Mumbai

  • Maharashtra government to reserve 5 pc police jobs for policemen's children 9 hours 13 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government today decided to reserve five per cent of the posts of police constable for the children of policemen. The proposal was approved at the meeting of state cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, on Wednesday, official sources said. While three per cent of the jobs will be for...
  • Delhi ranks 111th on global liveability index 12 hours 9 minutes ago

    New Delhi: India's national capital, New Delhi, features at a disappointing 111th position while 'Millennium City' Mumbai's liveability index has shot up in the past five years, says a global livability survey held by the Economist Intelligent Unit. In the survey that ranks 140 cities across the globe, the liveability index...
  • IndiGo flight catches fire while landing, at least 28 suffer injuries 9 hours 23 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Emergency alert was sounded at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Wednesday evening after an IndiGo flight with 154 people on board caught fire during landing at the airport's Terminal 1. As many as 28 passenger suffered injuries in the fire. As the Airbus A-320 aircraft operating Flight 6E-176...
  • Mumbai Sessions Court judge suspended over sexual harassment charges by staffer 16 hours 48 minutes ago

    Mumbai: A Mumbai Sessions Court judge MT Gaikwad has been suspended after a preliminary inquiry found prima facie evidence against him in a case of sexual harassment of a staff member. The complaint was filed to the registrar by the female staff member a month ago. Gaikwad, a judge of the...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey Yesterday

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  • News 360: Molestation survivor harassed by Mumbai Police Yesterday

    In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. ...
  • Molestation victim humiliated & harassed by Mumbai policemen Yesterday

    In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. ...
  • Mumbai shame: Police grills molestation survivor about her clothes, whereabouts Yesterday

    Mumbai: In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. In an exclusive interaction with CNN-IBN the survivor reveals her horrifying experience. ...
  • Mumbai: Woman faces harrowing ordeal while filing molestation case Yesterday

    Mumbai: In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. According to the woman, she and her friend went to a police station to report her alleged molestation...
  • Festivities on across India on the occasion of Janmashtami 2 days ago

    On the occasion of Janmashtami, celebration are marked with Dahi Handi events in Mumbai while in Mathura devotees prayed in the city's temples to pay their respects to Lord Krishna. Janmashtami celebrations at Mathura's famous Dwarka-dheesh temple began on Sunday. Other temples across the country started the celebrations today. ...
  • One-sixth of Mumbai is covered by a dense forest where animals attack humans! 13 things about life in Mumbai you wouldn't believe until you visit the city 2 days ago

    This city never sleeps. Mumbai is home to Bollywood superstars, skyscrapers, and the trademark vada pav. You may have been to Juhu Beach and you've probably watched the sun go down from Marine Drive on your first visit. You may have heard Salman Khan is often spotted cycling in Bandra...
  • Monsoon leads to spurt in water-borne diseases in Mumbai 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Though the monsoon brings cheers by filling up parched lakes and dams and boosting up farming, it also leads to a spurt in water-borne diseases, say experts. Dr Sanjiv Badhwar, ENT specialist at Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital says, "In rainy season, we find increased number of patients with upper...
  • Mumbai gears up for Dahi Handi event, participants excited as SC stays Bombay HC order 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The Supreme court has put a hold on the Bombay High Court order that put a cap on the age of the contestants and the height of the handi in Mumbai's popular dahi handi festival after a 14-year-old from Navi Mumbai lost his life when he fell off a...
  • Maharashtra is number one in manufacturing: Prithviraj Chavan 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan took a snipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday by claiming that the state attracts maximum number of investors. He said, "Maharashtra is number one in manufacturing, Special economic zones and employment. We also attract maximum investors." The remarks came at the inauguration of...
  • Mumbai: We will work swiftly for removing obstacles in development of SEZs, says Modi 4 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday laid the foundation for the Rs 4,000-crore port-based multi-product special economic zone(SEZ) at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust in Navi Mumbai. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan were also present at the ceremony. ...
  • INS Kolkata inducted into the Navy, PM Modi calls it prime example of India's defence capabilities 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inducted India's largest indigenously built warship INS Kolkata in Mumbai. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan were also present at the ceremony. Modi congratulated everyone associated with the project and said, "INS Kolkata is an example of...
  • Modi inducts INS Kolkata into the Indian Navy: As it happened 4 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will induct country's largest indigenously built warship INS Kolkata in Mumbai on Saturday. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan will also be present at the ceremony. The warship has been constructed by the Mazagon Dockyards Limited and has been...
  • Modi to induct country's largest indigenously built warship INS Kolkata today 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will induct country's largest indigenously built warship INS Kolkata in Mumbai on Saturday. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan will also be present at the ceremony. The warship has been constructed by the Mazagon Dockyards Limited and...
  • Mumbai: 47 doctors suffer food-poisoning at government-run hospital 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Forty-seven doctors at government-run Sion hospital on Friday fell sick after eating sweets during the Independence Day celebration. Dean of the hospital, Dr Avinash Supe, said the sweets had been bought from a shop in nearby Koliwada area. "After the flag-hoisting and other ceremonies, the doctors thought of getting some...
  • Watch: A tribute to all those who lost their lives in the Mumbai terror attack 5 days ago

