Free Press Journal
  • Thane’s first open art gallery welcomes budding artists

    Thane: Pokharn road walls in Thane are beautiful, decorated by paintings by various artists of city including students. The initiative started an year back was appreciated by many. Also the civic Corporation was impressed by these efforts of collective work and decide to give a space there for budding artists. Thus , on Saturday, the city witnessesd the launch of its first open art gallery.

  • BJP accuses TMC of trying to gag democracy in West Bengal

    New Delhi: The BJP today accused West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress of not allowing its workers to file their nomination papers for the panchayat elections and said it was trying to “gag democracy” in the state.

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    Bombay High Court disposes petition of sexual harassment on TMC chief Sanjeev Jaiswal

    Mumbai: In a breather to Thane Municipal Corporation Chief – Sanjeev Jaiswal, the Bombay High Court on Monday refused to issue any adverse directions against him. The HC even disposed of a petition accusing Jaiswal of subjecting a minor girl to sexual harassment. A division bench of Justice Rajendra Savant and Justice Sarang Kotwal was hearing a writ petition filed by activist Vikrant Karnik seeking directions against Jaiswal. The petition sought registration

  • Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day amid protests

    New Delhi: Opposition protests today forced the adjournment of proceedings in Rajya Sabha for the day without transaction of any business as members trooped into the Well and shouted slogans, drowning every other voice.

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    Thane: Activist protests outside TMC, demands apology from civic chief

    Thane: To be absent in the general body meeting that has been called by the Mayor, is an insult to the first citizen of city and hence the civic chief along with his officials should apologise, demanded an activist while standing outside the headquarters of Thane Municipal Corporation building.

  • Thane: TMC’s Phase I water transport to start from this year itself

    Thane: People travelling from Thane will soon be enjoying their first water travel as the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) has planned to start the first phase of water transport this year itself. Also the corporation is planning the joy rides on this route within next two months to get people familiar of this mode of transport. People travelling to Kalyan or Vasai can avail this facility.

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    Thane: TMC opposition parties decide not to join next budget meeting

    Thane: Opposition parties of Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) are now gearing up to get down on the road and oppose the civic administration and ruling party Shiv Sena, who they have blamed of not having hold on the administration. In a joint meeting held on Thursday, it was decided by the opposition parties that includes Congress-NCP alliance, not to participate in the meeting that will be held after budget by the civic

  • Thane Municipal Corporation aims to raise ‘Happiness Index’

    Bhayandar: Thane residents will be the happiest people staying in the country, claimed the new year’s budget of TMC. The main aim of this year’s budget will be to raise the ‘Happiness index’ of the city. To raise this index, the budget has included many projects such as global challenge fund, Radio school, Ray of light, skill development programme for all, Counseling centers for emotionally disturbed, smog free center.

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    Thane: Dosti Rental House residents stage protest over civic apathy

    Thane: The Gudhi is a symbol of prosperity and to welcome the new year that brings good luck, the Gudis are raised.  But, the Dosti Rental Colonies this year, in order to condemn the civic corporation’s negligence, raised the Gudi of inconvenience.

  • Thane residents will soon get cool air in houses through common gigantic air conditioning unit

    Thane: Thane residents will soon be able to use air-conditioning systems where ever they want to at a very affordable price. Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) will be the first ever ac-providing Corporation in the country. The TMC has been chosen as the first corporation in the country to implement District Cooling project in the city.

  • Sluggish response of TMC on solid waste management irks Bombay High Court

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board in its affidavit has stated clearly, the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) generates 800 metric tonnes (mt) of waste, of which only 60 mt is treated scientifically and 740 mt is dumped without any management. This is likely to damage the health of residents near the dumping grounds. Moreover, the TMC has asked for an extension till October 2019, to implement the order passed by the Bombay

  • Narendra Modi won’t remain PM in 2019, claims Trinamool Congress

    Kolkata: All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O’Brien on Sunday predicted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would deliver his last speech as the prime minister from the ramparts of Red Fort in Delhi on August 15, 2018.

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    Thane: TMC to take strict actions against tax evaders and officials who fail to collect the target

    Mumbai: Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) is all set to take strict actions against the tax evaders of city and this time the Corporation will not spare the civic officials also who fail the collect the target. The Municipal Commissioner’s orders are such and hence there is an unrest amongst the civic officials after the Saturday’s meeting.

  • Former Indian footballer Bhaichung Bhutia resigns from TMC

    New Delhi: Former Indian footballer Bhaichung Bhutia on Monday announced that he has resigned from All India Trinamool Congress party and is no longer associated with any political party.

  • Thane: Driverless travelling could soon be a reality in city

    A meeting which was held on Saturday between Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) and the Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA), where authorities made a presentation on Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) system.