makes Mumbai the 'City of Dreams'? - Groupmagix.com Blog
Nov 19, 2012 - Isn't it ironic that the city which hardly sleeps is still called the 'city of dreams'? There is often a debate on whether Mumbai is a suitable...
I was born and brought up in Mumbai. It is located in the state of Maharashtra, on the west coast of India. It was previously known as Bombay. The word Mumbai is derived from the word Mumba which is the name of goddess Kali. There is a big temple of Goddess Mumbadevi in south Mumbai. Mumbai...
Mumbai is the Financial Capital of India
Mumbai is the Bollywood city of India
Mumbai is the city of local trains
Mumbai is the city of dabbawallas
Mumbai is the City of Ambanis
Mumbai is what the Indians affectionately call – the “City of Dreams”. This fabulous city is not only the financial...
In Mumbai, India, during the monsoon season, the beautiful rain continuously falls from the blue, gray skies. When one looks out onto the beautiful inlet of the Arabian Sea they feel at peace with the world. As you walk down the C-shaped, six lane, concrete road, known to all as Marine Drive, the sounds...
Life in Mumbai may just be like the life in some other city, or your city from outside. It’s just the same different people living well almost together, struggling to find their way, striving to make life better. They do have the differences, negatives and ways. But living in this city makes you realise...
sleep at 10pam
What do you eat for your breakfast?
I do not eat breakfast
Can you tell me something about your hometown?
My hometown is Mumbai. Mumbai is the capital of Maharashtra State in India and financial capital of India.
Can you describe your home?
I have a small house. My house has...
finally a deal was sealed amicably. It was announced that Air Sahara will be renamed as Jetlite.
Jet Airways 45 destinations include most of the big cities in India. International destinations include Kathmandu, Colombo, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and London's Heathrow Airport and will soon start serving...
of touch too. But I perceive Mumbai to be a “city of smells”. By this, I don’t imply that ours is a city full of stench and smog, no it’s much more than that! Like each home has a distinct smell of its own, Mumbai has these particular aromas and scents that define the city and give it character.
time, prime outdoor locations are bought over and controlled by large, long term players. A case in point would be how the BEST Bus Queue shelters in Mumbai, and the Delhi Metro Railway Corporation Out-of-Home (OOH) properties are now owned by large private OOH players.
While this trend of larger players...
Just imagine, a small city with 12 million people. Even worse, think about cramming 18,000 people into a single acre. Well this is a dream that has come to reality to people in Mumbai, who live in a little town called Dharavi. Dharavi is called "the largest slum in Asia." Not only is it the largest slum...
About Film City
Film City can be rightly known as a synonym to the city of Mumbai. It is located in the outskirts near Sanjay Gandhi National Park and close to the Aarey colony in Goregaon (East). Film city was the dream of Dada Saheb Phalke and is thus known on his name as...
Gallery of Modern Art
Project Cinema City: Research Arts & Documentary Practices.
-By Ashdeep Singh
National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi is the leading Indian Art Gallery. We were quite lucky to have the chance to attend the exhibition “Project Cinema City” there. The exhibition was hosted to...
from slum Mumbai who wanted to experience the biggest day of his life; with the whole Indian nation watching -the show, ‘Who Want to a Millionaire? He answered all the question and won 20 million Ropes, he make a victory in history of the show but he is poor and uneducated from slum Mumbai this is unbelievable...
Beautiful City...Mumbai...Or Formerly Known As Bombay! But Justice Can Be Done Only When One Lives Mumbai Themselves.
"The City That Never Sleeps" "The City Of Dreams"....Well, Mumbai Truly Justifies These Tags Given To It By The Millions Of Visitors Who Flock To Do A Reality Check.
Mumbai, Was A...
of JULY 2011.
The analysis of data was conducted at Parle Products Pvt. Ltd Mumbai with the
help of the data and samples provided by Indianet from 7 major cities in India
Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Lucknow which covers
roughly 4 zones North, East...
