
Five years on, ex-servicemen remain restless as rest house plan hangs fire

Wednesday 7 August '13

Around 100-150 people sleep in an approximately 2,500 sq ft dormitory, sharing space with bed bugs and mosquitoes
'CME carrying out works without MES nod'

Monday 5 August '13

Alterations done to five buildings at a cost of Rs 80 lakh to Rs 1 crore, say sources


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