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20 Dec 2019


#CAAProtests: 2 die in Karnataka, 1 in UP; several injured

Yesterday, thousands defied prohibitory orders and took to streets to protest against the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act, which is seen as discriminatory towards Muslims by its critics.

18 Dec 2019


Radhika Apte's Apple TV+ series 'Shantaram' goes on floor

The shooting for Apple TV+'s upcoming series Shantaram has commenced in India.

28 Nov 2019

Sachin Tendulkar

Fake account of Arjun Tendulkar suspended after Sachin demanded action

On Wednesday, legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar clarified that a Twitter account (@jr_tendulkar) was impersonating his son Arjun.

25 Nov 2019


Sena-Congress-NCP MLAs assemble at Mumbai hotel, take pledge

On Monday evening, MLAs from the Shiv Sena, the Congress, and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) assembled at the Hotel Grand Hyatt in Mumbai, in a move aimed at showcasing the strength of the prospective three-party alliance.

23 Nov 2019


Maharashtra coup: 48 NCP MLAs return to Sharad Pawar

After Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar called a meeting of all party MLAs earlier on Saturday, 48 out of the party's 54 legislators in the Maharashtra Assembly attended the meeting.

22 Nov 2019


Maharashtra: Congress, NCP, Shiv Sena likely to announce alliance today

The Congress, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Shiv Sena will hold a meeting in Mumbai on Friday to further their talks over an alliance in Maharashtra. They are likely to make an announcement about joining hands later on Friday.

All XI players get out for zero in Harris Shield

In a bizarre incident, a school team participating in the U-16 Harris Shield first round knockout match was bowled out for seven runs.

16 Nov 2019


4-month-old dies on SpiceJet flight; cause of death unknown

In a tragic incident, a four-month-old girl died during a Surat-Mumbai flight on Friday.

15 Nov 2019

Shiv Sena

Income Tax sleuths raid BMC contractors, unearth irregularities

At a time when Maharashtra is going through a political crisis, the Income Tax department raided contractors hired by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, a stronghold of Shiv Sena.

14 Nov 2019

Navi Mumbai

Man lets friend rape his wife, calls it his fantasy

A shocking incident has come to fore from Mumbai, wherein a man is accused of raping his friend's wife with his "consent".

04 Nov 2019


Best new movies, shows to watch on Netflix this November

If you happened to catch the Jacqueline Fernandez and Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer Drive on Netflix and feel like you need a refund on your subscription, you're not alone.

02 Nov 2019

Sexual Harassment

Mumbai: 25-year-old woman arrested for sharing sister's nudes with boyfriend

A 25-year-old Mumbai woman was recently arrested for sending a video of her younger sister bathing to her boyfriend, Agripada Police said.

30 Oct 2019

Global Warming

By 2050, Mumbai, Kolkata may get completely flooded, says research

As global warming continues, polar ice will melt faster and coastal regions worldwide will be swallowed by the swelling seas.

Mumbai: Two senior citizens faint protesting over PMC Bank crisis

As depositors of scam-hit Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative Bank (PMC) staged a protest outside the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) headquarters in Mumbai on Saturday, two senior citizens, who had joined the protest, fainted.

19 Oct 2019


Maharashtra elections 2019: Salman Khan's bodyguard Shera joins Shiv Sena

Just three days before the crucial Assembly elections in Maharashtra, Bollywood actor Salman Khan's long-time aide Gurmeet Singh alias Shera joined the Shiv Sena on Friday, ANI reported.

14 Oct 2019

Sexual Assault

Mumbai: 58-year-old doctor raped 27-year-old patient, circulated video clip

In a horrifying incident, a 58-year-old doctor allegedly raped and blackmailed a patient, a 27-year-old woman, officials at the Meghwadi police station said on Monday.

11 Oct 2019


Mumbai is world's 12th richest city, is worth $960 billion

India's financial capital, Mumbai, has been named among the top 20 wealthiest cities in the world, says a report.

10 Oct 2019

Mumbai Police

PMC crisis: Nirmala Sitharaman says she'll talk to RBI Governor

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman met distressed customers of the crisis-hit Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative Bank (PMC) on Thursday and assured them she will speak to Shaktikanta Das, the Governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), this evening.

Mehbooba Mufti's daughter says Kashmir less important than Aarey trees

Earlier today, the Supreme Court put a stay on the felling of trees in Mumbai's Aarey Colony until further orders, days after protests escalated over the weekend.

