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Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek Bachchan were among the few from the industry who attended the funeral of Vinod Khanna on Thursday.

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Baahubali 2: Tamil Nadu fans have to wait till 11:30 am to know why Kattappa killed Baahubali.

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Facebook said its security team would now fight information operations, which it regards as a more complex problem than traditional hackers and scammers.

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YouTube's inability to keep big-brand ads off unsavory videos is threatening to transform a rising star in Google's digital family into a problem child.

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The issue of specific framework for trial services had cropped-up last year after newcomer Reliance Jio's stormy entry into the telecom sector.

Mumbai News

Students’ proposals may become part of state govt policy
Students’ proposals may become part of state govt policy

Drona, a team from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, has proposed a technology solution to address drought and the resultant indebtedness of the farmers.

Bombay High Court asks AG to file affidavit on behalf of Prakash Mehta
Bombay High Court asks AG to file affidavit on behalf of Prakash Mehta

On Wednesday, following the BMC’s affidavit naming Mehta, the court had summoned the AG and the in-charge of Tilak Nagar police station.

New BEST buses in white-yellow colour scheme greet commuters
New BEST buses in white-yellow colour scheme greet commuters

“I was shocked to see the new colour when I took the bus. It was welcome at first but the aim must be to retain it till long,” a commuter said.

Teen prodigy to perform at NCPA
Teen prodigy to perform at NCPA

After enrolling in a music school in Thrissur in 2010, Milen began the first of his three diplomas at Trinity College the following year.

Lift ban on new construction, housing body urges court
Lift ban on new construction, housing body urges court

“The Municipal Solid Waste Rules 2000 are no longer applicable to storage, collection, handling transportation and disposal of construction and demolition waste,” said Chenoy.

Illegal abortions conducted in Vikhroli nursing home: FDA
Illegal abortions conducted in Vikhroli nursing home: FDA

Team finds medical termination of pregnancy kits during raid, suspects 15 illegal abortions carried out in recent past.

Bombay High Court expressed satisfaction with police probe in Shifu Sunkriti case
Bombay High Court expressed satisfaction with police probe in Shifu Sunkriti case

The case alleging that Shifu Sunkriti runs a drug and sex racket is under probe.

Motorman forgot to halt Mumbai local at Malad station suspended
Motorman forgot to halt Mumbai local at Malad station suspended

The motorman piloting a Churchgate to Malad train did not stop the train at Malad station and took it straight to the Kandivili car shed, causing inconvenience to around 400 passengers.

Kennedy Bridge: It was built to curtail deaths and accidents caused by trespassing on railway tracks
Kennedy Bridge: It was built to curtail deaths and accidents caused by trespassing on railway tracks

The bridge is named after John Pitt Kennedy, a Chief Engineer who was appointed as the Government Railway Engineer with the British in 1850.

Mid-week gallery hopping now possible for office-goers
Mid-week gallery hopping now possible for office-goers

Art Night Thursdays was started as solution to the problems faced by several art enthusiasts. Two years ago, Geeta Mehra — owner of Sakshi Gallery in Colaba — along with other gallerists from the area, decided to keep their galleries open, after working hours once every month.

To boost realty, BMC to hold talks with MCHI on reducing premiums on permits
To boost realty, BMC to hold talks with MCHI on reducing premiums on permits

IN A bid to address the prolonged slowdown in real estate sector, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is planning to hold a series of discussions with the Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry (MCHI) over the next few weeks. The meetings will focus on ways to reduce the financial burden developers face in obtaining building permissions. […]

Health minister JP Nadda urges medical students to join rural, tribal postings
Health minister JP Nadda urges medical students to join rural, tribal postings

Speaking at the event organised by the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad, Nadda said free dialysis services for below poverty line patients has helped 11.1 lakh people get over 12 lakh free dialysis rounds in government hospitals.

Flamingo festival at Sewri: Bird enthusiasts’ delight
Flamingo festival at Sewri: Bird enthusiasts’ delight

Last year, there were only three viewing scopes to see the pink migratory birds, which are at a distance but this year, the number of viewing scopes were increased to 10.

Charged with killing stepson: A month later, former ACP on the run nabbed by  Mumbai police from Kurla
Charged with killing stepson: A month later, former ACP on the run nabbed by Mumbai police from Kurla

Naravane, who was earlier posted as a senior inspector in Tilak Nagar, had married Nanda in 2009 at a temple at Ratnagiri.

Mumbai CM Devendra Fadnavis criticises previous govts for delay: BDD chawl redevelopment plan takes off
Mumbai CM Devendra Fadnavis criticises previous govts for delay: BDD chawl redevelopment plan takes off

The BDD chawl, which is an integral identity of Mumbai city, also marks one of the biggest housing projects in India.

Maharashtra BJP to highlight PM Narendra Modi’s reforms across 90,000 booths
Maharashtra BJP to highlight PM Narendra Modi’s reforms across 90,000 booths

Massive drive between May 26 and June 10 to spread awareness about key reforms of the Centre

Mumbai: 37,000 pending real estate complaints in State
Mumbai: 37,000 pending real estate complaints in State

To reduce the burden on the regulator and facilitate speedy disposal of cases, the state government has decided to operate from three places— Mumbai, Pune, and Nagpur.

