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Mumbai, Pune lockdown may extend till May 18: Health Minister

25 Apr 2020

Mumbai, Pune lockdown may extend till May 18: Health Minister

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Saturday that the lockdown in Mumbai and Pune may extend till May 18.

53 journalists test positive for coronavirus in Mumbai: Reports

20 Apr 2020

53 journalists test positive for coronavirus in Mumbai: Reports

In a worrying incident, 53 journalists tested positive for coronavirus in Mumbai, the worst-affected city in India, reports said on Monday.

Coronavirus: India's total COVID-19 cases cross 7,500; over 250 dead

11 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: India's total COVID-19 cases cross 7,500; over 250 dead

India on Friday reported over 7,500 cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), including 254 deaths, data compiled from state government statistics showed.

Coronavirus: Maharashtra to recommend Mumbai lockdown extension as cases rise

10 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Maharashtra to recommend Mumbai lockdown extension as cases rise

The Maharashtra government is reportedly planning to extend the lockdown in the state capital Mumbai and the greater Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR).

Coronavirus cases rise in Maharashtra, state headed towards Stage 3

21 Mar 2020

Coronavirus cases rise in Maharashtra, state headed towards Stage 3

Maharashtra witnessed a big jump in coronavirus cases, from 52 to 63, and the state is heading towards the dreaded Stage 3 of the outbreak, Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Saturday, while urging people to maintain self-discipline.

Holiday declared for schools, colleges even as Mumbai rains halt

05 Aug 2019

Holiday declared for schools, colleges even as Mumbai rains halt

Even as Mumbaikars witnessed a respite from the torrential rains on Monday morning, schools and colleges were ordered shut in the city.

Mumbai: Despite 5 admission rounds, 76,000 FYJC seats lying vacant

31 Aug 2018

Mumbai: Despite 5 admission rounds, 76,000 FYJC seats lying vacant

Over 76,000 seats are lying vacant in the colleges across Mumbai Metropolitan Region, despite conducting five regular admission rounds for the first-year junior colleges (FYJCs).

Mumbai: Days before monsoon, 30%-roads still in need of repairs

04 Jun 2018

Mumbai: Days before monsoon, 30%-roads still in need of repairs

This monsoon doesn't bode well for Mumbai. On one hand, experts have predicted that it will hit three days early, but BMC is yet to finish repairs on 30% of roads.

Mumbai: Pre-monsoon showers bring relief from humidity, but claim three-lives

03 Jun 2018

Mumbai: Pre-monsoon showers bring relief from humidity, but claim three-lives

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) experienced its first shower of the season on Saturday evening. Though they brought much-needed relief from humidity, three people died by electrocution.

Mumbai: In 17-years, more than four-fold rise in vehicular registration

16 May 2018

Mumbai: In 17-years, more than four-fold rise in vehicular registration

In just 17 years, Mumbai Metropolitan Region has seen more than a four-fold rise in vehicular registration. Thane region comes at the top with 38.31L vehicle-registrations, followed by Mumbai and Panvel regions.

Bengaluru is South India's numero uno in housing property market

23 Apr 2018

Bengaluru is South India's numero uno in housing property market

Bengaluru has emerged as the ruler of South India, as far as real estate housing market goes.

With Octroi gone, Mumbai sees 105% spike in two-wheeler registration

11 Apr 2018

With Octroi gone, Mumbai sees 105% spike in two-wheeler registration

More than 105% two-wheelers and 42% cars and SUVS have been registered in a year in Mumbai, thanks to the removal of a key BMC tax.

Thanks to Mumbai's sky-high prices, 1.09 lakh apartments lying unsold

21 Mar 2018

Thanks to Mumbai's sky-high prices, 1.09 lakh apartments lying unsold

Mumbai, which rules the country's property market, has seen sluggish real estate trade recently.

Mumbai Rains: Flight operations, local train services badly hit

20 Sep 2017

Mumbai Rains: Flight operations, local train services badly hit

Torrential rains continued to batter Mumbai for the second day, severely affecting the flight operations, delaying the suburban rail services, and disrupting the road traffic.

Mumbai: Heavy showers throw life out of gear once again

20 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Heavy showers throw life out of gear once again

Twenty days after "typhoon-like" rains inundated Mumbai, the city once again battled heavy showers and life was thrown out of gear.

Mumbai: Maratha Mandir cancels DDLJ show for the first time

19 Jul 2017

Mumbai: Maratha Mandir cancels DDLJ show for the first time

Actor Shah Rukh Khan's fans were disappointed after Mumbai's iconic Maratha Mandir, which has been running Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ) for over 20 years now, cancelled film's show for the first time.

Surprises galore in Mumbai

10 Jan 2017

Surprises galore in Mumbai

Now, report every traffic violator with the new 'Mumbai Traffic Police' mobile application by just clicking a picture.