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Dec 27, 2018
Nearly a year after Kamala Mills fire, BMC finds gross illegalities, violations in compound premisesThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), in its ongoing inspection of the Kamala Mills Compound premises, has found gross illegalities, including rampant floor space index (FSI) misuse, and amalgamation and alterations of balconies without permission in many units.
Sep 12, 2018
Maharashtra cabinet approves sops for institutions of eminence; IEDUs to be exempt of Agriculture Land Ceiling ActThe Maharashtra cabinet Tuesday approved several sops for setting up institutions of eminence deemed to be universities (IEDUs).
Jul 04, 2018
Forest Survey of India report claims rise in 'forest cover', experts call govt's definition used for measurement flawedA misrepresentation of the word "forest cover" has led to a flawed government conclusion that India’s forests grew by 6,778 square kilometres, say experts.
Jun 22, 2018
Mumbai's development plan to be put on hold: Error-ridden blueprint to upgrade city's infrastructure far from being finalisedWith discrepancies continuing to emerge and people continuing to raise objections, the issue of Mumbai's development plan is not winding down just yet.
Apr 29, 2018
BMC's new Mumbai development plan ignores the fact that affordability, not availability, is city's real problemThe BMC's new development plan for Mumbai has two incredulous assumptions: one, that by allowing builders to build more and ‘repopulate’ the island city, homes will become more affordable and two, that more commercial buildings will mean more jobs
Jan 20, 2018
Budget 2018: From industry status to single-window clearance, 6 demands from real estate sectorWith the hard decisions now taken, the Indian real estate sector fervently hopes that it is at the receiving end of the benevolence implied in a populist budget
May 16, 2017
Pakistan, India show improvement in index of fragile states, says reportPakistan has shown "significant improvement" in an index of fragile states, according to a new report.
Feb 21, 2017
BMC Election 2017: Unaffordable housing in Mumbai is something polls won’t changeThe rate of construction lags behind demand due to lack of funds and ill-thought policies and laws. What’s needed is the use of land more intensively, by reforming the land use policy, FSI, and developing a new underground mass transport system that would increase mobility in spite of high density.
Sep 20, 2016
Mumbai's housing crisis: Redevelopment of clusters to affect city's 'livability', reveals studyRecycling land to create housing stock is one way to solve the housing crisis in Mumbai. With high prices that show no signs of dipping, recycling is all that Mumbai has, being a city constrained by the sea, creeks and other cities bordering them.
Apr 18, 2016
Decongesting Mumbai: Loopholes remain in building height-road width formulaThe indiscriminate redevelopment without attending to the general area in which they are taken up has messed up Mumbai.