CBI to visit Faridabad residence of Sushant Singh Rajput's brother-in-law, record statement

Days after registering a case against Rhea Chakraborty and her family members in connection with the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, a Central Bureau of In

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 2:49 pm

PM inaugurates submarine OFC connectivity to Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated a submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair, which will enable delivery of faster and more

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 12:46 pm

From raw to the ripened: Now blooming the rest 'it is only the unstoppable who tastes the sweet of success'

Born to the family of Chougule's in a small but an extravagant city of Karnataka, Belagavi. While kids of his age figured their mind's out to ledgers and journals, Kunal

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 11:44 am

Woman commits suicide after allegedly being beaten up by police

A 22-year-old woman committed suicide in Uttar Pradesh's Jalaun after she was allegedly beaten up by a police inspector. The incident took place in Naya Ramnagar area. Th

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 11:37 am

India records 62,064 new coronavirus cases, over 1,000 deaths

India, the third country worst hit by COVID-19 pandemic, recorded a spike of 62,064 coronavirus cases on Monday, pushing the total tally to 2,215,074. The country tested

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 11:09 am

Congress seen as 'rudderless', must pick a leader, says Shashi Tharoor

The Congress must expedite the process of finding a full-term president to arrest the growing public perception that the party is adrift and rudderless, senior Congress l

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 10:41 am

Water supply in SoBo will be restored today

The BMC on Sunday finished laying an alternative water pipeline through Doongerwadi near Hanging Gardens in south Mumbai in a record three days.

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 10:05 am

'No doubt' Gautam Buddha was born in Nepal, says India amid controversy

India has dismissed the controversy over the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, saying External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar's remarks on him were about our shared Buddhist he

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 9:41 am

After Beirut blasts, explosive chemical stored near Chennai being moved to Hyderabad

Safety concerns over the storage of ammonium nitrate, in the shadow of the explosion of the chemical in Beirut, were addressed as the substance has been e-auctioned and i

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 9:25 am

Mumbai surpasses yearly average rain

Till Sunday morning, the city received total rainfall of 2,526mm-surpassing the annual average with over 50 days of monsoon still left.

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 9:10 am

Wadarwadi likely to lose containment zone tag

With around 35 cases reported in the past three weeks, Wadarwadi a containment zone since May 18 could soon be open up.

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 9:08 am

Captain Deepak Sathe's remains flown into Mumbai

His family, including his wife, younger son Dhananjay, sister and other relatives, travelled by another flight from Kozhikode to Mumbai.

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 9:02 am

Karnataka SSLC Results 2020: KSEEB to announce Class 10 results at 3 pm at karresults.nic.in

Karnataka SSLC Result 2020: The Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) will declare the KSEEB SSLC Results 2020 today on the board's official website at

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 9:00 am

Non-Covid operations in Mumbai 30-40% normal

Non-Covid treatment and surgeries continue to lag both in the private and public sector as patients still fear to step into hospitals and insist on deferring procedures.

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 8:53 am

Maha adds over 12k Covid-19 cases for a 2nd day

Continuing with its high daily additions, Maharashtra on Sunday reported 390 deaths, its highest so far in five months of the pandemic, while for the second day in a row,

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 8:49 am

TN 10th Result 2020: Tamil Nadu board to declare Class 10 results soon at tnresults.nic.in

TN 10th Result 2020: The Tamil Nadu Directorate of Government Examination (TNGDE) will declare the Class 10 results today at 9.30 am. Students, who appeared for the TN SS

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 8:45 am

My girl's musings - II

Because communities are all about the stories... That was a line from my sign-off paragraph in last week's column that pretty much summed up my memories of interactions w

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 8:25 am

Mumbai: Search on to trap leopard at Andheri MIDC

A full-grown leopard was spotted in a residential building in MIDC Andheri East two kilometres from Aarey Colony on Sunday. Forest Department officials visited a non-oper

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 8:20 am

'Don't fear virus, only fear for Tarun's safety,' says missing teen's father

Vinod Kumar Gupta, father of missing autistic teenager Tarun Gupta and his two friends Jayant Chowhan, a driver from Delhi and Bablu Khan, a taxi driver from Mumbai have

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 8:14 am

Mumbai: Bandra-Worli Sea link in the dark after generator roof flies off

The heavy rain in Mumbai has not only affected the roads but has also done the unimaginable plunged Bandra-Worli sea link into darkness. For the past two days the sea li

