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Coronavirus in Mumbai: Time for Maximum City to get its mojo back, writes Sanjay Jha

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Time for Maximum City to get its mojo back, writes Sanjay Jha

Mumbai does not need to become a Shanghai. Mumbai just needs to find its soul. It must. It must dump political rhetoric and the bombastic...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Slums a big worry for BMC as S Ward reports 53 containment zones on May 13

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Slums a big worry for BMC as S Ward reports 53 containment zones on May 13

S-ward of eastern Mumba comprises Bhandup (east and west), Vikroli (east and west), Kanjurmarg (east) and Powai

Coronavirus outbreak in Mumbai: BMC has no plan to keep a check on cases in slums

Coronavirus outbreak in Mumbai: BMC has no plan to keep a check on cases in slums

While BMC in last two weeks implemented an elaborate plan to check every household in non-slum housing societies including prominent high...Read More

Kids from Mumbai slums shine after winning Street Child Cricket World Cup 2019 at Lord’s

Kids from Mumbai slums shine after winning Street Child Cricket World Cup 2019 at Lord’s

Four children from Mumbai came to limelight after their team won the Street Child Cricket World Cup 2019 at Lord’s cricket ground. The fi...Read More

Fire ravages two Mumbai slums

Fire ravages two Mumbai slums

Mumbai: A fire broke out in two slums in Bandra and Andheri suburbs on Tuesday reducing scores of hutments to ashes, officials here said,...Read More

Mumbai Slums! An intriguing tale of despair and hope

Mumbai Slums! An intriguing tale of despair and hope

Mumbai slums are a cliché of sorts; they are not just a Dickensian world of squalid despair, but also a place of optimism and enterprise....Read More

‘Positano’ of Mumbai: Ghatkopar slum gets a colourful makeover with ‘Chal Rang De’ initiative

‘Positano’ of Mumbai: Ghatkopar slum gets a colourful makeover with ‘Chal Rang De’ initiative

Mumbai: Mumbai’s Dedeepya Reddy, founder of ‘Chal Rang De’, with her unique initiative has transformed the Asalpha village in Ghatkopar, ...Read More

Mumbai: Two-year-old boy injured in Ghatkopar landslide as debris fall on house

Mumbai: Two-year-old boy injured in Ghatkopar landslide as debris fall on house

A two-year-old boy has sustained serious injuries after debris lying on the hill slope fell onto his house at Jagdusha Nagar slum in Ghat...Read More

Mumbai: Bandra slums move HC against demolition

Mumbai: Bandra slums move HC against demolition

Mumbai: Despite the Western Railways (WR) official notice to vacate their homes, slum-dwellers of Garib Nagar adjacent to Bandra east rai...Read More

Mumbai: MCGM blames MMRDA for Behrampada incident

Mumbai: MCGM blames MMRDA for Behrampada incident

Mumbai: Many parts of the area are under the railways and collector, and MMRDA is the special planning authority. Complaints regarding il...Read More

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Slums around Mumbai airports to get rehab

Mumbai : Meanwhile in the Council, Fadnavis said that slum dwellers staying around the airport will be rehabilitated in a radius of two t...Read More

Making music for Dharavi slum children

Making music for Dharavi slum children

Rubina Khan profiles Mewsic India Foundation that aims to set up Music Centres in Mumbai Slums.

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17 injured in fire in Mumbai slum

Mumbai: At least 17 people were injured and around 150 houses gutted in a major fire which broke out in a slum at suburban Bandra in the ...Read More

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Six killed in Mumbai slum fire

Mumbai: At least six people were killed and seven injured in a fire that  gutted over 50 hutments in southern Mumbai’s Mahim area early F...Read More

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