Sunday, Sep 15, 2019 | Last Update : 09:57 PM IST

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Ganeshotsav a less noisy affair this year: Awaaz Foundation

According to the NGO, DJs were not used except for a single procession at Opera House.

14 Sep 2019 2:14 AM

City records rise in eco-friendly visarjans

According to the BMC, 3,777 idols were immersed in artificial ponds on the last day of Ganesh Visarjan.

14 Sep 2019 2:10 AM

Greens challenge BMC’s claim of land unavailability

The MMRC is not seeing Aarey for what it is and how Mumbai needs it.

10 Sep 2019 3:51 AM

Irregular rains led to Rs 500 crore loss: Fishermen

Fishermen are set to seek financial help from the state fisheries department.

10 Sep 2019 3:24 AM

Supriya Sule backs protest against car shed at Aarey

Praying to their deity Waghoba, the tribal protesters said that the metro car shed project at Aarey is against the voice of the people.

09 Sep 2019 2:01 AM


7 Aarey leopards trapped since 2016

Wildlife activists have urged govt to not hamper movements of leopards.

08 Sep 2019 4:33 AM

Maharashtra introduces water policy

To tackle floods, the state government has directed local authorities to prohibit habitation and economic activities in floodplain zones.

08 Sep 2019 4:17 AM

Mumbai schools down shutters, office-goers face difficulties

Although a holiday was declared for schools, many students had already reached their schools by the time the circular was issued.

05 Sep 2019 4:37 AM

As Mithi floods, green activists blame rampant development

Around 1.45pm on Wednesday, the Mithi crossed the danger mark which led to flooding from stretches near Kurla and Marol.

05 Sep 2019 4:32 AM

IMD predicts still more rainfall, issues red alert

According to weathermen, the normal rainfall that is usually recorded during the month of September was received in four days alone.

05 Sep 2019 4:00 AM


Heavy rains hit Mumbai, rail and air traffic affected

Landslides were reported in the Western Ghat areas of Raigad and Sindhudurg districts.

05 Sep 2019 3:05 AM

Heavy rains, high tide delay Ganpati visarjan

The immersion procession was delayed as there was a high tide of 4.54 metres at 2.41 pm.

04 Sep 2019 3:58 AM

Four killed in blaze at ONGC plant

The conflagration was contained finally two hours later by the fire brigade and other agencies.

04 Sep 2019 3:15 AM

Tree plantation drive: Only 38 per cent target achieved

Latur and Parbhani in Marathwada have only achieved 58 per cent of its target, however Mumbai city areas have achieved even lesser than that.

01 Sep 2019 2:57 AM

32 industrial units flouting pollution norms

A majority of these industries are in Thane, Raigad and Kolhapur.

31 Aug 2019 2:08 AM


City residents team up to oppose tree cut nod

The protests were witnessed across Churchgate, Bandra, Andheri, Thane and Dadar.

31 Aug 2019 2:07 AM

Air pollution: Action plan likely to get nod in a week

Mumbai aims for a 25 per cent reduction by 2022 through an effective action plan for the city, along with Nashik and Solapur.

30 Aug 2019 2:59 AM

Beware of jellyfish this Ganpati: BMC

Monsoon is the time, when females arrive at coast side for giving birth in shallow waters.

27 Aug 2019 5:00 AM

Smooth-coated otters’ trading banned

The move will lead to an international ban on trade in the species.

27 Aug 2019 4:56 AM

Juvenile pomfrets swamp fish market

Fishermen stated that in Maharashtra, around 50 per cent of the total pomfret catch constitute juvenile fish this year.

26 Aug 2019 2:59 AM