Eviction

  • Mumbai: BMC disconnects power supply to Campa Cola Society 23-06-2014 11:30 AM

    Mumbai: As scheduled, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials reached the Campa Cola Society on Monday morning and as promised, the residents let them enter the complex after a stand off of over three days. The BMC officials disconnected power supply to the illegal flats as part of the eviction process....
  • Mumbai: BMC officials to enter Campa Cola society to cut power, water supply today 23-06-2014 09:55 AM

    Mumbai: After a stand-off of two days, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials will finally be allowed to enter the Campa Cola compound on Monday. For the past two days, they had been facing stiff resistance from the residents. But finally, on Sunday, the residents caved in and said they will...
  • Day 3 of drama at Mumbai's Campa Cola society, eviction process to begin today 22-06-2014 07:26 AM

    Mumbai: It's the third day of drama at Mumbai's Campa Cola Society as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials will again reach the society compound on Sunday to begin the eviction process. On Saturday, the BMC failed to evict residents of the 102 illegal flats that are to be demolished by...
  • Campa Cola eviction: No success for BMC on day 2, officials leave empty-handed 21-06-2014 03:07 PM

    Mumbai: It was another unsuccessful day for the Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation as its officials left the Campa Cola compound after residents once again refused to let them in on Saturday. BMC officials say they will return on Sunday. There was high drama at the compound again on Saturday with BMC...
  • Mumbai: Campa Cola residents continue to resist eviction, block BMC's entry 21-06-2014 01:14 PM

    Mumbai: There were dramatic scenes once again at Mumbai's Campa Cola compound as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials returned for a second day on Saturday to begin the eviction process. But the officials have once again not been allowed to enter the compound. They tried to urge the residents to...
  • Corporation in a hurry to initiate demolition of Campa Cola flats: BMC ex-official 21-06-2014 11:30 AM

    Even as the residents of Mumbai's Campa Cola Society continue to fight eviction, the BMC has registered a case against them for unlawful assembly, wrongful restraint and obstructing a public servant from performing his duty. ...
  • Mumbai: BMC files case against Campa Cola residents for resisting eviction 21-06-2014 08:46 AM

    Mumbai: The face-off between the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and Mumbai's Campal Cola residents continues with none of the two willing to budge. The BMC has now registered a case against the Campa Cola residents at the Worli police station for unlawful assembly, wrongful restraint and obstructing a public servant from...
  • Mumbai: BMC officials return from Campa Cola Society as residents block their entry 20-06-2014 01:58 PM

    Mumbai: Prevented by the residents of Campa Cola Society from entering the compound, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials returned without beginning the eviction process. The officials said that they will report to their senior officers. "We will brief the senior officers and BMC commissioner on the ground situation and a...
  • Live: BMC officials return to Campa Cola society to carry out eviction 20-06-2014 09:19 AM

    It is the D-day for residents of the 102 illegal flats of Mumbai's Campa Cola compound. The Municipal Corporation will cut power, water and gas supply to the illegal flats as the deadline for the residents to vacate their homes ends on Friday. ...
  • Mumbai: With eviction set to begin, Campa Cola residents plan to form human chains 20-06-2014 09:19 AM

    Mumbai: It is the D-day for residents of the 102 illegal flats of Mumbai's Campa Cola compound. The Municipal Corporation will cut power, water and gas supply to the illegal flats as the deadline for the residents to vacate their homes ends on Friday. The residents are expected to protest...
  • LS polls: Evicted slum dwellers in Kolkata threaten to exercise NOTA option 21-04-2014 12:13 PM

    More than 300 families, who were evicted from a slum in the city's eastern part to make way for an upcoming flyover, have threatened to use the NOTA option in the Lok Sabha election if they are not rehabilitated by the state government. Almost all of the 383 families, who...
  • Salman Khan guided me like a big brother: VJ Andy 26-12-2013 09:35 AM

    New Delhi: VJ Andy, one of the strongest contenders of 'Bigg Boss - Saath 7', got evicted Wednesday as part of the mid-week elimination and says the show's format is such that the inmates find it difficult to trust anyone. Andy says the Bollywood superstar and the show's host Salman...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Armaan Kohli eliminated from the show 22-12-2013 10:20 AM

    New Delhi: Undoubtedly the most controversial contestants of 'Bigg Boss Season Saath 7', Armaan Kohli, said goodbye to the Bigg Boss house, just about 7 days before the show's Grand Finale. Armaan who was infamous for his short-temper had engaged in a series of conflicts during his stay in the...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Ratan Rajput evicted from the house 13-10-2013 10:24 AM

    New Delhi: TV star Ratan Rajput has become the fourth celebrity to be evicted from the Bigg Boss after staying in the house for 28 days. Rajput, who became a household name by starring in the serial 'Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo' and her 'Swayamvar' on TV, regrets participating...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Hazel Keech evicted from the house 22-09-2013 10:25 AM

    Mumbai: 'The Bodygaurd' actress Hazel Keech became the first contestant to get evicted from the 'Bigg Boss' season 7 after just one week on the show. The house in the reality show, where all 14 contestants are holed up for three months without any connectivity with the outside world, was...
  • Bigg Boss 6 Live Blog: Kashif, Rajeev nominated for the next eviction 14-10-2012 11:48 PM

    New Delhi: In the nomination episode on Sunday, Kashif Qureshi and Rajeev Paul were nominated for the next eviction. Either of the two will be seen leaving the Bigg Boss house next on Friday. Initially, Bigg Boss nominated everyone for the next eviction after Sidhu refused to participate in the...
  • Bigg Boss 6 Live Blog: Dinesh Yadav evicted from the Bigg Boss house 13-10-2012 12:05 AM

    New Delhi: Dinesh Lal Yadav alias Nirahua, the Bhojpuri singer and film actor, became the first contestant evicted from the Bigg Boss house on Friday. Dinesh Yadav received the lowest votes in comparison to Sapna Bhavnani, model Karishma Kotak and political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who were nominated with him on...
  • Gurukul lands: 1,500 face eviction in Hyderabad 17-09-2012 01:27 PM

    Hyderabad: About 1,500 people who are in occupation of Gurukul Trust lands in Ayyappa Society and other societies on the citys outskirts are likely to be evicted by the state government. Reason: they had not applied for regularisation of their sites. On the other hand, the lands of 2,787 applicants...
  • Bengal professor Partha Roy released on bail 17-04-2012 09:23 PM

    New Delhi: Internationally acclaimed scientist Partha Sarathi Roy, who was arrested along with six others "while participating in a peaceful protest against the eviction of slum dwellers of Nonandanga area (in east Kolkata)" on April 12, was on Tuesday released on bail. The six other activists, however, were not granted...
  • Mandeep apologised for sex query: Nihita Biswas 09-10-2011 12:56 PM

    New Delhi: When Nihita Biswas took the plunge to join 'Bigg Boss 5', she did expect to face a barrage of personal questions about her marriage to jailed conman Charles Sobhraj, but queries about her sex life was something she never expected. "I was expecting a lot of questions. I...
  • Abbas Kazmi first to be evicted from 'Bigg Boss' 08-10-2010 10:22 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai terror attack accused Mohammad Ajmal Kasab's former lawyer Abbas Kazmi became the first contestant to be evicted from the "Bigg Boss" house. Kazmi, who entered the "Bigg Boss 4" house in Lonavala with 13 other contestants, received the lowest votes in comparison to TV actress Sara Khan, model...