Mumbai eateries see low footfall post-lockdown; staff, infrastructure constraints make road to recovery tougher
Due to an acute crunch in staff, several restaurant owners have asked their employees to return to Mumbai to ensure resumption of operation at the earliest
India has less than one medical doctor and three nurses per thousand people, the minimum recommended by the World Health Organization.
80-year-old man succumbed to COVID-19 at a private hospital and took the total death toll to eight.
Real estate developers having projects in Bengaluru will take the lowest time of 15 months to clear their unsold housing units, while builders in the Delhi-National Capital Region (Delhi-NCR) may take 44 months to sell surplus inventories, according to property consultant Anarock
Petroleum dealers' body asks fuel stations to close for 20 minutes to mourn Pulwama terror attack victims
CIPD secretary Ravi Shinde subsequently said that all petrol pumps in Maharashtra will remain closed from 7 to 7.30 pm and "no sell of petrol, diesel and any other fuel will be done". Petrol station lights will also remain off during the period
Union Budget allocates Rs 584 crore for Mumbai Urban Transport Project; several key railway plans to be expedited
Several key railway projects in the Mumbai region will be expedited with the Union Budget making sufficient provisions for the megapolis, railway officials said on Friday.
Nitin Gadkari launches Rs 1,600-cr road projects in Maharashtra; says work for Baroda-Mumbai highway to begin soon
Of the Rs 1,600 crore projects, the Vadape-Thane bypass project is worth Rs 1,183-crore and will be executed by MEP Infra on hybrid annuity mode.
Lodha Developers sells Rs 4,200 crore worth properties in April-Sepember; eyes Rs 9,000 crore sales in FY19
Lodha Developers has emerged as the biggest player in Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) with 18 percent market share in sales, its MD Abhishek Lodha said
Maharashtra dairy farmers call off strike after govt accepts key demand, hikes milk price to Rs 25 per litre from 21 July
An end to the four-day agitation by dairy farmers appeared in sight on Thursday, with the Maharashtra government announcing that it had accepted a key demand of the protesters.
Torrential rain battered Mumbai and its suburbs for the second day on Wednesday, causing massive disruption in flight operations
On the eve of the counting of votes for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) demanded that repolling be held in the areas where a large number of people could not exercise their franchise as their names did not figure in the voters' list.
Mumbai bats in the high league of the urban places. It has a huge population, although it is constrained when it comes to space. Its civic body has enormous financial resources, larger than several small states.
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Fadnavis while speaking during the Make in India week had said that developers' body MCHI-CREDAI has signed a pact to develop 5.69 lakh affordable houses in the MMR area with a proposed investment of Rs 1.10 lakh crore.
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has now spoken of making the larger Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) an ‘Economic Capital Region” without indicating fully what he meant by it. It would have been better if he had, because the old aspiration of Mumbai — a part of the MMR — to be a Hong Kong, a Singapore, a Shanghai, or even a financial centre has not been realised
State Transport Minister Diwakar Raote said the autorickshaws with women drivers will be either pink or saffron in colour in order to make it easier for commuters to make the distinction
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis made the announcement while launching its logo at the Sahyadri guest house on Friday.