The engine and a passenger-cum-guard coach of the Mumbai-bound Amravati Express derailed today while entering the suburban Kalyan station this morning but no one was hurt.
The Centre-appointed Land Development Committee (LDC), in its draft report to the ministry of shipping on opening up port land for development, has rejected suggestions to sell builders the land to generate funds for building amenities in the city.
The city could get another 1,000 acres of land, including a seafront, once the Mumbai Port Trust lands are opened up, according to a draft report by the land development committee (LDC). The report for the first time estimates how much space could be freed up.
For the new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, transforming the city will be the key to ensure Maharashtra regains its lost sheen. And for this, the government will have to revive the Mumbai makeover plan.
Air passengers shuttling in and out of Mumbai had more than two dozen daily flights added to the winter schedule this year, compared to the same October-March cycle last year.
Even as thousands of University of Mumbai students are set to appear for their fifth semester exams from November 5, the irregularities in hall tickets and glitches on the university website have left students flustered.
The state health department will conduct surprise checks at three airports in the state to see whether screening for Ebola patients is being conducted according to the guidelines laid down by the Union health ministry.
The state bureaucracy is all set to welcome the new government. All departments have prepared presentations comprising information on ongoing projects, status of the schemes, challenges and other projects that can be taken up.
The first-ever Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in the state will initially have only seven ministers, including Devendra Fadnavis, who will take oath at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday.
As expected, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has chosen state unit president Devendra Fadnavis as the chief minister of Maharashtra.
Like a disciplined worker, Devendra Fadnavis did not discuss the possibility of him heading the state till he was officially announced as the leader of the house on Tuesday.
Hiring for gangs to commit house break-ins is mostly conducted inside jails, with special preference for undertrials or convicts with no history of theft, said sources. The new entrants are often entrusted the responsibility of keeping a watch during the theft, said officials.
Planning a long trip away from home close to the New Year’s Eve? Beware.
Can chief minister designate Devendra Fadnavis transform the state the way former chief ministers Narendra Modi and Nitish Kumar changed Gujarat and Bihar respectively or how Manohar Parrikar is changing Goa?
Starting December, the density and numbers of leopards at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) will be surveyed by the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) in a first-of-its-kind project to estimate the exact population of the big cat in the urban forest.