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NCB arrests drug kingpin, two female aides near Kurla bus depot; seize 1.8 kg charas

NCB arrests drug kingpin, two female aides near Kurla bus depot; seize 1.8 kg charas
Oct 20

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested a drug smuggler along with his two female aides this week and seized 1.8 kg of charas (pressed hashish) from them. Acting on a tip-off, NCB officials arrested the trio from a place near the Kurla bus depot in central Mumbai on Thursday. A total of 1.8 kg charas, […]..Read More

Video: CNG blast at Kandivali petrol pump near Milap Cinema, 3 injured

Video: CNG blast at Kandivali petrol pump near Milap Cinema, 3 injured
Oct 20

At least three persons were injured following a CNG cylinder blast at a filling station in Mumbai’s Kandivali area on Saturday morning. According to preliminary information, the incident took place around 7:30 am at Kapadia Petrol Pump while an auto-rickshaw was filling CNG. The pump is located on SV Road near Milap Talkies in Goraswadi […]..Read More

Mumbai gets 5 mobile medical units: Will tour city slums, offer free treatment

Mumbai gets 5 mobile medical units: Will tour city slums, offer free treatment
Oct 20

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Friday inaugurated the National Urban Health Mission’s mobile medical unit service in Mumbai. The inauguration was held at Rangsharada in Bandra in the presence of Mumbai Mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar and several other dignitaries. Each of these mobile medical units will have a doctor, a nurse, a lab technician, a […]..Read More

Anirban Blah of KWAN Entertainment attempts suicide at Vashi bridge over #MeToo allegations

Anirban Blah of KWAN Entertainment attempts suicide at Vashi bridge over #MeToo allegations
Oct 19

Anirban Blah, the co-founder of celebrity management agency KWAN Entertainment, tried to commit suicide at Vashi Bridge during the wee hours of Friday in wake of the recent sexual harassment allegations levelled against him by several women. The entrepreneur was rescued Vashi Traffic police, who were tipped off about his suicide attempt. The officials found […]..Read More

Video: Motorman slows down train at Mulund to avoid running over stray dog

Video: Motorman slows down train at Mulund to avoid running over stray dog
Oct 19

In a noble act, the motorman of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT)-bound local slowed the train while entering the platform at Mulund station to avoid running over a stray dog on Friday. The incident took place today morning while the 8:11 am CSMT slow train was entering Mulund’s platform number 2. The motorman initially honked […]..Read More