Mumbaikars warned against venturing near sea

Friday, June 13th, 2014
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Mumbai : Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai has issued an alert for tidal waves higher than 4.5 metres likely to hit Mumbai shoreline this week. The MCGM, in its circular, stated that tidal waves higher than 4.5 metres are expected to hit the Mumbai coast from Friday till June 18, for which the civic body […]

Baby pulled alive hours after Mumbai building collapse

Saturday, September 28th, 2013

Mumbai: A baby has been pulled alive from rubble hours after the collapse of a five-storeyed Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation residential building in Mazgaon dock area. The collapse killed at least 25 people and sent rescuers racing to reach dozens of people feared trapped in the rubble. Up to 90 people are feared dead – with […]

Govt silent on Owaisi, but maligning Hindu groups, says Uddhav Thackeray

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Mumbai : Accusing the Maharashtra government of being lax in arresting culprits involved in rationalist Narendra Dabholkar’s murder, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday  said the government was bent on “maligning” the image of Hindu organisations by linking them to the killing.“The perpetrators of Dabholkar’s murder are still at large as police have failed […]

Abu Salem attacked inside jail, lawyer to seek his repatriation to Portugal

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Mumbai :  Gangster Abu Salem’s lawyer will move an application in a sessions court in Mumbai to seek his repatriation to Portugal in the wake of the attack on him inside the Taloja Central Jail in Navi Mumbai yesterday. The gangster, who is an accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was arrested in Lisbon […]

Fake ration card in Sonia Gandhi’s name

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012
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Thane:  A fake ration card issued in the name of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, enlisting names of her two children as Rahul and Priyanka, was found in Maharashtra’s Thane district, a right to information activist said on Wednesday. The card was issued in August last year by Thane ration authority. The family’s annual income in […]