• Ranji Trophy: Sarfaraz Khan joins Rohit Sharma, Sunil Gavaskar in elite list with 301* 23 Jan 2020 06:53 Image Source : PTI Sarfaraz Khan joins Rohit Sharma, Sunil Gavaskar in elite list with 301* Mumbai's Sarfaraz Khan hit his maiden tripe ton and in some style as Mumbai faught back against Uttar Pradesh in their Ranji Trophy tie at the Wankhede Stadium …
  • Ajinkya Rahane asks fans for show suggestions to binge watch 23 Jan 2020 06:53 Image Source : @AJINKYARAHANE88 TWITTER Ajinkya Rahane asks fans for show suggestions to binge watch Team India vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane shared a photo of himself on Twitter, where he asked his fans to suggest some shows to binge watch during his off …
  • 'It's like a dream' - Sarfaraz Khan changes the game for Mumbai with triple century 23 Jan 2020 06:52 Vijay Merchant, Ajit Wadekar, Sunil Gavaskar, Sanjay Manjrekar, Wasim Jaffer, Rohit Sharma … and now Sarfaraz Khan, members of the Mumbai triple centurions' club in Ranji Trophy cricket, after the 22-year-old hit an unbeaten 301 to help Mumbai take the …
  • Monty Python star Terry Jones, the complete Rena... 23 Jan 2020 06:48 LONDON: Terry Jones, a founding member of the anarchic Monty Python troupe who was hailed by colleagues as "the complete Renaissance comedian" and "a man of endless enthusiasms", has died at age 77 after suffering from dementia. Jones…
  • ‘Can we do jeans without 20,000 litres of water?... 23 Jan 2020 06:48 It’s 9 pm in Mumbai and avant-garde French designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac is tired after a long day of media interviews and a masterclass for design students. But when you bring up the climate emergency plaguing the fashion industry today, or debate …
  • Naseer vs Anupam: ‘Clown’. ‘Substance abuse’. ‘Frustration.’ War of words between actors gets nasty 23 Jan 2020 06:48 Given the recent anti-CAA protests in the country and the subsequent violent attack on JNU students, several Bollywood actors have been taking a strong stance on the current state of affairs. Renowned actor Naseeruddin Shah, in an interview with an online …
  • Shooting of Salman Khan's Radhe kickstarts in Goa, leaked pics from sets go viral 23 Jan 2020 06:45 Image Source : TWITTER Shooting of Salman Khan's Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai kickstarts in Goa, leaked pics from sets go viral After Dabangg 3, superstar Salman Khan is all set to be seen in Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai.  The Bigg Boss 13 host …
  • Malaysia to buy more Indian sugar to resolve palm oil spat 23 Jan 2020 06:42 MSM Malaysia Holdings Berhad will buy 130,000 tonnes of raw sugar from India worth 200 million ringgit ($49.20 million) in the first quarter, the company told Reuters. It bought around 88,000 tonnes of raw sugar from India in 2019. MSM is the sugar …
  • What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Star Trek: Picard’ and ‘Station 19' 23 Jan 2020 06:27 STAR TREK: PICARD Stream on CBS All Access. “Tea, Earl Grey, decaf.” That’s Jean-Luc Picard’s new beverage order in “Picard,” the latest “Star Trek” TV series and a return to the franchise for Patrick Stewart, who plays the title character. (For those not …
  • New Zealand Cricket's stern warning to the ICC 23 Jan 2020 06:26 New Zealand Cricket have joined forces with the powers of the world game to send a stern warning to the International Cricket Council. Board chairman Greg Barclay was New Zealand Cricket's representative at a recent meeting in Mumbai with …
  • "I Can Get A Haircut At 2 am": Twitter Welcomes Mumbai 24x7 Move 23 Jan 2020 06:17 Mumabi malls, movie theatres, shops and restaurants can stay open all night from January 27. Mumbai: The Maharashtra government's decision to let malls, movie theatres, shops and restaurants in Mumbai to stay open all night has been welcomed by a large …
  • FIR registered against Mohammad Azharuddin, 2 others for allegedly duping travel agent 23 Jan 2020 06:04 Former Indian cricket team captain Mohammad Azharuddin has been booked along with two others for allegedly duping a travel agent in Aurangabad off Rs 20.96 lakh. "Former Indian cricketer Azharuddin and two others have been booked for cheating a travel …
