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Bandra: Members of 2 families booked for illegal stay in govt flats

Police had received information that government employees who were allotted flats in the colony had illegally leased them out to private individuals.

Shiv Sena retains Bandra (E), Rane takes rout, not redemption

The Bandra(E) is an important constituency for the Shiv Sena.


MIM’s vote share in Bandra East dips 40% since October

Not just the Congress, but the Shiv Sena too benefited at the cost of MIM.

Where it all slums up

It’s been more than a year since the city elected its corporators. Over 24 weeks,Mumbai Newsline will visit every ward (the city has 24) and assess the quality and quantity of work corporators have done. Ward H-East comprising Bandra (East),Khar (East) and Santacruz (East) has large slums,but corporators have not provided enough toilets,finds Sharwari Patwa.

Girl climbs to sixth-floor ledge,threatens to jump

There was high drama in a residential area in Bandra (east) on Friday after a 16-year-old girl climbed to the ledge of the terrace of a six-storey building and threatened to jump.

Water cut in parts of city,suburbs tomorrow

Large parts of the island city and a few suburbs would face a 25 per cent water cut for 24 hours starting 10 am Saturday.


Bike rider dies in western E-way mishap

A 19-year-old youth riding on the pillion of a motorcycle on the Western Express Highway at Bandra (East) on Tuesday afternoon died after he fell and came under a truck,police said.

150 were at rally with intention to attack media

The Mumbai Police Crime Branch probing the August 11 Azad Madan riot has learnt that a group of about 150 persons from the Garib Nagar area in Bandra (East) and Govandi had attended the protest with the “sole purpose” of attacking the media.

City briefs : Bride’s gold stolen at wedding reception

Some unidentified persons escaped with gold jewellery worth Rs 15.76 lakh belonging to a bride during her wedding reception in Bandra (East).

A slum rises from the ashes

A little over a year after a major fire gutted over 800 shanties at the Garib Nagar slum settlement in Bandra east,the large tract of land adjoining the Bandra suburban railway has risen again — this time with more illegal slums than before the fire on March 5,2011.

Bandra (east) Photos

See photos of massive fire that broke out near Mumbai's Bandra Station

A fire broke out in Garib Nagar, Bandra East in Mumbai on Thursday afternoon. It was not immediately known what caused the fire. The area is inhabited by slum dwellers and the fire is spreading to nearby hutments.