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Neha Kulkarni


Elphinstone stampede: ‘Never want to return to city of accidents’
Fri, Sep 28, 2018

A year on, their families are yet to move on. For them, the ‘city of dreams’ is now a grim reminder of what they have lost

One year of Shirdi airport: SpiceJet plans flights on Boeing 737, first to fly from airport
Fri, Sep 28, 2018

In the winter schedule starting October-end, many airlines plan to scale up flight operations out of the airport.

Central Railway conducts trial for eight-coach toy train between Matheran and Neral
Wed, Sep 26, 2018

According to sources, while Central Railway spends close to Rs.1 crore 10 lakh on an average to run this train service every month, its average ticket fare earning is close to Rs. 20 lakh.

Life on the Local: Birthday parties, festivities and celebration of friendship on tracks
Tue, Sep 25, 2018

The commuters meet each other on holidays, plan trips and remain in touch through WhatsApp groups. During Navaratri, they play Garba inside the train and sing on Ganesh Chaturthi.

Mumbai: Ganesh mandal scripts public woes through skit
Sun, Sep 23, 2018

Celebrating its 42nd year of Ganesh celebrations, the mandal has scripted a short play depicting the mythological character, Narad Muni, descending on Mumbai from heaven to meet Lord Ganesha.

Faulty AC on Mumbai-Delhi Jet flight angers passengers
Sun, Sep 23, 2018

In the past two months, in response to several complaints on social media regarding glitches with air conditioning on Jet Airways flights, the airline has said the issue is being addressed by its engineering team.

Jet Airways Mumbai-Jaipur flight mishap: 30 need medical aid after crew ‘forget’ to adjust cabin pressure
Fri, Sep 21, 2018

According to senior officials of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the crew on Jet Airways flight (9W 697) forgot to turn on the ‘bleed switch’, which keeps the air pressure level inside the cabin at a comfortable level after the aircraft gains height.

Jet Airways incident: Nosebleed triggered by low pressure at high altitude
Fri, Sep 21, 2018

The passengers suffered from a condition called baro-otitis media, in which there is ear pain, dizziness, and muffed hearing due to the difference in the pressure in the cabin and in the middle ear.

Want to attract foreigners to Ganeshotsav, says Maha Tourism Minister
Wed, Sep 19, 2018

Tourism Minister Jaykumar Rawal speaks to Neha Kulkarni about the new initiatives that MTDC has taken up and the rise in the number of foreign tourists visiting Maharashtra during Ganeshotsav

Ganesh Chaturthi: Mandals worried about increased expenses
Thu, Sep 13, 2018

Rise in fuel prices, eco-friendly initiatives make festival costlier this year

Ganesh festival: 21 per cent increase in travel booking ahead of long weekend
Wed, Sep 12, 2018

The advance booking pattern is stronger than the previous year with over 77 per cent bookings so far being made over two weeks before Ganesh Chaturthi.

Mumbai: Mazagon Dock to revamp heritage gallery, trace city’s history through shipbuilding
Mon, Sep 10, 2018

Established in 2015, the heritage gallery at MDL houses some replica models of ships, including the HMS Minden, a 74-gun ship launched in the Bombay Dockyard in 1810.

Mazagon Dock to deliver second Scorpene class submarine by year end
Fri, Sep 07, 2018

After commissioning its first submarine, Kalvari, in December 2017, the company will deliver five other submarines to the Navy by 2022.

BEST, MSRTC feel the pinch as fuel prices surge
Thu, Sep 06, 2018

Since August 16, petrol prices have risen by over Rs 2 per litre while diesel prices have been hiked by Rs 2.61 per litre. On Tuesday, petrol prices were at Rs 86.72 per litre while diesel prices were at Rs 75.74 per litre.

A teacher’s 18 years of tireless, free coaching for railway job aspirants
Wed, Sep 05, 2018

Priyanka Gupta from Sewri, also appearing for the exam, said: “I like to attend sir’s classes. They are interesting and unlike others, he ensures we understand and remember the topics.”

Mumbai: G K Gokhale bridge collapse 2 months later, rlys identifies over 100 bridges for repairs
Sun, Sep 02, 2018

After two persons died in the Gokhale bridge collapse on July 3, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal directed the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, to conduct a technical audit of bridges and submit a report within six months.

GoAir to induct thirteen A320neo planes by December
Fri, Aug 31, 2018

The airline on Thursday announced its maiden international flights to Phuket and Male from Mumbai and New Delhi from October.

May exempt cruise tourism from GST, says Nitin Gadkari
Fri, Aug 31, 2018

Speaking at the first international conclave for global cruise tourism in India, he expressed unhappiness over the way cruise tourism has progressed in the country.

Mumbai: Western railway to raze foot over bridge at Lower Parel, build new bridge
Fri, Aug 31, 2018

The move comes after the railways started demolishing part of Delisle bridge last week after it was declared unsafe.

Mumbai: In Tilak Nagar, Ganesh mandal set to host deity in Ram Mandir replica
Wed, Aug 29, 2018

The Sahyadri Ganapati and Krida Mandal at Tilak Nagar in Chembur, headed by BJP leader Rahul Walunj, would invite leaders across party lines, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to visit the pandal.