Entertainment

Julie 2 stars Raai Laxmi and produced by Pahlaj Nihalani

Julie 2 is an erotic thriller written, co-produced and directed by Deepak Shivdasani. The film is set to hit the screens on November 24.

Bigg Boss 11 November 23 preview

Bigg Boss 11 November 23 full episode written update: Puneesh calls Sapna Illiterate. Akash tries to convince everyone to nominate him for the captaincy. Akash asks Puneesh to choose him over Shilpa and Hiten.

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Kapoor later said Kundan Shah had a unique trait of telling a story from a leftist point of view without announcing that he had a left ideology.

Technology

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Samsung is working on a new Galaxy A5 and the phone appears to look like the flagship Galaxy S8.

An international team of researchers has developed micro-robots that could soon be used to diagnose and deliver drugs in hard-to-reach areas of the human body.

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Ribbed mussels could help improve water quality in urban and coastal locations by filtering out nitrogen, bacteria, microalgae and other contaminants, according to a study.

Mumbai News

Council polls: BJP won’t press for Narayan Rane after opposition from Shiv Sena
Council polls: BJP won’t press for Narayan Rane after opposition from Shiv Sena

“The Sena leadership expressed reservations on Rane’s candidature, both for the council polls and inclusion in the cabinet,” said a BJP leader.

Navi Mumbai airport: CIDCO likely to hand over work to GVK by May 2018
Navi Mumbai airport: CIDCO likely to hand over work to GVK by May 2018

Officials from the CIDCO said the GVK-led Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL) would complete the remaining groundwork at the site and also commence work on building airport infrastructure. 

Rs 357.85 crore due: 18 projects get stop work notice for not paying premium
Rs 357.85 crore due: 18 projects get stop work notice for not paying premium

The changes state that while finalising the agreement a developer has to pay 20 per cent of the project cost.

CCTV live feed helps police nab history-sheeter
CCTV live feed helps police nab history-sheeter

Police cameras capture him walking with a chopper, looking for someone

Seeking leave to undergo sex-change surgery, Beed constable moves High Court
Seeking leave to undergo sex-change surgery, Beed constable moves High Court

Petition says police have denied her request for a month’s medical leave

Hema Upadhyay murder: Court rejects Chintan Upadhyay’s discharge plea
Hema Upadhyay murder: Court rejects Chintan Upadhyay’s discharge plea

Chintan had filed the discharge application in July, claiming his creative language could not be misinterpreted to prove criminal intent.

‘To restore a piano, one has to be a mathematician, an engineer, a physicist, painter, even a carpenter’
‘To restore a piano, one has to be a mathematician, an engineer, a physicist, painter, even a carpenter’

Considering sizes of homes in Mumbai, Ajay Mistry says they make pianos even for 120-sqft room

Borivali: 3 men held for killing suspected thief
Borivali: 3 men held for killing suspected thief

A team of officers, led by Ashok Jadhav, senior inspector, MHB Colony police station, identified the men who had assaulted the deceased and arrested them on Wednesday night.

Army begins work on FOB at Elphinstone Road
Army begins work on FOB at Elphinstone Road

Goyal tweeted on Thursday: “Railways puts Mumbai’s FOB work on fast track. The Army has started the construction work on foot-over bridge at Elphinstone Road railway station in Mumbai.”

Mumbai: Civic body approves interim open space policy
Mumbai: Civic body approves interim open space policy

Since early last year, when Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis ordered the BMC to take back all 216 plots which had been given out on adoption basis, only 156 have been taken over by the garden department.

5,000 two-wheelers, with CNG kits, to be unveiled on Friday
5,000 two-wheelers, with CNG kits, to be unveiled on Friday

Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will hand over the keys of the bikes at a function Friday afternoon.

FDA proposes to make licences mandatory for cosmetics retailers
FDA proposes to make licences mandatory for cosmetics retailers

FDA held several rounds of discussions with associations of cosmetic manufacturers and suppliers before drafting the proposal.

Fatal accident on Sion-Panvel Highway: Bombay HC sets aside FIR against staff of road maintenance firm

On July 4, one person was killed and several others were injured in a pile-up of vehicles near the Uran Phata bridge after a truck hit an auto carrier that in turn hit two other vehicles.

2009 assault case: 3 accused acquitted, complainant attacks 2 with knife in courtroom
2009 assault case: 3 accused acquitted, complainant attacks 2 with knife in courtroom

The police said the accused had allegedly taunted Harish-chandra in the past few days, as the trial wound up, claiming that they were confident of acquittal.

Soon, IMD will be able to forecast illnesses too
Soon, IMD will be able to forecast illnesses too

Currently, the IMD provides heat action plan for cities like Nagpur, Surat and Ahmedabad.

Onscreen assessment has cost MU Rs 1.18 cr so far: RTI reply
Onscreen assessment has cost MU Rs 1.18 cr so far: RTI reply

Documents reveal that Merit Trac Services Pvt Ltd raised two bills for its services — the first of Rs 1,48,63,750 on May 18 and the second amounting to Rs 2,69,27,350.99 on August 16.

