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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.

Chatterati

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...

Merchant,Mehta record wins

January 8, 2009 1:42:51 am

The Rs 3.1 lakh All India invitation snooker tournament couldn’t have had a better start with two stars,Yasin Merchant and Aditya Mehta...

Yadav,Kelai to defend their marathon titles

January 8, 2009 1:41:39 am

Defending champion among the Indian participants Ram Singh Yadav,who won last year’s full marathon in a timing of 2:18:22 will head the pack which includes the likes of Deep Chand...

Manipur girls retain title

January 8, 2009 1:39:53 am

Defending champions Manipur overcame Haryana 2-0 to retain the title in the 54th National School Girls Under-19 football tournament at the Cooperage on Wednesday.

Tough training in Cairo paid off: Mangaonkar

January 8, 2009 1:37:49 am

Plenty of sweat and 100 percent commitment over past month under the guidance of world-renowned Egyptian Amir Wagih finally paid off for Mumbai lad Mahesh Mangaonkar.

Soon,five octroi posts to get armed guards

January 8, 2009 1:33:07 am

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will soon have armed guards at the five octroi posts in the city to keep a watch on goods entering the city limits.

Police turn to public to nab baby stealer

January 8, 2009 1:28:37 am

A week after an unidentified woman allegedly stole a four-day-old baby boy from Sion Hospital,the police are yet to find any substantial clues to nab the accused.

Civic hospitals to aid city’s poor patients

January 8, 2009 1:26:40 am

To help patients Below Poverty Line pay their medical bills in civic hospitals,the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has established a Dean’s Discretion Fund in KEM,Nair and Sion Hospitals.

Weeks after 26/11,indicator at CST dysfunctional

January 8, 2009 1:22:22 am

Passengers look hopefully at the indicator in the Concourse hall at CST suburban station. But their wait turns endless as digits on the indicator fail to illuminate the train timings.

Thane theatre blast: Defence seeks change in draft charges

January 8, 2009 1:20:17 am

The defence in the Thane’s Gadkari Rangayatan bomb blast case on Wednesday sought to alter the draft charges submitted by the prosecution...

Surgery gives new lease of life to patient with rare disease

January 8, 2009 1:19:30 am

For 28-year-old Antonio D’Souza walking with braces and visits to doctors had become a part of life.

Land row between state,Mumbai Port Trust may delay Trans-Harbour link

January 8, 2009 1:18:32 am

While the state government’s ambitious project to link Central Mumbai with the hinterland — the Mumbai Trans Harbour Link— is still in the bidding stages...

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