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5 stories from Mumbai you shouldn’t miss

bhopal Updated: Feb 16, 2017 16:17 IST
Voting for Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will happen on February 21.

Voting for Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will happen on February 21.(HT file )

In the city of Tata and Godrej, there’s no Parsi in BMC poll fray

The only Parsi in the existing civic house, which will be dissolved after February 21 elections, Noshir Mehta, is serving his fourth term. He isn’t not contesting as his ward has been reserved for OBC candidates after delimitation. Read

BMC polls: BJP, Congress summon national leaders to promote candidates in Mumbai

While Union ministers Nitin Gadkari, Purushottam Rupala and MP Manoj Tiwari will be campaigning for BJP candidates, Congress has roped in Digvijay Singh, Jyotiraditya Scindia and Khushboo. Read

IIT-Bombay: Fewer job opportunities in second phase of placements

A total of 11 companies have visited the campus since the last three weeks, out of which nine have offered jobs to 33 students, while two others have not made a single job offer. Read

In Mumbai: 18-yr-old held for raping, uploading minor’s nude photos on social media

On December 27,the accused took her to a lodge in Central Mumbai on the pretext of having a party. Here, he spiked her drink and raped her. He also recorded a video and clicked her nude photos. Read

Mumbai civic polls: 630 polling stations declared ‘sensitive’

While 613 polling booths are likely to be exposed to malpractices, police and SEC vigil will be higher at the 17 hypersensitive polling stations. Read