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21 Aug 2017


2008 Malegaon blast: Lt Colonel Purohit gets bail

The SC has granted bail to Lieutenant Colonel Shrikant Prasad Purohit in the 2008 Malegaon blast case that killed seven.

25 Apr 2017


2008 Malegaon blasts: Sadhvi Pragya gets bail

The Bombay High court granted bail to Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur who was accused of involvement in the Malegaon blasts. However, co-accused Col Shrikant Purohit has not been granted bail by the court.

09 Apr 2017

Mumbai Police

Call centre scam: 24-yr-old mastermind arrested in multi-billion dollar racket

Thane police arrested Sagar Thakkar aka Shaggy, the 24-year-old mastermind of a massive call centre scam that conned hundreds of Americans of millions of dollars, after he was deported from Dubai.

02 Jan 2017

Narendra Modi

Mumbai charting a new course

Mumbai police have adopted e-challans to do their bit towards cashless economy.

27 Dec 2016

Arnab Goswami

Mumbai- its more than a city, its a character!

State government has formed a panel to conserve the forts built by Shivaji, in the state.

26 Dec 2016

Navi Mumbai

All the hustle and bustle from Mumbai

Ahead of the election season, Maharshtra's politics is on its way to see some break-ups and some new alliances.

20 Dec 2016

Shiv Sena

News from Mumbai, of Mumbai and for Mumbai!

Noose tightened on electricity mafias and power theft offenders as the vigilance department of BEST registered more FIRs this year to serve as a deterrent.

Nothing as addictive as the city of dreams!

A political showdown between alliance partners BJP and Shiv Sena might soon be witnessed.

17 Dec 2016

Narendra Modi

Mumbai, the city of chaos and calm

Festive spirit grips Mumbai ahead of the Xmas season as city groups plan cultural festival at Tata Theatre on Saturday.

14 Dec 2016

Bombay High Court

Maximum news from the 'Maximum City'

Maharashtra's excise department tightened the noose around illicit liquor smuggling.

09 Dec 2016

Bombay High Court

What's happening in Mumbai?

Ups and downs continue for the Maharshtra state government as they decided to extend the railway network till Murbad; however, the government also controversially hinted at withdrawing ambulance services at suburban railway stations in Mumbai.

06 Dec 2016

Uddhav Thackeray

Mumbai, the city that keeps marching ahead

Thousands of students across Mumbai University colleges will now have free Wi-Fi on campus.

06 Dec 2016

Indian Navy

Toppling of Navy warship kills 2, injures 14

The Indian Navy's guided missile frigate, INS Betwa on Monday afternoon fell over at Mumbai's Naval Dockyard.

05 Dec 2016

Sharad Pawar

Mumbai, where dreams and distress go hand in hand

Aditi Laddha from IIT-Bombay landed the top offer during campus placements, becoming the first girl from the institute to get a US job.

03 Dec 2016

Bombay High Court

Mumbai: City where the money keeps pouring in

Demonetization has resulted in massive gains for LIC; it sold its most expensive policy of Rs.50 crore for the first time.

02 Dec 2016

Mumbai Police

Call-center scam: Kingpin's daily turnover over $100,000

Police sources confirmed that the daily turnover of call-center scam mastermind Sagar Thakkar was over $100,000 a day; Thakkar managed call-centers in Noida, Ghaziabad, Ahmedabad and Thane.

28 Nov 2016

Uddhav Thackeray

What kept Mumbai on a roll?

Mumbai is on its way to becoming a world class city with better infrastructure.

26 Nov 2016

Shiv Sena

What's up with Mumbai?

Mumbai is on its way to get a facelift with BMC's decision to come up with seven more swimming pools in the city.

23 Nov 2016

Venkaiah Naidu

Demonetization brings windfall gains to civic agencies

Civic agencies have reaped windfall gains from the government's demonetization move.

21 Nov 2016


What's up with Mumbai this Monday?

IIT-Bombay will provide a robot to the forest-department to track movements of leopards and other animals.

