A 70-year-old man was allegedly stabbed and bludgeoned to death in suburban Mulund, police said on Saturday.
Slaughter and sale of meat in Vasai-Virar was banned on Gandhi Jayanti.Buying meat will also not be possible on Sunday (World Animal Day).
(This story originally appeared in MumbaiMirror on October 3, 2020)
The pandemic compelled several to change professions and look for alternative sources of income.To make ends meet, a makeup artist and a garment trader took up drug peddling-and ended up in jail.
What does it take to run a virtual London Marathon physically in Thane? Amidst the pandemic, mass-start events such as marathons have to reinvent to stay relevant.
More than seven lakh households, comprising 24 lakh people, were surveyed during the first phase of the BMC's 'My Family, My Responsibility' campaign to collect detailed health data from every citizen.
Although restaurants have been allowed to open from Monday, many upscale cafes and restaurants say they will continue to stay shut for the moment, choosing the safety of delivery and takeout over the risks of a half-filled dining room.
According to the latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report, Uttar Pradesh, with 7,187 deaths, accounted for 13.5% of the total 53,213 fatalities on national highways in 2019.
The city and neighbouring Thane, Palghar and Raigad can expect thunderstorms with lightning and gusty winds at isolated places on Saturday, as per the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
Nearly half the restaurants and bars in Mumbai are expected to start operating at 33% capacity from Monday.The rest may gradually raise their shutters over the next couple of weeks.
A customs superintendent was found dead on the railway tracks in Bhandup on Thursday.Balkrishna Kadwadkar (52), had been knocked down by a train, which left him with a serious skull fracture.
Failure to use masks continues to be a problem in Mumbai even though many other cities, including Pune, that saw a surge in Covid cases a fortnight back, have cleaned up their act, say state government officials.