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Thane mayor, civic chief at loggerheads

Following the tussle in General Body Meeting (GBM) of the House where opposition leaders brought up the condition of the Chhatrapati Shivaji hospital in Kalwa, commissioner Sanjeev Jaiswal is said to have asked for time to look into the matter before the next sitting of the GBM.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Hospital: Chief engineer, team inspect Kalwa hospital; to submit report on how to secure building

The hospital’s condition came to light after eight doctors from the radiology department were admitted to the ICU (intensive care unit) after being diagnosed with dengue.


Mumbai: 15 Thane pvt hospitals sealed for not complying with fire norms

In an order last month, the Bombay High Court had ordered the TMC to seal hospitals that were violating fire norms. The hospitals were given a 48-hour notice on May 3 and the fire department sealed the premises on May 6 and May 7.

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project: Thane civic body issues ‘stop work’ notices to four buildings

However, the builders who have received these notices have already started construction. One of these four properties is already occupied by at least 100 flat buyers.

HC raps Thane civic body for 'blindly' issuing OCs without basic amenities

"The corporation is blindly issuing occupation certificates in the name of development. We know development is important, but at the same time basic amenities like water is also a must. What is the point of living in towers without water supply?" Chief Justice Chellur said.

Thane Municipal Election Results 2017 Live Updates: Shiv Sena set for clear majority

Thane Municipal Corporation election results: The contest chiefly is between the BJP, Shiv Sena and the NCP.


ACB arrests Thane MC's water department peon while accepting bribe

The complainant approached the ACB officials, on whose instructions he told Jadhav that he was willing to pay Rs 5,000.

Mumbai: Two doctors of prenatal clinic acquitted

The hospital had been raided on July 9, 2011 by Dr Ramrao Kendre, then a medical officer at the TMC, and his two colleagues.

Thane civic body to do away with school bags in Classes I, II

At present, there are over 130 primary and 13 secondary schools under TMC, with nearly 7,000 students and more than 100 teachers.

Big Picture: To fetch a pail of water

A township near Mumbai, most of Diva gets drinking water for 10 min every 2-3 days, if at all. When they run out of drinking water, the only option is to squeeze into a crowded local train to Mumbra, 4 km away, with pots and cans. Manasi Phadke and photographer Deepak Joshi make that trip