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London mayor wants IPL in English capital, in talks with franchises

London, April 10 | The Indian Premier League (IPL) matches could soon be played in London in the coming years, if London mayor Sadiq...

20 injured in blast at B’desh Mayor’s residence

By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 7 | At least 20 people were injured in a blast at the residence of a Bangladesh municipality Mayor.The incident...

Agra mayor’s fast to highlight pollution opens pandora’s box

By Brij KhandelwalAgra, April 3 | A day long fast by the BJP mayor of Agra, Navin Jain, to highlight the problem of pollution...

San Francisco mayor announces efforts to protect public safety

San Francisco, March 25 | San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced new efforts to advance public safety in the city and provide targeted support...

60% Mayor, chairperson posts go to women in Andhra

Amaravati, March 18 | In the just concluded elections for municipal corporations mayors and municipalities chairpersons posts in Andhra Pradesh, women...

Elections for mayor, municipal chairperson underway in Andhra

Amaravati, March 18 | Elections for the posts of mayor and deputy mayor for 11 municipal corporations and for the posts of chairpersons...

San Francisco mayor announces new initiative for small business recovery

San Francisco, March 4 | San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced the launch of a new initiative to promote small business economic recovery and...

Rukmini Made Gowda of JD(S) elected as Mysuru Mayor

Mysuru, Feb 25 | Rukmini Made Gowda, JD(S) corporator from Ward No. 36, was on Wednesday elected the Mayor of the Mysuru City Corporation...

Bengaluru violence: SC notice on plea against bail to ex-Mayor

New Delhi, Feb 19 | The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from Karnataka government and others on a plea against the bail granted...

Mumbai Mayor hits the streets, orders people to wear masks

Mumbai, Feb 17 | As the state apparently hurtles towards a second lockdown, Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar on Wednesday took to the streets...

Former Mayor gets bail in Bengaluru riots case

Bengaluru, Feb 13 | Karnataka High Court on Friday granted conditional bail to former Bengaluru Mayor and Congress leader R. Sampath Raj, who was...

Jaipur Mayor sets example, works till few hours before delivery

Jaipur, Feb 11 | Setting an example of putting public service before personal comforts, Jaipur Nagar Nigam (Greater) Mayor Dr Saumya Gurjar continued to...

TRS women elected Greater Hyderabad Mayor, Deputy Mayor

Hyderabad, Feb 11 | Telangana Rashtra Samithi's Vijayalakshmi R. Gadwal was elected as the new Mayor of Greater Hyderabad on Thursday.Mothe Srilatha, also of...

SF Mayor unveils expanded mental health support for students

San Francisco, Jan 30 | San Francisco Mayor London Breed has announced that the city is expanding mental health support for students and their...

Agra mayor seeks night ban on expressway traffic

Agra (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 19 | The Mayor of Agra, Naveen Jain, has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath seeking...

Washington DC mayor concerned about attacks on residential area

Washington, Jan 18 | Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser on Sunday expressed concern about possible attacks on the city's residential area as President-elect Joe...

Indian-American Democrat running for Cincinnati Mayor

Washington, Jan 16 | Aftab Pureval, an Indian-American Democrat, has announced his candidature for the Mayor of the US city of Cincinnati in Ohio...

NYC running out of COVID-19 vaccines’ supply: Mayor

New York, Jan 16 | New York City is on course to run out of Covid-19 vaccine supply next week and has asked the...

NYC to cancel Trump Organization contracts: Mayor

New York, Jan 14 | Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced that the City of New York is taking steps to terminate three Trump...

San Francisco Mayor announces initiatives to combat human trafficking

San Francisco, Jan 9 | San Francisco Mayor London Breed has announced new initiatives to combat and prevent human trafficking in the US city.Starting...

London mayor declares ‘major incident’ due to rising Covid infections

London, Jan 9 | Mayor of London Sadiq Khan declared a "major incident" in the British capital as rising coronavirus cases are threatening to...

Pandemic battle highlighted in NYC Mayor’s photo collection

New York, Jan 3 | New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has promoted a collection of 42 pictures posted on social media by...

Mumbai Mayor halts building work to save ancient Banganga Tank

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Jan 2 | In a swift move, Mayor Kishori Pednekar has halted the construction activities...

NYC Covid test positivity rate tops 9 %: Mayor

New York, Jan 2 | New York City's Covid-19 test positivity rate on a seven-day average topped 9 per cent, reaching 9.41 per cent,...

Walther Troger, mayor of 1972 Olympic Village, dead aged 91

Berlin, Dec 31 | Walther Troger, an honorary International Olympic Committee (IOC), has died at the age of 91. The German's contributions to the...

Tel Aviv Mayor announces run for national elections

Tel Aviv, Dec 30 | Ron Huldai, Mayor of the Israeli capital of Tel Aviv, has announced that he was running in the upcoming...

