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6 Nov 2017
Maharashtra was created on May 1, 1960 with Bombay as its capital.
Shiv Sena, an Indian regional political party was founded (The Rise of Religious Politics)
13 coordinated bomb explosions 257 deaths and 700 injuries due to Hindu-Muslim riots
The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay was estabalished
Great Bombay textile strike: To obtain bonus and increase in wages
Torrential July rains and flooding push the death toll to nearly 450
Google office in business
Bandra-Worli Sea Link inaugurated.
Mumbai monorail and metro inaugurated
the Reserve Bank of India was founded
National Stock Exchange of India was founded (NSE)
Department of Atomic Energy was founded
Emergence of "Bollywood"
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