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...
Fire at Mumbai's Nagpada mall declared level 5, firefighting operations underway
24 fire engines along with 16 jumbo tanks are deployed and working to extinguish the fire. Rescue van and other vehicles are also present at the spot. A total of about 250 officers and staff, including the Chief Fire Officer of the Mumbai fire brigade, Shashikant Kale, are making continuous efforts to extinguish the fire.
Fire at Mumbai's Nagpada mall declared 'level 5', people evacuated from adjacent tower
Fire at Mumbai's Nagpada mall was declared level 5 on Friday morning even as firefighting operations were underway. The fire started at the ...
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.