The only Muslim family in a society comprising 30 independent bungalows in Kurla has been served a legal notice to make it pay its water bill as if it were three separate families, which would mean paying three times the usual amount.
Barclays, the London-headquartered banking and financial services company, has leased 1.8 lakh sq ft commercial space with an option to take additional 20,000 sq ft space in Nirlon Knowledge Park, an IT/ITES building on the Western Express Highway in Goregaon.
Turning a blind eye to the waiting list for healthy corneas, the state has not taken any step to implement a path-breaking initiative to encourage eye donation five months after it was suggested by the Centre.
Even as the rains are expected to hit the city around June 6, only 30% of the desilting work at Mithi river's crucial 17.8km stretch and 50% desilting of all major nullahs has been completed in the name of the city's monsoon-preparedness.
Anti-terrorism squad and CBI officers who investigated the 2006 Malegaon mosque bombings may be subjected to a probe as the Centre has taken a serious view of allegations that nine Muslim youths were framed with mala fide intentions.
Text messages promising a seat in a private medical or dental college of choice for a hefty fee have been flooding the cellphones of students who are to appear for the undergraduate entrance test this Sunday.