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BMC orders 'urgent' structural review of 157 bridges; issues a show cause notice to auditors of CST bridge

BMC orders 'urgent' structural review of 157 bridges; issues a show cause notice to auditors of CST bridge

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Saturday directed one of their consultants to conduct inspections and review the structural audit report of 157 bridges in Mumbai on “most urgent” basis

Mar 16, 2019, 21:10 PM IST
Mumbai Mega Block: Train services on Central, Harbour lines to be affected

Mumbai Mega Block: Train services on Central, Harbour lines to be affected

Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel via mainline and Transharbour line from 10 am to 4.30 pm.

Mar 16, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
Asaduddin Owaisi attacks Modi government after China blocks JeM chief Masood Azhar's terror listing

Asaduddin Owaisi attacks Modi government after China blocks JeM chief Masood Azhar's terror listing

India's effort to designate Azhar as an international terrorist faced a big setback after China placed a technical hold on a proposal to ban him.

Mar 14, 2019, 14:54 PM IST
In crucial meet today, Election Commission set to decide on Lok Sabha election 2019 schedule

In crucial meet today, Election Commission set to decide on Lok Sabha election 2019 schedule

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, two Election Commissioners and other top officials of the poll panel will attend the meeting. 

Mar 08, 2019, 14:23 PM IST
Cabinet approves phase-3A of the Mumbai Urban Transport Project worth Rs 33,690 crore

Cabinet approves phase-3A of the Mumbai Urban Transport Project worth Rs 33,690 crore

The project is likely to be completed in five years.

Mar 08, 2019, 13:54 PM IST
45 Pakistani nationals granted Indian citizenship in Pune

45 Pakistani nationals granted Indian citizenship in Pune

Fearing atrocities in their native nation the applicants, who belonged to the minority community had migrated from Pakistan.

Mar 08, 2019, 08:22 AM IST
Mumbai: Fire breaks out at Deonar dumping ground

Mumbai: Fire breaks out at Deonar dumping ground

A massive fire broke out at the Deonar dumping ground in Mumbai on Thursday afternoon. Two fire brigades have rushed to the spot. Firefighting and rescue operations underway.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:22 PM IST
Sparks in third rail hit Kolkata Metro services

Sparks in third rail hit Kolkata Metro services

According to Kolkata Metro spokesperson Indrani Banerjee, the sparks were noticed at 8.25am when a down train from Noapara was approaching the Dumdum station.

Mar 07, 2019, 13:08 PM IST
Mumbai: 6 luxury cars damaged in fire near Mahalakshmi Railway Station

Mumbai: 6 luxury cars damaged in fire near Mahalakshmi Railway Station

At least six luxury cars were gutted after a fire broke out at a car service centre near Mahalakshmi Railway Station on Wednesday night. The fire has now been doused. No casualties have been

Mar 07, 2019, 06:48 AM IST
Class 12 student suffers heart attack, dies while taking board exams in Hyderabad

Class 12 student suffers heart attack, dies while taking board exams in Hyderabad

In a shocking case, a class 12 student died of cardiac arrest inside the examination hall during the ongoing board exams on Saturday.

Mar 02, 2019, 23:25 PM IST
Mumbai safe, people should stay alert: Sanjay Barve

Mumbai safe, people should stay alert: Sanjay Barve

Amid the rising tensions between India and Pakistan, newly-appointed Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjay Barve on Thursday assured the city was safe but asked citizens to remain alert.

Feb 28, 2019, 16:10 PM IST
Hearing-impaired youth protesting in Pune allege police baton-charge

Hearing-impaired youth protesting in Pune allege police baton-charge

Police officials claim that only 'mild force' was used.

Feb 25, 2019, 22:15 PM IST
Air India staffer hit by IndiGo bus at Bengaluru airport, dragged for some distance

Air India staffer hit by IndiGo bus at Bengaluru airport, dragged for some distance

The employee has been identified as Shiv Shankar.  

Feb 24, 2019, 14:58 PM IST
Overheated silencer of vehicle may have caused Aero India fire; Nirmala Sitharaman inspects site

Overheated silencer of vehicle may have caused Aero India fire; Nirmala Sitharaman inspects site

A major fire swept through the parking area, far away from the venue of Asia's premier air show, gutting about 300 cars on Saturday, but there were no casualties.

Feb 24, 2019, 14:23 PM IST
Bengaluru's suburban rail project worth Rs 23000 crore finally gets a go ahead, to have 82 stations

Bengaluru's suburban rail project worth Rs 23000 crore finally gets a go ahead, to have 82 stations

The announcement was made after Piyush Goyal met the Karnataka Chief Minister on Friday to resolve the issues holding up the rail project. 

Feb 24, 2019, 08:20 AM IST
'Burqa-clad' man beaten up in Kolkata on suspicions of being child-lifter, 17 arrested

'Burqa-clad' man beaten up in Kolkata on suspicions of being child-lifter, 17 arrested

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had alleged that attempts were being made to disturb peace in West Bengal, with "burqa-clad men" being sent to streets to create panic amid rumours of child lifting.

Feb 24, 2019, 07:12 AM IST
CBI files affidavit on plea seeking contempt proceedings against Rajeev Kumar

CBI files affidavit on plea seeking contempt proceedings against Rajeev Kumar

The CBI had filed the contempt plea in the apex court against three officers for alleged willful and deliberate violation of top court orders.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:25 AM IST
WATCH: Over 100 vehicles gutted in fire during Aero India show at Yelahanka Air Base

WATCH: Over 100 vehicles gutted in fire during Aero India show at Yelahanka Air Base

Nearly 100 cars were charred after a major fire broke out Saturday at the parking area of Bengaluru's Yelahanka Air Force station, where the Aero India is currently underway.

Feb 23, 2019, 14:14 PM IST
300 vehicles gutted in fire during Aero India show at Yelahanka Air Base

300 vehicles gutted in fire during Aero India show at Yelahanka Air Base

The fire has been brought under control now.

Feb 23, 2019, 13:13 PM IST
Surya Kiran team to perform at Aero India 2019 in Bengaluru, pay tribute to Wing Commander Sahil Gandhi

Surya Kiran team to perform at Aero India 2019 in Bengaluru, pay tribute to Wing Commander Sahil Gandhi

The Surya Kiran team will pay homage to Wing Commander Sahil Gandhi.

Feb 23, 2019, 08:51 AM IST