Cambridge choir to sing with Mumbai slum children

For the first time, a choir from the University of Cambridge - the Jesus College Choir - will perform for and work with slum children in Mumbai as part of a project with the charity Songbound, which aims to change the lives of deprived children through music.

Fire in Mumbai slum: 17 injured

At least 17 people were injured and around 150 houses gutted in a major fire which broke out in a slum at suburban Bandra in the wee hours on Thursday, fire officials said.

Protest against corrupt slum redevelopment practices in Mumbai

Hazare, who met Patkar and other protesters at the Azad Maidan, venue of the protest and a relay hunger strike, expressed support for the agitation and said he would discuss the issue with chief minister Prithviraj Chavan.

Massive fire in slum near Bandra station in Mumbai

A massive fire broke out in a slum adjoining the Bandra railway station in the western suburbs of Mumbai Friday evening. However, there were no reports of any casualty.