Wednesday, Oct 05, 2022



Bombay HC stays demolition action against Chembur slum dwellers citing Ganesh Utsav

September 02, 2022 11:25 am

The Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) on July 1 had issued notices under the Maharashtra Slum Area (Improvement, Clearance and Redevelopment) Act, 1971

Woman dies by suicide, husband, in-laws booked

August 19, 2022 12:27 am

In her statement to the police, Yukta's mother Malti said, “On March 11, Sankpal's mother Shaileja came to know about their affair. She came home and abused my daughter. She said that a Maharadin (Mahar community member) like my daughter does not deserve her son.”

Mumbai: 1 worker dies, 9 injured after slab collapses at garment factory

June 23, 2022 10:07 pm

According to officials, the incident took place at 2.45 pm at the garment factory near Chembur camp. The slab on the first floor of the structure collapsed on workers below.

To avoid similar incidents, slum residents living on vulnerable sites to be relocated

July 27, 2021 11:24 am

Officials from the BMC, who were part of the meeting, said the government was planning to relocate people living within 10 metres of retaining or compound wall from New Bharat Nagar in Chembur.

Chembur slum residents: ‘Shifting to another location will upend our lives’

July 20, 2021 8:39 am

Nineteen people lost their lives at New Bharat Nagar in Chembur’s Vashi Naka area in a landslide triggered by intense rainfall on Sunday. The search and rescue operations were called off by NDRF late Sunday evening after all missing persons were located.

Chembur: Builder shoots self, was under stress due to delayed project

January 04, 2019 1:37 am

The deceased has been identified as Sanjay Agarwal, a partner in Sanjona Builders. His relatives, including his son, were outside his cabin when he shot himself, the police said.

Mumbai: 43 injured in fire, blast at Bharat Petroleum plant

August 09, 2018 5:47 am

The blast took place around 2.45 pm, and its impact was so powerful that windowpanes of some buildings in the vicinity were damaged, and it was heard at some places as far as 6 km from the refinery.

4 yrs after woman ‘set ablaze’ in Chembur, court acquits husband, his sisters

February 05, 2016 12:40 am

Claiming that Saira (25) was being harassed by her in-laws, her family had said the accused burnt her alive on the morning of May 13, 2012.

Freeway of loose ends

July 15, 2014 12:38 am

While cars breeze past the freeway in 10-15 minutes, there is a heavy build-up at both ends.

Body of missing man found headless on terrace of Chembur flat

February 26, 2014 1:15 am

An officer with the RCF police said the possibility of a family dispute was being probed as the motive.