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Mumbai: Off limits in city — stroll on Marine Drive, Lokhandwala back road

April 18, 2020 1:37 am

The last time the Churchgate resident stepped onto the promenade, he walked with purpose and gave watching eyes no reason to believe that he intended to linger.

Aarey car shed: Over 300 gather at Marine Drive to protest against felling of 2,646 trees

September 08, 2019 2:13 am

While activists associated with Aarey Conservation Group have been staging protests at the site of the proposed car shed across the week, Saturday’s protest saw hundreds of students, working professionals and local residents come out of their houses to take part in the “11 am-protest at Marine Drive”.

Mumbai Coastal Road project: Bombay HC quashes CRZ permission for southern stretch

July 17, 2019 4:25 am

The High Court said that the BMC cannot proceed with the works without obtaining environmental clearance under the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) notification.

Mumbai: Day after teen swept away at Marine Drive, his body found

July 08, 2019 9:55 am

Officials involved in the effort said they spotted Sahil Khan’s body in the water, some distance away from the shore at Princess Street Flyover, where he had fallen in on Saturday afternoon.

Mumbai: Two drown in city

June 10, 2019 8:01 am

According to police, Bhavesh Baria (11) had gone to Marine Drive with his younger brother (7) on Sunday afternoon. He attempted to climb over tetra pods and swim in the sea near Nariman Point.

Mumbai: Breach Candy, Priyadarshini Park residents oppose reclamation

March 08, 2019 2:42 am

On Tuesday night, a group of residents had protested against night dumping at Scandal Point. They met officials from the contractor company, who had to stop work.

Mumbai: Man arrested for flashing at two women

December 27, 2018 3:56 am

According to police officers, when the two women were sitting at the promenade, Salmani came and sat near them. He then started making lewd comments, uncomfortable, the women moved away.

Work order on Shivaji Memorial revised to dilute conditions on cost

October 06, 2018 10:59 am

The state Public Works Department (PWD) issued a work order to contractor Larsen & Toubro on September 11 to start the construction of Shivaji Memorial in the Arabian Sea.

State-of-the-art sanitation facility on Mumbai's Marine Drive

October 03, 2018 3:23 pm

The first cleantech sanitation facility is expected to be utilised by those visiting the 3.7-km-long Marine Drive promenade. The facility will reduce water consumption by 90 per cent by using only 0.8 litres per flush compared to 7-8 litres used in a traditional toilet.

No more rallies and fairs at Marine Drive promenade

December 24, 2017 10:59 am

“Very few megacities in the world can be proud of such an open space.  The idea is to ensure more and more public spaces are made available, and to protect public spaces that are already available," BMC Commissioner Ajoy Mehta said.


Today In Pics - Wave riding in Mumbai

July 29, 2014 3:04 pm

High tidal waves soaked passers by at Marine Drive on Tuesday (July 29).

Monsoon rains bring respite from sweltering heat

July 02, 2014 6:24 pm

Heavy rains on Wednesday lashed the metropolis, severely disrupting road, rail and suburban train services.

Dark heavy clouds hover over Mumbai ahead of monsoon

June 13, 2014 8:28 pm

Dark rain clouds cover the sky over Mumbai.