Wankhede let off int'l drug lord: Malik

Mumbai, Oct. 28 -- In his latest attack on the Narcotics Control Bureau's (NCB) zonal director Sameer Wankhede, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik claimed on ... Read More

task force set up to review city's islanding

Mumbai, Oct. 28 -- Over a year after Mumbai experienced a power outage affecting lakhs of consumers, a committee that looked into the reasons found that the emergency standard operating procedures (SO... Read More

Ulhasnagar: 21 BJPcorporators join NCP

THANE, Oct. 28 -- In a huge blow to Bharatiya Janata Party in Ulhasnagar, 21 corporators who had joined the party in the previous elections have returned to the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). Along... Read More

Civic body begins demolition of six buildings in Diva, residents protest

THANE, Oct. 28 -- The Diva suburb in Thane was tense on Wednesday following a demolition drive undertaken by the Thane Municipal Corporation in mid-morning. Hundreds of people thronged the streets opp... Read More

BEST bus crashes into dumper, eight injured

Mumbai, Oct. 28 -- A speeding Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) bus crashed into a moving dumper at Matunga on Wednesday. Eight, including the driver of the bus, sustained serious i... Read More

'Avoid crackers, large gatherings'

MUMBAI, Oct. 28 -- In a new set of guidelines issued by the Maharashtra government on Wednesday for the upcoming Diwali festival, the state government has asked citizens to avoid the use of firecracke... Read More

BMC wants hsg societies to conduct electrical audit

Mumbai, Oct. 28 -- After the level-4 fire at 60-storeyed Avighna Park, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) wants housing societies in the city to conduct electrical audits. According to the c... Read More

2 injured as robbers pelt train with stones

Mumbai, Oct. 28 -- Two passengers aboard the Konark Express were injured after robbers pelted them with stones at Naveej, near Pune, on Tuesday night. The passengers were travelling to Bhuvaneshwar fr... Read More

BMC to study crocodiles at Powai lake

Mumbai, Oct. 28 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), as part of its proposal to build a 10.2-km long, circumambulatory cycle track around the periphery of Powai lake, has commissioned a si... Read More

'No hike in property tax'

Mumbai, Oct. 28 -- Months before the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections, the state cabinet on Wednesday decided to not increase the property taxes for buildings and lands in Mumbai for... Read More