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Judwaa 2 stars were out to promote their film and that too at a Dandiya night with none other than Falguni Pathak. Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez, and Taapsee Pannu starrer film is scheduled to release on September 29 and so the stars are all busy with promotions.

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Amitabh Bachchan's Kaun Banega Crorepati aka KBC could easily be a vanity project for the veteran star, but it’s really the contestants and their stories that sparkle. We don’t know if Big B is just a good professional, but watching the star is a lesson in the forgotten etiquette of taking interest in knowing the person in front of us.

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Rajkummar Rao on why he considers himself to be lucky to have been at the right place at the right time, the roles he finds compelling and why he hates narrations.

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Battery life has been a niggling issue on smartphones and tablets and each iOS update brings with it a range of complaints about battery life. Here are some power-saving tricks you should try to help your iPhone or iPad last longer.

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As the sale of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus began in several countries on Friday, queues outside Apple Stores were shorter than previous years and the growing craze to own "super premium" iPhone X.

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Smartphone apps are an effective treatment option for depression, a finding which may pave the way for safe and accessible interventions for the millions of people with the mental disorder, researchers have confirmed.

Mumbai News

Meeting to discuss construction of ‘longest’ cycling track in Mumbai
Meeting to discuss construction of ‘longest’ cycling track in Mumbai

The project, launched by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), aims to convert a 39-km-long stretch along the Tansa water pipelines in the city into a corridor, exclusively meant for cyclists.

State govt working on model to unburden agriculture: Devendra Fadnavis
State govt working on model to unburden agriculture: Devendra Fadnavis

The chief minister, while addressing the 16th edition of the Indian School of Business Leadership Summit at Hyderabad, presented a picture of social-economic and agriculture reforms and challenges in Maharashtra.

Loan waiver: 40 lakh debt-ridden farmers can once again seek crop loans
Loan waiver: 40 lakh debt-ridden farmers can once again seek crop loans

According to a NABARD report, total crop loan credit to Maharashtra for 2017-18 is Rs 58,862 crore. The amount has been considerably enhanced from the previous Rs 51,235 crore provided in 2016-17.

Congress demands CID probe in minorities dept ‘scam’
Congress demands CID probe in minorities dept ‘scam’

Earlier, Nirupam had demanded a probe against Minister of State for Housing Ravindra Waikar for his alleged association with bullion trader Chandu Patel.

Mumbai: Andheri Durgotsav mandal opts for cashless donations
Mumbai: Andheri Durgotsav mandal opts for cashless donations

Organisers said it is the first time that a Durga Puja pandal has set up a UPI-based payment platform for donations. Associated with YES bank, devotees are expected to log in to the UPI app like Bhim/ PhonePe/ or any other bank’s UPI platform.

Mumbai: This Navratri, ‘silent Garba’ at Malad pandal
Mumbai: This Navratri, ‘silent Garba’ at Malad pandal

Organised in an air-conditioned hall, the event will have live music from 7 pm to 10 pm, after which people will switch to headphones. The concept has attracted many residents, resulting in a surge in bookings.

Mumbai: After journalist, another person summoned in cyber crime case
Mumbai: After journalist, another person summoned in cyber crime case

Mumbai Police have over the past few days been sending notices to a number of people, asking them to depose in the investigation into a complaint filed by Nidhi Kamdar, who has alleged that a man named Dev Gaikwad created a fake profile in her name on Facebook.

Mumbai: Boy murdered by uncle to take revenge on father, say police
Mumbai: Boy murdered by uncle to take revenge on father, say police

The family members of the boy approached Wadala police on Thursday after Tousif did not return home till late night. The police registered a case of kidnapping and started looking for the boy.

Dawood Ibrahim called Iqbal Kaskar four times, admonished him for consuming alcohol, says Mumbai Police
Dawood Ibrahim called Iqbal Kaskar four times, admonished him for consuming alcohol, says Mumbai Police

In May 2011, Kaskar’s driver died in an attack and Dawood stopped calling him as he was not paying heed to his advice, Kaskar is believed to have told interrogators.

