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Thane Creek


SC expresses concern about flamingos, asks Bombay HC to seek expert view

February 15, 2020 3:34 am

The court was hearing an appeal by NGO Vanasakthi against an interim order of the high court, lifting the stay on enforcement of environmental clearance for expansion of the Kanjurmarg landfill.

Maharashtra government declares northern part of Thane Creek as flamingo sanctuary

August 07, 2015 9:04 pm

The Indian Express had first reported about the mangrove cell's marine wildlife sanctuary proposal in Thane in March last year.

Parts of Thane creek a step closer to wildlife sanctuary tag

March 10, 2015 12:18 am

State’s wildlife wing in Nagpur sends a proposal to this effect to the state government.

Thane reclamation: creek breeds slum

April 12, 2013 2:08 am

A two-room house in New Saiba Nagar in the middle of the Thane creek for Rs 2.5 lakh was a good deal for Hina Jaiswal and her family.

Oil spill abates,but leakage source not plugged

August 10, 2011 1:22 am

The oil spill caused by sunken vessel MV Rak Carrier showed signs of abating on Tuesday as the rate of oil escaping reduced to 0.5 tonnes per hour.