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Mumbai: Ola felicitates top-performing driver partner with gold vouchers

In an event held at Andheri on Friday, Ola, one of the world's largest ride-hailing platforms, recognized its driver-partners, lauding their dedication and excellent trac

Mid-Day 17 Nov 2019 4:43 pm

SC verdict on Seven Hills Hosp gives boost to BMC

(This story originally appeared in MumbaiMirror on November 17, 2019)

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 12:22 pm

Thane civic body's fee hike plan upsets sportspersons

The civic body has increased the rates for using pitches at Dadoji Konddev Stadium for practice it used to charge Rs 30,000 for one batch which has been increased to Rs

Hindustan Times 17 Nov 2019 11:06 am

PMC Bank fraud: Son of former MLA held in Mumbai; ninth arrest in case

Rajneet Singh, who was arrested from his Bhandup home, was in the recovery committee of PMC Bank, and multiple EOW officers, who did not wish to be named, said he was awa

Hindustan Times 17 Nov 2019 11:06 am

Maharashtra govt uncertainty continues: Sharad Pawar-Sonia Gandhi meeting pushed...

Meanwhile, Sharad Pawar has called a meeting of his partys core committee on Sunday evening in Pune, where he is likely to discuss the current political scenario and take

Hindustan Times 17 Nov 2019 11:06 am

Road fatalities: Mum fares better, 3% reduction

While road fatalities in the state surged, Mumbai fared better in 2018, by bringing about a 3% reduction in accident deaths year-on-year.

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 8:27 am

Mum: Biker's legs crushed under 'parked' trailer

A 25-year-old motorcyclist was grievously injured after an improperly parked trailer hit his vehicle, trapping him beneath the wheel for nearly an hour, at Borivli (E) on

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 8:19 am

Incomplete work: Builder to pay Rs 63L to society

The state consumer commission has ordered a developer to pay a housing society in Santa Cruz around Rs 63 lakh as compensation for failing to conduct proper repairs in li

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 6:06 am

Mum: KEM doc found dead with syringe beside him

A junior doctor from KEM Hospital, Parel, was found dead on the terrace of his hostel building on Saturday afternoon. Dr Pranay Rajkumar Jaiswal (26), was depressed over

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 6:05 am

13 seniors booked for ragging homeo student

A 23-year-old homeopathy doctor pursuing a postgraduate degree from a Palghar medical college accused 13 seniors of ragging her during an unofficial introductory session

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 5:51 am

Volunteers learn how to attend to crash victims

Rupesh Tandel was walking down Mahim Causeway a few months back when a container knocked down a motorcyclist. Tandel, a local resident, reached the victim first and notic

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 5:26 am

1 SUV, 2 men and a 41-country adventure

Travel enthusiasts Pradeep Mehta and Sudhir Baldota who embarked on a world tour of 60 countries spanning 70,000km and four continents in an SUV six months ago, are back

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 4:58 am

I no longer had to worry about frostbite, says Mark Inglis

60-year-old double amputee, who scaled Everest, shares his motivation mantra

The Hindu 17 Nov 2019 4:54 am

BMC to give Rs 5L to infant who lost arm in KEM

The BMC will soon move a proposal to give Rs 5 lakh as compensation to two-month-old Prince Rajbhar who suffered burns and lost his left arm following a short-circuit in

The Times of India 17 Nov 2019 4:02 am

Maharashtra: 2 labourers succumb to injuries in Raigad blaze

The Indian Express 17 Nov 2019 2:53 am

Goodwin Jewellers duped over 700 people of Rs 21 crore: EOW

The Indian Express 17 Nov 2019 1:15 am

Mumbai: Man held for passing on hoteliers numbers to gangster

The Indian Express 17 Nov 2019 12:53 am

Thane: SUV runs over 13-year-old student

A 13-year-old school student died after an SUV rammed him down at Bhiwandi in the Thane district of Maharashtra.

The Times of India 16 Nov 2019 11:00 pm

KEM resident doc injects self with poison, dies

A 28-year-old resident doctor of civic-run KEM Hospital in Parel in central Mumbai allegedly committed suicide by injecting himself with poison, police said on Saturday.

