Vikas Nag

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BMC

All eyes on Mayor as BJP targets Oppn berth in BMC

Mumbai: With the BJP expressing its intent to claim the leader of opposition berth in the civic body as the second largest party in the c...Read More

Mumbai: BMC likely to make separate toilets for transgenders

Mumbai: BMC likely to make separate toilets for transgenders

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has responded to Patel’s proposal of building separate toilets for the transgender at vario...Read More

Maha govt okayed 24x7 Mumbai life in haste: Activists

Maha govt okayed 24x7 Mumbai life in haste: Activists

Activists have alleged the state government has approved Mumbai life in haste and they have not specified any post-implementation

Despite revised fares, no. of bus passes declined: RTI

Despite revised fares, no. of bus passes declined: RTI

About 1.25 lakh people commute by BEST buses in the city. The city has total 3,198 BEST buses.

Night-life plans for city: Ex-top cops say study, prep required

Night-life plans for city: Ex-top cops say study, prep required

Mumbai: The state's tourism and environment minister Aadiya Thackeray's plans for a vibrant night life in the city by keeping eateries, t...Read More

Mumbai: ‘Study tours’ for BMC corporators are back

Mumbai: ‘Study tours’ for BMC corporators are back

FPJ has learnt that BMC’s Works Committee chairman Datta Pongade of the Shiv Sena recently proposed a study tour to Andaman and Nicobar I...Read More

Mumbai: Heads of BMC panels to get luxury cars

Mumbai: Heads of BMC panels to get luxury cars

BMC gives a car with driver to all the leaders and chairmen of various committees.

Mumbai: Now, pay less if you park illegally

Mumbai: Now, pay less if you park illegally

However, the new move has yet to mollify resident groups, who point to a lack of adequate parking infrastructure in the city.

Mumbai: Fire hydrants are vintage but ineffective

Mumbai: Fire hydrants are vintage but ineffective

Fire hydrants that were used to extinguish fire in Mumbai have been in existence since the time of the British era.

Shiv Sena leader opposes PUBG at IIT Techfest, moves Governor

Shiv Sena leader opposes PUBG at IIT Techfest, moves Governor

Nagare has written to the Governor demanding that the game be kept out of educational institutions after it found place in Indian Informa...Read More

Fire brigade's Plan B: Hydraulic dept to help it tap other water sources

Fire brigade's Plan B: Hydraulic dept to help it tap other water sources

Mumbai: Initiating yet another measure to cope with the increasing incidents of fire in the city, the fire department of the Brihanmumbai...Read More

Mumbai: Plans to open 26 new fire stations gather dust

Mumbai: Plans to open 26 new fire stations gather dust

With ever-increasing fire incidents, the workload is also increasing on the Mumbai Fire Department

Relax women, Ti-toilets on way

Relax women, Ti-toilets on way

Mumbai: There's some good news for women who struggle to find proper toilets in city. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will s...Read More

Delhi fire: Lessons for Mumbai

Delhi fire: Lessons for Mumbai

Even as it claims to be prepared for any such eventuality in the city, it has identified areas such as Bhendi Bazar, Kalbadevi, Bhuleshw...Read More

Mumbai fire dept 'nahi jaanta' whether Bigg Boss house has fire NOC

Mumbai fire dept 'nahi jaanta' whether Bigg Boss house has fire NOC

Mumbai: An advocate, Atal Bihari Dubey, filed a Right To Information (RTI) query on November 11, asking whether the house in the popular ...Read More

An autorickshaw driver, Satyavan Gite

Get a happy ride in this unique auto

For senior citizens, Gite does not charge anything up to a distance of one kilometre.

BEST launches ladies' specials from CSMT

BEST launches ladies' specials from CSMT

According to BEST officials, the ladies' special bus service will run between Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) and the Nationa...Read More

Maha govt formation: Fortifying for the finale but HC concerned

Maha govt formation: Fortifying for the finale but HC concerned

It’s for the second time since 1995 that a Shiv Sena Chief Minister is taking oath on Shiv Tirth.

Kishori Pednekar

Kishori Pednekar’s journey: From nursing Shiv Sena’s image in BMC to mayoral office

In the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, Pednekar was always the face the Shiv Sena presented to the media and on her part

BMC to discuss Mahim beach revamp today

BMC to discuss Mahim beach revamp today

Earlier, BMC floated tenders for construction of pavements, setting up of a garden, construction of a security wall for the police quarters

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