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Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. As of 2011 it is the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.4 million. The larger Mumbai Metropolitan Region is the second most populous metropolitan area in India, with a population of 21.3 million as of 2016. Mumbai lies on the Konkan coast on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour. In 2008, Mumbai was named an alpha world city. It is also the wealthiest city in India, and has the highest number of millionaires and billionaires among all cities in India. Mumbai is home to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Elephanta Caves, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, and the city's distinctive ensemble of Victorian and Art Deco buildings.

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The husband had moved to high court after lower courts refused to grant him divorce.
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The arrested person has been identified as Ahmed Shamshul Haq.
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Held between January and March, the initiative was taken up in Mahim, Malad and Chembur where people from mix socio-economic background were screened for..
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Siblings cite logistic issues and paucity of time despite Congress' efforts to organise at least one public meet
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On Wednesday the maximum temperature recorded in the city was 34.5 °C while the minimum was 25.6 °C.
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Mangroves and forests will be hacked for laying two new rail lines between Virar-Dahanu and Panvel-Karjat
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The circular states that a six-mark question from the linear programming chapter could be comprehended and solved in two ways.
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Mumbai, April 24: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced the launch of the world’s first malaria vaccine, aimed for children under the age of 2 in..
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Speaking at his first election rally in Mumbai, Raj called on the electorate to vote against the Shiv Sena as a vote for them would translate into a mandate for..
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A 30-year-old woman from Agripada and a 65-year-old diabetic woman from Mazgaon died in the month of March due to swine flu, as per the records presented by the..
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The activist issued a press statement on Monday stating that a signature of over 1,600 RTI applicants and activists was given to the chief secretary.
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Last year, after receiving complaints from many parents, the BMC's education department had sent a letter to the school asking it to justify the increase in its..
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The second air-conditioned local will have room for 600 more commuters - that's 10 per cent more than the current capacity of 6,200. The additional room has been..
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BJP had raised objections against MNS holding rallies.
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In a complaint lodged with Dahisar Police Station, the MLC Pravin Darekar, who is also the chairman of the Mumbai District Central Cooperative Bank Ltd
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Members of the community said that they will be praying for quicker recovery of those injured.
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The accused identified as Pankaj Shah (44), was arrested by the Dindoshi Police for cheating another diamond trader. The accused is currently in police custody.
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Civic body adds a new clause in its contract whereby contractors, not BMC, will be responsible for mishaps
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According to a study made by airline booking portal Ixigo, the fares of Mumbai-Bangalore flights have seen a spike of 19 per cent.
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According to developers based in Mumbai, currently, the realty market is going through a dip.
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The constituency is the most eclectic in Mumbai with 14,39,770 voters; out of which 6,10,480 are Marathis, 2,76,198 Muslims, 1,71483 South Indians, and 20,4,444..
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"When the terrorists attacked Mumbai in 26/11, the Congress government had refused to give permission to the Army to give a reply," the Prime Minister said while..
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The team qualified after competing at regional level held in Hudson Valley and Long Island, New York
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The movement of heavy vehicles is already restricted on the flyover after a cement slab fell on the road from the flyover last month.
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The local train was scheduled to on Bhayender at 7.08 am, however, nine coaches of the fast local from Dahanu road went ahead of the platform, making it..
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The victims are class six students and hail from Fenapada in Bhiwandi.
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Victims were chatting on the roadside
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BJP's controversial Lok Sabha candidate from Bhopal, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, said that police officer Hemant Karkare was targeted during the 26/11 Mumbai..
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Karkare was killed along with two other senior police officers while fighting terrorists during the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai in November 2008. Pragya Thakur is..
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According to the police, the girls who lived with their uncle's family in a chawl close to Baby Garden at Agripada often wandered off to play.
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Mumbai will continue to face high humidity and the rise in discomfort will also increase from Thursday as minimum temperatures too are expected to rise.
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According to the senior Congress leader they have identified some strategic locations in Mumbai where their party manifesto and other anti-incumbent government..
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Beard Effect: Malad bizman is often roped in to campaign for the BJP
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There are 32 buildings and more than 2,500 tenants residing at BDD Chawl in N M Joshi Marg.
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The cost of the liquor is around Rs 18 lakh. There are 142 cases registered from March 11 to April 15 and 128 persons have been arrested in the same.
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Only three out of 16 CAAQMS installed in MMR provide data on its website
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Team of doctors perform eight-hour cardiac surgery to save the child
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The HC on Monday had allowed a petition challenging a notification issued by Collector of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Diu Daman
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The Association of Licensees had filed a special leave petition with Supreme Court seeking permission to present their side and allow them to redevelop the..
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The accused had assaulted a 13-year-old girl back in 2013.
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Cases of rape, molestation have seen an upward trend, so do cases of murder and robbery
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NEW DELHI (AP) — The BSE stock exchange in Mumbai has sought clarification from beleaguered Indian airline Jet Airways after news reports said the company..
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The 42 Chowringhee building in Kolkata has become the tallest building in India, pipping 'The Imperial' in south Mumbai’s Tardeo.
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As per the onlookers information, the pipes of the seventh and 20th floors broke and fell down on the road.
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In the coming academic year, 75 Marathi medium schools across Maharashtra will start MIEB board.
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