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Megacity and state capital in Maharashtra, India

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Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. As of 2011 it is the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.4 million. The larger Mumbai Metropolitan Region is the second-most-populous metropolitan area in India, with a population of 21.3 million as of 2016. 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 is also the wealthiest city in India, and 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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Mahadeshwar's vehicle was seen parked right under the BMC's no-parking signboard in suburban Vile Parle Saturday
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Monsoon usually comes with several instances of garbage-spill on Mumbai’s beaches and promenades. As the season peaks, TOI looks at the science of how the sea..
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The deceased, Minakshi Brijesh Chaurasia, was a resident of Shivpuri Chawl at Ghatkopar. The accused, Rajkumar Chaurasia, 50, resides in Matunga.
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RTI activist have planned a series of meeting and measures to ensure that the transparency in the Act continues to have an impact.
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The Indian Railways are presently operating printing presses at Byculla on Central Railway, Howrah in Eastern Railway, Shakurbasti (Delhi) in Northern Railway,..
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The BEST officials are happy about the surge in daily passengers which has revived their fortunes despite fall in earnings.
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In more trouble for the developer of Palais Royale, the jinxed 56-floor under-construction tower at Worli Naka in Mumbai, the city collector will auction a..
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A seven-year-old boy died after falling into an open drain in Dharavi slum here Monday, police said.
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Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and his three aides were granted pre-arrest bail on Monday by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan in a..
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The Karnataka rebel MLAs in Mumbai are unlikely to fly to Bengaluru on Thursday when the Congress-JD(S) government would face the floor test, a source involved..
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If Ambedkar accepts the AIMIM’s Mumbai: The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) has told Prakash Ambedkar.
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The fraud was captured on the ATM booth's CCTV footage, which was seen when the bank conducted a surprise audit of its ATMs as part of its annual security..
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In the first case, an evening walk followed by a quick swim turned fatal for a 23-year-old man, Babu Piramal Dravid, who had gone to Aksa Beach in Malad with a..
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The BMC's public health department has says they would take up the case in the Death Review Committee before confirming she died of the flu
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Parel area's six parking lots see 23% rise in vehicles this month, but three-quarters of the spaces still remain empty
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A total of 14 accused have been arrested so far
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With CBTC, the headway will be reduced up till 2 minutes thus improving speed of trains
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The incident took place on Sunday evening after the patient, Rajkishor Dixit (49), who was critically ill, died during treatment, says an official
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Congress leaders, led by DK Shivakumar, had virtually ambushed housing minister and rebel MLA MTB Nagaraj at his home at 2.30am on Saturday, followed by nearly..
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The crew members got an alert beep inside their cabin and immediately they opened the door so the smoke could be cleared from the flight.
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The crew members got an alert beep inside their cabin and immediately they opened the door so the smoke could be cleared from the flight.
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"We won't take our resignations back at any cost. K Sudhakar is in Delhi and he is also in our support, he may join us in Mumbai anytime soon," Somashekar said.
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Rebel Karnataka Congress MLA MTB Nagaraj, who submitted his resignation to the Assembly Speaker on July 10, arrived in Mumbai Sunday afternoon, taking the total..
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Efforts by coalition leaders to mollify rebel Congress MLA M T B Nagaraj seem to have failed as he has flown to Mumbai Sunday, according to sources. Leaders of..
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Tech Troubles: No complaints connected to the rogue malware registered in city yet
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The main accused has been identified as Soheb Khan, a resident of Saharnarpur in Uttrakhand who is reportedly a property dealer.
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In the last couple of months, Mumbai has seen several infrastructure breakdowns that have impacted travel time.
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State directive on recycling being implemented in Pune, Mumbai to follow
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Public lots are in Mahalakshmi, Tardeo & Dadar
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Officials says builders are not coming forward due the TDR factor linked with the project
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The police said the CS student was staying at Bhanushali hostel in Mulund.
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More than 850 dengue cases and two deaths have been reported in Maharashtra so far this year.
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The stock is steadily rising in most of the lakes and has exceeded last year's level - Tulsi has started overflowing.
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Rehman, who runs a scraps business, had installed the CCTV camera a year ago for the safety of his godowns following a rise in thefts in the area.
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Authorities race against time to trace Divyansh as his distraught father hopes for a miracle
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Pet & Pooja: As home state falters, lawmakers make the most of their 'exile'
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For years now, before the onset of every monsoon, Mumbaikars face water crisis. Although the importance of harvesting rainwater is common knowledge to many, only..
