Alison Saldanha The Indian Express Group
Sunday 12 May '13The civic water supply department was left baffled when a number of valves on the city''s over 4,000-km water distribution network were recently found 'buried''.
Sunday 12 May '13WITH monsoon round the corner, citizens are concerned the BMC may not be able to complete the work of desilting stormwater drains before the June 1 deadline.
Sunday12 May '13DESPITE conceding that constructing roads with paver blocks around the city has been a failure, BMC is yet to take any steps to resolve the problem, which may worsen when monsoon starts.
Sunday12 May '13Brothers offer round-the-clock ambulance service for animals.
Thursday9 May '13902 trees will be removed for a single project, Sion-Panvel Expressway.
Wednesday8 May '13As traders'' protest against LBT reaches fever pitch, attempts are on in BMC to soften the transition from octroi come October.
Tuesday7 May '13NEARLY 530 requisition files for maintenance and procurement of various healthcare machines in the city''s three main hospitals and 18 peripheral hospitals were pending approval for the past six month...
Monday6 May '13'Study will help address issue of dropouts''
Friday3 May '13There was high drama at Campa Cola Compound Thursday as residents intensified protest while invoking the Gods as a 200-strong BMC squad arrived with 120 policemen to demolish illegal floors in the sev...
Thursday2 May '13Now, corporators want to go on international study tours. They claim these trips will ultimately benefit the city.
Thursday2 May '13Campa cola compound Apex court to hear special leave petition around 2 pm today.
Wednesday1 May '13Will undertake demolition in three phases.
Wednesday1 May '13Dhonde said the incident took place after a ward committee meeting in R-Central ward at Kora Kendra.
Wednesday1 May '13While 140 families of Campa Cola compound, Worli, prepare for the civic demolition squad to arrive Thursday, residents of the 35 legal floors in the seven buildings are not in the clear yet.
Monday29 April '13After taking an adamant stand on demolishing 35 illegal floors in Worli''s Campa Cola compound, BMC has now relented and delayed the demolitions.
Monday29 April '13Even as they brace for the demolition of their apartments by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, residents of Campa Cola Compound in Worli are clutching at a ray of hope that the Bombay High Court...
Monday29 April '13BARELY two years into use, the much-hyped doppler weather radar acquired by the India Metereological Department, has hit a technical snag.
Friday26 April '13RESIDENT doctors of the state-run J J Group of hospitals Thursday joined the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) in their stalemate with the state government.
Thursday25 April '13Govt agrees to increase stipend by Rs 5,000 HC asks doctors to call off strike State threatens ESMA.
Thursday7 March '13Come May and BMC will introduce a new on-street parking system that is expected to decongest roads in the island city.
Wednesday6 March '13According to the proposal, BMC will shortlist authorised vendors to supply school items at factory outlet rates.
Tuesday5 March '13Citing aesthetic concerns, the Mumbai Heritage Conservation Committee (MHCC) once again denied permission for a chhatri or a decorative cover over a Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar statue located near Oval Maid...
Monday4 March '13Considers agreement with contractors without waiting for govt nod
Wednesday27 February '13With growing strain on the city''s premier cancer-care centres, BMC is now in talks with them to expand its own oncology treatment facilities for patients in the early stages of cancer.
Tuesday26 February '13The Mumbai Heritage Conservation Committee has recommended to the state government a set of financial incentives for private owners of heritage structures, but emphasised more on maintenance than just...