In a significant move, prominent Mumbai residents have written an open letter to chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, pointing out serious flaws in the draft development plan (DP) 2034 and demanded the plan be reformulated in the interest of the city’s future.
After the threat email to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan, the process of setting up a Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) branch in Mumbai has been fast-tracked.
Air India (AI) has warned its cabin crew of ‘strict disciplinary action’ if cases of them holding up a flight and ‘bringing disrepute to the airline’ come to light.
The reported incidence of NDM across the world varies from 1 in 89,000 to 1 in 4 lakh live births and could be higher in communities where consanguineous (blood-related) marriages happen.
Even as commuters rejoice the opening of the north-bound stretch of the Kherwadi flyover on the Western Express Highway (WEH) on Sunday, the news comes with a rider.
Despite an eviction notice from the Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT), the tenants of Metro House in Colaba, which houses iconic establishments such as the famed Café Mondegar, have refused to vacate the premises.
Spreading the message of peace in Mumbai, US national Kia Scherr who lost her family members in the 26/11 attacks, launched Peace Ok Please, a special initiative for policemen, in alliance with the Tata Institute of Social Sciences.
The Mumbai Port Trust’s eviction notice to Colaba’s Metro House may just be the beginning of a long crack down on other buildings that have expired leases – including many iconic ones – across the island city.
Maharashtra minister of state (MoS) for finance Deepak Kesarkar on Saturday said the result of recently- concluded Bandra (East) by-polls shows that Congress leader Narayan Rane's political career has come to an end.
A recent report by the Mumbai fire brigade has revealed that the fire at the Deonar dumping ground, which raged on for more than a week last month, was man-made.
Mumbai's suburban railway commuters can expect to travel in air-conditioned (AC) trains by October, railway minister Suresh Prabhu said on Saturday.
Taking note of the glaring loopholes pointed out in the Comptroller and Auditor General of India’s report for 2014, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said a detailed inquiry needs to be initiated into the monorail project.
Health amenities have been allocated only 0.38sqm per capita, as against the centre’s urban development plans formulations and implementation (UDPFI) guideline of 0.83sqm to 1.28sqm per capita, experts said.
The second statement of Salman Khan’s bodyguard Ravindra Patil was an afterthought, and was taken as part of the police’s plan to book the actor under the stringent law in the 2002 case following public outrage, defence advocate Shrikant Shivade said on Saturday.
Railway ministry will soon be entering into a tie-up with the Maharashtra government to develop and deepen rail network in underdeveloped pockets in the hinterland.