    CNN-IBN pays a tribute to all those who lost their lives in the Mumbai terror attack. AK Tiwari, Assistant Chief Ticket Inspector at CST lost his friend in the 26/11 attack in Mumbai and Vaishali lost her father Constable Tukaram Ombale. The song 'Arre Rukja Re bande' from the film...
  • Asleep in the cockpit: Is modern day flying becoming dangerous? 6 days ago

    The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has suspended the two pilots who were not attentive as a Jet Airways flight's altitude dropped last Friday. The Jet Airways aircraft flying from Mumbai to Brussels last Friday suddenly dropped 5,000 feet in the Ankara airspace over Turkey. ...
  • DGCA suspends 2 Jet pilots for sleeping, being inattentive while plane dropped 5,000 feet 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has suspended the two pilots who were not attentive as a Jet Airways flight's altitude dropped last Friday. The Jet Airways aircraft flying from Mumbai to Brussels last Friday suddenly dropped 5,000 feet in the Ankara airspace over Turkey. Jet is also conducting...
  • SC removes restriction on the height of dahi handi pyramid, says children above 12 years of age can participate 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In a relief for the dahi handi operators in Mumbai, the Supreme Court has removed the restriction on the height of dahi handi pyraminds. The court has also said that children below the age of 12 cannot participate in dahi handi. The Bombay High Court had banned the children...
  • Mumbai-Brussels plane's altitude drops as pilot sleeps, co-pilot says she was busy on her tablet 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In an alarming incident, a Jet Airways aircraft flying from Mumbai to Brussels last Friday suddenly dropped 5,000 feet in the Ankara airspace over Turkey. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has summoned both pilots over the incident. At the time of the incident, the commander of the flight...
  • Youth Congress workers protest against Sena at BMC office August 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Protesting against the potholed roads in Mumbai and the deteriorating condition of various civic amenities during monsoon, workers of the Youth Congress held demonstrations against the Shivv Sena outside the office of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday. The BMC is controlled by the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance. Like in...
  • Support for 6-yr-old on social media who was stopped from entering a mall August 11, 2014

    The father of a six-year-old girl is a CJ, his daughter Tiana who has partial albinism was not allowed into a play area in a Mumbai Mall, the father took up this fight on social media forcing the mall to apologise and perhaps become a little more sensitive. Mihir Trivedi...
  • Mumbai Police restricts children from participating in Dahi Handis August 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police on Monday issued a warning to all govinda mandals against using children in Dahi Handi events. The directive was issued after two boys died during practice last week. All police stations in Mumbai have been asked to keep vigil on Dahi Handi mandals. Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria...
  • Ranji Trophy starts Dec 7; Mumbai, Karnataka in Group A August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The BCCI tournament committee has decided to kick start the current domestic season with the Duleep Trophy starting October 15 while the prestigious Ranji Trophy will start from December 7 and continue till March 12. The Duleep Trophy will be a three-week affair from October 15 to November 3. With...
  • News 360: Medical emergency kept Sachin Tendulkar away from Parliament August 8, 2014

    After the uproar due to absence of Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar in the Upper House, the former cricketer responded to the controversy on Friday in a press conference. Sachin said, "My absence in Delhi has been discussed too much. I do not mean to disrespect any institution, there was...