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Eloke edges out Khandwala

February 18, 2009 4:24:52 am

Young Raj Khandwala choked when it mattered as he went down fighting in a black-ball finish in the decider to Abhinay Eloke in the CCI Platinum Jubilee Open snooker tournament at the CCI’s Wilson Jones Billiards Room on Tuesday.

Bar employee killed in Santacruz

February 18, 2009 4:22:51 am

The cashier of a Santacruz bar was murdered by unidentified assailants on Tuesday.

State mulls ban on mobile phones in civic,pvt schools

February 18, 2009 4:21:46 am

The Maharashtra government is mulling enforcing a ban on mobile phones at all municipal and private schools in the city.

Work on Mithi under way,dearth of volunteers poses major hurdle

February 18, 2009 4:20:45 am

A month after it was floated,the Mithi Sansad,has started the first leg of its work to revive the beleaguered Mithi river.

Napean Sea Road residents unite to save trees

February 18, 2009 4:19:04 am

The residents of Napean Sea Road on Tuesday carried out a campaign,inspired by the Chipko Movement,to save more than 100 trees in their locality from getting axed because of a road widening project.

Allow other sports too at Mahalaxmi racecourse,says corporation

February 18, 2009 4:17:11 am

The high profile grounds of Mahalaxmi racecourse may soon be open to sports other than equestrian events.

To woo voters,Sena now wants Marathi Bhavan

February 18, 2009 4:15:52 am

The election is around the corner and the Shiv Sena is leaving no stone unturned to woo the Marathi manoos.

Stepchildren strangle woman to death

February 18, 2009 4:14:18 am

A woman was murdered by her stepchildren in Worli on Monday night.

Father,son robbed of gold worth Rs 30 lakh

February 18, 2009 4:13:19 am

A father-son duo were looted of 2.2 kg of gold worth around Rs 30 lakh at Powai on Tuesday afternoon. According to the victims...

Fahim Ansari,Sabahuddin sent to judicial custody

February 18, 2009 4:12:09 am

The Metropolitan Magistrate court on Tuesday sent alleged LeT operatives Fahim Ahmed Ansari and his associate Sabahuddin Ahmed Shabbir to judicial custody till March 2.

HC refers Adnan Sami’s case to family court

February 18, 2009 4:10:28 am

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday ruled that a suit filed by Pakistani singer Adnan Sami’s wife in a case relating to property dispute should be heard by a family court.

Transport boost for city; BEST to buy 900 buses

February 18, 2009 4:09:18 am

With an objective to boost the public transport in the city,the central sanctioning and monitoring committee on Tuesday sanctioned Rs 276 crore for buying 900 buses.

State justifies assault on Arthur Road Jail inmates

February 18, 2009 4:08:02 am

The state government on Tuesday justified its action pertaining to the assault on inmates of Arthur Road Jail last year.

Swadeshi tackle for rugby

February 18, 2009 4:06:03 am

The great man after whom this Bandra school is named would have approved of the means employed by its sport teacher to get his wards tackle a foreign game.

Insurance cover for tenants of shaky buildings

February 18, 2009 4:04:00 am

Tenants in 16,252 old,dilapidated buildings in the city will be insured against buildings collapses that claim several lives year after year.

IM turned to WiFi before Ahmedabad blasts: Crime Branch

February 18, 2009 4:02:42 am

The Indian Mujahideen suspects,against whom the Crime Branch of Mumbai police,filed a chargesheet today,were highly tech-savvy.

He is innocent,says arrested teen’s father 

February 18, 2009 4:01:26 am

The father of one of the two suspects claims that his son is innocent. My son cannot be behind the crime.

Teenager held for kidnapping,killing childhood friend

February 18, 2009 4:00:10 am

The Khar police on Monday night arrested Jamal Shaikh (name changed) on the charges of kidnapping their 18-year-old classmate for a Rs 2-lakh ransom.

Peerbhoy’s brother to be made a witness

February 18, 2009 3:58:49 am

The Mumbai Police Crime Branch,which today filed a chargesheet against Indian Mujhadeen suspects including Mansoor Asghar Peerbhoy...

For dog’s sake

February 18, 2009 3:46:59 am

A dog wearing Louis Vuitton shoes walks away with the prize,while one in pink underwear makes a statement


February 18, 2009 3:45:37 am

Goan cartoonist Mario Miranda has become a frequent flyer to Mumbai these says.

New dish on the block

February 18, 2009 3:43:23 am

It doesn’t come as a surprise to know that renowned celebrity photographer Dabboo Ratnani’s brother,Vicky Ratnani,is a master at his art too,the culinary sort.


February 18, 2009 3:41:21 am

The Andheri hotspot Firangi Paani has opened a sister at hip Bandra.

Different strokes

February 18, 2009 3:39:40 am

Cliched as it may sound,for Atul Kulkarni variety is the spice of life.


February 18, 2009 3:37:52 am

I am a little disillusioned with the way young people want to get rich the easy way.