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  2. Mumbai - Wikipedia

    Mumbai is the seat of the Bombay High Court, which exercises jurisdiction over the states of Maharashtra and Goa, and the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. Mumbai also has two lower courts, the Small Causes Court for civil matters, and the Sessions Court for criminal cases. Mumbai also has a special Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (TADA) court for people accused of conspiring and abetting acts of terrorism in the city.

  3. Mumbai | India | Britannica

    Mumbai, formerly Bombay, city, capital of Maharashtra state, southwestern India. It is the country’s financial and commercial centre and its principal port on the Arabian Sea. Located on Maharashtra’s coast, Mumbai is India’s most-populous city, and it is one of the largest and most densely populated urban areas in the world.

  4. Mumbai, previously known as Bombay is one of the most populous and biggest cities of Maharashtra. Also the biggest metropolis of this state, Mumbai is also popular as the entertainment and...

  5. Mumbai (Bombay) travel - Lonely Planet | India, Asia

    Mumbai (Bombay) Mumbai, formerly Bombay, is big. It’s full of dreamers and hard-labourers, starlets and gangsters, stray dogs and exotic birds, artists and servants, fisherfolk and crorepatis (millionaires), and lots and lots of people. It has India’s most prolific film industry, some of Asia’s biggest slums (as well as the world’s most expensive home) and the largest tropical forest in an urban zone.

  6. Mumbai, India - NASA

    Mumbai, India. With almost 23 million residents, Mumbai, India, is the second largest city in the world. Rapid population growth in Mumbai is evident in this image from the International Space Station that shows several regions of the city with active land reclamation activities on its coasts, bays and hinterlands. Image of the Day Land

  7. Mumbai, India 2023: Best Places to Visit - Tripadvisor

    Essential Mumbai Do Places to see, ways to wander, and signature experiences. 2022 Gateway of India 12,537 Monuments & Statues, Points of Interest & Landmarks Marine Drive 8,189 Scenic Drives, Points of Interest & Landmarks 2022 Bandra-Worli Sea Link 9,550 Bridges Shree Siddhivinayak 5,598 Religious Sites Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus 4,512

  8. Mumbai - History | Britannica

    The city was a centre of maritime trade with Persia and Egypt in 1000 bce. It was part of Ashoka’s empire in the 3rd century bce, and in the 2nd century ce it was known as Heptanesia to Ptolemy, the ancient Egyptian astronomer and geographer of Greek descent.

  9. Mumbai News Live Updates: Election Commission likely to decide on...

    Mumbai News Live Updates: Water cut in 12 Mumbai wards on Jan 30-31; ridership on suburban local trains reduces after opening of Metro Lines 2A & 7 Mumbai News Live Updates: These 12 wards will also continue to face low-pressure water supply from January 29 to February 4, as two other civic wards will witness a 25 per cent water supply cut.

  10. Mumbai: Hundreds march against ‘love jihad’, demand law against...

    According to estimates of the Mumbai police, approximately 10,000 to 12,000 citizens participated in the rally. The Hindu Jan Aakrosh Morcha had started with a massive rally in Parbhani district in the Marathwada region in November last year. Activists shouted slogans against “love jihad”, and demanded anti-conversion laws.

  11. Mumbai Metro - Wikipedia

    History Mumbai is the capital of Maharashtra. It is among the largest cities in the world, with a total metropolitan area population of over 2 crore (20 million) as of 2011, and a population growth rate of around 2% per annum. Mumbai has the advantage of a high modal share of the public (88%) in favour of a public mass transport system. The existing Mumbai Suburban Railway carries over 70 lakh ...