Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Rafique Baghdadi


From gunpowder factory to ship scrap business, an area’s changing fortunes

February 06, 2014 11:29 am

Darukhana area of Mazgaon, with its bustling ironworks units, shacks, godowns and shops, may seem nondescript but few are aware of its interesting history.

This home stood witness to the hands that built Bombay

February 06, 2014 2:40 pm

Now part of Regina Pacis Convent in Byculla, the orphanage was once owned by controversial stockbroker Premchand Roychand

A Nostalgic Walk

September 12, 2012 1:14 am

Heritage lovers are set to rediscover Mumbai with Alliance Francaise’s new initiative

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AAP’s Vijay Nair got Rs 100-crore kickbacks on behalf of party leaders: ED to court

Updated: December 1, 2022 8:51:04 am

The ED said the money came “from a group, called South group, controlled by Sarath Reddy, K Kavitha, Magunta Srinivasulu Reddy”. It did not identify K Kavitha.

For Himachal Pradesh Police, the next big challenge: cybercrime

December 1, 2022 8:47:41 am

The police department has sent by a proposal to the government for sanctioning cybercrime police stations in 10 districts. The proposal has excluded Kinnaur and Lahaul-Spiti districts

International Kolkata Book Fair from Jan 30 next year

December 1, 2022 8:44:24 am

Spain will be the Focal Theme Country of the 46th International Kolkata Book Fair 2023.

Belgium’s golden generation, Germany’s gen next seek to avoid humiliation

December 1, 2022 8:44:02 am

Germany need a win against Costa Rica not just to qulify for the knockout stages, but to not lower their international football standing any more.

Saudi Arabia exit World Cup with newfound confidence

December 1, 2022 8:43:38 am

The Green Falcons have nothing to be ashamed about after being eliminated from the following a 2-1 loss to Mexico on Wednesday.

MC plans to renovate 176 govt houses at a cost of Rs 5.69 cr

December 1, 2022 8:40:09 am

It was stated that the "occupants of government houses under Municipal Corporation Chandigarh have requested to carry out repair & renovation work".

Prime Minister Narendra Modi writes: India’s agenda during its G20 Presidency will be inclusive, ambitious, action-oriented, and decisive

Updated: December 1, 2022 8:36:38 am

Our G20 priorities will be shaped in consultation with our fellow-travellers in the Global South, whose voice often goes unheard. Our priorities will focus on healing our “One Earth”, creating harmony within our “One Family” and giving hope for our “One Future”.

World Cup fans see more active play from stoppages directive

Updated: December 1, 2022 8:36:29 am

Active playing time was as little as 52 minutes for some games at the 2018 World Cup when video review of referees’ decisions debuted and some reviews took more than two minutes.

Daily Briefing: In Gujarat, AAP banks on new chemistry on ground; Bilkis Bano challenges release of 11 convicts in SC

December 1, 2022 8:35:08 am

In today’s edition: Gujarat votes in phase 1 today; Meta’s Nick Clegg on gap between policymaking and tech; Bilkis Bano moves Supreme Court; latest from Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra; Express at FIFA World Cup; and more

Robert Lewandowski celebrates ‘happy defeat’ as Poland advance

Updated: December 1, 2022 8:31:57 am

You’d never know his team just lost a crucial World Cup game 2-0 to Argentina.