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Third COVID-19 wave in Mumbai? Cases currently doubling faster than first, second waves

Third COVID-19 wave in Mumbai? Cases currently doubling faster than first, second waves

Out of the 2,172 fresh coronavirus infections in Maharashtra on Tuesday, Mumbai recorded 1,377 cases, a steep rise of 70 per cent from a day ago.

Dec 29, 2021, 06:47 AM IST
Omicron effect: BMC bans New Year celebration parties, gatherings in closed or open spaces in Mumbai

Omicron effect: BMC bans New Year celebration parties, gatherings in closed or open spaces in Mumbai

The order has come into effect from midnight of December 25 and will remain in force till the next directive.

Dec 25, 2021, 14:01 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee coins 'Jai Maratha, Jai Bangla' slogan in Mumbai, meets Shiv Sena leaders Aaditya Thackeray, Sanjay Raut

Mamata Banerjee coins 'Jai Maratha, Jai Bangla' slogan in Mumbai, meets Shiv Sena leaders Aaditya Thackeray, Sanjay Raut

During her two day visit to Mumbai, the Trinamool Congress chief also visited the famous Siddhivinayak Temple and prayed for Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray's health.

Dec 01, 2021, 11:04 AM IST
Aryan Khan drugs case: A 'farziwada' by Sameer Wankhede, says Nawab Malik after bail order reveals 'nothing objectionable in WhatsApp chats'

Aryan Khan drugs case: A 'farziwada' by Sameer Wankhede, says Nawab Malik after bail order reveals 'nothing objectionable in WhatsApp chats'

Malik said that NCB official Sameer Wankhede should be suspended following the Bombay High Court's findings.

Nov 21, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
'Act of treason', Padma Shri should be withdrawn: Shiv Sena on Kangana Ranaut's 'bheek' remark

'Act of treason', Padma Shri should be withdrawn: Shiv Sena on Kangana Ranaut's 'bheek' remark

Ranaut had recently said that India attained freedom in 2014 when the Modi-led government came to power and described the country`s Independence in 1947 as 'bheek'.

Nov 13, 2021, 11:24 AM IST
Sameer Wankhede part of plot to 'kidnap' Aryan Khan, claims Nawab Malik

Sameer Wankhede part of plot to 'kidnap' Aryan Khan, claims Nawab Malik

The Maharashtra minister alleged that BJP leader Mohit Bharatiya was the "mastermind" of the plot.

Nov 07, 2021, 11:39 AM IST
'Just the beginning': Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede dropped from Aryan Khan drugs case

'Just the beginning': Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede dropped from Aryan Khan drugs case

The NCB has transferred the investigation in the controversial cruise drugs matter and five other cases from the Sameer Wankhede-headed Mumbai unit headed to an SIT.

Nov 06, 2021, 08:35 AM IST
Union Minister Ramdas Athawale extends support to NCB's Sameer Wankhede, asks Nawab Malik to stop 'conspiring'

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale extends support to NCB's Sameer Wankhede, asks Nawab Malik to stop 'conspiring'

The Republican Party of India (A) chief said that Wankhede is a Hindu Dalit and a follower of BR Ambedkar.

Nov 01, 2021, 10:12 AM IST
Aryan Khan drugs case: 'Genie is out of the bottle', says Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede's family members meet BJP leader

Aryan Khan drugs case: 'Genie is out of the bottle', says Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede's family members meet BJP leader

The NCP leader accused the BJP of misusing central agencies to defame Maharashtra and the Hindi film industry based in Mumbai. 

Oct 30, 2021, 09:07 AM IST
NCB chief Sameer Wankhede's family followed Islam, says officer's ex-father-in-law

NCB chief Sameer Wankhede's family followed Islam, says officer's ex-father-in-law

The claim comes amid Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik's allegations that Sameer Wankhede was born as a Muslim, but forged documents to get a job under quota after clearing the UPSC examination.

Oct 28, 2021, 17:30 PM IST
Aryan Khan drugs case: Nawab Malik steps up attack, shares NCB official Sameer Wankhede's 'Nikah Nama'

Aryan Khan drugs case: Nawab Malik steps up attack, shares NCB official Sameer Wankhede's 'Nikah Nama'

The NCP leader said that the issue he is exposing of 'Sameer Dawood Wankhede' is not about his religion, but about the 'fraudulent means' by which he has obtained a caste certificate to get an IRS

Oct 27, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
Mumbai local trains to run at pre-pandemic level from THIS date, check details

Mumbai local trains to run at pre-pandemic level from THIS date, check details

The decision has been taken considering the increased flow of commuters.

Oct 26, 2021, 06:51 AM IST
Massive fire breaks out in residential building in Mumbai’s Parel, several feared trapped

Massive fire breaks out in residential building in Mumbai’s Parel, several feared trapped

"Level 3 fire broke out at Avighna park apartment, Curry Road around 12 noon today. No injuries reported," said Mumbai Fire Brigade.

Oct 22, 2021, 12:49 PM IST
Drugs case: NCB officials meet Mumbai Police officials, allege being followed by cops

Drugs case: NCB officials meet Mumbai Police officials, allege being followed by cops

The NCB officials refused to divulge more information about it as the matter is `sensitive`.

Oct 12, 2021, 06:37 AM IST
BEST claims 8 buses vandalised in Mumbai during Maharashtra bandh, seeks police protection

BEST claims 8 buses vandalised in Mumbai during Maharashtra bandh, seeks police protection

Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport alleged that the buses were vandalised amid Maha Vikas Aghadi`s (MVA) Maharashtra bandh on Monday in protest against the Lakhimpur Kheri incident.

Oct 11, 2021, 14:20 PM IST
NCB has no connection with BJP: Ramdas Athawale refutes Nawab Malik's allegations

NCB has no connection with BJP: Ramdas Athawale refutes Nawab Malik's allegations

The Union Minister said that the NCP leader is deliberately making false allegations against BJP and that the anti-drug agency is an independent entity and is doing its work correctly.

Oct 11, 2021, 07:12 AM IST
CBI director Subodh Jaiswal summoned by Mumbai Police in phone tapping-data leak case

CBI director Subodh Jaiswal summoned by Mumbai Police in phone tapping-data leak case

The case relates to the `leak' of a report prepared by IPS officer Rashmi Shukla about alleged corruption in police transfers in Maharashtra when she headed the state intelligence department (SID). 

Oct 10, 2021, 11:52 AM IST
Is COVID-19 third wave going to hit Mumbai? Here's what BMC told Bombay HC

Is COVID-19 third wave going to hit Mumbai? Here's what BMC told Bombay HC

In Mumbai, there were 339 fresh coronavirus cases and two deaths on Monday. The city currently has 4,532 active coronavirus cases.

Oct 05, 2021, 10:00 AM IST
Man in viral selfie with Aryan Khan not our officer or employee, clarifies NCB

Man in viral selfie with Aryan Khan not our officer or employee, clarifies NCB

The selfie went viral on social media platforms after the Narcotics Control Bureau detained Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan Khan in connection with the drug seizure on a cruise ship. 

Oct 04, 2021, 10:01 AM IST
COVID-19: Number of devotees at places of worship in Mumbai capped to 50% of capacity

COVID-19: Number of devotees at places of worship in Mumbai capped to 50% of capacity

Mumbai civic body issued an order to capping the number of devotees to places of worship.

Oct 01, 2021, 19:59 PM IST