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Mumbai: Megacity in Maharashtra, India
Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. According to the United Nations, as of 2018, Mumbai is the second-most populous city in the country after Delhi and the seventh-most populous city in the world with a population of roughly 20 million. As per Indian government population census of 2011, Mumbai was the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.5 million living under Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai. Mumbai is the centre of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, the sixth most populous metropolitan area in the world with a population of over 23 million. Mumbai lies on the Konkan coast on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour. In 2008, Mumbai was named an alpha world city. It has the highest number of millionaires and billionaires among all cities in India. Mumbai is home to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Elephanta Caves, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, and the city's distinctive ensemble of Victorian and Art Deco buildings.

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In the sky, again: In conversation with skydiver Sajid Chougle [Video]

In the sky, again: In conversation with skydiver Sajid Chougle

Meet skydiver and BASE jumper Sajid Chougle, who explains what it is like to fly once again after being chained to the ground for most of 2020 due to the pandemic-induced lockdown. The Mumbai-based..

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Hritihik Roshan records statement in fake email case involving Kangana Ranaut [Video]

Hritihik Roshan records statement in fake email case involving Kangana Ranaut

Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan on February 27 recorded his statement at the office of Crime Branch in Mumbai in connection with the 2016 complaint in fake email ID case involving Kangana Ranaut. He was..

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Hrithik Roshan vs Kangana Ranaut: Actor appears before cops in email case [Video]

Hrithik Roshan vs Kangana Ranaut: Actor appears before cops in email case

Hrithik Roshan visited Mumbai Police's Crime Branch office on Saturday to record statement. This is in connection with his 2016 complaint on fake emails in his name to Kangana Ranaut. The actor, who..

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From Karisma to Kriti Sanon, B-town celebs spotted in Mumbai [Video]

From Karisma to Kriti Sanon, B-town celebs spotted in Mumbai

Bollywood divas Karisma Kapoor, Malaika Arora and Kriti Sanon were spotted in Mumbai. Karisma Kapoor along with mother Babita visited Kareena's residence to meet her newborn son. Spotted in black tee..

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John Abraham vs Emraan Hashmi: 'Mumbai Saga' trailer full of action [Video]

John Abraham vs Emraan Hashmi: 'Mumbai Saga' trailer full of action

Bollywood stars including John Abraham, Emraan Hashmi, Rohit Roy, Gulshan Grover, Kajal Aggarwal attended trailer launch of their joint venture 'Mumbai Saga'. The 3-minute-long trailer of the Sanjay..

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RPF rescue suicidal man | Virar station viral video | Oneindia News [Video]

RPF rescue suicidal man | Virar station viral video | Oneindia News

Alert RPF personnel rescued a suicidal man at Mumbai's Virar railway station on february 24th. The 32-year-old man lay down on the railway tracks as the train approached. #RescueVideo #ViralVideo..

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Security heightened after explosives found in vehicle near Mukesh Ambani’s house [Video]

Security heightened after explosives found in vehicle near Mukesh Ambani’s house

Security has been heightened outside Mumbai-based industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s house. This comes after a vehicle with explosive materials was found parked near his residence. Bomb squad and police..

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Watch: RPF personnel avert suicide attempt at railway tracks in Mumbai [Video]

Watch: RPF personnel avert suicide attempt at railway tracks in Mumbai

On February 24, a suicide attempt was averted by RPF personnel when they dragged a man out of railway tracks where he was lying as a train was approaching him, at Virar railway station in Mumbai. The..

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Mumbai auto driver gets Rs 24 lakhs after viral story | Oneindia News [Video]

Mumbai auto driver gets Rs 24 lakhs after viral story | Oneindia News

Remember the auto driver made famous by the facebook page Humans of bombay whose moving story went viral? 74-year-old Deshraj had talked about his struggles to provide an education for his dear..

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Watch: Cops rescue man from rail track seconds before being mowed to death [Video]

Watch: Cops rescue man from rail track seconds before being mowed to death

A suicide attempt was made on a railway track at Mumbai’s Virar station. A man attempted suicide as he was distressed by the death of his mother. The man walked towards a railway track; spread a..

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Car with explosive materials found near Mukesh Ambani's house in Mumbai [Video]

Car with explosive materials found near Mukesh Ambani's house in Mumbai

A car carrying unassembled explosive materials was found abandoned at Carmichael Road in South Mumbai on Thursday evening, near the house of Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani. Bomb squad and..

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India dispatches COVID-19 vaccine doses to West Africa's Cote d'Ivoire [Video]

India dispatches COVID-19 vaccine doses to West Africa's Cote d'Ivoire

Keeping up with the commitment to assist countries in fight against pandemic, India on February 25 dispatched the first batch of COVID-19 vaccines to Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, country in West Africa from..

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Kapil Sharma spotted on a wheelchair, loses cool at paparazzi: Watch the video| Oneindia News [Video]

Kapil Sharma spotted on a wheelchair, loses cool at paparazzi: Watch the video| Oneindia News

Wheelchair bound Kapil Sharma ‘misbehaves’ with paparazzi. Popular comedian Kapil Sharma was spotted on a wheelchair by the paparazzi at the Mumbai airport on Monday afternoon. The ‘Firangi’..

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COVID: Streets wear deserted look in Maharashtra's Amravati [Video]

COVID: Streets wear deserted look in Maharashtra's Amravati

The streets in Maharashtra's Amravati wore a deserted look on February 23. The night curfew will continue till in the district till 6:00 am of March 01 to curb the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. During..

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Mumbai Mayor distributes masks as COVID-19 cases rise [Video]

Mumbai Mayor distributes masks as COVID-19 cases rise

Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar distributed masks in Mumbai amid rising cases of coronavirus pandemic in the state. She distributed the face masks at Dadar vegetable market on February 23 as COVID-19..

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Anil Kapoor, Kartik Aaryan snap in Mumbai [Video]

Anil Kapoor, Kartik Aaryan snap in Mumbai

Evergreen Anil Kapoor spotted at Mumbai airport and blessed his fans with selfies. He'll be next seen in crime thriller 'Jug Jug Jeeyo'. Actor Kartik Aaryan snapped outside dance class in Andheri...

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Lok Sabha MP Mohan Delkar found dead at hotel in Mumbai, suicide suspected

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Rail roko will be peaceful, will not join politics: Rakesh Tikait

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