'A good thing has happened,' said Vinduri Mirchandani, who has just celebrated her 100th birthday. She was injured in the blast at Century Bazaar.
The marsh crocodile was first spotted by policemen patrolling inside the BMC’s largest water treatment plant complex.
The tribunal passed the order while hearing an by Right To Information (RTI) activist Mohammed Ishtiaque Bagban.
The 5,500-sq-m water body will be surrounded by walkways, seating arrangements; construction debris hitherto covering the pond will be used to build hillock-like structures around it.
The city that gets deluged by the monsoon also loves its showers.
And she points to the man, whose face is splashed across the newspapers in front of her for that misery.
In Maharashtra, 294 cases of animal-related deaths and injuries were reported in 2014, according to the NCRB.
In June, SpiceJet operated 521 flights from Mumbai, while Air India operated 1,248 departing flights.
Protestors allege that the company has not given them any raises since two years and have 'tricked' new employees into forming another union to dilute the simmering discontent.
Studies show PM1 is the cause of pollution-linked cardiovascular disease.
A blue whale that lost its way. Villagers who did everything they could to save their devmasa. The story of a heroic struggle on a beach near Mumbai.
"The flight hit while aligning with the aerobridge damaging the fuselage close to the front door of the aircraft," a DGCA source said.
An area of about 20 hectares along the stretch is being reclaimed for the project, according to NGO Paryavaran Dakshata Manch, which has filed the petition.
For the first time, forest department officials knew exactly where Chotu, the Great Indian Bustard (GIB) went.
After confirming the dolphin at the spot at 7.30 pm, a stretcher to carry the 200-kg dolphin was made by 11pm to the tempo to transport it to Dharmantar creek, 20 km away.
8-foot Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin stuck in shallow water at Nagothane; rescue efforts on.
These women are among the first oyster farmers in the state.
Mix of Portuguese and Marathi getting discarded by younger generations.
12.5% women defecate in open despite BMC making a provision of Rs 5.25 crore for pay-and-use toilets.
Despite efforts to move the 20-tonne marine animal by local fishermen, Alibaug forest department for more than 10 hours, the whale died ashore around 4am Thursday, said officials from the forest department.
Identifying the contraband before seizure tough for agencies.
In October 2013, the Nation Green Tribunal had ordered all 239 ‘polluting’ industries on the banks to be shut.
The death toll in the hooch tragedy in Malvani reached 64 on Friday evening, with 30 others still in a critical condition.
On Friday, as news of more men dying reached the Lakshmi Nagar slums, women began sending their ‘alcoholic’ husbands who drank from the same shack the previous night for blood tests.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has asked the crime branch to submit a report within two days. Three people have been arrested so far.
Interestingly, the forest department has also written to the Mumbai police commissioner to look into the matter.
A spokesperson for CIDCO, which provides amenities in the region, confirmed that only 10 per cent of the current occupants would actually be artistes.
Officials intercepted the passenger Chambo Fatma Basil, who travelled from Dar es Salaam to Mumbai via Doha using Qatar Airways.
The Siddharth college was founded by an education trust run by Ambedkar, where the artefacts will be soon showcased.
Bombay High Court tells state govt to frame rehabilitation scheme for horses and 700 families operating the business.
The Mumbai lab has got exclusive kits to determine the origin of seized bovine meat — whether cow, buffalo, or bullock — to see if the samples fall foul of the Maharashtra beef ban
Fire officials have also said that the fire was reported at 5.32 pm and is a Grade 2 call, with more fire engines being rushed to the spot.
Since January, Customs officials have seized 250 kgs of gold at Mumbai airport.
In 2014-15, MPCB monitored pollutants such as RSPM, SOx and NOx across 71 active AAQMS in Maharashtra.
There was no official word from Air India.
Kumar has been booked under sections of the IPC and IT Act.
Through two broad chapters on the investigation and the trial, Avirook Sen presents how the Talwars were hit with a double whammy: a shoddy and insensitive investigation by the UP Police and the CBI and what Sen believed was a premeditated judgment.