Mumbai

Location : India
Type Of Place : City/Town/Village
Mumbai previously known as Bombay, is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is the most populous city in India, and the fourth most populous city in the world, with a total metropolitan area population of approximately 20.5 million. Along with the neighbouring urban areas, including the cities of Navi Mumbai and Thane, it is one of the most populous urban regions in the world. Mumbai lies on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour. In 2009, Mumbai was named an Alpha world city. It is also the richest city in India, and has the highest GDP of any city in South, West or Central Asia. The seven islands that came to constitute Mumbai were home to communities of fishing colonies. For centuries, the islands were under the control of successive indigenous empires before being ceded to the Portuguese and subsequently to the British East India Company. During the mid-18th century, Mumbai was reshaped by the Hornby Vellard project, which undertook the...
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राधे मिश्रा commented on the citizen journalism by Denzour P
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Denzour P - TICKETING MENACE
GO TO CST IN MUMBAI FOR TICKET. YOU BE IN QUEUE FOR LONG THE MOVEMENT IS TOO SLOW, JUST  COME OUT OF IT AND SEE AGENTS WHERE WATCHING YOU AND THEY WILL COME WITH TICKETS. RAILWAY IS VERY COOL ??????? more »
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Denzour P and 2 more commented on the citizen journalism by Ashish Singhal
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Ashish Singhal - Ipl fever
 Indian Premier LeagueIndian Premier League (IPL) is a Twenty20 cricket tournament where different franchise teams participate for the title. The tournament started in 2008 and from then it usually takes place every year in the months of April - J more »
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