79 BMC schools yet to reopen campus for classes 8 to 10

Mumbai, Oct. 15 -- Ten days after schools in Mumbai reopened for students from classes 8 to 12, 79 civic schools are yet to commence teaching sessions on the school premises, data from Brihanmumbai Mu... Read More

88.7% of 16,034 Covid beds in city hospitals vacant

Mumbai, Oct. 11 -- While the number of Covid-19 cases reported in Mumbai daily has increased slightly this week, 88.7% or 14,237 of total 16,034 beds in Mumbai's hospitals for Covid patients are prese... Read More

Petrol crosses Rs.110/l in Mumbai

Mumbai, Oct. 11 -- For the sixth day in a row, fuel prices have increased. Petrol crossed Rs.110 a litre in Mumbai on Sunday. Petrol is priced at Rs.110.12 per litre, while diesel is priced at Rs.100.... Read More

Petrol prices cross rRs.r110 a litre in Mumbai

India, Oct. 10 -- Petrol crossed Rs.110 a litre mark in Mumbai on Sunday and was selling at Rs.110.12, while diesel was selling at Rs.100.66 a litre following an increase in retail prices by 29 and 37... Read More

budget: BEST to procure 2,100 electric buses

Mumbai, Oct. 9 -- Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transportation (BEST) will have only electric buses in its fleet by 2027, and plans to procure 2,100 electric buses, provide dedicated services to co... Read More

All-women vaX drive at public centres on Sat

Mumbai, Oct. 9 -- Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will conduct an all-women vaccination drive at all public vaccination centres between 10.30am and 6.30pm on Saturday, to bridge the gender di... Read More

Byculla zoo likely to reopen next month

Mumbai, Oct. 9 -- With two penguin babies as its main attraction, and the terrestrial birds' aviary ready, the Byculla zoo is likely to reopen by the start of November. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Cor... Read More

With quarantine, vax centres, over 20 schools yet to restart

Mumbai, Oct. 7 -- Three days after all schools in the city restarted classes 8 to 12, about 20-25 municipal schools had still not opened until Wednesday, as they have vaccination or quarantine centres... Read More

'Asked to stay masked, keep distance'

Mumbai, Oct. 5 -- On October 4 at 8 am, Pooja Singh, a Class 10 student of LK Waghji Mumbai Public School in Matunga (East) walked into her school 19 months after she last sat in a classroom. Pooja a... Read More

Heavy vehicles can't ply on new flyover between Ghatkopar, Mankhurd for 2 more months

India, Oct. 3 -- Two months since it was inaugurated by chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on August 1, the Ghatkopar-Mankhurd flyover has still not been opened for heavy vehicles. It will take up to two... Read More