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Books : Beautiful Thing: Inside the Secret World of Bombay

Books : Beautiful Thing: Inside the Secret World of Bombay | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Basharat Peer looks into the murky world of Bombay's Dance Bars,
reviewing a new book by Sonia Faleiro.
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Corruption? It starts with us: Atul Kulkarni

Corruption? It starts with us: Atul Kulkarni | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
After Mahesh Bhatt, Atul Kulkarni speaks up against the methods of Anna's anti-corruption movement "I am with the cause completely but not the ways fully" — that's one of your posts on a social (Getting very good reactions to 'my views' on the...
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Krishna Janmashtami

Krishna Janmashtami | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Indian Hindu devotees throughout the world celebrate Janmashtami, which marks the birth of Hindu God Lord Krishna with enormous zeal and enthusiasm.
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Mumbai Ganeshotsav pandals don diverse avatars - Times of India

Mumbai Ganeshotsav pandals don diverse avatars - Times of India | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Mumbai Ganeshotsav pandals don diverse avatarsTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: Scores of artisans plying their trade at Ganeshotsav mandals these days may not be able to participate in the anti-corruption movement at Azad Maidan but are doing seminal service...
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At RTOs, corruption is an everyday problem - Times of India

At RTOs, corruption is an everyday problemTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: Anna Hazare and his crusade against corruption seem to have struck a chord with Mumbaikars , who have been making a beeline for Azad Maidan to show their support for the Gandhian.
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Two sarvajanik mandals go completely green - Times of India

Two sarvajanik mandals go completely green - Times of India | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Two sarvajanik mandals go completely greenTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: A wave of green is steadily making its presence felt this Ganeshotsav.
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Singing their blues away in trains - City Journal.in

Singing their blues away in trains - City Journal.in | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
City Journal.inSinging their blues away in trainsCity Journal.inThe 600-odd singing groups on the Mumbai suburban railway system - carrying around seven million people every day - are the best example of Mumbaikars' tenacity, need to belong,...
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Bumpy welcome ride for Ganpati - Times of India

Bumpy welcome ride for Ganpati - Times of India | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Bumpy welcome ride for GanpatiTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: Last Sunday, as one of the tallest Ganesh idols of the city, the Upanagarcha Raja, wended its way from a Lalbaug workshop to its installation site in Borivli, it suffered a crack due to the...
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Fast continues with fervour at Maidan - Times of India

Fast continues with fervour at Maidan - Times of India | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Fast continues with fervour at MaidanTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: As the spotlight in the anti-corruption crusade shifted north on Sunday the atmosphere at Azad Maidan, where many of Anna Hazare's supporters had been fasting, remained charged as ever.
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Enquiry demanded into belly dance show at IIT Bombay - AHN | All Headline News

Enquiry demanded into belly dance show at IIT BombayAHN | All Headline NewsReligious leaders are strongly critical of the reported belly dance show at recent freshers' orientation event at prestigious Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB).
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Dancing isn't dirty, says Bombay high court - Times of India

Dancing isn't dirty, says Bombay high courtTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: People cannot be prevented from dancing as long as it is innocuous and not obscene, the Bombay high court observed on Thursday while hearing a hotel's petition.
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'Jan Lok Pal Express' to roll into Mumbai today - The Hindu

'Jan Lok Pal Express' to roll into Mumbai today - The Hindu | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
'Jan Lok Pal Express' to roll into Mumbai todayThe HinduThe 'Jan Lok Pal Express' will roll into Mumbai on Saturday — in it, Anna Hazare supporters will spread the word on the Bill among the city's train commuters.
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Bombay vs New York - Mid-Day

Bombay vs New York - Mid-Day | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Mid-DayBombay vs New YorkMid-DayNow, in an ongoing photo documentation project called Bombay vs New York, 41 year-old NYC-based photographer of Indian origin, Nisha Sondhe trains the lens of her Canon 5D Mark II over her two favourite muses.
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Cops to take custody of serial blast accused - The Times of India

Cops to take custody of serial blast accused - The Times of India | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
A city crime team has gone to Mumbai to take custody of two alleged members of the terror outfit Indian Mujahideen, who are accused in the case of the (Cops to take custody of serial blast accused: A city crime team has gone to Mumbai to take custo...)...
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Vanishing Bombay:Documenting heritage of Mumbai.

