Reverse gear: BEST is back to paper tickets

BEST scraps contract to buy e-ticket issuing machines saying it favoured a particular firm; members allege a ploy to rope in favourite contractor. Just over a year after...

Airport rush grounds couple’s trip

Despite reaching airport in time and securing boarding passes, Goregaon residents not allowed to board flight; airline says the passengers checked in on time but missed their flight as...

Western Railways may allow commuters with first class pass to board AC local train

Move comes after Mirror published passenger suggestions. Days after Mirror highlighted the demand of train commuters that those with first class passes for regular locals be allowed to...

‘Ladies special’ Matunga station in record books

Matunga on Central Railway, the first railway station in the country to be run by an allwomen staff, has entered the Limca Book of Records 2018 for the rare...

Top builder booked for trying to cheat Dilip Kumar of his Bandra bungalow

The Economic Offences Wing has also charged the builder under the Arms Act following the seizure of 17 weapons, including knives and daggers, from his Bandra residence in a...

Kajol: Want industry to be tax-free

Kajol was quoted as saying on the sidelines of an event in the city recently that she feels the entertainment industry should be made tax free, however, wants to...

Good news for CR commuters in Mumbai: 11,000 CCTVs in all trains by 2018-end

Each coach to get six CCTVs, women’s compartments to get talk-back systems, say officials Currently, the cameras are installed only in a few women’s compartments of local trains on the...

After Cyclone Ockhi, Mumbai breathes cleanest December air

The AQI level on Wednesday fell under the ‘good’ category, making it the cleanest air day in December since air quality monitoring began in Mumbai in 2015 Researchers attributed the...

156 old BEST buses in Mumbai to be scrapped by January 31

The proposal of scrapping old buses was accepted by the BEST committee on Tuesday. The management has stated that the buses were being scrapped in order to deal with losses(HT...

Cyclone Ockhi less than 300km off Mumbai’s coast; city sees heavy rain, traffic snarls

As the cyclone moves closer and develops into a deep depression, the intensity of rain will increase, says IMD; train services unaffected so far As it rained incessantly on Tuesday...