  • Jio and Airtel launch free Wi-Fi calling: What is it, how it works, how do you get it, everything explained 23 Jan 2020 05:55 NET Bureau If you are a Jio or Airtel users, irrespective of whether you are using prepaid or postpaid connections, you can now avail the option of Wi-Fi calling. This you must have heard in the last few weeks. Airtel started rolling out Wi-Fi calling …
  • Tejas Express Delayed By Over An Hour, Passengers To Get Compensation 23 Jan 2020 05:55 NET Bureau The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) said on Wednesday that it will pay a compensation of Rs 100 each to around 630 passengers of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express because of a delay. The Tejas Express, the second IRCTC- …
  • Soha Ali Khan: Health is number one on my priority list 23 Jan 2020 05:53 Mumbai: Soha Ali Khan says taking care of health is number one on her priority list. “There is a saying that health is wealth, so health comes number one my priority list. If you don’t feel good and if you don’t take your health seriously then it’s very …
  • Bigg Boss 13: Akanksha breaks up with housemate Paras? 23 Jan 2020 05:53 Mumbai: Paras Chhabra’s girlfriend Akanksha Puri has reportedly decided to break up with the “Bigg Boss 13” contestant. Paras and Akanksha’s love life had come under the scanner for a while now, ever since he started getting too close for comfort with …
  • 64-year-old suffers cardiac arrest during Mumbai Marathon, dies 23 Jan 2020 05:46 Image Source : TWITTER/MUMBAI MARATHON A 64-year-old man has died of cardiac arrest while taking part in the Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. A 64-year-old man died with cardiac arrest while taking part in the Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. Gajanan Maljalkar, …
  • Insider trading by Indians on the rise in US 23 Jan 2020 05:44 Mumbai: Before Rajat Gupta, Indian names rarely figured in the investigation reports of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). But the names of people of Indian origin have increasingly been showing up in various probes by the regulator in the …
  • ISL 2019-20: Hyderabad FC vs Mumbai City - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 23 Jan 2020 05:35 ISL 2019-20: Hyderabad FC vs Mumbai City - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview The hosts have nothing left to lose when they welcome the Islanders who will look to climb into the top four... Hyderabad FC play for pride but Mumbai City FC …
  • Hyderabad based travel firm told to pay compensation for duping people 23 Jan 2020 05:33 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A consumer forum has directed a travel firm to pay a compensation of  Rs 20,000 after the company was found guilty of failing to provide holiday and gym packages at a cheaper rate to its consumer. This is not the first …
  • Equity indices up amid mixed global cues, IOC gains by 3.7 pc 23 Jan 2020 05:31 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices edged higher during early hours on Thursday while investors globally remained anxious about the spread of a new flu-like virus in China. At 10:15 am, the BSE SP Sensex was up by 187 …
  • Jeff Bezos phone hacked via WhatsApp: UN calls for investigation, NSO Group denies charge 23 Jan 2020 05:27 Written by Shruti Dhapola | New Delhi | Updated: January 23, 2020 10:47:42 am In this file photo from 2017, Jeff Bezos attends the premiere of “The Post” at The Newseum in Washington. United Nations experts have called for “immediate investigation” by the …
  • American admits to trying to aid terror group LeT 23 Jan 2020 05:23 New York, Jan 23 (IANS) An American man who wanted to become an executioner for the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and fight against India has admitted before a federal judge that he was guilty of providing support to the Pakistan-based terrorist organisation, …
  • 14 new flights planned for better air link to Odisha 23 Jan 2020 05:23 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:  A total of 14 new flights are planned to several national and international destinations to improve connectivity with Odisha. Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy said the new flights to and from Odisha have been planned …
