Mumbai

Mumbai, also well-known as Bombay is the capital of Maharashtra. With the highest number of billionaires and millionaires in India, Mumbai is also the most populous city in India. Often labelled as the City of Seven Islands, City of Dreams, Gateway to India and Hollywood of India, Mumbai is also the entertainment, financial and the commercial capital of India.

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TV actress accuses pilot of rape and cheating; Case filed

19 Jan 2021

TV actress accuses pilot of rape and cheating; Case filed

A Mumbai-based model and television actor has accused a pilot of raping her on pretext of marriage.

My silly mistake: Mahesh Manjrekar on his road rage incident

18 Jan 2021

My silly mistake: Mahesh Manjrekar on his road rage incident

Actor-director Mahesh Manjrekar has finally opened up about the recent road rage incident that took place in Pune, opining that the issue has been blown out of proportion by the media.

Meet India's frontline workers who received first COVID-19 vaccine shots

17 Jan 2021

Meet India's frontline workers who received first COVID-19 vaccine shots

On Saturday, India launched its COVID-19 vaccination drive, inoculating 1.91 lakh people on the first day alone.

Arjun Tendulkar makes senior debut for Mumbai: Details here

15 Jan 2021

Arjun Tendulkar makes senior debut for Mumbai: Details here

Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun made his senior debut for the Mumbai T20 team in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on Friday.

PMC Bank scam: Raut's wife repaid money after being summoned

15 Jan 2021

PMC Bank scam: Raut's wife repaid money after being summoned

Varsha Raut, the wife of Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut, repaid Rs. 55 lakh that she took as an "interest-free" loan from the wife of an accused in the PMC Bank scam after she was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

Woman dies after being 'pushed' out of train by husband

14 Jan 2021

Woman dies after being 'pushed' out of train by husband

A 26-year-old woman has died after her husband allegedly pushed her out of a running local train while they were standing at its door in Mumbai, a police official said on Thursday.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Mohammed Azharuddeen slams 37-ball century

14 Jan 2021

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Mohammed Azharuddeen slams 37-ball century

Mohammed Azharuddeen played one of the finest knocks in the history of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy to guide Kerala to a dominant eight-wicket win against Mumbai at the Wankhede Stadium on Wednesday.

Hiked prices of petrol and diesel reach new highs

14 Jan 2021

Hiked prices of petrol and diesel reach new highs

Petrol and diesel prices on Thursday were hiked by 25 paise per liter each, the second consecutive day of increase in rates, taking the prices to new highs.

Petrol prices touch new high of Rs. 84.45 in Delhi

13 Jan 2021

Petrol prices touch new high of Rs. 84.45 in Delhi

Petrol price on Wednesday touched a new high of Rs. 84.45 per liter in Delhi after state-owned fuel retailers hiked prices following a five-day hiatus.

BMC allows various education boards to conduct exams in Mumbai

13 Jan 2021

BMC allows various education boards to conduct exams in Mumbai

The Mumbai civic body, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), has allowed various states, national and international educational boards to conduct exams physically as per their schedule in the city while following all COVID-19 prevention guidelines.

Kapil Sharma files complaint against car designer Dilip Chhabria

08 Jan 2021

Kapil Sharma files complaint against car designer Dilip Chhabria

Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma filed a complaint against car designer Dilip Chhabria on Thursday for reportedly taking Rs. 5.7 crore from him and not delivering his vanity van against the payment.

Petrol prices hit an all-time high: Details here

07 Jan 2021

Petrol prices hit an all-time high: Details here

Petrol price on Thursday scaled to an all-time high of Rs. 84.20 per liter in the national capital after state-owned fuel retailers hiked rates for the second day in a row.

Mumbai: 19-year-old male model allegedly raped and thrashed by four

07 Jan 2021

Mumbai: 19-year-old male model allegedly raped and thrashed by four

A 19-year-old Gujarat-based male model was allegedly thrashed, looted and raped by four men in Thane.

