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01 Oct 2018

Air 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 2018


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 2018

Bombay 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 2018


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 2018


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 2018


#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 2018

Music 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 2018


#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.

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 2018

Sexual 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 2018

Navi 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 2018


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 2018

Dalip 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 2018


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 2018


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.

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 2018


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 2018

Jet 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 2018


#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 2018


#TravelBytes: IRCTC offers 9 nights/10 days 'Best of Asia' package

If you are a planner, here's some news for you.

20 Sep 2018

Jet 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 2018

Mumbai 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 2018

Mukesh 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 2018


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 2018


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 2018


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 2018


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 2018

Petrol 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 2018


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 2018

Rishi 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 2018

Neena 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.

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 2018


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 2018


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 2018


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.

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 2018

Navi 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 2018


Kolkata tops in 4G availability, much ahead of Delhi, Mumbai

Kolkata, India's City of Joy, has a reason to cheer.

#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.

#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.