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  Rediff On The NeT Travel; A travel feature on Pune in Maharashtra, India.
Pune was the capital of the Maratha empire and the great Maratha general Shivaji grew up in its neighbourhood.
Pune came under British rule in 1817 and was developed as an important military cantonment and summer capital of the Bombay Presidency.
Pune is easily accessible by road from Bombay with the opening of two sections of the new Bombay-Pune expressway.
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 Welcome to Pune Institute of Computer Technology
Launched in 1983, Pune Institute of Computer Technology [PICT] continues to be one of India's leading institutions of education and research in Information Technology.
Pune is the education capital of India and has the country's largest and the most diverse student population.
It is a safe, enjoyable and convenient city in which to live, study and work.
www.pictsctr.edu   (256 words)

  
  History of Pune
Pune or Punyanagari as it is called has had a glorious past of nearly 600years both illustrious and romantic.
Pune was home to some of the fiery personalities who wrote the eventful pages of India's freedom struggle.
At present Pune is the 7 th ranking industrial metro of India.
www.punecitymag.com /history.html   (241 words)

  
  Pune,Pune India,Pune in India,Pune India Travel Tourism Guide,Pune in Maharashtra
Pune is Maharashtra's second city, which lies close to the Western Ghat Mountains (known also as the Sahyadri Hills), on the edge of the Deccan plains as they stretch away to the east.
Pune exemplifies an indigenous Marathi culture and ethos, in which education, arts and crafts, and theatres are given due prominence.
It is the birthplace of the poet-saint Tukaram (in Dehu) and Jnaneshvara (in Alandi), the author of the well-known commentary on the "Bhagavad Gita".
www.indiantravelportal.com /pune   (642 words)

  
 Pune History: Table of Contents | ema_05_package.xml
The eighth-ranking industrial metropolis of India, Pune is located at the confluence of the Mutha and Mula rivers in the state of Maharashtra.
Between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries, Pune (or Poona) served as the capital and headquarters of the mighty Maratha empire under the Peshwas.
Pune today is a modern city, one of the fastestgrowing industrial and business areas of India, with a number of well-known corporate houses.
www.bookrags.com /history/pune-ema-05   (237 words)

  
 Pune Summary
Pune was also bestowed with the epithet of "Oxford of the East" by Jawaharlal Nehru due to its stature as a educational hub.
Residents of Pune are referred to as Puneites, or as Punekars in the local language Marathi.
Pune houses medical colleges that make it to the top ten in the country AFMC(Armed Forces Medical College) and BJMC(Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College).The PIET (Pune Institute of Engg and Technology (formerly known as COEP)), one of India's premier engineering universities, and the SNDT Women's University, exclusive to women, are the other universities in Pune.
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 Pune Travel Guide,Pune India Travel,Information on Pune in India
Pune is not a cosmopolitan city like Mumbai, but is a pleasant travel getaway destination to spend a quite holiday.
Pune was the capital of Maratha Empire in 1750 during the reign of great Maratha warrior Shivaji.
Pune was also under the charge of Nizam of Hyderabad for a short period.
www.indiasite.com /maharashtra/pune   (1248 words)

  
  Pune - World Wikia
Pune lies in the close proximity (only 170 km) of Mumbai, the financial capital of India, and is a beautiful place located at an altitude of 560 m on the Sahyadri hills in Maharashtra state of India.
The legend states that Pune, until recently spelt as Puna, started as a village (probably during the 8th century), and at that time it was called Punnak, which later became Punya Nagari, that is, the abode of virtuous souls.
Pune, the city that represents the cultural consciousness of the proud Marathas of the western Indian state of Maharashtra.
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  Pune - Education - Information - Educational Resources - Encyclopedia - Music
Pune is the Headquarters of the Southern Command of the Indian Army.
Pune Division is one of the six divisions of Maharashtra.
Pune Division is bound by Konkan Division to the west, Nashik Division to the north, Marathwada (Aurangabad Division) to the east, and the state of Karnataka to the south.
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 Pune India Travel,Pune Travel in Maharastra,Travel to Pune Maharastra,Pune Travel Package
Pune is a cultural city of the state of Maharashtra that wears a rich historical heritage identified with the glorious rule of Marathas.
Pune contributed significantly to the freedom movement and produced heroes like Lokmanya Bal Ganga Dhar Tilak, Sane Guruji and the Chapekar brothers.
Today, Pune is home to several esteemed educational institutions too and suitably is also known as the Oxford of the East.
www.thepalaceonwheels.com /pune.html   (663 words)

  
 pune rainbow
Pune city again rose to power during the eighteenth century, under the leadership of the Peshwas who virtually ruled the Maratha kingdom from 1713 to 1818.
Pune gained importance during the period of the second Peshwa Thorla Bajirao who ruled from 1720 to 1740.
Pune is a city of intellectuals, research workers and of modern rishis who devote their whole life to the purpose of learning and research.
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 Pune travel guide - Wikitravel
Although Pune airport [8] is served by almost all domestic carriers, the number of flights is limited due to the airport functioning primarily as a military facility.
Pune University[21] The site of Poona University, stately mansions at Ganeshkhind built in Italian-Gothic style was the official residence of the Governor of Mumbai during the monsoon season.
Pune is home to Tata Motors [39], second largest passenger car manufacturer in India, Bajaj Auto has their two wheeler plant, kinetic motors is located here, Daimler Chrysler has their Assembly plant, and recently Farm equipment major John Deere has entered.
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 Pune Alive - Geography of Pune Urban Area
Pune, earlier famous as Poona is one of the most important cities of Western India aptly called the `Queen of Deccan’ after it's elevated position atop the Deccan Plateau, it's salubrious climate and surrounding hills.
Pune is also the Headquarters of the Southern Command and has many other defense establishments.
Pune (180 31' N, 730 51' E) is a plateau city situated near the western margin of the Deccan plateau.It lies on the leeward side of the Sahyadri i.e.
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 Pune India, map of Pune, Pune city Map, Pune College, Pune University
Referred to as "Queen of Deccan", Pune is also known as the cultural capital of Maharshtra.
Pune offers much to tourists and travelers, for those interested in history and architecture, Shaniwar Wada, Aga Khan Palace and the Parvati temple are a must visit.
Pune is home to many educational institutes also, which includes PICT, BVP, Symbiosis, DYPatil, VIT, MIT etc. The large student body due to these colleges is one of the reason for the growing economy of the city especially the retail and real estate sectors.
www.mapsofindia.com /maps/maharashtra/pune.htm   (387 words)

