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  • 7 dead in a seven-storey building collapse in Mumbai 14-03-2014 11:26 PM

    Seven people were dead and five others were injured in a building collapse in Mumbai. Rescuers are working against the clock with more feared to be still trapped in the debris. The seven-storeyed structure was on the BMC's demolition list. ...
  • Mumbai: SC asks Campa Cola complex residents to vacate premises till May 31 19-11-2013 07:22 PM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the residents of the Campa Cola Housing Society to provide an undertaking that they will vacate the premises till May 31, 2014. After the complex was at the centre of an eviction row, the apex Court asked its residents to promise that the BMC...
  • Campa Cola demolition stayed: Will the all-powerful builder lobby get away? 13-11-2013 11:29 PM

    After two days of high drama, the residents of the Campa Cola society in Mumbai's Worli area can heave a sigh of relief after the Supreme Court stayed demolition of illegal flats at the complex. Even as the apex court took suo moto cognizance of the matter and passed an...
  • Drama at campa cola society ends as court stays demolition order 13-11-2013 10:56 PM

    After two days of high drama, the residents of the Campa Cola society in Mumbai's Worli area can heave a sigh of relief after the Supreme Court stayed demolition of illegal flats at the complex. Even as the apex court took suo moto cognizance of the matter and passed an...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 13-11-2013 10:06 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SC to hear Campa Cola case on Nov 19 13-11-2013 09:34 PM

    The Supreme Court will take up the demolition of flats at the Campa Cola complex in Mumbai on November 19. This after Attorney General Goolam E Vahanvati told the court that he will come out with a proposal to find a permanent solution to the Campa Cola society problem. The...
  • Campa Cola society residents get SC relief 13-11-2013 07:22 PM

    In a major relief to the residents of the Campa Cola society residents, the Supreme Court has stayed demolition of flats in the society. The matter will now be heard by the court on November 19. The apex court said that apart from legal issues there is an human angle...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 12-11-2013 11:30 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Campa Cola stand off: Are citizens paying a price for the builder-politician-official nexus? 12-11-2013 11:07 PM

    The stand-off between the Mumbai Police and the residents of the Campa Cola housing society took an ugly turn on Tuesday as the residents refused to let go of their homes, where they have been living for over 20 years. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials have now threatened to...
  • News 360: SC panel to probe allegation of harassment by retired judge 12-11-2013 10:01 PM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered a 3-member committee to be set up to probe allegations of sexual harassment against a former apex court judge. A woman lawyer had in a blog claimed that she was sexually assaulted by the judge in December 2012. ...
  • Residents of Campa Cola society fight for their home 12-11-2013 09:29 PM

    The stand-off between the Mumbai Police and the residents of the Campa Cola housing society took an ugly turn on Tuesday as the residents refused to let go of their homes, where they have been living for over 20 years. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials have now threatened to...
  • Mumbai: Police try to break lock at Campa Cola society, detain protesters 12-11-2013 02:22 PM

    The Mumbai Police on Tuesday tried to break the lock of the main entrance gate of the Campa Cola society. The police have also taken activists from the Shiv Sena and the BJP into preventive custody who were protesting outside the society. ...
  • BMC officials stopped from entering Campa Cola society in Mumbai 12-11-2013 01:05 PM

    Mumbai: Campa Cola society residents stopped the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials from entering into the compound to demolish the unauthorised flats on Tuesday. The residents locked the main entrance gate of the compound and denied entrance to the BMC officials. ...
  • Traffic disrupted as water pipe bursts in Girgaum Chowpatty 24-08-2013 05:14 PM

    Traffic has been hit on Girgaum Chowpatty after a water pipeline underneath a road burst, creating a crater. The road caved in affecting water supply to some parts of south Mumbai. Vehicular movement on one side of the road has been blocked by BMC officials who are changing the water...
  • CJ Show: Poor condition of municipal schools in Mumbai 19-08-2013 10:57 AM

