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Oman Air flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai after engine failure, all safe

Oman Air flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai after engine failure, all safe

The Oman Air flight was barely airborne for 10 minutes when one of its engines failed, forcing it to return.

Jul 03, 2019, 18:48 PM IST
Monsoon mayhem in Maharashtra: Facing political fury, Shiv Sena says rivals 'allergic to us'

Monsoon mayhem in Maharashtra: Facing political fury, Shiv Sena says rivals 'allergic to us'

Saamana, the Shiv Sena mouthpiece, writes in an editorial that it has become fashion to blame the party for all that happens in Mumbai.

Jul 03, 2019, 07:49 AM IST
Six dead, at least 20 people missing after breach in Ratnagiri dam

Six dead, at least 20 people missing after breach in Ratnagiri dam

Two teams of NDRF have been deployed for carrying out rescue and relief operations with seven downstream villages facing imminent threat.

Jul 03, 2019, 07:20 AM IST
Mumbai faces rain fury again, death toll rises to 37 across Maharashtra

Mumbai faces rain fury again, death toll rises to 37 across Maharashtra

According to India Meterological Department (IMD), the rainfall in the 24-hour period before 8.30 am on Tuesday was the highest which the city has witnessed since July 26, 2005. 

Jul 02, 2019, 22:53 PM IST
IMD warns of heavy rainfall in Mumbai till Thursday, tourists advised to avoid hilly areas

IMD warns of heavy rainfall in Mumbai till Thursday, tourists advised to avoid hilly areas

Mumbai and Maharashtra's Vidarbha and Marathwada regions could continue to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall, says IMD.

Jul 02, 2019, 14:06 PM IST
Main runway shut at Mumbai airport, arrival and departure schedules affected

Main runway shut at Mumbai airport, arrival and departure schedules affected

A total of 55 flights - 26 international and 29 domestic - had been diverted on Tuesday (July 2) morning.

Jul 02, 2019, 11:05 AM IST
Knee-deep in civic apathy, Mumbaikars turn to humour for relief

Knee-deep in civic apathy, Mumbaikars turn to humour for relief

Humour may be the best medicine available in Mumbai as the city grapples with civic apathy this monsoon season.

Jul 02, 2019, 10:39 AM IST
Indian Navy joins relief operations in waterlogged streets of Mumbai

Indian Navy joins relief operations in waterlogged streets of Mumbai

Rafts, not vehicles, have become the preferred mode of transportation on several Mumbai's streets which resemble gushing streams due to absolute civic apathy this monsoon season.

Jul 02, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
Mumbai local trains face rain fury, several trains cancelled, diverted

Mumbai local trains face rain fury, several trains cancelled, diverted

The Central railway has suspended the movement of suburban trains, citing safety hazard. The Railways said the state government and various other agencies have been requested to run extra buses

Jul 02, 2019, 08:34 AM IST
Wall collapses in Pune's Ambegaon, at least six dead

Wall collapses in Pune's Ambegaon, at least six dead

 A team of National Disaster Response Force was quickly dispatched to the area where at least eight persons were trapped under the debris.

Jul 02, 2019, 07:04 AM IST
SpiceJet plane overshoots Mumbai airport runway

SpiceJet plane overshoots Mumbai airport runway

The incident occurred when the flight SG-6237, a Boeing aircraft, arrived and landed here around 11.51 pm, as Mumbai was lashed by heavy rains.

Jul 02, 2019, 06:53 AM IST
At least 18 dead after wall collapses in Mumbai's Malad

At least 18 dead after wall collapses in Mumbai's Malad

Several of those injured in the incident have been admitted to local hospitals.

Jul 02, 2019, 06:43 AM IST
Bombay HC directs police to penalise vehicles using police stickers

Bombay HC directs police to penalise vehicles using police stickers

The Bombay High Court on Monday ruled that applying police stickers on personal vehicles is an illegal offence. 

Jul 01, 2019, 14:31 PM IST
Familiar scenes of waterlogging as Mumbai gets heavy rainfall

Familiar scenes of waterlogging as Mumbai gets heavy rainfall

Mumbai received heavy showers since early hours of Monday (July 1) morning, leaving road and rail traffic affected in several areas.

Jul 01, 2019, 07:57 AM IST
Minor kills brother for not letting him play PUBG game in Thane

Minor kills brother for not letting him play PUBG game in Thane

A 15-year-old boy from Bhiwandi in Thane district of Maharashtra allegedly killed his elder brother for scolding him over playing PUBG game on his mobile phone, police said.

Jun 30, 2019, 12:33 PM IST
 9 villages lose connectivity due to landslide in Pune

9 villages lose connectivity due to landslide in Pune

As many as nine tribal villages lost road connectivity due to a landslide in Ambegaon taluka of Pune district in Maharashtra on Sunday.

Jun 30, 2019, 09:15 AM IST
Mumbai records three-digit rains in 24 hours; to surpass monthly rainfall target in a day: Skymet

Mumbai records three-digit rains in 24 hours; to surpass monthly rainfall target in a day: Skymet

This is the second highest rainfall in the city within 24 hours in the last 10 years.

Jun 29, 2019, 20:47 PM IST
Heavy rains kill 3, injure 2 in Mumbai; trigger traffic snarls, train cancellation

Heavy rains kill 3, injure 2 in Mumbai; trigger traffic snarls, train cancellation

In Mumbai and Goregaon, three people were killed in two separate incidents after they were electrouted and two others were injured.

Jun 28, 2019, 22:29 PM IST
Bombay HC upholds quota for Marathas, but orders to cut it from 16 to 12-13%

Bombay HC upholds quota for Marathas, but orders to cut it from 16 to 12-13%

It may be recalled that a bill was passed in Maharashtra on November 30 last year proposing 16% reservation in education and government jobs for the Marathas.

Jun 27, 2019, 16:18 PM IST
Monsoon hits Mumbai, to cover entire Maharashtra in 24 hours

Monsoon hits Mumbai, to cover entire Maharashtra in 24 hours

The monsoons also progressed into the central and western parts of the country.   

Jun 25, 2019, 14:38 PM IST