BMC frames new policy for dilapidated buildings
BMC frames new policy for dilapidated buildings

“The policy will protect the rights of tenants, and put an end to the practice of arbitrary declaration of buildings as dilapidated,” said a senior official of the BMC’s building proposals department.

‘Spurious cosmetics’ in branded bottles sold to parlours, salons: FDA
‘Spurious cosmetics’ in branded bottles sold to parlours, salons: FDA

FDA officials also raided four beauty parlours in Pune. Investigations showed that in one of them, Bharat Beauty Centre, stock of rosewood oil and fennel seed oil had no licence number.

Maharashtra govt approves 15 more slots for new colleges
Maharashtra govt approves 15 more slots for new colleges

Of these 15, five slots are under the jurisdiction of University of Mumbai — three commerce and arts colleges, and two law colleges.

MSEDCL project gets two-year extension
MSEDCL project gets two-year extension

According to a senior official of the energy department, actual work on the project could begin only in 2015, though the project started two years earlier.

Fixing of fares for app-based cabs: Govt submits expert panel’s report in Bombay HC
Fixing of fares for app-based cabs: Govt submits expert panel’s report in Bombay HC

The bench was hearing petitions filed by Uber India Ltd, Ola Ltd and six drivers plying cabs with these two companies challenging the Maharashtra City Taxi Rules implemented by the state government this year.

Rs 24 lakh siphoned off CBSE school account with fake cheques: Police
Rs 24 lakh siphoned off CBSE school account with fake cheques: Police

“We registered a case last week against Das and are tracing the transactions to the location they were made from,” said senior inspector Dilip Kale.

Scientist on visit to Australia duped by tele-fraudster
Scientist on visit to Australia duped by tele-fraudster

The Bhoiwada police, under whose jurisdiction he resides, asked him to send a detailed statement on the basis of which an FIR was registered.

Soon, enjoy view of queen’s necklace from Malabar Hill
Soon, enjoy view of queen’s necklace from Malabar Hill

Gallery near Tambe Chowk has got heritage panel’s nod

3 years on, man with hidden camera who took on eve-teasers loses interest
3 years on, man with hidden camera who took on eve-teasers loses interest

Says authorities displayed lack of enthusiasm in finding a long-term solution

Versova beach clean-up: Afroz Shah, volunteers get Union minister’s support
Versova beach clean-up: Afroz Shah, volunteers get Union minister’s support

Shah suspended the campaign alleging that goons were abusing and heckling the volunteers and that the MCGM was not picking up the garbage collected at the site.

Deepali Ganore Murder: Nothing at this stage to believe 19-year-old suffers from mental illness, says court
Deepali Ganore Murder: Nothing at this stage to believe 19-year-old suffers from mental illness, says court

Says prima facie it was a cold-blooded act due to frustration from academic or emotional pressure

Railways to submit Army drawings to CRS today for approval
Railways to submit Army drawings to CRS today for approval

The Army now plans to submit proper designs of the bridges to the Railways by November 23.

Custody battle between grannies: Maternal grandmother says child ‘kidnapped’ by her dad’s mother
Custody battle between grannies: Maternal grandmother says child ‘kidnapped’ by her dad’s mother

The child’s Hindu mother and Muslim father had a love marriage on May 11, 2008. Their daughter was born on March 2, 2009.

Western Railways gets lessons in grammar, translation
Western Railways gets lessons in grammar, translation

The posters were stuck on the staircases of the FOBs after the stampede at the Elphinstone Road railway station on September 29, which claimed 23 lives.

BMC proposes to hike rent of civic markets
BMC proposes to hike rent of civic markets

The proposal states that for the past 21 years (1996-2016), the rent of civic markets has not been increased.

Bond service for medical graduates: No clarity on eligibility for PG, applicants move court
Bond service for medical graduates: No clarity on eligibility for PG, applicants move court

NEET for PG admissions is scheduled on January 7 but the state medical education and drugs department has not yet clarified the eligibility criteria for the exam.

Man finds card cloning device in Kandivali ATM, alerts police
Man finds card cloning device in Kandivali ATM, alerts police

Anil Singh, a watchman at Om Sai Plaza, said IndusInd Bank’s ATM was the only one among three located on the ground floor of the commercial building that does not have a guard.

Mumbai monorail fire: Train was operating without valid fitness certificate, say panel
Mumbai monorail fire: Train was operating without valid fitness certificate, say panel

According to senior MMRDA officials, the procedure could not be followed as the train was being used for the trial runs for Phase II through the night.

‘Burking’ at police stations: No FIRs registered, 50 per cent cops posing as ‘victims’ sent back
‘Burking’ at police stations: No FIRs registered, 50 per cent cops posing as ‘victims’ sent back

The probe by the Additional Director General of Police in the recent Sangli custodial death case has also revealed that the Sangli police had not registered FIRs twice. The state police are contemplating disciplinary action against the police station in-charge or the PSO

Pakistan filmmaker says his movie dropped from IFFI
Pakistan filmmaker says his movie dropped from IFFI

Directed by Farhan Alam, Saawan is Pakistan’s official entry to the 90th Academy Awards