Two children drowned in Mumbai’s Malabar Hill

They children are between 14-15 years old and were accompanied by three other friends. Two children drowned in the sea at Nepeansea Road in Malabar Hill when they had gone for a swim with their friends on Monday evening. The police said at around 5.30 pm on Monday, the two children identified as Rehman Rizwan […]


Mercury rises in Mumbai, light rain forecast

According to the seven-day forecast by the IMD, the maximum and minimum temperatures are expected to drop slightly by end of the week. In the absence of rainfall, the day temperature in Mumbai has steadily risen for the last three days, with Monday’s maximum temperature touching 34.5 degrees Celsius. Monday’s day temperature was 2 degrees […]


Slight rise in Covid cases in younger population: BMC data

Data show that in the last one month, of the total new cases, 11.52 per cent were from the age group of 0-19 years. COVID-19 cases among the younger population including children have seen a slight increase in the last one month, as per the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) COVID dashboard data of age-wise positive […]


Mumbai receives 43% more rainfall this monsoon season

Mumbai recorded 3,163.5 mm rainfall from June 1 to September 30, as against the seasonal average of 2,205.8 mm. This monsoon, Mumbai has received 43 per cent more rainfall than average seasonal rainfall, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). According to the IMD, seasonal rainfall in the state has been normal. With below-normal rainfall […]


Monsoon recipes: Dahi Vada, Paneer Cheese Lifafa

Maharaj Ganga Singh gives you two perfect excuses to make your tea-time extra special. Garnished with fresh coriander leaves and dunked in whipped chilled curd, his recipe for the deep-fried Dahi Vada won’t let you miss Mumbai street food.  Use leftover chapatis to make Paneer Cheese Lifafa and treat your family to a yummy snack that goes well with chai.  […]


IPL 2021: MI vs KKR: Who Will Win?

Game 34 of IPL 2021 will see the Mumbai Indians take on the Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed cricket stadium in Abu Dhabi starting 1930 IST tonight. Defending champions Mumbai Indians have won 4 of 8 games played. KKR have won 3 of 8 games played. So, who will win tonight’s must-win encounter? […]

tv & movies

Why is Madhuri so DRESSED UP? Contributing Photographer Pradeep Bandekar glimpsed these stars on Monday. Please click on the images for a better look at the stars.   IMAGE: Madhuri Dixit looks gorgeous as she shoots for Dance Deewane 3.   IMAGE: Sonakshi Sinha wears the same colours as Madhuri for the Dance Deewane 3 shoot.   IMAGE: Trust Jasmine […]


ED questions Minister in money laundering case

Anil Parab was grilled for eight hours Maharashtra’s Transport Minister and senior Shiv Sena leader Anil Parab on Tuesday appeared at the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office here in connection with a money laundering case. ‘Nothing to hide’ Before going in for questioning, Mr. Parab said he has nothing to hide and nothing to fear. “I […]