Mumbai

  • 40 children trafficked from Assam rescued in Mumbai 14 hours 2 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra CID, with the support of an NGO rescued as many as 40 children from an alleged child trafficking racket in Mumbai on Monday. The children, 36 of whom were girls, were from Assam and were working in the fishery industry as child labourers. The children have been brought...
  • Heavy showers in Mumbai; MeT predicts more downpour 15 hours 50 minutes ago

    Mumbai: With heavy rains lashing the city for second consecutive day today, the MeT department has predicted that the monsoon is likely to get stronger in Mumbai where heavy downpour is expected over the next 48 hours. "We have issued an alert of heavy rainfall in Mumbai and very heavy rainfall...
  • Mumbai: Court grants man divorce over wife's demand for excessive sex Yesterday

    Mumbai: A man, who sought separation from his wife alleging that she was aggressive and autocratic with an insatiable appetite for sex, was granted divorce by a family court in Mumbai. "Due to respondent's (wife's) non-appearance before the court, the petitioner's (husband's) evidence remains unchallenged on record. Hence this court has...
  • C Vidyasagar Rao sworn-in as Maharashtra governor 2 days ago

    Mumbai: C Vidyasagar Rao was on Saturday sworn in as governor of Maharashtra at a function in Raj Bhavan. Bombay High Court Chief Justice Mohit Shah administered the oath of office and secrecy to Rao, a senior BJP leader from Telangana. Rao took over from Gujarat Governor OP Kohli, who was given...
  • PM Modi promises to bring high speed bullet trains to India 2 days ago

    One of the dreams that Narendra Modi has been showing to the nation is of bringing bullet trains to India. It's incredible because these trains move at a speed of close to 265 to 270 km per hour. But, it might not be very feasible in India where rail safety...
  • Rohit set to miss CLT20, Pollard front-runner to lead Mumbai Indians 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Star batsman Rohit Sharma's finger fracture is not only a blow to the Indian team but a big setback for Mumbai Indians as well, who will be playing in the qualifiers of the Champions League T20 starting September 13, in Raipur. With Rohit sustaining a fractured middle finger during...
  • Mumbai's gold Ganesha richest at Rs 23 cr, insured for Rs 50 cr a day 3 days ago

    Mumbai: As the Hindu-calendar month of Bhaadrapada arrives, the city of Mumbai is all set to welcome its favourite Lord Ganesha. The 10-day long festival is celebrated in lively spirits across Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Goa. The festival is celebrated with much fan fare in Mumbai where pandals...
  • Sensex up 77 points, Nifty ends above 7950 points 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks ended at new closing high on Thursday. The Sensex rose 77.96 points to 26638.11 led by capital goods, FMCG, oil & gas and private banks. The Nifty closed above the 7950 on the expiry day for August derivative contracts, up 18.30 points at 7954.35. The BSE Midcap...
  • Steps to concretise Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Japan visit, railways is stepping up efforts to concretise the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high speed rail corridor project amid expectation that a way forward is likely to be materialised during the trip. The bullet train is expected to run at a speed of 300 km...
  • Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Missing documents found 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai police have heaved a sigh of relief with the missing documents pertaining to the 2002 hit-and-run case against actor Salman Khan being found at Bandra police station. The documents were found on Tuesday at Bandra police station, Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria said. "We have initiated an inquiry as...
  • Model assault case: 'Paraskar should have been suspended earlier' 5 days ago

    Julio Rebeiro, the former Mumbai Police Commissioner, has said that the model assault case, in which DIG Sunil Paraskar is an accused, is a big blot on the Mumbai Police. ...
  • Mumbai: One of four Kalyan boys suspected to have joined ISIS in Iraq reported to be dead 5 days ago