Frontier" as a result of his side's inability to win a Test series in India. Victory in 2001 against the Australians marked the beginning of a dream run for India under their captain Ganguly, winning Test matches in Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, West Indies and England. The England series is also known for...
Pakistan’s admission that its citizens were involved in the Mumbai terror attacks by “orchestrating back-channel intelligence exchanges” between India and Pakistan, a report in The Washington Post claimed Monday.
“In the aftermath of the Mumbai terrorist attacks, the CIA orchestrated back-channel intelligence...
NAVI MUMBAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
NAVI MUMBAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
CIDCO - THE COUNTRY'S PREMIER TOWN PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT AGENCY
When Mumbai's population shot up by 40% in the decade of 1951-61 and by 43.80% in the following decade, it resulted in rapid upheaval in the way of life for the majority...
and computer rooms, playgrounds to name a few.
In academics, the school has been ranking high and is talked about amongst the best schools in Mumbai.
The Upscale Concept
As the name “Upscale" symbolizes, Hiranandani Upscale will scale up the expectations and lifestyle. Hiranandani Upscale will...
Bombay – now known as Mumbai – is the home of Bollywood movies and India’s city of gold, its financial capital. Like a magnet, it draws in people from all over the country. But behind the glitz, glamour and the hype lurks a different reality – a city landscape dominated by massive, sprawling slums –...
Why Survival Comes First In Mumbai Slums
3:38pm UK, Friday December 11, 2009
Anna Botting, Sky News presenter
The slum-dwellers of Dharavi still talk about when director Danny Boyle came to town to shoot Slumdog Millionaire.
Trash is turned into treasure in the slums - and the community...
Mumbai, earlier known as Bombay is a city of dreams as every person enters this city with a dream in his heart. Filled with vigor and excitement, vacation in Mumbai can definitely be a memorable experience for a tourist. However, it is mandatory to plan the itinerary as it can be a total chaos for one...
In Mumbai, I see old and new worlds at the same time; I see and visit five-stars and dhabas at the same time. It's such a variety of culture for me that I don't think I can find anywhere else in the world.
I love Mumbai because it's a can-do, fabulously frantic city where anything is possible...
the major players in the world IT sector are present in the country.
The major cities that account for about nearly 90% of the sector's exports are Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Trivandrum, Noida, Mumbai and Pune. Bangalore is considered to be the Silicon Valley of India because it is the...
struggles won by its inhabitants (for one, the HIV rate among sex workers in Sonagachi is remarkably low: 5% compared to 80% in Mumbai)”. So, is 5% safe? What about the other cities from India? Are the Indian authorities successfully in their work to improve the life in the red districts and they don’t need...
had relocated from central London to its current head office.
Cadbury previously maintained its head office was at 25 Berkeley Square in Mayfair, City of Westminster. In 1992 the company leased the space for £55 per 1 square foot (0.093 m2). In 2002 the company agreed to pay £68.75 per square foot...
horrible, recycle system was not apply in Mumbai, those rubbish was collected ad form a large garbage landfill. Environment has been polluted, therefore the slums face problem of getting clean water resource for daily use.
The low education level in Mumbai effect the living standard of the local citizen...
Mumbai – the city of dreams, the city of broken dreams. Millions go unnoticed like sand castles washed away at the beach, millions are attracted by the skyscrapers of Elphinstone, and millions are immortalized like the Elephanta-s. From Haji Ali to Siddhivinayak, from local trains to the Vada Pav, from...
In what ways is mumbai important as a metropolitan city?
Mumbai serves as an important economic hub of the country, contributing 10% of all factory employment, 40% of all income tax collections, 60% of all customs duty collections, 20% of all central excise tax collections, 40% of India's foreign trade...
Development Issues in Mumbai: Insights at an MMRDA Complex, Kanjurmarg
DEVELOPMENT RELATED ISSUES IN MUMBAI
The purpose of this study is to understand the issues related to development in the city of Mumbai and to unearth the paradoxically different repercussions & meaning such development may...