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Kabutarkhana to get a makeover

The Kabutarkhana in Dadar	—Bhagwan Parab

The Dadar Kabutarkhana, one of the city’s famous landmarks, is in for a major revamp.

‘Vigilance key to security’

The Peshawar school tragedy could very well happen in our schools said principals and members of parent-teacher associations, as the present security measures are insufficient.

Rash drivers, beware! Cops looking beyond drunks

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The Mumbai traffic police will conduct its annual drive against drunk driving between December 21, 2014 and January 1, 2015 with a severe crackdown on over-speeding and rash driving for the very first

‘Solve Kala Ghoda festival issue amicably’

The Bombay high court on Thursday directed organisers of the Kala Ghoda festival and local residents, who are opposing this fair, to hold a meeting and try to find an amicable solution to this problem

1,000 acres for public use if coast is clear

Encroachments on the MbPT land; (below in white) the MbPT area

Report submitted to shipping ministry recommends developing eastern coast with help of MbPT

Supreme Court to look into farmers’ suicides

The Supreme Court on Thursday decided to examine the issue of suicides by debt-ridden farmers from the Maharashtra, which witnessed a horrific incident of a 75-year-old tiller lighting his own funeral

Implement women’s safety recommendations, says High Court

The Bombay high court on Thursday suggested that the state government consider implementing the Justice Dharmadhikari Panel recommendations at the earliest as setting up committees and panels to sugge

BMC spends only 24% of funds this year

With barely three months left for announcement of the new fiscal budget, the BMC has managed to spend only 24 per cent of the funds allotted to it, raising concerns that monies earmarked for civic dev

Action on firms with less locals?

The state industry ministry, which is headed by Shiv Sena leader Subhash Desai, is considering taking action against businesses that have less than 80 per cent Maharashtrians on their payroll.

Man kills self over wife’s MRI

The husband of a 20-year-old patient at Sion Hospital committed suicide after he had a disagreement with her over a prescribed magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan test for her.

India’s retail sector is a potpourri of formats.

There was a news report not so long ago that ICRISAT (International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics), an international organisation and part of the CGIAR (Consultative Group on Inte