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College student killed in road mishap

January 13, 2009 4:02:26 am

A 22-year-old youth was killed in a road accident on Monday morning.

Steep rise in BEST revenue,thanks to fuel strike

January 13, 2009 4:01:28 am

The petrol and diesel strike that severely affected commutation last week has inadvertently proved to be a boon in disguise for the Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport.

From water baby to safed machli,Briton becomes India’s first female life guard

January 13, 2009 3:59:20 am

A woman as life saving guard on Indian beaches is not a common sight but for this 22-year-old Briton,who chose to be rescue swimmer,it came as a matter of surprise.

Man steals jewellery to fulfil pregnant wife’s wish

January 13, 2009 3:57:39 am

Confessions of a chain snatcher came in as a surprise for Kandivali police after they arrested Deepak Chindaliya (25) on Friday night while he was running after snatching a chain on MG Road.

10 yrs on,municipal body’s solid waste management in dumps

January 13, 2009 3:56:03 am

Ten years after acquiring a 45-acre plot for solid waste management,Kalyan and Dombivli Municipal Corporation continues to dump garbage in a small plot...

BMC not to approve work orders after Jan 31

January 13, 2009 3:54:16 am

In a bid to bring ‘financial discipline’ in the civic body so that ward-level works are expedited till the end of financial year...

Now,Shiv Sena demands quota in MHADA flats

January 13, 2009 3:52:54 am

On the day that the Maharashtra Housing and Development Authority started distributing forms for its flats in Mumbai...

3 held for attempted forgery of cheque

January 13, 2009 3:51:17 am

Three members of a Pune-based business,who had allegedly tried to forge a cheque by changing the issued amount from Rs 3050 to Rs 18.5 lakh were recently arrested by the Dadar police.

Police get custody of Sabahuddin,Fahim Ansari

January 13, 2009 3:49:35 am

The Metropolitan Magistrate court on Monday handed over the custody of Fahim Ansari and Sabahuddin Ahmed,wanted for their alleged connection in the recent terror attacks,to Crime Branch till January 23.

Old trees trimmed for better marathon view

January 13, 2009 3:45:37 am

Here's the first casualty of Mumbai Marathon 2009-branches of a large number of trees between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and Bandra Reclamation on the Marathon route are being chopped off to facilitate a clear aerial view of the event.

Bandra-Worli sea link hit by delay,again

January 13, 2009 3:44:19 am

The much-awaited infrastructure showpiece expected to transform Mumbai’s skyline and ease some of its traffic woes,the Bandra-Worli Sea Link,has once again failed to keep its date with motorists.

No English please,it’s a BMC meeting

January 13, 2009 3:42:15 am

The Shiv Sena-ruled Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has rejected fresh attempts by the civic administration to bring English back in the civic body.

Guards held for robbing Nadiadwala

January 13, 2009 3:39:20 am

Crime Branch officers on Monday arrested two private guards and a member of the Chhota Rajan gang for the robbery at Bollywood producer Sajid Nadiadwala’s home last week.

To market,to market,to turn the cops hi-tech

January 13, 2009 3:38:04 am

Hi-tech vehicles protected from explosives and chemicals,firing simulators with videos on hostage rescue and a Global Positioning System-not to mention the basics like bulletproof jackets...

3,863 flats in hand,88,222 forms sold

January 13, 2009 3:35:17 am

House-hunters built up an overwhelming response on the first day of the housing projects introduced across Mumbai by the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority.

2 held for beating cop

January 12, 2009 11:13:52 pm

Two boys were arrested for beating up a constable and attempting to rob him in Vashi.

Man,wife attacked by three women

January 12, 2009 11:12:41 pm

A past enmity almost turned fatal for one Afreen Sarnobat (20) when three women attacked her on Saturday night.

Khosla Ka Ghosla row: summons to Tandav Films

January 12, 2009 11:11:47 pm

The legal battle between UTV Software Communications Private Limited,producers of the film Khosla Ka Ghosla and Tandav Films Entertainment Private Limited has taken another turn.

Vishwa Gaurav Puraskar for Asha Bhosle

January 12, 2009 11:10:56 pm

Legendary playback singer Asha Bhosle will be honoured with the Vishwa Gaurav Puraskar,instituted by US-based Brihan Maharashtra Mandal (BMM).

Civic worker falls into pit,dies

January 12, 2009 11:10:11 pm

A BMC worker lost his life after falling into a pit on Saturday evening. At 7:30 pm 28-year-old Muthur fell into the pit he was digging on Daftari road in Malad (east).

Soon,web-enabled long-distance trains

January 12, 2009 11:09:32 pm

The passengers of Rajdhani,Jan Shatabdi,Shatabdi trains would soon be able to use internet services while travelling.

Development body plans business centres around the city

January 12, 2009 11:08:55 pm

If things go the way the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) plans,the financial capital and its urban agglomeration’s new business centres could be located at Kanjurmarg,Ulhasnagar...

A Boost For The Ban

January 12, 2009 11:07:59 pm

The ban on smoking in public places might have drawn a lot of flak from youth who saw it as an unnecessary infringement on their fun. But,for a group of students from the SIES College of Management in Nerul...

Taking Wing

January 12, 2009 11:07:09 pm

If there was any doubt that Indian festivals can be a great route to social harmony,one only needs to visit Mumbai’s ‘Kite Market’ in Patang Gali,Imamwada...

All Aboard The Team Bus

January 12, 2009 11:05:59 pm

“Train mein bahut dhakka bukki hota hai. Par ab hum khush hai,” says 13-year-old Pradeep Tangade,a resident of St Catherine of Siena Orphanage at Bandra.