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Mumbai: Megacity in Maharashtra, India
Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. As of 2011 it is the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.4 million. The larger Mumbai Metropolitan Region is the second most populous metropolitan area in India, with a population of 21.3 million as of 2016. Mumbai lies on the Konkan coast on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour. In 2008, Mumbai was named an alpha world city. It is also the wealthiest city in India, and has the highest number of millionaires and billionaires among all cities in India. Mumbai is home to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Elephanta Caves, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, and the city's distinctive ensemble of Victorian and Art Deco buildings.


Mumbai: Seven injured in Dharavi house collapse

A repairing work was being carried on the ground floor of the two storeyed structure in Sheshwadi.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Stem cell therapy saves a newborn

The preterm baby weiging 600 grams, developed severe broncho pulmonary dysplasia (BPD) was saved by a stem cell.
DNA - Published

Videos for Mumbai

India Won't Allow Boeing 737 MAX In Airspace [Video]India Won't Allow Boeing 737 MAX In Airspace

BENGALURU (Reuters) - India will not allow U.S. planemaker Boeing Co’s 737 MAX aircraft to enter or transit its airspace after 1030 GMT, the ministry of civil aviation said on Wednesday, following..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

Global Celebrities Descend On Mumbai For Lavish Wedding [Video]Global Celebrities Descend On Mumbai For Lavish Wedding

According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, global celebrities including film stars, executives, politicians and sports personalities descended on Mumbai for the wedding of the son of India's..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Lawyer Convicted Of Assault After A Racist Rant [Video]Lawyer Convicted Of Assault After A Racist Rant

According to CNN, A lawyer who subjected an aircraft crew to "prolonged" racist abuse on a November flight from Mumbai to London was convicted of assault Wednesday. Uxbridge Magistrates' Court heard..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published


Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Mumbai, blasts Congress

Defence Minister also targeted the opposition and MNS President Raj Thackeray over their repeated questioning of air strikes across the line of actual control in Pakistan by India.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Man kills live-in partner over domestic issues, arrested

According to the police, on April 20, accused Fazalur Qureshi murdered his live-in partner Reeta Jaiswar (32) at her Kamla Nagar residence in Wadala.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Beneficiary denied orphan certificate, can't get government job

Sandeep Kamble (29) an orphan from Mira road applied for procuring an orphan certificate from the Child Welfare Committee( CWC) they cited that he is above 18 and allegedly denied him a certificate.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: No let up in chain snatching cases

Number of cases detected and recovery of valuables have remained poor in Mumbai railways
DNA - Published

1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict dies

IndiaTimes - Published

Mumbai: Man appeals for divorce stating wife's threat of suicide as cause

The husband had moved to high court after lower courts refused to grant him divorce.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Man held for impersonating as woman, blackmailing businessman

The arrested person has been identified as Ahmed Shamshul Haq.
DNA - Published

Every 4th person in Mumbai suffers from diabetes and hypertension

Held between January and March, the initiative was taken up in Mahim, Malad and Chembur where people from mix socio-economic background were screened for non-communicable diseases (NCD).
DNA - Published

Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to skip rally in Mumbai

Siblings cite logistic issues and paucity of time despite Congress' efforts to organise at least one public meet
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Brace for hotter weekend, mercury may cross 38°C

On Wednesday the maximum temperature recorded in the city was 34.5 °C while the minimum was 25.6 °C.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: MUTP-3 to eat up 40 acres of forest land

Mangroves and forests will be hacked for laying two new rail lines between Virar-Dahanu and Panvel-Karjat
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Full marks for tricky question in CBSE Maths paper

The circular states that a six-mark question from the linear programming chapter could be comprehended and solved in two ways.
DNA - Published

Mumbai jeweller gets 3 months' jail for not filing I-T returns

IndiaTimes - Published

World's First Malaria Vaccine for Children Rolled Out in Africa in time for World Malaria Day

world's first malaria vaccine for children rolled out in africa in time for world malaria day
Mumbai, April 24: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced the launch of the world’s first malaria vaccine, aimed for children under the age of 2 in the African continent. The roll-out comes..
WorldNews - Published

BJP turned out to be more useless than Congress: MNS chief Raj Thackeray

Speaking at his first election rally in Mumbai, Raj called on the electorate to vote against the Shiv Sena as a vote for them would translate into a mandate for Modi and BJP president Amit Shah.
DNA - Published

Swine flu claims two lives in Mumbai, 120 across state

A 30-year-old woman from Agripada and a 65-year-old diabetic woman from Mazgaon died in the month of March due to swine flu, as per the records presented by the death audit committee meeting held in..
DNA - Published

Mumbai: RTI activists meet chief secretary, seek implementation of GR

The activist issued a press statement on Monday stating that a signature of over 1,600 RTI applicants and activists was given to the chief secretary.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Parents go to cops as they get Leaving Certificates over fees

Last year, after receiving complaints from many parents, the BMC's education department had sent a letter to the school asking it to justify the increase in its fees.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Railways moves equipment in new AC local to seat 600 more commuters

