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Mumbai: Megacity in Maharashtra, India
Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. According to United Nations, as of 2018, Mumbai is the most populous city in the country and the seventh-most populous city in the world with a population of roughly 20 million. As per Indian government population census of 2011, Mumbai is the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.5 million living under Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai. Mumbai is the centre of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, the sixth most populous metropolitan area in the world with a population of over 23 million. 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 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.

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Sushant Singh Rajput's sister Mitu Singh leaves ED office [Video]

Sushant Singh Rajput's sister Mitu Singh leaves ED office

Sushant Singh Rajput's sister Mitu Singh left from Enforcement Directorate (ED) office on August 11. She was questioned in connection with a case related to the death of the actor. Shruti Modi, the..

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Raveena Tandon spotted outside cafe in Mumbai [Video]

Raveena Tandon spotted outside cafe in Mumbai

Bollywood actor Raveena Tandon was seen outside a coffee shop in Mumbai. The actor was seen posing for shutterbugs in casual attire with mask on. Meanwhile, actor Ajay Devgn was spotted outside his..

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Watch: Ajay Devgan, Dino Morea and Raveena Tandon spotted in Mumbai [Video]

Watch: Ajay Devgan, Dino Morea and Raveena Tandon spotted in Mumbai

Bollywood celebrities were spotted at several places in Mumbai on Tuesday. Celebrities stepped out wearing masks and taking necessary precautions. Ajay Devgan, Dino Morea and Raveena Tandon were..

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Last rites of pilot, killed in Kozhikode plane crash, performed with full state honours [Video]

Last rites of pilot, killed in Kozhikode plane crash, performed with full state honours

Last rites of Captain DV Sathe were performed in Mumbai on August 11. Maharashtra government accorded state funeral to late Wing Commander (Retd) Sathe. Earlier, his mortal remains were brought to his..

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Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Six mysteries that CBI needs to solve [Video]

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New twists and turns continue to emerge in the Sushant Singh Rajput case with every passing day. Even as a political war continues between Bihar and Maharashtra, now the Central Bureau of Investigation..

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Facebook saves life of man by informing police about his suicidal tendencies [Video]

Facebook saves life of man by informing police about his suicidal tendencies

Social networking site Facebook foiled a suicide attempt of a man by informing the suicidal tendencies he showed on the platform to cyber cell of Delhi Police about it. The man was saved in Mumbai by..

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Man lost his wallet in train, found by cops after 14 years in Mumbai [Video]

Man lost his wallet in train, found by cops after 14 years in Mumbai

A man named Hemant Padalkar, lost his wallet in 2006 in a train at Vashi Railway Police Station in Mumbai. According to a police official, Vashi Police Station police nabbed the thief and recovered the..

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Pavement dweller stands in rain for 8 hours to alert commuters about manhole [Video]

Pavement dweller stands in rain for 8 hours to alert commuters about manhole

Keeping aside her selfless acts, a pavement dweller in Mumbai stood for eight hours on waterlogged road to warn commuters about a manhole. Kanta Murti Kalan opened the manhole at Tulsi Pipe Road to let..

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Watch: Sanjay Dutt discharged from hospital, returns home after 2 days [Video]

Watch: Sanjay Dutt discharged from hospital, returns home after 2 days

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt was released from the hospital on Monday. The actor was admitted to Mumbai’s Lilavati hospital after he complained of breathlessness and uneasiness in the chest. Dutt also..

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SSR death case: Rhea Chakraborty along with brother, father reaches ED office [Video]

SSR death case: Rhea Chakraborty along with brother, father reaches ED office

Rhea Chakraborty reached Enforcement Directorate Office in Mumbai on August 10 for further interrogation. Actress's brother Showik Chakraborty and her father also arrived at the office. Rhea was..

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Kozhikode crash: Mortal remains of pilot-in-command Deepak Sathe reach Mumbai [Video]

Kozhikode crash: Mortal remains of pilot-in-command Deepak Sathe reach Mumbai

Mortal remains of pilot-in-command Deepak Vasanth Sathe reached Mumbai on Sunday afternoon. Mortal remains were kept at the Air India facility near the Terminal 2 of the Chhatrapati Shivaji..

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Mumbai becomes first city in India to have female icons on traffic signals [Video]

Mumbai becomes first city in India to have female icons on traffic signals

Mumbai has become the first city in India to have women symbols on traffic signals and signage. Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has installed traffic signals that display female icons sporting..

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Rs 1.5 lakh in tiffin box: Lashkar terror finance ring busted, claim forces [Video]

Rs 1.5 lakh in tiffin box: Lashkar terror finance ring busted, claim forces

Security forces claimed a breakthrough against the terror network in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. Police announced the arrest of 6 alleged members of a terror financing ring linked to Pakistan-based..

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Haryana CM meets Sushant Rajput's father in Faridabad [Video]

Haryana CM meets Sushant Rajput's father in Faridabad

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar met actor Sushant Singh Rajput's father KK Singh and his sister Rani Singh in Faridabad. The actor died by suicide at his residence in Mumbai, Maharashtra on..

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Sushant Singh Rajput death case: SP Vinay Tiwari returns to Patna [Video]

Sushant Singh Rajput death case: SP Vinay Tiwari returns to Patna

Bihar's Special Investigation Team head, IPS Vinay Tiwari returned to his home state. Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) had put the officer under quarantine in Mumbai, when he reached there to..

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Vikram Chandra on landslides in Kerala, ED Rhea Chakraborty [Video]

Vikram Chandra on landslides in Kerala, ED Rhea Chakraborty

Rain wreaks havoc across the nation, after flood-like situation in Mumbai, now 14 people have been lost their lives in a landslide triggered by heavy rain for the last three days in Kerala's Idukki..

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SSR death case: Rhea Chakraborty leaves from ED office after interrogation [Video]

SSR death case: Rhea Chakraborty leaves from ED office after interrogation

Rhea Chakraborty left from Enforcement Directorate (ED) office after questioning in Sushant SinghRajput's death case in Mumbai on August 07. Rhea's statement was recorded by the agency. She is also..

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Watch: Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Aditya Roy Kapur spotted in Mumbai [Video]

Watch: Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Aditya Roy Kapur spotted in Mumbai

Bollywood celebrities were spotted at several places in Mumbai on Friday. Celebrities stepped out taking necessary precautions and wearing masks. Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Riddhima Kapoor Sahani,..

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‘Quarantined investigation, not me’: Bihar officer probing Sushant’s death [Video]

‘Quarantined investigation, not me’: Bihar officer probing Sushant’s death

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday said it has allowed Bihar IPS officer Vinay Tiwari, quarantined here after arrival to oversee probe in actor Sushant Singh Rajput death case, to..

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