Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Stories of horror and courage
The new film “Hotel Mumbai” adopts a chilling but sensitive approach to the 2008 attack
movie & TV
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 17:21
Air Italy follows up Bangkok-Milan route with new Indian services next month
Air Italy’s newly introduced Bangkok-Milan service will be closely followed by the inauguration of the airline’s new flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Italy on October 28 and 30, respectively.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 13:35
India's billion-dollar battle to build the world's biggest statue
The world's biggest statue is rising in a remote corner of India to honour an independence hero but it could quickly be outdone by a monument to a Hindu warrior king in the sea off Mumbai.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
Cashless microfinance trend in India offers model for helping Thailand’s poor
THE integration of cashless technology in microfinance lending in Mumbai is being studied as a model for how the innovation’s success in India’s business hub can be applied to help the urban poor in Thailand.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
Thai SMEs woo Indian palate in Mumbai
Thai small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are aiming to enter the food market in Mumbai where the middle-income segment is growing fast along with the fast-rising Indian economy. But pricing of products is proving the most challenging.
Sat, 04 Aug 2018 14:45
Boxing and food feature at Thai Festival opening in Mumbai
Muay Thai boxing and Thai foods kicked off the two-day Thai Festival 2018 on Saturday in India’s high-energy entrepreneurial city.
The Royal Thai Consulate-General launched the festival at the Phoenix Market City Mall in the city’s centre.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 17:55
Indian state calls for Thai investment
SMEs in Thailand and Maharashtra have the capability to explore joint collaborations in food processing, dairy, textiles and information technology sectors, according to Subhash Desai, minister for industries and mining in the central Indian state of Maharashtra, at the roundtable discussion on small- and medium-sized enterprises from Thailand at the World Trade Centre in Mumbai.
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 15:59
Mumbai's Victorian Gothic and Art Deco buildings win UNESCO status
Mumbai's Art Deco buildings -- believed to be the world's second largest collection after Miami -- were added on Saturday to UNESCO's World Heritage List alongside the city's better-known Victorian Gothic architecture.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 20:00
Five dead as plane plunges into Mumbai building site
A small plane crashed into a construction site in a densely populated part of India's financial capital Mumbai on Thursday, killing five people including one on the ground, officials said.
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 15:30
War, wine and wonders: hopefuls vie for place on UNESCO heritage list
Inuit hunting grounds, World War I cemeteries, Art Deco heritage in Mumbai and Italy's wine-producing Prosecco hills are among 30 hopefuls in the running to join UNESCO's famous list as the World Heritage Committee meets from Sunday in Bahrain.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
Colour sweeps through Mumbai slums
A civic group is making the rounds of impoverished districts with paint brigades
Sun, 20 May 2018 14:03
Watchdog condemns disruption in distribution of Pakistan's Dawn newspaper
Islamabad - International media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the disruption in distribution of Pakistan's oldest newspaper Dawn after it published an interview suggesting that Pakistani militants were behind the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
Tue, 15 May 2018 14:20
Playing for keeps in Mumbai
The first Indian show in the Netflix Originals category “Sacred Games” will premiere on July 6 on Netflix in all territories where Netflix is available, the streaming service announced last week.
movie & TV
Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00
Mumbai gets a Mango Tree
Having won loyal followings at its branches in Bangkok, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Manila and London, Thai-inspired restaurant chain Mango Tree has arrived in Mumbai, India, with a luxurious setting in the new Horizon lifestyle complex.
Tue, 27 Feb 2018 13:30
Drowning caused Sridevi's death, say Dubai police
Mumbai - India mourned Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor after her death in Dubai aged just 54, as police in the emirate said she drowned in her hotel bathtub.