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Mumbai rains live updates: Wet start to week as city gears up for more showers

Mumbai rains live updates: Wet start to week as city gears up for more showers

The weekend may have provided respite to locals from crumbling civic services but the grind begins again under a dark and gloomy Mumbai sky.

Jul 16, 2018, 08:19 AM IST
Manic Monday awaits Mumbai as rain continues to lash city

Manic Monday awaits Mumbai as rain continues to lash city

Overnight rainfall led to waterlogging in several parts of the city including Chembur, Jogeshwari and Vikhroli. Cars were seen crawling through rainwater in the early Monday hours.

Jul 16, 2018, 07:14 AM IST
Mumbai woman travelling in train gives birth to twins at Kalyan railway station

Mumbai woman travelling in train gives birth to twins at Kalyan railway station

In an unusual incident, a woman travelling in a train gave birth to twins at Kalyan railway station near Mumbai in Maharashtra. The woman, a resident of Ghatkopar area in Mumbai, gave birth to a girl

Jul 15, 2018, 19:30 PM IST
Mumbai may face highest tide of the season today, BMC on alert

Mumbai may face highest tide of the season today, BMC on alert

The BMC closes the flood gates to prevent seawater from entering the city during high tides. 

Jul 15, 2018, 10:35 AM IST
Paranthas to replace popcorn? Maharashtra government allows outside food in multiplexes

Paranthas to replace popcorn? Maharashtra government allows outside food in multiplexes

Zee News' Rakesh Trivedi reports that action can taken against cinema hall employees in Maharashtra for stopping patrons from carrying their own food.

Jul 13, 2018, 14:51 PM IST
FIFA World Cup final: Bookies in India likely to operate from neighbouring countries

FIFA World Cup final: Bookies in India likely to operate from neighbouring countries

Zee News' Rakesh Trivedi reports that law enforcement agencies are on high alert and are expected to take strict action against any betting-related activities that may occur.

Jul 13, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
Congress launches campaign to count potholes in Mumbai, says city badly affected

Congress launches campaign to count potholes in Mumbai, says city badly affected

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had on Tuesday claimed that the number of potholes on Mumbai's roads have reduced considerably over the past four years. 

Jul 12, 2018, 17:48 PM IST
Mumbai rain: Skies give city a break; waterlogging continues, roads still jammed

Mumbai rain: Skies give city a break; waterlogging continues, roads still jammed

Heavy rain has been forecast over the next four days.

Jul 12, 2018, 08:19 AM IST
Mumbai rains: Heavy showers likely in next 24 hours, predicts MeT department

Mumbai rains: Heavy showers likely in next 24 hours, predicts MeT department

The weather department, earlier in the day, said that the intensity of rainfall might go up on July 13, Friday and July 14, Saturday.

Jul 11, 2018, 21:08 PM IST
Famous motorcycle coach Chetna Pandit allegedly commits suicide in Mumbai

Famous motorcycle coach Chetna Pandit allegedly commits suicide in Mumbai

A suicide note was found in the house which mentioned that nobody should be held responsible for her death.

Jul 11, 2018, 16:37 PM IST
Rainfall to continue in Mumbai this week, may rain in Delhi-NCR on Wednesday: MeT

Rainfall to continue in Mumbai this week, may rain in Delhi-NCR on Wednesday: MeT

The north-west part of the country will receive rainfall for the next three to four days with the temperature going further down.

Jul 11, 2018, 14:34 PM IST
 Relief for Mumbai as rain stops, Western Railway resumes services

Relief for Mumbai as rain stops, Western Railway resumes services

 Slight improvement in the weather allowed the authorities to resume suburban train services in some sections in Mumbai.

Jul 11, 2018, 13:23 PM IST
Employees weren't tying fractured tracks with cloth, was just a marker: Railway on viral video

Employees weren't tying fractured tracks with cloth, was just a marker: Railway on viral video

Clarifying the matter, Railway officials said that the cloth only marked the point of fracture, and it was not used to bridge the crack.

Jul 11, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
Check status of Mumbai local, long-distance trains as rains continue

Check status of Mumbai local, long-distance trains as rains continue

According to the Divisional Railway Manager, Western Railway, Mumbai Central, several trains have been cancelled due to water-logging on tracks and bad weather conditions.

Jul 11, 2018, 07:39 AM IST
Sambit Patra's photo in knee-deep Mumbai rains goes viral, Congress smells BJP-Shiv Sena nexus

Sambit Patra's photo in knee-deep Mumbai rains goes viral, Congress smells BJP-Shiv Sena nexus

In the photo, Patra is seen carrying his black shoes in one hand and an umbrella in another.

Jul 10, 2018, 23:36 PM IST
Supreme Court comes down hard against garbage mess in Delhi, waterlogging in Mumbai

Supreme Court comes down hard against garbage mess in Delhi, waterlogging in Mumbai

Supreme Court slapped fines on 10 states and two union territories for not filing their affidavits on their policies for solid waste management strategy.

Jul 10, 2018, 21:31 PM IST
NDRF rescues close to 2000 passengers stranded in Mumbai-bound trains

NDRF rescues close to 2000 passengers stranded in Mumbai-bound trains

In a joint operation, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), the police and fire brigade personnel rescued the passengers of Shatabdi Express and Vadodara Express, a Palghar district official

Jul 10, 2018, 21:02 PM IST
Air India Express flight slips and overshoots Mumbai runway; all passengers safe

Air India Express flight slips and overshoots Mumbai runway; all passengers safe

The primary runway of the Mumbai airport is currently under maintenance.

Jul 10, 2018, 17:23 PM IST
Watch: High tide in Mumbai as city reels under heavy rain

Watch: High tide in Mumbai as city reels under heavy rain

The downpour has the hit normal life bringing the city and its suburbs to a standstill. The local train services have also been affected with trains running 15 to 20 minutes late.

Jul 10, 2018, 12:50 PM IST
IMD forecasts more downpour in Mumbai and adjoining areas as maximum city battles incessant rains

IMD forecasts more downpour in Mumbai and adjoining areas as maximum city battles incessant rains

The city has been reeling under heavy rainfall for a fourth consecutive day with reports of water-logged streets and slow traffic since Tuesday early morning.

Jul 10, 2018, 09:03 AM IST