Gulf Times - Mumbai
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 ...

Huge fire at Mumbai restaurant kills at least 14

Huge fire at Mumbai restaurant kills at least 14

At least 14 people were killed when a huge blaze tore through a popular restaurant in Mumbai early Friday, police said, in the latest disaster to raise concerns over fire safety in India.

Scorpene-class submarine joins Indian Navy, first of six

Scorpene-class submarine joins Indian Navy, first of six

The submarine INS Kalvari was built by the Goa-based Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) with technological collaboration from French industrial group DCNS, which specialises in naval defence.

Mumbai commuter stampede leaves at least 22 dead

Mumbai commuter stampede leaves at least 22 dead

Dozens of people took shelter on the bridge during a sudden monsoon downpour and the deadly crush started as they emerged all at once, Indian Railways spokesman Anil Saxena said.

'World's heaviest woman' dies in Abu Dhabi hospital

'World's heaviest woman' dies in Abu Dhabi hospital

A team of more than 20 doctors had been caring for Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty since her arrival at Burjeel Hospital in May.

Plane stuck in mud as rain causes Mumbai airport chaos

Plane stuck in mud as rain causes Mumbai airport chaos

Dozens of flights were diverted from Mumbai after a SpiceJet plane overshot the runway and became stuck in the mud as heavy rain lashed India's financial capital and caused travel chaos Wednesday.

India court sentences two to death over deadly Mumbai blasts

India court sentences two to death over deadly Mumbai blasts

An Indian court sentenced two convicts to death Thursday in connection with the country's deadliest bombings, a series of blasts that rocked Mumbai two decades ago and claimed more than 250 lives.

Mumbai building fire kills at least six people

Mumbai building fire kills at least six people

A blaze in a building under construction in a suburb of the Indian city of Mumbai killed at least six people, most of them labourers, and injured nearly a dozen, fire and police officials said on Thursday.

Mumbai building collapse death toll jumps to 34

Mumbai building collapse death toll jumps to 34

Officials said 34 people, including children, died when the residential building gave way on Thursday morning in the densely populated area of Bhendi Bazaar following heavy rains.