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Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray; Sena-BJP may announce pact to continue

Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray; Sena-BJP may announce pact to continue

The two leaders are slated to address a joint press conference later Monday night where a formal announcement on continuation of the alliance is expected, a senior BJP leader said.

Feb 18, 2019, 19:11 PM IST
Thane hospital uses Mumbai's local train to transport organ for transplant

Thane hospital uses Mumbai's local train to transport organ for transplant

A team of doctors covered a distance of 30.8 kilometres in 45 minutes using the local train to cover most of the distance.

Feb 16, 2019, 17:34 PM IST
Commuters left fuming as trains on Mumbai's Harbour Line suffer delays

Commuters left fuming as trains on Mumbai's Harbour Line suffer delays

The delay took place around 1745hrs, just when the evening rush hour had inched towards its peak traffic times.

Feb 11, 2019, 18:55 PM IST
Fire breaks out after 2 gas cylinders blast in Mumbai slum, 6 fire tenders rushed to spot

Fire breaks out after 2 gas cylinders blast in Mumbai slum, 6 fire tenders rushed to spot

As many as five fire tenders have been pressed to conduct the rescue operation.

Feb 11, 2019, 14:49 PM IST
Milind Deora admits to rift in Mumbai Congress, asks Sanjay Nirupam to put aside political difference

Milind Deora admits to rift in Mumbai Congress, asks Sanjay Nirupam to put aside political difference

Deora's remark comes amid reports of feud within Mumbai Congress.

Feb 05, 2019, 18:18 PM IST
Mumbai's Lower Parel Railway Station closed for 11 hours, 205 local trains cancelled

Mumbai's Lower Parel Railway Station closed for 11 hours, 205 local trains cancelled

The station was forced to shut down at 10 pm on Saturday and will remain closed till 9 am on Sunday. 

Feb 03, 2019, 07:36 AM IST
Mumbai mega block: Lower Parel railway station to remain shut from 10 PM tonight till 9 AM on Sunday

Mumbai mega block: Lower Parel railway station to remain shut from 10 PM tonight till 9 AM on Sunday

Nearly 205 local trains and 23 long-distance trains have been cancelled for the said period, it said.

Feb 02, 2019, 23:42 PM IST
Mumbai braces for 11-hour Western Railway block; Over 200 trains to be affected

Mumbai braces for 11-hour Western Railway block; Over 200 trains to be affected

    The Western Railway will dismantle the Delisle Road Over Bridge in the intermittent night of Saturday and Sunday.  

Feb 02, 2019, 07:29 AM IST
FIR lodged after 3 bike-borne men ram into Bollywood actress Shamita Shetty's car, slap and threaten her driver in Thane

FIR lodged after 3 bike-borne men ram into Bollywood actress Shamita Shetty's car, slap and threaten her driver in Thane

Based on the statement of the driver, an FIR has been lodged under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)

Jan 30, 2019, 18:25 PM IST
On Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary, Mumbai artist creates portrait with 33,000 Rudrakshas

On Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary, Mumbai artist creates portrait with 33,000 Rudrakshas

On the eve of the 93rd birth anniversary of late Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray, city-based artist Chetan Raut created a special portait with 33,000 rudraksha beads.

Jan 23, 2019, 06:45 AM IST
Over 46,000 runners take part in 16th edition Mumbai Marathon

Over 46,000 runners take part in 16th edition Mumbai Marathon

A host of top-class distance runners from the African continent, including pedigreed nations Ethiopia and Kenya, have descended here to show their worth and fight for the cash prizes.

Jan 20, 2019, 08:12 AM IST
Canadian woman molested at 5-star hotel in Mumbai, staff member arrested

Canadian woman molested at 5-star hotel in Mumbai, staff member arrested

A 35-year-old Canadian woman was allegedly molested by an employee of a city-based five-star hotel during her stay in Mumbai, a police official said Thursday.

Jan 17, 2019, 13:21 PM IST
BEST resumes bus services, brings relief for lakhs of Mumbai commuters

BEST resumes bus services, brings relief for lakhs of Mumbai commuters

The strike, which caused inconvenience to about 25 lakh bus commuters, was the longest-ever in BEST's history.

Jan 16, 2019, 19:51 PM IST
Mumbai teen commits suicide in attempt to astral travel, family says she watched videos on YouTube

Mumbai teen commits suicide in attempt to astral travel, family says she watched videos on YouTube

Police have registered a case and initiated an investigation. Videos related to Astral Travel have also been found on the victim's mobile phone.

Jan 16, 2019, 16:19 PM IST
Pulled up by Bombay High Court, BEST employees call off bus strike in Mumbai

Pulled up by Bombay High Court, BEST employees call off bus strike in Mumbai

The BEST union withdrew the strike after the High Court appointed a retired judge as a mediator to negotiate the issues.

Jan 16, 2019, 13:08 PM IST
Man gropes minor at a station while boarding Mumbai local, teen friend thrashes him up

Man gropes minor at a station while boarding Mumbai local, teen friend thrashes him up

After the girl raised an alarm, he left hurriedly by taking advantage of the crowd. 

Jan 16, 2019, 09:18 AM IST
BEST strike: Bombay HC seeks response from all stakeholders on ending agitation

BEST strike: Bombay HC seeks response from all stakeholders on ending agitation

Around 38,000 BEST employees have been on strike since the last eight days now.

Jan 15, 2019, 19:44 PM IST
Fire breaks out in 6 industrial godowns at Mumbra's Shilphata

Fire breaks out in 6 industrial godowns at Mumbra's Shilphata

The blaze erupted at around 01:45 am at AK Industrial Estate near Shilphata-Mahape Road.

Jan 15, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
NCP, AAP attack BJP-Shiv Sena as BEST bus strike enters 7th day

NCP, AAP attack BJP-Shiv Sena as BEST bus strike enters 7th day

The indefinite strike by BEST workers entered 7th day on Monday.

Jan 14, 2019, 16:21 PM IST
BEST buses strike in Mumbai enters 7th day; Uddhav Thackeray says ‘will fulfil promise’

BEST buses strike in Mumbai enters 7th day; Uddhav Thackeray says ‘will fulfil promise’

The MNS has threatened to join the protest if the government and BMC administration fail to resolve the strike by Monday.

Jan 14, 2019, 08:22 AM IST