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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...

Talks with HC Chief Justice fail,Thane lawyers launch ‘indefinite strike’

January 8, 2009 1:17:24 am

The lawyers of the Thane court on Wednesday decided to continue with the strike to protest against setting up of new courts in Bhiwandi as the talks between the members of the bar association and the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court failed to resolve the issue.

Lured by promise of more returns,man loses Rs 2 lakh

January 8, 2009 1:16:29 am

The Goregaon police have detained two persons for defrauding people using investment schemes. The police have registered an FIR against one G Shetty and Palash Bag in connection with the case.

RTOs to get wireless system for better coordination

January 8, 2009 1:15:14 am

In a bid to improve coordination,the Regional Traffic Offices (RTO) within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) would soon be connected to each other through wireless communication systems.

Dog breeders asked to register before Feb 5 or face legal action

January 8, 2009 1:13:48 am

Dog lover Prasad Zaokar’s attempt to find his female Bulldog a mate landed him in deep trouble. Two-and-a-half months ago,Zaokar imported a male British Bulldog from a breeder-cum-trader in Kolkata.

Rlys charted Bombay’s growth,now chugs into record books

January 8, 2009 1:12:40 am

From a feeble cheer when the first train chugged from the Victoria Terminus to Thane on April 16,1853 to the constant chatter of announcements on jam-packed railway stations...

Resilient Mumbai prepares to run out from under terror’s shadow

January 8, 2009 1:06:20 am

Over 35,000 runners will be participating in this year’s Mumbai marathon on January 18,not only for fitness or altruism,but also to exorcise the ghosts that the 10 machine-gun toting terrorists had set free on that fateful night of 26/11.

Dogged strays get a job & a new lease of life

January 8, 2009 1:04:03 am

Hope has arrived for the city’s stray dogs,many of which were under the threat of elimination. The municipal authorities have found work for them,setting up a dog squad comprising entirely strays.

Witnesses identify slain terrorists

January 8, 2009 1:02:38 am

A month-and-a-half after 26/11,the bodies of the nine terrorists were shown to 10 to 15 witnesses for identification at the JJ Hospital morgue.

Check on terror routes and bodies

January 8, 2009 1:01:32 am

A two-member committee set up to probe the 26/11 attacks got to work on Wednesday,with former Union Home Secretary Ram Pradhan visiting four of the attack sites - hotels Trident and Oberoi...