21 Nov 2016

Vijay Mallya

Karnataka High Court directs closure of Kingfisher Airlines

After mounting debts and losses, India's Kingfisher Airlines was asked to wind up in an order issued by the Karnataka High Court.

20 Nov 2016


Modi woos youth with jokes, quotes Dylan

In his speech at the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai, PM Modi joked about how the audience would demand a refund in Rs.100 notes, were he to sing.

15 Nov 2016

Rahul Gandhi

How is Mumbai's mood on 15th Nov?

Rahul Gandhi is likely to appear in Bhiwandi court in a defamation case filed against him by an RSS worker.

14 Nov 2016

Navi Mumbai

So, this is what happened in Mumbai

Card swipe machines added to the misery of cashless citizens when servers crashed and forced people to resort to cash payments.

09 Nov 2016

Navi Mumbai

How is Mumbai doing on 9th November?

The Union Information and Broadcasting ministry banned 'Care World' TV channel for 7 days for showing objectionable content.

07 Nov 2016


Global Citizen Festival mired in politics

Politics over the Maharashtra government's handling of the Cold Play concert (organized by Global Citizen Festival) continued as opposition parties alleged that the government has waived the rent for the concert's venue.

31 Oct 2016


Fadnavis govt grants 75% rebate on venue

The Maharashtra government granted a 75% rebate on the concert venue, MMRDA grounds, for Coldplay's concert in Mumbai.

30 Oct 2016

Ratan Tata

Tata Steel: European steel business sale plans unchanged

With the removal of Cyrus Mistry from Tata Group's board, the company attempted to allay fears surrounding its European steel business consolidation.

28 Oct 2016

Mumbai Police

US charges 61 people over call centre fraud

US authorities have charged 61 people and entities connected to the massive call-center fraud that was unearthed recently.

23 Oct 2016


Housing, Transport and Furniture: Should you rent or buy?

In the India of today, choosing whether to buy an apartment or a car is not a black and white decision.

21 Oct 2016

Uddhav Thackeray

Rising death toll of RTI activists

According to latest reports, 56 Right To Information (RTI) activists have lost their lives for demanding transparency and accountability from the government.

RBI looks to tackle growth over inflation

In its first monetary policy meeting, the RBI said that all of the monetary policy committee's members had voted in favour of the repo rate cut that was announced earlier this month.

13 Oct 2016

Narendra Modi

Two large Mumbai-based state-run banks may merge

Two large Indian state-run banks may be merged in the next fiscal year, said Banks Board Bureau Chairman Vinod Rai ahead of the launch of a new process to resolve stressed assets.

09 Oct 2016

Navi Mumbai

IB, Maha Police spar over Uran alert

The Intelligence Bureau has stated that the terror alert in Uran was a hoax and 'the figment of imagination" of the young girl who first reported it.

06 Oct 2016

Mumbai Police

Mumbai Police bust nine bogus call centers

Mumbai Police has detained and questioned 772 workers of nine bogus call centers on the city's outskirts.

03 Oct 2016


Amit Shah says recovered black money to aid farmers

BJP Chief Amit Shah has stated that the black money recovered by the government through various means, including the voluntary disclosure scheme would be used toward empowering farmers in India.

01 Oct 2016

Delhi High Court

Non-bailable warrant issued against Dawood Ibrahim

On September 30, 2016, Delhi High Court issued a 'non-bailable warrant' against infamous underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and his aide Chhota Shakeel.

RBI directs banks to publish photos of only wilful defaulters

The Reserve Bank of India directed lenders and other financial banking institutions to not resort to publishing photographs of all defaulters indiscriminately.

23 Sep 2016

Navi Mumbai

Police release sketch of Uran suspect

The Navi Mumbai Police have released a sketch of one of the terror suspects who was allegedly spotted by school children near Uran.

22 Sep 2016

Navi Mumbai

Armed men spotted at Uran's Naval Base

According to a group of school children in Uran, near Mumbai, men dressed in black were spotted with arms on the morning of 22nd September, 2016.