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Taloja factories’ smoke irk locals

Even though MPCB has claimed that strict action is being taken on the polluting industries, not much has been done in the case of air pollution.

24 Jul 2019 5:40 AM

Savitri river fumes after sulphur gets washed in

Activists also raised concern about the river’s crocodile population being affected by the sulphur.

23 Jul 2019 6:20 AM

86,000kg trash collected in city within 2 hours

Around 6,400 citizens participated in the initiative, which took place from 7 am till 9 am on Sunday.

22 Jul 2019 7:01 AM

Bombay Duck disappearing from sea

Mumbai fishermen believe that overfishing of juvenile fish before attaining full growth is leading to a decline in the fish population.

21 Jul 2019 7:14 AM

Activists hail verdict as BMC plans to move Supreme Court

According to civic officials, projects like the Bandra-Worli Sea link, which are similar to the CRP, have helped alleviate the city’s traffic woes.

17 Jul 2019 6:13 AM


Olive ridley turtles wash ashore, 3 rescued

Mangrove cell stated that it is creating awareness about such incidents among the citizens.

14 Jul 2019 7:24 AM

July’s average rainfall received within first 10 days

Weathermen have predicted that rains in Mumbai will reduce for now as the monsoon trough has shifted towards the foothills of the Himalayas.

12 Jul 2019 2:39 AM

IMD forecasts very heavy rain today

Mahabaleshwar (136 mm) records highest rainfall , followed by Matheran and Nashik.

09 Jul 2019 3:13 AM

Nullah trouble for residents

After the recent heavy downpour in Kandivali, a stretch of the Poisar river overflowed, leaving the streets full of garbage.

08 Jul 2019 3:33 AM

Nitrogen oxides a public health hazard: Report

Nitrogen oxide gases are produced by combustion of fuel in air at high temperatures, such as car engines.

07 Jul 2019 6:57 AM


Budget 2019: Makers of EVs welcome GST cut

In 2018, the state government had signed a memorandum with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) to procure 1,000 EVs in the first phase.

06 Jul 2019 2:59 AM

Rains cross 1000mm mark

Water stock increases in seven reservoirs around city.

05 Jul 2019 3:53 AM

Chandivali road caves-in, none injured

The project is being built by diverting a drainage at the site resulting in heavy water flow from the hills and clogging the area.

03 Jul 2019 2:22 AM

Deluge paralyses Mumbai, 35 die due to rains in Maharashtra

The meteorological department has warned of “extremely heavy” rainfall in adjoining areas of Thane and Palghar on July 4 and 5.

03 Jul 2019 1:58 AM

Mumbai crawls after rains; children swim in puddles

Intense rainfall occurred in the city on the first day of July with heavy rainfall in Malad at 301.40 mm till evening hours.

02 Jul 2019 7:52 AM


Marathwada, Vidarbha to receive heavy rains

On Sunday, Colaba observatory recorded 15.8 mm of rainfall, while Santacruz observatory recorded 9.2 mm rain between 8 am and 6 pm.

01 Jul 2019 7:58 AM

Mumbai records best air quality for this year

Weathermen have attributed it to the good wind speed and moisture in the air.

28 Jun 2019 2:28 AM

Rains to increase from today: IMD

Weathermen stated that moderate rains could be expected in the next 24 hours in Mumbai along with thundershowers.

28 Jun 2019 2:26 AM

Five sea turtles rescued in a day, all critical

The forest department of Dahanu division stated that a team is on their way to treat the injured marine animals.

24 Jun 2019 8:36 AM

Girgaum Chowpatty beach plagued with garbage

The activist has complained to the BMC on the matter.

21 Jun 2019 4:11 AM