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  Metros   Mumbai  21 Dec 2016

Metros, Mumbai, 21 Dec 2016

Blaze in Mumbai hutments, fireman among 2 injured

Three gas cylinders had exploded escalating the incident affecting many commercial units and hutments.

21 Dec 2016 12:11 PM

Will speak up on cash crisis after deadline, says Uddhav Thackeray

Thackeray said though the PM is assuring of situation improving after 50 days the common man is suffering the most because of note ban.

21 Dec 2016 5:34 AM

Shiv Sena slams Uttarakhand government over prayer break

The Uttarakhand government recently announced a special 90-minute break for Muslim employees to offer Friday prayers.

21 Dec 2016 5:28 AM

Two permissions hold up Shiv Sena leader’s flagpole project

Desai has asked the collector to release funds for the flagpole and secondly, he has asked the BMC to construct and maintain the structure.

21 Dec 2016 5:21 AM

Demonetisation a tragedy, says P Chidambaram at Mumbai University

Chidambaram, who spoke about Indian economy and biggest challenges it faces, chose to not speak about demonetisation in his lecture.

21 Dec 2016 5:15 AM


Separate ministry to be established for OBCs: Devendra Fadnavis

The CM also announced funds worth Rs 200 crore for gravity-based water supply projects to fulfil the needs of Shahapur.

21 Dec 2016 5:09 AM

Demands for renaming stations picks speed

CM says there’s no official proposal, as online petition opposing move gains supporters by the hour.

21 Dec 2016 5:03 AM

Find Rajneesh aka Osho’s original will soon, Bombay HC tells police

The court was hearing a PIL filed by Yogesh Thakkar, a follower of Osho since 1979.

21 Dec 2016 4:57 AM

Supreme Court allows club to make merry at Shivaji Park

The SC has allowed SPG to hold the functions for just three hours, and without loudspeakers, on its lawns.

21 Dec 2016 4:49 AM

SPG checks sea security for PM to sail through during his visit

PM Modi along with CM Devendra Fadnavis will lay the foundation stone for the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial in the sea.

21 Dec 2016 4:43 AM


Online petition slams Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial plans

The construction of Shivaji memorial involves building the world’s tallest statue, taller than that of the New York’s Statue of Liberty.

21 Dec 2016 4:31 AM

Average salary of Rs 11.3 lakhs at first round of IIT-B placements

Around 309 students from B.Tech, 371 students from M.Tech and 169 students from dual degree were placed.

21 Dec 2016 4:24 AM

Mercedes hits two policmen in Colaba

The two constables suffered fractures on their right leg and have been admitted to the privately-run Bombay Hospital.

21 Dec 2016 4:18 AM

Bureaucrat seeking transplant of kidney finds help from Maharashtra CM

The Human Organ Transplantation Act states that patients can get a kidney from either a family member or an unrelated donor.

21 Dec 2016 4:09 AM

Distant CCTV lets bikers race away

‘Grainy images’ from camera at Bandra-Worli Sealink allows miscreants to flee: Police

21 Dec 2016 4:01 AM


Fire breaks out on 22nd floor of Air India building

Three on-duty fire officials rushed to the floor after the building’s fire alarm rang out from the fire control room.

21 Dec 2016 3:17 AM

Victoria horsemen told to try hand at Ola, Uber

According to a Bombay high court order, these Victorias were to disappear from the city’s streets from June this year.

21 Dec 2016 3:10 AM

Government told to issue NORI to doctor doing research in US

The government responded that the NORI certificate had been refused on grounds that there was a shortage of doctors in India.

21 Dec 2016 3:03 AM

Bombay High Court wants traffic order during morchas

On last hearing, the court directed the state to formulate a policy on regulating protests in Mumbai so that traffic remained unaffected.

21 Dec 2016 2:51 AM

Ex-Maharashtra Kesari winner held for murder

According to police, Gaikwad, the 2003 Maharashtra Kesari, is among one of the eight accused in the murder of a man over property dispute.

21 Dec 2016 2:42 AM