The Times of India 16 Nov 2019 6:55 pm

Mumbai residents need not buy RO purifiers

Mumbai residents need not buy reverse osmosis (RO) water purifiers as a study by the Union Consumer Affairs Ministry has found samples of tap water collected from the fin

The Times of India 16 Nov 2019 6:48 pm

Mumbai tap water safe for drinking;Chennai, Delhi, Kolkatanot:Govt study

Similarly, samples drawn from 17 other state capitals were not as per the specification #39;Indian Standard (IS)-10500:2012 #39; for drinking water.

The New Indian Express 16 Nov 2019 5:31 pm

19-year-old kills uncle, beheads body

The accused beheaded the body and abandoned it at Pimpri village, Dahisar on Friday. The incident came to light when a passerby noticed a beheaded and informed the police

Hindustan Times 16 Nov 2019 4:56 pm

BJP-Shiv Sena break-up could impact Mumbai mayor polls on November 22

In the 2017 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation polls, the Sena had won 84 corporator seats while the its then ally BJP was a close second with 82 seats in the 227-member

The New Indian Express 16 Nov 2019 2:14 pm

Neral-Matheran toy train to trundle again

You can expect the Neral-Matheran toy train to be up and working before the summer vacation. Work on restoring the rain-ravaged route has begun and is slated for completi

The Times of India 16 Nov 2019 11:35 am

Bombay HC sets free woman sentenced to life for allegedly killing her 8-year-old...

The body of Shalini Gaikwads son was found in a well on March 28, 2018, and Dhad Police in Buldhana district booked her for allegedly killing the child.

Hindustan Times 16 Nov 2019 10:56 am

Hindutva out of Common Minimum Programme

(This story originally appeared in MumbaiMirror on November 16, 2019

The Times of India 16 Nov 2019 9:25 am

Navi Mum: 102-yr-old lost and found in 4 days

A 102-year-old former Allahabad high court lawyer wandered out of a long-distance train, instead of going to the loo, and got lost at Kasara station. Three days later, Ja

The Times of India 16 Nov 2019 9:15 am

Building a new melody

There is a quiet lane in the nether regions of Santacruz where a building called Krishna Bhavan is located. It's not one of your new-fangled societies. Instead, it's a th

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 7:00 am

Where Mumbai's foodies converge

It's hard to get Tara Deshpande to talk about herself. She has so much else to share — about a cookbook from the 1900s, an untraceable Bengali lady called Mrs Dey w

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 7:00 am

Art moves

Migration has become more common today than ever before, with more people seeking better opportunities. While this type of migration is more geographic in nature, there i

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 7:00 am

Mumbai: Ghatkopar man dies in nullah, family blames BMC; cops say he was drunk

A 44-year-old resident of Ghatkopar died when he fell into a nullah next to the LBS Road on Thursday night. While his family has blamed the BMC contractor, who hasn't put

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 6:14 am

Mumbai: Rs 2 crore paid to BEST workers in Rs 5 coins

Over the past year, BEST has started doing a rather strange thing. It gave a fraction of its employees' salary — Rs 500 to be exact — to them in coins, mostly

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 6:08 am

Mumbai: In new Open Space policy, BMC lets politicians retain plots, again

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in its latest version of the Open Space policy has excluded nine plots that were given to politicians on caretaker basis from

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 6:04 am

When BMC rejected BMCs own proposal

The inconsistencies and contradictions at work within the BMC administration was exposed when its building proposal department was forced to reject its own proposal to co

The Times of India 16 Nov 2019 5:55 am

Mumbai: Bazaar Gate Police Station is back to its old, glorious self

Barely 1.4km from the historic Esplanade Mansion, which has been fighting a long battle to stay afloat, a small victory for Mumbai’s heritage movement was scripted

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 5:54 am

Custodial death at Wadala TT station: Crime Branch still awaiting cause of death

The Mumbai Crime Branch, investigating the alleged custodial death of Vijay Singh at Wadala TT police station, has submitted its preliminary report to the Human Rights Co

Mid-Day 16 Nov 2019 5:49 am