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Mumbai-based real estate agent held for sexual assault of minor boy at hospital

The police said that the 12-year-old boy was sleeping in the passage of the hospital along with his mother when the accused allegedly took him to an isolated location and sexually assaulted him.

Mumbai: 29-year-old man held for flashing on video call

The accused allegedly got the cellphone number of the woman, a 32-year-old homemaker, from Facebook, following which, he started making video calls to her. However, as the number was not known to her, the complainant did not answer the calls, said police.


Halted for 3 weeks, trains from Pune to Mumbai to start regularly from today

Landslides along the route, waterlogging in Mumbai and Thane regions and incessant downpour in Mumbai further affected train traffic.

Mumbai: 52-year-old fireman dies during training session

After finishing practical training of 10 to 12 minutes in the morning, Malvankar participated in another practical training like donning on and off of BA sets, high pressure and low-pressure test.

Mumbai: Minor who faced trial as adult cleared of rape, extortion charges by Juvenile Justice Board

The incident came to light when the minor’s mother read a message from the juvenile and asked her daughter about it. Subsequently, an FIR was filed against the minor for rape, extortion and under sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.

Senior citizen drugged, robbed by co-passenger in Mumbai-bound bus

The incident took place on August 11, when Gore boarded the bus at Jamkhendi. The bus reached Swargate bus depot in Pune in the afternoon, where a person got on it and sat next to Gore.


‘Harassed by cops’, claims Mumbai-based theatre group

Members of the Qissa Kothi group alleged that in the early hours of Thursday when Yash Khan and rest of the male members of the group were fast asleep in their room, two policemen rang the bell of their room.

Mumbai: Doctors throng psychiatric ward in Sion hospital to ‘cope with fear psychosis’

The latest agitation comes two days after a first-year resident doctor was assaulted in the medicine ward of the hospital, following the death of a patient.

Coast Guard sounds high alert after intelligence on possible terrorist attack on Mumbai

Coast Guard sources said that security around the city’s eastern and western coasts is usually intensified in the run-up to Independence Day.

After Rahul Bose, Twitter user shows bill of Mumbai hotel charging Rs 1,700 for two boiled eggs

The bill copy shared by Dhar showed omelettes are also priced at the same Rs 850, while a Diet Coke goes for Rs 260 in the hotel.

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Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 13, many still feared trapped

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s disaster management cell said the number of people feared trapped could be anywhere between 40 to 50.

Malad wall collapse: Death toll rises to 21, several injured after overnight downpour

At least 20 people have been killed and several others critically injured after a compound wall collapsed on hutments due to heavy rainfall at Kurar village, Pimparipada-Malad East, Mumbai. The rains have completely disrupted the city's normalcy.


Rajinikanth, Nayanthara shoot for Darbar in Mumbai

Rajinikanth and Nayanthara are busy shooting for AR Murugadoss film Darbar in Mumbai. The film marks the superstar's first collaboration with the director.

Superstar Rajinikanth starts Darbar shoot in Mumbai

Superstar Rajinikanth along with director AR Murugadoss participated in a pooja marking the beginning of the shoot of their upcoming film Darbar. The shoot will begin from today in Mumbai.

Mumbai CST bridge collapse claims several lives, at least 30 injured

Police officials said the incident happened around 7.30 pm when a large portion of the bridge fell on Dr DN Road affecting north-bound traffic on JJ flyover during peak hour.

From 1903 Humber to 1936 Cord: A sneak peek into Mumbai's vintage auto show

The two-day exhibition had over 400 vehicles on display which included 100 superbikes and supercars. The vintage cars section of the auto show was divided into six categories


Mumbai's 'Blue Synagogue' restored, but it's not blue anymore

The synagogue was built in 1884 by Jacob Sassoon who was the grandson of former leader of the Jewish community in Mumbai, David Sassoon. The synagogue was named after Jacob's father Eliyahoo Sassoon.

The other side of Mumbai's dance bars

As many as 700 dance bars across Mumbai and Maharashtra were shut down following the 2005 ban. The ban also pushed nearly 70,000 bar girls out of jobs, reportedly forcing many into prostitution

In parched Maharashtra, farmers and tribals hit the streets again

Over 7,000 farmers and tribals from across Maharashtra were marching towards Azad Maidan in Mumbai in protest of various agrarian issues in the state

Elphinstone stampede: Mumbai pays tribute to victims on first anniversary

Commuters and politicians Saturday paid tribute on the first anniversary of the stampede at Prabhadevi railway station here which killed 23 commuters

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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.

Mumbai fire doused

Fire in building behind Mumbai’s Kamala Mills compound was doused on Saturday morning. No casualties reported.


After 6 years in Pakistan jail, Mumbai resident Hamid Ansari returns home

It’s been six years since Hamid Nehal Ansari crossed the border into Pakistan and was arrested. On Thursday, he returned to his home in Mumbai days after being released from a Pakistan jail.

On Day 2, protesting farmers march towards Mumbai’s Azad Maidan

Thousands of farmers and tribals began a march from different parts of Maharashtra to culminate at Azad Maidan and ask for some of their long-pending demands to be met.

Over 60 houses gutted as massive fire breaks out in Bandra slum in Mumbai

A massive fire broke out in a slum opposite the Bandra Fire Station in Mumbai, gutting at least 60 houses on Tuesday. No casualties were reported, but two women and two children were admitted to a hospital after they fainted due to shock.

Salted Caramel Popcorn Cupcake by Pooja Dhingra

Celebrity chef, owner of Mumbai's Le 15 Pâtisserie and Macaron Queen of India, Pooja Dhingra talks her passion for baking and shares a recipe for her favourite salted caramel popcorn cupcake.


Bharat bandh: Protest turns violent in some states, politicians blame each other

Led by the Congress party, a united Opposition called for a Bharat Bandh on Monday over rising fuel prices and falling value of the rupee. The protest turned violent in some states, causing damage to public property. While Congress President Rahul Ga

Blue bottle jellyfish spotted in Mumbai.

Venomous blue bottle jellyfish spotted along the Mumbai coastline.

Mumbai in Timelapse

A timelapse journey through Mumbai.

Hear the Mumbai monsoon

The rain makes us dance to its rhythm. It has a special place. Hear the different sounds of the Mumbai monsoon and experience it.