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Mumbai rains: IMD issues red alert for next 48 hours; holiday declared in schools, colleges

Mumbai rains: IMD issues red alert for next 48 hours; holiday declared in schools, colleges

The city has been experiencing torrential rainfall for the past 24 hours, leading to waterlogging in most parts. 

Aug 03, 2019, 13:39 PM IST
Mumbai rains: Seasons' highest tide likely on Saturday, BMC asks citizens to stay off beach

Mumbai rains: Seasons' highest tide likely on Saturday, BMC asks citizens to stay off beach

The BMC issued a special set of instructions, advising citizens to stay away from the beach. 

Aug 03, 2019, 12:03 PM IST
Western line, Central line, Harbour line Mumbai local trains status

Western line, Central line, Harbour line Mumbai local trains status

Local trains on Western Line, Central Line and Harbour Line were delayed due to heavy rainfall in Mumbai.

Aug 03, 2019, 09:30 AM IST
Upset over father's scolding, 18-year-old beautician allegedly jumps to death from 6th floor

Upset over father's scolding, 18-year-old beautician allegedly jumps to death from 6th floor

On the day of the incident, father scolded the woman for returning home late from work.

Aug 03, 2019, 08:22 AM IST
Woman gangraped in Chembur, Mumbai Police starts probe

Woman gangraped in Chembur, Mumbai Police starts probe

The incident took place on July 7 but the 19-year-old was in a state of shock and did not disclose it. When she was admitted to a hospital due to her critical condition, reports revealed the sexual

Aug 01, 2019, 22:31 PM IST
Mumbai man killed by friends while celebrating his birthday in a park

Mumbai man killed by friends while celebrating his birthday in a park

Nitesh Sawant was celebrating his 32nd birthday at a park in Pant Nagar area of Ghatkopar along with his friends when the incident took place.

Jul 29, 2019, 07:27 AM IST
Pregnant woman goes into labour on board Mahalaxmi Express

Pregnant woman goes into labour on board Mahalaxmi Express

A nine-month pregnant woman went into labour in the stranded Mahalaxmi Express train which has been stuck in flood waters at Vangani for around 18 hours, here on Saturday.

Jul 27, 2019, 14:02 PM IST
Watch: Incredible footage shows NDRF, Indian Navy rescuing stranded passengers from Mahalaxmi Express

Watch: Incredible footage shows NDRF, Indian Navy rescuing stranded passengers from Mahalaxmi Express

Hundreds of passengers were stranded in Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express, which was stuck in between Badlapur and Wangani, following incessant rains in Mumbai and neighbour regions. 

Jul 27, 2019, 13:53 PM IST
Mumbai rains: Hundreds stranded on board Mahalaxmi Express; NRDF, IAF, Navy deployed

Mumbai rains: Hundreds stranded on board Mahalaxmi Express; NRDF, IAF, Navy deployed

Teams of National Disaster Response Force, Indian Navy, Army and Indian Air Force has been pressed into action.

Jul 27, 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Mumbai rains: Several trains cancelled and short terminated, locals running late

Mumbai rains: Several trains cancelled and short terminated, locals running late

Several passengers were stranded in local trains along Ambernath-Badlpur route after water logging at affected the railway tracks due to the overflowing of Ulhas river.

Jul 27, 2019, 10:04 AM IST
Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express held up due to rains; IAF, Navy deployed to rescue stranded passengers

Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express held up due to rains; IAF, Navy deployed to rescue stranded passengers

Mumbai-Kohlapur Mahalaxmi Express, with 700 passengers onboard, halted due to incessant rains on Saturday morning, informed the Central Railways Rescue operations are currently underway.

Jul 27, 2019, 08:16 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
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