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Mumbai News

Dry spell to continue till August 27

Mumbai has witnessed rainfall, which is 68 per cent less than normal in August, as per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

24 Aug 2019 2:18 AM

BEST workers’ cast vote to decide on strike

The key issue raised by the unions was to start negotiations for a fresh wage agreement and charter of demands.

24 Aug 2019 2:16 AM

CISF, police to tighten security at city airport

The family explained to the police that he indulged in such antics when he doesn’t take his medicines on time.

24 Aug 2019 2:14 AM

50 tonnes of blacktip sharks end up in fishermen’s nets

Fishermen stated that last monsoon too blacktip sharks were caught by the gill net boats.

24 Aug 2019 2:11 AM

Bombay HC dismissed plea seeking amendment in abortion law

The court rejected the petition saying that there were health and legal issues around the abortions of rape victims.

24 Aug 2019 2:08 AM


Security beefed up in Mumbai for Dahi Handi

The police has appealed to citizens to register complaints on Twitter, emergency number and via SMS.

24 Aug 2019 2:06 AM

State-level body to study climate change impact

Health minister Eknath Shinde is the chairman of the body.

24 Aug 2019 2:04 AM

AAP set to fight polls in Maharashtra

He claimed the party was entering into the electoral contest to save the “distressed” people of Maharashtra.

24 Aug 2019 2:03 AM

BJP-Shiv Sena will return to power, says CM

He said that the people knew that they would complete the pending development works.

24 Aug 2019 2:01 AM

Fadnavis dismisses Raj’s ‘political vendetta’ charge

Fadnavis said that his party had no reason to target a person who could not even win four Assembly seats.

24 Aug 2019 1:59 AM


Shiv Sena suggests Kanjurmarg for metro shed

It is to be noted that the Sena has been opposing the carshed at the ecologically sensitive Aarey.

24 Aug 2019 1:56 AM

48 per cent trees transplanted by MMRC are now dead wood

Poor methodology among reasons stated.

24 Aug 2019 1:54 AM

90L farmers’ claims denied, says Uddhav Thackeray

The Sena chief said his party would take to streets to if all farmers were not paid.

24 Aug 2019 1:48 AM

OC only for disabled-friendly bldgs, rules HC

The bench asked the civic body to carry out inspection of these buildings and submit a report on August 26.

23 Aug 2019 6:30 AM

Man who threatened to kill cricketers nabbed

ICC and BCCI also received the copy of the said e-mail within next 24 hours.

23 Aug 2019 6:28 AM


It’s curtains for BEST half-ticket rule

The half-ticket facility for children had started on August 19, 1928. After 91 years, the half-ticket facility has been stopped.

23 Aug 2019 6:27 AM

‘Polluted’ Thane needs action plan

According to MPCB data, Thane district has the highest number of highly polluted industries in the state.

23 Aug 2019 6:25 AM

Lawyer fined for seeking ex-PM’s award revocation

The court imposed a penalty of Rs 50,000 on advocate Jaiswal for filing a “frivolous” petition.

23 Aug 2019 6:23 AM

Activist’s tweet on Raj’s family attracts trolls

No sooner, Ms Damania became a target of MNS supporters, who trolled her vehemently for her comments.

23 Aug 2019 6:22 AM

Thackeray clan supports Raj, reiterates Sena

Raut said that the Sena chief had spoken as Raj Thackeray’s brother.

23 Aug 2019 6:19 AM