Defunct octroi nakas may be used to decongest city's entry points

Mumbai, June 19 -- The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRDC) has approached the state government to utilise the space of the defunct octroi nakas to expand the toll plazas currently in ... Read More


Thane, June 19 -- The Thane police have arrested their 17th suspect involved in the Call Detail Records (CDR) scam from Delhi: a 32-year-old man who runs a readymade garment shop and has a record of b... Read More

Farmers challenge Article 31B, say it's cause of agri crisis

Mumbai, June 19 -- The Kisaan Putra Andolan (KPA), a movement started by farmers' activist Amar Habib has filed a petition in the Supreme Court requesting the abolishment of Article 31B of the Indian ... Read More

Sena's coming-of-age trouble: Be a rebel or stick to old friend?

Mumbai, June 19 -- As the Shiv Sena turns 52 on Tuesday, it faces an important question - to fight alone or reunite with ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for the upcoming elections? According to pol... Read More

50% villages in state surveyed to acquire land for bullet train

Mumbai, June 19 -- Amid strong opposition from political parties and villagers alike, work for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train is in full swing. The National Hig... Read More

Will Uddhav match the feat of the other regional satraps?

Mumbai, June 19 -- The Shiv Sena is turning 52 on Tuesday. The party- that started in a few Marathi speaking pockets of Mumbai and is now spread across a significant part of Maharashtra-has come a lon... Read More

Drugs gang's cartel links under scanner

Mumbai, June 19 -- The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) is probing into the foreign links of the members, arrested for the inter-state Ketamine drug manufacturing and smuggling syndicate, whi... Read More

Degree colleges see a 17% dip in applications

Mumbai, June 19 -- With the admission process for undergraduate courses at the University of Mumbai (MU) ending on Monday, the degree colleges affiliated to the varsity received applications from 2.75... Read More

Water at 7 spots along coastline polluted

Mumbai, June 19 -- Coastal water quality at seven out of 12 locations off Mumbai is either polluted or heavily polluted, found a study by the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB). The pollution... Read More


MUMBAI, June 19 -- While Kareena Madan outplayed Samiaa Shah 21-15, 21-6 to win the women's singles crown in the CCI-Greater Mumbai District Badminton Championship 2018, Viplav Kuvale had a very succe... Read More