Monday, Nov 24, 2014
As costs skyrocket, few takers for plush new flats in South Mumbai

As costs skyrocket, few takers for plush new flats in South Mumbai

A majority of the super-luxury projects were launched between 2008-10 in South Mumbai by real estate majors

For BEST staffers, clean toilets too few & far between

For BEST staffers, clean toilets too few & far between

In April, BEST bus drivers went on a flash strike to protest against the implementation of computerised scheduling of duties.

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As per the new move, officials are also not supposed to buy new vehicles costing more than Rs 4.75 lakh.

In an uncharacteristically sedate speech, Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari recounted his family’s “400-year-old tradition”.

Lasalgaon APMC traders stall trading in protest against the issuance of licence to a Mumbai-based trader

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Mitra was the first political leader to have written to the PM in 2011, to take steps against the chit fund companies.

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According to the Rehabilitation Council of India, the teacher pupil ratio for special educators is 1:8.

Lashing out at the media reports, Azam said: “TV walon nei haemin din bhar kosa hai. (TV people have cursed me for whole day.)"

No need to restrain dastarbandi ceremony since it’s at Imam’s house: Court

University officials also claimed that the violence was handiwork of elements from outside the campus.

Dwarka woman’s parents arrested in apparent honour killing, man’s family say she may be alive.

Hearing the pleas, the court questioned why the Waqf board has not taken any action on the issue.

PAU's organisation SWA is now funding the treatment of nine thalassemic children from poor background.

The molestation incident in the school wasn't reported to the police who got to know from the locals.

About 30 per cent of Mumbai’s 12 million people use these 30 public hospitals.

As per BMC data, the city has recorded over 4,000 dengue cases in both, public and private hospitals.

The Calcutta HC on Tuesday directed the commissioner of Kolkata Police to meet state BJP representatives.

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Children in slums have little option but to defecate in the open; even toilets constructed by BMC do not have child-sized squatting facility.

According to sources Mitra told the agency that since he was not well he would go to their office some other day.

Chaskar said parking charges so far did not have uniformity and now it has been rationalised.

The workers recognised the characteristically pungent smell immediately, as a result of which most were able to escape in time.

The Congress this time has decided to break from tradition and announce its candidates’ list soon.

Vanquished three-time Cong MLA from Bandra West bombards constituents with ‘thank-you’ pamphlets

The leaders also requested the Minority Affairs department to revive the 15-point programme to its full force in the state.

The cadre feels that the PM’s charisma will win the state polls as it did for the Lok Sabha in May when the BJP won all seven seats.

All you need is a mobile phone with an active number and wi-fi receiver.

Santosh Salvi, 35, of Pune, was remanded in police custody until November 24 by a holiday court .

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Muse and Lyrics

Poet Sahir Ludhianvi’s life, its trials and tribulations, will unfold in a play with actor Tom Alter essaying the role

 

Urdu’s revival on the small screen and at festivals indicates resurgent popularity of the language

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German artist Akim Walta on the 25th anniversary of the collapse of the Berlin Wall.

Models walked the elaborate runway in kaftans, draped saris, lehengas, anarkalis and sherwanis.

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