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2,267 new Covid cases in Mumbai; toll 8,372

The Times of India 19 Sep 2020 1:40 am

Kanganas Rs 2 crore damages claim bogus, BMC tells HC

The Indian Express 19 Sep 2020 1:34 am

Maha Covid count rises by 21,656; toll by 405

The Times of India 19 Sep 2020 12:34 am

HC refuses termination of pregnancy

The Bombay High Court has refused to allow a woman in her 22nd week permission to terminate her pregnancy after she cited projected mental trauma from foetal anomalies as

The Times of India 19 Sep 2020 12:19 am

Dharavi's Covid tally goes up by 18 to 2,993

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 11:16 pm

Mumbai: Western Railway to increase suburban services from 350 to 500 from Monday

Western Railway on Friday evening announced to increase the number of daily special suburban services from 350 to 500 from Monday, 21st September in order to maintain soc

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 10:10 pm

On PM Narendra Modi's birthday, Anand Lok Sabha MP Mitesh Patel distributes 70 tricycles

Today on the occasion of Honorable Prime Minister Shree Narendra Damodar Das Modi's 70th birthday occasion, Anand Lok Sabha MP Mitesh Patel organised a function where 70

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:32 pm

Indian, Chinese troops in rifle range at 4 places at Pangong Lake

Despite the Indian and Chinese foreign ministers agreeing to reduce tensions along the disputed border, both the countries troops are in rifle range at four locations at

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:05 pm

Ambedkar statue's stone laying ceremony postponed

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 6:05 pm

Mumbai: Crowd gathers outside Maha CM's house

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 6:05 pm

China biopharma plant leak infects thousands with bacterial disease

Thousands of people in northwest China have tested positive for a bacterial disease after a leak from a state-owned biopharmaceutical plant making animal vaccines last ye

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 5:21 pm

AI-based cameras detect rail travellers with fever, without masks

Technology has come to the rescue of the Indian Railways -- operating 310 passenger, Mail and Express trains as of now across the country -- in detecting passengers with

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 4:10 pm

Cyber attack on govt computers, email traced to Bengaluru

In a massive security breach, a malware has attacked approximately 100 computers of the National Informatics Centre (NIC), the government's nodal agency which is responsi

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 3:44 pm

Blatant lie: PM Modi tears into opposition on Farm Bills

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked Opposition parties on Friday, saying they are lying to farmers. He also claimed that the NDA Government is doing what hey themselve

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 3:31 pm

Bengaluru police nab duo, recover LSD and THC coated jellies

Continuing its battle against illegal drugs in Bengaluru, the Central Crime Branch's narcotics wing seized LSD strips and Tetra Hydrocannabinol (THC) coated jelly worth R

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 2:50 pm

MSRTC buses start operating with full passenger capacity

The Indian Express 18 Sep 2020 1:47 pm

'All lower courts to work in 2 shifts from Monday'

Modifying standard operating procedure issued in the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic, the Bombay high courts administrative committee on Thursday directed all lower

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 1:38 pm

Trinamool MP kicks up a row by mocking cow urine in Rajya Sabha

The Trinamool Congress kicked up a row inside the Rajya Sabha on Friday as it mocked cow urine. It found itself in the minority as parties from across the nation vouched

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 1:25 pm

Building part collapses in liquid nitrogen tank blast in Mumbai; onehurt

The tank, which had capacity to store 250 liters of liquid nitrogen, suddenly exploded in the lab housed in the building, the official said.

The New Indian Express 18 Sep 2020 1:09 pm

Mumbai: NCB raids 4 drug peddlers, recovers 1.418 kg narcotics

Continuing its operation against the drugs trade in Mumbai, Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has detained four drug peddlers as part of its investigations into the drugs an

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 1:07 pm

Dubai suspends Air India Express flights till October 2 for bringing 'COVID-19 positive' passengers

The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority has suspended Air India Express flights till October 2 for allegedly bringing passengers with COVID-positive certificates twice during

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 12:53 pm

Mumbai's COVID Hero - Forever Memorialised Through the Power of Art

Six months of living with the coronavirus pandemic has seen the situation steadily deteriorate. And nowhere has its impact been worse than in India. Millions across the n

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 12:06 pm

Mumbai: MBA grad cons senior citizens at ATMs

A 33-year-old unemployed MBA graduate was on Wednesday arrested for hoodwinking people, mostly senior citizens, and withdrawing money from their accounts at ATM kiosks.

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 12:05 pm

Maharashtra board examiners yet to be paid

Weeks after SSC results came out, Mumbai division examiners are yet to get their dues from the state board.