Houston Mayor urges collective efforts to reduce violence

Houston, Dec 28 | Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has urged community leaders to work together to bring down violence in the city located in...

NYC Covid-19 test positivity rate up to 6.78%: Mayor

New York, Dec 27 | New York City's coronavirus test positivity rate on a seven-day average has increased to 6.78 per cent in the...

NYC Covid-19 test positivity rate up to 6.69%: Mayor

New York, Dec 26 | New York City's coronavirus test positivity rate on a seven-day average has increased to 6.69 per cent in the...

Democracy restored in J&K due to PM Modi, Shah: Jammu Mayor

Jammu, Dec 24 | In the first democratic exercise after the abrogation of Article 370, the Mayor of Jammu Chander Mohan Gupta spoke to...

Ex-US prez contender Andrew Yang files papers for NYC Mayor race

New York, Dec 24 | Former US Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang has filed papers to contest in the New York City's Mayoral race.He...

NYC Covid-19 test positivity rate up to 6.25%: Mayor

New York, Dec 21 | New York City's coronavirus test positivity rate on a seven-day average went up to 6.25 per cent, compared with...

NYC Mayor urges Congress to provide funding in stimulus plan

New York, Dec 17 | New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has urged Congress to heed to local needs in the ongoing stimulus...

London Mayor calls for schools to close early

London, Dec 14 | London Mayor Sadiq Khan has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government to ask all secondary schools and colleges in the...

Covid-19 vaccine shipments for NYC as early as Dec 15: Mayor

New York, Dec 4 | New York City is expecting Covid-19 vaccine shipments as early as December 15 and the first batch will prioritize...

NYC Covid-19 infection rate tops 5%: Mayor

New York, Dec 4 | New York City's Covid-19 infection rate on a seven-day average surpassed 5 per cent for the first time in...

Tourists without masks to be photographed, fined: Panaji Mayor

Panaji, Nov 30 | Cracking the whip on tourists who refuse to wear face masks and argue against civic authorities, Panaji Mayor Uday Madkaikar...

NYC Covid infection rate hits new high of 3.9%: Mayor

New York, Nov 30 | New York City's Covid-19 infection rate on 7-day average has reached a new height of 3.9 per cent, compared...

Srinagar Mayor Junaid Mattoo joins Apni Party

Srinagar, Nov 27 | A day after getting elected as the Mayor of Srinagar Muncipal Corporation (SMC), Junaid Mattoo joined the Apni Party on...

NIA seeks ex-B’luru Mayor’s custody in riots case

Bengaluru, Nov 20 | Troubles for former Bengaluru Mayor, R. Sampath Raj don't seem to end. As soon as his police custody ended on...

B’luru riots: former B’lru Mayor’s custody extended by a day

Bengaluru, Nov 19 | The local court extended former Bengaluru mayor and Congress leader, R. Sampath Raj's custody by one day, on Thursday.Raj,...

San Francisco to adjust reopening: Mayor

San Francisco, Nov 17 | San Francisco Mayor London Breed has announced that the US city will adjust the reopening of its businesses and...

K’taka Cong dares BJP to arrest ex-Mayor named in Bluru riots

Bengaluru, Nov 14 | The Karnataka leader of opposition, Siddaramaiah, on Saturday countered the ruling BJP by asking what the state police were doing...

NYC COVID-19 infection rate remains above 2%: Mayor

New York, Nov 11 | The COVID-19 infection rate on 7-day average in New York City was 2.31 percent, up from 2.21 percent one...

San Francisco Mayor announces relief expansion for small businesses

San Francisco, Nov 10 | San Francisco Mayor London Breed has announced a $3.5 million expansion of a loan program to support small businesses...

Portland Mayor denounces attack on city commissioner’s home

Portland, Nov 7 | Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler has denounced the attack on the city commissioner's residence, saying "violence, criminal destruction and intimidation are...

NYC not seeing 2nd Covid-19 wave: Mayor

New York, Nov 6 | The latest Covid-19 infection rate on a seven-day average stood at 1.81 per cent in New York City, which...

NYC Mayor slams Trump for doubting election validity

New York, Nov 3 | New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has slammed US President Donald Trump for doubting the validity of the...

1mn New Yorkers cast ballots as one day left for early...

New York, Nov 2 | One million New Yorkers have voted early in the city, tweeted Mayor Bill de Blasio, while encouraging more voters...

Mayor stresses need to improve NYPD amid preparedness for Election Day

New York, Oct 31 | New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio emphasized the need to constantly improve and reform the New York Police...

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Twitter appoints Apurva Dalal as Director of Engineering in India

New Delhi, April 20 | Twitter on Tuesday announced to appoint Apurva Dalal as Director of Engineering in India, the micro-blogging platform expands its...