Mumbai weather update: Moderate rainfall with possibility of very heavy...

Mumbai Regional Meteorological Centre of the India Meteorological Department has issued an orange alert for Mumbai and Thane from July 5 to July 9. The island city received an average 107 mm rainfall in the 24 hour period ending at 8 am on Wednesday. The eastern and western suburbs recorded 172 mm and 152 mm rainfall, respectively, during the same period.
#IMD #Mumbai #News #Weather


an hour ago

Petrol, Diesel Price Today Announced: Check Fuel Rates in Delhi, Mumbai, Other Cities

Oil Marketing Companies continue to sell fuel at unchanged prices for more than a month now. Petrol consumers in Delhi will be paying Rs 96.72 per litre, while diesel consumers in the national capital will have to pay Rs 89.62 a litre. The retail price of petrol in Mumbai stands at Rs 111.35 per. In Kolkata, petrol will cost Rs 106.03, diesel will retail at Rs 92.76.
#Delhi #BusinessIndustrial #EnergyUtilities #OilGas


an hour ago

Mumbai Rains LIVE Updates: Mumbai, On Heavy Rain Alert, Braces For More Showers

Heavy rain alert has been issued in Mumbai and its suburbs. Powai Lake began overflowing last evening amid heavy rains for the past couple of days. Mumbai's roads waterlogged and traffic movement was affected. Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde said 3,500 people had been shifted to safer places from flood-prone areas.
#EknathShinde #Mumbai #News #Weather #SensitiveSubjects


an hour ago

Mumbai rains: IMD issues orange alert amid heavy rainfall; 5 NDRF teams deployed

India Meteorological Department issues an orange alert for Mumbai. IMD predicted moderate to heavy rain in the city and its suburbs over the next 24 hours. Heavy rainfall has affected several areas with waterlogging and flood-like situations in Maharashtra. People asked to take proper precautions and avoid going near water bodies.
#IndiaMeteorologicalDepartment #Mumbai #News #Weather


an hour ago

SpiceJet suffers 7 emergency landings in 17 days, trouble brewing for airline?

A SpiceJet Delhi-Dubai flight suffered a mid-air malfunction in its fuel indicator and was diverted to Karachi. Another SpiceJet flight developed cracks on the windshield at a height of 23,000 feet, forcing a priority landing in Mumbai. The total number of technical malfunction incidents involving SpiceJet aircraft to seven in the last 17 days.
#SpiceJet #Delhi #Travel #AirTravel


2 hours ago

LPG Gas Cylinder Price Hike: Cooking Gas Becomes Costlier from Today; New Rates Here

The price of domestic LPG (LPG) cylinders has been hiked by Rs 50 from today in Delhi. Domestic 5kg cylinder price has been increased by Rs 18 per cylinder, while 19kg commercial cylinder prices have been decreased by Rs 8.50. In Mumbai, a cylinder will now cost Rs 1,052.50; in Kolkata and Chennai residents will have to pay £ 1,068.50.
#Delhi #BusinessIndustrial #EnergyUtilities #OilGas


2 hours ago

Arjun Kapoor Malaika Arora adorable video from Paris will definitely make...

Arjun Kapoor and Malaika Arora recently went together to Paris to celebrate the former's birthday. The couple posed in front of the Eiffel tower and savoured the best of Parisian food. Although the couple is in Mumbai now, Malaik is still not over the scenic beauty of the French capital.
#junKapoor #Parisian #French #Paris #ArtsEntertainment #Movies


2 hours ago

Ananya Panday dons this summer's trendiest look in a jaw-dropping floral...

Ananya Panday wore a floral bikini top, pants and oversized shirt set for an event in Mumbai. We cannot help but say it is this summer's trendiest look. Even Gen-Z-favourite fashionista has a summer wardrobe designed around this aesthetic.
#AnanyaPanday #Mumbai #Shopping #Apparel


3 hours ago

Indian Railways LIVE Update: Mumbai Local Trains Running Late Due to Heavy Rain

Mumbai has recorded 69.41 per cent (594 mm) of the average July rainfall (855.7 mm) in just the first five days of the month. The local train services, considered as the lifeline of Mumbai, were affected mainly on the main and harbour corridors of the Central Railway.
#IndianRailways #Mumbai #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


3 hours ago

Muslim spiritual leader from Afghanistan shot dead in Nashik

The 35-year-old leader hailed from Afghanistan and was shot dead in Yeola. He was shot with a firearm in the forehead by the attackers. The incident took place in the evening at an open plot in the MIDC area of Yeola town, around 200km from Mumbai.
#Muslim #Afghanistan #SensitiveSubjects