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 8:09 am

Mumbai Crime: Serial lewd caller targeted 150 city receptionists, held

A serial phone harasser has been caught for making thousands of lewd calls to receptionists of motor companies, some of whom left their jobs because of the harassment. Mu

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 8:01 am

Maha: Five held in Bhosari murder case

The Pimpri Chinchwad police in the early hours of Sunday nabbed five criminals on police records at Patas toll plaza on the Pune-Solapur highway while they were on the ru

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 7:57 am

2,758 test positive for Covid-19 in PMR

More than 3,000 people recovered from Covid-19 in Pune Metropolitan Region on Sunday, marking the rare instance in which those discharged outnumbered the positive cases i

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 7:55 am

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Mumbai cops not at fault in asking family to file FIR, say IPS officers

Indian Police Service (IPS) officers from Maharashtra have been discussing whether or not the city police should have acted on Sushant Singh Rajput 's brother-in-law and

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 7:54 am

Pune airport to operate for 12 hours from Oct 26

The Pune airport will operate for 12 hours from 8am to 8pm from October 26 for one year owing to the re-carpeting work of the main runway, officials told TOI.

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 7:51 am

Rs 1,000 crore heroin seized at Nhava Sheva

In one of Mumbais biggest narcotic hauls, 191kg heroin, worth around Rs 1,000 crore, was seized at the Nhava Sheva port on Saturday night. The drug was smuggled from Afgh

The Times of India 10 Aug 2020 7:50 am

Mumbai Rains: Water stock in city's seven lakes finally touches 50 per cent

Three days of moderate rain helped increase the water stock in the lakes providing water to the city to 50.53 per cent (7, 31,283 million litres). Comparatively, the figu

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 7:47 am

Mumbai: Lost pet cat found hiding inside church in Fort

After four days of frantic search, a Chembur resident was finally reunited with his pet Goofy the cat, who had jumped out of the moving car and had been hiding in a chur

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 7:44 am

COVID-19: Navi Mumbai sees 10 per cent rise in recoveries

With a 10 per cent jump in recovered patients in the past week in Navi Mumbai, the number of recoveries was more than that of new COVID-19 cases in the same period for th

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 7:40 am

80 per cent of private practice doctors contracted COVID-19

A survey has revealed that 80 per cent of doctors practising in private clinics and hospitals have tested positive for the novel Coronavirus . The Association of Medical

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 7:30 am

Landslide debris causes traffic jams in Malad

Motorists travelling via the arterial Western Express Highway should brace themselves for heavy traffic, as the work of removing debris and loose boulders at the landslid

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 7:11 am

Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar's son Parth sings Hinduvta song

The Nationalist Congress Party's (NCP) Gen Next politician, Parth Pawar, seems to be singing a different tune from Sharad Pawar, party head, at least when it comes to the

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 7:10 am

COVID-19: 12,000 new cases in state, 1000 in Mumbai

While the number of COVID-19 patients is decreasing in Mumbai and MMR, the number of positive patients in the state has been increasing. The state reported 12,248 new pat

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 6:59 am

Mumbai police in the dock over Sushant Singh Rajput case

Politics needs fodder in the form of one issue or the other. The Sushant Singh Rajput death case has given the Shiv Sena's political opponents an opportunity to drag the

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 6:53 am

Is Mumbai Metropolitan Region flattening the COVID curve?

The number of active cases in MMR has reduced by another 25% in the past 11 days (July 29 to August 9). The number of active cases of COVID-19 there is now around 28,000

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 6:48 am

COVID-19 Impact: Potters and Khumbharwada brace for a bleak year ahead

Dharavi's potter community has been hit hard by the COVID-19 -caused lockdown as ahead of Janmashtami, potters in Kumbharwada are struggling to make any income, let alone

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 6:27 am

Devendra Fadnavis bats for RT-PCR tests over antigen tests

Maharashtra BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said the state should use its full capacity for RT-PCR testing to detect COVID cases, and opposed the dominance of anti

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 6:23 am

Mumbai Diary: Monday Dossier

Sea-Ze The Day Lensman and Sufi poet Firoze Shakir (right) takes a moment during his morning walk at Bandstand, Bandra. Pic/Pradeep Dhivar Swimkhanas take over gymkhanas

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 6:03 am

Couple's embarrassment a result of vague rules

It was disconcerting to read a report in this newspaper that spoke about how a married couple was initially refused entry into a South Mumbai park. They then called local

Mid-Day 10 Aug 2020 6:00 am