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MNS, Sena sell chicken to defy BJP's meat ban in Mumbai

MNS, Sena sell chicken to defy BJP's meat ban in Mumbai

MNS workers sell chicken in Mahim to protest against the meat ban imposed in Mumbai. Photograph: Sahil Salvi Wrangling over the ban on sale of meat by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation during the Jain fasting period of ‘Paryushan’ spilled on to the street on Thursday with Shiv Sena and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena setting up stalls to sell meat in defiance of the order in busy Dadar area. The Raj Thackeray-led MNS set up a stall to sell chicken meat as a symbolic protest, ..., 3 weeks ago

Why are there no pictures of Yakub's body?

Police bandobast near the two buildings in Mahim where the Memon family live. Pic: Sahil Salvi. If you've been wondering why we don't have a single picture of Yakub Memon's flower-bedecked body here's why. The Mumbai police has imposed Section 144 which among other things, forbids any pictures of the corpse to be used either as a still photograph or a video.   ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

PHOTOS: Showers bring a smile to Mumbaikars' faces

Mumbaikars were a happy bunch on Saturday after light showers brought some relief from the sweltering heat. The city has being reeling from hot days, so hot, that they have gone down as the hottest in history books. So, enjoy the rains and the break from the heat.    Get out your raincoats! After storing all the umbrellas and raincoats away, Saturday was a perfect time for Mumbaikars to pull it out. Photograph: PTI   A mother protects her child from the rain with a colourful ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago

India's deadliest warship -- INS Kochi -- joins naval fleet

Naval warship INS Kochi, a stealth guided missile destroyer, was commissioned on Wednesday by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, who said the navy has chalked out an indigenisation plan for the next 15 years. INS Kochi is the second ship of the Kolkata-class (Project 15A) guided missile destroyers. Photograph: Sahil Salvi “The navy has chalked out an indigenisation plan for the next 15 years. There is renewed enthusiasm in the defence production units, PSUs and private sector,” he ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago

Expert tips to crack the IBPS Bank PO exam

The IBPS preliminary exam for probationary officers tests your English, analytical and reasoning skills. All public sector units, except the State Bank of India and its associate banks, currently recruit their employees through a Common Written Examination (CWE). The exam is conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS). The preliminary examination for probationary officers for public sector banks will be held on October 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2015. More than 15 lakh ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

At Lalbaughcha Raja is Amit Shah praying for Bihar?

Bihar is probably all that is on Amit Shah’s mind right now. Ahead of the hectic campaigning, he was spotted hopping from temple to pandal in Mumbai on Thursday. The Bharatiya Janata Party boss took darshan at the famous Lalbaughcha Raja and also visited the Siddhivinayak Temple on Ganesh Chaturthi, the beginning of the 10-day festival. No prizes for guessing what he was praying for.          Amit Shah gets a VIP darshan of Lalbaugcha Raja in ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

PHOTOS: Suburban train derails in Mumbai; one injured, services hit

A second train derailment on the suburban rail network in as many days left one person injured and disrupted services on Mumbai's lifeline, causing a great deal of inconvenience to thousands of commuters on Tuesday. Railway teams begin to work on taking the derailed coaches off the tracks. Photograph: Sahil Salvi Seven coaches of a local train came off the tracks between Andheri and Vile Parle stations on Western Railway late Tuesday morning. Another local train had derailed on Harbour line ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

A curtain raiser to Mumbai's favourite festival

The ten-day-long Ganesha festival begins on September 17, Thursday, and Mumbai is going all out to welcome the its favourite deity to their homes and public pandals. brings you snapshots from across the city, as it gears up for the celebrations. This year, the civic body has received around 1,400 applications from Ganpati mandals to set up pandals. It granted permissions to 184 mandals, and rejected the applications of 209. Photograph: Sahil Salvi Reports say that Mumbai’s ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Sheena murder: Sanjeev Khanna sent to judicial custody till Sept 21

Sanjeev Khanna, the step father of Sheena Bora and a key accused in the sensational murder case, was on Tuesday remanded in judicial custody till September 21. Khanna, who was produced in the Bandra Metropolitan Magistrate court in Mumbai, earlier filed an application before a court saying that he is in illegal detention and should be released forthwith. The application moved by his lawyer Shreyansh Mithare said the police ought to have produced Khanna in the court on Monday but he was taken to ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

PHOTOS: Mumbai's govindas on a high...not really

Restrictions on height of pyramids proved by a dampener Women lead the Dahi Handi celebrations in Vikhroli. Parel, was one of the few places in the city, that celebrated the festival with great fervour. Photographs: Sahil Salvi   Mumbai saw subdued Dahi Handi celebrations on Sunday, in the backdrop of restrictions on height of pyramids and curbs on decibel levels. Many prominent Dahi Handi mandals had announced they were calling off the celebrations in view of acute drought in various ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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