  • Panga challenges the idea of a conventional sports film: Director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari 23 Jan 2020 05:05 Express News Service Film titles go a long way in setting up expectations. No one knows this better than Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari. Her 2015 directorial debut, about a mother-daughter relationship, was called Nil Battey Sannata, meaning ‘good for nothing’. She …
  • Indian shares rebound after sharp fall, banks gain 23 Jan 2020 05:03 BENGALURU, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Indian shares rebounded on Thursday after a sharp pullback this week, driven by bargain-hunting and well-received earnings reports from Axis Bank and Larsen & Toubro (L&T). The NSE Nifty 50 index, which has slid 2% …
  • Re-instill confidence in lending to real estate 23 Jan 2020 05:03 The trust deficit is clogging the flow of liquidity to where it is needed the most. Re-instilling confidence in lending to the real estate sector is the need of the hour. There is no denying that there are pressing issues facing the real estate market and …
  • Rumoured lovebirds Katrina Kaif, Vicky Kaushal party at friend’s house 23 Jan 2020 05:02 Posted By: Daliya Ghose On Wednesday, 22nd January 2020,19:01 Once again, Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal gave their fans to cook news about their dating. Again the couple was spotted together at their mutual friend’s party. Only a handful of guests were …
  • Brace to pay for exaggerated kms on your Ola ride 23 Jan 2020 05:01 Several cases of riders caught unawares reported, but the company admitted its mistake in some and gave a refund Ola cabs, mostly those running inter-city, are clocking more kms than what they are actually travelling, for some inexplicable reason. Hapless …
  • 'Doing a pure sports film was not enough for me': Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari on 'Panga' 23 Jan 2020 05:00 Like Nil Battey Sannata and Bareilly Ki Barfi, her latest feature, Panga, also explores relationships and family dynamics. Tiwari says this is not a coincidence. “I need to place each of my films in some cultural context. Currently, as a generation, we are …
  • Sensex rises over 250 points; L&T, Axis Bank rally 3 pc 23 Jan 2020 05:00 The 30-share BSE index was trading 233.92 points or 0.57 per cent higher at 41,349.30. Mumbai: Market benchmark Sensex rose over 250 points on Thursday tracking gains in L&T, Axis Bank and Infosys, despite massive selloff in global equities. The 30- …
  • Azharuddin booked for allegedly cheating travel agent 23 Jan 2020 04:57 Aurangabad: A case was filed against former Indian cricket team captain and ex-MP Mohammed Azharuddin and two others for allegedly cheating a local travel agent of around Rs 2.10 million, a police official said on Wednesday. FIR against Azharuddin, others …
  • PM pays tribute to Bal Thackeray on his birth anniversary 23 Jan 2020 04:57 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid tribute to the founder of Shiv Sena Bal Thackeray on his birth anniversary. “Tributes to the great Balasaheb Thackeray on his Jayanti. Courageous and indomitable, he never hesitated from raising …
  • Thapar Group’s BILT in bankruptcy court 23 Jan 2020 04:48 Ballarpur Industries Ltd (BILT) the flagship paper-manufacturing company of the Thapar Group, has been taken to the bankruptcy court by lenders led by nonbanking finance company Finquest Financial Solutions. A two-judge Mumbai bench of the National Company …
  • Books to watch out for in 2020: Jeet Thayil’s novel, Will Smith’s memoir, and more 23 Jan 2020 04:40 From novels by Jeet Thayil and Upamanyu Chatterjee to memoirs by actor Will Smith and former Delhi High Court Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar and from several works related to economy to more stories by the indomitable Ruskin Bond, 2020 promises to be yet …
  • Where tennis and cricket meet: Friendly banter, camaraderie & the unbreakable bond between Gavaskar & Amritraj 23 Jan 2020 04:29 A tall guy and a short guy walk into a stadium... Vijay Amritraj, 6ft 4 in, and Sunil Gavaskar, 5ft 5 in, could be in a joke together, or a Walter Matthau-Jack Lemmon type of comedy. Such is their camaraderie. It was evident in Amritraj’s anecdotes and one …
