Tag Archives: Mumbai

Fire breaks at Bharat Petroleum refinery plant in Mumbai’s Chembur

At least 45 workers got injured when a major fire broke out following a blast at Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd. Refinery plant in Mahul, Chembur on Wednesday afternoon. The incident took place at around 2:45 pm, officials said. Fire and blast in Hydrocarbon plant containing 72 ton hydrocarbon used for diesel generation in cacking vacuum […]

Mumbai airport system crashes, 50 flights get delay

Mumbai airport management system crashed on Tuesday due to which more than 50 flights were got delayed for about an hour. The system was an interface of software that carries out vital operations at the airport. The crash caused flight display and check-in counter screens to go blank for over an hour, leaving the congested […]

Mumbai – London Flight diverted to Romania, Passengers fume

Mumbai to London Jet Airways flight was diverted to Bucharest, Romania due to a medical emergency. The passengers complained that the flight remained stranded there for more than four hours. One of the passengers, Author Suhel Seth took his Twitter account to fume his anger over the flight delay. “The commander of @jetairways 9W 116 […]

Women Prisoners at Byculla Jail complains of vomiting and nausea, Hospitalized

Around 78 women prisoners of Byculla’s jail were rushed to the J.J Hospital in Mumbai on Friday morning after complaining of nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain post consuming food. Other women prisoners in the cell are also complaining for the same and the Jail authorities hinted the numbers could increase. Thus, all the prisoners are […]

Heavy rainfall in Mumbai, hundreds of flights delayed

At least 300 flights are reportedly delayed in Mumbai on Monday due to heavy rainfall. Continuous rainfall has brought the city to standstill. Around 162 flights were delayed to take off, while 134 arrival flights were late and many were cancelled. Airline passengers travelling to and from Chennai, Ahmadabad, and Udaipur were most affected. Jet […]

Suffocating Metro City: Mumbai, 4th most Polluted city in the world

It’s really devasting that financial capital of India is the 4th most polluted city in the world. Yes, Mumbai is ranked 4th for being the most polluted city in the world, up from 5th position last year. In a global air pollution database of WHO (World Health Organization) reflected that Mumbai’s air pollution has reached […]