The second air-conditioned local will have room for 600 more commuters - that's 10 per cent more than the current capacity of 6,200. The additional room has been created by repositioning power..
DNA - Published

MNS chief Raj Thackeray to address public rallies on April 23, 24 in Mumbai

BJP had raised objections against MNS holding rallies.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: BJP leader files police plaint on television ad

In a complaint lodged with Dahisar Police Station, the MLC Pravin Darekar, who is also the chairman of the Mumbai District Central Cooperative Bank Ltd
DNA - Published

Christians in Mumbai condemn blasts in Sri Lanka

Members of the community said that they will be praying for quicker recovery of those injured.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Man who duped diamond merchant of Rs 77.13 lakh held

The accused identified as Pankaj Shah (44), was arrested by the Dindoshi Police for cheating another diamond trader. The accused is currently in police custody.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Contractors to face axe for tree mishaps

Civic body adds a new clause in its contract whereby contractors, not BMC, will be responsible for mishaps
DNA - Published

Airfares go up post-Jet Airways shutdown

According to a study made by airline booking portal Ixigo, the fares of Mumbai-Bangalore flights have seen a spike of 19 per cent.
DNA - Published

Maharashtra: Builders to not launch big projects until Lok Sabha polls end

According to developers based in Mumbai, currently, the realty market is going through a dip.
DNA - Published

Tug of war for Mumbai's mini-India constituency

The constituency is the most eclectic in Mumbai with 14,39,770 voters; out of which 6,10,480 are Marathis, 2,76,198 Muslims, 1,71483 South Indians, and 20,4,444 North Indians.
DNA - Published

Congress affixed terror word with Hindus but did not respond to 26/11 Mumbai attack: PM Modi

"When the terrorists attacked Mumbai in 26/11, the Congress government had refused to give permission to the Army to give a reply," the Prime Minister said while addressing an election rally in Bihar.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Students to display engineering skills at FRC

The team qualified after competing at regional level held in Hudson Valley and Long Island, New York
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Pre-construction for Sion flyover repair starts today

The movement of heavy vehicles is already restricted on the flyover after a cement slab fell on the road from the flyover last month.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: 9 coaches of train overshoots Bhayander station

The local train was scheduled to on Bhayender at 7.08 am, however, nine coaches of the fast local from Dahanu road went ahead of the platform, making it difficult for commuters to get down.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Teens held for kidnapping, raping minor girls

The victims are class six students and hail from Fenapada in Bhiwandi.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: 4 killed as truck carrying grocery items tilts in Vikhroli

Victims were chatting on the roadside
DNA - Published

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur says 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare died because of her 'curse'

BJP's controversial Lok Sabha candidate from Bhopal, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, said that police officer Hemant Karkare was targeted during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks as she had "cursed" him for..
DNA - Published

Hemant Karkare died because I cursed him: Sadhvi Pragya

Karkare was killed along with two other senior police officers while fighting terrorists during the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai in November 2008. Pragya Thakur is among the seven accused facing trial in..
IndiaTimes - Published

Mumbai: 2 minor girls abducted and traced within 12 hrs, kidnapper nabbed

According to the police, the girls who lived with their uncle's family in a chawl close to Baby Garden at Agripada often wandered off to play.
DNA - Published

Mumbai will continue to face high humidity

Mumbai will continue to face high humidity and the rise in discomfort will also increase from Thursday as minimum temperatures too are expected to rise.
DNA - Published

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Congress to focus on urban issues in their ad campaign

According to the senior Congress leader they have identified some strategic locations in Mumbai where their party manifesto and other anti-incumbent government advertisements will be displayed.
DNA - Published

Less demand for 'Mumbai's Modi' this election

Beard Effect: Malad bizman is often roped in to campaign for the BJP
DNA - Published

Mumbai: BDD Chawl residents say no vote sans redevelopment

There are 32 buildings and more than 2,500 tenants residing at BDD Chawl in N M Joshi Marg.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: 16,000 litres of illegal liquor seized in last one month

The cost of the liquor is around Rs 18 lakh. There are 142 cases registered from March 11 to April 15 and 128 persons have been arrested in the same.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Most air quality monitoring stations lack real-time data

Only three out of 16 CAAQMS installed in MMR provide data on its website
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Doctors save 5-month-old baby's life with his own tissue

Team of doctors perform eight-hour cardiac surgery to save the child
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Election duty staff upset with poll training on Good Friday

The HC on Monday had allowed a petition challenging a notification issued by Collector of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Diu Daman
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Civic body to give Crawford market a facelift

The Association of Licensees had filed a special leave petition with Supreme Court seeking permission to present their side and allow them to redevelop the market.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Five-year sentence upheld in child sex assault case

The accused had assaulted a 13-year-old girl back in 2013.
DNA - Published

Mumbai: Crime against women shoots up

Cases of rape, molestation have seen an upward trend, so do cases of murder and robbery
DNA - Published

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