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Friday, September 17, 2021



Esplanade Mansion ‘sad story’ an eye-opener; authorities should protect heritage buildings: Bombay HC

July 18, 2021 6:22 pm

The structure lost its “splendour” over the years and was listed among “100 most endangered sites” in 2006, the court said. Only a positive approach of the authorities can help in maintaining such buildings in the city forever, it added.

Take immediate measures to avoid deaths due to potholes on Mumbai-Goa highway: Bombay HC

July 03, 2021 7:02 am

A division bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice Girish S Kulkarni was hearing a public interest litigation seeking directions that steps be taken to fix and cover potholes on NH-66, which is prone to accidents.

IIT-B introduces interdisciplinary liberal arts, sciences, engineering programme

June 30, 2021 12:25 am

Called the Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering (LASE) Programme, students from the Autumn 2021 batch will be given a choice to enrol for the course after completing their first academic year.

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

September 11, 2019 8:08 am

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

December 03, 2018 1:45 pm

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

September 04, 2017 1:20 am

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

February 11, 2016 2:14 am

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

February 03, 2016 12:42 pm

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

December 29, 2015 11:19 am

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

December 04, 2015 1:21 am

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


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

April 27, 2019 9:43 am

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

June 17, 2014 4:34 pm

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