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  Metros   Mumbai  17 Nov 2017

Metros, Mumbai, 17 Nov 2017

Pink bookworm may cost cotton industry Rs 10,000 crore

A report from CICR’s former director Dr K.R. Kranthi in December 2015 had warned the government about the issue.

17 Nov 2017 3:24 AM

Shiv Sena, Opposition unity forces BJP on backfoot ahead of bypoll

Fadnavis and Rane are thinking of making the latter contest in July 2018 when 11 Council seats will fall vacant.

17 Nov 2017 3:19 AM

State Cabinet expansion likely in February 2018

The CM had set several deadlines for expansion of the state Cabinet however it did not happen due to many reasons.

17 Nov 2017 3:16 AM

Narayan Rane not likely to contest poll

The 11 seats will be elected through members of the Legislative Assembly, where each contestant will need 26 seats to win.

17 Nov 2017 3:14 AM

Mantralaya, govt bldgs ban plastic in green drive

The state government has decided to ban plastic completely, beginning Gudi Padva of 2018.

17 Nov 2017 3:12 AM


Padmavati: MNS will take call after watching movie

Ram Kadam, a BJP MLA from Mumbai, said the film’s trailer had “hurt” the sentiments of a section of the people.

17 Nov 2017 3:10 AM

In a first, SRA to launch GIS portal for citizens

The City Title Survey (CTS) department of SRA has been working towards this portal for the past two years.

17 Nov 2017 3:07 AM

Sanjay Nirupam sued by Ravindra Waikar for slander

The issue pertains to the Aarey land scam case last year.

17 Nov 2017 3:05 AM

SRA finds 2,470 slum clusters

Spread over 9K acres in city, it has decreased from 3K clusters in 2015.

17 Nov 2017 3:01 AM

SoBo society to be stopped from using public plot for pvt use

It also directed the civic body to close the society’s access to the plot and throw it open for the public.

17 Nov 2017 2:58 AM


Parts of city, suburbs witness poor air quality

IITM scientists are attributing this to the dip in temperature with onset of winter.

17 Nov 2017 2:56 AM

Police hope debris will help identify Juinagar robbers

A team from the forensic department visited the site to check the debris.

17 Nov 2017 2:50 AM

Citizens stop BMC razing Malad temple

According to the locals, the civic corporation had issued a demolition notice to the temple claiming that it was not built before 1960.

17 Nov 2017 2:48 AM

Man masturbates near minors, arrested

The man, a hotel watchman was found masturbating in front of four girls.

17 Nov 2017 2:45 AM

BMC cautions MMRC of water pipeline damage

This has also led to interruption and contamination of water supply, causing inconvenience to citizens in respective areas.

17 Nov 2017 2:40 AM


Man arrested for raping minor relative

The accused has been booked under the relevant sections of the IPC and the POCSO Act.

17 Nov 2017 2:38 AM

Misbehaving MLA to be moved to Thane prison

Ramesh Kadam accused of making his ‘gang’ Byculla jail.

17 Nov 2017 2:35 AM

Bail application filed by cop’s 19-yr-old son who killed his mom gets rejected

Public prosecutor Sulbha Joshi opposed the bail plea saying that Mr Ganore’s crime was serious.

17 Nov 2017 2:27 AM

Bombay HC: Strengthen online vehicle-certification systems

A division bench of Justice A.S. Oka and Justice A.K. Menon was hearing a public interest litigation filed by Pune resident Shrikant Karve.

17 Nov 2017 1:08 AM

ISIS suspect Areeb Majeed seeks bail

According to him, this is change in circumstances for filing fresh bail plea.

17 Nov 2017 1:05 AM