Civic polls: Voting gets underway across Maha; all eyes on BMC

Tuesday, February 21, 2017


Mumbai: Polling for the cash-rich Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and 9 other civic bodies across Maharashtra got underway this morning with estranged allies BJP and Shiv Sena at the forefront of this battle of might. A total of 3.77 crore voters will determine the fate of 17,331 candidates for 3210 seats up for grabs in 10 …

Look which B town celebs voted in the Mumbai polls

Tuesday, February 21, 2017


Polling for the 227 seats of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation began today.  BJP, Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP being the major political bodies. The urban local body is the richest municipal corporation in the country. The results will be announced on February 23. Actress Anushka Sharma: Actor Ranveer Singh: Renuka Shane: Director Kunal Kohli: Writer Amish Tripathi: Also Read: Five …

Parents slam insensitive school for putting wrong question in school sheet

Friday, February 17, 2017


Levels of education in the country are seeing a topsy curve. Few days after a report of experiment of death on a kitten, here is another unfortunate idea given in the question paper of GD Goenka School. Parents protested against suggesting such questions to the children. The question states, “Stricken with grief, she hanged herself…” …

On Tape: Congress corporator Manoj Mhatre shot dead

Wednesday, February 15, 2017


A Congress leader in the Bhiwandi civic body was shot dead by a couple of unidentified persons late on Tuesday night around 9.30 PM. Manoj Mhatre, leader of the Congress party in the Bhiwandi-Nizampur Municipal Corporation, was attacked with sharp weapons and then shot from point blank range, said police. ALSO READ: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat casts …

A passenger allegedly opens Emergency door in IndiGo flight

Friday, February 10, 2017


In a major security breach in IndiGo flight from Mumbai to Chandigarh,  a passenger reportedly opened the Emergency gate minutes before the flight was supposed to take off. As a result, the take off was put on halt and the flight got delayed. ALSO READ: Govinda displeased on not being invited on ‘Koffee With Karan’ The flight has …

Principal of this college in Mumbai puts ‘girls only’ section in the canteen

Tuesday, February 07, 2017


Every girl faces gender discrimination in some phase of life, but this time a Polytechnic college in Bandra run by the government has decided gender segregation in college canteen itself to curb sexual harassment and the principal of the college have marked a line between the canteen with a rope. Now the the head of the Government …

Infosys techie allegedly murdered in office conference room in Pune

Monday, January 30, 2017


PUNE: K Rasila Raju, a systems engineer from Kerala in Infosys Pune was strangled with a computer cable at her office in Pune on Sunday.  The victim was believed to be in her twenties. Based on CCTV footage, a security guard Bhabhen Saikia, was arrested this morning in Mumbai. She had a computer wire around …

Four killed as bus turns turtle

Saturday, January 21, 2017


Mumbai: Four passengers were killed on Saturday in a road accident and over a dozen injured, three of them seriously when a private bus overturned in Indapur tehsil of Pune districts, police said. The accident place around 5.30 AM after the bus driver lost control over the vehicle, which ran into a dhaba and overturned. All …

Parents Storm Premise as a 5-year-old lost a part of her finger in school

Monday, January 16, 2017


In a cruel incident Jeevika Mistry, a 5-year-old student of Thakur International School, Kandivli, lost a part of her finger in an accident in school. Jeevika was going from one class to another when her left hand got jammed in a door. A part of her finger got cut in this, and she was rushed …

David Guetta to enthral Mumbai and Delhi on Sunday

Saturday, January 14, 2017


Mumbai: Amid multiple cancellations, French DJ David Guetta’s concert in Mumbai will now be held on Sunday as organisers confirmed saying they have received the nod from the authorities. The 49-year-old Grammy-award winning music star will now perform in Mumbai and Delhi on the same day (January 15). His Mumbai show will be held in …

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