    CJ Nitin Gadekar surveys the municipal schools in Mumbai to find out the abject condition of classroom's, lack of teachers and dilapidated infrastructure. Watch his to report to find more ...
  • Watch: Alert sounded in Mumbai as heavy rains continue to lash the city 24-07-2013 01:40 PM

    Normal life in Mumbai has been crippled as heavy rains continue to batter the city for the second day on Wednesday. The BMC on Wednesday issued advisory asking people to step out from their houses only if necessary. ...
  • Waterlogged streets, traffic jams: Is BMC prepared to fight rain misery? 10-06-2013 11:55 PM

    The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) preparedness is once again under question as the drop in temperatures has come with waterlogged streets, traffic jams and delayed train schedules. ...
  • FTN: Is the ban on lingerie mannequins paranoid moral policing? 29-05-2013 11:52 PM

    The Shiv Sena-run Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on Tuesday provisionally cleared a proposal banning the display of lingerie on mannequins in the city. ...
  • Mumbaikars slam BMC's approval to ban lingerie-clad mannequins 28-05-2013 11:58 PM

    The Shiv Sena-run Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has provisionally cleared a proposal banning the display of lingerie on mannequins in the city. The proposal seeks strict action against shopkeepers and hawkers who display such mannequins. ...
  • Removing mannequins won't reduce sex crimes: Mumbaikars 28-05-2013 10:03 PM

    The Shiv Sena-run Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on Tuesday provisionally cleared a proposal banning the display of lingerie on mannequins in the city. ...
  • Municipality as much at fault as builders for illegal construction: Khairnar 05-04-2013 08:34 PM

    A population spurt in the Mumbra-Kalwa belt in Thane district has led to a booming illegal construction business with an estimated 2 lakh unauthorized flats. Former BMC commissioner GR Khairnar spoke out after the building collapse and said that the municipal commissioners are as much culpable as the builders and...
  • Amitabh Bachchan inaugurates BMC's virtual classroom facility 24-01-2013 10:42 AM

    Amitabh Bachchan pledged his support to the cause of a clean Mumbai through BMC's latest clean up drive. ...
  • BMC seeks report on Yash Chopra's death due to dengue 23-10-2012 11:12 AM

    After filmmaker Yash Chopra's death put the focus on dengue in Mumbai, the BMC has asked Lilavati Hospital for a report on Chopra's death. The BMC says this would help in identifying measures to counter outbreak of dengue. The BMC also says they had found mosquitoes breeding at the offices...
  • Malaria on the rise, BMC ignores statistics 08-07-2011 08:59 AM

    Mumbai has seen a four-fold increase in rain-related diseases, while Municipal records show total apathy in health issues. ...
  • Mumbai: 90 per cent fire hydrants defunct 17-04-2011 10:12 AM

    Mumbai: There are ten thousand odd fire hydrants for Mumbai. But shockingly only a dismal 10 per cent actually work. Some were stolen, others were uprooted. Sources in the fire department say that in the event of a fire they lose response time because they have to leave the scene...
  • Adarsh scam: noose tightens around ex-BMC chief 16-03-2011 08:28 AM

    The FIR alleges Phatak illegally approved raising the height of the building from 97 meters to 107 meters. ...
  • BMC, Govt declare Mumbai fish safe to eat 17-08-2010 08:36 PM

    Ten days after the oil spill, Mumbai's city corporation, after testing 138 samples, has declared the fish extracted from sea as safe to eat. ...
  • Mumbai's old buildings a threat to lives 10-06-2010 12:48 PM

    And this even as the city prepares itself for the world's tallest residential tower. ...
  • In Sena's den, no takers for Marathi schools 09-02-2010 10:58 AM

    27 schools run by Shiv Sena led BMC shut down due to lack of students. ...
  • BMC ropes in Aamir Khan to help prevent suicides 20-01-2010 08:20 PM

    BMC hopes Aamir's filmi formula will strike a chord with distressed students. ...