97% LLB seats filled in colleges affiliated to Mumbai University

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- After a delay in admission schedule, three common admission rounds and five institutional rounds, the state common entrance test (CET) cell has managed to fill the most seats in Bach... Read More

Deonar: BMC to seek closure extension

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- With the deadline to stop dumping waste at Deonar dumping ground closing in, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) plans to approach the Bombay high court (HC) for an extensio... Read More

New pitch: When cricketers turn raconteurs

India, Dec. 6 -- Farokh Engineer was in roaring form as keynote speaker at the 11th Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture the other day at the CCI, reeling off stories and anecdotes as rapidly as he would s... Read More

man held for attack on cop, theft

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- Dongri police on Thursday arrested a 22-year-old man for allegedly stabbing an on-duty constable on Wednesday, when the personnel tried to arrest the accused, Hussain Shaikh, for ste... Read More

kem mishap: one month on, bmc yet to hire ceos for 4 hospitals

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- Almost a month after the fire at King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital on November 7, in which a two-month-old sustained injuries and later died, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation... Read More

Need an effective redressal, say victims of instant divorce

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- Months after the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019, which criminalises the practice of instant divorce, came into force, the victims of instant triple talaq h... Read More

City man can fly abroad after HC puts stay on his lookout notice

MUMBAI, Dec. 6 -- The Bombay high court (HC) on Thursday stayed the lookout circular issued against a city resident, Gaurav Tayal, and permitted him to travel abroad. The HC bench asked Tayal to subm... Read More

Chinese firm can't sell products under Indian jewellery brand name

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- In a relief to famous jewellery brand ORRA, the Bombay high court (HC) through a temporary injunction, restrained a Chinese company and its agent in India from selling jewellery unde... Read More

Can produce fuel from household waste, says Pradhan

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- Consumers can produce their own fuel from household waste and supply a part of it to the local gas grid in a model similar to the rooftop solar power system that helps residents m... Read More

Crime against women comes up for discussion in Upper House

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- The Rajya Sabha on Thursday condemned the incident in which a rape survivor from Unnao district in Uttar Pradesh was set on fire by five men in the early hours of the morning, inc... Read More