Mumbai News

Mumbai police seized drugs worth Rs 1,081crore in the last 19 months, reveals RTI

The RTI query filed by activist Anil Galgali sought information regarding the number of drug-related cases, arrests, seized drugs and their value.

published : 15 Nov 2019

SC extends ban on felling trees in Mumbai's Aarey Colony for Metro car shed project

A bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta said it will hear the matter at length in December.

published : 15 Nov 2019

Prince Charles celebrates 71st birthday with school children in Mumbai

The Prince of Wales cut the birthday cake in a simple and brief function with more than 20 school children grouped around him, who clapped and wished him happy returns of the day.

published : 14 Nov 2019

Talks on in right direction: Uddhav Thackeray after meeting Congress leaders on Maharashtra impasse

Thackeray said this after a meeting with senior Maharashtra Congress leaders Ashok Chavan, Balasaheb Thorat and Manikrao Thakare at a suburban hotel.

published : 13 Nov 2019

Trains between Chennai and Mumbai diverted to make way for line work

For commissioning a double line, three trains playing between Chennai and Mumbai will be diverted to a run on different route.

published : 11 Nov 2019

KBC row: Mumbai NCP protests outside Sony TV's office

A section of KBC viewers is upset over Maratha ruler Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj being addressed simply as Shivaji in a recent episode.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Heavy rains lash parts of Mumbai, adjoining areas due to Cyclone 'Maha'

Heavy showers lashed Mumbai suburbs of Ghatkopar, Chembur, Santacruz, Borivali, Kandivali and Malad in the early hours of Friday, an official said.

published : 08 Nov 2019

'Won't meet any politician in Mumbai': Gadkari on solving Maharashtra impasse

The Union Minister's visit triggered speculation in political circles that he may step in to break the fortnight-long BJP- Sena logjam over sharing the chief minister's post.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Mumbai diary: Reward for potholes yet to reach citizens

The Union government has finally cleared the pollution control action plan for Mumbai after it was rectified three times.

published : 08 Nov 2019

I-T auctions Mumbai flat at over Rs 12 crore in case against Bofors agent Win Chadha

The income tax dues pertained to alleged receipt of commission from Bofors, a Swedish company, by Win Chadha that was allegedly not disclosed by him to tax authorities in India.

published : 07 Nov 2019

BEST plans to ply 37 Tejaswini buses in Mumbai exclusively for women

BEST is already running a few ladies special buses on major routes, one of which is a double-decker bus between CSMT station and NCPA.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Security tightened in Mumbai ahead of Ayodhya case verdict

Prohibitory orders are already in place and no celebration or mourning with respect to the judgement will be allowed in the city.

published : 06 Nov 2019

Man with gutkha worth Rs 6 lakh arrested in Mumbai

Acting on a tip-off, a team from Mumbai police's crime branch on Monday nabbed Abu Sahama Riyaz Ahmad Khan from a parked van, which was loaded with the banned substance, an official said.

published : 05 Nov 2019

Poster projecting Aaditya Thackeray as Maharashtra CM installed outside Matoshree

Aaditya, Uddhav Thackeray's son, won from Worli Assembly Constituency in the recent Assembly polls in the state.

published : 05 Nov 2019

Merchant navy captain who forced wife to have sex with other men denied bail 

The complainant said her husband recorded the act and used to blackmail her, saying he would upload the video clips on the internet if she refused his "sex fantasies".

published : 01 Nov 2019