  • Katrina Kaif, Twinkle Khanna, Rajkummar Rao party hard with birthday girl Tahira Kashyap 23 Jan 2020 04:26 Inside Tahira Kashyap's birthday celebration Ayushmann Khurrana's wife Tahira Kashyap turned a year older on Tuesday. The director rang in her birthday with her friends from the industry at a bash on late Monday night. Husband Ayushmann Khurrana, …
  • Another IndiGo Neo suffers Pratt engine stall 23 Jan 2020 04:26 NEW DELHI: The snag-prone Pratt and Whitney engine (PW) of an IndiGo A320 Neo stalled yet again soon after taking off from Mumbai for Hyderabad as 6E-5384 in the early hours of Thursday. While passing flight level 23,000 feet, one of the engines …
  • China bookings hit amidst Coronavirus outbreak 23 Jan 2020 04:22 NEW DELHI: Travellers from India have begun cancelling bookings to China in light of the deadly coronavirus outbreak and search queries for cities like Beijing and Shanghai are declining, travel operators and online agents said. “We are getting …
  • Ikea recalls 'Made in India' mugs due to excessive chemicals 23 Jan 2020 04:22 NEW DELHI: Ikea has recalled millions of ‘Made in India’ travel mugs from more than 400 stores across the world due to excessive levels of chemicals in the plastic product. “There are no medical issues and this is purely a proactive initiative keeping the …
  • Javed Akhtar on Shabana Azmi's recovery: She is doing well and will soon be shifted to normal room 23 Jan 2020 04:20 Shabana Azmi, who was injured in an accident last week, is "recovering well", her husband and veteran screenwriter Javed Akhtar said on Wednesday. Azmi suffered head injuries when her car met with an accident on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway on …
  • At 6.5 degrees Celsius, Telangana records lowest temperature this winter season 23 Jan 2020 04:13 NET Bureau While most parts of North India struggled under extreme coldwave conditions this winter, Telangana’s Adilabad district has recorded season’s lowest temperature so far. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the temperature in …
  • Mumbai to enter 24×7 era from midnight Jan 26-27 23 Jan 2020 04:13 NET Bureau he Maharashtra government on Wednesday approved the much-anticipated proposal to kickstart ”Mumbai 24×7” from the midnight of January 26-27, cabinet Ministers Anil Deshmukh and Aditya Thackeray announced here. Addressing a joint press conference …
  • Kiptanui seeks 'perfect' start to marathon career in Dubai 23 Jan 2020 04:04 By JEFF KINYANJUI More by this Author Eric Kiptanui will be seeking to upset the odds and win the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon on Friday on his debut over the distance. Last year, the 30-year-old won the Barcelona Half Marathon in 61:04, and was part …
  • Photos: Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor get snapped at the airport as they arrive in Mumbai 23 Jan 2020 03:47
  • Shabana Azmi is recovering well: Javed Akhtar 23 Jan 2020 03:26 Shabana Azmi had a car accident on January 18. (Photo: Shabana Azmi/Instagram) Actor Shabana Azmi, who was injured in an accident last week, is recovering well, husband and writer Javed Akhtar said on Wednesday. Akhtar tweeted, “Our family would like …
  • Guilt Trip 23 Jan 2020 03:26 Written by Alaka Sahani | Published: January 23, 2020 6:17:20 am A still from the film Nimtoh. EVER SINCE his wedding in December 2016, Saurav Rai has been carrying a guilt. His wedding, being held at his family home in Mangwa village — located in the lap …
  • Kangana Ranaut: Through my production house, I want to make landmark films 23 Jan 2020 03:25 Kangana Ranaut will be seen next in Panga. Kangana Ranaut is currently gearing up for the release of Panga. The Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari directorial is the story of a mother who decides to make a comeback as a Kabbadi player at the age of 32. But that’s not all …
  • Contestants who were thrown out of Bigg Boss 23 Jan 2020 03:25 Written by Sana Farzeen | Mumbai | Published: January 23, 2020 8:02:34 am Swami Om not only threw his pee on female contestants but even stole things. Last weekend, Madhurima Tuli was asked to leave Bigg Boss 13 for repeatedly hitting Vishal Aditya Singh. …
  • Anupam Kher retorts after Naseeruddin Shah calls him ‘clown’ 23 Jan 2020 03:22 Mumbai: Actor Naseeruddin Shah called his industry colleague Anupam Kher a “clown” earlier on Wednesday, and now the latter has responded to the jibe saying Shah is a “frustrated” man despite of all the acclaim he has won. Shah expresses views against CAA …
