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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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Petrol at Rs 91.53, diesel at Rs 82.06 per litre in Delhi [Video]

Petrol at Rs 91.53, diesel at Rs 82.06 per litre in Delhi

Petrol and diesel prices in the national capital stood at Rs 91.53 and Rs 82.06 per litre, respectively on May 10. The petrol prices were increased by 26 paise per litre and diesel by 33 paise in..

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Mumbaikars flout COVID norms in Dadar market [Video]

Mumbaikars flout COVID norms in Dadar market

Locals in Mumbai defied COVID protocols at Dadar market amid the horrific second wave of COVID-19 pandemic. People in large numbers rushed to the market area to make purchase flouting COVID norms..

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Hindustani Bhau used an ambulance, violated Covid-19 protocol in Mumbai: Know why| Oneindia News [Video]

Hindustani Bhau used an ambulance, violated Covid-19 protocol in Mumbai: Know why| Oneindia News

Bigg Boss 13 contestant and Youtuber Hindustani Bhau was arrested by the Mumbai police at Shivaji Park on Saturday for leading a protest there to cancel the 12th board exams in Maharashtra. According..

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Raipur gets 25 boxes of Covishield vaccine from Mumbai [Video]

Raipur gets 25 boxes of Covishield vaccine from Mumbai

A consignment of 25 boxes of Covishield vaccine arrived at Raipur from Mumbai. Following Chhattisgarh High Court orders, the stare government had commenced vaccination drive for citizens between 18-44..

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IAF's C-17 to airlift 35 tonnes of medical equipment from Frankfurt [Video]

IAF's C-17 to airlift 35 tonnes of medical equipment from Frankfurt

Amid the disastrous second wave of COVID-19, the Indian Air Force's (IAF) C-17 aircraft, which was airborne from Hindon air base, landed in Frankfurt, Germany for airlifting medical supplies. The..

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Most expensive injection crowdfunded for Mumbai infant | Oneindia News [Video]

Most expensive injection crowdfunded for Mumbai infant | Oneindia News

Parents of a 5-month-old baby have managed to raise Rs 16 crore for a life saving injection that their boy needed through crowdfunding. Parents of Dhairyarajsinh Rathod were told their son would not..

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Watch: Mumbai City Corporation deploys disinfectant spraying vehicles [Video]

Watch: Mumbai City Corporation deploys disinfectant spraying vehicles

Mumbai City Corporation pressed into service tractor jetting machines modified to spray disinfectants in public floating areas in the city to control the spread of COVID-19. Mumbai reported 3,039 new..

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'Mumbai Indians' return home post suspension of IPL [Video]

'Mumbai Indians' return home post suspension of IPL

IPL's 'Mumbai Indians' team snapped at Kalinga Airport in Mumbai as they returned home after suspension of IPL due to surge in COVID-19 cases. Cricketer and son of Sachin Tendulkar, Arjun Tendulkar was..

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Mumbai gangster Chhota Rajan reported to be dead |AIIMS denies claims, says he is alive [Video]

Mumbai gangster Chhota Rajan reported to be dead |AIIMS denies claims, says he is alive

61-year-old gangster Chhota Rajan was admitted to All India Institute of Medical Services on 26th April. He was being treated as he contracted Covid-19. Today, a few media platforms reported that Covid..

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Mumbai: Air ambulance makes emergency belly landing | Oneindia News [Video]

Mumbai: Air ambulance makes emergency belly landing | Oneindia News

An air ambulance had to make an emergency landing at the Mumbai Airport on Thursday after one of its wheels fell off. The pilot was alerted and instructed how to execute a belly landing, and he pulled..

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Air ambulance flight's wheel falls on ground at Mumbai airport, lands safely [Video]

Air ambulance flight's wheel falls on ground at Mumbai airport, lands safely

A Jet Serve Aviation C-90 aircraft VT-JIL was operating an Ambulance flight from Nagpur with patient on board. While departing, a wheel was separated and fallen on the ground. The Aircraft was safely..

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Mumbai Mayor informs parameters for door-to-door vaccination program in societies [Video]

Mumbai Mayor informs parameters for door-to-door vaccination program in societies

Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar on May 06 informed about the parameters for door-to-door vaccination program in societies. She said there should be separate vaccination room, volunteers, large space to..

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500 pre-registered beneficiaries reach BKC Vaccination Centre [Video]

500 pre-registered beneficiaries reach BKC Vaccination Centre

The third phase of COVID-19 vaccination is underway in the country. On May 06, beneficiaries between age bracket of 18 to 44 years, reached to BKC Jumbo COVID-19 Vaccination Centre in Mumbai. 500..

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Fuel price experiences slight increase in parts of India [Video]

Fuel price experiences slight increase in parts of India

Petrol and diesel prices in the national capital after a slight increase stood at Rs 90.99 and Rs 81.42 per litre, respectively on May 06. Prices rose by 25 paisa and 30 paisa respectively in Delhi. In..

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Petrol price at Rs 90.74, diesel at Rs 81.12 per litre in Delhi [Video]

Petrol price at Rs 90.74, diesel at Rs 81.12 per litre in Delhi

Petrol and diesel prices witnessed a minor surge in the national capital and stood at Rs 90.74 and Rs 81.12 per litre, respectively on Wednesday. The petrol prices were increased by 19 paise per litre..

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