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Virus-hit Mumbai largely unscathed by...

Virus-hit Mumbai largely unscathed by...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The beach town of Alibag suffered worse damage, with the cyclone tearing roofs off homes and overturning...

Cyclone Nisarga makes landfall near...

Cyclone Nisarga makes landfall near...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The storm made landfall near the coastal town of Alibag, around 100 kilometres south of Mumbai

Mumbai streets deserted as India's biggest...

Mumbai streets deserted as India's biggest...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The cyclone, designated Nisarga, could make landfall between on the coastal border region of Maharashtra...

India starts evacuating parts of west...

India starts evacuating parts of west...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 2 2020

The cyclone named Nisarga could make landfall between north Maharashtra and the adjoining south Gujarat...

Mumbai hospitals: Near collapse as no...

Mumbai hospitals: Near collapse as no...

South Asia

Sat, May 16 2020

The hospital's proximity to India's biggest slum Dharavi makes it a key battleground in the fight...

Coronavirus: India's infections jump...

Coronavirus: India's infections jump...

South Asia

Thu, May 7 2020

'The (government) is ready to help in every way possible — be it manpower increase, capacity...

Mumbai set to extend coronavirus...

Mumbai set to extend coronavirus...

Coronavirus

Wed, Apr 8 2020

Mumbai, with a population of more than 20 million, has become India's coronavirus epicentre

Coronavirus: Mumbai hospital shut after...

Coronavirus: Mumbai hospital shut after...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 6 2020

Mumbai, one of the worst hit metro cities by coronavirus outbreak in India, has reported 458 of Maharashtra's...

Battle lines drawn in pigments

Battle lines drawn in pigments

Avenue T

Sun, Mar 8 2020

Triory breaking the shackles of society through powerful artwork

26 killed as Indian bus tumbling into...

26 killed as Indian bus tumbling into...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 29 2020

Emergency crews worked through the night to rescue survivors and retrieve bodies and used a crane to...

Indian Supreme Court halts tree felling...

Indian Supreme Court halts tree felling...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 7 2019

It was not immediately clear how many trees had already been cut down on Friday, police detained dozens...

Mumbai fears for homes and lives amid...

Mumbai fears for homes and lives amid...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 24 2019

If a dire UN prediction saying that the sea could rise by 3ft in the century up to 2100 because of global...

Heavy rains cause commuter chaos in...

Heavy rains cause commuter chaos in...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 4 2019

Authorities advised people to stay indoors and asked schools and colleges to close for the day

4 killed in massive fire at a gas plant...

4 killed in massive fire at a gas plant...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 3 2019

The fire broke out in a storm water drainage at an oil and gas processing plant in Uran area

Hundreds stuck in Mumbai as heavy rain...

Hundreds stuck in Mumbai as heavy rain...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 5 2019

Rivers in the western state of Maharashtra were flooded after authorities released water from dams made...

Indian navy rescues hundreds stranded...

Indian navy rescues hundreds stranded...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 27 2019

Authorities called in the Indian navy and the National Disaster Response Force to use helicopters and...

Fire breaks out in Mumbai, 84...

Fire breaks out in Mumbai, 84...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Television channels said nearly 100 people may be trapped in the building that houses the office of state-owned...

Woman rescued as death toll rises in...

Woman rescued as death toll rises in...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The plight of the residents in the 100-year-old building, which was due to be redeveloped, have highlighted...

10 dead, several feared trapped after...

10 dead, several feared trapped after...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Two teams from India's National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as well as local volunteers, fire...

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting...

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Suburban trains were delayed by as much as two hours because the tracks were submerged under water while...

Mumbai slum-dwellers fear Dharavi...

Mumbai slum-dwellers fear Dharavi...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Indian authorities have asked a developer to tear down and rebuild Dharavi, a bustling settlement in...