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Maharashtra: Closed pipelines to soon be used to supply water from dams

May 17, 2016

Maharashtra: Closed pipelines to soon be used to supply water from dams

The Maharashtra cabinet on Tuesday decided to streamline water distribution as well as demand management, and supply water from new dams using closed pipelines, instead of the present system of using open canals. #NewsTracker #Mumbai #BMC #Devendra Fadnavis #Girish Mahajan #Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis #Brihammumbai Municipal Corporation
Worrying trend: 144% rise in abortions among Mumbai girls in under-15 age group

May 16, 2016

Worrying trend: 144% rise in abortions among Mumbai girls in under-15 age group

In 2015, abortions among teenage girls had seen an alarming rise at 67 percent. Civic data accessed through RTI act by Chetan Kothari further showed that out of nearly 31,000 women who opted for medical termination of pregnancy, 1,600 were below the age of 19. #India #United Nations #Mumbai #RTI #BMC #Abortion #Teenage girls #Abortion in India #Under-15 age group
Watch: Mumbai hospital staff dance in the OPD, turn it into 'our party department'

May 11, 2016

Watch: Mumbai hospital staff dance in the OPD, turn it into 'our party department'

A video of about 20 women staff members of the Diwaliben Mehta Hospital dancing in the OPD on 2 March has been received by the BMC as an anonymous complain. #Life #India #Medicine #Mumbai #OnlyInIndia #BMC #WeirdNews #doctors #hospital #Shareworthy #OPD #Diwaliben Mehta
Five killed, three injured in Mumbai building collapse; several trapped

Apr 30, 2016

Five killed, three injured in Mumbai building collapse; several trapped

A three-storey building in Mumbai collapsed on Saturday afternoon, killing two persons and trapping many others, civic officials said #NewsTracker #Mumbai #BMC #Building collapse #Grant Road #rescue operation #Kamathipura
BMC short film starring Akshay Kumar stuck in tussle between Uddhav Thackeray, CM Fadnavis

Apr 06, 2016

BMC short film starring Akshay Kumar stuck in tussle between Uddhav Thackeray, CM Fadnavis

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is the latest celebrity to step forward and help the drought-struck farmers of Marathwada. #Akshay Kumar #Bollywood #Uddhav Thackeray #Shiv Sena #BMC #Rajkumar Hirani #Devendra Fadnavis #Maharahstra CM
Will follow scientific process to dispose of Deonar waste, says Mumbai civic body

Mar 31, 2016

Will follow scientific process to dispose of Deonar waste, says Mumbai civic body

A day after holding a meeting with Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar in the light of the fire incidents at Deonar dumping yard, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Thursday said it would follow a scientific process to dispose of waste. #NewsTracker #Environment Ministry #BMC #Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation #Prakash Javadekar #Deonar fire #Deonar
Two months on, environment ministry directs closure of Deonar dumping ground

Mar 31, 2016

Two months on, environment ministry directs closure of Deonar dumping ground

Over two months after a major fire at the Deonar dumping ground in Mumbai, the central government has directed the city's civic to close the dumping area #NewsTracker #Environment Ministry #Mumbai #BMC #Prakash Javadekar #Ajoy Mehta #Deonar fire #Deonar #Deonar dumping ground
Air quality in Mumbai descends into the 'poor' category following recent Deonar fire

Mar 29, 2016

Air quality in Mumbai descends into the 'poor' category following recent Deonar fire

The recent fire at the Deonar dumping ground sent the air quality in Mumbai plummeting down to ‘poor’. A Times of India report on Monday said that pollution in the city went from ‘moderate’ to ‘poor’ within a span of a few days #Delhi #NewsTracker #Mumbai #BMC #Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation #Malad #Prakash Javadekar #Mazagaon #Environment Protection Act #air quality index #Deonar fire #Deonar dumping ground #System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR)
BJP trying to take political mileage out of the Deonar fire issue: Shiv Sena

Mar 28, 2016

BJP trying to take political mileage out of the Deonar fire issue: Shiv Sena

Maharashtra Environment Minister and senior Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam alleged on Monday that the recent incidents of fire at the Deonar dumping ground were the "handiwork" of BJP and that the ruling party was trying to gain political mileage out of the issue. #Congress #BJP #TheySaidIt #Shiv Sena #BMC #Ramdas Kadam #Snehal Ambekar #Deonar fire
Deonar dumping ground fire: Residents demand immediate solution in protest at Azad Maidan

Mar 22, 2016

Deonar dumping ground fire: Residents demand immediate solution in protest at Azad Maidan

Amid rising health concerns over smog spreading in areas adjacent to the Deonar dumping ground where a fire broke out on Saturday emitting toxic gases, a large number of residents on Tuesday protested at Azad Maidan in Mumbai, demanding an immediate solution to the problem. #Mumbai #BMC #Azad Maidan #Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation #Smog #Deonar fire #Deonar