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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...

Five dead, 36 injured in foot bridge...

Five dead, 36 injured in foot bridge...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 14 2019

At least three of the dead were women

MetLife Bangladesh wins award in World...

MetLife Bangladesh wins award in World...

Business

Mon, Feb 18 2019

Tauhidul Alam, director and head of HR of MetLife Bangladesh, received the award on behalf of the...

First Indian film museum opens in...

First Indian film museum opens in...

Showtime

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Costing 1.4 billion rupees ($19.6 million), India's first national film museum is spread across a...

India pays tribute to victims on 10th...

India pays tribute to victims on 10th...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 26 2018

Pakistan condemned the attack, denied involvement of any of its agencies and offered to cooperate with...

Feminist filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi dies...

Feminist filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi dies...

Showtime

Sun, Sep 23 2018

In 1988, Lajmi expanded her scope to television when she directed the serial 'Lohit Kinare'

India's billion-dollar battle to build...

India's billion-dollar battle to build...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 3 2018

In a burst of nationalist fervour, around one billion dollars is being spent on the two giant effigies,...

Arabian Sea spits 2,15,000kg of trash...

Arabian Sea spits 2,15,000kg of trash...

D2

Sun, Jul 22 2018

Marine Drive in Mumbai, India is littered with filth that had been chucked into the sea

Infographic: India plans the world’s...

Infographic: India plans the world’s...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Plans to erect the world’s tallest statue in Mumbai, a $500m effigy of Shivaji, are under fire...

Infographic: Mumbai plans the world’s...

Infographic: Mumbai plans the world’s...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 13 2018

Plans to erect the world’s tallest statue in Mumbai, a $500 million effigy of Shivaji, are under...

Heavy rain brings chaos to Mumbai

Heavy rain brings chaos to Mumbai

South Asia

Tue, Jul 3 2018

A footbridge partially collapsed in Andheri