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    Mumbai: JNPT implements green initiatives

    Mumbai: The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) has prepared an action plan for green initiative which covers activities of the port including cargo handling, storing and evacuation. The port has also prepared and implemented the Environment Management and Monitoring Plan (EMMP).

  • Has fire destroyed 12L BMC files kept at Mahape storage centre?

    Mumbai : The Samajwadi Party (SP) corporator Rais Shaikh raised a point of order in the standing committee of the civic body on Saturday seeking clarification on whether the files kept in the Mahape storage centre, Navi Mumbai, had been destroyed in a fire.

  • Domestic help held for robbing Shiv Sena leader’s house

    Mumbai : The Rabale police have arrested a domestic help of Shiv Sena leader Vijay Chougule for stealing cash worth Rs 2.5 lakh and gold jewellery worth Rs.25 lakh from Chougule’s residence at Airoli in Navi Mumbai.

  • Domestic gems & jewellery sector to touch USD 100 bn by 2025

    Mumbai : The All India Gems & Jewellery Domestic Council on Thursday said it has set a target of USD 100 billion by 2025 for the domestic gems and jewellery sector. At present, the domestic gems and jewellery sector is estimated at USD 75 billion.

  • Navi Mumbai: 21-year-old woman molested at Turbhe railway station, accused held

    Mumbai: A 21-year-old woman was allegedly molested by a person at Mumbai railway station on Thursday. ASI D.K.Sharma, while analysing the CCTV footage, noticed that at about 11:25 a.m a man hugged a lady passenger. On suspicion, he immediately directed two officials to reach the spot.

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    Navi Mumbai tragedy: Mother, 5-year old daughter die after fire breaks out in Airoli

    Mumbai: A 24-year-old woman and her five-year-old daughter died due to suffocation after a fire broke out due to a short circuit on the ground floor of a fashion and beauty store in Sector 3 in Airoli, Navi Mumbai, in the wee hours of Thursday. Manju Araram Choudhary, along with her husband and deceased daughter Gayatri, stayed on the first floor above the novelty store owned by the family.

  • 22-km long Mumbai Trans-Harbour Sea Link to be ready by 2021

    The construction of the sea link is likely to begin by February end. The ambitious MTHL will cut down travel time between Mumbai and Navi Mumbai by 30 minutes. The project includes a six-lane bridge which would be at least 16.5km long creek bridge with 5.5km viaducts on land on either side.

  • Mumbai: Rajnish Rathore a heart patient reveals how running in marathons has helped him stay fit

    Mumbai: The story of 45-year- old data analyst from Navi Mumbai, Rajnish Rathore, who had a heart attack in 2008 and had to have an angioplasty, but is now a constant fixture in marathons organised in Mumbai is inspiring. “I signed up for the cardiac rehabilitation programme of the Asian Heart Institute and thanks to their training and guidance, have participated in every marathon in the city,” said Rathore.

  • Mumbai: Court directs pharma company to donate seized drugs to government-run hospitals

    Mumbai: In a one of its kind order, a civil court in Navi Mumbai has directed a Haryana-based pharma company to donate seized Ayurvedic drugs worth Rs 28 lakh to government-run hospitals. The court has also slapped a fine of Rs 10,000 on the company for violating the Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisements) Act, 1954.

  • Police orders renewal of licenses of orchestra bar in Navi Mumbai

    Mumbai: In view of the fire incident and death of 14 patrons at 1Above restaurant at Kamala mills, the Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner has ordered for renewal of licenses of the orchestra bars and hotels at Navi Mumbai. A No Objection Certificate (NOC) of the concerned Fire Department will be necessary. As per a release issued by the Navi Mumbai police, all bars, restaurants and malls should be fire compliant and safety

  • Mumbai: MbPT to build Rs 300 crore worth projects by June

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) is planning to open up a slew of citizen-focussed facilities being built at a cost of up to Rs 300 crore over the next six months, a top official has said.

  • Road connecting Thane-Navi Mumbai yet again damaged

    Thane: The road that connects to Thane from Navi Mumbai was about to give the best driving experience. The authorities promised so and had shut down the road for 5 days for the patch of Kalwa -Vitava road. The traffic was diverted through Airoli and people had to pay double toll while entering in Thane.

  • MMRDA to launch hybrid buses from January

    Mumbai : The office goers travelling to Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) from areas of western suburbs, Navi Mumbai and Thane will have a much-promised cool ride from the new year onwards. This will be possible as the air-conditioned hybrid buses are set to hit the streets in the first week of January 2018 after they are inaugurated by Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA).

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    API Ashwini Bidre kidnapping: Police arrest two from Sangli in connection with kidnapping

    Mumbai: A police team from Navi Mumbai has arrested two persons from Sangli in connection with the kidnapping of Assistant Police Inspector Ashwini Jaykumar Bidre. Bidre who was posted with the Protection of Civil Rights unit at Konkan Bhavan at Belapur has been missing from her residence at Roadpali at Kalamboli since April 15,2016.

  • Woman robbed, pushed off local train: man arrested

    Mumbai: A 27-year-old man was today arrested for allegedly robbing and pushing a young woman off the ladies compartment of a suburban train in Navi Mumbai on the night of December 3.