The traffic woes in Mumbai seem to be a never ending saga. But the solution to this could be a strong corridor. In this context, Ajoy Mehta, Municipal Commissioner, Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai, at an interactive meeting at Indian Merchant Chambers in Mumbai yesterday, pointed out to the 32 km coastal highway, stating that, “It is likely to get clearance soon”.
Solid waste management (SWM) is becoming an area of acute concern in India. A recent report submitted to the National Green Tribunal by the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF) revealed that nearly 76 per cent of all cities indiscriminately dump their solid waste in violation of the rules, which includes burning it in the open
A year after the Rs 150-crore de-silting scam, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has finally issued orders for blacklisting one of the 24 contractors found involved in the scam, which was unearthed in June 2015. The process of blacklisting contractors involved in the scam started in September 2015.
The Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index for July was at its lowest in the past eight years and demand took a deep dive owing to GST adjustments. By the deadline of August 25, over 36 lakh businesses had filed their GST returns.
After being delayed for nearly four years, Mumbai’s Development Plan (DP), which will determine the city’s land use and infrastructure development for the coming 20 years, has finally come into action.