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Ragpickers struggle to make ends meet during lockdown

Mumbai, July 13 -- Usha Bant, 38, earned a living by collecting segregated dry waste from hotels and restaurants in Santacruz. But in the last three months, her livelihood took a hit as the lockdown r... Read More


1K trees to be cut for Mum-Guj Eway

Mumbai , July 13 -- The state granted coastal regulation zone (CRZ) clearances to the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) to cut 1,001 mangrove trees for the eight-lane Mumbai-Vadodara Expressw... Read More


City receives 82% of avg July rainfall

Mumbai, July 13 -- Intermittent moderate to heavy showers on Sunday, especially in the suburbs, helped the city edge closer to its monthly rainfall target. The Santacruz weather observatory, which is... Read More


Mumbai-Vadodara Eway: CRZ nod to cut 1K mangroves

Mumbai, July 13 -- The state has granted coastal regulation zone (CRZ) clearances to the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) to cut 1,001 mangrove trees for the eight-lane Mumbai-Vadodara Expre... Read More


Ragpickers struggle to make ends meet during lockdown

Mumbai, July 12 -- Usha Bant, 38, earned a living by collecting segregated dry waste from hotels and restaurants in Santacruz. But in the last three months, her livelihood took a hit as the lockdown r... Read More


SGNP residential quarters declared containment zone

Mumbai, July 11 -- The entire staff residential area at Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) has been declared a containment zone by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) after 16 Covid-19 cases ... Read More


Safety of wildlife can't be ignored for road projects, NGT tells Centre

Mumbai, July 10 -- The Centre has been informed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) that it cannot ignore or compromise the safety of wildlife while developing new road projects through tiger corrido... Read More


Royal Bengal tiger dies at SGNP

Mumbai, July 10 -- Anand, a 10-year-old male captive Royal Bengal tiger, died at Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) on Thursday. The tiger, a star attraction of SGNP's tiger safari, was diagnosed with... Read More


Captive Royal Bengal tiger dies at Sanjay Gandhi National Park

India, July 9 -- Anand, a 10-year-old male captive Royal Bengal tiger, died at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) on Thursday early morning. Anand, one of the star attractions of SGNP's tiger saf... Read More


Find ways to reduce waste dumped in mangroves: NGT

Mumbai, July 9 -- The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the state bodies to come up with an action plan to reduce waste that is affecting mangrove forests and coastal wetlands along Mumbai. ... Read More