Amrit Sarovars must be notified as wetlands, activists demand

India, Sept. 25 -- NAVI MUMBAI The ambitious 80,000 odd Amrit Sarovars project envisaged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi can go for a toss if the water bodies are not notified as wetlands for protect... Read More

Morbe dam overflows, bringing cheer to Navi Mumbai

India, Sept. 25 -- Navi Mumbai's water needs for the year ahead are no longer an issue. Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) owned Morbe dam has, as expected overflowed, ensuring adequate water su... Read More

NMMC review petition to exempt parking condition for LIG redevelopment

India, Sept. 24 -- NAVI MUMBAI In what could be a major relief for the redevelopment of lower income group (LIG) colonies in the city, Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) has filed a review peti... Read More

Biometric survey for SRA scheme begins in Navi Mumbai slums

India, Sept. 24 -- NAVI MUMBAI Biometric survey of slums in Navi Mumbai for the purpose of implementation of SRA scheme for rehabilitation of slum dwellers was initiated on Thursday. Around 50,000 sl... Read More

Three months into academic year, NMMC students yet to get uniforms

India, Sept. 21 -- As many as 57,000 students studying in Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC)-run schools are yet to receive their uniforms and other articles, including school bags, stationeries... Read More

Shiv Sena questions stoppage of breakfast in NMMC schools

India, Sept. 14 -- The Shiv Sena has questioned the stoppage of breakfast to Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) students after the Bombay high court directed the civic body to not supply chikki ... Read More

NMMC goes solar, moots state's first floating solar power project

India, Sept. 13 -- htmetro@hindustantimes.com NAVI MUMBAI Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) is taking serious steps to cut carbon emissions in the city and make Navi Mumbai a carbon neutral c... Read More

Navi Mumbai to get 139 artificial ponds for immersions

India, Sept. 13 -- NAVI MUMBAI Adhering to its appeal to the residents to celebrate Ganeshotsav in an eco-friendly manner, Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) has decided to construct 139 artifi... Read More

Navi Mumbai RTO issues rate cards to avoid higher fares

India, Sept. 12 -- In a relief to thousands of commuters who experience a hike in ticket prices heading to the Konkan region during Ganeshotsav, the Navi Mumbai Deputy Regional Transport Office (RTO) ... Read More

Aksa beach wall violation: State calls for MCGM, Collector's reports

India, Sept. 8 -- NAVI MUMBAI As green groups relentlessly pursued the CRZ violations in the construction of Mumbai's Aksa Beach Seawall, the State government has asked for reports from the Municipal... Read More