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Mumbai Rains: BMC, Railways blame Mithi river for flooding, chaos

Mumbai Rains: BMC, Railways blame Mithi river for flooding, chaos

The incessant rains bought maximum city, Mumbai, to its knees. But a day after the heavy rains, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (B...Read More

Families prepone Ganpati visarjan due to heavy rain in Mumbai

Families prepone Ganpati visarjan due to heavy rain in Mumbai

Incessant and heavy rain in Mumbai city not only affected the public transport services but also Ganeshotsav festival. Some families prep...Read More

Mumbai: BMC clears 6 six acres near Bandra reclamation, plants 2,000 trees as part of its urban forest project

Mumbai: BMC clears 6 six acres near Bandra reclamation, plants 2,000 trees as part of its urban forest project

On Wednesday, the BMC cleared six acres near Bandra reclamation along the Mithi River and planted 2,000 trees as part of its urban forest...Read More

BMC to spent Rs 21 crore to turn Mithi river into tourist spot

BMC to spent Rs 21 crore to turn Mithi river into tourist spot

Mumbai: Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has brought a proposal for the transformation of the Mithi river into a tourist spot. Th...Read More

Ashamed of Mumbai’s stinking seashores, Nitin Gadkari blasts Shiv Sena

Ashamed of Mumbai’s stinking seashores, Nitin Gadkari blasts Shiv Sena

Mumbai: Raising concern over the deteriorating condition of Mithi river in Mumbai and the Arabian sea, Union Minister for Transport Nitin...Read More

Clean up water bodies for alternative transport: Union minister Nitin Gadkari to Maha govt

Clean up water bodies for alternative transport: Union minister Nitin Gadkari to Maha govt

Mumbai: Raising concerns over the deteriorating condition of the Mithi river in Mumbai and the Arabian sea, shipping and transport minist...Read More

Mumbai: MMRDA plans to outsource Mithi river protection, development hangs in balance

Mumbai: MMRDA plans to outsource Mithi river protection, development hangs in balance

Mumbai: The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) plans to outsource the Mithi river protection and the development wo...Read More

Mumbai: Authorities turn blind eye as mass debris dumping goes on in mangrove areas

Mumbai: Authorities turn blind eye as mass debris dumping goes on in mangrove areas

Mumbai: Since last week, dumping of mass debris is being carried out along the Mahim Causeway coast to Bandra Reclamation. The same activ...Read More

Mumbai: BMC and MMRDA at loggerheads over Mithi river de-silting

Mumbai: BMC and MMRDA at loggerheads over Mithi river de-silting

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) are at loggerheads ov...Read More

Mumbai: BMC awaits green nod for second phase of Mithi rejuvenation project

Mumbai: BMC awaits green nod for second phase of Mithi rejuvenation project

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation(BMC) as part of its comprehensive programme to improve the quality of Mithi River has deci...Read More

W(h)ater we waiting for? Mumbai’s rivers need a lot more care

W(h)ater we waiting for? Mumbai’s rivers need a lot more care

Mumbai : Peeved at the sorry state of the rivers, Rajendra Singh, known as ‘Waterman of India’, said, “A river is like mother… They are n...Read More

To remove foul odour emanating from Mithi River, MMRDA to use ‘debris collection mechanism’

To remove foul odour emanating from Mithi River, MMRDA to use ‘debris collection mechanism’

Mumbai : The development of suburban areas along Mithi river in the past several years has drastically degraded its water quality. The ri...Read More

Mumbai: BMC panel to hear development plan for 3 plots by month-end

Mumbai: BMC panel to hear development plan for 3 plots by month-end

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) would soon start the hearing on Development Plan (DP) for three plots, primarily, 39...Read More

Supreme Court asks Maharashtra government to begin restoration work of Mithi river

Supreme Court asks Maharashtra government to begin restoration work of Mithi river

New Delhi: In view of the state government’s apathy towards restoring the Mithi river – which flooded Mumbai in 2005, killing more than 1...Read More

Mumbai: Mega ‘River March’ to save natural streams of the city

Mumbai: Mega ‘River March’ to save natural streams of the city

Mumbai: More than 12,000 people gathered for a two-day campaign to spread awareness about the sad state of the four natural streams of th...Read More

Mumbai: Locals turn Poisar river into a nullah

Mumbai: Locals turn Poisar river into a nullah

Mumbai: First was Mithi river which has been turned into a nullah, or a modern gutter. Same on the lines now the Poisar River at Kandival...Read More

Bombay High Court allows widening of bridges over Mithi River

Bombay High Court allows widening of bridges over Mithi River

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday granted permission to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to carry out the widening of the ...Read More

MPCB reveals water bodies in Mumbai highly polluted

MPCB reveals water bodies in Mumbai highly polluted

Mumbai: The figures from Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) who is monitoring the water quality in India under National Water Qua...Read More

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River pollution: HC directs MMRDA, MCGM to take remedial measures

Court raises concern about the problems of floods due to the ‘inaction’ of concerned authorities

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Revised draft DP 2034 torn and released in Mithi river

Mumbai: In a novel protest, DP sheets were torn and released in the Mithi river in a coffin on Friday. The protest was against the “error...Read More

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