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Top 5 crimes that shocked Mumbaikars in 2020

Top 5 crimes that shocked Mumbaikars in 2020

Heinous acts of crime have baffled not just the citizens, but the judicial system as well. Some of them so brutal that they put humanity ...Read More

State ranks second in Urban Governance Index published by Praja Foundation

State ranks second in Urban Governance Index published by Praja Foundation

Maharashtra has emerged to become the second best state in the Urban Governance Index (UGI) report card published by NGO Praja Foundation...Read More

Best and worst performing corporators hail from BJP, reveals Praja Foundation report

Best and worst performing corporators hail from BJP, reveals Praja Foundation report

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) corporators of the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) have emerged as the best and worst performing co...Read More

Vacant posts, unused funds lead to poor health infra in Mumbai: Praja Foundation

Vacant posts, unused funds lead to poor health infra in Mumbai: Praja Foundation

It has also highlighted the need to move beyond our response to the disease and implement policies for improving our public health system.

Provide existing affordable unsold housing stock to slum dwellers: Praja Foundation

Provide existing affordable unsold housing stock to slum dwellers: Praja Foundation

The Foundation unveiled its Working Paper on 'The Need for Affordable Housing for All: Recovery and Development in Maharashtra’s Cities P...Read More

Praja Foundation relates poor civic amenities to rise of corona

Praja Foundation relates poor civic amenities to rise of corona

According to the report, from January-December 2019, 30 days is an average time taken by BMC to look into a complaint and resolve it. The...Read More

Three years in a row, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences cases in city on a rise

Three years in a row, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences cases in city on a rise

Mumbai: The number of cases registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act has increased from 891 in 2015-1...Read More

Rape and molestation cases reported in Mumbai hit an all-time high: Report

Rape and molestation cases reported in Mumbai hit an all-time high: Report

Mumbai is considered to be one of the safest cities in India. But, a report shows that the number of rape and molestation cases reported ...Read More

Mumbai: Enrollment in civic schools falls by 24 percent, says report

Mumbai: Enrollment in civic schools falls by 24 percent, says report

Mumbai: The number of student enrolments in Mumbai’s civic schools has fallen by 24 per cent – from 4,04,251 in 2013-14 to 3,11,663 in 20...Read More

Mumbai: NGO raises questions over drop in malnourished BMC schools kids

Mumbai: NGO raises questions over drop in malnourished BMC schools kids

Mumbai: An Right To Information (RTI) query by the non-governmental organisation, Praja Foundation, on the health status of children in a...Read More

72 percent rape victims of 2016 in Mumbai are minors: Report

72 percent rape victims of 2016 in Mumbai are minors: Report

Mumbai: Seventy-two per cent of all rape cases registered in the city in 2016 had minors as victims, according to data from the annual re...Read More

BMC schools provide facilities, but not quality education: Praja Foundation survey

BMC schools provide facilities, but not quality education: Praja Foundation survey

Mumbai: In an effort to decrease dropout rate and increase enrolment in civic-run schools, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) h...Read More

Mumbai: BMC ‘blacklists’ Praja Foundation over ‘misleading’ health report

Mumbai: BMC ‘blacklists’ Praja Foundation over ‘misleading’ health report

Mumbai: The long-standing fight between Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Praja Foundation over a health report reached a crit...Read More

Mumbai MLAs’ poor report card: Lesser questions asked, dip in attendance

Mumbai MLAs’ poor report card: Lesser questions asked, dip in attendance

Mumbai: Out of 36 legislators of Mumbai, 32 have asked lesser questions in comparison to the previous year in the six-year term. This has...Read More

Mumbai: BMC refutes NGO report, which claims 18 die of TB every day

Mumbai: BMC refutes NGO report, which claims 18 die of TB every day

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has strongly refuted report of non-profit Praja Foundation’s assessment–made from th...Read More

Praja Foundation gets BMC notice for ‘misinterpreting’ facts

Praja Foundation gets BMC notice for ‘misinterpreting’ facts

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued a notice to NGO Praja Foundation for “misinterpreting” facts in its lates...Read More

Mumbai: BMC notice to Praja for misleading data

Mumbai: BMC notice to Praja for misleading data

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has served a notice to Praja Foundation, which had on Wednesday, in a press conferen...Read More

Mumbai: BMC should govern, not rule, says Praja Foundation

Mumbai: BMC should govern, not rule, says Praja Foundation

Mumbai : The major problem for all the civic problems in our city is that the administration in our city follows the policy ‘to rule and ...Read More

BMC has very little to show on public health: Praja Foundation

BMC has very little to show on public health: Praja Foundation

4 members of BMC’s public health committee have never asked a question in 2015-16. Also, 4 MLAs have not asked a single question on healt...Read More

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Corporators, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation out of sync with city woes!

Mumbai :  There is a “total disconnect” between the people’s representatives, municipal administration and the citizens over Mumbai’s civ...Read More

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