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Heavy rain in Mumbai paralyses traffic

Heavy rain in Mumbai paralyses traffic

Vehicular traiffic was paralysed and pedestrian movement was also disrupted due to flooded roads.

Sep 03, 2019, 19:37 PM IST
Overnight rains in Mumbai lead to waterlogging, high tide likely on Tuesday afternoon

Overnight rains in Mumbai lead to waterlogging, high tide likely on Tuesday afternoon

If the rain continues, Mumbaikars will face added trouble later on Monday as there is forecast of 4.54-metre high tide at 2.41 am.

Sep 03, 2019, 09:37 AM IST
Fire at ONGC plant near Mumbai doused; at least 4 killed, 8 injured

Fire at ONGC plant near Mumbai doused; at least 4 killed, 8 injured

The ONGC has posted a tweet confirming that the fire was doused successfully within two hours by firefighting team. The tweet confirmed that the fire broke out in storm water drainage unit of the

Sep 03, 2019, 08:56 AM IST
Mumbai-based aspiring actress commits suicide, jumps from apartment terrace

Mumbai-based aspiring actress commits suicide, jumps from apartment terrace

The deceased has been identified as Pearl Punjabi and is aged between 22 to 25 years. 

Aug 30, 2019, 08:30 AM IST
Mumbai: BEST employees demand pay hike, go on indefinite hunger strike

Mumbai: BEST employees demand pay hike, go on indefinite hunger strike

The protestors are demanding the merger of BEST budget with that of BMC, hike in salaries and Diwali bonus.  

Aug 29, 2019, 06:50 AM IST
Major fire breaks out at Mustafa Bazaar timber yard in Mumbai's Byculla

Major fire breaks out at Mustafa Bazaar timber yard in Mumbai's Byculla

Eight fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

Aug 28, 2019, 06:46 AM IST
Mumbai Airport changes terminals for domestic and international flights: Complete details

Mumbai Airport changes terminals for domestic and international flights: Complete details

The structural streamline of airlines initiated for the greater benefit and convenience of the passengers, said the airport.

Aug 27, 2019, 08:16 AM IST
Despite Bombay HC's order, animals sacrificed in many places in Mumbai on Eid-al-Adha

Despite Bombay HC's order, animals sacrificed in many places in Mumbai on Eid-al-Adha

It is estimated that around 2 lakh goats were sold in Mumbai alone for the occasion of Eid-al-Adha.

Aug 12, 2019, 15:30 PM IST
Mumbai braces for more rain, flood creates havoc in several states

Mumbai braces for more rain, flood creates havoc in several states

Schools and colleges will remain shut in Mumbai on Monday (August 5), its suburbs and smaller cities close to it as heavy showers are predicted to persist over the start of the new week.

Aug 04, 2019, 21:59 PM IST
After red alert over Mumbai rains, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis says 'government working with BMC'

After red alert over Mumbai rains, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis says 'government working with BMC'

As Mumbai reels under downpour, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday assured that the government is working along with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to minimise the

Aug 04, 2019, 10:54 AM IST
Delivery boy stabbed to death in Mumbai’s Vikhroli; cops on lookout for culprits

Delivery boy stabbed to death in Mumbai’s Vikhroli; cops on lookout for culprits

The 22-year-old man was reportedly returning after completing a delivery when he was stabbed to death.

Aug 04, 2019, 07:01 AM IST
Season's highest tide leaves 15 metric ton of trash in Mumbai, 4 drowned

Season's highest tide leaves 15 metric ton of trash in Mumbai, 4 drowned

Season's highest tide of around 4.9 meters washed ashore around 15 metric ton of trash on the shores of Marine Line on Saturday.

Aug 03, 2019, 23:52 PM IST
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