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How monsoon rains and a bridge collapse derailed Mumbai

How monsoon rains and a bridge collapse derailed Mumbai

While Mumbai roads were waterlogged, the suburban train services on all lines were disrupted.

Jul 03, 2018, 21:47 PM IST
MHA asks Mumbai Police to probe rape threat to Congress’ Priyanka Chaturvedi’s daughter

MHA asks Mumbai Police to probe rape threat to Congress’ Priyanka Chaturvedi’s daughter

The Home Ministry has also asked Twitter to furnish details of the account used to issue the threats.

Jul 03, 2018, 18:52 PM IST
Piyush Goyal visits Andheri bridge collapse site in Mumbai, orders probe

Piyush Goyal visits Andheri bridge collapse site in Mumbai, orders probe

Expressing regret over the accident, he said it was "very unfortunate" and "most unexpected". 

Jul 03, 2018, 17:52 PM IST
Mumbai University to hold exams again for students who missed it due to heavy rains

Mumbai University to hold exams again for students who missed it due to heavy rains

Incessant rains have lashed the city and adjoining areas since Tuesday morning, throwing normal life out of gear. 

Jul 03, 2018, 16:49 PM IST
Heavy rainfall to persist in Mumbai, Pune, Goa

Heavy rainfall to persist in Mumbai, Pune, Goa

The Met department has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall to persist throughout the day.

Jul 03, 2018, 15:10 PM IST
Andheri bridge collapse: Heroic train driver saves many lives, gets Rs 5 lakh reward

Andheri bridge collapse: Heroic train driver saves many lives, gets Rs 5 lakh reward

One or several compartments of the local train could have come under the collapsing bridge had Chandrashekhar Sawant not been alert.

Jul 03, 2018, 12:18 PM IST
Andheri bridge collapse: Railway minister Piyush Goyal orders enquiry

Andheri bridge collapse: Railway minister Piyush Goyal orders enquiry

Known as the Gokhale, the bridge connects Andheri East to West. The mishap severely affected the Dabba service as the Dabbawallas got stuck at various places on western line.

Jul 03, 2018, 11:09 AM IST
BEST buses or Mumbai local trains? Your guide before stepping out in the rain

BEST buses or Mumbai local trains? Your guide before stepping out in the rain

Extra measures have been put in place to ensure road traffic is smooth and additional buses have been deployed for passengers who are unable to take local trains.

Jul 03, 2018, 10:09 AM IST
Mumbai rains: Part of Andheri bridge collapses on railway tracks, 6 injured

Mumbai rains: Part of Andheri bridge collapses on railway tracks, 6 injured

While Mumbai reels under heavy rains, part of a Road Over Bridge (ROB) on Tuesday collapsed on tracks near Andheri Station towards Vile Parle on the south end. Four fire brigade vehicles have been

Jul 03, 2018, 08:35 AM IST
Mumbai rains, live updates: Train traffic resumes on Harbour, Western lines

Mumbai rains, live updates: Train traffic resumes on Harbour, Western lines

Incessant rains have once again made Mumbai's civic amenities vulnerable with locals grappling to negotiate their way around the city.

Jul 03, 2018, 07:29 AM IST
Mumbai tourist guide held for raping Italian woman in a cab

Mumbai tourist guide held for raping Italian woman in a cab

Mumbai Police on Monday arrested a 27-year-old tourist guide for allegedly raping an Italian woman in a cab in suburban Juhu in June. The accused, identified as Rakesh Nandi, was picked up from

Jul 02, 2018, 22:25 PM IST
Singer Ankit Tiwari's father seeks public apology from Vinod Kambli, his wife for hitting him

Singer Ankit Tiwari's father seeks public apology from Vinod Kambli, his wife for hitting him

Andrea had accused Rajendra of repeatedly touching her with 'malicious intent' and had hit him in retaliation. 

Jul 02, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Vinod Kambli's wife hits singer Ankit Tiwari's father, accuses him of inappropriately touching her

Vinod Kambli's wife hits singer Ankit Tiwari's father, accuses him of inappropriately touching her

Andrea - wife of Vinod Kambli - hit a man with her handbag after he allegedly brushed his hands against her.

Jul 02, 2018, 09:26 AM IST
UY Aviation says it's cooperating with investigations in Mumbai plane crash

UY Aviation says it's cooperating with investigations in Mumbai plane crash

"The aircraft was not yet operating on Non-Schedule Operators Permit of UY Aviation Pvt Limited," the company has added.

Jul 02, 2018, 08:02 AM IST
Italian woman allegedly raped by Mumbai tour guide in a cab

Italian woman allegedly raped by Mumbai tour guide in a cab

The accused offered to show the victim the bungalow of film superstar Amitabh Bachchan and then allegedly raped her.

Jul 02, 2018, 00:20 AM IST
Mumbai's Victorian Gothic, Art Deco buildings get UNESCO World Heritage tag

Mumbai's Victorian Gothic, Art Deco buildings get UNESCO World Heritage tag

This is the third such honour for the metropolis after the Elephanta Caves and the majestic Victoria Terminus.

Jun 30, 2018, 22:12 PM IST
All you need to know about Subodh Jaiswal, Mumbai new police chief

All you need to know about Subodh Jaiswal, Mumbai new police chief

A 1985 batch IPS officer of Maharashtra cadre, Jaiswal will take charge with immediate effect.

Jun 30, 2018, 20:44 PM IST
Mumbai gets Subodh Jaiswal as new police chief; Datta Padgalsikar named Maharashtra DGP

Mumbai gets Subodh Jaiswal as new police chief; Datta Padgalsikar named Maharashtra DGP

A 1985-batch IPS officer, Jaiswal will take charge as Mumbai Police commissioner with immediate effect.

Jun 30, 2018, 19:08 PM IST
Mumbai plane crash victims died of 'shock due to burn', says post-mortem report

Mumbai plane crash victims died of 'shock due to burn', says post-mortem report

The post-mortem report highlighted 'shock due to burn and poly-trauma' as the cause of death of Mumbai chopper crash victims.

Jun 30, 2018, 06:13 AM IST
Shocking CCTV footage shows ball of fire moments after Mumbai's chartered flight crash

Shocking CCTV footage shows ball of fire moments after Mumbai's chartered flight crash

The CCTV footage shows just how intense the crash was and that escaping alive from the plane was quite impossible because of the explosion and the flames.

Jun 29, 2018, 18:24 PM IST

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