Dadasaheb Phalke awardee dies at 92

Hyderabad, Feb. 4 -- Veteran film director and Dadasaheb Phalke award winner Kasinathuni Viswanath passed away at a private hospital in Hyderabad in early hours of Friday due to age-related issues. He... Read More

CBI court grants bail to Anil Deshmukh's PA

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- A CBI court on Friday granted bail to Kundan Shinde - the personal assistant to then home minister Anil Deshmukh - in connection with the corruption case registered by the central ag... Read More

BMC student gets error in science book rectified

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- It took more than five years and a 15-year-old student of a BMC-run school to spot an error in a science textbook. Gaurav Shukla, class 10 student of Sai Path Mumbai Public School (... Read More

Disconnect from work (but read the caveat)

India, Feb. 4 -- On February 1 this year, the Kenyan parliament agreed to pass the Right to Disconnect Bill. It means, employers cannot contact people after work hours and on weekends. The trigger whi... Read More

India's first dedicated transgender ward inaugurated at GT Hospital

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- The country's first transgender ward was inaugurated on Friday at the state-run GT Hospital near Crawford Market. The hospital, which comes under the Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, has ... Read More

Grandparents' Day to be observed in Sept

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- The state school education department has issued a government resolution (GR) asking schools to observe grandparents' day in September. This year, it will be celebrated on a Sunday -... Read More

man booked for duping woman of Rs.67L

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- A 27-year-old woman from Goregaon filed a complaint against a man who allegedly duped her and her relatives of Rs.67.52 lakh by inducing them into investing money in the share market... Read More

More car-centric than pedestrian-friendly: Activists object to raised dividers on roads

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- Pedestrian rights activist Rishi Aggarwal recently took to twitter to bring focus on the issue of the civic body raising the height of the dividers on the roads. Elaborating on the ... Read More

Both suspects arrested in Chunabhatti murder case

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- Two people, who were absconding, were arrested on Friday for allegedly stabbing a 19-year-old college student to death in Sindhi Colony, Chunabhatti, on Thursday evening. The initial... Read More

Relocate waste incinerator out of Govandi, say locals

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- The quality of emissions from BMC's bio-medical waste incinerator at Govandi has improved substantially since September 2022 when an upgraded air pollution control system was install... Read More