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Ikea breaking brand stereotypes in its India expansion, next stop Mumbai The world's largest online retailer Ikea is going to take its smaller, mall-format stores concept called Hej (pronounced "hey") Home to Mumbai, after the first one's success in Hyderabad. Ikea had opened a Hej Home in Hyderabad last year as an ...

Ola cab driver allegedly 'threatened' passenger in Goregaon of dire consequence after he refused to pay by cash
 A cab rider has alleged that an Ola driver threatened him of dire consequences on Saturday midnight after he refused to pay by cash and insisted on online payment. He alleged that...

Centre may hand over Ravi Pujari cases to CBI
The Union government reportedly plans to hand over all Ravi Pujari cases to the CBI, like it did for gangster Chhota Rajan, with state police departments assisting investigations.

5 killed as major fire breaks out in Mumbai high-rise building
Mumbai: At least five senior citizens were killed and two more, including one fireman, injured in a major fire that engulfed the top floors of a residential building, here on Thursday, officials said.The fire broke out on the 10th floor of the 16-storied Sangam building and quickly spread upwards, trapping many of the residents there, in Tilak Nagar suburb of northeast Mumbai.Of the seven casualties rushed to the Rajawadi Hospital in Ghatkopar, five were pronounced dead.The victims have been identified as Sunita Joshi (72), Bhalchandra Joshi (71), Suman Shrinivas Joshi (83), Sarala Suresh Gangar (52) and Lakshmiben Premji Gangar (83).A senior male citizen, Shrinivas Joshi, 86, along with fireman Chhagan Singh, 28, have been admitted and being treated for suffocation.