Fashion designer Swapnil Shinde comes out as a transwoman

06 Jan 2021

Fashion designer Swapnil Shinde comes out as a transwoman

Fashion designer Swapnil Shinde has come out as a transwoman, and said that she may be addressed as Saisha.

'Nikamma': Abhimanyu Dassani-starrer's new poster promises a mad ride

06 Jan 2021

'Nikamma': Abhimanyu Dassani-starrer's new poster promises a mad ride

Abhimanyu Dassani, who had made his Bollywood debut with Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota in 2018, has shared a fresh glimpse of his upcoming movie Nikamma.

Kannada actor Shweta Kumari arrested by NCB in drugs case

05 Jan 2021

Kannada actor Shweta Kumari arrested by NCB in drugs case

Kannada actor Shweta Kumari has been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) as part of the ongoing anti-drug probe against the supply of banned narcotics.

Screenwriters Kanika Dhillon and Himanshu Sharma tie the knot

04 Jan 2021

Screenwriters Kanika Dhillon and Himanshu Sharma tie the knot

Screenwriters Kanika Dhillon and Himanshu Sharma have tied the knot in an intimate ceremony.

Mom-to-be Kareena Kapoor shares a glimpse of her 'dream home'

03 Jan 2021

Mom-to-be Kareena Kapoor shares a glimpse of her 'dream home'

Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan, who is expecting her second child with her husband, actor Saif Ali Khan, has shared a sneak peek from her new Mumbai apartment, which is currently being redesigned.

26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi arrested in Pakistan

02 Jan 2021

26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi arrested in Pakistan

The 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operations commander, Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, has been arrested in Pakistan on Saturday.

Comedian Munawar Faruqui booked for allegedly insulting Hindu Gods

02 Jan 2021

Comedian Munawar Faruqui booked for allegedly insulting Hindu Gods

The Madhya Pradesh Police has booked Mumbai-based comedian Munawar Faruqui and others for allegedly hurting religious sentiments by making derogatory comments about Hindu deities in Madhya Pradesh's Indore, reports said on Saturday.

'Grave violation,' says court on Kangana Ranaut merging her flats

02 Jan 2021

'Grave violation,' says court on Kangana Ranaut merging her flats

A civil court in Mumbai has observed that Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has illegally merged three of her flats in the city's Khar area.

Maharashtra: Hotels to function till 11 pm on December 31

30 Dec 2020

Maharashtra: Hotels to function till 11 pm on December 31

Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, on Wednesday, said hotels, restaurants, pubs, and bars in Maharashtra will remain open till 11 pm on December 31.

'Free Kashmir' poster: Mumbai Police files 'C Summary' report

29 Dec 2020

'Free Kashmir' poster: Mumbai Police files 'C Summary' report

The Mumbai Police has submitted a 'C summary' report before a metropolitan court in a case filed against a woman accused of holding a "Free Kashmir" poster during a protest at the Gateway of India in January this year, a senior police official said on Tuesday.

Maharashtra: Autorickshaw driver held for raping tourist

29 Dec 2020

Maharashtra: Autorickshaw driver held for raping tourist

A 26-year-old autorickshaw driver has been arrested from a village near Panvel in Raigad district of Maharashtra for allegedly raping an 18-year-old woman tourist from Chhattisgarh on December 27, police said on Tuesday.

Rajinikanth scraps plan to enter politics citing bad health

29 Dec 2020

Rajinikanth scraps plan to enter politics citing bad health

In a shocking twist, superstar Rajinikanth, who was all set to launch his political party, has now stepped back citing health issues.

'Tenet' becomes the most-watched film in India after lockdown

24 Dec 2020

'Tenet' becomes the most-watched film in India after lockdown

Christopher Nolan-directed Tenet has become the most-watched film in India post the coronavirus-induced lockdown as per the #ShowOffTheYear2020 report by the ticket company BookMyShow.

