Swachh Bharat Mission: Government plans to 'totally clean' 50 cities by March 2017
The maximum cities—nine—are from Uttar Pradesh. Rae Bareilly town in Sonia Gandhi’s constituency is one of them.
Race shifts from Mumbai’s streets to its shores
Procam, in partnership with P1Global, the world’s leading maritime motor sports brand, will h...
Big lesson from Maharashtra: Congress in danger of extinction
The grand old party is third in the maximum city and has been knocked out of co...
Ten dead in Maharashtra rain havoc, Mumbaikars begin picking up pieces of life
Nine people were washed away in separate incidents in Mumbai, while two lost their lives due to drowning in adjoining districts of Palghar and Thane.
Carcasses floating, riding a buffalo to safety: A Mumbaikar remembers 2005 with dread
That was the day 12 years ago when at least 500 people were killed, some electrocuted, other crushed under falling walls or drowned, with 94 cm of rain.
Quality of life list: Delhi slips to 6th, Mumbai No.1
Mumbai topped the list of 21 big cities in a survey on the capability of a city administration to deliver better quality of life over the medium and long term.
Seven restaurant and dining trends for 2017
It’s time to gaze at the crystal ball and ask that tantalising question: What will 2017 put on our plates?
Nirav Modi, the suave operator who broke laws with class and style
Nirav Modi, who shot to fame by launching his namesake diamond jewellery brand, was the poster boy of Indian luxury until his fall from grace.
Humble Rs 100 turns hottest banknote in town!
There was a beeline to acquire the 'hottest commodity' or dispose-off the high value Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 bank notes, which will become illegal tender at midnight.
Hey Didi in expansion mode, plans to have 5,000 women scooter drivers this year
The start-up has already trained 200 women for last-mile ecommerce delivery. The other cities awaiting expansion are Pune, Bengaluru, Goa and Gurgaon.
Morgan Stanley MD Ridham Desai wants a greener Mumbai
“Mumbai’s green cover is about 1/30th of London and New York at about 12 square feet per person,” he writes.
Now Apps to pick liquor of your choice, at economical price at bars
Three startups — Hipcask, HipBar and The Bar Stock Exchange — offer urban consumers the liquor of their choice at the time of their choosing at affordable rates.
Decoded: The concerns and aspirations of the urban electorate in seven Indian cities
Among the 543 Lok Sabha seats, 100 have an urban population of more than 50%, according to the 2011 Census.
Murli Deora, the trusted loyalist of the Gandhis
In a career that spanned three decades, Deora ruled over the Congress’s apparatus in Mumbai with velvet gloves if not an iron fist.
Who'll be Mumbai's mayor? Congress may give Shiv Sena an edge
BJP bagged 82 seats in the 227-member corporation, a dramatic jump from its tally of 31 in 2012. Sena could only increase its tally from 75 to 84.
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