Bombay

  • (noun): A city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city (after Calcutta); has the only natural deep-water harbor in western India.
    Synonyms: Mumbai

Some articles on bombay:

David Price (East India Company Officer) - Life
... the siege of Negapatam and the capture of Trincomali in Ceylon during the passage to Bombay, arriving on 22 April 1782 and being appointed the following November to command the 2nd Battalion of Bombay ... minister at Poona, then in 1792 to a staff appointment at Surat by the Bombay governor Jonathan Duncan the elder ... Abu'l-Fazl, though he also rose to become the Bombay Army's judge-advocate-general from 1795 to 1805 ...
The Perfect Murder (film) - Plot
... Police Inspector Ghote lives a middle-class life in Bombay along with his wife, Pratima ... He has been employed with the Bombay Police for many years ... to get a closer look at the working of the Bombay Police, but also realizes that Ghote may not be one of their best police officers ...
Bombay Time (novel)
... Bombay Time is a novel by Thrity Umrigar about the longtime residents of a Parsi apartment building in Bombay and their love–hate relationship with Mumbai, the city of their birth ...
Colaba Causeway - History
... the urgency to its construction was that, Mountstuart Elphinstone, Governor of Bombay (1819-1827), had already built the first home on Malabar Hill, following which the rich quickly started moving in ... of Sir Robert Grant (1779-1838) as the governor of Bombay (1835-1838), and its construction completed in 1838, which used the Old Woman's Island as a part of ...
Bombay, Baroda And Central India Railway - Later Developments
1949, after independence of India, Gaekwar's Baroda State Railway was merged in to Bombay, Baroda and Central India Railway by Government of India ... was the only Railway station on proposed Udaipur–Phulad Railway line by Bombay, Baroda and Central India Railway (BB CI) ... On 5th November, 1951 the Bombay, Baroda, and Central India Railway was merged with the Saurashtra Railway, Rajputana Railway, Jaipur Railway and Cutch State Railway to give rise to ...