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Plaints about mosquito menace touch 4k in 2 mths

Mumbai, Feb. 23 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) received 4,241 complaints of mosquito menace in December 2023 and January this year. While officials claimed to have attended citizens' ... Read More


BMC receives over 4,200 complaints of mosquito menace in 2 mths

India, Feb. 23 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) received 4,241 complaints of mosquito menace in December 2023 and January this year. While officials claimed to have attended citizens' c... Read More


Why mosquitoes flock to the suburbs

Mumbai, Feb. 22 -- As Mumbaikars grapple with the menace of culex mosquitoes, known to multiply rapidly by laying 200-400 eggs at once, officials from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) have... Read More


Why mosquitoes flock to the suburbs

India, Feb. 22 -- As Mumbaikars grapple with the menace of culex mosquitoes, known to multiply rapidly by laying 200-400 eggs at once, officials from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) have ... Read More


Swarming mosquitoes put BMC's cleaning drive to test

Mumbai, Feb. 21 -- A single worry plagues Mumbaikars at sunset every day - to keep a swarm of mosquitoes from invading their homes, commercial spaces and cars. Windows are shut, mosquito bats charged ... Read More


Khataras stationed in Borivali go up in flames

Mumbai, Feb. 21 -- A fire broke out on Tuesday morning at a ground in Borivali used for dumping scrapped and abandoned vehicles, also known as khataras. Residents said the vehicles destroyed in the fi... Read More


Swarming mosquitoes put BMC's deep cleaning drive to test

India, Feb. 21 -- A single worry plagues Mumbaikars at sunset every day -- to keep a swarm of mosquitoes from invading their homes, commercial spaces and cars. Windows are shut, mosquito bats charged ... Read More


Fire engulfs khataras in Borivali

India, Feb. 21 -- A fire broke out on Tuesday morning at a ground in Borivali used for dumping scrapped and abandoned vehicles, also known as khataras. Residents said the vehicles destroyed in the fir... Read More


Apathy aids destruction of Juhu Koliwada mangroves

MUMBAI, Feb. 18 -- Once a green haven, the lush mangrove thicket on Juhu Koliwada Beach has slowly but steadily been destroyed over the years by debris dumping and encroachments. Upset Juhu Koliwada r... Read More