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Rainwater in the society is mainly used for washing utensils, gardening, flushing and cleaning of cars
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Post the installation of rainwater harvesting plant, the society ensured that it has saved around 12 lakh litres of rain water every monsoon season, depending on..
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Reverse osmosis plant costed Rs 3 lakh. It helps residents tackle water cuts. This system can give 200 litres of water in an hour's time
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More details awaited.
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The SC sought the Maharashtra govt's response on pleas challenging a Bombay HC order that upheld the grant of reservations to the Maratha community in education..
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The complainant identified as Saad Khalifa (28), a resident of Mazgaon has alleged that the unknown accused first came on a black bike near the showroom in..
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The real estate industry is going through a bad phase, and there are several reports suggesting stagnant sales and unsold inventory in the city and Mumbai..
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The software which is used to send CT Scan and MRI reports by doctors enables a user to login into his account by entering the password and a digital signature.
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Death due to drowning also accounted for nearly 35% of the total deaths registered with the BMC in the last six years.
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Aaditya, the elder son of Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray, is likely to contest for the state Assembly elections from Mumbai, becoming the first from the..
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The average cost of the manhole cover is Rs 10,000.
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Rescue teams of NDRF, MFB, police & BMC are on the job to trace 3-year-old who fell in an open drain in Malad
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Locals to cover trip in 21 mins if proposal cleared
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Congress leader and Karnataka Irrigation Minister D K Shivakumar, who is back in Bengaluru after a failed trip to Mumbai to meet and placate the rebel MLAs..
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The search operation is being carried out along the drainage line in a 10 km area and a portion of the wall was also broken with the help of JCB machinery,..
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The CBI on Thursday carried out searches at residence of Supreme Court lawyers Indira Jaising and Anand Grover and their Mumbai-based voluntary organisation,..
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The BMC has continued its action against the vehicles illegally parked in the vicinity of 500 metres of 26 Public Parking Lots.
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The civic body had a pothole tracking system, which was easy to use. But after receiving more than 15 lakh potholes complaints on the app, the civic body stopped..
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The deceased was identified as Mukesh Savla (56) and the police claim that he jumped from the gallery of his apartment in Laxmi Niketa building, which was..
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On Wednesday, the Indian Railways made it's 'pink book' public which mentions all budget allocated to Mumbai and the rest of the country.
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Societies give developer time till end-July to meet 'certain commitments'
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On Wednesday morning, DK Shivakumar arrived straight to the hotel from the airport and waited for around six hours to meet the MLAs who had already written to..
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In 2002, Shivakumar came to the rescue of Congress government led by Vilasrao Deshmukh after the Opposition in Maha staged a coup.
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Police detain Congress leader DK Shivakumar, deny permission to meet rebel Cong-JD(S) MLAs from K'taka
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Maharashtra has 29 airports and airstrips, the highest in India. However, only a few of these like Mumbai, Nagpur, Aurangabad, Shirdi and Nashik, are..
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Shivakumar’s colleagues from Mumbai Congress, Milind Deora and Naseem Khan, were also detained along with him, taken in a police van to the rest house at..
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Condemning the BJP over detention of his cabinet colleagues in Mumbai and for the protest at the Vidhana Soudha here, Karnatka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy..
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In a fresh jolt to the wobbly Congress-JDS coalition government in Karnataka, two Congress legislators, Housing minister M T B Nagaraj and K Sudhakar, tendered..
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The All India Congress Committee (AICC) has filed a complaint stating that rebel MLAs of the party from Karnataka have been illegally confined at a hotel in..
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Resort politics has returned to haunt the 13-month-old Congress-JD(S) coalition government with 10 of the 13 rebel MLAs shifting to a luxury hotel in Mumbai as..
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Autorickshaw Chalak Malak Sanghatana Sanyuckta Kruti Samiti (ACMSSKS) led by Shashank Rao had demanded welfare schemes for drivers apart from fare hike as per..
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Last year in the month of June, there were five cases of leptospirosis and two deaths.
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Information sought under RTI shows vacancies in the last quarter of 2018
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Devotional Fervour: Mount Mary is considered A native forms of Mother Mary
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The residential market in Mumbai is today mostly driven by the end-users.
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The accused were identified as Satyam Singh and Shivam Singh, and both are residents of Nalasopara, informed the police.
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