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Mumbai: Rain likely in city, adjoining areas today

A low pressure area over Lakshadweep in the east-central Arabian Sea is causing widespread rain over Maharashtra.

Maharashtra: A high-stakes contest

While in most elections the public gets to choose which issues really matter, in the present election the BJP has managed to ensure that the electoral narrative has not strayed from the twin messages of nationalism and national security.


Arnala Fort island: EVMs take a boat-ride to reach this booth

Every election, the government makes special provisions for taking the voting process to the Arnala Fort island, around 8 km from the Arnala beach in Vasai.

Rain, turnout on their mind: Mumbai votes today

As the city heads to polling booths on Monday, 1.68 lakh voters have been added to its electoral rolls since it last voted for the Lok Sabha elections in April.

Outdoor polling booths made rain-proof, voting to be smooth: Mumbai collector

Shivajirao Jondhale, city collector and district election officer, said, “For booths in the open, we have set up tents covered with plastic. We are hopeful that the voter turnout will not be affected.”

Mumbai: FIR registered against brother of BJP MLA for disrupting campaign

According to the FIR, the accused include Mehta’s brother Vinod, along with three other unidentified persons.


Dhananjay Munde faces heat for remark on Pankaja

In the clip that was shared widely on Facebook, Dhananjay, leader of the Opposition in the Vidhan Parishad, is heard saying that being the daughter of the elder brother has given Pankaja undue advantage, a refrain common in his election speeches this season.

JU V-C highlights creative nation-building for sustaining pluralistic cultural tradition

"I hear that Dr Das is gheraoed for more than two-three days... we could have never imagined we would gherao them (teachers),” Mukhopadhyay said.

Mumbai: No water supply in Aarey tribal school for three days

A teacher said that multiple complaints have been registered with the public works department (PWD) regarding this.

Maharashtra elections: All you need to know about Mumbai candidates

The severity of the criminal cases range from murder, attempt to murder, death threats, criminal intimidation, extortion threats, theft and robbery.

Mumbai Photos

Mumbai: Protests at Aarey as felling of trees begin after HC clears Metro car depot

Protesters fear that the metro car depot will destroy biodiversity and pave the way for further development and land exploitation in Mumbai's Aarey.

RIP Boman Kohinoor: Mumbai's famed Britannia restaurant loses its beloved diamond

Mumbai’s popular restaurateur, Boman Kohinoor, the co-owner of Iranian-Parsi cafe Britannia & Co at Ballard Pier, died Wednesday at the city’s Parsee General Hospital.


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

Mumbai Videos

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.