The Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link (MTHL) was planned in the early 1970s
Time and again, the authorities introduce policies to facilitate the development and education of children
Most of the journalists reporting and commenting on the death more merciful than tragic of nurse Aruna Shanbaug are well over a generation removed from the incident
Every summer the same story begins with work on hundreds of roads in Mumbai
Three top fire officials lost their lives, because of the apathy of the government, the apathy of the bureaucrats, who failed to do enough to protect them in spite of every major mishap being another reminder that things need to change.
The Supreme Court’s ruling that photographs of only the President, Prime Minister and Chief Justice of India can
feature in advertisements in newspapers and other media, including the Internet, has started a debate on why even these three personalities should be allowed if such publicity was ‘antithesis to democracy’ and could develop ‘personality cults’ at the cost of the public exchequer.
In the English summer of 2012, in the midst of the England vs South Africa Test series, the hosts’ star batsman Kevin Pietersen sends some text messages to the players from the opposition camp, criticising his then captain Andrew Strauss and Director of Cricket Andy Flower
Yesterday, Mumbai’s Consumer Guidance Society of India (CGSI) celebrated its golden jubilee year at its office in SoBo.
The recent Kalbadevi fire at the Gokul Niwas building, where two firemen lost their lives and at least two others are grievously injured, has put the spotlight on a number of factors
A 50-year-old commercial cum residential building in Kalbadevi was engulfed in flames after a loud explosion, followed by a major fire, which broke out at 4.30 pm on Saturday
That influential people can misuse a government scheme meant to offer homes to the needy, has been proved by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the Economic Offences Wing of the city police
There is the inevitable rush of the Bollywood fraternity to actor Salman Khan’s house now that he is out on interim bail. Many were already at his home on Wednesday even as the star was at the Sessions Court
The debate and discussion will continue to simmer post Salman Khan’s guilty verdict in his hit-and-run case
West Indies cricket had reached a point where they were getting more famous for on and off-field capitulation rather than the glorious period they enjoyed from the 1970s to the mid-1990s in Test cricket
Summer is here and the livin’ ain’t easy for many children. Holidays are here and there are naturally a plethora of camps and classes mushrooming everywhere
Tough duty hours and the stressed lifestyle of the Mumbai police force claimed yet another life on Saturday evening.
Yesterday, on May 1, Mumbai marked Maharashtra Day with a slew of functions across the city
A huge controversy quite rightly erupted after a reporter from a TV news channel was told to leave the front row of an event and go and sit at the back, just because she was a woman
It is disappointing and shameful, but perhaps predictable, that politicians have started foot-in-the-mouth statements about the huge tragedy which is still unfolding the Nepal earthquake
For a city like Mumbai, which is surrounded by the sea from three sides and lies in a Seismic Zone III area, how authorities judged that only floods during monsoons are the danger to prepare for, is a mystery that beckons solving