Ola, Uber strike likely to continue in Mumbai today

Mumbai, March 20 -- Lakhs of Mumbai commuters were left stranded after drivers for app-based cab aggregators Uber and Ola started an indefinite strike from Sunday evening demanding extra pay. Commute... Read More

Raju Shetti meets Rahul, likely to join UPA soon

Mumbai, March 20 -- Swabhimani Paksha chief and Member of Parliament from Hatkanangale in Kolhapur district, Raju Shetti, met Congress president Rahul Gandhi at the latter's residence on Monday. Shett... Read More

'Arrested lawyer used CDRs to prove case against opponents'

Thane, March 20 -- Lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui, arrested in connection with the call data records theft, used the CDRs to prove cases against his opponents in court, two of them - Aackruti Nagpal, a Telugu... Read More

BMC to spend Rs108cr more on coastal road

Mumbai, March 20 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is about to spend Rs108 crore more on the coastal road project, work for which will start in May. After hiring a general consultant in... Read More

PNB fraud: Six accused in judicial custody till April 2

Mumbai, March 20 -- A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Monday remanded six accused arrested in connection with the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud in judicial custody till April... Read More

1993 blasts case: The name Farooq Takla an innovation of CBI, says defence lawyer

Mumbai, March 20 -- The defence counsel for Mohammed Farooq alias Farooq Takla, arrested recently in connection with the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, on Monday questioned whether the arrested man was the ... Read More


Mumbai, March 20 -- The Bombay high court on Monday made it clear that it does not intend to expand the scope of inquiry into the December 29 Kamala Mills fire that killed 14 people. "We will not exp... Read More

Stringent law for hookah parlours in state soon: CM

Mumbai, March 20 -- The government will soon amend an existing law to regulate and shut hookah parlours in the state, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Monday. The CM said the draft Bill of th... Read More

One smart card for all modes of your commute?

Mumbai, March 20 -- If all goes as per the plan, Mumbaiites will get travel smart cards that can be used across different public transport systems by the end of the year. Officials from the Mumbai Me... Read More

Ola and Uber strike office-goers

Mumbai, March 20 -- Scores of office-goers were hassled on Monday, as drivers of app-based taxi aggregators Ola and Uber started their indefinite strike from Sunday midnight. There was no end to hass... Read More