Mumbai, India Newswire (Page 8)

Mumbai, India Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mumbai, India. (Page 8)

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  1. SP leader sparks controversy, demands RS seat for Yakub Memon's wifeRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Samajwadi Party leader Mohammed Farooq Ghosi has stirred a controversy by requesting party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav to nominate 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's wife as a Rajya Sabha MP. Two days after Memon was hanged in the Nagpur Central Jail, Ghosi, the Maharashtra SP unit vice president, described Memon's wife Raheen as 'helpless'.

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  2. SP leader says 'make Yakub's wife an MP', sackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Times of India

    Two days after Memon was hanged in the Nagpur Central Jail, Faroq had described Memon's wife Raheen as "helpless". LUCKNOW: Samajwadi Party on Saturday removed Maharashtra state vice president of the party Mohammed Farooq Ghosi hours after he sought a Rajya Sabha seat for the widow of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's wife from the party.

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  3. Samajwadi Party leader sparks controversy, demands Rajya Sabha seat for Yakub Memon's wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | India.com

    Mumbai, Aug 1 : Samajwadi Party leader Mohammed Farooq Ghosi has stirred a controversy by requesting party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav to nominate 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's wife as a Rajya Sabha MP. Two days after Memon was hanged in the Nagpur Central Jail, Ghosi, the Maharashtra SP unit vice president, described Memon's wife Raheen as "helpless".

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  4. Mumbai-Nagpur expressway by 2019: Maharashtra govtRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said government was planning to construct an 800-km long expressway between Mumbai and Nagpur, cutting down travel time between the two cities to just ten hours. This 'Communication Super Expressway' will connect Mumbai and Nagpur passing through Amravati, Aurangabad and Ghoti.

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  5. "Mumbai is most receptive to ideas"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    In the third part of our series on resident non-Indians living in Mumbai, we speak with two Americans from diverse backgrounds architect and photographer Robert Stephens and Daniel Weber, manager/husband of adult film-actress-turned-Bollywood-star Sunny Leone When architect Robert Stephens came to Mumbai for the first time, to visit friends that he had made at a university in America, he had no idea that the city would become his home. "This was December 2006.

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  6. mid-day special: Most popular reads from July 25 - July 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    As part of our weekend special series, here's a roundup of the most popular and trending articles, photo galleries and videos from the week that was This is what Western Express Highway looks like after Rs 6-cr repairs After PWD spent Rs 6.33 crore to repair the Western Express Highway before rains, commuters continue to suffer due to potholes, uneven patches; department is currently undertaking patchwork repairs IPL spot-fixing: Our best time will begin now, says Ankeet Chavan's wife Ankeet Chavan's better half Neha expects the grand phase to begin after Delhi court dropped all charges levied against him, his two Rajasthan Royals teammates during the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal TV actresses talk about their security concerns on sets Small screen actors often grapple with security concerns, cases of harassment, thefts and Peeping Toms on set.

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  7. Industry Report on Dairy Products Market in China 2015-2019Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | PR Log

    ... The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. PRLog - Aug. 1, 2015 - MUMBAI, India -- Aug., 01st, 2015, Mumbai , India: Market Reports on China presents the report "Industry Report on Dairy Products Market in ...

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  8. Nagpur-Mumbai super expressway to bring down travel time to 10 hours: FadnavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Indian Express

    The Maharashtra government on Thursday announced an ambitious Communication Super Express Way mega project between Mumbai and Nagpur worth Rs 30,000 crore. The government's decision has several far-reaching and significant socio-economic and political aspects.

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  9. Mumbai Diary: Saturday sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Zitar, zany huh? It's not a bird, it's not a plane, it's Jonty Rhodes. Cricket followers will remember this zany catch line featuring the mercurial South African fielder, who defied gravity to take breathtaking catches.

