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02 Nov 2017


IKEA's latest India purchase: A Gurugram plot at Rs. 842cr

IKEA has purchased a 10-acre plot in Gurugram Sector 47 at Rs. 842cr from the Haryana government. This is the biggest ever deal by HUDA (Haryana Urban Development Authority).

22 Oct 2017

Bombay High Court

Woman can stay at matrimonial-home not owned by husband: HC

In a significant order, the Bombay HC stated a woman has the right to live in her matrimonial home/shared-household even if it doesn't belong to or is owned by her husband, pending divorce proceedings.

14 Oct 2017


Mumbai: Work finally starts on Rs. 3,800cr Goregaon-Mulund Link Road

Mumbaikars have at least some development to look forward to: the BMC has finally started work on the 14-km Goregaon-Mulund Link Road (GMLR), which was first recommended as far back as 1963.

19 Sep 2017


Mumbai: Mother sexually abused by own son; gets him killed

In a shocking incident, a 55-year-old woman Rajni got her own drug addict son, Ramcharan, killed in a Rs. 50,000 contract in Bhayander West, near Mumbai.

07 Sep 2017


Youngest organ donor in Western-India gives life to three-year-old girl

A 14-month-old toddler from Gujarat's Surat has become the youngest organ donor in Western India after his heart was transplanted to a three-and-a-half-year-old girl from Navi Mumbai.

05 Sep 2017


Woman raped, duped of Rs. 10L by Facebook friend

A 32-year-old woman from Navi Mumbai's Panvel was allegedly raped and also conned of Rs. 10L by Sandeep alias Kunal Khanna.

03 Sep 2017


Posing as night-shift workers, duo steals from parked cars

Two friends from Mumbai's Nalasopara, Jaynand Mandal and Subhesh Mishra, were arrested for stealing things from parked cars at night by breaking the window panes.

03 Sep 2017


Mumbai: Family bought room for Rs. 74L, wiped-out in collapse

Syed Jafar Husain's family, who died in Husaini Building collapse in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar, bought a room for Rs. 74L in it from Sakina Arsiwala only in 2013.

17 Aug 2017


Report: 15% brothels provide minors for sex in Mumbai

Minors form a major part of India's sex trade. A report by IJM and Maharashtra Commission for the Protection of Child Rights claims at least 15% of Mumbai's commercial sex establishments offer underage women for pleasure.

03 Aug 2017


Mumbai: Dahi handi injuries drop by 78% after imposing restrictions

Following restrictions on height of human pyramids and barring minors to participate in Dahi Handi festivals, petitioner Swati Patil told SC that human injuries during festival have significantly reduced since 2014.

26 Jul 2017


Railway ministry to launch single ticket system in Mumbai

In order to ease travelling for commuters and reduce losses, railway ministry will integrate ticketing system in next three years and kickstart it in Mumbai on pilot basis.

20 Jul 2017

Tejas Express

Why is Mumbai-Goa Tejas Express always in news?

The Mumbai-Goa bound Tejas Express has been making a lot of news. The latest being arrest of Dadar resident for breaking and damaging an LCD screen of train last month.

12 Jul 2017


19 Mumbai suburban railway stations get free Wi-Fi facility

Commuters can now browse the internet as 19 stations on Mumbai suburban rail network are provided with free Wi-Fi facility.

29 Jun 2017


Mumbai's kaali-peeli taxis can now be booked via mobile app

Transport minister Diwakar Raote will launch a new app of taxi unions-Amachi (Our) Drive-that will enable Mumbaiites to book black-and-yellow taxis just like Ola and Uber, but without surge pricing.

23 Jun 2017


Smart City Mission: 30 additions announced, 10 more to go

On the second anniversary of the Centre's Smart City Mission, Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu announced the addition of 30 more cities in the list.

15 May 2017


Database can help Mumbaiites to watch out for sex-offenders

Kerala governor P Sathasivam, during a legislative Assembly session in Thiruvananthapuram detailed a plan to maintain a national sex offenders' registry.

12 May 2017


Zakir Naik's religious conversion factory

Republic TV has exposed how the controversial televangelist Zakir Naik converts poor Hindus, Christians, and Sikhs to Wahabi Islam.

