Bombay News

Explained: What is Bombay blood group, rare and sought after?

The four most common blood groups are A, B, AB and O. The rare, Bombay blood group was first discovered in Mumbai (then Bombay) in 1952 by Dr Y M Bhende.

Chronicler of his times

Historian JRB Jeejeebhoy’s writings compiled in the just-released book Bombay Vignettes documents little-known stories of the island city.


S K Barodawalla Marg: New name yet to catch on, debate on spelling of old name continues

According to Watsa, only one heritage bungalow, the Bombarci bungalow, remains along the road. Bombarci is the acronym for Bombay, Baroda and Central India, which was the previous name of Western Railway. The WR general manager resides in bungalow.

Mumbai Campus Buzz: With internships, special projects, B-schools training students to give back to society

From compulsory internships with NGOs to projects designing solutions to social issues, B-school students are engaging in a range of activities to become more responsible citizens.

SC allows Maha govt to hold 'Make in India' event at Girgaum Chowpatty beach

A bench comprising Justices M Y Eqbal and Arun Mishra allowed the submission of Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for the state, that the proposed function is "India's pride".

The city of lights: Here, it will always be Bombay

She is 100 and still the queen. Step into Marine Drive’s past, where Nargis broke no-entry rules and women once cycled into the breeze.


IIT Bombay ranks 29 in Times Higher Education BRICS and Emerging Economics rankings: Scores poorly in international outlook and research

An analysis of the ranking parameters shows that IIT Bombay has scored just 17.7 per cent in international outlook.

Shiv Sena now wants renaming of Bombay High Court

Since the city is now known as Mumbai, we cannot continue to relate the government institutions with the old name: Sena MP

Bollywood film 'Bombay' taught me about love: Zayn Malik

Zayn Malik learnt lessons of love after watching 1995 Bollywood romantic drama "Bombay".

CBFC chief finds ‘haramzaada’, ‘Bombay’ objectionable, his team doesn’t agree

Chairman Nihalani said he will direct regional officers to ban use of profanities in regional languages.

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From vada pav to falooda: Popular street foods you must try in Mumbai

Planning to travel to Mumbai? Then you must give these popular street snacks a try. We are sure you will love them!

Amitabh Bachchan promotes TV series 'Yudh' at BSE

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was spotted ringing the bell at the Bombay Stock Exchange.