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Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is the most populous city in India, most populous metropolitan area in India, and the eighth most populous city in the world, with an estimated city population of 18.4 million and metropolitan area population of 20.7 million as of 2011. Along with the urban areas, including the cities of Navi Mumbai, Thane, Bhiwandi, Kalyan, 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 wealthiest city in India, and has the highest GDP of any city in South, West or Central Asia.


Mumbai is a fictional character from the 2010 romantic drama film Mumbai Pune Mumbai.


"Mumbai" is a musical single of Dan Stone.


"Mumbai" is a film.

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Google previewDiscovering Geography (2005)

by U. Malik

Mumbai is a very busy port. lt has a fine natural harbour. Many ships from far and near visit this harbour. They bring passengers and cargo from all over the world. Mumbai is a great industrial and commercial centre. lt has many modern ...

Google previewPackaging Terrorism (2009)

Co-opting the News for Politics and Profit by Susan Moeller

Mumbai is an extremely densely populated city. As you say, it's the financial capital, and it is a very crowded city. This is...

Google previewFuture Cities: All That Matters (2014)

by Camilla Ween

Greater Mumbai is a megacity of about 19 million people, 60% of whom live in very dense informal settlements. One of these, Dharavi, has 600,000 inhabitants and is many contiguous slums built on swamp land; it is the largest slum in the ...

Google previewThe Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star (2017)

by Vaseem Khan

Mumbai is a city that thrives on extravagant spectacles and larger-than-life characters.

Google previewWorking in the Global Economy (2013)

How to Develop and Manage Your Career Across Borders by Roblyn Simeon

Overall, Mumbai is a dominant urban center in India because of its population, its cosmopolitan lifestyle, and its large share of employment in...

Internations Mumbai is an expat guide with excellent information for living and working in Mumbai.

Google previewThe Urban Section (2014)

An analytical tool for cities and streets by Robert Mantho

Mumbai is an extremely dense city, with mainly medium rise urban ...

Google previewSuperstar India (2008)

From Incredible to Unstoppable by Shobha Dé

We know Mumbai is a magnet that attracts over 300 families a day, who turn up from the back-of-beyond by train, bus and boat, never to leave. And yet, this very city, which cannot support its present population, is dreaming techni-coloured ...

Google previewThe Conspiracy of Life (2003)

Meditations on Schelling and His Time by Jason M. Wirth

Indeed, Mumbai is a vivid reminder that there is no such thing as an essential India, ...

Google previewAtlas of Cities (2014)

by Paul Knox

Consider this: New York is a megacity of nearly 20 million in a nation that is about 85 percent urbanized; 0 5 miles 5 kilometers 0 Mumbai is a megacity of more than 21 million in a nation where two-thirds of the population still live in rural areas ...

Google previewAround the World in Eighty Meals (2010)

Mumbai is a vast banquet.

Google previewFodor's Essential India (2011)

With Delhi, Rajasthan, the Taj Mahal & Mumbai by Caroline Trefler

Mumbai is lndia—vibrant, hectic, frustrating, enervating, and exhilarating, warts and all. Mumbai is a city of extremes, where slum-dwelling strivers making dollars a day serve Bollywood stars and industrial billionaires. It's a 24-hour city stocked ...

Google previewDevelopment Challenges, South-South Solutions: September 2012 Issue

Development Challenges, South-South Solutions is the monthly e-newsletter for the United Nations Development Programme’s South-South Cooperation Unit. by David South, Writer

Mumbai is a crowded and very busy Indian city with an estimated 14 million people. Many residents spend a lot of time commuting - and a lot of time stuck in trafficjams. They need something to occupy them and to keep them informed about ...

Google previewBoundaries of Contagion (2009)

How Ethnic Politics Have Shaped Government Responses to AIDS by Evan S. Lieberman

Although Mumbai is a truly international hub, its politics have not been " cosmopolitan,” and progress on AIDS policy has been stifled by claims and charges of morality in a fierce boundary politics. Political leaders have been prone to the ...

Google previewDictionary of Education

by S. Bhushan

Navi Mumbai, (Private Institution), • Indira Gandhi International Distance Education Academy, IGI, Pune, (Private Institution), • International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, (Deemed University), ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History (2003)

by Joel Mokyr

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Google previewConcise Encyclopaedia of India (2006)

by K.R. Gupta, K.R. Gupta & Amita Gupta

The MTNL is responsible for the management, control and operations of telecom services except public telegraph service in the metropolitan cities of Delhi and Mumbai including Kalyan, New Mumbai and Thane. The MTNL has made great ...

Google previewIndia Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic by Arnold P. Kaminsky, Roger D. Long Ph.D.

MUMBAI British rule, Bombay was both a city and the capital of a vast presidency comprising Gujarat, western Maharashtra, and parts of Karnataka and Sindh in Pakistan. Aden was also governed from Bombay. As a result of the Government ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Terrorism (2012)

by Peter Chalk

The day after the bombings, Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh and National Congress leader Sonia Gandhi visited Mumbai and met with those injured in the explosions. Singh announced that 200,000 lakta (US$4,460) would be given ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Urban Studies (2009)

by Ray Hutchison

MUMbai (boMbay), india Mumbai , formerly known as Bombay, is an island city located on India's west coast; with a ...

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ISL is lived in India. No one destroy ISL. ISL cultures are different. ISL is powerful. Long Live ISL!!!!

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