4 hours ago

Cell therapy cancer centre takes shape in Bengaluru, trials are on

Immuneel Therapeutics Ltd, founded by Pulitzer winning author and US oncologist Dr Siddhartha Mukherjee and leading biotech entrepreneur Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, planned to set up a breakthrough cell therapy facility for cancer treatment in India. A similar therapy has also been indigenously developed by Mumbai’s Tata Memorial hospital and IIT Bombay.
#SiddharthaMukherjee #ImmuneelTherapeuticsLtd #Pulitzer #Bengaluru #BusinessIndustrial #PharmaceuticalsBiotech #Health


5 hours ago

Malaria and dengue cases on rise in Mumbai, further spike likely: doctors

Cases of vector-borne diseases are gradually rising in Mumbai amid the arrival of monsoon. In comparison to May, the number of malaria cases surged by 33 per cent in June. Doctors believe that the ongoing monsoon may further increase the cases. The BMC lacks the mechanism to collect data from private hospitals which get highest caseloads.
#BMC #Mumbai #Health #HealthConditions #InfectiousDiseases


7 hours ago

Mumbai sees nearly 70% of average July rainfall in 5 days

Mumbai recorded 69.41 per cent (594 mm) of the average July rainfall (855.7 mm) In nine hours on Tuesday, the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Santacruz observatory recorded 153.3 mm of rain, categorised as very heavy rainfall.
#IndiaMeteorologicalDepartment #Mumbai #News #Weather


7 hours ago

Local horror: commuters drenched in stations

Since June 1, Mumbai has received over 885.8 mm of rain, including 153.3Mm in eight hours ending 5.30 pm on July 5. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) sounding an orange alert for today. In many places, commuters were drenched just boarding trains as certain platforms did not have a continuous roof cover.
#IndiaMeteorologicalDepartment #Mumbai #Travel


10 hours ago

Two SpiceJet flights affected as mid-air glitches continue

A Dubai-bound SpiceJet flight was on Tuesday diverted to Karachi. Another aircraft had to make a priority landing at Mumbai after its windshield cracked mid-air. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) stepped in and ordered an investigation into the incident. The Delhi-Dubai flight landed in Pakistan where passengers had to wait for eight hours before a replacement jet arrived.
#SpiceJet #Dubai #Karachi #Travel #AirTravel


10 hours ago

Maharashtra: Panel's decision to slash working time of night schools by 1...

Government Resolution (GR) has been issued in this regard, which is receiving much flak from across the state. There are a total 176 night schools in Maharashtra with at least 150 in Mumbai alone. There were 1,010 teachers working in night schools across Maharashtra until 2017 when the state government decided to ban day school teachers from working.
#Maharashtra #JobsEducation #Education #PrimarySecondarySchooling(K-12)


11 hours ago

NSE co-location case: ED questions former police commissioner

Enforcement Directorate questions former Mumbai police commissioner Sanjay Pandey. Pandey was questioned on the activities and functioning of iSec Securities, a private firm that conducted a security audit of NSE when the alleged irregularities took place. The NSE co-location scam is being probed by the CBI and the ED since 2018.
#SanjayPandey #NSE #Mumbai #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #LawEnforcement


11 hours ago

Deluge inundates Mumbai, more heavy rain to hit state; IMD sounds orange...

Some places could receive rainfall in excess of 200mm in a day, says India Meteorological Department. The rains will decrease in intensity for a short period between July 6 and 7, but pick up again around July 8. A fresh low-pressure area is expected to form in the Bay of Bengal, the weather office said.
#IMD #Mumbai #News #Weather


11 hours ago

Mumbai: One man drowns in water-filled quarry, search for second person continues

A group of seven youths, all in their mid-twenties, from Gorai in Borivali suburb had gone to the quarry in Vaishali Nagar for a picnic amid heavy rains. The body of one person who ventured into the water body was recovered by fire brigade officials while the search for the other continues.
#Gorai #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #SensitiveSubjects


11 hours ago

3 flights suffer snag in a day, passengers stuck in Karachi leave for Dubai

Delhi-Dubai SpiceJet flight SG-11 made an unscheduled landing in Karachi due to a malfunctioning fuel indicator light. SpiceJet Kandla-Mumbai flight escaped a mishap after the outer pane of a windshield cracked midair. Go First and SpiceJet were both flying on domestic routes when they suffered technical snags.
#SpiceJet #Delhi #Travel #AirTravel


11 hours ago