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Resistance intensifies against Vadhavan Port

Mumbai, Nov. 22 -- Thousands of fishermen, adivasis, farmers and other residents from Palghar, Thane and Mumbai gathered at Azad Maidan between 11 am and 5 pm on Monday to demand a complete rollback o... Read More


Thousands voice against Vadhavan Port project at Azad Maidan

India, Nov. 21 -- Thousands of fishermen, adivasis, farmers and other residents from Palghar, Thane and Mumbai gathered at Azad Maidan between 11 am and 5 pm on Monday to demand a complete rollback of... Read More


Report on Wadhavan port doesn't consider ecological risks: Experts

Mumbai, Nov. 1 -- A key report, responsible for paving the way for construction of the Wadhavan Port in Dahanu, Palghar, has been heavily criticised for relying on insufficient data to conclude that t... Read More


BMC admits to delay in compensating fisherfolk

Mumbai, Nov. 1 -- Two-and-a-half-years have passed since the April 2020 deadline for compensating fisherfolk affected by the BMC Coastal Road project. However, as of October 2022, not a single projec... Read More


Report on Wadhavan Port doesn't consider ecological risks: Experts

India, Nov. 1 -- A key report, responsible for paving the way for construction of the Wadhavan Port in Dahanu, Palghar, has been heavily criticised for relying on insufficient data to conclude that th... Read More


BMC admits to prolonged delay in compensating Coastal Road-affected fisherfolk

India, Oct. 31 -- Mumbai Two-and-a-half-years have passed since the April 2020 deadline for compensating fisherfolk affected by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's (BMC) Coastal Road project. Ho... Read More


new culverts to save dying mangroves

Mumbai, Oct. 31 -- In an attempt to prevent further deterioration of mangrove cover within the limits of the Kanjurmarg dumping ground, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has proposed to ins... Read More


Kanjurmarg dumping ground: BMC to install culverts to save dying mangroves

India, Oct. 30 -- In an attempt to prevent further deterioration of mangrove cover within the limits of the Kanjurmarg dumping ground, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has proposed to inst... Read More


Hunt is on for leopard that mauled child

Mumbai, Oct. 26 -- A day after a leopard mauled to death a 16-month-old toddler, Itika Lot, in Aarey Colony, the forest department stepped up its efforts to capture the animal, by installing one more ... Read More


Post-Diwali AQI highest in 8 yrs

Mumbai, Oct. 26 -- Post-Diwali air quality on Tuesday was the worst in eight years, data from the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology's (IITM) System of Air Quality Forecasting and Research (SAFA... Read More