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Abdullah Nurullah


Waiting and watching
Sun, Nov 24, 2013

On a Wednesday morning,the view outside her window reveals frantic activity at the parking lot.

Ad man goes back to his old love — theatre
Sun, Nov 17, 2013

Since he was a student at St Xavier’s College,Zubin Driver,now 43,had nursed a dream of bringing people together through theatre.

State seeks legal opinion on Campa Cola compound
Sun, Nov 10, 2013

With the demolition exercise expected to commence from November 12,a senior state official said the legal opinion should be given to the government before Monday.

To protest demolition,Campa Cola residents continue hunger strike
Thu, Nov 07, 2013

Younger residents,aged 12 and 16,have also joined the strike.

Four Campa Cola residents on hunger strike
Wed, Nov 06, 2013

The residents,however,have not been able to supersede the Supreme Court’s order to demolish all the floors above the fifth on November 11.

No Diwali for Campa Cola residents
Mon, Nov 04, 2013

Residents of Worli’s Campa Cola compound,where BMC is set to demolish illegal floors on November 11,have decided to stay away from Diwali celebrations this year.

Corporators reject tender that promised onions at Rs 14.8 per kg
Thu, Oct 31, 2013

Corporators rejected a proposal of procuring onions at Rs 14.8 per kg from contractors,at a BMC standing committee on Wednesday.

Willingdon Colony residents sore over delay in panel verdict
Sat, Oct 26, 2013

With the Slum Rehabilitation Authority’s (SRA) High Power Committee (HPC) delaying final verdict on the fate of heritage cottages in Willingdon Colony.

Decision on tenders on Campa Cola today
Wed, Oct 23, 2013

The demolition,to be carried out on 35 illegal floors in the seven buildings,is estimated to continue till March 2014.

As deadline nears,Campa Cola residents hope against hope
Mon, Oct 21, 2013

After BMC announced it would demolish over 90 illegal flats on November 11 as per a Supreme Court ruling,60-70 per cent of resident families left their homes.

Desperate Campa Cola residents rally public support
Sun, Oct 13, 2013

Since the missed call campaign started on Friday morning,5,000 calls have already been recorded.

At Rs 1,633 cr,BMC gets half of property tax sought
Thu, Oct 10, 2013

Commercial property owners major defaulters,says civic official.

Private clean-up marshals to be in business till July 2014
Wed, Oct 09, 2013

The civic administration said private marshals would continue to be in operation till their contract ends in July 2014.

BMC staff won’t vacate shaky building,face suspension
Tue, Oct 08, 2013

The residents have now turned to a local builder for carrying out a structural audit.

Along railway tracks near Masjid,residents live in constant fear
Thu, Oct 03, 2013

Occupants of several buildings that are located alongside the railway track in Masjid and Sandhurst Road areas have now voiced fears that the structures are in urgent need of repair.

Despite risk,residents refuse to move out
Thu, Oct 03, 2013

The street adjoining Dagdi Chawl is lined with 11 civic-owned buildings that are listed by the BMC as ‘highly dilapidated and dangerous’ in the C1 category.

Despite risk,residents refuse to move out
Wed, Oct 02, 2013

The street adjoining Dagdi Chawl is lined with 11 civic-owned buildings that are listed by the BMC as ‘highly dilapidated and dangerous’ in the C1 category.

Gloom at Campa Cola compound as residents prepare to vacate flats
Tue, Oct 01, 2013

The Campa Cola apartments were constructed on land leased in 1955 to Pure Drinks Ltd.

BMC serves notices to mandals,asks them to fill potholes
Mon, Sep 30, 2013

The mandal,however,replied that it had repaired the potholes a few days after visarjan (immersion of the idol) on September 18.

Lalbaugcha Raja earnings dipped 10 pc this year
Sun, Sep 29, 2013

Lalbaugcha Raja mandal’s earnings through auction and donations have dipped by nearly 10 per cent this year,from nearly Rs 10.47 crore to Rs 8.55 crore.

BMC yet to keep its promise of providing uniforms to all students
Wed, Sep 25, 2013

The civic body had set aside Rs 175 crore for distributing essential items among school children

All for an aerial view
Sun, Sep 22, 2013

At 22,Rajesh Mane is chief operating officer of the company.

Ganeshotsav was bigger this year: BMC
Fri, Sep 20, 2013

This year,Ganeshotsav was celebrated on a larger scale than the previous year,with more immersions,larger donations and bigger crowds

Visitors’ numbers swell,so do mandals’ earnings
Wed, Sep 18, 2013

Prominent Ganesh mandals in the city reported a marked increase in footfalls this year,with more darshans and larger donations.

Dharavi mandal bags BMC’s first prize for organ donation campaign
Tue, Sep 17, 2013

Dharavi’s Shri Hanuman Seva Mandal has been named the best mandal in Mumbai in a competition conducted by BMC.