Wajid Khan of the musical duo Sajid-Wajid, passed away at 42, reportedly due to complications from a kidney infection. He had been admitted to a city hospital in Chembur. Mumbai Khabar brings to you the top news of the day. Watch this video to know more!
Due to heavy rains in Mumbai, a wall in Chembur collapsed on auto-rickshaws while another wall collapsed in Ghatkopar’s Ekveera society. Two cars were damaged after a tree fell down on them in Sion Koliwada Punjabi Camp. Watch this video for details
Mr Ravidra inaugurates Sai Estate Consultants Chembur Pvt. Ltd. presents 33rd #middayHotPropertyExhibition in partnership with Samrin Group at Hotel Tip Top Plaza, LBS Road, Near Check Naka, Opposite Raheja Garden, Thane (W). Watch the video now!
The famous RK Studios, established by veteran actor Raj Kapoor 70 years ago in Mumbai's Chembur area, is now up for sale. Bollywood celebrities expressed their views after they heard that the iconic studio is up for sale. The actors said that countless sentiments and memories attached to the studio make it an iconic institution. Veteran actor Annu Kapoor said, "The news is heartbreaking because RK Studios is an iconic place. At this time what all the studio is facing, I am not able to say anything about it." Another veteran actor Sachin Pilgaonkar said, "Those who have planned to sell it are also emotionally attached to the studio. I would wish that the old studio with which old memories are connected should not be demolished." Arjun Rampal who has shot films there also expressed sadness and said, "I have shot films there and it is definitely an iconic studio. It still is an iconic studio so I hope it would remain."
A 40-year-old man residing in Chembur area was booked on 21st may, for mercilessly killing a cat by hanging it from the roof of his hut. The man named Sanjay Gade, stabbed the cat multiple times with screwdrivers and hung it outside for everyone to see. A video of the brutal crime went viral on social media. It was only later that the perpetrator was recognized by an animal lover and a complaint was lodged.
CCTV footage shows a security guard making masturbation gestures and then trapping what appears to be a dog, on different nights, for a duration of time in the guard's toilet facility in Chembur. Watch the video
An inquiry has been demanded against a Chembur civic hospital for organising a dance programme in its out-patient department (OPD) premises and ignoring the plight of patients.
Local residents living near the Deonar dumping ground in Mumbai are once again facing serious problems, as a fresh fire broke out on Sunday afternoon, enveloping the stretch from Chembur to Navi Mumbai in smoke and seriously affecting the air quality.
The Mumbai Police conducted a raid at a Thai spa centre in Chembur Division after getting information that the centre ran a brothel in disguise. Chembur Division Assistant Commissioner of Police Bhimdev Rathod said spa manager has been arrested and few women have been taken into custody, including six foreign nationals.
A brave customer saves a physically challenged shopkeeper from a sword wielding assaulter. Story by: Shiva Devnath, mid-day
Chilling CCTV footage of the incident shows one of the goons storming into the showroom and slashing Rajnish Singh Thakur (36) alias Bablu twice before a brave customer manages to overpower him. Story by: Shiva Devnath, mid-day
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief, who was detained at RCF police station has been released. After walking out of the RCF Police Station, Raj told the media that he got a call from chief minister Prithviraj Chavan, who agreed to meet the MNS chief tomorrow to discuss on the toll abolition issue. Thackeray also requested his party workers to maintian peace.
MNS Chief, who was on his way to Vashi toll Naka to agitate against toll collection, was detained by Mumbai Police
The 13.59-km signal-free stretch between Shivaji Chowk and South Mumbai will ease commuter woes by cutting down travel time from an hour to 30 mins. Story & Video by Ranjeet Jadhav, Mid-Day
Mumbai will finally get air-conditioned trains later this year. The first phase of the Monorail services that are expected to begin in August 2013, hopes to reduce traffic congestion between Chembur and Wadala Story By : Shashank Rao,Mid-Day Video By : Mandar Shirsekar,Mid-Day
Cops are on the hunt for a 40-year-old woman, her teenage daughter and her younger son who have been caught on camera crashing a wedding venue and swiping a bagful of valuables worth Rs 3 lakh Story & Video by Vinay Dalvi, Mid-Day
Actress Vidya Balan and UTV head Siddharth Roy Kapur are now married. The wedding took place at the Green Mile bungalow in Bandra, contrary to earlier reports of a temple wedding in Chembur. Video courtesy: NDTV
It's nearly a year Ghanshyam Rangnekar the millionaire of Chembur, who died a lonely death but his ghost still haunts the New Natraj society. On Friday one man came and barged in the house and showed the society an agreement with Rangnekar signed last year. However, the man forgot that the flat was on Rangnekar's sister who passed away nearly five years ago in 26 July floods. Story & Video By - Varun Singh,MiD-DAY
Gangster Anand Ingle an Ravi Pujari aid shot dead by cops in encounter at Chembur's Kaveri Building. Story & Video By - Shiva Devnath, MiD-DAY