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As COVID-19 lockdown restrictions are slowly beginning to ease up, Bollywood celebrities have gone back to where they belong - shooting on sets. Katrina Kaif is one of the celebrities who resumed work. Recently, Katrina took to her Instagram account and shared a hilarious video, where she can be seen getting a COVID-19 test done and her reaction is PRICELESS! Watch this video to see Katrina's funny reaction.
With the festive season coming to an end, the BMC is now gearing up to keep COVID-19 numbers under control. The civic body has kept COVID Care Centres and hospitals ready and plans to increase testing and rope in general doctors to keep cases under check. It further said that the city would be on high alert for the next 45 days to ensure a second wave doesn't kick in. Mumbai Khabar brings to you the top news of the day. Watch this video to know more!
Here's an easy and beautiful DIY Rangoli video showcasing a stunning design which you can recreate in your own homes this Diwali. Watch this video and get creative!
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is making violators do community service in the form of sweeping roads if they are reluctant to pay a fine of Rs 200 for not wearing masks in public places. Mid-day cameraman captured BMC officials taking strict action against those who were caught without masks in public places. Watch the video for more!
As people returned to their favourite gyms on October 25 after more than a 7-month hiatus, mid-day photographer's went on the ground to get real-time footage of the atmosphere in gyms. Watch this video to see what happened as fitness centres and gyms reopened in Mumbai!
Actress Jacqueline Fernandez had a grand idea for a Dussehra present. She gifted a staff member a brand new car. The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) plans to shut down nine of its COVID Care Centres as the number of active cases in the city is on the decline. Mumbai Khabar brings to you the top news of the day. Watch this video to know more.
As of October 21, with a valid ticket, all women commuters can resume traveling via local trains between 11 am and 3 pm, and after 7 pm. Our photographers at mid-day went on the ground on the first day to capture real-time footage of the same. Have a look at what the first day of local train travel in Mumbai looked like for women commuters!
A Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) official said that Bollywood bigwigs and white collar people who consume these drugs never come into the light during the purchase, as they involve their driver, housemaid, PR executive or in some cases another high-profile personality to evade police. Meanwhile, after a seven-month COVID-19-caused shutdown, the Mumbai Metro One opened its doors to commuters, safely at 8.30 am on October 19. Watch this video to find out what’s happening in the city.
Actor Kangana Ranaut is all geared up to resume work after a seven-month-long hiatus caused due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 'Queen' actor took to social media and shared pictures of herself as she kicked off work for Thalaivi. On the other hand, the shooting for the Salman Khan starrer 'Radhe' will kick off on 2nd October at ND Studios in Karjat. The 15-day schedule will be followed by a final shoot at Mehboob Studios in Bandra for the patchwork. Watch this video to know all the details.
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Forensic Department has submitted its report with the CBI in Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput death case and has questioned the absence of the timing of death in the autopsy report. Meanwhile, as Covid-19 cases rise in Mumbai, there's been a rise in fake mask manufacture with the logos of top N95 mask manufacturing companies. Watch this video to find out more.
Going by the guidelines issued by the state government of Maharashtra, it seems even Navratri this year is going to be a low-key affair like Ganeshotsav. The government has not given permission for Garba events during the festival, which is scheduled to start on 17th October. Watch this video to find out how Naratri 2020 will look like for Mumbai as per the guidelines laid down by the state government.
"I was just heading to a chemist to buy a mask." This has become the most popular excuse for not wearing a mask. Despite reminders and warnings, many Mumbaikars are still seen without masks and when confronted, either argue or have an excuse ready. Civic officials have shared with mid-day, the numerous, highly creative reasons that Mumbai's residents are giving in order to avoid wearing a mask during the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch this video to find out!
In conversation with the glamorous Monisha Jaising where she talks about the impact of COVID-19 on fashion and shopping trends. She also shares fashion tips and her take on the best and worst of Bollywood fashion. Watch the video to know more!
Arjun Rampal, who is quarantining at home after his Nail Polish co-actor Manav Kaul tested positive, has tested negative for COVID-19. Arjun took to his social media account to share the news with his fans and followers. Earlier this week, Arjun Rampal began shooting for Nail Polish, a courtroom drama directed by Bhargava Krishna. The shoot had to be stalled after two actors, Manav Kaul and Anand Tiwari tested positive. Watch the video to know more
One of the most prominent shopping destinations in the city, Fashion Street, in South Mumbai has reopened after six months. The BMC allowed the stalls to resume business under several conditions, including operating on alternate days. Fashion Street closed in March this year as the lockdown hit. Mumbai Khabar brings to you the top news of the day. Watch this video to know more.
On September 7, Malaika Arora revealed on social media that she had tested COVID-19 positive. Ever since then, she has been updating her fans about her wellbeing and asking everyone to take all the necessary precautions. In a recent interview, Malaika has shared her journey battling the virus, and how she is coping with it. From extreme fatigue and weakness to how she's had to change her diet and add non-vegetarian food to it after years, watch this video to know the in-depth details of her battle against coronavirus. Watch more!
The absolute number of COVID-19 deaths recorded between August 20 and September 19 dropped by half as compared to the deaths seen between June 20 and July 19. Maharashtra Navnirman Sena demand services to be opened up for common man; protests focused in MMR. Several Bollywood celebs lend support to Anurag Kashyap after Payal Ghosh Payal Ghosh levelled accusations of sexual harassment against Anurag Kashyap. Watch the video to find out what’s happening in Mumbai only on Mumbai Khabar.
Amid the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the city, on 17th September, the Mumbai Police imposed Section 144 under the Code of Criminal Procedure, restricting the movement of people to contain the spread of the deadly virus. The order, issued by DCP Operations, is to be enforced in Mumbai city starting from midnight of 17th September up to 30th September. Our photographers at Mid-Day went on the ground to capture the streets of Mumbai and the real-time scenes in public places after Section 144 was imposed. Unfortunately, people were still seen traveling in hordes at railway stations and other public places, with no care for social distancing or maintaining Coronavirus protocols. Watch this video to see real-time scenes from the streets of Mumbai!
Days after the Oxford vaccine trial was halted due to suspected adverse reactions reported in a participant, on Wednesday, Mumbai's KEM Hospital officials said that the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has given them the green signal to resume the trials. Mumbai Khabar brings to you the top news of the day. Watch this video to know more!
Modified COVID-19 trains have entered service, with the first one running between CSMT and Manmad. Modifications done by railway engineers have reduced the need to touch amenities by hand in order to help passengers feel more confident about travelling. Mumbai Khabar brings to you the top news of the day. Watch this video to know more.