  • Despite CAG rep call, no BCCI AC meet for now 23 Jan 2020 03:17 Express News Service CHENNAI:  The BCCI is in no hurry to call a meeting of its apex council, as urged by the representative of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Alka Rehani Bharadwaj. According to the new BCCI constitution, this nine-member …
  • INTERVIEW | Hip-Hop hustle with rapper Naezy 23 Jan 2020 03:17 By Express News Service After a brief break, rapper Naezy (originally Naved Shaikh) made a comeback of sorts with his single, Aafat Wapas, in April last year. A sequel to his first track Aafat, this new release cemented his position as one of the top …
  • L&T reiterates FY20 guidance despite muted Q3 revenue growth 23 Jan 2020 03:06 Larsen & Toubro on Wednesday maintained its guidance for 2019-20 despite a muted performance in the fiscal third quarter, when its results were hurt by a slowdown in contract execution and weak order intake. The engineering major said the business …
  • Victoria Memorial to Belvedere House: A sneak peek into Kolkata’s new ‘cultural space’ 23 Jan 2020 03:01 Written by Divya A | Updated: January 23, 2020 8:13:23 am The Victoria Memorial Hall Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently inaugurated India’s first dedicated “cultural space” in Kolkata. Four iconic colonial buildings — the Currency Building, Metcalfe …
  • This mela aims to make art affordable for all 23 Jan 2020 03:01 Written by Benita Fernando | Updated: January 23, 2020 8:04:57 am A work by Anwar Chitrakar For 12 years, Kolkata-based Centre for International Modern Art (CIMA) has hosted an annual mela that aims to make art affordable. In 2018, the CIMA Art Mela …
  • SATS to sell 30% stake in Taj Madras Flight Kitchen for $3.5m 23 Jan 2020 02:42 Submitted By:  Top Classification (Section):  Deep Classification (Category):  The move aims to simplify their shareholding structures. Ground and in-flight caterer SATS is selling its 30% stake in Taj Madras Flight Kitchen to TajSATS Air Catering for $3. …
  • Chanda Kochhar steps down as chairperson of Vadodara IIIT 23 Jan 2020 02:40 NEW DELHI: Chanda Kochhar, former CEO of ICICI Bank, has resigned as chairperson of the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Vadodara days after the Enforcement Directorate attached properties belonging to her and her husband Deepak Kochhar in …
  • PMI Electro and BYD-Olectra bag most e-bus orders 23 Jan 2020 02:38 NEW DELHI: PMI Electro and BYD-Olectra have won large contracts floated by state transport agencies for supply of electric buses under a government scheme to promote green mobility, followed by Tata Motors, JBM Auto and Mytrah, people aware of the …
  • Shiv Sena plays ‘Ayodhya card’ ahead of Raj Thackeray’s relaunch bid 23 Jan 2020 02:18 NEW DELHI: The Shiv Sena on Wednesday played the “Ayodhya card” by announcing that chief minister Uddhav Thackeray will visit the city in March to mark the completion of 100 days in power . The announcement is designed and timed as part of the Shiva Sena’s …
  • Finance Professional Bhavik Vasa Launches New Fintech Project GetVantage for India’s E-commerce Sector 23 Jan 2020 02:18 January 22, 2020 @ 5:43 pm By Omar Faridi Bhavik Vasa, an experienced Fintech entrepreneur and former CBO of the first online wallet ItzCash in India, has introduced a new financial technology project, called GetVantage, which is a revenue-based financing …
  • Mumbai: Man held for abusing, assaulting Central Railway TC 23 Jan 2020 02:11 Mumbai: Man held for abusing, assaulting Central Railway TC A 54 year-old man who claimed he was a functionary of a political party was arrested for allegedly assaulting a Central Railway ticket checker on Friday, police said. Arun Maruti Hankare, who …
  • Checking on friends and missing class: protests bring fear to India's campuses 23 Jan 2020 02:09 BENGALURU/ NEW DELHI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - One of India’s most famous universities is half-empty and some students who are on campus track each other on mobile devices to ensure people are safe, as violent clashes spill on to campuses that are seen as a …
