Mumbai

Mumbai, also well-known as Bombay is the capital of Maharashtra. With the highest number of billionaires and millionaires in India, Mumbai is also the most populous city in India. Often labelled as the City of Seven Islands, City of Dreams, Gateway to India and Hollywood of India, Mumbai is also the entertainment, financial and the commercial capital of India.

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Divya Agarwal, who lambasted hospital earlier, loses father to coronavirus

28 Oct 2020

Divya Agarwal, who lambasted hospital earlier, loses father to coronavirus

Actor Divya Agarwal, best known for her stint in Splitsvilla, lost her father to coronavirus on Wednesday.

Abhishek rubbishes rumors about Amitabh getting hospitalized

27 Oct 2020

Abhishek rubbishes rumors about Amitabh getting hospitalized

Since Monday, reports of megastar Amitabh Bachchan getting hospitalized have been doing the rounds.

Hrithik buys two sea-facing apartments for nearly Rs. 100 crore

25 Oct 2020

Hrithik buys two sea-facing apartments for nearly Rs. 100 crore

Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan has reportedly splurged Rs. 97.5 crore for two luxury apartments in Mumbai.

9 barred by IndiGo over unruly conduct on Kangana's flight

25 Oct 2020

9 barred by IndiGo over unruly conduct on Kangana's flight

IndiGo has barred nine media personnel from flying with the airline for 15 days.

Major fire at Mumbai mall; 3,500 evacuated from adjacent building

23 Oct 2020

Major fire at Mumbai mall; 3,500 evacuated from adjacent building

A major fire broke out at a mall in Mumbai last night prompting officials to evacuate nearly 3,500 people from the adjacent building, reports said on Friday.

Onions retailing Rs. 100/kg in Mumbai, Pune; import norms relaxed

22 Oct 2020

Onions retailing Rs. 100/kg in Mumbai, Pune; import norms relaxed

As heavy rainfall has led to a shortage of onion, prices of the staple vegetable have soared to Rs. 100 per kilogram in some markets in Mumbai and Pune.

On kids' 10th birthday, Sanjay Dutt announces recovery from cancer

21 Oct 2020

On kids' 10th birthday, Sanjay Dutt announces recovery from cancer

Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt, on the occasion of his children Shahraan and Iqra's 10th birthday, has announced his recovery from cancer.

Runa Saha, first contestant to sit directly on 'KBC's hot-seat

16 Oct 2020

Runa Saha, first contestant to sit directly on 'KBC's hot-seat

Runa Saha, a 43-year-old homemaker and entrepreneur from Kolkata, created history by becoming the first-ever contestant to sit directly on the Kaun Banega Crorepati hot seat.

Singer Kumar Sanu tests positive for COVID-19

16 Oct 2020

Singer Kumar Sanu tests positive for COVID-19

Singer Kumar Sanu aka "Melody King of Bollywood," has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Rains fury continues: 20,000 evacuated in Maharashtra; Karnataka's situation grim

16 Oct 2020

Rains fury continues: 20,000 evacuated in Maharashtra; Karnataka's situation grim

Heavy rains continued to wreak havoc in several states on Thursday, and the condition is unlikely to improve today.

Will be out of this cancer soon, says Sanjay Dutt

15 Oct 2020

Will be out of this cancer soon, says Sanjay Dutt

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who is battling lung cancer, recently visited a salon for a haircut.

Amid TRP fraud controversy, BARC pauses ratings of news channels

15 Oct 2020

Amid TRP fraud controversy, BARC pauses ratings of news channels

Just as news channels remain embroiled in a petty fight over who leads the viewership race, the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) has decided to pause weekly ratings for three months.

30 rain-related deaths in Telangana; showers lash Mumbai, Pune

15 Oct 2020

30 rain-related deaths in Telangana; showers lash Mumbai, Pune

After ripping apart Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, the deep depression moved toward Maharashtra, prompting the India Meteorological Department (IMD) to issue a red alert for the entire North Konkan region, that includes Mumbai and Thane, for Thursday.

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'.

Mumbai: Power restored in most areas, trains return to normalcy

12 Oct 2020

Mumbai: Power restored in most areas, trains return to normalcy

In the latest development, power has been restored in most parts of Mumbai, hours after an unprecedented cut threw residents into a state of disarray.

Aarey Forest: Metro car shed to be relocated, announces Thackeray

11 Oct 2020

Aarey Forest: Metro car shed to be relocated, announces Thackeray

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday announced that the metro car shed project in Mumbai's Aarey will be relocated to Kanjurmarg.

Australian cricket legend Dean Jones passes away

24 Sep 2020

Australian cricket legend Dean Jones passes away

Former Australian cricket legend Dean Jones has died of a massive heart attack.

Mumbai: In four frontline warriors, coronavirus-reinfection becomes more severe

23 Sep 2020

Mumbai: In four frontline warriors, coronavirus-reinfection becomes more severe

The coronavirus re-infection turned out to be more severe in four frontline warriors in Mumbai, implying that nothing can offer much protection against the fatal disease, TOI reported today citing details from medical journal The Lancet.

Rhea claims Sushant "used close people" to sustain drug addiction

23 Sep 2020

Rhea claims Sushant "used close people" to sustain drug addiction

Actor Rhea Chakraborty, who is at the center of India's most sensational case, has now claimed her dead partner, actor Sushant Singh Rajput, took advantage of those close to him to keep up with his drug addiction.

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.

