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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Mumbai's homeless left out in manifestos

City-based NGO Pehchan, which also works for the rights of homeless in the city, says that the major political parties have released their manifestos, but none of them mentioned anything about urban homeless across the country.

Mumbai Police band: Melody in their march

The band’s 120 members, comprising pipe, brass and bugle sections, practise twice a day and play the parade every Friday morning.


Virtual tour of Gateway of India likely to become reality

CyArk, an international non-profit organisation based in California, USA, is working on digital scanning and archiving of the historic arch monument, whose final data of an accurate surface model will be submitted free of cost to the state Directorate of Archaeology and Museums for its own use.

Rename Gateway of India as 'Bharat Dwar', demands BJP MLA

Mumbai, Gateway of India's foundation was laid in 1911 to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Mumbai. It was inaugurated 13 years later, in 1924, and is a beautiful confluence of Indian, Arabic and Western architecture.

Guarding Gateway of India: Tired of red tape, police plan makeshift security plaza

Mumbai Police plans to have a makeshift security plaza to guard the landward entry point to the heritage structure.

Traffic cops refuse nod to ‘Floatel’ near Gateway of India

The floatel is also accused of threatening the livelihood of small fishermen in Mumbai.


Hanukkah lights up at Gateway of India, with a wish to spread light and love

Hanukkah is The Festival of Lights for the Jews 'Hanukkah' which commenced 5 days ago.

All peaceful at Chaitya Bhoomi barring minor clashes, protests

The Mumbai police had imposed a strict bandobast with over 2,000 personnel at the venue and more in surrounding areas.

Swimming against tide, IAF team plans to circle Mumbai in 50 hrs

The six-member team is attempting to become the first athletes to swim around the city in a clockwise direction

Plans to put up railings along seafront near Gateway of India gather dust

The committee had suggested railings of height up to 6 feet which people cannot cross.

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Rehearsals in full swing for Beating Retreat and Tattoo ceremony

India celebrates Navy Day on 4th December to celebrate Navy's role in 1971 Indo-Pakistan war when missile boats carried out a daring attack on Karachi harbour

Today in pics: January 25, 2014

Gateway of India being illuminated with the dynamic special effects of the LED lights in Mumbai .


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26/11: Stories of Strength full event video

Watch the third edition of 26/11 Stories of Strength memorial event at the Gateway of India, Mumbai.

26/11 will be Pak.’s revenge against India: Lakhvi told Headley

Mumbai, Feb 12 (ANI): The 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict David Coleman Headley’s 5th day of deposition began on Friday. Deposing before a special Mumbai court through video conferencing, he revealed that Lakhvi told him that 26/11 attack will be revenge to all bomb blasts planned by India in Pakistan. He further said that he visited Siddhivinayak Temple, made a video of the premises and purchased 15-20 sacred thread for 26/11 attackers so that they would look like Indians. He also told that he chose Cuffe Parade as the landing site for 26/11 attackers after visiting Gateway of India and Cuffe Parade. When he returned to Pakistan after his Mumbai visit from April 9th-15th, 2008, he met Sajid Mir and Major Iqbal to show them video of possible landing sites in India. He told the court that he was in Pakistan from April 15 to June 30, 2008, but during this period somewhere in May, he visited New York and Philadelphia.