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Drive down Mumbai's thoroughfares, the ones hemmed in by tin shanties and makeshift homes and chances are you'll spot an intricately hand stitched quilt hung out to air on a rickety balcony or a road divider.
After it was found that the Lotus Business Park in Andheri , where a massive fire gutted its three floors on July 18, had flouted fire safety norms, the Mumbai Fire Brigade has decided to prepare a ward-wise list of high-rises that are yet to submit fitness certificates of the firefighting system installed in their buildings.
The country's financial capital has been put on alert after a "terrorist threat" to attack the metropolis to avenge Israel's offensive in Gaza.
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After Shiv Sena's Thane MP Rajan Vichare tried to force a chapati into the mouth of a Muslim IRCTC employee during Ramzan, the party had said that the incident was not about religion, but about the pathetic condition of New Delhi's Maharashtra Sadan.
BJP chief Amit Shah's new team will mark a generational shift by entrusting young faces in the party with important responsibilities.
Ram Palat Pal was bitten by a snake around 4 am yesterday, when he was sleeping in his rented apartment in Ambernath A 27-year-old man who was bitten by a venomous snake at his Ambernath residence in the wee hours of yesterday is battling for life at the KEM Hospital in Parel.
Two days Grant Road skywalk's inauguration, both escalators came to a halt, as rats chewed off wire in one, and petals were stuffed in another, forcing people to trudge up and down 113 stairs The newly inaugurated skywalk at Grant Road has caused a furore among senior citizens, who blame the authorities for not keeping their comfort in mind while ... (more)
Dental surgeons in India's largest city say they have removed 232 small "tooth-like structures" from the mouth of a teenage boy with a rare medical condition.
An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza.
Ashiq had surgery on Monday, where two dental surgeons and two assisting surgeons removed the 232 "denticles" from his lower right jaw.
New Call Telecom, which owns the Primus Saver brand, has grown strongly since relocating its Indian contact centre operation from Mumbai in India to Simonstone in 2011.
Prosecutors are returning to court to ask a judge to reconsider the sentences for two men who participated in a mob attack on a Detroit-area motorist in April.
The Lifetime TV network says it dropped a reality show about a Texas mortuary after eight decaying bodies were found at the facility and the co-owners were charged with corpse abuse.
London-based satellite broadcaster BSkyB has announced agreements to purchase Sky Italia and 57 percent of Sky Deutschland from 21st Century Fox.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:36 am
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