Sharvari Patwa The Indian Express Group
Thursday 9 January '14Cash-rich BMC, with a budget of Rs 27,000 crore, is yet to renew the vehicle contracts that expired in April, last year.
Tuesday 7 January '14According to the BMC data, of the total 4,776 cellphone towers installed in the city, 76 per cent (3,618) are illegal, having come up without necessary permissions from the civic body’s building propo...
Thursday2 January '14Only two firms, Vonia Water India Private Ltd and Europe-based Suez Environment Pvt Ltd, have bid for the project so far.
Tuesday31 December '13From abusing a traffic cop or beating up a civic engineer, they were clearly on the rampage
Monday30 December '13The BMC has suggested uniforms with logos and training programmes for street vendors
Thursday26 December '13Builders’ body plans to file review petition in apex court
Wednesday25 December '13Currently, there is lack of clarity as to which guidelines will be finally implemented.
Tuesday24 December '13The proposal to provide WiFi coverage, which was among the promises made by Shiv Sena in the run-up to the civic elections last year, was now in its final stage.
Monday23 December '13Senior fire officials said the new uniforms are of international standard and used in Dubai, which experiences weather similar to Mumbai’s.
Thursday19 December '13A day after Supreme Court ruling, Sitaram Kunte says he has stopped clearing files.
Thursday19 December '13Redevelopment projects account for at least 60 per cent of building projects in the city.
Wednesday18 December '13Court had observed that the recreational space available at the ground level was reduced to a mere 7.7 per cent of the area.
Tuesday17 December '13BMC has also directed the residents to install smoke detectors and fire alarm system in the building.
Monday16 December '13The BMC is probing whether the flat owner had the permission to carry out renovation work.
Tuesday26 November '13This is in stark contrast to its previous DP of 1991, in which it had restricted development on either side.
Monday25 November '13The fire took place in the heart of the dense slum network at Backbay around 10.30 am after a gas cylinder blast.
Monday25 November '13The BMC has suggested that “inclusionary housing” as a policy be adopted to augment the need for affordable housing.
Monday25 November '13Over 60 per cent of the city’s population lives in these areas.
Friday22 November '13A 280-page ‘preparatory studies’ report of the BMC reveals these five wards have per capita recreational open space in excess of 2 sq m per person.
Thursday21 November '13Civic body suggests doubling of open space requirement, experts disagree.
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