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Mumbai stampede: Bodies of 17 victims handed over to families

Mumbai stampede: Bodies of 17 victims handed over to families

Bodies of 17 of the 22 people killed in the stampede at Elphinstone Road railway station here have been handed over to their relatives so far, hospital authorities said on Saturday. At least 22 persons were killed and 39 injured in a rush hour stampede on a narrow foot-over-bridge (FOB) linking Elphinstone Road and Parel suburban stations during heavy rain on Friday morning.

Sep 30, 2017, 12:08 PM IST
Mumbai stampede: 22 dead, over 30 injured at Elphinstone railway station

Mumbai stampede: 22 dead, over 30 injured at Elphinstone railway station

In videos emerging from the Elphinstone railway station in Mumbai, people can be seen trying to climb over the railings of the stairway to escape the stampede.

Sep 29, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
Heavy rains, lightning hits Mumbai; BMC on alert

Heavy rains, lightning hits Mumbai; BMC on alert

Heavy rains coupled with thunder and lightning lashed Mumbai on Tuesday afternoon.

Sep 19, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Massive fire breaks out in Mumbai's Parel area; no casualties reported

Massive fire breaks out in Mumbai's Parel area; no casualties reported

Another fire tragedy hit Mumbai on Tuesday evening.

Dec 29, 2015, 22:23 PM IST
Heavy rain throws normal life out of gear in Mumbai

Heavy rain throws normal life out of gear in Mumbai

Heavy rains threw normal life out of gear in the metropolis on Tuesday, leading to waterlogging in low-lying areas and disrupting local train services that hampered mobility of thousands in the morning rush hours.

Jul 21, 2015, 23:51 PM IST
First Cruyff court to be set up in Mumbai

First Cruyff court to be set up in Mumbai

The (Johan) Cruyff Foundation of The Netherlands has entered into a partnership with Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) to set up a specially designed court adjacent the St Xavier's football ground in Parel, Central Mumbai, to encourage children to play.

Mar 30, 2015, 21:16 PM IST
Mumbai set to get new garden soon at Lower Parel area

Mumbai set to get new garden soon at Lower Parel area

Mumbai is set to get a new garden at the Lower Parel area by next year after the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) acquired the plot from Bombay Dyeing last Friday. 

Sep 03, 2014, 11:48 AM IST

Man jumps from Bandra-Worli sea link

A 65-year-old man, suffering from prolonged illness and depression, allegedly committed suicide by jumping into the sea on Tuesday, police said.

Aug 19, 2014, 21:07 PM IST

Unidentified man found murdered in Parel

The deceased, believed to be around 25-35 years of age, was spotted in a pool of blood by a constable of RPF in the railway yard at about 9 am.

May 14, 2012, 18:07 PM IST