Mumbai Police make sixth arrest in TRP case
The Mumbai Police, probing the television rating point (TRP) manipulation case, made its sixth arrest on Friday, taking into custody Umesh Mishra, 30, a former employee of Hansa Research, from Virar on the outskirts of Mumbai.
Heavy overnight rain in Mumbai; waterlogging in some areas
The island city received 106.01 mm rain in the 24-hour period ending at 8 am on Th...
Mumbai police issues look-out notice against promoter of Cox & Kings
“The LoC has been opened as a precautionary measure to ensure that the accused don’t flee the country. It is based on the first information report filed by Kotak Mahindra Bank against the promoters and erstwhile directors of Cox & Kings,” said an official privy to the development.
India's first Oscar winner Bhanu Athaiya dies in Mumbai home
Athaiya, who was born in Kolhapur, began her career as a costume designer in Hindi cinema with Guru Dutt's 1956 superhit "C.I.D.".
Major power-cut across Mumbai due to grid failure
Mumbai is witnessing power outages across parts of the city, reports said. There are reports of outages in almost all parts of the sprawling...
Sabotage suspected in Mumbai power outage: Nitin Raut, Energy minister
"Our team was working on the 400 KV Kalva-Padga line and the load was shifted from circuit 1 to 2. But, there was a technical problem and the Kharghar unit stopped. There was islandingin Mumbai which shouldn't have happened," Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut said.
Mumbai power outage is a technical issue, says Minister; BJP disagrees
Former energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule of the BJP told media persons that the Kalwa to Talegaon line was facing issues of breakdown for last three days. But it was not rectified.
Rare power outage throws Mumbai out of gear for hours
Power cuts are a rare occurrence in Mumbai due to the city’s 'islanding' system which enables power producers to cut themselves off the grid and continue supply to a limited area.
Mumbai power outage: Municipal commissioner asks hospitals to keep generators ready
BMC Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal has asked all hospitals to contact their transport garage officers to get enough diesel to operate generators for at least eight hours so that there are no power failures, especially in ICUs.
Republic TV CFO Summoned by Mumbai Police in TRP case
The channels — Republic TV, Fakt Marathi and Box Cinema —are being probed in a case pertaining to alleged manipulation of TRPs. As per the FIR, they had sought to manipulate TRPs “by bribing households to increase viewership of their channels/programmes so that subsequently their ratings increase, resulting in windfall economic benefit for the channels /programmes”.
No vindictive action by Mumbai cops in busting TRP scam: Sanjay Raut
"Mumbai police took a courageous step to unravel this scam. This is just a beginning...everything will be unravelled soon," he told reporters.
World Bank praises efforts to arrest COVID-19 spread in Mumbai's Dharavi
The Washington-based global lender, in its biennial Poverty and Shared Prosperity report, said that in the space of three months, by July 2020, reported cases in the area had been cut to 20 per cent of their peak in May.
Mumbai's famous dabbawalas and consulates staff can now travel in local trains
Dabbawalas, the famous lunch-box carriers in Mumbai, last month said there was never a six-month break in the "130 -year-old history of the tiffin services", and demanded access to local trains to resume their services in full capacity.
Mumbai power outage: Electricity restoration begins, Central main line train services restored
Large parts of Mumbai and the Mumbai Metropolitan Region of Thane, Raigad and Palghar witnessed a major power cut on Monday morning due to a...