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Mumbai: Megacity in Maharashtra, India
Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. According to the 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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Sanjay Dutt makes public appearance after beating cancer in Mumbai [Video]

Sanjay Dutt makes public appearance after beating cancer in Mumbai

'Munna Bhai' Sanjay Dutt made a public appearance outside his house in Mumbai on Oct 21 with sister Priya Dutt. He came back home from Kokilaben Hospital after recovering from cancer. 'Baba' announced..

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Watch: Lost leopard cub enters cattle barn in Mumbai [Video]

Watch: Lost leopard cub enters cattle barn in Mumbai

A leopard cub lost its way in Mumbai and entered a cattle barn at Aarey's Milk Colony. The incident is of October 20. The locals tried to chase the cub away.

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Mumbai local trains start services with women passengers, commuters express joy [Video]

Mumbai local trains start services with women passengers, commuters express joy

In a much-needed relief to women commuters from across Mumbai city and suburban areas, the Railways has finally given a go-ahead to them to travel in the suburban local trains. Local trains started its..

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Police Commemoration Day: States CMs pay tribute to CRPF jawans [Video]

Police Commemoration Day: States CMs pay tribute to CRPF jawans

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath paid tribute to the police personnel on Police Commemoration Day in Lucknow. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray also paid tribute to the CRPF jawans who lost..

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Watch: Patients perform 'Garba' with health workers at Mumbai Covid-19 Center [Video]

Watch: Patients perform 'Garba' with health workers at Mumbai Covid-19 Center

On the ocassion of Navratri, patients performed 'Garba' at a Covid-19 care centre in Mumbai. The patients at Nesco Covid center in Goregaon were accompanied by health workers. Navratri festival is..

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Watch: Patients perform 'Garba' with health workers at Mumbai's Nesco COVID-19 Center [Video]

Watch: Patients perform 'Garba' with health workers at Mumbai's Nesco COVID-19 Center

On the occasion of Navratri festival, patients perform 'Garba' with health workers at the Nesco COVID-19 Center in Mumbai's Goregaon on October 19. Navratri is being celebrated across country from..

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Bollywood stars get papped in 'dream city' Mumbai [Video]

Bollywood stars get papped in 'dream city' Mumbai

Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor was spotted in Juhu. He kept his look cool and completed it with 'essential' mask. Actor Kriti Sanon looked hot in clover green tube top and pants as she was spotted outside..

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Schools reopen partially as India crosses 75-lakhs marks with 55,722 new cases [Video]

Schools reopen partially as India crosses 75-lakhs marks with 55,722 new cases

Schools outside containment zones reopened in states like Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Sikkim from today. Students have to wear masks and practice social distancing inside & outside school premises...

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Mumbai-based artist creates goddess portrait using 31, 000 push pins [Video]

Mumbai-based artist creates goddess portrait using 31, 000 push pins

BJP Delhi president Adesh Gupta inaugurated a Jan Aushadhi Kendra in Naraina Vihar under 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Yojana' (PMJAY) on October 18. Medicines are provided at lesser price at such..

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B-town celebs clicked by paparazzi in Mumbai [Video]

B-town celebs clicked by paparazzi in Mumbai

Famous dancer Nora Fatehi was spotted at T-series office in Mumbai's Andheri. Fatehi dolled up in a floral dress. Singer Guru Randhawa was also seen along with the actress. Both actors are set to..

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'Ye kya item hai': Kamal Nath on BJP's Imarti Devi [Video]

'Ye kya item hai': Kamal Nath on BJP's Imarti Devi

Former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh and Congress leader, Kamal Nath sparked controversy after his comments on Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Imarti Devi, while addressing a rally in MP's Gwalior..

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Fire breaks out in container carrying plastic PVC fitting material in Mumbai [Video]

Fire breaks out in container carrying plastic PVC fitting material in Mumbai

Fire breaks out in a container carrying plastic PVC fitting material near Mumbra Bypass. Team of Regional Disaster Management Cell (RDMC), fire brigade and one fire engine are on the spot. No casualty..

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Mumbai's Monorail services resume in graded manner [Video]

Mumbai's Monorail services resume in graded manner

Monorail services resumed after over 6 months on October 18. The Monorail was completely ceased its services on March 22 amid COVID nationwide lockdown. Contact-less ticketing services, to curb the..

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Watch: Heavy rainfall triggers waterlogging in parts of Hyderabad [Video]

Watch: Heavy rainfall triggers waterlogging in parts of Hyderabad

Mumbai Municipal and Private Urdu Teachers Union have started a free mobile phone library in Imamwada area of Mumbai for Class 1-10 students. Economically weak students, who couldn't afford a mobile..

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Mumbai bus driver suffers heart attack at wheels, rams into vegetable shop

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Delhi lawyer held for posting ‘fake news’ on Sushant’s manager

Mumbai cyber police have arrested a Delhi-based lawyer for posting videos in which he propounded the theory that celebrity manager Disha Salian (28) was gangraped and murdered by a few celebrities and..
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Mumbai emerges as major destination for drug traffickers in NCB's pan-India operations

In the pursuit of operations against drug trafficking, NCB has been conducting regular raids on possible hideouts of drug traffickers, after identifying their modus operandi and whereabouts, the home..
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SC asks Republic TV to approach HC, ‘like any ordinary citizen’

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Bhanu Athaiya, India’s first Oscar winner, passes away

Bhanu Rajopadhye Athaiya, a colossus of costume design who became India’s first Oscar winner for her work in Richard Attenborough’s, Gandhi (1982), and whose chic couture in blockbusters like Waqt..
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Amid fake TRP row, BARC suspends weekly ratings for news channels for three months

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Not in support of media trial: Union govt to Bombay HC

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