Water transport along east coast from 2018

Water transport along east coast from 2018

Expected to ease pressure on trains, enhance connectivity.

More open spaces in development plan: CM Fadnavis

More open spaces in development plan: CM Fadnavis

The draft proposal for Mumbai Development Plan (2014-34) has earmarked 3,000 hectares of the no development zone (NDZ) for affordable housing and amenity policy.

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According to the Mumbai Police SIT, Divya was with Gadoli when he was shot by a Gurgaon Police team, which makes her a ‘high-risk witness’

Proposal under consideration, says SDM; inflatable versions of mascot to be put up at major tourist spots

The fire broke out on the fourth floor of the Metro House, a residential and commercial building that houses the popular Cafe Mondegar, around 4 pm.

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Mumbai: ACB arrests two cops for accepting bribe
Mumbai: ACB arrests two cops for accepting bribe

The complainant had been acquitted in a case and the accused, working at the Esplanade court, demanded the bribe amount to ensure that the police did not file an appeal against the acquittal in the higher court.

Mumbai: 26-year-old man dies chasing auto for Rs 2
Mumbai: 26-year-old man dies chasing auto for Rs 2

The incident took place in the wee hours of July 23 at Godrej Colony, Vikhroli.

IIT Bombay hostel renovation leaves students in mess
IIT Bombay hostel renovation leaves students in mess

Residents of Hostel 7 returned for the new session, which began on July 18, to find that the building was undergoing renovation.

South Mumbai diamond jewellery theft: Tardeo police yet to recover valuables, probe on
South Mumbai diamond jewellery theft: Tardeo police yet to recover valuables, probe on

The complainant is a NRI businessman who is based in Muscat but frequently travels to Mumbai.

Commuter figures up, BEST to increase AC bus services
Commuter figures up, BEST to increase AC bus services

While 5,177 commuters used the buses from Jan to June, number shot up to 8,294 in July after fares were halved.

New to Mumbai: I like attitude people have towards work, says Mayank Gupta
New to Mumbai: I like attitude people have towards work, says Mayank Gupta

He has a Chartered Financial Analyst certification and has recently joined a start-up in the city after having worked in a start-up in Bangalore earlier.

Life on the Local: How Mumbai residents played cameo, pivotal roles in reel and real lives
Life on the Local: How Mumbai residents played cameo, pivotal roles in reel and real lives

In recent years, however, not content with the bits and pieces roles that Mumbai lifeline has played, it has also been used by several stars to connect with people while carrying out the promotional activity of their films.

Eight penguins arrive in Mumbai zoo
Eight penguins arrive in Mumbai zoo

The penguins have been brought in as part of a Rs 45-crore project, which includes the cost of purchasing them, setting up their enclosure and their maintenance for five years.

More open spaces in development plan: CM Fadnavis
More open spaces in development plan: CM Fadnavis

The draft proposal for Mumbai Development Plan (2014-34) has earmarked 3,000 hectares of the no development zone (NDZ) for affordable housing and amenity policy.

Water transport along east coast from 2018
Water transport along east coast from 2018

Expected to ease pressure on trains, enhance connectivity.

Maharashtra stays ouster of illegal SRA tenants
Maharashtra stays ouster of illegal SRA tenants

The apex court had directed the SRA to conduct a survey of the allotments under this scheme in the city to ascertain illegal transfer of tenements by original allottees.

Coastal amusement park in Sindhudurg: 7 yrs on, state starts land acquisition for ‘Sea World’
Coastal amusement park in Sindhudurg: 7 yrs on, state starts land acquisition for ‘Sea World’

According to the original plan, the government had decided to acquire 1,390 acres for the core ‘Sea World’ as well as for the development of ancillary tourism facilities such as hotels, resorts and restaurants around it.

Mumbai: ‘Crossing wardens’ to oversee traffic around schools
Mumbai: ‘Crossing wardens’ to oversee traffic around schools

Step taken after traffic police write to all private schools for assistance

Rewind — Shikha Joshi case: ‘Everyone wants to believe she killed self… it’s not so simple for us’
Rewind — Shikha Joshi case: ‘Everyone wants to believe she killed self… it’s not so simple for us’

The family has now gone till the office of Home Minister Rajnath Singh and are looking to take the matter up with the commission again.

Death of drug addict flummoxes cops, Mumbai Police still hunt for elusive witness
Death of drug addict flummoxes cops, Mumbai Police still hunt for elusive witness

The hours were caught in the CCTV camera mounted just a few feet away and the police are now investigating the footage.

Mumbai: Cadaver donation takes place for third day in a row
Mumbai: Cadaver donation takes place for third day in a row

A senior citizen, father of a paan and paani-puri stall owner, passed away at Nanavati Hospital, and his liver, both kidneys and cornea were donated.

Three leptospirosis deaths in a week, BMC initiates screening in nearby areas
Three leptospirosis deaths in a week, BMC initiates screening in nearby areas

Following these deaths, the BMC has carried out inspection in 1,730 houses in areas where the three patients lived to screen possible cases of leptospirosis.

Mumbai man goes missing with daughter, texts wife to say he has killed her, will commit suicide
Mumbai man goes missing with daughter, texts wife to say he has killed her, will commit suicide

An investigating officer said Khan and his wife were living separately and that he was upset with Shaziya over personal issues.

Mumbai Paper Clip: ‘Nearly half of women migrants in Mumbai work as domestic helps’
Mumbai Paper Clip: ‘Nearly half of women migrants in Mumbai work as domestic helps’

Anaemia was frequently observed among the migrant women. In Mumbai, 62.2 per cent of the female migrants were moderately anaemic and 9.9 per cent were severely anaemic.

CST heritage gallery expansion on cards
CST heritage gallery expansion on cards

To make it bigger, CR is also planning to call for volunteers for the formation of a group called ‘Friends of CST’ by next week.