Rains continued to lash Mumbai for the third consecutive day today, slightly disrupting suburban train services, even as the weather department predicted heavy showers over the next two days in Mumbai, Konkan and Goa region.
An association of taxis and auto drivers and owners staged a protest at Azad Maidan in South Mumbai today seeking an inquiry and action against cab aggregators such as Uber and Ola over their pricing strategy to attract customers.
Despite Uddhav Thackeray's assertion that he would not accept a "twisted" alliance deal with the BJP for next year's civic polls in Mumbai, he was keen to sew up an alliance, a senior BJP minister claimed today.
Millions of peak-hour commuters were stranded after a technical snag at Dadar station. A major power failure hit the Western Railway's suburban services following a theft of a battery box here this morning, an official said.
'Mumbai Yoga Fest', an event to be organised by Shammi's Yogalaya Foundation from June 19 on the occasion of International Yoga Day, would seek to increase awareness about the ancient Indian health practice and its benefits.
Following an argument in the ladies bogey, a 22-year-old Thane resident was thrown out of a running long distance train between Kalyan and Thakurli late Thursday evening. However, the girl was saved in the nick of time and is now recuperating.