  
 India's New Faces of Outsourcing - washingtonpost.com
Pune, India, is coming to rival Bangalore as a foreign destination for U.S. technology companies, including several from Northern Virginia.
As Pune -- a fast-growing city near Mumbai -- emerges as an alternative center for high-tech firms and outsourcing by Western companies, it illustrates the clash between India's traditional culture and the rising skyline of its newly liberalized economy.
In Pune (pronounced POO-neh or POO-nah), a city on India's west coast, where several Northern Virginia technology firms have established offshore operations over the past decade, the shift has been a welcome one.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/content/article/2006/01/10/AR2006011001687.html   (905 words)

  
 The City of Pune
Pune is at the confluence of the Mutha and Mula river,surrounded by hills and lies in the natuaral settings having pleasant climate.
Pune is a significant milestone in the history of India.
Pune today, is very much a modern city,but still retains its quaint old values and traditions.
www.geocities.com /s_pravin/punecity.html   (203 words)

  
 Review on Pune by PROFBBMOHANTY - MouthShut.com
Pune, previously spelt as Poona, is at the confluence of the Mutha and Mula rivers.
Pune boasts a prestigious University, styling itself as the ’Oxford of the East’, and is a major industrial centre.
I have visited Pune twice - once to attend a meeting sponsored by the SRC, and again to attend another meeting at the invitation of my friend Jhambule, when he was the Director of Education of Maharashtra.
www.mouthshut.com /review/Pune-21183.html   (614 words)

  
 Review on Pune by ketantendulkar - MouthShut.com
Pune has a rich cultural history dating back thousands of years, right from when it grew out of a small village and this land has seen many things as it grew into a city along the banks of the rivers Mula and Mutha.
Sinhagad The ’’Fortress of the Lion’’, it is 25 km from Pune.
To name the personalities of Pune is to enumerate the awe inspiring names of the independence leaders – this city was home to Bal Gangadhar Tilak, and to the Chafekar brothers who killed the tyrannical Commissioner R a n d in Ganeshkhind.
www.mouthshut.com /review/Pune-48403.html   (1163 words)

  
 Pune travel guide
At present Pune is the 5 th ranking industrial metro of India.
University Of Pune: The site of Pune University, stately mansions at Ganeshkhind built in Italian-Gothic style, was the official residence of the Governor of Mumbai during the monsoon season.
Shinde Chatri: Amongst the architectural prides of Pune, the memorial to the great warrior Mahadji Shinde, the commander-in-chief of the Maratha army, between the years 1760 to 1780 under the mighty Peshwas.
www.world66.com /asia/southasia/india/maharashtra/pune   (1240 words)

  
 Welcome to the Icfai Business School
IBS Pune, which began operations in the year 1995, is committed to the charter of the IBS family, providing education for managerial leadership.
The real strength of IBS Pune lies in team creativity and in result-oriented students who bring a highly competitive spirit to their endeavors.
The library at IBS Pune is well-stocked, containing over 4,000 books related to Finance, Marketing, Information Technology and General Management, in addition to reference materials, Indian and international journals, magazines and research reports.
www.ibsindia.org /ibs_pune.asp   (843 words)

  
 pune
University of Southampton, UK This is a follow-up study of children born in the KEM Hospital, Pune during October 1987 to April 1989.
The Pune Maternal Nutrition Study found that women in this rural community had a lower mean body mass index that their menfolk.
This study aimed to examine, in the same population, the social and cultural factors at household and community level, which lead to gender differences in the nutritional status of adults and children.
www.sneha-india.org /pune.htm   (1134 words)

  
 Pune Hotels Pune Resorts Pune Sightseeing Pune Poona Maharashtra Tourism India
Located in Sahyadri hills near the west coast of India, Pune is a fascinating city with a healthy climate all year around.
Today, Pune is distinctly divided into the spacious cantonment and the crowded old city, where locali-ties have been named after days in the week.
The British perhaps never had as grand an affair with Pune as they did with Shimla, but the neatness of Pune is very colonial, very British.
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 Pune Real Estate. Find homes in pune, flats, bungalows, property, plots of land.
Find homes in pune, flats, bungalows, property, plots of land.
Property in Pune which includes residential or commercial property in Pune.
Click on the image to find your home in Pune.
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 About Conexant India - Pune
The accomplished engineers in the Pune design center specialize in the design of innovative and highly complex ICs.
Our employees in Pune reflect these values, and take pride in being part of an organization with a work environment that is enriched with fun and learning.
In addition to offering a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, the Pune team has many employee-oriented events to help balance their personal and professional lives.
www.conexant.co.in /about/pune.html   (356 words)

  
 Pune, Pune India, Pune Travel, Pune Tourism Guide - India Travelog
Pune - Pune is a pleasant getaway for all those who want to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city life.
She also told me that Pune is the cultural capital of Maharastra, and endorse many exotic tourist spots that are worth exploring.
Pune airport is 8km northeast of the city and the railway station.
www.indiatravelog.com /pune   (491 words)

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