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BEST to scrap 535 old buses by year-end; 19 double-deckers will also be removed
India

BEST to scrap 535 old buses by year-end; 19 double-deckers will also be removed

The move is in accordance with the Bombay High Court's directive to scrap buses that have been operational for 15 years or more

Mumbai's BEST bus service has just launched its official Twitter handle, suggestions and requests are already pouring in
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Mumbai's BEST bus service has just launched its official Twitter handle, suggestions and requests are already pouring in

It certainly looks the handle will be a great place for catching up on the latest updates from BEST.

BEST agrees to interim pay hike from Feb; Bombay HC tells workers' union to take final call on withdrawal of strike
India

BEST agrees to interim pay hike from Feb; Bombay HC tells workers' union to take final call on withdrawal of strike

The Bombay High Court has directed the BEST workers' union to take a final decision on the withdrawal of its ongoing strike by Tuesday evening and inform the court on Wednesday

As BJP, Shiv Sena flip-flop over future of alliance, Congress and NCP sneak ahead with pre-poll agreement
Politics

As BJP, Shiv Sena flip-flop over future of alliance, Congress and NCP sneak ahead with pre-poll agreement

While the BJP and Shiv Sena remain uncertain of the eventual fate of their alliance, Congress has reportedly ironed out all its differences with the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for a foreseeable alliance in Maharashtra

All-India strike against govt's labour policies evokes mixed response on day 2; banking, transport services hit partially
India

All-India strike against govt's labour policies evokes mixed response on day 2; banking, transport services hit partially

The two-day strike by central trade unions evoked mixed response across the country Wednesday, as it entered its second day, with banking and transport services being affected partially and few incidents of violence seen in West Bengal.

Mumbai comes to a standstill as 29,000 BEST employees take part in indefinite strike demanding seeking increase in salary, bonus
India

Mumbai comes to a standstill as 29,000 BEST employees take part in indefinite strike demanding seeking increase in salary, bonus

Around 29,000 employees of the civic-run transport service BEST are going on an indefinite strike beginning on Tuesday for various demands despite an industrial court restraining them from taking the step.

Bharat bandh: Transport workers join trade union strike demanding minimum wage; schools shut in Karnataka; protests in Bengal, Odisha, Assam
India

Bharat bandh: Transport workers join trade union strike demanding minimum wage; schools shut in Karnataka; protests in Bengal, Odisha, Assam

Scores of transport workers, demanding social security and a monthly salary of Rs 24,000, are observing a two-day nationwide strike starting from Tuesday. West Bengal, Assam, Odisha, Karnataka and Kerala are likely to be the worst-affected states.

Bharat Bandh: Ashok Chavan, Sanjay Nirupam lead protests at Andheri station, block suburban railway tracks in Mumbai
India

Bharat Bandh: Ashok Chavan, Sanjay Nirupam lead protests at Andheri station, block suburban railway tracks in Mumbai

As petrol prices on Monday shot up to Rs 89.97 in Maharashtra's Parbhani - the highest in India - the Opposition Congress staged a 'rail-roko' agitation in Mumbai

Maharashtra Bandh: BEST buses attacked in Mumbai; shopkeepers observe shutdown; local trains run on schedule
India

Maharashtra Bandh: BEST buses attacked in Mumbai; shopkeepers observe shutdown; local trains run on schedule

Protesters attacked buses and stopped local trains in Mumbai and the adjoining Thane city today during the Maharashtra bandh called by Maratha outfits over their demand for reservation.

Maratha quota agitation: BEST services suspended in Mumbai suburbs as protesters hurl stones at buses, block roads
India

Maratha quota agitation: BEST services suspended in Mumbai suburbs as protesters hurl stones at buses, block roads

Protesters attacked public buses in Mumbai, and neighbouring Thane and Navi Mumbai as the bandh called by Maratha outfits over their demand for reservation began on Wednesday morning.

As Mumbai's BEST buses face bumpy ride due to mounting losses, employees resist BMC's privatisation efforts
India

As Mumbai's BEST buses face bumpy ride due to mounting losses, employees resist BMC's privatisation efforts

Faced with mounting losses, iconic BEST buses in Mumbai are having a bumpy ride, forcing the civic administration to come out with a slew of reform measures

Mumbai's BEST conductors, drivers on strike to protest new scheduling software
Mumbai

Mumbai's BEST conductors, drivers on strike to protest new scheduling software

Commuters had to contend with the complete absence of the familiar red BEST buses on Mumbai's roads and make alternate arrangements.

BMC presents populist budget of Rs 31,178 crore
Mumbai

BMC presents populist budget of Rs 31,178 crore

The ruling Shiv Sena-BJP combine at the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) appears set to cash in on a highly populist budget thats was presented on Wednesday by Civic Chief Sitaram Kunte.

Images: Abhishek Bachchan, Aditya Thackeray flag off BEST buses for Film City
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Images: Abhishek Bachchan, Aditya Thackeray flag off BEST buses for Film City

Actor Abhishek Bachchan and Aditya Thackeray flagged off two new BEST buses meant for Film City workers who work late into the night. Here are some images.

The best Women’s Day gift for Mumbai’s women commuters
Mumbai

The best Women’s Day gift for Mumbai’s women commuters

Best, Central Railway think of simple measures that would help address the issue of women commuters’ safety.

Property prices may fall; Adarsh land does not belong to state
Mumbai

Property prices may fall; Adarsh land does not belong to state

Builders aren’t having it easy any more and property prices may fall. Meanwhile, those living in the eastern suburbs may find it easier to commute to the south with MMRDA's one-of-a-kind twin tunnel project being on track and the left tunnel to be thrown open to the public next month.