Interacting informally with around 250 fishermen and fisherwomen at the Versova Beach under a blazing sun, Gandhi was blessed by an elderly fisherwoman, while others expressed their desire to see him as India's prime minister.
KEM Hospital in Parel and VN Desai Hospital in Santacruz have started replacing expired fire extinguishers and have planned regular fire drills after a HT report showed how unprepared some city hospitals are for a major fire.
Three months ago Aruna Shanbaug, 65, was shifted back to her newly furbished room at the municipal corporation-run KEM Hospital in Parel after a week-long stay in the intensive care unit (ICU).
Wetlands across the city continue to be threatened, even four months after the Bombay high court directed civic authorities to ensure that no reclamation or construction be allowed in wetlands across the state.
Maharashtra's opposition parties say lacklustre response to agitation signals dwindling support base for the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena. The MNS denies its anti-toll agitation has failed. Cong-NCP divided on how to handle Raj Thackeray
In a media conference, AAP activist Satish Jain alleged the scam perpetrated by Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Limited (Mahagenco) was why people were paying more for power.
A random security check on fishing vessels by Coast Guards has found that several fishing vessels were operating under a single name and licence said the Akhil Maharashtra Machhimar Kriti Samiti, a fishermen's organisation, raising concerns over Mumbai's coastal security.
The much-awaited Terminal 2 of the Mumbai international airport and the Sahar elevated road corridor was opened for the public on Wednesday.
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray vowed to intensify the party's ongoing protests against toll charges with him personally leading them by blocking roads across the state starting February 12.
Reliance ADAG group Chairman Anil Ambani today regaled President Pranab Mukherjee and others at his alma mater's diamond jubilee celebrations by relating an anecdote on how he was mistaken for a Sindhi at the college, thanks to the 'ni' ending in his surname.
A woman and her 14-year-old daughter suffered injuries on Wednesday during a game-ride at Adlabs Imagica theme park near Alibag in Raigad district, police said.
The much-awaited Mumbai monorail, India’s first, was thrown open for Mumbaiites from Sunday. The 8.8-km-long line between Wadala and Chembur was inaugurated by chief minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday, ending the city’s 88-year wait for a new mode of public transport. Mumbai greets monorail with enthusiasm
Encroachment and dumping on the banks of Mithi River behind Maharashtra Nature Park Society (MNPS) continues as the revenue department and Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) who use the adjacent access road ignore the developments.
Unaware of the content of the fuel tanker, rescue work became even tedious for fire officials who arrived at the accident spot on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway following the collision between the tanker and luxury bus on early on Wednesday.
The state urban development department has directed civic authorities not to carry out any reclamation or construction on wetlands across the Maharashtra.