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As COVID-19 curbs ease, Mumbai Metro to resume from Monday

14 Oct 2020

As COVID-19 curbs ease, Mumbai Metro to resume from Monday

The Maharashtra government on Wednesday issued fresh guidelines to gradually reopen from the coronavirus lockdown under its 'Mission Begin Again'.

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

05 Oct 2019

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.

Actress Mouni Roy escapes major mishap, shares video on Twitter

18 Sep 2019

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.

Mumbai: Man sprinkled chemical on several women, enjoyed their suffering

19 Jan 2019

Mumbai: Man sprinkled chemical on several women, enjoyed their suffering

A 24-year-old man was arrested in Mumbai yesterday for sprinkling a burning adhesive on several women at Andheri Railway Station in past one month.

Soon, Mumbai Metro commuters can recharge smart cards via PayPal

11 Oct 2018

Soon, Mumbai Metro commuters can recharge smart cards via PayPal

Reliance Infrastructure's Mumbai Metro has partnered with PayPal, one of the biggest platforms in the world for global online payments.

Alstom to supply 248 wagons for Mumbai's Metro Line 3

11 Sep 2018

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.

Mumbai: Metro-2B line will be constructed overground, MMRDA tells Bombay-HC

23 Jun 2018

Mumbai: Metro-2B line will be constructed overground, MMRDA tells Bombay-HC

The MMRDA has told the Bombay HC its decision to construct the Metro 2B line overground after considering all the aspects.

Ola acquires Ridlr to digitize public transportation

03 Apr 2018

Ola acquires Ridlr to digitize public transportation

Indian cab-hailing company Ola has acquired Mumbai-based end-to-end public transport ticketing and commuting start-up Ridlr for enabling digitization of public transport and mass transit integration.

This woman calls the shots in Mumbai metro tunnels

07 Mar 2018

This woman calls the shots in Mumbai metro tunnels

She is like any ordinary 26-year-old who loves to travel and listen to music, when she wants to relax.

Mumbai: Metro-1 maintains 98-99% punctuality despite technical failures, says MMOPL

20 Oct 2017

Mumbai: Metro-1 maintains 98-99% punctuality despite technical failures, says MMOPL

Despite technical failures, punctuality of 98-99% on Mumbai's Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro-1 corridor is being consistently maintained, claimed operator Mumbai Metro One Private Limited (MMOPL).

How much do metro rides in Indian cities cost?

12 Oct 2017

How much do metro rides in Indian cities cost?

Two days ago, Delhi Metro fares were hiked for the second time in five months. The final result: a 100% hike over the period.

Mumbai: Metro security-staff goes on strike; operator seeks police assistance

19 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Metro security-staff goes on strike; operator seeks police assistance

Mumbai Metro One Private Limited (MMOPL) that operates Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro-I line sought Mumbai Police's help after the Maharashtra Security Force (MSF) staff went on strike.

Mumbai Monorail to get five new rakes by next year

01 Sep 2017

Mumbai Monorail to get five new rakes by next year

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is going to acquire five new Monorail rakes having four swanky, comfortable coaches each by the end of 2018.

Mumbaiites can soon buy Metro tickets using smartphone

27 Jul 2017

Mumbaiites can soon buy Metro tickets using smartphone

In order to make travelling easier for commuters, Mumbai Metro One will bring in mobile ticketing system from next month.

Mumbai: Man held for flashing at woman, pleads not guilty

24 Jul 2017

Mumbai: Man held for flashing at woman, pleads not guilty

A man was arrested for allegedly flashing at a woman in Churchgate. However, he claimed he was fixing his trouser's zip.

Maharashtra police to get meat detection kits!

07 Jul 2017

Maharashtra police to get meat detection kits!

Maharashtra police will get meat-detection kits by next month in order to check if the seized meat is that of a cow.

Five Mumbai Metro stations to get 'one-rupee clinics'

07 Jul 2017

Five Mumbai Metro stations to get 'one-rupee clinics'

The railways' 'one-rupee clinics' are set to expand to the Mumbai Metro. From August 15, five metro stations will host these clinics that will cater to over five lakh commuters.

Thane police arrests woman for trying to sell 5-year-old girl

02 Jul 2017

Thane police arrests woman for trying to sell 5-year-old girl

The anti-human trafficking cell of Thane police arrested Shobha Gaikwad for trying to sell a five-year-old girl for Rs. 20,000 at Bhiwandi.

Mumbai: Gold-bars worth Rs. 34lakh recovered from Jet Airways' toilet

22 Jun 2017

Mumbai: Gold-bars worth Rs. 34lakh recovered from Jet Airways' toilet

The Airport Intelligence Unit of Mumbai airport recovered five gold bars from the toilet of Jet Airways flight, which arrived from Dubai.

Mumbai's 'one-rupee clinics': 7000 patients visit in 1 month

02 Jun 2017

Mumbai's 'one-rupee clinics': 7000 patients visit in 1 month

In May, Mumbai saw its first 5 'one-rupee clinics' become operational: clinics that charge patients only Re 1 as consultation fee.

Mumbai based acid attack victim finds love at 26

24 May 2017

Mumbai based acid attack victim finds love at 26

In 2012, Lalita Ben Bansi was attacked with acid by her cousin, who threw it on her over a minor argument.

Survey: Dadar is Mumbai's dirtiest railway station

18 May 2017

Survey: Dadar is Mumbai's dirtiest railway station

The Quality Council of India considered toilets on railway stations and management of tracks, dustbins and conducted a nationwide cleanliness survey of 407 railway stations.

WannaCry ransomware attack- Maharashtra government releases helplines

17 May 2017

WannaCry ransomware attack- Maharashtra government releases helplines

Owing to the recent WannaCry ransomware attack on government office computers, the Maharashtra government has come up with helpline numbers.

Mumbai Police to go bulletproof 9 years after 26/11

10 May 2017

Mumbai Police to go bulletproof 9 years after 26/11

9 years ago when Anti-Terrorism Squad Chief Hemant Karkare went to take on the terrorists involved in 26/11, his bulletproof vest was no match for the terrorists' AK-47s.

Justin Bieber may take a chopper ride to concert venue

08 May 2017

Justin Bieber may take a chopper ride to concert venue

According to a source from the organizers of the Purpose World Tour, Justin Bieber may take a chopper to the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai on 10th May.

Mumbai: 5 local stations to get clinics charging Re.1/patient

04 May 2017

Mumbai: 5 local stations to get clinics charging Re.1/patient

In approximately two months, Central Railway (CR) stations will have medical facilities that would charge Re. 1 per patient.

Mumbai is racing towards the future

03 Jan 2017

Mumbai is racing towards the future

Galloping towards a cashless economy, all RTOs in Maharashtra are soon set to become cashless.