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Master Cup: IDFC,HSBC record contrasting wins

January 9, 2009 1:40:38 am

IDFC Mutual Fund defeated DBS Bank by 19 runs in a thrilling Group I tie in the Corporate Masters Cup cricket tournament at the Bombay Gymkhana on Thursday.

After a long wait,Revankar regains his touch

January 9, 2009 1:39:33 am

Batsman Anup Revankar’s timely 90 runs in the first innings not only helped his team New Hind Sports Club retain their Purshottam Shield title recently,but was a huge personal gain for him as well.

Khan hits tinsel town in style

January 9, 2009 1:37:43 am

Junior National champion Shahbaaz Khan made his mark here as he scalped international Rupesh Shah 4-3 in the best match on Day two of the Rs 3.10 lakh Invitation Snooker Tournament on Thursday.

Woman dies on Air-India flight from Jeddah

January 9, 2009 12:38:14 am

A 64-year-old woman died on board an Air India flight on her way to Aurangabad from Jeddah.

Month-long bougainvillaea exhibition held in Panvel

January 9, 2009 12:36:44 am

This month,a weekend drive to Panvel holds an indisputable treat for plant and flower enthusiasts. A bougainvillea exhibition...

FACE TO FACE with Namit Das

January 9, 2009 12:35:51 am

I gifted my sister my iPod. But when I had it,I used to listen to a lot of Sade...

Tackle root causes to fight terror,says author Mahmood Mamdani

January 9, 2009 12:35:29 am

After penning the much appreciated book Good Muslim,Bad Muslim ,based on cold war politics and roots of terrorism,anthropologist,author and professor,Mahmood Mamdani was in the city to dispel many myths surrounding the much abused word — terrorism.

Sara-Sahara: BMC refuses to take action

January 9, 2009 12:34:08 am

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday refused to take action against two civic officials...

For every 2 vacancies,1 for bereaved

January 9, 2009 12:33:13 am

There is good news for the candidates wanting to get a job in the place of their parent who died while serving at the municipal councils.

‘I don’t like intense films’

January 9, 2009 12:32:54 am

Controversy seems to be her middle name. Recently,there were rumours of Kangana Ranaut refusing to promote her forthcoming film,Raaz ...

Navi Mumbai awaits new modes of transport

January 9, 2009 12:31:41 am

Navi Mumbai could be the second city after Mumbai to have modes of transport apart from railway and buses.

Audi India launches world class showroom in city

January 9, 2009 12:30:43 am

At the time when corporates are struggling hard to cope up with the global recession,one of the world’s leading luxury automobile companies...

20-year-old commits suicide at police colony

January 9, 2009 12:29:34 am

The body of a 20-year-old boy was found on Thursday at a MHADA police colony. Asif Maner is believed to have committed suicide between Wednesday night and Thursday morning at his residence at 304 MHADA police colony by hanging himself from a ceiling hook.

Post 26/11,cops undergo specialised training

January 9, 2009 12:28:47 am

For the first time since the 26/11 terror attack,the Mumbai Police put their concerns about the inadequacies of training into action when it recently participated in a training programme conducted by an expert from Hong Kong.

A month after being released,man put behind bars

January 9, 2009 12:28:03 am

Pradip alias Baiju Sangapan’s release from jail could barely last long. Within a month of being released,after serving a three-year sentence,Pradip was sent behind bars for alleged forgery and theft.

Civic body proposes a plan to improve city’s health

January 9, 2009 12:27:17 am

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is all set with a plan that aims at improving the general health of the city residents.

City feels the heat of truckers’ strike on 4th day

January 9, 2009 12:25:55 am

Four days after the All India Motor Transport Association (AIMTC) called a nation-wide strike,the city has begun to feel the heat.

On the map: slum youths in demand and jobs in supply

January 9, 2009 12:11:45 am

Smart-but-out-of-a-job youngsters living in Mumbai’s suburban slums can look forward to landing work assignments.

City cops get UP suspect for possible 26/11 links

January 9, 2009 12:09:14 am

The Mumbai crime branch on Thursday took custody of Imran Shehzad,an alleged Lashkar-e-Toiba operative arrested on December 31for the attack on a CRPF camp in Rampur.

Mangrove belt turns garbage dump

January 9, 2009 12:07:54 am

Builders are systematically destroying mangroves in the Mira-Bhayander region,dumping debris and garbage on them and hacking and dredging the soil for illegal constructions,an NGO of environmentalists has alleged.

ONGC aircraft grounded at Juhu,delays hit international airport

January 9, 2009 12:06:51 am

Flights at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) and the old airbase at Juhu were severely affected on Thursday as the oil sector strike entered its second day.


January 8, 2009 2:08:34 am

So what if the whole city has already seen Slumdog Millionaire and the music available in stores? We can always have a music launch party...

Campus play

January 8, 2009 2:07:21 am

When film enthusiasts Sandeep and Dhananjay Kulkarni first approached Sathaye College in Vile Parle for space to start a film club...

Role call

January 8, 2009 2:06:16 am

For women who can’t have enough of Randeep Hooda,look forward to his forthcoming release Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaya. The film,due for release in February,has Hooda play 18 different characters.

Expression matters

January 8, 2009 2:04:46 am

Soon after the publication of Rabindranath Tagore’s Gitanjali in English with an introduction by W B Yeats in 1912,came a rude shock. In a letter to his friend William Rothenstein...