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Give priority to road repair,Dhanda to MC

January 13, 2009 4:52:28 am

Chief Parliamentary Secretary Harish Rai Dhanda on Monday held a meeting with MC officials and reviewed various developmental works being undertaken by the corporation.

PAU to have new School of Agri Biotech

January 13, 2009 4:51:06 am

Realising the tremendous potential of biotechnology in increasing agricultural productivity...

CM assures aid to GGN College

January 13, 2009 4:50:06 am

A deputation led by Tarlok Singh Jaggi,assistant secretary of the managing committee,Dr Narinder Singh Sidhu,principal,and Jaswant Singh Gill,director of GNN College,Doraha,met Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal during his Vikas Rally at Payal.

PAU plans course on ornamental

January 13, 2009 4:49:20 am

Ornamental fish culture is an upcoming venture and holds great potential in India...

Bon-fire,traditional songs mark fest

January 13, 2009 4:48:18 am

Lohri was celebrated at Hathi complex in PAU where Dr Manjit Singh Kang,vice-chancellor,PAU,was the chief guest while the Estate Officer,Dr Gurkirpal Singh was the guest of honour.

Lohri celebrated in city schools and colleges

January 13, 2009 4:47:16 am

Lohri was celebrated at Sat Paul Mittal School with a lot of exuberance and fanfare. The mood on the campus was upbeat and the students were totally absorbed in the festive spirit of Lohri.

History revisited

January 13, 2009 4:44:52 am

The Doraha Fort or Doraha Sarai is today popularly known as the RDB fort,courtesy the use of the location in Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra’s movie ‘Rang De Basanti’ whose key sequence was shot here.

Transporters give memo to Gurjar

January 13, 2009 4:43:05 am

As part of their ongoing stir,protesting transporters took out a march till Deputy Commissioner Sumer Singh Gurjar’s office and submitted their charter of demands.

Kite flying turns ugly,2 fired at in old city

January 13, 2009 4:42:08 am

Two brothers got critically injured when they were shot at by a few of their neighbours in the Old Bazar area of the old city,here on Monday evening.

‘Have received complaint against DC’

January 13, 2009 4:40:53 am

The news may spell doom for Deputy Commissioner Sumer Singh Gurjar but Chief Secretary Ramesh Inder Singh has confirmed receiving a note on Gurjar’s alleged involvement in accepting bribes from arrested Ludhiana West Tehsildar Arvind Parkash Verma.

Bomb hoax at city school

January 13, 2009 4:03:53 am

A bomb threat call,which later turned out to be a hoax,to Sardar Vallabhai Patel High School and Junior College in Kandivli sent the police on a wild goose chase.

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...