Gulf Times - Mumbai
Vegetable prices jump in India as farmers go on strike

Vegetable prices jump in India as farmers go on strike

Farmers began their 10-day protest on Friday to press demands such as farm loan waivers and higher prices for produce such as cereals, oilseeds and milk.

QTA office in Mumbai to tap into fast-growing market

QTA office in Mumbai to tap into fast-growing market

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has opened a representative office in Mumbai, India – the 11th in a network of offices around the globe, it was announced.

Mumbai gang boss gets life in jail for killing of journalist

Mumbai gang boss gets life in jail for killing of journalist

A Mumbai gang boss and eight others were sentenced to life imprisonment on Wednesday in relation to the 2011 broad daylight killing of an investigative crime reporter in India's financial hub, Mumbai.

Indian YouTube singer has tearful reunion after 40 years

Indian YouTube singer has tearful reunion after 40 years

Family members burst into tears and garlanded Khomdram Gambhir Singh, 66, as he arrived in his hometown on Thursday.

Olive ridley turtles hatch in Mumbai after two decades

Olive ridley turtles hatch in Mumbai after two decades

Tiny olive ridley turtles have hatched in India's financial capital Mumbai for the first time in two decades after a major cleanup of a beach, officials said Friday.

Thousands of Indian farmers protest in Mumbai

Thousands of Indian farmers protest in Mumbai

The farmers, wearing red caps and carrying red flags, arrived in the city following a six-day trek from Nashik, 165 kilometres north of India's financial capital.

Thousands of fans, Bollywood actors bid farewell to Sridevi

Thousands of fans, Bollywood actors bid farewell to Sridevi

Milling crowds of mourners lined the streets in Mumbai on Wednesday to pay homage to Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor, who died in Dubai on the weekend.

India's investigators close bank branch at heart of fraud

India's investigators close bank branch at heart of fraud

Three people, including two employees of Punjab National Bank (PNB), India's second largest state-run lender, were arrested and presented before a Mumbai court over the weekend.

At least four dead as Indian chopper found: coast guard

At least four dead as Indian chopper found: coast guard

India's coast guard said four bodies had been recovered on Saturday after search teams located the wreckage of a helicopter that went missing earlier in the day.

Indian airline fires two pilots over mid-air row

Indian airline fires two pilots over mid-air row

Jet Airways took the step after investigating allegations that a male pilot slapped his female colleague during a heated argument.

Second India restaurant fire in fortnight kills five

Second India restaurant fire in fortnight kills five

All five victims were employees who were sleeping at the premises, Bengaluru Deputy Commissioner of Police M. N. Anucheth told reporters.

Striking Indian workers bring chaos to Mumbai

Striking Indian workers bring chaos to Mumbai

Many businesses in the Indian financial hub of Mumbai closed on Wednesday as protesters from a low-caste community blocked traffic and shopping malls and staged sit-ins on railway lines ...