Vanishing Bombay:Documenting heritage of Mumbai. | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Vanishing Bombay : Documenting the heritage of Bombay . Fellow bombayites, this is a pretty good initiative ...
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Les dabbawallahs de Bombay inspirent une solution logistique à ...

Les dabbawallahs de Bombay inspirent une solution logistique à ... | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Il existe à Bombay un système unique au monde pour livrer des " gamelles ". En effet comme il est interdit à de nombreux indiens d'ingérer de la nourriture préparée par n'importe qui, les dabbawallahs acheminent à pieds, ...
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Lakes full, no water worries for Mumbaikars - Daily News & Analysis

Lakes full, no water worries for MumbaikarsDaily News & AnalysisMumbai may not have to face scarcity of water as two more lakes, Vihar and Tansa, are very close to the overflow mark, thanks to consistent rainfall in catchment areas.
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Dahi Handi in Mumbai: The Anna effect - NDTV.com

Dahi Handi in Mumbai: The Anna effect - NDTV.com | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
NDTV.comDahi Handi in Mumbai: The Anna effectNDTV.comMumbai: As the country celebrates Janmashthmi today, Mumbai's first big festival after the 13/7 terror attacks, Govindas in the city get set to aim high for the dahi handies, some for pride, some...
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Midnight's Children, 30 years on | Best Financial News

Like many South Bombayites he's ended up a North Mumbaikar, only occasionally buying a train ticket on the "yellow-and-brown local trains [that] clatter south towards Churchgate Station from Dadar and Borivli, ...
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In just a decade, Navi Mum population jumps by 87% - Times of India

In just a decade, Navi Mum population jumps by 87% - Times of India | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
In just a decade, Navi Mum population jumps by 87%Times of IndiaMUMBAI: At the dawn of the new millennium, Navi Mumbai was a small town where people could stay in affordable homes and travelled all the way to the "city" to reach their workplaces.
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Man kills mother for refusing to serve dinner in Mumbai - Daily News & Analysis

Man kills mother for refusing to serve dinner in MumbaiDaily News & AnalysisA Malad resident on Saturday killed his mother when she did not serve him dinner as she had gone to sleep early.
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Chhota Shakeel's father dead; ganglords expected to attend funeral - Daily News & Analysis

Chhota Shakeel's father dead; ganglords expected to attend funeral - Daily News & Analysis | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
Chhota Shakeel's father dead; ganglords expected to attend funeralDaily News & AnalysisTemkar Street was seen as crowded on Friday night, not only because of the usual Ramzan shopping, but also because the father of one of the most dreaded fugitive...
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Brand Anna: The new fashion trend - NDTV.com

Brand Anna: The new fashion trend - NDTV.com | Passage to Mumbai | Scoop.it
NDTV.comBrand Anna: The new fashion trendNDTV.comPTI, Updated: August 20, 2011 00:30 IST Mumbai: No prizes for guessing what the trendiest piece of garment is at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week: Gandhi caps depicting 'I Am Anna Hazare'.
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Navroze Mubarak, Mumbai! - Daily News & Analysis

CNNGo.comNavroze Mubarak, Mumbai!Daily News & AnalysisParsi New Year is that time of the year when the city's Bawa families get together and spend some much needed quality time.
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Many hungry and angry in Mumbai - Gulf Times

Many hungry and angry in MumbaiGulf TimesStriking work for the first time in their 120-year-old history, Mumbai's famed dabbawalas (tiffin box-carriers) yesterday extended support to anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare in his fight for a stronger...
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