  • Mumbai allows 24x7 shops, but bars to still shut at 1.30am 23 Jan 2020 01:50
  • The 'malicious' text Saudi Prince MBS sent world's richest man Jeff Bezos 23 Jan 2020 01:35 On April 4, 2018, the richest man in the world and the leader of the world's biggest oil exporting nation met at a dinner party at a Hollywood producer's house in Los Angeles and exchanged phone numbers. "Hello MBS," Jeff Bezos wrote in a …
  • Shabana recovering well, says Javed Akhtar on Azmi's health update 23 Jan 2020 01:27 New Delhi [India], Jan 22 (ANI): Days after senior actor Shabana Azmi was injured in a road accident, her husband and legendary poet Javed Akhtar on Wednesday shared an update about her health stating that the veteran actor was recovering well. Akhtar took …
  • Deonar landfill to finally get waste-to-energy plant 23 Jan 2020 01:25 Seven years after the Bombay High Court told the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to shut the Deonar dumping ground, the civic body has finalised a contractor to set up a waste-to-energy plant there. The BMC failed to find a contractor for at least …
  • From Chandigarh to Andaman: Corporators have a change of plan 23 Jan 2020 01:18 The tour is likely to take place from February 1 to 4 and will cost around Rs 22 lakh.  (File) After clearing a study tour proposal to Chandigarh, corporators have now changed their plan: they will visit the Andaman Islands instead. The Chandigarh plan was …
  • Delayed, Tejas Express liable to pay Rs 100 each to 620 passengers 23 Jan 2020 01:18 Written by Iram Siddique | Mumbai | Published: January 23, 2020 4:58:03 am IRCTC officials said at least 620 passengers, who were to get off at Mumbai Central, are eligible for Rs 100 “trip delay” coverage. (Express photo) ON THE fourth day of its …
  • Man arrested for transporting ‘beef’, running over pedestrian 23 Jan 2020 01:18 Police reportedly found a large quantity of meat in the vehicle. (Representational Image) A tempo allegedly transporting 800-kg beef was intercepted on the Mumbai-Nashik Highway last week after the driver ran over a pedestrian, police said on Wednesday. …
  • From today, unlimited rides on monthly pass for Metro One commuters 23 Jan 2020 01:18 Till now, Metro One allowed a maximum of 45 trips on a monthly pass. (Source: File Photo) COMMUTERS of Mumbai Metro One, which connects Ghatkopar and Versova, can now avail unlimited trips on monthly passes. Till now, Metro One allowed a maximum of 45 …
  • VIDEO | Anupam Kher blasts Naseeruddin Shah for calling him a clown 23 Jan 2020 01:08 Anupam Kher recalls days of struggle by travelling in Mumbai local trains Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah grabbed eyeballs when he called his A Wednesday co-star Anupam Kher a clown while speaking about the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act. …
  • Mumbai University to get Rs 200-crore facelift 23 Jan 2020 00:30 The project will be completed in four phases. (File) The state government on Wednesday sanctioned Rs 200 crore to upgrade and preserve heritage structures along Mumbai University (MU) in Fort areas. The decision was taken at a meeting called by Deputy …
  • Prithvi Shaw leaves troubled past behind, seeks redemption 23 Jan 2020 00:30 Prithvi Shaw made 48 against New Zealand A on Wednesday. Prithvi Shaw woke up on Wednesday morning in Christchurch to unexpected but happy text messages of his selection in the one-day squad for India’s series in New Zealand. Until a week ago, he wasn’t …
  • Ranji Trophy: With 301*, Sarfaraz Khan makes a point (and three) 23 Jan 2020 00:30 Written by Devendra Pandey | Mumbai | Published: January 23, 2020 5:35:42 am Sarfaraz Khan hit eight sixes and 30 fours as Mumbai made 688 for seven in the first innings. (Express photo by Ganesh Shirsekar) It was more than just a game of cricket for …
  • Aerosmith To Perform At MusiCares Tribute Concert 23 Jan 2020 00:26 Less than one week before they attend the 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards as first-time nominees, and less than three weeks before they play their first show of 2020—at the Mahindra Blues Festival in Mumbai—American roots/rock sister duo Larkin Poe stopped …
