Powai News

Body was found in Powai in 2013: ‘Accused’ walks free, fashion designer’s death still a mystery

The police claimed that Gaurav Baruah had killed Vibhuti following an altercation by strangulating her and burnt the body using a synthetic thinner.

Mumbai: Powai lake to get crocodile park, fishing banned, sewer lines closed

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) standing committee, earlier this week, had passed a proposal put forth by former Congress corporator Pravin Chheda in this regard.


Powai crane mishap: Corporators seek FIR against contractor, BMC awards another project to firm

According to officials of the disaster management cell, the accident occurred on January 1 when a private contractor, appointed by the BMC, was working on a sewer line on Powai’s Adi Shankaracharya road, opposite the IIT main gate.

Mumbai: Body of seventeen-year-old girl found in quarry pit

According to relatives of Khan who lived in Manubhai Chawl in Chandivali near Powai, on Tuesday after her lunch, she had left home to visit her maternal grandfather who resides in the same locality.

Mumbai: Three drown, five rescued as boat capsizes in Powai lake

The police have said that the incident took place when the boat hit the rock and tipped over. Only two out of eight managed to reach the shore.

City Biz: Want office space for start-up? Check out Powai

While the city is known for costly office space rental values, rates in Powai range from Rs 90-110 per square foot per month for Grade A properties and Rs 60-90 per square foot per month for lower grade space.


4-yr-old raped, murdered, body dumped in pit in Powai: Two held

Two men were arrested by the Mumbai Police on Saturday on the charges of raping and murdering a four-year-old girl in Powai.

IIT-Bombay team ready with a natural system to treat Powai lake water

BMC engineers visited the campus and were keen on creating a constructed wetland near the main gate entrance to treat water from Powai village that flows through the IIT campus into the lake.

MHADA to keep 84 HIG flats out of lottery

Housing authority plans to allot these for state government, Coast Guard officials.

Hundreds storm Mantralaya for ‘Rs 54,000 flats’ in plush Powai

Hundreds of residents from across Mumbai, Thane, Navi Mumbai thronged Mantralaya, the state government headquarters, Tuesday morning to submit forms that they believed would help them get a house in Powai for a meagre Rs 54,000 under a low-cost housing scheme floated by CM Prithviraj Chavan.  The desk section of the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) […]