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  Metros   Mumbai  14 Jul 2017

Metros, Mumbai, 14 Jul 2017

Maharashtra CM seeks rise in import duty of edible oil

Fadnavis said in his letter, higher import duty will give relief to farmers and also an extra excise duty of Rs 8,000 cr to state.

14 Jul 2017 10:57 AM

Shiv Sena MLA, 33 Sainiks detained for protesting against HPCL in Bandra

The Sainiks were protesting against a decision of the company’s union.

14 Jul 2017 3:29 AM

Maharashtra to grow special variety of grapes

The government has decided to import new varieties of grapes and cultivate them in the state.

14 Jul 2017 3:26 AM

Samruddhi Mahamarg gets boost as first land is acquired

Shinde said he is noting all the reservations raised against the project by farmers.

14 Jul 2017 3:24 AM

15,000 equipage fixed in Mumbai’s state hospitals

The repair work of important machines like CT-scan, ventilator, X-ray, dialysis, among others was done.

14 Jul 2017 3:21 AM


Opposition fears cross voting in presidential poll

BJP has 122 MLA’s with a vote value of 21,350 and will receive Sena’s vote value of 11,025. Each vote value is 175.

14 Jul 2017 3:16 AM

Housing department to seek special case status for Dharavi rehabilitation

At present, the 557-acre plot is divided into five sectors for redevelopment.

14 Jul 2017 3:13 AM

FIR against Bhujbals

ACB claims Pankaj, Sameer cheated state to tune of Rs 500cr.

14 Jul 2017 3:10 AM

Bomb threat puts rlys on tenterhooks, Churchgate to Borivali stns searched

The caller gave out the ominous warning that a bomb is about to go off at Churchgate.

14 Jul 2017 3:06 AM

Railways to launch ‘Hamsafar’ from Bandra to Patna

A normal third class AC coach is considered just a notch above the non-AC sleeper and therefore these amenities are a first.

14 Jul 2017 3:02 AM


School bus carrying 20 kids rams into car, auto

The police arrested the bus driver and booked him under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code that pertain to rash driving.

14 Jul 2017 3:00 AM

Two arrested for groping 17-year-old college student

Incident took place at around 3 pm near the collector’s office in Bandra east, when the bike-borne duo spotted the girl with her friends.

14 Jul 2017 2:57 AM

PETA urges airlines to go vegan in India

According to PETA, implementing this would help balance the airlines’ carbon footprint.

14 Jul 2017 2:54 AM

NCP wants senior jail officials to be suspended

An alleged letter written by a jail superintendent of one of the districts of Maharashtra is in circulation in power corridors.

14 Jul 2017 2:48 AM

Women MPs speak to inmates, officials

In aftermath of Manju Shetye’s death, visit Byculla women’s prison and hear versions of both sides.

14 Jul 2017 2:46 AM


Bombay HC dismisses plea of woman whose spouse was murdered

The court recorded that the affidavit dealt with the finger print bureau and biometric identification system.

14 Jul 2017 2:43 AM

Vijay Mallya has 13 shell firms: Enforcement Directorate

The prosecution complaint states that the purpose of these companies was to either obtain loans or launder money.

14 Jul 2017 2:41 AM

Will hold anti-noise workshops: State

The court also informed that state has failed to stop vehicular noise pollution in Mumbai.

14 Jul 2017 2:39 AM

Mumbai University to miss result deadline: Teachers

Teachers have alleged that the university is trying to save face by issuing such false assurances.

14 Jul 2017 2:36 AM

Pay-and-use toilets to be GST-free soon?

The issue came about when Mr Shelar and Ahmed were inspecting the under construction toilet at Bandra station.

14 Jul 2017 2:31 AM