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There is nothing 'green' about firecrackers

India, Oct. 21 -- Last week, a member of an association of shopkeepers told HT that less than 1% of Diwali firecrackers being sold in Mumbai are "green". They have predicted that the proportion of suc... Read More


There is nothing 'green' about firecrackers

India, Oct. 20 -- Last week, a member of an association of shopkeepers told this newspaper that less than 1% of Diwali firecrackers being sold in Mumbai are "green". They have predicted that the propo... Read More


After Aarey, threat to another green area

Mumbai, Oct. 13 -- After Aarey Milk Colony, one of the largest green areas in the Mumbai region is the Manori-Gorai-Uttan area, divided between Mumbai and Mira-Bhayandar municipal corporations. The r... Read More


Swachh Bharat Mission has not reached Mumbai's sewage workers

Mumbai, Oct. 7 -- With the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) completing five years, there has been a spurt in announcements and awards. The government has claimed to have achieved several landmarks - some o... Read More


Efforts to promote RTE school seats are half-hearted

India, Sept. 30 -- Earlier this month, alarmed by reports that schools in the state have not been able to fill nearly 50% of the quota seats under Right to Education (RTE) Act, the Maharashtra educati... Read More


Efforts to promote RTE school seats are half-hearted

Mumbai, Sept. 30 -- Earlier this month, alarmed by reports that schools in the state have not been able to fill nearly 50% of the quota seats under Right to Education (RTE) Act, the Maharashtra educat... Read More


Shifting the Metro depot alone will not save Aarey

India, Sept. 23 -- The protests against the car depot for the Colaba-SEEPZ Metro inside Aarey Milk Colony have brought together disparate groups like environmentalists, local citizens, students and po... Read More


Shifting the Metro depot alone will not save Aarey

India, Sept. 22 -- The protests against the car depot for the Colaba-SEEPZ Metro inside Aarey Milk Colony have brought together disparate groups like environmentalists, local citizens, students and po... Read More


Civic schools need ideas beyond nat'l educational boards

India, Sept. 16 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is thinking of introducing Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) and Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) syllabuses i... Read More


Mumbai's municipal schools need ideas beyond national education boards to stop decline

India, Sept. 15 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is thinking of introducing Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) and Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) syllabuses i... Read More