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01 Oct 2018Air India
Man causes panic on board Mumbai-Jodhpur Air India flight
A man being escorted by four police personnel on board an Air India flight from Mumbai managed to pull a fast one on the crew by falsely telling them that he was being kidnapped by them, sending the airline's personnel into a tizzy.
01 Oct 2018India
Government takes over debt-ridden financial firm IL&FS after NCLT nod
The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) today allowed the Union Government's interim prayer to reconstitute the Board of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Ltd (IL&FS).
01 Oct 2018Bombay High Court
Mumbai: Garbage dumping ground in Mulund permanently shut
The garbage dumping ground at Mumbai's Mulund was permanently closed from today after it got filled to its maximum capacity.
01 Oct 2018Maharashtra
Mumbai: Borivali station becomes blind-friendly; Braille-embossed railings installed
Mumbai's busy Borivali station has become "blind-friendly" with the installation of Braille-embossed railings and other facilities for visually-impaired people, a Western Railway (WR) official said today.
01 Oct 2018Celebrity
Priyanka reveals what made her fall in love with Nick
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are one of the hottest couples in the industry.
01 Oct 2018GST
#FuelsOnFire: Petrol price at record high, breaches Rs. 91/liter mark
Petrol price today crossed the Rs. 91-mark in Mumbai while domestic cooking gas, LPG rates breached Rs. 500-level for the first time ever as oil, at a four-year high, pushed fuel prices to new all-time high across the country.
30 Sep 2018Music Industry
Acclaimed harmonium maestro Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passes away
Renowned harmonium player Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passed away on Saturday at a hospital in Mumbai. He was 84.
30 Sep 2018Twitter
#ThugsOfHindostan: Aamir reacts to Mumbai Police's 'too filmy' meme
The trailer of Aamir Khan's 'Thugs Of Hindostan' has got the audience going crazy lately and the Mumbai Police too thought to cash in on the craze.
28 Sep 2018Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI)
Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea hospitalized after complaint of low blood pressure
Sheena Bora murder accused Indrani Mukerjea, currently lodged in Byculla jail, was admitted today to the State-run JJ Hospital in Mumbai after complaining of low blood pressure, hospital authorities said.
28 Sep 2018Sexual Harassment
After 377 struck down, ex-TISS student alleges he was raped
A former student of the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) in Mumbai, has filed a complaint with the institute's internal complaints committee, alleging that he was raped by a visiting speaker.
27 Sep 2018Navi Mumbai
Maharashtra: Serial rapist, accused in 13 cases, arrested
A man wanted in connection with 13 cases of rape and molestation of minor girls in Mumbai and neighboring areas of Navi Mumbai, Thane, and Palghar district was arrested yesterday.
26 Sep 2018IndiGo
Passenger thrown out of flight for trying to enter cockpit
In a weird incident on Tuesday, a passenger on a Mumbai-Kolkata IndiGo flight was offloaded after he tried entered the cockpit to charge his phone.
26 Sep 2018Dalip Tahil
Veteran actor Dalip Tahil rams car into auto-rickshaw; booked
Veteran actor Dalip Tahil was arrested after a car being driven by him allegedly rammed into an auto-rickshaw in suburban Khar of Mumbai, police said today.
25 Sep 2018India
Fuel prices soar; here's how much petrol, diesel cost today
The already high fuel prices have shot up again, with petrol touching Rs. 82.86/liter in Delhi and Rs. 90.22 in Mumbai, on Tuesday.
24 Sep 2018Maharashtra
Petrol touches Rs. 91 in Maharashtra, increases in other cities
On Monday, petrol price in Mumbai crossed the crucial Rs. 90 mark, while several other cities in Maharashtra saw prices touch Rs. 91.
23 Sep 2018Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation
Only 4 legal rooftop restaurants in Mumbai, says BMC
Since the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) enacted a new, controversial, and stringent rooftop policy in November last year, the civic body says that 16 restaurants have sought permission to operate on rooftops, and only four have been cleared so far.
22 Sep 2018Goa
Wanted to sail from Mumbai to Goa? Now, you can!
If you are someone who has always wanted to cruise from Mumbai to Goa, then your wish will be fulfilled soon.
22 Sep 2018Jet Airways
Bleeding passengers are filing police complaints against Jet Airways
Two days after negligence aboard a Jet Airways flight left at least 30 bleeding, it seems that the airlines is set for a legal battle.
21 Sep 2018Maharashtra
#HumanityWeeps: Snake undergoes MRI scan in Mumbai for broken spine
An injured snake, which was found in a Mumbai suburb, underwent an MRI scan for its broken spine and is on the recovery path after being put through treatment.
20 Sep 2018Malaysia
#TravelBytes: IRCTC offers 9 nights/10 days 'Best of Asia' package
If you are a planner, here's some news for you.
