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Mumbai: 'Mumbai-Baugh' organized a candle light vigil condemning Delhi riots

"The riot is an attempt of divisive forces to spread violence in the name of religion. They don't represent any religion but hatred," sai...Read More

Mumbai: Religious leaders stand together assuring of their support in maintaining law and order across city

Mumbai: Religious leaders stand together assuring of their support in maintaining law and order across city

At a press interaction, the leaders pledged full cooperation with Mumbai Police to maintain peace in society.

Mumbai: BEST plans smart street lighting

Mumbai: BEST plans smart street lighting

The objective of installing the system is to provide, fully automated street light control which will be both cost effective and minimise...Read More

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Mumbai: BMC clears Rs 1 crore landscape proposal for tiger den at zoo

The zoo has not had a tiger since 2006, till authorities procured a pair earlier in Feb, from Siddharth Zoo, Aurangabad, under an exchang...Read More

Mumbai: BEST expenditure rises after fare reduction

Mumbai: BEST expenditure rises after fare reduction

Mumbai: With only two months remaining of the financial year 2019-20, the Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) undertaking r...Read More

Mumbai: BEST fare cut brings riders, but not all of them buy tickets

Mumbai: BEST fare cut brings riders, but not all of them buy tickets

However, the downside to this upswing is that there has been an increase in ticketless travelllers as well.

BEST

Mumbai: BEST faces parking space crunch

The transport undertaking presently has 3,334 buses on its fleet, out of which, 2,900 more buses are in use.

Barrister AR Antulay College of Law: Political luminaries come together

Barrister AR Antulay College of Law: Political luminaries come together

Mumbai: “We need to forget communal violen­ce. A stone pelted in a riot can be used to build a school,” stated CM Uddhav Thackeray on Sat...Read More

With paint and brush, Mumbaikars give Dadar Chowpatty a facelift

With paint and brush, Mumbaikars give Dadar Chowpatty a facelift

The 700m-long wall that separates the beach from the garden and residential areas adjacent to the beach are being painted with simple, ye...Read More

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Mumbai: BMC to open Olympic-size pool ahead of summer

Mumbai: Come summer and Mumbaikars will be able to enjoy an ‘Olympic’ splash at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel (SVP) swimming pool in Kandi...Read More

Mumbai: RTO cancels 348 auto licences for fare refusal

Mumbai: RTO cancels 348 auto licences for fare refusal

7,000 drivers booked on other charges

Book BMC parking space on app, courtesy IITian

Book BMC parking space on app, courtesy IITian

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has implemented the concept of a Mumbai based IITian to formulate the idea of settin...Read More

We keep upgrading mobile app: BEST

We keep upgrading mobile app: BEST

Mumbai: Following the FPJ’s report published on February 17 on the malfunctioning and technical glitches suffered on the official 'Pravas...Read More

BEST Pravas app needs a quick fix; will bear on digital plan success

BEST Pravas app needs a quick fix; will bear on digital plan success

Unveiled by Uddhav Thackeray in September 2019, the BEST app was meant to provide commuters with time tables of buses and help them track...Read More

Mumbai-Delhi Expressway will have electric corridor: Nitin Gadkari

Mumbai-Delhi Expressway will have electric corridor: Nitin Gadkari

Union transport minister urges investors to collaborate

BEST buses

BEST plans e-ticketing; members urge rollback of conductorless buses

Earlier in January, BEST floated a proposal for digital ticketing, which was approved after the consent of committee members and the BEST...Read More

Conductor falls from bus, BEST union slams body

Conductor falls from bus, BEST union slams body

Mumbai: An onduty conductor sustained injuries when he fell off the staircase of a BEST double-decker bus on Wednesday morning. BEST comm...Read More

Mumbai: Andheri station’s eastern side to get a face-lift

Mumbai: Andheri station’s eastern side to get a face-lift

According to the Western Railway, Andheri station has a footfall of 13 lakh people every day. But there is hardly any space for the regul...Read More

Rohit Gaur

BJP confers Uber driver with ‘Alert Citizen Award’

Early on Thursday, Gaur was driving Sarkar, a poet from Rajasthan who was returning from the Kalaghoda Arts Festival in the city.

Mumbai Bagh: Police issue preventive notices to protesters

Mumbai Bagh: Police issue preventive notices to protesters

On Friday night, acting on a complaint from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, the Nagpada police had registered a First Information...Read More

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