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Mumbai: University of Mumbai declares summer break from June 1 to 13 for degree colleges

Mumbai: University of Mumbai declares summer break from June 1 to 13 for degree colleges

Degree colleges affiliated to the University of Mumbai (MU) have been informed to complete the syllabus soon as the second semester will ...Read More

Angels of Mumbai: Sending Diwali delicacies, spreading happiness

Angels of Mumbai: Sending Diwali delicacies, spreading happiness

What started off as a one family exercise soon became a citizen programme of sorts. Every year, during Diwali, Narendra and Sunita Keni s...Read More

Guiding Light: Deepavali – Looking back

Guiding Light: Deepavali – Looking back

I am happy to see that in most places Deepavali was celebrated with very little use of crackers. There are different opinions about this ...Read More

Diwali shopping boosted retail sales of certain categories: Retailers

Diwali shopping boosted retail sales of certain categories: Retailers

Retailers Association of India (RAI) on Monday said Diwali shopping brought respite to some segments of retail, especially garments, whil...Read More

BMC expects second wave before New Year

BMC expects second wave before New Year

Civic officials are currently reviewing the number of cases reported post Diwali. Based on it, a final decision will be taken on whether ...Read More

Titan sees good traction across all businesses during festive season: Company

Titan sees good traction across all businesses during festive season: Company

"The jewellery business witnessed a mid-teens growth (around 15 per cent) for the 30 day festive season starting from Dussehra till Diwal...Read More

Mumbai 'cracks' air quality record after fireworks ban

Mumbai 'cracks' air quality record after fireworks ban

Mumbai has second-best air quality in 6 years; Shivaji Park tops list of areas with high level of pollutants

Ujjain: 144 % rise in PM2.5 levels this Diwali

Ujjain: 144 % rise in PM2.5 levels this Diwali

PM2.5 level rises to 162.5 in 2020 from 66.6 benchmark of 2019

Thane records less air and noise pollution this Diwali

Thane records less air and noise pollution this Diwali

Citizens in Thane gave a good response to the call of celebrating a cracker-free Diwali. The Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) recorded l...Read More

Mira Bhayandar: 64 booked for violating fireworks timing on Diwali

Mira Bhayandar: 64 booked for violating fireworks timing on Diwali

Sixty-four people have been booked by the police in the twin-city for violating the stipulated time limit imposed by the Mira Bhayandar M...Read More

'Good business prospects': CAIT says Diwali sales cross Rs 72,000 crore

'Good business prospects': CAIT says Diwali sales cross Rs 72,000 crore

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Sunday said that traders recorded sales of around Rs 72,000 crore this Diwali across maj...Read More

Diwali drive: Food and Drug Administration seizes Rs 4 crore-worth adulterated food items in raids across state

Diwali drive: Food and Drug Administration seizes Rs 4 crore-worth adulterated food items in raids across state

The FDA has alerted people to purchase food items only from known sellers and check expiry dates and other details on products they purch...Read More

Metro One records only 15,000 per day ridership on Diwali weekend

Metro One records only 15,000 per day ridership on Diwali weekend

Mumbai Metro One, which runs between Ghatkopar and Versova, noted only 15,000 per day ridership on the Diwali weekend. While before the f...Read More

Amid Diwali celebrations, Mumbai's air quality dips to moderate

Amid Diwali celebrations, Mumbai's air quality dips to moderate

Amid Diwali celebrations, the air quality of Mumbai dipped to 'moderate’ on Sunday morning. Although the BMC had claimed that Mumbaikars ...Read More

Anand Mahindra takes a trip down memory lane on Diwali,  shares secret behind his 'kada'

Anand Mahindra takes a trip down memory lane on Diwali, shares secret behind his 'kada'

Indians from all over the globe are celebrating the festival of lights 'Diwali' amid a pandemic. Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra t...Read More

Done with fake NASA pics during Diwali? Even PIB Fact Check can't take it anymore

Done with fake NASA pics during Diwali? Even PIB Fact Check can't take it anymore

Diwali is not Diwali if do get a forward message with a photo of India taken by NASA from space. The image shows India with its outlines ...Read More

'Wasting taxpayers money': Twitter after Arvind Kejriwal, wife perform Diwali puja at Delhi's Akshardham temple

'Wasting taxpayers money': Twitter after Arvind Kejriwal, wife perform Diwali puja at Delhi's Akshardham temple

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal accompanied by his wife and cabinet colleagues performed 'Diwali Pujan' in a grand ceremony held at ...Read More

Mishaps reduced due to firecracker ban; Mumbai fire brigade receives just 15 calls during Diwali

Mishaps reduced due to firecracker ban; Mumbai fire brigade receives just 15 calls during Diwali

The Mumbai fire brigade got 15 calls of mishaps due to bursting of firecrackers during the Diwali, an official said.This is a decrease fr...Read More

Amid Diwali celebrations, air quality in Mumbai dips to 'moderate' category

Amid Diwali celebrations, air quality in Mumbai dips to 'moderate' category

With the onset of winter, the air quality in Mumbai has started deteriorating. Amid Diwali celebrations, the air quality in the city dipp...Read More

Air quality worsens in the national capital post-Diwali

Air quality worsens in the national capital post-Diwali

People in Delhi woke up to a further spike in air pollution as the city continued to remain engulfed in a blanket of smog post-Diwali wit...Read More

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