  • Institute doesn’t endorse political views: IIT-B director 23 Jan 2020 00:26 Written by Abha Goradia | Mumbai | Updated: January 23, 2020 4:00:51 am IIT Bombay Director Dr Subhasis Chaudhuri. (Source: IIT-B website) Months after students and faculty of IIT-Bombay joined protests for and against CAA-NRC-NPR, director Dr Subhasis …
  • Over 9,000 passengers screened at seven airports for Coronavirus 23 Jan 2020 00:26 Passengers being screened at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. The Health Ministry has said that no case has been detected in India so far. Ministry of Civil Aviation India has stepped up screening efforts at airports with 9,156 …
  • Maharashtra: CM, Sena ministers to visit Ayodhya on completion of 100 days of govt 22 Jan 2020 23:58 Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray visited Ayodhya last year along with wife Rasmi and son Aditya. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will visit Ayodhya along with Shiv Sena ministers, on the completion of 100 days of his …
  • HC to hear broadcasters’ response to Trai on Jan 30 22 Jan 2020 23:41 Swati Deshpande | TNN Mumbai: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has informed the Bombay high court that its new tariff order of 2020 is “to ensure that an effective a la carte choice was available to distributors without being handicapped by …
  • Western Railway planning graded coaches with varying fares on AC locals 22 Jan 2020 22:53 Written by Iram Siddique | Mumbai | Published: January 23, 2020 2:41:05 am Currently, Western Railway has six AC rakes. To make train journeys to Mumbai’s suburbs more affordable, the Western Railways is now planning to introduce graded air-conditioned …
  • Cabinet nod for ‘Mumbai 24 hours’ 22 Jan 2020 22:53 The proposal, ‘Mumbai 24 hours’, was discussed at the fag end of the Cabinet meeting when Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray raised the issue. (File) AFTER MUCH deliberations, the proposal to allow eateries and malls in Mumbai to remain open 24×7 received …
  • Mumbai: Man acquitted in molestation case after police fails to summon US national 22 Jan 2020 22:53 Written by Sadaf Modak | Mumbai | Published: January 23, 2020 2:50:56 am Both the manager and the staffer were declared hostile by the prosecution. (Representational Image) AN EMPLOYEE of a shop located on the premises of a five-star hotel in south Mumbai …
  • Maharashtra govt claims dedicated lanes for food trucks will operate from Jan 27, BMC says unlikely 22 Jan 2020 22:53 Written by Laxman Singh | Mumbai | Published: January 23, 2020 2:55:10 am Maharashtra Cabinet, led by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, has given their not to the implementation of the ‘Mumbai 24 hours’ proposal. (File) THERE SEEMS to be dissonance between …
  • Maharashtra: After schools, rural bodies asked to read Preamble 22 Jan 2020 22:53 Rural local bodies have been asked to hold collective reading of the Preamble before flag-hoisting ceremonies, starting January 26. A DAY after it made it mandatory for school students across Maharashtra to read the Preamble to the Constitution during the …
  • VBA leader booked for ‘sexually assaulting’ minor 22 Jan 2020 22:53 The police said Jodhpur resident Jayesh Bohra, the alleged kingpin of the racket, is absconding. (Representational Image) Abdul Rehman Anjaria, Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi’s (VBA) candidate for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Mumbai North Central constituency, …
  • Maharashtra: Earlier system of election of APMC members restored 22 Jan 2020 22:53 In 2017, the Devendra Fadnavis government had made amended the Maharashtra APMC (Development and Regulation) Act, 1963, to allow farmers to elect 15 members to APMCs. (PTI) THE STATE Cabinet Wednesday reversed the previous Devendra Fadnavis government’s …
  • Bombay HC grants anticipatory bail to suspended DIG facing molestation charges 22 Jan 2020 22:53 The bench has posted the matter for further hearing on February 17. THE BOMBAY High Court on Wednesday granted pre-arrest bail to suspended DIG Nishikant More, who is facing allegations of molesting a 17-year-old girl last year. An FIR has been filed …
  • Malegaon civic body passes resolution against CAA, NRC 22 Jan 2020 22:53 Written by Srinath Rao | Mumbai | Published: January 23, 2020 3:53:29 am Malegaon has witnessed several demonstrations against the controversial legislations over the last month. (Express photo by Amit Chakravarty/Representational Image) Malegaon …