Mumbai film industry kills people, makes them addicts: Roopa Ganguly

21 Sep 2020

Mumbai film industry kills people, makes them addicts: Roopa Ganguly

Bharatiya Janata Party parliamentarian and actor Roopa Ganguly today alleged that the Mumbai film industry "kills people," and turns them into "drug addicts."

Bumrah can fill Malinga's shoes for Mumbai Indians: Brett Lee

18 Sep 2020

Bumrah can fill Malinga's shoes for Mumbai Indians: Brett Lee

Former speedster Brett Lee believes Jasprit Bumrah can fill Lasith Malinga's shoes in the upcoming Indian Premier League edition.

"Conspiracy to defame film industry": Jaya Bachchan slams Ravi Kishan

15 Sep 2020

"Conspiracy to defame film industry": Jaya Bachchan slams Ravi Kishan

Samajwadi Party MP and veteran actor Jaya Bachchan on Tuesday gave a zero hour notice in the Rajya Sabha to discuss an alleged "conspiracy to defame film industry."

No fan or bed for Rhea Chakraborty in Mumbai prison

12 Sep 2020

No fan or bed for Rhea Chakraborty in Mumbai prison

28-year-old Bollywood actor Rhea Chakraborty has been kept in a separate cell without a ceiling fan or a bed and pillow at Mumbai's Byculla Women's prison.

NCB raids seven locations across Mumbai, Goa in drugs case

12 Sep 2020

NCB raids seven locations across Mumbai, Goa in drugs case

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday carried out raids at seven locations across Mumbai and Goa in connection with the drugs case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death in June.

Sena workers get bail after attack on retired Navy officer

12 Sep 2020

Sena workers get bail after attack on retired Navy officer

A group of six Shiv Sena party workers, who were arrested in connection with an assault on a retired Navy officer in Maharashtra's Mumbai, were granted bail on Saturday.

NCB to summon 25 Bollywood A-listers in drugs case: Reports

11 Sep 2020

NCB to summon 25 Bollywood A-listers in drugs case: Reports

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), which is currently probing a drugs case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death, will likely summon 25 Bollywood celebrities who have been named by the accused, according to reports.

Sushant Rajput case: Rhea, Showik's bail plea rejected

11 Sep 2020

Sushant Rajput case: Rhea, Showik's bail plea rejected

A special court in Mumbai today rejected the bail pleas filed by actor Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, and the other four accused in a drugs case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death.

Rhea to stay in Byculla prison today, bail order tomorrow

10 Sep 2020

Rhea to stay in Byculla prison today, bail order tomorrow

A special court in Mumbai will pronounce the order on the bail pleas of actor Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik tomorrow.

Rhea Chakraborty shifted to separate cell in Mumbai's Byculla prison

10 Sep 2020

Rhea Chakraborty shifted to separate cell in Mumbai's Byculla prison

Actor Rhea Chakraborty, who was on Tuesday arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), has been shifted to a separate cell at the Byculla Women's prison due to security reasons.

Should Rhea have allowed Sushant to consume drugs, asks Ankita

10 Sep 2020

Should Rhea have allowed Sushant to consume drugs, asks Ankita

Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's former girlfriend, actor Ankita Lokhande has penned a note on her social media handles, clarifying her stance in the 34-year-old actor's death case.

Bombay HC stays BMC's demolition of Kangana's Mumbai office

09 Sep 2020

Bombay HC stays BMC's demolition of Kangana's Mumbai office

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday stayed the demolition of actor Kangana Ranaut's Mumbai office by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).

Rhea loved a "drug-addict," says lawyer after her arrest

08 Sep 2020

Rhea loved a "drug-addict," says lawyer after her arrest

Actor Rhea Chakraborty's lawyer Satish Maneshinde has condemned her arrest, calling it a "travesty of justice."

SSR case: Rhea Chakraborty arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau

08 Sep 2020

SSR case: Rhea Chakraborty arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau

Actor Rhea Chakraborty, who has been facing multiple investigations into the death of fellow actor and her boyfriend Sushant Singh Rajput, has been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB).

BMC will demolish my Mumbai office tomorrow, alleges Kangana

07 Sep 2020

BMC will demolish my Mumbai office tomorrow, alleges Kangana

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has accused officials of Mumbai's civic body Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) of barging into her office space in the city.

Malaika Arora tests positive for COVID-19, quarantined at home

07 Sep 2020

Malaika Arora tests positive for COVID-19, quarantined at home

Bollywood actor and television personality Malaika Arora has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The 46-year-old took to social media earlier today to reveal her diagnosis.

SSR's friend Sandip breaks silence on allegations leveled against him

07 Sep 2020

SSR's friend Sandip breaks silence on allegations leveled against him

Filmmaker Sandip Ssingh, known to be a close friend of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has hit back at those who leveled allegations against him, taken a dig at his other "friends," and expressed disappointment at the media trial.

Amid tussle with Sena, HM grants Y+ security to Kangana

07 Sep 2020

Amid tussle with Sena, HM grants Y+ security to Kangana

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut, whose war-of-words with Shiv Sena, the party governing Maharashtra, has grabbed national headlines, will be given Y-plus security, reports said on Monday.

IPL 2020: MI introduce NBA-style Smart Ring to track stats

05 Sep 2020

IPL 2020: MI introduce NBA-style Smart Ring to track stats

The Indian Premier League defending champions Mumbai Indians have introduced an exclusive 'Smart Ring' in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic.

Veteran filmmaker Johnny Bakshi passes away at age 83

05 Sep 2020

Veteran filmmaker Johnny Bakshi passes away at age 83

Veteran film producer and director Johnny Bakshi passed away on Saturday morning at a hospital in Mumbai. He was 83.