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 12:02 pm

Navi Mum to use health database to fight Covid

The Navi Mumbai civic body decided to prepare a health database of the entire citys population via the ongoing door-to-door health survey, to fight Covid-19. Total 720 te

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 11:51 am

Fashion designer Sharbari Dutta suffers heart stroke, dies at 63 in Kolkata

Eminent fashion designer Sharbari Dutta died following a stroke at her residence in Kolkata, her family said. She was 63. Dutta, who lived alone, was found dead in the wa

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 11:49 am

Mumbai: Cylinder blast at Old Passport Office in Worli, one injured

A fire broke out in an air conditioner duct at old passport office (Manish Commercial Centre) in Worli Annie Besant Road on Friday, which led to a cylinder blast, said

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 11:10 am

COVID-19: Maharashtra government to recruit 2,852 medical students from campus to work in hospitals

As the Covid-19 situation remains critical, the Maharashtra government has decided to draft 2,852 medical students right from their campuses to work in hospitals across t

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 11:04 am

Mumbai: Human skeleton found at abandoned building in Mulund

A human skeleton was recovered from a construction site in Mulund (West) on Wednesday. The dilapidated building named Sadhana at RHB road has been lying vacant for the pa

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 10:58 am

COVID-19: Over 96,000 cases registered in 24 hours, tally crosses 52 lakh mark

With a massive spike of 96,424 new cases and 1,172 deaths in the last 24 hours, India's Covid-19 tally on Friday crossed the 52-lakh mark. Out of the total 52,14,677 case

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 10:38 am

CBI case against software companies for sending pop-up messages on PCs, raids at 10 places

The CBI on Thursday said that it has registered a case against several companies for transmitting pop-ups to the victims' personal computers with warnings or bogus messag

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 10:29 am

Delayed by COVID-19 striking NCB officer, B Town round up to resume from Monday

Sources close to developments in the major drug expose in B Town are close to calling key producers, directors, actors, actresses and other film personalities for questio

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 10:26 am

Supreme Court to High Courts: Dispose of cases against MPs and MLAs within 2 months

The Supreme Court has asked the Chief Justices of all High Courts to immediately list all pending criminal cases involving sitting/former legislators (MPs/MLAs), particul

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 10:12 am

No lockdown, routine order reissued: Mumbai cops

The city police on Thursday clarified no fresh restrictions on movement of people had been imposed and they had simply reissued an existing order under Section 144 of CrP

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 10:05 am

Apple to celebrate Diwali with first online store in India on September 23

Ending months of speculation, Apple is all set to launch its first exclusive online store in India on September 23 just ahead of the festive season, offering a full range

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 9:42 am

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Forensic re-examination hints at discrepancies in description of crime scene

The 'medico legal opinion' of forensic experts, which holds the key to unravelling the mystery shrouding the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput , hints at cert

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 9:41 am

Follow corona guidelines, make planet healthy: PM Modi on what he wants on birthday

Noting that many people have asked him what he wants on his birthday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that he would want COVID-19 guidelines like wearing mask

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 9:31 am

Maharashtra: ST buses to run at full capacity

From Friday, the 5,500 state transport (ST) buses plying across Maharashtra will run at 100% occupancy.

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 9:05 am

Mumbai colleges rely on technology to prevent copying during final-year online exams

In view of the COVID-19 pandemic and the social distancing norms, colleges and universities in Mumbai have conceptualized a virtual, home-based format for the final year

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 8:07 am

Covid death rate drops across all ages in Mumbai

Amid the continued rise in Covid cases in the city, there is a bit of a positive trend emerging. The case fatality rate (CFR, or ratio of deaths to positive patients) acr

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 7:52 am

Sushant Singh Rajput case: 'Assaulted and forced to confess,' says alleged peddler

Karamjeet Singh aka KJ, who the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested in connection with the ongoing investigation into the alleged drug syndicate in Bollywood, has fil

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:15 am

MSRTC buses to now operate at 100 per cent passenger capacity

The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC), one of the biggest public transport undertakings in the country with a fleet of 18,000 buses, on Thursday night

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:09 am

Online schooling: Bullying on the rise as Maharashtra receives 30 complaints

As education has gone online, cyberbullying has become a new headache for schools, with 30 complaints from schools and colleges across Maharashtra received by the state's

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:08 am

Railways to start 3 more outstation trains for Mumbai

Both Central Railway (CR) and Western Railway (WR) released details of three more trains to and from Mumbai as a part of additional special trains across the country, wit

