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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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China made the remark t on the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks, blamed on Pakistan-based Hafiz Saeed, in a white paper on its crackdown on militants in Xianjiang.
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Used petals to be composted and converted into manure
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The cleaner of the school bus was killed and two students were injured when their school bus crashed into a barricade at Metro construction site.
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The SP may fight around five seats as part of the understanding, including two from Mumbai, and pitch itself as the larger partner during the state assembly..
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Right to Information (RTI) reply received from civic-run Kasturba Hospital, the number of cases from outside Mumbai are rising this year.
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Prakash Ambedkar, the founder of Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi, said on Tuesday that Pawar had ignored an offer from the 1993 Bombay bombings mastermind to surrender.
Credit: DNA - Published 9 hours ago

The accused have been identified as Vikas Maheswari (31), Dharmesh Jain (31) and Nawab Khan (24) from Rajasthan, Suresh Kumar (32) from Ahmedabad and Azharuddin..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 day ago

The missing complaint of SSC board papers has been registered with the Rabale MIDC Police Station on March 15 by the teacher, who lost the papers.
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Earlier, the SP was trying to strike an understanding with the Congress-NCP for an alliance in return for a seat from Mumbai, while the BSP had announced its..
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A 24x7 control room has been established where citizens, whose identity will be kept secret, can report any movement of cash or valuables, likely or suspected to..
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The accused duo identified as Ankita Mishra (24) and Satish Mishra (34) was taken into custody on Sunday
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MMRDA is racing against time to ensure completion of the projects before the state elections.
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Named Revati, vessel was on its way to Tarapur from city
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IRTE finds many drivers unaware of traffic rules, unable to read signboards; trains them in safety mgmt to protect kids
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Residents of the BBD Chawl in Worli will use the occasion to spread awareness about the harmful effects of PUBG addiction with has taken over the lives of the..
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BMC will have to re-issue tenders if a great difference is found in the repair-work suggested by the latest audit.
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago

16 police complaints of such unauthorised boards have also been filed in the last one week.
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It was the latter half of 1951 and from the outside, it was business as usual at Plant 1 of the Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd. But unbeknownst to many, the workers..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

However, BMC officers fear a revenue shrinkage of 350 crore
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The 26-year-old civil engineer from Mumbai, who completed his masters in the discipline from Columbia University in the United States
Credit: DNA - Published 3 days ago

The arrested duo has been identified as Kandivali residents Yogesh Shah (50) and Sahdev Jamadar (38).
Credit: DNA - Published 3 days ago

This bridge is currently in poor condition and on Saturday, the Western Railway authorities inspected it and later, decided to shut it for repair work.
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Two international flights got dangerously close to each other in Mumbai's mega crowded skies on Friday afternoon.
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Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has directed one of their consultants to carry out inspections and review the structural audit report of 157 bridges in..
Credit: DNA - Published 4 days ago

The event was cancelled to pay homage to the victims of the bridge collapse.
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The report stated that 18 bridges and FOBs are in dangerous condition and needs to be demolished and reconstruction.
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The court in over several hearings stated that the civic and railway authorities has had a laid back attitude when it comes to safety of commuters.
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The loved ones of the deceased, now, stare at a bleak and insecure future; they are wondering of ways to overcome the various challenges of lives
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The NCP on Friday demanded that the multi-billion dollar Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project is scrapped
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Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 Lakh each for the next of kin of those killed in the Mumbai foot over bridge collapse
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The accused identified as Tarkeshawar Gorakhnath Pandey (38) along with his other crime accomplice Naresh Shetty
Credit: DNA - Published 5 days ago

The Railway ministry has clarified that the bridge doesn't come under them but comes under BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation's jurisdiction.
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Following the mishap, the authorities sealed the railway side opening of the foot overbridge which collapsed killing five people and injuring many.
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At least 6 people (including 3 women) were killed and 33 injured after a major portion of a foot overbridge near a train station in south Mumbai collapsed. All..
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

Five people were killed and 29 injured after a major portion of a foot overbridge near a train station in south Mumbai collapsed in the evening.
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

Without the red signal, the motorists would have passed under the ill-fated bridge near the CSMT railway station, a global heritage site, when a part of it came..
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Five people were killed and 36 injured when part of a pedestrian bridge collapsed during evening rush hour on Thursday in India's financial capital Mumbai,..
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A major portion of a foot overbridge near a train station in south Mumbai collapsed Thursday evening.
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The Khar police have arrested a yoga teacher who has been accused of outraging the modesty of a 35-year-old woman who was earlier his student. The accused..
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

The non-partisan approach translates into profits for him and the queue of 20-odd shops at Lalbaug.
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

Allies also considering exchanging Jalna and Hingoli Lok Sabha seats in Marathwada region
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

At a press conference held on Wednesday, the activists stated that the police action seemed contrary to how they had behaved while the march was being conducted.
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The Regional Transport Office (RTO) have also been requested to cancel the license of repeat offenders.
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

The Afghan goods arrived at the port of Nhava Sheva, Mumbai and Mundra.
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

A 43-year-old businessman died in hospital in Powai last week, within almost 40 hours after he underwent a 12-hour-long hair transplantation procedure at a..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

The accused has been identified as Janam Porva, who was picked up from Ahmedabad.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

'Accused' church member says property belongs to 3rd party
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

The two have been identified as Mahendra alias Mahesh Solanki (35) and Ganesh alias Golu Vaghela (27), residents of Kasarwadi area of Dadar.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

Rally saw participation of around 220 women
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Addl CP Ravindra Shisve, who was posted at Central Region in Mumbai was transferred to Protection & Security Branch of Mumbai Police.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

Visits by the BMC team and action taken by it has gone down last month. While the officers used to visit 6100 to 6500 shops per day, the current number has come..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

While 25 people were diagnosed with swine flu last year, city has recorded 40 cases in February this year
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

Picture Pact: Bombay HC Makes man delete pics from storage as well
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

The man, Ketan Harilal Yadav, was booked and arrested under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Information Technology (IT) Act.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

They said the chargesheet or the prosecution complaint has been filed before a special Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court in Mumbai a few days ago..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

The accused driver identified as Parashram Metkar (35) was later arrested by the Dharavi police where he was booked under sections of the Indian Penal Code.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

State plans to implement a four-step process to manage flow od tourists at the site
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

A team from the Special Operations Group (SOG) of the city police nabbed Paresh Thakkar, 50 from Mumbai while he was there to visit his sister.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

The accused has been identified as Jayesh Khaire, a resident of MHB Colony in Borivali East.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

DNA analyses whether the Congress promise of 500 sq ft homes for slum dwellers is even viable
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

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