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Deepika Padukone, Kartik Aaryan take up the 'Dheeme Dheeme' challenge

01 Dec 2019

Deepika Padukone, Kartik Aaryan take up the 'Dheeme Dheeme' challenge

After Akshay Kumar's incessantly viral Bala challenge, the Internet is now going gaga over the Dheeme Dheeme dance from Kartik Aaryan's upcoming movie Pati Patni Aur Woh.

Singer Katy Perry refuses to show passport at Mumbai Airport

17 Nov 2019

Singer Katy Perry refuses to show passport at Mumbai Airport

Popular American singer-songwriter Katy Perry, who arrived in India earlier this week had a jam-packed schedule, that included a meeting with British royal Prince Charles, partying with Karan Johar and other Bollywood stars, and finishing things in style with an electrifying concert.

Mumbai rains: Downpour batters city, 1 dead in Thane

03 Aug 2019

Mumbai rains: Downpour batters city, 1 dead in Thane

Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai for a second consecutive week, throwing normal life out of gear.

Heavy rains batter Mumbai: Flights delayed; waterlogging, traffic jams reported

26 Jul 2019

Heavy rains batter Mumbai: Flights delayed; waterlogging, traffic jams reported

Heavy rainfall has once again brought life to a standstill in Mumbai where massive waterlogging and traffic snarls due to the downpour were reported from across the city.

Maharashtra rains: Dam breached in Ratnagiri, 6 dead, several missing

03 Jul 2019

Maharashtra rains: Dam breached in Ratnagiri, 6 dead, several missing

As Maharashtra is coping with heavy rainfall, a small dam called Tiware, located in Tehsil Chiplun of Ratnagiri district got breached on Tuesday night.

Mumbai rains: 16 killed, public holiday declared, flights diverted

02 Jul 2019

Mumbai rains: 16 killed, public holiday declared, flights diverted

Normal life has come to a standstill in Maharashtra's capital Mumbai and its nearby areas due to incessant rains, forcing the government to declare a public holiday on Tuesday.

Here's how much Alia Bhatt's cool Gucci leather bag costs

02 Jun 2019

Here's how much Alia Bhatt's cool Gucci leather bag costs

Apart from her acting prowess, Bollywood beauty Alia Bhatt is known for her great fashion sense.

Mira Rajput gets massively trolled for carrying heels in hand

02 Jun 2019

Mira Rajput gets massively trolled for carrying heels in hand

Social media is a merciless place, more so, for celebrities (and their spouses).

Server problem affects Air India flights across world, passengers furious

27 Apr 2019

Server problem affects Air India flights across world, passengers furious

On Friday, all domestic and international flights of Air India were affected after the airline suffered a server issue, making passengers angry.

Passenger finds dead cockroach in food served, Air India apologizes

05 Feb 2019

Passenger finds dead cockroach in food served, Air India apologizes

A few days ago, a passenger traveling from Bhopal to Mumbai aboard Air India flight AI-634 had complained of being served a cockroach in his breakfast.

India's two busiest airports to shut down runways for repair

05 Oct 2018

India's two busiest airports to shut down runways for repair

Two of India's busiest airports, the Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi and the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, will shut down their runways for repair for 13 days from November 15 this year, and between February and March next year, respectively.

Air India Express plane overshoots runway in Mumbai, averts mishap

10 Jul 2018

Air India Express plane overshoots runway in Mumbai, averts mishap

A major mishap was averted today after an Air India Express aircraft overshot the runway while landing at the Mumbai-airport amid heavy rains.

Fourth-time-lucky: Vijay Mallya's favorite aircraft finally sold

30 Jun 2018

Fourth-time-lucky: Vijay Mallya's favorite aircraft finally sold

Beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya's favorite luxury airplane, Airbus A319, which is parked at the Mumbai Airport since 2013, has finally got a buyer.

5yrs, Rs. 10cr: Mumbai airport's loss for parking Mallya's aircraft

11 Jun 2018

5yrs, Rs. 10cr: Mumbai airport's loss for parking Mallya's aircraft

Tainted entrepreneur Vijay Mallya's favorite luxury airplane, Airbus A319, which is parked at the Mumbai Airport since 2013, is proving to be a costly burden for the authorities.

Relief for Mumbai Airport flyers as flight delays come down

24 May 2018

Relief for Mumbai Airport flyers as flight delays come down

Ever since upgradation started on the Instrument Landing System (ILS) at Mumbai Airport, passengers have been witnessing constant flight delays.