20 Sep 2018Jet Airways
30 suffer nosebleed due to Jet Airways' staff negligence
In an incident that reeks of negligence, some passengers on a Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur suffered nose and ear bleeding on Thursday morning after the flight crew forgot to switch on the system that maintains cabin pressure.
19 Sep 2018Mumbai Police
Mumbai police's '2.0' inspired meme at Uday is winning hearts
Uday Chopra's tweet about legalizing marijuana has brought the 'Dhoom' actor back to the headlines.
18 Sep 2018Mukesh Ambani
Reliance Communications to exit telecom to focus on real estate
Billionaire Anil Ambani today announced that the cash-strapped Reliance Communications will be completely exiting the telecom business to concentrate on real estate in future.
18 Sep 2018Maharashtra
Maharashtra: IAS officer fractures ribs after falling in washroom
Maharashtra's Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Sunil Porwal has been admitted to a hospital in Mumbai after he suffered injuries to his ribs and lungs due to a fall in a washroom, doctors said today.
15 Sep 2018India
Uday Chopra bats for legalizing marijuana, Mumbai-police sets record straight
On Thursday, Uday Chopra tweeted India should legalize marijuana and listed his own reasons behind it.
15 Sep 2018Education
British Boarding Schools Show to be held in Delhi, Mumbai
A show next month seeks to expose discerning Indian families to the concept of a UK boarding school education and the benefits that such an experience can bring for a student.
14 Sep 2018Maharashtra
Mumbai: Amit Shah, wife offer prayers to Lord Ganesh
BJP President Amit Shah today offered prayers to Lord Ganesh at various places in Mumbai as part of the ongoing 10-day Ganesh festival.
14 Sep 2018Petrol Diesel Prices
Fuel prices hiked; petrol costlier by 28p, diesel up 22p
Petrol and diesel prices today scaled new highs as rates were increased on account of rupee depreciation and rise in international oil rates.
14 Sep 2018Bollywood
Sonali Bendre gets emotional about missing Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations
Sonali Bendre, who has been sharing updates about her battle with cancer on social media, got emotional about missing the Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations at her Mumbai home.
13 Sep 2018Rishi Kapoor
#GaneshChaturthi: Kapoors keep up with tradition, probably for last time
While the iconic RK Studio in Mumbai is up for sale, it hasn't stopped the Kapoors from celebrating the annual festival of Ganesh Chaturthi there.
13 Sep 2018Neena Gupta
'Badhaai Ho': Here's why Neena agreed to play pregnant woman
Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Badhaai Ho' trailer has taken the internet by storm; the audience can't stop gushing about the actress around whom the story revolves, Neena Gupta.
13 Sep 2018Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation
Soon, Mumbaikars can book parking slots using an app
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has taken a novel approach to solve parking issues.
12 Sep 2018Mumbai
Mumbai: Blaze at industrial unit in Andheri's Marol, firefighter injured
A fire engulfed an industrial unit in suburban Andheri in the wee hours Wednesday, a civic official said.
11 Sep 2018India
Mumbai: Fire breaks out in 7-story building in Andheri
A fire broke out Tuesday in a commercial building in suburban Andheri in Mumbai, an official said.
11 Sep 2018Twitter
Mumbai's 'NunParking Zone' tweet is making the Internet go crazy
Even if you haven't watched the horror flick, 'The Nun' yet, you definitely cannot miss the numerous memes of its posters, showing a woman's half face and the other half of a demon, floating around.
11 Sep 2018Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation
Alstom to supply 248 wagons for Mumbai's Metro Line 3
The Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL) has awarded French multinational Alstom a contract worth around €315 million to supply 248 wagons for Line 3, the company said Tuesday.
11 Sep 2018Navi Mumbai
Mumbai: Accused confesses he killed HDFC Vice-President to pay EMIs
Sarfaraz Shaikh, the main accused in the murder of HDFC Vice President Siddharth Sanghavi, on Monday admitted to killing him for money to pay EMIs for his bike.
11 Sep 2018India
Kolkata tops in 4G availability, much ahead of Delhi, Mumbai
Kolkata, India's City of Joy, has a reason to cheer.
10 Sep 2018Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI)
#Special26InRealLife: Mumbai Police bust gang of fake I-T officers
In a major development, the Mumbai police have arrested five members of a gang who posed as income tax officers and targeted wealthy homes with unaccounted cash and jewellery.
10 Sep 2018Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI)
#PNBScam: Interpol issues Red Corner Notice against Nirav Modi's sister
Interpol has issued a Red Corner Notice (RCN) against Purvi Modi, a Belgian national and absconding billionaire jeweler Nirav Modi's sister, in connection with the alleged $2 billion PNB money laundering case, officials said Monday.