11 May 2017


Baahubali actor Prabhas denies brand endorsement worth Rs. 18cr

After the release of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion and its success at the box-office, every brand wants to collaborate with actor Prabhas for commercial endorsements.

09 May 2017


Justin Bieber in Mumbai: The Indian grandiosity that is 'Purpose'

All spotlights have turned to Mumbai as it prepares to host India's biggest celebrity event yet. Justin Bieber, heartthrob of millions, is in town.

05 May 2017


After Eman, Saifee hospital to start fundraising for obese children

After successfully raising over 21 lakh for the surgery of Eman Ahmed, doctors from Saifee hospital are planning to launch a similar campaign for helping 7 obese children.

07 Apr 2017


IIT-Bombay gets notified for software piracy

The Indian Institute of Technology (Bombay) was recently served with a 'license non-compliance' notice by a proprietary software major.

02 Mar 2017

Shiv Sena

Passengers can soon lodge complaints against rude taxi drivers

Soon, passengers will be able to lodge complaints from their cellphones if they are at the receiving end of misbehavior from the cab/autorickshaw drivers.

21 Feb 2017


300 "prying" CCTV cameras in IIT-B classrooms, hostel common rooms

300 security cameras across the IIT-Bombay campus have baffled faculty, many of whom perceive it as "prying".

20 Feb 2017


GVK reducing debt to finance Navi Mumbai airport

Sources said that GVK Power & Infrastructure (GVKPIL) is working on reducing its debt to finance the construction of the Navi Mumbai International Airport.

Mumbai-based photographer wins World Press Photo Award

Mumbai-based photographer Nayan Khanolkar was ranked second in Nature category at the World Press Photo Awards.

14 Feb 2017


GVK bags Navi Mumbai airport contract worth Rs 16,000 crore

GVK shares shot up by nearly 17% after the group, which runs the Mumbai airport, won the contract to build the long-awaited Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIA).

11 Feb 2017


Vasai youth shot dead in Jamaica

25-year-old Vasai youth Rakesh Talreja was shot dead during an armed robbery at his place in Kingston, Jamaica.

07 Feb 2017


Deadly pollutants in Mumbai over 13 times beyond safe limit

Mumbai recorded Suspended Particulate Matter (SPM) index of 1,056 microgram per cubic metre (µg/m3) in 2007-08, seven times the safe limit of 140 µg/m3.

02 Feb 2017


Budget 2017: Cheaper 1BHKs, more PG medical seats

In Budget-2017, Jaitley announced several measures to boost affordable-housing. 1BHKs in suburbs in Mumbai may get cheaper due to 100% tax-exemption on profits from flats of 600sq-ft carpet area.

27 Jan 2017

Uddhav Thackeray

Don't create a point of view: SRK tells media

In a recent interview, SRK blamed the media for questioning the absence of an "Indian Meryl Streep", referring to her speech about Trump.

19 Jan 2017


Housing in Mumbai most expensive

The most expensive cities to buy a house are all located in Asia.

11 Jan 2017


Mumbai and all that's changing in it

The space under Lalbaug flyover is set to be revamped to include art installations and other amenities to attract residents.

05 Jan 2017


Some hits and some misses from Mumbai

Navi Mumbai may have to wait much longer for an airport.

31 Dec 2016

Shiv Sena

City of Dreams all set to welcome 2017

Mumbai has all its plans chalked out to welcome 2017.

28 Dec 2016


Mumbai: a city for outsiders, an emotion for Mumbaikars!

Seizure of new currency notes continues to make headlines as police seized Rs.45 lakh in Rs.2000 currency notes from Thane, on Tuesday.

26 Dec 2016


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.

14 Nov 2016


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


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.

08 Nov 2016


All this happened in Mumbai on 8th November

20,000 bikers hit the road to demand reservation for Martha community in education and Government jobs.

07 Nov 2016

Shiv Sena

Mumbai's news on 7th November

BMC inaugurated Kalina pond, a three-century-old pond, which was revived after two decades of struggle by residents of Kolovary village.