South Mumbai residents protest against irregular water supply, suspect tanker mafia-administrators nexus
Locals from South Mumbai on Tuesday continued their protest in Marine Drive against the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) regarding the water supply that has been irregular for the past three months. According to reports, Cuffe Parade, Colaba and Churchgate are the worst hit in South Mumbai with the areas receiving very less water for the past three days.
The Bombay High Court permitted the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL) to carry out construction and other ancillary work for the Metro 3 project at Cuffe Parade in south Mumbai during night. But it asked the MMRCL to implement recommendations made by the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) on minimising noise pollution.
A 35-year-old man committed suicide in Mumbai after four persons assaulted him and forced him to lick a shoe on which one of accused had spit
In an order that will send shockwaves through politics in Maharashtra, the Bombay HC directed the demolition of the controversial Adarsh society in the plush Cuffe Parade area of Mumbai.
Mumbai is the 16th most expensive city globally in terms of owning a house but prime locations like Colaba, Cuffe Parade and Malabar Hills are no longer topping the residential price charts.<br />
According to CBRE, central business district of Nariman Point, Fort and Cuffe Parade saw sluggish transactions during the second quarter of the year.<br />
A 19-year-old girl, working as a domestic help at a diamond merchant's house here, was found dead, in what police suspect to be a case of suicide, a suggestion rejected by her family.
Economic slowdown has stalled businesses, and increased operational expenditure.India Inc's cost-cutting measures are having a trickle down effect on India's prime property locations too.