Mumbai: Married five months ago, city couple commits ‘suicide’
Mumbai: Married five months ago, city couple commits ‘suicide’

The couple had used a saree to hang themselves. According to police, there was no suicide note left behind.

Got threat from Pakistan to drop cases against Eknath Khadse, says activist
Got threat from Pakistan to drop cases against Eknath Khadse, says activist

“I will also seek a probe by a central agency and am trying to get in touch with Home Minister Rajnath Singh,” she said.

Mumbai: Boy staged his ‘abduction’ with a friend, say police
Mumbai: Boy staged his ‘abduction’ with a friend, say police

On the boy’s instruction, his friend had allegedly called his family, demanding Rs 50 lakh ransom. The family then approached the crime branch that eventually found the child and his friend at Palghar.

Shakti Mills gangrape convict: released from reformatory 22-year-old held for assault, extortion bid
Shakti Mills gangrape convict: released from reformatory 22-year-old held for assault, extortion bid

A case was registered against the accused and four others in the matter on September 14 for allegedly assaulting Ajay and Amit Matkar who run a loading business in the docks.

Airfares from Mumbai soar by 50 per cent
Airfares from Mumbai soar by 50 per cent

According to travel booking portals, ticket costs from Mumbai to Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Kolkata have seen a 50 per cent increase. On September 20, 181 flights were cancelled while several were delayed or re-scheduled.

Lighthouses near Mumbai may soon become tourist destinations
Lighthouses near Mumbai may soon become tourist destinations

The MbPT has proposed to construct a deck measuring 900 square metre around the lighthouse with a width ranging between 4.5 and 10 metres so that tourists can have a good view of the lighthouse and the sea.

Over 40% engineering seats vacant in Maharashtra
Over 40% engineering seats vacant in Maharashtra

The vacancies are highest in private unaided colleges. In government colleges, that are most sought after, 122 seats, or 4 per cent of the total, remain vacant in eight institutions across the state.

Shiv Sena holds 12 rallies across Mumbai to protest price rise
Shiv Sena holds 12 rallies across Mumbai to protest price rise

The rallies were led by senior Sena leaders, many of whom, including Desai, Sawant and Neelam Gorhe, were detained by the police.

Fire breaks out in commercial building in Mumbai; none hurt
Fire breaks out in commercial building in Mumbai; none hurt

Four-five people who were inside the building in Mumbai have been rescued with the help of a ladder. They were unhurt.

Rs 3,500-crore drug haul: ‘Ghost ship’ seizure only fifth of annual consignment
Rs 3,500-crore drug haul: ‘Ghost ship’ seizure only fifth of annual consignment

“The Panama-registered ship is a ghost ship, which has changed names several times during its 35 years at sea. During its voyage in April, it was called ‘MV Fatima’. This too is not its original name but a fake name used by the accused,” the official added.

Allegations of scam in grants for minorities dept
Allegations of scam in grants for minorities dept

Admitting to the irregularity, Shyam Tagade, Principal Secretary (Minorities Development), said an under-secretary, Shashikant Salunkhe, had been placed under suspension for it.

Maharashtra has always shown the way in social reforms: President Kovind
Maharashtra has always shown the way in social reforms: President Kovind

“The state has always shown the nation a way forward when it came to initiating social reforms and uplift of the Dalits,” said Kovind.

BJP non-committal on inducting Narayan Rane
BJP non-committal on inducting Narayan Rane

Senior BJP minister Chandrakant Patil said, “The core committee of the party has not discussed anything on Rane. It is not on our agenda.”

Maharashtra loan waiver move to benefit 60 lakh farmers, not 89 lakh
Maharashtra loan waiver move to benefit 60 lakh farmers, not 89 lakh

On July 24, the state government had announced to waive loans amounting to Rs 34,000 crore benefitting 89 lakh farmers. An official in the department said, “The decision to extend loan waiver to 89 lakh farmers was based on information furnished by the State Level Bankers Association.”

