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Water-logging in Dadar due to heavy rain

Heavy rains in the area have led to massive water-logging causing numerous problems to the commuters.

Shah Rukh Khan`s `Mannat` courts trouble once again

The badshah of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan has landed in a controversy yet again over an elevated ramp area outside his palatial abode - `Mannat` - at Bandstand, Mumbai. According to reports, the Bombay Municipal Corporation (BMC) has been flooded with complaints from the local residents, addressing their grievances over it.

Campa Cola society row: SC issues notice to BMC, Maha govt

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to explore the possibility of regularising the illegally constructed flats in South Mumbai`s Campa Cola Society, raising hopes for their owners after they filed a fresh petition before the apex court seeking relief.

Deputy Commissioner BMC warns Campa Cola residents not to create roadblocks

Deputy Commissioner of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Anand Waghlarkar on Sunday warned the residents of Campa Cola of facing serious repercussions if they continue to create roadblocks in BMC`s work.

Campa Cola society row: BMC begins eviction process, cuts utilities to illegal flats

After three days of stiff resistance, the residents of Campa Cola compound in south Mumbai on Monday opened the gates of their compound, letting in civic officials to disconnect water, gas and electricity supply to 96 illegal flats in the plush complex.

Campa Cola society makes U-turn, says it may file fresh conveyance plea

In a U-turn, the Campa Cola Housing Society here told the Bombay High court on Friday that it was ready to file a fresh plea for deemed land conveyance before the Deputy Registrar of Cooperative Societies and to make Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai a party.

Campa Cola society row: Demolition work postponed, BMC may forcefully evict residents today

The residents of Campa Cola society on Friday got breather of one more day as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials, after trying hard the entire day to get inside the premises peacefully and to demolish the illegal flats here following as per the Supreme Court order had to return back, saying that they will return tomorrow and may also use force if need.

BMC officer held for taking Rs 3 lakh bribe from octroi agent

A Vigilance officer with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation was caught red-handed by ACB sleuths here while accepting a bribe of Rs three lakh from an octroi agent.

Campa Cola society row: Bombay HC to hear pleas on `deemed conveyance` today

With just two more days left for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to start demolition of the illegal flats in the Campa Cola society in South Mumbai, the Bombay High Court is scheduled to hear two petitions in connection with the case on Wednesday.

Campa Cola society row: Bombay HC to hear pleas on `deemed conveyance` on June 18

The Bombay High Court will on Wednesday hear two petitions challenging an order of Deputy Registrar of Cooperative Housing Societies granting `Deemed Conveyance` of land and buildings in favour of six societies in the Campa Cola compound in Worli here.

Demolition of illegal flats in Campa Cola society to be filmed: BMC

The demolition of illegal flats in Campa Cola compound beginning June 20 will be filmed and used as proof against the residents if they offer resistance, the city`s municipal body said on Tuesday.

Will `illegal` residents of Campa Cola Society be evicted today?

Days after they failed to get any relief from the Supreme Court, hundreds of illegal residents of the Campa Cola Society in South Mumbai now face eviction by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).

Number of vehicles on roads should be regulated: HC

Bombay High Court asked the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and other authorities to consider regulating the number of vehicles on the road and imposing cost for parking on the roadside.

BMC issues notices to attach politicos` flats for unpaid dues

BMC issued notices today warning that properties of Worli-based Sukhada and Shubhada housing societies, in which local political bigwigs possess flats, would be attached if dues of over Rs 10 crore are not cleared.

HC asks BMC to register street vendors, hawkers in 4 months

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed the BMC to initiate and complete the process of registration of street vendors and hawkers within four-month time stipulated by Supreme Court last year.

Congress promises free power for poor as campaigning ends today

With the high voltage campaigning for the January 8 elections to the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation ending on Monday, opposition Congress promised free power to the people living below poverty line while ruling BJD assured voters of overall development.

Supreme Court tells Campa Cola residents to move out by May 31, 2014

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered that residents of unauthorised flats in Campa Cola compound in Mumbai will have to vacate their premises by May 31, 2014.

Campa Cola row: Post SC stay, BMC exploring options to rehabilitate residents

With the Supreme Court staying the demolition of the illegal flats built on the Campa Cola compound in south Mumbai`s posh Worli area, the BMC is now exploring options to rehabilitate the owners of these apartments.

Campa Cola residents wage do-or-die battle as BMC begins eviction

Hundreds of residents of the Campa Cola Compound residential society in South Mumbai`s posh Worli area are waging a do-or-die battle as the civic authorities began the process of demolishing their illegal apartments on Tusday.

NCP against using `Hindu Hriday Samraat` in BMC hospital name

NCP on Thursday opposed the use of `Hindu Hriday Samraat`, the epithet for late Shiv Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray, in naming BMC`s newly-built trauma care hospital at suburban Jogeshwari here.