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Mumbai police’s post on road safety inspired by hit show Squid Game goes viral

Police in India’s Mumbai city have put out a message on road safety drawing inspiration from Netflix’s smash hit, Squid Game. The Korean drama tells the story of a group of misfits taking part in a series of children’s games. In the first game, a giant doll calls out “red light, green light” to contestants […]

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Raj Kundra: Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty’s husband arrested for producing, broadcasting porn

Indian police arrested Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty’s husband, Raj Kundra, for allegedly producing and broadcasting pornographic films online. Mumbai Police announced Kundra’s arrest late on Monday, calling the 45-year-old “the key conspirator” in a case involving the creation and publication of adult films via internet apps. The police said they have seized Kundra’s mobile phone […]

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Dilip Kumar: Indian cinema legend dies at 98

Dilip Kumar, one of India’s earliest and most famous film actors, has died in Mumbai at the age of 98. “With a heavy heart and profound grief, I announce the passing away of our beloved Dilip Saab, few minutes ago,” Faisal Farooqui posted on Kumar’s official Twitter on Wednesday. He was admitted to hospital on […]

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2,500 people in India’s Mumbai injected with saline water instead of coronavirus vaccines

Thousands of people in India fell prey to an elaborate wide-ranging scam selling fake coronavirus vaccines, with doctors and medical workers among those arrested for their involvement. At least 12 fake vaccination drives were held in or near the financial hub Mumbai, in the country’s western Maharashtra state, Vishal Thakur, a senior official of the […]

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Stan Swamy: Jailed tribal activist dies of cardiac arrest in Mumbai

Jailed tribal rights activist Stan Swamy, 84, died of a cardiac arrest in India’s Mumbai City. The Jesuit priest, who suffered from Parkinson’s disease, was moved to a private hospital in May after he tested positive for Covid-19. Swamy, the oldest person to be accused of terrorism in India, was arrested in October 2020. He […]

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Residential building collapses in Mumbai, 11 killed

At least 11 people, including eight children were killed after a residential building collapsed in India’s financial city of Mumbai. Rescue efforts are under way as more people are feared trapped in the debris in the Malad area, officials say. An investigation has been ordered but a minister said heavy rains could have caused the […]

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Cyclone Taukate: Indian Navy recover 70 victims of barge tragedy, 16 more believed missing

Indian Navy crew searching for missing members of Barge P305 that sank off the Mumbai coast in Cyclone Taukate have so far recovered 70 lifeless bodies. A total of 188 survivors, including two rescued from tugboat Varaprada, have been recovered so far. The Navy is expected to continue the search for 16 more believed missing from […]

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Cyclone Tauktae: At least 49 dead, 35 missing four days after oil barge sank off Mumbai coast

At least 49 personnel on-board barge P305 that capsized in Cyclone Tauktae, some 70km off Mumbai in the Arabian Sea are dead. At least 49 personnel onboard barge P305 that capsized in Cyclone Tauktae, some 70km off Mumbai in the Arabian Sea are dead, Indian Navy officials said. So far, 186 of the 261 people […]

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CCTV Footage: Mumbai woman escapes giant tree falling on her as cyclone Tauktae pounds the city

A woman in the Indian city of Mumbai escaped a giant tree falling on her. The entire incident was caught on CCTV camera. The city was battered by a monster cyclone Tauktae on Monday which uprooted trees, damaged cars and infrastructure. The incident took place in the city’s Vikhroli area. In the video a giant […]

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India posts new record of 261k daily Covid-19 infections

India once again reported a new record of daily coronavirus cases as hospitals across the country overflow with patients and experts warn the healthcare system is teetering on the brink of collapse. The health ministry revealed on Sunday that 261,500 cases were registered in the past 24 hours, the fourth consecutive day when the country […]

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Mumbai: 17-year-old student confesses to stealing 26 high-end bicycles worth $5,314

A 17-year-old school student in the Indian city of Mumbai confessed to having stolen 26 high-end bicycles after a woman whom he stole from lodged a complaint about her lost bike. The incident occurred in the city’s Kandivali area. After noticing that her bike was missing from the parking lot of her apartment, the woman […]

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126 million people in India’s Maharashtra state face tighter restrictions amid COVID surge

Tighter restrictions were imposed in the Indian state of Maharashtra affecting over 126 million people from Monday following a sharp spike in the number of coronavirus infections. On Monday, India reported over 100,000 daily infections of which more than half of those were in Maharashtra, which has India’s largest city Mumbai as its capital. Maharashtra […]