Monday, Dec 05, 2022



Versova-Virar sealink: JICA may fund project; MMRDA to implement it

November 02, 2022 2:08 pm

Sources said it is likely to be funded by the JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency). MMRDA Commissioner S V R Srinivas said, “Whatever work has been initiated by the previous government entity (MSRDC) will now be taken care of by the MMRDA.”

Mumbai: 16-year-old falls down from sixth floor window, suffers injuries

December 21, 2021 9:54 pm

The incident took place at 9 am in a building in Versova. The girl resides there with her parents and a sibling.

Delay in sea link project: MSRDC decides to impose penalty on contractor

September 13, 2021 8:10 am

MSRDC had issued a showcause notice to the contractor seeking an explanation for the delay in work.

Fifth accused held: Kandivali ‘vaccination scam’ accused booked for ‘unauthorised drive’ in Versova

June 20, 2021 10:10 pm

Senior Police Inspector Siraj Inamdar said an FIR, under the same sections as in the Kandivali case, has been registered against the group at the Versova police station.

Swedish royals join in cleanup of Mumbai's Versova beach, Indians praise them

December 06, 2019 12:32 pm

The royal couple joined a cleanup drive with volunteers and lawyer Afroz Shah, who was awarded UN Environment's Champion of the Earth award in 2016 for leading efforts to cleanup Versova beach.

BMC finalises project management consultants for proposed STPs at Versova and Ghatkopar

November 06, 2019 7:44 am

Consultants for preparing plans on the design, built and operation (DBO) system for both the STPs is likely to cost the civic body around Rs 60 crore.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Versova sees close contest, rebels give tough fight in Andheri East

October 25, 2019 6:18 pm

Rebels gave sitting MLAs a tough fight in two of Mumbai’s North west seats. In Andheri East too, rebel candidate Murji Patel was in close contest with Sena’s sitting MLA Ramesh Latke. Latke eventually took lead, winning with a margin of 16,965 votes. Congress came third with 27,951 votes.

Versova: Three boys rescued from sea, one missing

September 04, 2018 3:47 am

Senior Inspector of Versova police station, Ravindra Badgujar said the incident took place around 5.50 pm on Monday when the four youngsters aged between 12 and 13 years went to the sea for a swim.

Mumbai: Dolphin washes ashore in Versova

June 08, 2018 5:10 am

Yet another dolphin washed ashore on Versova beach on Thursday. The 2.25-metre-long dolphin with a one-metre girth was found in a decomposed condition making it impossible to conduct a postmortem. 

Worm-infested drinking water plagues Yari Road residents

March 14, 2015 1:55 am

The lane, starting from Sai temple on Yari Road, was first dug for civic purposes six months ago.