Plan to build Metro car shed at Aarey scrapped, cases against protesters to be dropped, says Uddhav Thackeray
Thackeray added that the project will be shifted to govt land in Kanjurmarg and that the land "will be available at zero rate"
Maharashtra government removes Ashwini Bhide as MD of MMRC amid controversy over Mumbai Metro-III car shed
Amid the ongoing controversy over the Aarey metro car shed for line-3 trains, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday stripped Ashwini Bhide from the post of Managing Director of Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation
Uddhav Thackeray orders withdrawal of cases against people who protested against refinery in Maharashtra's Nanar
The Sena had opposed the mega complex at Nanar, and Thackeray had promised to get these cases withdrawn at several poll rallies in the state.
Twitterati thanks CM Uddhav Thackeray for halting work at Aarey car shed; others blame him for 'slowing down' infrastructural projects
Not only this, on Sunday, CM announced that the state government has ordered the withdrawal of all cases filed against environmentalists during the agitations against the construction of Aarey metro car shed.
Earlier on Friday, an order to stop the work on the Aarey metro car shed project was passed by the newly formed government led by Uddhav Thackeray
Aarey protests: SC says no stay order on construction of metro car shed; clarifies that status quo only applicable to felling of trees
There is no stay on the construction of the Mumbai Metro car shed at Aarey Colony, the SC, clarifying that its status quo order is applicable only on felling of trees there.
Vikram Dhembare turns fallen leaves from Mumbai's Aarey Colony into art to raise awareness about climate change and try and save the remaining trees.
Maharashtra polls: Opposition on slippery ground in 75 coastal Konkan seats; PMC Bank scam, Aarey to dominate campaigns
The Konkan belt along the west coast of Maharashtra, which accounts for 75 assembly seats, will be a keenly watched battleground in the 21 October polls
Days after protests over tree cutting, prohibitory orders lifted as normalcy resumes in Mumbai's Aarey Colony
The police had imposed prohibitory orders in Aarey Colony under Section 144 of the CrPC on Saturday, following protests by activists against the felling of trees
Mumbai Aarey Forest protests Updates: AAP's Preeti Sharma Menon slams felling of 1,800 trees, says Shiv Sena only 'tweeting about issue'
Mumbai Aarey Forest protests Updates: Criticising the Shiv Sena for "just tweeting" about the cutting of trees in Aarey, AAP's Preeti Sharma Menon also hit out at Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and said that no other leader from any political party joined the protests till 10 am on Saturday
Aarey Colony protest: Mumbai Police arrest 29, cordon off area; protesters accuse cops of high-handedness
People protesting against cutting down of trees in Aarey Colony clashed with the police as 29 people were arrested.
Bombay HC refuses to declare Mumbai’s Aarey Colony a forest, dismisses petitions against felling of 2,700 trees
In a win for the BJP government in Maharashtra, the Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed all petitions against the cutting of 2,700 trees for the metro car shed and refused to declare Mumbai's Aarey Colony as a forest area,
Daily Bulletin: Aaditya Thackeray to file nomination from Mumbai's Worli today; Amit Shah to flag off New Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray to file his nomination for Assembly elections today; Indian Army to begin recruitment rallies for 2,780 vacancies in Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry regiment today; and more
Youth first: Aaditya Thackeray contesting Maharashtra Assembly polls reflects tectonic shift in Shiv Sena's strategy
The youngest Thackeray on Monday became the first to take a plunge into electoral politics, a move that is likely to alter the political landscape of the state, as the Yuva Sena chief, Aaditya seeks to take up causes that resonate with the youth ahead of the Maharashtra Assembly election.
On 29 August 2019, the BMC's Tree Authority, acting on a proposal by the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd, green-lit the felling of 2,702 trees in Aarey Colony. This is a look at the condemned trees.
Bombay HC defers hearing of petitions against Metro car shed in Mumbai's Aarey colony to 30 September
The Bombay High Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of a clutch of petitions against the proposed Metro car shed in Mumbai's Aarey colony and listed them for 30 September.
Fact-check on MMRC's claims over Aarey reveals gaping holes; activists, citizens protesting Metro-3 shed slam govt for 'propaganda'
‘The MMRC is spreading propaganda against Aarey, and we will fight against it’, was the general mood at a protest outside the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation’s office on Friday, a day after the civic body which is in charge of the multi-crore project published a full-page ad in at least 16 newspapers titled ‘The truth you should know’.
Aarey Metro row: Aditya Thackeray demands MMRCL MD Ashwini Bhide's transfer, claims corporation is against Mumbai citizens
Aaditya Thackeray sought transfer of MMRCL's MD Ashwini Bhide for not heeding the opposition to tree felling in Aarey Colony for Mumbai metro's car shed.
In the rising concrete jungle Mumbai might just remain greener. It looks like Aarey colony, one of the greenest spots in the city, has found a saviour. A seven member committee formed by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will decide whether a Metro car-shed be allowed to be constructed in Aarey colony or not.