Alumni Connect: Sense of creation has always been the main motivator, says Rugwed Deshpande, director Setu Advertising and Digital ArtVRe

India, Jan. 18 -- Rugwed Deshpande, 39, is the director of Setu Advertising and Digital ArtVRe. He has redefined the way the storytelling of brands is done. He shares insights of his journey to succes... Read More

Film on Pu La draws disapproval from kin of Bhimsen Joshi, Hirabai Barodekar

India, Jan. 18 -- Classical musicians and families of legendary singers Hirabai Barodekar and Pandit Bhimsen Joshi have protested about "objectionable scenes" and "abusive language" in 'Bhai, Vyakti a... Read More

Campus connect: Sneak peak into innovations from Pune's Vigyan Ashram

India, Jan. 18 -- Six participants from Vigyan Ashram are presenting their innovations at the Research Innovation Incubation Design Labs (RIIDL) in the 4th edition of its annual event, Maker Mela from... Read More

Pune International Film Festival 2019: Prabhavalkar wishes to bag a black humour film

India, Jan. 17 -- "I am an accidental actor. Though I was keen on research in genetics, my passion for acting helped it turn into my profession," said actor Dilip Prabhavalkar at the PIFF forum. Prabh... Read More

Patit Pavan Sanghatana conducts poll, 2,838 punekars say no to helmets

Pune, Jan. 17 -- Patit Pavan Sanghatana (PPS), the 40-year-old social organisation, claim that 2,838 Punekars are against the helmet rule - made compulsory by the Pune traffic police on January 1 - be... Read More

SET exams to be set according to national exam standards

India, Jan. 14 -- This year unlike 2018, the State Eligibility Test (SET) exam paper pattern will be set according to the national exam standards set by the University Grants Commission (UGC), said of... Read More

Pune: A city obsessed with silver screens

India, Jan. 13 -- "Pune is a city of the youth and also of creativity, and 17 years ago when we began with the Pune International Film Festival (PIFF), it was to bring meaningful cinema from the world... Read More

Principal speak: We plan to launch vocational courses, says Sulbha Deshmukh of Pune's Vishwakarma Vidyalaya

India, Jan. 11 -- Sulbha Kalidas Deshmukh has been the principal of Vishwakarma vidyalaya (morning section) junior and secondary college since 2009. She charts out her plans for the college developmen... Read More

Campus connect: With autonomous status, Pune's SP College professors look at syllabus rejig and nurturing skills

India, Jan. 11 -- Sir Parshurambhau College or S P College, as it is known, has been awarded the autonomous status and it is one among eight institutions in Maharashtra to have got the status. The au... Read More

How to crack CAT? Hear it from Pune topper

India, Jan. 11 -- Paarth Hebbalkar, 22, topped the city with 99.97 percentile in the common admission test (CAT) whose results were announced recently. "The exams are over, results have been announce... Read More