Gulf Times - Mumbai
Fire in India's financial hub of Mumbai kills 4, injures 16

Fire in India's financial hub of Mumbai kills 4, injures 16

A fire in India's financial hub of Mumbai killed four people and injured 16 on Wednesday, authorities said, as the blaze spread quickly through a tall, residential building.

Doha resident dies of heart attack on reaching Mumbai

Doha resident dies of heart attack on reaching Mumbai

An Indian expatriate who travelled to Mumbai recently died after suffering a cardiac arrest during his journey.

Deadly caste violence hits India's Maharashtra state

Deadly caste violence hits India's Maharashtra state

Protests have been mounting across the key state since Monday, when a Maratha community activist jumped to his death from a bridge in protest.

Heavy rains disrupt traffic, trains and schools in Mumbai

Heavy rains disrupt traffic, trains and schools in Mumbai

Weather officials warned that heavy rainfall was expected for the next four days.

Mumbai light plane crash kills five people

Mumbai light plane crash kills five people

There were four passengers on the 12-seater aircraft when it crashed shortly into the construction site shortly after 1:30pm.

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.