Mumbai: Domestic, International flights to be delayed till June 5

19 May 2018

Mumbai: Domestic, International flights to be delayed till June 5

Several flights were delayed by almost an hour yesterday and day before, as Mumbai airport officials are upgrading the Instrument Landing System (ILS), responsible for guiding flights.

100 flights cancelled as Mumbai Airport shuts-down for two days

09 Apr 2018

100 flights cancelled as Mumbai Airport shuts-down for two days

Due to pre-monsoon repair and preventive maintenance work on the intersection of two cross-runways (09/27 and 14/32), Mumbai Airport will remain shut today and tomorrow for six hours.

CBI probing firms owned by ICICI-Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar's family

09 Apr 2018

CBI probing firms owned by ICICI-Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar's family

Investigators probing the alleged scam involving Deepak Kochhar, husband of ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar, are examining if he or brother Rajiv set up any shell companies to launder money.

Immigration stops Chanda Kochhar's brother-in-law from leaving country

06 Apr 2018

Immigration stops Chanda Kochhar's brother-in-law from leaving country

The investigation in the alleged Deepak Kochhar-Venugopal Dhoot fraud has now extended to the former's brother Rajiv Kochhar, who was stopped by Immigration at the Mumbai Airport while he was leaving India.

Mumbai: IndiGo A320neo makes emergency landing due to engine snag

02 Mar 2018

Mumbai: IndiGo A320neo makes emergency landing due to engine snag

A Kolkata-bound IndiGo aircraft had to make an emergency landing at the Mumbai Airport after take-off as one of its engines stopped working mid-air.

Mumbai airport sets new flight handling world record

05 Feb 2018

Mumbai airport sets new flight handling world record

Mumbai airport, the busiest single-runway airport in the world, broke its own flight handling record on 20th January when it handled 980 arrivals and landings in 24 hours.

At Mumbai airport, pet therapy de-stresses anxious flyers

30 Jan 2018

At Mumbai airport, pet therapy de-stresses anxious flyers

Whether you're anxiously waiting for your connecting flight, upset about bidding goodbye to your loved ones or just stressed about the journey, Mumbai Airport's T2 Terminal has a solution to all of these.

Suspected ISIS operative arrested in Mumbai, was planning terror attacks

05 Nov 2017

Suspected ISIS operative arrested in Mumbai, was planning terror attacks

A suspected ISIS terrorist was arrested from the Mumbai Airport yesterday. Abu Zaid was nabbed as soon as he arrived from Saudi Arabia, police said.

Maharashtra: Transport employees on strike indefinitely from midnight

17 Oct 2017

Maharashtra: Transport employees on strike indefinitely from midnight

Demanding salary hikes, employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) will be on strike indefinitely from the midnight of October 16th.

Illegal kidney transplant for Phagwara mayor's daughter at Rs. 40L

27 Sep 2017

Illegal kidney transplant for Phagwara mayor's daughter at Rs. 40L

After busting a major international kidney racket at Mumbai Airport, the city cops claimed that the racketeers received Rs. 40L even from Arun Khosla, the mayor of Punjab's Phagwara, to get a kidney for his daughter.

Mumbai airport main runway operations resume after 26 hours

22 Sep 2017

Mumbai airport main runway operations resume after 26 hours

Flight operations at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport gradually resumed a day after a SpiceJet flight overshot the main runway 27, which remained non-operational for 26 hours.

SpiceJet Incident: Whistleblower writes to Aviation Ministry about potential hazard

21 Sep 2017

SpiceJet Incident: Whistleblower writes to Aviation Ministry about potential hazard

Following the SpiceJet flight skidding incident at Mumbai, Airports Authority of India's DGM (Aviation Safety), S Mangala, flagged off a potential hazard.

Mumbai: Incessant rains affect traffic movement, suburban trains

29 Aug 2017

Mumbai: Incessant rains affect traffic movement, suburban trains

A torrential downpour this morning and incessant rains since four days in Mumbai increased traffic congestion, hitting transport services, including the suburban trains.

Chaos at Andheri station as car runs up platform

20 Feb 2017

Chaos at Andheri station as car runs up platform

Chaos ensued at Andheri station when under-19 cricketer Harpeet Singh drove his car onto Platform 1 amid the morning rush.

Mumbai's iconic red BEST buses may turn yellow

17 Feb 2017

Mumbai's iconic red BEST buses may turn yellow

If a new proposed design is approved, Mumbai's red BEST buses may soon turn white with yellow stripes. The design, as well as a new logo being considered, came from JJ Institute of Applied Art.

Mumbai-based photographer wins World Press Photo Award

14 Feb 2017

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.