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‘Lover’ dupes Kolkata woman, makes her open bank account to secure loans

‘Lover’ dupes Kolkata woman, makes her open bank account to secure loans

The man used the bank account to secure loans from finance companies to buy motorcycle, TV and fridge.

Jul 25, 2019, 11:09 AM IST
IMD warns of 'intense spell of rain' in parts of Maharashtra in next 4 hours

IMD warns of 'intense spell of rain' in parts of Maharashtra in next 4 hours

According to the MD forecast, heavy rainfall is likely to occur in Mumbai, Thane, Raigad, Palghar, Ratnagiri and Nashik in the next four hours on Thursday.

Jul 25, 2019, 10:22 AM IST
BJP-led panel wins Calcutta High Court bar association elections

BJP-led panel wins Calcutta High Court bar association elections

In a major setback for the Trinamool Congress, the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)-led panel won the Calcutta High Court Bar Association elections on Wednesday.

Jul 25, 2019, 08:28 AM IST
Mumbai Rains: BMC issues traffic advisory, check out the diverted routes

Mumbai Rains: BMC issues traffic advisory, check out the diverted routes

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) issued a traffic advisory with diverted routes in Mumbai.

Jul 24, 2019, 09:05 AM IST
Fire breaks out in MTNL building in Mumbai's Bandra, 84 people rescued from roof

Fire breaks out in MTNL building in Mumbai's Bandra, 84 people rescued from roof

14 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot in the first batch to bring the blaze under control. The help of a special robot vehicle is also being taken.

Jul 22, 2019, 16:13 PM IST
Navi Mumbai: Speeding car kills two; cops on lookout for driver

Navi Mumbai: Speeding car kills two; cops on lookout for driver

The person driving the car managed to escape before onlookers could get hold of him.

Jul 22, 2019, 10:44 AM IST
One dead in fire at 4-storey building near Mumbai's Taj Mahal Hotel

One dead in fire at 4-storey building near Mumbai's Taj Mahal Hotel

The fire broke out on the third floor of Churchill Chamber building on Merryweather Road.

Jul 21, 2019, 13:52 PM IST
'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