According to MPCB officials, there are 414 registered manufacturers of plastic bags in the state, of which 84 are in Mumbai.
Bombay Archbishop has slammed the statement stating that it stems from lack of knowledge of her work.
Mangrove park proposal gets a boost after Union minister Prakash Javadekar’s visit last week.
The aquarium was shut in March 2013 and was scheduled to reopen by August last year.
The gold was intercepted by customs officials from the ‘scheduled to depart’ Indigo flight 6E 81.
The Bombay Archdiocese has also encouraged new versions of ‘abstinence’ by encouraging Catholics to practice ‘carbon fasting’.
Over 30 institutions exhibited ignorance about BMC 'development plan' and said they won’t give up.
A study has also found that the project will increase congestion on roads, air pollution and solid waste generation.
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar visits Mulund, Kanjurmarg and Deonar dumping grounds Monday along with BJP MP Kirit Somaiya.
The app has been developed by the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM).
The community is hurt by Bollywood’s repeated wrong, distasteful depiction of the community and its faith.
Ankur Patel has set up a website, www.airindialostmybags.com to compile a list of passengers who suffered a similar fate.
The Bishop was addressing a crowd of nearly 1,500 people at Azad Maidan for the ‘solidarity rally’.
Earlier, AIB had said on social media it stood by its belief in the ‘right to absolute freedom of expression’.
Fate of another 2,298 trees hangs in suspense.
In 2014, around 67 suspected bird strikes at the Mumbai airport were reported to the DGCA.
Letter alleges NSCI violated lease conditions by permitting a commercial event at venue.
Since October, four leopards and a lioness have died at the national park.
For a smooth ride in the city, civic body allocates Rs 3,857.53 cr for 2015-16, up by 36.25% from last year.
Considered one of the tastiest crab species, the mangrove crab in their natural habitats can grow up to 800 gm
Of the Rs 363.17 crore allocated for 2014-15, only Rs 27.77 crore was spent.
KV Satyamurty razed his bungalow in 2001 to make way for a seven-storey building.
Around Rs 3 crore likely to be set aside to scrutinise hawker forms and provide them ID cards.
“We are looking at installing 111 cameras along the perimeter," said a MIAL officer.
Here’s what to watch out for in the coming BMC budget.
A dead rain tree and its tall branches have now become a ‘giraffe family’ within a week
BMC has given the go-ahead for installing telecom towers across 400 gardens in the city.
The gardens dept said that the proposals to erect the towers were sanctioned by the standing committee.
Orders MPCB to erect checkposts manned by appropriate agency or an NGO outside each industrial area.
CAR mandates carrying out a noise mapping study around airports, including the areas directly under the flight paths.
The centre will provide a glimpse into the marine and coastal biodiversity around Mumbai.
The tree census will cost the BMC Rs 2.7 crore and is likely to end by October.
Mangrove cell has asked civic ward to clean the mangroves at the earliest.
The gold metal plate was seized from a Srilankan national who had arrived from Madagascar via Mauritius, said Customs officials.
The session saw different voices, some who blamed human interference and others who blamed natural causes.
The gathering had no speakers to point out the possible side-effects of using GM crops on the soil.