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Accepted Bihar's Request For CBI Probe Into Sushant Rajput Case: Centre

August 5, 2020
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The centre today informed the Supreme Court that it has accepted the recommendation of the Bihar government for a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI into the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, escalating politics in a case that is caught between two states, Bihar and Maharashtra. The recommendation h | Read more|

Don't question Mumbai cops' ability to handle Sushant case: Uddhav

August 1, 2020
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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has said that he deplored attempts to question the efficiency of the Mumbai Police in handling the probe into the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. He said the state police were capable of probing the case, an assertion which comes in the backdrop of growing clam | Read more|

Mumbai deploys 'smart helmets' to screen for COVID-19

July 23, 2020
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As coronavirus infections climb in Mumbai, authorities in India's worst-hit city are turning to high-tech "smart helmets" to speed up screenings and identify suspected cases in the financial capital's densely-populated slums. The portable thermoscanners - previously deployed in Dubai, Italy and China - enable health wo | Read more|

Security outside Taj hotel in Mumbai beefed up

June 30, 2020
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Police have beefed up security outside the Taj hotel in south Mumbai after the Karachi Stock Exchange terror attack, a senior official said on Tuesday. The iconic hotel in Colaba area was among the targets of Pakistani terrorists during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack. The official told PTI that Mumbai police are on hig | Read more|

Cobrapost Impact: CBI registers case against Dewan Housing

June 26, 2020
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According to a Press Release dated 25 June 2020, the Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a Charge sheet against M/s Dewan Housing Finance Ltd; ShriKapil Rajesh Wadhawan; ShriDheeraj Rajesh Wadhawan; M/s Belief Realtors Pvt. Ltd; M/s RKW Developers Pvt. Ltd; M/s DOIT Urban Ventures (India) Pvt. Ltd; Ms. RoshniKapo | Read more|

Mumbai get pre-monsoon showers

June 6, 2020
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Residents of Mumbai and the adjoining areas woke up to a rainy Saturday as pre-monsoon showers lashed these parts. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the Colaba weather station reported 18.6 mm rainfall in the 24 hours till 8.30 am on Saturday, while the Santacruz weather bureau recorded 64.9 mm ra | Read more|

Cyclone Nisarga lashes Mumbai

June 3, 2020
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Cyclone ‘Nisarga’ made landfall Wednesday south of India’s financial capital of Mumbai, with storm surge threatening to flood beaches and low-lying slums as city authorities struggle to contain the coronavirus pandemic. Live TV coverage showed inky black clouds framing the sea on India’s western coastline. Tree | Read more|

Actor Rishi Kapoor passed away

April 30, 2020
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Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor died in a Mumbai hospital on Thursday, his brother Randhir Kapoor said. He was 67. "He is no more. He has passed away," Randhir told PTI. | Read more|

Mumbai cops aged above 55 asked to go on leave

April 28, 2020
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In view of the deaths of three policemen in the last three days due to COVID-19 disease, the Mumbai Police have asked their personnel who are above 55 years of age with pre-existing ailments to go on leave as a precautionary measure, a senior officer said on Tuesday. | Read more|

21 Navy Sailors In Mumbai Test COVID-19 +ve

April 18, 2020
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In Mumbai 21 sailors of the Indian Navy have been tested positive for coronavirus. The sailors have been quarantined at a naval hospital in the city. This is the first set of coronavirus or COVID-19 cases being reported in the navy. A massive operation to trace people who may have come in contact with the sailors is on | Read more|