MPCB penalises Uran civic body for Garbage on mangroves

NAVI MUMBAI, Oct. 16 -- Even as the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) has imposed 'environmental damage costs' on Uran Municipal Council (UMC) for dumping garbage on mangroves, the civic body... Read More

NMMC gives ex-gratia payment to its staff

NAVI MUMBAI, Oct. 15 -- The NMMC will give an ex-gratia payment of Rs.25,000 to its civic body. Those working on contract basis will be given Rs.19,000.The decision was announced by civic chief, Abhij... Read More

Durga Puja celebrated with village theme

NAVI MUMBAI, Oct. 15 -- The Navi Mumbai Bengali Association (NMBA), one of the largest associations of Bengalis in Maharashtra, is celebrating its 42nd Durga Puja at Sector 6, Vashi. The theme of the ... Read More

Ambedkar Memorial to be ready soon

NAVI MUMBAI, Oct. 9 -- The much-delayed Bharat Ratna Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial in Airoli is now likely to be ready by November 30. The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation commissioner, Abhijit Bang... Read More

Part of Navi Metro Line 1 can start operations in Dec 2021

NAVI MUMBAI, Oct. 9 -- The Navi Mumbai residents can take a Metro from Central Park in Kharghar to Pendhar by the end of this year if all goes according to plan. This corridor is of 5km length and ha... Read More

NMMC gets AA+ for seventh straight year

NAVI MUMBAI, Oct. 8 -- The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) has, for the seventh consecutive year, been given a high financial capability rating of AA+ by India Rating and Research (IRR), a na... Read More

CR, TMC to sign MoU on SATIS for Thane (E)

NAVI MUMBAI, Oct. 1 -- The Central Railway authorities have claimed that the Station Area Traffic Improvement Scheme (SATIS) for Thane East will soon inch ahead as a Memorandum of Understanding will b... Read More

Fadnavis calls present MVA govt of scams

NAVI MUMBAI, Sept. 26 -- The state opposition leader, Devendra Fadnavis, remarked that the present Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) is a government of scams and middlemen. He also dismissed editorials in Saamn... Read More

Covid warriors can get loan in CIDCO hsg scheme

NAVI MUMBAI, Sept. 25 -- Applicants under CIDCO's special housing scheme for Covid warriors and uniformed personnel can now get loan from CIDCO's empanelled banks to pay Earnest Money Deposit (EMD). T... Read More

Under fire, UMC to get dumping ground soon

URAN, Sept. 24 -- The Uran Municipal Council (UMC), which is under attack for dumping municipal garbage in mangrove areas, has said that it's getting a new dumping ground soon from. The process is in ... Read More