Thane, Jan 21: In the heart of Thane, where chief minister Eknath Shinde kickstarted his political journey, the city is abuzz with preparations for the imminent Pran Pratishta at Ram Mandir. Shinde’s trajectory from Thane’s grassroots politics to joining forces with the BJP sets the stage for a political spectacle
Mumbai Oct 21: Mangroves stabilize shorelines, preventing erosion and protecting the land and the people who live there from waves and storms. The ongoing Mangroves Cleanliness Drive isn’t just about picking up trash; it’s about safeguarding these vital habitats. And when well-known personalities lend their power to this cause, it
Mumbai, 11 Oct: In a way, Mangroves represent the spirit of Mumbai – they are plucky survivors. Each day, millions of citizens in Mumbai pass these hardy plants along the coast, imagining they are little more than dirty, muddy weeds growing pointlessly along the shoreline. Nor can they be blamed.
By Nida Faruqui Mumbai, January 4: Around 86,000 employees from state energy companies including MSEDCL, Mahagenco and Mahatransco, and 40,000 other contractual workers have gone on a 72-hour strike starting today, affecting over 2.8 crore electricity consumers across Maharashtra. The strike is to oppose the entry of private player Adani
Fashion has been a medium of influencing people since time immemorial. For celebrities especially, it is a part of a personality they want to exude to society. Keeping that in mind, repeating an outfit would have been considered a disastrous faux pas. But the concept of responsible fashion has changed
There is an uneasy equation between hawkers and the police in Vile Parle East, as this picture shows The constituency of Vile Parle, although divided into two parts, West and East, received a good response from its voters at all polling booths in both parts of the constituency. However, there
During the late morning hours, people walked into the St. Xavier’s high school at Vile Parle to cast their votes for the 2019 Maharashtra state assembly elections. People from all ages and economic backgrounds flocked in together, among them senior citizens Anildada Parab and his wife Ganga. During the conversation,