EgyptAir resumes flights to Mumbai after 2-year hiatus due to COVID-19

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 04:31 GMT

Air Canada will start operating direct flights to the Cairo International Airport on Wednesday, May 4, after a 6-month hiatus due Coronavirus.

Memory of the day: Egyptian Electoral Law grants women the right to vote for the 1st time in 1956

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 - 08:27 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on March 3.

Vodafone India's shares plunge almost 40%, future in doubt

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 09:25 GMT

Vodafone's chief executive had in November already cast doubt about its continued presence in India after its local joint venture Vodafone Idea posted a record quarterly loss.

India says farewell to Bollywood icon Sridevi

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 - 10:49 GMT

Thousands of heartbroken fans lined the streets of Mumbai Wednesday as India said farewell to Bollywood legend Sridevi Kapoor

Low-cost, long-haul flights from India to boost leisure travel: report

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 - 12:19 GMT

The launch of low-cost, long-haul flights by Indian airlines will boost outbound leisure travel and open a multi-billion dollar opportunity for carriers.

Colorful makeover puts Mumbai slum on tourist map

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 - 11:49 GMT

A colorful paint job has transformed one of Mumbai’s drab hilltop slums into a tourist destination.

15 killed in India at a stampede in Mumbai railway station

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 09:49 GMT

A rush hour stampede at a railway station in the Indian financial hub of Mumbai killed at least 15 people and wounded more than 20.

With no government help, Mumbai flood victims are on their own

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 - 09:20 GMT

When Surekha Chiplunkar's home started to flood during recent heavy rains in Mumbai she knew exactly what to do.

Building collapses in India's Mumbai; 11 dead, some trapped

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 10:50 GMT

Rescue workers in Mumbai searched for more than a dozen people feared trapped in a 117-year-old, six-storey building that collapsed early on Thursday.

Forty people feared trapped in Mumbai building collapse: official

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 09:51 GMT

Rescuers were desperately searching for up to 40 people feared trapped when a building collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai Thursday.

Continuing rains lash Pakistan, India as regional flooding kills more than 1,200

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 09:13 GMT

Torrential monsoon rains are lashing Pakistan's port city of Karachi following days-long downpours in neighbouring India that have caused havoc in Mumbai.

Heavy rains kill five in India's financial hub

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 - 09:01 GMT

At least five people were killed as heavy monsoon rain deluged India's financial capital Mumbai.

Heavy rain, flooding paralyse India's financial hub

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 - 04:20 GMT

Heavy rain brought India's financial capital Mumbai to a virtual standstill on Tuesday.

The Indian woman defying body stereotypes through yoga

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 08:20 GMT

A plus-sized Indian woman is challenging body stereotypes and defying internet trolls with a series of yoga videos that are proving a hit on social media.

Lupin sets off down Indian pharma's long road to redemption

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 - 11:08 GMT

In 28 years in India's pharmaceuticals sector, Rajiv Desai has never been busier.

World’s heaviest woman’s health witnesses ‘significant progress’

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 - 05:19 GMT

Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty, world’s heaviest woman, has ‘significant progress’ in her medical condition according to Abu Dhabi doctors.

Mumbai’s Versova beach clean up

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 11:58 GMT

World’s largest clean up takes place on Versova beach, Mumbai

Mumbai: An Endless Ramadan Buffet

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - 10:52 GMT

Aaliya Nour El Din, 28, was born and raised in the city of Mumbai, graduating from Mithibai College of Arts in 2009.

All aboard India's new luxury affordable train

Thu, 25 May 2017 - 10:08 GMT

India's passenger trains are notorious for being rickety and spartan, but the government is hoping to change all that with a new "luxury" service.

500kg Egyptian sheds half her weight after India surgery

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 - 07:43 GMT

The "world's heaviest woman" has shed half her weight -- around a quarter of a tonne -- in the two months she's been in India for treatment, doctors said.