  • Shiv Sena show of strength on Balasaheb birth anniversary today 22 Jan 2020 22:53 Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray. On the birth anniversary of Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray on January 23, the party is preparing for a show of strength at the MMRDA ground in Bandra Kurla Complex on Thursday. Party workers said the gathering …
  • Raj Thackeray plans major reboot of MNS to woo disgruntled Sainiks, Hindutva supporters 22 Jan 2020 22:53 Raj Thackeray-led party’s fortunes have been on a decline and it has been able to win only one seat in Kalyan Rural, where Pramod Ratan Patil emerged winner. (Express photo: Ganesh Shirsekar) In an attempt to fill the “political void” created by the Shiv …
  • Ratnagiri: Carcass of 57-ft Bryde’s whale washes ashore 22 Jan 2020 22:53 While carcasses of several marine animals, including dolphin, porpoise, turtle and whale, have been found along Konkan coast, the cause of their death has mostly remained unclear. (AP Photo/Representational Image) The carcass of a 57-foot Bryde’s whale …
  • Dior presents feminist collection on runway shaped like a womb created by artist Judy Chicago 22 Jan 2020 22:48 Dior’s spring/summer 2020 haute couture show delivered a powerful feminist message with a runway designed in the shape of a womb.  For Maria Grazia Chiuri, the first female creative director of Dior, fashion shows are more about the world stage than …
  • China’s Finance World Opens Up to Foreigners, Sort Of 22 Jan 2020 22:29 China is allowing full foreign ownership of life insurers, futures and mutual fund companies this year -- in stages. Foreign ownership caps for securities firms will be removed April 1 as part of the trade agreement signed with the U.S. in January. China …
  • Mumbai nightlife to come alive from January 27 22 Jan 2020 22:24 Thackeray said the police force would not be under any stress as it would not have to check if shops and establishments are shut down. Mumbai: The Maharashtra Cabinet on Wednesday approved its ‘Mumbai 24 hours’ policy, allowing malls, multiplexes and shops …
  • Uddhav Thackeray meets 200 Muslim leaders, says 'no one will have to leave the country’ 22 Jan 2020 22:20 Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray met leaders of the Muslim community on Wednesday. (Reuters/File) IN A meeting with over 200 Muslim community leaders at the police commissioner’s office, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday assured …
  • Mumbai to remain open 24x7 from January 27: Aaditya Thackeray 22 Jan 2020 21:10 Mumbai: The Maharashtra Cabinet on Wednesday approved its ‘Mumbai 24 hours’ policy, allowing malls, multiplexes and shops to remain open round-the-clock in the city from January 27. Tourism minister Aaditya Thackeray told reporters after the Cabinet …
  • Mumbai to remain open 24x7 from January 27 22 Jan 2020 20:23 The Maharashtra Cabinet on January 22 cleared the proposal to keep Mumbai open for 24 hours from January 27, but with no relaxation in excise rules. Only eateries, shops and cafes can remain open and not bars or pubs. Mumbai 24 hours, a pet project of …
  • 'Against culture': BJP slams Maha Vikas Aghadi govt over 24x7 malls, eateries in Mumbai 22 Jan 2020 18:39 Mumbai 24/7: BJP slams Maha Vikas Aghadi govt, says it will destroy cultural ethos  The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday lashed out at the Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra for lifting the time restriction applicable on Mumbai…
  • Mumbai malls and eateries to remain open 24/7. Do you think it is a good decision? 22 Jan 2020 18:39 Mumbai Open 24/7 Debate: Do you think Aaditya Thackeray-led decision will boost economy? Malls, multiplexes, and shops in Mumbai will remain open round-the-clock from January 27. Drawing a parallel with London, Maharashtra government said the decision …
  • Mumbai bets on all-night shopping to boost jobs and India's economy 22 Jan 2020 18:36 Residents of Mumbai will be able to shop and dine out until dawn from late this month as the Indian city plans to lift restrictions on retail trading hours in order to boost the local economy. With economy growing at its slowest pace in 11 years, the …