Pune After slamming the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) for the increasing instances of tree-felling under its jurisdiction, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday denied permission to the civic body to fell trees, but allowed it to cut branches.

Pune Other decisions include only 20 per cent hike in skysign rates, Rs 276 crore loan to be raised

Pune The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) will regularise the practice of providing organic waste from hotels and restaurants to farmers around the city.

During the recent agitation by Uruli Devachi and Phursungi villagers, some such waste had been provided to farmers. Now, the civic administration has decided to provide such waste regularly to farms up to 10km away.

Pune The city

Pune 7 months & no longer, villagers promised

The weeklong stir by villagers of Phursungi and Uruli Devachi was called off on Thursday after the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) assured that the dumping of garbage in the villages would be stopped after seven months. Garbage had piled up in Pune city as villagers had blocked dumping.

Pune Pimpri-chinchwad : Electricity from refuse

Pune Mass transportation for the city and environment top the agenda of Mahesh Zagade, who took over as the new commissioner of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) on Tuesday. Zagade said his priority would be to focus on developing Pune

Two suspected patients of H1N1 flu, who arrived from Spain and the US, have been kept under observation. The patients were moved to the Naidu municipal hospital


Pune The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), which has embarked upon counting the trees in the city last year, has decided to go for an extension of the project at least by another one year.