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  10. Government will demand death for Mumbai hooch culprits: CM Devendra FadnavisRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said the state government will demand death sentence for the accused of Malvani hooch case here. In reply to a discussion on the law and order situation in the state in the Legislative Council and the Legislative Assembly, Fadnavis also claimed that crime rate had declined after the BJP-led government came to power in the state.

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  11. Woman run over by train in Kalyan while chasing purse thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The 29-year-old had been standing at the door of a local train when the crook snatched her purse, causing her to fall off; as she ran behind him and stepped onto the adjacent tracks, a CST-bound train knocked her down Often one hears the story of a brave citizen risking her life and catching a thief who had tried to make away with her hard-earned money. Sadly, this was not the case for a Kalyan woman, who lost her life when a train knocked her down while she was chasing a thief who had snatched her purse.

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  12. Maharashtra govt to conduct inquiry into use of drones in MumbaiRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government has decided to conduct an inquiry into the use of drones supplied by private firms in Mumbai. Ranjeet Patil, Minister of State for Home, said in the Legislative Council that the state government will inquire and table a report on the operation of drones in the city.

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  13. Rs 101-crore defamation case: Mufti stands by his book, seeks quashing of suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Indian Express

    Mufti Abdul Qayum Mansuri facing Rs 101 crore defamation suit filed by retired IPS officer DG Vanzara, a key accused in Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Ishrat Jahan encounters, Friday submitted his reply before a sessions court opposing the defamation suit. Mansuri has said that whatever he has written in his autobiography 11 Years Behind The Bars is true and supported by observations made by Supreme Court.

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  14. QA: No US airline competes with us in nonstop marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar Airways has made it clear that it is not in competition with US carriers in nonstop markets and has no nonstop route that overlaps with any US carrier. "Given the tenor of claims of the Big 3 US carriers, one might imagine that QA is their head-to-head competitor in dozens of nonstop markets.

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  15. LBT scrapped for traders with less than Rs50 crore turnoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | DNA India

    The state government will compensate civic bodies for loss of revenues by devolving stamp duty collections to them from municipal areas, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday told the state legislative assembly. The state government decided to scrap local body tax from Saturday for traders who have an annual turnover of less than Rs50 crore.

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  16. Maharashtra government to lose Rs4,210 crore in payments to cities for LBT lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | DNA India

    The state government decided to scrap local body tax from Saturday for traders with an annual turnover of less than Rs50 crore. Already in a financial mess, the state government may lose around Rs4,210 crore in stamp duty collections devolved to municipal corporations and compensation for revenue losses.

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  17. 10 cities from Maharashtra to be developed as smart citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | DNA India

    Making an announcement in the state assembly, Fadnavis said that the state cabinet has given approval to the implementation of smart cities campaign in the state. Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday announced that Mumbai, Thane and Kalyan-Dombivali are among the ten cities from Maharashtra selected for development as smart cities.

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  18. Yakub hanging is justice, wish same zeal shown in 1993 riots cases': Judge who probed Mumbai riotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Indian Express

    A day after the hanging of the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon , Justice B M Srikrishna, who headed the one-man commission that inquired into the riots that preceded the blasts in the city, said "justice according to law has been done". But commenting on the treatment of the riots and blasts cases, Justice Srikrishna, in an email interview, said: "It is distressing that instead of being looked at as incidents of crimes, the two sets of acts got dealt with disparately depending on the communal inclinations of the state apparatus."

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  19. BMC starts free swine flu vaccination for pregnant womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | DNA India

    According to doctors, senior citizens and children, especially those below two years, and pregnant women are in the high-risk category as they have less immunity. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has started free H1N1 vaccination for pregnant women who are in their third trimester.

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  20. Anish Kapoor invites German artist Carsten H ller to create slide for Arcelormittal OrbitRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Art Daily

    Anish Kapoor has invited German artist Carsten HA ller, who is currently the subject of a major show at the Hayward Gallery, to create a giant slide for The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London. This is a unique combination of artworks by two of the world's leading artists and will be a major new art installation for the capital.

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