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Heavy rains lash Mumbai: Flights disrupted; traffic jams, water-logging reported

08 Jul 2019

Mumbai
Heavy rains lash Mumbai: Flights disrupted; traffic jams, water-logging reported

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai in the early hours on Monday, leading to the disruption of flight operations at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport as well as traffic snarls across the city.

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

28 Jun 2019

Mumbai
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.

Mumbai's car density surpasses that of Delhi's by five times

26 Mar 2019

India
Mumbai's car density surpasses that of Delhi's by five times

Mumbai has become the most car-congested city in India with a density of 510 private cars for every kilometer of road, compared to 108 of Delhi's, said Maharashtra transport department.

Finally! Work on Versova-Bandra Sea Link to start next month

05 Sep 2018

Mumbai
Finally! Work on Versova-Bandra Sea Link to start next month

Work on the much-awaited Versova-Bandra Sea Link (VBSL) will kick start next month, as Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) signed a deal with consortium of Reliance Infrastructure and Italy-based Astaldi yesterday.

Torrential rainfall shatters Mumbai: Three deaths, traffic slowdown, train delays

25 Jun 2018

Mumbai
Torrential rainfall shatters Mumbai: Three deaths, traffic slowdown, train delays

Mumbai continues to reel under torrential rainfall, affecting local train services and causing heavy traffic gridlocks.

Mumbai-cop stands in rain for 2.5hrs clearing traffic, wins hearts

08 Jun 2018

Mumbai
Mumbai-cop stands in rain for 2.5hrs clearing traffic, wins hearts

Showing ultimate dedication to one's duty, a Mumbai Police traffic constable stood for a whopping 2.5 hours manning the traffic, even as torrential rains lashed the city on Monday.

Mumbai flooded after moderate rains, traffic and train services hit

07 Jun 2018

India
Mumbai flooded after moderate rains, traffic and train services hit

Despite advanced warnings and so-called preparations by the BMC, Mumbai was flooded today after a few hours of rains, prompting the municipality to reach out to the Navy for help.

Mumbai, Bengaluru get new co-working spaces

19 May 2018

Business
Mumbai, Bengaluru get new co-working spaces

Mumbai and Bengaluru have gotten more co-working spaces, courtesy WeWork.

Who delayed Mumbai trains? BJP workers, railway-officials blame each other

06 Apr 2018

India
Who delayed Mumbai trains? BJP workers, railway-officials blame each other

Several trains arrived late in Mumbai after BJP workers, being ferried in special services for the party's 38th Foundation Day rally at Bandra Kurla Complex, insisted on unscheduled halts en route, Western Railway (WR) officials said.

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

14 Oct 2017

India
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.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai for the fourth consecutive day

28 Jun 2017

Mumbai
Heavy rains lash Mumbai for the fourth consecutive day

Mumbai had another round of downpour for the fourth consecutive day that caused huge traffic snarls and train delays for commuters.

Like 911, Mumbai to get its own emergency line '112'

29 May 2017

Mumbai
Like 911, Mumbai to get its own emergency line '112'

The Maharashtra government plans to set up a uniform number for all emergencies by the end of this year.

Mumbai- 5 arrested from film-industry for trafficking children to Paris

12 May 2017

Mumbai
Mumbai- 5 arrested from film-industry for trafficking children to Paris

On Thursday, 5 people from the film industry including a make-up artist and a spotboy were arrested in a case involving trafficking of children to Paris.

Mumbai: Two college-going youths detained for trafficking LSD from USA

30 Mar 2017

Mumbai
Mumbai: Two college-going youths detained for trafficking LSD from USA

Mumbai Police's anti-narcotics cell arrested five people, including two students from two well-known colleges in the western suburbs.

Mumbai: Residents can use free, unlimited WiFi for another month

22 Mar 2017

Mumbai
Mumbai: Residents can use free, unlimited WiFi for another month

The Maharashtra government has postponed its plan to start charging residents for WiFi till April.

Chaos at Andheri station as car runs up platform

20 Feb 2017

Mumbai
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.

Alert Mumbai train drivers rewarded for averting major disaster

26 Jan 2017

Mumbai
Alert Mumbai train drivers rewarded for averting major disaster

Driver Harendra Kumar of Janshatabdi Express, travelling from Madgaon to Dadar on January 24, saw a heavy piece of rail on the tracks near Diva. With the help of his 2 colleagues, the piece was removed.

What's up with 'Aamchi Mumbai'?

25 Nov 2016

Mumbai
What's up with 'Aamchi Mumbai'?

State government is ticking all the right boxes ahead of civic polls.