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Feb 05, 2018
ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: Prithvi Shaw says his journey from Mumbai's Virar to Mount Maunganui was difficultShaw said, "It was a difficult journey for me starting where I used to live in Virar. All credit to my dad he was the only who took me (everywhere)."
Dec 25, 2017
India's first air-conditioned local train flagged off in Mumbai today: Schedule, fares and everything you should knowIndian Railways has flagged off country's first AC suburban local train for Mumbai, 150 years after the first suburban local was hauled by a steam engine
Dec 24, 2017
India's first air-conditioned local train to chug off on Mumbai's Western line on MondayIndia's first air-conditioned local train services will be launched on Monday when the service gets underway on the Borivali-Churchgate in Mumbai.
Oct 31, 2017
Sushma Swaraj meets kin of captain of ship that sunk in the PacificThe family members of a Virar-based merchant navy officer, who along with other Indian crew members went missing after their cargo ship sank in the Pacific off the Philippines earlier this month, met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj seeking her help to trace him.
Sep 12, 2017
Piyush Goyal expects bullet train to be affordable for all; officials see 1.6 cr travellers per yearInitially, the train will have 10 coaches with a total seating capacity of 750 passengers.
Aug 30, 2017
Maharashtra rains: Minor girl, three others washed away in PalgharFour persons, including a three-year-old girl, were washed away in separate incidents following heavy rains in neighbouring Palghar district.
Oct 14, 2016
Police dog Caesar who saved lives during 26/11 dies of heart attack in VirarCaesar, the famed sniffer dog of Mumbai police who saved several lives during the 26/11 terror attacks, died on Thursday at a farm in Virar.
Apr 22, 2016
Railway ministry plans to invest Rs 40,000 cr in Mumbai: Suresh PrabhuRailway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday said his ministry has chalked out a plan to invest Rs 40,000 crore in different projects in Mumbai, blueprint of which will be prepared before 15 August.
Oct 08, 2015
Nigerian man alleges racism after police raids three-year-old son's birthday partyIn yet another case of jumping the gun and power abuse, Maharashtra police on Sunday halted the birthday party of a Nigerian couple's three-year-old son and ate his cake.
Jul 01, 2015
How to build a political stronghold: A case study of the Thakurs of the Vasai Virar civic bodyA small, extremely localised political party, run by a menacing but at the same time benevolent politician, did to Vasai Virar in its municipal history in the past week what Aam Aadmi did to Delhi few months ago.