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:06 am

COVID-19 in Mumbai: Section 144? Don't panic, say city cops

A Mumbai police order extendingthe imposition of Section 144 to ban public gatherings under the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) till September 30 sparked panic as citizens

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:06 am

Mumbai: Where is our flyover, Oshiwara residents ask Aaditya Thackeray

Members of the Lokhandwala-Oshiwara Citizens Association (LOCA) have written to Yuva Sena Chief and Guardian Minister of Mumbai's suburbs Aaditya Thackeray , urging him t

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:05 am

COVID-19 in Mumbai: Vasai-Virar hospitals in chaos due to O2 woes

The lack of oxygen is causing chaos at hospitals in the Vasai-Virar-Nalasopara stretch with over 2,000 COVID-19 patients needing immediate support. The workload of suppli

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:04 am

Mumbai's COVID-19 count rises but growth rate dips

The COVID-19 infection continued to spread in the state with more than 24,000 fresh cases reported on Thursday, taking the total tally to 11.45 lakh. However, there was a

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 7:00 am

Decade after it was banned, drug still killing India's vultures

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds' (RSPB) Centre for Conservation Science, the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), Bird Conservation Nepal, IUCN Bangladesh

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 6:59 am

Mumbai: First rubberised road to come up in Virar

Western Railway's Mumbai division is getting its first rubberised roads at level crossings and it is expected to be built in Virar . This may not just give a comfortable

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 6:55 am

Mumbai Diary: Friday Dossier

Getting a leg-up A group of dancers practise their craft against the backdrop of the Arabian Sea, at Bandra Reclamation on Thursday. PIC/Sameer Markande Keep them Happy W

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 6:44 am

We cannot afford mask-less offenders in the city

It is extremely unfortunate that Mumbaikars need to be rapped on the knuckles when it comes to masking up to fight COVID-19. The pandemic rages on, and we are going throu

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 6:31 am

How to be full of your self

Last week I agreed to a 'termination' session with my therapist. The word sounds cruel and cold. I'm searching, still, for its replacement. It had been months since our l

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 6:31 am

COVID-19: Autopsies extremely important in death cases, say experts

AS the number of COVID-19 cases rise again, health experts and medical academicians have tagged this as phase 3 of the pandemic (community spread). The need of the hour a

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 5:06 am

Mumbai: Crime Branch to probe death of 26-year-old beaten up by cop

Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh on Thursday transferred the case of 26-year-old's death after being allegedly beaten up by an officer at RCF police station in

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 5:02 am

Mumbai's famous drug rehab guru accused of rape

(This story originally appeared in Mumbai Mirror on September 18, 2020)

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 5:00 am

Mumbai: BMC cracks down on 'no mask' offenders, fines nearly 1200 people in 3 days

Mumbaikars will now have to think twice before stepping out without a mask covering their nose and mouth, as the BMC has shed its lax attitude in acting against the viola

mid-day.com 18 Sep 2020 4:44 am

Maharashtra: Police inspector succumbs to Covid in Raigad

The Indian Express 18 Sep 2020 4:24 am

No changes in restrictions in effect in Mumbai, says police

The Indian Express 18 Sep 2020 4:17 am

Students across Maharashtra can avail BMCs online classes

The Indian Express 18 Sep 2020 3:09 am

Thane: 1 dead as tempo rams into autorickshaw

A passenger seated in a stationery autorickshaw was killed on the spot and two others, including a co-passenger and the auto driver sustained serious injuries when an uni

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 2:05 am

Maharashtra records 24,619 new Covid cases

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 1:58 am

Covid: BJP, MNS demand transfer of KDMC chief

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 1:36 am

Maharashtra: BJP to protest at all MSRTC depots

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 12:34 am

Shiv Sena leader roughs up man over his remarks

A Shiv Sena leader from Murbad taluka in Thane district beat up a man for his alleged objectionable remarks against CM Uddhav Thackeray.

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 12:30 am

Mumbai cops issue prohibitory orders till Sep 30

The order stated that as Mumbai witnesses another spike in the number of daily Covid-19 cases, so in an attempt to curb the spread of virus, section 144 of CrPC has been

The Times of India 18 Sep 2020 12:24 am

Commuters are broke, broken and very angry

As govt refuses to lift restrictions on train travel, commuters seek compensation of Rs 10,000-a-month

The Times of India 17 Sep 2020 11:40 pm

Covid hospitals to get fresh medical graduates

The Times of India 17 Sep 2020 11:36 pm

1,796 new Covid cases recorded in Thane dist

The Times of India 17 Sep 2020 9:54 pm