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Mumbai pips Gurugram on air quality index levels as pollution worsens in financial capital: With AQI of 193, Colaba joins Delhi-NCR 'unhealthy' air
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Mumbai pips Gurugram on air quality index levels as pollution worsens in financial capital: With AQI of 193, Colaba joins Delhi-NCR 'unhealthy' air

While Delhi, neighbouring NCR region and other North Indian states grapple with rising air pollution levels, the air quality levels in Mumbai, surrounding Thane and Navi Mumbai districts dropped to unhealthy levels on Sunday

Five Mumbai policemen suspended over custodial death of 26-year-old pharmaceutical representative
India

Five Mumbai policemen suspended over custodial death of 26-year-old pharmaceutical representative

A police inspector, a sub-inspector and three constables of Wadala TT Police Station have been suspended after an inquiry into the incident, a police spokesperson said.

Heavy rain in Mumbai, adjoining areas leads to water-logging, traffic snarls; IMD predicts heavy rainfall for today
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Heavy rain in Mumbai, adjoining areas leads to water-logging, traffic snarls; IMD predicts heavy rainfall for today

Mumbai recorded 88.14 millimeters of rainfall in the last 24 hours, ending 6 pm on Saturday, with water logging and traffic snarls reported in various parts of the city

Mumbai Rains: Downpour leads to traffic snarls, disrupts public transport; train with 700 onboard held up for hours due to flooding
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Mumbai Rains: Downpour leads to traffic snarls, disrupts public transport; train with 700 onboard held up for hours due to flooding

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai leading to traffic snarls, cancellation of several flights, and affected the movement of trains in the city.

Mumbai rains: With 375 mm, city sees second rainiest day in 45 years; Malad wall collapse toll rises to 24
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Mumbai rains: With 375 mm, city sees second rainiest day in 45 years; Malad wall collapse toll rises to 24

Incessant rainfall in Mumbai on Tuesday — the second highest in 45 years — brought rail, road and air transport to a standstill even as schools, offices remained shut.

Water-logging across many parts of Mumbai as heavy rains lash city; train services hit, traffic comes to a standstill
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Water-logging across many parts of Mumbai as heavy rains lash city; train services hit, traffic comes to a standstill

Mumbai received 93 millimetres of rain in the past 24 hours, leading to water logging and traffic jams in many parts of the city.

EC flying squad seizes Rs 11 lakh in cash from Mumbai's Sion with voting for 10 LS seats in Maharashtra underway
India

EC flying squad seizes Rs 11 lakh in cash from Mumbai's Sion with voting for 10 LS seats in Maharashtra underway

The seizure comes as voting for 10 Lok Sabha seats which fall under Maharashtra's Vidarbha and Marathwada regions is underway in the second phase of polling.

BMC sets up committee to probe shortage of medicines in civic hospitals, will submit report within two weeks
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BMC sets up committee to probe shortage of medicines in civic hospitals, will submit report within two weeks

Amid reports of shortage of medicines in civic hospitals and dispensaries, the health department of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has set up a committee to inquire into it.

In Mumbai's Dharavi, an NGO trains parents to tackle malnutrition, increases awareness of best health practices
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In Mumbai's Dharavi, an NGO trains parents to tackle malnutrition, increases awareness of best health practices

SNEHA, a local NGO, has worked across 10 beats in Dharavi for five years, and its efforts have reduced wasting among children up to three years of age by 23 percent.

One dead, 36 injured during dahi handi celebrations in Mumbai; police say youth died due to epileptic fit
India

One dead, 36 injured during dahi handi celebrations in Mumbai; police say youth died due to epileptic fit

The Disaster Management Cell of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) was alerted to deal with any untoward incident during dahi handi celebrations

Heavy Mumbai rains claim three lives as traffic comes to standstill, road caves in and several flights are delayed
India

Heavy Mumbai rains claim three lives as traffic comes to standstill, road caves in and several flights are delayed

Heavy rains in Mumbai led by the Southwest Monsoon have claimed three lives in the city and adjoining Thane district so far, according to officials.

Seven cities including Milan, Stockholm bid to host 2026 Winter Olympics, informs International Olympic Committee
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Seven cities including Milan, Stockholm bid to host 2026 Winter Olympics, informs International Olympic Committee

Canada’s Calgary, Austria’s Graz, Swedish capital Stockholm, Sion in Switzerland, Turkey’s Erzurum, Japan’s Sapporo and an Italian bid involving Cortina d’Ampezzo, Milan and Turin are all in the initial process.

Violence hits Mumbai and Aurangabad as Dalit-Maratha clashes over Bhima Koregaon event turns ugly
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Violence hits Mumbai and Aurangabad as Dalit-Maratha clashes over Bhima Koregaon event turns ugly

An event led by Dalits to mark the 200th anniversary of the Bhima Koregaon battle in Pune district, in which forces of the East India Company defeated Peshwa’s army, turned violent in several cities in Maharashtra

IOC sets sights on reducing bidding expenses for 2026 Winter Olympics by 30 percent
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IOC sets sights on reducing bidding expenses for 2026 Winter Olympics by 30 percent

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) wants to slash the costs of staging the 2026 Winter Olympics by 30 percent by cutting the campaigning period from two years to one for potential hosts.

Heavy rains disrupt air services in Mumbai; six flights cancelled, 10 diverted
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Heavy rains disrupt air services in Mumbai; six flights cancelled, 10 diverted

Jet Airways cancelled at least four flights to and from Mumbai.

Mumbai rains: Flash floods disrupt normal life in city; railway tracks remain inundated
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Mumbai rains: Flash floods disrupt normal life in city; railway tracks remain inundated

Incessant rainfall starting Monday evening has rendered parts of Mumbai inundated, leading to several warnings from IMD

Rains lash Mumbai, flights delayed and transport affected as city experiences water-logging
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Rains lash Mumbai, flights delayed and transport affected as city experiences water-logging

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning saying that Mumbai residents should expect heavy rainfall over the next three days.

Mumbai: Heavy rains disrupt rail, road traffic; IMD issues 24-hour warning
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Mumbai: Heavy rains disrupt rail, road traffic; IMD issues 24-hour warning

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai and its outskirts on Friday morning slowing down the road traffic during the rush hour.

IOC starts discussions on awarding hosting rights for 2024 and 2028 Olympics at once
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IOC starts discussions on awarding hosting rights for 2024 and 2028 Olympics at once

The plan fits the IOC's effort to make Olympic bidding less costly, with cities often spending tens of millions of dollars only to come up empty handed.

Mumbai Marathi school introduces spoken English classes to save itself from shutdown
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Mumbai Marathi school introduces spoken English classes to save itself from shutdown

As Marathi medium civic schools face an uncertain future with student enrollments falling by nearly 60 percent, the DS HIgh School in Sion may have found a way to prevent it