Malayalam film director Naranipuzha Shanavas declared brain dead

23 Dec 2020

Malayalam film director Naranipuzha Shanavas declared brain dead

Malayalam film director Naranipuzha Shanavas was on Wednesday declared brain dead at the KG Hospital in Coimbatore.

'Irresponsible,' says Sussanne Khan on reports of her arrest

23 Dec 2020

'Irresponsible,' says Sussanne Khan on reports of her arrest

Celebrity interior designer Sussanne Khan, who recently made headlines for her alleged arrest at a Mumbai club, has denied the reports.

Madras HC weighs in on Ilaiyaraaja vs Prasad Studios row

22 Dec 2020

Madras HC weighs in on Ilaiyaraaja vs Prasad Studios row

Amid the legal feud between legendary music composer Ilaiyaraaja and the owners of LV Prasad Studios, the Madras High Court has urged the parties to come up with a mutual solution.

Kangana Ranaut has right to express her thoughts: Bombay HC

22 Dec 2020

Kangana Ranaut has right to express her thoughts: Bombay HC

The Bombay High Court, while hearing a criminal plea against Kangana Ranaut over her alleged offensive tweets, said the actor has the right to have a Twitter account and express her thoughts through it.

Guru Randhawa, Sussanne Khan arrested in raid at Mumbai club

22 Dec 2020

Guru Randhawa, Sussanne Khan arrested in raid at Mumbai club

Cricketer Suresh Raina, singer Guru Randhawa and interior designer Sussanne Khan were among scores of people arrested in Mumbai last night after a raid was conducted at the city's Dragonfly club.

Not out of control: WHO on new coronavirus strain

22 Dec 2020

Not out of control: WHO on new coronavirus strain

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday said that the new coronavirus strain found in the United Kingdom is not yet out of control and that the existing measures are enough to fight against it.

Bizarre! Telangana locals dedicate a temple to actor Sonu Sood

21 Dec 2020

Bizarre! Telangana locals dedicate a temple to actor Sonu Sood

Actor Sonu Sood has been honored with a temple by the residents of a Telangana village in celebration of his humanitarian work amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Karanvir Bohra, wife Teejay blessed with a baby girl

21 Dec 2020

Karanvir Bohra, wife Teejay blessed with a baby girl

Actor Karanvir Bohra and his wife Teejay Sidhu have become parents to a baby girl.

Mithun Chakraborty collapses on film set due to food poisoning

21 Dec 2020

Mithun Chakraborty collapses on film set due to food poisoning

Actor Mithun Chakraborty on Saturday collapsed on the sets of a movie after suffering from food poisoning.

TRP scam: Mumbai Police arrests Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani

13 Dec 2020

TRP scam: Mumbai Police arrests Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani

The Mumbai Police on Sunday arrested Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani in connection with a scam about the manipulation of TRPs (Television Rating Points).

'Fan' actor Shikha Malhotra suffers paralysis after stroke, hospitalized

12 Dec 2020

'Fan' actor Shikha Malhotra suffers paralysis after stroke, hospitalized

Actor Shikha Malhotra, who has featured in films like Fan and Running Shaadi, suffered a stroke on Thursday, leaving her paralyzed on one side.

Mukesh, Nita Ambani become grandparents for the first time

10 Dec 2020

Mukesh, Nita Ambani become grandparents for the first time

Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita have become grandparents for the first time.

NCB arrests drug supplier after 'biggest seizure' in Sushant case

09 Dec 2020

NCB arrests drug supplier after 'biggest seizure' in Sushant case

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday seized drugs worth over Rs. 2.5 crore after conducting raids at several locations in Mumbai's Andheri West area.

Rahul Roy conscious, may need stent: Director Nitin Kumar Gupta

04 Dec 2020

Rahul Roy conscious, may need stent: Director Nitin Kumar Gupta

Actor Rahul Roy, who is currently admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai, is conscious and recovering, informed the director of his upcoming movie LAC - Live The Battle.