‘Munde trying to break unity among anganwadi workers’
‘Munde trying to break unity among anganwadi workers’

Referring to Munde’s meeting with an anganwadi workers’ union on Friday, Sukumar Damle of the committee alleged that she was attempting to break the unity of the anganwadi workers and end the strike.

Mumbai: Delivered in 22nd week, pre-term baby survives all odds
Mumbai: Delivered in 22nd week, pre-term baby survives all odds

This is one of the youngest pre-term babies to survive in India. In 2011, a 24-week newborn boy, Surya, had survived in Mumbai followed by another 23-week baby, Sakshi, who also survived.

Bandra railway yard: 15-year-old student drowns after jumping into ditch
Bandra railway yard: 15-year-old student drowns after jumping into ditch

The police said Shaikh and his friends, who are all Class X students at a Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) school in Golibar Nagar, Santacruz East, decided to go swimming as schools in the city were shut because of heavy rains.

In Mumbai, 5-year-old boy found dead in creek
In Mumbai, 5-year-old boy found dead in creek

“The boy died of drowning. The circumstances regarding the death are suspicious and we are investigating to find out what happened to him,” said N Ambika, the Deputy Commissioner of Police, Zone IV.

Shiv Sena to hold rallies across Mumbai from today
Shiv Sena to hold rallies across Mumbai from today

Senior leaders of the party in Mumbai would be heading the respective rallies. The Sena also has plans to hold similar protests across the state.

Iqbal Kaskar’s wife met Dawood Ibrahim’s wife in Dubai last year: Thane Police
Iqbal Kaskar’s wife met Dawood Ibrahim’s wife in Dubai last year: Thane Police

According to the police, when he was questioned about the recent activities of Dawood Ibrahim and his gang, Kaskar claimed that he had not been talking to his brother.

Extortion racket probe: Nashik link emerges, cops to question Iqbal Kaskar kin
Extortion racket probe: Nashik link emerges, cops to question Iqbal Kaskar kin

“During interrogation, Kaskar told us that he would frequently go to Nashik to meet Kokani. The wives of Kokani and Kaskar are sisters. Also, Kaskar’s son is married to Kokani’s elder daughter,” said a senior officer linked to the probe.

MMRDA yet to set up e-office
MMRDA yet to set up e-office

Information gathered by RTI activist Anil Galgali shows that the MMRDA’s Information and Technology Cell had received a proposal from the National Informatics Centre (NIC) and the work started on July 4, 2016.

Bhojpuri film actor arrested for ‘sexually assaulting’ live-in partner
Bhojpuri film actor arrested for ‘sexually assaulting’ live-in partner

The officer added that the woman had met Pandey on the sets of a film in 2012 and they began living together in her flat in Kandivali soon after.

Mumbai: I-T deputy commissioner arrested for Rs 3-crore graft
Mumbai: I-T deputy commissioner arrested for Rs 3-crore graft

The bribe was allegedly paid through cheques issued in the name of his conduit who was to arrange gold in exchange of the money sent by the complainant.

Case filed by OSD to CM Fadnavis: Journalist summoned over cyber crime case
Case filed by OSD to CM Fadnavis: Journalist summoned over cyber crime case

Gaikwad allegedly posted a screenshot of Kamdar’s fake account, offering him money to change his opinion of Fadnavis.

Dr Deepak Amarapurkar’s death: BMC report blames six for opening manhole
Dr Deepak Amarapurkar’s death: BMC report blames six for opening manhole

According to BMC officials, most locals of the area where the incident took place spoke to news channels but refused to give an official statement to BMC officials.

Doha-bound flight returns to Mangalore due to technical snag
Doha-bound flight returns to Mangalore due to technical snag

The aircraft made an emergency landing at the Mangalore airport, an Air India Express official said. The plane landed safely and there was no harm to any passenger or crew, he said.