Aarey: No more cutting of trees till October-21, says SC

In the latest development in the Aarey Colony standoff between environmentalists and Mumbai civic authorities, the Supreme Court has asked the latter to stop the felling of trees.

SC to hear Aarey forest case today, activists get bail

A special bench of the Supreme Court will hear a plea against the felling of trees in Mumbai's Aarey colony on Monday. The trees are being cut for the city's metro rail project and have drawn criticism from several quarters.

05 Oct 2019

Bombay High Court

Aarey Colony: Many arrested after midnight drama; Section 144 imposed

Merely hours after the Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed all four petitions challenging the felling of trees in the Aarey Colony in Goregaon East, Mumbai, authorities started cutting trees at the site.

04 Oct 2019


Mumbai MBA couple runs food-stall outside Kandivali station: Here's why

A husband-wife duo, both MBA graduates, runs a breakfast food stall outside the Kandivali station in Mumbai.

04 Oct 2019

Article 370

Congress will just win 3-4 seats in Mumbai: Sanjay Nirupam

Congress has to rise from the ashes if it wants to stay relevant in Indian politics. And by the looks of it, the grand old party isn't serious about this.

03 Oct 2019

Mumbai Police

Piyush Goyal's house help arrested for stealing confidential data

On Tuesday, Mumbai police arrested a man working as a domestic help at Union Minister Piyush Goyal's house for allegedly stealing valuables and confidential data.

01 Oct 2019


Mumbai woman kills 2-year-old granddaughter for 'causing' domestic fights

In a shocking incident, a 50-year-old woman confessed to throwing her two-year-old granddaughter from the sixth floor flat in Malad (East), Mumbai, on Saturday.

29 Sep 2019


What are GATE toppers of last few years doing now?

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is one of the country's most competitive exams.

Mumbai: 'Gas leak' reports spark panic, BMC sends fire engines

People living in various parts of Mumbai complained of a foul smell late on Thursday night, prompting the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to get to work.

18 Sep 2019

Alia Bhatt

Actress Mouni Roy escapes major mishap, shares video on Twitter

It was a scary morning for Mouni Roy, who escaped a major mishap in Mumbai today while she was on her way to Made In China trailer launch.

15 Sep 2019


Irrfan Khan returns to India after 'successful surgery' in London

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan returned to Mumbai on Saturday after undergoing treatment for cancer in London, United Kingdom.

14 Sep 2019


Mukesh, Nita and Ambani kids get Income Tax notices: Report

Reliance Industries head honcho Mukesh Ambani, his wife Nita, and their three children- Akash, Anant, and Isha, have received notices from the Mumbai leg of Income Tax Department, Indian Express reported on Saturday.

13 Sep 2019


Delhi, Mumbai among world's top 10 highest consumers of weed

Smoking weed may be illegal in India, but apparently that's not stopping pot-smokers from getting turnt.

09 Sep 2019

Narendra Modi

'PM Narendra Modi' actor Prashant Narayanan arrested in cheating case

Prashant Narayanan, who is known for his roles in Murder 2, PM Narendra Modi, has been arrested by Kerala Police in a cheating case.

06 Sep 2019


Courtesy restrictions, police can't contact Kashmiri-actor who was allegedly molested

The curbs in Jammu and Kashmir, have not only increased the woes of the general public but have also had an effect on Mumbai police. Wondering how?

05 Sep 2019


After Amitabh, Bhumi faces monsoon woes; gets stuck on flooded-road

The relentless downpour in Mumbai continues to cripple normal life.

04 Sep 2019

Dawood Ibrahim

Masood Azhar, Hafiz Saeed declared terrorists under new anti-terror law

On Wednesday, Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Muhammad Saeed were declared individual terrorists by the Centre under the new anti-terror law.

04 Sep 2019

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan faces wrath of Mumbai rains, bungalow Pratiksha inundated

As heavy rains continue to affect Mumbai, megastar Amitabh Bachchan seems to be facing its wrath as well.

04 Sep 2019


Mumbai Rains live updates: IMD issues orange alert

Residents of Mumbai woke up to a wet morning on Wednesday, with heavy downpour during the night throwing normal life out of the gear.

01 Sep 2019

Rakhi Sawant

Rakhi Sawant to shift to Bangalore in in-laws' house

Rakhi Sawant, who recently got married in a hushed ceremony, has been enjoying every bit of her married life.

31 Aug 2019

Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi summoned by court for calling PM Modi "Commander-in-thief"

Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who leveled corruption allegations on BJP over the Rafale deal, has found himself in the middle of yet another legal soup.