Sunday, May 26, 2019 | Last Update : 06:56 AM IST

Sonali Telang

Greens slam new draft over green nod

Such short time period is not enough for inspecting the site, making reports, said Stalin Dayanand, project director of Vanashakti.

26 May 2019 5:11 AM

TMC ready to approve axing 3.5K trees

Around 949 trees among the proposals are for Metro 4 apart from other development projects.

25 May 2019 2:40 AM

25 acres of mangroves destroyed: Activists in Borivali

Meanwhile, the forest department has taken cognisance of the matter and written to the tehsildar’s office to take further action.

22 May 2019 5:07 AM

Civic body struggling to find tree experts

BMC officials have maintained that they have been finding it difficult to appoint experts as per the eligibility criteria.

21 May 2019 4:57 AM

Mumbai braces for hotter weekend

The IMD has also stated that the hot weather in Mumbai Metropolitan Region may increase between 18 May and 21 May.

19 May 2019 5:59 AM


SGNP’s annual waterhole census to be held today

The census will be held on May 18 to understand the movement and diversity of wild animals inside the national park.

18 May 2019 4:28 AM

Activists: Uran NMSEZ working without permit

The mangrove committee has taken cognisance of the matter and stated that it will create a report based on inspection of destruction at the site.

17 May 2019 4:39 AM

Digging will lead to flooding, say activists

The MMRDA has clearly stated that it will not be held responsible if there is a problem over the power supply.

14 May 2019 4:21 AM

Metro 4 corridor must go underground: Locals

The objective stated in the DPR is only to complete the Project on Reduction and Speedy Implementation.

14 May 2019 4:16 AM

Trees being illegally hacked in Aarey colony, say activists

This is despite the earlier detailed report on the metro line which stated that 57 trees will be cut.

13 May 2019 2:54 AM


MMRDA to hold public consultation for Metro 6

For long, environmentalists have been asking for a single integrated car depot for both metro 3 and metro 6 lines.

07 May 2019 7:06 AM

Preparations begin for Penguins’ nesting season

Officials also stated that the summer season would not take a toll on the penguins as the temperature of the enclosure is regulated manually.

05 May 2019 5:53 AM

Byculla zoo gets leopard, jackal pairs

The most awaited Asiatic Lion is also expected to make an entry by April.

05 May 2019 5:49 AM

Algal bloom plagues Sindhudurg waters

Locals stated that the fish catch has been reducing at the Vengurla coast where the algal bloom has taken place.

02 May 2019 3:26 AM

Worli fisher folk poll boycott has little impact on voting

Those Worli fishermen who earlier called for a boycott of the polls, maintained that many fishermen did not go to cast their vote.

30 Apr 2019 5:14 AM


Activists’ group supports Congress

Nirupam has promised to prevent development in the green area, claimed activists supporting the Congress candidate.

28 Apr 2019 6:42 AM

BMC to challenge Coastal Road order

The HC has kept the next hearing on June 3 but the BMC sought an earlier date stating that the present work will be affected due to the monsoon.

24 Apr 2019 1:31 AM

Only 24 per cent govt vacancies filled in past 5 years: RTI

The information revealed that 2014 had the least percentage of job positions filled at 10 per cent.

21 Apr 2019 3:57 AM

Worli fisher folk vow to shun polls

They stated that it was a violation of the model code of conduct during elections.

20 Apr 2019 1:49 AM

Supreme Court disposes of plea on metro depot at Aarey

Initially, cutting of around 2,238 trees have been proposed, as notice for the same has been pasted on the Aarey trees.

16 Apr 2019 6:29 AM