Friday, Mar 22, 2019 | Last Update : 02:19 PM IST

Sonali Telang

Olive ridley hatchlings released in Maha waters

Last year in November, the state forest department, with assistance from marine enthusiasts built a hatchery on the beach.

20 Mar 2019 2:48 AM

NHSRCL gets more farm land for bullet train project

In Maharashtra, as many as 60 hectares of private plots shall be acquired for the project.

19 Mar 2019 2:09 AM

Thane residents oppose elevated Metro-4 line

Over 68 per cent of respondents isn’t ready to accept traffic congestion and demand better planning and peak-hour traffic management.

18 Mar 2019 1:53 AM

Further decline in live water storage in state: CWC

Around 27 reservoirs in Maharashtra and Gujarat are showing 24 per cent water storage levels which mat further deteriorate.

17 Mar 2019 4:06 AM

City youth protest climate change

There was a global protest under “Fridays for future” which saw demonstrations in Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Guwahati.

16 Mar 2019 2:25 AM


Wilson Gymkhana gets rid of floodlights

Light pollution is caused by high-intensity artificial lighting more than what is required.

12 Mar 2019 2:53 AM

Protest held against coastal road

he group gathered at Tata Garden in Breach Candy, from where a peaceful march to Priyadarshani Park was planned.

11 Mar 2019 7:50 AM

Koli women struggle in BMC’s biggest fish market

Marol dry fish market is one of the largest fish market in Mumbai, where women are the prominent fish sellers.

10 Mar 2019 6:59 AM

Polluting industries banned from 10km of Tansa valley

The move came after the lack of action by the state government in notifying eco-sensitive zone (ESZ) of Tansa sanctuary.

04 Mar 2019 3:59 AM

NGO creates mini forest in Mumbai

Forest developed over 7K sqft Ghatkopar land, which was barren.

03 Mar 2019 4:01 AM


Dahanu feels tremor, highest this time

The tremor was experienced at 11.14am at Dahanu, Dhundalwadi and other parts of Palghar, after a tremor of 3.2 magnitude at 11.08am.

02 Mar 2019 3:58 AM

Powai lake again plagued by oxygen-consuming weeds

The civic body has also undergone aeration work for the lake for increasing the oxygen level but presently, its frequency has reduced.

01 Mar 2019 3:16 AM

88 bird species at Thane wetland under threat

The committee report has confirmed what we have been saying, that the wetland is indeed rich in biodiversity and needs to be preserved.

27 Feb 2019 3:53 AM

TMC contractors illegally reclaim wetland

The project includes construction of promenades, a jogging track, playgrounds and food courts.

26 Feb 2019 4:46 AM

MPCB: Quality check in Mithi shows decline in pollutants

The reason for such poor WQI of the Mithi is the presence of excessive fecal content, which was recorded at 920/100ml by December 2018.

24 Feb 2019 8:19 AM


Shivaji Maharaj Memorial lacks excavation permit: RTI

The memorial was inaugurated on Sunday by Union minister Nitin Gadkari.

22 Feb 2019 6:34 AM

BMC seeks applications for tree expert post

At present, the BMC needs to appoint the same number of tree experts as corporators in the TA.

16 Feb 2019 2:25 AM

234 bird species sighted during Bird Race

Avian enthusiasts have called for retaining open natural spaces for preserving the birds’ population.

14 Feb 2019 2:35 AM

Most Metro-hit trees dead: Report

Report says MMRC’s transplantation inefficient.

14 Feb 2019 2:11 AM

Mumbai surpasses New Delhi in air pollution

These fine dust particles can easily enter the lungs causing health and breathing issues.

14 Feb 2019 2:08 AM