Mumbai: Contempt notices against two cops for use of loudspeakers
Mumbai: Contempt notices against two cops for use of loudspeakers

Bombay HC asks state to inform what action would be taken against duo

Mumbai: Proposal for New Sassoon Docks stuck due to ‘administrative’ reasons: officials
Mumbai: Proposal for New Sassoon Docks stuck due to ‘administrative’ reasons: officials

Gadkari had said that the government was committed to creating a good water transport infrastructure in the country by redeveloping the fishing harbour.

Plan to redevelop Sassoon Dock in Mumbai ready: Waterfront to become modern fishing village with AC market, museum
Plan to redevelop Sassoon Dock in Mumbai ready: Waterfront to become modern fishing village with AC market, museum

Plans to redesign the docks have been delayed mainly due to friction between fishermen groups

Maharashtra: 3 held for stealing Rs 1.5 crore in foreign currency
Maharashtra: 3 held for stealing Rs 1.5 crore in foreign currency

The police said the accused had been selling off the total amount in parts and purchased a Mahindra Scorpio car with it and registered the vehicle in the name of fellow accused Gautam Lakhani (27).

ACN Nambiar figures in Mumbai Literary Club talk
ACN Nambiar figures in Mumbai Literary Club talk

ACN Nambiar, a journalist and diplomat, has rallied, without much recognition, for India’s freedom in the West

Maharashtra: Hyderabad man booked for hoax hijack email
Maharashtra: Hyderabad man booked for hoax hijack email

On Friday, a team of Mumbai Police officers went to Hyderabad to seek his custody. Krishna has been booked for impersonation, criminal intimidation and under the Information Technology Act.

Maharashtra: Three held for helping minors travel to Europe on fake papers
Maharashtra: Three held for helping minors travel to Europe on fake papers

Trio had Bollywood links, were detained at airport with four minors

MSEDCL to supply power to Uttar Pradesh for two months
MSEDCL to supply power to Uttar Pradesh for two months

Under the short-term agreement, the state-owned utility will provide 445MW in April and 250MW of power in May.

Maharashtra: Chargesheet filed in rape & murder case of Vile Parle physiotherapist
Maharashtra: Chargesheet filed in rape & murder case of Vile Parle physiotherapist

The police have relied on DNA samples of the accused, Debasis Dhara (27), which matched with those found in the house of the woman and on her body.

Bombay HC notice to senior cops for breaching noise pollution rules
Bombay HC notice to senior cops for breaching noise pollution rules

“Prima facie this is a fit case for action to be initiated against the officers. Nobody will be spared,” the court said.

Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport claims Rs 4.85 crore dues from restaurant for power theft
Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport claims Rs 4.85 crore dues from restaurant for power theft

The service cabin (power source) was hidden and a cable was being used illegally for stealing electricity for last several years, the official alleged.

Sangli: 6 killed, 13 injured as minibus rams into truck
Sangli: 6 killed, 13 injured as minibus rams into truck

Upon getting information about the accident, Sangli police rushed to the spot and rescued the survivors stuck in the bus.

Crime against women rears its ugly head in Pune again
Crime against women rears its ugly head in Pune again

Group of men tease girl, slap her, beat up brother with iron rod, says Police

Maharahstra: BJP convenes two-day state executive conclave
Maharahstra: BJP convenes two-day state executive conclave

At the BJP’s core committee meeting held on Thursday, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis outlined the party’s political achievements and also focused on greater administrative challenges ahead.

Maharashtra govt tightens noose around developers: Builders to disclose timelines, carpet area
Maharashtra govt tightens noose around developers: Builders to disclose timelines, carpet area

Homebuyers awaiting possession of their delayed projects have a reason to cheer. Developers in Maharashtra will now have to come clean on the project completion deadlines committed to homebuyers. For delayed projects, developers will now also need to commit to a revised completion deadline and adhere to it. Failing which, the law will catch up […]

Maharashtra: NGT asks forest dept for clarification on forest land for Metro carshed
Maharashtra: NGT asks forest dept for clarification on forest land for Metro carshed

Despite disclosing that only 76 of the 1,280 hectares of Aarey Milk Colony belongs to the forest department, officials were still not able to provide clarity on whether the proposed Metro car depot fall on this forest land, officials said.

Residents meet BMC chief, submit parking suggestions
Residents meet BMC chief, submit parking suggestions

Around 20 residents, accompanied by local BJP legislator Raj Purohit, met the commissioner and submitted the memorandum.

Lakhan Bhaiya encounter: Convict missing, Bombay High Court wants names of officers behind lapse
Lakhan Bhaiya encounter: Convict missing, Bombay High Court wants names of officers behind lapse

The High Court has directed the DCP to inform them on the nature of treatment the accused was seeking and which doctors were responsible for treating him.

Mumbai: Kevat to offer personalised touch to cancer patients at Tata Hospital
Mumbai: Kevat to offer personalised touch to cancer patients at Tata Hospital

The programme will run in collaboration with S P Jain Institute of Management and Dr Reddy’s Foundation on a pilot basis at TMH.