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Heavy rains in India kill 27, cripple financial capital

07 July, 2019 12:35 pm 12:35 pm

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Monsoon heavy rains caused wall collapses that killed 27 people in India on Tuesday, as a second day of bad weather disrupted rail and air traffic in the financial capital Mumbai, prompting officials to shut schools and offices, though markets were open. During every monsoon season, which runs from June to September, … Read More

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Five dead, 36 injured in foot bridge collapse in Mumbai

03 March, 2019 11:49 pm 11:49 pm

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Five people were killed and 36 injured when part of a pedestrian bridge collapsed during evening rush hour on Thursday in India’s financial capital Mumbai, police said. At least three of the dead were women, Mumbai police spokesman Manjunath Singe said. The injured have been taken to hospital. An excavator was brought … Read More

Indian capital under cloud of smog as pollution level jumps

11 November, 2018 2:15 pm 2:15 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Air quality in India’s haze-hit north, including the capital, New Delhi, deteriorated sharply on Monday because of unfavourable weather and an increase in smoke from stubble burning in fields across the region. Levels of PM 2.5, tiny particulate matter that can reach deep into the lungs and cause major health problems, … Read More

Five dead as chartered plane crashes in Mumbai’s Ghatkopar

06 June, 2018 3:25 pm 3:25 pm

MUMBAI (92 News) – Five people have been died after a 12 seater chartered plane at an under construction building at Sarvoday Nagar area of Ghatkopar (West) in Mumbai on Thursday. The pilot, two engineers, a technician on board of the ill-fated plane and a pedestrian died in the crash, said aviation regulator DGCA in … Read More