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'Encounter specialist' Pradeep Sharma resigns from Mumbai police, may contest Assembly election: Sources

'Encounter specialist' Pradeep Sharma resigns from Mumbai police, may contest Assembly election: Sources

Sources claimed that Mumbai police's encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma has sought voluntary retirement from the service. 

Jul 18, 2019, 23:48 PM IST
Mumbai building collapse: CM Devdendra Fadnavis announces compensation for victims

Mumbai building collapse: CM Devdendra Fadnavis announces compensation for victims

A four-storey building came crashing down in Dongri on Tuesday (July 16) which has resulted in at least 14 deaths.

Jul 17, 2019, 10:34 AM IST
Mumbai building collapse: Death toll climbs to 14, rescue efforts continue

Mumbai building collapse: Death toll climbs to 14, rescue efforts continue

The collapsed building was reportedly close to 100 years old and that a notice had been issued in 2017 for it to be vacated.

Jul 17, 2019, 07:06 AM IST
Mumbai Mayor's car fined for stopping in no-parking zone

Mumbai Mayor's car fined for stopping in no-parking zone

The car was found right under a no-parking sign in Vile Parle where Mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar had come to attend an event.

Jul 16, 2019, 09:56 AM IST
How tattoo and wristwatch helped Kolkata Police nab rowdy biker

How tattoo and wristwatch helped Kolkata Police nab rowdy biker

The biker had dragged a traffic cop for several metres and despite CCTV footage of the incident, his identity could not be established from it because the footage was too dark.

Jul 14, 2019, 08:13 AM IST
Operation to locate toddler who fell into Mumbai gutter called off

Operation to locate toddler who fell into Mumbai gutter called off

The operation by the firemen was conducted in the 10-kilometre radius from the place of the incident but the 3-year-old Divyansh Singh could not be located.

Jul 13, 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Mumbai: 24 hours later, no sign of toddler who fell in drain in Goregaon, rescue ops on

Mumbai: 24 hours later, no sign of toddler who fell in drain in Goregaon, rescue ops on

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) was pressed into action for rescue and search operation.

Jul 12, 2019, 08:25 AM IST
Watch: 1.5-year-old toddler falls into sewer drain in Goregaon, rescue ops on

Watch: 1.5-year-old toddler falls into sewer drain in Goregaon, rescue ops on

A one-and-a-half-year old child fell inside a drain in Mumbai's Goregaon East on Wednesay night. 

Jul 11, 2019, 08:03 AM IST
Mumbai: Death toll in Malad wall collapse reaches 30

Mumbai: Death toll in Malad wall collapse reaches 30

The death toll in the wall collapse in Pimpripada area of Mumbai's Malad East rose to 30 on Tuesday (July 10). 

Jul 10, 2019, 12:37 PM IST
Only have party's best interest in mind: Urmila Matondkar on letter which exposed Congress' flaws

Only have party's best interest in mind: Urmila Matondkar on letter which exposed Congress' flaws

Urmila Matondkar, in a letter to Milind Deora, had levelled serious allegations against certain party functionaries.

Jul 09, 2019, 14:18 PM IST
Urmila Matondkar's May 16 letter to Milind Deora bares Congress' blunders in Lok Sabha election 2019

Urmila Matondkar's May 16 letter to Milind Deora bares Congress' blunders in Lok Sabha election 2019

Even before Lok Sabha election 2019 had officially concluded, Urmila Matondkar had lashed out against certain Congress functionaries who, she wrote, completely mishandled her campaign.

Jul 09, 2019, 09:28 AM IST
Mumbai commuters rejoice as BEST fares fall, auto drivers call off strike

Mumbai commuters rejoice as BEST fares fall, auto drivers call off strike

Good news has come in a pair for commuters in Mumbai who use public transportation on a daily basis.

Jul 09, 2019, 07:51 AM IST
Reduced fares of BEST buses in Mumbai to come into effect from Tuesday

Reduced fares of BEST buses in Mumbai to come into effect from Tuesday

As per the revised fare structure, there will be only four pricing slabs: 0-5 km, 5-10 km, 10-15 km, and over 15 km.

Jul 08, 2019, 22:47 PM IST
Wall collapses in Mumbai's Andheri East, woman trapped in debris rescued

Wall collapses in Mumbai's Andheri East, woman trapped in debris rescued

Many bikes and cars which were parked near the wall were damaged.

Jul 08, 2019, 15:26 PM IST
Heavy rain takes toll on operations at Mumbai airport, several flights delayed

Heavy rain takes toll on operations at Mumbai airport, several flights delayed

Passengers are being advised to check arrival and departure times if flying in or out of Mumbai.

Jul 08, 2019, 10:36 AM IST
Auto drivers in Mumbai to go on strike on Tuesday, demand hike in fares

Auto drivers in Mumbai to go on strike on Tuesday, demand hike in fares

An estimated 2 lakh autos in Mumbai will turn off the ignition as unions want better fares, among other demands.

Jul 08, 2019, 10:12 AM IST
Mumbai Mega Block to affect local train services on Central, Harbour And Western Line on Sunday

Mumbai Mega Block to affect local train services on Central, Harbour And Western Line on Sunday

The local train services on the Central, Harbour and the Western Line in Mumbai is set to be hit on Sunday due to the mega block and jumbo block of Indian Railways. It is to be noted that Railways

Jul 07, 2019, 10:36 AM IST
Due to maintenance works, train services in Mumbai to be affected on Sunday

Due to maintenance works, train services in Mumbai to be affected on Sunday

Trains departing from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will be diverted on the line between Matunga and Mulund stations.

Jul 06, 2019, 22:44 PM IST
Mumbai rains: High tide on Saturday afternoon, another wall collapses in Malad

Mumbai rains: High tide on Saturday afternoon, another wall collapses in Malad

Incessant rains lashed Maharastra capital city Mumbai on Saturday, creating havoc as locals waded through ankle-deep waters to commute. A 4.74-metre high tide is expected at 2:52 pm on Saturday

Jul 06, 2019, 13:04 PM IST
Mumbai rains aftermath: Unable to reach hospital due to rush, woman gives birth at Dombivli station

Mumbai rains aftermath: Unable to reach hospital due to rush, woman gives birth at Dombivli station

While the woman was waiting for the train at platform number three, she experienced excruciating labour pain. 

Jul 03, 2019, 14:32 PM IST