    Mumbai: In a disturbing turn of events, one of the four boys suspected to have joined terror outfit ISIS in Iraq is reported to have died. Arif's family in Kalyan allegedly received a phone call informing them of his death. Arif and three others were suspected to have joined the terror...
  • RJD chief Lalu Prasad undergoes heart surgery at a Mumbai hospital 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad is undergoing two major heart surgeries - one to replace an aortic valve and the other to repair the aorta, at a hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday. "The surgery began this morning," a spokesperson for the Asian Heart Institute, located in suburban Bandra Kurla...
  • Sensex, Nifty hit new peaks on Eurozone stimulus hopes, US data 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Indian stocks rose for the fifth day with benchmark Sensex on Wednesday vaulting 117.34 points to a new closing peak for the third session in a row on hopes of fresh stimulus in Eurozone and positive Asian cues after investors welcomed data indicating the US economy is back on...
  • Centre says India Ebola-free; 112 passengers who arrived from Liberia declared safe 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The government clarified that none of the 112 passengers who returned from Liberia on Tuesday have Ebola. All of them were screened and found to be healthy- except for one passenger who had fever and sore throat. That passenger has been isolated in the quarantine cum isolation facility...
  • Model rape case: Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar suspended for at least 6 months 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Deputy Inspector General of Mumbai Police Sunil Paraskar has been suspended over alleged charges of sexual assault. He has been suspended for a minimum period of six months. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan signed the papers approving his suspension late on Tuesday night. CNN-IBN has learnt that Paraskar's suspension was...
  • Model rape case: Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar suspended 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Deputy Inspector General of Mumbai Police Sunil Paraskar was suspended on Wednesday after Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday signed his suspension papers. Paraskar has been accused of rape and molestation by a city model. Earlier in the day, the state Home Department had proposed his suspension. "The proposal to...
  • Mumbai: Lalu Prasad to undergo two heart surgeries on Wednesday 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad will undergo two heart surgeries on Wednesday at a private hospital in Mumbai. The Asian Heart Institute, where he was admitted on Monday for medical evaluation, on Tuesday said that preliminary medical investigations indicated the 66-year-old former Bihar chief minister required to undergo...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 6 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Vajpayee, Advani, Joshi dropped from BJP Parliamentary Board 6 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has dropped its patriarchs LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee from the Parliamentary Board. BJP leaders Shivraj Singh Chouhan and JP Nadda, on the other hand, have been included in the Board. ...
  • Six years since 26/11 terror attacks: Chabad House then and now 6 days ago

    Six years after the gruesome 26/11 terror attacks on the Chabad House in South Mumbai, the Jewish learning center reopened on Tuesday. The house now has a Jewish Museum on the fourth and the fifth floors. ...
  • Model rape case: Maharashtra Home Ministry recommends suspension for accused Mumbai DIG 6 days ago

    Mumbai: In trouble for DIG Sunil Paraskar accused of raping a model, the Maharashtra Home Department has proposed his suspension. "The proposal to suspend Paraskar has been sent to Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan," a Home Ministry official said. A court had recently granted him pre-arrest bail, observing the complainant's behaviour and her...
  • Six years after the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, Chabad House reopens 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Six years since the gruesome 26/11 terror attack on the Chabad House in Mumbai, the Jewish learning centre reopened on Tuesday. The fully renovated six-storeyed Nariman House in South Mumbai's Colaba area saw a special gathering of 25 Rabbis representing the Jewish community from all over Asia. The six-storey Chabad...
  • Volatile Sensex ekes out margin gain to end at new peak at 26,442.81 6 days ago

    Mumbai: In volatile trade, the benchmark Sensex on Tuesday rose a marginal 6 points to log a new closing peak of 26,442.81, extending its winning run to the fourth straight session, on buying in healthcare and FMCG shares while battered metal stocks also witnessed a late recovery. In addition, covering up...
  • Six years after the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Chabad House to reopen today 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Six years since the gruesome 26/11 terror attack on the Chabad House in Mumbai, the Jewish learning centre will reopen on Tuesday. The fully renovated six-storeyed Nariman House in South Mumbai's Colaba area will see a special gathering of 25 Rabbis representing the Jewish community from all over Asia....
  • Mumbai airport to screen passengers from Ebola-hit Liberia 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Elaborate precautionary arrangements have been put in place at the Mumbai Airport to screen the 112 stranded Indians, who are expected to arrive on Tuesday by various flights from and around the Ebola-hit Liberia, authorities said on Monday. "As part of the tentative plan, the aircraft will be first taken...
  • Now covere Juhu to Lonavala in 30 minutes by commercial sea-plane 1 week ago

    The Juhu-Lonavala commercial sea-plane service was launched on Monday. The first flight took off from Juhu beach in Mumbai. Now cover the 82-km long journey from Mumbai to Lonavala in just 30 minutes. ...
  • Mumbai: Colaba-Bandra-Seepz metro work set to get rolling in just 14 months 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Work on the much-awaited Rs 23,136- crore Colaba-Bandra-Seepz underground metro corridor is set to take off, little over a year after getting nod from the Centre. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan will lay the foundation stone for the project tomorrow, paving the way for commencement of work as the...