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Poona,

India: see PunePune
or Poona
, city (1991 pop. 2,493,987), Maharashtra state, W central India. It is a district administrative and commercial center with automotive vehicle works, appliance factories, and other manufacturers.
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Poona

, Pune
a city in W India, in W Maharashtra: under British rule served as the seasonal capital of the Bombay Presidency. Pop.: 2 540 069 (2001)
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Eugene Batara, a regional army spokesman, denied all Kabalu's claim and said at least two rebels were killed in Friday fighting in Poona Piagapo town.
He has said the factory in Poona is first rate, extremely modern and has excellent quality control.
The problem of understanding the quantum properties of space-time is today at the core of fundamental physics, Rovelli said at a quantum gravity conference held last year in Poona, India.
Even though it was published in Poona, Kuiper's article seems to have been overlooked by the compilers of the Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Sanskrit on Historical Principles: cf.
If neither city rings a bell, it may be because their names, formerly Bombay and Poona, were recently de-Anglicized - a clue to the BJP's local status.
Resandes ensak by Lars Ardelius is a collection of short stories about contemporary, Swedes living abroad in New Zealand, the Danish island of Bornholm, Paris, San Diego, Brussels, Poona (in India), Riga (in Latvia) and San Jose (in Costa Rica).
In Poona I stayed with Niranjan's daughter Neesha Jhaveri, eating authentic Indian food that I saw prepared every night.
From 1976-1981 he was the Medical Director of the 30-bed General Hospital near Bombay, India, where he was Co-investigator for a study of Dengue Fever Virus with the National Viral Institute, Poona, India.
Tenders are invited for Permission for laying of Telecom Ducts/ cables from Mukhmelpur crossing to Nangli Poona via Kadipur, Ibrahimpur road, TATA Power service centre along Jind pur road ward no.
CDC health officials have linked the cucumbers to a nationwide Salmonella Poona outbreak that has killed two victims and sickened hundreds more.
MIRPUR -- Atleast 18 persons were killed and 35 others injured, 12 in critical condition, when a speeding passenger bus skidded off from a bridge and fell into a deep nullah near Poona, some 40 kilometres from here Monday.
MIRPUR AJK -- At least 18 persons were killed and 35 others injured, 14 of them seriously, when a passenger bus skidded off a bridge and fell into a deep nullah near Poona, in Bhimbher district, about 40 kilometers from Mirpur, Monday morning, officials said.