Articles tagged under: Mumbai

Heavy rain in Mumbai: Rail traffic affected, GSRTC runs special buses, at least two Gujarat linked flights cancelled

July 02, 2019
Heavy rain in Mumbai: Rail traffic affected, GSRTC runs special buses, at least two Gujarat linked flights cancelled

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government today said the State run Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) is operating special buses from railway stations in Valsad and Surat in South Gujarat to Borivali in Mumbai, Maharashtra as heavy rain has affected railway traffic between Mumbai and South Gujarat. Several trains connecting Gujarat to Mumbai are delayed, some are diverted and some are cancelled following heavy rain, low visibility and water logging in Mumbai. Most of the flights conn...Read More

Double-engine trial runs of Karnavati and Shatabdi Express trains may commence soon

June 23, 2019
Double-engine trial runs of Karnavati and Shatabdi Express trains may commence soon

By staff writer, Mumbai: Western Railway will soon run double-engine trials on its top-class trains Karnavati Express and Shatabdi Express that operate between Ahmedabad and Mumbai in attempt to increase the speed of these trains to 110 km/hour. Indian Railways had done similar trial runs of Mumbai - Delhi Rajdhani Express which that had been successful. According to a report, link of which has been tweeted by Western Railway, the Railway Board has given its consent to Western Railway for d...Read More

Air India Rajkot-Mumbai daily flight frequency to be reduced to thrice a week from July

June 09, 2019
Air India Rajkot-Mumbai daily flight frequency to be reduced to thrice a week from July

Rajkot: The daily Rajkot-Mumbai flight of public sector Air India will be operated only for three days a week from July to September. According to Air India sources the flight which is operated daily from this central city of Saurashtra would be run only on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The daily flight for Delhi from here would operate as usual, the sources said. They said that the decrease in the frequency of the Rajkot-Mumbai flight was necessitated due to use of...Read More

Gujarati candidate of BJP wins Mumbai North East Lok Sabha seat

May 24, 2019
Gujarati candidate of BJP wins Mumbai North East Lok Sabha seat

Mumbai: A Gujarati candidate on Mumbai North East seat in Maharashtra has been declared victorious by margin of 2,26,486 votes. Manoj Kotak who is originally from Rajkot in Gujarat was BJP candidate on Mumbai North East seat. The seat is presently represented by another Gujarati BJP leader Kirit Somaiya. Due to Shiv Sena's protest Somaiya was denied ticket by party and instead of Somaiya, Manoj Kotak was fielded on this seat. Kotak has defeated Nationalist Congress Party(NCP)'s Sanjay Patil. ...Read More

In pics: Some of prominent Gujaratis in Mumbai at polling stations

April 29, 2019
In pics: Some of prominent Gujaratis in Mumbai at polling stations

Mumbai: Presented here are the pictures of some of prominent Gujaratis at polling stations in Mumbai. Business tycoon Mukesh Ambani was out to cast his vote with his family members including Smt Nita Ambani, daughter Isha Ambani and sons Akash and Anant Ambani. Ashish Chauhan,CEO Bombay Stock Exchange, Paresh Raval, actor and Lok Sabha MP from Ahmedabad East, Kirit Somaiya, Lok Sabha MP from Mumbai North-East, Manoj Kotak, Lok Sabha candidate from Mumbai North-East seat can also be seen in ...Read More

Rupani holds road show, addresses BJP gathering in Mumbai

April 27, 2019
Rupani holds road show, addresses BJP gathering in Mumbai

Mumbai: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today campaigned for BJP in Maharashtra capital Mumbai. Rupani did a road show in Ghatkopar East assembly area of Mumbai during 10.30 am to 12.30 and later addressed a public meeting in Bhanushali Vaadi for BJP candidate Manoj Kotak who is Gujarati hailing originally from Rupani's hometown Rajkot in Saurashtra region. Rupani is scheduled to address a gathering of intellectuals at Sagar in Madhya Pradesh on Sunday morning for benefit of Sag...Read More

Anant Ambani attends PM Narendra Modi’s BKC Mumbai rally

April 26, 2019
Anant Ambani attends PM Narendra Modi’s BKC Mumbai rally

Mumbai: Billionaire tycoon Mukesh Ambani's son Anant Ambani was today spotted attending Prime Minister Narendra Modi's public meeting at BKC ground in Mumbai. Anant Ambani was sitting close to sitting Mumbai BJP MP Kirit Somaiya, also a Gujarati. Anant Ambani's pictures attending PM Modi's rally went viral on social media platforms instantly. When ABP News correspondent asked Anant Ambani to react, he said, 'I am here to support our country and I am here to listen to the PM(Prime Minist...Read More

Nita Ambani dedicates Dhirubhai Ambani Square and musical fountain at Jio World Centre, Mumbai

March 06, 2019

Mumbai: As a mark of its gratitude and love for Mumbai, Nita and Mukesh Ambani and Reliance Industries dedicated to the city, and to all the 20 million Mumbaikars, a new and proud icon today − the Dhirubhai Ambani Square, located opposite Dhirubhai Ambani International School, in Mumbai’s Bandra Kurla Complex. The Dhirubhai Ambani Square is part of Jio World Centre, a world-class, multi-use facility, which is a shared goal of Reliance Industries Ltd and MMRDA (Mumbai Metropolitan Regi...Read More

Ambani family present first invitation card of Akash Ambani’s wedding to Ganesh at Siddhivinayak temple

February 11, 2019
Ambani family present first invitation card of Akash Ambani’s wedding to Ganesh at Siddhivinayak temple

Mumbai: Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani was today evening seen with his wife and Reliance Foundation chairman Nita Ambani and son Anant Ambani at Siddhi Vinayak temple here for offering prayers and presenting the first invitation card for Akash Ambani's wedding with Shloka Mehta. According to news reports Akash and Shloka will tie nuptial knot on March 9 in Mumbai. DeshGujaratRead More

Gujarat CM to lead road show in Mumbai, hold metings with industry captains, envoys, Kutchi community leaders

November 25, 2018
Gujarat CM to lead road show in Mumbai, hold metings with industry captains, envoys, Kutchi community leaders

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani will lead a road show for upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019 in Mumbai on Monday. He will hold one-to-one meetings with 15 industry captains. He will also host consul generals of 20 countries over lunch. He will separately hold meeting with Kutchi businessmen and community leaders and discuss scarcity relief in Kutch district. DeshGujaratRead More