The scoreboard reads: '300 not out', for the historic old Prabhadevi Mandir, located in the Prabhadevi area. The low-profile temple standing in the lane opposite the Reliance Digital Express building, near Sarang Snacks, is going to mark 300 years today.
If you think you're having a bad day, just pause to think of Anil Yadav. The 30-year-old may soon have to excrete out a 2.5-tola gold mangalsutra, with a large pendant, that he had stolen and then swallowed to avoid getting arrested.
More people, perhaps, have seen dolphins in the city in the past week or so, than they might've seen in their entire lifetime. Another dead dolphin washed ashore Marine Drive on Monday, and this time, the civic body took nearly 15 hours to lift its body from the rocks.
It was like something out of a Bollywood movie, and, fittingly, it happened in the heart of Mumbai. Last Saturday, a 14-year-old boy dove into the Banganga Tank in Malabar Hill and saved a 10-year-old girl from drowning at 25 feet under water. It took the boy, Mohit Dalvi, two unsuccessful attempts to finally bring the girl to the surface. And it wasn't a moment too soon.
A mechanical engineer and his lawyer wife have been arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 21-year-old man from Ghatkopar in Mumbai last month. The 21-year-old was picked up from a desolate and poorly lit area near his house.
A special NDPS court today allowed Mumbai police to arrest a drug peddler, who is now lodged in a Mumbai jail, in connection with recovery of 12 kilograms of mephedrone drug from a police constable's cupboard at a city police station last month.
A businessman, who had parked his car outside Malad police station and gone in to file a complaint, was shocked to find it missing; the Bangur Nagar police station is also right next door, but no cop noticed the theft