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Over 2,800 trees to be axed for road

The public notice also failed to describe the number of trees that were going to be transplanted for the same.

06 Feb 2019 6:57 AM

Sweltering Mumbai likely to cool down

Since last week, the city’s temperature has been increasing, with minimum temperature constantly increasing.

06 Feb 2019 6:52 AM

City likely to get waste-to-energy plants this year

Environmentalists have said that this should help in decongesting the landfills and spare new sites for dumping debris.

05 Feb 2019 6:34 AM

More than 1 lakh flamingos in city: Census

Experts have stated that it could be due to large-scale migration of birds during 2019.

03 Feb 2019 7:44 AM

Seahorses getting trapped in Sindhudurg estuaries

On Sunday, a fisherman from Sindhudurg saw a live seahorse trapped in the net in an estuary.

01 Feb 2019 1:51 AM


16 cities to remain polluted in 2024: study

In Maharashtra, the number of non-attainment cities has increased to 25 based on 2017 annual data from 17 identified under NCAP, the report stated.

30 Jan 2019 3:16 AM

State makes new changes in land use at Aarey

The land use in Aarey Milk Colony was sanctioned last on Friday.

29 Jan 2019 2:06 AM

JICA team meets farmers for bullet train

Villagers from Bharodi village also raised apprehensions about losing their entire landholding.

25 Jan 2019 2:01 AM

Fishermen: Fish stock hit by unnatural occurrences

The occurrence of jellyfish in deep waters of Vengurla area of Sindhudurg have been forcing the fishermen to release trapped fish.

21 Jan 2019 1:12 AM

Unusual sightings of jellyfish worry experts

The institute has been gathering data from fishing communities of different areas to determine the exact cause of mass occurrence of the triggerfish.

21 Jan 2019 1:09 AM


Carcass spotted floating on Dahisar river

While the Dahisar river has been inundated with regular release of cow dung, locals said that very little efforts being made to avoid river pollution.

19 Jan 2019 1:36 AM

Expert panel opposes projects on Upvan lake

The panel was formed only after the high court order directing the state to notify its wetlands.

18 Jan 2019 4:28 AM

MMRDA to conduct survey of fisherfolk

The authority will appoint consultant to survey fisherfolk who are likely to be affected by the Mumbai Trans Harbour Link Project (MTHL).

16 Jan 2019 2:15 AM

Forest dept to get real time fire alerts

The system will only be accessible to forest officials who can access details through the identity and password allotted to them.

13 Jan 2019 1:40 AM

Bullet train to cost 131 hectares of forests

Palghar will lose largest chunk of forests at 34.19 ha, followed by Dahanu at 29.05 hectares.

08 Jan 2019 5:12 AM


Air quality in city remains ‘very poor’

BKC recorded the poorest air quality, followed by Andheri, Mazagaon and Malad.

06 Jan 2019 2:05 AM

Borivali residents suspect trees being poisoned

According to the locals, the alleged poison holes were first discovered in the trees on December 26.

06 Jan 2019 1:50 AM

Forest dept still looking for snares inside Film City

The forest department is also trying to strengthen patrolling in the area, after suspicion of poaching attempts at the site.

04 Jan 2019 2:01 AM

Activists: Notify wetlands prone to development

Activists have highlighted that the high court had already asked the state to submit details on the wetland mapping procedure.

26 Dec 2018 2:10 AM

Fishermen to get reward for saving marine species

An application to the state mangrove cell also needs to be made for the same.

24 Dec 2018 6:22 AM