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Rains lash Mumbai, trains canceled, heavy water-logging reported

23 Sep 2020

Rains lash Mumbai, trains canceled, heavy water-logging reported

From Tuesday, Mumbai has been witnessing heavy downpour, which led to water-logging in various areas, directly having an impact on road and rail traffic. The rainfall would continue for another 24 hours, said reports.

Coronavirus infected 57% slum-dwellers, 16% societies' residents in Mumbai: Survey

29 Jul 2020

Coronavirus infected 57% slum-dwellers, 16% societies' residents in Mumbai: Survey

A sero-survey, conducted by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in Mumbai to judge the extent of the spread of coronavirus, found that more people living in slums were exposed to the deadly virus than those staying in other areas.

Maharashtra: After winning coronavirus battle, Dharavi leads in plasma donation

24 Jul 2020

Maharashtra: After winning coronavirus battle, Dharavi leads in plasma donation

Dharavi, Asia's largest slum, gave sleepless nights to the government after coronavirus cases rose alarmingly there.

Monsoon lashes Mumbai, temperature reduces; waterlogging results in traffic woes

28 Jun 2019

Monsoon lashes Mumbai, temperature reduces; waterlogging results in traffic woes

Heavy rains lashed the financial capital of India, Mumbai, today, three days after the announcement of onset of the south-west monsoon in Maharashtra.

Australian nun to leave Philippines after fight with President Duterte

01 Nov 2018

Australian nun to leave Philippines after fight with President Duterte

An Australian nun, who battled a government bid to expel her from the Philippines after she angered the country's President Rodrigo Duterte, said yesterday that she will leave rather than face arrest and deportation.

Heavy rains in Mumbai: Schools shut; trains and buses delayed

09 Jul 2018

Heavy rains in Mumbai: Schools shut; trains and buses delayed

Torrential monsoon rains lashed Mumbai and its neighboring areas, flooding streets, rail-tracks and crippling life in the city.

Mumbai rains Day-3: Schools closed, traffic hit, Vasai cut off

09 Jul 2018

Mumbai rains Day-3: Schools closed, traffic hit, Vasai cut off

Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai and its nearby regions, forcing schools to shut down and hitting rail and road traffic.

Mumbai: Part of Andheri bridge collapses amid rains; traffic hit

03 Jul 2018

Mumbai: Part of Andheri bridge collapses amid rains; traffic hit

Lakhs of commuters were stranded after a part of the Gokhale Road overbridge in Mumbai, connecting Andheri East and West stations, caved in this morning amid incessant rains.

Mumbai: 19-year-old girl rams car into vehicles, hits 9 people

22 Jun 2018

Mumbai: 19-year-old girl rams car into vehicles, hits 9 people

A disturbing CCTV footage has come to the fore showing a speeding car ramming into several vehicles, hitting nine people on the way, before coming to a stop at a traffic light junction.

Live in Switzerland and get paid for it. Here's how

27 Nov 2017

Live in Switzerland and get paid for it. Here's how

This might be for you if you've always dreamed of living in a picturesque, pristine mountain hamlet.

"Typhoon-like" rains lash Mumbai, heaviest downpour in years expected

29 Aug 2017

"Typhoon-like" rains lash Mumbai, heaviest downpour in years expected

Mumbai has been inundated due to continuous downpour since yesterday morning which has only gotten worse.

Ups and downs in Mumbai

07 Jan 2017

Ups and downs in Mumbai

Mumbai residents need to dig out their warm clothes as the city has gotten colder than usual.