Mumbai

Megacity in Maharashtra, India

Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. According to the United Nations, as of 2018, Mumbai is the second-most populous city in the country after Delhi and the seventh-most populous city in the world with a population of roughly 20 million. As per Indian government population census of 2011, Mumbai was the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.5 million living under Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai. Mumbai is the centre of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, the sixth most populous metropolitan area in the world with a population of over 23 million. Mumbai lies on the Konkan coast on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour. In 2008, Mumbai was named an alpha world city. It has the highest number of millionaires and billionaires among all cities in India. Mumbai is home to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Elephanta Caves, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, and the city's distinctive ensemble of Victorian and Art Deco buildings.

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The state had earlier allowed only government employees and essential services workers to travel in local trains
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago

Four people were killed after ground plus one storey residential structure collapsed at Shivaji Nagar in Govandi on Friday morning at 4.58 am.
Credit: DNA - Published 3 days ago

In a major action, income tax (I-T) officials on Thursday conducted searches on 30 premises across several cities, including Indore, Bhopal, Jaipur, Delhi-NCR,..
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Three intercity trains between Mumbai-Pune and 8 long-distance trains passing through the Pune have been cancelled on Thursday following heavy rains.
Credit: DNA - Published 4 days ago

India Meteorological Centre issued an orange alert for Mumbai between Wednesday and Friday indicating the possibility of heavy to very heavy rainfall.
Credit: DNA - Published 5 days ago

Intelligent sensor-based systems with latest technology have been installed in the coaches to make the journey more comfortable.
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

Eastern suburbs of Mumbai recorded the highest 90.65 mm rainfall in the 24-hour period ending at 8 am on Monday
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

Torrential rains wreaked havoc in the city on Sunday leaving 32 dead and six others injured in five separate incidents of landslides, electrocutions and a house..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

Western Railway has also announced the suspension of suburban services due to waterlogging at several places in Mumbai.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

In a similar incident, three people were killed and two injured in Vikhroli where some hutments collapsed due to a landslide
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

In his early 40s, Siddiqui was based in Mumbai and was a recipient of the prestigious Pulitzer Prize that we won with six others in 2018.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

Chief Public Relations Officer, Central Railway, said "Slow line traffic between Kurla -Vidyavihar have been diverted on the fast line.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

Chief Public Relations Officer, Central Railway, said "Slow line traffic between Kurla -Vidyavihar have been diverted on the fast line.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

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