Dipti Singh

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Dipti Singh has been a Journalist for 13 years. She is currently a Special Correspondent with The Free Press Journal, and reports extensively on issues related to civic affairs in Mumbai. Earlier in her reporting career, she has also covered the education beat.

Stories By Dipti Singh

No headmaster in 224 BMC schools for over a decade: Maharashtra Rajya Shikshak Parishad

No headmaster in 224 BMC schools for over a decade: Maharashtra Rajya Shikshak Parishad

Schools irked as no order from BMC to resume offline classes

Mumbai: BMC books deputy engineer, 2 others for giving illegal exemption from quarantine to international passengers

Mumbai: BMC books deputy engineer, 2 others for giving illegal exemption from quarantine to international passengers

MUMBAI: The BMC on Friday registered an FIR against its deputy engineer and two others on airport duty for taking bribes from incoming in...Read More

BJP locks horns with Sena over Vande Mataram  in BMC schools

BJP locks horns with Sena over Vande Mataram in BMC schools

Proposal to recite national song in civic schools mandatorily takes political turn

Mumbai: BMC answers FAQs pertaining to bird flu outbreak

Mumbai: BMC answers FAQs pertaining to bird flu outbreak

MUMBAI: Even as we are struggling to get back to normalcy amid the COVID-19 pandemic, bird flu, also known as Avian Influenza has gripped...Read More

Mumbai: BMC to auction properties of 50 tax defaulters

Mumbai: BMC to auction properties of 50 tax defaulters

Cracking down on property tax defaulters, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has given a final call to 50 defaulters who owe ar...Read More

Mumbai to remain warmer till January 14

Mumbai to remain warmer till January 14

The city may witness mercury dipping once again from the third week of January

Bird flu scare: Byculla zoo beefs up surveillance in aviary

Bird flu scare: Byculla zoo beefs up surveillance in aviary

The Centre on Sunday directed the zoo managements to submit a daily report to the Central Zoo Authority

Bird flu scare grips Chembur, Deonar residents

Bird flu scare grips Chembur, Deonar residents

Locals find more bird carcasses; BMC yet to issue any advisory

BMC issues guidelines to prevent bird flu outbreak after confirmed cases in Mumbai

BMC issues guidelines to prevent bird flu outbreak after confirmed cases in Mumbai

MUMBAI: After confirmation of positive samples of bird carcasses found in Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) issued an ...Read More

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Mumbai: Bird flu scare grips Chembur, Deonar residents; locals find more bird carcasses

MUMBAI: Amid bird flu scare, dead crows have triggered panic in areas of Deonar and Chembur. Soon after the reports of the dead crows fou...Read More

Three months on, sex workers yet to receive govt’s financial aid

Three months on, sex workers yet to receive govt’s financial aid

Several such women struggle to open bank account

Mumbai: Malabar hill viewing deck project moves a step ahead towards reality

Mumbai: Malabar hill viewing deck project moves a step ahead towards reality

The civic body has been awaiting a final go-ahead from the three-member high power committee appointed by the Bombay High Court and Mumba...Read More

Mumbai: United Christian Forum to field 25 candidates for upcoming BMC 2022 elections

Mumbai: United Christian Forum to field 25 candidates for upcoming BMC 2022 elections

The initiative will be supported by Mobai Gaothan Panchayat - a body representing Mumbai's East Indian Community

Demands for splitting bigger wards revived, as Mumbai civic body plans P East ward

Demands for splitting bigger wards revived, as Mumbai civic body plans P East ward

The BMC, too, is planning to redraw the boundaries of its 24 administrative wards to maintain both geographical and population balance

Mumbai’s air quality deteriorates further to its worst level so far this year

Mumbai’s air quality deteriorates further to its worst level so far this year

The AQI measured for Mumbai was 313 on Thursday and 319 on Friday, for Delhi it was 256 on Thursday and 221 on Friday, which falls in the...Read More

Stormwater drains cleaning in Mumbai likely to get delayed in 2021

Stormwater drains cleaning in Mumbai likely to get delayed in 2021

Tendering process has to be completed by December and works begin in March-April

Mumbai: 'Dabangg' actor Sonu Sood in trouble for turning residential building into hotel

Mumbai: 'Dabangg' actor Sonu Sood in trouble for turning residential building into hotel

In a police complaint against the actor, BMC has accused him of ignoring their notice and not abiding by the orders.

Mumbai: NGO urges govt to stop trash burning

Mumbai: NGO urges govt to stop trash burning

Sumaira Abdulali informs Aaditya Thackeray that Maharashtra has second highest air-pollution related deaths in India

Mumbai: BMC declares 206 private primary schools illegal

Mumbai: BMC declares 206 private primary schools illegal

Most of them are English medium, functioning without adequate infrastructure and teachers

Mumbai: BJP slams Shiv Sena, BMC over property tax waiver issue

Mumbai: BJP slams Shiv Sena, BMC over property tax waiver issue

BJP corporators stage a walkout; demand clarity on implementation of property tax waiver for houses measuring 500 sq. ft or less

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