Mumbai Metropolitan Region

Mumbai Metropolitan Region News

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

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

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


Private developers to boost mission 11 lakh affordable homes

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

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

Mumbai city is major focus of MMRDA budget

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

Keeping their Victoria alive

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


Maharashtra govt sets up new entity 'Mumbai Next: MMR Transformation'

Plans a day long Conference on February 6 with various stakeholders for speedier execution of projects

6 yrs of ‘change’ later, comprehensive transport study for MMR to be revised

The CTS in 2008 had recommended projects for upgrading the existing transportation systems.

New govt may find its MMR plan a tall order

Before the Assembly elections, BJP had said that it will create hubs for economic and commercial activities similar to the BKC in every municipal corporation in the MMR region

Green panel non-functional for two months, 400-odd projects on hold awaiting appraisal

According to the environment department, 170 new proposals are awaiting appraisal.