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Mumbai Metropolitan Region


Rain alert: Uddhav Thackeray holds meeting to review preparatory measures

June 08, 2021 12:02 am

Collectors of coastal districts, district superintendents of police, zilla parishad CEOs, top officials of the state, Mumbai Municipal commissioner and Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority commissioner among others attended the meeting.

In 3 decades, 107 sq km creek, agricultural land in Mumbai Metropolitan Region lost to siltation: Study

June 05, 2021 1:57 am

An increase in mudflats along creeks could eventually slow down flow of rainwater and worsen waterlogging during monsoon, along with clogging drainage systems and hampering intertidal flow.

With 55% Covid positivity rate, Vasai Virar one of worst-hit areas in Mumbai Metropolitan Region

May 07, 2021 4:14 am

The area’s problems have further been exacerbated by an acute shortage of beds for the treatment of patients.

Maharashtra Lockdown 4.0 guidelines: How state mapped red, non-red zones

May 20, 2020 8:29 am

Maharashtra Lockdown 4.0 guidelines: Unlocking the non-red zones, the state has permitted all markets and shops in these areas to remain open from 9 pm to 5 pm. All forms of private transport, including two wheelers, three wheelers (rickshaws), and four wheelers, have also been permitted.

5,700 students light solar lamps together at IIT-Bombay, set Guinness record

October 03, 2018 2:34 am

The feat was achieved by students gathered at the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, under its flagship Solar Urja Lamp (SoUL) project. The institute marked the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi with a massive workshop on solar energy.

Mumbai home prices see a marginal drop, says report

May 06, 2015 1:49 am

Weighted average price per square foot saw a 2.10 per cent decline.

Private developers to boost mission 11 lakh affordable homes

April 27, 2015 2:21 am

Navi Mumbai set to get lion’s share of the promised 11 lakh affordable homes in MMR — 7.9 lakh — by 2022.

Buying, renting property to become expensive in city

April 10, 2015 4:57 am

Realtors said that hike will make property transactions costlier throughout the state.

Mumbai city is major focus of MMRDA budget

March 27, 2015 4:57 am

The authority has planned an overall budget of Rs 3,832 crore for 2015-16.

Keeping their Victoria alive

February 26, 2015 2:23 am

The Phalke family wants to keep the tradition alive and are trying to do so by renting and providing their 10 horses for weddings.